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Friday, August 18, 2017 at 6:00 pm

PREVIEWS: Thursday, August 17, 2017 , 12pm - 4pm, and Friday, August 18, 2017, 12pm - 6 pm, Auction Time!!!

13% Buyer's Premium with 3% discount for cash or good check ~ 13% Buyer's Premium on all absentee & phone bids and all items not paid for on day of auction!

Auction will be held at Tommy Tuten & Johnny Penland's Auction House, 301 Patton Cove Road, Swannanoa, NC. Just off I-40, Exit 59. From I-40 East, Exit 59, turn right, 2nd building on right. From I-40 West, Exit 59, turn left, 2nd on right.

Partial Listings - for more information call 828-686-0033


Outstanding Advertising Collection From Private Collector Who Is Downsizing, Plus Advertising and Other Quality Consignments ~Toy Trucks & Other Toys~Books, Some Dating Back To 1700’s~Antique Oak Switchboard~Art~Lighting~Tools~Furniture~Firearms (Per Federal & NC State LawsSpecial Interest~

ADVERTISING (Most In Excellent Condition): 36” Coke Button~Large Collage Of Biltmore Dairy Farms To Include: Advertising Posters, Photos Of Workers, Plant Photos & Cattle Awards~Rare Del-Vim Chocolate Drink Wall Clock~Esso Elephant Kerosene Porcelain Sign~c. 1929, 1936, 1940 & 1941 Coke Trays~Sun Kist Clock~7Up Wall Clock & Sign, 1938 Coke Thermometer, “Drink Tested All Flavors Bottled By Coca Cola Bottling Wks~1927 Pet Milk Sign~Rare Coca Cola Celluloid Dresser Set~(7) Vintage Cookie & Peanut Jars w/ Lids To Include: (2) Planters Peanuts Jar w/ “Planters” Embossed In Glass, (2) Large Lance, Tom’s Peanut & Peanut Butter Sandwiches & 1937 “Re-Krisp-Er” Storage Jar~Porcelain Double Sided Direct Oil Gas Sign w/ Price From Asheville Service Station~Dr. Pepper Match Box Holder (Like New)~Rare Lance Cracker Jar Metal Display Rack~Large 5’ Metal “The General Tire” Sign~Round Metal Side Mount (2) Sided “US Royal Cord Tires” Sign~Oval (2) Sided Metal Side Mount “We Repair Tubes, Vulcanize” Sign~Round 18” “Golden Shell Lubricating Oil For Motorcycles” Porcelain Sign~Oval Top 28” (2) Sided “Quaker State Motor Oil Sign”~Western Auto Porcelain Sign~20” x 28” Early (2) Sided Porcelain “We Give Merchants Green Stamps” Sign~”Open Enjoy Squirt” (2) Sided Sign~Mountain Dew Porcelain Sign~Howell’s, Nu Grape & L & N Contemporary Porcelain Signs~(6) Coca Cola Crates~(2) Pound “Jumbo Peanut Butter” Jar~”Kist” Lip Mirror~”BBQ” & “Eat A Pig Sandwich” Metal Signs~Morjon, Outwest, Arboleda & Dazy Churn Signs~”7UP Family Supply” Poster~Large Metal Pepsi “Special Today” Menu~

VINTAGE TOYS: Collectible Vintage Toy Metal Trucks To Include: (1) Coca Cola, (3) Buddy L, (2) Structo, Wyndot, Lumar & Brenner Back Hoe~Rare Like New Vintage Wilesco Steam Engine In Original Box~Beautifully Restored Deluxe Murray Ball Bearing Wagon & Vintage Baby Stroller, Blue & White w/ Original “Taylor Tot” Label & Vintage Trike~(7) Redline & Lesney Toy Cars & Trucks~Like New Doll “Ricardo” Designed By Rotraut Schrott w/ Sled, Original Cost $310~(2) Large Plastic Train Engines (1 “Marx”~Vintage Stuffed Monkey & Marionettes~Beatles Hot Wheels~Reproduction Toy Cast Iron Banks~Electric Toy Oven “Super Oven Suzy Homemaker” Made By Topper Co.~

BOOKS: Extremely Rare 1734 “The Gentleman’s Magazine” Book In Good Condition~SC 1916 & 1919 Annuals & Other SC School & College Annuals~Other Antique To Contemporary Books~1893 World’s Colombian Expo~”Worlds Best Letters”~Military~(3) Hubbard Books~Over (40) c. 1950’s “Punch” Magazines~Early Agriculture, “1896 North Dakota Soils”~1881 & 1882 Scientific AM Supplement~

ANTIQUE OAK SWITCHBOARD: Antique Oak Phone Switchboard From The Grovepark Inn, Original & In Excellent Condition (Previously Purchased At Robert Brunk Auctions”~

LIGHTING: Beautiful Floor Lamp w/ Tiffany Type Ornate Shade~Outstanding Tiffany Type Chandelier~Ornate Cast Iron Chandelier~Glass Oil Lamp w/ Aladdin Wick Holder~

