Monday, January 15, 2024 -ON SITE – “SINGLE OWNER” PUBLIC AUCTION -Country Antiques, Stoneware, Copper & Brassware, Coins & Currency, Jewelry, Pocket Watches, Woodenware, Mechanical Banks, Advertising, Cast Iron, Carnival Glass, Guns, Knives, Ammunition, & More!


*Country Antiques*Stoneware*Copper & Brassware*

*Coins & Currency*Jewelry*Pocket Watches*

*Woodenware*Mechanical Banks*

*Advertising*Cast Iron*Carnival Glass*


LOCATION: The Gathering Place – 6 Pine Street, Mount Joy, PA 17552

Monday, January 15, 2024

(Martin Luther King Jr. Day)

Starting Time: 8:00 am

“Inspection Of Items Auction Day Only” – 7:00 AM

Coins/Silver & Jewelry – 8:00 AM


Stoneware: Cowden & Wilcox Three Gallon Blue Decorated Bird On Stump Jug, Cowden & Wilcox Colbalt Slip Decorated Three Cherries & Branch Three Gallon Jug, Cowden & Wilcox Harrisburg PA Brush Colbalt Floral Jug, N. Clark & Co Lyons Brush Colbalt Floral Three Gallon Double Handle Crock, T. H. Willson & Co Harrisburg PA Blue Decorated Jug, F. H. Cowden Handled Crock, Albany Glaze Pitcher, Wm. Hare Wilmington DE Cylinder Crock, F.H. Cowden Jug, Solomon Bell Strasburg VA Crock, Jacob Medinger Redware Handle Pitcher, Schofield Redware Jugs, Schofield Handle Pitcher, Ovid Handle Jug, Redware Tick Tack Pie Plate, John Bell Waynesboro Stoneware Crock, Large Beaumont Blue Salt Glaze Highly Decorated Stoneware Handled Pitcher, Large 5 Gallon Stoneware Jug






Coins/Currency:  1878-S 2 1/2 Dollar Gold Pc. In Capital Mount, 1901 Five Dollar Gold Piece, 2-1/2 Dollar Gold Pieces (1911, 1912, 1913), 1907 Twenty Dollar MS 62, Morgan Silver Dollars Various Dates, Fine Through MS 65, Approx 65, 1883 & 1884-O Carson City Silver Dollars, Morgan Silver Dollar Collection (1884, 1888, 1889, 1890), Morgan Silver Dollars (1884, 1885, 1886), Hamilton Mint 1884-O MS 65/65, One Dollar Silver Certificates, Five Dollar Red Seal Notes, One Dollar Red Seal, Hawaii Ten Dollar Note, Two Dollar Red Seal Note, Large One Dollar Note, Mountville National Bank Five Dollar Note, Various National & Private Mint Bullion .999 Silver, Few .999 Silver Casino Gaming Tokens, Ingots ( 1oz., 5 oz., 10 oz.), Variety of Raw .999 Silver American Eagles (Five Slabbed American Eagles Including A San Franciso 2011 Approx 75), 1884 Carson City Morgan Silver Dollar, 2003 1/10 oz. Gold Eagle, Walking Liberty, Columbian, Ben Franklin, Barber Silver Half Dollars, Selection of Peace Silver Dollars (1921 Through 1935, Many Key Dates, Fine Through BU, Approx 25), Uncirculated Mercury Dimes, Uncirculated Washington Quarters, Fractional Currency, Walking Liberty & Barber Half Dollars, Colonial New Jersey Note, (2) Large Cents, 1914-S Lincoln Penny, Seven Pc. Set of Confederate Currency 50 Cents Through $50.00 Denominations w/ Wooden Case





Jewelry/Pocket Watches:  Various Gold (10 Kt., 14 Kt., 18 Kt.) Jewelry, Gorgeous Ladies Tri-Color 14 Kt. Herring Bone Heart Necklace, A Very Nice Selection of Gold- & Gold-Filled Jewelry, Varied Selection Of Ladies Costume Jewelry (Necklaces, Bracelets, Pins), Gruen Watch, Coin Bracelet, Bangel Bracelet, Various Gold-Filled Signet Pins, 10 Kt. Gold Class Ring, 14 Kt. Gold Ladies Necklace, 14 Kt. Gold Necklace Chain, Men’s Pocket Watches (Hamilton, Elgin, Ingersoll Reliance, Omega, Lancaster PA, Elroy Porcelain Dial Highlighted In Blue Numbers w/ Wooden Case, Hamilton 21 Jewel Railway Special, Seth Thomas Equity, Elgin w/ Fob, G. Raymond Locle) 















