*The Most Important Historical Estate Sale in NJ*: Morris Plains, NJ – September 16th & 17th
The Most Historically Important Estate Sale in New Jersey!
September 16th: 9am – 3pm
September 17th: 10am – 4pm
SALE PHONE NUMBER (Call Only on Sale Days): (862) 777-2173
NO PREVIEWS OR PRE-SALES
NO PRICES GIVEN BEFORE THE SALE
- Made by Duncan Phyfe, Owner
- Gifted to Elizabeth Phyfe Vail
- Descended to Duncan Phyfe Vail
- Descended to Frederic Percy Vail
- Descended to Virginia Adalaide Vail
- Descended to Current Owner, Glorianna Howell Gibbon
12 of Original Set 16 of Duncan Phyfe “Lotus-Back” Side Chairs
One of the 16 is currently on loan to The Metropolitan Museum of Art. It was also featured in the MET’s “Duncan Phyfe: Master Cabinetmaker in New York” 2012 Exhibition. See Duncan Phyfe: Master Cabinetmaker of New York, pg. 238 (Plate 49).
The Magnusson team is honored to host a once-in-a-lifetime estate sale for a family that changed American style. The descendants of Duncan Phyfe, Master NY Cabinetmaker, will be selling Federal Period Furnishings, Silver, & Antiques. Many early 19th c. museum-worthy pieces will be offered, including Phyfe furniture, antiques, sterling silver, decorations, e.19th – e. 20th c. clothing & quilts, snuff bottles, books. THERE IS SOMETHING FOR EVERYONE!
Numbers For This Sale:
Customers may arrive to sign their name to our list on Thursday night, at approximately 6pm. WE ONLY HONOR OUR LIST. We give out numbers on Friday morning an hour before the sale, according the list. After you receive your number, you must be present when the doors open at 9am. Those who are not present will have to go to the back of the line.
PARKING BY MAGNUSSON DIRECTIONAL SIGNS
CASH & CREDIT ACCEPTED
NO PUBLIC RESTROOMS
NO LARGE PURSES OR BAGS – we welcome your empty open top shopping bags & will provide you with a clear bag to carry your personals in for the duration of the sale
PLEASE RECYCLE BAGS, BOXES AND PAPER FROM LAST SALE