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7-17-24 Online Only Auction – 6164 Grist Court, Seaford, DE 19971

On-Line Only Auction – Seaford, DE!


Personal Property located at: 6164 Grist Court, Seaford, DE 19973


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


High End Pottery, Sculptures, Royal Doulton Porcelains, Rookwood, Charlotte Rhead, Antique and Modern Furniture, Sterling Silver, Artwork, Primitives, Persian Rugs & more!


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


Auctioneers Note: This waterfront home is packed with 3 stories of something for everyone. From sterling silver and primitives, to high end pottery, sculptures and artwork and furniture and more this sale is sure to have something for everyone. The largest Quantity and best quality sale of the year so far. Don’t miss you chance to bid at! 

Directions: At the intersection of Rt. 13 and Georgetown Rd/Rd 28 in Laurel next to the Royal Farms turn South East onto Georgetown Rd. and follow for 0.6 miles to 5 Points intersection. Bear slight left onto Woodland Ferry Rd and follow for 4.5 miles to River Road. Turn right onto River Road and follow for 0.6 miles to Grist Court. Turn right onto Grist Court and follow for 200 feet 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 July 17th, 2024 Starting at 5 PM. 1 lot will end Approx. every 20 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.


Pottery: Nearly 20pcs of Rookwood Pottery to include: yellow and blue decorated pottery bud vase signed W.E. Hentschel circa 1913, Pottery blue and green glazed 6” bud vase signed C.S. Todd on underside circa 1920, 1905 Rookwood Pottery Z-Line green matte bud vase, Pottery lavender decorated centerpiece vase circa 1906, Green Pottery 6” bud vase with Greek key motif circa 1905, Green glazed 4” nut bowl circa 1909, Rookwood 1919 green pottery table lamp, Rookwood Pottery blue and green glazed 5” bud vase signed C.S. Todd on underside circa 1910, green decorated double handled bud vase circa 1915, green decorated figural bird dish 4” circa 1949 and others, B.B. Craig signed Southern Pottery figural snake handled whiskey jug, Fulper Pottery green and lavender glazed double handled vase, Cowan Pottery center dish, Signed Wedgwood KM “Keith Murray” designer white pottery vase, Roseville Pottery blue glazed double handled vase, Vintage Weller Pottery Rose and Floral decorated jardiniere, Nearly 50pcs of Signed Charlotte Rhead pottery to include: lamps, pitchers, bowls, platters, ewers and more!

Sculpture: “Buffalo Signal” large signed Frederic Remington bronze on marble base, Marcel Début signed statuette titled “ Accordee de Village”, Nude Bronze sculpture signed Jossin on base of sculpture, Dans le Mine metal sculpture signed E. Picault, metal sculpted desk ornament of figural girl and dog playing on green alabaster base, French sculpted Statuette signed S. Kinsburger, Le De Paprt Antique sculpture, sculptured stone turtle paperweight, sculpted alabaster egg, Bronze bust head on marble base, Cornelius and Baker “The Departure” sculptured figural font table lamp, Bronze sculpture of women sitting on grenade signed Hice, Fix Masseau signed Nude bronze sculpture, nude bronze abstract sculpture signed Larber, Pair of heavy bronze sculpted art nouveau style bookends, Bronze art nouveau style sculpture, bronze stag sculpture on marble signed Licassi, figural Bronze Elk statue signed P.J. Mene, “Le Retoue” métal sculpture in bronze finish, Super cool illuminated metal sculpture of blacksmith with ruby illuminated coal fire and figural black smith with tools and anvil and much more!

Royal Doulton: More than 100pcs of Royal Doulton porcelain to include: Rare Poppy patterns, Rare figurines, plates, bowls pitchers, vases and more to include but not limited to: Qty of Red and Blue Poppy pattern china, “Wrights Tar Soap” figural dragonfly soap dish, “Orange Vender” 6” porcelain, Large hand painted Tankard signed D. Isbi, Royal Doulton floral blue and white washbowl and pitcher set,  “Gandalf” figurine, “Pied Piper” porcelain, “The Broken Lance” porcelain figurine, Vintage Royal Doulton “The Loving Cup” Edward VIII trophy cup vase signed and numbered 923/1000 excellent condition, “The Old King” figurine, “The Beggar” figurine, Royal Doulton Polar Bear soap dish, “Oliver Twist” porcelain mug,  “Flambe” vase and bowl, Collectors International Series John Beswick Limited mugs, floral glazed and decorated pitcher and bowl, “Bonnie Prince Charlie” mug, Royal Doulton “Age of Chivalry” Collection porcelain figurines with original boxes and so much more! 

