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4-17-24 Online Only Auction – 34398 Sylvan Vue Drive, Dagsboro, DE 19939

On-Line Only Auction – Dagsboro, DE!


Personal Property located at: 34398 Sylvan Vue Drive, Dagsboro, DE 19939


Auction Held Online Only w/Bidding ending: Wed. April 17th, 2024 Starting at 5 PM


Decoys, Sterling Silver, Military Collectables, Quilts, Art, Antique and Modern Furniture, Clocks, Primitives & more!


 Personal Property Preview:  Monday April 15th, 2024 from 5PM – 6PM

Auctioneers Note: This is our most diverse sale on the public market this spring season. The home, attic, bonus rooms and shed are busting at the seams with over three generations of Estate Antiques and Collectables. Over 350 lots of merchandise from Decoys, trains, sterling silver and primitives, to artwork and furniture and more this sale is sure to have something for everyone. 

Directions: At the intersection of Rt. 113 and Rt. 26 (Clayton St) in Dagsboro, DE turn North East onto Clayton St. and follow for 0.8 miles to Main St. Turn right onto Main Street for 0.2 miles. Slight left and continue on Vines Creek Rd (Rt. 26) and follow for 5.1 miles to Holt’s Landing Rd. Turn left onto Holt’s Landing Rd and follow for 0.2 miles to Sylvan Vue Drive and follow for 300’ to 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 is now Open! You will be able to bid at any time up until the closing time for each individual items which will start on Wednesday April 17th, 2024 Starting at 5 PM. 1 lot will end Approx. every 30 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.


Decoys: Charlie Jobes 2000 Hand Carved Oversized ride Canvasback Drake ride-on child’s toy decoy, Evans McKinney, Elkton, MD Black Duck in original paint circa 1950, Sam Barnes Canvasback drake decoy circa 1930, Pair of 1954 Jim Pierce Canvasbacks, vintage Rock Hall, MD Canada Goose V-Board decoy silhouette, John H. Clarke Havre de Grace, MD Canvasback Hen decoy signed and dated 1999, Crisfield, MD Balsa Wood Model carved Canada Goose decoy with wooden keel, Pair of Upper Bay Molded Cast iron Canvasback hen sink box decoys, John and Patti Waterfield signed life-sized carved “Yellowleg” sandpiper on driftwood, Jimmy Wright carved primitive style shorebird on stand branded, Upper Bay cast iron sink box mold figural duck boot scraper, carved Curlew decoy, Ruddy Turnstone hand carved sculpture on stand, hand carved Red Breasted Merganser decoy converted to lamp, carved Snow Goose Decoy, Rock Hall, MD style solid cedar Canada Goose decoy, Vintage T.D. Decoy Co. Mallard Drake Decoy with removable head, carved Sanderling shorebird on pedestal, Selection of Chesapeake Bay and Decoy related books to include: Decoys of the Mid-Atlantic Region by Henry Fleckenstein, Chesapeake Bay A Pictorial Maritime History, 1987 Signed Harve De Grace Decoy Festival Charlie Joiner and Robert Litzenburg autographed copy, Shore Bird Decoys by Henry Fleckenstein, Decoys of the Susquehanna Flats by J. Evans McKinney, Upper Chesapeake Bay Decoys and Their Makers, “The Critic” by George Wright Rue Brothers decoys print signed by Ron Rue, 1999 Havre de Grace Decoy Festival signed poster by Ron Rue, Oliver Lawson, Charlie Joiner, Jim Pierce, Urie, Capt., Harry Jobes and others, Signed Decoys of the Chesapeake Bay print by Paul Shertz, The Ward Brothers Poster, Paul W. Shertz 1977 First Day Issue Artist Proof signed R. Madison Mitchell framed print and more!

Military Collectables: Miniature .58 cal black powder working cannon with wooden spoke wheels and barrel cleaning brushes, RG model RG-23 .22 cal six shot revolver, Polaris Material Office Pacific Fleet heavy bronze wall plaque, selection of US Military Doctors tools to include: Bone saw, burn victim casts, field surgical kit, ear and eyes tool, opium pipe, stethoscope, reflex mallet, blood pressure gauge, field guide to poisonous plants, and others- Army Air Forces WWII ear type A-11 Leather Flying helmet, US military gas mask with original instruction manual, and gas mask in metal cylinder container, US Military Bronze Star in case, signed USN mini brass lock, US Army Medical Department Bronze paperweight, CSA belt buckle, 1936 Berlin, Germany folding pocket knife, Buck model 110V folding knife with sheath, K.E.R, Sweden Antique traveling enamelware dinnerware/camp set in carry case, antique Battle style sword with floral decorated hand guard mounted on wooden plaque, US Military WWII era Cesco Battalion Mess kit with pewter platter, Large Potomac River Naval Command framed map on board, (12) vintage prints of Wartime and Military era including battleships, early military airplanes, US Navy prints, Russian hand stitched silk Political Banner, several Military foot lockers and much more!

