Public Auction

Public Auction 041319

Personal property from the Jacob C. Kern Estate, Strasburg, VA; The John & Mary Lou Lee Estate, Woodstock, VA; The Estate of Shirley A. Sherman, Strasburg, VA; plus others.


Began: 04/13/19 at 9:00 AM EDT
Location: High Street Galleries, 116-A North High Street, Edinburg, VA 22824

Laughlin Auctions

Public Auction

High Street Galleries

116-A North High Street

Edinburg, Virginia

Saturday, April 13th, 2019, at 9:00 a.m.

Preview: Friday, April 12th, 2019,10 a.m. – 4 p.m.

DIRECTIONS: I-81 Exit 279 at Edinburg, VA. East on Stony Creek Blvd., cross RR track, left on Printz, right on Piccadilly, left on High Street, 2 ½ blocks to large parking lot on left.

Personal property from the Jacob C. Kern Estate, Strasburg, VA; The John & Mary Lou Lee Estate, Woodstock, VA; The Estate of Shirley A. Sherman, Strasburg, VA; plus others.

AUTOMOBILE: “Garage Kept” 2003 Chrysler 300M 4-Door Sedan, all power – loaded, sun roof, 45,198 actual miles, charcoal leather interior, metallic charcoal exterior. Great running – Good looking automobile. (Offered at 12:00 Noon)

MOTORCYCLE: 2005 Honda VTX 1300 motorcycle, excellent condition, “all the extras”, custom chrome & leather, 9,623 miles, excellent condition. (Offered after automobile)

FURNITURE: 2- empire mahogany “game tables” with heavy paw feet; mahogany 3 pc. bedroom suite including double dresser w/ mirror, tall chest, night stand; mahogany empire 4 drawer chest w/ paw feet; mahogany “pie crust” tea table; selection of other mahogany stands, tables & cabinets; Cushman, Bennington, VT, 7 pc. maple dining room suite; 2- pine single door cabinets; pine single drawer stand; 2- armed Windsor chairs; painted farm bench; walnut drop leaf table w/ turned legs & drawer; pine 7-gun gun cabinet; 3- school desks; cherry Butlers table; 9 pc. walnut deco dining room suite; walnut kneehole desk; walnut book shelf; leather wingback chair; selection of iron patio furniture; painted farm table w/ turned legs & drawer; painted farm bench; 2- painted Deacon’s benches; walnut 4 poster bed; leather recliner; oak side-by-side bookcase desk w/ mirrored back; oak dresser base; “Like New” 4 pc. oak bedroom suite; cedar blanket chest; oak blanket chest; selection of upholstered furniture; “Fancy” iron white patio set; selection of stands, tables, chairs; 25+ other pcs. of furniture not listed; oriental rugs.

SMALLS: Miniature walnut dovetailed lidded box w/ turned feet; walnut 2 drawer wall box; walnut dovetailed salt box; paint decorated pantry box; selection of wooden firkins; cylinder butter churn; set of iron and brass counter scales; skimmers – forks – ladles; selection of cast iron; iron & copper ladle with decorated “heart” handle; selection of brass hanging scales; selection of iron, brass & copper utensils; coffee grinders; cobbler’s box & tools; selection of RR lanterns; cast iron fire plate; selection of tinware; slide top box; great selection of treenware; 6 tube candle mold; wooden shoe lasts; brass bugle; painted wooden sled; selection of splint and rod baskets; wooden “Kerosene Oil” bucket w/ lid; Western Electric oak wall telephone; brass carriage lamp; several duck decoys by “John C. Lee”; pewter Jefferson cups; copper tea kettles; “trench” art; brass bucket; selection of stoneware crocks & jugs; early patchwork quilt; blue-white coverlet; selection of soft goods; several pcs. of sterling; early wooden child’s sled; oak case Regulator wall clock; hooked rug w/ “birds”; apple crates; blue jars; milk & cream cans; Pepsi 6 pack carrier; several milk bottles; cedar & galvanized tubs; whiskey keg; wash boards; kitchen collectibles; large selection of “tray lot” smalls.

SHENANDOAH VALLEY POTTERY: Signed S. Bell & Son 3 gallon ovoid w/ blue; 2- signed S. Bell & Son redware flower pots w/ copper oxide decoration; ½ gallon stoneware batter bowl w/ blue; 4 gallon Cowden & Wilcox jug w/ blue; 1 gallon Gilbert Bros. & Co., Baltimore, MD, stoneware jug; 10+ other stoneware & redware crocks by Sol. Bell, Geo. Miller, S. Bell & Son. (Offered at 11:00 a.m.) (From the Kern Estate, Strasburg, VA)

COINS: 2015 ½ oz $50 Gold, Australia; 2011 1 oz. $100 Platinum, Australia; 2015 1 oz. $50 Platinum, Canada; selection of Morgan & Peace dollars; selection of Walking Liberty, Franklin & Kennedy ½’s; Note: Majority of ½’s are Graded and Cameo; 1829 Capped Bust ½ dollar; selection of uncirculated Silver Eagles; Mint & Proof sets; 2009 4 Troy Ounce silver bar; other coins not listed (Offered at 9:00 a.m. SHARP by catalog).

ESTATE JEWELRY: 25+ pcs. of 925 (sterling) rings, necklaces & bracelets; selection of 10K & 14K rings, necklaces bracelets; gold plated pocket watch; large selection of ladies watches; enormous selection of costume jewelry. (From the Sherman Estate, Strasburg, VA)

GLASSWARE: Selection of porcelain & china; pink & green depression; several pcs. of crystal; Lusterware creamer; cobalt glass; selection of “tray lot” glass.

