Joseph C. Ropes, oil on canvas of Mount Monadnock

Joseph C. Ropes, oil on canvas of Mount Monadnock

To be sold July 12th 2014

Gorham, Sterling Silver Punch Bowl

Gorham, Sterling Silver Punch Bowl

Sold for $11,400.00 March 29th 2014

"Jacksnipe" Miniature Decoy, A. Elmer Crowell

"Jacksnipe" Miniature Decoy, A. Elmer Crowell

Sold for $3,240.00 March 29th 2014

Chinese Red Lacquer Table Shrine

Chinese Red Lacquer Table Shrine

Sold for $3,240.00 March 29th 2014

Signed Hinomaru coming May 3rd 2014

Signed Hinomaru coming May 3rd 2014

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imperial jade necklaces sell for $132,000

Imperial Jade Necklaces Top Estate Auction At The Cobbs

Hot stuff sparkled at The Cobbs on July 6, where fine material, mostly from area collections and estates, held sway.

The runaway favorite of the day was a Twentieth Century lot of two 12-inch imperial jade necklaces in a brilliant green with matching gold color clasps inset with jade beads, one of which had a second gold clasp with jade drops that sold for $132,000. Speaking after the sale, auctioneer Charlie Cobb said mildly, "We are not known for our jewelry, but these did really well!" They were estimated at $1/1,500. The necklaces came from a Baltimore area estate and went to the New York trade... Read complete article

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The Cobbs Auctioneers Announce New Staff - Auctioneer Appraiser George Thomas Lewis

George Thomas Lewis earned a master's of science degree from Ohio University, a doctorate degree from Temple University and brings over 35 years of experience to The Cobbs Auctioneers.

PETERBOROUGH, N.H. — The Cobbs Auctioneers, LLC of Peterborough New Hampshire are proud to announce the addition to their staff of Auctioneer and Appraiser George Thomas Lewis of Northampton, Massachusetts. He will primarily be working with customers in the Massachusetts and Connecticut area... Read complete article