Due to the large number of lots, this auction will start at the earlier time of 3pm. We are proud to announce that this coming Monday's Weekly Estate & Collectable auction features 100+ lots from the renowned collection of Helen Slater from Wanganui. It includes an extensive collection of Crown Lynn, Briar Gardner, Olive Jones, O.C.Stephens, Temuka, Luke Adams, Titian, NZ Army crested, Richmond stoneware, Te Rona, Molle, Waimea, Salisbury, Ascot, AMBRICO, Teal.... This major collection is a must to view and a rare opportunity to purchase items from this carefully curated lifetime collection. Many items shown at various NZ bottle shows and award winning. Many items in this Estate & Collectable auction have no images associated with them. If you would like a photo of a certain lot, please emails us at email@example.com and we can organise one for you.
Our mid-year auction has something to cheer even the bleakest day. We have bronzes, coins, fishing, toys, pipes, cartoons, copper pots, icons, radios, militaria, Pacific, tribal and Maori artefacts, N.Z. pottery and glass, Waterford, Tudric, Lalique, antique china, Lladro gondola, Chinese and Japanese ivory, jade, ceramics and good cloisonné. Another impressive jewellery section: gold sovereigns, vestas, chains & bracelets, rings, diamond, ruby, emerald & sapphire, necklaces, earrings, vintage silver, quality American costume, quality pocket and wristwatches, collectors’ silver, an impressive range of tea-sets, flatware, trays, sauce boats & more. A fine offering of Persian rugs, furniture includes an eclectic offering of good mid-century, Georgian and Victorian. Fine art includes works by Mary Cassatt, Banksy, Hoyte, Helen Brown, Stanley Palmer, Peter Siddell and other national and international artists. An Auction that must be viewed.
Cordy's Estate Collectable Auction Tuesday 4th June at 4pm start. 650 + lots of treasure from various local Auckland estates and private homes. Note Monday we are closed for Queens Birthday holiday, auction is Tuesday 4th at 4pm start. Many items in this Estate & Collectable auction have no images associated with them. If you would like a photo of a certain lot, please emails us at firstname.lastname@example.org and we can organise one for you.
Starting with a celebration of NZ Music Month, including posters, record collections, guitars, etc, from Midge Marsden, Eddie Raynor, the Graham Brazier Estate and others, plus entries from The Billie T. James Estate. Also, to include toys, stamps, coins, taxidermy, books, bronzes, a collection of 19thC whaling memorabilia from a private museum, militaria, Pacific and Maori artefacts and folk art, postcards, NZ pottery and glass, Waterford, Moorcroft, antique blue and white china, Chinese silver, jade and ceramics. The jewellery section includes gold chains, medals and fobs, emerald, ruby, sapphire, pearl, tanzanite, diamond rings, earrings, necklaces and bracelets, ethnic necklaces, good clocks and watches including Omega. Collectors’ silver includes dressing table accessories, cutlery, tea sets and salvers. Another excellent entry of rugs, bags and kilims. A fine Victorian rosewood teapoy, Georgian Regency dining tables, sideboards etc. Chapman Taylor, Chinese rosewood chairs, leather chairs, retro lounge suite, table lamps, chandeliers, garden pieces and columns. Artwork from William Ashton, Andrew Coates, Brent Harvey, Clarke Esplin, John Weeks, Lance O’Gorman, Peter Beadle, Gary Tricker and others. See NZ Music Month Auction highlights by visiting: https://tinyurl.com/music-month-auction (copy and paste this link into your browser)
Due to the large number of lots, this auction will start at the earlier time of 3pm. A fantastic decor sale of over 700 lots incl antique & colonial furniture, 12 seater Hepplewhite style banquet table, 2 Globe Wernicke bookcases, kauri pew, leather wingback & club chairs, Canadian spindlebacks, antique cased taxidermy fish, collections of: Chinese cloisonné, Matchbox toys, NZ souvenir china, Lladro, Royal Albert, & other china, good silver & silver plate, costume and precious stone jewellery, crystal and glass, Oriental items, art, mirrors, Persian silk rugs, miscellany & exceptional box-lots.
