ONLINE AUCTION | May. 14 12:00pm - May. 25 1:00pm

DECORATIVE ARTS & COLLECTIBLES

Buyer's Premium: 

22% (2% discount on cash or debit)

Featuring Asian porcelains and collectibles, pair carved rosewood chairs, artwork, coins and currency, clocks, sports items and much more.   

A sincere effort has been made to catalogue or photograph any major flaws; however, everything is offered "as is". Condition reports are always available by telephone or email.

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4501

PAIR BRONZE BOOKENDS

Depicting "The Thinker" in relief, height for each 14cm (5 1/2in)

Starting Bid: $10
4502

CHESS SET

Counter your opponent's gambit with the scholar's checkmate on this 44.5cm (17 1/2in) square wood chess board with weighted metal chess pieces; together with a wood backgammon board, used to store

Current Bid: $10
4503

TEAPOT

Stone teapot with "dragon" spout and handle, width 15.2cm (6in)

Starting Bid: $10
4504

COVERED DISH

Frosted glass with "elephant" handle, diameter 15.2cm (6in)

Current Bid: $10
4505

ANTIQUE LOCKBOX

Antique steel lockbox with key showing patina, the locking mechanism still functioning well - 10.8 x 29.2 x 17.8cm (4 1/4 x 11 1/2 x 7in)

Current Bid: $20
4506

CHINESE TEA CADDY

Pewter tea caddy circa 1900-1920 with five scenes, height 16.5cm (6 1/2in)

Current Bid: $10
4507

KNIFE SET

Cased set of six knives with mother-of-pearl handles, marked "Alpha"

Current Bid: $15
4508

CLAY CARVINGS

Three clay busts affixed to a 20.3 x 15.2cm (8 x 6in) frame, together with a single carving - handwritten on the frame verso "San Geronimo Pyramid, 1000 B.C"; offered "as is" wi

Starting Bid: $10
4509

BRASS

Including pair of 27.9cm (11in) high candlesticks, teapot and drinking vessel

Starting Bid: $10
4510

TWO CHINESE FIGURES

Two vintage Chinese ceramic figures, each standing 15.2cm (6in) high - one repaired on base

Starting Bid: $10
4511

PAIR ROSEWOOD ARMCHAIRS

Both beautifully carved and with mother-of-pearl inlay, each 82.6cm (32 1/2in) high

Current Bid: $15
4512

JEWELLERY

Tray of assorted necklaces, brooches and more

Starting Bid: $10
4513

CHINESE TEA CADDY

Pewter tea caddy circa 1900-1920 with seven scenes, height 18.4cm (7 1/4in)

Current Bid: $10
4514

ANTIQUE GLASS

Including a 19.1cm (7 1/2in) high frosted glass vase, fluted bowl, souvenir glass, pink vase and blue cut crystal vase - 5 pieces

Current Bid: $10
4515

CURIOS

Including a cast iron "beaver" measuring 16.5cm (6 1/2in) wide, silver pieces, Chinese scent bottle, etc.

Current Bid: $15
4516

THREE CARVINGS

Three Chinese wood carvings, each approximately 15.2cm (6in) high

Starting Bid: $10
4517

SHEFFIELD CUTLERY

"Radiant Brand" Sheffield stainless steel knife set found in the rare original fitted box

Current Bid: $10
4518

REVERSE PAINTED EGG

Beautifully painted glass egg with images of fish, height with stand 14cm (5 1/2in)

Current Bid: $10
4519

PRESSED GLASS

Including a covered compote, pitcher, twin-handled serving plate and dish - 4 pieces

Starting Bid: $10
4520

CHINESE PORCELAIN LIDDED BOX

Affixed to a modern wood base, overall height including base 24.1cm (9 1/2in)

Starting Bid: $10
4521

COPPER UTENSILS

8 copper utensils including ladles, serving pieces and silverplated serving tongs

Starting Bid: $10
4522

TWO CHINESE PORCELAIN FIGURES

Modern examples including a standing figure measuring 22.9cm (9in) high and lidded box with dragon

Starting Bid: $10
4523

BUNNYKINS & POTTERY

Including a Bunnykins ashtray, ceramic vase, glazed pottery dish and toby jug (small chip on top hat)

