There will be something for every pocket at Bernardi Auctioneers Decorators and Collectors Sale tomorrow at their gallery in Pretoria.
The sale features an eclectic mix of collectables ranging from a large selection of Delft blue & white porcelain, Royal Albert tea sets, a 165-piece Rosenthal Maria Green tea, mocha & dinner service, and seven scarce avant-garde pieces of Rosenthal Porcelain Noire Plattinebbel designed by Helmut Dresler are sure to enhance any interior display.
This will be followed by Electroplate, Brass & Copper-wares, including a Carol Boyes laidback chip and dip stand, crystal and glassware, not to mention a Swarovski Magic of the Dance figurine.
Curiosities such as Salters Kitchen scales and grinders, a vintage Pierre Cardin snakeskin clutch bag and a pair of Swarovski Optik 8×56 binoculars will also feature.
Some 77 lots of furniture and embellishments will also come under the hammer, from a Georgian mahogany 12-drawer low-boy chest to a handsome American walnut The Shannon Sheriff’s Roll-Top Desk.
Also featured are Regency style rocking armchairs, 19th Century French walnut Rococo-style 3-door wardrobe, bedstead with mattress and night stands, library cabinets, teak-wood dining suite, cocktail and display cabinets, a ladies’ writing desk, library and occasional chairs, Cape stinkwood rusbanke, mirrors and a large Continental romantic Petit-Point tapestry.
The sale will conclude with Decorative and South African artworks.
When and where
Viewing is today from 10am to 5pm and morning of the sale.
The auction starts at 10 o’clock at their Pretoria showroom.
For more information go to bernardiauctioneers.co.za to view a selection of what is on offer and download the catalogue or contact Carl on 082 445 1128 or 012 430 6914/5.