Wednesday, September 26, 2012

Mid Century & Antiques Living Estate Sale 1220 Kendolph Dr. Denton, TX

Living Estate Sale 1220, Kendolph Dr. Denton (South of UNT). Friday & Sat, 9-5, Sunday 11-5.
Nice sale, Mount Miller designed home (1961) of retired, and recently relocated UNT couple, house and furnishings well maintained, excellent taste, mix of Mid Century modern furnishing with some Old South family pieces, and interesting collections. 

 Includes the following:
Four sets of dishes including old Limoges and Portmeirion. Some
18th and 19th C leather bound books and 1968 copy of 1771 Encyclopaedia Britannica,  A modern facsimile of the 1st edition;

 Piedmont Cigarette Tin Sign.chromolithograph. 100 yrs.

 3 Hand knotted Persian rugs from 12 x 12 to 4 x 7 Large Hand made hook rug wall hanging.

 Victorian Wedding dress Mink jacket & mink jacket/stole, Coach purses in boxes. Quality small-medium ladies clothing.

 Art pottery collection, Van Briggle, 2 artist signed Rookwood vases, Shearwater, Jugtown and Studio pottery pieces.

Many pieces of signed art (many not shown in photos)
including a pastel by Will Henry Stevens, Celia Jamison watercolors, and a Rudy Fox Xmas card tapestry.

All kinds of glass ware-- Pattern glass, fancy antique crystal, and 1960's European, Early Washington/Jackson historical olive flask.

Gourmet and vintage kitchen, Kitchen Aide mixer, new toaster oven, MW, cream color Maytag W/D.

Several standard size quilts,  and bed covers for full and twin beds.  Fancy linens and needlework, and Sewing machine.

Projection tv Bose 901 and Bose 161 bookshelf, other good speakers, and audio equipment. 

Vintage mid century sofa, other newer mod sofa, and Ekornes sofa and recliner.

Sarinen style Tulip table & chairs.

Modern chrome and marble table with 4 Bungie J arm Chairs.

Vintage made in Denmark teak office desk, and Danish Inspirations computer desk and drawer pedestals.

 Danish dining table with extensions and 4 Danish teak cock-fight chairs.

Antique Scottish paisley wool shawl.
Coin silver spoons, 19th C sterling flatware, and other silver including antique thimbles.

Several patio table sets.

Sculpture, glass and bronze.  Camel saddle bag from Turkey, Cedar Chest Antique map of New Orleans.

Beautiful inlaid,19th C Writing boxes and  Some Civil War related items.

Merit Wheel Chair

Plus many unlisted interesting and useful items not shown in photos.. Discount schedule 30% off at 2 on Sat., 50% all day Sunday. Sorry NO CHILDREN, lots of breakables and swimming pool. Please no large handbags.
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Tuesday, September 4, 2012

Estate Sale of Alonzo W. Jamison, 616 W. Oak St., Denton TX 76210

Sept. 7-9, Fri-Sat 9-5, Sunday 11-5.
Discount schedule, Full price Friday, Saturday after 2pm 30% off, 
Sunday all day, 50%.
except for art which will remain at 30% discount.
Cash, Check, and all major Credit Cards

The Jamison family home (since 1936) is packed with antiques-- china, silver,  furniture, and  many works of art-- Celia Jamison Sankey, 1940's - 60's Taos NM artists, and others.
He was an Army Officer, politician,  teacher, & a gentleman farmer, she, a stylish homemaker and hostess. 
Mr. Jamison was an aide to both Sam Rayburn and Sen. Ralph Yarbrough, and served for 14 years in the Texas Legislature, before teaching at UNT and later TWU where he was head of the History and Government Dept.  The Jamisons were generous supporters of their Church,  Democratic political campaigns,  UNT,  and TWU.

Here's a partial list:
three chaise lounges,
barley twist drop leaf oak table,

Walnut pedestal conference table,
large Corinthian Custom sofa,
Hickory Furniture Co. Toile sofa,
2 Executive desks,
drop front Empire Desk with chair
Wingback chairs, and other decorator chairs
Sarinen style pedestal table
Edward Wormley 1940's coffee table,
Twin beds, iron standard, upholstered queen size
various dressers and old painted furniture from 1930's
Birds eye maple vanity,
1830's blanket  box with drawers.
Unused Medlift large size lift chair.Vintage outdoor and patio pieces too.
Outstanding  mid 19th C trapunto applique quilt.
Mr. jamison's uniforms and a grandmother's  Confederate Ladies Auxillary outfit.
Wedgewood Florentine
Wedgewood EDME Queens ware
Furnival Quail Brown
Arabia Finland Blue,

Barrets Blue Willow
Fancy antique Coalport tea service.  

Sale Sept. 7-9, Fri & Sat 9-5, Sun 11-5.
Discount schedule full price Fri, Sat at 2pm 30% off, Sun. 50% off
Sorry, NO children, and no large bags, and access to the house may be limited at times.
Credit cards accepted.