the silversmith including historic, ornamental and functional objects followed by a session of collectible coins and currency. Top lots to date include: Georg Jensen "Acorn" flatware; a Tiffany & Co. coffee service; and a massive Gorham tray. (Previews begin December 1)
Great Estates: Saturday, December 8, 2012
The three-day weekend sale continues with a day of high-end estate items including 18th, 19th and early 20th century furnishings, decorative arts and fine arts, American folk art, Native American, Asian art and antiques. (Previews being December 1)
Jewelry/Couture: Sunday, December 9, 2012
Day three of the sale is devoted to fine and period jewelry, luxury goods, precious gemstones, diamond jewelry, couture bijoux, watches, objet de vertu and designer accessories. Featured pieces include: an untreated sapphire ring; a Tutti Fruitti Giardinetto cuff; a Lacloche Frères necessary; a Patek Philippe Calatrava wristwatch; fur coats; and handbags by Chanel, Judith Leiber and Jimmy Choo. (Previews begin December 1)
Notes for the Editor
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• About Rago Arts and Auction Center
Since 1994, Rago's has served thousands of sellers and buyers with a singular blend of global reach and personal service. Originally specialists in 20th century design, today Rago's expertise covers centuries of fine art, decorative arts, furnishings, jewelry and ethnographic property. It is a world-class venue through which to buy and sell. It is also a destination for those who seek to learn and share knowledge about art, antiques and collecting, offering free valuations for personal property (from a single piece to collections and estates), appraisals and auction exhibitions in house and online. Rago's, the largest and leading auction house in New Jersey, is located midway between Philadelphia and New York.
• Rago's is now accepting consignments for all 2012 auctions. Email firstname.lastname@example.org.