A long-time resident of Florida and a collector has put his antiques, furniture pieces and collectibles in appraisal auctions. A number of items from prominent local estates and collections are set to be sold in an online auction. The auction is scheduled for June 27, Saturday at the Ankiewicz Deer Point Lake Residence, at a suburban Panama City location in Southport. 

The auction is scheduled to occur from 8 A.M. central time and is to be conducted online via Invaluable.com and LiveAuctioneers.com by the Specialists of the South Inc. who are located in Panama City. Logan Adams, spokesperson of Specialists of the South Inc. said “Earldine loved collecting old objects, did not have a specific passion, but has collected many sought after items. She has a sharp eye.”

Among the items to be sold by the appraisers through the online auction are also primitive items, ironstone pitchers, reproduction Wedgwood furniture, Mulberry china patterns, Flow Blue, and other replica furniture which has been made with a lot of attention to details and pride. Items to be auctioned also include Ankiewicz’s daughter’s Orientalia collection. The daughter is now deceased and items from this list according to appraisers range from netsukes to Satsuma and cloisonné and snuff bottles. There are also rugs of value in the sale which appraisers are organizing online.

An accomplished artist who had her tutelage for 15 years under Mariette Paine Slayton, who authored Early American Decorating Techniques, she has done some beautiful work of her own. Her own work includes quilts, cotton velveteen, coverlets (crochet and knit), decoupage, trunk and tole painting work done on trays in silver, gold and bronze leaf.
Items of note, following an art appraisal said the appraiser will include a spool chest, well crafted with labelled drawers, with clean indications of what was stored and advertising on the customer facing side for J&P coats. There is a graphic of a spool of thread on the advertisement part. The Appraiser also said that there is a Singer, sewing machine that dates back to 20th century in top condition that is operational.

An item of note said the appraiser is an ink and wash on drawing of a cat by noted Asian artist Leonard Tsuguharu which is signed and dated (1929). A recent work of the same artist was sold by an appraiser for $1331 by William A Bunch Auctioneers.

Collectors can be set to be dazzled by the appraisal auction which will feature antique brass candlesticks, a tea caddy, a writing box with mother of pearl inlay, antique wall candle holder, white serving pieces, woven and glass baskets, hand painted tole trays, 10 handmade quilts and dated hand-painted trunks. 20 rugs which are a mix of Oriental hand knotted Persian rugs and also hooked rugs.

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