ONLINE AUCTION | April. 29 12:00pm - May. 9 1:00pm

COLLECTOR AUCTION

Buyer's Premium: 

22% (2% discount for payments by cash or debit only - no discount for credit card or e-Transfer payments)

A unique selection highlighted by a collection of indigenous items (Pacific Coast drums, handwoven baskets and rugs including a 1920 Santa Fe Chimayo), vintage games table, advertising pieces, MCM furniture, crystal including Waterford, antique Canadian ship's navigation light, Tiffany style lamps, ceramics, artwork and much more of interest.

A sincere effort has been made to catalogue or photograph any major flaws; however, everything must be offered "as is".  Viewing in person is strongly recommended and condition reports are always available by telephone or email.  

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3301

GAMES TABLE

Vintage octagon-shaped poker/games table with an intricately carved single pedestal base; the table will comfortably fit 8 players, each section with an insert for poker chips and 2 cup holders (16

Current Bid: $110
3302

COCA-COLA COOLER

Modern Coca-Cola icebox cooler in the vintage style on four caster wheels, folding/removable lid, towel bar and bottle opener; purchased new in 2021 for $400.00 and never used

Current Bid: $149
3303

DOMINION AUTOMOBILE ASSOCIATION SIGN

Double-sided DAA advertising sign, produced in 1976 by Wright Metal Signed Ltd - 55.2 x 59.7cm (21 3/4 x 23 1/2in)

Current Bid: $200
3304

LABATT'S WALL CLOCK

"Ask for Labatt's" wall clock with porcelain face and wood casing, circa 1940's - 41.9cm (16 1/2in) diameter, working condition

Current Bid: $200
3305

TORONTO STAR NEWSPAPER STAND

Vintage metal newspaper stand, height 78.7cm (31in), width 48.3cm (19in)

Current Bid: $25
3306

7UP CRATE

Vintage 7up wood bottle crate - 33 x 19.1 x 20.3cm (13 x 7 1/2in x 8in)

Current Bid: $35
3307

ART DECO ASHTRAY

Antique "bowling ball" movable ashtray with chrome fittings (showing wear), height 63.5cm (25in)

Current Bid: $89
3308

EARLY AMERICAN ODOMETER

Vintage McDonnell, Chicago speed indicator odometer - length 6.4cm (2 1/2in)

Current Bid: $15
3309

EQUINOCTIAL COMPASS/SUNDIAL

Modern reproduction brass example measuring approximately 11.4cm (4 1/2in) diameter, in fitted wood box

Current Bid: $82
3310

ROYAL NAVY REGIMENTAL BUTTONS

Assorted antique buttons

Current Bid: $20
3311

ANTIQUE BURL WALNUT BOX

19th century burl walnut jewellery/trinket box with metal fittings, 7.6 x 20.3 x 13.3cm (3 x 8 x 5 1/4in) - no key and will not close properly, some restoration required

Current Bid: $45
3312

SEWING IMPLEMENTS

Assorted lot of vintage wooden weaving pins, most have been decorated with beads

Current Bid: $171
3313

MCM TEAK END TABLE

Quality teak end table with single drawer and in excellent condition - height 18 1/2in, width 19in, depth 26 1/2in

Current Bid: $75
3314

TIFFANY STYLE TABLE LAMP

Vintage opalescent stained glass shade on period art deco lamp base, overall height 71.1cm (28in)

Current Bid: $110
3315

LARGE CRYSTAL BOWL

Quality cut crystal deco bowl, height 16.5cm (6 1/2in), diameter 26cm (10 1/4in)

Current Bid: $53
3316

CARVED HEDIAO NUTS

Six intricately hand-carved walnut Hediao, or "uncanny work of art" with the traditional miniature loon Buddha design in wicker basket; attributed to 20th century Chinese; each approximat

Current Bid: $10
3317

PAIR ART DECO BOUDOIR LAMPS

Pair vintage soapstone table lamps, each 25.4cm (10in) to top of socket

Current Bid: $25
3318

WATERFORD CRYSTAL

Five pieces of Waterford crystal including three Tall Colleen champagne/sherbet cups - 9.5cm to 11.4cm (3 3/4in to 4 1/2in) high

