Canadiana Antiques, Nostalgia, Advertising, Folkart, Vintage Toys & Dolls, Antique Tools, Art & Persian Rugs Auction


Saturday May 10, 2014 @10am

Preview: Friday 4-6pm, Saturday 8:30am

Royal Canadian Legion Hall
27 Wellington St. West, Creemore ON



An outstanding selection of Canadiana & estate furniture, nostalgia, advertising pieces, art, folkart & native art, early toys & dolls, rugs, etc. from prominent Ontario estates & private collections. Many pieces are from a notable S. Ontario antique shop. To include - Niagara ©1840 linen cupboard, Quaker ©1840 pine cupboard, several pine corner cupboards & flat to walls, dry sink, zinc top hoosier, oak barrister's book case desk, early Ontario slant-top desks, Scotch pine & mahogany dressers, Scottish, Ontario & Quebec pine sideboards, pine wardrobes, pine plate-shelf hutch, Huron County bake cupboard, flip-top pedestal games table, ornate hall stand, drum & pie crust tables, ornate carved cherub tray table, commodes & washstands, qty. of pressback chairs, child's pressback & other rockers, Mennonite armchair, extension tables, wooden ice box, hanging & wall cupboards, early glass medical cabinets, enamel footed warming cabinet, wood privacy screen , early magazine rack, wood ironing boards, General store 8' oak store counter, ©1912 National cash register, theatre seats, dbl. wash stand, wringer, clothes racks, wash boards, advertising tins & boxes, automotive, tobacco, railway, farm, hwy, Pepsi, Coca-Cola, etc. advertising signs & racks, "Bozo the Clown" coin operated car, Coke vending machine, jukebox, slot machine, 1950's cast playground equipment, pharmaceutical bottles, lg qty crocks, ink wells, ginger beer bottles, carpenter's 12' work bench, woodenware & early farm tools, cranberry & other glassware, cataloged art & folkart from such artists as Robert Kemp, Barbara Clark-Fleming, Peter Etril Snyder, Trisha Romance, soapstone "Puffin", decoys, Besses Dairy butter box, milk bottles, lg composition doll collection including many Shirley Temple dolls & a Reliable Topsy doll, Howdy Doody marionette, Viceroy Mickey Mouse & Donald Ducks vehicles, mohair monkey, qty windup & tin toys, lg qty books, 30+ hand-loomed wool Persian room-size & area rugs, runners & mats, estate rugs, etc.











  • Niagara 3-Pc Pine Linen Cupboard—©1840, 2 raised panel doors over open shelf over 3-drws over 2 raised panel doors on bracket feet, 2 raised panel centers, ref., 7'6"h x 5'9"w x 21"d view

  • Southwestern Ontario Quaker 2-Pc Pine Blind Corner Cupboard—©1840's, in original yellow paint on turned feet w/ornate scalloped cornice (all original), 7'9"h x 45"w x 36"corner; Provenance: From House on Quaker Rd, Norwich ON, Norfolk Cty. view

  • Maritimes Narrow 2-Dr Blind Pine Corner Cupboard—w/moulded flat panels, taken down to original red paint, 8'7"h x 45"w x 36"d view

  • Irish 1-Pc Pine Open Dish Dresser—w/shoe foot base, 78½"h x 49"w x 18½"d view

  • Southwestern Ontario 2-pc Pie Shelf Blind Flat to Wall—late 19thC., 4-dr, in old overpaint 8'1"h x 43½"w x 18"d view

  • Nice Small Eastern Ontario Pine 1-Pc Open Hutch—w/moulded panel drs, cutout base, recent blue overpaint, detailed moulding, 77"h x 41"w x 20"d view

  • Huron County Pine & Basswood Bake Cupboard—6-drws, central dr, w/lift top bake board & flower bin view

  • Oak Hoosier Baking Cupboard—with original frosted panes, zinc top & flower sifter, 74"h x 42"w x 28"d view

  • Dry Sink—with zinc top, 30"h x 45½"w x 21"d view

  • Oak Barrister's Book Case with Desk—drop front desk centre section, 59¾"h x 34"w x 17"d view

  • N.S. Pine Stretcher Base Lift-Top Students Desk—w/filled interior, in old grey overpaint, 24"w x 33"h x 23"d view

  • Oak Slant/Lift-Top Desk—turned legs, 39½"h x 32"w x 23½"d view

  • Reproduction Pine Double School Desk—used in the TV series "Copper", 44" x 30½" x 31½" view

  • Pine Wardrobe—2-dr, 78½"h x 48"w x 18"d view

  • Pine & Mahogany Scotch Dresser—w/4 upper shelf drws over 3-drws/2-drs on bracket feet, 66½"h x 48¼"w x 20"d view

