April 25, 2019 • 9:30am


Thursday April 25, 2019 – 9:30 A.M.

In the Ruritan Building, Clarke County Fairgrounds, Berryville, VA

(9 miles E. of Winchester, off VA 7, see signs at W. entrance to Berryville)
 890 West Main Street Berryville. VA 22611

                            PREVIEW WED. 2-6 P.M.

        We have been asked to help settle the Estates of Donna H. Callar and John Thomas Croghan, both from Harpers Ferry, WV. The Callar Estate consists of a collection of Harper’s Ferry weapons: 2 Pistols (1807) & 12 Rifle- Muskets, 1810- 1860/ US Springfield flintlock pistol/ Remington pistol. We have her Jeep Cherokee Limited 4×4, automobile, 20340 miles. The contents of her home feature: Music boxes, roller organ, 2 player pianos/ Oil painting in the John Singer Sargent style, miniatures, Views of Harpers Ferry by local artists/ Other paintings & prints/ Civil War soldier CVD’s, Letters, some have local ties/ Grandfather Clocks, wall & mantle clocks/ Period card table (Boston label)/ Tip top table/ Philadelphia style highboy, Chest on chest, Tall post bed and Chest by Mack S Headley & Sons/ Kittenger Hepplewhite sideboard/ Copenhaver slant front desk/ Pr Sheraton dining tables/ Chairs/ Mirrors/ Rugs/ Jewelry. The Croghan Estate adds Buffalo china/ Rose Medallion/ Canton/ Spill vases/ Royal Daulton china/ Austria & Bavaria china sets/ Cut glass/ Silver-plate serving pieces.


See detailed listing, descriptions & Photo gallery, go to & (ID 2091)
Check back on sale week for more photos as we unpack and set up our display

