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Lot 1: (6) Richard Ginori "Ercolano" Plates.

Lot 2: Royal Crown Derby Imari China Cups and Saucers.

Lot 3: Towle "Legato" Sterling Silver Flatware.

Lot 4: Lalique Igor Caviar Bowl.

Lot 5: Unterweissbach German Porcelain Figural Group.

Lot 6: (3) English Victorian Staffordshire Figural Groups.

Lot 7: Oaxaca Mexico Jimenez carved wood and painted feline figure, stalking with captured prey. Signed Maneul Autor Jimenez, Angelica Jimenez, Isaias Jimenez.

Lot 8: Tim E. McCloud "The Fat Cat" Sculpture.

Lot 9: Tim E. McCloud "The Fat Cat" Sculpture.

Lot 10: Isaev Igor Fedoskino Lacquer & Mother-of-Pearl Box.

Lot 11: Demidov Alexander Palekh Lacquer Box.

Lot 12: Aldoshkina Russian Fedoskino Lacquer Box.

Lot 13: Russian Fedoskino Lacquer Box.

Lot 14: Russian Palekh Lacquer "Chair" Box.

Lot 15: Russian Fedoskino Lacquer Box.

Lot 16: English Sterling Silver Pocket Watch.

Lot 17: Royal Worcester "Woodland" Dinner Service.

Lot 18: Paul Edouard Delabrierre Bronze Sculpture.

Lot 19: L. Bossin "Libellule" Sculpture.

Lot 20: (8) Sterling Silver Navajo Story Conches.

Lot 21: Cold Painted Bronze Animal Figural Group.

Lot 22: (7) Cold Painted Bronze Figures.

Lot 23: (3) Cold Painted Bronze Lion Figures.

Lot 24: Bergmann Austria Cold Painted Bronze Kingfisher.

Lot 25: Saint-Louis Art Glass Paperweight.

Lot 26: (2) Perthshire Art Glass Paperweights.

Lot 27: (2) Orient & Flume Art Glass Paperweights.

Lot 28: (3) Ken Rosenfeld Art Glass Paperweights.

Lot 29: (4) Mayauel Ward Art Glass Paperweights.

Lot 30: Art Glass Paperweight and Paperweight Dish.

Lot 31: Williamson ‘Stuff I love About You’ Sterling Frame.

Lot 32:
(4) Esther Noble Jewelry Items.

Lot 33: Michael Aram Aluminum Bark Vase.

Lot 34: Von Schierholz  Porcelain Centerpiece Bowl.

Lot 35: Von Schierholz  Porcelain Centerpiece Bowl.

Lot 36: Continental Porcelain Centerpiece Bowl.

Lot 37: (3) Vintage Beer Steins.

Lot 38: Chinese Celadon Circular Flower Bowl.

Lot 39: Fraureuth Kunstabteilung White Porcelain Eagle.

Lot 40: (4) Royal Copenhagen Porcelain Elephant Figures.

Lot 41: Bing & Grondahl Porcelain Figure, "Ironfounder".

Lot 42: Royal Copenhagen Porcelain Figural Group.

Lot 43: (2) Royal Copenhagen Faun Figures.

Lot 44: Englsih Sterling Silver Entrée Dish.

Lot 45: Pair of German Porcelain Figures, French Generals.

Lot 46: Kholui Russian Lacquer Plate.

Lot 47: Aldoshkina Russian Fedoskino Lacquer Box.

Lot 48: Aldoshkina Russian Fedoskino Lacquer Box.

Lot 49: Bjorn Wiinblad  Rosenthal Porcelain.

Lot 50: Majolica Centerpiece Bowl.

Lot 51: Martin Elkort Photograph.

Lot 52: Nikon Rangefinder S2 Camera.

Lot 53: Rolleiflex 3.5A Camera.

Lot 54: Graflex Crown Graphic Camera.

Lot 55: Nikon ED AF Nikkor  80-200mm f2.8 Lens.

