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2017 Maxsold Estate Sale and Downsizing Auction Yearly Highlights

2017 was a fantastic year at MaxSold, and our greatest yet. We held well over 4000 auctions this year, and take great pride in our ability to sell everything for our clients transparently, profitably, and quickly.

Like every year, there are certain items that really stand out and make us say, "wow". MaxSold is pleased to bring you our 2017 yearly highlights!.

Let's make 2018 even greater! Happy New Year!

Original Oil signed Pothast
Sold on MaxSold for $5850

<Very large original oil painting signed Pothast. May be Bernard Pothast but cannot confirm. Purchased at auction; has not been taken in for appraisal or authentication. Appears to be quite old. Frame shows some damage and wear. Painting is 25" x 30". Frame is 36" x 41.5".

2013 Lincoln MKT Certified
Sold on MaxSold for $25,251

25,771 km Safety completed. 4 door, leather interior with heated and a/c seats, digital climate control/audio centre, smart key stored inside. 3.5L V6 DOHC 24V TURBO, back up camera, AWD

Kubota B7800 Tractor
Sold on MaxSold for $7511

Tractor has 302hrs comes with LA402 front loader Woods RB60 rear Blade . Serial number 63547

Marble Top Console Table
Sold on MaxSold for $2,201

Marble topped pink brass bottom 69X14X34. Matches 866. Shades not included. 

1975 Honda CB550 Motorcycle
Sold on MaxSold for $500

Green 1975 Honda 550 motorcycle with title and 14,565 miles. Needs work. Untested. Some wear. Bring trailer or truck to haul and help to remove. Note: Helmet has not been verified to conform to current safety standards and regulations. Come to pick up at Category C time slot.

Leather Sofa Sectional
Sold on MaxSold for $3050

2 seat 78X42X27.5 corner 28X28 singles 32X42X27 lounge 44X77X27. White clean leather sectional sleek and modern with chrome accents along base.

Vintage chess set
Sold on MaxSold for $140

Chess set in original box. Chess board comes from the other set. See pictures for details.

Marvel's "The Amazing Spider Man" Comics
Sold on MaxSold for $1510

36 comics in total for this lot- 5 different series. The Amazing Spider-Man has 23 issues in total. Issue #'s 103-107, 109, 111, 115, 116, 118, 119, 121-124, 127, 128, 130, 131, 133, 134, 137, 146. Key issue #'s 119, 121, 122 and 134. The Amazing Spider-man King Size issues x 2. Spider-man-Marvel Team Up issues x 6. Spider-man Giant size Super Heroes issues x 2, Spider-man-Marvel Tales issues x 3. Good condition.

Asus 27" Gaming Monitor, Keyboard And Mouse
Sold on MaxSold for $1900

Dell Alienware Area 51 gaming computer including 27" monitor, Gladius Pro programing mouse, Asus Strix Tactic pro keyboard. Saitek X-55Rhino HOTAS flight stick and throttle. Lot includes box of miscellaneous computer games, cords etc. Note items located on second floor. Bring boxes to pack.

King Tut Life-size Bust Museum Like Display
Sold on MaxSold for $2000

All items you see are included in this King Tut life-size bust museum like display, all apart of bidding. The focal point king tut mask bust was created by Limoges Creations Ltd in Brooklyn, NY. One life size bust of king tut was created for each of the 50 Birks Jewellers stores as a promotional item for an upcoming Egyptian exhibit to be held at the Art Gallery of Ontario in 1979/80. Their is the Limoges creations signature stamp on the bust. Also comes the original tag when purchased. The life-size bust is in excellent condition, needing only a slight dusting. Made of hard like mache? resin plaster, Measuring approx 21.5 inches tall & 15 inches across. 2 iron candle holders (23 inches tall) with glass inserts as well as two Egyptian pictures believed to be on papyrus framed are also included. 1 red theatre divider with hooks and the wood shelving base with glass door is all apart of the lot for bidding.

Pair Of Ebel Swivel Glide Outdoor Chairs
Sold on MaxSold for $1228

Set of 2 woven resin wicker outdoor club style swivel glider chairs by Ebel furniture. Original purchase price over $1500 EACH as seen in photos. Thick, plush cushions included with protective MISMATCHED covers also included. 34"w x 36"d.

Cartier Watch
Sold on MaxSold for $2800

Unisex Cartier watch. Model 2301

Sea Doo 1998 Boat Hull identification number: CECAO415B898
Sold on MaxSold for $2550

1998 Sea Doo Challenger Boat. White, purple and green. 18ft. Brand new upholstery and 2 new engines. Hull identification number: CECAO415B898

Vintage Animatronic Chimpanzee Head
Sold on MaxSold for $135

Tested works. Comes with original users manual. Needs new batteries.

