June 1st

Estate of John R. Burns Auction
June 1, 2017- 9:30 A.M.

In the Ruritan Building, Clarke County Fair Grounds, Berryville, VA (9 miles E. of Winchester, off Va 7, see signs at W. entrance to Berryville) 890 West Main Street Berryville, VA 22611

We have been asked to help settle the Estate of John R. Burns, Boyce, Va. We will sell the entire contents of his Waterloo home and outbuildings on June 1, 2017 at the Clarke County Fairgrounds.


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SPECIAL: Jamb stove plate by Isaac Zane, Jr.- ca. 1773-1775, Pastoral scene, “Peaceful Kingdom” text in German, 20 ¾”T x 22 ½”W.

CHESTS: Mahogany Philadelphia style highboy, broken arch top, flame finials, shell carved drawer in top & bottom, ball & claw foot, fluted quarter columns, carved rosettes, carved knees, poplar secondary, handmade, 7′-9″ T/ Empire secretary, flat top mold, 2 glass doors, fall lid, drawers & pigeon hole interior, base has knee hole, round columns, sleigh feet/ Rosewood veneered marble top chest, shaped top & drawer fronts, carved stiles, shaped mirror back/ Empire butler’s desk, mahogany, center door interior, drawers & pigeon holes, flat reeded columns, animal claw feet/ Victorian drop center chest, mirror back white marble/ Oak 3 drawer chest/ Walnut dove tailed blanket chest, PNW inlay/ Yellow pine immigrants chest/ Poplar blanket chest, ball feet/ Mahogany swell front semi-high chest, ca. 1940/ Yellow pine immigrants chest, dome top, dovetailed case & feet/ Oak file case, 36 drawers/ 9 Drawer case/ Oak 2 drawer file case/ Cherry 13 drawer tall file case/ Cottage bureau.

TABLES: Yellow pine dining table, heavy legs, 44″ x 88″/ Mahogany Sheraton card table, square top, turned legs/ Cherry drop leaf end table, turned legs, drawer/ Mahogany 2 drawer drop leaf bedside table/ Mahogany server, fold top, half round, fluted legs, beaded edge (2nd Period)/ Mahogany Empire card table, round pedestal, animal claw foot/ Walnut drop leaf dining table, turned legs/ Rosewood card table, carved cabriole leg, stretcher base/ Mahogany reeded leg game table (reproduction)/ Oval & shaped top marble top tables/ Marble top coffee table/ Checkerboard top pedestal table, walnut/ Brass plant stands, marble insert/ Oriental marble top stand/ Mirror top end table, rope turned legs/ Iron claw foot base drawing table/ Drop leaf work table, Cherry finish/ Duncan Phyfe center table, ca. 1940’s/ Mahogany Pembroke table, drop leaves, turned legs, drawer/ Mahogany library table, dragon carved legs, 41″/ Mahogany breakfast table, snake head foot/ Mahogany square leg drop leaf table/ Pr. Mahogany 2 level silent butler stands/ Oval tuck away table, oak/ Cherry drop leaf extension table/ Mahogany 6 leg drop leaf

CUPBOARDS: Walnut 2 part corner cupboard, crown mold, 12 pane glass door, 2 drawers over 2 paneled doors in base, bracket feet, yellow pine back, 7′-6″T, 31″ wall space/ Walnut hanging cupboard, dish crown mold, two 6 pane glass doors, 46″ W x 44″ Ta x 15″ deep/ Yellow pine hanging cupboard, flat crown mold,, two 6 pane glass doors, 49″W x 43″T x 16″ deep/ Mahogany mirror door wardrobe, drawer in base, 6’T/ Pine hanging cupboard, dish mold, 4 pane glass door, 41:T x 25″W/ Oak hanging cupboard, 2 glass doors & ends, 41″ T x 44″W/ Oak bookcase, animal claw feet, 2 glass doors, gallery top/ Dark finish bookcase, glass ends & doors/ Mahogany mirror door wardrobe, Empire style, 2 drawers in base, solid ends, 6′-6″ T x 49″W/ Walnut flat top wardrobe, panel doors, 2 drawers in base/ Pine wardrobe, 4 doors wide, arched top, reproduction/ Poplar wardrobe, solid ends, paneled door/ Mahogany  4 section stacking bookcase.

