2004 Schedule of Events
Auctions: January February March April May June
  July August September October November December
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American Antiques Auction conducts Monthly Estate Treasures Auctions the first Thursday evening of each month. The sales are Free, and Open to the Public. The sales usually include: antique furniture, rugs, paintings, jewelry, silver, glassware, pottery, porcelain, china, bronzes, and clocks. The sales are often highlighted with various "Collections." Click Buying for more information.

There is routinely an early-preview the night before the auction from 6:00 to 9:00pm. And the preview continues at 3:00pm the day of the sale. Customers are also allowed to inspect while the sale is in progress. The auctions are conducted at the Elks Lodge, 375 Old Post Road, Edison, NJ. Public transportation is available. Click Contact Us for more information.

January 1st, 2004

Estate Treasures Auction

Sale contents added to February 5th Estate Treasures Auction.

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February, 5th, 2004
Important N. Y. City
Collector's Estate

To Be Sold At Auction!
Thursday, February 5th, 6:30 pm
Previews: Wednesday, February 4th, 6:00-9:00pm
       Thursday, February 5th, 3:00pm
Elks Lodge, 375 Old Post Road, Edison, NJ

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  • Heavily Carved Oak Refectory Dining Room;
  • Six Ball and Claw Mahogany Chairs;
  • Nymphenburg; 18" E Hebert Ste Bronze;
  • Porpoise-Carved Oak China (Original Finish);
  • Collection of Marble-Top and Dragon-Carved Furniture;
  • Sterling Flatware, Coffee Sets, and Servers by Tiffany, Buccellati, and Others;
  • Marble-Top French Vitrine;
  • Stickley Desk;
  • Paintings by Listed Artists;
  • Platinum, Diamond,
  • Gold Estate Jewelry and Watches;
  • 24" Murano Sculpture;
  • Royal Vienna;
  • KPM;
  • Limoges;
  • Minton;
  • Bronze Figures, Candelabra, Clocks;
  • Olympia Music Box with Discs;
  • Longman Marble Bust;
  • Antique Barometers;
  • Ivory Figures, Netukes;
  • Cloisonne;
  • Orientalia;
  • 30" Jeweled Chandelier;
  • and Many Surprises!


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March 4th, 2004

Estate Treasures Auction

Sale contents added to April 1st Estate Treasures Auction.

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April, 1st, 2004
Important Decoys,
Paintings & More!

Will Be Sold At Auction!
Thursday, April 1st, 5:00 pm
Previews: Wednesday, March 31st, 6:00-9:00pm
       Thursday, April 1st, 3:00pm; or By Appointment
Elks Lodge, 375 Old Post Road, Edison, NJ

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5:00pm
Hummel Collection
Private Collection of Over 150 Hummels.
Many Full Bees, Including Nativity Set!

Please Read the Following Before Bidding:
Bidding on any item at this auction will validate that you have read; understand; and agree to be bound by our Terms of Sale. We have made every effort to acccurately describe the identity and condition of the following items. Ultimately, they are being sold As Is, Where Is, and the responsibility rests with You the Buyer. All sales are Final. And we do not take Returns; make Exchanges; or give Refunds. If You have any Questions, please ask the Staff. There is No Smoking in the Auction House. You are welcome to pay by Cash or Approved Check. There is a 15% Buyer's Premium. Sales Tax will be collected unless You have a valid Exemption Certificate. Shipping and Delivery is available at an additional charge. And we do charge $25.00 for Returned Checks. Other than that, Have A Great Time!

