Detroit, MI, United States
Decorative Arts, Fine Furniture & Antiques
The Saturday auction shines with iridescent art glass, gleaming silver, and sparkling jewelry just in time for the holidays. The sale opens with Favrile glass lamps by Tiffany, including a tall table lamp base in the Tel El Amarna Egyptian pattern, followed by Steuben and Durand vases; Continental and Persian silver; sterling flatware sets by Reed & Barton, International, Gorham and Tuttle; and, Property of a Northern Michigan lady, sterling by Buccellati, Tiffany & Co., S. Kirk & Son, Cellini, and more. Other lots of note, George III silver and a pewter tobacco press by Richard Pitt; Russian samovar; Royal Crown Derby ?Red Aves? dinner set and Louis Philippe luncheon set; Pierrefonds and Pewabic pottery; R. Lalique ?Laurier? and ?Perles?, alongside covetable contemporary pieces such as the ?Nemours? bowl, ?Trophee? sculpture, and perfume bottles. Fine and estate jewelry offerings include a Georg Jensen 18kt gold brooch designed by Nanna Ditzel; natural sapphire, ruby & diamond rings and earrings; a diamond elephant bangle; Omega lady?s wristwatch and a Heuer Skipper gentleman?s watch?over 150 lots to peruse. Additionally, mink and fox jackets and full-length coats for ladies and men; Chanel, Gucci, Fendi, and Louis Vuitton bags from private individuals; and Judith Leiber minaudiere and accessories from an Oakland County collector of fine bags.
Lot Number: Lowest