Ponderosa

BIG SALE IN LITTLE ITALY
SEPTEMBER 23, 24 & 25 / FRIDAY – SUNDAY 10AM – 4PM
395 PONDEROSA ROAD / AVALON DRIVE – SO. SAN FRANCISCO

 Fantastic Frilly Finery and a Considerable Cache of Consistently Collected Consumables await – the intervening days provided no major categories to add but the sheer quantity of good stuff (much of it new and unused) illuminated by our toil will make this sale worth the trip … the holidays are fast approaching after all!

FURNITURE / FURNISHINGS
–         matching Victorian hand-carved fruitwood barrel backed sofa (90” inches) and chair with heavy gold, ivory, green and tan floral silk brocade upholstery

–         57” kidney shaped coffee table with carved wood and marble slab inlaid top, and a companion 36” round marble top end table
–         pair of vintage carved hard wood throne style chairs with  lion medallions and shell and vine motifs
–         handsome American made grandfather clock by Herschede Clock Co., 7 tubes, brass cut out dial, walnut cabinet, multiple strike and chiming options  (20”x86”x12”)
–         68” x 40” base oval walnut dining table w/ six chairs and 2 x 20” leaves
–         matching walnut veneer and glass china hutch (73” x 88” x 16”)
–         vintage 42” diameter white marble top table w/ 4 scallop backed chairs
–         48” wide rustic oak roll top desk
–         queen size ivory painted metal headboard
–         large ( 82” x 16” x 50”) medium (72” x 26” x 12”) wood and glass display cabinets and many small wall hung glass curio display cabinets
–         many beautiful blue and pink floral medallion hand-made wool blend carpets, many sizes (from 12’ x 10’ to 2’ x 3’ and several runners)
–         large golden oak media cabinet  (57” x 56” x 18”)
–         pair of large adjustable lift recliners in mauve velour

–          mahogany colored mantle with inset electric fireplace by Twin Star model 33EF005GRA (55” x 45” x 16”)
–         funky 60s console stereo system and much more!

COLLECTIBLES / CURIOS
–         100s of perfumes and perfume bottles, eau de parfum, parfum, high end gift boxes, NIB, samples etc. …some examples: Boucheron, Bvlgari, Guerlain, Dior, Oscar De La Renta, Gucci, JP Gaultier and more

–         2 pairs of large scale ornate Capodimonti type figural, floral lamps and shades, a pair of large scale ewers, large Capodimonti centerpieces, candle sticks, sculptural figures, floral baskets in singles and pairs and much more
–         various vintage French, English and German teacups and saucers
–         many sets of high quality etched glass and crystal stemware and barware, many service items
–         Bohemian Glass, Pink and Blue Fostoria Glass sets, fine hand cut crystal from Italy, W. Germany, Czechoslovakia, Poland and Ireland
–         Hummel and Wedgewood items
–         service items and china sets by Echt Weimar Kobalt, Echt Cobalt, Lenox, Lenox Holiday, Gloria Bayreuth,  Amapola pattern byVilleroy and Boch, Fitz and Floyd, Pink Rose by Franciscan, a large sets by ST Bavaria and more
–         large quantity of high quality silver plate serving pieces by Wallace and Reed & Barton
–         large sets of knives by Gerber
–         a large quantity of Christmas ornaments, Nativities of varied quality and size, Dept 56 Heritage Village,  Hallmark, Dickens Collectible Towne Series, AVON and other holiday decorative items
–         Jim Beam Decanters and some branded barware
–         Lots of Paul Sebastian Inc. brand holiday and other decorative items
–         1950s – 60s vinyl records: pop, classical
–         antique White sewing machine and oak table
–         a variety of religious items, collectible spoons, modern dolls and much more! 

HOUSEHOLD / HETEROGENEOUS
–         pop music, some CDs and DVDs

–         tons of large, medium and small frames
–         many small kitchen appliances and some professional grade appliances
–         glass service items plus everything you would use before, during and after meals
–         blue and orange Le Crueset enameled cast iron cookware, an unused collection of ASTA cookware and many copper kitchen items
–         whole roomful of vintage linen and lace for the kitchen, bedroom and bathroom – many hand embroidered pieces, curtains, tablecloths, Irish Linen, King and Cal King sheets (NIP), bedspreads, dust ruffles, Afghans, washcloths and bath towels, dish towels, throw pillows and much more
–         platters, punch bowls, cake plates, utensils, daily use dishes, pots and pans
–         tons of silk flowers, potpourri, candles and other decorative items
–         outdoor plants, pots and stands, concrete statuary and wrought iron garden items
–         Vitamaster treadmill
–         some men’s and women’s clothing, vintage virginal lingerie, some accessories and much more!

HIDE / HUNT HINT
Last sale’s treasure, Mr. Eds plastic horse head, was found by Jennie (longtime customer who comes to our sales with Jeff on their motorcycle) – she states “they always find treasures, ours sales are well organized, easy to find and prices are fair “ – could not say it better ourselves / this week’s treasure to find is “Squire” the flying squirrel / 

TRAFFIC / TERRAIN TIPS
This sale is very easy to find – right off of the #280 in either direction – from the South       take Avalon Drive and immediately go East 2 blocks and you’re there – coming from the North take Westborough and go East under the freeway to Junipero Serra Blvd then South to Avalon Drive –  again go East 2 blocks and you’re there – parking is pretty wide open in all directions – as always please do not block driveways – hope to see you – Kevin / Vicky & The YES Co staff  /