  1. The Artist, Hum #304, TMK #5, 5"
  2. Goose Girl, Hum #47, TMK #5, 7", as is
  3. Little Cellist, Hum #89, TMK #3, 7"
  4. Little Pharmacist, Hum #322, TMK #5, 5"
  5. Serenade, Hum #85, TMK #3, 6 5/8"
  6. Crossroads, Hum #331, TMK #5, 6"
  7. Retreat to Safety, Hum #201, TMK #2, 5 3/4"
  8. Blessed Event, Hum #333, TMK #5, 5"
  9. Holy Child, Hum #70, TMK #2, 7", as is
  10. Stitch in Time, Hum #255, TMK #5, 6"
  11. Brother, Hum #95, TMK #2, 5 3/4"
  12. Little Scholar, Hum #80, TMK #6, 5"
  13. Doll Bath, Hum #319, TMK #5, 5"
  14. Favorite Pet, Hum #361, TMK #5, 4"
  15. A Letter to Santa, Hum #340, TMK #5, 7", as is
  16. Easter Greeting, Hum #378, TMK #5, 5"
  17. Flower Vender, Hum #381, TMK #6, 5"
  18. For Father, Hum #87, TMK #5, 5"
  19. Friends, Hum #136, TMK #5, 11", as is
  20. Globe Trotter, Hum #79, TMK #2, 5", as is
  21. Happy Birthday, Hum #176, TMK #5, 5"
  22. Harmony in Four Parts, #471, TMK #6, 9 3/4"
  23. Home From Market, Hum #198, TMK #2, 6"
  24. Kiss Me, Hum #311, TMK #5, 6"
  25. Latest News (Old), Hum #184, TMK #2, 5"
  26. Little Goat Herder, Hum #200, TMK #2, 5"
  27. Little Tailor, Hum #308, TMK #5, 5"
  28. Postman, Hum #119, TMK #5, 5"
  29. Ride Into Christmas, Hum #396, TMK #5, 5 3/4"
  30. Run-A-Way, Hum #327, TMK #5, 5"
  31. Skier, Hum #59, TMK #5, 5"
  32. Telling Her A Secret, Hum #196, TMK #4, 5"
  33. We Wish You The Best, Hum #600, TMK #6, 8"
  34. Virgin Mary, Hum #214/A, TMK #2, 7"
  35. Infant Jesus, Hum #214/A, TMK #2, 3" long
  36. Joseph, Hum #214/B, TMK #2, 7"
  37. Angel Standing, Hum #214/C, TMK #5, 3"
  38. Shepard Standing with Sheep, #214/F, #2, 7"
  39. Shepard Boy Kneeling, Hum #214/G, TMK #2, 5"
  40. Donkey, Hum #214/J, TMK #2, 5"
  41. Ox/Cow, Hum #214/K, TMK #2, 6" Long
  42. Moorish King, Hum #214/L, TMK #2, 8"
  43. King (Kneeling), Hum #214/M, TMK #2, 5"
  44. King (Cash Box), Hum #214/N, TMK #2, 5"
  45. Lamb (New), Hum #214/O, TMK #2, 2" Long
  46. Stable
  47. Standing Camel (Color), Hum #HX306/0, 8", as is
  48. Guiding Light, Hum #357, TMK #6, 2"
  49. Shiny Light, Hum #358, TMK #6, 2 3/4"
  50. Call to Worship, Hum #441, TMK #6, 13"
  51. Culprits, Tablelamp, Hum #44A, TMK #5
  52. Out of Danger Tablelamp, Hum #52, TMK #4
  53. Stormy Weather, Hum #71, TMK #5, 6"
  54. The Mail is Here, Hum #226, TMK #6, 6"
  55. Hear Ye, Hear Ye, Hum #15, TMK #2, 6", as is
  56. Little Band on Base, Hum #392, TMK #5
  57. Sweet Music, Hum #186, TMK #2, 5"
  58. Accordion Boy, Hum #185, TMK #5, 5"
  59. Serenade, Hum #85, TMK #5, 5", as is
  60. Soloist, Hum #135, TMK #5, 4"
  61. Little Fiddler, Hum #4, TMK #5, 5"
  62. Band Leader, Hum #129, TMK #2, 5 3/4"
  63. Street Singer, Hum #131, TMK #5, 5"
  64. The Little Architect, Hum #410, TMK #6 (Box)
  65. Art Critic, Hum #318, TMK #6, (Sgn/Box)
  66. Happy Days, Hum #150, TMK #5, 6", (Box)
  67. Storybook Time, Hum #458, TMK #6, (Box)
  68. Carnival, Hum #328, TMK #5, 5 3/4"
  69. Autumn Harvest, Hum #355, TMK #5, 4 3/4"
  70. Village Boy, Hum #51, TMK #4, 5"
  71. For Mother, Hum #257, TMK #4, 5", as is
  72. Jubilee, Hum #416, TMK #6, (Box)
  73. Baking Day, Hum #330, TMK #6, 5", (Box)
  74. The Surprise, Hum #431, TMK #6, (Box)
  75. Puppy Love, Hum #1, TMK #5, (Box)
