July Antique Auction

Auction Details

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Includes draughtsman's tools, telescopes, surgeon's boxed set, barometers, 19thC wooden sorceress statue, Henri Picard bronze tazza, bronze head of moor, Art Deco chryselephantine figure, tortoiseshell tea caddies and other small boxes, vintage clothes, fine selection of fur coats, top hats, mink hats, antique vineyard tools, stamps, shark's jaw, crocodile skull, textiles, books, antlers, ivory, cameras, violin, bow, Victorian glass, tribal, superb collection of contemporary Maori carvings, two Maihi barge boards ex Queen Victoria school, NZ pottery, Chinese bronze and ceramic pieces, Japanese ivory carvings, wood netsukes, Imari, woodblock prints, Lladro, Hummel, large selection Doulton, Gaffers, handpainted Royal Worcester including cattle and sheep, Moorcroft, Victorian and Edwardian jewellery, diamond pendants, earrings, rings and bracelets, pearls, amber, gold bearing quartz fobs, greenstone brooches, Auckland Exhibition jewellery, miniatures, watches ansonia and carriage clocks, silver and plate cutlery, wine coasters, Georgian teaset, Samuel Compton dish, selection of Christofle silver, including a 12 piece cutlery set in original drawers, 1721 marrow scoop, pair 1773 gravy boats, 1742 dish, Persian Afghan, Turkoman rugs, NZ furniture including inlaid sidetable, Victorian and Edwardian furniture, George III full front bureau, French furniture, 19thC painted Swedish chest, chests of drawers, George III longcase clock, George III gilt mirror, 19thC French trumeau mirror, marine oil painting, Victorian woolwork pictures of sailing ships, William Bollard oils, NZ paintings, English and European paintings plus many more.

Auction times
Tue 21st July / 9:00 am – 10:00 pm

Viewing times
Fri 17th July / 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Sun 19th July / 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
Mon 20th July / 9:00 am – 5:00 pm

180 Great South Rd, Remuera, Auckland

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Auction Highlights


Lot number 073
A vintage full length Leopardus Geoffroyi fur coat, a south American small ocelot type cat, fully lined and in good condition.

Estimate: $1200
Price realised: $2400


Lot number 143
A mounted set of 13 point fallow deer antlers with skull section mounted on oval wood back plate. Maximum length 700, width 570.

Estimate: $450
Price realised: Unsold


Lot number 199
Large Maori carved koruru stylised mask with large paua shell inset eyes. Height 650, width 560. From the collection of Paakaariki Harrison.

Estimate: $450
Price realised: $320


Lot number 228a
A Tony Fomison painted large ceramic tile c.1970/80, Untitled. Two figures, monochrome with fired clear glaze on ceramic tile. Three minor glaze losses, deep rimu frame. 270mm x 270mm

Estimate: $1,500
Price realised: $3400


Lot number 261
A pair of large Chinese famille rose baluster vases with twin kylin side handles and moulded salamanders around the shoulders. Painted with traditional designs, panels of figures, flowers, butterflies, etc. Height 475mm.

Estimate: $1200
Price realised: $1000


Lot number 547
An old 9ct. rose gold charm bracelet of curb link with 9ct. yellow gold padlock and safety chain, 16 charms including two large decorative fob seals, a jockey's cap that opens to reveal a horse's head, noah's ark and others. Weight 124.4 grams.

Estimate: $2,500
Price realised: $2250


Lot number 779
A dark green/black studded deep-buttoned leather wing back armchair with loose cushion. Honourable wear.

Estimate: $750
Price realised: $1340


Lot number 791a
A George III good quality mahogany fall front bureau, the fall front enclosing fitted interior with central cupboard, small drawers and pigeon holes, four full width drawers, brass handles and keyhole escutcheons, and bracket feet. W 1000mm, D 520mm, H 1020mm.

Estimate: $4500
Price realised: $3000