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Next Showroom Sale 2018-07-10T09:05:12+00:00




Multi ESTATE SALE at Orinda showroom! This Friday & Saturday!

128 Village Square

Orinda, CA  94563

Behind and to the right/West side of Safeway. 

Directions: Take Camino Pablo to (right) on Camino Sobrante, take first right into the Safeway parking lot, stay to the right and you will end up in our parking lot behind Safeway. Please do not park in the green 15 minute parking spaces, they are reserved for the hair salon and dry cleaner. There’s plenty of other parking in the lot. Also, please do not stand in front of the barber’s doorway when waiting to get into the sale. We must respect out neighbors!

Friday, July 13, 8:30 AM – 3:00 PM

Saturday, July 14, 9:00 AM – 3:00 PM

This showroom is only open during scheduled sales to host estate sale events for estate contents that could not be sold on site due to time restraints, privacy issues, gated communities, parking restrictions, etc. This is not a sale for “left overs”. Items are fresh from local estates that could not be held on site!

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Sale includes, but is not limited to:


Pair of Chinese hardwood arm chairs

Large five drawer chest of drawers by Lane

Rustic pine wardrobe/closet/armoire with drawer at bottom

Antique Gustav Stickley two door Mission/Craftsman oak bookcase, original finish, signed

Pine dining table and six spindle back arm chairs

Vintage Danish Modern teak dining table with two leaves

Pair of vintage Danish Modern teak amoebic side tables by Hugo Troeds

Pair of MCM lounge chairs with leather patchwork style upholstery

Vintage MCM walnut expanding slat bench

Pair of antiqued side tables with inset brass tops depicting maps of the globe

Vintage Mid Century Modern walnut tall chest and low dresser with mirror

Queen Anne style bench

French style bergere/living room chair with ottoman, down filled cushions

Antique American oak curved/leaded glass display cabinet

Three piece metal patio set: settee, chair, and side table, in grape motif

Brass floor lamp by Chapman

Antique Jugendstil style brass table/wall mounting lamp with chunk jeweled shade

Pair of vintage rattan/bamboo table lamps, tiki style

Sue Johnson mica ceiling lamp/fixture with the dragonfly appliqué

Antique American oak hall tree with mirror

Set of four MCM wrought iron (semi hairpin) leg nesting tables

Antique trunk by Murphy Trunk Co., great for use as a coffee table

Antique English oak side-by-side display/drop front desk

Shaker style settee

Black lacquer Asian cabinet

Heavily carved Chinese camphor chest

Oriental/Persian scatter rugs, runner, and Mat

Other misc. small rugs and textiles


Gold jewelry

10k & 14k, rings, 14k cuff, earrings, studs, pendants, brooches, etc.

14k & diamond rings

14k and pearl beaded necklace

18k gold butterfly brooch

14k gold Tiffany & Co. cufflinks

18k gold rock crystal, ruby, and diamond flower brooch

Jewelry pieces include: diamonds, ruby, emerald, sapphire, lapis, amethyst, cornelian, jade, coral, opal, pearl, topaz, enamel, garnet, turquoise, agate, tigers eye, jet, etc.  

Sterling silver jewelry and sterling silver jewelry lots/groups

Including: rings, necklaces, bracelets, cuffs, pendants, pins, brooches, etc.

Many pieces by Tiffany & Co.

Elsa Peretti for Tiffany sterling belt buckle, sterling cuff, & red lacquer bangle, 

Tiffany & Co. large onyx bead necklace

Paloma Picasso for Tiffany & Co. large bead Hematite necklace

Native American/Zuni/Navajo, silver jewelry, cuffs, rings, pins, necklace, etc.

Modernist, Norse, and Scandinavian jewelry

David Andersen sterling jewelry

Kaunis Koru sterling jewelry

Henning Koppel for Georg Jensen brooch

Georg Jensen cufflinks 

Juhls’ sterling jewelry

Michelsen/Royal Copenhagen modernist necklaces

Frank Lloyd Wright Collection brooches

Lots of amber jewelry

Charm bracelets

Silver coin bracelets

Ethnic jewelry

Inuit/Alaskan jewelry

Mexican silver jewelry

African, Middle Eastern, Persian, India, Chinese, Southeast Asian, Tibetan, African, and more

Hard stone bangles, carnelian, agate, jade, etc.

