Cordys

This February auction includes fantastic collections from estates & private vendors: Items from the natural world, books, 19thC prints, boxes, bronzes, textiles, instruments, fishing, banknotes, stamps, sticks, militaria, Pacific, African & Maori artefacts, N.Z. historical items, Whitefriars, Tiffany lamp, Lalique, two rare Royal Doulton pieces, Moorcroft, Chinese and Japanese ceramics, jade and carved ivories. The second session starts at 5pm with jewellery: N.Z. colonial, diamond, emerald, ruby, pearl & aquamarine rings, necklaces, bracelets, earrings, gold chains and more. An impressive Emerald & diamond necklace and coloured stone jewellery really stand out !. Clocks & watches include a vintage Omega ‘Ed White’ chronograph and a stunning 19thC French gold, diamond and enamel chatelaine watch. Collector’s silver: scent bottles, Irish cutlery, tea-sets & George III silver banquet tray. A good selection including older examples of Turkoman, Baluchi, Kilim cushions & rugs, Georgian & Victorian dining tables, chairs, great selection of chests, a modern designer suite of chests and side tables, Chinese rosewood, a great selection of garden pots & urns. The art section has works by Peter McIntyre including to rare WWII drawings, Suzanne Goldberg, Robin White suite of prints, Gretchen Albrecht, together with works by other national and international artists.