ONLINE AUCTION | May. 28 12:00pm - June. 7 12:00pm

SINGLE OWNER COLLECTION

Buyer's Premium: 

22% (2% discount on cash or debit)

A single owner diversified sale with a focus on both functional and decorative items used to create warmth within the home.  Many interesting examples providing comfort and appeal including practical textiles, rustic kitchenware, antiques, numerous unique MCM items, studio glass, decorative accessories and much more of equal interest.

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

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1861

GRAND BOHEMIAN STARBURST CRYSTAL BOWL

22.9cm (9in) diameter and 11.4cm (4 1/2in) high - top quality hand-cut fruit bowl or centrepiece

Starting Bid: $10
1862

ANTIQUE PINE WALL BOX

23.5cm (9 1/4in) wide x 25.4cm (10in) high - 19th century hand-carved pine hanging box with dual compartments

Starting Bid: $25
1863

BOXED SET OF 6 SPOONS & LADLE

Dessert set marked for John Bartlett Silvester circa 1870's Birmingham and London, silverplate; original box indicating retailer Edward Jones, Aberystwyth, Wales

Starting Bid: $10
1864

2 ROYAL CROWN DERBY PLATES

21.6cm (8 1/2in) diameter - cabinet quality hand-painted Lombardy hunting scenes, both signed "M. Pell", turquoise jeweled with gilt scalloped border; one with old hairline crack

Starting Bid: $20
1865

TABRIZ DESIGN PERSIAN STYLE RUG

5ft x 2ft 7in; Eaton's Collection, not used since recent professional cleaning

Starting Bid: $10
1866

SIGNED AYNSLEY VASE

22.9cm (9in) tall - "Gardener's Delight" spring bouquet floral vase signed "F. Howard", English

Starting Bid: $10
1867

MCM PYREX PERCOLATOR COFFEE MAKER

21.6cm (8 1/2in) tall x 12.7cm (5in) diameter - circa 1939-1951 Corning Glass Works, Corning, NY, all complete (an identical example is found in the Corning Museum of Glass)

Starting Bid: $20
1868

COLLECTIBLE HAND WOVEN MARKET BASKET

36.8 x 27.9 x 15.2cm (14 1/2 x 11 x 6in) tall, hand dyed willow with bark

Starting Bid: $10
1869

FRENCH CAST IRON WOK

30.5cm (12in) diameter navy enameled universal wok with flat base for induction

Starting Bid: $10
1870

CANADIAN STUDIO POTTERY SALAD BOWL

26.7cm (10 1/2in) diameter and 10.2cm (4in) tall, signed underneath; attractive drip glaze hand potted centrepiece

Starting Bid: $10
1871

3 EARLY WOODEN KITCHEN TOOLS

30.5cm (12in) antique masher; 45.7cm (18in) cherry rolling pin; 25.4cm (10in) oak mill/pestle

Starting Bid: $10
1872

MATCHING PAIR MCM BISCUIT JARS

17.8cm (7in) high x 15.2cm (6in) diameter, both mid-century modern with paneled exterior and sealing lids

Starting Bid: $10
1873

3 BAKING & BRUNCH COOKBOOKS

"Flatbreads and Flavours" by Jeffrey Alford and Naomi Duguid; "Recipes for Breakfast, Brunch and Beyond" by Donna Leahy; "Real Life Cooking" by Trish Deseine

Starting Bid: $10
1874

EARLY WOVEN WICKER SEWING BASKET

22.2cm (8 3/4in) diameter finely hand woven with snug lid decorated with opaline glass and gilded filigree beads

Starting Bid: $10
1875

MCM PURE WOOL BLANKET

2.03 x 1.74cm (80 x 68 1/2in), ideal for queen size bed; original tag: Glen Laine by Bainton (The Old Mill) - one small area of discolouration on satin edging

Starting Bid: $10
1876

7 ANTIQUE HOT PLATES

Largest 25.4 x 17.8cm (10 x 7in), circa 1920's, various shapes each with linen and lace trim covers - some discolouration

Starting Bid: $10
1877

EDINBURGH CASTLE & BALMORAL CASTLE

Both 26.7cm (10 1/2in) diameter, pair of early Royal Doulton translucent wall plates

