AUCTION 42 – FALL 2016

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Fruit Jars

FJ001 Left-Facing Beaver Pint

Minimum Bid: $1000

Range:$1500-2000

Sold: $2450

This left-facing Beaver pint is the best example we have sold. It is mint. The glass is nearly colourless but not clear. Swirling through the glass are smoky wisps of white. These are the result of impurities in the glass batch. This feature puts the jar over the top. A truly exceptional example of an iconic Canadian jar.

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FJ002 Hamilton Clamp No 4

Minimum Bid: $600

Range:$1000-1200

Sold: $600

I personally love the No 4 size of the Hamilton Glassworks clamp jar. This jar is huge at 9 1/2" tall without the clamp. This is a beautiful example. Very clean light aqua coloured glass. Near mint. Tiny 1/8" chip off the inside rim left side. Perfect insert and correct clamp.

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FJ003 Hamilton Clamp No 3

Minimum Bid: $400

Range:$600-800

Sold: Not

A beautiful example of the No 3 size Hamilton Glassworks clamp jar. Clean light aqua coloured glass. Heavily embossed. 1/4" chip and fine flake on the outside rim front. Insert has a couple of flakes. Right clamp.

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FJ004 Hamilton Clamp No 2

Minimum Bid: $200

Range:$300-400

Sold: $375

A No 2 size Hamilton Glassworks clamp jar. Very short neck and extremely wide mouth on this one. A slight smoky appearance to the glass is from being over tumbled. Burst bubble base edge front wih an associated tiny flake. Perfect mouth. Insert has one thin flake. Right clamp.

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FJ005 Hamilton No 2 Corker

Minimum Bid: $300

Range:$400-600

Sold: $500

A super clean example of the No 2 size Hamilton Glassworks corker. Mint condition.

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FJ006 Hamilton HG Clamp

Minimum Bid: $200

Range:$300-400

Sold: Not

A nice example of the half gal size Hamilton Glassworks clamp jar. Very clean example. Pale aqua glass. Well embossed. 1" area of chipping on the outside rim right side. Couple of flakes off the insert. Right clamp.

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FJ007 Hamilton 1 Q Clamp

Minimum Bid: $150

Range:$200-300

Sold: $350

A beautiful rich deep aqua coloured 1 quart clamp jar. Clamp is heavily rusted and seized so I cannot remove the lid. Jar appears mint.

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FJ008 Hamilton No 3 Corker

Minimum Bid: $50

Range:$75-100

Sold: $125

A gorgeous No 3 corker that is heavily damaged. Rich deep aqua glass. Lots of whittle. Heavily embossed. Serious cracking around the base edge and up the rear. A $1000 jar when mint. Here is your chance to get a real nice looking one without breaking the bank.

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FJ009 Canada Compass Pint

Minimum Bid: $500

Range:$800-1000

Sold: $1250

A beautiful example of the rare pint size Canada Compass. Very pale green coloured glass. Mint condition. The glass insert is not the correct type.

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FJ010 Canada Compass Quart

Minimum Bid: $300

Range:$500-600

Sold: $310

A lovely quart size example of the Canada Compass. Very pale green coloured glass. There is lots of character to this jar. There is a string of large bubbles that play across the front. On the base are three strange divots. The embossing is a bit weak. Heavy pour with resulting grinding flakes. Near mint condition. Glass insert is not the correct type.

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FJ011 Beehive HG

Minimum Bid: $300

Range:$500-600

Sold: $500

A terrific example of a 1/2 gal Beehive jar. Near mint with just a wisp of internal stain.

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FJ012 Beehive Quart

Minimum Bid: $150

Range:$250-300

Sold: $325

A mint example of a quart size Beehive jar.

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FJ013 Beehive Pint SCA

Minimum Bid: $150

Range:$200-300

Sold: $250

A lovely Beehive pint in SCA (Amethyst) coloured glass. Heavy lip damage. Displays well with the lid on. If you want one for the collection but don't have $1500 for a mint example, this is a beautiful though damaged jar. Plain aqua coloured glass insert.