Current Bid: $155
3319

TIFFANY STYLE TABLE LAMP

With multi-coloured stained glass shade, height 52.1cm (20 1/2in)

Current Bid: $75
3320

SHIP'S NAVIGATION LIGHT

Antique copper nautical masthead light, produced by Metal Industries Ltd., Hamilton - height to top of handle 47cm (18 1/2in)

Current Bid: $850
3321

ACOUSTIC GUITAR

Framus, West German acoustic guitar with guitar case - length 98.4cm (38 3/4in)

Current Bid: $85
3322

MCM TEAK COFFEE TABLE

Height 17in, width 29 1/2in, depth 29 1/2in - some surface wear

Current Bid: $55
3323

PACIFIC COAST TLINGIT DRUM

Vintage drum hand-painted in frog motif, in excellent condition and includes beater; signed Jeri Nordstrom and dated 2007; diameter 50.8cm (20in)

Current Bid: $310
3324

SOUTH WESTERN INDIGENOUS TAHOE DRUM

Hand-painted with turtle motif, in excellent condition and includes beater - diameter 25.4cm (10in)

Current Bid: $95
3325

SOUTH WESTERN INDIGENOUS TAHOE DRUM

Hand-painted with horse motif, in excellent condition and includes beater - diameter 25.4cm (10in)

Current Bid: $173
3326

CLARENCE TRUMEN WHITE WEST COAST DRUM

Vintage Clarence Truman White West Coast Raven Clan hoop drum with beater, in excellent condition and measuring 24.8cm (9 3/4in) diameter; also included is the 1985 Bio Certificate

Current Bid: $195
3327

SIX NATIONS CURLY BASKET

Vintage Six Nations curly trinket basket with lid, diameter 11.4cm (4 1/2in)

Current Bid: $30
3328

RARE STEVE SMITH HANGING PLANTER

Steve Smith Talking Earth vintage ceramic hanging planter, signed on base, diameter 17.8cm (7in); height when fully extended 61cm (24in); this is an extremely rare item

Current Bid: $155
3329

IROQUOIS BIRCH BARK BASKET

Folded birch bark basket with lid decorated in classic leaf pattern, width approximately 12.7cm (5in), height 9.5cm (3 3/4in)

Current Bid: $95
3330

SOUTH WESTERN HANGING BASKET

Contemporary Indigenous basket detailed with feather, blue beads, leather and silver toned concho - height to top of handle 30.5cm (12in)

Current Bid: $10
3331

SIX NATIONS HANGING SPLINT BASKET

Vintage example in excellent condition, height 24.1cm (9 1/2in), width 26.7cm (10 1/2in)

Current Bid: $30
3332

ANTIQUE SANTA FE CHIMAYO RUG

Handwoven Chimayo rug circa 1920, in excellent condition - approximately 80 x 50in; Note: the consignor informed Gardner's that this was purchased in Santa Fe, New Mexico in 1995, and the age of th

Current Bid: $989
3333

VINTAGE NAVAJO SADDLE BLANKET

Double saddle blanket in horizontal stripe with chevron corner accents - a minor surface mark (not wear) on one side only, in very good condition; approximately 60 x 28in

Current Bid: $135
3334

FIGURAL OIL LAMP

Vintage brass oil lamp affixed to painted tin figure, height 81.3cm (32in)

Current Bid: $31
3335

CANADA DRY THERMOMETER

Vintage Canada Dry thermometer with plexiglass face, made in the USA - diameter 31.8cm (12 1/2in)

Current Bid: $50
3336

7UP ADVERTISING SIGN

Vintage tin 7up advertising sign, made in Canada, 1966 - 71.1 x 50.8cm (28 x 20in) - new old stock in near mint condition

Current Bid: $250
3337

TABLE-TOP HOCKEY GAME

"Pro Hockey", made in Canada by Eagle Toys circa 1950's, 91.4 x 41.3cm (36 x 16 1/4in)

