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Oct 26th Doll, Toy, Advertising and Musical Instruments

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  • 19th c doll perambulator with folding canopy
    Estimate
    $50 - $100
    Lot 1

    19th c doll perambulator with folding canopy

    Est.
    $50 - $100
  • 19th c doll perambulator with fringed top
    Estimate
    $100 - $150
    Lot 2

    19th c doll perambulator with fringed top

    Est.
    $100 - $150
  • 19th c child perambulator with folding canopy
    Estimate
    $200 - $300
    Lot 3

    19th c child perambulator with folding canopy

    Est.
    $200 - $300
  • ca 1900 carved & painted hobby horse
    Estimate
    $100 - $150
    Lot 4

    ca 1900 carved & painted hobby horse

    Est.
    $100 - $150
  • rare 19th c pedal operated hobby horse
    Estimate
    $300 - $500
    Lot 5

    rare 19th c pedal operated hobby horse

    Est.
    $300 - $500
  • early 20th hoop & saddle seat child tender
    Estimate
    $100 - $150
    Lot 6

    early 20th hoop & saddle seat child tender

    Est.
    $100 - $150
  • large early 20th c pond boat
    Estimate
    $500 - $800
    Lot 7

    large early 20th c pond boat

    Est.
    $500 - $800
  • large early 20th c horse pull toy
    Estimate
    $100 - $150
    Lot 8

    large early 20th c horse pull toy

    Est.
    $100 - $150
  • early 20th c Dutch painted sled chair
    Estimate
    $500 - $800
    Lot 9

    early 20th c Dutch painted sled chair

    Est.
    $500 - $800
  • early 20th c Ostrich wooden carousel figure
    Estimate
    $5,000 - $10,000
    Lot 10

    early 20th c Ostrich wooden carousel figure

    Est.
    $5,000 - $10,000
  • Kestner closed mouth turned shoulder head
    Estimate
    $400 - $600
    Lot 11

    Kestner closed mouth turned shoulder head

    Est.
    $400 - $600
  • Kestner 171 bisque socket head doll
    Estimate
    $400 - $600
    Lot 12

    Kestner 171 bisque socket head doll

    Est.
    $400 - $600
  • Kestner 171 bisque socket head doll
    Estimate
    $400 - $600
    Lot 13

    Kestner 171 bisque socket head doll

    Est.
    $400 - $600
  • Heinrich Handwerck bisque socket head doll
    Estimate
    $300 - $500
    Lot 14

    Heinrich Handwerck bisque socket head doll

    Est.
    $300 - $500
  • Heinrich Handwerck 285 socket head doll
    Estimate
    $300 - $500
    Lot 15

    Heinrich Handwerck 285 socket head doll

    Est.
    $300 - $500
  • Schoenau & Hoffmeister bisque socket head
    Estimate
    $150 - $250
    Lot 16

    Schoenau & Hoffmeister bisque socket head

    Est.
    $150 - $250
  • Grace S Putnam Bye-lo bisque baby doll
    Estimate
    $100 - $200
    Lot 17

    Grace S Putnam Bye-lo bisque baby doll

    Est.
    $100 - $200
  • early 20th c Kathe Kruse composition girl doll
    Estimate
    $500 - $1,000
    Lot 18

    early 20th c Kathe Kruse composition girl doll

    Est.
    $500 - $1,000
  • early 20th c Kathe Kruse painted cloth girl doll
    Estimate
    $500 - $1,000
    Lot 19

    early 20th c Kathe Kruse painted cloth girl doll

    Est.
    $500 - $1,000
  • ca 1900 German rabbit nodder automaton
    Estimate
    $10,000 - $20,000
    Lot 20

    ca 1900 German rabbit nodder automaton

    Est.
    $10,000 - $20,000
  • Eagle & eaglets cast iron mechanical bank
    Estimate
    $400 - $700
    Lot 21

    Eagle & eaglets cast iron mechanical bank

    Est.
    $400 - $700
  • Always Did 'Spis a Mule mechanical bank
    Estimate
    $200 - $300
    Lot 22

    Always Did 'Spis a Mule mechanical bank

    Est.
    $200 - $300
  • 1885 Speaking Dog cast iron mechanical bank
    Estimate
    $200 - $300
    Lot 23

    1885 Speaking Dog cast iron mechanical bank

    Est.
    $200 - $300
  • Owl Turning Head cast iron mechanical bank
    Estimate
    $250 - $350
    Lot 24

    Owl Turning Head cast iron mechanical bank

    Est.
    $250 - $350
  • Black Americana cast iron mechanical bank
    Estimate
    $100 - $150
    Lot 25

    Black Americana cast iron mechanical bank

    Est.
    $100 - $150
  • Black Americana cast iron cigar cutter
    Estimate
    $400 - $700
    Lot 26

    Black Americana cast iron cigar cutter

    Est.
    $400 - $700
  • Harris Royal Blue Line cast iron floor train
    Estimate
    $150 - $250
    Lot 27

