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Cultured Pearl, 14k White Gold Tie Clip

Lot# 54

Featuring one round cultured pearl measuring approximately 7.1 mm, set on a 14k white gold textured tie clip mounting measuring approximately 6 x 55 mm. Accompanied by a Tiffany Co. box.
Gross Weight: 3.1 dwts

Estimate: $150 - $250


Collection of Three Stephen Dweck Bronze Metal Jewelry Items

Lot# 79

Including one bronze metal fancy link 24 inch necklace measuring approximately 12 mm in width one matching bronze metal fancy link 20 inch necklace measuring approximately 10 mm in width together with a pair of bronze metal ear clips measuring approximately 39 x 25 mm.
Gross Weight: 265.3 dwts
Provenance: From the Sylvia Blumenfeld Trust, San Francisco CA.

Estimate: $150 - $250


Two Painted Wood Vintage Duck Decoys

Lot# 203

One with a green head and brown body the other with a brown head, gray, yellow, and black body, with metal plates mounted to the bottom.
Green head duck signed D Wilson in green to the underside.
Approximate dimensions: Green head duck 6 high x 15 inches long, brown head duck 7 high x 17 inches long..
Condition: Both pieces with paint loss and wear throughout. Both with apparent repairs to the head.

Estimate: $150 - $200


Art Deco Bohemian Glass Perfume Atomizer with Mount by Marcel Franck

Lot# 204

Circa 1920.
Clear glass with inscised decoration and black accents, silover metal mount.
Metal mount marked, Marcel Franck, Made in France, Brevete SGDG.
Approximate dimensions: 4 5/8 high x 3 inches wide..
Condition: Minor surface wear, old perfume residue to the interior.

Estimate: $150 - $200

Embroidered Babys Quilt

Lot# 205

Floral design with a bird of paradise.
Approximate dimensions: 29 1/2 29 inches..
Condition: Faded to one half.

Estimate: $150 - $200

English Doulton Lambeth Pair of Stoneware Cauldron-Form Vases

Lot# 206

Circa 1902-1922
Each three-handled vase with short neck over globular body set on three short feet. The bodies decorated with bold band of gilt spiraling rings, under a band of blue hearts to the necks. Interior necks with cobalt blue decoration and a band of small white flowers on a brown ground along the exterior.
Markings impressed on interior: Round Royal Doulton England around crossed DD mark, 1904. One has d impressed while the other has A, possible additional illegible impressions. Two As painted on the interior in black.
Approximate dimensions: 5 1/2 high x 6 1/2 inches diameter.
Condition: Excellent, no noticeable damages.

Estimate: $250 - $350

Four Paris Porcelain Rim Soup Plates

Lot# 207A

Each plate with gilt trimmed blue rims, with scenes of various birds and insects painted to the centers.
One dish marked Scepter mark, KPM. The other three dishes marked Eagle, gilt block, Sevres.
Approximate dimensions: 9 1/4 inches diameter..
Condition: Loss to the gilt trim.

Estimate: $150 - $200


Four Chinese Soaptone Carvings

Lot# 208

First is a carving of Qilin on rockwork, second is a carving of fisherman, and two circular ink paste boxes.
Tallest: 4 1/2 inches (11.4 cm).

Estimate: $200 - $300


Two Chinese Agate and Jade Snuff Bottles

Lot# 214

The first is a small carved agate flattened shape vase with suspending carved rings on fitted stand the second is a even celadon hue jade snuff of oval shape, carved in flower on one side and a bird in reverse side.
Approximate height, 5 inches.

Estimate: $200 - $300


Pair of Chinese Porcelain Bowls

Lot# 227

The pair of bowls with deep rounded sides and a slightly flaring rim, decorated to the interior in blue and white with swimming fish in water plants, plain coffee glaze exterior, bear a underglaze blue makers mark to the recessed base.
Approximately 4 inches diameters.

