California Fine & General Estates Auction
Saturday May 16, 2015 10:00am
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Quality Estate Furniture · Antique Furniture · Contemporary Furniture · Glass, Porcelain, Silver · Fine & Decorative Art · Books & Children's Books · Collectibles · Guns · Toys & Dolls · Coins & Stamps · Tools & Machinery · Fine Linens & Textiles · Fine & Costume Jewelry

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Lot 1: Steuben art glass circular center bowl.

Lot 2: Royal Doulton porcelain figural group. St. George HN.2051.

Lot 3: J. Wagner & Sons New York, Sterling silver revere style bowl.

Lot 4: Howard & Co. New York, Sterling silver compote.

Lot 5: Movado automatic 28-jewel swiss wristwatch. 14k yellow gold case.

Lot 6: Gorham sterling silver flatware service, Lyric pattern. 116 pieces.

Lot 7: (2) French miniature portraits of 18th C. noble women.

Lot 8: Group of (16) 19th C. daguerreotype, ambrotype and tintypes.

Lot 9: Rogers, Lunt & Bowlen Sterling silver flatware service, "Early American Plain" pattern. 55 pieces.

Lot 10: Set of (4) Towle Sterling silver tablespoons, "Old English" pattern. Monogrammed H.

Lot 11: Gorham Sterling Silver serving fork and spoon.

Lot 12: Edison Amberola V cylinder desk top phonograph. Serial #4452.

Lot 13: Helvetia disk playing music box with (6) 4 1/2" metal disks.

Lot 14: (3) Faventia Hurdy Gurdy music rolls. Nos. 20, 23 & 96. in wood boxes.

Lot 15: Oil on canvas, castle ground landscape, signed lower right, in an ornate gilt wood frame. Affixed plaque reads: J. Lawrence Hart Windsor Castle.

Lot 16:Henry Hiller Parker (British, 1858 - 1930), Oil on canvas, "Harvesting on the bank of Thames at Culham.

Lot 17: (2) Bronze figural groups of nude boys running with cockerels under their arms. (Approx. 48" tall).

Lot 18: Pair of bronze figural torcheres.

Lot 19: French Marble and Bronze Mantel Clock. After J. Causs.

Lot 20: Grueby Faience Ceramic Tile, Gulls.

Lot 21: Pair of Austrian porcelain mantle vases and covers, Royal Vienna style.

Lot 22:Gorham Sterling silver flatware service, "Chantilly" pattern.55 pieces.

Lot 23: Pair of International sterling silver candelabra, weighted. Adjustable.

Lot 24: Italian yellow gold cuff bracelet with breast cancer ribbon, marked "Until There's a Cure" 18k Italy. (Approx. 19.9 grams).

Lot 25: 14k Yellow gold watch fob, marked 14k and 1910. (Approx. 33 grams). With etched green glass pendant.

Lot 26: Gent's Waltham 15-jewel pocket watch. Movement #14485815. Gold plated case marked guaranteed 25 yrs. #7779264.

Lot 27: 1913 Indian Head Quarter Eagle (2 1/2 dollar gold coin), mounted in bezel, as a pendant. On a gold filled chain.

Lot 28: (2) Carved red coral oval cabochons. (14.6 x 18.56 x 5.08mm & 15.09 x 20.19 x 6.37mm. Total weight: 4.5 grams).

Lot 29: Lady's 18k yellow gold ring, feathered motif. Marked 18k. (Approx. 7.25 - 7.5, 5.9 grams).

Lot 30: Lady's yellow and white gold engagement ring, set side by side with (2) old euro cut diamonds. Marked 14k.

Lot 31: Yellow gold Mayan calendar pendant. Tests 14k. (Approx. 1 1/16" diameter, 6.1 grams).

Lot 32: Lady's 14k vintage ring, white gold filigree and milligrain setting, with cushion cut aquamarine.

Lot 33: Lady's 14k Cameo ring. Finely detailed lady's profile, carved from a circular agate tablet.

Lot 34: (2) Cameo rings in 14k yellow gold settings.

Lot 35: Yellow gold and diamond lavalier with seed pearl accents, centered with old euro cut diamond. (Approx. 1 1/8" long, 1.7 grams).

Lot 36: 1983 Franklin Mint Faberge sapphire midnight cross pendant. 14k yellow gold with diamond and cultured pearl accents.

Lot 37: Yellow gold bead choker necklace, chain strung, with plunger clasp. (Approx. 5.5mm, 13 1/2" long, tests 14k).

Lot 38: (2) Vintage yellow gold circular open work brooches. (Test 14k. Approx. 6.7 grams total weight).

Lot 39: Lady's 14k yellow gold and red coral ring. (Size: 7.25, 4.2 grams).

