The George Cross Collection

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Showtime Auction Services presents an important Live Auction featuring the Collection of George Cross, Orange, California. Mr. Cross passed away in January and everything in this auction is from his collection. To order a full color 188 pg. catalog please call (316) 721-5236. It will include Rare and Unusual items of very high quality from these categories: Country Store, General Store, Gold Rush, Western, Petroliana, Automobilia, Veterinary, Signs, Trays, Tins, Clocks, Old Store Product, Store Displays, Coin-Op, Gambling, Trade Stimulators, Saloon, Soda Fountain, Drug Store, Apothecary, Salesman Samples, Toys, Banks, Showcases, Safes, Padlocks, Ribbon Cabinets, Spool Cabinets, Dye Cabinets, Coffee Grinders, Cash Registers, Scales and Much, Much more. It is safe to say that this is one of the finest collections of Antiques and Collectibles with regard to Quality and Rarity ever offered for sale. Many of the signs in this auction are one of less than 5 that exist and nearly all of them are Mint or Near Mint.
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Jolly Tar, Pastime Clock1201 - Jolly Tar, Pastime Clock
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Jolly Tar, Pastime Clock, Edw. P. Baird and Co. Mfg. Compliments of John Finzer and Bros. Tobacco Mfg., Louisville, KY. Excellent original condition.
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 1,000.00 - 2,000.00
Sold to floor for (2,000.00 + 400.00) x 1 = 2,400.00
 
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J. Batory Jewelers Clock1202 - J. Batory Jewelers Clock
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J. Batory jewelers clock in wood case. Worked when we photographed it. Excellent original condition. 14 1/4 X 35 1/2 inches.
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 300.00 - 750.00
Sold to floor for (500.00 + 100.00) x 1 = 600.00
 
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Calumet Baking Powder Clock1203 - Calumet Baking Powder Clock
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Calumet Baking powder clock, oak cabinet. Minor stain around key hole on face otherwise excellent condition. 18 X 38 inches.
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 300.00 - 1,000.00
Sold to floor for (900.00 + 180.00) x 1 = 1,080.00
 
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Bradley and Hubbard Kerosene Lamp1204 - Bradley and Hubbard Kerosene Lamp
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Bradley and Hubbard Kerosene Lamp, patented 1896. Excellent original condition, contemporary shade. 7 X 19 X 7 inches.
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Estimates : 200.00 - 500.00
Sold to floor for (550.00 + 110.00) x 1 = 660.00
 
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Double Angle Ceiling Lamp1205 - Double Angle Ceiling Lamp
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Double Angle Ceiling Lamp. Excellent Condition.
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Estimates : 200.00 - 500.00
Sold to floor for (300.00 + 60.00) x 1 = 360.00
 
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Brass Saloon Ceiling Lamp1206 - Brass Saloon Ceiling Lamp
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Brass Saloon Ceiling Lamp. Excellent original condition. 40 inches tall.
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Estimates : 200.00 - 1,000.00
Sold to floor for (400.00 + 80.00) x 1 = 480.00
 
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Hobnail and Milk Glass Parlor Hanging Lamp1207 - Hobnail and Milk Glass Parlor Hanging Lamp
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Parlor hanging lamp, with yellow hobnail and yellow and milk glass shades. Excellent all original condition. Shade 13 inch diameter X 38 inches tall.
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Estimates : 500.00 - 1,000.00
Sold to baldy49 for (1,100.00 + 220.00) x 1 = 1,320.00
 
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Bavarian Chandelier1208 - Bavarian Chandelier
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A wonderful Bavarian Chandelier with carved wood figure and deer antlers. Wired, works and ready to hang. Approx. 35 inches long.
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Estimates : 2,000.00 - 5,000.00
Sold to floor for (800.00 + 160.00) x 1 = 960.00
 
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United States Fives Cigars Baird Clock1209 - United States Fives Cigars Baird Clock
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United States Fives Cigars, Baird Clock, S. Hernsheim Bros. and Co., New Orleans, LA. Some normal wear and staining otherwise very good original condi
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Estimates : 1,000.00 - 3,000.00
Sold to floor for (5,250.00 + 1,050.00) x 1 = 6,300.00
 
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Country Store Ceiling Lamp1210 - Country Store Ceiling Lamp
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Country Store Ceiling Lamp number 3 Mfg. by Banner with nickel plated brass reservoir and tin shade. Excellent original condition. 34 inches tall X 20
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Estimates : 300.00 - 1,000.00
Sold to floor for (500.00 + 100.00) x 1 = 600.00
 
