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

Starting Bid: $10
2502

FIRST NATIONS MASK

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

Starting Bid: $10
2503

CRANBERRY GLASS

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

Starting Bid: $10
2504

ANTIQUE MOTION LAMP

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

Starting Bid: $10
2505

FISHING CREEL WITH CONTENTS

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

Starting Bid: $10
2506

COPPER STANDISH

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

Starting Bid: $10
2507

PAIR METAL WALL HANGINGS

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

Starting Bid: $10
2508

COWBOY HAT

By "Elope", 100% polyester

Starting Bid: $10
2509

ASIAN BRUSHPOT

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

Starting Bid: $10
2510

CASE/ SEASHELLS

Vintage wood case with assorted seashells

Starting Bid: $10
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)

Starting Bid: $10
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)

Starting Bid: $10
2513

ASIAN CARVING

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

Starting Bid: $10
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"

Starting Bid: $10
2515

PAIR BRONZE BOOKENDS

Each 11.4cm (4 1/2in) high

Starting Bid: $10
2516

PAIR MUKLUKS

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

Starting Bid: $10
2517

BRASS SCULPTURE

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

Starting Bid: $10
2518

SHIP IN A BOTTLE

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

Starting Bid: $10
2519

LEATHER BAGS, ETC.

Including leather handbag, purses, photo album

Starting Bid: $10
2520

THERMOMETER

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

Starting Bid: $10
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"

Starting Bid: $10
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

Starting Bid: $10
2523

VINTAGE CAMERAS

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

Starting Bid: $10
2524

COPPER FIGURINE

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

Starting Bid: $10
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)

Starting Bid: $10
2526

BOOKENDS, FIGURINES, ETC.

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

Starting Bid: $10
2527

FRAMED POSTER

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

Starting Bid: $10
2528

PINE SHELF

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

Starting Bid: $10
2529

BRASS CURIOS

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

Starting Bid: $10
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

Starting Bid: $10
2531

IVORY MATCHSTICK HOLDER

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

Starting Bid: $10
2532

HORSE FIGURINES

Including two Breyer horses and two small copper horse figurines

Starting Bid: $10
2533

UNIQUE SHIP MODEL

Made from horn, height 43.2cm (17in)

Starting Bid: $10
2534

SOUTHWEST BLANKET

Measuring approximately 6ft 10in x 4ft

Starting Bid: $10
2535

THREE SLAG GLASS SHADES

Some with imperfections

Starting Bid: $10
2536

CARVINGS

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

Starting Bid: $10
2537

NECKLACES

Five necklaces in various designs and materials

Starting 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"

Starting Bid: $10
2539

HAT PINS, ETC.

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

Starting Bid: $10
2540

RECORD ALBUM, LINGUAPHONE INSTITUTE BOOKLET

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

Starting Bid: $10
2541

MID-CENTURY MODERN MAGAZINE RACK/HOLDER

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

Starting Bid: $10
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

Starting Bid: $10
2544

SMALL STORAGE TRUNK

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

Starting Bid: $10
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

Starting Bid: $10
2546

GARFIELD FISH BOWL

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

Starting Bid: $10
2547

TWO TEMPLE CARVINGS

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

Starting Bid: $10
2548

WOOD FILING CABINET

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

Starting Bid: $10
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"

Starting Bid: $10
2550

CUTLERY

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

Starting Bid: $10
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)

Starting Bid: $10
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

Starting Bid: $10
2553

CARVINGS, ETC.

Including coconut carvings, South African beaded figurine, etc.

Starting 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)

Starting Bid: $10
2555

TOOTHPICK HOLDERS

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

Starting Bid: $10
2556

ANTIQUE WEIGH SCALE

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

Starting Bid: $10
2557

CURIOS

Including pouches, insulator, brush, etc.

Starting 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)

Starting Bid: $10
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

Starting Bid: $10
2560

PAIR ASIAN WALL PANELS

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

Starting Bid: $10
2561

TRAPPER KIT

Including a vintage trapper basket, inside three traps and fur

Starting Bid: $10
2562

SMALL TEAK TABLE

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

Starting Bid: $10
2563

PRINTS

Large assortment of framed prints in various sizes

Starting Bid: $10
2564

TWO STORAGE BOXES

Including an art deco walnut cutlery canteen and painted wood box

Starting Bid: $10
2565

COINS & JEWELLERY

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

Starting Bid: $10
2566

DOLLS, ETC.

Assorted dolls, fabrics and pillow

Starting Bid: $10
2567

TOYS, ETC.

Toys and models, African mask, etc.

Starting Bid: $10
2568

CURIOS

Antique bottles, bottle opener, letter opener, etc.

Starting 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)

Starting Bid: $10
2570

NAUTICAL ITEMS

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

Starting Bid: $10
2571

CALENDARS, ETC.

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

Starting 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.

Starting Bid: $10
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

Starting Bid: $10
2575

EQUIPALE CHAIR

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

Starting Bid: $10
2576

FIGURINES, ETC.

Assorted figurines, clock, etc.

Starting Bid: $10
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.

Starting Bid: $10
2579

BOOKS

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

Starting Bid: $10
2580

CANADIAN CARVINGS, ETC.

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

Starting Bid: $10
2581

CHINA, TEACUPS, ETC.

