Chinese Nephrite Carved Interlocking Bracelet

Chinese Nephrite Carved Interlocking Bracelet

To be auctioned July 15, 2017

Jadeite Bi Disk Necklace in Yellow Gold

Jadeite Bi Disk Necklace in Yellow Gold

To be auctioned July 15, 2017

Exquisite Diamond Cocktail Ring in Platinum

Exquisite Diamond Cocktail Ring in Platinum

To be auctioned July 15, 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)

To be auctioned July 15, 2017

NE Grain Painted Two Drawer Blanket Chest

NE Grain Painted Two Drawer Blanket Chest

To be auctioned 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

Important Fine Art, Antiques, Jewelry & Firearms

Important Fine Art, Antiques, Jewelry & Firearms

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

Saito Kiyoshi, 'Winter in Aizu', color woodblock print

Saito Kiyoshi, 'Winter in Aizu', color woodblock print

Sold, September 24, 2016

Edmund Darch Lewis (1835-1910). "Nebraska Notch, VT"  29 1/2" X 50"

Edmund Darch Lewis (1835-1910). "Nebraska Notch, VT" 29 1/2" X 50"

Sold, September 24, 2016

Kenneth Stubbs (1907-1967). "Caucus" Oil on board

Kenneth Stubbs (1907-1967). "Caucus" Oil on board

Sold, September 24 2016

Important N.H. State House Desk c.1819 made by Porter Blanchard of Concord, N.H

Important N.H. State House Desk c.1819 made by Porter Blanchard of Concord, N.H

Sold, September 24 2016

Vintage Patek Philippe Wrist Watch with 14kt. Gold Band

Vintage Patek Philippe Wrist Watch with 14kt. Gold Band

Sold, September 24 2016

Federal Mahogany Glazed Door Secretary

Federal Mahogany Glazed Door Secretary

Sold, September 24 2016

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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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A Superb Northwest Coast Indian Grease Box A Superb Northwest Coast Indian Grease Box

Fine Art & Antiques, Jan. 14, 2017

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