Weekly Auctions of Exceptional Items
Detroit, MI, United States
DoneFri, Jun 12, 2009 9:30 PM GMT
DuMouchelles June 12th Auction
The Friday evening sale features a variety of unique collections such as Presidential and historical autographs including a letter written and signed by Abraham Lincoln in 1850, and other documents signed by James Madison, Robert E. Lee, James Monroe, John Marshall, and William Howard Taft, along with Hollywood celebrities, and baseball and hockey great over 50 lots. Also, early 20th century tin toys, Lionel trains, bisque dolls by Simon & Halbig, Jumeau and Armand Marseille; vintage costume jewelry by Weiss, Givenchy, Trifari, and Bakelite; Native American Indian artifacts; photographs by Monte Nagler; African terracotta vessels, wood masks, plus pre-Columbian and Grecian pottery; Herschede grandfather clock and a German clock garniture with works by Franz Hermle; a variety of fine jewelry and oriental carpets.