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LYNNFIELD, MA ESTATE AUCTION

Saturday September 13 and
Sunday September 14, 2014
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                                Two day ON SITE AUCTION


Antiques and  Furnishings


The Collection of Dr. Alfred M. and Maureen Donovan    


Centre Farm


567 Main Street – Lynnfield, MA

Saturday 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!

Due to 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 both days.

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ANTIQUES AND FURNISHINGS


 SATURDAY AT 10 A.M.


PREVIEW 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 property. 


With over 5,000 sq feet of living space this home

amassed the personal collection of Dr. and Mrs. Donovan.

The auction will feature rare medical instruments and devices including items pertaining to Oliver Wendell Holmes,

Americana, primitives, rugs, porcelain collection,

several 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.


JEWELRY 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.  

Est. $50,000-$70,000

-SEE PHOTO GALLERY FOR DETAILED IMAGES-

CLICK HERE FOR ANTIQUE ROAD SHOW SEGMENT

SHIP MERCURY

13 3/4" X 17"-Gouache with some pastel

Condition: Surface wear, overall even amount of abrasions

                                                Est. $3,000-$5,000

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 3.3 DIAMOND SOLITAIRE RING

CLICK HERE FOR GIA CERTIFICATION

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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

and interesting items every day!

ANTIQUE VEHICLES TO BE SOLD AT APPROX 11 AM.
MEDICAL COLLECTION AND OBJECTS WILL BE SOLD AT 2 P.M.

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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

MCINNISAUCTIONS.COM

800-822-1417

Email us at mcinnisauctions@yahoo.com

-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


 


 

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