Victorian gold filled jewelry

Micro-mosaic brooch

Vermeil jewelry

Niello jewelry

Semi-precious stone, glass, and beaded necklaces

Costume and fashion jewelry


Loose gem/stone lot

Filagree jewelry

Rhinestone jewelry

Small group lots of costume jewelry 

Misc. watches

Bulova Accutron

Burlington pocket watch and chain/fob

Watch group lots

Bag lots of costume jewelry and watches

Sterling silver candelabra and candlesticks 

Sterling silver charger by Tiffany & Co.

Sterling silver charger by Cartier

Sterling silver creamer and sugar by Cartier

Sterling salt and pepper shakers

Tiffany & Co. sterling shell bowl 

Sterling silver flatware by Wallace, Silver Rose, 160 pcs

Sterling silver flatware by Lunt, Modern Victorian, 127 pcs

Sterling silver flatware by Reed & Barton, 73 pcs

.830 silver flatware, 19 pcs

Sterling silver serving pieces

Georg Jensen cheese scoop

Allan Adler sterling scissors

David Andersen sterling and enamel salad set

Michelsen sterling and enamel spoon

Five coin silver forks in the Medallion pattern

Collection of sterling souvenir spoons sold as group lot


Tons of wall art! If you need art for your walls, this is a great opportunity to acquire quality art at a minimal cost!

Paintings on panel (and one watercolor) by Van Waldrich

Terra-cotta/ceramic tile wall plaques by Adele Chase

Woodblock prints by Margaret Jordan Patterson, Hollyhocks, and untitled

Painting on canvas by Francis Hicks

Enamel on copper by Spencer Bisby

Multiple sculptures by C.Jere

Mixed media/textile by Susan Finneburgh and other hippy art

L/E prints by Anne Kendall Foote

L/E prints by Jim Pesl

Japanese woodblock prints

Four panel Asian screen

Watercolors by Charlotte Panton

Still life on canvas by the Veli Kalima, 1952

Watercolor by Jack Anderson, Scott Valley

Portrait of young girl on panel attributed to Hugh Collins, WPA painter, signed Collins 47

L/E botanical prints by Henry Evans

L/E print by Morton Garchik

Signed prints by William Zacha

L/E print by Barbara Newcomb

Silkscreens/serigraphs by Elton Bennett

Painting on panel by Albert Clymer, Boats at Dock

L/E print by Robert Chu

L/E prints by Walton Butts

L/E print by John Simpkins

Painting on canvas by Carol Long

Watercolor by Lucille Kang

L/E print by Shirley Eisman

Watercolor by Isabel Schrock

L/E prints by Judy Miller Johnson

Watercolor by Kenneth Siqueira

L/E print by Marcus Uzilevsky, Macedonia

Watercolor by Betty Saarni

Painting on canvas by Carol Sideman

L/E print by Harris G. Strong

Wood sculptures/weed pots by Doug Ayers

L/E print by Rie Munoz

L/E print by Kathleen Lipinsky

L/E print by Lynyrd Maurer

Rembrandt etching

Framed textiles and framed sampler

Other artist signed etchings, watercolors, oil paintings, acrylics, prints, woodblocks, etc.


Asian arts/Orientalia

Bronze opium weights

Jade bowl

Cloisonné vases, ginger jars, bowls, pill boxes, eggs, etc.

Cinnabar boxes

Chinese porcelain/ceramics

Foo dogs

Bronze bowls

Carved soapstone

Figural carved wooden chess set

Snuff bottles

And more

African and ethnographic art and collectibles

Fossils, rock/stone specimens, bag of miners gold & dust, shells, coral, etc.

Lots of glass!

Blenko, Pilgrim, Murano, Scandi, Italian, signed studio glass, etc.

Antique cut glass/crystal, Libby, St. Louis, etc.

Other glass, Fenton, Orrefors, Kosta, Verlys, carnival, elegant, etc.