Antique Dining Chairs
Sold on MaxSold for $2,551

8 carved dining room chairs, some nicks

""The World Needs More Canada"" - Evan Sharma Painting
Sold on MaxSold for $6800

Evan Sharma's painting depicts a landscape of Peggy's Cove and is entitled ""The World Needs More Canada"". It is a acrylic on canvas, 48 inches horizontal x 40 inches vertical.

Vintage Asian Desk
Sold on MaxSold for $510

Black Lacquer and handpainted with 2 drawers. Height 72 inches Width 46 inches Depth 25 inches. Note Some damage to lacquer on legs back board and one side. Drawer pulls off but included.

Tapis Persans Hashim Persian Rug.
Sold on MaxSold for $5300

100% wool hand knotted 8'6" x 6'6", Khasmar from Iran, collection piece, natural dyes. 

Tragically Hip Painting "Backstage"
Sold on MaxSold for $2050

"Backstage" Tragically Hip Painting by Kingston Artist, Patti Leishman. This acrylic on canvas 48"W X 30"H painting was inspired by a backstage scene of the band just before they went on stage for their final show in Kingston. Based on an image from CBC footage.

Teacups And Saucers
Sold on MaxSold for $420

10 cups and saucers (Paragon, Royal Albert, Aynsley, more). Includes china cake plate, collectible blue glass vases with fluted edges, hand painted sugar shaker, serving plates, more.

Antique Crib
Sold on MaxSold for $230

Antique crib, one wooden spool damaged, no slats 51"x47"x31" Not safety tested for use with children or infants. No mattress or slats, best use for safety reasons would be for re-purposing.

Log Splitter 
Sold on MaxSold for $1425

Wallenstein hydraulic log splitter model WX520 with 4.80-8 tires. Honda GX 160 gas engine. Untested. Includes fuel cans.

Antique Grandfather Clock
Sold on MaxSold for $577

Antique Grandfather Clock, circa 1860-1870. Measures 20X89x11.5. Currently not running. Located on the second floor. Recommend professional moving. 

Three Vintage Bicycles
Sold on MaxSold for $921

Three vintage bicycles. Some wear, scratches, and rust.

Antique Gramophone With 10 Records And Table
Sold on MaxSold for $410

Antique the Criterion Regina music box, 15 1/2" disc, total of 12 discs. Seller states working condition, Table 24X24X30 mahogany.

Le Creuset
Sold on MaxSold for $1307

Assortment of Le Creuset pots and cookware.

Sold on MaxSold for $701

Bernhardt sideboard, two internal drawers, one lined in felt for cutlery. Two lower doors with two shelves per side. Light wear. Heavy bring help.

Antique Teacups And Saucers
Sold on MaxSold for $265


Eight Antique teacups and saucers. Two saucers without cups. Few chips, on cups.

Wall Tapestry
Sold on MaxSold for $711


Hanging vintage wall tapestry 32X51. With hanging rod.

Sterling Silver Teapots And More
Sold on MaxSold for $910

Teapots and more 5 pieces of STERLING in total. Overall good condition, note wear.

Sold on MaxSold for $580

Solid wood dresser with 8 drawers, dovetailed joints, metal handles made by West brothers furniture. Very minor wear. 62X19X40.

Ladies Pearl And Diamond Cluster Ring
Sold on MaxSold for $948

Set with 1 cultured half pearl and 8 Old European cut diamonds est 0.19 ct ea., Pearls are cream colour with cream overtone, diamonds provisional colour I-J clarity SI. set in 18 kt gold. Est Weigh 3.05 grams Size 5. Est. 

John Deere Riding Lawn Tractor
Sold on MaxSold for $1900

40" cut X300 untested looks like in good condition needs battery boosted

RAF WWII Uniforms
Sold on MaxSold for $379

Authentic and original Royal Air Force great coat, full dress jacket with pants, and battle dress jacket. Forage cap and officer???s cap. Pins for the volunteer reserve. Uniforms recently cleaned, in good condition with age wear.

Antique Blue and White English Transferware China and Teapots
Sold on MaxSold for $501

8 Pieces total, some have wear and chips.

Round Pedestal Poker Table
Sold on MaxSold for $390

Wood round pedestal table with flip top poker felted side, measures 54X54X30 and located in basement

Chinese Lunar Coin Set
Sold on MaxSold for $285

Chinese Lunar Calendar Medallion Set from the Royal Canadian Mint Proof coin set in wooden display box. Centre round medallion and 12 fan shaped medallions depicting the animal signs in the Chinese lunar calendar are 24k gold-plated copper. Each medallion retailed for 15.95 each. 8,888 sets worldwide.

