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5-18-16 Online Only Auction – Clayton, DE

On-Line Only Single Estate Auction – Clayton, DE!

Allen & Marshall is honored to Sell for the Estate of Pearl E. Cole!

Items & Property located at 330 Smyrna Ave, Clayton, DE 19938

Auction Held Online Only with Bidding ending May 18th, 2016 @ 5 PM

Auction conducted online at

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Exquisite Selection of Jewelry, Sterling Silver, Antique and Modern Furniture, Tools, Appliances, Firearms, Storage Shed and more!


Personal Property Preview: 5/11 4-6 PM and 5/15 from 12 noon-2PM


Parking Map

There is parking along Smyrna Ave and additional Parking behind the home. Turn just before the old set of railroad tracks. A gate allows access into the back yard of the property.

Auctioneers Note: Allen and Marshall is pleased to be chosen as Auction Company of choice to settle the Estate of Pearl E. Cole. Pearl was an avid antique collector and the home is packed with antiques and collectables. All will be sold ON-LINE ONLY!! Don’t miss a great opportunity to pay the prices you want to pay from the convenience of your home.  Please view the catalog with more than 1,200 photos at

Directions: At the intersection of Rt. 13 and Rt. 6 (East Commerce St) in Smyrna turn West onto East Commerce St. and follow for 0.5 miles. Road name will change to Smyrna/Clayton Blvd. Continue on Smyrna/Clayton Blvd for 1.5 miles to Smyrna Ave. Turn left onto Smyrna Ave. Home will be o the right. Signs Posted. Signs Posted.


CLICK HERE FOR A “HOW TO REGISTER” & EXPLANATION OF THE BIDDING PROCESS 2 PAGE FORM. I recommend printing this from out. It will make the registration process easy and explains how the bidding works!

How do I register – Clayton Online Bidding

Online Bidding: This is an Online Only Auction held on the Allen & Marshall website. Early Pre-Bidding opened on 4/12/16 at 12 PM. You can bid at any time up until the closing time for each individual items which will start at 5 PM on Wed. May 18th, 2016. 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.


Jewelry/Sterling Silver: LeCoultre ladies 14kt gold watch w/diamond chips, Ladies 10kt yellow gold dinner ring w/approximately 46 diamond chip cluster, Men’s 10K gold ring with diamond chips, several 14kt gold bracelets,  (11) Sterling and marked .925 ladies’ rings, Large .925 and turquoise ring, 10kt Yellow gold cameo pin, (2) Freshwater pearl necklaces, (2) 14kt gold rope necklaces, 14kt gold charms, 3pc Sterling star necklace and earring set, 10kt yellow gold men’s wedding band, 14kt yellow gold wedding band, 10kt yellow gold ladies’ dinner ring, sterling jockey pin, Ladies 10kt gold necklace with 10kt gold heart pendant, Ladies Boluva watch, Ladies Peruzzi designer sterling necklace, box of sterling bracelets and necklaces, LG qty of costume jewelry and more!

Primitives/ Collectibles:   Rare vintage small Premier general store countertop showcase, vintage DuPont #6 Blasting Caps metal tin, vintage O.W. Thum Co. Grand Rapids Tanglefoot fly paper wooden box,  The G.S. Bell Co., Hillsboro, #4 cast iron primitive farm bell, cast iron figural song bird door stop, W.L. Wheatley Inc., Clayton, DE wooden crate, primitive stoneware biddie feeder, vintage wooden hand held compass, antique fishing creel and vintage metal minnow bucket, Ingraham Clock Co. 19th Cent wooden mantel clock, Dietz Nightwatch Ruby Railroad lantern (2) PRR ruby lanterns, The Crisp 1947 and 1948 Caesar Rodney High School Yearbooks, carved Mallard decoy, several contemporary decoys,  Early American Pattern Glass 10″eyewinker bowl, primitive washboard with glass face, Premier Dairies Inc. primitive milk can, vintage Trico train station model in original box w/ figures, several vintage milk cans Chatillon and Sons New York cast iron hog scale with weights,  D&A Oak regulator wall clock, Blue Cobalt eyewash jar with eyewash lid, (4) cobalt eyewashers, art glass paperweight, Dietz Air Pilot Ruby Railroad lantern, LG Qty of Longaberger baskets, Crystal 5 arm chandelier, blue and gray stoneware decorated 2 gallon “Ice Water” crock, Qty of local Delaware books and much more!