Primitives and Clocks: J. Kippen Paris Made 3pc Mantle Clock set with brass presentation plaque dated 1904, B &B Chase, Somers blue and grey stoneware decorated two line incised whiskey jug, antique German Waffle Iron signed Waffleissen with hinged removable base with wooden handle, German Carl Intelmannkom No. 15 cigar mold, Primitive 10 count wooden cigar mold, Primitive stoneware 1 gallon whiskey jug, leather bellows with brass decoration, Shatz Barock model 400 day wall clock in original box, Linden “Tiffany Inspired” table clock in original box, Gilbert Clock Co. Mahogany antique camelback mantle clock, Seth Thomas antique electrified banjo style decorated wall clock with eagle finial, Seth Thomas electrified steeple mantle clock with Mt. Vernon reverse paint on glass decoration, vintage Heavy Duty Russian ships clock and German Exacta wall clock, several antique grandfather clocks in various conditions many to be sold multiples to a lot and much more!

Sterling Silver/Glass/China/Collectables: Stunning late 19th Century Majolica table centerpiece fernery in cobalt blue and pink with metal flower internal liner and highly decorated double nude carry handles, antique Pneu Form Company, Fifth Ave, New York collapsible portable dress form in carry case, R.W.&S. 12” sterling heavy sterling silver monogrammed serving platter, S. Kirk & Sons sterling silver 10” floral decorated dinner plate, early Mid-Century solid brass decorated lamp with decorated solid brass shade, solid Bronze statue of Cupid with bow signed on base P. Karouse, Vintage figural spring loaded snapping turtle covered ash tray,  Stalva Studios bronze finish statue signed Reproduction Mercano, Brenner Re-Form two piece blue and white hand painted cased glass kerosene lamp with ruffled shade, Early 20th Century Tramp Art slide top dresser top jewelry box, Miniature solid bronze figural cherub desk ornament, Pair of sterling silver half round table centerpiece candleholders, Pair of BFG Vogue brown leather high riding boots with original Faulkner & Sons wooden boot stretchers/molds, Vintage original Brass Wells Fargo and Co. Mail Carriers brass special agent belt by E. Gaylord and Co., MASS, Vintage gray smoke glass and nude themed liquor set, Laurids Lomborg signed Danish Teak mid-century figural Owl Sculpture, Sally Walker, New York 1885 signed blue and white Jacquard coverlet, sterling silver cement filled 6” compote and sterling silver cement filled 10” vase with swing carry handle, Figural cast iron Eagle door stop, Pair of mid-century floral acid etched rose bowls with decorated cobalt feet, figural sculpted metal fly ash tray with lifting wing set, Clark Bronson 1976 signed sculpted Bronze “The National Emblem” Bald Eagle head, 3pc Vaseline glass heart decorated white opalescent nesting bowl set, 84pc Noritake “Graywood” pattern china set, Hubley Style cast iron flower basket door stop in original paint, Pair of Chinese white porcelain floral pierced font table lamps, W.S.N.S. signed majolica floral and gargoyle faced vase, German 13pc Drachen Fels Tankard and Mug set, Bohemian cut to clear crystal wine stems, Bohemian Ruby Cut to Clear 8pc liquor set, miniature solid lead anvil, antique Portable tabletop model Victrola complete with carry case and locking key, John Perry signed sculpted Sea Turtle figure on driftwood with original tag, 60pcs of etched crystal stemware, Pair of antique brass Garniture brass and prism decorated candlesticks with marble bases, vintage Poly molded plastic illuminated Frosty the Snowman lamp, Pair of iron wood sculpted tribal statues, Ruby cut to clear table lamp, Early American Pattern Glass kerosene lamp with cobalt base, Chinese foo-dog decorated pot metal potpourri/incense jar with decorated feet, bronze figural lion on wooden plaque, Villeroy and Bach Dresden blue rose decorated wash bowl and pitcher set, several antique hand sewn coverlets and quilts in various patterns and more!

