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Opatrny Auction

Thursday, June 29, 2023 9:00 AM


Downsizing after many years of collecting and will sell the following, plus items from other homes at public auction. Auction to be held in The FFA Building, Wayne County Fairgrounds, Wooster, Ohio. The fairgrounds are located at the junction of US Route 30 and State Route 3 South.

Chattels Description

OPATRNY AUCTION: Large selection of Frank Foster crocks; bluebird pottery; & 20+ quilts ranging from 20 years old to 150 years old (see website week of auction for pictures of crocks, bluebird, & quilts); a few hand tools including antique wood planes; work bench; glass front display case; tea cart; vintage furniture including children’s chairs; child’s rolltop desk; nice antique hall stand; Victorian dresser; 3 drawer dress w/ mirror; babydoll cradles & stroller; quilt rack; antique coffee grinder; Croquet sets; large selection of better glassware & pottery; several hens on nests; antique school desks; Farmall shop stool; several antique scales; & much more. Check website week of auction for many pictures & updates. Jim and Beth Opatrny, Owners.

GALLIHER AUCTION: 100+ knives including hunting knives & pocket knives from Frost, Remington, Whitetail Cutlery, Colt, Schrade, Chipaway, & more. Uncut sheet of $1 bills; Bob Carafelli prints; Duff Truck Line prints; Nintendo Wii w/ games; record albums; glass front gun cabinet; long bow; belt buckles; dresser w/ mirror; Toy Kraft pull toys; older trainset & some older metal train cars; 3 bar stools; Top-Flite golf clubs; Budweiser beer steins from 1989 – 2012; & more. TOOLS: Extension ladder; Sears welder; Grizzly dust collector; Craftsman bandsaw; table saw; & drill press; MCS-1000 wood lathe; belt sander; Grizzly benchtop mortising machine; good selection of hand & power tools including routers; nailers; saws; & more; Diebold storage cabinets; assorted hardware; & more.  Check website week of auction for many pictures & updates on knives. Former property of Tim Galliher, Auction by order of Tami Galliher.

BYRD ESTATE AUCTION: Several shelving units; 2 small sandblasters; fishing rods & fishing gear; hand tools; miter saw; 12” band saw; arbor press; table saw; belt sander; Craftsman rolling tool chest; extension ladder; step ladder; & more. Auction by order of Jesse Byrd Jr., Ex. for the Estate of Savoy Byrd, Wayne Co. Probate # TBD.

AUCTION #4: 20+ Longaberger baskets; Avon dolls & plates; Cat’s Meows; lighthouse collection; fabric for quilting; Insignia TV; dry sink; painted cedar chest; hand tools; tabletop drill press; painted cabinets; AUCTION #5: 3 piece dining room set w/ table & chairs, hutch, and sideboard; marble top stand; dressers; vintage student desk & chair; small chest of drawers; secretary desk; antique secretary bookcase; antique vanity; & more. AUCTION #6 & #7: Whirlpool wall oven / microwave combo; Small Gardall safe w/ digital combo; fireproof drawer; & more

HOWMAN AUCTION: Nice selection of walleye, salmon & catfish fishing gear including: Numerous lures and spoons (many NIB); tackle boxes; several rods and reels, both casting and spinning setups, some w/ line counters; landing & bait nets; bait buckets; LG cooler; walnut tackle storage cabinet; portable depth finders; life jackets; anchors; misc. boating gear; 3 speed adult trike w/ basket and more. Check website week of auction for many pictures & updates.Dave Howman, Owner.

NOTE – Short list for a good size auction with good quality & variety. Selling in 3 rings. Furniture to sell approximately 11:30. Many additional pictures will be added week of auction after setup. Plan to attend.

TERMS– Cash or Good Check                   Breakfast and Lunch

AUCTIONEERS – Dave Acker, Nick DeFelice, Paul Emerson, & Jed Acker (330-749-6248)


Cash or good check

4939 Millbrook Road
 Wooster, OH 44691

Dave Acker
Auctioneer / Realtor
C: (330) 466-4080

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