ONLINE AUCTION | December. 11 12:00pm - December. 21 12:00pm

COLLECTOR AUCTION FEATURING THE "TRADER DAVE" ESTATE

Buyer's Premium: 

22% (2% discount on cash or debit)

Items from the estate of Trader Dave Barnett of Courtright, Ontario (Lots 2501-2584), featuring an interesting selection of carvings, figurines, china, glass and many other curiosities; together with furnishings and collectibles from various London residences.

A sincere effort has been made to catalogue or photograph any major flaws; however, everything is offered "as is". All furniture is antique or vintage and viewing is recommended. Electronics have not been tested. If you cannot make an appointment to view items in person, condition reports are always available by telephone or email.

Shipping via Canada Post for larger items, including furniture, is not available for this auction; however, delivery of furniture may be arranged from Windsor to Toronto. It is advised to contact our office for a complimentary shipping quote prior to bidding.

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2501

PAIR "SIGNAL CANNON" BOOKENDS

Pair folk art bookends in the form of signal cannons, each 12.7cm (5in) high, 14cm (5 1/2in) wide

Current Bid: $20
2502

FIRST NATIONS MASK

Hand carved mask with horse hair, height 30.5cm (12in)

Current Bid: $200
2503

CRANBERRY GLASS

Including a 26.7cm (10 1/2in) high ewer and creamer

Current Bid: $15
2504

ANTIQUE MOTION LAMP

With fisherman in frame, height 26.7cm (10 1/2in), width 21.6cm (8 1/2in) - old wiring

Current Bid: $48
2505

FISHING CREEL WITH CONTENTS

Vintage wicker fishing creel complete with contents, including old wooden lures

Current Bid: $40
2506

COPPER STANDISH

In ornate design including a pair of pheasants, each inkwell with milk glass inserts - width 23.5cm (9 1/4in)

Current Bid: $90
2507

PAIR METAL WALL HANGINGS

Including "Continental Army, USA" and "Minute Man, USA", painted metal wall hangings - each 52.1cm (20 1/2in) high

Current Bid: $23
2508

COWBOY HAT

By "Elope", 100% polyester

Current Bid: $10
2509

ASIAN BRUSHPOT

Carved example with animals, trees and foliage design; material unknown but possibly horn - height 16.5cm (6 1/2in)

Current Bid: $120
2510

CASE/ SEASHELLS

Vintage wood case with assorted seashells

Current Bid: $15
2511

ADVERTISING LAMP

Vintage "Olde Heirloom Brand Kentucky Straight Bourbon Whiskey" radio lamp - height 24.1cm (9 1/2in), width 17.1cm (6 3/4in)

Current Bid: $80
2512

SET OF FOUR MID-CENTURY MODERN ARMCHAIRS

Each with black leather in chrome frames, label for "Sans Souci", made in Italy - height to back 78.7cm (31in)

Current Bid: $325
2513

ASIAN CARVING

Height including wood base 14.6cm (5 3/4in)

Current Bid: $30
2514

19TH CENTURY OIL PAINTING

Untitled depicting a dog in room interior, signed "Mabel A. Jackson", oil on canvas 12.7 x 17.8cm (5 x 7in) - canvas "as is"

Current Bid: $45
2515

PAIR BRONZE BOOKENDS

Each 11.4cm (4 1/2in) high

Current Bid: $35
2516

PAIR MUKLUKS

With leather, fur and hand embroidered - length approximately 24.1cm (9 1/2in)

Current Bid: $50
2517

BRASS SCULPTURE

"Eagle", heavy brass sculpture measuring 26.7cm (10 1/2in) high

Current Bid: $105
2518

SHIP IN A BOTTLE

Handmade model in plastic bottle - width 21.6cm (8 1/2in)

Current Bid: $30
2519

LEATHER BAGS, ETC.