Many items in this Estate & Collectable auction have no images associated with them. If you would like a photo of a certain lot, please emails us at email@example.com and we can organise one for you.
An extraordinary auction to end the month. From numerous estates & private vendors: antiquities, artefacts, taxidermy, coins, militaria, antique pistols & rifles, medals, a superb collection of Maori artefacts, and N.Z. Wars memorabilia including an H.G. Robley watercolour, N.Z. pottery & applied art, Len Castle etc. Chinese & Japanese ceramics, jades & bronzes, Doulton Lambeth collection, The jewellery includes sovereigns, Victorian and Edwardian pieces, two pairs of impressive diamond stud earrings, pearl, ruby, emerald, sapphire, diamond & aquamarine rings, necklaces and earrings, gold chains, bracelets, earrings, gold pocket and wristwatches, a rare early lantern clock, collector’s silver, 50+ kilims, carpets, rugs and cushions. French Provincial style dining tables, chairs & coffers, Tibetan cabinets, bookcases, garden statuary, artwork by Gordon Walters, Raymond Ching, Weeks, Jean Farquhar, plus more. Of particular note are two engravings of Sydney by J. Eyre 1810. This auction is not to be missed.
NOTE 3PM START A fantastic decor sale of over 700 lots incl antique furniture, French style furniture, dining tables & chairs, kauri C.O.D., display cabinets, Chinese furniture, vintage advertising, pottery, militaria, coin & stamp collections, vintage toys, Royal Albert, Carlton Ware & other china, silver & silver plate, costume and precious stone jewellery, good crystal and glass, Oriental items, Chinese scrolls, good art, mirrors, Persian rugs, Rocket coffee machine, miscellany & exceptional box-lots.
A fantastic decor sale of over 700 lots incl antique furniture & props from the movie based on the 2013 Booker Prize winner “The Luminaries”, Chapman Taylor furniture, good Arts & Crafts furniture from an interesting estate, French armoire, Chinese & Japanese furniture, antique parlour suites, bookcases, dining tables & chairs, wrought iron outdoor set, garden pots, Beswick, Doulton, Copenhagen & other china, silver & silver plate, costume and precious stone jewellery, good crystal and glass, Oriental items, good art, mirrors, miscellany & exceptional box-lots.
A full and exciting March auction. Including: bronzes, vintage signs, boxes, maps, books, statues, militaria, a tremendous Maori artefact collection, massive kauri gum boulder 9.9kgs, Oceania and African, N.Z. pottery and glass, Waterford, a fine pair of Clarice Cliff candlesticks, superb collection of antique English blue and white china, Chinese jade, bronzes, silver, ceramics, Japanese ceramics, bronzes, etc.The evening session opens with our biggest jewellery offering to date. Gold coins, bangles, bracelets, necklaces, Victorian silver, diamond, aquamarine, tanzanite, emerald, ruby, sapphire rings, earrings, necklaces, bracelets, together with pearl, coral, amber, opal and other semi-precious gemstone pieces. A good selection of clocks and wristwatches, silver cutlery, tea sets, trays plus other collector’s silver. Our usual fine selection of Persian rugs, cushions, etc. The furniture section includes an entry of Chapman Taylor furniture from a private estate, as well as an Art Nouveau display cabinet, pole screens, Georgian, Victorian, French and Chinese furniture, lighting and garden statues finish this section. Fine art has works by D. Hernandez, G. Sheridan Knowles, Peter O’Hagan, Margaret Stoddart, Ida Carey, Louise Henderson, Alan Taylor and Roy Sefton, together with works by other national and international artists. This sale must be viewed.
