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Auction Description for Captain Ahab's Antiques: SEPTEMBER ART, Jewelry, Collectibles Auction
Terms & Conditions:
ALL property is sold AS IS and all sales are FINAL. The items in the sale are available for an inspection. The bidder is responsible for assessing the age, condition, value and any other elements involved in purchasing an item. Captain Ahab's may attempt to describe the merchandise in advertising, on the Internet and at the auction but makes no representations or guarantees. In no event shall Captain Ahab's be held responsible for having made or implied any warranty of merchandise or fitness for a particular purpose of any item. The bidder is the sole judge of the value of any item sold. Absolutely no credit card charge backs will be allowed for any reason.

Bidders who bid from off the premises and are not present at the live auction/preview acknowledge and understand that they may not be able to inpect an item as well as if they were handling the item in person. It is the bidders responsibility to determine condition , age, genuineness, value and all other details pertaining to the item.

Captain Ahab's will not be responsible for any errors or ommissions in the description of the merchandise. Bidder agrees that everything is sold as is and that they may not return any item they purchase. PLEASE ASK ALL QUESTIONS PRIOR TO BIDDING. YOU MUST KNOW WHAT YOU ARE BIDDING ON. Captain AHab's is providing internet preauction and live bidding as a service to bidder. Under no circumstances shall bidder have any kind of claim against Captain Ahab's or anyone else if the internet service fails to work correctly before during or after the live auction. Captain Ahab's will not be responsible for any missed bids from any source.

All antique firearms are sold as decorative pieces and should not be considered to be used as weapons.

Tax will be collected from New York State residents unless they have a valid NYS sales tax certificate on file with Captain Ahab's.

Acceptable forms of payment includes check, bank check or money order, cash or Visa/Mastercard. All property mut be paid for and removed from our prmises by the purchaser at his or her expense not later than 7 days following its sale. If not paid for and removed we may resell the items to the highest bidder at another auction. Property will not be released or shipped unti the funds have cleared .


Buyers premium is 15 % and will be added to the hammer price as part of the total purchase price.

For shipping large or fragile items, paintings, furniture etc. arrangements for packing and shipping must be made directly with an outside carrier. Please contact the shipper directly to get quotes and to make arrangements for them to pick up your items at our location. We take no responsibility for shipping costs or for any damage in shipping. All items will be insured for the hammer price plus the buyers premium and shipping price. The buyer will pay total shipping costs before the items are shipped.
Shipping Terms:
Auction House will help arrange shipment, at buyer's expense

SEPTEMBER ART, Jewelry, Collectibles Auction

by Captain Ahab's Antiques

Platinum House

September 20, 2014, 7:00 PM EST

Live Auction

Box 100

Kings Park, NY, 11754 USA

Phone: 631-724-4872

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Fossil oreodon jaw/teeth- fully mineralized

Lot 6: Fossil oreodon jaw/teeth- fully mineralized

Description: Partial oreodon jaw/Black Hills of SD showing upper and lowers jaw with totally mineralized teeth -3 dimensional about 7 1/2x 3 1/2 x 2 1/2

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Current bid: $70 (1 bid)

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American Indian image/studio card

Lot 8: American Indian image/studio card

Description: About 6 x 4 Image of American Indian on embossed photographers studion card -photographers name Daughtery Bros.?

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Vintage leather book/1904

Lot 9: Vintage leather book/1904

Description: Custom red leather bound book -Sayings of Epictetus -true edition of arts/crafts movement printed by Nathan Haskell Dole ,Boston, 1904 -book # 150 of 475

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Vintage Mickey Mouse wristwatches

Lot 10: Vintage Mickey Mouse wristwatches

Description: 4 vintage Mickey Mouse wristwatches

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Current bid: $30 (1 bid)

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14k cameo antique pin/pendant w/ diamond

Lot 11: 14k cameo antique pin/pendant w/ diamond

Description: 14k square white gold filigree Italian cameo pendant with unusual fine engraving -portrait of lady with diamond -early 20th c. about 40 x 30 mm

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Hardstone carved frog statue

Lot 12: Hardstone carved frog statue

Description: Fully carved hardsonte frog on lily pad- delicately carved --about 3-4 inches

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Vintage brass Berlin plaque/church

Lot 14: Vintage brass Berlin plaque/church

Description: Wall plaque - brass Berlin church-says Remembrance of the church in Berlin- about 4 1/4 x 5 1/2

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Natural citrine  citrine gemstones

Lot 15: Natural citrine citrine gemstones

Description: Jewelers collection of yellow gold citrine gemstones- 4 cabs, 7 emerald cuts, large oval brillian cut , pear -about 23 cts tw

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Etching 1926 Hayley Lever, Gloucester City Mass

Lot 16: Etching 1926 Hayley Lever, Gloucester City Mass

Description: Etching in dry point on zinc plate - Gloucester City, Mass. 1926 by Richard Hayley Lever (1876-1958) signed lower right -1 of 10 pieces /provenance Clayton Liberatore Gallery -

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Bone carved cat pendant

Lot 17: Bone carved cat pendant

Description: Well carved with hi relief triple cat pendant- carved from bone and about 3 inches long- great pendant!!!