Estimate: $200 - $300

Two Monochrome Vase and Jar

Lot# 228

tea dust vase and a blue ground Brush washer.
Approximate height of vase, 6 3/4 inches.

Estimate: $200 - $300

Antique Purses Including Coin Purses and an 18th Century Embroidered Pocket

Lot# 229

Comprising six various metal purses, floral embroidered purse, a small leather purse with a loop handle. and a small silk purse with metal beads.
One purse marked Mandalian MFG. CO. USA, another marked Metro Bay Works, Hand Made in Paris France.
Approximate dimensions: Largest 9 high x 7 inches wide, smallest 4 high x 2 3/4 inches wide..
Condition: Some patina and minor wear, a couple very small separations to the embroidered purse.

Estimate: $150 - $200


Two Vases, Tiffany Style and Slack

Lot# 233

Tiffany style vase with an everted mouth and a slightly tapered body, pale blue with brown and red decoration. Slack with a flared mouth and drop form body, with a pulled feather pattern on a blue ground.
Tiffany style vase marked to the underside, L.C.T. Favrile, 128348, NV, illegible word. Slack vase marked to the underside, Slack 6/75.
Approximate dimensions: Tiffany style 6 1/2 high x 5 1/4 inches diameter, slack 8 high x 5 1/2 inches diameter..
Condition: Both with minimal wear.

Estimate: $150 - $250


Chinese Export Porcelain Tureen Set

Lot# 239

Chinese Canton export Tureen set including Covered Soup Tureen, a Matching Under tray. Decorated with eagle family insignia. and flowers.
Approximate length, 14 inches (35.56 cm).

Estimate: $150 - $200


French Brass and Glass Mantel Clock

Lot# 246

Early 20th century.
Brass case with beveled glass font, back, and sides. White enameled dial with roman numeral numbering. Single chime movement, lacking pendulum.
Markings to the movement reverse, 7947, UF Brevete S.G.D.G. in star.
Approximate dimensions: 10 3/4 high x 6 wide x 2 7/8 inches deep..
Condition: Significant patina to the brass, the top has gone mostly red. Hairline cracks to the bottom of the dial.

Estimate: $150 - $250

Two Chinese Blue and White Dishes

Lot# 248

of various sizes, each decorated with floral designs.
Approximate diameter of largest, 8 1/4 inches.
Condition: With losses.

Estimate: $100 - $150


Two Chinese Yixing Clay Teapots

Lot# 250

The first one signed Zhou Gui Zheng, the second teapot with bamboo motif, signed Ming Xiao Jing.
Width of the first teapot: 6 3/4 inches (17 cm) Height of the bamboo teapot: 5 1/4 inches (13.3 cm)

Estimate: $200 - $300


Two Blue and White Porcelains

Lot# 256

a Yuhuchuang Ping Fish Design and bowl.
Approximate height, 7 1/2 inches.
Condition: Chipped.

Estimate: $200 - $300


Indian Kerman Style Wool Carpet

Lot# 260

Approximate dimensions: 8 feet 10 inches x 11 feet 9 inches..
Condition: Please contact for condition information.

Estimate: $250 - $300

Glazed Clay Saicai Monkey Peach Form Teapot

Lot# 264

with monkey hugging peach with removable head lid with peach stem serving as spout, monkeys tail forms loop handle.
Approximate height, 6 1/4 inches.
Condition: Chips.

Estimate: $150 - $250

Galle-Type Cameo Glass Vase

Lot# 265

Long and slender neck tapers into a round body, set on a tapered round foot. Blue glass body with a raised pink and green floral motif.
Galle to the body.
Approximate dimensions: 13 1/8 high x 3 1/2 inches diameter..
Condition: Excellent, very minor wear to the bottom.

