A&M Auctions in honored to sell for the former Miss Maryland Meta Justice Davis who is Downsizing.
Auctioneers Note: Allen & Marshall Auctioneers and Appraisers in honored to sell for the former Miss Maryland Meta Justice Davis. Meta competed in the Miss Crustacean Pageant in Crisfield in 1951 and won and then went on to win Miss Maryland 1953 and was crowd favorite at the Miss American Pageant. Meta has resided in Salisbury for years and Allen & Marshall is honored to help her downsize. Many original gowns and memorabilia will be part of this wonderful auction sale. Go to AMauctions.com for all details!
Directions: In Salisbury at the intersection of Rt. 13 and Pine Bluff Rd. turn West onto Pine Bluff Drive and follow for 0.2 Miles to stop sign at Camden Ave. Turn left onto Camden Ave and follow for 0.2 miles to Rolling Rd. Turn right onto Rolling Rd. and follow for 0.1 miles 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 August 24th, 2022. 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.
Estate Jewelry/Silver: Large 14kt ladies necklace with custom made 14kt gold figural crab and crab pot pendant with diamond chips, custom 14kt gold figural crab pendant holding pearl and pair of matching 14kt gold figural crab earrings, ladies 14kt gold wrist watch, 14kt white gold ring with 14 small set diamond band, 14kt gold ladies ring with solitaire tourmaline stone surrounded by diamond chips, 14kt ladies white gold ring with solitaire diamond, 14kt gold ladies necklace with 14kt gold and diamond pendant, 14kt ladies white gold dinner ring with diamond and cobalt stone clusters, 14kt gold ladies mesh bracelet, unique Figural Shellfish charm bracelet with matching earrings, silver decorated shellfish and starfish themed charm bracelet, 14kt white gold and diamond ladies designer ring, 18kt gold heart pendant, Italian 14kt necklace with 14kt gold cross pendant, Sterling silver figural crab pin, 14kt ladies broach with opals, large selection of 10kt and 14kt gold ladies earrings, enormous Qty of ladies sterling silver jewelry necklaces, rings, earrings and broaches, Gorham sterling rimmed ruby bowl, Pair of sterling weighted two arm candelabras, pair of sterling silver weighted candlesticks and so much more as this is only a partial listing!
Stoneware/Antiques/Collectables: J.E. Sterling & Co. Dry Goods & Groceries Chrisfield, MD three line incised primitive stoneware handled advertising whiskey jug, primitive blue and gray floral decorated stoneware handled pitcher, stamped two gallon blue and gray floral decorated stoneware crock, primitive 3 gallon stoneware handled whiskey jug, 1 ½ gallon primitive stoneware handled whiskey jug, 19th Century Primitive stoneware oyster crock, Walnut carved mantel clock with decorated glass door and floral themed pendulum, Fancy Oriental style lacquered and soapstone vintage desk top dial telephone, Byrd’s Famous Crabmeat Crisfield, MD crab meat can, J.M. Clayton Co. Cambridge, MD crab meat can, Vintage 1985 Thermos Rambo themed metal lunch box, Sculpted Pewter figure of Santa signed Ricker, art nouveau double inkwell, Vintage LeMaire Paris France mother of pearl decorated opera glasses, Charlie Brown Peanuts by Schulz metal lunch box, Tiffany style reproduction boudoir lamp, Qty of custom sculpted pewter figurines, Pair of marble and alabaster table lamps, Goebel Hummel figurines, vintage ceramic Christmas tree, bird themed brass fire trivet/warmer, 60pcs of Noritake Buckingham pattern china, Nice selection hand carved Decoys by Rollins Bradshaw, Rollins Bradshaw 1988 carved Great Blue Heron, Qty of cast iron skillets, 45pcs of Harmony House Platinum Garland pattern china, two dozen carved German Nut crackers, vintage slag glass decorated 24” hanging chandelier, Pair of Provincial style cherub font decorated table lamps, Vintage National Spring Water Co. blue sapphire seltzer bottle, Bakelite handle 3pc carving set, Carval Hall silver decorated 5pc carving set, Roseville Pottery double handled planter, vintage Champion wooden and metal child’s snow sled, large Qty of local Chesapeake Bay books, local cook books and local high school year books and more!