  1. An Apple A Day, Hum #403, TMK #6, (Box)
  2. Is It Raining?, Hum #420, TMK #5, (Box)
  3. Smiling Through, Hum #408, TMK #6, (Box)
  4. Birthday Candle, Hum #440, TMK #5, (Box)
  5. Morning Concert, Hum #447, TMK #5, (Box)
  6. Hello World, Hum #429, TMK #6, (Box)
  7. I Bought You A Gift, Hum #479, TMK #6, (Box)
  8. Bath Time, Hum #412, TMK #5, (Box)
  9. The Professor, Hum #320, TMK #6, (Box)
  10. The Tuba Player, Hum #437, TMK #6, (Box)
  11. The Kindergartner, Hum #467, TMK #6, (Box)
  12. Meditation, Hum #13, TMK #5, 5"
  13. Globe Trotter, Hum #79, TMK #5, (Box)
  14. Christmas Angel, Hum #301, TMK #5, (Box)
  15. Sleep Tight, Hum #424, TMK #6, (Box)
  16. I'm Carefree, Hum #633, TMK #6, (Sgn/Box)
  17. What's New, Hum #418, TMK #6, (Box)
  18. Art Critic, Hum #318, TMK #6, 5", (Box)
  19. A Sweet Offering, Hum #549, TMK #7, (Box)
  20. I Wonder, Hum #486, TMK #6, (Box)
  21. Forever Yours, Hum #793, TMK #7, (Box)
  22. For Keeps, Hum #630, TMK #7, (Box)
  23. Nature's Gift, Hum #729, TMK # 7, (Box)
  24. Hello, Hum #124, TMK #6, 6"
  25. Timid Little Sister, Hum #394, TMK #6
  26. Bust of Sister M. I. Hummel, HU3, TMK5, (Box)
  27. Coffee Break, Hum #409, TMK #6, 4" (Box)
  28. The Botanist, Hum #351, TMK #6, 4"
  29. Farewell, Hum #65, TMK #6, 4 3/4"
  30. Barnyard Hero, Hum #195, TMK #5, 5 3/4"
  31. Thoughtful, Hum #415, TMK #6, 4"
  32. Valentine Gift, Hum #387, TMK #5, (Box)
  33. Daisies Don't Tell, Hum #380, TMK #6, (Box)
  34. Mountaineer, Hum #315, TMK #6, 5"
  35. Begging His Share, Hum #9, TMK #6, 5"
  36. What Now?, Hum #422, TMK #6, 5" (Box)
  37. Valentine Joy, Hum #399, TMK #6, (Box)
  38. Lucky Fellow, Hum #560, TMK #7, (Box)
  39. Doll Mother, Hum #67, TMK #5, 4"
  40. To Market, Hum #49, TMK #5, 5"
  41. On Secret Path, Hum #386, TMK #5, 5"
  42. Ride Into Christmas, Hum #396, TMK #5, 6"
  43. Homeward Bound, Hum #334, TMK #5, 5"
  44. Apple Tree Boy, Hum #142, TMK #5, 5 3/4"
  45. Apple Tree Girl, Hum #141, TMK #5, 6"
  46. Big Housecleaning, Hum #363, TMK #6, 4"
  47. Wash Day, Hum #321, TMK #5, 5 3/4"
  48. Feeding Time, Hum #199, TMK #5, 4 3/4"
  49. The Builder, Hum #305, TMK #5, 5"
  50. Chimney Sweep, Hum #12, TMK #5, 5 3/4"
  51. Happy Days, Hum #150, TMK #5, 6"
  52. Wayside Devotion, Hum #28, TMK #2, 7"
  53. Auf Wiedersehen, Hum #153, TMK #5, 5"
  54. Little Thrifty Bank, Hum #118, TMK #5, 5"
  55. Little Goat Herder, Hum #200, TMK #2, 5 3/4"
  56. It's Cold, Hum #421, TMK #5, 5" (Box)
  57. Merry Wanderer, Hum #7, TMK #5, 6'
  58. School Boy, Hum #82II, TMK #5, 8"
  59. Village Boy, Hum #51, TMK #5, 7"
  60. Signs of Spring, Hum #203, TMK #2, 5"
  61. Star Gazer, Hum #132, TMK #5, 5"
  62. Mother's Darling, Hum #175, TMK #5, 5 3/4"
  63. Shepard's Boy, Hum #64, TMK #2, 6"
  64. Waiter, Hum #154, TMK #5, 6"
  65. Volunteers, Hum #50, TMK #5, 5"
  66. Cinderella, Hum #337, TMK #5, 4"
  67. Sensitive Hunter, Hum #6, TMK #2, 5", as is
  68. 2 Hands, 1 Treat, Hum #493, TMK #7, (Box)
  69. Playmates, Hum #61A, TMK #2, plus Chickgirl, Hum #61B, TMK #2, (boy's hat as is)
  70. For Father, Hum #87, TMK #2, as is
  71. March Winds, Hum #43, TMK #2, as is
  72. Sister, Hum #98, TMK #2, as is
  73. Mother Darling, Hum #175, TMK #2, as is
  74. Merry Wanderer, Hum #7, TMK #2, as is
6:30pm