 Antiques: Early Thomas Penn & Richard Penn 1735 Indenture w/ Seal, Pewter Pear Shape Dome Lid Coffee Pot w/ Cast Handle, Early Historical Coffee Pot w/ Abraham Lincoln Bust/American Shield/Eagle Finial, Country Store Railroad Calendar Clock, Rare Historical Wooden J. H. Steinman Lancaster PA Dry Measure, National Marble Slab Cash Register, Wooden Red Paint Flower & Vine Decorated Folk Art Stand, Early Egg Scales, Tin Spice Canister Set, Early Tin Torch, Tin Twelve-Hole Candle Mold, Small Brass Bucket,  Early Brass Frame Shooter Glasses, Early Fat Lamp, Miners Lamp, Snowbird, Tulip Door Handle, Early Wooden Grater, Decorated Wooden Handle Flatware Carrier, Small Wooden Decorated Folk Art Box, Glass Swirl Marbles & Shooters Including Large Swirl Speckled Shooter Marble, Brass Pie Crimper, Vegetable Chopper, Pair Crown Sterling Weighted Candelabras, Amber Bitters Log Cabin Bottle, Gaudy Dutch Single Rose Cup & Saucer, Rare Civil War Union Cannon Ball Gauge, Civil War Tin Shaving Mug Set w/ Straight Razor, Civil War Bullets & Shot Bag, Stamper, Kelvin & Hughes London Compass, Cloth Doll Lot, Child’s Soft Paste Cup & Saucer, Louis Marx & Co. Army Engineers Truck, Tin Litho Tonnerville Trolley, Tin Litho Horse & Covered Wagon, Slush Metal Toys, Matchbox Lesney Esso Tow Trucks, Early Cast Metal Gophering Iron, Carmel Four Panel Slag Glass Table Lamp, Wooden Sheaf of Wheat Butter Mold, Wooden Felt Lined Trinket Chest, Cast Iron Molds (Muffin, Bread, Corn), Cast Iron Umbrella Stand, Red Paint Cranberry Picker, Warwick China Indian Chief Handled Mug, Yellowware Mixing Bowl, 1865 Allentown PA German Bibles, Tin Deed Box, DeMuth’s Cigar Box Lancaster PA, Smith-Breneman Co Lancaster PA Stove Pipe Top Hat, 1914 Public Ledger Halifax PA, J.E.Dieterch 1777 German Bible, Early Brass Buttons, Pr. Penna 1922 License Plates, Pr. Penna 1923 License Plates, Pr. Penna 1920 License Plates, Penna 1921 License Plate, Pr. Penna 1963 License Plates, Various PA License Plates, Rare Salesman Sample Pitcher Pump, Brass Victorian Triple Folding Dresser Mirror, Quilters Pin Cushion, Elgin Barn Lantern, Wooden Porcelain Knob Thread Box,Wilbur Suchard Chocolate Coating Pan, Victor Lititz PA Mouse Trap, Lidded Treenware, Locks & Keys, Kelly Axe & Tool Co Yankee Vanadium Hand Hatchet Charlestown W. VA, Glass Planter’s Peanut Jar, Glass Planter’s County Store Jar, Post Card Album, Miniature Original Hoffman Prize Rye Whiskey, Early Keys, Wooden Victor Lititz PA Mouse Trap, Scarce Wooden Pigeon Crate Hegins PA, Leather Billfold War Ration Books, Brass Inlay Square, Early Brass Knob Hand Brace, Wooden E.W. Carpenter Lancaster Marking Gauge, Wooden Sash Planes (1-Stamped H. Ollwign), Early Red Paint Wooden Tool Carrier, Wooden Tool Carrying Box, Wooden Tool Carrier, Dovetail Saw, Wooden E.M. Paton Sash Plane,