Glass/China/Collectables: L. Sougnez Grivegnee, French Alabaster 3pc clock garniture set, Federal Period highly inlaid jewelry box with mother of pearl inlay and removable fitted interior jewelry tray dated 1855, RARE Magnificent early Mid-Century figural white frosted glass ice column and brass figural seal scene desk/boudoir lamp, Superb 5pc set of vintage “The Hall China Co.” nesting refrigerator dish set made exclusively for Hotpoint Refrigerators, Pair of 10” Amethyst and Lavender decorated art glass vases, Jasef Hoffman designer smoke glass vases, Vintage Premier Industries PIC-A Model Champion milk shake mixer, amethyst cut to clear floral decorated 4pc dresser set, vintage Bersted Mfg. Co. Model 125OR four blade fan, Seth Thomas Mahogany Mantle clock, Italian hand blown emerald 7pc gold enameled and floral decorated liquor set, The Buffalo Fire Extinguisher vintage copper fire extinguisher converted to lamp, 50pc set of Rosenthal German “Classic Rose” Collection blue and gold gilt china set, Lalique signed French fish motif glass ash tray, Vintage Griswold #283 cast iron Crispy Corn Stick Pan, Tiffany and Co. signed crystal double handled ice bucket, 5pc Green soapstone vintage desk set, selection of vintage A.C. Gilbert Co. and Lionel Co. trains, Large Qty of Waterford crystal, 3pc Pink Alabaster and Bronze Lamp and Clock set, Vintage Sanitary Cheese Preserver with original lid, Lg Czech hand blown ruffled art glass vase, Vintage A&J Anchor Hocking hand crank kitchen mixer, Oster vintage Milk shake mixer, Metal noise making atomic gun, Japanese Hopping Rabbit, vintage Universal Cambridge Co. nesting red decorated kitchen mixing bowls, several vintage Pyrex refrigerator dishes, Galway Crystal, Vintage Prinze Jr. Cap gun, Vintage cork “pop” gun, Qty of stoneware mixing bowls, Highland Industries Scottish Doll, Mid-Century modern style brass hanging chandelier, set of vintage Keystone View Co. Meadville, PA stereopticon slides, Qty of Fiestaware, Tom Frey Wood turner signed Big Leaf Maple Burl hand turned bowl, RARE set of (12) Royal Nymphenburg plates signed Rudoph Sieck, Vintage Sunkist Orange and Lemons juicer, English lead Arabian Horse and Rider collection and Qty of vintage lead Indian and Scottish lead soldiers, sculpted soapstone pumpkin with rat poking through hole and removable lid, Lladro Porcelain, arts and crafts hammered copper, stunning lead crystal light sconces and fixtures, Vintage Zenith Radio with carry handle, Bombay style locking letter box with carry handle, Vintage “Penguin” lighter, Vintage “Ronson” lighter, Decotel Co. Art deco style reproduction telephone, carved dragon decorated desktop two door one drawer desk organizer/letter holder, highly decorated lacquer and mother of pearl inlaid jewelry box, Vintage AMC Belgium 3pc Art Deco style washbowl and pitcher set, 7pc antique heavy leaded glass castor set, vintage cast iron skillets by Griswold and Wagner, Large Qty of Chinese Cloisonne in various sizes and styles to include jardinieres, inkwells, vases, bowls, cups and more, highly decorated bronze and soapstone tall candlestick, Pair of antique rug beaters and so much more as this is only a partial listing!

Sterling Silver: Pair of sterling silver weighted 13” three arm candelabras, S. Kirk and Son floral sterling handled server, Sterling silver weighted trophy cup cream and sugar, Set of (12) Frank Whiting Co. silver rimmed coasters, Pair of Sterling silver weighted candlesticks, Vintage Meriden Co. 7pc nut pick set, 6pc vintage bread knife set in wooden fitted box, Joseph Rogers and Sons 3pc silver trimmed carving set, Sterling silver weighted compote, Gerber Excalibur Carving knife, and Universal Silver Co. Sheffield 14pc knife and fork set in fitted box, Large Qty of assorted and miscellaneous plated silverware to include but not limited to several double handled serving trays in various designs and styles, et of (6) goblets, candlesticks, napkin rings, 5pc tea set with undertray, decorated handled basket, cream and sugars, covered roasting trays, coasters, etc.

