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Auction Highlights – 8th November 2108

The beautiful Helene Kreszenz didn’t grace us with her presents last night but worthy of a mention with her portraits topping the auction. Jewellery, glass and pottery all selling well. As well as horse and greyhound racing memorabilia, advertising and art. As usual, preparation for next week’s auction is in full swing, see you there.

*Prices include buyer’s premium and GST

Lot No. Description Price
2 Pair of figural cherub Alabaster candle holders on plinth bases $99
5 Vintage heavily carved oriental side table with marble top $186
117 c1900 Cast Iron Chaff cutter by G. Munro & Co Ballarat $124
121 Victorian side table with turned legs on castors and Minton tiled top with Arthurian scene $99
123.1 4 x Shelves of Horse racing and equine books $310
124 Reproduction cast metal Eagle plaque $99
153 Perspex Streets ‘Paddle Pop Lion’ Milk bar advertising sign – approx. 105cm x 51cm $124
169 Presentation framed Kevin Murray signed VFL – Fitzroy Football Club jumper – approx. 100cm x 75cm $149
170 Large Trudy Fry style Australian Pottery charger, Wall plaque – bronze glaze with crackle blue/green decoration – 85cm diameter $149
204 2 x Jim Beam advertising figural tins with Unopened/sealed 700ml bottles $273
219 Vintage 1927 Silverplate Wendouree Cup Trophy with Greyhound finial $211
229 2 x antique brass censors on chains $199
272 Vintage Chinese Elephant ivory puzzle ball on stand 18cm tall 3.5cm diameter $186
274 Pair of Mid-Century Italian Miniatures by Cofanetti – Quadretti Sopraletti E. Travaglini Milano $161
275 N. Stieler 19th Century Miniature – Portrait of German beauty Helene Kreszenz Sedlmayr on Ivory – in Oval Gilt filigree frame with pearl buttons, signed N Stieler – 8cm tall $397
276 N. Stieler 19th Century Miniature portrait of German Beauty Helene Kreszenz Sedlmayr, signed N Stieler, on Ivory – in gilt filigree frame – 7 x 9cm $497
277 18ct white gold shaped ring – 7.3 gms $248
284 Pretty Tuscan China set of 5 trios in pink with gilt and floral decoration $99
289 Vintage Metal USA Salem Cigarettes advertising sign – approx 35 x 20cms $118
309 Large c.1920’s Unmarked Japanese AWAJI Art Pottery VASE – Traditional shape, brown glaze w/ Applied Dragon around body, Fish shaped handles, incised & applied scrolly decoration – 46cm H. $224
332 Pair of Australian Bernard Stoner Art glass Galah glasses $106
336 Archimede Seguso Mid Century Murano Blue Opalino Vase – 13cm tall $112
349 ARTHUR MERRIC BOYD & John Howley Post War Australian Pottery CABINET Plate – H/Painted ABORIGINAL in Bush Landscape decoration by John Howley, signed A M BOYD verso – 18.5cm D $211