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FJ014 Pansy Light Orange Amber

Minimum Bid: $300

Range:$500-600

Sold: $450

A gorgeous light orange amber coloured Pansy jar. Pansy over a peened out Best. Near mint with a few tiny grinding flakes. Matching coloured glass insert with some great orange swirls. The lines you see in the photo of the glass insert are straw lines from the pressing and not any kind of damage.

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FJ015 Blue Ribbon Quart

Minimum Bid: $250

Range:$400-500

Sold: $375

A scarce quart size Blue Ribbon Goods Always Reliable. Light SCA (amethyst) coloured glass. Mint condition. Someone has lightly traced the embossing with a black marker. Clear coloured glass insert.

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FJ016 Anchor Pint SCA

Minimum Bid: $200

Range:$300-400

Sold: $500

This midget pint Anchor jar is one of the best examples I have seen. Beautiful SCA (amethyst) coloured glass. Near mint with only the tiniest imperfections.

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FJ017 Johnson & Johnson

Minimum Bid: $200

Range:$300-400

Current Bid: DNMR

A scarce and beautiful Johnson & Johnson New York gauze jar. There is a 1/4" divot on the right side in the middle of a panel. This looks like a manufacturing imperfection. Let the photo be your guide. Otherwise the jar is very clean. Matching coloured glass insert is mint. Correct zinc band.

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FJ018 The Rose Pint SCA

Minimum Bid: $150

Range:$200-300

Sold: $240

A crude and beautiful The Rose pint in SCA (Amethyst) coloured glass. The jar is covered in straw lines from the manufacturing. Mint!

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FJ019 Beaver AmeP Light Green

Minimum Bid: $150

Range:$200-300

Sold: $475

A gorgeous midget pint Beaver jar in a light green coloured glass. Dead mint. Super well embossed. Plain aqua coloured glass insert.

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FJ020 Best Orange Amber

Minimum Bid: $150

Range:$200-300

Sold: $160

A stellar example of the Best jar in a dark orange amber coloured glass. Dead mint. Matching coloured glass insert. Nicest one of these I have seen.

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FJ021 No Dot Crown Pint

Minimum Bid: $150

Range:$200-300

Sold: $375

A scarce No Dot Crown pint. Heavily stained from burial. Would tumble beautiful. Perfect matching zinc band and correct glass insert. Easily a $500+ jar when cleaned.

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FJ022 Lamont Glassworks Improved Jam Pint

Minimum Bid: $150

Range:$200-300

Sold: $210

This is the best example of the Lamont Glassworks Improved Jam pint that I have seen. Dead mint. A sparkling example. The glass insert is not the correct type.

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FJ023 Lamont Glassworks Improved Jam Pair

Minimum Bid: $100

Range:$150-200

Sold: $210

A pair of Lamont Glassworkds Improved Jam jars. The 1/2 gal size is dead mint. The quart has some grinding flakes to the mouth.

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FJ024 Beaver Ame HG Ball Blue

Minimum Bid: $100

Range:$150-200

Sold: $210

A sweet example of the Ame 1/2 gal Beaver jar in Ball Blue coloured glass. Mint. Clear coloured glass insert.

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FJ025 Toronto Biscuit and Confectionary

Minimum Bid: $100

Range:$150-200

Sold: $100

I have always loved this unusual jar from the Toronto Biscuit and Confectionary Toronto. An odd size, probably an Imp quart. Ground lip. Clear coloured glass. This one is perfect with what is likely the original lid.

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FJ026 Crown Pair Sediment Amber

Minimum Bid: $100

Range:$150-200

Sold: $200

A lovely pair of Crown quarts in sediment amber. Lots of great colour swirling in these two. Both are mint.

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FJ027 American Porcelain Lined Pint

Minimum Bid: $100

Range:$150-200

Sold: $110

A mint example of the pint size American Porcelain Lined pint. The zinc band is quite deteriorated but the jar and glass insert are perfect.

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FJ028 Forest City - London

Minimum Bid: $75

Range:$100-150

Sold: $75

This Gorman Eckert & Co Forest Baking powder is near mint. Ground lip. Correct lid and band. A great example of a scarce Canadian product jar.

