Two day ON SITE AUCTION|
The Collection of Dr. Alfred M. and Maureen Donovan
Main Street – Lynnfield, MA
and Sunday, September 13th and 14th @ 10 AM
This Historic home
and land has been recently purchased
by the Town of Lynnfield to be preserved. The Trustees have
hired our firm to sell the
entire contents of the house,safe deposit boxes, carriage house and
barn. There will be something for
everyone to match your individual style and taste!
the large quantities of items many
will be grouped together
and sold in large lots. It will take two days to liquidate the contents with devoted sessions throughout
SATURDAY AT 10 A.M.
for Saturday items ONLY beginning at 8 a.m. auction day and will continue
throughout the day.
There will be NO PREVIEW for Sunday’s sale on Saturday.
Centre Farm is Lynnfield’s most well-known historic
With over 5,000 sq feet of living space this home
the personal collection of Dr. and
The auction will feature rare medical instruments and devices including items pertaining to Oliver Wendell
Americana, primitives, rugs, porcelain collection,
antique cars, horse drawn vehicle, furniture, glass, china, jewelry, coins,
Shaker rockers, American prints and paintings including oil on canvas Castle
Island, Boston Harbor, by S.T. Hodgdon, signed and dated 1862, Ship Mercury of
Boston, oriental carpets, crocks, signed Babe Ruth baseball, early child chairs
and toys, Wedgewood, Jasperware, Beleek, paper, stereo views, postcards, ephemera,
mission furniture, canes and walking sticks.
COLLECTION WILL START AT APPROX 3:30 P.M.
Wonderful selection of over 200 lots of estate jewelry. Found in the Safe Deposit Boxes are hundreds
of pieces of fine jewelry. Everything
from rings, bracelets, necklaces, watches, pins, diamonds, rubies, etc. Many antique
and period style pieces. The sale will
feature a 3.33 ct solitaire diamond ring (GIA certified)
A RARE 18TH C WALNUT SECRETARY DESK
Recently discovered on the Antiques Roadshow. Crafted by noted cabinet maker William Seay, North Carolina School. Sold through the antiques wing of The Boston Jordan Marsh department store during the 1970’s. Purchased by Dr. Donovan and his wife, the desk had been in the collection of Kenneth Roberts, a well-known author from Maine.
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CLICK HERE FOR ANTIQUE ROAD SHOW SEGMENT
13 3/4" X 17"-Gouache with some pastel
Condition: Surface wear, overall even amount of abrasions
3.3 DIAMOND SOLITAIRE RING
CLICK HERE FOR GIA CERTIFICATION
SUNDAY IS A DISCOVERY AUCTION STARTING AT 10 A.M.
Preview at 8 a.m.
The carriage house and barn is full,
we are still unpacking and discovering new
items every day!
ANTIQUE VEHICLES TO BE SOLD AT APPROX 11 AM.
MEDICAL COLLECTION AND OBJECTS WILL BE SOLD
AT 2 P.M.
Coffee and donuts will be available in the a.m. Free pizza served at lunch. Also for your convenience located directly across the street is Centre Court Pizzeria. Click here for a sample of their menu.
PLENTY OF PARKING. CLICK HERE FOR AREA MAP
Absentee and Phone Bidding available only.
There will be no on-line bidding.
FOR MORE INFO and PHOTOS
us at firstname.lastname@example.org
-MA LIC#: 770- NH# 2182-ME# 840-FL#
2662 – 17% Buyer’s Premium-
Terms: Visa, MC, Disc, 2% Disc Cash or
Check w/ Proper ID – 6.25% MA Sales Tax
IF YOUR PLANNING ON STAYING OVERNITE PLEASE SEE LIST OF HOTELS NEAR LYNNFIELD