Turner to auction seized Rolex, wine, currency & art Oct. 18

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Peter Max painted football helmet. Estimate $800-$1,200. Turner Auctions + Appraisals image

SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. – Turner Auctions + Appraisals will present a seized property auction on Sunday, Oct. 18. Featuring property from Southern California, the sale includes gold and silver coins, noted wines, artworks, signed sports jerseys, jewelry, books, armed service medals and decorative items. In addition, the auction offers coins from a Northern California estate. Bid absentee or live online through LiveAuctioneers.

The wide range of currency includes a 2017-W $50 burnished gold eagle, Morgan and Peace silver dollars, Australian Victory in the Pacific $15 gold coins, American Eagle gold coins, Lion dollars, a 1999 misprinted one-dollar bill and limited-edition proof sets. Among the wines are bottles and/or cases of 2012 Silver Oak Napa Cabernet Sauvignon, 2009 Château Léoville Barton Bordeaux, 2006 Dom Pérignon Champagne, 2005 Château Rauzan-Ségla Bordeaux Blend, 2015 Château Larcis-Ducasse Bordeaux Blend, and 2010 Château de Beaucastel Châteauneuf-du-Pape Rouge.

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2017-W $50 burnished gold eagle 627524. PCGS SP70. Estimate $2,000-$2,500. Turner Auctions + Appraisals image

There are a variety of artworks – paintings, photographs, lithographs, sculpture and tribal arts; artists include Jill McVarish (below), Jackie (Jacquline) Hurlbert and Lou Stoumen (signed).

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Jill McVarish (20th/21st century), oil on canvas, 35in high x 52in wide. Estimate $700-$900. Turner Auctions + Appraisals image

Jewelry offerings feature women’s rings with diamonds, men’s wedding rings and watches from Rolex, Girard-Perregaux and others. Among the sports memorabilia are sports jerseys for hockey players (Pearson, Budaj, Nieuwendyk, Carter, Toffoli), a lot signed by former NFL commissioner Paul Tagliabue, and a football helmet painted by Peter Max. A lot of five books includes a first edition of In Cold Blood, and an early edition of Uncle Tom’s Cabin.

Here are some highlights of the upcoming sale (see details in the online catalog):

– 2017-W $50 burnished gold eagle 627524. PCGS SP70. Estimate $2,000-$2,500.

– Rolex Oyster Perpetual Datejust stainless wristwatch having a silver dial, date at 3 o’clock, jubilee bracelet, oyster clasp, stick hour markers, stainless fluted bezel and 36mm case. The watch is currently running, not has not been assessed for accuracy. Estimate $1,500-$2,500.

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Rolex Oyster Perpetual Datejust stainless wristwatch. Estimate $1,500-$2,500. Turner Auctions + Appraisals image

– Five Books. Fahrenheit 451, Ray Bradbury. Joseph Mugnaini, illustrator. Signed/Limited. Limited Editions Club, 1982. Edition limited to 2,000 copies; this is number 1923. Signed by author and illustrator. Illustrated, with folding color plates. Bound in aluminum housed in a custom matching card slipcase. With LEC newsletter laid in. Light rubbing and scratching to extremities. Slipcase gently rubbed and soiled. Very good. To Kill a Mockingbird, Harper Lee. Ninth Impression, 1960. In Cold Blood, first printing, 1965. First edition of Capote’s landmark true-crime novel. Signed by the author and previous owner, actor Robert Blake. The Worm and the Ring, Anthony Burgess, first edition. Uncle Tom’s Cabin, Harriet Beecher Stowe; illustrations on wood by George Cruikshank, London 1852. Estimate $1,500-$2,500.

– Jill McVarish (20th/21st century), oil on canvas, 35 by 52 inches. inches. Estimate $700-$900.

– Peter Max painted football helmet. Estimate $800-$1,200.

– Round brilliant-cut diamond and 10K gold ring, 1.95 carats, J/K color and I2-I3 clarity; size: 5¾. Estimate $1,000-$1,500.

– Twelve bottles of 2015 Château Larcis-Ducasse Bordeaux Blend wine. Estimate $400-$700.

– Signed sports Jersey, Tanner Pearson, Los Angeles Kings hockey player. Estimate $300-$500.

– Federal Reserve 1925-F $1 1999 Federal Reserve Note. PMG Gem. Uncirculated 66 EPQ. Type II inverted overprint error that displays a slice of the previous note from the sheet along the top edge. Type II inverts came into being with the 1981 Series as the Bureau of Engraving and Printing began to trim the selvage paper from the top of the sheet prior to the third printing. Earlier this trimming step was done after all printings were finished. Estimate $300-$500.

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Federal Reserve 1925-F $1 1999 Federal Reserve Note. PMG Gem. Uncirculated 66 EPQ. Estimate $300-$500. Turner Auctions + Appraisals image

For more information, contact Stephen Turner, president of Turner Auctions + Appraisals, at 415-964-5250 or sturner@turnerauctionsonline.com.

 

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