Including leather handbag, purses, photo album

Current Bid: $30
2520

THERMOMETER

Vintage French thermometer, height 8.3cm (3 1/4in)

Current Bid: $22
2521

TRAMP ART MUSIC BOX

Hand carved music box measuring 12.1cm (4 3/4in) high, 13.3cm (5 1/4in) wide - no key, music box "as is"

Current Bid: $35
2522

PAPIER-MACHE STANDISH

In hand-painted design with pair of glass inkwells - 11.4cm (4 1/2in) wide,18.4cm (7 1/4in) wide - some losses

Current Bid: $36
2523

VINTAGE CAMERAS

Including Yashica, Japan and Sears KS 500, also made in Japan - with carrying case and manual

Current Bid: $75
2524

COPPER FIGURINE

Signed on base, height 11.4cm (4 1/2in)

Current Bid: $26
2525

BAUGHMAN STYLE STORAGE RACK

Baughman style 3-tier rung book/record cantilever display and storage rack - height 50.2cm (19 3/4in), width 39.4cm (15 1/2in)

Current Bid: $30
2526

BOOKENDS, FIGURINES, ETC.

Including pair bookends (small chip), martial arts figurines, "anchor" bookend, etc.

Current Bid: $10
2527

FRAMED POSTER

"Tikito" depicting Inuit kayaks - sight 59.7 x 44.5cm (23 1/2 x 17 1/2in)

Current Bid: $30
2528

PINE SHELF

Measuring 28.6cm (11 1/4in) high, 91.4cm (36in) wide

Current Bid: $30
2529

BRASS CURIOS

Including brass "whale" paperweights, cannon, frame, helmet and dish

Current Bid: $20
2530

LAMP, FIGURINES, STEINS

Including a table lamp with Native American man on wood base, height to top of shade 40.6cm (16in); moulded figurine of a soldier on marble base; together with a hand-painted bisque figurine; two A

Current Bid: $15
2531

IVORY MATCHSTICK HOLDER

Antique matchstick holder/vesta case, length 6.4cm (2 1/2in)

Current Bid: $15
2532

HORSE FIGURINES

Including two Breyer horses and two small copper horse figurines

Current Bid: $40
2533

UNIQUE SHIP MODEL

Made from horn, height 43.2cm (17in)

Current Bid: $10
2534

SOUTHWEST BLANKET

Measuring approximately 6ft 10in x 4ft

Current Bid: $35
2535

THREE SLAG GLASS SHADES

Some with imperfections

Current Bid: $25
2536

CARVINGS

Including three Quebec style carvings and a small ceramic head in the style of Bosson

Current Bid: $10
2537

NECKLACES

Five necklaces in various designs and materials

Current Bid: $10
2538

OIL LAMPS, LANTERN

Including three oil lamps and candleholder, together with a reproduction miner's lamp from "Miners' Museum, Springhill, Nova Scotia"

Current Bid: $15
2539

HAT PINS, ETC.

Assorted hat pins in three hat pin holders, together with a book on collectible jewellery

Current Bid: $75
2540

RECORD ALBUM, LINGUAPHONE INSTITUTE BOOKLET

Including a vintage album with nine records including RCA Victor; "The Linguaphone Institute" case with booklet and tapes

Current Bid: $10
2541

MID-CENTURY MODERN MAGAZINE RACK/HOLDER

Chrome and black leather design - height 39.4cm (15 1/2in), width 45.7cm (18in)

Current Bid: $20
2542

UNIQUE NECKLACE

Vintage necklace, appearing to be comprised of bone and teeth

Starting Bid: $10
2543

STEREOSCOPIC SLIDES, ETC.