Lot 56: Nikon ED AF Nikkor 300mm f4 Lens.

Lot 57: Tokina & Nikon Lenses.

Lot 58: (3) French Porcelain "Naughty" Pill Boxes.

Lot 59: Pair of Ginori Harelquin Fiugres.

Lot 60: Mottaheheh Design Cockerel Figure.

Lot 61: Asahi Shoten Silver Bowl & 800 Silver Basket.

Lot 62: Delft Blue and White Lidded Jar.

Lot 63: (3) Esben Hanefelt Kristensen Towers.

Lot 64: Turquoise Glazed Pottery Vessel.

Lot 65: Kraisler "Landscape" Metal Sculpture.

Lot 66: Hare's Head Garden Ornament.

Lot 67: Kalman Parrot Sculpture.

Lot 68: Abstract tripartite sculpture on wood stand.

Lot 69: 1936 Pavel Bazhenov Palekh Lacquer Photo Album.

Lot 70: (3) Russian Fedoskino Lacquer Boxes.

Lot 71: (2) Russian Palekh Lacquer Boxes.

Lot 72: Russian Palekh Lacquer Box.

Lot 73: Puchkov Fedoskino Russian Lacquer Box.

Lot 74: Kornilov Russian Palekh Lacquer Box, Octagonal.

Lot 75: Russian Palekh Lacquer Box.

Lot 76: Russian Palekh Lacquer Chest of Drawers.

Lot 77: 1950s Nalimov Russian Fedoskino Lacquer Box.

Lot 78: Kukulieva Russian Palekh Lacquer Box.

Lot 79: Pair of Steuben Frederick Carder "Ivrene" Vases.

Lot 80: (2) Ken Rosenfeld Art Glass Paperweights.

Lot 81: (2) Large Cathy Richardson Forest Seed Series Paperweights.

Lot 82: (2) Cathy Richardson Forest Seed Series Paperweights.

Lot 83: Limited Issue Perthshire Art Glass Paperweight.

Lot 84: Abelman Art Glass Lamp.

Lot 85: Bloyd 6 Bowl Twist Rainbow Fountain.

Lot 86: Al Hirschfeld Color Lithograph, Woody Allen.

Lot 87: Al Hirschfeld Color Lithograph, Zero Mostel.

Lot 88: Al Hirschfeld Color Lithograph, Louis Armstrong.

Lot 89: Al Hirschfeld  Lithograph, Duke Ellington.

Lot 90: Al Hirschfeld Color Lithograph, Grouco Marx.

Lot 91: Al Hirschfeld Lithograph, Three Marx Brothers.

Lot 92: Al Hirschfeld Lithograph, Self Portrait.

Lot 93: (12) Royal Copenhagen Soup Plates.

Lot 94: (4) Limoges Jean Cocteau Plates.

Lot 95: (7) Royal Copenhagen Soup Plates.

Lot 96: (2) Mexican Hand Crafted Dioramas.

Lot 97: Cold Painted Bronze Figural Inkwell.

Lot 98: (4) Antique Metal Toys, circa 1890.

Lot 99: (5) Zuni Carved Hardstone Fetishes.

Lot 100: Group of Inuit Carved Walrus Tusk Articles.

Lot 101: Geschutzt dog head inkwell.

Lot 102: Antique German wind up flying beetle. Marked Lehmann. Circa 1895.

Lot 103: Kosta Boda crystal "Red Bull" figure.

Lot 104: (3) Murano and Murano style art glass figures.

Lot 105: The Musical Alphabet. Titled "Arranged expressly for the Instruction and Amusement of Children by Mrs. T. Welsh.

Lot 106: (3) Vintage wind up tin hopping birds, 2 with keys.

Lot 107: (2) Lalique crystal seated Bear figures.

Lot 108: Continental porcelain dog figural tape measure with a fly on dog's tail as handle.