CHINA/DISPLAY CABINETS: Mahogany claw foot display case, glass door & ends/ Oak case, 32″ x 23″/ Cherry cabriole leg display table/ 48″ Display case/ Mahogany curved glass china cabinet, mirror back, animal claw foot, glass shelves/ Cabriole leg vitrine, curved glass, mirror back, French gilt metal trim/ Mahogany Empire style china cupboard, sleigh foot/ Blond mahogany Vitrine, cabriole legs/ 36″ Display case, walnut/ Mahogany Vitrine, oval case, glass door & sides, mirror back, brass trim, tall leg/ Dark oak china cabinet/ Gold cabriole leg Vitrine, carved top & bottom drawer, glass shelves & ends/ 2 Table top display cases, glass top & sides, tall cabriole legs/ 2 Square metal display racks, 4 shelves, 20″sq./ Hexagon display cabinet, decorated, glass sides.

POTTERY: 17 ½” Van Briggle vase, Iris pattern/ 4 gal. eagle stencil crock/ Keister crock/ 3 ga. NY crock/ More crocks & jugs. PITCHERS: Sponge, Majolica, Roseville, Bennington/ Redware gargoyle/ Green glazed foo dog/ Blue clover design crock, 1 ½ gal., Baltimore?/ Macy & Co. NY brown & white crock/ Parian vase, plaque, cherubs/ 26″ Glazed jars/ 4″  Redware jug, black glaze.

CHAIRS/ETC.: Victorian pad back ladies chair/ 2 Oak Windsor armchairs/ 6 Mahogany Empire saber leg dining chairs, rush seats/ 4′ Deacons bench/ Molded leg camel back sofa/ Iron leg ottoman/ 6 Walnut rose carved side chairs/ Pr. Queen Anne wing chairs/ Corner chair, ca. 1900/ Victorian-Empire sofa, tufted back/ Molded & straight leg wing chairs/ Grape & leaf carved ladies chair/ Pad back corner chair/ 2 Tapestry back & seat arm chairs, acanthus carved, stretcher base/ 2 Hitchcock chairs/ Bar chair/ Cane seat fireside bench, rolled arms.

ART: 12″ Marble figure, cat & child/ Dog painting/ Still life painting/ Landscape, SN/ Oil portrait/ (Beale Family by McIntire) 1848/ Small landscapes/ Pastel portrait/ Dogs on beach/ Street scene/ Sea Captain/ Sailing ship/ Rabbit painting/ Family Fun on panel/ 53″ Metal figure, Hindu woman/ Carved wooden Buddha, gold leaf/ 1863 map- Military Depts. of VA & Washington, Middle & The Susquehanna.

RUGS: Oriental rugs, room size & runners/ Karastan runner/ Scatter rugs/ Carpet.

CLOCKS: Pine Grandfather clock, turkey breast wooden face, flat top, 30 hour chain works, waist door has pendulum peep/ Brass face Grandfather, broken arch top, moon dial, glass door, molded base, OG feet, Chain works, ca. 1900, 7′-10″T/ Oak Gothic Grandfather clock, Seth Thomas, leaded glass door/ 24″ Round oak wall clock, Sessions, 14″ brass face/ Gilbert banjo clock/ Cherub wall clock, round face/ Brass clock & candlesticks, G on face.

MANTLE CLOCKS: Ansonia china clocks/ Mahogany clock, Black, Star & Frost, France works/ OG, 8 day, Birge- Mallory & Co./ Art nouveau, 8 day, New Haven/ Round face Seth Thomas/ Steeple clock, Waterbury/ Faux marble clocks/ Ansonia Sessions kitchen clock, carved case/ Metal clock, cast trim, figural handles/ Brass carriage clock/ 3″ Waterford clock.

PEDESTALS: Marble pedestal, 43″T/ Carved pedestal/ Pr. Mahogany pedestal 50″/ Round pedestal, 50″/ Painted, fluted column, acanthus top/ Chamfered post/ Iron base pedestal/ Hepplewhite pedestal/ Snake head foot pedestal, 61″T.

LAMPS: Pr. Brass Oriental lamps, frog bases, serpent stems, 29″ tall/ Oil lamps, red shade, tufted shade/ Pr. Bracket lamps/ Tulip shade, cut font/ Cut shade candle lamps/ Leaded shade, figural/ Brass stem lamp/ Ruby font, marble base/ GWTW lamp/ Ruby & thumb print pull down chandeliers/ Cupid base lamp/ B&H lamp, round shade/ Street light mantle lights/ Iron base organ lamp, round shade.

