PUBLIC SALES: Feb. 15, 2015
February 14, 2015 - table lamp
_ Witman Auctioneers Inc. conducted a open auction during Enck’s Banquet and Conference Center for a estate of Milton Hartzell, Wyomissing and others, Feb. 7. Items and prices included: a span of Walter Steely Windsor armchairs, $5,280; Walter Steely pub table, $2,860; Astor’s tub organ, $2,860; two-part Dutch cupboard, $1,650; Kindle highboy chest, $1,100; step-back arrangement cabinet, $1,018; Willard-style high box clock, $990; Hepplewhite bow-front chest, $880; collect drop-leaf table, $715; dilemma cupboard, $715; high-wheeled baby coach, $660; slag potion list lamp, $605; Shotwell gas pump, $550; Santa folk art sleigh, $495; Gibson amplifier, $412; argent lonesome unfeeling bowl, $330; Gerstner machinist chest, $330; amber bitters bottle, $330; fireman’s helmet, $302; and Doug Shaw bird tree, $275.
_ Horst Auctioneers conducted a open auction during Horst Auction Center, Ephrata, Jan. 31. There were 250 purebred bidders in attendance. Items and prices included: J. Landis digging iron, $260; C. Brunner coopers axe, $210; branding iron, $390; squaring axe, $210; Brady mortise axe, $240; goose-wing axe, $825; Stanley No. 1 jack plane, $350; Stanley No. 604 plane, $430; Stanley mitre plane/shoot board, $350; and Marples palm brace, $230.
_ Horst Auctioneers conducted a open auction for a Theda A. Bushong estate, Dorothy S. Elble, Barbara Smith and others during a Horst Auction Center, Ephrata, Feb. 4. There were 423 purebred bidders in attendance. Items and prices included: a brownish-red quilt, $450; 6 oyster plates, $200; star-patterned quilt, $600; two-piece plaid vital room set, $330; six-piece ash dining room set, $475; four-piece bedroom set, $360; Pennsylvania House dining room set, $300; 10-piece maple dining room set, $525; and ash bedroom set, $675.
_ Probst Family Auction use conducted a open auction during a Al Starr Firemen’s building, Willow Street, Feb. 7. There were 323 purebred bidders in attendance. Items and prices included: Murray Steelcraft Chrysler pedal car, $700; span of vast Hummel Umbrella Boy and Girl, $700; forged wooden swan by Cook (Havre de Grace), $390; iron dachshund doorstop, $320; primitive, embellished store cabinet, $350; five-piece bedroom set, $670; 24-inch Craftsman sleet blower; $320.00; Aunt Jemima bank, $190; Champion cast-iron motorcycle, $220; Hubley metalcraft helicopter, $170; cylinder butter churn, $180; dovetailed sweeping chest, $150; Hubley Bell Telephone truck, $140; cast-iron Conestoga car lamp, $130; Jewel skater’s lamp, $120; tin heart cheese mold, $120; mix tray with lid, $120.
_ Art Pannebecker Brad Wolf Auctioneers Inc. conducted a open auction for a estate of Keith Rutt, 370 Galen Hall Road, Reinholds, recently. Real estate consisting of a 2 1/2-story residence on 2 acres sole to Kevin Geissinger, Mohnton, for $168,000.
_ Art Pannebecker Brad Wolf Auctioneers Inc. conducted a open auction for a estate of Donald Angstadt, 1508 Lyndon Ave., recently. A support bilevel residence on a 0.18 hactare lot sole to Anthony Adams, Pequea, for $142,500.