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Lot# 8

Pair of F. Barbedienne Style Gilt Bronze Candlesticks

Stickers to underside read CORINTHIAN STUDIOS FINE ARTS.
Approximate dimensions: 12 1/2 inches high..
Condition: Minor rubbing and surface wear to the gilt finish.

Estimate: $600 - $800

Lot# 12

Pair of Royal Worcester Porcelain Blush Jardinieres

1914.
The wide mouth with rolled rims, pinched necks with moulded decoration, wide bodies sharply tapered to gadrooned round foot, parcel gilt and floral painted decoration throughout.
The underside with green 11 dot Royal Worcester mark, Rd No 194277 / 1621 and Rd No 203559 / 1621.
Approximate dimensions: 10 1/4 high x 14 1/4 inches diameter..
Condition: Some rubbing and loss to gilt throughout. Some surface wear throughout. Hairline crack to one interior bottom. Hairline to base underside on same piece. Significant hairline crack to the interior bottom of the other piece.

Estimate: $1000 - $1500

Lot# 37

Framed Indian Painting on Cloth

Depicts a grand procession through palatial grounds, with figures on foot and riding elephants.
Approximate dimensions including frame: 15 3/4 high x 24 1/8 inches wide..
Condition: Very light wear.

Estimate: $300 - $500

Framed Indian Painting on Cloth

Lot# 37

Estimate: $300 - $500

Lot# 38

Indian Zulfiguar Tulwar Sword

Silver metal hilt, the curved blade engraved with animal motif, lacking sheath.

Estimate: $600 - $900

Indian Zulfiguar Tulwar Sword

Lot# 38

Estimate: $600 - $900

Lot# 39

Indo-Persian Koftgari Shield

Round shield, engraved decoration throughout, gilt and ebonized accents, calligraphy around the edge, four bosses around the middle, later black felt backing.

Estimate: $1200 - $1500

Indo-Persian Koftgari Shield

Lot# 39

Estimate: $1200 - $1500

Lot# 40

Koftgari Shield

The round steel shield with gilt decoration, engraving throughout, central face with gilt metal star emanating, four additional bosses around the center leather backing and handle.

Estimate: $1500 - $2500

Koftgari Shield

Lot# 40

Estimate: $1500 - $2500

Lot# 41

19th Century Austrian Cavalry Sword

Black leather brass mounted sheath, brass and wire wrapped wood hilt.

Estimate: $600 - $900

19th Century Austrian Cavalry Sword

Lot# 41

Estimate: $600 - $900

Lot# 42

Three 19th Century Swords: French, German, and American

Comprising French example with silver metal sheath, wire wrapped wood and metal hilt, the blade with faint engravings including 1893, the hilt with ... A PARIS American Ames sabre with sheath, broze hilt with wire wrapped leather grip, the blade engraved with U.S. / ... / 186... / AMES MFG CHICOPEE MASS German W.K Co sword with silver metal sheath, metal hilt, shagreen wire wrapped grip, engraved blade, blade marked with W.KCO with king head, knights head/

Estimate: $1000 - $1500

Lot# 47

Embroidery on Silk Ladies Rochester Union Grays Flag

Circa 1860s.
Professionally conserved and now under glass in frame reads UNION IS STRENGTH / ROCHESTER UNION GRAYS PRESENTED BY THE LADIES, the text with embroidered floral surround, green fringe around the edges.
Approximate dimensions including frame: 67 1/2 x 76 1/2 inches..
Condition: Some stains, discoloration. Loss and shattering to silk.

