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20th Feb 2014 Fine Art & Antiques followed by Vintage Clothing and Wine

Sale Catalogue

Featured Lots

160 :: U.S.A., One Cent, 1793, Liberty head right, three-leaf sprig above date, vine and bars edge, good fine U.S.A., One Cent, 1793, Liberty head right, three-leaf sprig above date, vine and bars edge, good fine...
Price Achieved:
£3200.00.

238 :: A French 19th century Palais Royale ormolu mounted porcelain lyre clock A French 19th century Palais Royale ormolu mounted porcelain lyre clock, the dial with Arabic and Roman numerals decorated with swags of flowers, enclosed within a paste set bezel, maker's name indistinct but inscribed Paris, the eight day mov...
Price Achieved:
£2200.00.

85 :: Chua Ek Kay (Cài Yi Xi), ( Singaporean 1947 - 2008 ), 'Bamboo', 'Ao Qing' Chua Ek Kay (Cài Yi Xi), ( Singaporean 1947 - 2008 ), 'Bamboo', 'Ao Qing', a pair of paintings, ink on rice paper, 180cm x 50cm, signed and dated 9th September 2004, Zhejiang Province.   Sold with certificates o...
Price Achieved:
£2200.00.

273 :: A Collection of 1950's Gold Evening Dresses, including a circa 1950's Charles Frederick Worth Ballgown A Collection of 1950's Gold Evening Dresses, including a circa 1950's Charles Frederick Worth Ballgown.  Beautifully tailored from a heavy weight Gold Silk Satin, originating from the famous silk house in Lyon.  The bodice is bon...
Price Achieved:
£1800.00.

284 :: A 1960's "Worth" Dress. A 1960's "Worth" Dress. A stunning Silk batik green and greys long dress, fully lined; together with two 1970's vintage dresses.  A floral nylon summer frock with zip up the front of the dress.  1970's Red nylon max...
Price Achieved:
£1700.00.

268 :: A ' Winchester College ' oak refectory table of traditional form A ' Winchester College ' oak refectory table of traditional form, with five plank top, on square legs and stretchers, probably late 16th - early 17th century, 46in x 35in, 28.5in high.     The table has been subject t...
Price Achieved:
£1600.00.

82 :: A pair of Chinese porcelain baluster vases A pair of Chinese porcelain baluster vases, painted in underglaze blue depicting  figures of soldiers and warriors on horseback, Kangxi six character mark within the footrim, early 19th century, 12in high....
Price Achieved:
£1500.00.

50 :: An Edwardian four piece silver tea service of rectangular form with fluted decoration An Edwardian four piece silver tea service of rectangular form with fluted decoration, initialled, by the Goldsmiths & Silversmiths Co, London 1905-1906, together with a matching tea kettle on stand, with burner, Sheffield 1910, marks on cream...
Price Achieved:
£950.00.

259 :: An early Victorian mahogany collector's cabinet of architectural form An early Victorian mahogany collector's cabinet of architectural form, the rising gabled top with carved scoll supports, the panelled doors enclosing four long and three box drawers, with carved embryo side handles, raised on moulded plinth, 1...
Price Achieved:
£900.00.

380 :: Antique Chinese Robe. Antique Chinese Robe. This robe is made from a fine gauze with patterns within, the sleeves are embroided on a fine silk ground with examples of "forbidden stitch."  The fine flower embroidery is surrounded with gold couched thread....
Price Achieved:
£850.00.

 

Full Catalogue

151 :: Two Victorian souvenir cards Two Victorian souvenir cards, 'The London Rose' printed by C Adler, Hamburg, circa 1857, a chromolithographed die-cut folding card, opening to reveal 32 vignettes of London, including Crystal Palace, Hungerford Suspension Bridge, Egyptian ...
Price Achieved: £60.00.

152 :: An Edwardian souvenir postcard in the form of an oyster An Edwardian souvenir postcard in the form of an oyster opening to reaveal a boy with a fishing net and enclosing fold-out vignettes of Ilfracombe; together with two others, one in the form of a lobster, the other a fish, and inscribed respectivel...
Price Achieved: £30.00.

153 :: Souvenirs of the Grand Tour; Syracuse, Sicily Souvenirs of the Grand Tour; Syracuse, Sicily, two illustrations on papyrus, a pen and ink drawing of a shield of arms, initialled S.P.Q.S, the other a watercolour of a duck amongst water reeds, both inscribed, Presso Michelangelo Potiti, Siracusa...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

154 :: First World War 3 medal group plus miniatures First World War 3 medal group plus miniatures, 1914-15 Star, 1914-1918 War Medal and Victory Medal all mounted and in original condition (some damage to ribbons), awarded to Captain J. H. B. de Montmorency of the 18th London Regiment ...
Price Achieved: £380.00.

