Benefit Auction

Items 1240-1249

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  1. Hans Sandom, Minnetonka, MN
    Vesterheim Gold Medalist

    #1240 Plate shelf with acanthus carving. Includes dowel for hanging textiles.
    5 1/2" H. x 30" L. x 5" D.
    Donated by the artist.
    Packing and insured shipping $30
    Starting Bid: $650
    Final Bid: $1700
    Live Auction
  2. Nancy Schmidt, Waukesha, WI
    Vesterheim Ribbon Winner

    #1241 Telemark Bostkast (cupboard for brushes and other small things), with dowel for hanging a textile. Cupboard by Mike Lusk with carved crown molding by Becky Lusk, and painted by the artist.
    21 1/2 " H. x 12 1/4" W x 7 3/4" D.
    Donated by the artist.
    Packing and insured shipping $40
    Starting Bid: $350
    Final Bid: $600
    Live Auction
  3. Mark Staples, Star Prairie, WI
    Vesterheim Ribbon Winner

    #1242 Two-handled, turned ale cup.
    9" H. x 13 1/4" W.
    Donated by the artist.
    Packing and insured shipping: $30
    Starting Bid: $125
    Final Bid: $130
    Silent Auction
  4. David Susag, Jr., Lanesboro, MN
    Artist

    #1243 Custom fishing rod with Norwegian flag thread art and a valbjork wood handle. Handle turned by Archie McCarty. Rod is a Cabela's IM7 spinning blank, fast action ML with lure weight of 1/4 - 5/8 ounces and a line weight of 6 - 12 lbs.
    6' L.
    Donated by the artist.
    Packing and insured shipping: Buyer arranges pick up.
    Starting Bid: $150
    Final Bid: $350
    Live Auction
  5. Eli Sælid, Røn, Norway
    Vesterheim Instructor

    #1244 Plate with Hallingdal rosemaling
    8 1/4" Diam.
    Donated by the Trudy Wasson Estate.
    Packing and insured shipping: $15
    Starting Bid: $95
    Final Bid: $95
    Silent Auction
  6. Gene Tokheim, Dawson, MN
    Vesterheim Gold Medalist

    #1245 Man's Silver Telemark Style Bunad Knife with leather and sterling sheath and presentation box. Special Damascus blade made by Jørn Lund, Horsens, Denmark.
    Knife: 8 3/4" L. x 1 3/4" W. Sheath: 6 1/4" L. x. 1 3/4" W. Box: 10 3/4" L. x. 6 1/4" W. x 3 1/2" H.
    Donated by the artist.
    Packing and insured shipping $15
    Starting Bid: $535
    Final Bid: $750
    Live Auction
  7. Sara Tollefson, Preston, MN
    Vesterheim Gold Medalist

    #1246 Towel bar with Telemark rosemaling and Hardangersøm (Hardanger embroidery) towel.
    Towel bar: 11 1/2" H. x 9 3/4" W. Towel: 20 1/2" L. x 16 1/2" W.
    Donated by the artist
    Packing and insured shipping $25
    Starting Bid: $85
    Final Bid: $200
    Silent Auction
  8. Karin Vasara, Kiruna, Sweden

    #1247 Sámi-inspired wool hat. Made by Sámi artist Karin Vasara, Kiruna, Sweden, who designs and produces contemporary garments and accessories as well as traditional Sámi costumes.
    17" L x 22" Circum. (approx.)
    Donated by Veronna and John Capone.
    Packing and insured shipping: $15
    Starting Bid: $150
    Final Bid: $150
    Silent Auction
  9. Germaine Vincent, Menominee, MI
    Vesterheim Ribbon Winner

    #1248 Recipe box with rosemaling. Woodenware by Mike Lusk.
    7" H. x 8 1/2" W. x 6" D.
    Donated by the artist.
    Packing and insured shipping $15
    Starting Bid: $65
    Final Bid: $70
    Silent Auction
  10. Barbara Wolter, Menomonee Falls, WI
    Vesterheim Gold Medalist

    #1249 Tankard with Hallingdal rosemaling.
    9 3/4" H. x 6 5/8" Diam.
    Donated by the artist.
    Packing and insured shipping $30
    Starting Bid: $150
    Final Bid: $150
    Silent Auction