Sale To Be Held at: Porters Fire Co. 1199 Porters Rd. Spring Grove, Pa. 17362
Sale for Dr. Robert “Bob” Martin of Hanover Pa. & Fine Private Collection from Frederick Md.
From Square at Hanover, Pa. follow York St.-Rt.116E approx. 5 miles. Turn right onto Porters Road. Follow approx. 1 mile to fire hall on left. From York Pa. take Rt. 30 West to Rt. 116. Follow Rt. 116 West 8.4 miles. Turn left onto Porters Rd. Follow Porters Rd. approx. 1 mile to Porters Fire Co. on left.
Sale Preview:Friday July 13 = 5 p.m. - 7 p.m.
Please Note: Plan to attend this great auction with mostly 18th & 19th century period antiques. Dr. Martin & his late wife Martha were a staple in the Hanover community. Mr. & Mrs. Martin was active in the Hanover Historical Society & various other organizations. Mr. Martin was a successful dentist for many years. He had a strong interest in collecting & dealing in early American antiques. Due to downsizing we will be selling the balance of his antique collection which includes approx. 375 lots. Also selling a fine private collection from Frederick Md. which includes approx. 125 lots. This auction will feature mostly 18th & 19th century antiques.
Brief Listing: Outstanding banner weathervane, early eagle weathervane, RARE Rowsell’s pat. stereo-Graphoscope, early furniture, circa. 1820 militia outfit signed “Capt. S.W. Parsons”, firearms including early long rifles to Civil War era, Civil War sword, early 10 cent Play-Boy table model arcade pinball machine, early lighting, hearth accessories, wrought iron, tinware, 2 copper tea kettles, pewter, wooden firkins, 2 early framed looking glass, early door locks & latches, hinges, primitive wooden mouse trap, redware, 2 samplers, braided mats, quilts, rugs, very good early Currier & Ives, early reverse painting of a princess wearing a feathered headband, fine early wooden paint decorated bonnet or brides box, books, much more.
Doors Open Day of Auction at 7:15 a.m., Good Food Concession, Plenty of Parking, Plan to Attend & Spend The Day!!
Sale Preview: Fri. July 13 = 5 p.m. - 7 p.m.
SALE TERMS: 6% Sales Tax to be applied. 10% Buyers Premium for cash & Pa. Local checks only & 3% Administrative fee in addition when paying w/ credit card.