Among the unique timepieces slated to cross the auction block Oct. 27 through Heritage Auctions is an enamel snuff box with a hidden clock and automation.
Pieces from notable collections fetched a record-setting $6 million during the Fine Jewelry and Timepieces April 6-8 at Leslie Hindman Auctioneers’. Leading all lots was a .06 carat emerald cut diamond which realized $464,500, against a presale estimate of $250,000 to $300,000.
Three fantastic collections – of 1920s Rene Lalique glass, netsuke carving and signed estate jewelry – will headline a 500-lot estates auction planned for Sunday, Oct. 27, by A. B. Levy’s, in the firm’s main gallery located at 211 Worth Avenue in Palm Beach, Fla.
Period and contemporary jewelry, gentleman’s pieces and premiere maker watch brands such as Patek Philippe and Rolex will all share the auction spotlight June 16, 2012.
BOYNTON BEACH, Fla. – The estate of the late Duke Louis d’Antin – a French-born nobleman who led a rich and interesting life prior to his passing earlier this year, who furnished his Key Biscayne, Fla., home with the finest art and antiques – will be sold on Saturday, Oct. 22, by Elite Decorative...