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Price Realized:
800.00 USD
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Price Realized 800.00 USD
Date Sold 2023-12-15T00:00:00
Date(s)
12/2/2023 - 12/15/2023
AUCTIONEER INFORMATION
Bidding Notice:

Online Bidding only, standard bidding increments. Competitive Bidding.


Information
Lot # 65
Estimate 300.00 - 1,200.00 USD
Group - Category Real Estate - Residential
Lead Gilded Age London "Longbourn" Mansion (Bryan Pool)
Description
Gilded Age London Mansion. Forever England "Longbourn" by Bryan Pool (1987(, This piece was purchased for $5500 in 2006. This stately four story house has a brick exterior, second story wrought iron balconies, and a sunken garden patio with spiral staircase access. On the first floor, paving stones lead to tiled front steps, and paneled front door with working lion knocker. Multiple paned and glazed windows throughout. First floor windows with window boxes and shutters. Third floor windows with window boxes. Hinged access panels on all four stories. First floor panel may need some alterations in order to open fully. Basement interior has a kitchen with a stone floor. First floor has entryway and living room with fireplace and wall sconces. Second floor is a paneled office or study with dark wood paneling, built-in bookshelves and a stone fireplace. Third floor has wood floor, stone fireplace with coals, andirons, and fender. Fourth floor includes real blue tiles with working period pull-flush toilet, hand-painted sink and tub, and water dispenser. Overall good condition. Structure is electrified, but does not work. Some repair needed to front railing, shingles, and brick. Approximate dimensions: 56.5" high x 24" wide x 23.5" deep
Name Thurtle Dollhouses and Miniatures (12/15/23) CG
Auctioneer
Type Live Webcast Auction
Date(s) 12/2/2023 - 12/15/2023
Auction Date/Time Info
Pre bidding is open now. Auction ends on 12/15/23.
Preview Date/Time The week of the auction, call for an appointment 717-755-8945
Checkout Date/Time After the auction is complete.
Location
Buyer Premium 28% Buyer's Premium (see notes)
Description
A Dollhouse Collector's Dream Auction Part 2 from the Marianne Thurtle Collection Friday, December 15, 2023, 9 a.m. Online Only - Preview Available by Appt Same Week. Over 400 lots with hundreds of miniatures from the most expansive collection of dollhouses, room boxes & extraordinary American & European Artisan Miniatures including: DOLLHOUSES: 35+ Doll Houses, Room Boxes / Shadowboxes including Prairie Mid Century Modern, English Spring Garden Shadowbox, Uptown New York City Apartment Building, Gilded Age London “Longbourn” Mansion and a Tudor Dollhouse by Bryan Pool, Medieval Renaissance Tudor Style and others. Highlights include: Jane Graber stoneware, Native American style Pottery miniatures, Night Music Shadowbox by Ray Whitledge and Terry Noack, John Hodgson Tall Case Clock, Artisan Dolls (15+) Miniatures, Miniature GWE-CHE Collectible China Cabinet, Hemy Miniature Dollhouses, John Olson Native American Miniature Paintings, Charming New Orleans French Quarter Saloon, Alpine Snowscape Magical Unicorn Shadowbox, Goebel Olszewski Hand-Crafted Bronze Miniatures, William Clinger Windsor Chair, Jim Irish Hand Blown Crystal Vases, and more! ARTISAN FURNITURE MAKERS may include Susanne Russo, R. L. Sutton, Ruth Mazur, Kelly Curtis, Laura Gill, Tucker, Betty Blankenfeld, Ray Whitledge, Patricia Herbillon, Edward Norton, Gary Larsen, Jones, Helton, E. Schmidt, Semple, Noel Thomas, Paul Ki-Kydd, Robert Carlisle, Roger Gutheil, Gerald Crawford, Hurley, Roberson, Walton, Chestnut Hill Studio & others. ARTISAN ACCESSORY MAKERS may include Thelma DeMet, Thomas Natseway, R. C. Jemez, Judy Shields, Igma Hayes, Finnie Willis, Neil Carter, Ron Bufton, Frank Balestrieri, Mary Bures, Amanda Skinner, Andrew Nichols, E. Levy, lots of Goebel Olszewski, Carol Olsen, Arlyn Coad, Bob Barnes, Hamer, Dana Kubick, Potts, Mundus, Borrower’s Press & others. Note: We found a duplicate, lot 41 and 142, and deleted 142 so move your bids if needed.
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Exemption numbers from other states are accepted in PA if presented with a business card or letterhead. Dealers, museums, and other qualifying parties can apply for a Pennsylvania exemption number prior to the auction by contacting the Pennsylvania Department of State 8. Successful bidders will have a buyers premium equal to 25% of the final bid price. 9. Keystone Auctions LLC. and its consignors make no warranty or representation, express or implied that the purchaser will acquire any copyright or reproduction rights to any lot sold. Keystone Auctions LLC. expressly reserves the right to reproduce any image of the lots sold in this catalog. The copyright in all images, illustrations and written material produced by or for Keystone Auctions LLC. relating to a lot, including the contents of this catalog, is, and shall remain at all times, the property of Keystone Auctions LLC. and shall not be used by the purchaser, nor by anyone else, without our prior written consent. 10. 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Denial or delay of licensing will not constitute cancellation or delay in payment for the total purchase price of these lots. It is recommended furniture or LARGER ITEMS to be shipped by an independent shipper contracted by you. One method of contacting an independent shipper is via uship.com their website is https://www.uship.com where you can receive quotes for your larger items. Our recommended PACK & SHIP company for the smaller items is Postal Connections Store 209. They offer FedEx DHL USPS. 12. Unless other shipping arrangements are made, once payment has been received, Keystone Auctions will drop the items off items at a shipping location and packaging, shipping arrangements and payments will be made directly with them. If no shipper is selected at time of payment it will be at the discretion of Keystone Auctions and you will be notified accordingly. Shipping: Shipping is the responsibility of the purchaser. Some property that is sold at auction can be subject to laws governing export from the U.S., such as items that include material from some endangered species. Import restrictions from foreign countries are subject to these same governing laws. Granting of licensing for import or export of goods from local authorities is the sole responsibility of the buyer. Denial or delay of licensing will not constitute cancellation or delay in payment for the total purchase price of these lots. All items are sold "as is". Refunds will be considered with proof of misrepresentation and return of item. Call or Email us within 5 days of receipt to discuss.
Your bid must adhere to the bid increment schedule.
Bid Amount Bid Increment
0.00 - 45.00 5.00 USD
45.01 - 190.00 10.00 USD
190.01 - 475.00 25.00 USD
475.01 - 950.00 50.00 USD
950.01 - 4,900.00 100.00 USD
4,900.01 - 10,000.00 200.00 USD
10,000.01 - 9,999,999.99 500.00 USD
Currency USD
Buyer Premium 28% Buyer's Premium (see notes)
Payment Terms
Payment is due within 7 calendar days of auction. Payment may be made with Visa/MC/AMEX, cash, money orders, cashier's checks. Keystone Auctions DOES NOT accept PayPal, Bid Pay, or Western Union wires. We will send invoices with CurrencyPay option but we may also charge cards directly. Bank wires accepted > $1000 (+$25 inbound bank fee) and may be required for high $ purchase, gold, diamonds, sterling and non-US bidders. *An email will be sent with instructions should that be the case.* Purchases paid with checks held until payment has cleared. Invoice MAY include 6% PA sales tax for PA Residents/ We will remove it for non-PA residents or if you provide a PA exemption certificate. *If paying with Credit Card, a small processing fee will be added.*
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