Cordy’s is privileged to offer items from the estate of Douglas Wright, one of N.Z.’s foremost dancers and choreographer. Included are potted plants, assorted collectables, toys, furniture, textiles, artefacts, religious memorabilia and outdoor furniture. We follow on with our miscellaneous collection - taxidermy, a museum quality 19thC ivory plaque, boxes, fishing gear, kauri gum, Louis Vuitton, militaria, Pacific, African and N.Z. tribal artefacts, a memento from Hillary’s Everest expedition, a stone he collected and gifted to his brother, plus personal papers and letters including one historical letter written from Everest base camp days before the first ever ascent. N.Z. glass and pottery, Whitefriars paperweights, Tiffany Favrile lamp, English and European china and porcelain, Chinese snuffs, ivories, bronzes and porcelain, Japanese bronzes and ceramics. The jewellery includes amber, ivory, pearls, diamond necklaces, bracelets, earrings, together with emeralds, rubies, sapphires, aquamarine and other precious stone jewellery, gold chains and sovereigns. Gold pocket watches, wristwatches, clocks, collector’s silver including cutlery, photo frames, tea sets, trays and salvers. The rug section has another extremely fine offering of kilims and quality hand knotted carpets and rugs. The furniture & decorator section includes 18th, 19th & 20thC pieces: French, Georgian and Victorian, tables, desks, chests, an Italian Rococo bedroom suite, lighting, mirrors and décor items. The Art section includes an historical WWI oil 'How I won the VC at Massines Pte J Carroll VC', seven Henrietta Bloxsomme works, a selection of NW Cusa bird paintings, David Barker, Para Matchitt, L.W. Wilson, John Gully and many more international and national artworks. Must be viewed.
A decor sale of over 500 lots incl antique furniture, good elm Chinese cabinets, unusual Chinese dressing tables, Chinese ebonised dining table, desks, chests of drawers, Doulton, Lladro, paperweights, silver & silver plate, costume and precious stone jewellery, good crystal and glass, Oriental items, art, Chinese scrolls, mirrors, table lamps, Persian rugs, miscellany & exceptional box-lots.
A superb auction of nearly 600 lots: Antique estate & mid-century furniture, two shop cabinets, retro, etc, stamp & coin collections, taxidermy, retro china, Doulton, Lladro, Royal Albert, silver & silver plate, costume and precious stone jewellery, good crystal and glass, Oriental items, art, mirrors, table lamps, Persian rugs, incl. large antique Persian rug, miscellany & exceptional box-lots.
Welcome Back to Cordy’s first auction of 2019. On offer: bronzes, walking sticks, toys, miniatures, antiquities, books, militaria, tribal, N.Z. historical, pottery and glass, WMF, Baccarat, Lenci, Royal Worcester, Sèvres collection, Chinese jade, ceramics, paintings and carvings. The second session opens with jewellery including gold proof coins, gold chains, bangles, rings, a spectacular diamond and sapphire encrusted panther bangle; diamond, ruby, emerald, sapphire rings and earrings; pearls, tanzanite and diamond rings and earrings, etc. Clocks and watches include an Omega Seamaster Polaris wristwatch and a Baum & Mercier wristwatch, collector’s silver cutlery, salvers, tea and coffee sets, candlesticks, etc., a fantastic collection of kilims from the estate of Dr Donald Stenhouse, dining tables and chairs, a delightful tilt-top bird cage wine table, chests of drawers, chairs and three impressive large mahogany book cases, two by Sefton Powrie. We finish with the fine art section with works by Blythe Fletcher, Denis Knight Turner, Raymond Ching, Ron Stenberg, Michael Shephard, bronzes by Wilhelm Kumm, Karl Perl, Rodin, Erte, plus other national and international artists. Must View!
Wishing all our valued customers all the very best for Christmas and the New Year. A decor auction of over 700 lots incl antique furniture, Chinese furniture, Neade telescope, Sefton Powrie Sapele outdoor refectory table & bench, dining tables & chairs, lge Japanese screen, Doulton, Lladro, Royal Albert, Royal Crown Derby, stamp collection, silver & silver plate, costume and precious stone jewellery, good crystal and glass, Oriental items, art, crystoleums, chandeliers, mirrors, table lamps, Persian rugs, miscellany & exceptional box-lots. Last chance for Christmas shopping at Cordys!
