ONLINE AUCTION | July. 3 12:00pm - July. 13 2:00pm

UNIQUE COLLECTIBLES

Buyer's Premium: 

22% (2% discount on cash or debit)

A selection of unique collector items featuring articles that rarely appear for sale, highlighted by an antique Louis Vuitton auto trunk, Japanese hibachi table, ceramic collection including works by Kayo O'Young, vintage lighting and lustres, Moser crystal, silk rugs, primitive furniture, artwork 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" as many items are antique or have been well used. Viewing is highly recommended and condition reports are also 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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4534

LOUIS VUITTON TRUNK

Circa 1920's Louis Vuitton auto or motoring trunk in black Vuittonite canvas with original label and the rare interior fitted drawer; complete with two side handles, two top wood slats, brass

Current Bid: $650
4535

VINTAGE HIBACHI TABLE

Traditional Japanese kiri wood hibachi table with five drawers, twin-handles and lift-top glass tray opening to the interior with vintage copper and metal kitchenware; used for cooking meat and veg

Current Bid: $350
4536

DEMIJOHN

Large green glass demijohn or carboy in wicker casing, height 71.1cm (28in)

Current Bid: $50
4537

PRAYER RUG

Silk and wool prayer rug meauring 7ft x 2ft 11in

Current Bid: $751
4538

SINGER SEWING MACHINE

In wood carrying case, model number 3779654

Current Bid: $30
4539

CLOISONNÉ VASE

On stand and complete with manual, height of vase 25.4cm (10in)

Current Bid: $250
4540

PACHINKO MACHINE

Circa 1970's with "Nishijin" label, made in Japan; housed in 101 x 64.1cm (39 3/4 x 25 1/4in) wood case for wall hanging; the machine lights up when plugged in but offered "as i

Current Bid: $152
4541

CARNIVAL GLASS

Four carnival glass bowls including 25.4cm (10in) footed bowl

Current Bid: $28
4542

UNIQUE LAMP

Electrified oil lamp on large brass base with twin-handles and ornate design, height to top of chimney 53.3cm (21in); small chips along rim of shade

Current Bid: $30
4543

ART DECO TEA SET

Three-piece pewter tea set comprising teapot, cream and sugar - signed on base; height of teapot 11.4cm (4 1/2in)

Current Bid: $110
4544

VINTAGE DRESS FORM

On wood and metal base, height 107cm (42in)

Current Bid: $50
4545

ANTIQUE DESK LAMP

With vaseline glass shade, height 40cm (15 3/4in) - requires new wiring

Current Bid: $106
4546

KAISER VASE

Porcelain vase with Grecian landscape, signed on base - height 21.6cm (8 1/2in)

Current Bid: $20
4547

CRANBERRY GLASS

Cranberry art glass dish and basket - diameter for each 17.8cm (7in) and 22.9cm (9in)

Current Bid: $37
4548

FOUR VICTORIAN CHAIRS

Set of four antique Victorian chairs with matching blue upholstery, height for each 92.7cm (36 1/2in); on old casters

Current Bid: $100
4549

ANTIQUE CHEESE DISH, ETC.

Antique cheese dish, "Corn Flour Blanc-Mange Brown and Polson's" mould, Johnnie Walker semi-porcelain cup, funnel and Dutch decanter

Current Bid: $41
4550

TELEPHONE STAND AND CHAIR

Vintage telephone stand with double-door and lower drawer measuring 114cm (45in) high, with companion chair - some surface wear

Current Bid: $40
4551

PAIR ONYX VASES

Each measuring 15.2cm (6in) high

Current Bid: $25
4552

ART DECO WALL MIRROR

Measuring approximately 76.2cm (30in) high x 40.6cm (16in) wide

Current Bid: $95
4553

PAIR COSTLY TABLE LAMPS

Pair of Bohemian cranberry glass lustres with hand-painted floral and gold design, each with 12 glass prisms; newer wiring and in working order, each measuring 57.2cm (22 1/2in); no shades

Current Bid: $600
4554

PRIMITIVE BED

Antique headboard and footboard with primitive hand-painted design, the headboard measuring 1.57m (62in) to the top; complete with rails, the inserts of which measure approximately 1.4m (55in) apar

Current Bid: $75
4555

CLOISONNÉ VASE

With "flying crane" motif and complete with stand - height of vase 17.8cm (7in)

