Weekly Auctions of Exceptional Items
Chester Heights, PA, United States
DoneWed, Nov 30, 2011 8:00 PM GMT
Sterling Silver & Majolica Pottery Auction
Wilson?s Auctioneers & Appraisers is proud to announce an exclusive auction of Sterling Silver and Majolica Pottery from the private collection of the late Dr. Seymour M. Shay of Wynnewood, PA. This is the largest collection of Silver ever offered in Wilson?s one hundred year history. With over 300 pounds of Sterling Silver, there is a representation of most every American maker as well as English Silver, American Coin Silver, Hand Wrought, Israeli, Russian and Mexican Silver. Makers include Tiffany & Co., Gorham, S. Kirk & Son Co., Black, Starr & Frost, Sanborns, Mexico and so many more. From the glistening gray of silver to the colorful glow of Majolica, Wilson?s will also be selling the largest collection of Majolica Pottery that it has encountered. There are over 400 pieces of this pottery with its? deep and brilliant translucent color and its variety of whimsical forms. The collection features noted English MAJOLICA makers, such as Minton, George Jones, Wedgwood, Joseph Holdcroft, T.C. Brown, Westhead, Moore & Co. and many others. This eclectic auction will begin at 3pm with the Majolica Collection. The Sterling Silver Collection will be sold at 6pm. The complete Majolica catalogue is available for download at our website www.wilsonsauction.net now. The Sterling Silver catalogue will be available soon. Catalogues will also be available for purchase at the auction. Please be advised that all items will be sold with the buyer's own opinion of conditions. For questions regarding conditions, please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org and include the lot #'s of interest.