Saturday, March 27, 2021 – Spring Discovery Auction

Spring Discovery Auction

LOCATION: Enck’s Banquet & Conference Center – 1461 Lancaster Road (Route 72)

Manheim, PA 17545 – Lancaster County

Saturday, March 27, 2021

Starting Time: 8:00 AM

8:00 AM Box Lots/Antiques

8:00 AM Coins/Jewelry/Showcases

11:00 AM Furniture

12 Noon Zooks

12 Noon Redware/Contemporary Folk Art

(Inspection Auction Day Only 7:00 AM)

We Will Be Selling With Multiple Auctioneers!

*Abner Zook Folk Art 3-D Dioramas*


*Ned Foltz Redware Pottery* Folk Art*Wood Carvings*

*Sterling Silver*Coins & Currency*Jewelry*

*Primitive, Country, Mid-Century Furniture*

*Tools*Equipment*Toys*Box Lots*


Early 1975 Abner Zook 3-Dimensional Diorama Womelsdorf, PA. “Carriage Ride Stop At The Hat Tavern” Scene w/ Black Light, allowing Day & Night Scene. Measures 60″x 36″, Condition is Excellent, Colors Are Outstanding. 

AUCTIONEER’S NOTE: This is one of the finest Abner Zook works you will ever see, and truly the shining star of any collection, as this is a must have!

          The scene depicts a Team of (6) Horses pulling a Stage Coach (reading Philadelphia and Lancaster), stopped out front of the Hat Tavern, a stone 2-1/2 story colonial building. Guests are being welcomed to the Tavern, as Black Servant helps riders from Stage Coach. People are gathered on the lower lawn, listening to a man play the fiddle. The Barn Keeper is at the barn with lantern and (2) horses. All the while a Native American Indian is watching all the sights and sounds from beyond the split rail fence.

Abner Zook Womelsdorf, PA March 1988 3-Dimensional Diorama “Winter Snow Scene w/ Single Brown Horse Pulling a Sleigh w/ Lady & Gent and Two Children. Greeted by Gent Making a Snowman, w/ Children Sledding, Getting Ready to Cross Over Stone Arch Bridge, w/ Horse & Buggy Coming Across, and 3-Story Grist Mill Alongside and Farmstead in the Backyard” Overall Dimensions 35″ x 19″



Silver, Jewelry, Coins: Sterling Silver (Flatware, Porringer Holders, Ash Tray, Lighter, Cups, Vases), 830 Silver Flatware, Utensils, Sterling & Turquoise Jewelry, Costume Jewelry, Ladies Wrist Watches, Pocket Watches, Twenty-Three (23) Morgan Silver Dollars – Some Key Dates (1879, 1880, 1881, 1882, 1883, 1884, 1885, 1886, 1887, 1888, 1900, 1901, 1921), Twenty-Six (26) Peace Silver Dollars (1921, 1922, 1923, 1924, 1925), Five (5) Silver Eagles (2015), Walking Liberty Halves, Foreign Coins & Currency, Stamps, First-Day Issued Stamps, Stamp Albums



















Redware/Wood Carvings: Large Amount of 20th Century Ned Foltz Redware Pottery Elaborate Hand Thrown (Jugs, Covered Vessels, Molded Father Christmas, Miniatures) – Including Adam & Eve In Garden, Platters, Crocks, Plates, Santa’s, Father Christmas, Candleholders, Hen on Nest, Pineapple, Snowman, Rabbits, Cups, Mugs, Molds, Baskets, Ring Vases, Tiles and More. J. Beaumont Pottery “Witman” (Crock, Pitcher, Bank), Eldreth Stoneware Pottery, Wisconsin Pottery, Walter & June Gottshall Wood Carvings, Strawser Carvings, and a Large Amount of Contemporary Folk Art, Barbara Strawser Folk Art Paintings
















