Elegant & Huge Executive Estate Auction

Karen & the late Dean Stotz Estate of Bettendorf

Saturday, July 22, 2017

Auction at 10 am      Doors open at 8:30 am

The Golden Leaf Banquet Center, 2902 E. Kimberly Road, Davenport, IA 52807


With enormous gratitude to the sellers, we introduce you to what is probably one of the finest executive estate sales you’ll ever have the opportunity to attend. Dean Stotz was an accomplished Master Gardener & more notably, a master wood turner & leather tooling craftsman. Much of the furniture was handmade by Dean, who took pride in building in the classic Belgium-German style. This furniture & his “wood turnings” are classic & elegant. Please study this inventory & hopefully, you’ll decide to join us at this lavish executive estate auction. 2-3 auction rings will run simultaneously as we have 1,000+ lots to sell at 100-120 lots/hour/auctioneer. Come early to register as we expect a large crowd. Food & RRs on-site.


GERMAN ANTIQUE FURNITURE (most imported):  Carved & hand painted wall shelf, 53” x 25” x 38” h entertainment center w/ 2 drawers & 2 open cubicles w/ glass top, vintage labor chair 29” h, ornately carved wood chair w/ leather, ornate display & storage hutch contains 5 cabinet doors & 3 drawers, ivory colored pair of engraved chairs, ornate carved wood dresser w/ marble top/open wood shelves & drawers.

ANTIQUE GERMAN WALL & MANTLE CLOCKS: Schatz dome clock, 2 large grandfather clocks work, cuckoo clocks (Germany), ornate mantle clock, $2 bill clock (non-work), 3 wall clocks, clock parts.

FURNITURE: Auctioneer Note: This furniture is magnificent & most is handmade. Most flat surfaces have glass tops.  Hand- & custom-made 6’ oak dining table w/ 8 chairs & xtra leaf from Olde Way Furniture, Orion, IL, roll top computer desk with extra drawers & cubbies, La-Z-Boy leather-look fabric 3-seat sofa w/elec. recliner on both ends, quilt rack, sm. folding table w/removable serving tray 13.5” x 10.5” x26”h, sewing table stand, gun cabinet 25” x 13” x 71”h, lighted curio 26” x 14.5” x 75”h, entertainment center w/adjustable shelving 45” x 25” x 80”h, walnut handmade wall mirror 65” x 41”h., queen sleigh bed (approx. 5 y/o), king sleigh bed w/2 matching night stands 16” x 25” x 29”h & 2 matching dressers, desk chair, pr. beige/tan chairs on rollers, lighted curio w/adjustable glass shelving, 60” x 42” formica table w/leaves, set of 6 ornately engraved & upholstered matching chairs, engraved service cabinet 47” x 15” x 58” h w/ key, 43” x 35” h gold trim wall mirror, end table w/ lift-off glass serving tray, 31.5” x 30.5” h ornately carved serving table (can be removed) with cloven feet/cherubs/dragons, 30.5” x 21” h round glass top table w/ carved claw feet, single ornate wood back chair, 13” x 20” h sm. wall cabinet w/ ornate carvings w/ interior shelf, garden bench for 2, 4’ x 3’ walnut finish glass front wall mount display cabinet w/ 6 shelves, ornate piano stool w/ leather seat insert, oval 3-tiered glass enclosed side table featuring interior display shelving, soapstone ornate table w/ Chinese engraved art top & spindle leg, locking Brink’s safe, two fabric floral sofas.

ARTWORK & PHOTO/PIC FRAMES: Darrell Bush framed giclees “The Gathering Place”, signed by Bush “Warm Reflections”, pheasant by wagon wheel, highly collectible 1999 pheasant habitat stamp hen/rooster stamp & artwork (artist proof 146) framed in oak, solid brass 8”x10” (NIB), autographed Bush w/ personal message, 8”x5” silver plate, 4”x6” Duoband, 3.5’x5” accent, (NIB), Marquis by Waterford Rainfall 4”x6”, new/not used picture frames, shadow boxes, vintage frames from Iowa, dual photo frame, 4 brass photo frame holders.

