Saturday, August 29, 2015

NOTE SPECIAL START TIME: 9 am (doors open at 7:30 am)

Auctioneer’s estimated sale time:  9am-11am (250 lots of merchandise)

Walnut Creek Auction Center, 334 2nd Avenue West, Milan, IL 61264


Our countdown towards retirement continues with an emptying of the building, inc. a small estate we just accepted, the contents of a Kewanee antique store (partial) & lots of other goodies. Something here for everyone. We will sell out in a continuing series of short, quick-hit auctions. Come & join us as we walk through our collectibles, tools & household goods. Below is a partial list. We’ll have you out the door in 1.5-2 hours.


COLLECTIBLES:  #6 crock, #2 crock, “bee sting” crock, Western Stoneware jug, old Nativity set,  hand-painted wall pockets from Japan,  Illinois State band medals, Argus Cintar camera w/leather case, “Diamond Centers” thermometer advertising piece,  pr. red/orange Fire King coffee mugs, pr. De Forest burnt orange pitchers, Gilbert erector set, old Milton Bradley Lotto game, “El Producto” tin,  box of “Tiara” hair pins, “Hungarian paprika” tin, “Type Art” tin, “Closet Secret Bumper Set” box, pr. matching lion candleholders, Occupied Japan dog, ’92-’93 unopened bottle of Pepsi longneck & other older milk, pop & medicine empty bottles incl. Carse & Ohweiler RI/Moline, IL, Indianapolis MBS one qt. liq., 1 pint Coca Cola, Fox Head Waukesha, Isabel “love birds”, “child w/3 bunnies”, shamrocks”, & lg. “hugs”, “little Bloom corn”, sm. mistletoe, 12 Willow Trees, white enamel bedpan, Walt Disney Parade set of 4 books,  Milton Bradley Manuscript Wall Cards (IOP),  approx. 50 hankerchiefs from Switzerland & Austria, Collector’s Choice fine bisque porcelain doll (IOB), Westinghouse sad iron, metal picnic basket, lots of fun bar glasses, incl. Lonestar, Falstaff, Hamms, Bud, Carta Blanca Cerveze, etc., 2 chalk women figurines, NASCAR 1/64 Racing Champ cars w/cards (IOP/never opened., 1/64 farm toys inc. ERTL Bigfoot & National Farm Toy Museum, Deere, Davy Allison cards, set of tea leaf cards, Hall’s red/orange sm. pitcher, McDonalds Ty Beanie Babies (IOP), old flower-gathering basket, 25 pc. Rogers Stainless Steel gold plated flatware, Barbie (NIB), yellow depression glass cookie jar, pink depression footed bowl & platter, RedMan tobacco tin signs, original Popeye little red wagon, 250+ ball point pen/pencil collection, Bossons English gent figurine, JD toy farm tractor & wagon, leaded glass pieces, matching glass oil lamps, war memorabilia inc. night signal flashlight, empty grenade, vintage photo negatives, war manuals, vintage wall cards for teacher, vintage ladies dress hat in original box, Occupied Japan pieces, old flat iron, wheat & grass impression clayware, silverplate, set of 4 candlewick pieces, vintage temp/clock/humidity. SPORTS CARDS: 5,000+ sports cards inc. Kaybee, Score, Fleer, Upper Deck, All-Star. NFL, MLB, NBA. D. Sanders, Sharpe, Riggs, Sims, Roby, Bahr, Theismann, Testaverde, L. Bird, M. Malone. M. Jordan cards inc. rare multi-sport golf, baseball, basketball. Pete Rose autographed photo. HOUSEHOLD:  31” w x 72” l mini blinds-chocolate (NIB), Hampton Bay Cameron 52”ceiling fan (NIB), area carpets (very nice custom rugs 8’ +, pig on a motorcycle cookie jar (NIB), twin draft guard for door (NIB), Bissell bagless vac, king size comforter (new & clean), bird feeder, picnic plate set, beer mugs, plastic storage drawers & plastic containers, Air Stream cookie jar, flat of new memo pads, pitchers & vases, dishes, enamel pans, doll rocker & dolls inc. bisque, sm. marble-base desktop globe, misc. glassware sold by the flat, rugs & carpets, JetSpa for feet. JEWELRY:  More costume and other very nice pieces of jewelry than you can shake a stick at. 100s of pieces in dozens of flats will sell choice and close-out, choice & close-out, etc. FURS: High-end fur coat/capes and 2 hats. LAWN & GARDEN:  Yard Machine 4 hp 22” hi-wheel push mower, 18 hp 46” ind./comm. Briggs & Stratton engine riding mower, new rain barrel, Toro 526 snow thrower w/ 2 sets of chains, new SoilSaver composter, handmade wood lathe, light weight picnic table, round glass top outdoor table & 4 cloth chairs, outdoor campers canopy (IOB), garden wagon, huge floor jack, car ramps, snow thrower, Tube Craft Flora Cart professional plant starter stand, heavy wheelbarrow, wood handmade plant stand, wood porch swing, long handled tools, flats of misc. screws/nuts/bolts (NIB), rubber garden hose, 8-piece threader/reamer set in wood case, paint sprayer compressor on wheels, NEW inc. screwdriver set, needle nose, allen wrenches, wood bit set, 1’ level, swivel lock knife, pocket knife, drill bits, car ramps, riding mower front-mount 42” blade, 10-ton floor jack, misc. paints & chemicals, vintage hand-made wood mallet & steel chisel, 2’ stepladders, halogen lights. FURNITURE:  Beautiful professional adjustable piano stool, curios, complete white wicker set, pr. glass top end tables, knee hole desk & chair, wood tile top plant stand, area rugs, L-shaped office desk, wood swivel desk chair, 4’ bathroom light fixture & matching oak vanity mirror (both wall mount), sofas, casual & business chairs, hampers, apartment size wine chiller, entertainment centers, black 4-drawer legal size Hon file cabinet, brass lamps, dining set, display boxes, hutches, glass display upright cabinets, curios, cute tile top plant stand, vintage corner chair.

Walnut Creek Auction Company

“Quad Cities Premier Auction House”

Becky Aeschliman, President                  David Aeschliman, Auctioneer

To receive personal e-mailed sales inventory, e-mail or call 309/558-8087.

Next auction is September 12. Same time. Same place. More of it.