  • Scottish Pine Sideboard—6-drw & sgl central paneled dr, porcelain pulls, turned feet, ref. 60"2 x 33"h x 19"l view

  • Scottish Pine Sideboard—3-drws, flanked by sgl raised panel, moulded drs, turned feet, ref, 60"w x 32"h x 21"d view

  • Quebec Pine 2-Dr Buffet—©1860, w/moulded flat panels, paneled sides, raised bracket foot base, ref, 53"w x 36"h x 21"d view

  • Quebec Pine Multi-Drw Sideboard—11 central drws flanked by dr at ends, old grey paint w/blue drws & panels, 53"w x 36"h x 21"d view

  • Enamel Footed Baker's Cooling/Warming Cupboard—2-dr, 31½"h x 18"w x 19½"d view

  • Early Wall Cabinet/Cupboard—2-dr w/4 shelves, 35¾"h x 38"w x 9"d view

  • Cherrywood 2-Dr Jam Cupboard—48" x 17½" view

  • Antique Pine Jam Cupboard—w/raised panels from Melancthon Twp., painted grey, 52"h x 51½"w x 16"d view

  • Ornate Mirrored Walnut Hall Tree Stand—1-dr, 1-drw, beveled mirror, "Seahorse" coat hooks, double umbrella/cane stands with original "floral" pewter inserts, 84"h x 40½"w x 15"d view

  • Early Ontario Double Cannonball Bed—all original view

  • Ornate Carved Cherub Table—with lift-top glass tray, 20"h x 30"w x 22½"d view

  • Live Edge Tables—pr. of maple 23"h x ≈25" x ≈21" & cherry coffee table 16"h x ≈36" x ≈21" view

  • Pr. Pedestal Stands—34"h x 9½"sq. view

  • Set of 5 Mennonite Bowback Chairs view

  • Mennonite Bowback Armchair—in brown over-paint view

  • Windsor Armchair—©1880's, refinished

  • Walnut Carved Needlepoint Rocker view

  • Quantity of Oak Pressback Chairs—some with cane seats view view

  • Child's Pressback Rocking Chair—early blue & white paint view

  • Child's Table & 2 Chairs Set—early red paint view

  • Pr. Oak Child's School Chairs view

  • Theatre Seats—from the Roxy Theatre Owen Sound. 2 sets of 3, made by "Interior Hardwood Manu Company", 63"w x 35"h x 22"d view

  • Pine Commode/Washstand—dt drw over central slab dr, forged hinges, original locks w/keys, early brown paint, 27½"w x 31½"h x 22"d view

  • Pine Rocking Commode—44"h x 33"w x 31"d view

  • Round Pedestal Extension Table view

  • 1-Drw Writing Tables & Parlour Table view

  • 4-Panel Quebec Armoire Door—©1760-1780, crusty original old blue paint, 84"h x 19"w view

  • 6-Panel Pine House Door, 81"h x 30"w view

  • Early Pine Pail Stand—w/upper plate rack shelves in old paint finish, 64"h x 42"w x 13"d view

  • Wall Mount Display Cabinet—6-pane glass lift up door & shelf, 38"h x 37"w x 8"d view

  • Hanging Wall Cabinet—4-shelf, 2-dr, 35¾"h x 38"w x 9"d view

  • Maple Wood Ice Box/Refrigerator—44"h x 31½"w x 21"d view

  • Stained Glass Windows view

  • Mirrors view

  • Antique Brass & Iron Double Bed view

  • Pr. Early Metal Pharmaceutical/Laboratory Cabinets view view





  • "Bob's Fuel Service.../Phone 1784 Coal & Coke" Wood Display Sign—11¼"h x 96"w x 1½d view

  • "Firestone Tires/Garage/Gasoline" Flange—porcelain, 3-col dbl sided, 23"l x 16"h view

  • "Texaco" Gas Station Restroom Sign—4-col, "Our Pledge/Texaco/Extra Clean Restrooms", 15½"h x 9¾"w view

  • "Texaco" Map Rack—21"h x 4¾"w x 6"d view

  • "Texaco" Gas Station "No Smoking" Sign—4-col, porcelain view

  • "Texaco" Fire Chief Pump Plate—4-col, porcelain, 18"h x 12"w view

  • "White Rose" Gas Pump Plate—4-col, 12"l x 5½"h view

  • "White Rose" Paper Hat—©1940's, VG condition view

  • "Supertest" Door Push Bar—3-col view

  • "Supertest" Gas Station Print—signed & framed view

  • "B/A" Box—"BA Customer Service", 9½" x 6½" x 4" view

  • "Walker Muffler" Clock/Sign—"Walker Advantage Muffler/It Puts Rust At A Disadvantage/Limited Lifetime Waranty", 21"l x 9½"l view

