Weekly Auctions of Exceptional Items
Detroit, MI, United States
DoneFri, Jan 15, 2010 10:30 PM GMT
DuMouchelles January 15th Auction
Friday nights sale commences with a Handel Reverse Painted Table Lamp from the early 20th century and continues on with a fabulous Historical Land-Grant Document signed by President Thomas Jefferson, Secretary of State James Madison and Secretary of War Henry Dearborn, January 8, 1808. From the Ex. Collection of James Keene are a bevy of American Indian Artifact such as Pacific Northwest Carvings, Tribal Masks and Totem Poles, Fine Art depicting American Indians and Western iconography by such artists as H.H. Cross (American, 1837-1918) and J.G. Stephenson (American, 20th Century), a Connecticut Wishbone tilt Top Table, C. 1700. Other items of particular interest include a desirable Lionel Train Collection, including over 100 pieces that span from 1940 to 1995, Ten English Royal Mail Coach Iron Door Stops, c. 1900, two $1000 Federal Reserve Notes (Green Seal), over 40 lots of fine jewelry including a pair of 18 kt Gold Cufflinks with an Equestrian motif, a German Carved Onyx & Pave Diamond Ring, Tiffany & Co. 9mm Japanese Pearl Stud Earrings and a Tiffany & Peretti 18 kt Yellow Gold Pendant & Necklace along with a fabulous 15ct. Citrine Briolette Earrings and Pendant set with .50 cts of Diamonds and an unusual collection of Four Victorian Woven Hair Wreaths.