Starting Bid: $10
1878

MCM DANISH ART GLASS

17.8cm (7in) tall x 20.3cm (8in) wide, large mid-century modern blown amber glass vase

Starting Bid: $10
1879

CUSTOM MADE MATCHING DUVET & SHAMS

Two duvet covers 2.24 x 1.73cm (88 x 68in) and two shams 83.8 x 63.5cm (33 x 25in); silky satin with cotton backing, unused condition

Starting Bid: $10
1880

BOXED SET OF 6 SALAD/DESSERT FORKS

Early "W R" mark for Wm. Rogers Mfg. Co., circa 1938; silverplate; original box

Starting Bid: $10
1881

ANTIQUE AMERICAN CANDLESTICKS

22.2cm (8 3/4in) tall rare pair of Tiffin amber glass candlesticks in the neo-classical style

Starting Bid: $10
1882

AYNSLEY CANADIAN CENTENNIAL COMMEMORATIVE

26.7cm (10 1/2in) diameter, circa 1967 English bone china with gold accents

Starting Bid: $10
1883

COLLECTIBLE ENGLISH BISCUIT/TOFFEE TINS

Largest 23.5 x 15.2cm (9 1/4 x 6in), early 20th century decorative confectionery tins

Starting Bid: $10
1884

ANTIQUE OPALINE GLASS

22.2cm (8 3/4in) square, late 19th century rarely seen footed basket shape with ruffle edge

Starting Bid: $20
1885

AMERICAN BRILLIANT PERIOD PITCHER

27.9cm (11in) tall x 12.7cm (5in) base diameter with 24 point star, hand cut crystal pitcher with hand blown handle

Starting Bid: $10
1886

ATTRACTIVE SIGNED WATERCOLOUR

Superior antique frame 33.7 x 27.3cm (13 1/4 x 10 3/4in); signed "Ken Morris" lower right

Starting Bid: $20
1887

VICTORIAN FLOWER FROG

12.7cm (5in) diameter, English circa 1880, hand blown free form lacy glass

Starting Bid: $10
1888

ANTIQUE NATIVE AMERICAN KNITTING BASKET

15.2cm (6in) diameter x 13.3cm (5 1/4in) tall, fine handmade native sweet grass basket with lid and dual braided handles

Starting Bid: $10
1889

BIRKS/ R.P.M. PEDESTAL BOWL

26cm (10 1/4in) diameter x 17.8cm (7in) tall early 20th century embossed acanthus leaf with gilding - RPM "Royal Porzellan Manufaktur"

Starting Bid: $10
1890

VINTAGE 1950'S METAL CONE COLANDER SET

Cone diameter 21.6cm (8 1/2in) marked "Wear-Ever Aluminum", complete food mill with original colander wooden pestle and three-legged stand

Starting Bid: $10
1891

8 MCM INDUSTRIAL/RESIDENTIAL FIXTURES

Largest 11.4cm (4 1/2in), white porcelain ceiling/wall light fixtures, some signed on reverse

Starting Bid: $10
1892

VICTORIAN CAST IRON MIRROR

Height 31.8cm (12 1/2in), late 19th century unique Rococo revival hand/wall mirror with hanging loop

Starting Bid: $10
1893

VICTORIAN CLARET JUGS

20.3cm (8in) tall 19th century matching pair, hand blown glass with ribbed body and applied handles - one handle with rough area

Starting Bid: $10
1894

ANTIQUE PEWTER TEAPOT

24.8cm (9 3/4in) tall 19th century English pewter with deep rich patina, snowdrop finial and chased body

Starting Bid: $10
1895

CAVALIER DECORATIVE WALL PLATE

26.7cm (10 1/2in) diameter, signed on reverse "Bareuther, Bavaria, Germany", circa 1970's

Starting Bid: $10
1896

ANTIQUE LIQUEUR DECANTER SET

25.4cm (10in) tall Czech glass with applied coralene bead decoration; original decanter and 6 shot glasses; amazingly complete

Starting Bid: $25
1897

PAIR OF IRISH BELLEEK EWERS

15.2cm (6in) tall, signed on base, fine collectible porcelain with hand applied floral decoration

Starting Bid: $10
1898

DECORATIVE PORCELAIN SERVING PLATE

29.5cm (11 5/8in) diameter, hand-painted, circa 1950-1970; Oscar Schlegelmilch, Langewiesen, Germany

