Saturday, December 11th, 2021
12PM ET -- no in-house bidding - bid with us online, absentee or by phone
Gallery open for preview 10-5 Friday, December 10th.
Important historical pieces from WWII highlight this outstanding sale, which includes a fabulous selection of rare vintage perfume bottles, antique cast iron toys, contemporary and antique jewelry, gold and silver coins, fine paintings and sculpture.
-- Iconic piece of WWII history: A Walther P38 pistol captured by Julian Aaron Cook, recipient of the Distinguished Service Cross for his actions in Operation Market Garden (Cook was played by Robert Redford in the 1977 movie, “A Bridge Too Far”). Comes with a signed letter from Cook to the consignor.
-- Other militaria, including a document signed by ERWIN ROMMEL, a gin bottle from Rommel’s personal stash, a German Luger, various military edged weapons, a button from a ship captain’s jacket from the Battle of Lake Erie and more.
-- Fine art, including many original oil and watercolor pieces of ERICH STAUB, Australian painter JOHN MATHER, Ken Hawk, Peter Max, Newton Merrill, George Niles and others.
-- Rare piece of golf memorabilia, possibly unique: A White House cap signed by TIGER WOODS and his father, EARL WOODS. (JSA certified.)
-- An enormous selection of fine jewelry, including a vintage 18k men’s ROLEX Day Date, a selection of unique gold cufflinks, vintage fraternity and sorority pins.
-- Gold and silver coins, including key date Morgan silver dollars, 19c U.S. gold, etc.
-- Native American jewelry, including bracelets, necklaces, rings, and more. Dozens of antique, vintage and contemporary pieces.
-- One-of-a-kind handpainted HERMES Kelly handbag and Hermes traveler’s pocketbook.
-- Near life-size Diana the Huntress bronze sculpture.
-- French SEVRES porcelain 18-light chandelier.
-- Antique and vintage perfumes, including Lalique, Baccarat and others, highlighted by a rare 1959 Lancome “Sputnik” bottle in the original box and several other scarce examples.
-- Vintage and modern firearms, including 1940s German Luger, AR-15, Springfield Krag, Winchester Mod. 94, Thompson Center Contender, Sig Sauer GSR, Colt Official Police, Browning A5 and other shotguns.
-- 1978 Moto Guzzi Lemans 850 motorcycle
Online bidding available through Bidsquare, Live Auctioneers, Invaluable, Proxibid and HiBid. Phone bids (greater of $100 or posted opening bid) and absentee bids accepted -- form is on our website.
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