January 23, 2016


SATURDAY, JANUARY 23, 2016 @ 10:00 AM


We are pleased to announce that we will be offering the following Personal Collections of Marianne Lockman and Judy Lantz at Public Auction.

Auction is to be held at the Hancock County Fairgrounds:

620 N. Apple St.

Greenfield, IN 46140

From Indianapolis East on I-70 to Greenfield (SR 9) Exit, then South approximately 2 ¼ miles to US 40 (see county courthouse), then East 1 mile to traffic light at Apple St., then North 6 blocks to 4H Fairgrounds.


Quality & character awaits you in this turn of the century home. This 1860s Gothic Revival home is in an incomplete state of returning to its original state. Many of the original features have simply been covered over; floors and ceilings. Lots of original wood work, poplar wood plank floors, etc. (some have been re-exposed and some remain covered over). Beautiful original staircase & landing nook. Your family heirlooms will fit right into this home. MIBOR BLC #21377666.

For more information on the property, click here: Real Estate 


****** DON’T MISS THIS ITEM!!! ******

1.05 Carat Diamond ring appraised @ $8500.00 — NO RESERVE!

ANTIQUE & COLLECTIBLE HOME FURNISHINGS: Nice selection of mid to late 1800’s primitive painted pieces including chimney cupboard, cabinets, pie safe, bucket bench, hanging cupboard, 4 drawer blue/gray cupboard, red painted 4 door cupboard, ladder back rocker & stool, and other; Cherry corner cupboard; unfinished 4 door kitchen cupboard;

TABLES & STANDS: including “BEATEN BISCUIT TABLE”; Oak Harvest style table, Baker’s table with one drawer, 3 drawer Tavern Table, several one drawer stands, tilt top candle stand, “Schoolmaster’s” desk, sm. Marble top table; Poplar Kentucky server; Early 1800’s English Grandfather Clock;

BEDS, CHESTS, DRESSERS: two 4 poster Cherry Cannonball ¾ beds, 5 drawer Oak chest, Cherry Chest with mirror, Walnut dresser with mirror, Oak dresser with mirror, Oak high back bed, Birdseye Maple wash stand & mirror, Matching “Sampler” Queen size Cannonball bed, dresser & 1 drawer stand, white single iron bed; brass bed;

OTHER FURNITURE: including set of 6 Cherry ½ spindle chairs, numerous rockers, Hooded Cradle, Church Pew, trunk, oak curio, Maple Ethan Allen Hutch, vintage dressing mirror, mahogany kneehole desk;

FOLK ART COLLECTIBLES: including from R.A. Miller Lg. Red Devil, Lg. Blow Oscar, Sm. Angel, Flag Whirlygig; 1994 Marvin Finn folk chicken Ky., signed Sampler, Claire Murray hooked rug, Elwood Thomas painting, Coal Miner wooden doll by Judy Webb, Charlie West red ware chicken, Jim Longest #1177 chicken, and other items by Marie Elm, Jeri, Veta Jackson and other; Red painted wood wheeled child wagon; blue painted fireplace mantel from Red River TN, pottery including 2 Face jugs, lots of folk art individual pieces;

WEAVING & RELATED: Pine 4 harness weaving loom, Wool Scarn, 2 Puritan rug hooking frames, 5 hook rug cutters & 8 cutter heads, lap rug hooking stand, 3 weaving reeds (one marked LM and 1841), 5 wool shuttles, Large Walking Wheel, Yarn Winder, flax spinning wheel, warping board, hackle, Selection of Weaving & Rug Hooking Books, skutching knives, large assortment of woven, hooked, & braided rugs including one “Greenfell” labeled (flying geese); Many Vintage Baskets of various description including 3 Indiana Bohall style, set of 4 Nantucket style handmade, large tobacco, and others; Nice selection of Antique & Collectible Lamps & Lighting including: Barn Lantern, hanging ceiling fixtures, Betty Lamps, Aladdin, and other both floor and table; Quilts; Bobbin lace pillow w/bobbins, bobbin lace bolster pillow with glass, beaded bobbins; Mennonite Wool Crib Quilt;

ART: framed picture on wood, several framed music posters (some from Indiana Fiddler’s Gathering), Naïve folk painting, lg. double sided book print (Nursery Rhymes on cardboard), painting by Marie Elm “Picking Scrap Cotton”, “American Folk Instrument” framed poster, and other;

ORIENTAL: hand painted 6 legged tea table, 11 ½ x 7 ½ floor rug, COLLECTION OF 18 ANTIQUE CHINESE SNUFF BOTTLES and books;

CHILDREN’S ITEMS: vintage pink child’s kitchen set, vintage child’s baking dishes, 1960’s Barbie with case and clothes, 3 Lizzie High dolls, 4pc. Iron Train, lots of small buildings & figures (most folk art) including 7 cabins, 5 Noah’s Arks, 2 vintage sleds; 2 wooden churns, glass churn; wall mount glass coffee grinder; Vintage Hancock County Plat Map (we think from the 40’s); Purdue Marching Band Hat from 1940’s;

WWII COLLECTIBLE: including Indiana Civil Air Patrol clothing (2 shirts, dress green jacket, with 1st Lt. Bars), Inscribed Pocket Bible, German Helmet with Swastika, pilot’s headset & throat mike, duffle bag & hand bags, hats, and other memorabilia; pitcher, cup, & saucer collection; vintage wedding dress.


BLACKSMITH: Large Hale Brothers Bellows marked, English Style Anvil marked Holliday 202, marked Buffalo M’FD lever operated forge fan, forge table, portable pan forge, vises, drill press, several pieces hand tools & hardies; 3 English Saddles; Miner’s cap w/ lamp; Harness Bench w/ stool; ox yolk; Cider press; 2 kilns; electric potter’s wheel; pottery wedging board, and more

MUSICAL INSTRUMENTS: M 730 MARIMBA in like new condition (SELLS AT 12:00 NOON), Mason & Hamlin Spinet Piano w/ bench, Boahran Irish Drum.

NOTE: Marianne Lockman and her late husband were avid Antique collectors, and had 15 areas in their home decorated primarily with 1800’s primitives. We have in no way detailed her complete list. Judy Lantz is the wife of the late Gerald Lantz. It is from his time as a WWII pilot that the war memorabilia has come. Outstanding top to bottom offering! There are lots of pictures on line at www.steve-sanford.com and www.auctionzip.com Auctioneer number 20636 (there are some duplicate pictures of the Blacksmith items).

PREVIEW: January 22, 2016 from 2-5:00 PM.

Full Service Facility with food offered by Goodness & Grace Catering.

TERMS: Cash, Approved Indiana Check, Master Card or Visa. Not responsible for accidents, or property after sold, nothing removed until settled for. All to show driver’s License at sign in. NO BUYER’S PREMIUM, however, Indiana Sales Tax will apply. Auctioneer announcements sale day will take precedence over written material.


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