ANTIQUES & COLLECTIBLES: Antique formal dining table w/xtra leaves, Lincoln drape oil lamp, antique dressing table w/ mirror, 1900 era brass base lamp, Red Wing #15 & #30 crocks, 2 misc. crocks, hand-carved German figurines inc. fisherman 20” & woman shopping, hunter w/dog, gun & knapsack.  Hand-carved wood wall hanging “hunter’s paradise” depicting game animals & gun, Bundy & Co. handcrafted wood duck, wood duck bookends, ‘04 Big Sky Carvers loon, marbles inc. 5 John Deere, 1 Mickey Mouse, 1 Trigger & 2 misc., 8 bird figurines, spoons from Europe, brass candle snuffer & 2 brass bow hangers, sm. Amana Colonies mug, set of 6 vintage spoons/forks/napkin rings, European spoons, vintage doll head, sm. brass hammer, brass magnifying glass, spindle for paper, antique gas torch, antique ice tongs, galloping white porcelain horse figurines, lead crystal pitchers, vintage ruby red “black” vase, bone-based boxes, brass table mirror, oil lamp converted to elec., 4 lead German soldiers on horseback vintage figurines, handled sad iron, old hotel bell ringers, vintage cast black mini-tub, belt buckle collection.

HOUSEHOLD:  20” LG & Coby TVs, LG WaveForce inverter direct drive washer, Whirlpool dryer, 2 nice/used crockpots, Steam Vac deep clean carpet cleaner, metal folding carry along stools, decorative wall hangings & photo albums, Singer Quantum CXL elect. computerized sewing machine embroiderer, sm. cloth kennel, sm. hard plastic carrier, sm. folding cage, pet gate, Holmes floor heater, 2 floor tower fans, Holmes floor fan, Toastmaster room heater (IOB), sm. white wire shelving, PSC 2400 Picturemate in soft case, hummingbird on flower  music box, pie bird, The Dragonfly dioptric scope made w/dried birch, pr. brass ducks, Revereware pots/pans/skillets, Corning pans & skillet, skillets (1 new), floral enamel colanders, Corelle dishes, Corningware, Pyrex, Anchor Hocking, steak knives, measuring cups, drink glasses, replica telephone works, hand turned wooden s & p set, drawer organizers, Panasonic 5-band equalizer, speakers, cassette player, LG tv, pizza cutter, neck and headphones, Sony CD rack of cassettes, room floor fan, crock lamp, Memorex Colby digital DVD player, set of 3 Bose speakers. ALL THESE ITEMS ARE NEW IN BOX: Rival crockpot, Oster blender, B & D elec. skillets, Kenmore elec. skillet, Houdini lever corkscrew, sm. pet lookout car booster seat, Brookstone 4-in-1 touchscreen clock w/backlight, Centurion Collec. Coasters, Mr. Dudley s & p shakers, drawer organizers, Regent Sheffield steak knife set (England), Mode Danish heirloom carving set, stag-handled Solingen German Rostfrel carving set, full picnic basket never used.

ISABEL BLOOM: “Always With You”, dove, porcupine, owl, fawn, rabbit, basket, ’05 flower vase w/insert, ’97 Centennial Bridge w/eagle, ’99 angel girl w/present behind back, ‘86 angel girl w/apron of flowers, girl on knees hugging puppy, ’94 boy & girl reading book, heart w/lattice & roses (2 ea.).  Eggs are as follows: ’96 leaping sheep (2 ea.), ’92 rabbits (2 ea.), chicks (2 ea.), ’97 flowers, ‘95 iris/daffodil, ’99 egg in a basket, ’93 tulips, ’98 butterfly, sm. pic. religious.

GLASS & CRYSTAL: Most (NIB) MIKASA:  Several sets candle holders, Diamond Fire oval covered box, heart boxes, mini vases, bud vase, Sutton clock, photo frame.  STUDIO NOVA: bud vases, French Iris round covered box, Country Town covered box. OTHER: Oneida lead crystal vase, Block 24% full lead crystal, Czech Repub. 7” vase (NIB), Noritake Crystal Satin Leaves 7: bud vase & 3” votive, 5th Ave. crystal 2”x2” clock, crystal bells, sm. Fenton blue hobnob, apprx. 27 asstd. vintage & newer perfume bottles, 16 cut glass glasses, entire tote of leaded crystal vases from grandma’s days, cranberry leaded glass wine glasses, antique jade clock, 30-year German stein collection inc. King western Germany, #30SI Deutschland, Weisgotter/rinkribnaus, couple w/ guitar, Gerz woman, Fullenundleeren music box, eagle w/ lid, Daistesshon guy courting gal, Orig King Salzburg, 1008 Berlin, KMP singing/drinking, Ducks Unlmtd. Waterfowl series fourth ed. 1990 #16911, 11 leaded crystal decanters, entire box of asst’d Precious Moments figurines, several boxes of high-end vases, dishes, glassware & cut crystal, ironstone serving bowl w/ lid (Johnson Bros of England), German ironstone basin w/ pitcher.

