DoneSat, Mar 01, 2014 12:00 PM EST
Palmetto, FL, USA
Day 1 Winter Antique and Asian Art Sale
Manatee Galleries presents its Annual Two Day Winter Antiques and Asian Arts Auction, showcasing pieces from many fine collections. This 700+ lot auction includes an enormous ivory ship measuring 4 feet high with base, a superb collection of rank badges and textiles, over 150 pieces of ivory and jade and a rhinoceros horn libation cup. In addition, porcelain collectors will be thrilled to have the opportunity to bid on a pair of Ch’ien-lung vases that are possibly from an Imperial kiln., an exquisite Famille Rose ‘Butterflies’ vase , a pair of Kangxi ‘Boys’ sleeve vases, along with a collection of fine Chinese Export pieces. Certainly worth mentioning is a wonderful Remington Cane Gun in excellent condition.