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11-8-23 Online Only Auction – 165 North Fairfield Drive, Dover, DE

On-Line Only Auction –Dover, DE!


Personal Property located at: 165 North Fairfield Drive, Dover, DE 19901


Auction Held Online Only w/Bidding ending: Wed. Nov. 8th, 2023 Starting at 5 PM


Antique and Modern Furniture, Decoys, Sterling, Crystal, Royal Doulton, Housewares, Rugs, Artwork & more!


 Personal Property Preview: Monday November 6th, 2023 from 5 PM – 6 PM


Auctioneers Note: This could very well be the most quality in-home online only auction sale we have to offer this fall. Exquisite selection of custom crafted furniture by Bartley, Jack Nichols, Biggs and others. From Waterford crystal and silver and decoys this sale has something of quality for everyone. Don’t miss your chance to bid the price you want to pay at 

Directions: At the intersection of Rt. 13 and Rt. 10/W. Lebanon Rd. (On the South Side of Dover) turn East onto W. Lebanon Rd. and follow for 0.8 miles to N. Old Mill Rd. Turn slight left onto N. Mill Rd. and follow for 0.5 miles to N. Fairfield Dr. Turn left onto N. Fairfield Dr. and follow for 0.3 miles o home on the right. Signs Posted. CLICK HERE FOR A GOOGLE MAP.



Online Bidding: This is an Online Only Auction held on the A&M Auctioneers website. Early Pre-Bidding will open soon! You will be able to bid at any time up until the closing time for each individual items which will start on Wednesday November 8th, 2023 Starting at 5 PM. 1 lot will end Approx. every 45 seconds. This Auction will feature a soft closing. If someone bids in the last minute before an item closes the bidding on that item only will be extended for 1 minute. This will give you a chance to bid again. This process will continue until one person stops bidding or doesn’t bid before the time runs out.


Jewelry/Sterling/Crystal/Decoys: 14kt gold ladies rope twist bracelet with monogrammed charm, Qty of sterling silver jewelry, Qty of ladies wrist watches, marked Mexico Silver 5pc floral link bracelet, (15) Gorham Sterling silver liquor/shot glasses, Sterling silver trophy cup creamer and sugar, sterling silver reticulated double handled and decorated 8” bowl carrier, sterling silver weighted compote 24pc Mother of Pearl handled and sterling silver banded English hallmarked cutlery set, several sterling weighted candlesticks,  P.S. and Co. Sterling silver monogrammed 10” dinner plate, 35pcs of Turner Sheffield English flatware in presentation box, 7pcs Signed Sheffield England Hallmarked Electro Silverplate tea set with undertray, Pair of Waterford signed Candlesticks, Waterford punch bowl, Lg Qty of Waterford stemware, 1985 hand carved American Merganser drake decoy signed J. Nichols, carved and painted Blue Bill drake decoy, Sanderling on stand signed J. Nichols, Standing Plover signed J. Nichols 1985, Half size carved Wood Duck drake signed J. Nichols 1979, Pair of miniature carved flying Canada Geese on driftwood branch habitat base and many more!    

Glass/China/Collectables: Large Qty of Royal Doulton character toby mugs, Set of (4) Orleans Carpenters, Orleans, Mass shaker style reproduction wooden boxes in graduated size, 62pc of Lenox “Eternal Christmas” China, Blue Saphire decorated converted oil lamp with milk glass diamond quilted shade, blue and white floral opalescent ruffled pitcher, Delft “Delaware” covered jardiniere, Royal Doulton Josephine figurine, 86pc set of Minton’s “Marlow” pattern floral China, local books, local Cat’s Meows, Pot metal figural sculpted chickens, blue and white primitive salt glaze handled pitcher, sculpted Alabaster font lamp with brass and marble base, wrought iron 7pc bird decorated wall mount pot hanger, Chinese decorated jardiniere with foo dog finial, Signed Delft Williamsburg Restoration blue and white floral center bowl with stand, blue and gray stoneware pottery floral decorated ½ gallon crock, primitive two gallon stoneware crock, 1 gallon stoneware pitcher, Large Qty of brass candlesticks, Chinese pierced jardiniere converted to lamp with removable lid and wooden base and more!