Starting Bid: $10
4524

CURIOS

Vintage postcards, Hamilton playing cards, American Airlines decal and Costa Rican 100 note

Starting Bid: $10
4525

ALLIGATOR PURSE

Vintage leather purse made in Cuba; some age-related wear

Starting Bid: $10
4526

FOUR ELONGATED CARVINGS

Unique African carvings of standing figures, tallest 47cm (18 1/2in)

Starting Bid: $10
4527

TWO CHINESE VASES

Both vintage hand-painted examples, measuring 24.1 and 31.1cm (9 1/2 and 12 1/4in) high; one with old repair on rim

Current Bid: $10
4528

CLEAR GLASS

Including a 24.8cm (9 3/4in) high decanter, covered dish and four etched glasses

Starting Bid: $10
4529

FRANK LLOYD WRIGHT STORAGE BOX

Small silverplated box with teak wood pull-out storage tray, the top etched design after a rug by Frank Lloyd Wright, which he made for the Max Hoffman House; Note: this particular box was not actu

Current Bid: $10
4530

COAL CARRIER AND BRONZE MIRROR

Chinese school, length of each 19.1cm (7 1/2in)

Starting Bid: $10
4531

CANADA ART POTTERY VASE

Large example measuring 24.8cm (9 3/4in) high

Starting Bid: $10
4532

SPODE "CHELSEA GARDEN" DINNERWARE

Comprising 21 plates in various sizes, with 14 cups and saucers

Current Bid: $41
4533

CHINESE PORCELAIN

Seven hand-painted bowls including three lidded examples

Current Bid: $10
4534

TWO CURIOS

Including a folk art carving of a sitting frog, with wood bowl signed on the base "Mac" and dated Dec. (19)80

Starting Bid: $10
4535

ROSE MEDALLION PLATES

Two antique hand-painted rose medallion plates, 21cm (8 1/4in) and 21.6cm (8 1/2in) diameter

Starting Bid: $10
4536

PAIR SILK EMBROIDERED SHOES

Length for each 25.4cm (10in)

Starting Bid: $10
4537

FOUR PLAQUES

Including two white bisque plaques with figures in relief, each 14.6cm (5 3/4in) diameter; together with two vintage transferware plaques measuring 11.4cm (4 1/2in) diameter including frames

Current Bid: $10
4538

BINOCULARS

Four sets of binoculars including two with fitted leather cases

Starting Bid: $10
4539

ASIAN PORCELAIN

Including bowls, lids, cups, etc. - 23 pieces

Starting Bid: $10
4540

RARE CANADIAN POTTERY DINNERWARE

"Vally Pottery", New Brunswick comprising two salad bowls, two plates and 26cm (10 1/4in) diameter serving bowl; circa 1950's, the company is no longer in business

Current Bid: $10
4541

LARGE BRONZE FLOOR LAMP

1.16m (45 1/2in) high bronze floor lamp depicting a Grecian woman standing next to an ornate painted column

Current Bid: $65
4542

JAPANESE DISH AND URN

Nippon pedestal dish measuring 15.2cm (6in) diameter; together with an Elizabeth Amber porcelain urn from the "Treasures of the Pharaohs" collection

Current Bid: $10
4543

THREE HAND-PAINTED DISHES

Including a 21cm (8 1/4in) diameter Chinese porcelain bowl with hand-painted floral design, painted rose medallion charger and Japanese porcelain ware charger

Starting Bid: $10
4544

CINNABAR VASE

Complete with fitted stand, overall height 17.1cm (6 3/4in); some losses

Starting Bid: $10
4545

CHINESE PORCELAIN

Including four matching plates, tray, two cups and hand-painted dish

Starting Bid: $10
4546

ART POTTERY VASE

With original label on base, height 35.6cm (14in)

Starting Bid: $10
4547

ROYAL DOULTON PLATTER

With painted floral design, measuring 29.2cm (11 1/2in) across

Current Bid: $10
4548

ANTIQUE INKWELL

Affixed to marble base, overall height 8.9cm (3 1/2in)

Current Bid: $10
4549

WALLETS, PURSES, ETC.

