Strawser Auction Group's May 26-29 Antique Auction features majolica, Fenton glass, Pickard china
Headlining the auction is the Ann and Robert Fromer collection of majolica, assembled over the course of more than thirty years. It's a live gallery sale with online bidding via LiveAuctioneers.com. Phone and absentee bids will also be accepted.
By: Strawser Auction Group
"Of special interest is the Ann and Robert Fromer collection of majolica, assembled over the course of more than thirty years. The Fromers were avid collectors,"
Day 1, on Wednesday, May 26th, at 3 pm Eastern, will feature militaria (to include the World War II collection and firearms), toy banks, advertising collectibles, silver and jewelry. Top lots will include a Fowler Sportsman cast-iron mechanical bank by J. & E. Stevens (est. $1,500-$2,000);
Day 2, on Thursday, May 27th, also at 3 pm, will contain furniture, over 300 clocks, lighting and Oriental rugs. Up for bid will be an oil on canvas of sheep in a meadow by Augustine Bonheur (French, 1824-1884) in a 28 inch by 35 inch frame (est. $1,200-$1,500);
Day 3, May 28th, also at 3 pm, will feature 437 lots of antique glassware and collectibles, led by a rare Fenton Burmese child's 7-piece water set (5 ½ inch tall pitcher and glasses), signed Vicki Fielder (est. $200-$300); a Mt. Washington peachblow satin coralene vase, 6 ½ inches tall (est. $100-$150); and a Fenton topaz vaseline opalescent epergne 9 ½ inches tall (est. $80-$120).
Day 4, on Saturday, May 29th, at 9 am Eastern, will be a majolica and ceramics auction, headlined by the Ann and Robert Fromer majolica collection, plus over 300 pieces of Pickard, R.S. Prussia and more. It's the day serious collectors of majolica, Pickard and other fine items will be waiting for.
To learn more, visit www.strawserauctions.com.