MORT KUNSTLER PRINTS – WHITE HOUSE – LONGABERGER BASKETS: 13+ Mort Kunstler prints, framed & unframed; 30+ pcs. of White House including full set of Apples; 35- Longaberger baskets.

PEDAL CARS & TOYS: 1950’s Jeep pedal car; John Deere pedal tractor; John Deere pull behind cart; selection of 1950’s tin wind-up toys; selection of 1960’s “Promo” cars; selection of pressed steel Structo & Tonka from the 50’s & 60’s; 1950’s baseball gloves; die cast toy airplane collection; large selection of other toys and games not listed.

MAJOR APPLIANCES – KITCHEN ITEMS: G. E. upright refrigerator-freezer; “Like New” Whirlpool Cabrio dryer; G. E. kitchen range; Kenmore chest freezer; Emerson microwave.

LAWN & GARDEN – TOOLS: “Like New” John Deere L110 lawn tractor, 17.5 hp, 42” deck, hydro transmission; Husqvarna 18 hp lawn tractor 48” deck, hydro transmission; Power Kraft welder; Craftsman Roll-Away tool box; Agri-Fab lawn sweeper; Craftsman push mower; hand & long handled tools of every description; selection of “shed” items.

ANTIQUE & MILITARY FIREARMS: Sharps 1859 New Model 54 cal. carbine (damaged stock); Arisaka Type 99 7.7 Jap w/ bayonet; Sporterized Arisaka 6.5 Jap; Arisaka Type 99 7.7 Jap Last Ditch rifle; Sporterized Model 03-A3 30-06; Confederate Reed Shell.

SPORTING FIREARMS: Oregon Kimbers include Model 82 Super America .22 WMR NIB; Model 82 S Series 25-20 NIB; Model 84 Super America .223 NIB; Model 84 Cascade .222 NIB; Ithaca Grade 4E 12 ga. single barrel trap w/ vent rib, 32” Lop 14 ¼”; Belgium H. Pieper exposed hammer 12 ga. SS engraved w/ Damascus barrels, modified Diana Grade, Grand Prize Paris Exhibition 1889; Sako rifles include Forester L57 308 Boforos steel, A111 338 win. mag. w/ ported barrel, Finnbear L61R 7mm mag.; Browning Superposed 12 ga. OU 1st Year 1931; Winchester Pre 64 Model 70 300 Win. Mag.; Remington No. 4 rolling block .22; Benelli M2 12 ga. w/ vent rib; Browning Safari .243 made in Finland; Belgium Browning Safari 1st Year 270, 30-06; Weatherby Mark V .340 Wby. Mag.; Ruger No. 1 Fifty Years William Ruger Signature 45-70 Govt. NIB; Lefever 12 ga. SxS w/ Damascus barrels; Nobel 33A slide action .22 w/ scope; Belgian Floebert .22 Belgium Browning A5 Light Twelve 12 ga.; Winchester Model 94 Theodore Roosevelt 30-30 Comm. NIB; Winchester Model 94 Buffalo Bill 30-30 OIB; Anschutz 1451 .22; Remington 511 Scoremaster .22; Ithaca Model 37 Featherlight 12 ga.; Remington Model 742 30-06 w/ scope; Mossberg Maverick 88 12 ga.; Marlin Glenfield Model 60 .22 w/ scope; H&R Topper 48 12 ga.; Remington Sportsman 48 16 ga.; percussion SxS shotgun; Breda Brescia 20 ga.; Mossberg 151K .22 w/ scope; Westernfield 12 ga. single barrel; Norinco 1911 A1 45 ACP OIB; Iver Johnson Target Sealed 8 .22 revolver; Defender .32 revolver; Hege Waffen APP66 7.65mm (32 Browning); Erma/Excam RX22 .22; AMT Backup 40 S&W; Hi-Standard D-M101 .22 mag. double derringer; Colt 1st Edition 32 ACP; FN Browning 1905 25 ACP; FN Browning 1900 32 ACP; Colt Official Police 38 Spl. revolver 6”; Ruger New Model Single Six .22 9 ½”; S&W 36-10 38 Spl. +P revolver OIB; S&W Airweight 38 Spl. revolver OIB; AMT Backup 45 ACP; Belgium Bayard 25 cal.; H&R self-loading 25 cal. Note: Firearms will be offered at 10:00 a.m. and sold under Laughlin Auctions FFL. All Federal and State laws apply.

FIREARM RELATED & AMMO: Bell & Howell binoculars; 8×21 Bushnell binoculars; Colt grips; Olt coyote call; Weaver KV scope; selection of new rifle brass; selection of new MRC Improved loaders; dies include 38-55, 458 win. 30-06, 32-40, 218 Bee, 225 Win., 7x57R plus others; a large selection of ammo that includes .22, 25-06, 243 WSM, 270 WSM, 325 WSM, 30 TC, 6mm, 32-20, 25-20, 38-55, 44-40, 32 Win. Spl., 308, 7mm Ultra mag., large selection of 300 Win. Mag., large selection of 30-06, 338 Win. Mag., 348, 458 Win. Mag., 375 H&H mag., 6.8, 7-30 Waters; Weatherby Mag. ammo includes 340, 300, 7mm 35 Whelen, 450 Marlin, 460 S&W mag., 44 mag., 40 S&W, 45 Colt, 38 Super Auto, 380, .410, 12, 20, 16 ga.; much more ammo not listed; selection of folding and fixed blade knives. Note: Please watch website for photos of ammunition the week of auction.  or

TERMS: Cash or check w/2 IDs. MasterCard & Visa Accepted (3% Buyers Premium waived on all cash & check purchases)  

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