Large Spring Auction At Cordier To Be Held May 21 And 22

Fine Jewelry, Silver, Coins, And Furnishings Will Be Among Offerings

May 5, 2016

Cordier's Spring 2016 Antique and Fine Art Auction in Harrisburg, Pa., will feature a single-owner (pre-ban) ivory collection, an array of sterling silver and a stunning selection of jewelry including cufflinks. The large sale will be held at Cordier's auction facility on Saturday and Sunday, May 21 and 22.
The two-day auction will begin with jewelry, coins and silver. More than 200 lots of jewelry will include over 50 pairs of cufflinks including precious and semi-precious stones and figural designs which are certain to please buyers. Other jewelry offerings will be an 8.91 CTW diamond duette (est. $8,000-$12,000) and a coral and emerald pin representing Buddha. In pocket watches, an 18 karat Vacheron Constantine and two 18 karat Patek Philippes (est. $1,500-$2,000 each) will be offered. A gleaming array of silver includes more than a dozen flatware sets from Reed & Barton, Wallace, Towle, Roger & Bro., Alvin, and Gorham. Also across the block will be numerous lots of Tiffany, Whiting, Kirk, and Steiff.
More than 100 lots of a single-owner (pre-ban) ivory collection will include figures, tusks, snuffs, netsukes, and a 24-inch tall carved ivory figure of a phoenix in foliage (est. $2,000-$3,000). A single-owner Waterford collection that was featured in an issue of “Waterford Reflections” will feature more than 30 lots including a 19-inch covered urn vase. Glass will also feature a Royal Flemish lidded vase (est. $2,000-$3,000). In other collectibles, will be two fully restored vehicles - a 1984 Monte Carlo and a 1986 Chevrolet S-10 pick-up truck.
Art will include a Peter Lik (Nevada/Australia, b. 1959) photograph print titled "Santorini Terrace" (est. $2,000-$4,000) and a screen print titled "Campbell’s Soup Can on Shopping Bag" by Andy Warhol (1928-87) estimated at $700-$1,000. Furnishings include a beautifully inlaid J.C. Jennens tall case clock (est. $3,000-$5,000) and a Masterworks by Stickley bombé chest-on-chest, part of the Williamsburg Reserve collection numbered 64 of a limited production run of 90.
A full online catalog of the diverse two day sale is available by visiting
Questions can be directed to Cordier Auctions & Appraisals by calling 717-731-8662.


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