Cordys

0100

An early redware terracotta baluster jar
probably Filipino, two loop handles to the shoulder (one restuck). H.230mm.

Estimate: $100

0101

A small early Filipino pottery jar
labelled 'National Museum of the Philippines, Manila RP Registration'. Restoration, H.100mm

Estimate: $80

0102

An early pottery jar
probably Filipino, squat circular. Dia.170mm

Estimate: $100

0103

A 19thC Maori carved whalebone wahaika
the traditional double lobed spatulate blade with full stylised figure to the back, weku head to the butt, square cut lashing hole, of good weight. L.345mm. Provenance: this item has resided in the one family for three generations. Registered Y20990.

Estimate: $1,800 - $2,500

0104

A large pre-European Maori black basalt toki (adze)
tapered form with curved bevel in good polish, flaked finish to the tang. dark tone. Duff type 1A. L.260mm. Registered Y20991.

Estimate: $800 - $1,200

0105

A Maori carved tuki (mouthpiece for Calabash)
the lineal and notch Rauponga carved, mildly tapered cylindrical form, with a pair of outward facing flanking figures, each with fine detail including three finger hands clasped to the abdomen, scrolling ears, tapered banded top knots. H.150mm. Registered Y20988.

Estimate: $1,200 - $2,000

0106

Two Maori pre-European toki (adze)
one of Ohana argillite, mildly tapered form, polished overall finish with mildly curved bevel in good condition. 55 x 20 x 165mm. Reg. Y16729. The other smaller, tapered form with reduced grip. L.100mm. Reg. Y16728.

Estimate: $140

0107

A Maori pre-European argillite toki (adze)
type 2, fine all-over pecked finish, mildly curved parallel sides with rounded pole, the narrow tapered blade edge with flake chipping, hammer-dressed. 65 x 45 x 220mm. Reg. Y16735.

Estimate: $140

0108

A Maori pre-European stone toki (adze)
pale stone of long tapered form with the polished curved bevelled edge in good condition. L.195mm. Reg. Y16731.

Estimate: $120

0109

A Maori pre-European large argillite toki (adze)
type 1, with long narrow pole end, pecked finish, evidence of flake chipping to base and sides otherwise polished finish, tapered with blade at the widest width. 75 x 35 x 250, Reg. Y16733

Estimate: $280

0110

A decoratively carved Maori hoe (paddle)
the lanceolate shaped blade decorated with rauponga and other lineal and notch carvings to one blade face along with a small inlaid paua piece. The shaft with similar carving to a section, the terminal knob carved as a profile head with paua inlaid eyes. Dark brown stained finish. L.1210mm. Registered Y20992.

Estimate: $800

0111

A vintage Maori carved swagger stick
inlaid with paua shell. L.660mm.

Estimate: $120

0112

An early 20thC Maori carved trinket box
the lid with stylised head flanked by the arms, hands to mouth, tongue extended, kowhaiwhai decoration to the sides, ebonised. 245 x 140 x 100mm.

Estimate: $300

0113

A 20thC traditional style Maori large matau (fishhook)
the curved wooden shank with large bone barbed end, waxed fibre lashing, plaited length of cord attached with spliced looped end. Overall L.800mm.

Estimate: $400

0114

A carved kauri gum head and torso statuette of a Maori warrior
with incised moko, dressed in korowai and holding a mere pounamu, with polished wood stand. H.160mm.

Estimate: $500

0115

A large pounamu (serpentinite) boulder
flattened rounded form, the top polished revealing good variegated dark green tone. Approx. 28kgs. 420 x 340 x 170mm

Estimate: $400

0116

Two pieces of contemporary carved pounamu
a rounded rod pierced with a hole (115mm) connected by a length of plaited flax to an oval flattened disc 112 x 83mm.

Estimate: $650

0117

An Akapita Scully carved basalt wahaika sculpture
contemporary stylised form with inset paua and ivory ring detail. L.302mm.

Estimate: $1,200

0118

A post NZ Land Wars map
showing Confiscated Lands around Auckland and the Waikato, dated 1868. 540 x 370mm.

Estimate: $400

0119

Hand coloured lithograph from the Voyage de l'Astrolabe
'Amboine' (Ambon, Indonesia) by de Sainson, 1833. 280 x 440mm.

Estimate: $150

0120

A vintage albumen photograph
depicting Fred Mantell, the first postman to ride a motorbike in Christchurch, details verso. Along with a book 'A History of the Post Office in N.Z.'

Estimate: $100

0121

A portrait photograph
inscribed verso: 'This photo of a Japanese who lived at Parihaka 2 Japanese men live there for a long time round war years at Parihaka. The last tattooed woman Roha told me when they were pulling down the last old buildings at Parihaka, I found it on the ground and brought it back home'. Provenance: Collection G.J. Grace. 355 x 275mm.

