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Continental Brass & Marble Scale Continental brass and marble scale, the brass plate and metal weight measure held by an shaped support set in a white marble base. 34" H x 33" W x 17 1/4" D. 19th century. Condition: Overall good condition, some slight wear/oxidation to metal. 250.00 - 350.00


2 Bradley & Hubbard Letter Racks 1st item - Bradley and Hubbard bronzed letter rack or holder marked with numbers 3559 and 7039. 6 1/2" H x 10" W. 2nd item - Bradley & Hubbard bronzed letter rack or holder marked with number 3570. 4 3/4" H x 5 1/4" W. Condition: Both very good condition. 100.00 200.00


6 Miscellaneous Desk Accessories Six (6) miscellaneous desk items including an ivory letter opener, bronze Chinese knife money, ivory cigarette holder, ivory weekly pocket calendar, horse and dog figural pipe with the original case, and a patinated metal tiger (6" H x 12 58" L). All items late 19th/early 20th century. Condition: All items good condition with expected wear. 150.00 - 250.00


Collection of Sea Shells, Prints, Diorama and Neck 1st item: Group of 8 hand colored sea life etchings, seven published by F.P. Nodder, late 18th century. Each measures approximately 9 1/8" H x 6 1/2". 2nd item: Victorian or Edwardian diorama of a fish, suspended in a glass case with naturalistic background. 8" H x 11" W x 3" D. 3rd item: Large collection (over 50 pieces) of sea shells, fossils and coral, including some conch shells of various sizes. White coral, and tortoise shells. 4th item: One single strand red coral branch necklace, 19" L. Provenance: Estate of Salli LaGrone, Franklin, Tennessee. Condition: 1st item: Very good condition. 2nd item: Some staining to paper background, missing gill tips on fish. 3rd item: Some shells with chips, overall good condition. 4th item: Excellent condition. 150.00 - 200.00


2 Firemen Helmets, Nozzle, & 3 Fire Extinguishers Lot of several firemen related objects. Item 1: Large Wooster Brass Company two part fire nozzle with two leather handles, large valve release, and stamped Elkhorn brass on the base. 18" H x 11-1/2" W. Mid 20th century. Item 2: Two leather firemen's helmets by Cairns and Brothers with embossed leather brim and brass fittings with "TDF 5" shield on the crest. 15" L x 11-1/4" W. Mid 20th Century. Item 3: Three copper and brass fire extinguishers including Alert Fire Extinguisher by American La France Fire Engine Company of Elmira, New York, Standard Fire Extinguisher by Miller Peerless MFG of Chicago, Illinois, and General Quick Aid Fire Guard Pump by General Detroit Corp, Michigan. All approximately 25" H. Condition: Overall good condition. Item 1: Some grime and wear to the leather. Item 2: Some scratches and wear. Interior lining in poor condition. 300.00 400.00


2 Tobacco Boxes & 2 Vintage Wallets, 4 items Two Tobacco Boxes and 2 Vintage Wallets. 1st item: Lead tobacco box or tea caddy with an African-American slave figural head finial and interior tamping lid, the finial surrounded by a ring of tobacco leaves, the bands on the box decorated with vine pattern. 5-1/2" H x 4-3/4" W x 3-3/8" D. Late 18th century. 2nd Item: One brass and copper engraved octagonal shaped tobacco box with hinged lid. Top and bottom decorated with engraved city canal scenes. Marks, possibly that of the maker or city, in upper right corner. 1-1/2" H x 7" W x 2-1/2" D. Possibly 20th century. 3rd item - Early 20th century snakeskin wallet, dark brown with push catch, snap closure and two inner compartments. 5 1/2" H x 3 1/2" W. 4th item Circa 1920 Italian leather pocket secretary, dark brown with gold tooled designs. Interior fitted with pockets. 7" H x 4.75" W. Provenance: Estate of Judge W. Dale Young, Maryville, TN. Condition: 1st item - Overall general wear with losses to black exterior. 2nd item - Overall very good with expected wear. 3rd item - Overall very good with expected wear. 4th item Overall very good with wear to top and bottom tip of spine. 250.00 - 350.00

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Case Antiques, Inc. - June 30 2012 Auction Catalog  
Case Antiques, Inc. - June 30 2012 Auction Catalog  

Case Antiques, Inc. Auctions & Appaisals June 30, 2012 Auction starts at 9:30am Eastern and will be held in the historic Cherokee Mills buil...