Current Bid: $40
3338

MECHANICAL WINCH

Champion 2000 lb utility winch found new in box

Current Bid: $55
3339

THREE KOSTA BODA CANDLEHOLDERS

All three signed on base, tallest 12.7cm (5in)

Current Bid: $35
3340

PAIR GEODE BOOKENDS

Pair unique bookends, each 13.3cm (5 1/4in) high

Current Bid: $85
3341

GERMAN TRAIN SET

Vintage Marklin, German train set comprising eight rolling stock, model tower and track

Current Bid: $108
3342

TWO ART GLASS SCULPTURES

Both signed for Kosta Boda, including a bear and etched ship iceberg sculpture - height 9.5cm (3 3/4in) and 18.4cm (7 1/4in)

Current Bid: $35
3343

STAMP COLLECTION

Comprising four stamp albums and box with a large assortment of loose Canadian and world stamps

Current Bid: $85
3344

TWO SIGNED POTTERY BOWLS

Two glazed pottery bowls, both signed on base - diameter for each approximately 25.4cm (10in)

Current Bid: $20
3345

MCM GLASSWARE

Six wine glasses, five shot glasses (Kosta Boda "Pippi"), along with a crystal sherry

Current Bid: $10
3346

BOWL/ COLLECTIBLES

Danish stainless steel bowl with collectibles inside including flasks, travel binoculars, medical devices, Swedish gold-plated wine pourer (Mr.

Current Bid: $48
3347

CHINA & PORCELAIN

Including a Delft (Holland) decanter set and shaker set, Royal Worcester Evesham, Herend and Royal Crown Derby bowls

Current Bid: $33
3348

PROJECTOR & SCREEN

Rollei P350 autofocus projector and projection screen, both with original boxes

Current Bid: $90
3349

COLLECTOR PLATES & DECORATIONS

Including two Royal Doulton collector plates, four Paddington Bear plates, two Swedish plates and assorted Christmas tree decorations

Current Bid: $82
3350

MARKLIN TRAIN SET

Vintage Marklin, German train set including a train engine and four stock cars in original packaging; together with assorted track (most in original boxes) and circuits

Current Bid: $205
3351

ORANGE CRUSH CHALKBOARD

Vintage Orange Crush advertising chalkboard, 69.9 x 49.5cm (27 1/2 x 19 1/2in) - please note rust and wear

Current Bid: $40
3352

RARE BRITISH RAILWAY POSTER

"Dryburgh Abbey", antique lithographed railway poster, sight 88.9cm x 1.26m (35 x 49 1/2in) - please note wear

Current Bid: $10
3353

CHARCUTERIE BOARD

Hand-carved charcuterie board with handle by Frank Pereira (Spanish/Canadian artist), length 85.1cm (33 1/2in)

Current Bid: $55
3354

SHIP MODEL

Hand-carved ship model by Frank Pereira (Spanish/Canadian artist), height 81.3cm (32in)

Current Bid: $75
3355

FUNKY MCM TABLE LAMP

Overall height including shade 73cm (28 3/4in)

Current Bid: $20
3356

VINTAGE COOLER

Poloron "Coolerama" cooler with litho design, 27.9 x 39.4 x 22.9cm (11 x 15 1/2 x 9in)

Current Bid: $37
3357

ANDY WARHOL SOUP CANS

Set of four Campbell's Soup cans with Andy Warhol design

Current Bid: $81
3358

CAMPBELL'S SOUP COLLECTOR SET

Campbell's Soup 125th anniversary (1994) wood crate with four vintage soup can/banks and horse and wagon - the crate measures 24.1 x 36.8 x 23.5cm (9 1/2 x 14 1/2 x 9 1/4in)

Current Bid: $62
3359

GONE WITH THE WIND STYLE LAMP

Antique table lamp with globe and chimney, height 44.5cm (17 1/2in)

Current Bid: $85
3360

VINTAGE KITCHEN ITEMS

Including vases, shakers, etc.

