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Ottie Opperman Auctioneer


Over Four Decades of Professional Auction Experience!

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Established in 1969 we are a full time auction service company.
Public Auctions Are Our Only Business.
We conduct 40 to 50 auctions per year both on and off site.
Specializing in Antiques & Estate Auctions.

We have conducted most every type auction including Estates, Antique & Collectable Auctions, Business Liquidations, Farms, Equipment, Consignments, Inventory Reduction, etc.
For 40+ years we are proud to have been chosen as the auction company of choice by estate administrators & executors, estate attorneys, trust departments, and individuals from all walks of life.

We handle the initial listing of auction items for auction flyer preparation, advertising, photography, research and display of auction items. A complete record of items sold and prices obtained provided to client at conclusion of auction.


contact Ottie at:

Ottie Opperman Inc.
P.O. Box 504
Logan, OH 43138

Telephone: 740-385-7195
 

NEW Email: opperman@frontier.com

 

 Scheduling  2017 Auctions........CALL TO RESERVE YOUR AUCTION DATE!

 

 

ARCHIVES:

Photographs & Newspaper Accounts

From 1970's to Present

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   AUCTION SCHEDULE  


VERY LARGE PUBLIC AUCTION

Auction Conducted at the Elegant Country Home of ANNA & ARLEN SAUNDERS.

Mr. & Mrs. Saunders intend to sell their marvelous countryside home and will soon relocate. 

This is the first day of a two weekend auction required to liquidate, in part, their lifetime accumulation.  Second auction will be conducted the following Saturday, July 29, 2017.

Mr. Saunders is a retired Ohio University Professor Emeritus School of Engineering-Industrial Technology……Mrs. Saunders is a retired Athens City School Teacher.

11250 Rosewood Lane, THE PLAINS, OHIO  45780   Athens County

SATURDAY, JULY 22, 2017 @ 10:00am

First Day Auction will consist of a Huge Collection of WOODWORKING TOOLS, MACHINEST TOOLS & MECHANICS TOOLS.

The large two level workshop is filled to the brim with tools, accessories and related items.

QUALITY WOODWORKING TOOLS!

Numerous Industrial Type Tools!

Q  STATIONARY WOOD WORKING TOOLS!

Q  LOTS OF WOODWORKING HAND TOOLS and OTHER TOOLS!

Q  Many CLAMPS!

Q  2hp AIR COMPRESSOR!

Q  WORK BENCH!

Q  METAL CUTTING BAND SAW!

Q  WELDERS!

Q  TOOL CHESTS!

Q LUMBER!

3-METAL LATHES and 2-METAL BORING MACHINES,

Lots of MACHINIST TOOLS!

 

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VERY LARGE PUBLIC AUCTION

Auction Conducted at the Elegant Country Home of ANNA & ARLEN SAUNDERS.

Mr. & Mrs. Saunders intend to sell their marvelous countryside home and will soon relocate. 

This is the second day of a two weekend auction required to liquidate, in part, their lifetime accumulation.   

Mr. Saunders is a retired Ohio University Professor Emeritus the School of Engineering-Industrial Technology……Mrs. Saunders is a retired Athens City School Teacher.

11250 Rosewood Lane, THE PLAINS, OHIO  45780   Athens County

SATURDAY, JULY 29, 2017 @ 10:00am

ANTIQUES & COLLECTOR ITEMS…..

Q FURNITURE!  

Q Extra Nice DISPLAY CABINETS & CASES!

Q 4-ANVILS!

Q Like New GUN SAFE!

Q 5-Old COMBINATION SAFES!

Q Several Old CLOCKS!

Q Numerous SMALL ANTIQUES!

Q GLASS & CHINA!

About 40 GUNS!

Q Several Percussion Full & Half Stock Guns. L.C. Smith and Other Guns!

Fine Selection of QUALITY MODERN FURNISHINGS and ACCESSORIES!

WEST COAST INFRARED SAUNA!


