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American Brilliant Cut Glass pieces will be offered by Woody Auction, May 28th, live and online
The catalog features a wide array of patterns and makers, all worthy additions to anyone's collection. The auction will be held live at the gallery in Douglass, Kansas, and online via LiveAuctioneers.com. The auction will start at 9:30 am Central.
By: Woody Auction
The ABCG patterns will include Libbey, Hawkes, Sinclaire, J. Hoare, Egginton, Dorflinger, Clark, Maple City, Laurel, Tuthill, W. C. Anderson, Blackmer, Bergen, Hunt, Quaker City, Irving, Meriden, Pairpoint, CF Monroe, Pitkin & Brooks and others. The most numerous patterns are Libbey (22 different patterns), Hawkes (nearly 30 different patterns) and W. C. Anderson (16 different patterns).
"This year continues to bring some important cut glass items to public auction and here is your chance to participate in this exquisite auction," said Jason Woody of Woody Auction. "There are 436 lots total – all selling at public auction without reserve. There's also no buyer's premium for those attending in person when paying by cash or check. Make your plans today to attend in person or bid 'live' online."
Two of the auction's expected top lots are a three-handled ABCG loving cup in pattern #99 by Dorflinger, having an incredible marked Dorflinger sterling silver rim with embossed poppy décor and monogram, the sterling made by Shiebler; and an ABCG tazza (wide form shallow bowl) compote, signed Hawkes in the Panel pattern, featuring a scalloped hobstar foot and being of exceptional quality.
A pair of ABCG decanters signed Sinclaire with an engraved game bird décor (both feature a sandpiper and duck in flight), both have pattern engraved stoppers. One is a handled decanter, 13 inches in height, while the other is without a handle and is 12 ¾ inches tall. Also, a top-quality Wedgmere by Libbey ABCG handled decanter, 16 ½ inches tall, has a facet cut ring neck, hobstar base and a notched handle.
Two of the lovelier lots in the auction are a pair of Brilliant Period Cut Glass (BPCG) cologne bottles, green and yellow cut to clear, having a diamond cut design with alternating colored diamonds, pattern and colored cut stoppers, both 8 ¼ inches tall; and an ABCG Easter basket having beautiful flashed hobstars with strawberry diamond and fan highlights and double-notched and crosshatched handles.
People can register and bid online now, at www.liveauctioneers.com/
To learn more, visit www.woodyauction.com.