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Located at the Holiday Inn, 4501 Eastgate Blvd., Cincinnati, Ohio 45245.  Exit 63A off I-275 to East 32 to Eastgate Blvd.
This auction includes items from long time collectors and other fine homes.


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126 # Potatoe Stamped SE Indian Basket Nice small size with single handle at one end, 7 x 9 1/2 x 4" high. Very Good to Fine. 50 100
127 # Great Lakes Beade Purse with stylized polychrome floral pattern on each face and flaps, red linen border and tan linen interior, 6 x 6 3/4" high. Very Mminor wear, Fine. 50 100
128 # Navaho Silver Bracelet with large turquouis oval stone, signed "D.E. Sterling" Fine. 150 250
129 # Navaho Silver Bracelet with three oval turquoius stones, unsigned. Fine. 100 200
129A 3 Navaho Silver & Turquoise Bolos Large turquoise stone marked D Sterling; One with several stones marked LMB Sterling; Large one not marked, Smaller obe silver ends missing. Larger one has one stone missing. 100 200
130 # Hiteman Photo of Chief Bird Rattler signed lower right " and lower right withv the Chiefs pictoral signature above "Chief Bird Rattler-Glacier National Park", 11 x 14 in period frame, 12 1/4 x 15 1/4".Hiteman 27" Fine. 150 250
131 # Mid 19th Century Celestrial Globe Circa mid 19th century by unknown maker with hand colored lithographed stars and zodiac symbols, in brass adjustable surround and set in original turned wooden cradle. Globe is 15" diameter, frame is 20" x 21" high. Scuffing,losses and a couple of dents, lithograph on wood frame very worn, still a fine early globe worthy of restoration. 300 600
132 # Rand McNally & Co.  Eighteen Inch Terrestrial Globe with chromolithograph over papier-mache with brass surround and set in original walnut turned wood frame, total height 35", circa 1890's. Some losses and cracks, worthy of restoration. 300 500
133 #  Domed Musical 5 Bird Automaton Clock Mid 19th Century with brass spring driven, marked "Japy Freres," time and strike movement with porcelain enameled dial mounted on ebonized ogee form base housing the cylinder music box.  The clock is set in a rock form surround with  branching flowering tree, with 4 songbirds in branches. The automation includes a spiral glass rod that resembles water which a fifth songbird bends over to take a drink. Control knobs and original key on the right side at base. 24" H x 19" W x 9" D. Needs adjustments. 3000 6000
134 # Singing Bird In Cage Automaton Wind-up mechanism. Marked made in Germany. 11" high. Loss of feathers.Non working 100 200
135 # Singing Bird In Cage Automaton Wind-up mechanism. Marked made in West Germany. 10" high. 100 200
136 # Ansonia Bagdad Regulator No. 8  Wall Clock With 8" printed paper dial over brass with Roman numerals with brass spring driven time & strike 8-day movement with original pendulum. Walnut case with Prince of Wales feathers finial, in original varnish finish, 16 x 6 x 50" high. Fine Condition. 400 600
137 # Seth Thomas Bracket Clock Brass dial with engraved floral scroll work, silvered chapter ring with Arabic numerals and smaller silvered dials above for speed and chimes, brass ight day time, strike & chimes spring driven movement marked with trade mark of "ST" inside dimond inside square and "Seth Thomas/Thomaston, Conn./U.S.A." with original pendulum. Dome top mahogany case in original varnish finish, with bracket base, 10 1/2 x 7 1/2 x 13 1/2" high. Fine Condition. 200 300
138 # Gustav Becker Mahogany Clock With Chimes Hump-back form with nice scroll work on case, unusual oval silvered dial with raised black Arabic numerals and winding holes for time, strike and chimes. Brass time, strike & chimes spring driven movement marked with Crowned Anchor and "GB", original pendulum & key, 18 1/2 x 7 x 9 1/2" high. Fine Condition. 100 200
