Weekly Auctions of Exceptional Items
Detroit, MI, United States
DoneFri, Jan 18, 2019 11:30 PM GMT
Antique Decorative Arts, Rugs & Furniture
Friday features decorative items including a fine collection of French bronze and marble urns, along with jasperware and porcelain urns. Sterling silver pieces including centerpieces by Sheffield and Mexican artist Juvento Lopez Reyes. Fine art including a beautiful after Auguste Rodin sculpture ?The Thinker? from the Nelson Rockefeller Collection. Also original Leroy Neiman oil paintings on computer panels. Rugs and carpets including an Asian full body tiger skin rug (for sale to Michigan Residents Only). Other hand woven wool carpets including Qum Hereke, Azerbajan, Tabriaz and Iranian. Furniture items including mid-century modern and contemporary pieces after Ludwig Mies van der Rohe, Alivar to name a few. Also a Clarendon upright player piano and a Rock-Ola Model Cd-8, ?Bubbler? juke box, which plays compact discs. Memorabilia items including a President Teddy Roosevelt signed letter & movie star and Corvette art work. Fine crystal items including Lalique, D?Orsay, St. Louis and Swarovski. Jewelry items including a 16ct natural gemstone necklace set with garnet, citrine, topaz, amethyst, peridot, and briolette also a 1.30ct single cut diamond and 18kt gold, men's bracelet. Vintage firearms including a U.S. Springfield model 1855 rifled musket with a 40" barrel and a .58 cal. bore; an Enfield pattern 1853 percussion rifled musket, .577 caliber, the lock plate stamped '1862 Tower'; a Colt single action army .45 cal revolver, c1884; two modern pistols inclucing a Walther ?PP?, 7.62 mm semi-automatic pistol, c1940 with holster and a Sauer Model 38H, .32 cal acp semi-automatic pistol with matching holster, and a dress dagger. Lighting features including railroad lanterns, c19th c; a Luminaire five tier twelve-light brass and crystal chandelier; a leaded glass hanging lamp, and a bronze standing floor lamp. A fine assortment of wall mirrors from traditional to contemporary. Finally a collection of antique brass items including horse brasses, candlesticks & chargers.