Clara Franks Early New England & Victorian 2003-07-16 Auction - 352 Price Results - Dallas Auction Gallery in TX
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222C: Art Deco diamond & platinum bracelet197: Half-model of "S.S. Bosnia" in mahogany182: Semi-antique Baktiari Oriental rug
Dallas, TX, United States
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Clara Franks Early New England & Victorian

This auction features the personal collection of Mrs. Clara Franks of Marshall, Texas. Mrs. Franks began collecting in the late 1940's and was an avid collector of American Victorian and early New England furniture and accessories. Highlights include (4) New England bracket foot high chests, tall Victorian walnut slant front secretary bookcase, (2) early New England bow back Windsor arm chairs, (2) exceptional American Victorian carved sofas,superb Victorian marble top parlor tables, (10) early New England Windsor side chairs- 3 signed, high back Victorian carved walnut bed, (4) tilt top tables, large American Victorian fretwork carved halltree,(2) nice early New England dry sinks, collection of clocks consisting of a large mahogany cased moon dial grandfather clock, a Fashion #7 double dial walnut calendar clock, an Ithaca 30 day double dial #4 wall clock, (48) Royal Doulton Toby mugs & Dickens characters including rare mugs "The Clown" & "Mephistopheles",!
large collection of American Victorian oil lamps, (6) pairs of ornate Victorian lusters, (7) collectible walking sticks,assortment of estate jewelry including a platinum & diamond bracelet and a large diamond brooch, Victorian pickle castors in silver frames, good antique oil paintings, collection of carnival glass, large ornate silver centerpiece bowls (900 silver)and much, much more.
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Staffordshire figural: Staffordshire figural of a hunter holding a basket of two pheasents above his standing gun and a second pheasent lies at his feet. 14"h x 7"w x 4"d Circa 19th Century 5" long crack extending up the
0003: Staffordshire figuralEst. $250-$500Lot Passed
Pair of bronze candlesticks: with spiral turned columns on floral decorated block shaped plinths and stepped bases. 15" tall, good condition.
0008: Pair of bronze candlesticksEst. $500-$600Lot Passed
Rosewood lap desk inlaid with mother of: Rosewood lap desk inlaid with mother of pearl motifs opens to slanted writing surface of embossed green velvet with fitted compartments containing silver-topped bottles and covered storage
0013: Rosewood lap desk inlaid with mother ofEst. $300-$500
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(2) Antique Imari bowls: (2) Antique Imari bowls with colorfull detailing. Scene of a home and a river. 8 1/4" D and 11" D, Circa 19th c. Good. Estimate: (350-550) Dimensions: 8 1/4" D and 11" D, Circa: 19th c.
0017: (2) Antique Imari bowlsEst. $350-$550Lot Passed