December Art & Antique Auction

Auction Details

For our special Christmas auction we are excited to be able to offer the estate collection of Captain Percy James Green who as a merchant sea captain plying the Yangtze River from the mid-1920s to 1943 amassing a fine collection of Chinese ivory, ceramics, bronzes and black wood furniture. Cordys is privileged to be able to offer these exceptional pieces on behalf of the family. Together with a fine array of specially selected items from other estates and private collections, including taxidermy, interesting miscellaneous, N.Z. pottery and artefacts, china and porcelain, Oriental pieces, fine jewellery including an exceptional 31ct. diamond neck- lace, carriage clock collection, silver, Persian rugs, Georgian, Victorian, colonial, contemporary furniture and decorator items together with a good selection of fine art.

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December Art & Antique Auction
Date: Tue 1st December


Weekly Estate & Collectable Auction
Date: Mon 7th December


Special Christmas Auction
Date: Mon 14th December


January Antique & Art Auction
Date: Tue 19th January


Weekly Estate & Collectable Auction
Date: Mon 25th January


Special upcoming entries
Tue 1st December:
Diamond Necklace & Earrings
31ct diamond necklace. Est. $35,000 to $40,000. 18ct white gold, diamond & emerald earrings. Est. $3,300 to $3,800Details
Tue 1st December:
19thC French Petite Sonnerie Carriage Clock
Repeater function, striking on two gongs. Est. $2,200 to $2,800Details

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