Welcome back to our first auction of 2020. At 10am with have on offer a superb eclectic mix from estates & private vendors. Including: copper kitchenalia, fishing, travel posters, maps, a set og Asti 'beauty' postcards with love letters to reverse, good vintage woodworking tools, N.Z. pottery pipes, traps & bricks, militaria, WWII Fairburn Sykes dagger large entry of Pacific & African tribal items, Maori & early N.Z. historical pieces, N.Z. pottery, Waterford, Chinese & Japanese jades, ceramics & art. The second session begins at 5pm with jewellery. Diamond, sapphire, emerald rings, bracelets, necklaces & a good selection of earrings, a special section of mourning jewellery includes an impressive gold locket from Lord Hanmer, gold chains, pearls and more. Clocks, pocket & wristwatches, collector’s silver, tea & coffee pots, salvers & cutlery. Persian, Turkish & Afghani rugs of all sizes. Furniture, Georgian & Victorian tables, sideboards, desks, card tables, NZ colonial inlaid side table, French & Spanish pieces, Italian rococo bedroom suite, bronze sculptures & garden pots. A strong art section includes works by John Kinder, J.D. Perrett, Michael Smither, Lance O’Gorman, Joan Grehan & others together with national and international artists. Another ‘must be viewed’ auction at Cordys.