Starting Bid: $10
1899

19TH CENTURY SALT BOX

15.2cm (6in) wide x 11.4cm (4 1/2in) deep x 21cm (8 1/4in) tall, early Canadiana pine wall mount salt box - all original

Starting Bid: $20
1900

WALLENDORF MOTHER AND CHILD

25.4cm (10in) tall, fine East German porcelain; post 1963 collectible figurine

Starting Bid: $10
1901

9 MCM FEDERAL GLASS "COLUMBIA" SERVING PIECES

Largest 27.9cm (11in) square, all "Columbia" pattern circa 1938-1942, comprising cake tray (chipped), compote, 2 wavy edge fruit bowls, 4 luncheon plates and deep dish vegetable bowl - 

Starting Bid: $10
1902

TWO ABSTRACT DOG SCULPTURES

Largest 15.2 x 10.8cm (6 x 4 1/4in), hand blown studio art glass

Starting Bid: $10
1903

MODERN DECO INSPIRED VASE

24.8cm (9 3/4in) tall, designed by Gerald Gulotta for Royal Doulton

Starting Bid: $10
1904

LARGE SWEDISH KOSTA BODA

10.2cm (4in) wide x 8.9cm (3 1/2in) high, signed on base, "Snowball" crystal votive holder, design by Ann Warff; genuine Kosta Boda

Starting Bid: $10
1905

EDWARDIAN MAHOGANY TEA TRAY

48.9 x 31.8cm (19 1/4 x 12 1/2in), early 20th century English; solid mahogany with flared gallery

Starting Bid: $10
1906

ANTIQUE PEDESTAL ROSE BOWL

Measuring 21cm (8 1/4in) diameter x 13.3cm (5 14in) high - superior quality featuring extensive hand chased repousse foliate motifs on a stepped base with original (and removable) flower frog; Engl

Starting Bid: $25
1907

ANTIQUE WALNUT FRAME WITH VICTORIAN PHOTO

Frame 32.4 x 27.3cm (12 3/4 x 10 3/4in), circa 1880; under glass

Starting Bid: $10
1908

MCM PURE WOOL BLANKET

2.18 x 1.83m (86 x 72in), ideal for queen size bed; original tag - MacAusland's Woolen Mills, P.E.I.

Starting Bid: $10
1909

VINTAGE GOOSENECK DESK LAMP

1960's retro, adjustable brass neck, working condition

Starting Bid: $10
1910

SUPERB QUALITY UNISEX BLACK LEATHER CARRYALL

41.9 x 33cm (16 1/2 x 13in), unused condition; padded multi-pocket full hide leather; ideal for laptops; removable and adjustable shoulder strap

Starting Bid: $10
1911

MODERNIST CERAMIC SCULPTURE

22.9cm (9in) long x 12.7cm (5in) wide x 8.3cm (3 1/4in) high, black matte finish with high gloss polka dot pattern

Starting Bid: $10
1912

EARLY AMERICAN PEDESTAL BOWL

27.9cm (11in) diameter x 15.9cm (6 1/4in) tall - impressive large aqua blue pressed milk glass centrepiece

Starting Bid: $25
1913

MURANO GLASS CORNUCOPIA

30.5cm (12in) long hand blown opalescent glass vase

Starting Bid: $10
1914

SILKY PERSIAN STYLE CARPET

5ft 4in x 3ft 10in, garden design; not used since recent professional cleaning

Starting Bid: $10
1915

MCM STUDIO POTTERY ATOMIC BOOMERANG SERVING DISH

36.8cm (14 1/2in) at longest point; circa 1960's collectible and rare example from modernist ceramic artist Barbara Willis (1917-2011) California; on tripod feet

Starting Bid: $25
1916

EARLY FRENCH COPPER JELLY MOLD

29.2cm (11 1/2in) round, heavy gauge and hand hammered, embossed fruit theme; with attached wall mount ring

Starting Bid: $20
1917

20 MCM FEDERAL GLASS SUNFLOWER PETAL SERVING PIECES

Largest 29.2cm (11 1/2in) - all "Sunflower Petal" pattern; comprising large cake plate, 2 nesting fruit bowls, 10 dessert bowls and 7 plates

