This is possibly the most packed out vintage and antique filled estate sale Brown Button has ever hosted. Due to the full nature of the house, this is just part 1. The second half of the house contents (not photographed) will be sold in late January.
The sale includes a huge collection of original paintings and artwork, hundreds of fine antique items, Chinese antiques, hundreds of pieces of Fenton, Murano, Waterford, Steuben, Lalique, Hawkes, and other art glass pieces, a dozen 19th century military swords including three from the Civil War, vintage and antique toys, cast iron coin banks, sterling, hundreds of vintage and antique dolls, Stieff, 1960’s GI Joes, art nouveau and art deco pieces, dozens of display cabinets, jewelry, and antique slag glass lamps.
Special notes: Due to this being part 1 of 2 sales, some items were featured in the preliminary photos that are not included in part 1. Notably: pocket watches, vintage sports items, and signed baseballs. Those items will be included in our January sale. Please only reference our final photo album now posted for what is included in the sale. Sunday we will be open for a fourth day from 12pm – 3pm with all items 75% off.
Prairie Village, KS 66207
10/31/2019 9am to 4pm (Thu)
11/1/2019 9am to 4pm (Fri, 20% off)
11/2/2019 9am to 4pm (Sat, 50% off)
11/3/2019 12pm to 3pm (Sun, 75% off)
Antique, Vintage & Collectible:
Vintage handmade wooden model houseboat over 5’ in length, Austrian porcelain bust, one-of-a-kind operable air turbine model, Clarice Cliff for Newport Pottery Bizarre tea set, JF Frantz trade simulator little league coin op game, antique Black Forest carved bear tobacco jar, Nereide sculptural lamp after Moreau, Sleepy Eye pottery and other stoneware pitchers, Rookwood and Roseville potteries, 1930 Webster sterling trophy, Alvin Fleur-de-lis sterling flatware, figural chalkware, pair of Maitland-Smith floor lamps, Imperial German and Prussian steins, several vintage Bausch and Lomb microscopes, Weller pottery lamp, 1960s Italian glazed terracotta jaguar, Bradley & Hubbard slag lamps, Britains 30-pc. toy fox hunting set, wide variety of Toby mugs, Art Deco large carved alabaster lamp, bone and bamboo mahjong, antique Staffordshire pottery, Radiola loud speaker, Kachina dolls, collection of 19th/early 20th swords and sabres including three Civil War, French Art Nouveau bronze vide-poche, TWA collectibles, dozens of antique clocks, Anri wood carvings, vinyl records, huge variety of vintage toys, great selection of period Art Deco and Art Nouveau decorative arts, Karastan wool rugs, antique lamps, antique oak grandfather clock, 1920s Schuco mohair teddy bear perfume bottle, Dorval French enamel guilloche box, Gold Key and Dell comics, antique tobacciana, cast iron including Hubley, Arcade, and JE Stevens; American sterling vanity set, thousands and thousands of individual items of interest
Boehm Porcelain Sculptures:
Kestrels (pair, #492), Hereford Bull (ca. 1950s), Common Tern (#497), Parula Warblers (#484), Crested Flycatcher on Sweetgum (#488), Canada Geese (pair), Fifi (in honor of Jane Goodall), Fledgling Canada Warbler (#491), Hummingbird on Succulents (#440C), Paphiopedilum, Chested Backed Chickadee, Black Capped Chickadee, Yellow Throated Warbler, Horned Owl, Frog on Lily Pad, Baby Mockingbird, Prothonotary, Nuthatch, Tree Sparrow, Fledgling Cuckoo, Rabbit at Rest
Lenci 1930s felt doll, three 1930s/40s Buddy Lee composition dolls, collection of Armand Marseille composition dolls, Kestner composition doll, two Simon & Halbig composition dolls, Heinrich Handwerck dolls, Ideal articulating Pinocchio wooden doll, Knickerbocker Doc and Happy dolls, Douglas MacArthur composition doll, group of three 1964 GI Joe dolls with accessories, two Kley and Hahn leather and composition dolls, Shirley Temple Ideal doll and accessories, 1925 Bye-Lo baby doll by Grace Putnam, Kammer Reinhardt dolls, 1930s Kewpie doll, Ralph Freundlich Baby Sandy dolls, huge selection of Madame Alexander dolls, Goebel dolls, Barbie dolls, Effanbee dolls, German porcelain dolls, Japanese composition dolls, and more