Lot 109: Group of Asian hand decorated plates, Imari style.

Lot 110: (8) Volumes of Oriental Art and Antiquities with slip cases and protective covers.

Lot 111: Alberto Seba, Cabinet of Natural Curiosities. Taschen Publications.

Lot 112: Christofle silver plated lidded serving dish, coffee pot and teapot.

Lot 113: (6) Czechoslovakia hand decorated dessert plates.

Lot 114: Lladro porcelain figural group, A Visit with Granny. (No. 5305).

Lot 115: Lladro porcelain figure, Girl, Saucepan and Duck. (No. 5074). Sculptor: Juan Huerta.

Lot 116: Robert Erickson handcrafted South Yuba wooden arm chair.

Lot 117: Jeffrey Bernett Design White leather upholstered reclining armchair, on polished steel sled base.

Lot 118: Scale model of an American Clipper Ship, painted and finely detailed.

Lot 119: Henri Joseph Dillens (1812-1872), Oil on panel. In the Kitchen. Signed 'Henri Dillens' (lower left).

Lot 120: English sampler by Mary Johnson. Depicting a castle with a floral border. Dated 1829.

Lot 121: Jean-Claude Gaugy (French, born 1944), Carved wood mixed media, Untitled, San Francisco Victorian House, early 1970s. Repainted and reframed in 2013 by the artist. Purchased from Jean-Claude Gaugy. Signed lower left Gaugy.

Lot 122: Jean Legros (French, 1917-1981), acrylic on canvas, ‘Les Oiseaux’ 1977. Abstract painting of birds in primary colors. Signed and dated lower right.

Lot 123: Shirl Herbert Goedike (American, born 1923), Oil on canvas, Beach Birds. Signed lower left Shirle.

Lot 124: Juan Lopez Taetzel (Argentinean 20th C.), Oil on canvas, Still Life in a Landscape.

Lot 125: English sampler. Depicting a central diamond motif with birds, a crown and flowering plants surrounded by trees and potted plants. Dated 1804.

Lot 126: Randall Grubb art glass paperweight. Etched Randall Grubb ’86. From the collection of Eric Sinizer.

Lot 127: Soren Pedersen sterling silver cuff with garnet, onyx, amethyst, amber, tourmaline, moonstone, chalcedony, and carnelian stones. Etched signature and marked sterling.

Lot 128: Garnet, blue Topaz, Diamond and Gold necklace.

Lot 129: Andrew Cooperman, ‘Lunate Spine’ brooch. Shibuichi, 14k rose, 18k, cobalt calcite.

Lot 130: Pair of yellow gold clip earrings, marked 14K ANF.

Lot 131: Sterling silver ring with an oval window encasing coral spines and 2 loose seed pearls. Signed on shoulder "Cotter". Marked sterling.

Lot 132: Axel Russmeyer purple furry necklace. Twenty-one beaded beads and ribbon closure.

Lot 133: Lezlie Jane glass bluebird ring. Sculpted glass ring made to look like a resting bluebird. Etched signature.

Lot 134: Phil Mason, ‘Purity Protecting Passion’ bangle.18k gold spinel, garnet, topaz. This bangle is an original one-of-a-kind piece entirely hand fabricated.

Lot 135: Kristen Lora sterling silver ‘Safari Cuff’. Cuff with various safari animals including a zebra, rhino, giraffe, cheetah and hippo. Etched KL.

Lot 136: Kristen Lora sterling silver ‘Canine Cuff’. Cuff with various dog breeds. Etched KL.

Lot 137: Vintage necklace of thirty three tomato shaped, melon cut amethyst beads, graduated from 12 ½-19mm., with 14 kt. polished yellow gold oval box clasp.

Lot 138: Alexander Pope (British 1763 -1835), Pencil and watercolor on paper, Portrait of Mrs. Annesley Oakley. Early 19th century. Signed in bottom left corner A. Pope. Exhibited at the Royal Academy in 1807.

