November Art and Antique Auction

Auction Details

Including a Georgian bronze bell, horse brasses, kerosene lamps, Miller's hanging lamp, tea dispenser, sword sticks, apprentice chests, boxed Mont Blanc pen and ink, tea caddies, a spectacular work box with numerous ivory accessories, Chad Valley toys, lead soldiers, etc., Mickey Mouse radiator cap, Vinka Lucas dresses, carved ivory, whale's teeth, Mahjong sets and other games pieces, large selection of magic lantern slides plus a number of magic lanterns, postcard and stamp albums, fishing reels, duck decoys, leopard skin rugs, bear skin rug, taxidermied Thar, boar, red deer heads, Georgian decanters, two large Lalique vases, Ann Robinson bowl, Murano, Waterford, Baccarat, Garry Nash glass, Peter Stichbury, Barry Brickell, Len Castle, Crown Lynn, Jane Brenkley, early New Zealand photos including 1924-25 All Blacks, Maori artefacts, African and Pacific Island items, Chinese and Japanese ceramics, Chinese jade, Chinese scrolls, ivory netsukes, tsubas, Royal Worcester, Coalbrookdale, Brannum Barum, Martin Brothers, Maw, Della Robbia, De Morgan and other Victorian tiles, Clarice Cliff, Military memorabilia including bayonets, medals, aviation prints plus a huge selection of military and aviation history books, Victorian and Edwardian pendants, rings, earrings, some good diamond brooches and earrings, seals, greenstone bracelets,ivory snake necklace, cameo angel brooch, sovereigns, chains, watches, clocks, Georgian snuff mull, thimbles, silver vinaigrettes, sovereign case, cradle pin cushion, dog's head button hook, silver sugar basket, Georgian silver teapot, rare 1604 silver spoon, 1767 ebenezer coker salver, an impressive Japanese silver tea and coffee set on tray, N.Z. silver napkin rings, Turkish, Persian, Andkhoi, Gabbeh rugs, vintage bamboo furniture, Victorian papier maché table, loo table, dining chairs, French Art deco furniture, regency sideboard, 1970's Scandinavian table and chairs, Japanese and chinese furniture, a rare New Zealand native timbers inlaid wine table, mirrors, Betty Beadle prints, Alan Taylor paintings, Aston Greathead oil, Kirkwoods, Mervyn Taylor engraving, perrett oils, plus many more prints and paintings.

To be included in any of our auctions please phone us on 09 523 1049 or email us at info@cordys.co.nz

Auction times
Tue 8th November / 9:00 am – 10:00 pm

Viewing times
Fri 4th November / 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Sun 6th November / 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
Mon 7th November / 9:00 am – 5:00 pm

Location
180 Great South Rd, Remuera, Auckland

Catalogue
A PDF of the catalogue.

Postal bidding
A PDF of our bidding form.

Prices realised
A PDF of prices realised.

How to bid
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Conditions of sale
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Auction Highlights

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Lot number 178
Half mount leopard skin, full mount head with an open mouth showing teeth, glass eyes, skin complete with claws and tail, conforming red fabric fringe. 2340 x 1480mm.

Estimate: $2250
Price realised: n/a

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Lot number 181
A taxidermied head of a fellow deer, 19 points to its antlers, the head turned to its left, well mounted and in good condition. H:1100mm, W:590mm

Estimate: $750
Price realised: n/a

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Lot number 185
A taxidermied shoulder mount of a red deer, lush winter coat with a ten point antler spread. Width of span 620mm, depth from the wall approx. 750mm

Estimate: $800
Price realised: n/a

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Lot number 195
An emerald green glass wine decanter, of faceted mallet form with a faceted stopper and silver collar hallmarked Sheffield 1938 by Thomas Bradbury & sons. With decanter ticket engraved Bucellas. H:300mm

Estimate: $200
Price realised: n/a

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Lot number 201
A René Lalique Sophora vase, the spherical body with relief vine and leaf design, the narrow neck with a wide flat circular rim. Engraved to the base rim "R. Lalique France no. 977", designed 1926. H:260mm. Major fault to top rim.

Estimate: $400
Price realised: n/a

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Lot number 204
An early Ann Robinson 'Ice Bowl' in cobalt blue, unpolished and with manufacturing faults. D:370, H:240mm

Estimate: $1250
Price realised: n/a

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Lot number 209
A 1960's Murano Mandrazutto facetted walled coffin vase in pigeon blood red, yellow and clear. Height 295mm

Estimate: $280
Price realised: n/a

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Lot number 286
A Chinese scholar's stone (Gongshi, from the Hongshui (red) river region, Guangxi province. Height 320mm.

Estimate: $500
Price realised: n/a

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Lot number 307
A Chinese carved ivory photograph frame with two small apertures to accept a pair of portraits, surmounted by a pierced and carved section incorporating exotic birds, flowers and bamboo, the back mounted with an easel leg. D:100mm

Estimate: $220
Price realised: n/a

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Lot number 309
An ivory figurine of a tiger, the crouching tiger with his coat picked out in dark detail, on a wooden stand. Height on stand 95mm. Repair to tail.

Estimate: $500
Price realised: n/a

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Lot number 350
A Doulton Lambeth stoneware water filter, Art Nouveau relief decoration of various floral bands, 11 musical cherubs and "Doulton Lambeth patent Filter". H:317mm

Estimate: $350
Price realised: n/a

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Lot number 378
Four WWI service medals awarded to dvr. J.G. Bristow R.S.A. 16492 including the standard service medal pair, 1914 star and the South Africa medal with bars for South Africa 1902.

Estimate: $200
Price realised: n/a

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Lot number 420
Six large coffee table, military history books including Spitfire, A Complete Fighting History, Jane's Fighting Aircraft of WWII.

Estimate: $100
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Lot number 435a
A selection of military history books including a New Zealand Official Histories.

Estimate: $100
Price realised: n/a

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Lot number 494
A Victorian cameo brooch, the shell carved with an angel, an anchor in her lap, looking up at the evening star, in an ornate scrolling 15ct. gold frame with a safety chain. L:65mm. Small crack

Estimate: $250
Price realised: n/a

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Lot number 496
A silver brooch by Tony Buller (b.1938. Patoni Silver, N.Z.) in the form of a flying phoenix marked 'STG SIL' to the back. Height 120mm.

Estimate: $250
Price realised: n/a

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Lot number 520
19thC English walnut bracket clock, the silvered dial with subsidiary dials above for chime/silent regulation and Westminster chimes or 8 bells, twin chain fusee movement. Working order, with key. H:760mm.

Estimate: $2500
Price realised: n/a

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Lot number 560
A Japanese silver tea and coffee service with tray, with Art Nouveau influenced decoration of irises, the flowers decorating each piece in high relief on a hammer finished ground. 8130gms. Full details in our catalogue.

Estimate: $10500
Price realised: n/a

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Lot number 669
An Edwardian kauri collector's cabinet, the upper section formed as a display case with a hinged glass lid and sides raised above five drawers. 915 x 485 x 890mm (slight borer)

Estimate: $575
Price realised: n/a