Weekly Auctions of Exceptional Items
Detroit, MI, United States
DoneFri, Jan 15, 2016 11:30 PM GMT
Decorative Arts, Fine Furniture & Antiques
Friday features fine American Southwest pottery pieces by Hilario Quezada, Lucy M. Lewis and Mata Ortiz. Firearms including a C. Sharp?s New Model 1863 Conversion c1869 .50 caliber carbine. An 18th century European .65 cal. flintlock pistol. An 18th century Ottoman Sisana flintlock rifle having a full walnut stock with silver and ivory inlays. A Winchester Model 42-410 pump shotgun and finally a Winchester Model 94 lever action .30-30, c1949. Fine Jewelry including an 18 ct. white gold, 1.98 natural pink sapphire and 0.70 diamond ring. A pair of 14kt white gold dangle earrings, with 2.16 cts in natural rubies and 0.66 cts in diamonds. Finally a fine pair of Cartier 18 kt white and yellow gold hoop earrings. Furniture items including a Queen Ann style oval dining room table and six chairs and three leaves. A Hepplewhite style mahogany and fruitwood inlay sideboard. An American empire mahogany settee with the original horsehair upholstery, reeded back rail with leaf terminals, cornucopia motif on arms, resting on winged paw feet. Also an antique Koken Barber Chair with restored velvet upholstery and includes head rest and porcelain armrests, frame and base. Fine Persian and oriental rugs and runners including an Aubusson oriental rug with a beige ground with large a central floral medallion and floral bunting designs in the field. Fine Chinese porcelain including planters, covered jars and pots. Assorted Sterling silver pieces by Gorham, Fisher and International silver companies to name a few. Finally a 1957 Detroit Tigers autographed baseball signed by Al Kaline, Frank Lary, Paul Foytack, Harvey Kuenn and Charlie Maxwell to name a few.