Estimate: $200 - $400


Two Art Glass Vases

Lot# 272

Vase with a fluted body, everted mouth, and a oil slick pattern and a vase with a flared mouth, narrow neck, round body, purple glass with pale green decoration.
Fluted vase signed, Biniarz 71 (Bob Biniarz). Purple vase signed M. Cohu 74.
Approximate dimensions: Biniarz vase 3 7/8 high x 3 1/4 inches diameter, Cohu vase 5 1/2 high x 4 3/4 inches diameter..
Condition: Very minor wear to the undersides.

Estimate: $150 - $200


Three Chinese Early Ceramic Vase and Vessels

Lot# 273

Comprising: Blackish brown glazed waisted vase with foliated flared mouth a small lobed Longquan globular jar with a pair of loop handles attach at the short neck: a celadon glaze pouring ewer with stripe handle, restored on the rim and pout with gold color material.
Approximate height of largest, 7 3/4 inches.

Estimate: $300 - $400

Five Yi Xing Clay Teapots

Lot# 275

Approximate height of largest, 5 3/4 inches.
Condition: One missing lid.

Estimate: $300 - $400

Chinese Hardstone Figural Carving and Covered Box

Lot# 276

Comprising a carved green hardsone of a standing immoral Lu Dong Bin with a fan, accompanied by a young attendant, on a carved fitted wooden base a carved rectangular dark green jade cover box.
Height of figural carving excluding stand: 7 1/2 inches (19 cm) Width of box: 7 inches (17.8 cm).

Estimate: $200 - $300


English Victorian Ebonized Wall Clock

Lot# 351

White dial with Roman Numeral numbering, the case decorated with mother of pearl inlay, with potential loss to previously inlaid banding.
Approximate dimensions: 27 high x 16 1/2 inches wide..
Condition: Minor loss to mother of pearl. Potential loss to banded inlay. Some small chips to the veneer and edges. Wear to the ebonized finish.

Estimate: $150 - $250


Indian Wool Rug

Lot# 569

Foliate motif on a beige ground with a pink main border.
Approximate dimensions: 7 feet 10 inches x 9 feet 10 inches..
Condition: Please contact for condition information.

Estimate: $150 - $200


Pair of Chinese Gilt Black Lacquer Two Door Cabinets

Lot# 702

Painted with flowers and bamboo in gilt, further decorated with hardstone embellishment.
37 x 25 1/4 x 12 inches (94 x 64 x 30.5 cm) 36 x 24 x 12 inches (91.5 x 61 x 30.5 cm).
Overall wear.

Estimate: $150 - $250


Louis XVI Style Ormolu Mounted and Inlaid Marquetry Two Tier Table

Lot# 722

Both tray table surfaces with checkerboard marquetry surfaces.
Approximate dimensions: 35 high x 32 1/4 wide x 22 inches deep..
Condition: Very minor veneer loss and repair. Some water stains to the finish, light patina to the gilt bronze.

Estimate: $250 - $400


19th Century French Empire Style Gilt-Bronze Mounted Mahogany Side Chairs, Set of Six

Lot# 755

Late 19th century.
Crest rail adorned with gilt-bronze mountings of two griffins and floral bouquets. Square taper legs, peach upholstery, and gilt-bronze mountings throughout.
Approximate dimensions: 36 1/2 high x 19 1/2 wide x 20 inches deep..
Condition: Overall wear is very good for the age, no los to mountings.

Estimate: $200 - $300

Indian Herati Style Wool Rug

Lot# 755

Approximate dimensions: 8 feet x 9 feet 8 inches..
Condition: Please contact for condition information.

Estimate: $200 - $400

Romanian Tabriz Style Wool Carpet

Lot# 756

Approximate dimensions: 8 feet 1 inch x 10 feet 3 inches..
Condition: Please contact for condition information.

