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195 Derby Road ~ Middletown, NY 10940

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June 7, 2014, 11:00 a.m.

EstateOfMind is proud to offer a collection of Chinese porcelain assembled in the 1950/60s by a Texaco corporate executive. The collection represents Ming and Qing Dynasties. Also included in the sale will be an assortment of sports memorabilia, incl. stadium seats, signed baseballs, banners etc…. Jewelry will be highlighted with a Tiffany Movado 14k wristwatch, French 18k diamond trembler broach, Pr. 14k diamond earrings, 18k violet/ blue Baroque natural South Sea pearl necklace, 14k apple green translucent jade necklace, and Illinois Bunn special 21 jewel pocket watch.

Sculpture will include rare Marcello Fantoni bronze/iron Brutalist sculpture, signed/dated 1948. Artwork will include View of Mount Fuji w/Figure, signed C. Wirgman (Charles Sr.); mural study, attributed Violet Oakley (monogrammed VO), c.1915; plus portfolio of Charles Keller, w/oil paintings, sketches + studies. Religious antiques will consist of rare large 17th-century letter/Bible cover w/gold, silver, pearl embroidery with oil on canvas Archangels Michael, Gabriel, Raphael, and Uriel, 19”x 26½”; 17th-century challis veil w/ embroidered monstrance & tulip decoration on silk, 10½” x 19”; (2) reliquary stands, 18th c.; and carved Spanish Colonial Santos Figure, 17th c. Militaria to incl. guns, swords, daggers, plus WWI battle flag with personal effects from the Estate of Grover Thompson Yankee Division, and blacksmith forged-iron bear trap c.1850.

Over 375 lots…. Visit www.estateofmind.biz for more info.

Come enjoy a spring day in the Hudson Valley under a large tent - Rain or Shine.


Ming Period, 16th century, height 23"

Baroque Candle Prickets, 18th century

Oil on canvas, Mural Study, Violet Oakley

American Live Steam, 19th century

Bronze/Iron, M.Fantoni, 1948

Oil on canvas, Wardell Green, 40" x 34"

Challis Veil, 17th century

Mount Fugi by C. Wirgman Sr., 1832-1891

Bible/Letter Folder, 17th century

Studio Photos, circa 1970/80

South Carolina Inlaid Dish Cabinet,
19th century

Ming, Qing Dynasty

WWI Battle Flag, Yankee Division

  • Home-cooked Catering & Refreshments available.
  • 15% buyer’s premium for cash & checks.
  • 18% buyer’s premium for credit cards
  • 21% Live Auctioneers (small portion of sale)

Friday, June 6, 10 a.m. – 3 p.m.
Saturday, June 7, 8 a.m. – 10 a.m.

Absentee & phone bids must be submitted by 3 p.m., Friday, June 6