Avro Vulcan; From a Large Collection of Dinky Toys

Avro Vulcan; From a Large Collection of Dinky Toys

To be sold September 5, Online Only Sale

Selections from a Large Collection of Model Airplanes

Selections from a Large Collection of Model Airplanes

To be sold, September 5th 2019

Exceptional Antique Steinway Baby Grand Piano

Exceptional Antique Steinway Baby Grand Piano

From Our July 13th Auction

Fine Estate Jewelry

Fine Estate Jewelry

Sold at Auction, July 13, 2019

An Exceptional Northwest Coast Mask

An Exceptional Northwest Coast Mask

From Our July 13th Auction

Abbott Henderson Thayer, Hunter and Dog in the Woods, 1874

Abbott Henderson Thayer, Hunter and Dog in the Woods, 1874

From Our July 13th Auction

J.J. Audubon 'Carolina Parrots' Lithograph (detail)

J.J. Audubon 'Carolina Parrots' Lithograph (detail)

From Our July 13th Auction

Eight English Windsor Armchairs

Eight English Windsor Armchairs

Sold at Auction, July 13, 2019

An Exceptional Northwest Coast Mask

An Exceptional Northwest Coast Mask

Sold at Auction, July 13, 2019

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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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Lockheed P-38 Lightning 'Putt Putt Maru' Scale Display Model Lockheed P-38 Lightning 'Putt Putt Maru' Scale Display Model

Collectable Online Only Auction Featuring Dolls, Airplanes and Antique Toys, Sep. 5, 2019

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