  • "Kendall" Lubricant Can view

  • Early Oil Can & "Eagle" Fuel Can view

  • Collection of ≈40 Antique Automotive Radiator Badges—from early 1900's to 1950 era, to include: Pontiac, Ford, Oldsmobile, Dodge Brothers, Hudson, Studebaker, Pierce Arrow, Durant, Chrysler, McLaughlin Buick, LaSalle, Moon, DeSoto, Oakland Willys, Reo, Graham, Nash, Marmon & others, enamelled, nickelled, brass, etc; Condition: varies view

  • Model "T" Ford Ignition Coil view

  • "Shell" Motor Oil Glass Bottle—15½"h view


  • "Schlitz" Beer Lighted Advertising Sign—"When it's know it!", working, 20"Ø view

  • "Welcome to Miller Time" Beer Lighted Advertising Sign—working, 16½"w x 9"h x 4½"d (crack in glass) view

  • "John Smith's" Beer Trays—8 - 12½"Ø view 

  • Early "Molson's" Wood Crate—18½"l x 12½"w x 11½"h view



  • "Master Mason" Cigarettes—framed ad view

  • "La Palina" Cigar & "Benson & Hedges" Cigar Boxes view



  • Vintage 1960's Coin Operated Coke Vending Machine—working view

  • Selection of Coca-Cola Collectibles—toys, banks, etc. view



  • Pepsi Bottle Cap Sign—with raised letters, 27"Ø view

  • Pepsi Store Motion Sign—21Ø x 3½"d view


  • "The King's Highway/92/Ontario" Road Sign—aluminum, 27¾"h x 18½"w view

  • "Read the Star Weekly/Townline/North: Sunnidale Twp./ South: Tossorontio" 3-Col Sign—28"w x 8"h view

  • "Collingwood/Stayner/Barrie" 2-Col Road Sign, 2' x 3' view 


  • "Bell Telephone" Dbl Sided Flange—2-col, "The Bell Telephone Company of Canada" view

  • "Chank Brand" 4-Colour Porcelain Sign—"Mohamed Aboobacker & Co.,/'Chank Brand'/Lungies/Hand Kerchiefs/Available Here", 36"w x 24"h view

  • "Allen & Ginter" Sign—3-colour, w/wood frame, 29"h x 46"w view 

  • "M. Hohner/Marine Band" Store Harmonica Sign view

  • "Whiz Fly Fume" Metal Display Rack—well marked piece "Whiz Fly Fume/Double Strength/Harmless to Pets and Humans......", 60"h x 23"w x 9½"d view 

  • "MTD" Parts Sign—"Parts & Service Center/MTD Genuine Factory Parts/For A Growing World", 3-col, 36"l x 22"h view

  • "It's a Shopsy!" Hotdog 3-D Display Sign—18"w x 8"h view

  • "Case" Combine Motion Display Sign—21¾"h x 15½" view

  • "Wink" Chalkboard Tin Sign—2-colour, ©1971, 27¼"h x 19¼"w view

  • "Wishing Well Orange" Thermometer & Bottle—19"h x 6"w view

  • "Telegram" 2-Col Sign—13"h x 3½"w view

  • "General Electric" Ad—framed, French view

  • "Second Regiment Light Artillery" Framed Poster view

  • "Philadelphia & Chicago Railroads" Framed Poster view

  • "Christmas Club" Payment Due Framed Sign view

  • Metal Plate—"J. McLachlan Cannington Ont", 12"l x 2½"h view

  • "Formosa" Wood Beer Banded Keg—15½"h x 13Ø view



  • General Store 8Ft. Oak Display Counter—glass top, side & shelves, with 2 sets of double sliding doors, 95"l x 42"h x 25½"d view

  • Ornate Brass National Cash Register—©1912, marked "Reg #1192979/Date 11-11-12/Built for Geo B. Lampson Penn Yan NY" & "Patented May 12, 1896/April 10, 1906", with original registration and patent papers, 22½"h x 18"w x 15"d view

  • Vintage 1950's "Bozo the Clown" Coin Operated Children's Riding Car—"Take a Ride with Bozo the Clown", working view

  • "CNR" Railway 2-Colour Lens Lantern—"CNR/Piper/Montreal", 15½"h  view

  • 1960's Full Size Juke Box—full of 45rpm records, working view

  • Slot Machine—with tokens, working view

  • "Toyo Tires" Pedal Car—"Toyo Tires/Tires That Fit You/Team Toyo" view

  • 1950's Cast Playground Equipment—hvy spring base riding horse & elephant, marked "Gametime Inc. Saddle Mates/Litchfield Mich Pat. Pend." view

