July Antique & Art Auction

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Our July mid-winter sale includes; taxidermy collection, a selection of carved ivory, fur coats, daguerreotypes, guitars, stamps, fishing floats, a rare Pitcairn Island basket, Pacific, African and Maori artefacts including unusual Inuit carved figures, Jane Brenkley, Barry Brickell "Fatso", glass, Clarice Cliff tea set, Berlin plaque, Doulton, Worcester, Japanese items, Chinese jade, ivory, silver collection, ceramics, large rare rosewood figure.

Part two opens with a quality estate jewellery section including precious stone rings, amber, pearls, coral, diamonds, sovereigns, a rare Camille Faure enamel pendant, watches, clocks, silver, Persian rugs and runners, Georgian and Victorian furniture, shop cabinets, Sefton Powrie, dining tables, good collection Chinese rosewood. Art features Emma Ciardi, Barraud, Perrett, large Dick Frizzell painting, L.W. Wilson, Garry Nash neon, plus so much more.

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 19th July / 10:00 am – 10:00 pm

Viewing times
Fri 15th July / 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Sun 17th July / 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Mon 18th July / 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
The fine print.

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Auction Highlights

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Lot number 009
A pair of African carved ivory column candlesticks, encircling bands of elephant decoration, silver on copper fittings. H:240mm

Estimate: $180
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Lot number 013
An African carved ivory tusk, the lower section carved as a female bust and torso, the upper section with simple decorative incised designs. L:325mm

Estimate: $800
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Lot number 051
A vintage Louis Vuitton handbag, the Petit Noé model. 340 x 250mm

Estimate: $350
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Lot number 080
A vintage Japanese "Photogenic" Les Paul electric guitar, lawsuit era, the wooden body and fretboard with mother-of-pearl and plastic highlights, in hard plastic case.

Estimate: $300
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Lot number 082
A 1970s Japanese Yamaki Deluxe acoustic folk guitar, 12 string, hardwood neck and fretboard, in hard carry case.

Estimate: $300
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Lot number 090
A Sri Lankan ebony elephant, completely dressed in ceremonial robes set with numerous facet cut semi-precious gemstones, with stylised howdah to the top, the elephant's toes and tusks of ivory. 125 x 190mm

Estimate: $280
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Lot number 103
A Victorian police truncheon, black and red lacquer with richly gilded decoration including crowned VR cipher. L: 390mm

Estimate: $200
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Lot number 114
An Inuit carved serpentine statue of a hunter, standing wearing an anorak, holding a bone harpoon and leather thongs. H:175mm

Estimate: $1200
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Lot number 115
An Inuit serpentine carving, of a hunter in a kayak with seal bodies on the deck, with bone paddle, harpoon, gaff and leather thongs. provenance as above. L:300mm

Estimate: $1200
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Lot number 168
A Murano square section glass vase, with light purple sommerso in clear glass. H:200mm

Estimate: $175
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Lot number 168a
A Murano faceted walled glass vase, cranberry colour, sommerso with lemon in clear glass. Label to side. H:200mm

Estimate: $175
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Lot number 169
WMF Art Nouveau silver plate and green glass liqueur decanter and five cup set, the decanter with maiden and sinuous oral decoration, some deterioration, the green glass liner with engraved detail, the five conforming cups with small chip to one rim.

Estimate: $180
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Lot number 180
A porcelain plaque of Orpheus and Eurydice from Geek mythology, finely painted with orpheus leading his wife from the underworld, probably Berlin KPM, impressed number 324 to the reverse. 205 x 130mm

Estimate: $1200
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Lot number 269
A c.1900 Chinese silver plate baluster vase, the shield form panels with various florals, vacant cartouche, elaborate blossom decorated handles, fitted wooden base.

Estimate: $80
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