Tradewinds 2011 spring all-cane auction Tradewinds is pleased to present our 38th all-cane live auction on April 23, 2011, at 11:00 AM, with preview at 9:00 AM, at the Marriott Peabody just off route 128 at exit #28, in Peabody, Mass.
News-Antique.com - Apr 02,2011 - We are starting our 19th year of doing all-cane auctions and have gathered a fine array of antique canes. We will be offering 186 lots of carefully selected high quality pieces, with many rare and uncommon examples. Among the many items to be auctioned are examples from the Semones, Roth, and Katzman Collections as well as selected pieces from a fine collection from Illinois.
At 6:30PM on Friday, April 22,2011, the night before the auction,there will be a special early preview and cocktail party with hors doeuvres, and all are welcome.
A sampling of highlights includes: A California gold quartz cane (Est:$6000-$8000), a violin cane (Est: $5000-$8000), a Remington large doghead gun cane (Est: $7000-$9000), a Tiffany Nast large eagle (Est: $5000-$7000), two 17th Century ivory pique canes (Est: $5000-$7000 & $4000-$6000), a
Saint-Cloud porcelain cane (Est: ($2000-$3000), an ivory hand with shibayama ($1800-$2800), a narwhal with silver cap (Est: $4500-$6500), an Holuska watch cane (Est: $2500-$3500), Trujillos gold quartz and tortoiseshell cane (Est: $7500-$9500), Major Dickeys solid gold cane (Est: $2000-$3000), a Wedgwood jasperware cane (Est: $3000-$4000), a large ivory duck cane
(Est: $1500-$2500), and much, much more. We will be presenting high quality examples in carved ivory, nautical, decorative, historical, folk art and gadget.
A 15% Buyers premium will be added to the hammer price of each lot. A 3% discount will be subtracted from the hammer price of each lot for buyers personally attending and purchasing for themselves at the sale. (Telephone bidding and absentee bidding, either written or electronic, do not qualify for the 3% discount.)
If you wish to order our special fully pictured catalog, please call at (978) 526-4085, $45.00 U.S., $50.00 outside. (MasterCard or Visa accepted).