Farmer Auctions is proud to present:
AN AMAZING HENDERSON, NC COLLECTION!!
LIVE ON SITE
205 Edgewood Dr
MR. and MRS. WELLS WERE LIFE-LONG COLLECTORS. OF PRIMARY INTEREST IS MR. WELLS' VAST TOOL COLLECTION. ALSO AVAILABLE IS A LARGE COLLECTION OF SILVER COINS. WE HAVE ALSO UNCOVERED A WONDERFUL COLLECTION OF ANTIQUES AND UNIQUE COLLECTIBLES, AND A FEW FIREARMS. IF YOU LOVE AUCTIONS AND ARE A COLLECTOR, PLEASE DO NOT MISS THIS EVENT.
-blacksmith tools: several leg vises, tongs, pliers, hand brake
-hand tools: large assortment of pipe wrenches, screwdrivers, hammers, open end wrenches, crescent wrenches,files, rasps, antique wrenches, hand saws, cross cut saws, pit saws, splitting wedges, broad axes, hatchets, foot adzes, pitchforks, shovels, wood turning tools, chisels, planes, vises (including a compass vise and large Wilton swivel base bench vise), crowbars, pry bars, bits and braces, vintage wall mount drill press, great collection of advertising measuring sticks, nail puller, bolt cutters, antique jacks, carpenter's squares,shingle froe, entire shelving units full of screws, nuts, bolts, etc. that will be sold as one bulk lot.
- vintage shop equipment: Sears Craftsman belt sander, Delta drill press with Art Deco housing, Rockwell table saw, 1950's model Dewalt radial arm saw with key start, shop compressor, Sears Craftsman 1/2 HP bench grinder, Dayton 1" sander/grinder.
FIREARMS: L.C. Smith double barrel .410 gauge shotgun, Remington 12 gauge shotgun, Hi-Standard U.S. Model H-D 22LR caliber pistol (background check required).
ANTIQUES & COLLECTIBLES: pulleys and blocks, blow torches, barn pulleys, army fuel cans, meat grinders, hay hooks, stained glass windows, railroad date nails, advertising crates and wooden boxes, local Henderson, NC collectibles, beautiful full-bodied jug thrown from local clay with ash glaze, Southern Railroad lantern with globe, Ruin Creek dairy milk bottle, hand-blown Edison light bulbs, Emerson Electric oscillating fan, galvanized buckets, cobbler's tools, buggy steps, wonderful antique work bench, Lionel train cars and track, porcelain Texaco sign, advertising shop cans, GREAT collection of antique fishing lures, reels and rods, wooden tool chest, RARE English Kaye's 1/2 pint oil can, tobacco collectibles, folk art child's black americana climbing toy, pressed steel toys, Corona corn mill, wagon wheel hubs, insulators, Hasbro "Amaze-A-Matic programmable car and track (mint in box), Victorian wall-mount can opener, tobacco grinder, ice tongs, horse hames,antique horse bits, Chatillion tobacco scale, antique horse shoes.
COINS and CURRENCY:
a large assortment of silver coins including Washington quarters, walking Liberty halves, Franklin halves, Kennedy halves (mostly graded brilliant uncirculated), Mercury dimes, Roosevelt dimes, Barber dimes and quarters, standing Liberty quarters, Morgan dollars, Peace dollars.
Other coins include 1835 Coronet large cent (AG-G) 1864 two-cent coin (AG-G), Indian head cents.
Scarce 1934 series $1.00 silver certificate with "funny back" (VG-F).
STERLING SILVER and GOLD: small collection of sterling silver pieces including 1940's letterman's jacket sports pendants. One 20K gold pendant. Also including a gorgeous pendant bracelet with multiple sterling heart pendants.
FURNITURE AND DECOR: several beautiful pieces of furniture hand-crafted by Mr. Wells including a china hutch and two sets of end tables. Also available are an oval marble top empire style table, three-drawer marble top dresser, Seth Thomas ogee time and strike mantel clock complete with weights and key.
LUMBER: Mr. Wells was an accomplished woodsmith. We have three HUGE piles of lumber that will be sold in bulk.
AND MORE...Other categories of items including glassware, porcelain, antique books, china.
We hope you will join us!
A 13% buyer's premium will be applied to the final high bid for each lot. A 3% discount will be given for cash or good local check.
All items are sold AS-IS with no warranties expressed or implied.