Starting Bid: $10
1918

CIRCA 1940'S FRAMED PORTRAITS

Charles Bosseron Chambers (1882-1964); frames 38.7 x 31.1cm (15 1/4 x 12 1/4in); two signed MCM art prints, published by Edward Gross Co., New York

Starting Bid: $10
1919

12 MATCHING LACE PLACEMATS

30.5cm (12in) diameter, all hand crocheted lace, trousseau quality, unused condition

Starting Bid: $10
1920

3 HARDCOVER EMBROIDERY BOOKS

First edition "Newnes Complete Needlecraft", 1969; first edition "Floral Needlepoint" by Stella Edwards, 1993; first edition "America's Best Cross-Stitch", 1988

Starting Bid: $10
1921

TWO PAIRS LACE TRIMMED PILLOWCASES

81.3 x 50.8cm (32 x 20in) each, unused condition, white cotton embellished with hand crocheted lace and embroidery

Starting Bid: $10
1922

2 MCM HAND BLOWN ART GLASS

Largest 21.6cm (8 1/2in) square

Starting Bid: $10
1923

COLLECTION OF 7 LACE TABLE COVERS

Largest 35.6 x 35.6cm (14 x 14in) - tatted and crocheted handmade decorative lace

Starting Bid: $10
1924

EARLY PICTURE IN ANTIQUE FRAME

Image 29.8 x 24.8cm (11 3/4 x 9 3/4in) and frame 43.2 x 38.1cm (17 x 15in); circa 1880 quality walnut frame with ebonized and gold gilt liners; domestic scene impressed lower right "F.

Starting Bid: $10
1925

TWO IRISH LINEN TABLE CLOTHS

2.62 x 1.73m (103 x 68in) and 2.16 x 1.8m (85 x 71in) - both Irish white damask with elegant chrysanthemum patterns

Starting Bid: $10
1926

3 ANTIQUE ENAMEL GRANITEWARE PLATES

Largest 25.4cm (10in), two with splatter ware backs

Starting Bid: $10
1927

CERAMIC EMBOSSED SERVING DISH

30.5cm (12in) long x 25.4cm (10in) wide - glazed white cabbage leaf bowl for shrimp cocktail, chip dip, etc.

Starting Bid: $10
1928

UNIQUE OAK WALL POCKET/BOX

36.8cm (14 1/2in) long early 20th century art nouveau hand carved quarter cut oak

Starting Bid: $20
1929

ANTIQUE YELLOW WARE & STONEWARE MIXING BOWLS

Largest 23.8cm (9 3/8in) diameter - 3 pieces country kitchen decor, one signed "Att Ware Eve-N-Bake Oven Ware USA"

Starting Bid: $10
1930

3 WELL KNOWN INTERNATIONAL COOKBOOKS

"Fine Art of Italian Cooking" by Giuliano Bugialli; signed copy of "The Trellis Cookbook" by Marcel Desaulniers (Williamsburg); "All Around the World Cookbook" by Sheila Lukins

Starting Bid: $10
1931

LARGE QUANTITY OF BUTTONS

Including bakelite, celluloid, metal, wood, mother-of-pearl, rhinestone, etc. housed in a vintage tin container

Starting Bid: $10
1932

VINTAGE PORCELAIN FUNNEL

12.7cm (5in) diameter, signed "Coors USA", smooth glaze inside and out with fixed strainer; domestic or commercial use

Starting Bid: $10
1933

ANTIQUE EAPG LIDDED COMPOTE & SPOONER

Compote 24.1cm (9 1/2in) tall and 17.8cm (7in) diameter; spooner with Greek key panels; both early 20th century

Starting Bid: $10
1934

SCOTCH WHISKEY WATER PITCHER

Height 15.9cm (6 1/4in), porcelain, circa 1960's, distiller's promo for English pubs; signed "Wade England" - whiskey memorabilia

Starting Bid: $10
1935

19TH CENTURY IMPORTANT CARVING SET

Sterling hallmarked collars for Yates Brothers 1894, steel blade signed by cutler George Wostenholm and Son, Sheffield, England (one of the most famous names in cutlery); stag horn handles; origina

Starting Bid: $25
1936

SWEDISH PEDESTAL BOWL

21.3cm (8 3/8in) diameter and 10.2cm (4in) tall, maker's mark for prominent Swedish goldsmiths C.G. Hallberg; silverplate