Estimate: $250 - $300


Pair of Louis XVI-Style Giltwood Chairs

Lot# 851

Comprising a side chair and armchair. Scrolled arms and feet, and the frames decorated with a giltwood ribbon and foliate motif. Red stripe upholstered backs and seats.
Approximate dimensions: Armchair 39 1/2 high x 26 1/2 wide x 21 inches deep, side chair 35 1/2 high x 20 wide x 18 inches deep..
Condition: Various loss to gilt finish and carved decoration. Minor wear to the upholstery. Some apparent repairs to cracks and splits.

Estimate: $150 - $250

African Marka Antelope Headdress Sculpture

Lot# 856

Marka People, Northwest Mali.
Flattened and elongated form, with carved reticulations throughout. Incised geometric carved decoration to surface, and textile accents to the ears and nose. Horns with metal mounts and fur decoration.
Approximate dimensions: 60 high x 3 1/2 wide x 18 inches deep..
Condition: Loss to textiles. Some loss to carving. Significant wear overall.

Estimate: $150 - $200


African Carved Wood Rhythm Pounder Figure, Senufo

Lot# 864

Senufo People, West Africa.
Nude male figure with a large disc headdress and a necklace. Set on a black metal base.
Approximate dimensions not including base: 63 high x 11 wide x 10 inches deep..
Condition: Significant wear, large crack to wood pedestal, additional cracking.

Estimate: $200 - $300


Romanian Kashan Wool Carpet

Lot# 941

Foliate motif in pink, brown, cream, and red on a light blue ground, with a navy main border, pink inner and outer borders.
Approximate dimensions: 9 feet 1 inch x 12 feet 6 inches..
Condition: Contact for condition information.

Estimate: $80 - $120


William Ross Cameron Berkeley Yacht Harbor and Marin Hills 2 watercolor

Lot# 951

(American 1893-1971)
Berkeley Yacht Harbor and Marin Hills 2 (from the Legion of Honor SF)
Sight: 8 5/8 x 10 5/8 inches Frame: 17 1/8 x 21 1/8 inches. Sight: 13 1/8 x 20 3/4 inches Frame: 23 5/8 x 31 1/2 inches.
Signed lower right: W. Cameron and titled verso: Berkeley Yacht Harbor. Signed lower right W. Cameron titled verso: Marin Hills 2 / From the Legion of Honor SF with artist label verso lower center.
Neither was examined out of the frame

Estimate: $100 - $200


Georgian Mahogany Tall Case Clock

Lot# 954

Leeds, England.
Late 18th century.
Broken pediment decorate with engraved brasses, with later mounted gilt metal eagle in the middle, set above a hand-painted dial surrounded with scenes depicting an ancient roman soldier and ancient buildings, with the case having a triple arch door. Subtle inlaid banding throughout.
W. Groves, Leeds written on the dial. Joshua in the corner of the soldier painting.
Approximate dimensions: 96 high x 20 1/2 wide x 10 1/2 inches deep..
Condition: Minor wear throughout. Column on the hood is loose. Split to lower front panel on the case. Crazing to the dial, with some discoloration.
Two weights, pendulum, winder, and key.

Estimate: $150 - $200


Chinese Embroidered Silk Panel of Peacocks and Birds

Lot# 968

Depicting a pair of peacocks and cranes in landscape, with an inscription and two seals, framed and glazed.
Image: 32 1/2 x 15 inches (82.6 x 38 cm) Frame: 44 x 20 1/2 inches (111.8 x 52 cm).
Creasing, not examined out of the frame.

Estimate: $150 - $250


Louis XV-Style Gilt Framed Mirror

Lot# 1045

Giltwood frame with shell and foliate carving.
Approximate dimensions: 50 high x 59 inches wide..
Condition: Minimal gilt loss, very good overall.

Estimate: $100 - $150


Victorian Floral Decorated Papier Mache Oval Tray with Stand

Lot# 1069

Second quarter 19th century.
Floral decorated black lacquer tray set on later black lacquered bamboo motif stand.
Approximate dimensions with stand: 18 3/4 tall x 28 3/4 wide x 22 3/4 inches deep.
Condition: Some losses to painted decoration, crazing to black lacquer, light surface scratches. Later stand.