AUTOMOBILE: 2016 Jeep Cherokee Limited, 4×4, White, Black & Beige interior, VIN 1C4PJMDB8GW191933, 20340 miles.
12 CVD’s, Civil War soldiers, some have names & comments on back/ Several daguerreotypes/  Painting on  a metal shingle from John Brown’s Fort, dated 1859. Painted by Adelaide Cross Callar/ Silver plaque, “ Deposited By Charity Lodge No III, Harpers Ferry, VA in the Corner Stone of the Free Church and Masonic Hall,  Herington, Blanchard, Henkels/ Harpers Ferry 1868, Love letter to Florence/ Utica, NY Order to report for duty, July 8, 1863, Ambrose Croff.
WEAPONS: 2 Harpers Ferry flintlock pistols, 1807/ US Springfield pistol, 1856, percussion with Maynard tape primer/ Harpers Ferry Musket-Rifles: 1860. Percussion, patch box, Maynard tape primer/ Flintlock, 1810, shaped stock/ 1860 , percussion, Maynard tape primer, brass patch box/ 1853, percussion, brass patch box and fittings/ 1818, percussion, half stock, brass patch box & fittings/ 1841 Hall rifle, percussion/ 1832 J H Hall rifle, percussion/ 1827, City of Philada. A Wurfflein, percussion/ 1852, percussion/ 1822, conversion to percussion/ 1835, flintlock/ 1853, percussion, brass patch box & trim/ 2 brass handle bayonets, US 1861/ 1861 lock (only), Maynard cap primer/ 1858- 59 Remington pistol, percussion, cased, bullet mold, brass powder flask.
MUSIC BOXES: Guerin H#3, rosewood case with musical motif, marquetry inlay, 6 cylinders, 29” long/ Swiss music box, inlaid rosewood case, plays 6 tunes, 20” case. MORE MUSIC MAKERS: Chautaugua Roller Organ, cherry case, 14”x 17”, 60 rolls/ Swiss made Stella record player #53240, plays 15” diameter tin records/ Floor model cylinder record player, 75 SM-20839, Thomas Edison Amberola/ Rosewood pump organ, open base/ Cable Nelson player piano/ Francis Bacon player piano “Established 1789”/ Lowrey electronic organ & bench/ Music box jug/ Dulcimer in case/ Rosewood square piano, heavy leg, 47”. ALSO: Dark finish record case, fit for piano rolls/ Piano stool.
CLOCKS: Mahogany Grandfather clock, broken arch on crown mold hood, square door, painted dial, brass hands, round quarter columns, crotch veneer on door & base, 90” tall, English/ Round face wagon the wall clock, 11” diameter dial, brass works, pine cone weight/ Walnut case Grandfather clock, broken arch top, carved frieze, fluted quarter columns on  case, OG feet, Henry Ford Museum- Greenfield Village, 1976/ Steel & brass bracket clock, German/ Dome top mantle clock, Gilbert, fan inlay on mahogany case/ Sessions mantle clock, Gothic case has finials/ Brass skeleton clock under glass dome, fusee works, bell, 13” tall/ Mahogany Seth Thomas pillar & scroll mantle clock, brass finals/ Waltham banjo clock, eagle top, 20” long/ Mahogany steeple clock, Welch/ Oak dwarf clock, Arts & Crafts, round face, 53” tall/ Gilbert OG clock/ Seth Thomas electric steeple clock.
ART: Oil portrait of woman, full figure, 20th century, John Singer Sargent style, 90” tall x 45” wide/ Miniature drawing, “Matador”, 3 ¼ “x 2 ½”, John Singer Sargent on paper back/ Oil painting, Woman with white shall, 26”x 31”/Round top oil, Gentleman with cane, S. Jerome Uhl- 1878/ “ Old Master” painting, copy/ 2 miniatures in ivory frames, on porcelain/ Miniature, General Wilcox- Philadelphia/ 2 St Memins type miniatures in color, Captain Anthony Belsterling-Philadelphia, 1786, died in Harpers Ferry in 1845/ Wife Sarah, 1789- 1856/ Oil, Woman & Child, 29”x 37”/ Watercolor: Horse & rider “ To Lt. Callar, “ With best regards” Donald Trague 1942, 20”x 28”/ Framed fabric, “ Spirit of St. Louis”                     PRINTS: “A Parley”, large folio Currier & Ives/ 2 prints “ Revolutionary War Life”/ 2 copies, sailing ship paintings, “Manutania” & “ Saxony of Boston”
HARPERS FERRY PAINTINGS: R E Baustan- ’81, C & O Canal with canal boat, 40”x 27”/ Harpers Ferry from the hill top, ’78, 42”x 33”/ B Stevens, “Harpers Ferry Drug Store”, 41”x 38”/ Cemetery/ Down the Hill/ Down the Hill to Church.
MACK S HEADLEY & SONS FURNITURE: Walnut Philadelphia style highboy, broken arch top, carved cartouche, flame finials, carved frieze, fluted quarter columns, 3 over 2 over 4 long drawers in top, base has ball & claw foot on cabriole legs, carved center drawer & apron/ Mahogany Queen size tall post bed, foot posts have arched stop fluting, ball & claw foot, flat canopy/ Cherry chest on chest, crown mold, 2 over 3 drawers in top, base has 4 drawers, reeded quarter columns, bracket feet/ Walnut Chippendale chest, solid ends, reeded quarter columns, bracket feet, bold Chippendale brasses/ Miniature lowboy, cabriole legs, drawer over 3 drawers, 20” wide, 13” deep, 19” tall.
COPENHAVER: Mahogany slant front desk, dovetailed case, serpentine interior has center door with eagle inlay, bill drawers, drawers & pigeon holes, mitered lid has eagle & line inlay, 4 long drawers with line inlay, base has French feet and scalloped apron with shell inlay.
