Danish Modern Altadena Mid-Century Estate Sale Packed with Vintage Treasures

Sale Date & Time:
Friday, December 7, 2018 - 9am to 4pm
Saturday, December 8, 2018 - 9am to 4pm
Sunday, December 9, 2018 - 9am to 4pm

Sale Location:
Altadena, CA 91001

Sale Description:
Get ready for a fun estate in Altadena packed with vintage treasures! Our clients purchased many of the items in the early 1960s in Denmark. We have everything from a Danish teak tambour Sideboard to an Illum Wikkelso lounge chair. Due to the amount of items in this sale, we will be hosting it for three days. Please, be sure to inspect your treasures carefully as many of the vintage smalls have been well loved over the years.

This is our 100th estate sale, and will be a fun one! Thank you for all of your patronage over the years.

Please note: All gold, silver, jewelry and valuables are removed off site each night before the sale and will be brought back the following morning. Please do not disturb the resident or neighbors while you wait for the sale to open. Thank you!

Case Items

  • Costume & Sterling Jewelry
  • Fine Jewelry
    • Antique & Vintage Pieces
      • Huge antique Platinum 5.00 carat diamond brooch
      • Rare Ming’s of Hawaii chunky jade 14k gold hinged bangle
      • Multi charm Gold bracelet with antique gold charms
      • Antique 14k gold silver top Rose cut Diamond earrings
      • Italian 14k white gold sphere bracelet
      • 14k gold Ruby and Diamond brooch
      • Vintage Gold enamel Coral wreath brooch
      • Vintage Pearls with 14k gold clasps with beads
      • Deco Era Natural Amber necklace
    • Rings
      • Eclectic collection vintage rings in 22k gold, 14k and 10k
      • Rare gold Garnet Russian ring
      • Rare Russian 14k rose gold Diamond Solitaire
      • 22k tourmaline antique ring
      • 14k yellow gold free form 1.25ct diamond ring
      • and many others!
    • Watches
      • Rare Hamilton Stormking VI 24 hour gold filled watch
      • 18k solid gold Omega Constellation men’s watch with original 18k gold omega bracelet
      • Platinum Hamilton diamond watch
      • 14k white gold Hamilton diamond watch
  • Some Small Bits of Sterling
  • Antique Russian Silver Candlesticks
  • Japanese Stone Cups
  • Apple iPhone 6S
  • Samsung Galaxy S6
  • Baccarat Vase
  • Gense Stainless Flatware
  • Whiting Davis Mesh Purse
  • Canon Auto Zoom 814 Camera
  • Small Bronze Heads
  • Vintage Snuff Bottle
  • Small Inuit Stone Carving
  • Cloisonné Horse
  • Pipes
  • Small Bronze of Intertwining Figures

Dining Room

  • Danish Modern Teak Tambour Door Sideboard/Credenza Large
  • Danish Modern Teak Dining Set (Table, Two Leaves, Six Side Chairs, and Two Captains Chairs (The Captains Chairs are As Is))
  • Danish Modern Teak Cado Wall Unit with Glass Display (Bottom piece needs to be redoweled)
  • Mid Century Italian Florentine Side Tables
  • Red Rug
  • RC Gorman Tiles
  • Prints
  • Teak Ice Buckets
  • Candelis Signed Painting
  • Stained Glass Window
  • Fostoria Decanter
  • Colored Glassware
  • Dorothy Thorpe
  • Silver Plate
  • Vintage MCM Magazine Racks
  • Petrified Wood Bookends
  • Cathy Pacific Glasses
  • Pottery Figural Candleholder
  • Glassware
  • Crystal
  • Silver Plate Flatware
  • Blue Willow Plates
  • Contemporary Chinese Plates
  • Pontesa China Set
  • Franciscan Dessert Rose
  • Wedgwood Toledo Pieces
  • Royal Copenhagen Christmas Plate
  • Haviland Limoges
  • Metal Wine Glasses
  • Rosenthal Vase
  • Japanese Woodblocks
    • "Sudden Shower over Shin-Ohashi Bridge at Atake" – Hiroshige
    • "Night Snow at Kambara" – Hiroshige
    • "Pagoda of Kiyomizu" – Ito Nisaburo

