PHMC Deaccession Auction

PA Historical and Museum Commission

Saturday, November 18, 2017 - 10:00am

Preview Friday, November 17, 12-4 PM
Saturday 9 AM through Auction
1500 Paxton Street, Harrisburg, PA 17104

AUCTION INCLUDES: Items Deaccessioned from Several PHMC Sites Including: Drake Well Museum—Titusville; Ephrata Cloister—Ephrata; PA Lumber Museum—Galeton; Railroad Museum—Strasburg; The State Museum of PA and PA Archives—Harrisburg; Washington Crossing Historic Park; With Additions! FURNITURE: All day!! 1788 Decorated Blanket Chest; Set Centennial Dining Chairs; 1830’s Apothecary Cupboard Inscribed F.J. Jung MD; Spinning Wheel; Steer Horn Light Fixture; Washstand; Empire Desk; Tavern Table; Deacons Bench; Wingback Chairs. COLLECTIBLES/HISTORIC: Weathervanes incl Cut Steel Horse and Rider; Folk Art; Unusual Hand Painted Wood Shovel; Decorated Stoneware Crock; Leather Fireman’s Helmet; Sewing including Buttons, Lace; Textiles incl Antique Clothing; Advertising Tins; Weaving Shuttles; Farming Items; Antique Tools; Costume Jewelry; Kitchenware; English Wrought Iron Items; Staffordshire Figures; Basket; Oil Lamps; Glassware. BOOKS, PAPER, EPHEMERA: Railroad Time Tables; Photographs; Scrapbooks; Large Collection Advert Pinback Buttons; Political Items; 324 Glass Plate Negatives: NJ, NY, MI, incl aerial views; Books: Reference & Antique; Maps. OTHER: Grinding Wheel; Wico HIT and Misc Engine; McDonald Steam Engine; Othello Cook Stove.

With Additions!

15% Buyer’s Premium. Terms: Cash, PA checks. Out of state checks w/ prior approval. All major credit cards accepted. Food concession. Located off of Interstate 83 between 13th Street and 17th Street exits.