Antique Furniture: Antique scalloped pink marble top foyer table/hall tree with decorated oval mirror and hat hooks over single drawer and carved columns with cast iron half moon removable bottom trays, Mid 19th Century trestle bench table with folding top, Mid-19th Century Pine Eastern Shore of Maryland blanket chest with snipe hinges, Poplar four drawer cottage chest with additional two drawer glove boxes, Victorian Walnut Marbletop single drawer over two door washstand, Mid 19th century Pine and Polar single drawer open face wash stand, Pine tapered leg drop leaf table, antique style two door China cabinet with upper drawer over glass shelves, Pine framed ogee Wall mirror, dome top blanket chest/trunk, Cane seat and back ladies rocking chair, Oak round dining table, Oak wall mirror shelf, antique flat top steamer trunk, fancy antique wicker and cane ladies rocking chair, Mahogany single door sheet music cabinet and more!
Modern Furniture/Piano: Wurlitzer model GPS 2000 Electric Digital Guard Baby Grand Piano in Black Lacquer finish with original invoice, Craftique four drawer chest with pull out Butlers slide, Vintage Bassett Furniture Co. Provincial style white painted four piece bedroom suite, Statton Furniture Co. Cherry three drawer two door sideboard, Pair of wicker three drawer Bombay decorated stands, Mid Century style dining table with glass top and (6) matching cane back dining chairs, Five drawer blue painted lingerie chest, six drawer chest of drawers in white antiqued finish, Cherry finish two door curio cabinet with lighted interior, Cherry finish two door blanket chest with glass top, Heavy glass top end table with beveled glass top, Pair of French Provincial antiqued style whitewash upholstered open arm, Provincial style tufted top bedside bench, Pennsylvania House five drawer Cherry Queen Anne style desk, Mahogany Butlers style folding cocktail table with stretcher base, Pair of R&R Upholstery Queen Anne style wingback chairs, Large Gold Decorated beveled glass wall mirror, Gold finish five tier glasstop storage shelving unit/curio shelf, Pine tapered leg single drawer end table, Western Maryland College themed wall mirror, Synthetic wicker three cushion sofa with matching end table, selection of Rattan bentwood patio furniture and more!
Artwork: “Lisa and Becky, Mt Vernon Harbor Wicomico River watercolor by Keith Whitelock, Hoopers Straight Light A/P S/N Keith Whitelock, large Oil on canvas harbor scene signed Casani, “June Evening” framed print S/N Myrna McGrath, antique WWII era framed Chinese silk of guard geese, “The Home of Washington” antique framed engraving by Oldham Barlow, “Sunday Morning in Sleepy Hallow” framed etching by S. King, “Chesapeake Bay Pungy” by John Moll framed print, “Evening Rest” framed print of goose, Fratelli Alinari architecture Prospective on board Badassarre Peruzzi and The Spring and (2) Rembrandt Van Rye prints “A Girl with a Broom” and “A Girl with her Duenna”, Pair of small frame Kinkade prints and much more!
Appliances/Special Interest: Kelvinator model UFS2112 Freezer, Magic Chef electric range/oven, Whirlpool refrigerator/freezer combo, Smith & Wesson Model 442 .38 caliber snub nose revolver, Sunbeam model SB1818 Sewing Machine (new in the box) and New Home Janome Citrus Circus sewing machine new in box, Bose Wave Radio, Magnavox TVS 760-B reproduction radio record player, Lg Qty of vintage vinyl record albums, Sentry Safe model BU7831 floor safe with original owners manual, Dyson vacuum cleaner, Bissell Quick Steamer Deep Clean, Sun Joe Blower and Weed Eater Blower (both like new), Easy Sew mini sewing machine (new never used), Selection of household electronics much (like new in packaging) to include: Black and Decker Dust Buster, QuickClean, Rowenta Ultrasteam, Bissell hand held vac, B & D cordless vac, Handy Heater outlet heater, Canon Selphy CP900 printer in original box, Panasonic Iron, Cuisinart Smart Stick, Coleman lanterns, lights, lamps and others, Viatech Pocket Jump car batter jumper and Portable Power Pack, Landscape Photo of 1953 Miss America Pageant, several rolled landscape black and white photos of pageant, 1953 Atlantic City Miss America Pageant official Souvenir Program, and brass Key to Atlantic City that was given out to the contestants, entire walk in closet full of designer clothing by Bob Mackie wearable art, Alfred Gunner, Susan Gravner, Dennis Basso, Original gowns worn in the Miss America pageant by Meta Davis 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. 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 Date: Items must be picked up at the Auction Site in Salisbury, MD on Saturday August 27th 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 Saturday August 27th, 2022 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.
Shipping: A&M Auctioneers and Appraiser’s does not ship items, however shipping is available through the UPS Pack and Ship Store of Salisbury, MD/Delmar, DE or a shipper of buyer’s choice. 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. 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.
Preview: Auction Co. will be onsite at the home on Monday August 22nd from 6 PM – 7 PM The public is invited to preview the items being auctioned during that time frame.
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