Our Special Christmas Sale of over 700 lots incl antique furniture, brass bound camphor boxes, brass tray top tables, Chinese furniture, lge Satsuma floor vase, modern country style dining table, mirrored tables & table lamps, lge stained glass window, Barcelona style couch, vintage display cabinets, etched glass kauri swing doors, lge Jacobean style court cupboard, leather club chair, Doulton, Lladro, Venetian glass, pottery, Steiff toys, silver & silver plate, costume and precious stone jewellery, crystal and glass, Oriental items, art, mirrors, table lamps, Persian rugs, miscellany & exceptional box-lots. Christmas shopping starts at 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.
A decor sale of over 500 lots from various vendors incl antique furniture, colonial kauri kitchen dresser, Irish pine dresser, retro furniture, desks, photographic equipment, large stamp collection, Deco china, Doulton, Royal Albert, etc, NZ studio pottery, silver & silver plate, costume and precious stone jewellery, crystal and glass, Oriental items, art, mirrors, table lamps, miscellany & exceptional box-lots.
A decor sale of over 500 lots from various vendors incl antique furniture, scotch chests, Cassina LC3 sofa, dining table, side tables, Danske Mobler daybed, fruitwood console table, rolltop desk, brass & iron dble bed, display cabinets, etc, NZ studio pottery, stamp & coin collections, assorted china, silver and silver plate, costume and precious stone jewellery, crystal and glass, Oriental items, art, mirrors, table lamps, miscellany & exceptional box-lots.
The penultimate auction for the year includes some very special entries; walking sticks, miniatures, toys, Louis Vuitton, fishing, duck decoys, violins, a good offering of militaria, African and tribal artefacts, N.Z. historical including a special desktop writing compendium by Anton Seuffert. A superb glass section, early Garry Nash, two pieces of Thomas Webb, Lalique, Waterford etc. Modern movement has three pieces of Tiffany Studios glass including a Harp desk Lamp. of special interest to our oriental collectors are 38 Chinese snuff bottles, an imperial yellow peking glass vase, a rare 17th/18thC celadon vase, a large and impressive Chinese Imperial charger, cloisonné etc. The second session opens with our largest jewellery offering: impressive diamond rings, bracelets, bangles, ear- rings and necklaces, Tahitian pearls, amethyst, ruby, emerald, sapphire, tanzanite, aquamarine pendants, rings, earrings, gold sovereigns, Tiffany and Cartier. Clocks and watches include omega, Tudor, Longines, Baume & Mercier together with quality French mantel clocks. Collector’s silver. 30+ antique and new Persian carpets and rugs. Furniture & decorator items; tables, chairs, cabinets, desks and chests, impressive mottled kauri scotch chest, a rare 19thC Italian rococo bedroom suite. The Fine art section includes works by Louise Henderson, Adele Younghusband, John Gully, John Kinder, Blomfield, Ted Dutch and a Yearbury panel, plus many other national and international artists. Another must view auction
Antique furniture, scotch chests, leather chaise, antique long case clocks, dining table, shop display cabinet, side tables, Bentwood chairs, desk, etc, NZ studio pottery, stamp collection, Lladro, Royal Albert & other china, silver and silver plate, costume and precious stone jewellery, crystal and glass, Oriental items, antique Persian rugs, art, mirrors, chandeliers, miscellany & exceptional box-lots.