  • "Bull Dog" Tub Stand & Wringer—marked "Bull Dog Brand/Manf'd By McFarlane Mfg. Company Limited Toronto Can." & marked wringer w/traces of original red paint view

  • Early American Horse Shoe Brand Clothes Dryer—well marked piece "Horse Shoe Brand Clothes Wringers/Everyone Warranted.Trade.Mark/AW Co/ Made By/The American Wringer Co/99 Chambers St. New York U.S.A./Empire Clothes Dryer" view

  • Early General Store Circular Pedestal Clothes Rack—w/cast base, 78"h x 31"Ø & Mannequin on Roller Stand—60"h w/adjustable height view

  • General Store Coat & Hat Rack—wood with brass rod metal feet, 70"h x 47"w view

  • Collection of Early Wash Boards—"Glass Globe/Manf'd By McFarlane Mfg. Company Limited Toronto Can." view; "Empire" view; miniature zinc board 8½" board, 15"oal view; early wood scrub board with carved onion motif view

  • Pr. Early Washing Plungers—one marked "Rapid Washer/Made by C.T. Ohilders Gamesburg ILL" view

  • Pr. Early Wooden Sock Stretchers view & Shoe Stretchers view

  • Hoosier Towel Drying Rack view

  • "Weston's Biscuits" Lidded Tin—9½"sq. view

  • "Christie's Biscuits" Box—11"sq. view

  • "Dare's Sweet Cream Soda" Box view

  • "Kellogg's" Store Counter-Top Display Piece—24"h x 14½"w x 13"d view

  • "Kinder" Store Counter-Top Display Piece—22½"h x 9"w x 7½"d view

  • "Donald Duck" Debus Bread Wrapper—wax paper style view

  • Pr. "Reinhart's Vinegar" Stayner Early Glass Jugs view

  • Selection of Early Food & Tobacco Tins view view

  • "FORD" Glass Gumball Machine—on stand, with key, from drugstore in Prescott ON view

  • "Supershell" Gumball Machine—on stand view

  • Table-Top Glass Butter Churn view

  • Collection of Early Brass Fire Extinguishers, Sprayers & Fire Hose Nozzle view

  • "Scott's Cure Company" Early Pump Dust Sprayer—20"l view

  • Collection of Cobbler's Tools—including a shoe repair press, etc. view

  • Tin Stenciled Lidded Bread Box view

  • 6 Porcelain Wash Basins—17" to 24"Ø view

  • Brass Handled Pot—13"Ø view & Copper Syrup Pot—25"Ø x 13½"h view

  • Collection of Early Tiles—porcelain with steel rim, 7 round,16"Ø x 1" thick; 2 square, 13"sq x 1" thick view

  • Brass Bar Foot Rail—81" view

  • Pr. Large Dough Bowls—56"l x 22"w x 10"d & 44½"l x 17¼"w x 7"d view

  • Stereo Viewers view

  • G.E. Melamine Radio—12"l x 8"h x 8½"d view

  • "Edison" Crank Cylinder Phonograph—in original oak case view & 9 cylinder records, working view

  • "Philco" Radio/Record Player—15¾"l x 11¼"h x 18"d view 

  • Early "Admiral" TV—33"h view

  • Drive-In Speakers—on stand view

  • "Burroughs" Adding Machine—"Burroughs Detroit Mic. USA", from "The Chestley Post Office" view

  • Wood Ironing Board view

  • Quantity of Souvenir Pennants view

  • Lady Boot Jack view & Wood Boot Jack view

  • Collection of Pharmaceutical/Apothecary Bottles & Jars view

  • Spinning Wheel view

  • Pr. of Milking Stools view

  • Selection of Early Phones—including "Stromberg-Carlson Telephone Mfg Co" oak wall phone & a rotary dial, etc. view view

  • "Crown" Sealers view

  • Collection of Early Padlocks—including "Canada" w/key, "Empire", 2 "M.W. & Co", "Secure" #2 Lever, "Stream Lined" & others view

  • 1910 Battery Charger, Early "Brumberger" Slide Viewer view

  • Collection of Early Kitchen Gadgets & Grinders—including - "Enterprise" Cherry Stower; "Hudson Parer Co"; "Alexander Werk" Meat Grinder; porcelain enamel meat grinder, etc. view view

  • Early Cameras view view

  • Miniature "Peterborough Canoe" Paddle—12"l view

  • "Perfection Stove Company" Cook Stove Glass Oil Container—embossed markings, 10" x 7"Ø view

  • "Collingwood Golf & Country Club Limited" Notary Stamp view

  • "Black Draught Laxative" Bottles—in original boxes view

  • Early Seltzer Bottles—"Bellamy Brothers" & "J. Wilkinson & Sons" view

  • Embossed Glass Baby Bottle Feeder—"C.H. Binks & Co", © mid-1800's, 6"l x 2½"d view

