Clara Franks Early New England & Victorian 2003-07-16 Auction - 352 Price Results - Dallas Auction Gallery in TX - Page 7
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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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Semi-antique Sarouk Oriental rug: Semi-antique Sarouk Oriental rug measuring 11'5"L x 9'2"W. Circa Early 1900's. Good edges and wool pile. Estimate: (2000-4000) Circa: Early 1900's.
0131: Semi-antique Sarouk Oriental rugEst. $2,000-$4,000Lot Passed
French walking stick with carved ivory: French walking stick with carved ivory goat on handle, joined to light wood stick with engraved brass fitting. Ivory tip. 34" long overall; handle 2 1/4" x 3", Circa 1880. Excellent; no problems.
0138: French walking stick with carved ivoryEst. $450-$550
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Brilliant cut glass vase with scalloped: Brilliant cut glass vase with scalloped edges and horizontal stepping on the neck of the vase followed by a mix of prism cut and hobstar motif. 4 3/4"W at neck, 8 1/2" at base x 7 1/2" Circa
0139: Brilliant cut glass vase with scallopedEst. $500-$700
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Octagonal Victorian sewing table: Octagonal Victorian sewing table with parquetry gameboard of various light & dark woods, resting on mahogany pedestal storage base above an acanthus-carved tripod with snake feet. 30" H; 17"
0140: Octagonal Victorian sewing tableEst. $800-$1,200Lot Passed
Tilt-top tea table, on tripod base: Tilt-top tea table, on tripod base with fluted vase pedestal, having carved cabriole legs which terminate into pad feet. Table top has beveled edge and penetrating split crack from age. Refinished.
0144: Tilt-top tea table, on tripod baseEst. $1,500-$2,000Lot Passed
19th C American spinning wheel or Jenny: 19th C American spinning wheel or Jenny or "Jenny." 26.5"x14.5"x15", Circa early to mid 18oo's All pieces necessary for spinning are in tact. Estimate: (250-400) Dimensions: 26.5"x14.5"x15", Circa:
0145B: 19th C American spinning wheel or JennyEst. $250-$400
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Historic 1900's English armchair: Historic 1900's English armchair relating to the visit of King Edward VII. The plaque on the chair reads,"Used in the Royal Reception Rooms on the Occasion of the visit of the King and Queen to
0146: Historic 1900's English armchairEst. $800-$1,500Lot Passed