Estimate: $2000 - $3000

Lot# 48

Two Victorian Parasols with Gold Fill Handles

Comprising example with green and red silk canopy, long bamboo shaft, gold fill handle example with black silk canopy, mahogany shaft, gold fill handle.
Approximate dimensions: Red and green example 42 long x 41 inches diameter, black example 33 long x 48 inches diameter..
Condition: Red and green example with some tears and separation to silk. Black example is mostly separated from the frame, some tears and fading.
Provenance: Sale of items to benefit the Monterey History and Art Association. This non-profitassociation has been a guiding force in preservingMontereys history since the founding of the association in 1931. Guarding Montereys precious historic assets and the preservation and presentation of its historical heritage for future enjoyment has been made possible by citizens who care and give generously of their time and resources.

The Associations mission is to sharethe histories and the diverse legacies of people, stories, and places that continue to shape Monterey. It possesses extensive collections of furnishings, paintings, photographs, costumes, books, manuscripts, and other artifacts focused on Monterey and California.

Estimate: $300 - $500

Two Victorian Parasols with Gold Fill Handles

Lot# 48

Estimate: $300 - $500

Lot# 49

Two American Quilt Tops: Cherry Baskets and Star

Circa 1920 - 1940.
Cherry Baskets with printed calico to underside, Star hand-stitched with machine sewn edges.
Approximate dimensions Cherry Baskets: 70 x 91 the Star 84 x 91.
Provenance: Sale of items to benefit the Monterey History and Art Association. This non-profitassociation has been a guiding force in preservingMontereys history since the founding of the association in 1931. Guarding Montereys precious historic assets and the preservation and presentation of its historical heritage for future enjoyment has been made possible by citizens who care and give generously of their time and resources.

The Associations mission is to sharethe histories and the diverse legacies of people, stories, and places that continue to shape Monterey. It possesses extensive collections of furnishings, paintings, photographs, costumes, books, manuscripts, and other artifacts focused on Monterey and California.
Condition: Wear, notable fading to Star due to washing and use. Some stains to Star.

Estimate: $300 - $400

Lot# 89

Persian Fereghan Sarouk Carpet

Large central medallion on red ground with cream spandrels, dark blue main border with triple inner guard and double outer guard, geometric floral motif throughout woven in reds, blues, cream, beige, pink.
Approximate dimensions: 13 feet x 10 feet..
Condition: Very light wear overall. Some light discoloration to some cream areas.

Estimate: $500 - $700

Persian Fereghan Sarouk Carpet

Lot# 89

Estimate: $500 - $700

Lot# 99

Pair of Contemporary Stark Rugs

Raised gray leaf motif on brown ground, raised gray border.
Stark labels to undersides.
Approximate dimensions: 5 feet 10 inches x 6 feet 6 inches..
Condition: Faint stains to one edge. Light wear overall.

Estimate: $350 - $450

Pair of Contemporary Stark Rugs

Lot# 99

Estimate: $350 - $450

Lot# 117

19th Cenutry Continental Gothic Revival Cabinet

The top section with two-door cabinet flanked by galleried shelf spaces above single door cabinets, carvings to door panels the base with three drawers, central two-door cabinet flanked by single door cabinets on either side.
Approximate dimensions: 89 high x 78 wide x 27 inches deep..
Condition: Loss to three feet, with piece. Additional apparent spare piece for crown. Small loss to crown. Wear to base finish. Some surface wear throughout. Two additional detached pieces available.

Estimate: $1000 - $1500

19th Cenutry Continental Gothic Revival Cabinet

Lot# 117

Estimate: $1000 - $1500

Lot# 118

19th Century Mahogany Mirrored Etagere

Arched mirror crown with mannerist style bust, the mirror flanked by three shelves on either side, scrolled foliate carvings the mirrored portion rests on a shaped coffered base with white marble top.
Approximate dimensions: 96 high x 60 wide x 19 inches deep..
Condition: Breaks to two carvings, with pieces available. Repair to crown carving, and repair to side towards the bottom. Some surface wear throughout includes scuffs to finish. Small repair to marble corner. Later glass.