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PUBLIC AUCTION

Selling the personal property of

Mrs. IRENE MAYNARD, age 93, as directed by her Son TROY MAYNARD.

IMMIACULATE HOME, QUALITY THROUGHOUT!

Auction conducted at the home of Mrs. Maynard located at

The Villa at Sherman Bluff, 2225 William T. Circle,     

LANCASTER, OHIO  43130    Fairfield County

 SATURDAY, AUGUST 5, 20017 @ 10:00AM

 

] QUALITY MODERN FURNITURE.  Furniture in home ready for immediate use!

] Over 40 LONGABERGER BASKETS…..13 Baskets with Longaberger FAMILY SIGNATURES!  Most with liners and protectors, several with Longaberger Lids.   

] QUILTS & LINENS!

] COLLECTABLES!

] Costume JEWELRY!

] GLASS, PORCELAIN, CHINA & M.I. HUMMEL!

] Over 40 DOLLS….Dolls by Hummel, Barbie, Ashton Drake, Paradise Galleries, and Others.  Most in Original Boxes!

] Many KITCHEN Items & Modern ACCESSORIES!

] Many CHRISTMAS DECORATIONS !

] Lots of DECORATOR ITEMS!

LARGE NUMBER OF UNMENTIONED ITEMS.  VERY CLEAN HOME.  LOTS TO CHOOSE FROM!

Terms:  Cash or good check auction day.  NO Buyers Fee, You Pay What You Bid.    Positive Id required.  Food available.

 

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VERY LARGE PUBLIC AUCTION

Selling Antiques, Collector Items, Works of Art, Family Heirlooms & Personal Property of

The Late ROBERT BORCHARD

Retired Professor of Art Education at Ohio University.

This property and structure was once The Cornell Hotel, established in Guysville in 1875.  The old hotel stands high above the street and highway overlooking the Hocking River.  Hotel guests could effortlessly observe river trade & shipping from the double balconies and 16 rooms.   Sometime after taking ownership of the hotel, some 50 years ago, Professor Borchard christened the structure “The Great Lakes and Hocking River Navigation Company”, the name it retains to this day.  50 years accumulation are stowed in every room, in every closet and in every chamber of the building. Cannot begin to list all which must be sold….Brief listing follows.

 

6971 State Route 329, GUYSVILLE, OHIO 45735 - Athens County

 

 

SATURDAY, AUGUST 19, 2017 @ 10:00am

 

ANTIQUES & COLLECTOR ITEMS

LOTS OF SMALL ANTIQUES AND COLLECTOR ITEMS!

Rare “Sweetheart” Double Eyepiece Stereoscope.   

1¢ Gumball Machine…Rare Armor Bronze Co. Egyptian Seated Cat Bookends…38” Porcelain Mail Pouch Thermometer…1906 old Suitcase with wooden bindings and   White Star tag…      

1859 Guysville Mill Ledger Book!.  

9 OLD WOODEN DUCK DECOYS!

STONEWARE!   Old CHRISTMAS Items! 

TOYS!

MILITARY Items!

CAPS & HATS!

CAMERAS!

DYING LION CARVING!   

  MANY SMALL ANTIQUES! 

GLASS, CHINA & POTTERY!.

FURNITURE!

DRAFTING TABLES!

Large Quantity of ORIGINAL ART

Including Original Robert Borchard Paintings, Art Work of His Former Students & Other Artists.

Clay, Metal & Wooden Art Sculptures, Lithographs, Posters, Nautical & Air Illustrations!  Photographs! 

ARTIST SUPPLIES!

PHOTOGRAPHS!

 VERY LARGE QUANTITY of BOOKS. Many highly illustrated hard cover books!

UNTOLD NUMBER OF UNLISTED and UNCOVERED ITEMS!

The Old Hotel Could Be Hiding Many Treasures!

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August 26
Estate Auction
Logan, Ohio

More information soon!