Estimate: $200

0122

A box of NZ glass photo plates
includes Napier Nurses' Home after the earthquake, Black Reef from Pt. Chev, etc.

Estimate: $150

0123

Two early photographs of Wellington
by William Henry Whitmore Davis (1812-1901), depicting Thorndon and early waterfront, c.1867. Each 190 x 250mm.

Estimate: $300

0124

An Onehunga Mills travel rug
in terracotta and mushroom tones, with original label.

Estimate: $100

0125

An old copper fire screen
embossed with a scene of the Landing of Cook 1769, domed top, four curved feet. 710 x 680mm.

Estimate: $100

0126

A rare Peter Hutson & Co. pottery commemorative Boer War jug (1899-1902)
in a rich majolica glaze dominated with blue and green tones; relief decoration of a soldier with a bandolier and rifle standing to attention, crossed flags and the words 'Whawhai Mo To Kanga Mo To Kuini Ake Ake Ake' (Fight For Your Queen Forever), the handle modelled as a cannon, impressed potter's monogram and 'Rd.123'. H.210mm. Professional restoration to spout and top rim. Note: Hutson's eldest son served in the South African campaign with New Zealand's Second Contingent.

Estimate: $2,800

0127

A Luke Adams lidded crock
deep caramel glaze and decorated with Greek Key pattern. 230 x 250mm.

Estimate: $120

0128

An O.C. Stephens kaka beak wall pocket vase
modelled floral decoration in a finely mottled brown glaze with green highlights, printed potter's mark to reverse. H.190mm.

Estimate: $120

0129

A Crown Lynn Bohemia ware vase
designed by Mirek Smisek, abstract curved line incised decoration to the matt brown glaze, incised mark to base. H.125mm, hairline crack to top rim.

Estimate: $140

0129A

An early Mirek Smisek decorated vase
the ovoid body with an encircling wide band of fine leaf decoration on white, gloss glaze over the terracotta body, incised potter's name in full. H.118mm

Estimate: $260

0130

A pair of early ('50s/'60s) Mirek Smisek salt glaze jugs
linier decoration with signature to base, one handle repaired. H.190mm.

Estimate: $150

0131

Barry Brickell swollen vase
the lobed body with lustrous red/brown glaze, grey glaze to the waisted rim, impressed potter's mark. H.180mm.

Estimate: $140

0132

Crown Lynn Daniel Steenstra vase
the swollen body with dark brown and green mottled tones and incised bands showing the white body. H.150mm. Note: this unmarked vase was purchased from Geoffrey Ball, a Crown Lynn manager c.1962 and was noted as being by Daniel Steenstra.

Estimate: $110

0133

A rare Titian rugby boot
designed and modelled by Cam Brown in 1956 to commemorate the victory by Waikato over the Springboks in 1956. Don Clarke was instrumental in winning the match and his boot size ‘9’ is impressed on the sole. It reads ‘Waikato 14 Springboks 10, June 9th 1956' handwritten in the glaze. 120 x 125mm.

Estimate: $150

0134

Anneke Borren large anagama bowl
horizontally ribbed, 2014. 280 x 145mm. A.B.: ‘By the time I was in my sixties, the Wellington Potters Association had built their 'Japanese anagama tunnel kiln', in the Horokiwi hills, and the challenge of 'making' pots to be fired in a sustained group effort, for over 100 hours with wood firing, was inspiring. The kiln can hold 350 pots of various sizes. I consider my anagama fired pots to be amongst the best I have made.’

Estimate: $150

0135

Anneke Borren
pot with wood lid, anagama fired, 2011-16. Dia.200mm.

Estimate: $140

0136

Anneke Borren tall lustrous brown vase
stoneware, the dark glaze with black brushed decoration, waisted form, potters mark to base, made 2009. H.400mm.

Estimate: $200

0137

Pamela Annsouth salt glaze claw vase sculpture - modelled as an altered bath claw foot
thick glaze, potters mark to base. 145 x 160mm.

Estimate: $80

0138

A Crewenna N.Z. Studio Pottery wax resist flagon
a dark tenmoku glaze with stylised decoration in lustrous dark red/brown tones, turned wooden topped cork stopper and tap. Impressed potter's mark to base of strap handle. H.320mm.

Estimate: $200

0139

A 1950s Len Castle baluster stoneware vase
with the rare edition of Ruth Castle rope necklace, the natural woven fibre rope with two wooden beads, the vase with spotted grey green glaze with tan highlights. Impressed potter's mark. H.215mm.

Estimate: $240

0140

A c.1960/70 Len Castle jug
ovoid body with fine ribbing, variable dark grey glaze, strap handle, impressed potter's mark to base. H.150mm.

Estimate: $120

0141

An Ian Firth triple vase lamp base
the connected narrow necked vases each with an impressed and decorated section, pale grey green ash type glaze. H.40mm. With coloured natural wool shade.