Assorted wallets, purses including beaded examples, doily and linens

Current Bid: $10
4550

TWO FIGURINES

Royal Doulton "Wendy", HN 2109; together with a Nao swan figurine, height 15.2cm (6in)

Current Bid: $10
4551

THREE INDIGENOUS COLLECTIBLES

Including a doll with sealskin fur, birch teepee and toy tomahawk

Starting Bid: $10
4552

CHINESE PORCELAIN VASES

Three vases with hand-painted design, one with fitted base - each approximately 12.7cm (5in) tall

Current Bid: $15
4553

ROYAL DOULTON "GUY FAWKES"

HN 3271, with box - height 10.2cm (4in)

Starting Bid: $10
4554

ROYAL DOULTON "GUY FAWKES"

Identical to the previous lot and also with box

Starting Bid: $10
4555

CHINESE BRUSH CLEANER

Antique rock crystal bowl, used to clean calligraphy brushes - diameter 12.7cm (5in); some chips, typical of age

Starting Bid: $10
4556

PAPERWEIGHT

Art glass with portrait bust, signed "St. Clair" on base, diameter 7.6cm (3in)

Starting Bid: $10
4557

CURIOS

Including checkers and dominoes, playing cards, "Monuments of Romanesque" book and vintage comic cards

Starting Bid: $10
4558

CHINESE PORCELAIN

Including a pair of 10.8cm (4 1/4in) high blue and white vases, hand-painted lidded container and two other vases - 5 pieces

Current Bid: $10
4559

THREE ANIMAL FIGURINES

Three bronzed figurines including an owl, dog and penguins - 12.7cm (5in) to 15.2cm (6in) high

Current Bid: $10
4560

STONES

Including four Chinese glass paperweights with painted design - 8 total

Current Bid: $10
4561

ENGLISH SEMI-PORCELAIN

Including three antique platters and charger - offered "as is"

Starting Bid: $10
4562

ASIAN CURIOS

Including a cloisonne apple shaped storage box, vase, bowl, spoons - 5 items

Starting Bid: $10
4563

PAIR ANTIQUE GERMAN FIGURINES

Both signed on base, height for each 24.1cm (9 1/2in)

Starting Bid: $10
4564

KELVIN CHEN ENAMELLED TEAPOT

Miniature handmade teapot measuring 8.3cm (3 1/4in) high, numbered on base 1523 - Certificate of Authenticity found inside

Current Bid: $15
4565

CANADIAN ART POTTERY VASE

Measuring 25.4cm (10in) high

Starting Bid: $10
4566

CURIOS

Including animal figurines, driftwood corkscrew and figural Chinese bronze incense burner - 8 pieces

Starting Bid: $10
4567

TWO LIMOGES PLATTERS

Measuring 35.6cm (14in) and 48.9cm (19 1/4in) across

Current Bid: $10
4568

CHINESE VASE

Glazed ceramic vase, measuring 29.2cm (11 1/2in) high - age unknown but appears to be antique

Current Bid: $21
4569

FIGURINES

Five figurines including stone - tallest 24.1cm (9 1/2in)

Starting Bid: $10
4570

PISGAH FOREST VASE

American studio pottery vase, signed on base - height 27.9cm (11in)

Current Bid: $36
4571

CHINA & CURIOS

Including two cups and saucers (early Paragon), figurine, open salts, etc.

Current Bid: $30
4572

TRINKET BOXES

Five trinket boxes including stone, ceramic and brass examples

Current Bid: $10
4573

POTTERY & GLASS

Including a black ceramic bowl, signed vase and glass serving bowl set

Starting Bid: $10
4574

PAIR WATERCOLOURS

Southeast Asian school watercolours, housed in matching frames - both signed with initials and dated lower middle; sight for each 34.3 x 30.5cm (13 1/2 x 12in)

Current Bid: $10
4575

BRASS SHIPS CLOCK

With original box, diameter of back plate 19.1cm (7 1/2in)

Current Bid: $35
4576

BLUE & WHITE PORCELAIN

Four pieces modern Chinese porcelain including 22.9cm (9in) high ginger jar

Starting Bid: $10
4577

WATERFORD SEAHORSE

Waterford crystal figurine retaining original label on base, height 17.8cm (7in)