Les Vanhook 03 Carved Quail On Driftwood, Wooden Pheasant On Driftwood, Carved Turkey Lamp w/ Gun Stock Base, 920 Leaded Stain Glass Transom, Leaded Stain Glass Wall Hanging, Black & White Photographs, Post Card Album, Grooved Stone Axes, Bone Needle, C.K. Stauffer Stenciled Linen Bushel Seed Bag, H.D. Murry Stark Mills Stenciled Linen Seed Bag, Henry Stauffer Multi Family Bushel Bag, E.W. Strickler Linen Bushel Bag,

Cast Metal Banks (William Tell Mechanical Bank Patd. June 22, 1898, Trick Dog Mechanical Bank Patd. July 31, 1888, Log Cabin Bank), Cast Metal Uncle Sam & Arab Oil Mechanical John Wright Bank, Early Cast Iron Sailor Carrying Match Safe, Cast Iron (Early Hand & Ball Door Knocker, Lg. Dog Boot Scraper, Marietta Glue Pot, Aunt Jemima Bank & Small Aunt Jemima Banks, Fanner Mfg. Glue Pot, Dog), Cast Iron Hubley (Medium Size Horse, Rooster, Elephant Bottle Openers, Springer Dog), Cast Metal Hubley Horse, Small Cast Anvil,

Large Framed Broadside Assignee’s Public Sale Penn Township – J.L. Graybill, Large Framed Broadside Public Sale Warwick House Lancaster County – J. Frances Dunlap, Framed Black & White Auction Photo – Attributed to Dunlap Family Farm Sale,

Large Elmer Murry’s Jan 2004 Original Homestead Painting Framed (1 of 5), Elmer Murry’s (Stetson Hats, Framed Sale Bills, Auctioneer Graduation Picture), Elmer Murry (Photographs, Pictures, Paper Ephemera, Memorabilia, Archives), Early Garden Spot Equipment Auction (Large Photo by Mel Horst, Post Cards, Pictures), Lancaster County (Memorabilia, Ephemera, Sale Bills, Calendars), Black & White Kizer Young Kinzer Collector Auction Photos, Assortment of Framed Sale Bills, M.M. Cassell Mill Oil On Board Painting By Fritz L. Cassel, Cassel’s Mill Inc Manheim PA Poultry Feeds Burlap Bag, M.M. Cassel Fairland Dairy Quart Milk Bottle – Rare w/ Horse Drawn Milk Delivery Wagon Photo Framed, Earhart’s Manheim PA Cardboard Ice Cream Container, Farm Scene Oil Paintings by Fritz L. Cassel, 

 Medium Size Copper Kettle w/ Wrought Iron Handle, Brass Floor Lamp, Fancy Hanging Chandelier, Pr. of Painted Half Spindle Plank Seat Charis, Country Store Fairbanks Countertop Scales w/ Weights, Large Wooden Wagon Wheel, Cast Iron Brunnerville Foundry Pump Trough On Legs, Buch Elizabethtown Pennsylvania Wooden Wheelbarrow w/ Sides, Large Wooden Wheelbarrow, Wooden Berry Crate, Hershey’s Winross Trucks, And Other Items  


Advertising Cans/Tins: Porcelain Danger High Voltage Sign, Metal Pegasus Mobil Sign, Graphol Penetrating Lubricant, Armor Lube HD Motor Oil, Prestone Anti-Freeze, Marvel Mystery Oil, DuPont Cooling System Sealer, Archer Linseed Oil, STP Oil Treatment, Quaker State Oil, Sunoco Brake Fluid, Kendall Oil, Pyroil, Rev Gasline Anti-Freeze, Pyroil, Esso Handy Oil, Lock Ease Lock Fluid, Sinclair, Whiz, Sunoco Imperial Motor Oil Cans, Quaker State Motor Oil, Pennzoil Lubricant Cans, Amalie Grease Cans, E-Z Stamping Powder Tin, Laiglon French Dry Cleaner Tin, Texaco Cigarette Lighter, Marlboro Cigarettes Double Sided Flange Sign, American Fire 1810 Philadelphia Metal Sign, Porcelain Elevator Sign, Federal Hi-Power Shells Advertising Tin Sign, Gulf Free Air Tin Sign






