November Antique Auction

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Another fine offering including a Guardian Trust estate – property of a lady, antique irons, scales, N.Z. chimney pots and ginger beer bottles, cast iron garden urns, sawfish bill, vintage French kitchenalia, cafe items and implements, tantalus, samplers, advertising signs, Pacific and Maori artefacts, Riki Manuel greenstone pendants, N.Z. copper Arts & Crafts pieces, lamps, bird cage, Lalique glass incl. a car mascot, Victorian lustre vases, epergnes, Georgian glasses, N.Z. pottery, Frank Carpay plates, 11 point deer's head, spelter figurines, Jane Brenkley lamp base, ivory netsukes, Japanese cloisonné, Satsuma, Imari, Jade, Chinese ceramics, majolica, Limoge, Shelley, Royal Doulton, Wedgwood, Moorcroft, Royal Worcester, Copenhagen, Booths Real Old Willow, Georgian cow creamer, Art Nouveau pendants, Victorian and Edwardian jewellery incl. Lockets, brooches, bracelets, diamond, ruby and sapphire butterfly brooch, selection of muff chains, good collection of estate jewellery, gold nugget set with opal, diamonds and sapphires, a superb cameo brooch, a superb Art Deco emerald and diamond brooch, greenstone pendants and brooches gold bearing quartz pendant, portrait miniatures, watches incl. a Patek Philippe, carriage clocks, silver cutlery, silver creamers incl. a Geo. II sparrow beak jug, a fine Art Nouveau Egyptian Revival perfume bottle, butler’s tray, salvers, hip flasks, tankards, silver and crystal claret jug, Geo.III bottle coaster, table centrepieces, Persian, Baluchi, Afghan, Turkoman rugs, Victorian settee, impressive Anglo Indian carved settee, Boulle furniture, beds, decorative columns, desks, mottled kauri side table and chest of drawers, Louis XVI style couch, display cabinet, tables, Regency chairs, pair apothercary cabinets, overmantle mirrors, ceiling lights, still life oils, Russell Hollings oil, Sydney Lawrence, Ted Dutch abstract, Don Binney litho, Samuel Prout watercolours and many more. 

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

Viewing times
Fri 6th November / 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Sun 8th November / 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
Mon 9th November / 9:00 am – 5:00 pm

Location
180 Great South Rd, Remuera, Auckland

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Auction Highlights

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Lot number
Samuel Prout (1822-1911. British) "Venice", two watercolours, 245mm x 180mm and 260mm x 195mm, both signed with monogram. Matching gilt frames.

Estimate: $2500
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Lot number 023
A 19thC Italian large carved wooden figure of a sorceress, beautifully detailed. Minor damage. H:1290mm W:360mm D:410mm

Estimate: $2500
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Lot number 028
An old French ceiling light of oval shape, the gilt metal decorative frame with green pleated fabric shade, the four branches with clear and opalescent glass frilled shades. H:650mm

Estimate: $650
Price realised: n/a

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Lot number 032
A Harley-Davidson enamelled sign, double sided with wall mounting flange, decorated with their logo and "Sales & Service", "Made in the USA Scioto Sign Co. - Kenton". Some enamel chipping and rust. W:420mm

Estimate: $750
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Lot number 072
A copper and brass ships lamp for use when ship is at anchor and not under command. H:550mm D:280mm

Estimate: $450
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Lot number 073
A late Victorian period kerosene lamp, the oil reservoir and base in pink glass with hand painted floral enamel decoration. H:630mm D: 160mm

Estimate: $150
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Lot number 102
A colonial period Bell & Co. crock, transfer marks to front for Bell & Co., Palmerston. N. & Fielding N.Z. Original metal tap, brown glaze to the top. H:340mm

Estimate: $350
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Lot number 119
An oak games tantalus, with three crystal hobnail cut decanters, secret drawer for cards and crib board and various other games compartments. H:320mm W:335mm D:260mm

Estimate: $350
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Lot number 136
An old glass epergne, green and frosted glass with central trumpet flower holder and three vaseline glass baskets. D:255mm H:400mm

Estimate: $250
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Lot number 138
A Victorian two stage cranberry table centre piece with central trumpet flower holder, decorated with clear glass frill. Minor faults. H:430mm

Estimate: $200
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Lot number 167
A large Cook Islands stylised carved figure of traditional design with hands to his stomach and pronounced oval form eyes in relief, dark finish.

Estimate: $350
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Lot number 234
A heavy fine quality Chinese cloisonne charger beautifully decorated in coloured enamels with dragon, flaming pearl and Phoenix bird. D:380mm

Estimate: $300
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Lot number 264
A 19thC or earlier Chinese celadon vase of finely ribbed ovoid form, rust red rim , drill hole to base, raised on carved hardwood stand. H:345mm

Estimate: $1500
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Lot number 283
A 19thC Continental possibly French majolica table centre piece in the form of a young semi-naked boy standing on a rocky outcrop and holding above his head a decorated comport. H:420mm

Estimate: $150
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Lot number 301
A mid 20thC Czechoslovakian sculpture of a circus elephant as a candlestick, his raised trunk supporting the nozzle. H:365mm

Estimate: $350
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Lot number 459
An early 20thC greenstone and gold bar brooch, with fernleaf, N.Z. and engraved band mounts.

Estimate: $140
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Lot number 473
An old fine portrait miniature on ivory of a classical woman with ringleted hair wearing formal gown, initialled T.F., of oval form in rectangular black frame with tortoise shell panels and engraved ivory corners, some losses.

Estimate: $250
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Lot number 478
A gent's Seiko 5 automatic 21 jewel wristwatch with stainless steel case and strap, the green face with seconds hand and day/date aperture, the back with exposed escapement.

Estimate: $350
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Lot number 488
A 19thC figural clock, the spelter base in the form of a Greek woman, her hands in the air, turned spelter column on her head holding a spherical brass clock. Back plate to clock missing. H:740mm

Estimate: $750
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Lot number 541
A set of twelve Victorian silver dessert spoons matching above. Matches lot #540

Estimate: $550
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Lot number 587
A silver cream jug of plain Georgian helmet style with punched rim loop handle and square base. Birmingham 1897 H:180mm

Estimate: $175
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Lot number 640
An antique walnut foot stool of early Georgian style, oblong shape, the pegged base ornately carved and supported on ball and claw feet the drop in seat with old green brocade cover. L:650mm W:500mm H:480mm

Estimate: $500
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Lot number 647
A Georgian period mahogany night cupboard of square section with moulded top edge single panelled door, single draw. W:370mm D:360mm H:800mm

Estimate: $250
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Lot number 652
A Victorian period mahogany lady's campaign writing / combination / vanity box, "The Dorothy", the green Morocco leather fitted interior complete with ivory and mother-of-pearl accessories. W:560mm H:960mm

Estimate: $500
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Lot number 681
A fine quality 19thC French walnut canapé of Louis XVI style with well carved leaf, flower and scroll decoration turned and fluted legs, curved back, recently upholstered in quality striped silk.

Estimate: $5000
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Lot number 683
A pair of fine quality 19thC French giltwood single chairs of Louis XV style with decorated borders, oval backs, serpentine fronts, cabriole front legs and ivory damask covers.

Estimate: $1200
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Lot number 726
Violet Emil Whiteman (1873-1952. Came to New Zealand 1926, settled near Wanganui) "Clydesdales Hauling Log". Watercolour 370mm x 520mm. Signed.

Estimate: $400
Price realised: n/a