Antiques/Toys: Martin Sanitary Dairy Milk Can, Mount Joy Farmer’s Dairy Co. Milk Can, Red Rose Dairy Milk Box, J. Rohrer Lancaster Liquor Bottles, C.H. Brady Cast Iron School Bell, Farm Bell #1 Bell, C.H. Brady Chimney Door, Sisco Motor Oil Can (Schock Independent Oil Co.), B.M. Flat Irons, C.M. Herr Bottle Caps, Lowery’s Antiques 1976 Calendar, Mount Joy Theatre Posters, Sylvester Dearbeck Flask, Ice Cream Freezers (Sonnyboy, Dandy, New Standard), Mutual Insurance Co. Signs, Union National Bank Mount Joy Brush, R.H. Ruhl Thermometer, Bike License, Twenty Plus (20+) Rollman & New Standard Food Grinders, Cherry Stoners, Bachman Chocolate Pan, Nissly Chocolate Box, Nissly Chocolate Mold, Mount Joy Ephemera, Wendell Baker 1887 Penmanship Album, New Standard “The Dandy” Reamer, Bachman Chocolate Old Sol Bar Box, BZ Brass & W.I. Ladle & Spatula, Centennial Wooden Nickels, First National Bank Mount Joy Money Bags, Clarence Schock Match Safe, Union National Mount Joy Bank Penny Bank, First National Bank Barrel Bank, Snow Crest Bear Banks, Brown Brothers Hardware Broom Holder, 30s To 50s Mount Joy Fair Ribbons, Fifty Pus (50+) Mount Joy Winross Trucks, Wolgemuth Bros. Feed Bag (Florin, PA), Oak Wall Phone, Wooden Butter Churn, Digiorgio Classico #28 Guitar, GI Joe Figures & Action Figures, Tonka Toys, Matchbox, Buddy L, Hubley Trucks


Rugs/Textiles/Quilts: A. Frey 1858 Four-Color Coverlet, A. Frey 1858 Red & White Eagle Coverlet, H. Stager Four-Color Coverlet, Karen Yoder Hooked Rugs, Hudson Style Blanket






Paintings/Prints/Artwork: Abe Lincoln Framed Picture, Harry Book Painting(s) on Canvas, Dan Esh Original 3D Art, Madge Smith Artwork, Draper Buch Original Painting, Mario Sportelli Painting of Lake & Trees, Bernard Gantner Barn Painting, Raymond Coumans Farm Scene, Jeremy King Mill Scene, Large Amount of Original Artwork & Signed Prints






Furniture: Virginia Galleries Four (4) Drawer Nightstand, Ethan Allen Desk w/ Bookcase Top, Oak Slant Front Desk w/ Lower Bookcase, Ten (10) Drawer Map File Box, Upright Victor Record Player, Brunner’s Furniture Store Child’s Chairs, La-Z-Boy Lift Chair, Electric Wall Heaters, G.E. Apartment Refrigerator



Outdoor Furniture/Art/Planters: JBH 1936 Sandstone Cornerstone (local Landisville Piece – Been in the krieder family (manheim) for several decades), Large Flower Planters, Concrete Lions, Lawn/Garden Statues, Concrete Bird Bath


Equipment/Tools: Large Amount of Lawn & Garden Statues and Figures, Toro Self Propelled Mower, Ridgid Wet/Dry Pump, Craftsman Scroll Saw, Remington Ramset, Bosch Sawzall, Dewalt Electric Drill, Homelite Chainsaw, Troybilt Weed Eater, Sears 3,300lb. Floor Jack, Foredom Grinder, Brady Corn Sheller, Carpenter Tool Chest w/ Tools, Galvanized Buckets, Galvanized Wash Tub, J.S. Wood Planes, Bench Vise, Bar Clamps, C-Clamps, Toledo 50lb Weight, Measuring Stick, 10′ Warner Step Ladder




Note:  The Above Information Provided Is Believed To Be Accurate But Not Guaranteed!

A 10% Buyer’s Premium Will Be Applied To All Purchases!


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Terms and Conditions: of Witman Auctioneers Inc. Each item for sale is sold AS-IS and WHERE IS with no guarantee whatsoever, and all sales are final.  We have made every attempt to describe each item as accurately as possible; however, although we do not believe so, there may be inaccuracies.  We expect all buyers to inspect each item personally and make their own judgment before bidding takes place.  Everything sold “AS IS, WHERE IS”, NO WARRANTIES, NO GUARANTEES.  Announcements by auctioneers take precedence over printed matter.  Buyer agrees, upon registration to bid to the terms and conditions of this auction. Terms:  Cash, Checks w/Bank Letter of Credit or Prior Approval from Auction Firm. ****Bank Letter of Guarantee Form**** (The following text is suggested, and should be on the Bank’s letterhead.)   Date: ________ Our bank, (bank’s name), irrevocably will guarantee any checks written to Witman Auctioneers Inc. for the purchase of items at the (name of particular auction) auction on (date of auction), by (you or your company name) from account number (fill in number) up to the total amount of (fill in $$ amount).   Sincerely, (Signature) (Bank officer’s name and title)   Most Credit Cards Accepted. A 15% Buyer’s Fee Will Apply to All Purchases – (Discounted to a 10% Buyer’s Fee for Cash or Approved Check!)

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