Custom Crafted Furniture: Jack Nichols Hand crafted solid Cherry reproduction tall case clock with triple brass finial over dual weighted movement and inlaid reeded column case made in 1978 with original brass makers plate and owners manual, absolutely stunning Hall and Hall, Exton, PA Mahogany Chippendale reproduction secretary desk with broken arch triple flame finial over reeded column double raised panel doors encasing scallop carved pigeon hole and fitted three drawer interior with dual candle slides over slant front writing board with four graduated size drawer base terminated with scallop carved frieze and bracket feet, Stunning Custom Cabinet Makers solid Cherry Queen Anne reproduction 2pc High Boy with broken arch triple flamed finial over scallop carved center drawer 7 drawer top over four drawer scallop carved base with carved and dual drop finial frieze, Jack Nichols Custom Cabinet Maker solid Cherry Queen Anne reproduction four drawer low boy with dual drop final frieze and brass cabinet makers tag, quality custom crafted solid Cherry Queen Anne reproduction two drawer dresser top mirror with dual brass finials over antlered and dovetailed two drawer base, solid Cherry Chippendale reproduction high boy with eight drawer carved column top over carved frieze and ball in claw feet, Mahogany dresser top two door jewelry chest concealing three drawer interior with felt fitted jewelry drawers over bracket feet with dual brass carry handles, Tiger Maple Chippendale beveled glass wall mirror, Mahogany Queen Anne reproduction tea  table with dual opposing tea/candle slides, solid Mahogany Chippendale style dresser top jewelry box with brass carry handle and dual removable felt lined jewelry trays, Cherry flip top gate leg hall table with pieced and carved frieze, Mahogany dresser box with banded inlay and brass carry handles, reproduction Federal reverse paint on glass mantle clock with triple brass finials over decorated and painted glass door, Cherry lift top blanket chest and more!

Antique and Modern Furniture: Brandt Furniture Company “Maryland Colony Collection” Mahogany Queen Anne reproduction drop leaf table with scallop carved knees terminated in club foot, Philadelphia Centennial Mahogany inlaid dining table with several leaves and set of (8) Philadelphia Centennial Chippendale ball in claw foot dining chairs, Set of (3) 19th century Walnut and Burl urn splat saber leg needlepoint chairs with carved floral and heart crests, Early 19th Century Sheraton Period Mahogany three drawer chest of drawers with cockbeaded and inlaid drawers with diamond inlaid escutcheons circa 1820, Biggs Furniture Co. Mahogany inlaid 3pc nesting table set, Early 19th Century Mahogany Chippendale five drawer chest of drawers with diamond escutcheoned drawers over bracket feet circa 1840, Southwood Hickory North Carolina upholstered Queen Anne reproduction wingback chair with carved legs and feet, Early 19th Century  Cherry six drawer dresser with inlaid diamond escutcheons and brass pulls circa 1830, Early 19th Century Pennsylvania Plank bottom spindle back rocking chair with stenciled crest, Pennsylvania House solid Cherry four poster Queen size bed with acanthus carved columns, Sheraton Style Cherry inlaid flip top hall table with carved reeded column legs, Mahogany Queen Anne reproduction Tr-fed turned column tilt top tea table, Pine country lift top single drawer single door commode chest, Southwood Hickory North Carolina upholstered open arm side chair, country style butcher block table, vintage Oriental style two door half round black lacquer corner cabinet, Lane Furniture Co. Mid-Century cedar chest in blue paint with floral stenciling, Pennsylvania House solid Mahogany four drawer diminutive chest of drawers, 19th Century Poplar three drawer slant top writing desk with porcelain pulls, White Furniture Co. Mahogany China cabinet with three beveled glass doors over three drawer four door base, Oriental highly carved lift top chest with dragon carved top over dual brass handles and bottom corner brass plate protectors, antique Burl Ogee wall mirror, beautiful brass decorated fire screen with cherub motif, nice brass fire 54” fire fender/screen with figural lions paw feet and brass finials and more!

