Weekly Auctions of Exceptional Items
Detroit, MI, United States
DoneFri, Feb 12, 2010 10:30 PM GMT
DuMouchelles February 12th Auction
Friday evenings sale consists of a variety of exquisite items including Unique Antique Asian Furniture, a Montreal Pine Armoire, c. 1830, and extensive collections of Fine Art including works by such artists as Peter Max (American, b. 1937) and Bruce Turner (American, b. 1941). Notable decorative objects consist of John Glick Pottery, a Birks Sterling Silver Six Piece Tea Set and 96 pieces of Pirouette pattern Sterling Silver flatware by Alvin; Contemporary and Antique Chinese Decoratives are of particular interest and are highlighted by a Porcelain Ying Ching Bowl from the Sung Dynasty (c. 960 1085 AD) as well as 10 lots of Fine Ivory Carvings. Other features of Februarys sale include over 60 lots of Fine Jewelry of which a 2004 Detroit Pistons World Championship White Gold & Diamond Gentlemans Ring is the highlight and, finally, the most intriguing feature consists of African Trophy Mounts and various other Animal hides, pelts, skins and Taxidermy, over 70 lots, From the Collection of Alfred S. Warren, Grosse Pointe, MI.