COLLECTIONS: Glass pottery, brass & copper tobacco jars/ Parian, Staffordshire, Ironstone, Royal Worchester pitchers/ Miniature lamps/ Oil lamps/ Glass figural banks (Bottles)/ 15 Toby’s/ B&O RR china-Lamberton, Shenango-Harpers Ferry-Thomas Viaduct.

PRINTS: 4 Colored racing prints/ 6 colored Chinese torture prints on rice screen/ 4 Sulky prints in gold leaf frames/ Fashion prints/ C&I Sulky print, Frank, large folio/ Oriental prints/ Oval & square frames/ Hot Air Balloon prints/ Panoramic photo- police, motorcycles & autos.

MORE: Mahogany Hepplewhite sideboard, serpentine front, line inlay & fans, tapered legs, crotch veneer face, 2nd period, Halle Bros- Cleveland/ Bull’s eye mirrors/ Round walnut sink, 24″ porcelain bowl, 3 legs, 2 shelves, ca. 1880/ 8 Tin pie safe, gallery, 2 drawers, turned legs, dark poplar/ Mahogany lap desk, 30″/ Rosewood box, inlaid top/ White marble top washstand, gallery, open base/ Brown marble top washstands, Eastlake/ Pine dry sink, drawer in  till over paneled doors/ Mahogany muffin stand/ Walnut lift lid writing box/ Wrought iron pot rack/ Empire washstand/ White marble top server on iron base, rolled legs, 6′ long/ Spool arm bench/ Single door commode/ Cherry tall post bed, arched canopy, double/ Tiger maple miniature blanket chest, reproduction, R. Frey- VA/ 2 Tubular brass beds/ 2 Maple chopping blocks, thick legs/ Pine lift top commode/ Pine dough box on legs/ Wood box.

MISCELLANEOUS: 40″ Coca Cola button sign/ 1944 Coke ad/ Single runner sled/ Blacksmith bellows coffee tables, iron tongs/ Parlor stove/ Brass kettle/ Wooden trenchers/ Dress form/ Iron door stop/ Duck & goose decoys/ Birdcage & stand/ Agate rooster/ Ship model/ Brass scales/ Oak baskets/ Brass ship’s lantern/ Fire plug, V& H Smith/ Iron stove base, griddle, mold/ Decorated coal hods/ Bates spreads/ 3 Part Girandole set/ Framed fans, tapestries/ Coffee grinder/ Iron base planters/ Bell pulls/ Brass gong/ Metal, glass bookends, B & H- Priscilla/ Metal fire bucket/ Pad locks/ Wooden cherubs/ Dog pull toy/ Incense burners/ Brass planters, coal bucket, fire tools, andirons, wire fender/ Brass boot umbrella stand/ Bone handles, silver inlaid, canes/ Chippendale tray/ Pr. Mirror sconces/ Tole water pitcher/ Quilts/ Iron hooks, forks/ Paper Mache witches head-pumpkin/ Copper pans/ Leaded & stained glass windows/ 2 Horn cups/ Carved transoms/ Child’s jumper chair, wooden frame, ca. 1900/ Iron toy cannon/ Griswold 20″ Dutch oven- 310-A/ Metal Indian/ Carved Oriental panels/ Chrome hames bells/ Indian tree root war club..

CONCRETE: Urns/ Pedestals/ Cherubs/ Figures/ Fountain base.

CUT GLASS: Finger bowls/ Cheese dish/ Goblets/ Cruets/ Rhine wines/ Pr. Oil lamps, ball shades/ Bowl/ Vase/ Decanters/ Water bottle/ Pin wheel pitcher, vases/ GLASS: Carnival bowls/ Stemware/ Cake stand/ Decanters/ Spooners/ Frosted Lion compote/ Candlesticks/ 6″ Vase, LCT/ Case liquor bottles/ Crystal eagle.

CHINA: Nortike/ Johnson Bros/ Nippon/ Tureen/ German canister set/ Willow platter/ Hat pins & holders/ Indian tobacco jar/ Tea leaf platter/ Flo Blue/ Limoges hunt vase/ Bowl & pitcher/ Adams punch bowl; ship Caroline.

SILVER: Sterling cordials, shakers, nut dish, dresser sets/ Silver-pate serving pieces.


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Lunch on Premises                          Deliveries Arranged

  Joe L. Headley                                  Joe L. Headley, Jr.
VA #381                                              VA # 1820

Boyd G. Headley, Jr.                           Glynnell Headley
1921-2003                                            1922-2012

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