  • Vintage Art Deco Airplane Ashtray on Stand view

  • Vintage Early Manual Typewriters—"Royal"; "Underwood" typewriter from the drugstore in Prescott, ON view

  • "Perfection" Upright Oil Burning Stove—Quebec-style heater, "Perfection/Use Royalite Oil/Trade Mark No.260", 24"h view

  • Good Selection of Early Floor Grates—including "James Smart M.F.G. Co./Brockville ON" & "Adams Comp/Dubuque Iowa", 15¾"Ø for 7" pipe & rectangle 13½" x 10½" view

  • "Sherwin Williams Paints" Wood Crate view

  • Lidded Boiler view

  • Upright Butter Churn—with paddle/masher, red paint view



  • Besses Dairy Stayner Butter Box—"It's Always Better With Besse's Butter" & "Canadian Creamery Butter/It's Always Better With Butter" view

  • Selection of Milk & Cream Bottles—Silkscreen Quart: Silverwoods, Glovers Dairy, Producer's Creamery Unity; Embossed Quart: Silverwoods; Embossed Pint: Owen Sound Dairy; ½ pint plain view

  • "Canadian Dairy" Wood Butter Crates view

  • Collection of Early Figural Piggy Banks Jars—clown, snowman, pig & owl view


Good Selection of Medalta, pottery, stoneware, redware & English stoneware.

  • Large Collection of Crocks, Redware & Pharmaceutical Crocks view 

  • Large Collection of Pottery Ink Wells view

  • Large Collection of English Stone Ginger Beer Bottles view

  • Foot Warming Crocks view

  • Barrel Crock view & Others view


  • Sarreguemines French Majolica Fruit Bowls view & Plates view

  • Selection of Staffordshire Dogs—including a Whippet Quill Holder view view

  • Large Collection of Port Neuf Plates & Bowls—≈35pcs view

  • Brass & Ruby Glass Church Candlesticks view

  • Collection of Cobalt Blue Glass—including "Mr. Peanut" salt and pepper shakers view

  • Selection of Early Pressed Glass Pitchers—©1880-1890's, including "Maple Leaf" & "Cane Horseshoe" patterns view

  • Ironstone Pitchers & Washbasins view view view & Pewter Pitcher view

  • Good Selection of Antique Copperware, Brassware & Woodenware view view view view view view view

  • Collections of Cranberry Glassware view

  • Cruet Set & Cobalt Blue Glass Salters view

  • Cornflower Dishes view

  • Figural Blue & White Lidded Pitcher view & Porcelain Enamelware Pitcher view

  • "Collingwood Ship Yards" 100th Anniversary Decanter Set view

  • Glass Vinegar Tree view

  • Spongeware

  • Copper Wash Kettle view


  • Eskimo Soapstone 'Puffin'—marked "Canada/Eskimo Art" & "485-BF" & "0113859" with "13859" carved into base, 10"h view


