Patek Philippe 18kt. Gold Pocket Watch, 1876

Patek Philippe 18kt. Gold Pocket Watch, 1876

Sold, July 2017

Piaget 18kt. Gold Ladies Wrist Watch

Piaget 18kt. Gold Ladies Wrist Watch

Sold, July 2017

Chinese Nephrite Urn

Chinese Nephrite Urn

To be auctioned, July 2017

Chinese Nephrite Leaf Shaped Brush Washer

Chinese Nephrite Leaf Shaped Brush Washer

Sold, July 2017

Benjamin Champney (1817-1907)  Moat Mountain from Intervale

Benjamin Champney (1817-1907) Moat Mountain from Intervale

Sold, July 2017

Samuel Lancaster Gerry, MA (1813-1891)  Mount Washington

Samuel Lancaster Gerry, MA (1813-1891) Mount Washington

Sold, July 2017

William Preston Phelps (1848-1923) Mount Monadnock

William Preston Phelps (1848-1923) Mount Monadnock

Sold, July 2017

Waltham Leather Fire Bucket, 1824

Waltham Leather Fire Bucket, 1824

Sold, July 2017

An Important Native American Burl Bowl

An Important Native American Burl Bowl

Sold, July 2017

An Exceptional Solomon Islands Figural Container, Published and Exhibited

An Exceptional Solomon Islands Figural Container, Published and Exhibited

Sold, July 2017

Margherita Gonzaga (1591-1632), Princess of Mantua, School of Frans Pourbus, the Younger (1569-1622)

Margherita Gonzaga (1591-1632), Princess of Mantua, School of Frans Pourbus, the Younger (1569-1622)

Sold, July 15, 2017

NE Grain Painted Two Drawer Blanket Chest

NE Grain Painted Two Drawer Blanket Chest

Sold July 15, 2017

Important American Needlework Sampler by Ann Flower, 1755

Important American Needlework Sampler by Ann Flower, 1755

To be auctioned July 15, 2017

Asahel Lynde Powers, Vermont, Illinois (1813-1843). Signed Portraits

Asahel Lynde Powers, Vermont, Illinois (1813-1843). Signed Portraits

Sold, January 14, 2017

Important American Cross Stretcher Pembroke Table

Important American Cross Stretcher Pembroke Table

Sold, January 14, 2017

Pennsylvania Chippendale Dish Top Tea Table

Pennsylvania Chippendale Dish Top Tea Table

Sold January 14, 2017

Juliaan De Vriendt, Belgian (1842-1935) Oil on Board

Juliaan De Vriendt, Belgian (1842-1935) Oil on Board

Sold, January 14, 2017

Northwest Coast Carved and Painted Totem Pole

Northwest Coast Carved and Painted Totem Pole

Sold, January 14, 2017

A Kurd Bijar Runner

A Kurd Bijar Runner

Sold, January 14, 2017

A Large Chinese Ancestor Portrait on Silk

A Large Chinese Ancestor Portrait on Silk

Sold, January 14, 2017

An Exceptional Carved Northwest Coast Box

An Exceptional Carved Northwest Coast Box

Sold, January 14, 2017

Extensive Letter and Ephemera Archive, Civil War, PA Cavalry 1861-1865

Extensive Letter and Ephemera Archive, Civil War, PA Cavalry 1861-1865

Sold December 3, 2016---Stamps, Books, Manuscripts and Ephemera

Tasha Tudor, illustrated correspondence with Elizabeth Yates

Tasha Tudor, illustrated correspondence with Elizabeth Yates

Sold December 3, 2016---Stamps, Books, Manuscripts and Ephemera

Tasha Tudor Birthday Card for Elizabeth Yates

Tasha Tudor Birthday Card for Elizabeth Yates

Sold December 3, 2016---Stamps, Books, Manuscripts and Ephemera

1853 Travel Journal. A fascinating tale of a journey to and gold mining in Australia

1853 Travel Journal. A fascinating tale of a journey to and gold mining in Australia

Sold December 3, 2016---Stamps, Books, Manuscripts and Ephemera

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Auction Highlights

imperial jade necklaces sell for $132,000

Imperial Jade Necklaces Top Estate Auction At The Cobbs

Hot stuff sparkled at The Cobbs on July 6, where fine material, mostly from area collections and estates, held sway.

The runaway favorite of the day was a Twentieth Century lot of two 12-inch imperial jade necklaces in a brilliant green with matching gold color clasps inset with jade beads, one of which had a second gold clasp with jade drops that sold for $132,000. Speaking after the sale, auctioneer Charlie Cobb said mildly, "We are not known for our jewelry, but these did really well!" They were estimated at $1/1,500. The necklaces came from a Baltimore area estate and went to the New York trade... Read complete article

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Mt Chocorua from old barn in Conway by Frank Henry Shapleig sold for $9,500

Frank Henry Shapleigh Oil Sells for $9,500 in July Auction

Frank Henry Shapleigh, (1842-1906), New Hampshire. Oil on canvas, Mr. Chocorua.

The oil on canvas painting of a barn scene with a view of a red cape cod house & shed with Mt Chocorua in the background, signed lower right "FH Shapleigh" and on the verso "Mt Chocorua from old barn in Conway by FH Shapleigh", 10" x 16", appears to be original frame.

Provenance: Collection of White Mountain National Bank.

Price Realized: $9,500

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