Tradewinds Antiques

Henry A. Taron (Nancy A. Taron, Founder)

A superb ivory Bacchus cane,
est. $4,000-$5,000

A superb 1696 ivory pique,
est. $5,000-$7,000

A fantastic ivory full horse,
est. $3,000-$4,500


Saturday, April 27, 2013
at 11:00 A.M.

Preview 9:00 - 11:00 A.M.


Mariott Peabody
just off route 128 at exit #28

Peabody, MA


In celebration of starting our 21st year of doing all-cane auctions, Tradewinds Antiques is pleased to present our 42nd live sale at the Marriott Peabody Hotel, just off route 128 at exit #28, in Peabody, Mass. We have gathered a wonderful array of quality pieces and will be offering over 239 lots with many rare or scarce pieces, and lots of surprises. Included in the event are items from the collections of Dr. Lawrence Pinkner, Mr. Leo Delluchi, Dr. Byron Evans, and the Vertical Art Collection®, with additions from around the world.

Among the many highlights are: a superb ivory Bacchus cane, a great narwhal and silver cane, a fine painter’s gadget cane, a great Masonic folding ball, a superb 1696 ivory pique, a fine ivory American Indian, a splendid Turk’s head knot on carved whalebone, a wonderful famous midget’s gold cane with related book, a scarce gold quartz knob cane, a great ivory memento mori cane of Jesus Christ, a fine ivory erotic lady cane, a great all whalebone cane with inlay, a rare La Diabolique weapon curio, a great cased English air-gun curio, an uncommon Ronson lighter cane, a great pink gold watch, a fantastic ivory full horse, a great black man beheading cane, a fine gold quartz tau, a wood anti-Semitic Dreyfus cane, and much, much more.

A 15% Buyers premium will be added to the hammer price of each lot. Those bidding live on the internet will be subject to an 18% Buyers premium. Descriptions and extra photos are now online at If you wish to order our special high quality catalog, please call us at (978) 526-4085, $45.00 U.S., $50.00 outside. (MasterCard or Visa accepted).

Make sure you make plans for your accommodations early because the North Shore of Massachusetts is a popular location. Special room rates are available by calling the Marriott Peabody now at 877-901-2083 and mentioning the Tradewinds Auction.

Other places to stay: The Salem Waterfront Hotel, 888-337-2536; The Hawthorne Hotel in Salem, 800-729-7829; Courtyard by Marriott in Danvers, 888-686-5064.

(Pictures and descriptions of canes to be offered
are online at

Tradewinds Antiques & Auctions
Henry Taron (Mass. License #2087)
P.O. Box 249, Manchester-by-the-Sea, MA 01944-0249
Tel.: (978) 526-4085 • Fax: (978) 526-3088

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