1 Photo Collage—"Fire at Bair Gordon .../Oct. 26th 1908/St. Johns Newfoundland", a photo collection of early shipyard fire, in original frame, 15¾" x 9 1/8"
2 Peter Etril Snyder—'Sunday Church', L.E. #170/250 print, hand signed & #'d, professionally framed, 30½" x 43"
3 Catherine Grunewald—"I Love the Fall", L.E. #28/500 print, hand signed, titled & #'d in pencil, prof. dbl matted & framed, 15½" x 21½"
4 Catherine Grunewald—"New Friends", L.E. #291/750 print, hand signed, titled & #'d in pencil, prof. dbl matted & framed, 13½" x 11½"
5 Barbara Clark-Fleming—"Cows on Barn Hill", 1996, acr/bd, signed, rough framed, 13½" x 17½"
6A Robert G. Kemp—'Duntroon '68' print, framed, 13" x 10" - local Collingwood & area artist, b. Dec 1928/d. Dec 13/1988, reknown for old farm scapes
6B Robert G. Kemp—'Fieldstone Schoolhouse' (just south of Rocklyn) print, framed, 13" x 10"
6C Robert G. Kemp—'Fieldstone Country Home' print, framed, 13" x 10"
6D Robert G. Kemp—'Cloverleigh Anglican Rectory' print, framed, 13" x 10"
7 A. Girand—'The Grist Mill', o/bd, signed, framed, 17½" x 14"
8 Unknown—'Fishing at the Rapids', o/c, unframed, 18" x 24"
9 A. Winner—'Log Cabin in Winter', o/bd, framed, 21" x 27"
10 Caufield—'Mill Cabin in the Woods', o/c, certified original oil #003551, framed, 23½" x 35½" (2 small holes/top centre)
11 Unknown—Short Poem, stone litho, 1889, framed 1978 by E.A. Boswell, 13½" x 17½"
12 Trisha Romance—"Winter Retreat", L.E. #375/5091, hand signed, titled & #'d in pencil, prof. triple matted & framed, w/certificate of authenticity, 25½" x 33½"
13 Province of Canada Hand Deed—for the Township of Harwich in the County of Kent: for 100 acres, 26th day of November 1850; signed, w/official sea, framed, 16" x 19"
14 Barbara Clark-Fleming—"Watering Horses Threshing Time", 1996, acr/bd, signed, rough framed, 19½" x 23½"
15 Barbara Clark-Fleming—"Back Yard Buddies", 2012, acr/bd, signed, rough framed, 19½" x 23½"
16 Barbara Clark-Fleming—"Old Country Feed Mill", 2008, acr/bd, signed, rough framed, 11½" x 15½"
17 Barbara Clark-Fleming—"Red Barn & Sheep", 2012, acr/bd, signed, rough framed, 11½" x 15½"
18 Barbara Clark-Fleming—"Bringing the Firewood", 2013, acr/bd, signed, rough framed, 11½" x 15½"
19 Barbara Clark-Fleming—"Selling Produce, 2012, acr/bd, signed, rough framed, 19½" x 23½"
20 Barbara Clark-Fleming—"Lovely Day for a Sleigh Ride", 2012, acr/bd, signed, rough framed, 19½" x 23½"
21A Erkki Jalava—"Northern Ontario Evergreens", o/c, framed, gallery stamp & titled on rev, 11½" x 15½"; born in Finland & immigrated to Canada in 1952, an accomplished artist, listed in National Gallery of Canada
21B Erkki Jalava—"Tranquill Water, Northern Ontario", o/c, framed, gallery stamp & titled on rev, 11½" x 15½"
22 Erkki Jalava—"Island In Muskoka", o/c, framed, gallery stamp & titled on rev, 39½" x 19½"
23 Tim Restoule (Chief, Dohis Nation North Bay)—"Shaman", acr/canvas, signed & dated '81, 48" x 36"
24 Stephen Snake (Ojibway, Rama Reserve, Orillia b.1996, Temagami) painted w/Arthur Shilling & Norval Morrisseau—"Indian Child", acr/bd, signed, ©1990, 14" x 11"
25 Lawrence (Larry) Rosso (Carnier Burns Lake, B.C. B.1944)—'Thunderbird', col serigraph L.E. #66/300, 1974, signed in pencil, 20" x 13"
26 Syllabics Signature?—'Muskox', acr/pine boards, signed in syllabics, dated on rev, "Ear Falls 1977", 21" x 29"



1 Horsman—rubber arms & legs, compo head, cloth body, mohair wig, open mouth w/teeth, sleep eyes, jointed head, marked "HORSMAN", 21"l
2 Baby Compo—all composition, moulded hair, painted eyes, closed mouth, fully jointed, 12"l
3 Dee & Cee—all composition, mohair wig, sleep eyes, closed mouth, fully jointed, marked "DEE AND CEE/CANADA", 14"l
4 Reliable "Topsy"—composition head, neck plate & arms, cloth body, orig hair, ptd eyes, marked "A/RELIABLE/DOLL/MADE IN CANADA", 15"l
5 Baby Compo—all composition, moulded hair, sleep eyes, closed mouth, fully jointed, 14"l
6  Howdy Doody Marionette—composition, all original 
7 Mexican on Donkey Marionette—composition, all original 
8 Reliable—all composition, fully jointed, tin sleep eyes, open mouth w/2 teeth, moulded hair, 16", marked "Reliable/Made in Canada"
9 Reliable—Mama Doll, composition head, arms & legs, cloth body, sleep eyes, tin sleep eyes, mohair wig, 20", marked "A Reliable Doll"
10 Shirley TempleRARE *Flirty Eyed*(eyes move from side to side), composition head, shoulder plate, arms & legs, cloth body, open mouth, 29" *VERY RARE DOLL*
11 Dee & Cee—Mama Doll, composition head, arm & legs, cloth body, sleep eyes, moulded hair, open mouth w/2 teeth, marked "Dee & Cee Toy Co./Made in Canada", 24"
12 Shirley Temple—composition head, shoulder plate, arms & legs, cloth body, mohair wig, tin sleep eyes, open mouth w/teeth, 18" 
13 Shirley TempleRARE *Flirty Eyed*, 1950's, w/original rooted hair & curls, open mouth w/teeth, marked "Ideal Doll/ST-17", 17"
14 Reliable Shirley Temple—all composition, tin sleep eyes, mohair wig, open mouth w/teeth, marked "Reliable/Made in Canada", 15"
15 Danbury Mint Shirley Temple—all porcelain, Limited Edition in "Stand Up and Cheer" dress, marked "d/m Shirley Temple", 14"
16 Shirley Temple—all composition, tin sleep eyes, open mouth w/teeth, 14" 
17 Reliable—all composition, painted eyes, open mouth nurser/wet me doll, moulded hair, marked "Reliable/Canada", 11"
18 Reliable Scottish Lassie—all composition, tin sleep eyes, rare red mohair wig, all original outfit, closed mouth, marked "Reliable/Made in Canada", 18"
19 Rustie Fashion Doll—porcelain & cloth, custom stand, Limited Edition #0041/1000 & signed, exquisite multi-layered detailed dress with pearls, sequins, rosettes & ostrich feathers, crystal jewelry, 36"



