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August Gallery Auction Saturday, August 20th

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Lot# 27

Sterling Silver Serving Articles Including Jensen

Various 19th century and later serving pieces, including Georg Jensen small serving fork.
Approximate weight: 886 grams..
Condition: Minor wear throughout.

Estimate: $400 - $600

Lot# 34

19th Century KPM Porcelain Blue Ground Bowl

Berlin, Germany.
Circa 1830.
Tapering, straight sided cylindrical body tapering to round foot enamelled with classical style figures in gilt banded reserves on opposing sides, parcel gilt trim.
Underglaze blue scepter mark to the underside.
Approximate dimensions: 3 1/2 high x 7 1/4 inches diameter..
Condition: Very light rubbing and scratches to gilt.

Estimate: $300 - $500

19th Century KPM Porcelain Blue Ground Bowl

Lot# 34

Estimate: $300 - $500

Lot# 36

Austrian Porcelain Stellmacher Bust of Sarah Bernhardt

Previously a lamp base, the brass base with hole drilled to the back.
The bust signed Stellmacher to the back.
Approximate dimensions: 21 high x 14 1/2 wide x 8 1/4 inches deep..
Condition: Flake chips around the shoulder edges. Hat with similar chips and repair. Patina to the base.

Estimate: $500 - $700

Lot# 58

Antique Continental Short Sword

Shaped wood grip, brass lion head pommel and brass shell motif cross-guard the blade engraved to the ricasso with de la manucture De La Marque au raisin sohligen and dog chasing deer.

Estimate: $1200 - $1800

Antique Continental Short Sword

Lot# 58

Estimate: $1200 - $1800

Lot# 59

Antique Arabic Gilt Inlay Short Sword

Brass pommel, wood grip with brass wire wrap, shell motif cross guard, the ricasso with Arabic gilt inlay, slight curve to blade.

Estimate: $1000 - $1500

Antique Arabic Gilt Inlay Short Sword

Lot# 59

Estimate: $1000 - $1500

Lot# 60

Three Ceremonial US Military Swords

Comprising ceremonial PETTIBONE BROS MFG CO US Navy sword with white shagreen grip and engraved blade ceremonial PASQUALE SONS SAN FRANCISCO US military sword with shagreen grip, engraved blade, sheath ceremonial US military sabre with sheath, six pointed star with PROVED to the ricasso.

Estimate: $1200 - $1800

Three Ceremonial US Military Swords

Lot# 60

Estimate: $1200 - $1800

Lot# 62

Five Books on Historical Medals and Tokens

A Guide to the Exhibition of Historical Medals in the British Museum, 1924 English Trade Tokens, Peter Mathias, 1962 Victorian Souvenier Medals, Daniel Fearon, 1986 Spinks Catalogue of British Commemorative Medals 1558 to the Present Day, Daniel Fearon, 1984 Swiss Shooting Medals, Jean L Martin, 1972.
Condition: Some minor wear throughout, mainly to covers.

Estimate: $300 - $400

Five Books on Historical Medals and Tokens

Lot# 62

Estimate: $300 - $400

Lot# 64

Childs Cello with Bow

No case included.
Label to interior reads Josef Jan Dvorak Hand Crafted by Strunal Luby u Chebu, Czaech Republic.
Approximate dimensions: Cello 48 1/2 high x 15 wide x 8 inches deep, bow 25 1/2 inches long..
Condition: Several light marks to body. Some finish loss to neck.

Estimate: $600 - $800

Childs Cello with Bow

Lot# 64

Estimate: $600 - $800

Lot# 66

Two Modern Patinated Bronze Singerie Table Lamps

Comprising monkey with umbrella riding an elephant, and monkey kneeling next to an urn with candle style stem, both with shades.
Approximate dimensions: Elephant 29 3/4 inches high, monkey with urn 28 1/4 inches high..
Condition: Some patina. Light wear overall.

Estimate: $500 - $700

Lot# 69

Haig Patigian Plaster and Mica Sconce

Haig Patigian (American/Armenian, 18761950) Figural gilt painted plaster body, pointed arch metal framed mica shades.
Approximate dimensions: 14 1/2 high x 9 wide x 7 inches deep..
Provenance: Private Collection of Lois M. Wright, Author of A Catalogue of the Life Works of Haig Patigian, San Francisco Sculptor, 1876-1950), 1967, Loan to Oakland Museum of California (Oakland, CA), By Descent to Current Owners.
Condition: Some loss to gilt and small chips to body. The shades with some bends and flaking to mica.

Estimate: $300 - $500

Haig Patigian Plaster and Mica Sconce

Lot# 69

Estimate: $300 - $500

Lot# 72

West African Bronze Female Bust

On later black wood base female with headdress, holes around the mouth.
Approximate dimensions including base: 28 3/4 high x 8 wide x 8 inches deep..
Condition: Significant patina. Light wear to base.

Estimate: $1000 - $1500

West African Bronze Female Bust

Lot# 72

Estimate: $1000 - $1500

Lot# 73

Balinese Carved Wood and Painted Maternity Sculpture

Depicts a female figure with seven male babies.
Approximate dimensions: 41 high x 15 wide x 12 1/2 inches deep..
Condition: Surface wear throughout. Cracks throughout, wear to paint.

