All sold as is. All sales final. No returns.
You may shop pre-sale with an invoice we send you via paypal.
Please, arrange for your own movers for furniture removal.
When one finds a silk top hat, an eighteenth century German violin and an Ironrite mangle for pressing formal linens, you know you have found a home reflecting a special lifestyle. Step into the world of European royalty.
The family started the postal system in Germany. Prince Alexander Torre Tasso was born in the Czech Republic. He left his homeland with his family via Switzerland to the United States during WWII. Though the prince has passed, symbols of the family crown are found in the canopy over the master bed, embroidered in fine linens and etched in a Bakelite hairbrush.
The library holds volumes in French and in German. Select antiques and classics bound in leather. There is a book of autographs and messages of farewell to the family before they left Europe.
The furniture includes quality antiques, many from the 19th century. There is a maple Federalist game table, 4 Federalist side chairs, an Edwardian dresser, an Edwardian sideboard, 2 early 1800's Laparre fitted silver chests, 2 Victorian balloon chairs, 5 Victorian side chairs, an Empire work table, 2 Windsor chairs, one master Victorian chair and 2 Victorian mistress' chairs, a tole tray table, a set of 5 inlaid Sheraton style dining chairs, 2 additional Sheraton style side chairs, library desk with spindle legs, 2 small William and Mary style sofas, an Ogee framed mirror, an Empire candle stand, and a rustic pine chest.
In total the home has over 80 pieces of furniture to choose from. Specialty items include a custom made king size four poster cherry wood bed, 2 exotic wood Italian side tables, a custom made satin wood tea table and a walnut chest of drawers, Let the photos describe the balance of the inventory.
Housewares include 6 rugs, 22 table lamps, 3 chandeliers, 4 mirrors, 2 brass fenders, brass andirons, brass coal bin, antique copper syrup kettle, bar ware and decanters, crystal, 7 sets of china, sterling and silver plate, kitchen ware, glassware, fitted picnic baskets, serving dishes, cook ware and small kitchen appliances.
Large appliances include a deep freezer, Ironrite mangle, GE washer and a Maytag dryer.
There are supplies, tools, patio furniture, lawn chairs, pots and potted plants for the gardener.
For the discerning diva there is a black full length mink coat and a short black mink jacket. There are 2 custom made couture gowns by Maggie. For the gentleman we have both the white dinner jacket, tuxedo and the white tie, white vest and silk top hat to complete his white tie and tails. All very elegant.
Take the pleasant 8 mile drive up highway 17 past the IOP connector and step into the gated community of Bull's Bay. We will leave the gate open for you.
Know you may shop pre-sale. Click the large gallery photo for prices and measurements, send us the photo number and we will invoice you via paypal.
"Come find your treasure."
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