Weekly Auctions of Exceptional Items
Detroit, MI, United States
DoneFri, Jun 11, 2010 10:30 PM GMT
DuMouchelles June 11th Auction
Friday night auction consists of a variety of goods including nine lots of exquisite pens, featuring a Mont Blanc Limited Edition 4810 Lorenzo de Medici Sterling Silver Fountain pen and a hand painted Namiki Yukari Nightline fountain pen; over 100 lots of superb jewelry are also being offered throughout the sale, with such elegant and impressive pieces as a 5 carat Fire Opal Lavaliere with an Enhancement Diamond, a 14 kt Yellow Gold & Lapis Lazuli Turtle form Necklace, a 14 kt Braided Yellow Gold Bracelet, with a weight of 42 grams, and three lots of jewelry by Georg Jensen. There is also a bevy of fine crystal & glass by Waterford, Steuben, Lalique, & Fostoria as well as quality bronzes by French artists Duchoiselle, 19th century, and Max Blondat, 1879-1926. Also not to be missed on Friday evenings auction are numerous trophy mounts, hides and skulls, over 30 lots, including an African Lion and Lioness, an African Cape Eland and African Roosevelt Sables; there are also 50 lots of weaponry, accessories and military paraphernalia including two Prussian World War I Military Issued Helmets and five U.S. & Canadian World War I and World War II Military Bayonets. In addition to the arms and military gear are 15 lots Lead and Composition toy soldiers as well as a unique World War I German Made Trench-Warfare Diorama.