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November 20th
12PM (NOON) EST

Holiday Trove: Day 1 – Fine Jewelry & Watches– Live Auction

 

This year’s holiday auction will be held in two sessions over two days on November 20th and 21st, 2021. All lots, as always, are fresh to the market offerings from local estates in the Capital District region of Upstate NY.

The first session on November 20th will feature fine jewelry, Native American accessories, and watches.

The jewelry has antique, contemporary, and vintage featuring a good group of larger GIA diamonds, featuring a 4.25 carat cushion cut solitaire ring, and 4 other diamond solitaire rings ranging from 2.76 to 3.36 carats. Colored gems include a 27ct oval green beryl in a diamond studded filigree brooch, an exceptional Colombian emerald earrings and necklace, fine sapphire and ruby set jewelry, and nice color 12.8 carat natural blue zircon ring in rose gold.

Accessories from the family of Charles R. Wood include Judith Leiber, Gucci, Louis Vuitton a good group of fur coats. Day 2 includes more interesting material from the Wood family.

We have a group of Native American sterling silver turquoise jewelry, early concha belts, rugs including Navajo Nellie Benally, and pottery with a large Acoma Olla by I. Chino.

A nice assortment of antique pocket watches include several 18k ladies pendant watches (incl Tiffany), a beautiful 18k gold and enamel Cupid decorated 1871 watch, a large 14k Howard, a Hamilton Railway Special, an 1889 14k presentation Barnum & Bailey Circus watch and a Patek Philippe extra grade pocket watch with the original first class certificate from the Swiss Geneva Observatory.

The uncommon & desirable wristwatches include Tag Heuer, a Longines Lindberg, Ulysse Nardin, a Movado triple date chronograph, Tiffany double dial, an early Omega Speedmaster ST 105 Moon model and Rolex watches including two Men?s vintage Submariner diving watches. Ladies wristwatches include a Patek Philippe 18k Nautilus, an 18k and stainless Datejust and a Piaget 18k & diamond.

To review all lots included, please follow one of the following links: Live Auctioneers or Invaluable

November 21st
12PM (NOON) EST

Holiday Trove: Day 2 – Fine Art, Silver & Decor– Live Auction 

This year’s holiday auction will be held in two sessions over two days on November 20th and 21st, 2021. All lots, as always, are fresh to the market offerings from local estates in the Capital District region of Upstate NY.

The second session has interesting and unique assortment of Fine Art, an excellent group of Antique Sterling Silver, Decorative Objects and Furnishings, and choice Rare Collectibles

“Crest of the Wave” an iconic bronze by Harriet Frishmuth. Paintings and prints include a striking Adirondack Hudson River Scool Painting and 2 Merian Naturalist Engravings of Butterflies. Furnishings from Mrs. Charles R. Wood include a Chagall Litho “Couple at Dusk”, a Picasso Charger, a Raimundi Bronze & an unusual group of small abstract bronzes.

Silver features an extensive George Jensen Acorn flatware set, A group of 18c English tankards, A Reading Railroad Presentation Sterling Lg Tray, a 1922 Saratoga Springs Silver horse head Stakes Race Trophy, and a group of 18c American coin silver holloware & tableware – part of a collection from the family of Livingston W. Houston, the 11th president of RPI and descendant of Texan Sam Houston.

Decorative objects include a Steuben Crystal Partridge in a Pear Tree, a Waterford Master Cutter Lg Compote, American Glass Table Lamp, a Franco Lazgini large grapevine punch bowl, a Lecoultre Atmos Clock, a French Bronze Figural Clock by Moreau, Royal Bonn Cupid Mantel Clock, an Arts Crafts Marquetry Leaded Glass Dental Cabinet, an Antique Chinese Dragon Ebonized Desk & Chair, and a rare Signed Galusha Side Chair.

Rare collectibles feature a Verne Powell Silver Flute, Gibson Mandolin, American 18c NY Deed, 39 and 42 star American flags, 2 cased 19thC Grand Tour Cameo Sets, 2 1812 era American Swords, 2 Japanese Swords, Arto Monaco Charley Wood Estate Originals, a South Seas Giant Clam Shell, a Silver Yale Architecture School Sculpture, and a Woodstock program and tickets with COA.

To review all lots included, please follow one of the following links: Live Auctioneers or Invaluable