TOOLS: Like New “Strongway” (2) Ton Hydraulic Engine Hoist w/ 1500 Pound Load Leveler~Metal Tool Box~Vintage Pipe Wrenches~Rain Barrel~Metal Military Tool Box~(3) Boxes Of Plumbing & Appliance Accessories, Etc.~

FIREARMS & RELATED: ANY FIREARMS ARE SOLD PER FEDERAL & NC STATE LAWS & REGULATIONS, PERMITS REQUIRED: Ruger .480 Caliber Super Redhawk Revolver, S#: 551-83811 w/ Scope & Shoulder Holster, Sold w/ Some Ammo & Reloading Equipment~

ARTS: Native American Watercolor By Sonja Crawford, Signed & Dated 1997~Snow Wolf Watercolor By Glenda Sweitzer~Grandma’s Table Watercolor Signed Sonja Warren~OOC Horse Signed “Jean”~Large OOC Signed “Sonja Warren ‘73”~

FURNITURE: (3) Piece Victorian Marble Top Bedroom Suite~Mahogany Expanding Table That Looks Like Chest When Closed, Opens To 8’~Lighted Small Curio Cabinet w/ Ebony & Gold Finish~(3) Over (3) Drawer c. 1940’s Gentlemen’s Mahogany Chest~Nice Cherry Drop Leaf Dining Table~Round Oak Dining Table w/ Leaf~Set Of (4) Pressed Back Dining Chairs w/ Arms In Oak~Queen Anne Style Writing Desk~Queen Anne Style End Table~Duncan Phyfe Style Leather Top (6) Sided Lamp Table~Solid Cherry Queen Anne Style End Table~(2) Glass Top Metal Base Tables~Unusual Glass Top Coffee Table In A French Style & Upholstered Edge~Pair Bamboo Glass Top End Tables~Country Style Dining Table w/ Wicker & Glass Top~Set (4) Rush Seat Country Style Chairs~Set (4) Blue Leather Office Chairs~Pair Oak Office Arm Chairs~Oak Pressed Back Rocker~Set (4) Cane Seat Antique Chairs~Pair Sun Bathed Wicker Chaise Lounge Chairs~Pair Oak Finish Night Stands~Small (3) Drawer Maple Chest~Danish Modern Desk~(3) Matching Mid-Century Bookcase Cabinets By Birchcraft~Modern Desk Chairs~(2) Over (4) Drawer c. 1940’s Serpentine Front Chest, To Be Restored~Pair Ethan Allen Twin Beds~Set (4) Rush Top Bar Stools~Modern King Size Bed (To Be Assembled)~Globe On Stand~

SPECIAL INTEREST & ACCESSORIES: Barber Chair, Black w/ Chrome Base~Over (160) Vintage CB Radio Calling Cards~Set (4) Fire King (Apple) Mixing Bowls~c. 1950’s “Roy Rogers & Trigger” Scarf, Framed~Rare c. 1950’s “Hop Along Cassidy” Place Mat, Framed~Beautifully Decorated Vintage Bristol 12” Vases~Vintage (5) Piece Ornately Carved Desk Set~(6) Made In Denmark Sterling Demitasse’ Spoons, In Original Box~14k Gold Lady’s Band Ring w/ Rare Blue Spindel~Antique Brass “Turner” Kerosene Hand Torch~Railroad Locks~Pocket Knives~”Red Ryder” Special Edition New In Box Wristwatch~Marble Desk Set~Antique Candle Wick Trimmer~Several Handmade Metal Yard Decorations To Include: Small Metal Truck w/ Drink Box On Back, Windmill, Plant Stand, Etc.~Several Outstanding Collectible Vintage Cookie Tins From Germany, England, Holland, Etc.~(2) Jazzy Mobility Cards (Both Not Working)~(4) Sets “Peanuts” Figurines (5 Each) New In Boxes By Hallmark~Pottery Vase By Raymer~Like New Berina Sewing Machine~Over (40) Hallmark Keepsake Christmas Ornaments, New In Boxes~Hummel Christmas Lot To Include: Hanging Display, (49) House Ornaments, (2) Oval Ornaments, January & “Dec & Jan “25” Ornaments, Great Collection~Oreck Air Purifier~Austin Air Purifier~Antique Oak Machinest Box~Long Fly Rod~Many Fly Rod Holders~Civil War Posters To Include: Lee, Sheridan, Band Of 20th Main, Co. A Tenn Light Artillery, Co. D First Georgia & Others~Western Hat Signed Charlie McCoy~Tree & Noel Sign Made Of Twigs & Chips~Unusual Table Lamps~NC Tarheels Leather Coat, Hat & Gloves~Cast Iron Animal Figures & Animal Trivets~(9) Pig, Piggy Banks~Vintage Photo Albums & Photos~Nesco American Harvest Gardenmaster Food Dehydrator & Jerky Maker~Fathom Master Down Rigger Bu Penn Reels~Many CD’s~Old 78 rpm Records~Zenith Clock Radio (Radio Not Working)~Contemporary Cast Iron “Cut Out The Whiskey” Hatchet & Cowboy Spurs~Vintage Globe w/ Horoscope Base By Ohio Art~”Smoking Sambo” Small Stand Up, Framed~Stand Up Rolling Display Rack~