Large assortment in two boxes

Starting Bid: $10
2582

PINE END TABLE AND BENCH

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

Starting Bid: $10
2583

HATS

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

Starting 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

Starting Bid: $10
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)

Starting Bid: $10
2586

SIGNED BRONZE STATUE

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

Starting Bid: $10
2587

BRASS STANDISH

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

Starting Bid: $10
2588

DESIGNER SATCHEL

"Hammitt" satchel or overnight bag in black leather

Starting Bid: $10
2589

MANTEL CLOCK

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

Starting Bid: $10
2590

BRASS BIRDCAGE

Height 38.1cm (15in)

Starting Bid: $10
2591

PEDESTAL TABLE

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

Starting Bid: $10
2592

CHERISHED TEDDIES

Assorted in box

Starting Bid: $10
2593

ANTIQUE MELODEON DESK

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

Starting Bid: $10
2594

MAXFIELD PARRISH STYLE PRINT

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

Starting Bid: $10
2595

SWEDISH CHAMPAGNE FLUTES

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

Starting Bid: $10
2596

TWO STORAGE BOXES

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

Starting Bid: $10
2597

CHINESE PORCELAIN

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

Starting Bid: $10
2598

VINTAGE TRANSMITTER

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

Starting Bid: $10
2599

WINE SET

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

Starting Bid: $10
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)

Starting Bid: $10
2601

JAPANESE ORIHON BOOK

With images and writing inside

Starting Bid: $10
2602

STILL LIFE OIL

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

Starting Bid: $10
2603

FASHION JEWELLERY

Large assortment including silver

Starting Bid: $10
2604

ASIAN COLLECTIBLES

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

Starting Bid: $10
2605

THREE ART GLASS VASES

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

Starting Bid: $10
2606

CARVINGS

Including two signed carvings and decoy

Starting Bid: $10
2607

CURIOS

Including Asian seal, carving, cigarette case and doll chair

Starting Bid: $10
2608

FRAMED PRINTS

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

Starting Bid: $10
2609

PORCELAIN DOLL

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

Starting Bid: $10
2610

DUTCH PEWTER

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

Starting Bid: $10
2611

GLASS & CRYSTAL

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

Starting Bid: $10
2612

FOUR HUBCAPS

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

Starting Bid: $10
2613

TRAY/ CURIOS

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

Starting Bid: $10
2614

WINE BARRELS

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

Starting Bid: $10
2615

ACCORDION

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

Starting Bid: $10
2616

ELECTRIC GUITAR

"Pan", length 99.1cm (39in)

Starting Bid: $10
2617

FISHING TACKLE

Tackle box with large assortment of fishing tackle

Starting Bid: $10
2618

GLASS & CRYSTAL

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

Starting Bid: $10
2619

CURIOS

Including bell, old jump rope, bottles, etc.

Starting Bid: $10
2620

PAIR SNOWSHOES

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

Starting Bid: $10
2621

THREE FIGURINES

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

Starting Bid: $10
2622

METAL DETECTOR

"Bounty Hunter" in original box

Starting Bid: $10
2623

AMPLIFIER

"Academy" guitar amp

Starting Bid: $10
2624

INDUSTRIAL LIGHT FIXTURE

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

Starting Bid: $10
2625

OLYMPUS CAMERA

"Olympus Trip 35" with case and accessories

Starting Bid: $10
2626

CURIOS

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

Starting Bid: $10
2627

PIPES

Assorted pipes

Starting Bid: $10
2628

MODEL CARS

Including two drag racers and diecast firebird

Starting Bid: $10
2629

FISHING ITEMS

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

Starting Bid: $10
2630

COLLECTOR GLASS

Assorted glass and porcelain

Starting Bid: $10
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)

Starting Bid: $10
2632

HARRY POTTER SCULPTURE

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

Starting Bid: $10
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)

Starting Bid: $10
2634

STAMPS

Including a stamp album and bag of assorted stamps

Starting Bid: $10
2635

SILVERPLATE

Assorted in box including serving pieces, trays, etc.

Starting Bid: $10
2636

TWO SILVER OBJECTS

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

Starting Bid: $10
2637

ELVIS STAMPS

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

Starting Bid: $10
2638

KONICA CAMERA

Vintage Konica Autoflex A

Starting Bid: $10
2639

BRASS PLAQUE

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

Starting Bid: $10
2640

VINYL RECORDS

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

Starting Bid: $10
2641

THREE ROBERT BATEMAN BOOKS

All three signed by Bateman

Starting Bid: $10
2642

ART GLASS & COVERED DISH

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

Starting Bid: $10
2643

DINKY TOYS, ETC.

Including military Dinky Toys and motorcycle

Starting Bid: $10
2644

TWO PAIRS OPERA GLASSES

Both vintage examples including pair in original fitted case

Starting Bid: $10
2645

DINKY TOYS, ETC.

Assorted Dinky Toys

Starting Bid: $10
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

Starting Bid: $10
2647

HARMON KARDON EQUALIZER

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

Starting Bid: $10
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

Starting Bid: $10
2649

HO-SCALE TRAINS

Four engines including two Mantua and one passenger car

Starting Bid: $10
2650

APPLE ADVERTISEMENTS

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

Starting Bid: $10
2651

PLAYSTATION 2, GAMES, ETC.

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

Starting Bid: $10
2652

PLAYSTATION 3, GAMES, ETC.

Including Playstation 3 console box, two controls and 10 games

Starting Bid: $10
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

Starting Bid: $10