Weekly Auctions of Exceptional Items
Chester, NY, United States
DoneSun, Jan 9, 2011 4:00 PM GMT
FINE ART, ANTIQUES, JEWELRY & WATCHES
The sale is to include a fine collection of vintage and antique jewelry. Lots of major interest to collectors will be several 19th century micro-mosaic brooches which include a view of St. Peter’s Rome, floral and a very elaborate Etruscan Revival brooch with a beetle; Renaissance Revival silver, enamel and gem set necklace, circa 1880; Victorian 18K gem set and enameled brooch/pin; 18K gold dragon ring set with diamonds and lapis; 18K gold Etruscan style ring; antique silver rose-cut diamond bow pendant pin with 33.3 carat aquamarine, circa 1880; Renaissance Revival silver enameled cross; a very rare miniature portrait painting of “Bahaullah”, founder of the Ba’Hai faith in Persia, signed and dated 1914; Egyptian Revival 800 silver plique au jour brooch/pendant set with malachite and paste stones and not to be missed a late 19th century tiara set with white, chocolate and yellow diamonds with seed pearls! For the watch enthusiast we will be selling several lots of vintage watches and pocket watches including; Tudor Stainless Prince Oyster Date wristwatch; Tudor “Submariner”; Vintage Zenith stainless El Primero 31 jewel chronograph; Le Coultre Stainless Memovox HPG wristwatch; Longines 14K white gold Admiral 1200 wristwatch with diamond chapters; Gruen 18K white gold 17-jewel precision wristwatch; Rolex Oyster Perpetual Date Just wristwatch and many others. As with all of our sales notable artwork will be offered including a portrait by David Burliuk; Louis Tauzin, oil on canvas lakeside with figures; F. Firado, oil on panel, interior with figure; attributed to Samuel Henry Alken, oil on canvas, hunt scene; Peter Max, acrylic and silkscreen on canvas, “Liberty Head”, also a rare complete set of 6 mixed medium lithography’s commemorating the Spirit of America.