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Shinnecock Hills mezzotine signed Zella de Milhau

Lot 18: Shinnecock Hills mezzotine signed Zella de Milhau

Description: Original matted mezzotint of Shinnecock Hilles by Zella de Milhau -site 5 x 7

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Vintage Mickey Mouse wristwatches

Lot 20: Vintage Mickey Mouse wristwatches

Description: Vintage collection of Mickey Mouse wristwatches inc. Walt Disney Prod. - some running - includes Helbros

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Vintage fur collars/marten

Lot 21: Vintage fur collars/marten

Description: Vintage fur collars with heads/feet -stone marten - four pieces total with 2 sewed together into decorative collar

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Starting bid: $25 (0 bids)

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Vintage sterling gemstone pendant/smoky quartz

Lot 23: Vintage sterling gemstone pendant/smoky quartz

Description: Custom sterling rare massive sterling smoky quartz fancy cut pendant with ornate setting -stone about 1 1/2 x 1 " -probably over 100 cts -one of a kind approx . 3 inches long -bezel set stone

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Older Chinese compass wheel disc

Lot 25: Older Chinese compass wheel disc

Description: Chinese wheel compass disc with central magnetic compass -about 15 3/4 x 1 1/4 - usually used for Feng shiu

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1864 leather Godeys book/fashion

Lot 26: 1864 leather Godeys book/fashion

Description: 1864 custom leather bound book Godey's Ladies Book and Magazine with numerous lithographic fold out pages showing fashions of the period

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Signed oil Boris Grigoriev

Lot 28: Signed oil Boris Grigoriev

Description: Framed oil painting of man/woman at card game -about 21 1/2 x 18 inches signed. Boris Grigoriev

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Starting bid: $2,200 (0 bids)

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Custom bone letter opener

Lot 30: Custom bone letter opener

Description: Hand carved custom bone letter opener -about 9 inches longs- finely honed blade-great polish

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Current bid: $25 (1 bid)

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Sterling amber triangular bracelet

Lot 31: Sterling amber triangular bracelet

Description: Exquisite sterling bracelet set with triangular natural amber cabochon stones with fine polished beautiful golden color -about 8 inches

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Current bid: $45 (4 bids)

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Malachite bone letter opener

Lot 33: Malachite bone letter opener

Description: Custom made highly polished malachite with super color and design - letter opener with ornate carved blade about 10 inches

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Current bid: $30 (1 bid)

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14k diamond 1/2 ct ring (approx)

Lot 34: 14k diamond 1/2 ct ring (approx)

Description: 14k diamond solitaire ring with 5 mm (approx) diamond - -approx 1/2 ct - about size 5

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Travel clock/watch vintage with alligtor case-Book of Time

Lot 35: Travel clock/watch vintage with alligtor case-Book of Time

Description: Mid Century miniature travel clock/watch in book case /alligator case- rectangular Welsbro Swiss watch inside- watch is about 7/8 x 3/4-- case is about 2 1/4 x 7/8 inches

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Antler carved skulls/Indian headdresses

Lot 36: Antler carved skulls/Indian headdresses

Description: Profusely carved 17 " long antler carved from end to end on all sides with skulls wearing assorted hats inc. some Indian headdresses

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Signed Burliuk oil folk art painting

Lot 38: Signed Burliuk oil folk art painting

Description: Signed Burliuk still life /folk art oil on paper framed and decorated with twine - small cracking and deterioration /tape on image -about 19 1/2 x 16 inches

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Millefiore glass cross pendant

Lot 40: Millefiore glass cross pendant

Description: Bright colored millefiore glass hand made cross necklace- hand fabricated- crisp, colorful glass hand blown

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Bone polychromed box/Queen of Spades

Lot 41: Bone polychromed box/Queen of Spades

Description: Scrimshawed bone Queen of Spades polychromed custom box w/ metal hinged framed cover - hand engraved and colored dresser/pill box

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Opalized American eagle carving

Lot 43: Opalized American eagle carving

Description: Opalized American eagle with opal in wing and tail - carved full bird from natural opal specimen -skillfull deep relief -about 1 1/4

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Vintage etchingCorot- French framed /1866

Lot 45: Vintage etchingCorot- French framed /1866

Description: Framed etching-1866 by Jean -Baptiste Camille Corot -France (1796-1875)- black ink on white laid paper -sight about 6 1/8 x 8 7/8

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Rhinestone necklace, earrings vintage pin

Lot 46: Rhinestone necklace, earrings vintage pin

Description: Nice collection of rhinestone double heart necklace, heart earrings and beautiful rhinestone pin-

