McAfee Auctions two-night sale

McAfee Auctions have an important two night sale of approximately 1050 lots next Thursday and Friday night in there Ballymoney Sale Rooms.

A good selection of quality furnishings, Clocks, Collectibles, Pictures, Silver and a large selection of Jewellery are all included in this sale, says Gerry McAfee, and is probably one of the best two night sales we have had recently in Ballymoney.

Among the selection of quality furniture is a Four Door Mirror Backed Sideboard, a Mirror Backed Credenza, Chest on Stand, Paneled Back Settle, Dining Room Table, Chair Sets, Walnut Writing Table, Mahogany Double Washstand, Inlaid Settee, Display Cabinets, Three Door Wardrobe, Occasional Tables, Chairs, Two and Three Piece Leather Suites, one with Matching Reclining Chairs, Upholstered Couches etc.

Clocks include Three Long Case Clocks with Painted Arch Dials, a Collection of Mahogany and Gilted Mantle Clocks and Clock Sets, Two Grand Daughter Clocks, and Wall Clocks including a Superb Drop Dial Inlaid Wall Clock.

Collectibles include pieces of Royal Worcester, Dux, Belleek including Baskets, Royal Doultons, Hummel, Waterford and Other Crystal, Brass, Bronze, Moorcroft, Clarice Cliff, Ruby, Lalique Platter, Tea and Dinner Sets, Linen etc.

Pieces of Solid Silver including Silver Slice, Jug and Sugar, Vases, Cutlery including Serving Spoons, Caddy Spoon, Napkins, Candlesticks, Coaster, Pepper Mill, Cigar Cutter, Toast Racks etc etc.

A wonderful collection of Jewelery from a number of estates is included in the sale, and include a very good selection of Rings including an 18ct Gold Emerald and Diamond Cluster Ring Diamond .5ct and Emerald 1.15ct, Superb 18ct Ruby and Diamond Cluster Ring Ruby 1.25ct and Diamond approx. .7ct, Magnificent Victorian Five Diamond Ring with Diamond points approx. 1.4ct, 18ct White Gold and Diamond Ring Diamond approx 1.5ct, Sapphire and other Rings. A good number of Gold and Silver Chains, Brooches, Fobs and Earrings are also included, as are a selection of Costume Jewelery.

More unusual lots include a Large Bronze Fountain, a Childs Pheaton Carriage, Painted Milk Cans, a selection of Old Brass, Blow Torches, Old Wood Planes etc, an Eley Cartridge Filler, a Matchlock Gun, a Dress Sword, Old Coins including an Old Groat and a Half Groat, 1944 Mint Shilling, Medals, Postcards, Pocket Watches, Tortoise Shell, Walking Canes, Chandeliers, Mounted Horns, Early Masonic Trivet, Set of Silver Plated Riding Spurs, Overmantles, Pictures, Prints etc.

Viewing commences on Tuesday 7th and Wednesday 8th 3.00 – 5.00pm and 7.00 – 8.30pm and on each day of sale from 4.00pm to commencement of sale at 6.30 nightly on Thursday 9th and Friday 10th of June. Catalogues are available online at further details from McAfee Auctions on 028 276 67669.