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Country Store Ceiling Lamp1211 - Country Store Ceiling Lamp
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Country Store Ceiling Lamp, number 3 Mfg. by Banner with brass reservoir and tin shade. Excellent original condition. 34 tall X 20 inch diameter.
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Estimates : 300.00 - 1,000.00
Sold to floor for (450.00 + 90.00) x 1 = 540.00
 
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Country Store Ceiling Lamp1212 - Country Store Ceiling Lamp
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Country Store Ceiling Lamp number 3 Mfg. by Banner with ornate copper counter weight. Excellent condition. 45 inches tall X 20 inched diameter.
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Estimates : 300.00 - 1,000.00
Sold to floor for (600.00 + 120.00) x 1 = 720.00
 
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Rare Marlin Firearms Company Paper Sign1213 - Rare Marlin Firearms Company Paper Sign
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Extremely Rare Marlin Firearms Co. paper sign, New Haven, Conn. Depicting cowboy in wooly chaps hunting elk. Original bands top and bottom. Framed und
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Estimates : 3,000.00 - 10,000.00
Sold to floor for (8,000.00 + 1,600.00) x 1 = 9,600.00
 
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Winchester Tin Flange Sign1214 - Winchester Tin Flange Sign
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Winchester tin flange sign. Depicts the Winchester factory, two sided. Near mint condition. 18 X 13 1/2 inches.
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Estimates : 500.00 - 2,000.00
Sold to floor for (4,250.00 + 850.00) x 1 = 5,100.00
 
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The National Detective Bureau Tin Sign1215 - The National Detective Bureau Tin Sign
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The National Detective Bureau Embossed tin sign. Excellent condition. 3 1/4 X 6 inches.
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Estimates : 200.00 - 500.00
Sold to floor for (225.00 + 45.00) x 1 = 270.00
 
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Winchester Letter Opener, rifle shaped1216 - Winchester Letter Opener, rifle shaped
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Winchester Letter Opener in the shape of a lever action rifle. Nickel plated brass with most of nickel worn off. 9 inches long.
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 50.00 - 200.00
Sold to floor for (350.00 + 70.00) x 1 = 420.00
 
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Winchester Letter Opener, feather shaped1217 - Winchester Letter Opener, feather shaped
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Winchester Letter Opener in the shape of a feather. Brass, excellent condition. 7 1/2 inches long.
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 50.00 - 200.00
Sold to floor for (325.00 + 65.00) x 1 = 390.00
 
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Cigar Tip Cutter, Arrowhead1218 - Cigar Tip Cutter, Arrowhead
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Cigar Tip Cutter Sterling Silver with Indian Arrowhead. Excellent condition. 5 inches.
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 200.00 - 500.00
Sold to floor for (800.00 + 160.00) x 1 = 960.00
 
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Game Fine Cut Tobacco Store Tin1219 - Game Fine Cut Tobacco Store Tin
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Game Fine Cut Tobacco Store Tin. Jno. J. Bagley Co., Detroit, MI. Excellent condition. 11 1/2 X 7 1/2 X 8 inches.
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 500.00 - 1,000.00
Sold to floor for (3,250.00 + 650.00) x 1 = 3,900.00
 
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Forest and Stream Tobacco Pocket Tin1220 - Forest and Stream Tobacco Pocket Tin
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Forest and Stream Tobacco Pocket tin. Small half inch scratch on one side otherwise excellent condition. 3 X 4 1/2 inches.
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 300.00 - 750.00
Sold to floor for (750.00 + 150.00) x 1 = 900.00
 
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Antler Handled Silver Plate Cigar Tip Cutter1221 - Antler Handled Silver Plate Cigar Tip Cutter
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Antler Handled, Silver Plate Cigar Tip Cutter. Depicting fox with duck in mouth, glass eyes. Excellent condition. 7 inches long.
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 200.00 - 500.00
Sold to floor for (1,700.00 + 340.00) x 1 = 2,040.00
 
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Peters Shells and Cartridges Pin Back1222 - Peters Shells and Cartridges Pin Back
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Celluloid Pinback advertising Shoot Peters Shells and Cartridges trade mark. Excellent condition. 7/8 inch diameter.
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Sold to floor for (80.00 + 16.00) x 1 = 96.00
 
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Peters Steel Celluloid Pin Back1223 - Peters Steel Celluloid Pin Back
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Celluloid Pinback advertising Peters Steel where Steel belongs. Excellent condition. 7/8 inch diameter.
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Sold to floor for (100.00 + 20.00) x 1 = 120.00
 
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Peters Referee number 12 Celluloid Pin Back1224 - Peters Referee number 12 Celluloid Pin Back
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Celluloid Pinback advertising Peters Referee number 12, depicting a Shot Shell. Excellent condition. 7/8 inch diameter.
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Sold to floor for (100.00 + 20.00) x 1 = 120.00
 