Starting Bid: $10
1937

MURANO GLASS OIL LAMP

12.7cm (5in) diameter, cranberry with gold fleck; accessory table lamp

Starting Bid: $10
1938

REFINED CONICAL STONEWARE VASE

26cm (10 1/4in) tall, hand potted MCM with blue drip glaze

Starting Bid: $10
1939

ELEGANT ENTREE DISH IN THE SHEFFIELD MANNER

28.6 x 21cm (11 1/4 x 8 1/4in), removable divider with gadrooned edge and dual handles; silverplate over copper

Starting Bid: $10
1940

2 PERSIAN STYLE MATS/TABLE TOPPERS

Each approx. 40.6cm (16in) square; silk-like texture

Starting Bid: $10
1941

LARGE ENGLISH SALVER WITH ORNATE DECORATION

33cm (13in) round, chased art nouveau acorn interior with raised grape and leaf over pierced border; silverplate

Starting Bid: $10
1942

3 HERMES HOUSE GARDENING BOOKS

22.9 x 17.8cm (9 x 7in) - quality publications in unused condition: "Orchids", "Herbs" and "Containers"; excellent colour plates

Starting Bid: $10
1943

4 BONZAI/ORCHID PLANTERS

Largest 26.7cm (10 1/2in), circa 1970's, all with impressed marks including "Hull"

Starting Bid: $10
1944

EXCEPTIONAL SUN CATCHER

85.1cm (33 1/2in) x 27.9cm (11in) wide, framed neo-classical stained glass with lead mounts and clear beveled glass surround; original brass hanging attachments

Starting Bid: $20
1945

MCM BREAKFAST JUICE SET

22.9cm (9in) tall pitcher/juicer together with 4 matching juice glasses; marked "Napcoware" for National Potteries Corp., Bedford, Ohio

Starting Bid: $10
1946

LARGE ART NOUVEAU PLANTER

24.1cm (9 1/2in) tall x 30.5cm (12in) diameter, early majolica

Starting Bid: $10
1947

30 PIECES MATCHING CRYSTAL STEMWARE

11 wine glasses, height 13cm (5 1/8in); 12 dessert wines, height 8.6cm (3 3/8in); 7 sherry glasses, height 9.2cm (3 5/8in); lovely quality

Starting Bid: $10
1948

LALIQUE CRYSTAL

21cm (8 1/4in) diameter, limited edition plate of a young Blue Jay (Jayling); original sticker and signed on reverse; original box; unused condition

Starting Bid: $20
1949

7 ANTIQUE WOODEN BOBBINS

Largest 30.5cm (12in), including 2 Italian "beehive" spools and 5 silk shuttles; warm natural patina

Starting Bid: $10
1950

4 VOLUMES GARDENING BOOKS

Two hardcover - "Illustrated Guide to Gardening in Canada" and first edition Arthur Hellyers "All Colour Gardening Book"; together with two softcover - "Bulbs" and &qu

Starting Bid: $10
1951

SET OF 10 HANDLED TEA GLASSES & SAUCERS

8.9cm (3 1/2in) tall, matching set with embossed lily design and "rope" handle and base; rare shape

Starting Bid: $10
1952

VINTAGE FOLDING STEP STOOL

59.7cm (23 1/2in) high natural wood with 2-step fold-out

Starting Bid: $20
1953

ART NOUVEAU BRASS PLANTER

20.3cm (8in) diameter and 17.8cm (7in) tall, 3 paw feet with ornate neo-classical pierced panel

Starting Bid: $10
1954

BRITISH SCHOOL PAINTING & 2 PICTURE LIGHTS

Frame 35.6 x 26cm (14 x 10 1/4in); Lake District, UK, oil on panel with 2 vintage picture lights

Starting Bid: $10
1955

THREE QUALITY CUPS & SAUCERS

Desireable examples in excellent condition including a rare Royal Chelsea, Aynsley and Coalport - all with gold accent

Starting Bid: $10
1956

THREE QUALITY CUPS & SAUCERS

Hard to find Royal Albert "Old English Rose", Royal Standard and early Minton with English registration code for circa 1911 - all in excellent condition

Starting Bid: $10