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Online Only Estate Auction

Stonignton & Early NY Ephemera

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Brief Description

We are very pleased to offer the HoughtonFamily Estate; early settlers of Stonington Connecticut and includes over sixty pieces of early and historical documents from the seventeenth through the twentieth centuries.

Auction Schedule

Online Bidding Only

Began: Wednesday, September 27, 2017 at 2:00 PM EDT

Ended: Saturday, October 14, 2017 at 2:00 PM EDT

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Online Only Estate Auction

Saturday October 14th at 2:00P.M.

Inspection: 10/13 Fri, 10am - 5pm & 10/14 10:00-1:00

Location: 36 Killingworth Turnpike – Clinton, CT 06413 (I-95 Exit 63)

 We are very pleased to offer the Houghton Family Estate; early settlers of Stonington Connecticut and includes over sixty pieces of early and historical documents from the seventeenth through the twentieth centuries; of significant historical value offering a window into contemporary Colonial life in America.

These documents descended in the Houghton, Bennett and Brannan Families and in the following families who are documented within these papers; the Knights, the Williams, and the Harris.

Also offered are many twentieth century works of art acquired directly from the artists by the consigner’s father who was a publisher in New York City.  And many other interesting items; including the original “Indian” door from the original homestead, built in 1787 along with other items from the property.  Absolutely no reserves.

FEATURED ITEMS

 

-        Amazing 18th & 19th Century ephemera from the family, Stonington & Rhode Island found families.

-        Leaping Stag Weathervane, Taken off Barn in Stonington CT, "Stoney Brook Farm"

-        Photograph of President Teddy Roosevelt

-        Vintage Train Photograph

-        Letter from Arthur Conan Doyle

-        Self Portrait signed by the author, “Booth Tarkington White Sulphur April 1924”

-        Shaker Items

-        Vintage Bottles

-        19th Century Grain Painted Parade Staff

-        Book Presses

-        Friction Race Car

-        Collage Hero $, By Kenneth Walker

-        Collage Mom & Apple Pie, By Kenneth Walker (Rare)

-        New Haven Trolley Signs

-        Vintage Tools & Iron

-        Winchester Memorabilia

-        Andrew Rooney Drawing

-        Florida Landscape

-        Antique Books

-        Rare Stencil - Osborne, Political Banner on Linen

-        Oriental Rug

This sale has a wide variety and something for every collector. 

LOCATION

36 Killingworth Turnpike – Clinton, CT 06413 (I-95 Exit 63)

AUCTION TYPE

Online Only Sale:

 

RIGGING & SHIPPING

 

Local Pick-Up:

Dates of Pickup are Monday October 16th -19 9:00 – 3:00, We can only work with one person at a time.

You are solely responsible for the safe and timely pick-up and removal of any items you may win at this auction.  If you are unable to safely pick up and remove your items during the removal times that have been scheduled for this sale, PLEASE DO NOT BID.

 

PROJECT SPECIFIC TERMS & CONDITIONS

 

Buyer's Premium:  20.0% Online buyer's premium.
Check, or Wire Transfer, Visa, MasterCard & American Express.  

2% Cash Discount.

 

Shipping:

The paper can be shipped from our office in flat rate USPS Boxes, or FedEx Envelopes.  A $5.00 handling fee will apply. 

All other items will be handed over to the UPS Store In Clinton, CT unless other arrangements are made. 

Local Shippers:

jvonflatern3757@theupsstore.com or call 860-664-0066

Navis Pack & Ship 203-335-7447 or email: ct1011@gonavis.com

Pak-It of Southeastern CT LLC 860-395-553

     

 

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