Magnificent ABCG claret jug by J. Hoare realizes $75,000 at Woody Auction, Mar. 2 A magnificent 16-inch American Brilliant Cut Glass turquoise cut to clear claret jug attributed to J. Hoare sold for $75,000 at an auction held Mar. 2 by Woody Auction in St. Charles, Missouri.
and a six-sided pedestal vase in the Adam #2 pattern by Sinclaire, topped out at $1,900.
Woody Auctionís next big American Brilliant Cut Glass auction is slated for Saturday, May 25, also at the St. Charles Convention Center. Featured will be over 200 lots from the lifetime collection of Mr. and Mrs. Charles Blanton of Florida, dedicated collectors of some of the finest glass pieces available. A preview will be held Friday, May 24, from 4-6 p.m. Internet bidding provided by LiveAuctioneers.com.
The St. Charles Convention Center is located at One Convention Center Plaza in St. Charles, Mo., just off exit 229 of Interstate 70. For event lodging, the Embassy Suites Hotel is connected directly to the Convention Center. For reservations, call 636-946-5544. The Fairfield Inn is also located across the street from the Center. For reservations, please call 636-946-1000.
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