Estate Sale Roundup: July 18-20
Not snow nor rain nor dark of night can keep us from our rounds
By Anne Harris,
1:30PM, Fri. Jul. 18, 2014
The storybook sales are few this week, yet treasures still await.
The Estate of Virginia North
Lalique Waterford crystal; sterling; Steinway Boston grand piano; dining room set; Meito "Annette" China: service for 12, 7-piece place setting; assorted lamps; lots of plants; fine jewelry and intriguing costume pieces; sewing and craft supplies; University of Texas 1962 Championship Glass Tumblers, Country French round occasional table with carved incised Design and apron with crossed stretchers and cabriolet legs. Local checks and all major credit/debit cards accepted with ID. 7203 Shoal Creek, 789757; Fri.-Sat., 9am-6pm.
Vintage: Electronics (!), Decor, and Ladies Clothing
Barware includes Bar/Pub mirrors and clocks, glassware, decanters. Jewelry includes gold, sterling and lots of quality vintage costume jewelry. Vintage Eastern Airlines Chickets box in excellent condition, pocket knives, lighters. Electronics include vintage Sears phonograph, antique Zenith tube radio, Vintage Clarinette 101 stereo system; reel to reel, Bose speakers, portable radio and cassette players, vintage headphones and microphone; vintage projector screens in great condition, and Polaroid camera. Linens, clothing, and accessories include vintage quilts, high-quality vintage clothing in small and medium sizes, vintage handbags and shoes, men's cowboy boots, ladies wigs, scarves, umbrellas, and linens for king-size bed. Tools and yard items include Craftsman radial saw, drill press, grinder/buffer, Craftsman 10" table saw, quality power and hand tools, lawn and garden tools, gas-powered air compressor, gas and electic blowers, chainsaw, propane heater, shelving, hardware, garden lighting, new fountain, ladders, carts, birdbaths, duck decoys, picnic table. Limited entry (as space allows); cash, debit/credit cards accepted. 8016 Acton, 78736; Fri., noon - 5pm; Sat., 10am-4pm; Sun., 11am-3pm.
Avery Ranch Rain or Shine
This longtime, world-traveling Austinite is making some changes, and a lot has to go. Lionel train sets: Chinese cloisonné, Tempurpedic queen-sized, adjustable bed; 1892 leather-bound Pronunciation Bible, New leather sofa w/ tags still attached and gently used leather loveseat; vintage toys; holiday items; vintage Tupperware; 6' x 10' shed; two refrigerators, gas stove, washer and dryer. Cash and credit cards accepted. 309 N. Field, 78681; Fri.-Sat., 9am-4pm.
'Antiques, Coke, …Vaseline Collections'
Okay, we're game for just about anything. Here you'll find Westmoreland George & Martha Washington 1940 Sterling Silver place setting for eight; Fitz & Floyd Cloissonne Peony china dinner plates, dessert plates, and mugs; Oneida silver plate Floral Queen place setting for 16; Gorham sterling "La Scala" place Setting for eight; vintage Coca-Cola Wooded round sign, 18"; Coca-Cola metal drug store clock repro 1951; antique secretary chest; Louis XV Country armoire wardrobe c. 1890 with mirror; 19th century Louis XV bed in walnut with mattress & box; antique storage seat trunk; china cabinets; drop-front antique desk with display on sides; M&M collection and vampire collection; Radio Flyer tricycle; Queen size headboard; Henrodon large display cabinet and small Henrodon cabinet; if you pass out from the fray, an antique fainting couch on caster wheels so you'll know you'll get home. Vaseline glassware; a lot of lamps; Tiffany-style Coca Cola hanging lamp; antique heavy brass bed with mattress; marble-top round table and a small marble top display table. Japanese Geisha Kimono Furisode Uchikake solo robe design; Cash, debit/credit cards accepted. 2604 Cebo Cove, 78745; fri.-Sat., 10am-4pm, Sun., 10am-4pm.