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Dooney & Burke leather bag

Lot 48: Dooney & Burke leather bag

Description: Dooney and Bourke leather tan /cream pocket book with zipper top - looks very lightly used- about 10 x 7 inches

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Leather books/Audubon birds

Lot 49: Leather books/Audubon birds

Description: 2 volumes -leather bound - 75th edition of Birds of America by John Audubon produced by National Audubon Society -volumes 9 and 10

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Current bid: $60 (1 bid)

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Spear point napped stone hand made

Lot 50: Spear point napped stone hand made

Description: Delicate spear point hand crafted natural stone with fine detail-about 5 1/4 x 1 1/2 x 1/2

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Lapis drilled graduated cabochons

Lot 51: Lapis drilled graduated cabochons

Description: Lapis drilled graduated necklace/bib --ready to create necklace or other jewelry -11 hand cut polished rectangular cabochons - about 2 1/2 " long on largest piece

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Turquoise sterling bangle bracelet

Lot 53: Turquoise sterling bangle bracelet

Description: Wide resin /amber color sterling turquoise bracelet -all bezel set stones -about 16 -exterior diameter -4 3/4 " and interior 2 5/8"

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Le Pargum signed poster -silk screen -Razzia

Lot 54: Le Pargum signed poster -silk screen -Razzia

Description: Parfum poster -graphite with vivid graphics -silk screen on paper laid on canvas -about 60 x 45 inches signed Razzia

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Starting bid: $100 (0 bids)

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Trillion gemstone/blue topaz/ 1.2 ct

Lot 55: Trillion gemstone/blue topaz/ 1.2 ct

Description: Deep blue London blue topaz trillion cut stone with good color and clarity-about 7 x 7 mm

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19th.c tintype collection

Lot 56: 19th.c tintype collection

Description: Collection of 19th c tintypes of people in various poses -about 8 tintypes

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14k diamond ring /niello

Lot 57: 14k diamond ring /niello

Description: 14k yellow gold ring with 3 diamonds -full cut diamonds with niello- about 1/3 ct total weight -about size 6

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Starting bid: $170 (0 bids)

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Antique print/John O'Brien Young/chalk dated 1857

Lot 58: Antique print/John O'Brien Young/chalk dated 1857

Description: Signed John O Brien Young black chalk drawing of young woman inscribed - Ireland -US -about 15 1/8 x 8 3/8 "

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Natural Mexican opel cabochon/15 cts

Lot 60: Natural Mexican opel cabochon/15 cts

Description: Natural cabochon Mexican opal stone with terrific rainbow colors -brilliant center

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Megaladon fossil stone tooth fragments

Lot 61: Megaladon fossil stone tooth fragments

Description: Massive shark fossil stone tooth fragments found off the coast of S. Carolina -largest piece measures 5 " across top

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Malachite knotted bead necklace

Lot 63: Malachite knotted bead necklace

Description: Zaire malachite hand strung beads with green silk knotted between each bead-approx 34 beads- 12 mm beads with high grade polished surface and gold tone Asian clasp

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Current bid: $25 (1 bid)

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Oval blue topaz gemstone -cushion cut- about 5 carats

Lot 65: Oval blue topaz gemstone -cushion cut- about 5 carats

Description: Bright blue clear blue topaz stone - brilliant color - Brazilian -about 8 x 12 mm

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Mid century Benrus wristwatch

Lot 66: Mid century Benrus wristwatch

Description: Vintage Benrus wristwatch with original band- mid 20th century piece

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Current bid: $20 (1 bid)

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Nautical vintage signed watercolor/ship

Lot 67: Nautical vintage signed watercolor/ship

Description: Framed watercolor signed lower left boat in dry dock signed Edgar Albert Whitney 1891 - 1987-approx 15 x 21 sight

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1750 bronze Imperial seal from Holy Roman Empire

Lot 68: 1750 bronze Imperial seal from Holy Roman Empire

Description: Bronze and red wax Imperial seal of Francis the second Holy Roman Empire -contains seal of Francois -1750 along with parchment document giving royal status to the family of Sassi and Sasso -also shows the new Royal seal for the family

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Vintage Nippon acorn bowls

Lot 69: Vintage Nippon acorn bowls

Description: Vintage marked Nippon fancy hand painted master nut dish w/ 3 small matching nut dishes -about 7 1/2 inch

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Gold rock crystal diamond pendant/dove

Lot 70: Gold rock crystal diamond pendant/dove

Description: Gold bezel set pendant with frosted crystal glass dove -diamond set in pendant as center for star -tests 10k -unmarked

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Mid century pin up cards/Earl Moran

Lot 71: Mid century pin up cards/Earl Moran

Description: Mid century pin up cards showing ladies in various poses with fun titles-approx 6 3/4 x 4 3/4 - signed Earl Moran on cards

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Mineral specimen ball specimens

Lot 73: Mineral specimen ball specimens

Description: Hand polished 2 inch spheres - -probably carnelian and granite

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