Monthly Archives: July 2012

Estate Sale at 157 Stowe Street July 25th – 26th 2012.

     Estate Sale 157 Stowe Street, Jamestown, New York.        Tom Karapantso conducted sale.

A  MOST INTERESTING  ESTATE SALE
157 STOWE ST. Jamestown
Wed July 25th 10-5 Thurs 10-4 Fri.?

This is a wonderful sale of antiques, vintage items, and a qty. of interesting items from the estates of two Swedish ladies, who were sisters and world travelers, one a serious piano and choral musician, one interested in the arts who worked for years at the YWCA.

Entry NUMBERS given out  at 9 AM. Use front entrance for garage and house..
For your immediate purchase during days of sale.  Sohmer Baby Grand Piano- Cupid Model (1929-1935?) w/bench; oak flat front china closet (really nice) ; British black powder shotgun- Snider .577 circa 1870-1890 retrofitted for shells; smalls showcase with variety of jewelry, ladies watches; & smalls; plus card table full of costume jewelry & vintage card games;  1915-1920 era tall linen chest; modern  lighted corner curio cabinet; SWEDISH souvenir items; copy of “Saga of the Hills“;  Swedish books, Swedish music, Musical: 6 large boxes of piano book music, electric metronome;  2 auto harps (x)/ 1 zither ( X);  recorder, foreign flutes, simple fifes; Hebrew ceremonial  rams horn; black painted multi-drawer storage cabinets  manufactured  for storing sheet music; huge quantity of classical 33 1/3 albums in garage; large amount of white Hutschenreuther china for normal use or for china painting; antique Sessions mantle clock; antique tabletop wooden boxes; antique occasional tables; LP record storage cabinet; marble top low decorator table;  Windsor chair; caned side chairs; needlepoint chair (x); pair of bow back or half round upholstered chairs ; small Eastlake table; large wood church organ pipe;  Johnson Brothers England rose pattern china; room with 1000 books -various topics, non fiction; Swedish language, religious, hymnals / music & art related; American Indian historical  reference books; book /cassettes set to learn the Hebrew language; Hebrew language books, four drawer file; 2 drawer horizontal office file; Craftmatic adjustable single bed w/ headboard; maple dresser , maple mirror; oak open storage bookshelves ( available when unloaded of books and dolls); 1920’s child’s rocker; Kiddie Kar 1918 Pat. child’s scooter; vintage carvings/ newer tourist wood carvings – from Africa/Spain/Sweden & other ; handmade primitive walking stick, figurines; hand-painted china by Inez Anderson; cup & saucer collection; lovely pressed glass & china; large serving platters and deviled egg plates; German Child’s tea set; cocktail glassware; polished and ready to use vintage silver plate coffee/tea servers;  colored glass, carnival, cobalt, etc. brick- a -brack.  ART: many still life watercolors by Violet LaMont ( listed) who was a good friend of Leota Anderson in Chatham, NJ; Lida Hilton artist’s proof -print titled “Exodus“; K. Werner “St. Lars Ruin Visby” watercolor  painting; 1939-1940 oriental Chinese prints; Chinese watercolors, vintage Chinese (silhouette type) die cuts; various framed foreign and USA artwork & prints thru-out;  some 19th C. vintage clothing; early 20th C. wedding outfits -also framed tri-photo of couple; civil war era crazy quilts (x); vintage & modern linen (sorry no towels); blankets; dressy evening purses; many hankies/ scarves; few vintage tablecloths; large old oak dresser mirror; old oval oak drop leaf table, 3 ring notebooks; misc.  supplies, cabinet & portable sewing machines & sewing supplies; qty. national geographic; cabinet photos; boxes of unsent greeting cards -mostly Christmas; chrome postcards; bamboo stands and small storage units; baskets; kneehole desk ( x); oak TV stand & older TV; older cameras; floor lamps and variety of bedroom lamps; Mission oak doll bed; variety of stuffed animals, Cabbage patch, collectible dolls, composition dolls (x).  KITCHEN: some  small electrics, cookware, usual kitchenware  incl. vintage; cookbooks (x); cleaning supplies, collectible swanky swigs glasses.
Much more in home that is not listed. .
Garage: 1966 Ducati 100 Cadet 2 cycle motorcycle  with title( in fair cond., I am told it will run); Swedish immigrant trunk – A.P. Aldgren – dovetailed mid 19th C. red paint (  hinge work needed); [records/sheet music]; old floor ceramic kiln; Brill reel push mower-battery charged electric powered (I’m told it was used three times ), cassette tapes, old carpenter tools; wooden carpenter’s travel chest w/ brass corners;  Country chic: pair old shutters; wood ironing board top, crocks; wood storage cabinet (  green paint); vintage trellis; blue Ball fruit jars; coal scuttle; folding wheel chair, handicapped shower bench &  chair; planters, Christmas decorations; outdoor  chairs; side chairs needing canning; exc. cond.  modern pedestal claw foot round oak dining room table w/ lrg. leaf; clean set of 6 restaurant dining rm. Comfortable chairs (vinyl w/ metal leg) , oval dining room table ( pecan color); 6 spindle back  chairs (black & gold); old furniture; 25c table; and much unlisted.

Contents of basement and upper floors were brought to one floor and the large garage.

We do not plan limited entry so please be patient with check out wait times.

Road Construction: Lower Falconer Street below Stowe. Lakeview between Buffalo and Newton.

Conducted by Tom Karapantso Household Estate Sales  716-487-9645  cell 716-969-2912

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Click Here to see map of 157 Stowe Street, Jamestown, NY – Look for Blue Dot.


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