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The Estate of John Morris in Vinton
Listing ID#: 105927
Vinton, VA 24179
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Bidding Starts: Sunday Dec 11,
Bidding Ends: Thursday Jan 12,
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Tommy Wagner Auctions
Contact: Tommy Wagner, Barry Muse
Phone: 540 4003753,8756432
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Terms & Conditions for Online Auctions Welcome to our Auctions, Online Bidding or Live and Onsite. These apply to any and all items of a personal property nature including vehicles or equipment. Auctioneer is an agent for our Seller(s) / Clients in every event. Anyone who meets the registration criteria for an event may bid for all being offered. Including but not limited to auctioneer, all helpers or staff. They pay and win as well being the last and highest bidder. We reserve the right to bid in behalf of and for the interest of our client. Please observe all notices in the catalog. Satisfy your own judgment before bidding. Each and every lot offered by single or group is SOLD AS IS. NO Exceptions. We do our best to provide adequate pictures and info and descriptions for you to make a judgement. Often items may have an imperfection we cannot see or find. They are still AS IS. This is an Auction and not a shopping experience. Absolutely NO RETURNS or Chargebacks of any nature. Anyone who registers with false information, PO Box address, or invalid CC Account will be declined permanently as a bidder in all events. We do a lot of research and study for significant items especially of an antique or historical item. Often we may be wrong however not for lack of trying. The Bidding system we rent for each event. It is not designed or structured by auctioneer. Please look at all notices and information and satisfy your own understanding before bidding. If anyone seeks to game the auctioneer or the portal, you will be declined as a bidder. Descriptions are our best view and understanding and may or may not meet your expectations. You may have your own opinion and we welcome that. It will not influence how we run our events. Please understand that our number of events, our numbers of bidders still continues to grow. Anyone who meets registration criteria may bid on any and every lot they desire. This includes anyone, helpers or other. They too may bid on anything of their interest. Many patrons bid at different levels on dozens of lots. For reasons known only to them. We have used this system now for 6 years. From time to time someone makes an underhanded suggestion concerning running the bids or other ideas they have. Any and all questions we will answer to the best of our ability. If it is your opinion that our auctions are somehow rigged? Please do not participate. Questions may be addressed by email to the auctioneer only! You must be registered to bid. You must have a valid card to register. Debit cards accepted as well. Increments are shown in the catalog. Remember there may be many bidders bidding even many days before an event is closing. You may leave max bids similar to ebay and as others bid against you on any lot the system will advance your bids. Some customers may continue to bid until the system shows they are winning on lots. This is how it works. As events begin to close on the scheduled Auction Date We do not automatically charge your credit cards. You have the option of cash or approved check at Checkout to receive your discount. Any lots, lot, or items may be removed from any catalog at any time without notice to anyone, Normally at the request of our Client. We as auctioneers are agents of and for the sellers or client and do not represent the bidders. There are no discounts for any credit card transactions. Shipping generally occurs on the next Monday after action events. There will be nominal fees for S&H, Postage and packaging as necessary. Added to invoice. Large bulky items are costly to ship. Cash Please for all invoices under $500. Checks are becoming costlier to process and we try to keep all incidental fees in check. If you fail to pick up your items, your credit card will be charged with no discounts. Handling fees will occur for any items having to be brought back to our facility. All are expected to bring adequate transport- vehicle and helpers for heavy lifting and loading. Many items we measure for your convenience and may be rounded without notice. Auction Co. will use whatever legal relief for any unpaid tickets or invoices that are available. YOU must provide tax exempt forms to us to be exempt. Currently @ 5.3% of the total. Does not apply to titled vehicles or farm equipment or implements. ALL Is offered to the last and highest bidder unless otherwise noted. Reserves are noted. Pick up and checkout are scheduled in the catalog. To keep our fees lower please adhere. I have to pay for all temporary helpers to retrieve your goods for you and to secure that all leave with what they have bargained for and won the bids for. Stagger closing, lot closing times may be different for each event as needed. No alternate pick-up dates. Fees will be charged for us to go back. Bidding is an enforceable contract so do not bid unless you are over the age of 18. 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The late John Morris of Vinton. Tools,Some Furniture,Household,Rare Collection of About 300 Unopened Vintage Beam Decanters, Fine Spirits, Dom Perigon assortment. Much More of Mostly Smalls and other collectibl ID may be required for spirit purchases. Do Not Bid unless you exceed 21 years of age. Refer to shipping details and costs. We have to transpot all to our facility for shipping.
