July Antique & Art Auction

Auction Details

July's eclectic offering includes a large estate from Birkenhead, a lifetime of collecting has amassed a house full of treasure, plus other vendors.

Titanic memorabilia, duck decoys and other fishing equipment, a delightful miniature tortoiseshell tea caddy, glass fishing floats, coal scuttles, guitars, a collection of treen, large brass telescope, tools, table lamps, Louis Vuitton, toys, walnut billiard scoring board, carved ivory, Lalique, Etling, Murano, Waterford, Garry Nash, Peter Raos and Georgian glass pieces, artefacts and tribal items from the Pacific and New Zealand, includes three fine tabua, De Sainson prints, kauri gum, Winkelman triptychs, Moa leg bone, five fireman’s medals, Maori fish hooks, Crown Lynn, Smisek, Barry Brickell, 54 kilo greenstone boulder, English and European china from Moorcroft, Royal Worcester, Parian, an impressive Hannah Barlow vase, Wedgwood, Royal Doulton, Japanese woodblock prints, ivory netsukes, Imari, Satsuma, bronzes, boxes, Chinese carved ivory figures, screens, export ware blue and white china, famille rose, celadon chargers, large lidded jars, Tek Sing pieces, Chinese silver, plus many more interesting items. The evening session starts with the jewellery including tribal necklaces, diamond, emerald, ruby, sapphire rings, amber, coral, turquoise and tribal necklaces, diamond bracelets, Art Nouveau pendants, diamond earrings, coral earrings, Victorian and Edwardian jewellery, gold chains, sovereigns, bangles, gold and silver pocket and wristwatches, Rolex wristwatches, mantel clocks, carriage clocks, Georgian bracket clock, the silver section has silver tea sets, salvers, candlesticks, sauce boats, condiment sets, cutlery, seven basting spoons, five silver mugs, American silver cutlery, for the collector of Old Sheffield Plate we have trays, coffee and teapots, bottle coasters, elaborate entrée dishes, salvers, candlesticks, candelabra, etc. Plus our usual fine selection of rugs, runners and carpets, furniture includes a delightful small proportion chest on chest, Georgian and Victorian chests of drawers, tables, chairs, wine tables, Chinese altar tables, Chinese cabinet, French style chairs and settee, wagon wheels, two large ship’s anchors, Danish designer chairs, Arts and Crafts high back settle, mirrors, vintage park benches, stunning curved glass shop display cabinet, art includes works by Peter McIntyre, C.D. Barraud, Peter Beadle, Aston Greathead, five Aboriginal works, Theo Schoon, John Speedy, Peggy Spicer, Gary Tricker, plus so much more.

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Special upcoming entries
Tue 11th August:
Barry Brickell Fatso jug
Salt glazed. Estimate $1200Details
Tue 11th August:
Len Castle vase c1954
Impressed with Theo Schoon motifs, tenmoku & ash glaze. Estimate $1500Details

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