    Harris Royal Blue Line cast iron floor train

    Est.
    $150 - $250
  • early automobile friction toy with cast iron rider
    Estimate
    $100 - $150
    Lot 28

    early automobile friction toy with cast iron rider

    Est.
    $100 - $150
  • Dayton Boy on Sled pressed steel friction toy
    Estimate
    $100 - $150
    Lot 29

    Dayton Boy on Sled pressed steel friction toy

    Est.
    $100 - $150
  • vintage Hubley Red Devil cast iron race car
    Estimate
    $500 - $800
    Lot 30

    vintage Hubley Red Devil cast iron race car

    Est.
    $500 - $800
  • MH Fishman Églomisé and Gilt trade sign
    Estimate
    $300 - $500
    Lot 31

    MH Fishman Églomisé and Gilt trade sign

    Est.
    $300 - $500
  • Mobil Gargoyle porcelain sign
    Estimate
    $200 - $400
    Lot 32

    Mobil Gargoyle porcelain sign

    Est.
    $200 - $400
  • Allied Mills Inc. IQ Advertising sign
    Estimate
    $200 - $400
    Lot 33

    Allied Mills Inc. IQ Advertising sign

    Est.
    $200 - $400
  • Embossed Steel VT US 7 sign
    Estimate
    $200 - $400
    Lot 34

    Embossed Steel VT US 7 sign

    Est.
    $200 - $400
  • Original Texaco gas pump globe
    Estimate
    $300 - $600
    Lot 35

    Original Texaco gas pump globe

    Est.
    $300 - $600
  • Ward's Lime Crush dispenser- missing pump
    Estimate
    $1,000 - $2,000
    Lot 36

    Ward's Lime Crush dispenser- missing pump

    Est.
    $1,000 - $2,000
  • Soda Fountain Dispensers
    Estimate
    $200 - $400
    Lot 37

    Soda Fountain Dispensers

    Est.
    $200 - $400
  • Stockwell and Steele - Trade Broadside
    Estimate
    $150 - $250
    Lot 38

    Stockwell and Steele - Trade Broadside

    Est.
    $150 - $250
  • H.W. Baxter & Co. -Trade Broadside
    Estimate
    $150 - $250
    Lot 39

    H.W. Baxter & Co. -Trade Broadside

    Est.
    $150 - $250
  • Railway Express Agency Inc sign
    Estimate
    $300 - $600
    Lot 40

    Railway Express Agency Inc sign

    Est.
    $300 - $600
  • Simon and Patrick SP 6 Spruce Dreadnaught Guitar
    Estimate
    $200 - $400
    Lot 41

    Simon and Patrick SP 6 Spruce Dreadnaught Guitar

    Est.
    $200 - $400
  • Yamaha FG 75 acoustic guitar
    Estimate
    $100 - $200
    Lot 42

    Yamaha FG 75 acoustic guitar

    Est.
    $100 - $200
  • Yamaha G -245S II classical guitar
    Estimate
    $100 - $200
    Lot 43

    Yamaha G -245S II classical guitar

    Est.
    $100 - $200
  • Silvertone 000 Auditorium size guitar
    Estimate
    $100 - $200
    Lot 44

    Silvertone 000 Auditorium size guitar

    Est.
    $100 - $200
  • Unmarked Korean student model guitar
    Estimate
    $100 - $200
    Lot 45

    Unmarked Korean student model guitar

    Est.
    $100 - $200
  • Starcaster by Fender - Strat electric guitar
    Estimate
    $100 - $200
    Lot 46

    Starcaster by Fender - Strat electric guitar

    Est.
    $100 - $200
  • Weyman Mandolute mandolin
    Estimate
    $100 - $200
    Lot 47

    Weyman Mandolute mandolin

    Est.
    $100 - $200
  • unmarked mandolin
    Estimate
    $100 - $200
    Lot 48

    unmarked mandolin

    Est.
    $100 - $200

Auction Description

Oct 26th Doll, Toy, Advertising and Musical Instruments by Duane Merrill and Co.
Day One of our October auction will include an extremely rare German rabbit automaton, a rare ostrich carousel figure, antique dolls, toys, bears, banks, signs, advertising, country store, mechanical items including phonographs & music boxes, & musical instruments. Day Two will include a military collection of WWII German Third Reich Nazi memorabilia, WWI, & Civil War material, as well as antique & modern firearms, & a large collection of Lladro figures in their original boxes, & a continuation of other Day One categories. Read more
Duane Merrill and Co.
Williston, VT 05495
United States

info@merrillsauction.com

Phone:+18028782625

Buyer’s Premium

Start Premium (%)
$0 23.00

Bid Increments

Start Increments ($)
$0 $10
$100 $25
$500 $50
$1,000 $100
$2,500 $250
$5,000 $500
$10,000 $1,000
$25,000 $2,500
$50,000 $5,000
$100,000 $10,000

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Shipping Info

We do not ship in house. For small items we suggest Pack and Send Plus - ship@packandsendplus.com (802)560-4111 following the auction they will pick up paid for lots and make arrangements. For furniture and large objects we suggest Wendy Buckus at North Wind Transport - nwtransport@aol.com (603)491-5199 We are glad to make other reasonable arrangements for items and private hauling in the Northeast is often available through staff or other haulers. Read more