Welcome to a Very Unique Estate-Online Bidding
All online Bidding. A very large assorted group of collector and other items. The late Mr. Morris, and his Son, Jerry, ran a very successful Shell Station, bottom of hill. from 60s and up.
Loads of Collectible Bottles *****
You must be over 21 years to bid in this event. All are sold AS IS, Strictly. We will try to mention the nuances in each group of Collector bottles and or flasks. All are old. 60s and up Beam, Wild Turkey, other. Most are unopened. some have tape. We...
Read description in Lot 2 before going forward.
Is Online Only Auction. All sold to last and highest bidder. AS IS with all items.
OPEN House- Monday 12-4 , Jan. 9th.
On Street Parking and only 6 folks at a time. Space is very crowded. NO Facilities- Please stop elsewhere before arrival. No Facilities or entry into upstairs at any time. No Exceptions and do not ask. The only Entry is at basement door in the back....
Shipping ! Costs per package and bottle-Read
Cost for packing and shipping. $12.50 per bottle or lot and packaging as necessary. package + Plus shipping costs and insurance. Few Firearms not shipped. All laws apply. Must be 21 and sign disclosure. Shipping as soon as we can! Costs apply for eve...
Weather Issues, In the event of interference
Of Bad Weather the Auction may be extended and we will notify as fast as possible. We respect the need for your safety- First. Thanks
Before you report me or my company! Read &
view image of the Law. It is allowable for an estate to sell unopened or boutique Bottles containing alcohol. The Seller is contacting the ABC office as is required. Designer or collector bottles also permitted. See Image, Thanks, Tommy.
All Bidding is online. 17 Second stagger
be logged in early. You may leave max bids and as others bid against you the system will bid up for you. Be logged in on Auction night to compete and win against others. Winning invoices will be emailed at the conclusion- download to open. Not needed...
Pickup is Friday 13 January from 12-5 ONLY
Make plans and bring helpers necessary. No Alternate dates and I will not be hauling anything! Please understand. 1402 Duke Drive Vinton Va. NO Entry into the home-NO Facilities. Go before ya show! No Kidding!
For Checkout- Bring your helpers! I will have cart
Will have carts but! DO Not try to enter upstairs. If you win a large number of Lots/ Bring Helpers. I will have carts but will not hold up other customers so someone can make multiple trips to the street. Your remaining items may be put outside. we ...
Jacket, Brocade, Saudi Arabia, Small
silk lining, 70s
1979 AMT T-Bird Model, Coke Tin
Model Partially assembled. All believed there!
Hull Pottery Pitcher, USA,3 x 8 1/2,
small stress on lip
"Whistle" Bottle, Seam stops, excellent, 8"T
2 part mold blown. Enough for 20 gallon unit? I cannot find this bottle!
Electric Clock,Runs,dirty,may not be correct bo
May not be correct box. Defroster !
Trumpet- Alliance, 60s, Has Mouthpiece
few dings. Vintage original Case
Vintage "Book" Bookends,Farber & Shelvin NY
Metal - Bronzed? Nice , Spelter?
Elgin Park "Redskins" snack set, ice and peanuts
Vintage, related to me that Mr. Morris had this for many years, used every Sunday for the game! Ice bucket center and snack tray.
Camel Saddle Stool, Saudi made
A Family Lady worked for Aramco in Saudi Arabia, we have other examples of their crafts in other lots,
Camera,Neolite, Vintage land mod 95
Nice by Poloroid
Incense Burner, Saudi Arabia,Wood & Brass
19 in tall, Genuine Arab Item
Vintage Ship Replicas,60s,Columbus
Nina,Pinta, Santa Maria
2 Large Ball Type Paperweights?
4"x4". with hole for stem or support. A beautiful hand painted ball inside of glass.
Lendy's ? I Think So, 24 Vintage Diner Coffee Cups
New, unused. Their service station was across 24 from Former Lendys. BY Hazel Atlas! We did find an extra so there is a whole case.
Snuff Bottle, Nephrite? Carved,Cork broken
Inside of Shoe, made of brass.
Adirondack Softball Bat, Youth or ?
no visible breaks. 4100 J, White oak
Travel Bar,Vintage Mixer,Nice Ice Blender
working glass blender, sour shaker.
3 Beer Steins,Avon,GI Joe, Aladdin Thermos
Assorted,Luray Pottery,nics,4 plates and other
Group includes Nice Luray Teapot, Butter dish, spoon rest, nice other plate and bowl. All good pieces of vintage pottery.