24 stereoscopic slides found in original case; together with a black and white postcard/photograph from Iowa

Current Bid: $10
2544

SMALL STORAGE TRUNK

Measuring 27.9cm (11in) high, 50.8cm (20in) wide - some losses

Current Bid: $25
2545

THREE ANTIQUE PRINTING PLATES

Including a printing block for "Too Little Blood", 25.4 x 16.5cm (10 x 6 1/2in); together with two printing plates

Current Bid: $30
2546

GARFIELD FISH BOWL

Vintage fish bowl/aquarium from 1978, complete with original manual - in working order

Current Bid: $48
2547

TWO TEMPLE CARVINGS

Measuring 64.8 and 67.3cm (25 1/2 and 26 1/2in) wide - date and origin unknown

Current Bid: $101
2548

WOOD FILING CABINET

Single drawer measuring 34.3cm (13 1/2in) high, 38.1cm (15in) wide, 50.8cm (20in) deep

Current Bid: $40
2549

TWO EARLY PAINTINGS

Two antique oils on canvas, with old paper receipt from "The Carolina Shop", dating these at 1836 and 1837 - each measuring 31.8 x 26.7cm (12 1/2in x 10 1/2in); found "as is"

Current Bid: $2751
2550

CUTLERY

Assorted cutlery including EPNS forks and spoons, set of knives with French ivory handles, 6 teaspoons with enamel design

Current Bid: $50
2551

ANTIQUE SEWING CABINET

"Milward's Helix Needles" table-top two-drawer cabinet with rare ruby glass inserts - height 13.3cm (5 1/4in), width 33cm (13in)

Current Bid: $105
2552

THREE SAND PAINTINGS

Each signed and titled verso, 3.5 x 15.2cm (12 x 6in), 22.9 x 12.7cm (9 x 5in) and 20.3cm (8in) square

Current Bid: $65
2553

CARVINGS, ETC.

Including coconut carvings, South African beaded figurine, etc.

Current Bid: $10
2554

ANTIQUE ENGRAVING

Titled "The Widow", published J. McCormick, London, England and inscribed in pencil lower right "Early Lithograph ca. 1820", sight 32.4 x 22.2cm (12 3/4 x 8 3/4in)

Current Bid: $15
2555

TOOTHPICK HOLDERS

Large assortment in various shapes and sizes, complete with two related books

Current Bid: $52
2556

ANTIQUE WEIGH SCALE

With incised decoration, height to top of handle approximately 35.6cm (14in)

Current Bid: $20
2557

CURIOS

Including pouches, insulator, brush, etc.

Current Bid: $10
2558

PANORAMIC PHOTOGRAPH

"Mississippi River Floor Relief Service, U.S. Coast Guard, 1927", sight 14.6 x 40cm (5 3/4 x 15 3/4in)

Current Bid: $20
2559

TWO WALL SHELVES

Both made from pine, extreme measurements 57.2 x 81.3cm (22 1/2 x 32in); smaller shelf measuring 24.8cm (9 3/4in) high x 86.4cm (34in) wide

Current Bid: $30
2560

PAIR ASIAN WALL PANELS

Each 91.4 x 30.5cm (36 x 12in) - some losses

Current Bid: $20
2561

TRAPPER KIT

Including a vintage trapper basket, inside three traps and fur

Current Bid: $63
2562

SMALL TEAK TABLE

With brass charger/top, height 39.4cm (15 1/2in)

Current Bid: $40
2563

PRINTS

Large assortment of framed prints in various sizes

Current Bid: $35
2564

TWO STORAGE BOXES

Including an art deco walnut cutlery canteen and painted wood box

Current Bid: $10
2565

COINS & JEWELLERY

Including watch fob, quartz wristwatch, art deco ring with marcasite stone, pennies and tokens, etc.

Current Bid: $66
2566

DOLLS, ETC.

Assorted dolls, fabrics and pillow

Current Bid: $26
2567

TOYS, ETC.

Toys and models, African mask, etc.

Current Bid: $10
2568

CURIOS

Antique bottles, bottle opener, letter opener, etc.

Current Bid: $10
2569

UNIQUE ARMCHAIR

Quality brown vinyl decorator armchair with button-back seat, carved winged sides and talon & ball feet - height to back 1.02m (40in)

Current Bid: $75
2570

NAUTICAL ITEMS

Including "ship" bookends, barometer, dolphin carving, binoculars, etc.