Chinese Scroll painting of Tigers. Length is over 160 inches
Sold on MaxSold for $751

100 Tigers? Chinese tiger tapestry scroll painting on silk? Measure approx.: height 18 x length 164 inches

George Jenson Sterling Flatware
Sold on MaxSold for $4,449

Sterling Napkin Rings
Sold on MaxSold for $637

25 maps from 1895
Sold on MaxSold for $350

Colour maps published in 1895. 16 1/2" x 22" with a single vertical fold at centre, as published. Fine condition.

Honda Generator
Sold on MaxSold for $2400

Honda generator model inverter EU6500is. Untested. Seller states never used.

Leather Bound Books
Sold on MaxSold for $455

Literary works including books on poetry, essays and philosophers. Condition of books is commensurate of their age. Wear is to be expected.

Slot Machine And Table.
Sold on MaxSold for $320

Bally slot machine game, in working condition. Includes table shown in picture.

Lladro "Boy On Carousel"
Sold on MaxSold for $530

Lladro #1470, "Boy On Carousel Horse" Retired. In excellent condition.

Heilsa 2 Person Infrared Sauna.
Sold on MaxSold for $590

Model 2SOU003NAH, made for indoor use, 38X35X73.5. Comes apart in sections, in working order.

Large Anvil
Sold on MaxSold for $410

Very heavy bring help And saddle making tool 

Royal Danish International Sterling Flatware
Sold on MaxSold for $1350

Royal Danish International Sterling silver flatware, service for 8 plus assorted serving pieces, 50 pcs., made in USA. Estate silver in excellent condition. Comes in Oriental Accent tarnish resistant storage chest.

Old Admiralty Longshank Anchor
Sold on MaxSold for $1450

10 ft. Span. 10 ft. long. Complete specs shown in note in photographs, as well as its history. Requires industrial strength removal by crane. Extremely heavy.

Sold on MaxSold for $436

Five Lego sets to include gas station, treasure chest and more. 

Lladro Horses
Sold on MaxSold for $195

Lladro “Horses Galloping” Porcelain Figurine By Vincent Martinez c.1979 Retired measuring approximately 11 1/2″T x 15″L x 6″D. This dynamic Lladro figurine designed by Vincent Martinez, features two beautiful stallions galloping, was first issued in 1970, and retired in 2001.

Sold on MaxSold for $339

Weber Summit S-470 with side burner stainless steel grill: 67x28x52. Has rotisserie and infrared heating components. Aged, wear as expected. Untested. Includes cover. Good working condition. Heavy, bring help for removal.

Midcentury Modern Barzilay Stereo Console
Sold on MaxSold for $539

Barzilay record player and storage cabinet with speakers. Minor scratches on top and minor damage in first panel wood. Includes AR3 acoustic suspension loudspeakers and turntable, Realistic STA-870 AM-FM stereo receiver and Realistic CD-1700 compass digital audio player. Everything works! Cabinet is walnut. Barzilay is a sought after manufacturer of MCM American-made furniture from California. The company closed when Ira Barzilay retired in the 1980’s.

Stainless Frigidaire Gallery Refrigerator
Sold on MaxSold for $820

Model FG212334NR serial number 1A22100612. Manufactured 05/12.

Concrete Fountain
Sold on MaxSold for $325

Fountain with leafman face. Comes with hook ups. Untested. 36X18.5X64.

Model Ship
Sold on MaxSold for $310

Model of the Bismark. Seller says made by a Prisoner of War for grandfather who served in WWI and WWII. 34X8X12. In basement.

Illustrated Historical Atlas of the Counties of Frontenac, Lennox and Addington Ontario - Toronto: Meacham, 1878
Sold on MaxSold for $245

In brown boards with gilt title to upper board. Title page, Table of Contents, "Historical Sketch of the Counties of Frontenac, Lennox, and Addington [5-19] including hand-tinted Dominion of Canada Eastern Sheet map [12-13] and Western Sheet map [16-17], maps, architectural views, and portraits of prominent citizens [20-97], Patron's Directory [98-108]. Nearly all maps in near fine to fine condition, with a few scattered stains and small tears. Fold-out map of Camden torn and taped on back. Title page and last page of Patron's Directory badly damaged.

Bowflex Xtreme 2
Sold on MaxSold for $510

Bowflex Xtreme 2 workout system. 

Cloisonne Dragon Incense Burners
Sold on MaxSold for $430

Set of two cloisonne dragon incense burners. Head opens up as a lid.

Marble Table
Sold on MaxSold for $230

Marble table 60X60X29 with lazy Susan. Seller says takes 3 or more people to move. Heavy. Note wear.

Vintage Chair
Sold on MaxSold for $400

Mid Century pullout loveseat finished in aurene coloured green material in very good condition. 39X33X28. Note wear. Mattress not included.

Milli Fiori
Sold on MaxSold for $411

Milli fiori glass vases – no chips or cracks.