Cordys

Our September spring auction brings an eclectic mix from local estates & private vendors: Treen, toys, vintage phones, cameras, magic lanterns, rare Hammond typewriter, polyphon and discs, fishing, militaria, Pacific and Maori artefacts, photos, N.Z. pottery, crystal, a stunning collection of Lalique, Sarreguemines china, Chinese and Japanese jades, carvings, ceramic, silver, woodblock prints and bronzes. The jewellery section includes a 3ct. diamond ring, fantastic collection of earrings, N.Z. colonial pieces, diamond, sapphire, emerald, aquamarine, ruby bracelets, brooches, necklaces & rings, pearls, gold chains, bangles & so much more. The clocks & watches: gold pocket and wristwatches, Omega, Vacheron & Constantin, Rolex & a private collection of outstanding clocks including a Barraud of London bracket clock, an 1880’s French industrial steam hammer clock, cased ship’s chronometer, etc. Collector’s silver: purses, buttons, frames, cutlery, tea sets, pin cushions, etc. Rugs include Baluchi, Turkoman, Turkish patchwork and a rare North Afghani provincial carpet. Furniture & Decorator items includes dining tables & chairs, chests, Chinese and French, Georgian sideboards, campaign pieces, lighting, as well as garden pots. We finish with a great selection of artworks including: Whistler, Frank Brangwyn, Margot Philips, Helen Brown, Trevor Lloyd, Stanley Palmer, Pauline Thompson and many other national and international artists. Viewing a must.