Antiques- Guns- Fishing Reels- Cannon Collection

Collectible Auction in E7429 State Hwy 23/33, Reedsburg, Wisconsin, United States

02 Friday
02nd August, 2019 9:00 AM

Antiques- Guns- Fishing Reels- Cannon Collection

Collectible Auction in E7429 State Hwy 23/33, Reedsburg Wisconsin, United States

Friday at - 02nd August , 2019



Jim Gavin (#2387), Matt Gavin (#2389)  & Bob Gavin (#185).


  Robin Craker, Reedsburg, Bruce Shivley, Oxford

& GAVIN BROS AUCTIONEERS LLC (WRAC # 274).  Reedsburg  & Baraboo.  (608)-524-6416.  [email protected]



Location has been calculated by address and may not be 100% accurate.

Auction Items For Sale

Note:  Bob Thompson was a 4-term Wisconsin Assemblyman. Wisconsin Senate Sergeant-at-arms.  He also was a U.S. Marshall for the Western district of Wisconsin. Bob & Ruth resided in the Poynette Area.  He collected Cannons, Knives, Fishing Reels as well as many other things.  A Very large and interesting auction.  We will be selling in 2 rings.  Pictures and more complete list @

ANTIQUES and COLLECTIBLES:  Wooden Bowls; butter paddles; cow creamer collection; teapots; silver-plate flatware; McCoy Vase; Sweet Cuba tobacco tin; B.J. Dodge, Poynette & Carey’s Variety  Spongueware bowls; RW mixing bowls; Copper water cans; Hummels; Westmoreland Mary Gregory; 1939 composition Easter piece; Carnival berry set; old collectible poker chips; quilts; fancy work; handmade baskets; candle sticks; 1990’s duck stamps; duck prints; needlepoint framed ducks; Carter/Mondale pin; 6 pcs miniature Gries Reproducer corp; Kerosene lamp; small commemorative cask; teacups; Noritake China; cookbooks; bedding; sewing items; Indian blankets (purchased from Winnebago sellers); pillow cases; other fancy work; American, Elgin Waltham, Westclox “Scotty, Waterbury w/gutta percha case pocket watches; costume jewelry; post cards; Composition books & other vintage paper goods; Cast Alum airplane plaques; Zeiss Ikon Camera; brass bugle; jugs; Holiday décor; wooden combs; 2- Art Halls Std Oil Poynette calendars; lots of other good collectible items.

FURNITURE:  Pressback high chair; Oak curved glass china cabinet; Mission Style china cabinet;  drop front desk;  oak rocker; maple living room furniture; drop side table; oak framed sofa & rocker; chest w/hankie drawers; 3-oak commodes; bed; oak hat box end stand; piano stool; tin dome top trunk; Lowery “Micro Genie” keyboard; New Home sewing machine; other items. 

TOYS:  Big Bang cast gunner boat; “ Rabbit Target” dart gun/box; Tom Thumb Typewriter/case; Paper items including Tom Mix, Mickey Mouse, The Three Bears, Mother Goose, paint books, more; tin tank; Dial Marx typewriter; Hubley, cast & other air planes; Cast Iron Toys including Allis Chalmers Tractor, General steam shovel, Oliver Row Crop Tractor, Arcade trailer, team & wagon, doll furniture; tin semi truck; Marx Charlie McCarthy/Edgar Bergen car; Saf-Power Unit #2 steam engine; mini balance scale; Popeye Big Little Book; Popeye The Champion tin boxing ring, incomplete; lead soldiers; more.

CANNON COLLECTION:  29 Cannons including 8 Big Bang, homemade, others. Many are shootable.    Pictures @ .

GUN/AMMO, U.S. MARSHALL ITEMS, ETC:  Special Edition Winchester 30-30-1879-1979 commemorative Winchester Wisconsin Conservation Warden rifle, #368 out of 500, documentation; Muzzle loaders including 1852 Harpers Ferry, 1861 Colt-parts; 1862 .577 cal English made Enfield Tower; 1863 .58 Cal US Bridesburg ;  14-Ammo boxes; 30 cal carbine ammo (900 rounds); 16- 15 round magazines 30 cal; Ammo boxes; other collectible items; wooden ammo boxes; Smith & Wesson handcuffs; other handcuffs; Saber nite stick; 30 cal carbine ammo; reloading presses; rare ammo;  DuPont gun powder tins; Wi Sherriff belt buckle; various badges & patches; match safe; other items.

FISHING REEL COLLECTION:  175 + fishing reels including Winchester (1), Penn, Pfluger; Ocean City, Langley, Shakespeare, Bronson, South Bend and others.  Complete list @

KNIVE COLLECTION:  120 + knives—Pictures @

OUTDOOR/GARAGE:  Stihl 031 chain saw; Stihl weedeater; 4.5HKP mower/mulcher; decoys; fishing creel; lanterns; cow bell; more.

TERMS:  Cash/good check.  Visa/MasterCard w/convenience fee. Sales Tax Applies.