JEFFREY S. EVANS & ASSOCIATES TO AUCTION 18TH, 19TH, and 20TH CENTURY GLASS & LIGHTING JANUARY 26, 2019
Comprising over 950 lots featuring property deaccessioned by The Strong Museum of Play, Rochester, NY to benefit the collections fund; part three of the Culver Collection, Tom & Michael Andrews, Berlin, MD; selections from the Don Evans collection, Mt. Juliet, TN; an Ohio private collection; the Durst collection, Upper Marlboro, MD; selections from a prominent Riverside, IA collection and the Francis Ryan collection, Plattsburg, NY; the final installment of the Jim Lawrence and late Denver Smallwood collection, Chattanooga, TN; plus others.
The auction will include selections of 19th century American free-blown, pattern-molded, and pillar-molded wares; early American pressed glass including cup plates and other lacy; whale oil and fluid lighting; 18th & 19th century drinking vessels including cut and engraved; selection of 18th & 19th century Bohemian and other Continental glass; cologne bottles including cut overlay; the Durst collection of Greentown glass including 20+ pieces of Holly Amber, chocolate glass, animal covered dishes, other novelties, &c.; large selection of Victorian lighting including opalescent, banquet, and parlor; a 200+ piece collection of Nehemiah Packwood, Sandwich, MA cut glass, most on Dorflinger blanks, that has descended in the family; other cut glass; rare syrup pitchers including Swastika and Aztec patterns; large collection of glass & china salt shakers including art glass, opalescent, Kate Greenaway, &c.; collection of glass & china open salts; toothpick holders; collections of pink slag Inverted Fan & Feather and Bluerina; other Victorian glass of all types including opalescent; Dorflinger Kalana glass; EAPG including ruby stained; collection of Fry ovenware; the final offering of the Barbara Sisson collection of Degenhart owls and dogs; plus more.
The auction is on public view January 23-25, from 10:00 am to 6:00 pm, and January 26 beginning at 8:00 am.January 08, 2019, 12:17 PM