Vintage Accents Two-Day World Exploration Online-Only Auction – October 2 & 3

Arts & Entertainment
Thomaston Place Auction Galleries
51 Atlantic Highway, Thomaston, ME 04861
Carol Achterhof
Oct 03, 2019
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Syrian inlaid hardwood chest, one of many decorative pieces to be sold in Thomaston Place Auction Galleries' Vintage Accents Online Auction on October 2 & 3.

Thomaston Place Auction Galleries is pleased to present "Vintage Accents Fall Online-Only Auction", now through Wednesday & Thursday, October 2 & 3.

This exclusively online event invites bidders to join Thomaston Place on a virtual trip around the world. Open now, the sale features 1,000 lots of collectible and decorative objects sourced from Maine estates and representing decades of collecting, generations of family history and extensive worldwide travel – and all items are offered with modest opening bids.

The Vintage Accents auction affords collectors the opportunity to bid from virtually anywhere using a computer or handheld device. For maximum bidding convenience, the auction will run simultaneously on three online auction websites: Thomaston Live, LiveAuctioneers, and Invaluable.

With the sale online now, buyers and prospective buyers have the opportunity to browse, bid and follow the sale. On October 2 and 3, starting 10 am each day the auction will go live online providing a full-spectrum auction experience for bidders.

On October 2, the first portion of the sale will commence. Items slated to cross the online block will include a selection of American art glass, antiquities, Native American and African art, and an extensive group of Chinese, Japanese, South Asian, and Middle Eastern items.

On Thursday, October 3, the auction inventory will include fine art paintings and prints, European porcelain, art glass and pottery, silver, jewelry, lighting, as well as a comprehensive collection of rare books, documents, and collectible ephemera.

The auction inventory can be viewed online now at any of the three websites where the auction will be hosted.  Participants may register and place pre-auction (or absentee) bids from now until the beginning of the live auction. When the online bidding begins, at 10 a.m. EST on October 2 and 3 respectively, registered participants may bid live online as each item comes up for sale in order.

To view the catalog, register and place a bid, visit  Please note that the Thomaston Live bidding platform has a downloadable app for mobile phones. All participants must register to place bids.  Please call 1-207-354-8141 for further information.


Successful bidders will receive an invoice via email after the auction’s completion.  Items may be picked up at Thomaston Place Auction Galleries (51 Atlantic Highway, US Route 1, Thomaston, ME 04861), or shipping can be arranged.