Current Bid: $21
3361

1965 ADVERTISING CALENDAR

Vintage 1965 Frisco Train calendar, 55.9 x 71.1cm (22 x 28in) - lithographed by Buxton and Skinner, St. Louis

Current Bid: $23
3362

FLATWARE IN CANTEEN

Assorted nickel-plated flatware in canteen

Current Bid: $75
3363

ANTIQUE PULLEY

Antique cast iron pulley, 25.4cm (10in) high x 15.2cm (6in) wide

Current Bid: $20
3364

ROCK & POP RECORD ALBUMS

35 total including The Beatles, Eagles and Deep Purple

Current Bid: $175
3365

PAIR ASIAN TABLE LAMPS

Pair vintage hand-painted vases later converted to table lamps, height to top of finial 54.6cm (21 1/2in)

Current Bid: $85
3366

LIZ MITTEN RYAN PRINT

Titled "Unbridled", pencil signed lower right, limited edition print numbered 173/2008, image size 50.8 x 76.2cm (20 x 30in) - professionally framed and matted

Current Bid: $65
3367

TINS, VINTAGE KITCHEN ITEMS, ETC.

6 collector tins, two vintage kitchen sifters and three wooden implements

Current Bid: $15
3368

TWO ORNATE TABLE LAMPS

Gone with the Wind style with clear glass shades (one with old repair), on ornate brass bases - height for each approximately 50.8cm (20in)

Current Bid: $66
3369

LOUISVILLE SLUGGER BASEBALL BAT

Vintage Brook Jacoby Louisville Slugger baseball bat, affixed to a 13.3cm x 1.09m (5 1/4 x 43in) backboard for wall display; note the baseball was broken/split during a game 

Current Bid: $15
3370

YACHTS OF THE AMERICA'S CUP PRINT

"The Schooner" by Tim Thompson, special edition print, image size 38.1 x 53.3cm (15 x 21in) - frame outer dimensions 62.9 x 78.1cm (24 3/4 x 30 3/4in)

Starting Bid: $10
3371

TWO BRASS TABLE LAMPS

Quality vintage examples including double-light and tri-light, height to top of finial 58.4in (23in) and 66cm (26in)

Current Bid: $26
3372

TWO NOSTALGIC PRINTS

Including a framed poster for Detroit's Gold Cup, frame outer dimensions 97.8 x 67.3cm (38 1/2 x 26 1/2in); "Canada Pavilion 1986" by Thomas J.

Current Bid: $10
3373

TWO ANTIQUE CHINESE RICE BASKETS

Two large handwoven green and yellow rice baskets, one with writing on the side of handle, height for each 61cm (24in)

Current Bid: $227
3374

THREE CANDLEHOLDERS

Set of three heavy cut glass candleholders, varying in size from 17.8in (7in) to 27.9cm (11in) - one with chipped corner

Current Bid: $85
3375

PRIMITIVE WATER JUG

Museum-quality oak water jug with brass fittings, height to top of spout 48.3cm (19in)

Current Bid: $170
3376

MCM TABLE LAMP

Ceramic table lamp with walnut base and original shade - overall height 1.02m (40in)

Current Bid: $55
3377

PAIR ART GLASS VOTIVE HOLDERS

Pair blue art glass votive/candle holders, each measuring 22.9cm (9in) high

Current Bid: $30
3378

PRIMITIVE BASKET

Early handmade basket with metal fittings appearing to date to the 19th century or earlier, height to top of handle 50.8cm (20in)

Current Bid: $30
3379

CURIOS

Including a primitive wood and metal scoop, two antique bottles, "Raisins" canister and Beth Gaffney collector plate

Current Bid: $26
3380

CONTEMPORARY OIL PAINTING

Painted after Van Gogh, unsigned, acrylic on panel, 63.5 x 96.5cm (25 x 38in)

Current Bid: $95
3381

MILK GLASS TABLE LAMP

Vintage table lamp with interesting "tree and leaf" design, height to top of finial 58.4cm (23in)