Estimate: $200 - $300


Romanian Bidjar Wool Carpet

Lot# 1073

Geometric foliate motif on a dark blue ground with a cream main border.
Approximate dimensions: 8 feet 10 inches x 12 feet 4 inches..
Condition: Please contact for condition information.

Estimate: $150 - $200


Four Painted Wood Canvas Back Duck Decoys

Lot# 1119

One stenciled JBC, another with CGW.
Approximate dimensions: Largest 9 high x 14 5/8 inches long, smallest 6 high x 14 inches long..
Condition: General wear and paint loss.

Estimate: $150 - $250


Dody Weston Thompson Dunes near death valley 2 silver gelatin print

Lot# 1126

(American 1923-2012)
Dunes Near Death Valley 2
Silver gelatin print.
Image: 7 1/2 x 9 1/4 inches Mount: 13 1/4 x 15 7/8 inches.
Signed lower right: Dody dated lower left: April 1976 / 48 dedicated, titled and signed verso: For Gary with Love Dody / Dunes Near Death Valley 2 / Photograph by Dody W. Thompson 10520 Blythe Ave Los Angeles CA 90064.
CONDITION: In overall good condition. The sheet is not completely laid down on the mat but is tacked down the center of the sheet. The mount and image have been warped from improper storage, with time staining around the edges of the mat. Some small abrasions to the image along the very edges.

Estimate: $50 - $70


Five Carved and Painted Wood Duck Decoys

Lot# 1165

Three with metal weights to the undersides.
One signed R.P. in black paint to the underside.
Approximate dimensions: Largest 6 3/4 high x 17 inches long..
Condition: Potential repairs to the heads where they meet the body to all pieces. General wear such as paint loss, scratches, and dents.

Estimate: $150 - $200


Five Painted Wood Duck Decoys

Lot# 1297

One cold pressed with Victor to the underside.
Approximate dimensions: All are similar in size, the duck marked Victor is 6 1/4 high x 17 long x 5 1/2 inches wide..
Condition: General wear and paint loss from use.

Estimate: $150 - $200


Nathan Oliveira Untitled Figure mixed media

Lot# 1442

(American 1928-2010)
Untitled Figure
Mixed media on paper.
Sheet: 7 x 5 1/2 inches Frame: 16 x 14 inches.
Signed and dated verso: Oliveira 81.
Provenance: From the estate of a Davis, CA poet (annotated verso on the backing paper).
CONDITION: In overall good condition, the sheet is not laid down but is taped with archival tape on all four sides (only top piece is still attached to the mat). The image is clean with no mat burn or discoloration. There are no abrasions to the sheet or image and no areas of paper loss.

Estimate: $500 - $700

Attributed to Louis Icart Winter Bouquet aquatint etching with hand coloring

Lot# 1443

(French 1888-1950)
Winter Bouquet
Aquatint etching with hand coloring.
Sight: 18 x 12 inches Frame: 22 x 17 inches.
Bears signature lower right: Louis Icart annotated in the plate lower right: Genevieve Monmarch.
CONDITION: In overall good condition, when examined out of the frame the sheet is not laid down. There are three small cuts in the sheet in the margins right at the edges of the sheet these are not visible when the work is framed. Moderate mat burn around the image, with foxing in the margins at the top and bottom of the sheet. The image itself is in good condition with no visible foxing or discoloration to the aquatint or plate.

Estimate: $500 - $700


Cecil Bell NY Park Well scene pencil on paper

Lot# 1454

(American 1906-1970)
New York Park Well Commotion
Pencil on paper.
Sight: 8 x 9 3/8 inches Frame: 18 x 21 inches.
Embossed signature lower left: Cecil C. Bell.