50s, Howdy Doody, Roy Rogers,Child's
some small chips, 2 plates, 2 cups
Horse Collar, one bad swivel
Brass Ball Tips
Gulf Standup,wire supports, for Taping paper sign
Scroll type, rolls up. has wire supports to standup at service stations. Can tape a sign to it. No logo
Homemade Bookshelves, Image Soon, Tall
87" Tall, 11" depth, 16" wide. Bid X 2
Larger Furniture Items checked out on carport
numbers 1001 and up.
Space Probe Rod and Ball Game of skill
Ethan Allen, Small Chest of Drawers
18 x 24 x 30" Tall
Pine Chest, 14 x 24 x 33"T,refinished
Will be on Carport
Midwest- Cast metal cars,about 1990, Enesco
Enesco Car candle Holder,spelter
Fostoria? Stemware, Nice,same pattern
Etched. 4 styles, 32 pieces. Nice
NO Handling. We will try to give reasonable desc.
Please View All Images. Some very expensive and Rare Examples.
About the Decanters,Bottles, Collector Pieces,Read
They will Not Be Opened at Open House. We have done our best to describe adequately. We are not offering any that are broken or chipped that we can easily see. Most have product of unknown taste or condition. The sheer age of many and All were out of...
Absoutely AL AS IS, Nr Guarantees,Warranties or
Returns on any item. On spirit purchases we have no knowledge of and are not aware of any conditions, Specifications or other. They are purchased AS IS in every respect. All of these items have been stored in the basement since being purchased. I hav...
England,Bossons, 1959, 14" Plate,Ash Tray
Necklace, Saudi, Arabia , 60% hand layered silver
And Turquoise ? Very Heavy and large
Smith & Wesson,Empty Pistol Box,Sheath
New sheath and box only. Have not found hardware!
New Plated Dessert Forks, 10 New RS & S, A1 tea
10 new teaspoons
3 Decanter, Ezra Brooks & Collector editions, 3X$
4 X $$, Beam Collector Decanters,Sealed
Full unopened Beam Decanters. 4 Times the bid
Yengling Beer Crate, 1942,Nice
12- 32 oz bottles.
we did not take some of them out. For due care to them.
not unpacked to avoid damage
Large Box, 18" Tall x 15
No Shipping, Beam,Liberty, 1985
Is one of a few whose top is held by velcro. Just do not like to mess with them because of fragile nature. Is like this and top will separate.
Elvis Bust Bottle,sealed, 1977
McCormick Patriots Decanter, Paul Revere
Cork Severed, full
McCormick, Henry Ford,
Pony Express, Sealed
Includes Smaller Pony Express Decanter
Americas 200th Anniversary, McCormick,Music
Full, unsealed, Music Box
"Letters From Nagasaki" Sept. 20,1945
It is known that Mr. Morris was a veteran, Radioman, USS Prometheus. He was on the ground in Nagasaki shortly after the bombing. The USS had many ships that docked nearby for relief efforts. I am assuming these he found and retrieved there. I have ha...
Gorhan,Sterling,Tableware, 89.96 Ozt less 12 blade
3025 grams less 12 blades of sterling. nice 12 place setting, monogrammed . Marked Gorham Patent. 102 total pieces.
Shotgun, Stevens, Model 940 Coach Gun, 12 Ga
Serial # unknown, AN 14 marked under or near receiver, Light barrel Scratches from handling. 18.25 barrel.
Shotgun-Remington, 12 Ga. The Sportsman
Serial 788806. Semi auto. Nice engraving
Shotgun,Winchester Model 12, 16ga,Pump
Serial 302724, Used, Full Choke 2 3/4"
New Haven, 12 Ga. Pump, Nice
HO25158, Nice adjustable choke.
FIE Miami, .32 Semi Pistol,Ammo
502047 is serial, Model is Super titan. one full box ammo and a partial.
Germany, 1967, .25 Auto, Falcon
Holster, shells, 1 clip
Ruger, Police Service Six,Security, .357 Magnum
Serial, 161-39046. Book, appears unfired? 6 inch. 1984
30s, Tin Dollhouse Kitchen, Awesome, 4 pieces
Early and stepback has replaced door.
Old Wooden Dollhouse Items,30s, Awesome
Bathroom and accessories
Doll House Furniture
Wood & Tin Doll Carriage, 2 tiny bisque dolls-old
Carriage about 3 in long. Nice,rare
Cup & Plate
2 silver plated childs cups also
New Remington, Hair Cutting set, M/F, nice
All you need to cut hair. Guards,clips, combs, other
Auto & Truck Emblems,Earnhardt
2 Scooter Wheels
Hoffman Collection, Man in Chair, Leprechaun(3)
1/10 ml. All Hoffmans are from the 70s. 2 Other small pieces
Hoffman Leprechaun Decanters , Music
No Shipping, Missing inside wrap or arrange for yourself.