  • RARE Shirley Temple "The Story of My Life" Booklet—copyright 1934 Fox Film Corporation, this came out to help promote the movie "Stand Up and Cheer" which launched her career, also shows rare doll advertisement on the inside of the front cover, great piece in wonderful condition view

  • "Viceroy" Mickey Mouse Tractors & Donald Duck Car view

  • Early Schuco Black Mohair Monkey—straw filled view

  • Collection of Early "Fisher Price Pull Toys"—"Musical Chimes" view & other early wooden pull toys view

  • "Mechanical Police Patrol Car"—friction tin toy in original box view

  • Early Japan Windup Dog with Ball view

  • Boy Riding Goose Windup Toy view

  • Boy on Tricycle with Bell Windup Toy view

  • Monkey Riding Horse Windup Toy view

  • Windup Duck Graduation & Duck on Tricycle view

  • Early Drinking Bear Toy view

  • Early Japan Jack-In-The-Box view

  • "Maple Leaf" Toy Cash Register view

  • Pr. Celluloid Toy Battleships view

  • Japan Tin Lithographed Toy Refrigerator—7"h view

  • Mickey Mouse Musical Jack in the Box, Binoculars & Windup Musical TV view

  • Punkinhead Child's Metal Display—legs fold in, 25"sq. view

  • Large Collection of Vintage Doll Dishes—including sets of lusterware & tin "Barbie" plates view view

  • Large Collection of Disney & Other Toy Figures view

  • Tin Lithographed Doll House view & Doll House Furniture view

  • Canadian Made Shoefly Horse view & Folkart Horse Rocker view

  • Collection of "Reliable" & "Regal" Children's Riding Animals—horses, elephant view

  • Singer Toy Sewing Machine No. 20—with original instruction booklet view

  • Wicker Doll Furniture—4 chairs & round table view

  • Early Toddler Tricycle—heavy metal, wooden seat & handlebar, rubber/metal wheels, 9½"h at seat level view

  • Reproduction Cast Iron Vehicles & Banks view view view view

  • Folk Art Horse & Cutter view

  • 14 Bobblehead Hockey Player Dolls—to include: Lemieux, Niedermayer, Kariya, Linoros, Blake, Sakic, Shanahan, Yzerman, Joseph, Pronger, Nolan & Paul Henderson view

  • "Alive" Chimpanzee"—remote controlled view

  • Collection of Toy Cars—some tin, including Batmobile, collectible boxed cars, wooden cars, etc. view view view

  • Tin Lithographed Globe & Globe Banks view

  • "Toxic Crusaders" "Toxie" Figurine—unopened in original package view

  • Early "Viewmaster"—in original box with ≈29 slides view



1 Cliff Avann (Toronto, ON)—Mallard Decoy, partial repaint, 1930's
2 Keith Avann (Toronto, ON)—Black Duck Decoy, original paint, 1950's
3 King Brothers (Port Severn, ON)—Petit Bluebill Decoy, original paint, 1938
4 & 5 Warren Meiler (Lynden, ON, 1922-2011)—Pr. of Hollow Redheads, signed, ©1980's
6 Warren Meiler (Lynden, ON, 1922-2011)—Shorebird, original paint, mounted on driftwood, signed, ©1980's
7 & 8 Wayne Townsend (Elora, ON)—Pr. of Hollow Hooded Mergansers, signed & dated, original paint, ©1990
  Unlotted Decoys view



  • Set of 3 Matching Pressed Glass & Bakelite Bed Tables & Headboard Lamps—frosted shades w/clear floral decorations view

  • Leonardo Piccolo Stage Light—2000 Watt view

  • Bridgelamp—meshed fabric shade view

  • Oil Lamps—including Bullseye view

  • Brass Banker's Lamp view

  • Wall Mount Fuel Lamp view

  • Selection of Crystal Dangles for Early Hanging Lights view

  • Ebony Mantle Clock view


  • Carpenter's Work Bench—w/2 adjustable vises, 12'l x 31½w x 32"h view

  • Pine Half-Spoked Wheel Transom Window—w/original frame & sill, wood base, 36"w x 22"h view