Estimate: $100 - $200


Isaac Sands Self Portrait oil on canvas

Lot# 1459

(American 20th century)
Self Portrait
Oil on canvas.
16 x 12 inches Frame: 17 x 13 inches.
Signed and dated verso lower right: Isaac Luff Sands, 1989.
Provenance: Contemporary Realist Gallery San Francisco CA label verso.

Estimate: $200 - $400


Indian Taba Tabriz Style Wool Carpet

Lot# 1466

Central beige medallion on a cream ground, with a beige main border and light blue inner border.
Approximate dimensions: 10 feet x 12 feet 11 inches..
Condition: Please contact for condition information.

Estimate: $120 - $200


Pair of Gerard Octagonal End Tables

Lot# 1469

Tapering form with walnut veneer finish.
Metal plaque on bottom reads Gerard Los Angeles.
Approximate dimensions: 22 x 18 x 18 inches.
Condition: Small cracks to veneer in various spots. Large dent to top corner of one piece, as well as scratches to surface finish.

Estimate: $100 - $200



Lot# 1564

Estimate: $50 - $100


19th Century Copleland White Glazed Porcelain Figural Centerpiece

Lot# 1577

Circa 1875.
Two cherubic figures holding up a large fishnet, with various fish resting on the base below the net.
Small blue Copeland CC mark to the underside.
Approximate dimensions: 9 1/2 high x 12 5/8 wide x 6 3/4 inches deep..
Condition: Multiple repairs to breaks on one figure. Loss to one fish tail, and two apparent cracks to other fish. The piece needs a thorough cleaning.

Estimate: $50 - $80


Chinese Ceramic Jar and Bowl

Lot# 1580

Comprising a black glazed ceramic jar with handles, and a olive ceramic bowl.
Height of jar: 8 3/4 inches (22.2 cm) Diameter of bowl: 7 1/4 inches (18.4 cm).

Estimate: $200 - $300


Bronze Censers Both with Da Ming Xuang De Six Character Mark

Lot# 1594

Comprising, the first has a compressed body raised on three conical supports and a pair of bridge shape handles rise from the rim, a six-character mark cast in rectangular to the base the second is a gilt tripod censer with a pair of handles and decorated with dragon motif, six characters mark cast in square to the base.
The largest, approximately 6 inches diameters.

Estimate: $150 - $250


Two Danish Taepper Ege Rya Rugs

Lot# 1672

Circa 1985.
One with a peacock on yellow ground, the other with two phoenixes on a burgundy ground.
Both with leather Taepper Ege tags.
Approximate dimensions: Peacock 54 high x 38 inches wide, phoenixis 28 high x 57 inches wide..
Condition: Unused, original tags. Minimal wear, excellent overall.

Estimate: $300 - $400


Edwin Haas 2 landscape watercolors

Lot# 1828

(American 20th century)
Landscape with Tall Tree and Landscape with Rocks
Sight: 3 3/8 x 5 7/8 inches Frame: 10 1/4 x 10 1/4 inches. Sight: 4 x 6 inches Frame: 10 1/4 x 10 1/4 inches.
Each is signed lower right: Haas.

Estimate: $150 - $250


Junghans German Mantel Clock

Lot# 1838

Circa 1900.
Silver metal and brass dial with black Arabic numeral numbers, mahogany body with inlaid foliate decoration around the dial.
Marked to the movement reverse, UNGHANS J in star, 151.
Approximate dimensions: 14 3/4 high x 12 wide x 7 inches deep..
Condition: Minor wear to the case including small scratches and finish damage, minor wear to the metal dial with some patina to the brass elements.
Winder and pendulum included.

Estimate: $150 - $200


Chinese Famille Rose Enameled Porcelain Gu Form Vase

Lot# 1856

Of baluster form flaring at neck and foot, the body brightly painted with two dragons chasing flaming pearl admits clouds, between the bands of Ruyi pendants and floral panels.
Height: 14 inches (35.6 cm).

Estimate: $200 - $300