Current Bid: $230
4556

DEMIJOHN

Large green glass demijohn or carboy in wicker basket, height 66cm (26in)

Current Bid: $30
4557

CRYSTAL BOWL

Large cut crystal bowl measuring 27.9cm (11in) diameter

Current Bid: $15
4558

EASTER ISLAND CARVING

"Moai" wood carving circa 1960, standing 50.2cm (19 3/4in) high; Provenance: private collection, London, originally purchased from the widow of a cameraman who worked with a documentary f

Current Bid: $65
4559

GONE WITH THE WIND TABLE LAMP

Hand-painted table lamp with "rose" motif, overall height to top of chimney 67.3cm (26 1/2in)

Current Bid: $35
4560

SOAPSTONE CARVING

Depicting a stylized animal, signed indistinctly on base - height 17.8cm (7in), width 22.9cm (9in)

Current Bid: $45
4561

MCM CHAIR

Mid-century modern armchair with "Made in Italy" label attached to base - height 81.3cm (32in)

Current Bid: $140
4562

LARGE BRASS VASE

Made in India, height 61cm (24in)

Current Bid: $15
4563

ANTIQUE CANADIAN SCALE

"Triner Scales", made in Toronto, measuring 25.4cm (10in) wide

Current Bid: $20
4564

SILK QUM RUG

Made from silk and wool, measuring 5ft x 3ft - original retail price: $6450.00

Current Bid: $451
4565

PAIR BOHEMIAN CRYSTAL TABLE LAMPS

Each with eight crystal prisms and matching shades, overall height for each 78.7cm (31in)

Current Bid: $350
4566

GREEN ICE GLASS VASE

Rare design by Kai Blomquist and Oy Kimela, for Riihimaki, Finland (retains original label); signed on base, height 15.2cm (6in)

Current Bid: $260
4567

DEMIJOHN

Green glass demijohn or carboy in wicker casing with twin-handles, height 45.7cm (18in)

Current Bid: $35
4568

PARAGON DINNERWARE SET

"Athens" pattern comprising 24 plates, 8 cups and saucers and 3 serving pieces - circa 1950; one cup with old hairline crack

Current Bid: $190
4569

COLLECTIBLES

Including vintage advertising ashtrays, tins and antique razor

Current Bid: $45
4570

TWO OIL LAMPS

Both electrified, made by "Rayo" - height for each approximately 53.3cm (21in)

Current Bid: $50
4571

ITALIAN LEATHER TRAVEL CASE

With original brass hardware and key, 34.9 x 45.7cm (13 3/4 x 18in); old "Franzosini" moving label still attached; some surface marks

Current Bid: $227
4572

GLASS, CERAMIC, ARTWORK

Including a 20.3cm (8in) high Asian ceramic figurine, cast iron teapot, pedestal glass dish, covered jar and pair of J. Halford Ross prints

Current Bid: $35
4573

PRIMITIVE PINE BENCH

Antique pine bench or settle with spindle back and arms, overall width 1.98m (78in); no seat cushion

Current Bid: $130
4574

STONEWARE & SEMI-PORCELAIN

Including "Henry K. Wampole", Philadelphia stoneware jug measuring 31.8cm (12 1/2in) high (age-related wear including chips); together with three stoneware jars and a Wedgwood pitcher

Current Bid: $36
4575

TWO MOAI STATUES

Two carved wood statues from the Rapa Nui culture of Easter Island, generally considered to represent starving ancestors; circa 1960; measuring 48.3cm (19in) and 55.9cm (22in) high; Provenance: pri

Current Bid: $85
4576

BRASS ITEMS

Including brass flower frogs, vases, bell, miniature "shoe" ashtray and four plates made in England

Current Bid: $10
4577

TWO ANTIQUE FRAMES

Housing antique portrait photographs, frame outer dimensions 78.7 x 68.6cm (31 x 27in) and 88.9 x 73.7cm (35 x 29in)

Current Bid: $45
4578

BUTTER CRATE

"Canadian Butter Ontario", 56 lbs wood crate measuring 30.5cm (12in) high, 34.3cm (13 1/2in) wide

Current Bid: $55
4579

DECORATOR TABLE LAMP

Unsigned but likely Stiffel, quality decorator table lamp measuring 81.3cm (32in) high to top of shade - working order

