Top Picks from the October 6 – 18 Discovery Auction

Brooke Friedman

Discover something different in our online-only Discovery Auction. Wander through a selection of rare rugs, unique décor and standout art without ever leaving your living room. With all items starting at just $20 you do not want to miss this auction. Our Discovery Auction may be viewed online here or preview the items live in our gallery located on 908 York Road. Towson, Maryland 21204.

Our current Discovery Auction features contemporary, Mid-century, antique & quality reproduction furniture; orientalia; porcelain, glass, and other decorative arts; artwork; silver plated items; salt glazed stoneware; lighting; clocks; fossils, minerals & sea shells; period maps & books; Diecast cars; racing bikes; laboratory glass; and other collectibles.

Furniture Highlights:

Loving the bright colors and whimsical hummingbird motif from lot 7205: A Contemporary Painted Metal Armchair. With bold striped upholstered cushions this playful chair is not to be missed.  Added bonus – this char is very comfortable!

This classic Louis XVI Style Marble Top Bouillotte Table (lot 7211) would make the perfect addition to any room. With brass accents and a beautiful marble top, this little table packs a bold  punch of style.

What is not to love about lot 7333: A Le Corbusier Style Chaise Lounge? With sleek ebonized metal and chrome accents and smooth black leather, this stylish chaise is the epitome of modern design.

Lastly from our furniture selection lot 7344: A Modern Mahogany Chest of Drawers with white painted drawer fronts and brass drawer pulls. The clean look of the mahogany coupled with the bright white paint, gives this chest of drawers a fresh new look.

Decorative Arts & Collectibles Highlights:

The name Waterford is synonymous with high-end crystal stemware, lot 7274 is the perfect example of classic Waterford elegance. This set of 12 Waterford Lismore Crystal Glassware would add a dash of glamour to any table.

For over a century Herbert Johnson of London has been producing high-quality headwear for any occasion, like lot 7288: A Derby Hat for Brooks Brothers circa 1920. This vintage derby hat comes in its original fitted box and is in wonderful condition.


Sure to put a smile on any car collector’s face is lot 7381: 1/18 1961 DeSoto Adventurer (Green) Diecast Model by Road Legends. Fun fact, the term die-cast toy refers to any toy made by using the die casting method of putting molten lead or zinc alloy in a mold to produce a particular shape. Such toys are made of metal, with plastic, rubber, glass, or other machined metal parts.

Perfect for any budding fashionista, lot 7694: A Pair of Handbag Prints is simply too cute. The pastel hues and beautiful framing makes this duo hard to pass up!

Make these pieces yours and bid now!


Item of the Week: A Stunning Natural Yellow Diamond Ring

We have no shortage of fabulous rings at Alex Cooper Auctioneers, but when this fancy yellow diamond walked in, it stopped me in my tracks. This exceptional 1.50 carat natural yellow diamond is set in a halo of glamorous pink diamonds. And if that was not enough sparkle for you -the band is adorned with […]

June 30, 2015

Estate Collection of Guns & Weapons Auction April 8th

Live Auction Includes Rifles, Shotguns, Revolvers, Pistols, Swords & Militaria. {Auction Lots 800-985} Absentee & live bidding available on: Alex Cooper Hibid, Invaluable & Live Auctioneers Auction Location: 908 York Road, Towson, MD 21204 Auction date and time: Saturday, April 8 at 10 am. Preview: Tuesday, April 4 to Friday, April 7 from 10 am […]

March 30, 2017