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Peters number 12 Target Celluloid Pin Back1225 - Peters number 12 Target Celluloid Pin Back
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Celluloid Pinback advertising Peters number 12 Target. Excellent condition. 7/8 inch diameter.
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Sold to floor for (200.00 + 40.00) x 1 = 240.00
 
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Rare Marlin Repeating Rifles Paper Sign1226 - Rare Marlin Repeating Rifles Paper Sign
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Extremely Rare Marlin Repeating Rifles and Shotguns paper sign. Depicting two men in a canoe by artist by Philip R. Goodwin. Original bands top and bo
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 3,000.00 - 10,000.00
Sold to floor for (12,500.00 + 2,500.00) x 1 = 15,000.00
 
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Brass Cigar Tip Cutter in shape of Bullet1227 - Brass Cigar Tip Cutter in shape of Bullet
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Brass Cigar Tip Cutter in shape of Bullet. Excellent condition. 2 inches tall.
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 100.00 - 300.00
Sold to floor for (80.00 + 16.00) x 1 = 96.00
 
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Hand Made Wood, Small Scale Canoe1228 - Hand Made Wood, Small Scale Canoe
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Handmade wood, small scale, Canoe. Circa 1930s from Adirondacks. Possibly a Salesmans Sample. Mint condition. 37 X 9 X 3 inches.
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 500.00 - 2,000.00
Sold to floor for (1,200.00 + 240.00) x 1 = 1,440.00
 
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Prince Albert Paper Sign1229 - Prince Albert Paper Sign
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Prince Albert paper sign, depicting Native American Chief Many Horns. Original bands top and bottom. Framed under glass in period oak frame. Excellent
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Estimates : 1,000.00 - 3,000.00
Sold to floor for (5,500.00 + 1,100.00) x 1 = 6,600.00
 
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Western Americana Porcelain Milk Pitcher1230 - Western Americana Porcelain Milk Pitcher
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Porcelain milk pitcher depicting Native American. Stamped W.H. Tatler Decoration Co. No chips or cracks, excellent condition. 8 inches tall.
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 100.00 - 300.00
Sold to mccf431 for (150.00 + 30.00) x 1 = 180.00
 
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Western Americana Porcelain Creamer1231 - Western Americana Porcelain Creamer
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Porcelain creamer, embossed and gold leafed depicting Native American. No chips or cracks, excellent condition. 5 1/2 inches tall.
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 100.00 - 300.00
Sold to floor for (200.00 + 40.00) x 1 = 240.00
 
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Teepee Shaped Tobacco Humidor1232 - Teepee Shaped Tobacco Humidor
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Rare humidor in the shape of an Indian Teepee. Excellent condition. 7 1/2 X 11X 7 inches.
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 500.00 - 1,500.00
Sold to floor for (550.00 + 110.00) x 1 = 660.00
 
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Western Americana Porcelain Miniature Tea Cup1233 - Western Americana Porcelain Miniature Tea Cup
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Porcelain miniature tea cup depicting Native American, marked Muskogee Indian Territory. Stamped crown over B.R.C. No chips or cracks, excellent condi
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 50.00 - 200.00
Sold to floor for (125.00 + 25.00) x 1 = 150.00
 
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Western Americana Cast Ink Well1234 - Western Americana Cast Ink Well
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Figural Native American cast ink well. Excellent condition. 4 inches tall.
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Sold to floor for (175.00 + 35.00) x 1 = 210.00
 
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Western Americana Pot Metal Ink Well1235 - Western Americana Pot Metal Ink Well
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Figural Native American Indian, pot metal ink well. Excellent condition. 4 inches tall.
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Sold to floor for (175.00 + 35.00) x 1 = 210.00
 
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Two Western Americana Ceramic Mugs1236 - Two Western Americana Ceramic Mugs
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Two Ceramic mugs, one by Edna Gamilde, dated 1916, stamped Bavaria. Depicting Indian Chief. No chips or cracks, excellent condition. And a Limoge, Fra
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 200.00 - 500.00
Sold to bglpv270 for (200.00 + 40.00) x 1 = 240.00
 
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Western Americana Milk Pitcher and Cup1237 - Western Americana Milk Pitcher and Cup
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Warwick pottery milk pitcher. Depicting Native American Indian. 6 1/2 inches tall. And a Cup with Native American Indian motif. Depicts a brave warrio
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 200.00 - 500.00
Sold to floor for (200.00 + 40.00) x 1 = 240.00
 