Lot 139: Charissa Brock, "Suit of Armor". Bamboo with waxed linen thread. 2002.

Lot 140: Jacques & Mary Regat bronze sculpture, "Eclipse". Limited edition #2/12. Commemorating 2000 as a new millennium.

Lot 141: Large Steiff giraffe, on stand. Height: 8ft.

Lot 142: (2) Art pottery volcanic rock glaze bells. Brass handles with ringers missing. No discernible signature.

Lot 143: Art pottery vase with volcaninc rock glaze. Signed. (Jim Wayne?).

Lot 144: Kelly McLain "Elk Boy". Sandcast glass, and steel. Signed and dated '97.

Lot 145: Lladro porcelain figural group, Girl, Boy and Goose (no. 5033). Sculptor: Juan Huerta.

Lot 146: Lladro porcelain group, Back to School, (no. 5702). Sculptor: Antonio Ramos.

Lot 147: Kurt and Lynda Carlson art glass perfume bottle. Etched Kurt and Lynda Carlson 2004. From the collection of Eric Sinizer.

Lot 148: Kurt and Lynda Carlson double faced art glass goblet. Etched Kurt and Lynda Carlson 2005. From the collection of Eric Sinizer.

Lot 149: Framed oil on canvas, Autumn sunset, woodland scene with stream, path and bridge. No discernible signature.

Lot 150: Dennis Anderson (American, 1940-2005), Bronze sculpture of an elk bust. Inscribed "Anderson 17/40 ©", affixed to a marble base. (Approx. 24" tall including base).

Lot 151: Italian Marble Statues, The Four Seasons

Lot 152: (2) Antique wind up bird cage clocks (1 working) and a wind up bird in cage (working).

Lot 153: Vintage wind up large metal ferris wheel toy,(J. Chien, Hercules, with key).

Lot 154: (2) Chinese hand colored 2-panel scrolls.

Lot 155: (2) Asian hand colored scrolls on paper.

Lot 156: (2) Asian 2-panel scrolls on silk.

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Loewe-Opta Fonovox Type 05960 Phonograph/Radio (1958-1959)

Kimball Phonograph (1930s)

Godin La Belle Epoque #3733 octagonal woodstove

Craftsman 150 psi 15 gallon compressor

Craftsman 2.0HP 20 gallon compressor

Hotsy model HM 4035 high pressure pump

Engineer's rolling measurinf wheels

Silver Radio model 30 (1930s)

Lot 157: Pair Of Hand Painted Glass And  Drop Crystal Candle Lusters.

Lot 158: Biedermeier style pine 3-drawer drop front chest. The drop front opens to (10) interior drawers and a single cubby. Circa 1950.

Lot 159: (2) Vintage table lamps. Hand  painted glass and brass lamp and cranberry glass and brass lamp.

Lot 160: Biedermeier style pine 4-drawer chest (circa 1930).

Lot 161: Modernist 3-light floor lamp with marble base.

Lot 162: Circa 1960s bamboo stem floor  lamp with paper shade. Shade  signed I. Noguchi. (damage to the shade).

Lot 163: Two Continental style marble top 3-drawer bombe commodes.

Lot 164: Neo-classical style upholstered seat side chair.

Lot 165: Classical style painted circular tripod side table.

Lot 166: Langenthal "Lioba D9102" porcelain dinner service, 45 pieces.

Lot 167: Pair of Van Schierholz german  porcelain figural ornate  5-light candelabra. (approx. 15.5" tall).

Lot 168: El Palomar "Tonala Blue" pottery dinner service, 113 pcs. Incomplete place setting for 10 with serving pieces.

Lot 169: Regency Style Burl Mahogany Dining Table and Chairs. Regency style decorative burl mahogany double pedestal dining table, with two leaves, fluted side panel with applied motifs and twelve (12) fully upholstered side chairs.