Firearms/Ammo: Charles Daly Field Grade 20 gauge 3” camo pump action shot gun, Forehand Arms Co. The Fulton 12-gauge double barrel SBS, Hunter Arms Co. 12-gauge double barrel SBS shotgun, 7mm Mauser Action Rifle with sporterized stock and Simmons 8 point 3 x 9 scope, J.C. Stevens Springfield 16-gauge double barrel side by side shotgun, Feddeman & Clash 12-gauge double barrel SBS shotgun, Marlin Firearms Co. model 81 bolt action .22 long rifle, Ithaca Gun Co. model 37 Featherlight 12 gauge 2 ¾” pump action shot gun, J.C. Higgins bolt action 20-gauge shotgun, Thompson Center Arms Omega .50 cal Black powder rifle with Bushnell 3×9 scope and black synthetic stock,  Full case of Remington 1475HV 12 gauge 2 ¾” 7 ½ shot game loads (unopened), (2) 100 round Value Packs of 12 gauge 2 ¾” shotgun shells, Horton Yukon SL Crossbow with Tasco 3 x9 scope and LG Qty of arrows, Pr of Bigfoot Canada goose decoys, Ameristep quality hunting pop-up blind in bag and more!

FIREARMS TRANSFER INFO: All modern firearms will need to be dropped of a Delaware Dealer to process a Federal Background check on Rifles or Shotguns for Delaware Residents. We have chosen Smyrna Sporting Goods in Smyrna (4 S Main St, Smyrna, DE 19977 Phone:(302) 653-7073) as the Dealer that we will drop the firearms off to. We talked to the owner & they charge $30 for a Rifle/Shotgun Background Check. If you are a Maryland Resident or Delaware Resident in our area we will return the Firearms to our location in Parsonsburg, MD and you can fill out the form and we can process the background check for Maryland/DE Residents. 

Antique Furniture: Antique enamel top Hoosier cabinet with flour bin, sifter, and jars, antique Oak mission style single drawer library table, Empire Mahogany lamp table, Green painted antique dome top trunk, Mahogany Empire lamp table, Primitive two door Pine cabinet,  primitive rush seat foot stool,  vintage black and white enamel top single drawer table,  antique Oak Parlor table with reeded legs, Late 19th Cent half spindle Deacons bench in white paint, Victorian marble top four drawer dresser and more!

Modern Furniture:    5pc Knotty Pine Bedroom suite, Contemporary Pine breakfast table and (4) chairs, Maple three drawer two door step back hutch, Oak contemporary three tier bookshelf, Contemporary Oak two door one drawer country style punch tin jelly cupboard, Pine two door country style kitchen cabinet, country heart Pine decorated two door corner cabinet, Country Pine three drawer slant front secretary desk with bookcase top, green three cushion reclining sofa, upholstered open arm chair, Ethan Allen end tables, Oak four drawer diminutive silver chest, (2) full size beds, Pair of white painted arrowback swivel seat bar stools, Microfiber three cushion sofa, Country Pine dining table and (4) chairs, small Pine lift top heart decorated trunk,  Pair of Bassett F.C. Chippendale style upholstered loveseats, Pair of contemporary upholstered Queen Anne style wingback chairs, brass Queen size bed, Lane Furniture Co. art deco style painted cedar chest and more!

Storage Shed: Contemporary 8ft x 12ft barn style shed with double doors and single window (shed needs to be removed from property within two weeks of auction sale)

Tools: Southland 3HP 18” push mower, several Craftsman tool boxes, Central Pneumatic 3-gallon air compressor (like new in box), 48″ Farm Hi-Jack, pr of metal grate style ramps, Qty of wrenches, screwdrivers, Qty of garden tools, hand tools, GearRatchet 40pc tool kit, Porta-Ram hydraulic power pack, Kero-Sun Omni 105 kerosene heater and more!

Special Interest: Maytag Model MVWC200XW2 Centennial HD washing machine with original owner’s manual, Maytag Model MEDC200XW1 Centennial HD dryer, (2) Vintage wooden sleds, Vintage 30 cal. Tin ammo can, Ducks Unlimited Copper double handled pale, Bissell Little Green Pro-Heat turbo brush, World Classic Series 16” floor globe on gimbaled Oak stand, marked U.S. folding fox hole shovel with case, Ozark Trail 10ft x8ft Backpacking tent, (3) folding camp chairs, Cooper II  7ftx7ft tent, (2) Two seater vinyl school bus seats,  Cuisinart CMW-100 Stainless steel microwave, Pfaltzgraff Christmas china, Hoover SteamVac Widepath, Lionel trains  and more!

Terms Personal Property: Visa/MC/Amex/Discover or approved check. 15% 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. Allen & Marshall 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 Allen & Marshall 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 Dates: There will be no Shipping available. Items must be picked up at the Auction Site on Saturday May 21st 9 AM-12 Noon. Buyer is responsible for removing all items. Buyer is responsible for bringing any required manpower, tools, boxes, wrapping paper, blankets, wheel cart or dollies needed to remove your items from the property. Items not picked up will be considered abandoned and will be disposed of at the discretion of the Auction Company.

Personal Property Preview:  5/11 4-6 PM and 5/15 from 12 noon-2 PM!

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