Current Bid: $35
4580

TERRESTRIAL GLOBE

Vintage globe on wood and metal stand, overall height 78.7cm (31in)

Current Bid: $40
4581

SCOUTMASTER'S CAPE

Vintage cape with numerous Scout badges, measuring approximately 1.33 x 1.47m (52 1/2 x 58in) - age-related wear

Current Bid: $25
4582

MOSER VASE

Moser "crackle glass" vase with enamel fish and kelp motif; height 13.3cm (5 1/4in)

Current Bid: $75
4583

PRIMITIVE WOOD DOUGH BOWL

Measuring 1.16m (45 1/2in) wide - old repair

Current Bid: $279
4584

MCM CERAMIC PLAQUE

Mid-century modern glazed ceramic wall plaque, 17.8 x 25.4cm (7 x 10in) - artist unknown

Current Bid: $50
4585

ANTIQUE WASH BENCH

Signed "Beatty Bros. Limited, Fergus, Canada" - 53.3cm (21in) high, 112cm (44in) wide

Current Bid: $50
4586

MILITARY STRETCHER

Overall length 2.29m (90in)

Current Bid: $25
4587

THREE ANTIQUE WINDOWS

Including a 167 x 32.4cm (65 1/2 x 12 3/4in) window frame with antique coloured glass, together with two 31.8 x 47.6cm (12 1/2 x 18 3/4in) window frames with orange glass

Current Bid: $75
4588

SIGNED WALNUT SALAD BOWLS

Five hand-turned walnut salad bowls by Doug Magrath (London, Ontario artisan), largest 29.2cm (11 1/2in) diameter

Current Bid: $190
4589

COLLECTIBLES

Including a vintage metal storage box, three children's chalkboards, two toy jeeps and a vintage bicycle seat

Current Bid: $35
4590

STIG LINDBERG CERAMIC BOWL

Ceramic "leaf" form dish, signed on base - Stig Lindberg (1916-1982) for Gustavsbert, Sweden

Current Bid: $130
4591

ANTIQUE FLIGHT OF DRAWERS

15-drawer library card/catalog cabinet measuring 34.3cm (13 1/2in) high, 83.8cm (33in) wide - top missing

Current Bid: $300
4592

CHRIS SNEDDEN CERAMIC VASE

From his trout series, measuring 26.7cm (10 1/2in) high and signed on base - Chris Snedden, London, Ontario potter

Current Bid: $75
4593

U.S. MILITARY TRUNK

With interior shelf and twin-handles, measuring 33cm (13in) high, 80.6cm (31 3/4in) wide - stamped inside door by maker

Current Bid: $40
4594

CERAMIC BUST OF RICHARD NIXON

Signed by Peter MccFarlane (British Columbia potter) verso and dated (19)72, height 12.7cm (5in)

Current Bid: $130
4595

ANTIQUE CORBELS

Pair of antique corbels found in original untouched condition - each measures 91.4 x 79.4cm (36 x 31 1/4in) - a fantastic architectural salvage find from a 19th century home in Kincardine, Ontario<

Current Bid: $110
4596

KAYO O'YOUNG VASE

Glazed ceramic vase with signature on base and dated (19)96, height 17.8cm (7in); Provenance: this and the next four lots from the same London, Ontario collection; Kayo O'Young, born 1950, con

Current Bid: $280
4597

KAYO O'YOUNG MUG

Glazed ceramic mug with signature on base and dated 2012, height 10.2cm (4in) - same provenance as the preceding lot

Current Bid: $36
4598

KAYO O'YOUNG LIDDED JAR

Mottled ceramic lidded jar with signature on base and dated (20)03, height 14cm (5 1/2in) - same provenance as the preceding two lots

Current Bid: $92
4599

KAYO O'YOUNG BOWL

Ceramic bowl with signature on base and dated 2001, height 10.2cm (4in), diameter approximately 20.3cm (8in); small hairline cracks on base; same provenance as the preceding three lots

Current Bid: $75
4600

KAYO O'YOUNG BOWL

Small ceramic bowl with signature on base, diameter 14cm (5 1/2in) - same provenance as the preceding four lots

Current Bid: $35
4601

LIGHT FIXTURE

Antique brass light fixture with four glass globes - height 40cm (15 3/4in), extreme diameter 48.3cm (19in)

Current Bid: $117
4602

ROSEWOOD ETAGERE

Antique etagere with lower drawer, measuring 112cm (44in) high, 52.1cm (20 1/2in) wide