Estimate: $180

0142

A large Paul Fisher flagon
ovoid shape with loop handle at the short neck, reddish-brown glaze with three wax-resist dragonfly motifs to the sides. H.300mm.

Estimate: $110

0143

Els Boone studio pottery bowl. From the 'Unica' Experimental Department of De Porceleyne Fles
Holland. Ex.the collection of Anneke Borren. Anneke worked at this studio in 1967/68. A.B: ‘My time at the 'Unica' department, of the Royal Dutch Delft Blue, 'De Porceleyne Fles', in 1967 was hugely rewarding. Based on the Scandinavian practise of placing one’s designers and artists within the factory complex. All clocking in at the same time and clocking out. Both designing 'Unica' pieces, as well as work for the factory floor. What was made, belonged to the factory, but the wage was good. I also 'threw' for the tourist every weekend in the showroom.’

Estimate: $80

0144

Mike O’Donnell (Taraariki Pottery) anagama water jar
dribbled lustrous glaze effects, impressed and shell highlights, incised potters’ marks to base. 115 x 125. Note: Some know Michael as the ‘Waterman’. He has carried his clay water jars containing the waters of life to numerous parts of the world. He most recently appeared in the film documentary ‘The Water Whisperers’.

Estimate: $110

0145

Suzy Dunser
salt glazed porcelain oil can jug, the mildly cylindrical body with large raised top lip and cylindrical spout, elegantly pale salt fired. Impressed potter's mark. H.230mm.

Estimate: $90

0146

A Waterford Lismore crystal jug
cylinder body. H.115mm

Estimate: $120

0147

A Waterford crystal jug
Lismore pattern. H.165mm.

Estimate: $180

0148

set of six Waterford champagne glasses
‘Lismore’ pattern,saucer type.

Estimate: $260

0149

Ten Carl Faberge champagne flutes
snow dove pattern, etched mark to base, chip to one glass.

Estimate: $350

0150

Six Bohemian crystal wine glasses
the harlequin set of varying colours. H.190mm.

Estimate: $180

0151

A Bohemian crystal decanter and four liqueur glasses
the harlequin set of varying colours. H.335mm.

Estimate: $180

0152

Four glass paperweights
two with coloured canes, one cobalt blue with flowers and a clear glass Val St. Lambert free form piece.

Estimate: $180

0153

A Remy Martin crystal nut dish
decorated with a centaur throwing a spear. Dia.115mm.

Estimate: $100

0154

An Art Deco bronze and ivory (chryselephantine) figurine by Georges Van der Straeten
the elegant lady with carved ivory head, shoulder, chest and arms, some loss to fingers, her bronze wide dress with fine floral patterned centre, onyx circular base. H.360mm.

Estimate: $1,400

0155

A Bretby mottled blue vase
impressed marks to base. H.160mm

Estimate: $50

0156

An Aultcliff blue vase
impressed marks to base. H.115mm

Estimate: $50

0157

A Pilkington Lancastrian blue vase
impressed and printed marks to base. H.110mm

Estimate: $60

0158

A Pilkington Lancastrian mottled teal vase
impressed and printed marks to base. H.100mm

Estimate: $50

0159

A Pilkington Lancastrian peacock feather vase
impressed marks to base. Dia.90mm

Estimate: $60

0160

A Wilkinson's 'Honeyglaze' sugar caster
Clarice Cliff conical shape. H.140mm.

Estimate: $100

0161

A Carlton Ware 'Devil's Copse' pattern lozenge shaped bowl
decorated in bright enamels and gilt with trees bearing 'eye' fruit along with exotic paddle and spearpoint flowers on a cobalt ground; raised on gilded ball and claw feet, and with gilded handles. W.315mm.

Estimate: $500

0162

A L. Dage Art Deco vase
decorated in trailing grape vines, signature to one side, France painted to the base. 140 x 130mm.

Estimate: $100

0163

A rare René Lalique opalescent glass 'Marisa' vase
mould-blown in opalescent white with rows of vertical fish motif, flat spreading top rim, engraved signature 'R. Lalique, France' and model no. 'No. 1002', designed c. 1927.

Estimate: $5,000 - $7,000

0164

A René Lalique uncommon 'Perruches' green stained bowl
moulded in relief with 20 perched budgerigars, on blossom ground with green stained highlighting, engraved signature 'R. Lalique', Model #419, c.1931. Dia.250mm.

Estimate: $5,000 - $6,500

0165

A René Lalique frosted glass 'Ormeaux' vase
the repeating leaf design with frosted finish accentuated to the recesses, the inverted rim probably shortened and re-polished. Engraved signature 'R. Lalique, France', and 'No. 984. H.160mm.