Current Bid: $55
3382

ANSEL ADAMS PRINT

Black and white framed print/poster, "Yosemite Nation Park Centennial, 1890-1990", frame outer dimensions 90.2 x 62.9cm (35 1/2 x 24 3/4in)

Current Bid: $120
3383

FISHING CREEL

Antique wicker creel with shoulder strap, height 19.1cm (7 1/2in), width 35.6cm (14in)

Current Bid: $54
3384

FLY FISHING BOOKS

A nice lot of excellent fly fishing books including well-known authors Gary Borger, John Gierach and Canada's own Robert H. Jones

Current Bid: $36
3385

OIL LAMP

Rayo oil lamp with milk glass shade and original signed Aladdin chimney - overall height 59.7cm (23 1/2in)

Current Bid: $47
3386

1851 JOHN TALLIS WEST CANADA MAP

John Tallis and Company 1851 map "West Canada", sight 25.4 x 33cm (10 x 13in); illustration by H. Warren and engraved by Robert Wallis

Current Bid: $250
3387

VINTAGE SLEIGH BELLS

Set of four brass sleigh bells on leather strap

Current Bid: $55
3388

ANTLERS

15 assorted deer antlers in various sizes

Current Bid: $170
3389

VERN THOMAS SAND PAINTING

Titled verso "Morning Singer Kachina", signed lower right and verso, original American South West sand painting, sight 29.2cm (11 1/2in) square; frame outer dimensions 35.6cm (14in) squar

Current Bid: $15
3390

PAIR JOHN TALLIS MAPS

Pair antique Eastern and Western Hemisphere maps, housed in matching 34.3 x 44.5cm (13 1/2 x 17 1/2in) oak frames; illustrations by H. Warren and engraved by J. Rogers

Current Bid: $130
3391

TURKEY FOOT OIL LAMP

Antique glass "turkey foot" oil lamp with burner and chimney, plus an extra chimney - height 46.4cm (18 1/4in)

Current Bid: $35
3392

1856 HAMILTON ENGRAVING

"Hamilton, Canada West from the Mountains", 1856 engraving in colours, sight 17.8 x 24.1cm (7 x 9 1/2in); frame outer dimensions 45.7 x 52.1cm (18 x 20 1/2in)

Current Bid: $50
3393

VINTAGE STEREO EQUIPMENT

Including a vintage Rotel receiver and pair Energy speakers - working order

Current Bid: $85
3394

CELINE NINGORK PAINTING

"Untitled: Bear and Seal", signed with syllabics lower right, also signed and inscribed "Pelly Bay" verso, felt pen drawing on paper, 22.2 x 29.8cm (8 3/4 x 11 3/4in) - unframed

Current Bid: $30
3395

TWO DAMIAN LIDGARD PHOTOGRAPHS

Pair of framed photos of famed sable ponies by well-known photographer Damian Lidgard, sight 11.4 x 16.5cm (4 1/2 x 6 1/2in) and 16.5 x 11.4cm (6 1/2 x 4 1/2in)

Current Bid: $40
3396

TWO OIL LAMPS

Two antique oil lamps with transferred floral decoration, height 49.5cm (19 1/2in) and 55.9cm (22in); small rim chips on shade

Current Bid: $80
3397

TRIPOD & LEVEL

Vintage Velbon CX 586 camera tripod with case, and an antique Canadian wood level

Current Bid: $30
3398

MOVIE COLLECTION

Assorted DVD's and VHS including The Godfather and Star Wars boxed sets, Disney, Monty Python and more

Current Bid: $10
3399

LIGHTING, KITCHEN ITEMS, ETC.

Including brand new ceiling light fixtures, T-Fal Vitacuisine steamer, Corningware, "cheese" plate, salad servers and two badminton racquets

Current Bid: $30
3400

ELECTROMOTIVE PLANT POSTER

Large poster board measuring 91.4cm x 1.22m (36 x 48in) - the owner informed Gardner's this once hung in the Electro-Motive plant, right across from the time clock

Starting Bid: $10
3401

TWO CAIRN STUDIO SCULPTURES

"Boo" and "Claude", both with description cards, height for each 15.2cm (6in); designed by Thomas F. Clark

Current Bid: $20
3402

SIX CAIRN STUDIO SCULPTURES

Each with Certificate of Authenticity, including "Twinkle", "Chick", "Lance", "Stitch", "Colette" and "Flora", designed by Thomas F.