CAMERAS & ELECTRONICS:  Canon ES1000 movie camera w/access., Minolta 35mm X700 w/ 6 lenses & flash, tripods, Bell & Howell Lumina projector, Ambigo deluxe video transfer system, vintage collectible Keystone Americana zoom 774 8mm camera, Kalart editor & viewer 8mm color & bxw, Adams projector screen, 4 lights, HP Photosmart 2400 printer.

LEATHER WORKING TOOLS: Mallets, stamping kits, patterns, hole punches, brushes, rivets, snaps, splines, cutters, wedges, pattern punches, Bullseye holster set, billfold sets, cell phone set, zip kit, Craftool alphabet set, custom sealing iron, 34-pc. steel stamping set, Craftsman 3-drawer tabletop tool box full of leather tools, stamps & more, one box of leather craft books, Tower Hobbies custom sealing iron (IOB).

WOOD WORKING & OTHER TOOLS: Misc. dimensional lumber (u pick up at house; will auction from photo), BIG STUFF: Hegner HDB175 spinal table lathe w/ jigs, Craftsman upright power scroller saw, Clayton oscillating spindle sander, Delta Unisaw tilt table saw top industrial weight, Dayton model 45-120 upright power sander on rolling cart w/ ¾ hp motor, large Craftsman elec. radial arm saw w/ 2.75 hp & 10” blades, Delta upright band saw on rolling cart w/ extender kit, Farm & Fleet 16-speed floor model drill press 5/8 capacitor, in-line dust vac system, Performax table roll sander on wheels w/ power feed, Craftsman dual head sander w/ ¼” grinders, Chicago angle grinder (mounted). ALL OF THESE TOOLS ARE IN ORIG. PACKAGING: Handheld grout saw, live center set, wire stripper, hacksaw w/ replacement blades, sm. level, set of squares, C-clamps, Fiskars trimmers, action locks, hide-a-key, garden lighting set, 16-qt. stovetop turkey fry kit. PORTABLE/SMALLER TOOLS: WaxMaster polisher/buffer, Makita driver drill, ThermoStrip 3200 heat gun, Robert Sorberg thread cutting system, Porter Cable 362 belt sander, routers from B&D, Skil, Makita & Porter Cable, tap & die set, thread cutter set (new), 6’ & 8’ pipe clamps, Colwood wood burner set w/ multiple  heads, Porter Cable tiger saw, DeWalt sanding & abrasive wheels, Chicago multi-function detail sander, Porter Cable detail sander, Chicago elec. grinding wheel, Magna Force 2 hp portable compressor, Legacy 30’ air hose reel, 8” dual head grinder (slow speed) w/ 5 accessory wheels, Forstener bit set, box of drill &  wood bits, ½” circle cutter, double pocket hole guide, self centering dowel drill guide (NIB), Exact Cuts alignment tool set (NIB), Wolverine dressing attachment (NIB), thread lock glue, Magna planer knives, 2 Stanley wood  planes & others, elec. drill w/ chuck, entire set of Kro-Medge cutters, portable M75 vise, 2 staplers, InLace liquid inlay, dozens of clamps, dozens of various burring reamers & cutter/router bits from Craftsman, Schlagring & more (many NIB), little backscratchers, steel stamp set of letters & numbers, cutting knives set, woodburner, dowel former, 600 grit sanding bar, bar clamps, pipe clamps, center squares, levels, mitre saws, draw knives, hand bit driver, Tru-Grip alum. guide set, lots of glue spring clamps, laser straight line, circular woodcutters template sets, wood block clamps, angle clamps, calipers, more than a dozen wood handled scrapers & cutters (lathe), Spindlemaster & gauges, sandpaper draw knives, awls, wood block vises.