Estimate: $2,000

0166

A René Lalique opalescent blue stained 'Ormeaux' vase
the spherical body with repeating leaf design highlighted with the blue stained finish, the short everted rim with flat top displaying irregularity in width, possibly later ground. Engraved signature 'R. Lalique, France' and design 'No. 984', introduced in 1926. H.165mm.

Estimate: $2,000

0167

A pair of Lalique scent flasks
in the Dahlia pattern, LALIQUE France etched to base. 170 x 75 x 210mm.

Estimate: $550

0168

A Lalique powder bowl
in the Dahlia pattern, LALIQUE France etched to base. Dia.120mm.

Estimate: $180

0169

A Lalique flacon
in the Enfants pattern, Lalique France in etched script to the base. 90 x 100mm.

Estimate: $180

0170

A Lalique bon-bon dish
the rim decorated with scallop shells, Lalique France etched to base. Dia.200mm.

Estimate: $180

0171

A Lalique bon-bon dish
the rim decorated with leaves in deep relief. Lalique France in etched script to the base. Dia.250mm.

Estimate: $180

0172

A Lalique vase
in the Dampierre pattern, Lalique France in etched script to the base. 120 x 120mm.

Estimate: $230

0173

Two Lalique ring trays
one in the Naiade pattern the other Carp, both with Lalique France in etched script the base. 95 x 110mm.

Estimate: $150

0174

A Lalique ring tray
in the Ecureuil (squirrel) pattern, Lalique France etched in script to the base.

Estimate: $150

0175

A Lalique dish
'Jaffa' pattern, decorated with stylised flower heads, LALIQUE FRANCE etched to the base. Dia.200mm.

Estimate: $150

0176

A Sarreguemines majolica basket dish and cover
patterned with fruit. Dia.170mm

Estimate: $120

0177

A Sarreguemines majolica handled basket
patterned with fruit. Dia.210mm

Estimate: $120

0178

A Sarreguemines majolica oval two handled dish
patterned with strawberries. W.355mm

Estimate: $120

0179

A Sarreguemines majolica oval dish
patterned with blueberries. W.240mm

Estimate: $120

0180

A Sarreguemines majolica dish and cover on fixed saucer
patterned with cherries. Dia.200mm

Estimate: $120

0181

A Sarreguemines majolica oval platter
patterned with fruit. W.315mm

Estimate: $120

0182

A Sarreguemines majolica circular platter
patterned with fruit. Dia.295mm

Estimate: $120

0183

A Sarreguemines majolica low footed tazza
patterned with fruit. Dia.235mm

Estimate: $120

0184

A Sarreguemines majolica plate
patterned with cherries and strawberries. Dia.250mm

Estimate: $100

0185

A vintage Grimwades Ltd 'Maoriland' jug
swollen ovoid form, hand coloured with landscape incorporating whare, lake and smoking mountain, printed Maori carving border and handle. H.110mm

Estimate: $400

0186

A vintage Grimwades Ltd 'Maoriland' jug
swollen rectangular form, hand coloured with landscape incorporating whare, lake and smoking mountain, printed Maori carving border and handle. H.110mm.

Estimate: $300

0187

A West German ceramic wall plaque
modelled with the head of a young woman. H.250mm.

Estimate: $120

0188

A West German ceramic wall plaque
modelled with the head of a young woman. H.230mm.

Estimate: $120

0189

A West German ceramic wall plaque
modelled with the head of a young woman. H.240mm.

Estimate: $120

0190

A Royal Copenhagen figurine
The Little Mermaid, printed marks to base. H.210mm.

Estimate: $120

0191

A Royal Dux figurine
the medieval woman in blue dress and snood, the base with full pink triangle, printed and impressed marks. H.285mm.

Estimate: $120

0192

A Chinese pallet of 12 jade tablets
each of slender rectangular form engraved with archaic script. Overall 230 x 210mm

Estimate: $100

0193

A Chinese white jade pendant
goddess to one side, calligraphy to the other, with cord and red coral bead. 60 x 80mm.

Estimate: $200

0194

A Chinese large carved jade court seal
surmounted with a foo dog, the square tablet base carved with four characters, dark green tone with tan/pale green inclusions. 100 x 100 x 140mm.

Estimate: $650

0195

A Chinese Han Dynasty style nephrite adze blade
tapered flattened form with mildly curved bevel, wide tapered suspension hole, mottled mid/green dark tone. L.83mm.

Estimate: $110

0196

A Chinese white jade handling piece
finely and softly carved with a bust of Shou Lao, holding a peach, and with a robe draped around his shoulders. L.58mm.

Estimate: $100

0196A

A large egg yolk amber bead of rounded flattened form
opaque and pale cloudy sections, in good polish. 82gm. Dia.63mm.

Estimate: $1,200

0197

A Guangdong Province red stone tablet
the square section stone with calligraphy to one side and symbols, geometric forms and florals to the other. 410 x 410mm.

Estimate: $400