TUESDAY 23rd 4PM NOTE: HOLIDAY MONDAY A decor auction of over 600 lots from various vendors incl antique, furniture, French style parlour suite & other furniture in French manner, dining table, display cabinets, side tables, etc, dinner sets, Lladro, Limoge & other china, stone crocks, camera lens collection, doll collection, Fun Ho, silver and silver plate, costume and precious stone jewellery, crystal and glass, Oriental items, antique Persian rugs, art, mirrors, miscellany & exceptional box-lots. ON VIEW TUESDAY 23rd
Another fantastic selection of many local estates and private vendors; Good offering of french style vintage furniture, gilded sideboards etc. 19thC, Victorian, colonial and retro furniture, smalls, collectibles and so much more - mostly at NO RESERVE. Large selection of smaller Foster Clark paintings, coming off very successful sale of the artists works in our October Art & Antique auction.
Our October auction includes a spectacular array of selected estate & private entries; money banks, walking sticks, fishing equipment, a rare Hardy ‘Perfect’ reel, music boxes, pen collection, militaria including a rare mameluke sword, N.Z. pottery, Waterford, pewter, china includes a very large Moorcroft Pansy vase, Chinese jade, ivories & ceramics, Japanese ivories. Jewellery offers gold sovereigns, gold and gemstone necklaces, rings, a very good selection of diamonds; earrings, pendants, bracelets & rings, special suffrage entry, clocks and watches, Rolex etc., the strong silver section includes: tea sets, cutlery, an impressive four kilo silver tray & much more, Persian rugs, kilim cushions, large furniture section; Seuffert inlaid pedestal table, coffers, silver chest, dining tables and chairs, chests of drawers, library chairs, Victorian, Georgian and colonial. We finish with a particularly good Fine Art section that has eight rare Theo Schoon carved printing blocks, other works by Kirkwood, Peggy Spicer, Foster Clark, Yearbury, contemporary and older British and European art and so much more. A must view auction !
Cordy’s September auction brings together a spectacular array from numerous estates and private vendors. Notably: collections of vintage pens and accessories; vintage fishing books, tobacco pipes, many Louis Vuitton and other branded handbags; militaria section including bladed weapons; miscellany, Modern Movement, N.Z. historical pieces, studio pottery, Waterford crystal, glass, a superb offering of 34 pieces of Royal Worcester including black face sheep and highland cattle; Moorcroft; Oriental Arts include Chinese porcelain, jade, fine cloisonné and museum quality ivory panels. An exceptional jewellery offering starts at 5.00 p.m. with diamond and precious stone jewels, 40 gold sovereigns, clocks and watches, collector’s silver, Persian rugs, Georgian and Regency furniture and decorator items. Fine Art includes pieces by Dick Frizzell, Lance O’Gorman, J.D. Perrett, Peter Waddell, and other NZ artists, six excellent bronze figures, together with 19th and 20th century international works. Another must view auction. SEPTEMBER SPECIAL ENTRIES Royal Worcester: From the estate of a private Hamilton woman we offer a spectacular collection of over 30 pieces including, Highland Cattle by Stinton, Blackface Sheep by Barker and Storks by Powell. See lots 294 to 328 Stanton Estate Ivory Panels: Ex. the estate of E.A.Stanton, eight exquisitely carved ivory panels. Stanton worked in Canton as a partner in the trading house Deacon & Co. until his departure in 1923. See lot 394 Classical Bronze Collection: From a private Auckland collection this auction includes a special entry of large, quality examples rarely seen on this market. See lots 762 to 767
Cordy’s August auction brings together a fabulous array from many estates and private vendors; vintage fishing equipment, a strong militaria section with bladed weapons, etc., miscellaneous, modern movement, N.Z. historical, pottery and glass, porcelain and china, oriental arts include Chinese porcelain, jade, fine cloisonné and more. Another strong jewellery offering starts at 5.00 p.m. with diamond and precious stone jewels, 60 gold sovereign coins, a good wrist and pocket watch section, many from a life time collector, clocks, quality silver, Persian rugs, furniture, decorator items & garden urns. Fine Art includes: Bill Sutton, Nigel Brown and other portraits, Lance O’Gorman, Russell Hollings, Howarth, Greer Twiss, Geoff Thomson, a fine Nugent Welch watercolour, a good selection of quality 19th and 20thC European works and so much more. Another must view auction.