Furniture: Twelve Antique Windsors; Two Early Tilt-Top Stands; Three Period Drop-Leaf Stands; Classical Sofa; Federal Double-Pedestal Table with Leaves; Heavily Carved Victorian Blanket Chest; Carved Victorian Parlor Sets, Bedroom Furniture, Wardrobe; Eagle Carved Wingback; Plantation Desk; Hall Stands; 8' Figured Mahogany Two-Piece Baker Breakfront; Banded Mahogany Dining Room; Decorated Hitchcock Bedroom; Wild Cherry Henkel Harris Bedroom; Custom Mahogany; Oak; and More!

Other Nice Things: 8' x 11' Sarouk; Paintings by Gladstone, Hulings, Harvey, Reece, LuBeck, Blish, Weber, Small, Gasser, Schimmel, and Others; Engravings; Platinum, Diamond, Gold Estate Jewelry; Tiffany Sterling Coffee and Tea Service with Footed Tray; Dragon-Motif Silver Tea Set; Decoys Signed Crowell, Schmidt, Harris, McNair; Duck Stamps; Roseville Jar and Ped; Newcomb Pottery Vase; Weight Driven, Wood, and Atmos Clocks; Scenic Eight-Panel Tablelamp; Lustres; Chandeliers; Carved Ivory; Royal Vienna; Limoges; Amphora; Doultons; LLadros; Eskimo Collectibles; and Much More!

Late Arrivals: The advertisement You are reading is written weeks in advance of our Auction. Estate Treasures are found in homes everyday that will also be sold in our April 1st Sale. Some examples: Very Heavily Lion-Carved Bar; 19th C. Booth's "Frezian" Dinnerware Set; 19th C. French Barometer; Clifton Art Pottery Vase; Griffin Carved Mahogany Settee; Tiffany Jewelry; Dragon-Motif Silver Tea Set; and Much More!


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May 6th, 2004

Estate Treasures Auction

Sale contents added to June 3rd Estate Treasures Auction.

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June 3rd, 2004
Antique Dolls,
Doll Houses & Much More!

Will Be Sold At Auction!
Thursday, June 3rd, 5:00 pm
Previews: Wednesday, June 2nd, 6:00-9:00pm
       Thursday, June 3rd, 3:00pm
Elks Lodge, 375 Old Post Road, Edison, NJ

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Furniture: 19th C. Heavily Tracery-Carved Two-Piece Oak Cupboard; French Marble-Top Commode; Nouveau Cast-Iron Fire-Backs; Bird-Carved Sofa; Oak Bowed China; Six Paw-Foot Oak Chairs; Two-Piece Bubble-Glass Mahogany Breakfront; Mahogany Dining Room with Bowed Doors; Heavily Inlaid Bedroom; Kittinger Desk; and More!

Other Nice Things: Diamond and Gold Estate Jewelry and Watches Including Rolex; Royal Doultons; Collection of 1920's French Beaded Bags; Textiiles, Quilts, Flapper Beaded Dress; Documented Ertes'; Paintings and Prints by Listed Artists; Silver; R. Lalique Bowl; Collection of Studio Art Glass; Six-Panel Reverse-Painted Tablelamp; Weller; Boch Freres Tablelamp; Collection of Japanese Blue and White, Canton; Collection of Hummel Figurines and Plates; Collection of Royal Bonn and Portrait Porcelain; Shelley; Dolls by Heinrich Handwerck, J.D.K., Greiner, Rosie O'Neil; Barbies; Doll Houses; Art Deco Bronze Group; Tiffany Bronze Tray; 14" Seth Thomas with Sonora Chime; Collection of Post Cards, Scrapbooks; Maxfield Parrish; Blue Decorated Stoneware; Cast-Iron Doorstops, Banks; Turtle Spitoon; Marble-Top Oak Scale; "Atlantic Indians" Blanket; Photo of 1920's "Black" Baseball Team; Shaker-Meeting-House Doll House; and More!