Current Bid: $15
2571

CALENDARS, ETC.

Including "Album of Antique Cars" and other car-related calendars, together with two model cars

Current Bid: $10
2572

COLLECTOR MUGS

From travels around the world, a large assortment of mugs in various designs

Starting Bid: $10
2573

CURIOS

Including a ceramic vase, carving, bookends, lamp, etc.

Current Bid: $22
2574

WOOD FILING CABINET

Signed inside "Office Specialties, Newmarket, Ontario", single drawer measuring 34.3cm (13 1/2in) high, 38.1cm (15in) wide, 50.8cm (20in) deep

Current Bid: $35
2575

EQUIPALE CHAIR

Equipale leather and wood chair, height of back 94cm (37in)

Current Bid: $125
2576

FIGURINES, ETC.

Assorted figurines, clock, etc.

Current Bid: $15
2577

TINS, DECANTERS, ETC.

Assorted figural decanters, tins, "drum" ice bucket, etc.

Starting Bid: $10
2578

CARVINGS, SUNDIAL, ETC.

"Pyramid" storage box, metal sundial in the form of a scarab, tea box, etc.

Current Bid: $10
2579

BOOKS

Assortment of books including Egypt, Faces of Culture, "The Book of Runes" with Viking Rune style stones, etc.

Current Bid: $15
2580

CANADIAN CARVINGS, ETC.

Including wood carvings (beaver, owl), soapstone carving, collector plate, shadowbox frame, etc.

Current Bid: $10
2581

CHINA, TEACUPS, ETC.

Large assortment in two boxes

Current Bid: $20
2582

PINE END TABLE AND BENCH

Two-tier pine end table and vintage piano or organ bench; both approximately 61cm (24in) wide

Current Bid: $20
2583

HATS

Featuring an Australian leather Jacaru hat, caps, etc. - assorted in tray

Current Bid: $10
2584

ANTIQUE ROLL-TOP DESK

The final lot from the Trader Dave estate: his antique oak roll-top desk with interior storage and three lower drawers - height 1.16m (45 3/4in), width 91.4cm (36in); roll-top fails to close, condi

Current Bid: $21
2585

CHINESE SCHOOL PAINTING

Reverse painting on glass depicting a woman in room interior, sight 33.7 x 24.1cm (13 1/4 x 9 1/2in)

Current Bid: $65
2586

SIGNED BRONZE STATUE

Depicting a young girl standing on a stool, signed with impressed signature "Joan Lara", height 30.5cm (12in)

Current Bid: $140
2587

BRASS STANDISH

In ornate design with two inkwells - width 26.7cm (10 1/2in)

Current Bid: $55
2588

DESIGNER SATCHEL

"Hammitt" satchel or overnight bag in black leather

Current Bid: $105
2589

MANTEL CLOCK

In ornate brass case, height 18.4cm (7 1/4in)

Current Bid: $15
2590

BRASS BIRDCAGE

Height 38.1cm (15in)

Current Bid: $85
2591

PEDESTAL TABLE

Two-tier glass pedestal table or plant stand measuring 74.9cm (29 1/2in) high - small chip in glass

Current Bid: $40
2592

CHERISHED TEDDIES

Assorted in box

Current Bid: $10
2593

ANTIQUE MELODEON DESK

With interior storage - measuring 77.5cm (30 1/2in) high, 90.2cm (35 1/2in) wide

Current Bid: $50
2594

MAXFIELD PARRISH STYLE PRINT

Professionaly framed and matted, sight 22.2 x 44.5cm (8 3/4 x 17 1/2in)

Current Bid: $73
2595

SWEDISH CHAMPAGNE FLUTES

Set of six with labels for "Scandia Present, Sweden", height of each 22.2cm (8 3/4in)

Current Bid: $45
2596

TWO STORAGE BOXES

Including a carved storage box with contents inside; together with a vintage sewing box