139 # Ansonia La Lome Porcelain Clock With open escapement enameled porcelain dial with Gothic Arabic numerals, marked with Ansonia trade mark of "A" in square and diamond and "Manufactured By The Ansonia Clock Co., New York, U.S.A. with brass time and strike spring driven movement marked "Ansonia Clock Co./Patented June 14, 81/ New York, U.S.A." Mounted in a marked "Royal Bonn/Bonn Germany" case in green with polychrome flowers and gilt highlights, 12 1/2 x 5 x 11 1/2" high. Fine Condition. 200 300
140 # Seth Thomas Crystal Regulator Clock Empire No. 47 with enamled porcelain dial decorated with polychrome floral swags, Arabic numerals and marked "Seth Thomas", brass time & strike spring driven movement with "ST" in dimond inside square and "48N", original pendulum with key, mounted in ornate cast bronze floral scrolled case with beveled glass panels and doors, 9 x 6 x 13" high Minor wear to finish, otherwise fine. 200 400
141 # A.D. Mougin Crystal Regulator Clock With enameled porcelain dial with cheribum and floral swag, Arabic numerals mounted in brass case with beveled glass panels and doors, brass time & strike movement marked "AD Mougin", French with original pendulum, 7 x 5 1/2 x 10 3/4" high. Nmissing handle from rear door, otherwise fine. 200 300
142 # French Crystal Regulator Clock With enameled porcelain dial with polychrome floral swags and Arabic numerals, brass time and strike spring driven movement, marked "H&H/France", mounted in brass case with beveled glass panels and doors, 6 x 4 3/4 x 10" high Fine Condition 100 2000
143 # C. Jerome Gothic Shelf Clock With painted steel dial marked "C. Jerome/New Haven, Ct." with Roman numerals, brass time & strike spring driven movement with original pendulum & key. Case in mahogany with Gothic arch peeked pediment, single door with round top half for dial and square lower have with repainted tablet with landscape, 10 1/2 x 4 x 19" high. Small veneer chip, otherwise fine. 100 150
144 # Ph. Mourey Japy Fils Figural clock Elaborate bronze clock with Roman beauties on each side of urn with florals. Fine Condition. 200 400
145 # Unusual Longwy Porcelain Clock Cobalt blue case with striking gold floral and butterfly decoration. Unusual large key wind mechanism to back of works. Case is stamped Longwy. 10" high Small chip to bottom edge, otherwise fine. 200 400
146 # French Enamel Miniature Clock mounted on a fine figural silvered frame. This retangular clock has  scene of three young boys, one playing flute and one with sheppards crook and a young lady with gathering basket at feet full of flowers, tree and landscape in background, very well painted on copper, 2 x 1 3/4" on frame it is 3" wide x 2 3/4" high. The dial is enameled with gilt highlights and black Roman numerals, fixed key wind spring driven 30 hour movements. Damage to upper central enamel and clock not running. 50 100
147 # Scarce Asonia Brass & Copper Wall Plaques Circa 1890's each with large cast brass plaques of different Greek Goddess and cheribum with silver plate finish. Surround is in copper with cast brass leaf form corners and flowering branches at sides, both 16 1/2 x 26 1/2". Minor wear to silver, else Fine. 400 800
148 # Ornate Cast Brass Mirror hanging wall mirror decorated with Prince of Wales feathers and geometric scrolls, 25" diameter. Fine. 150 250
149 # Large Bronze of Young Swordsman dressed in 16th century Venician style clothing and with sword belt and scabbard at hip and sword in hand, 20" high in fine original patina. Lacking mounting stand, else Fine. 200 400
150 # Fine Figural Clock Shelf Victorian in Walnut with bust portrait of a young lady, 7 1/2 x 11 3/4 x 10 1/4" high. Fine. 100 150
150A # Cincinnati Art Carved Letter Box in walnut with daisies carved on front and initials "GI" on each side with ivy and textured background, two compartments in original varnish finish, 3 1/2 x 9 3/4 x 5 1/2" high. From the Nippert estate. Fine. 100 200
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