Lot 40: Lady's gold and diamond bracelet watch. Panto Watch Co. Swiss made. 17-jewel movement.

Lot 41: Egyptian gold and amber ring. Yellow amber cabochon in yellow / rose gold setting with open frame work.

Lot 42: (2) Yellow gold rings; A Moghul style mixed gemstone princess ring, 14k yellow gold (5.7 grams) and a yellow gold signet ring, engraved. (6 grams).

Lot 43: Russian Silver Mounted Cut Glass Claret Jug.

Lot 44: Pair of Royal Worcester "Day" and "Night" white porcelain busts.

Lot 45: Bronze figure, restrike. Male singing from a scroll titled La Passarielo. Incised J. Sanson. (Approx. 28 1/2" tall).

Lot 46: Pair of large decorative polychrome and bronze floor standing lidded urns.

Lot 47: Mintons porcelain partial dinner service, A4604 pattern.

Lot 48: Set of (4) Minton bone china place plates, Tiffany & Co New York. H3030.

Lot 49: Jacques & Mary Regat bronze sculpture, "Eclipse". Limited edition #2/12. (72" tall).

Lot 50: Pair of monumental Vietnamese lacquer and inlaid mother-of-pearl baluster form temple vases

Lot 51: Ferdinand Gehr (Swiss, 1896 -1996), Watercolor on paper. Signed, dated: '85 F. Gehr. Impressionist image of Tulips and red flowers.

Lot 52: Virginie Manzano (Spanish, 20th Century), Lithograph, Study of a Nude from the back.

Lot 53: Ferdinand Gehr (Swiss, 1896 -1996), Watercolor on paper. Signed, dated: '84 Gehr. Impressionist image of Tulips in primary color palette.

Lot 54: Set of gilt rimmed crystal stemware incl. wine glasses, champagne stems, cordials. (45 pcs). Estimate: $200-$300

Lot 55: Group of (20) Russian silver spoons;

Lot 56: (3) 19th C. Russian silver Kiddush cups, 84 fineness mark, with engraved decoration.

Lot 57: Set of (5) Russian silver tablespoons, circa 1896 - 1908.

Lot 58: Russian silver serving spoon, stamped A.A / 1891 84, with 2 headed eagle and Cyrillic marks.

Lot 59: (4) Russian silver serving spoons, each with a different 19th C. 84 fineness mark.

Lot 60: (10) assorted silver spoons; (7) Russian spoons and (3) Danish spoons marked 830S.

Lot 61:Chinese jade and rosewood six-panel free standing screen-room divider. Exquisitely carved.

Lot 62: 19th C. Royal Doulton flow blue porcelain waste bowl with collar insert. "Daisy" pattern.

Lot 63: Alpacca and Enamel lined cigarette case.

Lot 64: 1973 Royal Wedding commemorative gold and silver stamp replica set with case.

Lot 65: English silver 6-pc dresser set.

Lot 66: Continental Vienna style cobalt and parcel gilt porcelain baluster vase.

Lot 67: Group of (5) English silver vanity items.

Lot 68: Lillian Palmer Style Japanese Bronze 2-light table lamp.

Lot 69: Japanese Bronze and Cloisonne single light table lamp with beast mask handles

Lot 70: Japanes porcelain 6-pc tea service

Lot 71: Bohemian Moser glass tea service

Lot 72: Moe Bridges Boudoir Lamp

Lot 73: Italian Marble Statues, The Four Seasons

Lot 74: Persian Sarouk Rug

Lot 75: Continental 19th C. Replica Desk

Lot 76: Gilt Metal and Marble Base Floor Lamp

Lot 77: Victorian brass and agate table top floor fluid lamp

Lot 78: Monumnetal Bronze "Cendrillon" Centerpiece

Lot 79: (2) P. E. Felix color lithographs, signed

Lot 80: A primitive Native American baby bath

Lot 81: Group of Six (6) German WWII military medals

Lot 82: German Military standard 1933 pattern SA Dagger

Lot 83: Group of six (6) German WWII medals and badges

Lot 84: Group of six (6) German WWII military Badges

Lot 85: Seven (7) German WWII Military Badges

Lot 86: German WWII Cuff Titles and Armbands

Lot 87: Four (4) German WWII Awards

Lot 88: Three Military daggers/bayonets. A German, a United States, and a Czechoslovakian

Lot 89: Seven (7) World War II German Belt Buckles

Lot 90: (4) Vintage Linemar Wind Up Toys

Lot 91: Group of (3) German original Hermann mohair wind up musical bears, in original boxes.