Current Bid: $10
2597

CHINESE PORCELAIN

Including a large covered urn measuring 45.7cm (18in); together with a Chinese porcelain vase, 33cm (13in)

Current Bid: $22
2598

VINTAGE TRANSMITTER

Manufactured by Conway Electronic Enterprises Ltd., Weston, Ontario, in original fitted case - note attached this was last serviced in 1978

Current Bid: $16
2599

WINE SET

Blue glass with gold painted overlay, comprising decanter and four glasses - height of decanter 34.9cm (13 3/4in)

Current Bid: $21
2600

AUTOGRAPHED PUBLICITY PHOTO

RCA Victory publicity photo with handwritten signature with note lower right from Eddie Fisher (1928-2010) - unframed, 25.4 x 20.3cm (10 x 8in)

Current Bid: $15
2601

JAPANESE ORIHON BOOK

With images and writing inside

Current Bid: $160
2602

STILL LIFE OIL

Signed "Reinke" lower left, oil on board, 81.3 x 40.6cm (32 x 16in)

Current Bid: $85
2603

FASHION JEWELLERY

Large assortment including silver

Current Bid: $44
2604

ASIAN COLLECTIBLES

Including cloisonne bowl, Satsuma vase, ceramic vase and brass dish - diameter 22.9cm (9in)

Current Bid: $20
2605

THREE ART GLASS VASES

Each approximately 24.1cm (9 1/2in) high

Current Bid: $22
2606

CARVINGS

Including two signed carvings and decoy

Current Bid: $40
2607

CURIOS

Including Asian seal, carving, cigarette case and doll chair

Current Bid: $20
2608

FRAMED PRINTS

Selection of framed prints in various sizes, including quality antique and modern frames

Current Bid: $25
2609

PORCELAIN DOLL

"Vanessa", limited edition fine porcelain doll in original box - height 50.8cm (20in)

Current Bid: $15
2610

DUTCH PEWTER

Coffee and teapot, both signed "CK Holland, Real Pewter", 11.4cm and 20.3cm (4 1/2in and 8in) high

Current Bid: $20
2611

GLASS & CRYSTAL

Including two decanters, art glass vase, jug with silverplated overlay and "F and M Ballarin, Murano, Italy" vase

Current Bid: $25
2612

FOUR HUBCAPS

Chevrolet 26.7cm (10 1/2in) wheel hubcaps

Current Bid: $51
2613

TRAY/ CURIOS

Including two antique books, Wedgwood porcelain, stoneware jug, road maps, etc.

Current Bid: $20
2614

WINE BARRELS

Three wine barrels in various sizes, tallest 60.3cm (23 3/4in)

Current Bid: $95
2615

ACCORDION

"Schett" accordion in original case ("as found")

Current Bid: $30
2616

ELECTRIC GUITAR

"Pan", length 99.1cm (39in)

Current Bid: $135
2617

FISHING TACKLE

Tackle box with large assortment of fishing tackle

Current Bid: $45
2618

GLASS & CRYSTAL

Including crystal decanter - height to top of stopper 26.7cm (10 1/2in), pitcher and cranberry glass sugar caster

Current Bid: $45
2619

CURIOS

Including bell, old jump rope, bottles, etc.

Current Bid: $31
2620

PAIR SNOWSHOES

Length for each 1.41m (55 1/2in)

Current Bid: $65
2621

THREE FIGURINES

Including old lion toy (possibly Steiff), Mickey Mouse and "The Loremaker", U.K.