Furniture: Henredon Furniture Industries Chippendale reproduction extension dining table with cast iron hand crank extension mechanism terminating in ball in claw feet and set of (8) Chippendale reproduction dining chairs, Stunning Howard Miller Cherry Cased highly carved and decorated grandfather clock, Drexel Heritage Nancy Powell Collection Designer Curio Cabinet with double Corinthian column design and four tier center glass shelves with lighted interior and five tier shelving on sides, English French Provincial style green marbletop mirrored back two drawer over two door Mahogany and Burl wash stand, King Louis Style Federal reproduction highly inlaid Mahogany single drawer over two door sheet music cabinet, Kincaid Furniture Co. Cherry Queen Anne style four drawer silver chest, Oak Provincial style serpentine front three drawer low dresser with beveled glass antlered mirror, Pair of antique French Provincial style highly carved twin beds, King size sleigh style bed, Seth Thomas Cherry cased Grandfather clock with triple weighted movement, Hickory Furniture Co. American Masterpiece Collection Mahogany 2pc Breakfront china cabinet, Maddox colonial reproductions Mahogany and leather insert eight drawer knee hole desk, Designer style Cherry finish 2pc curio cabinet with scallop decorated broken arch finial over four colonial style fretwork doors, Henredon Furniture Co. Chippendale style singled drawer end table, Pennsylvania House Modern Series 10 drawer bureau with single concealable top drawer, Antique Macey Model 3510 Oak four stack barrister bookcase, Mahogany and Burl French Provincial style two door single drawer armoire, Designer style Sheraton reproduction Mahogany and Burl leather insert five drawer two door server, Beachley Furniture Co. upholstered wingback settee, Victorian Walnut Highly carved chocolate marbletop parlor table, Mid Century Maple and Burl flip top two drawer three door service bar with single drawer, designer style gold gilded and highly decorated foyer mirror, Modern Duncan Phyfe reproduction Mahogany inlaid round dining table, Spead Eagle decorated three section Oak trimmed room screen, Quality Chippendale reproduction Mahogany and Burl slant front three drawer secretary desk, Kincaid Khaki upholstered open arm lounge chair, depression era gold upholstered settee, Large brass and glass French Provincial style highly decorated cocktail table, Kincaid Furniture Co. Mahogany six drawer two door sideboard, Globe Wernicke Co. antique Oak four stack barrister bookcase, Oak and Gold diamond framed beveled glass wall mirror, The Albano Co. Period Furniture Reproductions Mahogany Provincial style six drawer dresser, Pair of contemporary two drawer Cherry finish bedside tables, highly decorated fan pattern fire screen with double dolphin fish finial, Brass Fire gallery with decorated spindles and more! 

Rugs: Stunning Palace size wool Pile Sarouk style area rug 245” x 124” excellent condition, Large Persian decorated area rug 106” x 144”, wool pile Sarouk prayer rug, Persian wool Pile hand knotted runner, Oriental wool Pile runners, Turkish wool Pile hand knotted area rug and many more!

Artwork: “Marina” Fernando Casas original framed watercolor landscape, Charles Stepule (1911-2006) Original framed Oil on canvas of commercial fishing harbor signed Stepule, Nishiki Domestic Drama Chinese wood block print, Oriental framed watercolor of mountain goat and bird, several framed oriental prints, Framed lithograph of the “The Battle of Antietam During The Bombardment” sketch by F.H. Schell, “The Dawager” framed Vanity Fair Scene dated March 10th 1877, Framed original watercolor of winter barn scene signed H.G. York 1960, Reproduction Oil on Canvas of foxhunt rider and horse signed Scott, “Batik” framed abstract signed Suzuki, Yachts of the Americas Cup “The Schooner” Special Edition framed print signed Thompson, “Solitude” framed Maxfield Parrish print, “Frontpiece to Tristram Shandy” framed black and white etching, Pair of framed foxhunt scenes “ Drawing the Cover” and “The Full Cry” by R.G. Reeve, “Commedia dell Arte” by Marc Chagall framed print, Framed lithograph of “The White House” South by Don Swann, Framed Oil on canvas George Washington Portrait signed G. Serrure in fancy frame, Framed Alberto Vargas 1935 fashion print, framed art nouveau semi-nude style print by Irene Patten, framed print of architectural row home, many large lots of framed prints and lithographs and so much more!

Special Interest: Vintage Safe Cabinet Laboratory cast iron and concrete single door floor safe with interior storage drawers, WWII German Nazi dagger with scabbard, German SA and SS lapel pins, (2) Japanese signed Friendship Belts, pair of plains Moccassins, Japanese WWII era post cards, Sword Brand marked US. Camillus Marine knife with leather sheath, Werner model D1132 32” aluminum extension ladder, Craftsman 18” gas chain saw, WWII German Collectables Guide, Qty of vintage cameras to include Kowa model SEK 30mm, Six Twenty Brownie, and Yashica Japanese 35mm, Nikon model M8008 35mm Camera with lens and others, Model CW68FD Cherry cased wine cooler, The Works of Edgar Allan Poe” Five Volume set by Harper & Brothers New York, Pair of large 20” terracotta glazed jardinieres, Davidson 6ft aluminum A frame step ladder, White Co. aluminum 6ft A frame ladder,, Sylvania model LC19 flat screen TV, Pr of cast iron ivy and grape vine decorated garden seats and more!

Terms Personal Property: Visa/MC/Amex/Discover. Payments processed via Card on File with HiBid at 10 AM morning after the Auction. 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 Seaford, DE on Saturday July 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 July 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 Monday July 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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