Current Bid: $85
4603

ROBIN HOPPER POTTERY BOWL

Signed on base, diameter 22.2cm (8 3/4in) - Robin Hopper, British/Canadian potter, 1939-2017

Current Bid: $120
4604

BRASS DRAFT SCREEN

Vintage fireplace draft screen with "sailing ship" motif - height 68.6cm (27in), width 43.2cm (17in)

Current Bid: $29
4605

DIANE O'YOUNG CERAMIC VASE

Twin-handled ceramic vase with signature on base and dated 1990, height 10.8cm (4 1/4in) - Diane Nasr O'Young, Canadian potter and wife of artist Kayo O'Young

Current Bid: $35
4606

PRIMITIVE BENCH IN UNIQUE DESIGN

Believed to be an antique school bench from a one room schoolhouse, measuring 1.84m (72 1/2in) wide, 77.5cm (30 1/2in) high - the back rest swivels so students could sit facing either side

Current Bid: $250
4607

FANCY BRASS CHANDELIER

Vintage 9-light chandelier measuring 62.2cm (24 1/2in) high, extreme width 63.5cm (25in)

Current Bid: $95
4608

STRATFORD, ONTARIO CERAMIC JAR

Lidded jar with "winged crocodile", measuring 21.6cm (8 1/2in) high; signed and dated (19)60 on base

Current Bid: $62
4609

FEDERAL STYLE WALL MIRROR

In gold paint with "double eagle head" holding grapes, label verso for James Cameron, Antique and Fine Art Dealer, Liverpool - height 99.1cm (39in), width 58.4cm (23in); the centre mirror is antiqu

Current Bid: $525
4610

VINTAGE ASIAN SIDE TABLE

Mixed exotic woods with interior shelving, lower drawer and carved in unique design; old label and red seal found inside drawer; height 87cm (34 1/4in), width 52.7cm (20 3/4in), depth 52.7cm (20 3/

Current Bid: $110
4611

BROOKLIN POTTERY STUDIO VASE

Signed by Susan and Theo Harlander, ceramic vase measuring 19.1cm (7 1/2in) high

Current Bid: $95
4612

"EIFFEL TOWER" GARDEN PLANTER

Large iron garden planter in the form of the Eiffel Tower, standing 1.91m (75in) high

Current Bid: $111
4613

EIGHT ANTIQUE DRAWERS

Set of 19th century cabinet drawers, all in original condition - each 15.2 x 19.7 x 25.4cm (6 x 7 3/4 x 10in)

Current Bid: $55
4614

TWO ADVERTISING SIGNS

Metal "Trico" washer service sign measuring 76.2 x 55.2cm (30 x 21 3/4in), together with "Camels" cigarette sign lithographed on card laid down on board, 50.8 x 71.1cm (20 x 28i

Current Bid: $35
4615

AIRPLANE ASHTRAY

Vintage chrome ashtray stand with lower light, measuring 85.1cm (33 1/2in) high - one insert and one lid missing; the light is offered "as is"

Current Bid: $115
4616

ANTIQUE LAP DESK

Antique lap desk with fall-front opening to interior drawers, in allover chinoiserie design - height 22.9cm (9in), width 45.7cm (18in) - no key

Current Bid: $310
4617

VINTAGE WAGON

"Mercury" child's wagon in original condition, length 91.4cm (36in)

Current Bid: $65
4618

MAILBOX

Vintage pedestal mailbox measuring 1.13m (44 1/2in) high - no key

Current Bid: $375
4619

TWO FRANZ LEITGEB OIL PAINTINGS

Both untitled depicting portraits of Tyrolean men, signed, oils on masonite housed in matching frames, each 26 x 21cm (10 1/4 x 8 1/4in); Provenance: Toronto private collection - Franz Leitgeb, Aus

Current Bid: $50
4620

POSTCARDS AND EPHEMERA

Large selection of vintage postcards found in box; together with "1964 Florida State Line" album and a selection of Star Wars collector cards

Current Bid: $41
4621

IMPRESSIVE CUTLERY CANTEEN

Quality mahogany cutlery canteen with two lower drawers, twin-handles, brass fittings and lined in purple velvet - height 34.3cm (13 1/2in), width 57cm (22 1/2in), depth 43.2cm (17in)

Current Bid: $315