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Western Americana Lenox Porcelain Stein1238 - Western Americana Lenox Porcelain Stein
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Porcelain Stein with tin lid. Stamped Lenox. Depicting Native American Chief. No chips or cracks, excellent condition. 7 1/2 inches tall including lid
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 100.00 - 300.00
Sold to bglpv270 for (400.00 + 80.00) x 1 = 480.00
 
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Anheuser-Busch Custers Last Fight Sign1239 - Anheuser-Busch Custers Last Fight Sign
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Anheuser-Busch, St. Louis, MO. Entitled Custers Last Fight. Framed under glass, excellent condition. 42 X 31 1/4 inches overall.
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 500.00 - 2,000.00
Sold to floor for (1,250.00 + 250.00) x 1 = 1,500.00
 
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Skookum Native American Doll1240 - Skookum Native American Doll
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Skookum Native American Doll, number 4052 named Bully Good. Chief in full head dress. NOS in original box. 16 inches tall with head dress.
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 300.00 - 1,000.00
Sold to floor for (275.00 + 55.00) x 1 = 330.00
 
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Skookums Indian Chief Store Display1241 - Skookums Indian Chief Store Display
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Skookums Indian chief store display. Excellent condition. 35 inches tall
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 500.00 - 2,000.00
Sold to floor for (1,600.00 + 320.00) x 1 = 1,920.00
 
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Western Americana Porcelain Pitcher1242 - Western Americana Porcelain Pitcher
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Porcelain pitcher depicting Native American. W. H. Tatler Decorating Co. Some normal crazing on bottom, no chips or cracks. Excellent condition. 12 1/
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 200.00 - 500.00
Sold to floor for (275.00 + 55.00) x 1 = 330.00
 
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Murad Turkish Cigarettes Porcelain Sign1243 - Murad Turkish Cigarettes Porcelain Sign
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Very Rare Murad Turkish Cigarettes Porcelain, two sided flange sign. Tiny chip on one side otherwise, near mint condition. 12 1/2 X 20 inches.
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 2,000.00 - 7,500.00
Sold to floor for (9,500.00 + 1,900.00) x 1 = 11,400.00
 
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Recruit Little Cigars Porcelain Door Push1244 - Recruit Little Cigars Porcelain Door Push
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Recruit Little Cigars Porcelain Door Push. Mint condition. 4 X 8 1/2 inches.
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 300.00 - 1,000.00
Sold to floor for (2,500.00 + 500.00) x 1 = 3,000.00
 
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Yellow Cab Cigars Embossed Tin Sign1245 - Yellow Cab Cigars Embossed Tin Sign
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Yellow Cab Cigars Embossed Tin Sign, framed under glass. Mint condition. 20 X 7 inches image only.
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 500.00 - 1,000.00
Sold to floor for (1,000.00 + 200.00) x 1 = 1,200.00
 
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Eisenlohrs Cinco Five Cent Cigars Tin Sign1246 - Eisenlohrs Cinco Five Cent Cigars Tin Sign
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Eisenlohrs Cinco Five Cent Cigars embossed tin sign. Excellent condition. 28 X 5 inches.
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 200.00 - 500.00
Sold to floor for (250.00 + 50.00) x 1 = 300.00
 
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Cinco Cigars Embossed Porcelain Sign1247 - Cinco Cigars Embossed Porcelain Sign
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Cinco Cigars Embossed Porcelain Sign. Mfg. by Ingram-Richardson Manufacturing Co., Beaver Falls, PA. Mint condition. 36 X 12 inches.
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 200.00 - 500.00
Sold to floor for (450.00 + 90.00) x 1 = 540.00
 
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Copenhagen Chewing Tobacco Porcelain Sign1248 - Copenhagen Chewing Tobacco Porcelain Sign
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Copenhagen Chewing Tobacco Porcelain Sign. Mint condition. 22 3/4 X 5 3/4 inches.
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 100.00 - 300.00
Sold to floor for (175.00 + 35.00) x 1 = 210.00
 
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Repeater Smoking Tobacco Tin1249 - Repeater Smoking Tobacco Tin
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Repeater Smoking tobacco tin. Excellent original condition. 6 1/2 X 4 X 2 inches.
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 100.00 - 300.00
Sold to floor for (175.00 + 35.00) x 1 = 210.00
 
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Abbey Ten Cent Cigar Porcelain Sign1250 - Abbey Ten Cent Cigar Porcelain Sign
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Abbey Ten Cent Cigar Embossed Porcelain Sign. Mint condition 18 X 3 inches.
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 200.00 - 500.00
Sold to floor for (600.00 + 120.00) x 1 = 720.00
 
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