Whitley’s Auctioneers to sell vintage luxury gift items Dec. 9

Guyue Xuan 18th-century Chinese enameled glass snuff bottle, 2 ½ inches high. Whitley’s Auctioneers image

DANIA BEACH, Fla. – On Sunday, Dec. 9, Whitley’s Auctioneers will present a specialized auction of luxury holiday gift items. Absentee and Internet live bidding is available through LiveAuctioneers.

Highlights include a private collection of over 200 Asian antiques, mainly collectible netsukes from Japan and China and snuff bottles made of semiprecious materials, and a large private collection of unique open salts by Doulton-Lambeth Studios in England. Also of note are works of Fine Art works by several established international artists.

Other collectible gift items include famous brands such as Faberge, Tiffany & Co., Lalique, Murano, Jaeger LeCoultre, Baccarat, Waterford, Royal Copenhagen, Lladro, Herend, Rosenthal, Anna Weatherley, Crown Derby, Kosta Boda, Jay Strongwater, Orrefors, Cybis, Capodimonte, Carl Christiansen, KPM, Hutschenreuther, Rosenthal Meissen, Kaiser and Royal Doulton.

Antique 22-inch-tall American sterling silver candelabra. Whitley’s Auctioneers image

A popular and unique featured items from a private estate is Lot 482, a 20th-century fossilized sperm whale scrimshawed by the artist Robert Monfils.

For information on specific items, contact Whitley’s Auctioneers by email: info@whitleysauctioneers.com.