Jewelry, designer handbags, fur coats and more offered Nov. 9

Thomaston Place Auction Galleries presents Holiday Sparkle Sale

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THOMASTON — On Friday, November 9 enjoy a day of holiday shopping at Thomaston Place Auction Galleries’ Holiday Sparkle Sale, offering a dazzling array of estate jewelry, fur coats and designer purses.  Live in-house, online, telephone and absentee bidding will be available for this special auction.

Over 400 lots of fine gold or silver jewelry, many pieces set with precious stones, will be presented for sale in this auction. This includes rings, bracelets, necklaces, brooches, and pocket and wristwatches, as well as several loose gemstones.

With colder days approaching, the auction will include assorted furs, including a full length ranch mink double breasted coat, full length Lutetia mink coat, a stylish chocolate brown mink jacket with zip-front design and elasticized cuffs and bottom hem, and an Autumn Haze three-quarter length mink jacket with shawl collar.

To round out the offerings is a group of designer handbags and luggage, including: a rare Louis Vuitton leather-covered top hat trunk, with original interior fittings; and purses by Judith Leiber and Paloma Picasso.   

These lots will be offered on day two of an exciting four-day auction at Thomaston Place Auction Galleries, from November 8 through November 11. On Thursday, November 8, important artifacts from early Native American and Oceanic civilizations will be sold, including pieces from Pre-Columbian, Taino, Mound Builders, and Polynesian peoples. 

On Saturday, November 10 and Sunday, November 11, their Fall 2018 Fine Art & Antiques Auction will be held, offering a multitude of decorative rarities gathered from estates and collections located throughout the country. 

The auction will begin at 11 a.m. EST each day.  A complete, full color catalog, with detailed descriptions and photographs, is available, and all lots can be viewed at Thomaston Place Auction Galleries’ website,

In addition to live bidding in the auction hall, Thomaston Place accepts bids via absentee, telephone, and on the internet. Please call (207) 354-8141 for more information, or to reserve seats in the auction hall. 

The gallery will be open for previews Monday, November 5 through Wednesday, November 7 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. each day, and from 9 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. on Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday mornings prior to the start of the auction. 

Additionally, there will be a special preview event at the gallery on Sunday, November 4 from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Event Date: 
Fri, 11/09/2018 - 11:00am
Event Location: 
Thomaston Place Auction Galleries, Thomaston, ME
Contact Phone: 
(207) 354-8141