Telephone & Fax:  607-988-2523

Thursday April 3, 2014 @ 4:30pm

Part II of the Mark McClure Estate

This unreserved sale includes items from the late Howard Hand Collection, as well as items from his personal Collection and selected additions from private sources.  Included in this sale you will find: Sterling Silver, Paintings & Prints, Lighting, Early Ceramics, good Glassware, Taxidermy, Furniture, Oriental Carpets, Garden Ornaments, Beer Signs and many quality Accessories.  We look forward to seeing you there.

Preview for this auction starts @ 2:30 pm the day of the sale or by appointment. Please call our office @ 607-988-2523 to arrange a time. Our office hours are Monday-Friday, 9:00am-12:00 and 1:00pm-5:00pm.  All lots may also be viewed on Auctionzip.com, Auctioneer #2029

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Thursday, March 20, 2014@ 4:30pm

Part I of the Mark McClure Estate

The Mark McClure Estate, which includes items inherited from the late Howard Hand Collection, Smithville, Texas & Upstate New York. 

This important sale includes fine Jewelry & Silver, Paintings, 18th & 19th Century Furniture, fine Ceramics, Oriental Carpets & Quality Accessories

The photos below are just a few of the items to be found in this auction.  The items include: Lot 6- an 8.07 carat, emerald cut diamond ring, in a platinum setting with 2 baguette side cut stones; Lot 124- a pair of stone & gilded urns, Palace of Versailles: The King's Council Chamber; Lot 145- a ceramic sculpture, KUAN TI, previously owned by Madame Chiang Kai-Shek; Lot 97B- a large 800 silver repousse figural urn; Lot 265- a Georgian Bombe slant lid desk; Lot 292- a 9 drawer chest on chest; Lot 264- Important pietra dura server; Lot 183- Oriental carpet; Lot 203- Napoleonic Ivory triptych by Desvarreux.

Preview for this auction starts at 2:30 pm the day of the auction or by scheduling an appointment, please our office @ 607-988-2523 to arrange a time. All lots may also be viewed on AuctionZip.com,  Auctioneer #2029

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Thursday, March 6, 2014 @ 4:30pm

Unreserved Bainbridge, NY Estate Auction w/selected additions

A Bainbridge, NY Estate w/selected items from Private Sources to be sold Unreserved. Items included in this auction: Gold, Silver, Paper Notes, Buffalo Bill Shot Playing Card, a Leonard Borman Landscape, 19th C. Marbles, Baseball cards, Indian Baskets, Toys, Trains and a host of good Furniture.

Preview will start @ 2:30pm the day of the sale or by appointment.  Please call our office to schedule an appointment @ 607-988-2523.

Images do not reflect actual size of items. Please see Lot Description for sizes.




Saturday, February 22, 2014@ 10:00am

Two Day Artifacts Auction- DAY 2

From the Ed Horst Collection of Penn Yan, NY & from the Herb Kraft Collection (collected prior to Mr. Kraft's Archaeological career) & Many Lots of Southwest Indian Jewelry. Day 2 of this unreserved auction has over 335 Lots. (Click on photo below to enlarge)

Preview will start @ 8:00 am the day of the auction or schedule an appointment by calling our ofices at 607-988-2523, Monday - Friday, 9 am - 12 pm and 1:00 pm - 5 pm.

Images do not reflect actual size of items. Please see Lot Description for sizes.




Friday, February 21, 2014 @ 4:30pm

Unreserved Two Day Artifacts Auction- DAY 1

From the Ed Horst Collection of Penn Yan, NY & from the Herb Kraft Collection (collected prior to Mr. Kraft's Archaeological career) & many Lots of Southwest Indian Jewelry. Day 1 of this unreserved auction has over 320 Lots. (Click on photo below to enlarge)

Preview will start @ 2:30 pm the day of the auction or schedule an appointment by calling our ofices at 607-988-2523, Monday - Friday, 9 am - 12 pm and 1:00 pm - 5 pm.

Images do not reflect actual size of items. Please see Lot Description for sizes.




Thursday, February 6, 2014 @ 4:30pm

Unreserved Variety Auction

Unreserved Variety Auction from Private Sources and Local Homes.  Over 350 Lots to be sold in this auction including: Guns, Painting & Prints, Quilts, Numismatics, Portraits, Signs , Samplers, Lighting, Clocks and 19th C. Furniture. We hope to see you there.

Preview will start @ 2:30 pm the day of the auction or schedule an appointment by calling our ofices at 607-988-2523, Monday - Friday, 9 am - 12 pm and 1:00 pm - 5 pm

Images do not reflect actual size of items. Please see Lot Description for sizes.




Thursday, January 23, 2014 @ 4:30pm

Unreserved Antiques Auction

From Various Collections & Living Estates to be sold unreserved.  Exceptional 18th & 19th C. Furniture, Oriental & European Accessories, Costume Jewelry, Coins & Uncut Currency, Sterling & other Silver Clocks, Black Forest Carvings, Lighting, a fine selection of Paintings & Prints, Good Ceramics, Butterfly Collection, Statuary, Primitives, Stoneware, Unusual Glassware, Early Hearth items and a sundry of other keen items.

Preview will start @ 2:30 pm the day of the auction or schedule an appointment by calling our ofices at 607-988-2523, Monday - Friday, 9 am - 12 pm and 1:00 pm - 5 pm

Images do not reflect actual size of items. Please see Lot Description for sizes.




Thursday, January 9, 2014 @ 4:30pm

Variety Antiques Auction

A host of good Antiques discovered in a Private Storage Area plus Antiques from Private Homes offered in this Unreserved Auction. This Auction offers Musical Instruments including a wonderful Violin by Jerome Thibouville-Lamy, France, early Lighting, Flow Blue & Wedgwood plus other good Ceramics, many Paintings & Prints, Mantle Clocks, early Wrought Iron Hearth items, Stoneware, several Lionel O Gauge Train Sets and accessories, Toys, Tea Boxes, Pewter, Books on Antiques plus a variety of nice Petite Furniture.

Preview will start @ 2:30 pm the day of the auction or schedule an appointment by calling our ofices at 607-988-2523, Monday - Friday, 9 am - 12 pm and 1:00 pm - 5 pm.

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Thursday, December 5, 2013@ 4:30pm

Estate of Roger Steiner & the Living Estate of Madeline Steiner

The Estate of Roger Steiner & the Living Estate of Madeline Steiner, Otego NY w/ selected additions removed to be sold unreserved. This auction includes; Gold & Silver Coins, a Huge Collection of Old Baseball Cards from 1910- 1960s, Early Toys, Fine Furniture and many fine Accessories.

Preview starts @ 2:30 pm the day of the auction or by calling our offices to schedule an appointment.  Hesse Galleries can be reached at 607-988-2523, Monday - Friday 9:00 am - 1200 pm and 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm.

Images do not reflect actual size of items. Please see Lot Description for sizes.




Thursday, November 21, 2013 @ 4:30 pm

Unreserved Artifact & Ethnographic Auction

African & Native American from the Collection of the SMA Fathers Museum, Tenafly, NJ and the E.G. Barnhill Estate & an Important AtlAtl Weight Collection with selected additions removed to be sold unreserved. Included in this sale is an 18th or early 19th C. American White Cedar Woodland Dugout Canoe. PREVIEW STARTS @ 2:30 pm the day of the auction or by appointment.

Images do not reflect actual size of items. Please see Lot Description for sizes.