Special Auction of
Roy V. Mish
Formerly of “Maidstone-on-the-Potomac”
Saturday, April 18, 2015, at 9 am
PREVIEW: Friday, April 17, 2015, 5-8 pm
RAIN or SHINE!
Due to Mr. Roy V. Mish moving into a Personal Care Home, PLUMLEE AUCTION
SERVICE is privileged to sell the following items and more at PUBLIC AUCTION:
Auction Held Inside, Heated, Chairs Provided
PLENTY OF PARKING
LOCATION: Jefferson County Fairgrounds, 2007 Old Leetown Pike, Charles Town, WV.
DIRECTIONS: From I-81 take Exit 12 East and follow to the Leetown Exit, turn right, proceed to Old Leetown
Pike, turn left and follow to Fairgrounds.
To Be Sold at 12 NOON: ANTIQUE WALKING STICKS: Collection from 19th
Century Including “Frank Feather” Cane, Silvered 1876 Centennial, 1
Gold Handled Cane, 2 Carved Bone Handled Canes and Many Others.
TABLES: Federal Gate Leg Drop-Leaf Dining Table- Circa 1810, Federal
Style Gate Leg Drop-Leaf Dining Table-19th Century, William and Mary
Pine Butterfly Drop-Leaf Table-18th Century, Late Federal Mahogany Gate
Leg Drop-Leaf Table-Circa 1810, Victorian Oak Center Table-19th
Century, Empire Mahogany Veneered Flip-Top Card Table-19th Century,
Federal Chinese Carved Rosewood Nest Tables-19th Century, 2 Chinese
Carved Rosewood Marble Inset Tables-19th Century, Mahogany 2-Drawer
Workstand-19th Century, Queen Anne Mahogany Tea Table-18th Century,
Federal Style Mahogany Nest of Tables-20th Century, Mahogany Drop Leaf
Cocktail Table-20th Century, Mahogany Kidney Form Dressing Table-19th
Century, Federal Style Mahogany Pembroke Table-20th Century.
COUCHES: Victorian Carved Walnut Sofa Circa 1860, Classical Style Mahogany Sofa 19th Century, Couch.
CHAIRS: 8 Georgian Style Mahogany Side Chairs- 20th Century, 2
Victorian Carved Walnut Slipper Chairs-Circa 1860, Georgian Style
Wingback Arm Chair, Bow Back Windsor Side Chair, Queen Anne Mahogany
Corner Chair, Sack Windsor Rocker, Sheraton Style Mahogany Upholstered
Armchair, 8 Georgian Style Side Chairs, Ebonized and Cherry Captains
Chair (Mary Baldwin College), Sack Back Windsor Rocker-19th Century,
Upholstered Armchair and Ottoman.
CLOCKS: George III Brass Lantern Clock Inscribed “Wm. Greagsby
Lamberhurst” English 1744-1792, Matthew Wylie (Scottish 18th Century)
George II Mahogany Tall Case Clock Inscribed “Matthew Wylie Paisley
#428”, American Victorian Rosewood Steeple Clock Circa 1870.
BEDS: Pair of Federal Style Maple 4-Poster Twin Beds-20th Century,
Brass Bed, Metal White Twin Bed, 2 Dark Wood Acorn Twin Beds.
CHEST OF DRAWERS: Chippendale Style 4-Drawer Maple Chest-20th Century,
Federal Inlaid Cherry Wood 4-Drawer Chest-Circa 1800, Classified
Mahogany Chest of Drawers-Circa 1840, Federal Style Mahogany Bow Front
Chest-20th Century, Victorian Blanket Chest-19th Century, Empire
Mahogany Chest-19th Century, Empire Mahogany Chest-19th Century.
OTHER FURNITURE: Federal Diminutive Server-20th Century, Country
Hutch, English Inlaid Mahogany Display Cabinet-20th Century, Federal
Style Mahogany Diminutive Chest on Stand-20th Century, Federal Mahogany
Glazed Bookcase-19th Century and Other Bookcases, English Carved Oak
Desk Box-Late 17th Century Inscribed and Dated “AW1664”, Victorian
Gothic Blanket Chest-19th Century, Vutrine Cabinet-20thCentury.
Contemporary Cherry Wood Cabinet, Federal Cherry 2-Drawer Work Stand
with Rope Twisted Carved Legs, Pine Lift-Top Desk-19th Century, Mahogany
1-Drawer Workstand-20th Century, Hand Made Chest, Home Entertainment
Center, Magazine Racks, Foot Stools, TVs, Computer, Printer, File
Cabinets, Lilihan Carpet, Afghan, Afghan Prayer Rug-20th Century,
Karaja Rug-Circa 1900, 2 Sets of Washers and Dryers.
MIRRORS: Chippendale Mahogany Looking Glass- 19th Century, Classical
Giltwood Over Mantel Mirror, American Giltwood and Gesso Mirror-19th
Century, Federal Inlaid Mahogany Dressing Mirrors-Circa 1800.
PAINTINGS & PICTURES: American-School 19th Century “Portrait of a
Gentleman” signed & dated “Phine Miller 1874” Oil on Canvas.
Unknown Artist American School 19th Century “Portrait of a Gentleman & A Lady, Oil on Canvas on Board in Giltwood Frame.
W.L. Judson American 1842-1928 American School 19th Century. Landscape signed and dated W.L. Judson 1870, Oil on Canvas.