Current Bid: $35
3403

SIX CAIRN STUDIO SCULPTURES

Including "Gnome", "Kevin", "Walt", "King", "McCormick" and "Joe" - tallest 17.8cm (7in); also included is a Cairn Studio collector infor

Current Bid: $35
3404

BRASS ETCHING

Made by "Metallic Design Studio" (label verso), 29.2cm (11 1/2in) square

Current Bid: $25
3405

TOTEM POLE

Pacific coast decorative ceramic totem pole, height 52.1cm (20 1/2in)

Current Bid: $25
3406

THREE CHINESE HARDSTONE TREES

Tallest 21.6cm (8 1/2in)

Current Bid: $20
3407

CHARLES SUCSAN WALL PLAQUE

Painted ceramic wall plaque, "Village", signed upper left, 21.6cm (8 1/2in) square; artist label verso; Charles Sucsan, Canadian, born 1923

Current Bid: $77
3408

ROYAL DOULTON FIGURINE

"Autumn Breezes", HN 1934, height 19.7cm (7 3/4in)

Current Bid: $26
3409

PAIR "BICYCLE" WALL PLAQUES

Both housed in 30.5 x 40.6cm (12 x 16in) modern shadowbox frames

Current Bid: $15
3410

FLOOR LAMP

Elegant modern floor lamp, height 1.57m (62in)

Current Bid: $10
3411

CHICAGO BEARS JACKET

Men's large, in new condition

Current Bid: $25
3412

TWO ASIAN STORAGE BOXES

Both vintage examples with brass fittings - 11.4 x 22.9 x 15.2cm (4 1/2 x 9 x 6in) and 12.7 x 14 x 14cm (5 x 5 1/2 x 5 1/2in)

Current Bid: $15
3413

PEPSI-COLA MIRROR

Frame outer dimensions 59.1 x 43.8cm (23 1/4 x 17 1/4in)

Current Bid: $25
3414

ANTIQUE GRAIN MILL

Primitive wooden example, height 33cm (13in)

Current Bid: $40
3415

CRYSTAL, TROPHY, ETC.

Four pieces of quality pinwheel crystal including a 33cm (13in) high covered pedestal bowl; antique trophy of local interest from Leonard Johnson and Company; mid-century modern glass goblet or vas

Current Bid: $25
3416

WASH PITCHER SET, MIRROR, ETC.

Antique semi-porcelain English wash pitcher and basin; antique enamel wash tub; small wicker mirror

Current Bid: $25
3417

SATINWOOD ARMCHAIR

Elegant antique armchair with satinwood inlay - height 38in; width 23in

Current Bid: $75
3418

TWO ANTIQUE BANKS

Antique cast iron "horse" banks, height for each 19.1cm (7 1/2in)

Current Bid: $52
3419

TWO CARVING SETS

Both with stag handles and found in original fitted cases

Current Bid: $30
3420

ASSORTED FLATWARE

Including a canteen and two boxes full of assorted flatware

Current Bid: $20
3421

CERAMICS

Including two ceramic fish, Carlton Ware dish, MCM vase, American pottery, etc. - 7 pieces

Current Bid: $30
3422

THREE ANTIQUE PRINTS

Antique engraving "The Children's Festival" after Ludwig Knaus; together with an antique lithograph and etching; all three framed

Current Bid: $10
3423

THREE CURIOS

Including a handwoven Indigenous basket, signed "Verlys" art glass bowl and a 1982 Canadian mint set

Current Bid: $20
3424

POOLE POTTERY TEA SET

Comprising 24.1cm (9 1/2in) high teapot, cream, sugar, six cups and saucers

Current Bid: $45