Lot 170: 19th C. black and gilt painted  oval pedestal table with  floral decorated top and abalone shell style  border. (repaired). (approx. 28" tall, 25 1/2" x 21").

Lot 171: Set of (4) contemporary gilt framed upholstered wing back chairs

Lot 172: George III mahogany sideboard. Serpentine outline fitted with a center drawer above an arched apron flanked by 2 short drawers and one deep drawer. Square tapered fluted legs ending in block feet.

Lot 173: French Empire style paint and gilt decorated pier mirror. Architectural table inset of the looking glass, centered between fluted Corinthian columns.

Lot 174: 20th C. Georgian style mahogany with cross band inlay secretary bookcase. Pierced swan neck pediment over astragal modeled glazed door bookcase. The lower case fitted with slide out drop front fitted desk over four drawers.

Lot 175: Asian polychrome painted and red lacquered cart with 2 horses.

Lot 176: Pair of Circa. 1920s wood  stands.

Lot 177: Pair of Empire Sterling silver weighted 3-light candelabra, #620. (Approx. 9 1/2" tall).

Lot 178: Buzz Blodgett ribbed double neck vase. Etched Buzz Blodgett 2006 060605. From the collection of Eric Sinizer.

Lot 179: Lime green flat art glass pitcher with gold speckled blue handle and base. Etched signature. From the collection of Eric Sinizer.

Lot 180: Steve Keister (American, born 1949), mixed media and metal wall sculpture, She-Wolfe, 1988.

Lot 181: English inlaid mahogany eight day longcase clock with moon phase automation. Dial indistinctly signed Toxteth Park. First quarter 19th C.

Lot 182: Group of (9) silver pill boxes, incl. sterling.

Lot 183: Sterling silver fork and spoon with loop handles. (approx. 2.2 ozt).

Lot 184: Group of (8) sterling silver pill boxes and perfume bottles.

Lot 185: English sterling silver lidded jar with glass insert and a  sterling dish. (silver: 12.3 ozt).

Lot 186: Georg Jensen plated flatware. 18/8 ep. (52 pieces).

Lot 187: Group of sterling silver salt and pepper shakers, mustard pots.

Lot 188: Group of vintage colored glass miniature animals with jeweled eyes.

Lot 189: (3) Morgan silver dollars.

Lot 190: Approx. (89) silver dimes.

Lot 191: Group of U.S. coins incl. (3) Franklin silver half dollars, 1967 half dollar, silver quarter, (10) indian head and (10) war time nickels.

Lot 192: Getzner series 300 b-flat trumpet, serial no: R37239

Lot 193: Early 1900s Corona typewriter with case and instruction booklets

Lot 194: Blapunkt Verona 2608 am/fm/sw radio. (mfd. 1959).

Lot 195: English leather shell case holder and wood barrel.

Lot 196: Three (3) George Nelson designed for Herman Miller circular side tables with white painted  metal base and wood tops, each with metal label.

Lot 197: Giotto Stoppino designed for Kartell number 4676 magazine rack. circa 1972.

Lot 198: Two Kartell number 7452 containers, made in Italy.

Lot 199: Vintage 3-panel painted canvas screen.

Lot 200: Late 19th C. art nouveau shaving stand.

Lot 201: (2) Designer laminated wood stools. (Faint label indicates  ICF, New York, made in Holland).

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Lot 203: Pair of gilt bronze single light wall sconces. (Approx. 15" tall).

Lot 204: Circa 1880 continental gilt wood armchair with floral upholstery.

Lot 205: Vintage hurricane lamp. Milky  white base with painted floral shade. (26" tall).

Lot 206: Framed Frank Lobdell print, abstract black and white, signed Lobdell, #6/35, dated 10.23.86. (approx. 13.5" x 17.5").

Lot 207: Chinese black lacquer altar table. Upswept ends, scroll  frieze, straight round legs. Decorated with  red lacquer dragons amongst parcel gilt scrolls, cloud bands and lotus. 19th C. with a later glass top. (approx. 34" tall, 77" x 20 1/2").