  • Large Wooden Rain Barrel—original red paint

  • Pine Tool Box—w/original red finish on tapered leg stand view

  • Pr. Red Wagon Wheels view

  • Large Assortment of Early Farm Tools, Hand Tools, Planes, etc. —hay forks, grain shovel, pitchforks, mallet, potato digger, sicle, whippletree, etc. view view view

  • Selection of Cross-Cut, Buck & Hay Saws view

  • Eureka Planter view & Others view

  • Industrial Steel Work Table—with maple wood top, 34"h x 60"w x 28½"d  view

  • Pr. Metal Based Work Screw-Style Stools view

  • Metal 24-Drw Parts Bin—34"w x 10½"h x 17"d view & Wood 15-Drw Parts Box—14½"w x 16½"h x 8"d view

  • Lot of 10 Hard Pine Granary Boards—≈14' x 19"w x 1½"t view

  • Display/Work Table—12'l x 28"w x 33¼"h view

  • Maple Top File Cabinet Table—34"h x 41½"w x 23"d view

  • Oak File Drawer view

  • Antique Pine Wood Box—painted grey, 35"h x 37"w x 18"d view

  • Pine Carpenter's Tote view

  • Iron Griddles & Antique Tools view

  • Spindles view

  • London Scientific Temperature Recorder view

  • Magnetic Dip Meter & Micro Electronics Meter w/case view

  • "Schrader" Balloon Tire Gauge—Patent 1914, w/case view



  • Memorial Sampler—for George Playme, who died in Crimea, dated 1854 view

  • Collection of Early Framed Children/Animals Lithographs, Prints & Photos view

  • Collection of "Playboy" Magazines—1960's & 1970's including rare Coca Cola edition view

  • Selection of Royalty Ephemera view

  • Selection of Early LIFE Magazines view

  • "Grand Lodge AOU Workmen" Hornings Mills Framed Plaque Charter—1900 view

  • "Grand Trunk Railway" Stayner 1890's Ledger view

  • Quantity of Old Receipts—including "Dominion Rubber Company Ltd", "Dominion Oxygen Company Ltd", "Canada & Dominion Sugar Co. Ltd", "Canada Packers Ltd", "Copley Noles & Randall Wholesale Clothing", "Brown's Bread Ltd" & others view

  • Large Quantity of Early Children's Books

  • Quantity of Doll & Teddy Bear Reference Books

  • Quantity of Royalty Books

  • Good Selection of Books—gardening, cooking, etc.



  • Brass Square Port Holes—11¾" x 8½" & 10 3/8" x 7½" view

  • "Peterborough Canoe Co" Wood Skiis & Leather Basket Poles—78"l (skiis) & 63"h (poles) view

  • Collection of Colourful Original Wooden Buoys view

  • Singer Treadle Sewing Machine view

  • Wooden Cherub/Angel—≈18"l view

  • Pr. Extendable Wooden Book Racks—floral & scroll carvings with cutouts view

  • Early Wood Document/Tool Box—with latch, 19½"w x 8"h x 9"d view

  • Splint Handled Basket

  • Leather Handled Wicker Basket/Hamper—24" x 15½" x 15"d view

  • Quantity of Miniature Picture Frames

  • Quantity of Early Walking Sticks/Canes view

  • Early Wood Shaft Golf Clubs view

  • Selection of Early Yard Sticks view

  • Folk Art Carving Bird Houses—Southern Alabama barn & Huron County view

  • Pr. Early Spectacles—in original case view

  • Quantity of Tinware view

  • Selection of Wicker Baskets & Lidded Clay Pot view

  • Semi Bow-Top Trunk view

  • Wicker Plant Stand view

  • Early Sporting Items view

  • "Canada's Historic 20th Century Coins" Collection view

  • Selection of Costume Jewelry view



  • Large Selection of over 30 quality Hand-loomed Wool Persian Room-size & Area Rugs, Runners & Mats, etc. view

  • Hand-Hooked N.S. Rugs & Mats view


Quality items are now being accepted for our antique, collectible or general merchandise auctions. We accept individual items, complete collections or estates accumulations. Please contact the auctioneer now to reserve space for your items. All consultations are held in the strictest confidence. 


Phoenix Auctions and Appraisals


Auctioneer and Appraiser

John Simpson

Guest Auctioneer 

Steve Mattice

Sales Manager 

Subject to Additions and Deletions.
Terms: Cash, Debit, Visa, MasterCard  10% B.P.

Preview: Friday 4-6pm, Saturday 8:30am
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Creemore is located approx one hour north of Pearson Airport off Airport road, north of Highway 89, or 40kms west of Barrie off Highway 400.

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