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FJ029 Lot of 3 SCA coloured Jars

Minimum Bid: $75

Range:$100-150

Sold: $140

This lot has three jars in the most beautiful SCA (Amethyst) colour. The 1/2" gal size The Rose has a heavy chip out of the mouth. The quart size THE ROSE has a 1/2" area of roughness on the mouth that is likely from manufacturing. The quart size Star is near mint with just a couple of grinding flakes to the mouth. Star has a matching aqua glass insert.

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FJ030 Anchor Pair

Minimum Bid: $75

Range:$100-150

Sold: $210

A lot of two Anchor jars in SCA (Amethyst) coloured glass, a half gallon and a quart. Both are mint. The quart has some milky streaking that is from impurities in the batch of glass.

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FJ031 Star HG SCA

Minimum Bid: $50

Range:$75-100

Sold: $210

A wonderful 1/2 gal size Star jar in a rich SCA (Amethyst) coloured glass. Mint condition. Clear glass insert.

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FJ032 Beaver AmeQ Light Green

Minimum Bid: $50

Range:$75-100

Sold: $65

A nice Ame quart size Beaver jar in a light green glass. 2" area of case wear on the right shoulder. Otherwise excellent. Plain aqua coloured glass insert.

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FJ033 Beaver ImpQ Light Green

Minimum Bid: $50

Range:$75-100

Sold: $100

A scarce Imp quart size Beaver jar in light green glass. Line of heavy case wear right around the shoulder area. Othewise excellent.Plain aqua coloured glass insert.

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FJ034 Beaver AmeHG Pale Blue

Minimum Bid: $50

Range:$75-100

Sold: $75

An Ame 1/2 gal Beaver jar in a very pale blue coloured glass. Only a hint of blue tone to this one. Very clean jar. Super well embossed. Couple of grinding flakes off the mouth but otherwise perfect.

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FJ035 Flame Crown Pint

Minimum Bid: $50

Range:$75-100

Sold: Not

A mint example of the scarce flame Crown pint.

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FJ036 Pair of Jars

Minimum Bid: $50

Range:$75-100

Sold: $150

Two scarce jars in this lot. The hybrid crown is the tall thin quart variant. The Ideal is a midget pint size. Both are mint.

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FJ037 ADM The Darling Imp Pint

Minimum Bid: $50

Range:$75-100

Sold: $240

A sweet example of the scarce ADM The Darling Imperial pint. Near mint with a couple of minor grinding flakes to the lip.

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FJ038 Red Cross Crown

Minimum Bid: $50

Range:$75-100

Sold: $160

A scarce quart size Crown jar that was specially made to raise funds for the Red Cross. Embossed and painted cross at rear. Special lid with a slot for coins. Mint.

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FJ039 The GEM Pint

Minimum Bid: $50

Range:$75-100

Sold: $50

A pint size The GEM. Mint condition. D546 on base.

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FJ040 Excelsior Pair

Minimum Bid: $50

Range:$75-100

Sold: $85

Two 1/2 gal size Excelsior jars. The plain Excelsior is the type with the sm mouth. Pale aqua glass with a hint of light green. Mint condition. The Excelsior Improved is a darker aqua coloured glass. Near mint with a couple of grinding flakes. Matching glass insert is stained.

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FJ041 Dominion Widemouth Pair

Minimum Bid: $50

Range:$75-100

Sold: $220

A pair of scarce Dominion Widemouth jars. Both the pint and quart size are mint.

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FJ042 Three Pottery Funnels

Minimum Bid: $100

Range:$150-200

Sold: $160

A lot of three pottery fruit jar funnels. Likely all three products of the Brantford Stoneware Mnft Co. Left is a simple straight-sided green funnel with a med green glaze. Near mint. The middle one has a nicely mottled moss coloured glaze. Cup shaped with a cute little handle. Mint condition. Last is a straight-sided type with ribbed sides. Tiny pressed handle. Near mint with a couple of minor flakes off the base edge.

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FJ043 Hamilton Glassworks Lids and Clamp

Minimum Bid: $50

Range:$75-100

Sold: $70

This lot contains two Hamilton Glassworks glass inserts and a metal clamp. One of the inserts is near mint with only tiny imperfections. The other is dug and heavily stained. The clamp is perfect. If you have a good jar that needs an insert and a clamp - here you go.

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