Early American Furniture And Silver From Collection Of C. Thomas Attix, Jr. To Sell At Locati Quality Auction Set For May 19

May 10, 2024

On Sunday, May19, beginning at noon, Locati LLC will presentfine American furniture and silver from the collection of C. Thomas Attix Jr., whowas a lifelong collector of American material culture with a particular fondness for furniture, coin silver, and Oriental rugs. His collection reflects his interest in the Delaware Valley, with an emphasis on mid-18th through early 19th century silversmiths and figured hardwoods vetted by his discerning eye for form and surface. Among the highlights are a Thomas Stretch Philadelphia tall clock, a collection of figured maple furniture, and silver by noted makers such as Joseph Richardson Sr. andRichard Humphreys.There are over 60 lots of American silver from the late 17th centuryto the 19th century. Tom was a very discriminating buyer and loved figured wood and old surfaces.We are very happy to be offering this collection which presents as a cohesive whole, said Michael Locati, co-owner of Locati LLC. Bidders are welcometo bid in person at Locatis facility in Pineville, Pa. (for GPS purposes, use Furlong18925). Online bidding will be available on LiveAuctioneers, Invaluable, Bidsquare, and Bidspirit. The preview for this auction will be from Monday, May 13, to Saturday, May 18, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Locati LLC is located at 761 Durham Road (PA 413) in Pineville, Pa. To learn more, call 215-619-2873.


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