Estimate: $5000 - $7000

19th Century Mahogany Mirrored Etagere

Lot# 118

Estimate: $5000 - $7000

Lot# 124

18 Light Mid-Century Style Murano Glass Chandelier

The cups with gilt trim.
Approximate dimensions: 32 high x 33 inches diameter..
Condition: Working order is not guaranteed. Light wear overall.

Estimate: $400 - $600

Lot# 130

Pair of Modern Maple and Cherry Wood Pedestal Tables

The square tops on four legs bases, each with inlaid stars to the top.
Approximate dimensions: 36 1/4 high x 18 1/4 inches wide and deep..
Condition: Very light wear overall.

Estimate: $400 - $600

Lot# 134

M. Bartell Benchmade Walnut Dining Suite

Comprising round dining table with glass top on splayed base, four slat back side chairs.
M Bartell 1995 incised to chair undersides.
Approximate dimensions: Dining table 29 high x 54 inches diameter, chairs 42 3/4 high x 23 wide x 23 inches deep..
Condition: Light wear overall, some minor surface marks.

Estimate: $400 - $600

M. Bartell Benchmade Walnut Dining Suite

Lot# 134

Estimate: $400 - $600

Lot# 154

Vintage 1960s Psychedelic Rock and Roll Post Cards

Comprising The Youngbloods, Avalon Ballroom, 2/16/1968, The Paul Butterfield Blues Band, Fillmore, 1/18/1968, Charlatans, Western Front Dance Academy, 10/27/1966, Spirit, Avalon Ballroom, 8/23/1968, Mother Earth, Avalon Ballroom, 11/8/1968, Bill Haley and the Comets, Avalon Ballroom, 8/16/1968, Quicksilver Messenger Service, Avalon Ballroom, 10/27/1967, Siegel-Schwall Band, Avalon Ballroom, 2/9/1968, Big Brother and the Holding Company, FIllmore, 1/25/1968, Grateful Dead, Fillmore, 5/5/1967, one in pale green, one in pink, Jim Kweskin Jug Band, Avalon Ballroom, 12/8/1967, Blue Cheer, Avalon Ballroom, 12/31/1967.
Condition: Minor wear throughout includes minor discoloration and stains. No apparent folds, holes, or creases.

Estimate: $300 - $500

Lot# 169

Ethel Kentfield, Native American holding pipe, ink

(American 19th-20th century),
Native American holding pipe with Tipi in background, 1902,
ink on paper,
sheet: 4.5 x 6.25 inches, framed: 7.25 x 9 inches,
signed dated lower right.

Estimate: $300 - $500

Lot# 179

Arthur Beckwith, Stream Along the Trees, oil on canvas

(American 1860-1930),
Stream Along the Trees,
oil on canvas,
canvas: 8.5 x 11.5 inches, framed: 16.5 x 19.5 inches,
signed lower right.

Estimate: $500 - $700

Lot# 186

Heino Naujoks, Chickens on the field, watercolor

(German, b.1937),
Chickens on the fields, 1958,
abstract, watercolor on paper,
sheet: 10.5 x 12 inches, framed: 16.5 x 18.5 inches,
pencil signed and dated, lower right.

Estimate: $400 - $600

Lot# 229

American School, Geometric Abstraction, wood

(20th Century),
Geometric Abstraction,
three wood and paint 3-D construction,
overall (each): 60 x 45.75 x 2.25 inches,
each unsigned.

Estimate: $400 - $600

American School, Geometric Abstraction, wood

Lot# 229

Estimate: $400 - $600

Lot# 288

Opal, Diamond, Blackened Sterling Silver Ring

Featuring three oval shaped opal cabochons weighing a total of approximately 3.60 cttw., accented by round-cut diamonds weighing a total of approximately 1.05 cttw., set in a blackened sterling silver mounting with 18k yellow gold lining the inside shank.
Size: 7 3/4, Gross Weight: 2.9 dwts

Estimate: $600 - $800

Opal, Diamond, Blackened Sterling Silver Ring

Lot# 288

Estimate: $600 - $800

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