Lot 92: Group of (8) Japanese and Chinese mechanical wind up toys

Lot 93: (7) wind up and mechanical toys

Lot 94: (9) Battery Operated and Clockwork Toys

Lot 95: (4) Lewis Mahlmann Signed Marionettes

Lot 96: (4) Lewis Mahlmann Signed Marionettes

Lot 97: (4) Lewis Mahlmann Signed Marionettes

Lot 98: Ten (10) German WWII era Badges and Tinnies

Lot 99: Group of German WWII Party Pin Badges and Awards

Lot 100: Four (4) German WWII Uniform Award Shields

Lot 101: Collection of German WW2 fabric items

Lot 102: Two German WW II related books

Lot 103: Extensive collection of German WW2 uniform pins

Lot 104: Extensive Collection of German WWII Badges and Tinnies

Lot 105: Group of German WW II fabric items

Lot 106: 2 Continental Marble Busts of Roman Elite

Lot 107: (2) Asian hand colored scrolls on paper

Lot 108: (2) Asian hand colored scrolls on paper

Lot 109: (2) Asian hand colored scrolls on paper

Lot 110: Cast Metal Nymph Figural Fountain

Lot 111: Three Horses Bronze Sculpture

Lot 112: Two Women Bronze Sculpture

Lot 113: Collection of (57) Edison Blue Amberol Records

Lot 114: Reed Pipe Clariona Organette

Lot 115: Cast Metal Nymph Figural Fountain

Lot 116: Vintage Metal Disk Organette

Lot 117: Royal Selangor pewter urn with presentation box

Lot 118: Erte embossed serigraph with foil stamping, Mother of Pearl. Limited edition #CCXIV/CCL

Lot 119: Ting Shao Kuang Serigraph, Morning Walk

Lot 120: Monumental Carved Wood Figure of an Asiatic Wild Cat

Lot 121: Michael Cunningham Oil on canvas

Lot 122: (2) Roseville Pottery Vases, 140-12 & 126-10

Lot 123: Early Roseville 2-handled Pottery Vase

Lot 124: (2) Roseville Pottery Vases, 87-6 & 75-7

Lot 125: Roseville Pottery Bowl, Basket and a Dish

Lot 126: Alexandra Nechita limited edition color lithograph, "Destroy No More", #140/229.

Lot 127: Chinese rosewood and Jade framed floor standing screen

Lot 128: Hasselblad 500 EL/M Camera with Lenses

Lot 129: (5) Macro Lenses. Carl Zeiss & Leitz Wetzlar

Lot 130: Hasselblad 500 C/M Camera with Lenses

Lot 131: Carl Zeiss S-Planar Lens with Bellows

Lot 132: Louis Marx Amos 'N' Andy Fresh Air Taxi Cab toy

Lot 133: 1986 U.S. Gold Eagles set, encased

Lot 134: 1927 St. Gaudens $20 Gold Coin. (encased).

Lot 135: (4) Netherlands gold coins; 1875

Lot 136: U.S. Gold type set; 1898-S $20, 1899 $10, 1902-S $5 and 1911 2 1/2 dollar coins

Lot 137: 1932 Indian Head $10 Gold Coin

Lot 138: 1901-S Liberty Head $5 Gold Coin on a Chain

Lot 139: (4) 1986 Panda .999 Pure Gold Coins

Lot 140: (3) Canada $100 Gold Coins

Lot 141: (3) Australia $200 Gold Coins

Lot 142: (2) Canada 100 Dollar gold coins; 1989 & 1990.

Lot 143: 14k Yellow Gold Nugget Style Bracelet

Lot 144: (2) Vintage Gold and Mine Cut Diamond Rings

Lot 145: 18k Yellow Gold 3-row Bracelet

Lot 146: 18k Yellow gold bracelet with polsihed and brite-cut segmented links

Lot 147: 14k Yellow gold petal-leaf necklace

Lot 148: 14k Tri-color gold, textured and brite cut link bracelet

Lot 149: 18k Yellow gold link bracelet

Lot 150: (2) Gold Cameo Pendant Brooches

Lot 151: Lady's diamond and emerald 18k yellow gold ring

Lot 152: (2) Pairs of 14k Earrings with Diamonds

Lot 153: Group of Vintage Cameo Jewelry

Lot 154: Framed Luigi Kasimir Estate Signed Etching

Lot 155: Framed Robert Kasimir color etching, "Rom Forum Romanum", pencil signed Robert Kasimir

Lot 156: Framed color etching, German / Dutch Cathedral scene, initialed H.K. 33

Lot 157: Michael Young, (American, b. 1952), Parole, 1989, Sand and acrylic on canvas