Hoffman Leprechaun Decanters , Music
Bad or severed cork. 1979
Jewelry,Aramco,Saudi Arabia, 70s
1/10 of 10K, 8 grams Aramco was Saudi Airlines, An Aunt worked for.
Necklace, Chain,Medallion is 1/20 12K, 7.9 g total
chain has no gold
Barrister Bookcase,Missing Top,3 sections
good glass for 3 shelves
Watercolor, of 3 Different Arab Women
Aprox. 24 x 48", Signed, nice, Saudi Arabia, 70s,Palestine,Bethlehem, Signed,Southby
Very Fine, Mahogany Dropleaf Table,Drawer
Tapered Legs. few minor dings on top. Nice inlay, 50s 27" T x 37"leaves up. 17" leaves down. X 24"
Ladies Lingerie Chest, Small top split, can be
Re Glued Easily- not broken just separation
Curio, No Contents,Glass Shelves,side glass out
Lighted, glass shelves. 78" T x 30" W x 15"
Swiss Made Quartz,Engraved to John
needs battery, 1976 Commemorative, Statue of Liberty
Art Print, Signed,17 x 22,Very Nice, A real schoon
Of a Real Schooner Lost at Hatteras in 1941, built in 1904
China, Noritake, 87 Pieces, Partial,Autumn Time
Autumn Time, missing 5 dinner plates and C&S. Quite Beautiful paisley style print, very colorful.
Decanter, Elvis,Torn Box, Sealed,McCormick,Music b
16" Tall Box. Music Box
Decanter,Elvis, McCormick,Music Box
strip broken, full, 1977
Collector Decanter, Go By Image
broken strip, full, unknown contents for any and all of these with broken seal or Strip, 1980
box is 19"Tall. Loose button, Lid had to be taped. England, Imported
Ozark Ike, Corn, Sealed, Platte Valley, And
McCormick, 2 empty collector bottles.
Emmett Kelly ,Beam, Sealed, No Box
Battery Toy, no batteries, Nice Vintage Toy
Cannot find a name except Japan. Not the correct but an extra toy box.
Haegar Pottery Vase with Cardinal, label, 12"
Foil label, Very Nice
Windup Hula Hoop Girl, 7", Works great,Mint
Swings hoop round and round! Nice
Gilbert Lab Set, few smalls missing,papers
Large Amethyst Geode,Dark in color. fills my hand
about 3 in long. Beautiful
Germany, Squeeze Box,Sounds great, one cover
One cover missing,Nice smooth sound Tone King
Navy & Air Force, Indian Toy
WWII Navy ladies bracelet.
1 Evaporated Still sealed. Others Full, 5 full
WT Miniature, # 2,Sealed, Box
Ducks Unlimited, Full,Sealed,& Empty
No Box, No Shipping
Beam,#1 in a series, Sealed,no box
Clock,The Last Silver Coins, 1964
All US Silver Coin Examples, Appear UNC from 1964 appearing as UNC examples.
Unk. Decanter,Sealed, Royal Order of the Moose
unknown brand. Heavy
Beam,Full,Sealed,no box,Tourist Totem
no shipping. Is carved totem from ?
Metal Jeweled Hand, Saudi Arabia,Heavy,
Believe painted with gold leaf. Is Metal, jeweled.
Mike Wayne distilling, Kentucky,Never out of Box
Ezra Brooks,Cardinal-full, other empty
Ezra Brooks,Cardinal-full, other empty
Beam, Telephone,French Phone,Cool
Creme de Menthe, Sewing Machine,Sealed
The handle wheel has not been screwed into machine. New
German Regimental Stein, I believe 1905
Litho Pane. Is likely a reproduction- bump in handle, see web link!
South Bend,1060,Nyglax Bos,n Fishing rod
very nice 2 piece sea boat rod. Vintage
Beams Musical Bell, 1983
the 12 days of Christmas. Full Sealed
Beam Bi Centennial Saturday evening post
Cameras Assorted,Travel Iron
Old Eastman Small box camera. Brownie, other
Large Assortment of Old Calendars
large flat full, about 20
Jadite Bowls, Hall Pottery
2 Fire King
Williamsburg Pottery Ewer, Frog, Butter Dish
T-Bird Clock, 4 T Bird Trays
Trays are from 1954 Advertisement.
