Historic Dew Family Estate - Iron Gate, VA

Historic Dew Family Estate - Iron Gate, VA

A historic collection from one of Botetourt & Alleghany County’s most respected collectors and historians.  For many years the Dew family home has been situated at the confluence of the Cowpasture and Jackson Rivers at the Fork Farm, near Iron Gate, VA.  Mrs. Dew was a renowned collector, auctioneer and historian. She had a true love of antiques and unique items which is on display within this auction catalog. We are humbled to have been entrusted with this collection.

This amazing collection of over 850 LOTS features:   large collection of miniature anvils, local historical literature, crocks and stoneware, a vast collection of primitive tools and kitchen items, antique scales, wood planes, Griswold cast iron, local pharmacy bottles, collectible tins, primitive blanket chest, a marvelous collection of calendars, bill heads and invoices from legacy businesses, railroad items, exquisite glassware (Mosser, Fenton, Northwood, jadeite, carnival), assorted antique furniture, decorative art, Pyrex and Fireking items, Mason, Ball and Atlas jars, two beautiful Art Nouveau hanging shelves, costume jewelry and SO MUCH MORE!

Preview Dates:

  •   Saturday, June 5, 2021 @ 11:00am (Start)
  •   Saturday, June 5, 2021 @ 2:00pm (End)

A historic collection from one of Botetourt & Alleghany County’s most respected collectors and historians.  For many years the Dew family home has been situated at the confluence of the Cowpasture and Jackson Rivers at the Fork Farm, near Iron Gate, VA.  Mrs. Dew was a renowned collector, auctioneer and historian. She had a true love of antiques and unique items which is on display within this auction catalog. We are humbled to have been entrusted with this collection.

This amazing collection of over 850 LOTS features:   large collection of miniature anvils, local historical literature, crocks and stoneware, a vast collection of primitive tools and kitchen items, antique scales, wood planes, Griswold cast iron, local pharmacy bottles, collectible tins, primitive blanket chest, a marvelous collection of calendars, bill heads and invoices from legacy businesses, railroad items, exquisite glassware (Mosser, Fenton, Northwood, jadeite, carnival), assorted antique furniture, decorative art, Pyrex and Fireking items, Mason, Ball and Atlas jars, two beautiful Art Nouveau hanging shelves, costume jewelry and SO MUCH MORE!