Estate Sale Roundup: May 8-11
So many options, so little time.
By Anne Harris,
3:33PM, Thu. May 8, 2014
There is a great selection this week, and we're gassing it up for trips to Bastrop and Cedar Park.
Rare Steuben Lincoln Head Mask
This three bedroom townhome is just packed with antiques, decor, furnishings, and a couple of rare items. The lady of the house had an eye for the unusual and was also an excellent seamstress, so you'll find a Singer Professional 5 serger; lots of fabric, from squares to bolts; two sewing cabinets; notions and patterns; selection of bedding and quilts, as well as doilies, runners, tablecloths. To entertain, vintage stemware; Spode Christmas dinnerware; tea sets; silver-plate platters; ruby red stemware; crystal cordials; wine glasses; silver-plate platters; casual dinnerware. Furniture: antique Italian armchair; antique side tables; Tiffany-style table lamp; tall bookcases; iron queen-sized bed; two wingback chairs; vintage lamps; antique etagere; caned rocking chair; small painted armor; floral loveseat; wicker patio chairs; 1970's Painting of U.S. Military in Asia; Christmas decor & ornaments. rare Steuben glass sculpture of Lincoln's head, c. 1930, designed by the creator of Mount Rushmore, Gutzon Borglum, who commissioned Frederick Carder of Steuben glass to create it. This item will not be at the sale and can be seen by appointment only. You may request your appointment by emailing Vivian (firstname.lastname@example.org). Cash, checks, and credit cards accepted. 8003 Parliament, 78759; Thu., 2-7pm; Fri., 10am-6pm; Sat., 9am-4pm.
Jim & Rhoda Burkett Sale
Gold and silver jewelry, large number of playing cards; Pearl drums and cases; metal gliders; white iron chairs; cast iron tables; container plants; metal extension ladders; dishes; glassware; kitchen table and chairs; antique high-backed chair; plant stand; antique dry sink; tea cart; wooden TV trays, collection of glass turtles; coffee table of white tile; foot stools; coffee table books; Clayton Marcus sofa; Seth Thomas antique clock; pewter sets; Lee Blackwell sculptures; glass birds; dining table with burl oak Design 60'' x 40''x with 18" leaf; mid-century dresser and mirror (1956); mid-century chest of drawers; Dixie mahogany night stand; sterling silver candlestick holders; two large rugs; Waterford crystal; queen matters and box springs; Lladro; large collection of baseball cards; antique 12-gauge shotgun; antique Buescher saxophone (1911-12); flute; vinyl records; Haviland Poppy china set; coins. Cash, checks, and credit cards accepted. 306 Copperleaf, 78734; Thu.-Sat., 9am-4pm.
Estate Sale: Antiques and Tools
Dixie's Den of Antiquities brings you furniture, antiques, collectibles, dolls, original art, craft supplies; Christmas items; handbags and clothing; dishes; crocks; Native American/Western items; lraft supplies; appliances; tools; yard art; mink coat. 221 Blackjack, Bastrop, 78602; Thu.-Sat., 9am-4pm.
Cedar Park Mid-Century Modern
Bedroom: Mid-Century Barzilay dining table and six chairs; mid-century king headboard/shelf; two nightstands; dresser w/ mirror, corner end table, and sliding glass shelf; mid-century bow-front chest of drawers, bow-front dresser with 46" round mirror and bench seat, bow-front nightstand and bow-top full headboard/footboard; Denver Mattress Co. full and king mattresses and box springs; 1970's carved dark wood dresser (78-1/2" W) w/ two 52" mirrors, matching small armoire, pair matching nightstands, and king headboard. Lamps: mid-century porcelain white and brass roses; pair mid-century black iron lamps. Cash, Paypal and credit cards with ID are accepted. 701 Grapevine, 78613. Fri.-Sat., 9am-3pm, Sun., 11am-3pm.
Northeast Austin Estate Sale
Contents of the house include an original Raleigh womens Sport 3 speed bike with original saddle, made in England; two other bikes and helmets. Igloo coolers and a few other camping supplies; two massive black rotating compost bins on bases; a chiminea; chicken coop; large flower pots; patio furniture; vintage Berenquer dolls and Barbies; many stuffed animals and Beanie Babies; yamulkes and dreidels; seed spreader; manual mower; animal crate, two full-size beds; several bookcases; a roll top desk; several lamps, two record players (the kind that can be connected to computers); dressers and desks; four large sheets of wooden lattice; bundles of prepared bamboo; towels; blankets; linens; pillows; dining room table w/ five chairs; an Amana Refrigerator (older, $100), Maytag washer and dryer at $100 each; a Total Gym 500 with manual and accessories; aluminum ladders; midwifery art; art supplies; rocking chair; 30" flat screen Sanyo TV with remote; scarves and ladies clothing; futons; beach chairs and pool accessories; a full kitchen with lots of baking and cookware; books; an IKEA loveseat and a longer sofa; set of Mikasa dishes; books; loose lumber. The house also holds a Kimball upright piano. Cash and local checks only. 7112 Meadowood, 78723; Sat., 8am-1pm, Sun., 9am-1pm.