Showcase, Elgin, 7 Jewel, Pocketwatch
Serial # 18787888, Illinois 20 year case. Has a date, April 7, 1951 from his wife, Virginia. See differences in second hand sweep photos, Ticking while I took images. I took to Amhreins for testing. All including locket are heavy gold plate. Size 16...
Vintage 1957 Monopoly,Metal place keepers. Extra
older extra game board.
Roy Rogers / Dale Evans, Paper Doll cutouts
1950. Mostly full paper sheets
20 Piece, Shell Gas Light Set
mini fuel pumps as lights
3 Sections of Barrister Bookcase, NO Top
3 sections, good glass, and shelves with base. Oak
Bradley Time,Elgin Watch,Mickey Mouse Watch
In Showcase. Bradley Swiss Made, Worn some, Ticking and running. No Zip code! Warranty paper has zip code. Early to mid 60s- my opinion
Scooter, Runs Fine and charges fine
no books but ready for someone in need
Fish Bowl, 14" T
yellow is empty
Railway Engine, 1978, 2 empty bottles
Railway engine,sealed, other 2 are empty. Engine is full
Buck Knife, bicentennial, #825
Very Nice. almost 3" Closed. is a lockback
Thunderbird Club Belt Buckles, 6 in all.
2 ownership certificates.
Fort McHenry, 3"L Brass Cannon, tourist
Cast Iron & Brass, Excellent
New in Package. Ford Headphones,Koss
by Koss, For Races?
NJC Railroad Decanters, some have section of track
New,Ford Easy Seats,Hi Quality bag chairs, 2
New,Ford Easy Seats,Hi Quality bag chairs, 2
Really Nice, 2 in each box
Kenwood Artist Series,Sonoma Cabernet,1999
Art is by Rolph S. Carleti.
Nice Top Hat,Man's,Cool
Merino Wool, Real nice
Coat,Lady's Mouton, Cuffs, Shawl Type
has no hooks or buttons. Fine,Warm, Beautiful. Custom made likely in Roanoke
Fine Men's Hats Assortment
Funky 40s -90s
Large Assortment of Thunderbird Memorabilia
John and Jerry were each owners of and showers of Vintage 50s Thunderbirds. Lots of collector quarterly Bird magazines from 60s up! 3 boxes of items
NSF Wine or Bottle Shelf Unit, 65x12x36"
7 shelf sections
Navy Pins and Bluejacket Manuals
Safety pins were used to close mesh clothing bags for washing. Usually socks and underwear. I still have mine. This one is WWII. Lots to learn for being in Navy, especially on ship. USS Promeatheous
India,Bugs Assortment-Beak loose in bird, cool
Bird is covered in coral and turquoise. beak is loose but in the bag.
Poland Egg,Japan painted candles-old
nice letter opener
M. Klein & Sons, Electrician,Barlow- Ideal
I believe the Klein has bakelite handle.
M8 Gun Barrel Bag, WWII
Light anti tank, even in WWII
Bracelets Assorted, 4, 1-24k,Electro Plated
1 solid copper.
Bracelet,Brass Ring- 2-14K Balls,screwed on.
9.61 g of 14K
Jewelry Assortment, Some Vintage
Many pairs of earrings, other
Gold Lot , Dental, 22g of Yellow dental gold
1 gram of 14K, 22.52 gold teeth and or caps Dental yellow averages about 16K
Rhinestone, great color,no marks, 2 of each
Some iridation on one necklace. Quite nice
2 Pearl, One seems real, necklaces
vintage closures. One I believe is cultured!
Necklace,Marked Silver 95 ?
Necklace appears sterling, Medallion is marked Silver 95. 38g
Necklace,Gold & Gemstones, Tests as 14K,36g?
large heart shaped medallion,Real Gemstones, Very Nice
40s Mahogany Corner Cupboard,round front.
Light added later. 69" T x 19" from the wall. Has original wood and added glass shelves for curio style. Overall vg
Table Hutch or Cupboard, 17 x 42"W x 68" T And
2 piece, Pretty good. 54" Round Dropleaf Table,matches and 5 Nice chairs, part of a set.
Primitive Oak Cabinet, 15 x 39 x 50"T,contents
May have been an old dresser.
Homemade Bookshelves, Nice 2 X $
87" Tall, 11" depth, 16" wide. Bid X 2
Thanks, Invoices Emailed Soon
Download invoice to easy print.
Checkout - Come around to basement Door
DO Not try to enter upstairs. If you win a large number of Lots/ Bring Helpers. I will have carts but will not hold up other customers so someone can make multiple trips to the street.