February Antique Auction

Auction Details

A fine offering to start off the New Year including a 1914/15 All Black's cap, musical instruments, telescope, microscopes, old peat shovel, horse measuring stick, scales, copper and brass buckets, oak wine cooler, wooden hat blocks, Tudric pewter, Thornton Pickard camera, taxidermied birds, a deer’s head, blue marlin and a kea, vintage fishing reels, fly boxs, snuff mulls, Art Deco lamps, art glass, White Friars glass, Pacific Island, African and Maori artefacts, an impressive William Seuffert NZ native woods star burst card table top on mahogany base, NZ postcards, Crown Lynn pottery, Famile Rose, Ivory figurines, Japanese ceramics, ivory, netsukes, carved walnut netsuke, a good selection of Georgian china, William and Walter Moorcroft pieces including Moonlit Blue vases, Lladro, Worcester, Doulton Flambe, the Graham Fitzpatrick collection of Doulton stoneware including Kia Ora pieces, Art Nouveau designs, Hotere lithographs, Garth Tapper oils, plus many more prints and paintings.

Auction times
Tue 9th February / 9:30 am – 10:00 pm

Viewing times
Fri 5th February / 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Sun 7th February / 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
Mon 8th February / 9:00 am – 5:00 pm

Location
180 Great South Rd, Remuera, Auckland

Catalogue
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Prices realised
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Auction Highlights

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Lot number 114
A good c.1900 sketch album containing sketches, some in watercolour of various New Zealand and other scenes including named Maori portraits. Hardcover. 270 x 210mm

Estimate: $850
Price realised: $1200

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Lot number 117
A small wooden fire screen in the shape of a Maori Whare profusely carved with Maori Gods, ancestor figures and traditional carved embellishments. W:770mm

Estimate: $250
Price realised: $340

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Lot number 119
A 19thC Maori muka (woven flax) tag cloak, finely woven and decorated with dyed muka tags, the border with further tags and red wool tuft highlights. Some damage. Registered. W:1670mm

Estimate: $1800
Price realised: $1500

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Lot number 121
A New Zealand Colonial native timbers specimen chest with two paneled doors and five internal drawers with original metal handles, on plinth base. W:390mm

Estimate: $850
Price realised: $1350

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Lot number 126
A William Seuffert New Zealand colonial woods card table top on English mahogany pedestal base. Raised on turned pedestal and three way mahogany tripod base. D:580mm

Estimate: $18500
Price realised: unsold

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Lot number 203
A Chinese cinnabar lacquer tray of oblong shape decorated with dragons chasing flaming pearl. L:310mm

Estimate: $500
Price realised: $1400

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Lot number 204
A early 20thC Chinese carved rosewood tall stand, a circular top with mauve-red circular mottled marbled panel inset, wide pierced and carved blossom frieze, shaped baluster carved legs with cross stretcher to base. H:900mm

Estimate: $550
Price realised: $475

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Lot number 205
A fine quality Chinese two-handled censer of squat circular shape with tripod base, covered in a lead silicate "t'dust" glaze, D:125mm

Estimate: $2500
Price realised: $1400

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Lot number 242
A quality Japanese Wakazashi sword attributed to Bungo Tiara Takeda, Muramachi period c. 1550, with fittings in Mino Goto style. Length overall 730mm

Estimate: $8000
Price realised: unsold

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Lot number 311
A large impressive Lladro figure of a semi naked woman her arms upheld supporting a white dove "Peace Offering Farewell". Model no.13559. H:540mm

Estimate: $900
Price realised: $1000

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Lot number 416
A good Royal Doulton Kings Ware moon flask decorated with Art Nouveau maiden and slip trailed designs. H:180mm

Estimate: $200
Price realised: $320

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Lot number 422
A Clarice Cliff Isis vase of baluster shape, the handles coming from rim down to the shoulder. H:300mm

Estimate: $450
Price realised: $550

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Lot number 493
Impressive lady's emerald and diamond 18ct. yellow gold ring, the central emerald 4.74cts framed by 12 stone bead set Old European cut diamonds with total weight of 2.04cts.

Estimate: $5000
Price realised: $8300

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Lot number 494
Lady's emerald and diamond ring, the central oval cut emerald of 5.96cts flanked by two moon cut diamonds (0.59ct) and further small round brilliant cut diamonds.

Estimate: $9500
Price realised: unsold

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Lot number 527
A vintage ships clock of circular form with brass case, the hinged front cover with beveled glass enclosing dial with roman numerals and subsidiary seconds dial, flange back plate for wall mounting. D:200mm

Estimate: $300
Price realised: $200

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Lot number 556
A Victorian silver plated ink stand modelled with central rams head ink well and supporting two crystal ink wells, oblong shape with gallery border. L:300mm

Estimate: $350
Price realised: $650

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Lot number 594
An impressive Georgian period silver twelve person cutlery service of 60 pieces, Fiddle and Thread pattern, mixed dates and makers, all well matched.

Estimate: $9000
Price realised: $9000

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Lot number 664
A Victorian quality burr walnut fold over top carved table, the top of serpentine form with internal green baize circular inset. H:720mm

Estimate: $2000
Price realised: $2200