Rugs: Karastan 12ft x 8ft floral wool pile area, Iranian Wool Pile area rug 9ft x 7ft, Pakistan Wool Pile area rug with original makers tag 5ft x 3ft, Persian Wool Pile hand knotted area rug 5ft 8” x 4ft 7”, Persian wool Pile 5ft x 3ft area rug, Wool Pile Maroon and Navy floral area rug 8ft x 10ft, Pakistan Maroon and Ivory area rug 9ft x 3ft, Persian Blue and White wool Pile rug 7ft x 4ft, Vintage Wool pile oriental style floral runner 8ft x 2ft and many others!

Artwork: Late 19th Century original oil on canvas of Bridge in Rome Countryside in gold decorated frame. Note: “Attributed to Richard Wilson, English Artist, 19th Century Oil on wood panel Dutch Coast scene depicting ships at harbor unsigned,  Framed Chinese print of Bamboo and Chicken scene, “A Fourth in the First” framed print by Taylor Colins of Dover Greens at Fourth of July, framed Chinese silk work of fisherman on bridge, Mr. Charles Davis on the Traverser” framed foxhunt engraving by Edwin Hacker, Framed Oriental scene of (3) Geisha girl dancers and more!      

Special Interest:  Thomas Turner U.S.N. presentation dress sword with scabbard, (50) vintage Matchbox cars, Qty of vintage toys by Tonka, Corgi and others, US Naval Academy Black Lacquered Collegiate open arm chair, Samsung LN 32” flat screen TV with remote, Vintage Camel saddle, USS Amberjack heavy brass ash tray, 50 cal. Bullet desk ornament, Marksman BB repeater pistol, 6ft Aluminum “A” framed step ladder, and more!!

Terms Personal Property: Visa/MC/Amex/Discover or approved check. 18% Buyer Premium. All property is sold “As Is, Where Is”, and All Sales are Final. Property is open to thorough public inspection. It is the Bidder’s responsibility to determine condition, age genuineness, authenticity, value or any other determinative factor. A&M Auctioneers and Appraisers, LLC may attempt to describe the merchandise in advertising, on the phone, on the internet and at the auction but makes no representations. In no event shall A&M Auctioneers and Appraisers, LLC be held responsible for having made or implied any warranty of merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose. Bidder shall be the sole judge of value.

Pick Up Date: Items must be picked up at the Auction Site in Dover, DE on Saturday November 11th, 2023 from 9 AM -12 Noon.  This is the only time that the Auction Co. will be onsite at the home for Pickup. Items not picked up by 12 noon on Saturday November 11th, 2023 will be considered abandoned and will be disposed of at the discretion of the Auction Co. And/Or Property owner. If you unable to attend the Auction pickup you must designate a person to pick your items up for you. Buyer is responsible for the following requirements. #1: Buyer is responsible for removing all items from the Property. #2: Buyer is responsible for bringing any required manpower required to move your items from the home to your vehicle #3: Buyer is Responsible for bringing any tools, boxes, tape, wrapping paper, Bubble wrap, blankets, Straps, wheel cart or dollies needed to remove your items from the property. The items that you purchased will be situated in the home as they were photographed at the time of the cataloging. You will be responsible for any boxing that is required to move/load your items. #4: Buyer is responsible for verifying that you have all of your items before leaving the property.

SHIPPING: A&M Auctioneers and Appraiser’s does not ship general auction merchandise, however shipping is available through one of three 3rd Party Shippers we utilize. They include the UPS Pack and Ship Store of Salisbury, MD/Delmar, DE & the Parcel Plus Store in Rehoboth Beach, DE. We can transport items back to our facility from the Auction Pickup site and then deliver the item(s) to a shipper for you for a fee. We deliver items once a week typically on Tue/Wed. You will pay the shipper directly for any and all costs associated with getting your items to you. Shipping has become very expensive. We have no control over the cost of shipping items. Please bid accordingly. We can’t provide you with shipping estimates. There may be large items in this auction that are not shippable and will require local pickup or for you to arrange a freight hauling/Professional moving service. CLICK THE RED SHIPPING INFO BUTTON FOR ADDITIONAL INFORMATION.

Personal Property Preview: Monday November 6th, 2023 from 5 PM – 6 PM. The general public is invited to view the items being sold during this time.


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