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Auction #164636


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updated 10/23/2014 @ 11:00 am


Sterling/Gold ♦ Civil War & GAR ♦ Furniture ♦ Quilts ♦ Advertising

Thursday ♦ October 30, 2014 ♦ 10:00 AM

Auction Location: Greene County Fairgrounds, 120 Fairground Rd., Xenia, OH.  From the center of Xenia, follow N. Detroit Street (US 68) N to left (W) on W. Ankeney Mill Rd.  This becomes Fairground Rd at the corporation line.

Auctioneer's Note: Join us for this fantastic multi-consignor auction featuring two long-time influential Greene County families. Many good furniture items from the home of the late Morris & Xarifa Bean of Yellow Springs. Mr. and Mrs. Bean were the founders and owners of the Morris Bean Company and the family has consigned numerous furniture pieces and local and regional artwork pieces. Also included are a number of significant local historical items and antiques, including a number of local Civil War-related items, from the home of the late Johnny and Jane Mills of Cedarville. Mr. and Mrs. Mills were both only children of two longstanding Cedarville families and have bequeathed the items from their home to the Cedarville United Methodist Church. Join us for what will be a super offering of quality items.


Early Country Furniture: Fine cherry Hepplewhite 9-drawer tall chest w/line inlaid drawers & original brasses; walnut Chippendale chest w/quarter columns; Cherry 16-pane corner cupboard w/unusual drawer & door configuration w/shaped apron; small size walnut blind door corner cupboard w/shaped apron; maple 7-drawer tall chest; maple banquet tables; cherry Sheraton drop front desk w/1-drawer & dovetailed gallery; walnut 1-drawer work table; cherry 4-drawer Hepplewhite chest w/inlay; cherry Sheraton chest; cherry Empire chest; walnut tilt top tea table w/scalloped top; (2) early Chippendale arm chairs w/cut out splats; (2) cherry gate-leg tables 1 w/drawer; walnut 2-drawer blanket chest w/inlaid initials G H; washstand in red paint; mahogany serving stand; mahogany handkerchief game table; walnut 2-drawer hanging cupboard; mahogany 4 drawer Hepplewhite chest; night stands; early chairs & rockers & much more.

Oak & Victorian Furniture: Oak hi-boy w/back splash; (3) walnut Victorian dressers; (2) oak 2-drawer school cabinets; (2) oak arts & crafts rockers; cherry ladies desk; cherry school desk; sette; marble top parlor table; oak hall mirror w/hooks; ash drop leaf table; dome top trunk; ice cream chairs; wire piano stool; (2) small roseback chairs; porcelain top work table; Danish modern furniture to include side table my France & Son; (10) Stickley cherry dining chairs; oak office desk; cedar chest & more.

Civil War & GAR Items: Large CDV of Albert Burrell, Company H, 154th regiment, Ohio w/rifle; fabulous GAR medals, ribbons, canes & tin cup collection in show case mainly from Greene County Ohio (sold as a collection); Albert’s drum stick; 1863 hand written sheet music; large full plate image of solider w/sword; letters; large GAR photos; bayonet & much more. (Note: Click "Documents" above (or, if not on our company site, go to to see Albert Burrell's biography as printed in the Broadstone's History of Greene County, Ohio, ©1918)

Gold & silver: (69) piece set of Kirk & Son Repousse sterling silver flatware including serving pieces; Large set of Wallace sterling silver flatware; good selection of gold & silver jewelry; misc sterling silver flatware; 1776 Philadelphia 6 dollar note; silver coins; silver certificates & a small lot of coin silver flatware.

Textiles: 1840 Ohio blue & white coverlet; other coverlets good selection of quilts & a good selection of antique oriental rugs.

Antiques: # 40 cast iron bell made by the American Bell Foundry Co; good selection of pocket watches; (2) vest pocket pistols; 45 cal double action pistol; pocket knives; large amount of photos & ephemera; early Ohio letters; early patents; early Oliver watch fob; early Wilson sewing machine in walnut cabinet; mantle & kitchen clocks; postcard albums; large tiger tobacco can & other advertising items; early portrait paintings; Betty lamp; egg scale; apple butter kettle; Hayner pumpkin seed flask; cast iron cream separator; blue & white pitcher; linens; large ovoid crock; oak humidor; anchor form sailors valentines; large early spinning wheel; early brass candle stick; early pewter; small NCR safe box; large early green demi john; early incised copper pot; Indian pottery & baskets; large grouping of naval WWII letters from Irvan Hegenderfer; & much more. 

Glass & China: Large set of Haviland china; Lenox china set; American Fostoria; hand painted china; Amphora vase; ironstone; cake stand; pickle castor; good selection of Fiesta; crystal stemware; paper weights & more.

Household Goods: Couches; cherry pewter cupboard; cherry chest; maple beds; leather side chair; (4) bamboo arm chairs; large cherry plate rack; chairs; stands; file cabinets; Craftsman tool boxes; hand & power tools; lawn & garden tools; chain saws; sweepers; sewing machines; sewing notions; ladders; everyday glassware & china; countertop appliances; teak patio furniture; dehumidifier; Ray Harm bird plates & prints & much more.


Terms:  Cash, checks or MC/VISA w/positive ID.  3% convenience fee on credit card purchases. Sales tax.  Lunch. 










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Oct '14
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