Estimate: $1000 - $1500

Lot# 74

French Demi Hectolitre Steel Wire Press

Round bucket form.
Plaque reads DEMI HECTOLITRE, brass plaque below is faded beyond legibility.
Approximate dimensions: 17 1/2 high x 17 3/4 inches diameter..
Condition: Patina and surface wear throughout. One area with several large dents.

Estimate: $300 - $500

French Demi Hectolitre Steel Wire Press

Lot# 74

Estimate: $300 - $500

Lot# 78

Decorator Tibetan Rug

Woven in brown tones, stylized floral motif.
Approximate dimensions: 9 feet 11 inches x 7 feet 11 inches..
Condition: Minor wear overall.

Estimate: $800 - $1200

Decorator Tibetan Rug

Lot# 78

Estimate: $800 - $1200

Lot# 79

Bahktiarh Pictorial Rug

Panels of various animals and foliage throughout.
Approximate dimensions: 9 feet 10 inches x 6 feet 10 inches..
Condition: Some wear and fading throughout. Fraying and loose threads to edges. Potential repair across the middle.

Estimate: $600 - $800

Bahktiarh Pictorial Rug

Lot# 79

Estimate: $600 - $800

Lot# 80

Arhaus Indian Rug

Dark gray ground, cream main border with double inner and outer guards, paisley motif throughout.
Arhaus label to corner.
Approximate dimensions: 10 feet 7 inches x 8 feet wide..
Condition: Light fraying to edge, very light wear overall.

Estimate: $800 - $1200

Arhaus Indian Rug

Lot# 80

Estimate: $800 - $1200

Lot# 81

Kilim Rug

Geometric motif woven in orange, brown, blues, reds, cream.
Approximate dimensions: 8 feet 1 inch x 5 feet 6 inches..
Condition: Some fading. Minor fraying to edges. Some bleeding of orange and red.

Estimate: $400 - $600

Kilim Rug

Lot# 81

Estimate: $400 - $600

Lot# 82

Art Deco Bessarabian Style Rug

Three medallions on red ground, dark blue main border, floral motif throughout woven in reds, orange, blues, cream.
Approximate dimensions: 7 feet 2 inches x 3 feet 9 inches..
Condition: Some fading. Loss and minor staining to fringe.

Estimate: $400 - $600

Art Deco Bessarabian Style Rug

Lot# 82

Estimate: $400 - $600

Lot# 83

Persian Carpet

Central medallion on red ground various medallions, flowers, vines, and birds throughout woven in red, blues, beige, green.
Approximate dimensions: 13 feet 8 inches x 9 feet 9 inches..
Condition: Light wear overall.

Estimate: $1000 - $1500

Persian Carpet

Lot# 83

Estimate: $1000 - $1500

Lot# 89

Persian Fereghan Sarouk Carpet

Mid 20th century.
Red field, wide border of pale blue, ochre, pink and off white scrolling foliage and bouquets.
Approximate dimensions: 25 feet 4 inches x 13 feet 7 inches..
Condition: Long slice horizontally from slice toward center, and another shorter slice. Brown staining toward edges.

Estimate: $1000 - $1500

Persian Fereghan Sarouk Carpet

Lot# 89

Estimate: $1000 - $1500

Lot# 90

Persian Kerman Carpet

Vivid red, off white center medallion. Off white, blue, green, pink foliate scroll and palmettes.
Approximate dimensions: 23 feet 5 inches x 11 feet 7 inches..
Condition: Light wear overall.

Estimate: $3000 - $5000

Persian Kerman Carpet

Lot# 90

Estimate: $3000 - $5000

Lot# 104

Louis XV Style Gilt Bronze Mounted Marquetry Table

The galleried top lifting to reveal a compartmented area with metal insert, cabriole legs with oval stretcher, checkerboard marquetry and gilt bronze mounts throughout.
Approximate dimensions: 32 1/2 high x 25 wide x 17 1/2 inches deep..
Condition: Minor wear overall. Some patina to mounts. Light surface wear. Some sticky residue to finish.

Estimate: $2000 - $3000

Lot# 130

Colonial Mahogany Tall Case Clock

With weight, lacking pendulum.
Colonial to dial.
Approximate dimensions: 69 1/2 high x 21 1/2 wide x 10 inches deep..
Condition: Working order is not guaranteed. The clock does not stay up straight on its own. Minor surface wear throughout including finish loss.

Estimate: $800 - $1200

Colonial Mahogany Tall Case Clock

Lot# 130

Estimate: $800 - $1200

Lot# 134

Italian Art Deco Inlaid Mahogany Buffet

Central two door cabinet with single door cabinets on either side, marquetry panels throughout, inlaid swags to single door cabinets, gilt metal mounts.
Approximate dimensions: 47 1/2 high x 80 wide x 23 1/4 inches deep..
Condition: Some wear to the top including scratches. Additional minor surface wear throughout includes scratches and scuffs. Patina to metal mounts. Front corner with repair to veneer.
Key available.

Estimate: $500 - $800

Italian Art Deco Inlaid Mahogany Buffet

Lot# 134

Estimate: $500 - $800

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