155 :: Queens South Africa medal 1901, with Cape Colony bar and ribbon Queens South Africa medal 1901, with Cape Colony bar and ribbon, to Private F.G.Easton, Duke of Edinburgh's Own Volunteer Rifles, with   original box and postal envelope as issued....
Price Achieved: £300.00.

156 :: Great Britain ; 1887 bronze half penny ; Guernsey ; 8 doubles and 4 doubles, both 1918 Great Britain ; 1887 bronze half penny ; Guernsey ; 8 doubles and 4 doubles, both 1918, and 1 double 1914, all with original lustre, in uncirculated condition. (4)...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

157 :: Gold half sovereign, 1982. Gold half sovereign, 1982....
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

158 :: Seven British 18th and 19th century tokens Seven British 18th and 19th century tokens, including a 1792 Exeter half penny, 1794 Liverpool half penny, and a John Howard Prison Reformer half penny (6)...
Price Achieved: £22.00.

159 :: U.S.A., Morgan silver dollar, 1897. U.S.A., Morgan silver dollar, 1897....
Price Achieved: £22.00.

160 :: U.S.A., One Cent, 1793, Liberty head right, three-leaf sprig above date, vine and bars edge, good fine U.S.A., One Cent, 1793, Liberty head right, three-leaf sprig above date, vine and bars edge, good fine...
Price Achieved: £3200.00.

161 :: The Boys ' Champion ' Story paper, Vol I, No I, January 19th 1901, 8 pages, uncut as issued, 16.5in x 12.5in. The Boys ' Champion ' Story paper, Vol I, No I, January 19th 1901, 8 pages, uncut as issued, 16.5in x 12.5in....
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

162 :: The ' Dandy, ' Nos 111, 116, 120, 152, dated 1940, together with 17 other issues, 1951 - 1965. (21) The ' Dandy, ' Nos 111, 116, 120, 152, dated 1940, together with 17 other issues, 1951 - 1965. (21)...
Price Achieved: £120.00.

163 :: The ' Beano, ' Nos 340, 348, 361, 380, dated 1948 - 1949, together with 12 other issues 1952 - 1973. (16) The ' Beano, ' Nos 340, 348, 361, 380, dated 1948 - 1949, together with 12 other issues 1952 - 1973. (16)...
Price Achieved: £65.00.

164 :: Chicks Own and Bubbles, 4 issues 1949 - 1953. (4) Chicks Own and Bubbles, 4 issues 1949 - 1953. (4)...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

165 :: Chums, Nos 213 - 224, 13 issues, October 7th - December 30th 1896. (13) Chums, Nos 213 - 224, 13 issues, October 7th - December 30th 1896. (13)...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

166 :: Star Trek picture book, ' When Planets Collide ', 32 pages, special edition, copyright 1969. Star Trek picture book, ' When Planets Collide ', 32 pages, special edition, copyright 1969....
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

167 :: Rover and Wizard, 30 issues, May 31st - December 27th 1969. (30) Rover and Wizard, 30 issues, May 31st - December 27th 1969. (30)...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

168 :: The Rover, 54 issues, January 2nd - December 25th 1971, the complete year, plus two issues 1973. (56) The Rover, 54 issues, January 2nd - December 25th 1971, the complete year, plus two issues 1973. (56)...
Price Achieved: £18.00.

169 :: The Wizard, No 607, 1934, together with 5 issues 1974. (6) The Wizard, No 607, 1934, together with 5 issues 1974. (6)    ...
Price Achieved: £10.00.

170 :: Rainbow, Tiger Tim's Own, 31 issues, 1949 - 1956. (31) Rainbow, Tiger Tim's Own, 31 issues, 1949 - 1956. (31)...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

171 :: Star Weekly Comics, 10 issues, 1964, (10) Star Weekly Comics, 10 issues, 1964, (10)...
Price Achieved: £10.00.

172 :: Spider - Man Comics Weekly, 20 issues, including No 1, dated February 17th 1973. (20) Spider -  Man Comics Weekly, 20 issues, including No 1, dated February 17th 1973. (20)    ...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

173 :: 60. The Hornet, 84 issues, 1970 - 1976. (84) 60. The Hornet, 84 issues, 1970 - 1976. (84)...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

174 :: A mixed selection of British comics from the 1930s and 1940s, titles include 'The Modern Boy' A mixed selection of British comics from the 1930s and 1940s, titles include 'The Modern Boy', 'The Magnet', The Hotspur', 'The Rover', 'The Champion', 'Film Fun', 'Radio Fun' and Tiny Tots. (a q...
Price Achieved: £35.00.

175 :: The Ernest Sewall Cabinet of Conjuring Tricks The Ernest Sewall Cabinet of Conjuring Tricks, no practice required, entirely British throughout, enclosing two trays, the contents appear   reasonably complete, original box but with some damage, 12.5in x 11.5in....
Price Achieved: £20.00.