Saturday, Aug. 27   9:30 am special start time

R.I. Co. Fairgrounds, 4200 Archer Dr, East Moline 61244

This excellent auction features the estate of the Sullivan family of Lynn Center, the collectibles of the late Ahlmer Battin of Coal Valley (40-year auction attendee/buyer), the partial estate (5th sale) of the Thiem family, Geneseo & the final hardware from the hardware store closeout in New Windsor. This sale is anchored by numerous collectibles, 50+ pieces of unique artwork, 75-100 collectible dolls, 100+ pieces of jewelry, very clean furniture, nice run of wooden wall clocks, unique sewing equipment & some very nice tools. Bring your trucks & trailers.

 COLLECTIBLES:  1/3-scale leather buffalo, 75-100 dolls inc. Ashton-Drake porcelains, 2 ornate walking canes, weaved purse, Maple leaf mache pig, LOTS of excellent jewelry, jewelry boxes, clay Nativity set, willow doll furniture, wire egg basket, panther figurine, hand-carved African figurines, Jim Shore easter basket w/ eggs, wool llama figurine, 3 gallon crock, cast iron wall hanging (woman with fruit), Oriental tea tray, toy iron, hand puppet, quilted teddy bear, painted pottery piece, vintage postcards, concrete & marble garden statuary, cast iron duck statue, metal horse bookend, starfish, slab of coral reef, 1874 book Thanatopsis, hardback “Far Side” collection 1980-1994, 1909 & 1939 mint condition magazines, stone cast face (heavy), Italian ceramic vase, salt & peppers, Frankhoma pitcher, Conn coronet, LOOK & Rolling Stone magazines, purses, handbags, dress form, vintage croquet set in box, red Melox tea set, cobalt blue pottery, glass medical bottles, stone cast pieces, Fiestaware, antique dolls coloring book, plastic yellow Pepsi 8-pack with 6 full bottles, Pepsi World magazines, Homer Simpson bowling magazine, collector plates, Precious Moments coloring books, children’s vintage books, St. Louis Cardinals Christmas ornaments, Campbells Soup Christmas ornaments, Iowa Hawkeye Christmas ornaments, 3D puzzles, Christmas ornaments & lights, beaded Campbells Soup purse & bobblehead, Precious Moments Christmas ornaments, Pocahontas movie figurine set (NIB), Profile of Freedom collector plate, 3D Halloween & Gone With The Wind puzzles, 6 blue Mason jars w/ original glass lids/bails, unopened Super Bowl XXV NFL chocolates in tin, Isabel miniature cat figurines, Shirley Temple photo, vintage books inc. Hardy Boys, Heidi, Home Stories “Best In Children’s” book series, owl figurine collection, leaded glass pieces, cookie jar, vintage purses, silverplate pieces, Ansul antique fire extinguisher.

SEWING: Stud setting machine, Singer sewing machine in cabinet, button collection, quilt pieces, Singer overedging machine, cordless portable sewing machine.

GARAGE: 14.4v Firestorm flashlight, Delta chop saw, 2’ stepladder, heavy electrical cord, threshholds, bath towel bars, TP roll bars, hot/cold water supply transition units, float balls, pin bolts, speaker wire, reflector spot bulbs, 12” x 50’ aluminum roll coil, grease gun, funnel, oil can, various sizes of squeeze bar clamps, Benzomatic torch, benchtop jigsaw w/ light, benchtop vises, Yale locks.

FURNITURE: Beautiful “Tempus Fugit” grandfather clock, wood 2-drawer file cabinet, 1-person bench seat, 2 leather seat carved wood chairs, beautiful display/tv stand,  large oval wall mirror, tv stand/storage unit, orange & green lamp, pair of red table lamps, dresser mirrors, 2’ wall sconce, large wood trunks, spackle painted/tiger strip walnut 5-drawer dresser, small green “antiqued” end table, green chair, 10 folding chairs, 3-drawer plastic file cabinet, rolling microwave cart, small shelf unit, contemporary floor lamp, small shadow box.

ARTWORK: 50 pieces of exceptional framed artwork, oversize original lithograph prints, fish wall hanging, picture frames.

HOUSEHOLD: 2 nice, heavy large floor rugs, 5-piece wood duck Christmas figurines, Easter decorations, light bulbs, cat neck pillow, mixing bowl, frog vase, pens/pencils/envelopes, blue enamelware set, white pottery vase w/ flower, cat trivets, hot air balloon plates, clay pieces, bird figurines, Holiday ceramic vase, Emerson cooker, bar crystal, mixing bowls, coffee maker, canister set, spot light, blood pressure monitor, mini umbrellas, baking dishes, 2 red chimney oil lamps, 13-piece Super Slicer (NIB), new hand towels, puzzles (NIB), butterfly flower magnets, basket of seashells, frog figurines, portable cooler, crockpot, deep fryer, silverware boxes.

ENTERTAINMENT: Vintage Victrola phonograph player in floor cabinet, small turntable/speakers, LP records, VHS movies, Sirius radio receiver, universal docking station, emergency phone dialer, 2-line phone adapters, LCD tv wall mount, 350-watt thermal cooling fan, headset, notebook adapter, cassette recorders, wireless PC card, wireless notebook adapter, cribbage & other board games, Sony Walkman (NIB), CDs, cassettes, music box, AM/FM stereo cassette/record player in cabinet, Sony 5-CD player.

Another fine auction hosted by

Walnut Creek Auction College

Detailed photos will be published at our web site & auctionzip as the sale is set up.