Current Bid: $15
2622

METAL DETECTOR

"Bounty Hunter" in original box

Current Bid: $165
2623

AMPLIFIER

"Academy" guitar amp

Current Bid: $31
2624

INDUSTRIAL LIGHT FIXTURE

Circa 1940's, diameter 40.6cm (16in)

Current Bid: $40
2625

OLYMPUS CAMERA

"Olympus Trip 35" with case and accessories

Current Bid: $80
2626

CURIOS

Including a box with curios (figurines, stoneware, pocket watch, etc.) and antique mahogany storage box

Current Bid: $88
2627

PIPES

Assorted pipes

Current Bid: $40
2628

MODEL CARS

Including two drag racers and diecast firebird

Current Bid: $31
2629

FISHING ITEMS

Including reels, tackle and faux fish (small chip on fin)

Current Bid: $43
2630

COLLECTOR GLASS

Assorted glass and porcelain

Current Bid: $17
2631

R.P.M. PORCELAIN PLAQUE

Transferware plaque "Portrait of Friederike von Gumppenberg", stamped verso, 24.1 x 18.4cm (9 1/2 x 7 1/4in)

Current Bid: $35
2632

HARRY POTTER SCULPTURE

Sculpture titled "Homework", in original box with Certificate of Authenticity

Current Bid: $60
2633

SET/ COMIC PRINTS

Five prints housed in matching frames - in various sizes, largest frame 27.3 x 22.9cm (10 3/4 x 9in)

Current Bid: $45
2634

STAMPS

Including a stamp album and bag of assorted stamps

Current Bid: $20
2635

SILVERPLATE

Assorted in box including serving pieces, trays, etc.

Current Bid: $20
2636

TWO SILVER OBJECTS

Miniatures attributed to India, stamped ".925" in 18.4cm (7 1/4in) square frame

Current Bid: $32
2637

ELVIS STAMPS

Sheet of 25.4 x 22.9cm (10 x 9in) uncut Elvis stamps in frame

Current Bid: $39
2638

KONICA CAMERA

Vintage Konica Autoflex A

Current Bid: $20
2639

BRASS PLAQUE

Made for wall hanging, depicting mountain spirit Rübezahl - 29.8 x 17.8cm (11 3/4 x 7in)

Current Bid: $53
2640

VINYL RECORDS

Assorted in box - 46 including Elvis, Kenny Rogers, Neil Diamond and more

Current Bid: $35
2641

THREE ROBERT BATEMAN BOOKS

All three signed by Bateman

Current Bid: $20
2642

ART GLASS & COVERED DISH

Including an art glass dish, diameter 22.9cm (9in); together with a covered dish

Current Bid: $10
2643

DINKY TOYS, ETC.

Including military Dinky Toys and motorcycle

Current Bid: $90
2644

TWO PAIRS OPERA GLASSES

Both vintage examples including pair in original fitted case

Current Bid: $100
2645

DINKY TOYS, ETC.

Assorted Dinky Toys

Current Bid: $85
2646

PAIR ANTIQUE SEWING DRAWERS

Two sets of antique oak sewing drawers - each measuring 26cm (10 1/4in) high, 15.2cm (6in) wide, 38.1cm (15in) deep

Current Bid: $30
2647

HARMON KARDON EQUALIZER

EQ 8 Graphic Equalizer, serial number S026-05193, made in Japan

Current Bid: $45
2648

STEREO EQUIPMENT

Including Technics stereo receiver, SA-EX140 with remote; Technics 631 cassette deck; RCA 5 disc player with remote; pair vintage speakers and complete with circa 1970's stereo cabinet

Current Bid: $85
2649

HO-SCALE TRAINS

Four engines including two Mantua and one passenger car

Current Bid: $45
2650

APPLE ADVERTISEMENTS

Set of six framed reproduction advertisements, sight for each 21 x 27.3cm (8 1/4 x 10 3/4in)

Current Bid: $30
2651

PLAYSTATION 2, GAMES, ETC.

Including Playstation 2 console box and mini console box, 1 multi tap, 1 guitar, 4 controls and 33 games

Current Bid: $95
2652

PLAYSTATION 3, GAMES, ETC.

Including Playstation 3 console box, two controls and 10 games

Current Bid: $87
2653

NINTENDO WII, GAMES, ETC.

Including Wii console, Wii Fit and CD, Zapper and game, Wii Play, Wii Sport Resort, Wii Mario Kart with wheel and three extra games

Current Bid: $80