Living Room

  • Danish Modern Illum Wikkelso Red Lounge Chair
  • Danish Modern Congo Sofa attributed to Erhardsen & Andersen Sofa Frame (Ready to be Reupholstered)
  • Danish Modern Teak Bar Cart
  • Mid Century Weaving of Woman with Flower, in the style of Evelyn Ackerman... Massive!
  • Two Ray Dushane Landscape Oil Paintings
  • D H Chiparus Bronze of Shiva
  • Allie Glass Sculpture
  • Large Inuit Carving
  • Red Rug
  • Cream Color Sofa As Is
  • Hekman Oak Curio Cabinet
  • Carved Bench
  • Large Copper Bucket
  • Mid Century Metal and Fiberglass Egg Planter
  • Stoneware Jug
  • Contemporary Chinese Embroideries
  • Vintage Pillows
  • Mid Century Pottery Lamp
  • Brass Trinkets
  • Neat Mid Century Metal Tray
  • Hand Wrought Iron Fireplace Tools
  • Table of MCM Pottery (Most As Is)
  • Brass Swans
  • Hand Painted Fans
  • Chinese Girl Chalk Figure
  • Neat Knick Knacks
  • Surveyor Wood Stand
  • Vintage Chinese Brass Lamp
  • Smalls from World Travels
  • Prints

Office

  • Danish Modern Teak Partners Desk (As Is)
  • Three Harpers Arm Chairs with Burnt Orange Fabric
  • Optimus Speakers
  • Edson Printer
  • Lane MCM Table
  • Sony STR-DE197 Reciever
  • Technics Compact Disc Changer SL-MC7
  • Technics Stereo Cassette Deck RS-TR272
  • CDs
  • Cassette Tapes
  • Books
  • Mid Century Magazine Rack
  • Books on Various Subjects
  • Postcards
  • Shredder
  • Vintage Boxes
  • Prints
  • Two Small Filing Cabinets
  • Rack of Men’s Clothes
  • Vintage Globe
  • Tripod
  • Sewing Stuff
  • Bathroom Items
  • Monogram Kitty Hawk Modle
  • Sister Mary Corita Signed Lithograph

Kitchen

  • Two Vintage Oak Cabinets
  • Samsung RFG237AAWP/XAA White French Door Fridge
  • Miro Mug
  • Kenmore Microwave
  • Mugs
  • White Porcelain China
  • Mid Century Metal Trays
  • Vintage Glass Serving Pieces
  • Argberg White Porcelain
  • Pans
  • Glassware
  • Prints
  • Bird Clock
  • Glass Plates
  • Cup and Saucers
  • Limoges Plates
  • Vases
  • Vintage Meat Grinders
  • Vintage Washboard
  • Lots of Useful Kitchen Items

Laundry Room

  • Older Kenmore Washer and Dryer
  • Stainless Flatware
  • Vintage Iron

Guest Room

  • Bed Frame
  • Three Dressers
  • Vintage Newspapers

Kitchen Nook

  • Vintage Octagonal Table
  • Four Vintage Side Chairs
  • Salmon Colored Rug
  • Picasso Print on Board
  • Prints
  • Vintage Pillows
  • Large Pewter Platter
  • Iron Patio Table
  • Silver Plate
  • Glass Platters
  • Punch Bowls
  • Candle Votives
  • Ashtrays

Hallway

  • Vintage Mirror
  • Prints
  • Masks
  • Small Bokhara Rugs
  • Small Side Table
  • Ethnic Hangings
  • Rack of Woman’s Clothes Small
  • Vintage Knickknacks
  • Vintage Red Plastic Screen

Master Bedroom

  • Built In MCM Bed (YOU REMOVE AND MOVE)
  • Red Rug
  • Carved Wood Dresser
  • Vintage Slag Glass Lamp
  • Powder Jars
  • Purses
  • Scarves
  • Fur Hats
  • Vintage Pieces
  • Bedding
  • Two Small Boxes of Books
  • Vintage Pillows
  • Prints
  • Pressedboard Storage Cabinet
  • Vintage MCM Lamp
  • Contemporary Floor Lamp
  • Valet
  • Mid Century Magazine Rack
  • Linens
  • Weavings from Latin America