Lot 208: (3) Vintage equestrian photographs.

Lot 209: Vintage hurricane lamp. Shaded green base with white and  green shade. (21" tall).

Lot 210: Oriental rosewood 2-door, single drawer cabinet.

Lot 211: Hand knotted Oriental rug. (approx. 5' x 3.5')

Lot 212: Classical style mahogany rectangular mirror.

Lot 213: Circa 1900s needlepoint upholstered oak armchair.

Lot 214: (3) Waterford crystal items; lidded biscuit jar, lidded  decanter and a sailboat sculpture.

Lot 215: Lladro porcelain figure, Wonderful Mother. (No. 6975). Sculptor: Virginia González.

Lot 216: Lavender to clear art glass bowl. Signed, dated 2007. (Approx. 7 1/4" tall, 13 1/2" wide).

Lot 217: (3) Staffordshire style porcelain figures. (Approx. 13" tall, one repaired).

Lot 218: (5) Royal Copenhagen blue and  white porcelain items. Coffee  pot, compote and (3) candlesticks.

Lot 219: Lladro porcelain figure, Anticipation. (No. 6608). Sculptor: Regino Torrijos.

Lot 220: Buzz Blodgett cranberry and amber art glass swirl vase. (Approx. 14" tall).

Lot 221: (2) David Killen watercolors, duck decoys, signed, framed. (approx. 9" x 13.5").

Lot 222: Group of asstd. textiles, linens, and a kimono.

Lot 223: Painted metal 3-light floral wall sconce.

Lot 224: First quarter 20th Century carved figural statue. (approx. 42" tall).

Lot 225: Chippendale style mahogany framed mirror with gilt embellishments

Lot 226: Mahogany 4-drawer chest. Plaque marked: Made in England

Lot 227: Bronze sculpture of Hermes with Caduceus, on stone plinth. (Overall: approx. 28 1/2" tall).

Lot 228: Mahogany 3-step commode.

Lot 229: Pair of walnut veneer cube end tables and a bust stand.

Lot 230: Circa 1940s hanging oil lamp with glass shade and drop  crystals.

Lot 231: (2) Michael Corney ceramic cat vases, signed Corney. (approx. 5" tall).

Lot 232: (3) porcelain figures; Lladro bear, cat with mouse, and DJ Copenhagen girl with bucket.

Lot 233: (2) Smyers northern star art glass paperweights.

Lot 234: RW & S sterling silver 7-pc  vanity set and an associated jar.

Lot 235: German hand painted porcelain partial coffee /chocolate set.

Lot 236: (2) Carlson sp76 art glass vases. (4744 & 4748). (approx. 6.5" tall).

Lot 237: (8) porcelain animal figures,  incl. Beatrix Potter, Royal Doulton.

Lot 238: Royal Copenhagen porcelain  cups and saucers; (4) teacups and sacuers and (2) coffee cups and saucers. (#081, #092).

Lot 239: Bronze coat of arms with pegasus and swords. (Approx. 24" x 39").  

Lot 240: (4) decorative masks.

Lot 241: (2) mirror top circular occasional tables.

Lot 242: Walnut cased wall clock. (damaged).

Lot 243: Hand knotted Oriental rug. (approx. 6'4" x 4'4").

Lot 244: Pair of George III style mahogany 4-drawer low chests. 20th C.

Lot 245: Pair of mahogany circular side tables on tri column form bases.

Lot 246: 19th C. English wall clock.

Lot 247: Framed cheetah print, "the trail beyond", signed G. Moore Gordon. (approx. 28" x 21").

Lot 248: Chris Madden home collection 2-door, 2-drawer chest with pull out slat and 2 shelves.

Lot 249: Bronze vessel form table lamp. (Japanese?). (overall: approx. 31" tall).

Lot 250: Lane Furniture occasional on pedestal base.