Unknown Artist, American School 19th Century “Portrait of a Gentleman”
and “Landscape” Unsigned Oil on Canvas. Mel Gerhold American, B,
1928 Cowboy Signed Oil on Panel. Blanche Nevin American 20th Century
Portrait of a Lady, Oil on Canvas. Several Mort Kuntsler Prints Matted, Framed and Double Signed, Tin Type Photos and Many, Many
COLLECTIONS: Marbles-19th and 20th Century, Mediums, Clay,
Porcelain, Glass, Comprising Examples of Machine Made Dyed Clay,
Hand-Painted Porcelain, Clear Swirls, German Hand-Blown, Indians,
Sulphides, Lutz’s, Onionskin, Mica and Benningtons. Paperweights:
Approx. 500 English and Continental and Sulfur Baccarat. Large
Collection of Bone Figurines, Netsukes, Carved Jade, Lazuli and Rose
Quartz Figurines, Carved Soapstone Articles, Very Large Collection of
Sterling Silver and Some Silver Plate, Copper, Antique Locks, Antique
Fans-19th and 20th Century, Knives, Pipes, Antique Painted Tinware-
19th Century, Antique Steel Axe Heads-17th -19th Century, Wooden Planes,
Powder Flasks-18-19th Century, Belt Buckles Including an Eagle Holding
An Olive Branch in One Talin and 3 Arrows in the Other, Antique
Doilies, Quilts and Linens (Very Good Condition), Jacquard Coverlet
Circa 1850, Decorative and Costume Buttons-19th and 20th Century,
Political Buttons, Cigarette Cards, Cabinet Cards, Native American
Stones, Arrowheads, Civil War Bullets and Cannon Balls, Bullet Molds,
Eastern Artifacts and Tourist Souvenirs, Branding Iron, Foreign and Confederate Money, Old Safe, Wooden Boxes, Many, Many Old
Collectible Books, B & O Crock and Others, Postcards, Baskets
Including Nantucket Basket Pocketbook, Pocket Watches Including 14K
GLASSWARE: Chinese Rose Medallion Covered Dish and Plate, Chinese
Porcelain Charger-19th Century, Chinese Hexagonal Covered Jar-19th
Century, Venetian Glass Vases, Bisque Porcelain Figural Candlesticks,
Royal Doulton Porcelain Punch Bowl and Figurine, Large Collection of
English Majolica and Some Austrian, Pair of Victorian Blue and
English Glass-19th Century, Porcelain Figurines, Pair of Victorian and English 19th Century Vases, Collection of Birds, Crystal Pieces
including Lalique Crystal Razorback Hood Ornament, Royal Doulton
Figurine, Cranberry Punch Bowl with Cups, Chrystal Items, 2 Staffordshire
Figures of Napoleon, Hannisville Whiskey Bottles, Picture of the
Distillery and Tax Stamps Framed, 2 Staffordshire Spaniels, Chinese
Snuff Bottles, Several Cloisonne Pieces, Venetian Glass Objects and
Miniatures, Ceramic Bowls-19-20th Century and Much, Much More.
LAMPS: Etched Cranberry Glass Oil Lamps Electrified-19th Century,
Wrought Iron Adjustable Floor Lamp
-20th Century and Many Others.
MISCELLANEOUS COLLECTIBLE ITEMS: Chinese Embroidered Silk
Silk Pieces, Antique Silk Baseball Pennant (1897), Ebonized Gold
Mounted Baton Circa 1904 (Inscribed “University of Chicago 1900-1904”
and “Vernon Marshall Leidy”, Inlaid Mahogany & Rosewood Lap Desk
-19th Century, Bronze Dog Bookends “Ham & Jam”, Herr & Mish
Distillery Account Book and Papers
Century, Framed Autograph of
“George Washington”, Many Old Letters and Other Paperwork, Carved and
Gilt-Painted Wooden Eagle, Lee Middleton Doll and Many, Many
To Be Sold at 12 NOON-SPECIAL ITEMS: English Military Presentation
Sword by John Prosser Late 18th Century Scabbard Cartouche Inscribed
“Prosser/(Late Cullum)/Sword Cutler/to the/King & HRH/Duke of
York/Charing Cross”, H & R 22 Cal. Revolver, Antique Style Pike
To Be Sold at 12 NOON-VEHICLES: 1998 Loaded Volvo 172,000 Mileage, 2006 Jeep Liberty 4x4 with 42,500 Miles.
AUCTIONEER'S NOTE: Mr. Mish and his family have been collectors for many years. This is
a LARGE sale. Come early so you can be registered before 9 AM. The staff will be there by 7 AM for your convenience.
SELLER: Martin L. Keesecker, Vice President Personal Trust Specialist BB&T for Living Estate of Mr. Roy V. Mish.
TERMS & CONDITIONS: Cash or Check with Photo ID. All announcements on auction day take
precedence over printed material. All items Sold “As Is”. All
Information is gathered from reliable sources, but cannot be
guaranteed. No Buyers Premium.
CERTIFIED ESTATE SPECIALISTS (CES):
Darwin K. Plumlee, CES WV Lic #59
304-754-8874 • 304-582-8898
Wesley Weigle, CES WV #1733
RESPONSIBLE FOR ACCIDENTS
WILL BE SERVED