Furniture/Rugs: 18th Century trestle table/chair with pegged top and single drawer, Late 19th Century Mahogany and burl flip top game hall table, antique three drawer Walnut chest of drawers, Oak beveled glass rectangular wall mirror, Victorian highly carved fire deflector with turned columns and carved crest, Early 19th Century two drawer blacksmiths/leather/tack makers drop leaf work table,  Electric home fire place with Oak surround and remote control, child’s stenciled cane seat and back open arm rocking chair, custom hand made splint seat and back child’s open arm rocking chair with original tag, Mahogany Empire double pillared single drawer library table, Early 19th Century French Provincial style ladies inlaid writing desk, Victorian Walnut two drawer over two door server with pull out Butler’s board, Antique Walnut Gothic Style server, antique Oriental four section pierced and highly carved floral decorated room divider, 18th Century yew wood open arm Windsor style chair with stretcher base, Walnut Empire single drawer over two door server, early 19th Century rush bottom open arm chair with stretcher base, 19th Century Mahogany and Burl drop leaf table, Navy blue upholstered sectional sofa with left hand chaise lounge, Walnut and Burl four drawer decorated chest of drawers, Birdseye Maple two drawer vanity, Mahogany two door four drawer secretary desk with fretwork double doors, Walnut lift top two drawer vanity with internal mirror, Walnut Chocolate marble top two drawer over two door highly carved server, Early 19th Century three drawer Mahogany inlaid dresser top mirror with brass pulls, Pair of antique Twin Walnut sleigh style beds, Walnut single drawer over two door washstand, Mid-Century Modern six drawer desk, Semi antique Iranian hand knotted wool pile area rug

Artwork: Four section Chinese folding hand painted silk screen, (2) Vintage hand painted oil on canvas paintings both signed and dated Malla 1967, Pair of Ggog framed nude prints, Andie Biarelier signed abstract, “Chesapeake Bay Skipjack” by David Moorehead, Hiroshige (1797-1858) “Mountain Pass at Night” hand colored wood block print, “Old Squaw Flyby” S/N Ducks Unlimited Print 270/400, View From Franklin Street, Annapolis, MD” by T. Fowler, Harry Wilkes Harness Racing Print, Original Oil on canvas winter scene in antique style gold decorated frame, “Third Being” by Sienna Harvy S/N 5/8, “Double Shot of Baby’s Love” S/N D. Jordan 4/67, and Colored Nude by B. Jordan 4/67 and many more!

Special Interest: Large selection of German Marklin HO gauge trains to and train collectables to include: Marklin Super 280 transformer, 44690 Steam Engine and Coal car, Conestoga car, Several passenger cars, plastic houses, large Qty of track and accessories and more! Nagoya Ginza Deluxe model pachinko machine, very nice selection of Classic Rock vinyl record albums, 1974 Paker Brothers Monopoly Anniversary Edition Board Game in original plastic unopened, Figural tortoise heavy metal table umbrella stand, vintage Technics model SL-B2 turntable, vintage Hand painted wooden fishing fly/lure box and Qty of early wooden fishing lures in various styles, Turkish Opium Pipe, Vintage Davos model wooden child’s snow sled, (3) Terracotta glazed jardinieres, Pair of blue terracotta glazed 15” jardinieres, Pr of orange peel terracotta planters, white wire decorative tables, heavy duty rush bottom slat back porch swing, Pair of Quest Oversized camping arm chairs in original carry bags, Vintage tractor seat , Vintage Brownie 8mm movie camera, Vintage National Check Writer machine, Antique Emerson Transistor radio, several commercial grade stainless steel dry storage racks, very large selection of 19th Century wood working tools to include: draw knives, spoke shaves, mallets, wooden clamps, selection of Native American Indian collectables including: pottery bowls, vase, large selection of arrowheads, baskets, pottery decorated bowls 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 Dagsboro, DE on Saturday April 20th, 2024 from 9 AM – 12 Noon.  This is the only time the Auction Co. will be onsite at the home for Pickup. Items not picked up by 12 noon on Saturday April 20th, 2024 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: Auction Co. will be onsite at the home on April 15th, 2024 from 5 PM – 6 PM The public is invited to preview the items being auctioned during that time frame.


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