Guns/Ammunition/Knives: Pre 1950 Remington 30 Model 141, The Gamemaster Pump Rifle, Marlin 22 Cal Semi-Automatic Rifle, Ithaca Model 66 Single Barrel Shotgun, Crosman “180” Pellgun,  Summit 150 Cross Bow w/ Scope, Ammunition (Western 38 Special, Winchester 7 MM, Remington 257 Roberts, Western 38 Special, Remington 350 357 Magnum, Western, 32 Smith & Wesson, Smith & Wesson 38 Special, Winchester Super X 22, 223 Remington, Remington 30-30 Win., Winchester 243 Win., Ultramax Ammunition Super X 30 Remington), Winchester 410 GA Ammo Box, Remington 410 Ga Ammo Box,  Knives (Sheffield Wade & Butcher Pioneer Knife & Sheath, Marbles Slag Stone Knife & Sheath, Western L 66 B Knife & Sheath, Frost Cutlery Knife, Bayonet W/ Sheath, Wild Turkey Pocket Knives, Remington Folding Knife, Case XX Folding Knife), Lynch’s Turkey Call, Cardboard Paper Penna Hunting Licenses – Earliest 1959, Pennsylvania Hunting & Trapping Regulations





Carnival Glass: Amythest Three Fruit Plate, Marigold Foot Orange Tree Bowl, (2) Amythest Three Fruit Bowls, Marigold Bowls, Northwood Marigold Bowl, Peach Opalescent Dogwood Bowl, Green Horseshoe Good Luck Bowl, Amythest Butterfly Nappie, Green Holly Candy Dish, Marigold Panther Nappie, Marigold Ruffled Edge, Northwood Amythest Black Berry Creamer, Marigold Three Fruit Small Double Handle Footed Compote, Amythest Cherry Bowl, Amythest Footed Rose Bowl, Marigold Grape & Cable Bowl, Marigold Ruffled Edge Bowl, Colbalt Blue Lotus & Dragon Bowl, Marigold Footed Wind Mill Bowl, Imperial Lustre Rose Footed Bowl, Blue Lotus & Dragon Bowl, Marigold Lotus & Dragon Bowl, Amythest Grape & Cable Bowl, Pr. Amythest Black Berry Ruffled Edge Dishes, Colbalt Orange Tree Bowl, Amythest Grape & Cable Water Set Pitcher w/ Six Tumblers 



Books/Reference Books: With Hammer to Hand – Hummel, History of Lancaster County – Ellis Evans, Clockmakers – John J. Snyder Jr., Stoneware III, Women Silversmiths – Glanville Goldsborough, Decoys – J. Evans McKinney, Decorated Stoneware of Cowden – Matthew R. Miller, Big Ware Turners – Phil Schaltonbrand, Decorated Stoneware Pottery Of North America – Tuttle, A Museum of Early American Tools – Eric Sloane, Gun Digest, By Shaker Hands – June Sprigg, American Pewter – J.B. Kerfoot, Shaker Furniture – Edward Deming, Andrew & Faith Andrews, Firearm Encyclopedia, The Gun And It’s Development – W. W. Greener, The Pennsylvania Kentucky Rifle – Henry J. Kauffman, Japanese Prints – James A. Michener, Colonial Furniture In America – Luke Vincent Lockwood, History of Bucktails – Thompson, Rauch Morningside, Diary of An Early American Boy – Eric Sloane, Pennsylvania German Fraktur #1, Pennsylvania Clocks – Eckhardt, Bonanza, Folk Art of Rural Pennsylvania – Frances Lichten, Antique Advertising Encyclopedia – Roy  Klug, America’s Quilts and Coverlets – Stafford, Bishop, Master of Modern Art, Firearms – Martin Miller, Witness To The Civil War, Leather Bound Burns Tennyson Book, Will Rogers Book, A Variety of Reference Books, Price Guides, Other Books 



15% Buyer’s Premium Applied To All Purchases!

Note: The Above Information Provided Is Believed to Be Accurate but Not Guaranteed!

Witman Auctioneers Inc., Has Been Commissioned To Sell & Liquidate The Final Residue Of Elmer M. Murry’s Estate – The Father Of Richard P. Murry – As Well As A Portion Of His Own Lifetime Collection At Public Auction!


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