KITTENGER: Mahogany Hepplewhite sideboard, Colonial Williamsburg Collection, serpentine front, line & bell flower inlay on tapered legs, doors & drawers have fan & line inlay, yellow pine secondary, 70” long.
HANDMADE: Mahogany pair dining tables, cog reeded legs, shaped corners, drop leaves, 48”x 8’/ Yellow pine corner cupboard, 8 pane glass door over paneled door, rat hinges, 72” tall, 19” wall space/ Walnut 2 part corner cupboard, crown mold, 8 pane glass door in step back top, base has arched raised panel door, candle slide, rat tail hinges, OG feet/  Mahogany wall cupboard, paneled door, 2 drawers in bottom, OG feet, 5’ tall x 27” wide/ Cherry 4 drawer chest, overlapping drawers, bracket feet, solid ends/ Walnut 2 drawer bedside table, drop leaves, tapered legs/ Another in pine/ glass door gun cabinet.
 MORE: Mahogany card table, bow front, cog reeded legs have acanthus carving at top, top and rim have urn inlay, top has sunburst inlay, pine secondary, Boston label/ Mahogany breakfast table, top tips, birdcage, shaped dish top has acanthus carvings around edge, ball and claw foot/ 3 bottle liquor cabinet, marquetry case, lift lid with mirror, fall front holds silver mixing tray, 11”x 15”x 14” tall/ Rosewood tea caddy on a pedestal base, inlaid box, 33” tall/ Mahogany humidor, lead lined, dome top, dovetailed case, 5”x 4”x 5 ½” tall/ Miniature table- box, octagonal top lifts, inlaid, Empire style, 7” tall, 7” diameter/ Mahogany liquor case, Sheraton leg base, brass castors, pine secondary, 12”x 14”x 28” tall/ Walnut square back Victorian parlor set: Loveseat, ladies & gents chairs, 3 side chairs/ 5 plank bottom Russell chairs, natural finish/ Oak adjustable high chair, cane seat & back, pressed carved/ Pr Mahogany knife boxes, inlaid, grille inside/ Banjo shaped barometer, mahogany, Cottely & Co- London, inlaid case/ Cherry finish poplar blanket chest, dovetailed, strap hinges, bracket feet/ Pr pine cannonball single beds/ Walnut lift top cupboard, 2 drawers in base, 14”x 21”x 18” tall/ 2 Mother of pearl inlaid side chairs/ Spool turned cradle/ Mahogany oval top sewing table/ Small pine display cabinet, glass door over drawer, 17” tall/ Small blanket chest, bracket feet/ Cane seat & back Boston rocker/ 1900 corner chair/ Bed steps/ Towel bar/ 3 level muffin stand/ Flat top trunk/ “Coors” iron chairs/ Patio sets/ Churn table/ Empire chest/ Marble top chest.
MIRRORS: Chippendale mirror, broken arch top with eagle, vine trim, mahogany & gold frame, 60” tall/ Gold framed mirror, urn & flower cartouche,50” tall, 31” wide/ Bulls eye mirror, eagle top, flat glass/ Pine picture mirror, sailing ship painting/ 3 glass mantle mirror, gold frame, Greek figure frieze, 56” wide, 35” tall.
MISCELLANEOUS:  Tiger maple sewing box/ 15” WACO carousel, porcelain horses & panels, 15” diameter/ Dress form/ Bow front shaving case/ Bone top cane/ Camera, Heiland Research Co- Denver, Colorado with glass slides/ China clock/ 2 Bates spreads, single/ Crochet spread/ Oriental rugs, 9’x12’, 5’x7’/ Chinese rug, floral border, 9’x12’/ US NAVY binoculars/ Cast iron parlor stove, urn top, Stanley & McConkey- Baltimore, MD/ Bull dog door stop, 2 hunting dogs/ Ship model, Spanish galleon/ Metal knight figure/  Model rowboat in case, 20”/ Fish trophies/ Squirrel on tree trunk/ 6 bottle castor set, others/ Wooden cow carving/ 4 gallon stoneware churn, blue flower/ 1874 Mason document, William Callar/ Horse inkwell/ BOOKS: “Woman’s Club of Harpers Ferry cookbook/ Leather bound,” Waverly Novels”, others/ Copper pots & pans, boilers/ Mirror plateau/ Large & small mud figures/ Staffordshire dogs/ Letters of appreciation to Commander Callar/ .
CHINA: Buffalo pottery/ China sets, Austria, Bavaria/ Rose Medallion charger, bowl, plates/ Canton plates/ Spill vases/ Planters/ Pheasant plates/ Oriental vases/ Willow china/ Harpers Ferry plates/ Decorative plates/ Royal Daulton china, “Hampshire”/ 38 Hummel plates.
GLASS:  Cut glass, stemware, tumblers, bowls, trays/ Ships decanter/ Decanters/ 2 Venation vases/ Castor sets/ Cake stand/ Enameled water pitcher, tumblers.
SILVER: Sterling shakers/ Plated tea service/ Wine coaster/ Candlesticks/ Bread trays.                                 

Headley’s Auctions
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Joe L. Headley /
VA #381                 Joe L. Headley, Jr. / VA # 1820
Boyd G. Headley Jr.  / 1921-2003                          Glynnell Headley / 1922-2012
~SINCE 1945~                                                                                   

TERMS:   Visa/ MasterCard/ Discover accepted with 13% Buyers Premium. Discounted 3% for Cash or