ADVANCE AUCTION NOTICE!!!
“Dave Schultz Cast Iron Cookware Collection”
October 6 th & 7 th , 2006
Ray Co. Veterans Blg. * 312 Clark St .
Richmond , MO
Tailgating & Preview Thursday, October 5
The Cast Iron Cookware Collection of David Schultz ,
now deceased, of Anderson , South Carolina , is considered by many
to be one of, if not the, most comprehensive accumulations of Favorite
Cast Iron, Favorite Piqua Ware, Favorite Miami , etc .
With over 1400 pieces, it could most possibly include nearly every
type and description of cast iron cookware manufactured by this
historic and important foundry, located in Piqua, Ohio, known as ‘The
Favorite City” There is a great diversity of sizes and styles of
cast iron skillets; bailed, handled & long griddles; Dutch
ovens; oval roasters kettles and pots; bowls; waffle irons; tea
kettles; muffin pans (even the elusive deep popovers in open & closed
style); large assortment of Favorite enameled ware in blue, red & gray,
(some full sets of skillets, etc.); wood handled skillets; cook
stoves, parlor stoves; laundry stoves and heaters; toys; advertising
and much more. There is also a wide variety of Wapak cast iron:
skillets, griddles, kettles, sad irons, waffle irons, and several
sizes of Wapak Indian Head skillets, Indian Head waffle iron; W.C.
Davis muffin pans, kettles, skillets, waffle irons; also Wagner,
Sidney Hollow Ware, National, Victor, Shephard Hardware, Victor,
Martin Stove & Range, Vollrath, Griswold, Erie and many other
pieces from various historic foundries, and lots of great muffin
pans, as well as some sad irons, trivets, mechanical and hand fluters,
a Ladies Friend combination reversible sad iron/fluter, some early
hand forged hearth pieces and super Favorite Piqua Ware advertising
pieces. There are over 20 stoves. There is even a gorgeous Sidney
Hollow Ware Black Iron Kettle Rack (pole style w/ arms);
a Favorite Wall Coffee Grinder as well as the
very rare and desirable Favorite Brown Porcelain Enamel
(Graniteware) over Cast Iron 5-Piece Toy Set, including waffle
iron in pristine condition and a 5 piece black cast iron Favorite
Piqua Ware toy set with waffle iron and lots more toy
cast iron cookware .
Simmons and Company Auctioneers, Inc . is very
honored and pleased to be able to bring this collection “in toto” to
the auction block, so that as many collectors as possible have
the opportunity to acquire these special pieces. We are now in
the process of cataloging and photographing this auction, and will
be offering an itemized catalog, as well as featuring a full inventory
and a great many photos on our Website www.simmonsauction.com later
this summer. The quality and condition of the cast iron cookware
in this collection is very, very good. There will be just 900 lots.
This auction will be conducted at our facility in Richmond
, Missouri on Friday, October 6 th and Saturday, October 7 th , 2006,
with a preview on October 5 th . We hope you will make
plans now to attend this fun and exciting auction. There will
be great pieces for beginning and advanced collectors alike.
You won't want to miss this one! If you are interested in getting
a catalog, just email email@example.com or
give us a call. 1-816-77-2936. Hope to see you there. The Super
8 hotel in Richmond gives a 10% discount to our customers. Their
number is 1-816-776-8008. Advance reservations are recommended.
Simmons & Company Auctioneers, Inc
40706 E. 144 th St . * Richmond , MO 64085