Terms & Conditions

Terms and Conditions DUANE MERRILL & COMPANY AUCTIONEERS & APPRAISERS AUCTION TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF SALE PAYMENT Cash or approved check with dealer I.D. which must be approved by the clerks. The clerks may require a current letter of credit from your bank. All purchases must be paid for in full before the removal of any item from the sales floor. We allow no charge accounts. Canadian funds will be accepted at our bank's current exchange rate. Bad checks will be prosecuted to fullest extent of the law. The auction house may at its discretion hold property until funds have cleared. SALES TAX Unless exempt by law the purchaser will be required to pay VT state and local sales tax. Current rate is 7%. If you are a non-profit or dealer, please provide us with your UST paperwork. BUYERS PREMIUMS: * A buyer’s premium of 23% applied to cash or approved check purchases will be added to the successful bid price and is payable by the purchaser as part of the total purchase price. ALL GOODS ARE SOLD AS IS AND ALL SALES ARE FINAL WITH NO IMPLIED OR EXPRESSED WARRANTY It is the responsibility of prospective bidders to examine items and decide their level of interest. Neither the auctioneer, consignor, nor seller is responsible for the accuracy of any printed, written or verbal description. PLEASE ATTEND THE AUCTION PREVIEW AND EXAMINE THE ITEMS. BUYER IS RESPONSIBILITY On the fall of the hammer or in the customary manner, title to the offered lot will pass to the highest bidder acknowledged by the auctioneer, subject to the conditions set forth herein, and such bidder there upon assumes full risk and responsibility for the article. Our employees will exercise caution in handling the goods but do so at the buyer's risk. CONTESTED BIDS In the event of any dispute between bidders, or in the event of doubt on the part of us as to the validity of any bid, the auctioneer will have final discretion either to determine the successful bidder, or withdraw the lot, or to re-offer and resell the article in dispute. UNRESERVED AUCTION This is a legal term to show that the items will be sold to the high bidder regardless of price, and that neither the owner nor auction house has set a reserve or minimum selling price. Note: UNLESS THE ADVERTISEMENT OR TERMS STATE "UNRESERVED" THE AUCTION IS WITH RESERVE. OPENING & NOMINAL BIDS Small bids made with the purpose of disparaging an item may be rejected by the auctioneer. The auctioneer reserves the right to reject an opening bid that, in his opinion, is not commensurate with the value of the lot. The lot will be passed. POOLS are an association of dealers or collectors formed with the purpose of keeping down auction prices for the benefit of its members. They are illegal and under no circumstances will they be permitted. The auctioneer may at his discretion bid on behalf of the seller or elect to with-draw a lot if in his opinion a pool is operating. FIREARMS SALES: ALL FIREARMS ARE SOLD IN ACCORDANCE TO ATF REGULATIONS A VALID FFL (or C&R on valid firearms) will be required to ship firearms. Duane Merrill and Co are not responsible for failed background checks. Duane Merrill and Co are not responsible for local laws or firearms regulations outside of the State of Vermont. Please check your local laws to ensure you can possess specific firearms prior to bidding. Payment must be cleared prior to shipping. UNDER NO CONDITIONS WILL WE SHIP OR SELL FIREARMS OUTSIDE OF THE UNITED STATES. Items may be withdrawn at any time prior to the offering of each lot. Any online item may be passed if it differs from given description or photograph. THE RECORD OF SALE kept by the auction clerks will be taken as final in the event of any dispute. ABSENTEE BIDS will be executed as a convenience to the customer, when possible. The auction house will not be held responsible for any errors or failures to execute bids. The bid will be executed competitively. A down payment may be required. We will notify the bidder if successful. The decision to accept an absentee bid will be left to our discretion. Payment is due upon notification of a successful bid. All payments must be made within one week of auction. PACKING and SHIPPING may be arranged as a courtesy and at the buyers expense. DUANE MERRILL AND CO DO NOT SHIP IN HOUSE. Delivery to a third party unaffiliated shipper will be arranged after full payment has been received. Duane Merrill and Co cannot provide shipping estimates, nor are they responsible for shipping charges accrued by buyers. The auction house must receive cleared funds to release absentee purchased property. ABSENTEE BIDDERS must give lot number and description of item, amount of bid, daytime phone number, complete address and tax number (if applicable). Bids will be accepted up to 1/2 hour before the start of the auction - And No Later. PHONE BIDDING Phone bidding is executed as a convenience to the buyer. A minimum starting bid of $500.00 applies when a phone line is requested to bid on an item. A down payment and/or credit card may be requested prior to sale. Payment is due upon completion of sale. Packing & shipping arrangements may be arranged at the buyers expense. EXCEPTIONS to these terms or conditions of sale will be announced at the start of the auction. We take pride in our business and hope you enjoy our auctions. We look forward to serving you and thank you for your attendance.