LAWN & GARDEN & TOOLS:  ’09 John Deere X540 riding mower w/ wheel weights ($500 refresh & new parts inc. new ECU computer chip, oil change, oil filters, elements, batter, low hours), Yard Machine 3-way chipper/shredder, brand new Troybilt 2-stage snowblower, Troybilt gas & elec. weedeaters, aerator, wheelbarrow, Craftsman trailer, tow-behind fertilizer spreader, 20’ & 28’ ext. ladders, Keller 6’ fiberglass step ladder, Werner 8’ alum. step ladder, Fiskars pruners, concrete squirrel couple, 2 geese, many long-handled tools, 2 sm. LP tanks, hose reel, patio furniture inc. set of 4 chairs, lg. & sm. table & white 2-person patio seat, , water pond chemicals, thermos controlled float heater, box of insect sprays, grill brush, misc. padlocks w/ keys, moisture tester for plants, misc. garage brooms, rakes, spades, ash shovel, lots of garden tools, battery charger w/ variable rates, 4 pair of limb loppers, BBQ tools, folding limb saw, dust masks, disp. gloves, 99 drawers of misc. screws inc. machine/lock/nails/lags/bolts/brass, nuts, 12 rolls of misc. tapes, fire starters, 20 bins of nails, concrete finish tools, ohm meter, Weller soldering iron & solder in case, several halogen lamps, misc. welding gloves & box of new leather gloves, screw driver set, metal punches, Allen wrenches, stud sensor, Darrell Bush outdoor thermometer, 2’ squeegee, trouble lights, metal rulers, B&D WorkMate, Mont. Ward car floor jack, sm. Dayton elec. motor, caulk gun, pipe wrenches, joint pliers, multi-purpose scissor set, leather tool holster, hatchet, Craftsman crescent wrench set, Craftsman oversize sockets, elec. pencil sharpener, wood foldout measures, 7 misc. tape measures, older circ. saw, Eveready radio battery tester, open end & box end wrenches, vices, Vice Grips, ratchet wrenches, limb saw, bow saw, hack saw, steel brushes, 7 tin snips, O-clamps, ball peen, rubber mallet, claw hammers, needle nose set, lock jaws, flat & rat tail files, punches, metal nippers, pick  hammer, clamp-on lights, concrete bits, hex wrench set, elec. cords-NEW, dual head halogen lamps on tripod, 5-shelf storage rack, air hose, 5-gal. gas tanks, leaf rake, lawn chemicals & auto fluids, furniture dolly, misc. tarps, Toro leaf blower, screwdrivers, pliers, pressure gauge, feeler gauge, antifreeze tester, small ballpeen, dust containment system, belt & table sanders, Stihl gas weedeater, elec. Craftsman hedge trimmer, HandyAir 5-gallon air tank, CharBroil outdoor cooking range, 12” dovetail jig, 4’ overhead ceiling lights, Delta 10” grinding wheel, 2” face, 1/8” arbor hole, battery holder, garden hose (lots), pipe bender, pick ax, garden rake, heavy mallet/ax, 2’ Stanley toolbox, tube flare kits, AstroFit offset closed end wrench set.

FISHING: Fishing encyclopedia, lots of misc. fishing equipment, Berkley & other fillet knives, net, Frabill aerator for live well, spooling station, 6 boxes of plastic jigs, lead weights, Plano tackle box, fishing chair, misc. reels (some vintage), lures, line, needlenose pliers, elec. knife, life vests, fly rods.

JOHN DEERE some larger/most are 1/64 scale:  (More than 100) Dubuque Works Historical Tractors 330U, 430U & 430T (3 ea.), vintage Semi, 430 Crawler, 430, 520 & 530 Tractors, 50th Anniv. Model A w/farmer, 1900 Commodity Cart, 4 WD Tractor, Delivery Truck w/6400 Tractor, Hydra-Push Spreader, Grain Drill 8300 (2 ea.), 1600 Mower Conditioner, Bale Throw Wagon, 6200 Tractor w/ROPS (2 ea.), Mulch Tiller (2 ea.), 6-Bottom Plow, Farm Machine Mixer Mill, Spec. Ed. 5010 Tractor w/Collector Coin, Double Anniv. 1 Yr. JD Commons/75 Yrs. Model D w/coin, Model D 1923-1953 & 630 LP 1958-1960, model 50 tractor, round baler, 12-row 7200 planter, 7800 tractor w/ end loader, 2x 95 combines, PLUS another 100+ 1/64 JD toys, semis, combines, trucks, trailers, tractors.

OTHER & ERTL DIE-CAST (NIB):  Construction equip. set, scraper, 9610 Maximizer combine, truck bank, ‘57 Chevy Bel Air Sport Coupes, McCormick-Deering Farmall, Hubley tractor, 1926 Seagrave fire truck bank, 8520 tractor, grinder mixer, ’91 Ertl dollar. IA Hawkeye vehicles, Farmall 806 tractor, cast dump truck & wagon, TruScale baler, IH disk.

MISC. JOHN DEERE:  Spinner Bait, Cross writing set w/logo (NIB), JD 100 amp battery & booster charger, 175th JD anniversary pen set.


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