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Fantastic Historic Placerville Sale – Fri. and Sat., 9 am to 3 pm, AND Sun., 11 am to 2 pm, June 19, 20 & 21, 2015

Fantastic Historic Placerville Sale at River Hill Ranch – Fri. and Sat., 9 am to 3 pm, AND Sun., 11 am to 2 pm, June 19, 20 & 21, 2015.
Estate of Judge Prentiss Moore and 1930’s Hollywood starlet and model Josephine Moore. The Moores moved to Placerville after the Judge retired in 1976 and they became active in local organizations. Mrs. Moore, who was honored by the community in 1999 as an El Dorado Rose, was active in the Shakespeare Club. She hosted charitable events and was active in Democratic politics. Please click on READ MORE for photos. You may click on individual photos to enlarge.

It is a beautiful bucolic property with it’s 1850’s farm house. Many of the Victorian antiques being sold at the estate sale are original to the house. Also included are the 1950’s and 60’s Regency furniture from the Moore’s Bel Air home.

The Ore cart is all original with the riveted Matteson, San Francisco, brass manufacturer’s tag. During the Gold Rush, the Ranch had 17 mines, it’s own stamp mill and assay office.

There are several collections of china, including a beautiful 85 piece set of Gold Encrusted Trim, GDA Limoges, France – Gerard, Dufraiss & Abbot sold by the Parmelee Bohrmann Co., Los Angeles and a 90+ piece set of Mitterteich, Bavaria, Miessen Floral, two sets double handled bullion/cream soups, misc. china serving pieces, small kitchen appliances, including a Kitchen Aid with all the attachments (pasta maker, sausage stuffer, shredder, slicer, etc.), toaster oven, microwave, bake ware, pots and pans, toaster, vintage Pyrex, warming cart, chafing dishes, silver trays, crystal bowls, vases, pair of Chinese koi pots on stands, amazing carved walnut Victorian bed, tables and chairs, sofas, easy chairs, coffee and end tables, roll top desk, huge antique oak hall tree, Stickley bookshelf, footstool, walnut mirror, oak bachelor’s chest, china hutches, sideboard, vintage bedroom set, antique bedroom set, antique iron beds, Indian baskets, crucibles, stuffed pheasant, lots of art, mirrors, fan collection, kerosene lamps, antique clocks, highboys and dressers, game table and chairs, corner grandfather clock, piano stool, antique kitchen baking cabinet, antique bin table, decanters, fireplace sets, console, antique clocks, bellows, drop leaf table, coal scuttle, tons of table linens, piano babies, dress form, dolls, antique treadle sewing machine, parlor tables, antique bookcases, chaise lounge, botanical prints, collection of antique heating stoves, stained glass, antique music cabinet, Victorian walnut mirrored washstand, bedroom set, screen, books, collection of antique trunks, copper molds, antique daybed, hat stands, hats, antique oak glove box dresser, bottles, park benches, file cabinets, and much, much more.

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