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July 1st, 2004

Estate Treasures Auction

Sale contents added to Setember 2nd Estate Treasures Auction.

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August 5th, 2004

Estate Treasures Auction

Sale contents added to Septenber 2ndd Estate Treasures Auction.

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September 2nd, 2004
Former U.S. Ambassador
Estate Treasures Auction

Thursday, September 2nd, 6:30 pm
Previews: Wednesday, September 1st, 6:00-9:00pm
       Thursday, September 2nd, 3:00pm
Elks Lodge, 375 Old Post Road, Edison, NJ

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Furniture: Period Empire Canopy Poster-Bed; C. 1900 Oak Desk Presented by Mayor Doremus, Newark, NJ; Carved Victorian Pier Mirror with Putti; Carved Victorian Armoiere; T.O.C. B/C Mahogany Sideboard with Mirrowed Splash; Oak Paw-Foot China Cabinets; Carved Oak Mantlepiece with Columns and Mirror; Chippendale-Style Banded-Mahogany Dining Room; Carved Mahogany/Walnut Bedrooms; Desks; Bookcases; Carved Upholstered Furniture, And More!

Other Nice Things: Private Collection of 25 Sets of Lionel Trains/Accessories Sold Without Reserve! Tuckerton, NJ RR Train Memorabilia; Reverse Painted Boudior Lamp; Jacquard Coverlet Dtd 1832; Persian Carpet; 4' x 6' Framed Mural Depicting Colonial Scene with River Boat; 19th C. Signed Maritime Oil on Canvas; Platinum, Diamond, Gold Jewelry, Wife of Former U.S. Ambassador; Russian Candlesticks; Chantilly, Old Masters, Repoussee Flatware/Servers; Double Student Lamp (Not Electrified); Impressed Mark Lenox Portrait Plates; and Contents of Orange, Virginia Estate Being Packed As We Go to Press!


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October 7th, 2004

Estate Treasures Auction

Sale contents added to December 2nd Estate Treasures Auction.

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November 4th, 2004

Estate Treasures Auction

Sale contents added to December 2nd Estate Treasures Auction.

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December 2nd, 2004
Estate of Nyack, NY
Antiques Dealer
Will be sold at Auction!

Thursday, December 2nd, 6:30 pm
Previews: Wednesday, December 1st, 6:00-9:00pm
       Thursday, December 2nd, 3:00pm
Elks Lodge, 375 Old Post Road, Edison, NJ

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Collections of: Phonographs, Violins, Gold & Silver, Portrait Jewelry Caskets, Beaded Bags, Antique Children's Furniture, and More!

Antique: 19th C. Mask-Carved, Inlaid Marble-Top Commode

Modern: Signed Paul McCobb Marble-Top Console

Paintings: J. MacGilchrist, Thomas Lochlan Smith, Burliuk, Rattner, Soyer, Knaths, Steffan, Chagal?

Furniture: Portrait Decorated Standing Humidor on Frame Signed Alfred Dunhill; 19thC. Transitional Secretary Bookcase; Two Carved Victorian Pedestal Tables; Profusely Carved Nouveau Stand; French Paint-Decorated Bombay Bedroom; Banded Mahogany; Porcelain Barber Chair with Child's Seat Signed E. Berninghaus Co.; "Modern" Including: Lighting, Heywood Wakefield, Parsons, Woodard, Eames, Thonet, Grundig, and More!

Other Nice Things: Platinum, Diamond, Gold, Bakelite, Silver, Costume Estate Jewelry; Sterling by Wallace, Tiffany, Durgin, BBB, Whiting, Gorham, Dresser Bottles; Steuben Animals; Perfume Bottles; Victorian-Bride's Mirrored-Pin-Cushion- Chair Used to Hold Wedding Jewelry Under Dome; 18" Roseville Floor Vase (56 18); Limoges, Szolnay, Goldscheider, Wallendorf; Majolica; Redware; Spatterware; Heintz #4108; Carved African Masks; 48" Sailing Pond-Boat; Phonographs, Horns, and Cabinets by Brunswick, Columbia, Edison, Victor, Trumpetone, Amberola; Brass National Model #93 Cash Register; Oak Cash Register Signed The McGaskey Register Co.; Metal Singer Sewing Machine Calendar; B.O. Toys; Dolls; and More!


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