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Join us for our October 4-6, 2018

Artist's Estate Sale in Valentine Neighborhood
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This beautiful Kansas City home includes an incredible collection of antiques, tools, and artist supplies in the historic Valentine neighborhood of Kansas City. Architectural lighting and furniture from the old Children’s Mercy Hospital, a large selection of ceramic supplies, tools, and art, and vintage clothes, including Stetson hats, are just a small sample of items included in this sale. Complete description and 100+ photos will be posted as the sale approaches.


Kansas City, MO 64111



10/4/2018 9am to 4pm (Thu)
10/5/2018 9am to 4pm (Fri)
10/6/2018 9am to 4pm (Sat)


Ceramic Supplies:
Walker Stainless Steel Pugmill
Two Downdraft Reduction Kilns
Leach Treadle Potter’s Wheel
Electric Tabletop Potter’s Wheel
Brent SR-14 Slab Roller
Talisman Rotary Sieve
Glaze Spray Guns
Ohaus Triple Beam Scales and Weights
Silicon Carbide Shelves in Various Sizes
Cordierite Shelves in Various Sizes
Cordierite Kiln Furniture
Banding Wheels
Ceramic History and Studio Books including First Edition Copy of Hamada by Bernard Leach
Various Ceramic Hand Tools and Handmade Brushes
200+ containers of dry materials including: Red and White Lead, Copper Carbonate/Oxide, Cobalt Carbonate/Oxide, Iron Oxide, Lithium Carbonate, Cornwall Stone, Frits, Clays, and many more.

Vintage butcher block table from original KC Kroger location
Vintage hospital cabinets from Children’s Mercy
American Cabinet Co. mahogany dental cabinet
Antique quarter sawn oak and bowed leaded glass sideboard with display hutch
Variety of industrial cabinets and tool chests
Cherry drop-leaf table
Antique oak commode
Eastlake-period platform rocker
Marble-top washstand
Quarter sawn oak side-by-side bookcase with desk
Walnut center table
Four Victorian dining chairs with needlepoint seats
Marble-top coffee table
Tufted balloon-back parlor chair
Walnut tea cart
Two hand-crafted benches (walnut and maple)
Eastlake-period walnut lamp table
Oak drop-front secretary desk
Vintage writing desk
Vintage oak vanity
Antique cherry schoolmaster’s desk
Round table with four ladderback chairs
Quarter sawn oak antique filing cabinet

Garage & Outdoor:
Several bicycles
Two mowers
Wide variety of hand and power tools including Lufkin, Starrett, Makita, Ridgid, and more
DeWalt compact job site table saw
Ridgid mitre saw utility vehicle
Bostitch nail gun
Craftsman air compressor
Delta jointer table
DeWalt Deluxe powershop radial saw
Power Lift hydraulic jack
Stihl MS-200 gas-powered chainsaw
Central Pneumatic Contractor Series nail gun
Buffalo heavy duty bench grinder

Art, Decor & Kitchen:
Two original Frederic James works on paper
Great selection of original paintings
Franciscan Desert Rose 152-piece set
Hand-blown Bohemian gilt cobalt decanter and cordials with raised cameo motif
Cut crystal collection
Hand-painted porcelain tiles
Vintage German grandfather clock
Vintage Japanese ink brush paintings and woodblock prints
Japanese ceremonial wedding kimono
Cloisonné pieces
Haviland gilt porcelain service for 12
Rookwood faience tiles (lot of two boxes)
Franconia Festive Autumn dinnerware
Handmade footed porcelain flower basket with winged goddesses
Converted iron coffee grinder table lamp
Several vintage and antique mirrors
Handmade canes
Southwestern wool flat weave rug
John Jurek mounted butterflies in frame
Czech Art Deco perfume bottles
Gillinder and Sons Westward Ho pattern glass long oval compote (19th c.)
Wood carvings
1920s German box wall clock

Antique, Vintage & Collectible:
1794 Connecticut summons document signed by William Williams (Declaration of Independence signer)
Album of over 1200 uncirculated Notgeld (German and Austrian wartime currency)
Collection of arrowheads
Set of framed unused Woodstock day tickets
Antique books
Great variety of antique ephemera
Whiting and Davis mesh bags
Vintage designer ties
Collection of Stetson hats
Several handmade quilts
Antique Italian hand-painted terra cotta vegetables
Speakers and AV equipment
1958 Barbie #3 with blonde ponytail and zebra swimsuit
Japanese printed noren curtains
Antique 6 qt glass butter churn
Richard Rubus antique violin in wooden case
Tempo four-string banjo in case
Vintage Hudson’s Bay 4-point wool blanket
Antique Townley carved bone straight razor
Lot of stamps

Enormous collection of antique and vintage collectibles spanning the last 120 years. Victorian era to current with unique one-of-a-kinds. Highlights: African wedding beads necklace, bolo tie collection, belts and buckles. Vintage Aurora Borealis crystal beads, carved bone, mother of pearl, Victorian era hat pin collection,
Brands: Stanley Hagler, Bell Trading Post, Mimi di N, Mamselle, BSK, Direction One, Original by Robert, Jonette, Richiloue, Sorento, Hobe, Panache, Kramer of NY, Dauplaise, Lisner, Laguna, Anne Klein, Coventry, Monet, Trifari, Avon, Napier, Capri, Castlecliff, National Semiconductor

Vintage and contemporary men’s closet; sizes L-XXL; shoe sizes 12-13; featuring Whiting and Davis and a wide selection of vintage outerwear.
Specific pieces include: c. 1920’s Whiting and Davis Elasah mesh purse and gold mesh purse; c. 1920’s chainmail purse, vintage celluloid beaded handbag, many hand beaded coin purses and accessories; vintage designer ties from Gucci and Yves Saint Laurent; Half Moon travel coat, Bally leather loafers, vintage Lee Storm Rider denim jacket, Woolrich blanket wool coat, vintage Marlboro snap-button canvas duster, vintage wool Members Only jacket, long Sherpa coat, many vintage hats from Stetson and Charlie 1 Horse, wide selection of handmade belts and leather goods; and much more.