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DoneFri, May 17, 2019 5:00 PM GMT
Detroit, MI, USA

Asian Art, Furniture & Books & Ephemera

PLEASE NOTE FRIDAY AUCTION NEW START TIME: 1:OO PM EDT Friday, May 17th at 1:00pm EDT Friday features a fine book collection from a Grosse Pointe estate which includes a complete 38 volume set of ?The Collected Works Of Sir Winston Churchill?, a 32 volume set of ?The Papers Of Ulysses S. Grant? and ?Crusade In Europe? by Dwight D. Eisenhower to name a few. Fine furniture including a Limbert?s Furniture Company, arts and crafts dining room set. A carved oak hall mirror, C. 1906; a Japanese, hand painted silk on paper, twelve panel screen, 69? H. x 288? L., fully extended. A fine assortment of mid-century modern furniture including Milo Baughman arm chairs, Alvar Aalto arm chairs, Charles Eames for Herman Miller, shell arm chairs. Hand woven wool rugs and runners including Persian Kashans, a Kashmar, a hand woven silk rug, 4? 2? x 6? 6? and a Persian Karajeh runner, 3? 2? x 14? 4?. Sterling silver pieces including a Reed and Barton ?Francis I? dinner service, 103 pcs. and a Towle ?Old Master? dinner service, 75 pcs. and an 8-piece set of Gorham sterling silver salt and pepper shakers. Firearms including a German Bongarde, Dusseldorf, 18th century, flintlock fowler, an Ohio, percussion cap, .45 cal table gun, C. 1850 also a Marlin model 1881, .22 caliber, lever action carbine, C. 1885. A modern ?High Standard? Model Ten, 12 gauge magnum semi-auto shotgun. Decorative items including fine French bronze and marble urns including a pair of Magnum size bronze and marble urns, 27? H. also a Sevres bronze and porcelain garniture set. Jewelry items including a 14kt white gold, natural sapphire and diamond bracelet, with 3.58 total cts in sapphires and 4.00 total cts in diamonds; a pair of 14kt white gold and diamond cluster earrings with a 0.52 cts of center diamonds and 0.77 cts in side diamonds and a 14kt yellow gold, marquis and baguette cut diamond ring, 1.00 total ct wt.