Current Bid: $30
4578

ANTIQUE CANADIAN LAW BOOKS

Nine early 20th century Canadian law books, found "as is"

Starting Bid: $10
4579

CHINESE SCULPTURE

Painted porcelain and metal sculpture of three horses, with maker's mark on base - height 29.2cm (11 1/2in), width 40.6cm (16in); some chips to manes and showing paint loss

Starting Bid: $10
4580

TWO OIL PAINTINGS

Signed by the same artist, oils on board, 49.5 x 71.1cm (19 1/2 x 28in) and 50.8 x 71.1cm (20 x 28in) - both framed

Current Bid: $10
4581

PORCELAIN VASE & TEAPOT

Modern Chinese porcelain vase with hand-painted design, height 30.5cm (12in); together with a blue and white English teapot, height 19.7cm (7 3/4in)

Starting Bid: $10
4582

TWO ATLASES

"Britannica World Atlas" and "The Reader's Digest Great World Atlas" - both hardcover examples in satisfactory condition

Starting Bid: $10
4583

CROSA MANTEL CLOCK

Modern battery-operated mantel clock - height 48.3cm (19in), width 49.5cm (19 1/2in)

Starting Bid: $10
4584

TWO TOM THOMSON PRINTS

Two prints after Tom Thomson, housed in matching frames, image size for each 15.2 x 19.1cm (6 x 7 1/2in)

Starting Bid: $10
4585

TWO ART GLASS FIGURINES

Murano glass owl, retaining original label, height 26cm (10 1/4in) - small chip on left ear; art glass duck, height 31.8cm (12 1/2in)

Current Bid: $10
4586

CARRIAGE LAMP CLOCK

Vintage metal radio lamp/clock on wood base, width 49.5cm (19 1/2in)

Current Bid: $10
4587

PICASSO PRINT

Housed in vintage frame, sight 48.3 x 35.6cm (19 x 14in)

Current Bid: $10
4588

PAIR CHINESE PORCELAIN LAMPS

Height for each 48.3cm (19in)

Current Bid: $53
4589

FRAMED SILK

Housed in bamboo-style frame, sight 48.3 x 33cm (19 x 13in)

Current Bid: $10
4590

TWO ART GLASS VASES

27.9cm (11in) and 29.8cm (11 3/4in) high - possibly Murano, one with interior scratch

Current Bid: $25
4591

FLORENTINE SERVING TRAYS

Three ornate Florentine-style serving trays, largest measures 59.7cm (23 1/2in) wide

Current Bid: $10
4592

CHINESE REVERSE PAINTING ON GLASS

Depicting two cats in a landscape, framed, sight 47 x 30.5cm (18 1/2 x 12in)

Starting Bid: $10
4593

PAIR YIXING CLAY VASES

Rare Chinese bonzai vases with tree bark design and calligraphy, made from Yixing clay and with incised stamps by the artist - height for each 33.7cm (13 1/4in); Note: this and the next two lots ar

Current Bid: $10
4594

PAIR YIXING CLAY POTS

Rare Chinese bonzai with tree bark design and calligraphy, made from Yixing clay and with incised stamps by the artist - height for each 18.4cm (7 1/4in)

Current Bid: $10
4595

PAIR YIXING CLAY JARDINIERES

Rare Chinese bonzai jardinieres with tree bark design and calligraphy, made from Yixing clay and with incised stamps by the artist - width for each 29.2cm (11 1/2in) and 30.5cm (12in)

Starting Bid: $10
4596

COLLECTOR CHINA

Including a Wedgwood charger, two old Derby saucers, Belleek dish, Japanese porcelain bowl, etc. - 6 pieces

Current Bid: $10
4597

ANCIENT ROMAN COIN DISPLAY

Four Ancient Roman coins dating from 253-337 A.D., in presentation frame - frame outer dimensions 34.3 x 44.5cm (13 1/2 x 17 1/2in)

Current Bid: $20
4598

EPHEMERA

Selection of Star Weekly including British royalty, The London Illustrated News, etc.