Lot 158: (7) Leather Bound Volumes, Dictionary of Decisions

Lot 159: Wallace Nutting Maple Tuck Away Gateleg Table

Lot 160: (2) Asian Hand Colored Scrolls

Lot 161: Arzberg Bavaria 22k gold plated porcelain tea service

Lot 162: Group of Model Toy Boat and Airplane Engines in original boxes

Lot 163: (2) Chinese Hand Painted Scrolls

Lot 164: Chinese Hand Painted Scroll

Lot 165: Chinese Hand Painted Scroll

Lot 166: German WW II Military Helmet

Lot 167: Asian Four Panel Wall Hanging

Lot 168: Pair of Marble Fo Dog Sculptures


General Estate Highlights are listed below:

Lot 169: Grand Rapids Co. mahogany china cabinet

Lot 170: Carved wooden statue of an Asian warrior. Approx. 36" tall

Lot 171: Grand Rapids Co. mid 20th Century mahogany dining set

Lot 172: Early 20th Century carved walnut 3-piece bedroom set

Lot 173: Pair of carved mahogany chairs

Lot 174: Victorian tete-a-tete chair, walnut and velvet

Lot 175: Pair of Louis XVI style gilt wood framed armchairs with shell and foliate carved crests, tapestry style upholstery

Lot 176: Mahogany cheval mirror

Lot 177: Louis XIV style mahogany armchair

Lot 178: Regency mahogany corner cabinet in two sections. With set-back upper glazed door display cabinet on a base fitted with single drawer over a panel front cabinet door with satinwood urn-medallion inlay. 19th C. 55 x 20 x 20 inches

Lot 179: French Gilt Bronze Chandelier. Cast with griffins, cherub masks, corona and acanthine elements. The central etched glass 2-light shade, centered by four single light branches with etched glass shades. Circa Early 20th Century

Lot 180: Flame mahogany 5-piece bedroom set

Lot 181: John Widdicomb dining table with 8 chairs and 3 leaves

Lot 182:Color lithograph, "Prelude", signed Adami. Marked 2.0 with EP seal. Approx. 29.5" x 39", framed

Lot 183: Corca 1930s carved mahogany chiffonier sideboard

Lot 184: Contemporary bow front glass china cabinet with two opening side doors

Lot 268: Persian Sarouk rug. Red field with floral pattern, approx. 12' x 9'

Pair of Mid 20th Century modern two drawer Teak side tables and a desk. Side tables stamped Made in Denmark

Tile top Teak table stamped Made in Denmark

Two tile top Teak tables stamped Made in Denmark

Pair of Mid 20th Century modern two drawer Teak side tables stamped Made in Denmark

Teak cabinet with upper glass doors and 2 lower doors

Mid 20th Century modern Teak table with four chairs. Table stamped Danish Furniture Makers control, Made in Denmark

Upholstered Teak sofa bed and armchair

Pair of upholstered seat and back armchairs

Oriental carpet runner, approx. 148" x 43"

Oriental carpet, approx. 7' x 4-1/2'

Hand knotted Oriental rug, wool on cotton. Approx. 5-1/2' x 9-1/2'

Oriental carpet, approx. 54" x 34"

Oil on board, signed upper left Cucaro. Approx sight 8-1/2" x 11-1/2", framed

Oil on canvas, cafe scene, signed lower right Cucaro. Approx sight 11" x 23", framed

Assorted Hummel figurines

Assorted Hummel figurines

Assorted Hummel figurines

Assorted Hummel figurines

Assorted Sterling Silver items

Assorted Sterling Silver items

Assorted Sterling Silver items

Assorted Sterling Silver items

Assorted Sterling Silver items

Sterling Silver belt buckle

Kestner bisque head doll, marked L1/2 Made in Germany 15-1/2, J.D.K. 214. Approx. 29.5" tall

Kestner bisque head doll, marked 199.9 made in Germany. Approx. 20" tall

Simon & Halbig bisque head doll, marked Germany, Heinrich Hardwerck, Simon Halbig. Approx. 27.5" tall

Assorted puppets and puppet related items

Chinese yellow gold and jade ring with foliate and granulated decoration

Italian 14k yellow gld serpentine link necklace

Casino style slot machine, Hocus Pocus

Casino style slot machine, Triple Jack by Dyna

Casino style slot machine, Cheryy 96 by Cherry Masters

Casino style slot machine, Rich Little Piggies by WMS

Casino style slot machine, Captain Cannon

Casino style slot machine, Glitz by WMS

Early 20th Century Japanese sextant with case

Gent's Marine Star wristwatch with stainless steel band. Marked Bulova

Gent's wristwatch with stainless steel band, marked Coach

Fisher and Paykel model E522B bottom-freezer refrigerator. Serial no: LAQ796467

Generac 5000 watt generator. Model 01140-0, series 10HPTEC, srial no. 5493234

Craftsman rolling tool chest fully loaded with tools

Craftsman rolling tool chest fully loaded with tools