Weekly Auctions of Exceptional Items
Detroit, MI, United States
DoneFri, Mar 12, 2010 10:30 PM GMT
DuMouchelles March 12th Auction
Friday night auction showcases a plethora of antiques and collectibles. Marchs sale offers a fabulous selection of firearms including a 19th century Persian/Caucasian Miquelet Rifle, a E. Robinson (New York) Percussion Cap Rifle, c. 1864, Model 1861 & Bayonet and two Belgian Sea Service Flintlock Holster Pistols, c. 1810-1840, to name a few; also of particular interest is a French Dragoon Steel & Brass Helmet, c. 1830. Three African Trophy Mounts are being offered including an Gemsbok Antelope, an Impala and a Cape Buffalo. Two unique items to be noted are from the Estate of Detroit Red Wing Goalie Roger Crozier: the original Conn Smythe Plaque awarded to Roger Crozier, from the Detroit Red Wings 1965-1966 season and a Tiffany & Co. Sterling Silver Detroit Red Wings NHL Champions 1964-1965 Cigar Box. Collectibles include an A.C. Gilbert Co. Erector Set, c. 1920's, as well as 20 lots of Royal Doulton Figures and Character Jugs; antique and modern decoratives include Steuben Glass, Wedgwood Jasperware, Roseville Pottery and an exceptional 19th century Framed Needlepoint image of St. Joseph & the Christ Child along with an American Needlework Sampler, dated 1812. Also featured is over 100 lots of Modern & Antique furniture which includes pieces by Baker, a Rococo Revival Walnut & Rosewood Turtle Top Table, an American Empire Mahogany & Gilt Mirror, c. 1820-1840, American Walnut Commodes from the Late 19th Century and Antique American Pine pieces which includes a Pie Safe and a Hutch.