From Bakelite to mechanical banks, it's bound to be found in Morphy's July 27 Discovery Auction Dan Morphy Auctions’ popular new series of Discovery Auctions continues with a Tuesday, July 27, 2010 event starting at 10 a.m. Eastern Time and featuring 605 assorted lots.
News-Antique.com - Jul 20,2010 - DENVER, Pa. – Dan Morphy Auctions’ popular new series of Discovery Auctions continues with a Tuesday, July 27, 2010 event starting at 10 a.m. Eastern Time and featuring 605 assorted lots. The inventory encompasses many categories of antique and vintage items, including 20 mechanical and still banks and a wide array of toys.
A beautiful selection of jewelry will be offered, highlighted by more than 200 pieces of colorful, early Bakelite in novelty shapes, and 50 pieces of Native-American jewelry featuring turquoise, coral and onyx in sterling silver settings.
Beauties from the turn of the 20th century are the predominant theme in a collection of 25 celluloid photo albums and sewing boxes. The decorative offerings continue with 50 pieces of fine glass, paintings and prints, clocks and a selection of spongeware.
Approximately 100 toys of various types will be auctioned, with an additional 50 pressed steel toys and 20 trains.
Additional categories featured in the sale include vintage signs and antique advertising, a De Laval hanging kerosene lamp, early railroad lanterns, a few primitives, pocket knives and pen knives, a large stamp collection and a signed Cleveland Browns Joe Jurevicius football jersey.
Dan Morphy’s single-day Discovery Auctions are fast, fun and always filled with surprises to delight collectors. We invite you to come to the auction in person or take part through any of a number of bidding methods, including phone, absentee or live via the Internet through either MorphyLive or LiveAuctioneers.com.
What will you discover in Dan Morphy’s July 27 Discovery Auction? Visit the online catalog at www.MorphyAuctions.com or www.LiveAuctioneers.com and find out.