Estate Sale Roundup: May 15-19
Sales may be few this week, but the pickings are hardly slim.
By Anne Harris,
3:16PM, Thu. May 15, 2014
Set the timer on the percolator early this week so you can make all three of these sales. What's new to you awaits.
Navajo & Quality in Highpoint Sale
If Southwestern decor happens to be your thing, this sale is for you. You'll find five Navajo rugs; Navajo hand-beaded authentic medicine bags, plains bag, plateau bags; Navajo leather and seed bead pipe bag, an extremely old bag that is framed; turquoise jewelry; American Indian carved horn; Frederick Remington bronze statue Calling the Buffalo; Fraser bronze statue End of the Trail; Billiards table custom made by Boessling of New Braunfels. Made with three slates, the felt is in perfect condition; it is heavy (9'x5'x31" tall. Includes all equipment). Large white terra cotta Mexican pottery decor for outdoor or indoor; antique bench with dowel connections, no nails; antique priest chasuble from Spain; Our Lady of Guadalupe framed art; Scottish crest; antique telegraph; Hoyt Medalist Recurve bow with Easton Target arrows; Giulietti accordion handcrafted in Italy, 24 key, 120 button red pearl; outdoor wicker chair set; patio furniture; large copper lidded handled boiler pot; Spode Edwardian childhood pitcher; 10-piece matching antique basin, pitcher, lidded chamber pot of semi-vitreous porcelain; sewing machines and notions: Kenmore 12-stitch, Shark Model 384, antique in excellent condition, white rotary working pedal machine; wicker bedroom set; full-sized wrought iron bed with new pillow-top mattress set; woven barstools; Uniworld Ice Crusher snow cone machine with syrups; oak gaming table with matching chairs and buffet; Hamilton Beach panini machine; white KitchenAid Ultra stand mixer with attachments KSM900; KitchenAid meat grinder attachment; brown leather sofa; camping gear; Campbell Hausfeld air compressor; Honeywell 20001 generator; ZIP scooter; new Radio Flyer red wagon. Credit cards, cash, and checks accepted. 221 Running Water Way, 78737; Thu.-Fri., 8am-3pm, Sat., 8am-1pm.
May Multiple Estate Sale
So many chairs, so little time: Eight vintage wood dining chairs with pink damask upholstery; set of four vintage rush chairs; small antique chairs, and quite a few more. All of the walls downstairs is covered in art this week, such as original oils, watercolors, and signed prints. Beach Room: An estate in Sun City offers a blue and white striped Havertys sofa; Havertys striped chair with ottoman; white rattan dresser and mirror; large white washed pine and wrought iron Heredon sideboard with hutch; vintage natural rattan table with glass top and four chairs; natural rattan queen headboard; foyer table; sea shells; small hand-painted chest; marine and beach art; parrots; collectible plates; books including Harvard Classics and novels. From an estate in Northwest Hills comes an antique mahogany bench with matching chair in a damask floral upholstery; a mid-century metal foyer table; black and gold chaise; four wooden swivel barstools; and a pair of Wedgwood style lamps. Just arrived: an amazing estate collection of 14k rings (some with gemstones), Native American jewelry, and a diamond and white gold butterfly choker. Other treasures are a sterling tea service, including tray, from Mexico; large silver-plate punch bowl with cups; vintage costume jewelry. Courtyard: four pink sling chairs with round glass table; vintage white metal patio set with four barrel chairs and umbrella; side tables; pair of vintage black springy chairs; planters, gardening tools. Bargainville: a large primitive pine table; four pine dining chairs with cane seats; antique French pastry cart; antique wicker chair; vintage wrought iron coffee table; contemporary chandelier; fisherman's basket table; oak cabinet; rocker; sewing cabinet; pair of mid-century glass and brass side tables; Asian art and collectibles; Western and Native American items; silver-plate; crystal; several sets of china; Frankoma, art, mirrors, lamps, and books. This room starts at 50% off, then goes to 75% off on Sunday. Cash or credit cards accepted. 8108 Mesa, Set A100, 78759; Thu.-Sat., 9am-5pm, Sun., 11am-5pm.
It Was Love at First Sight
Leonard and Mibbs were introduced by a mutual friend in 1955, and went on to raise four children. Come shop this living estate sale for mid-century, contemporary, and French Country-style furnishings; original art and decor; lighting; antiques; jewelry; serving and entertaining items; tools; outdoor living, and collectibles. Credit, debit cards, and cash only. 2219 Fancy Gap, 78745; Fri., 10am-3pm, Sat., 9am-3pm; Sun., 11am-2pm.