Cordys

Our last major auction of the year and what an opportunity to purchase that special Christmas gift! We have vintage Hasselblad cameras and lenses from the estate of an enthusiast, stamps, pens, pipes, toys, walking sticks, snuff boxes, bronzes, Vuitton, militaria, antique pistols, Pacific and tribal and early N.Z. historical items, Jane Brenkley, Len Castle, Wharetana, Viesnik and other N.Z. Studio pieces, Art Nouveau W.M.F., Clarice Cliff, Sèvres, Doulton, Worcester, the oriental section is full of jade, ivory carvings, snuff bottles, famille rose and other ceramics. The second section starts with our largest jewellery offering: diamond, emerald, ruby, pearl, tanzanite, sapphire rings, necklaces, earrings, bracelets as well as gold coins, chains, bangles, antique and contemporary, a special opal and diamond pendant plus N.Z. jewellery. clocks and watches include Omega, Rolex and other wristwatches, a fine offering of collector’s silver. Persian rugs include many fine kilims from the estate of Dr. Don Stenhouse. Furniture: Victorian six-leaf banquet table and chairs, chests, mule chest, sideboards, French style and Chinese furniture, antique Dutch inlaid chairs, Eames chairs and more. We end with Fine Art: paintings from Stewart MacLennan, Ted Dutch, Frizzell, Stanley Palmer, Rata Lovell-Smith together with Tretchikoff prints, three impressive bronze sculptures and other international artists. Last chance to buy that one-off gift for the hard to buy for people in your life.