Gold rim stemware

Set of gold rim China

Perfume bottles

Dresser boxes

Baccarat vase

Rare Kahiki glass stem from trader Vic’s

Large collection of Royal Doulton figurines, Dickens figurines, character jugs, mini character jugs, and more

Other antique English character jugs

Figurines by Lladro, B&G, Herrend, and others

Wedgewood, Lenox, and Teplitz

Group lot of early storybook dolls

Madame Alexander dolls

Box lot of vintage toys

Box lot of Pez dispensers

Group lot of vintage Lionel trains, track, and accessories

Box lot of gold rush era ephemera from Calaveras County

Silver-plated tea set

Silverplate trays

Antique Victorian silverplate basket

Silverplate cut glass decanter carrier

Silver plated champagne cooler

Antique silver plate plateau

Collection of copper and primitive copper items

Studio pottery

Vintage Corona Silent type writer

Waterman’s sterling fountain pen and pencil set

Sheaffer 5-30 fountain pen

Antique tins

Maitland Smith figural pig/flower frog 

Large German paper egg shaped candy box

Antique wood crates

Kitchen primitives

Antique milk bottles

Mixing bowls

Pig cookie jar

Vintage Osterizer blender

Dansk flatware

Lauffer stainless flatware

Large chest of brass/wood flatware

Antique iron scale

Large antique leather bound bookkeepers books

Vintage Duro Decal letters and numbers painted tin store display

Charlie Weaver bartender toy



Vintage cigarette dispenser

Vintage baseball hats

Vintage ashtrays

Stereo viewer


Antique bottles

Vintage cameras

Lot of political buttons

Lot of vintage dice and chips


Bang and Olufsen Beogram RX 2 Turn table with MMC3

Kyocera R-651 tuner/amplifier

Luxman R-3045 stereo tuner – amplifier

Samsung subwoofer and Center speaker for your television

Pair of B&W DM 2000 Loudspeakers

Pair of B&W DM17 Loudspeakers

Pair of KLH model 5 speakers

Electro-Voice model 664 microphone with stand

Two earthquake ready survival packs 

Miele Callisto vacuum cleaner

Primus No. 51 Swedish camping stove in original box

Small microscope in box

Igloo ice chest

Globe Wernicke desktop oak card files

Pyrex measuring cups

Garden pots and planters

Vintage concrete garden pagoda

Mica lampshade

Vintage Kodak cameras

Gaf L–CM camera with lens

Antique Rochester Optical Company large format camera with film backs, no lens

Folmer Graflex Corporation Compur large format camera with film backs and Rodenstock lens

Purses, clutches, handbags, etc.

Record albums and more!

Jewelry and smalls in the cases will be shown to customers in first come first served order. Numbers can be  pulled from our ticket dispenser located near the display cases. Your number will be called when it is your turn to be served at the cases. Just like a deli! Please do not stand in front of the display cases unless you are the one being served. Give the person(s) being served room so they can quickly see what they would like to buy. This will expedite the wait for everyone.

Premises is alarmed and valuables are stored in extremely secure vault and at our banks safe deposit vault next door. 

The entire showroom and  (inside and out) is under 24 hour off site video monitoring and recording.

Methods of payment: Cash, Credit Card, Debit Card, or Check if we know you well. Cash will expedite the payment process.

Remember that sales tax will be collected if you do not provide a valid California Resale Permit Number. Bring us a copy of your resale number if you have one. Sales tax rate in Orinda is 8.75%.

We will try and open a little early if there are many people waiting outside and our staff is ready.

Rules for estate sale line up, list, waiting, and entrance procedures: The first person to arrive at the sale may start an entry list. This person and any person signing the list there after must remain in the area to keep their space in line. Going to the local coffee shop or to use a restroom is allowable. Going home, going to sleep, and coming back later is not. If you decide to leave the immediate area to use a restroom or get a drink/eat, it is suggested you let another person (that is also waiting for the sale to start) know that you are doing so. We cannot enforce or administer this policy or the list directly, so we ask that you police yourselves, and abide by the above policy or please pass on our sales.

No early sales. (Meaning not before we open on Friday morning.)

First come first serve.

Rain or Shine! There is a covered waiting area if it rains.

Please do not remove price tags from any items. If you wish to buy an item place a “sold “ sticker (with your name and telephone number on it) to the desired item. Or write your name, telephone number, and SOLD on the price tag. All sold stickers must have a telephone number, if they do not, the item will not be considered sold. Do not put a sold sticker or write SOLD on any item that you are not 100% sure about buying.

Please bring help if you plan to buy large furniture. Bring furniture pads (blankets) too. Also, please bring your own shopping bags/boxes.

Remember that all items are sold as-is with no returns or exchanges. All sales are final. We are a true estate liquidation company and have no way to credit or reimburse customers as the estates are paid immediately after the sale.

Go to to view photos of the sale contents.

To find out when our next off site estate sale at our showroom will be, send an e-mail to and request to be put on our estate sale notification list.


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