Girls Room

  • Mid Century Dresser Base (As Is)
  • Antique Oak Dresser and Mirror
  • Vintage Dresser
  • Antique Oak Roll Top Desk
  • Two Traditional Foot Stools
  • Two Traditional Twin Beds (Newer Mattress)
  • Office Chair
  • Guitar
  • Prints
  • MCM Side Chair
  • Traditional Side Chair
  • Doll Wicker Chairs
  • Vintage Minnie Mouse Doll
  • Vintage Knickknacks
  • Vintage Shell Base Lamp
  • Haddow Watercolor of Landscape
  • Vintage White Mirror
  • Storage Shelf

Boys Room

  • Danish Modern Bed
  • Paul Mccobb Planner Group Desk and Chair (As Is)
  • Red Rug
  • Tables of Linens
  • Bedding
  • Prints
  • Pottery Lamp
  • Vintage Trophies
  • Book
  • Small Bookshelf
  • Stuffed Animals
  • German License Plate

Back Porch

  • Two MCM Pottery Light Fixtures
  • Vintage Butterfly Chair
  • Towels
  • Tapes
  • Vanity Cabinet
  • Vintage Stone Inlay Bird
  • Toys
  • Small Women’s Shoes Size 4-5

Basement

  • Three Vintage Oak Filing Cabinets
  • Two Green Mid Century Dressers
  • White Dresser
  • Vintage Trunk
  • Old Microwave
  • MCM Coffee Servers
  • Travel Ephemera
  • Glass Handing Planters
  • Silver Plate
  • China
  • Glassware
  • Pots
  • Vases
  • Coffee Pots
  • Vintage Skis
  • Old GE Refrigerator
  • Orange Dresser
  • Red Tribal Rug
  • Rolling Day Bed Sofa
  • Vintage Coffee Table As Is
  • Vintage Book Shelves
  • Prints
  • Books
  • Frames
  • Vintage Prints
  • Trunk
  • Vintage Chalk Board
  • White Desk
  • Wood Stands
  • Lamps
  • Life Magazines
  • Geological Survey Maps
  • Greeting Cards
  • Unframed Prints
  • Dell Computer
  • Vintage Windmill
  • Vintage Knickknacks
  • Platters
  • Clay Tools
  • Clay Sculpture Unfired
  • Tons More

Garage

  • Izip Tricruiser Electric Bike
  • Dresser
  • Cabinets
  • Vintage Bon Aire Skimboard
  • Daedalus Magazines
  • Books
  • Old Trunk
  • Antique Sideboard
  • Tables of Fabric (Some Vintage)
  • Benjamin Turntable
  • Tools
  • Tiles
  • Plastic Storage
  • Copper Bucket
  • Glassware
  • Two Boxes of Records
  • Playboy Magazines

Yard

  • Bronze Figure
  • Metal Farm Implements
  • Vintage Metal See Saw
  • More to be Discovered!

Terms and Conditions:

  • No Prices will be given via phone or email.
  • All sales are final. No returns or exchanges are allowed.
  • All inventory is offered "as-is," "where-is" with no warranties.
  • Enter at your own risk. Howe Estate Sales, LLC nor the homeowner are responsible for accidents inside or around the property!
  • We do not offer pre-sales.
  • No list or numbers, please line up outside the door.
  • Cash preferred. If needed, we will accept DEBIT cards, should cell signal allow for processing. Please have your valid photo ID ready as we may check it. Please bring cash for transactions under $20 to expedite check out as cell signal sometimes takes some time to process cards.
  • We collect 9.5% California sales tax unless you have a valid California resale license and are purchasing the items for resale. We will verify resale numbers on site with the CA Board of Equalization.
  • Please bring your own packing material and boxes.
  • Our staff is unable to move large items. Please bring help when purchasing large items of furniture. Please notify a staff member when moving large items of furniture.

We look forward to seeing you!