Current Bid: $10
4599

TOLE ART

Depicting a mill scene, sight 29.2 x 39.4cm (11 1/2 x 15 1/2in)

Starting Bid: $10
4600

VINYL LP RECORDS

Including The Beegees, Elvis, Polka, etc. - 15 albums

Starting Bid: $10
4601

DECORATIVE MCM WALL ART

Vintage frame housing a bust of a Roman soldier - frame outer dimensions 52.1 x 44.5cm (20 1/2 x 17 1/2in)

Starting Bid: $10
4602

CHILDREN'S VINYL LP RECORDS

Including Winnie the Pooh, Mary Poppins, Disney and more - 16 albums, 2 found loose

Current Bid: $30
4603

COLLECTOR BOOKS

Including "Wings in the Wilderness" autographed by the author, limited edition "Canada The Foundations of its Future" and more - 6 hardcover books

Starting Bid: $10
4604

TWO FLIGHTS OF POSTCARDS

Two vintage metal index card drawers found with a large selection of postcards

Current Bid: $10
4605

GREG NORMAN HAT

"Akubra" fur felt hat, from the Greg Norman Collection - size 58 (7 1/4) - autographed inside, possibly by Jack Nicklaus but offered without guarantee 

Current Bid: $10
4606

PENNANTS

8 sports pennants

Starting Bid: $10
4607

GLASS DOORKNOBS

Six vintage sets with hardware

Current Bid: $43
4608

BRITISH CURRENCY & STAMPS

Including a 5 pound note, 1 pound note, coins including 1840-1853 1/2 penny and collectible British stamps

Starting Bid: $10
4609

AMERICAN & CANADIAN COINS, BUTTONS

2 vintage buttons, 1 1912 Liberty nickel, 1 1909 First Wheat penny "lucky", 1 1947 penny commemorating Massey Harris (100 years), four Canadian specimen coins (two nickles, 1 penny, 1 dime)

Current Bid: $15
4610

VINTAGE PEN & PENCIL SET

Gold-filled pen and pencil set in case

Current Bid: $10
4611

COSTUME JEWELLERY

Case of jewellery including brooches, watches, etc.

Starting Bid: $10
4612

STAMPS, POSTCARDS & OLD PHOTO

Including first day issue stamp covers, old postcards (with stamps) and an antique tin photo

Starting Bid: $10
4613

CANADIAN CURRENCY

Including a 1954 Canadian $1.00 note (used), 1973 $1.00 (near mint), 1954 $2.00 (used), 1986 $2.00 (near mint) and three vintage Canadian Tire notes

Starting Bid: $10
4614

1960's-1970's NHL CARDS

Five from 1968-69, five 1969-70, two 1970-71, 17 other assorted 1970's

Current Bid: $10
4615

1970'S & SPECIAL CARDS

41 cards total

Starting Bid: $10
4616

TOPPS BLUE JAYS CARDS

From the 1979 team

Starting Bid: $10
4617

ROOKIE CARDS

Assorted NHL rookie cards - approximately 100 

Current Bid: $10
4618

1980-1990 NHL CARDS

Including early 1980's (approximately 58 cards); together with 1989/1990 Topps hockey card set (incomplete)

Starting Bid: $10
Starting Bid: $10
4620

AUTOGRAPHED L.A. KINGS T-SHIRT

2012 L.A. Kings (Stanley Cup winners that year) locker room t-shirt, signed by Drew Doughty and other teammates - t-shirt is new with tags, men's large

Current Bid: $10
4621

OIL PAINTING

Titled verso "The Calm Sea", signed "M. Baker" lower left, oil on board, 25.4 x 35.6cm (10 x 14in)

Current Bid: $20
4622

ARTIST EASEL

Vintage wood artist easel, made by Grumbacher, height 67in - folds down for easy storage

Current Bid: $50
4623

TWO JARS OF MARBLES

Large assortment of marbles in two jars

Current Bid: $38
4624

AFRICAN CARVINGS

Wood and ceramic carvings

Current Bid: $20
4625

DECORATOR TABLE LAMP

Large ceramic table lamp measuring 36in high

Current Bid: $10
4626

THREE JARS OF MARBLES

Three glass jars of marbles

Current Bid: $52