Mandruzzato Murano Sommerso box and ashtray, large collection of American Brilliant Period cut glass including Hawkes and Egginton, 100+ pieces of Waterford crystal, Murano glass flower flush-mount light fixture, variety of crystal including Lalique, Baccarat, Steuben, Swarovski, and Orrefors; Val St. Lambert Belgique dresser set, collection of 19th and 20th c. art glass paperweights, Murano glass including a collection of clowns, Bohemian cut glass, Saint Louis vase, Indiana iridescent carnival glass punch set, Lundberg Studio feather-pull decanter, Gibson Iris pitcher and glasses, Blenko decanter
A huge variety of Fenton art glass including a large Burmese glass Cabbage Rose double globe lamp, 75th Anniversary Pink Velva Rose epergne, Celeste Blue nymph rose bowl, Connoisseur Collection Favrene cut back vase, Daisy & Fern pitcher with tumblers, Blue Hobnail pitcher with goblets, and various pieces of Burmese, Coin Dot, Jacqueline, Empress, Mandarin, and much more
Hale Woodruff signed serigraph (some condition issues), DuBois Fenelon Hasbrouck oil on board, two Joseph Frey original oils on canvas, original artwork by Kansas City associated artists including Arthur Kraft, James Fitzgibbon, John Tschudi, Margaret Blumel, Charles Rogers, Asterio Pascolini, Lennon Bandel, Gale Stockwell, and Luigi Lucioni; Roy Lichtenstein “A Modern Painting of Sunrays” graphic print (not signed), collection of Japanese woodblocks including Ando Hiroshige, Tsuchiya Koitsu, Shoda Koho, Yeishi Hosoda, Shunsho Katsukawa, Sanzo Wada, and more; Lyman Byxbe etchings, Francis Van Vreeland watercolor, variety of bronzes and busts, huge selection antique prints and paintings
Antique spool cabinets, Bradington Young tufted leather wing chair and ottoman, Mt. Airy mid-century modern credenza, trestle extension dining table, six Danish-style bentwood chairs, pair of Century English roll-arm chairs with ottoman, Jens Risom Primavera nightstand, great selection of antique display cabinets, antique Globe Wernicke oak barristers bookcase, pair of antique Louis XV marble-top cabinets with Wedgwood plaques, antique hand-painted secretary desk, Milo Baughman for DIA chrome Chippendale chair, mirrored console, pair of Heywood Wakefield leather and wicker armchairs, antique maple corner cabinet, vintage felt-lined walnut store display case, tufted velvet bench, Stanley mid-century desk, marble-top coffee table, vintage cushioned bamboo seating, marble-top Eastlake lamp table
A fine collection of antique and vintage jewelry include pieces by Miriam Haskell, Eisenberg, Trifari/Pat. pending, N.Y.E., Napier, Iberia, Wiesner, Weiss, Bell Trading Post, Hobe, Gerry’s, Lisner, Corocraft, Danecraft, Whiting & Davis, Ciner, Boucher, Kramer, Warner, DeCurtis, and more. Many Czech glass necklaces and brooches, huge collection of vintage costume brooches, Mexico sterling, and rings, Bakelite bangles, Victorian and Edwardian era jewelry, hat pins, mourning jewelry. Highlights include Miriam Haskell two tone blue enamel crystal accents filigree wheel brooch and earrings set, Coro Duette brooch/dress/shoe clip convertible, Haskell: Napoleon medallion necklace, faux coral diamonte screw earrings, faux baroque pearl necklace white milk glass bead/pendant necklace. Mint condition Eisenberg clear crystal signed set, Napier sterling scrolls set, Lico Mexico sterling modernist scroll panel links necklace 50.8 grams, Taxco Mexico sterling carved masks abalone panel bracelet, a green one as well, antique brass charms necklace, Mexico sterling earrings, Edwardian era 14k gold accents and hardware black satin ribbon fob, watches and pocket watches, compacts.