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Monastery Heritage Sale

Our Sisters have accumulated from donors and some from purchasing over the past 100+ years a collection of very beautiful furniture, rugs, and decorative items. They are now at the stage where they would like to divest these treasures in a manner that would be respectable to the items and those who donated them. All proceeds will be used to support their mission and works of ministry.

They will be having a sale of these items on the third floor of the Monastery on Monday, August 29 from 11:30 am to 4:30 pm and Tuesday, August 30 from 9 am to 4 pm. Watch for signs to direct you. Payment can be made by cash, check, or credit card.

Monastery Heritage Items For Sale - click on arrows on sides to move forward or backward

Sculpture - Artist unknown (Japanese) Geisha Girls, bronze, 13 ¼ and 12 ½” h.

Two Japanese Figures

Bronze Sculpture, 13 ¼" and 12 ½" tall   
 

Pan and nymph, late 19th century

Pan and Nymph Sculpture

Late 19th cent.; after Claude Michel (Clodion) (French, 1745-1814); cast bronze; 10 ½ " x 10 ½"  x 9 ½"; black base 2" x 12"   
 

Two Painted Cast Metal Sculptures of Italian Renaissance Figures

Soldiers holding standards;  on round bases, 19" and 18 ½" tall 
 

Renaissance Revival Chair

English (after) Italian, "Dantesque" chair; late 19th or early 20th c.; dark stained wood and leather seat and back; 45" x 26 1/2" x 19" "Made in England" stamped on bottom of cross members; Two leather tassels, (one detached)
 

Female with staff holding glass prism

Cast Metal Sculpture of Female with Staff Holding Glass Prism

Possibly by or after Jean de Bologne (Fr/It, ca 1900); cast metal; 28" x 5 ½" x 4 ½" including cast metal base
 

Two Embroidered Seat Cushioned Chairs

Turned spindles; carved roses at top; pink floral needlepoint seats; 42" x 19" x 19"
 

Carved Stone Sculpture of Female Head with Elaborate Hat and Bow

Carved stone; 19 1/2" x 10" x 5 1/2"; on base 4" x 5 1/2"; breaks and cracks in base
 

Victorian Walnut Chair with Hinged Seat

48" x 19" x 18" (broken at top crest, piece missing)
 

Blacksmith Porcelain Figure

Blacksmith Porcelain Figure

Meissen porcelain; 8 ¼” tall 
 

Old Man Porcelain Figure

Meissen porcelain; 8 ¼” tall 

Chair with Triangular Back

Spiral turned front legs / back uprights; triangular openwork crest/back; maroon upholstered seat; 43 ½" x 19" x 21"
 

Bavaria; 8 cups/saucers, creamer/sugar and 7 ½ x 8 x 4” pitcher

Tea Service

Bavaria; 8 cups/saucers, creamer/sugar and 7 ½ x 8 x 4” pitcher

Royal Doulton Toby Mugs

Royal Doulton Toby Mugs

Various mugs of different sizes and characters

2 Candlesticks, maker unknown, carved  wood, 26.5” h x 7.5” diameter

Candlesticks

2 Candlesticks, maker unknown, carved  wood, 26.5” h x 7.5” diameter