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3rd Apr 2014 General Sale

Our General Sale of antiques and collectables features a diverse assembly of lots. You can view the catalogue online below and then come and view the lots in person if you wish. The sale will start at 10am on 3rd April 2014.

Over 500 lots include cameras, comics, glass, clocks, furniture, ceramics, ephemera, toys, music, books, Oriental works of art, collectables and vintage.

Viewing 
Saturday 29th March 10am - 12pm
Tuesday 1st March 9am - 5pm; Wedenesday 2nd April 9am-7pm
and from 9am - 9.45am on the morning of the sale

Sale Catalogue

Featured Lots

269 :: An Oriental tapestry on silk An Oriental tapestry on silk, depicting several birds and butterflies, including a peacock in full plume, with floral bordering, framed and glazed, 78cmW x 60cmH...
Price Achieved:
£1200.00.

127 :: The Super Heroes vintage comics, including editions of 1975 and 1976, including editions of Silver Surfer and The Amazing Spiderman  The Super Heroes vintage comics, including editions of 1975 and 1976, including editions of Silver Surfer and The Amazing Spiderman ...
Price Achieved:
£220.00.

169 :: A large quantity of wooden printing letter blocks A large quantity of wooden printing letter blocks, with timber and lead trays (8) ...
Price Achieved:
£190.00.

446 :: Ercol wall cabinets Ercol wall cabinets with adjustable shelves 99cm h x 30cm d x 46cm w...
Price Achieved:
£130.00.

439 :: Retro Guy Rogers 'Virginia' design chair Retro Guy Rogers 'Virginia' design chair with original brown fabric  upholstery and afromosia frames in good condition, unusual curved design with loose cushions and upholstered arms....
Price Achieved:
£121.00.

54 :: Large ceramic fighting bull in a brown treacle coloured glaze   Large ceramic  fighting bull in a brown treacle coloured glaze made in Portugal 38cm H x 40cm L. ...
Price Achieved:
£120.00.

350 :: A quantity of ladies and gentleman's wristwatches A quantity of ladies and gentleman's wristwatches, of all ages, to include Seconda, Omega, Oris, and Tissot, amongst others, (15) ...
Price Achieved:
£120.00.

398 :: A modern mahogany open dresser with two drawer cupboard base A modern mahogany open dresser with two drawer cupboard base 89½(227.5cm)H, 101cm wide...
Price Achieved:
£100.00.

460 :: A green leather button upholstered swivel office chair A green leather button upholstered swivel office chair...
Price Achieved:
£100.00.

138 :: Ten stamp albums of first day covers Ten stamp albums of first day covers, two commemorative coin albums of British monarchs, and an album of postcards ...
Price Achieved:
£85.00.

 

Full Catalogue

76 :: Susie Cooper 'Hors D'Oeuvres' ceramics in wooden tray Susie Cooper 'Hors D'Oeuvres' ceramics in wooden tray ...
Price Achieved: £25.00.

77 :: A Victorian warming plate, copper base with hollow for warming water A Victorian warming plate, copper base with hollow for warming water ...
Price Achieved: £15.00.

78 :: A Bretby plaque / wall hanging plate depicting Oriental family scene A Bretby plaque / wall hanging plate depicting Oriental family scene, together with a Castleroux plate depicting a rural musician ...
Price Achieved: £5.00.

79 :: A 19th century Pointons tea set A 19th century Pointons tea set, floral with gilt rim, nine saucers, six cups, and one milk jug, together with a Japanese eggshell porcelain tea set ...
Price Achieved: £10.00.

80 :: Two large Hammersley & Co pheasant designed cups and saucer Two large Hammersley & Co pheasant designed cups and saucer ...
Price Achieved: £10.00.

81 :: A Dresden porcelain lidded jug A Dresden porcelain lidded jug, couple seated surrounded by floral design and gilt finish, a James Kent Ltd 'Old Foley' floral designed tea caddy and two similar smaller lidded pots, two small Staffordshire small white pots with delicate f...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

82 :: A Vista Alegre covered vase, rectangular domed lid topped with foo dog, foliate-scroll gilt finish A Vista Alegre covered vase, rectangular domed lid topped with foo dog, foliate-scroll gilt finish ...
Price Achieved: £40.00.

83 :: A set of three Victorian relief moulded stoneware 'Bachanalian Dance' jugs in buff, by Charles Meigh and Sons  A set of three Victorian relief moulded stoneware 'Bachanalian Dance' jugs in buff, by Charles Meigh and Sons, the body worked in relief with a band of fruiting vine above figures merrymaking, the underside with applied mark and regi...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

84 :: A Wade Heath pottery jug no.144 A Wade Heath pottery jug no.144 22cm high; Aynsley china Pembroke design Bon Bon dish and vase; two other plates and a charger; a silver plate Bon Bon dish with foliate relief decoration and a glass celebration goblet. ...
Price Achieved: £5.00.

85 :: Wheatley, Dennis. A collection of first editions by Dennis Wheatley, (most first editions in dust wrappers, some without). Wheatley, Dennis. A collection of first editions by Dennis Wheatley, (most first editions in dust wrappers, some without). Please note that the lot offered for sale is a selection from the image provided for this lot; Murder off Miami. [1936]....
Price Achieved: £55.00.

86 :: 8 Volumes; History of England. Damaged binding.The Pilgrim's Progress by John Bunyan with engravings and half bound; The Gardener 1870.  8 Volumes; History of England. Damaged binding.The Pilgrim's Progress by John Bunyan with engravings and half bound; The Gardener 1870....
Price Achieved: £20.00.

87 :: A quantity of miscellaneous books, novels, interest etc A quantity of miscellaneous books, novels, interest etc...
Price Achieved: £5.00.

88 :: A box of books to include Rudyard Kipling's 1930 edition "The servant a dog" A box of books to include Rudyard Kipling's 1930 edition "The servant a dog" and various William books by Richmal Crompton amongst others. ...
Price Achieved: £25.00.

89 :: Christies and Sothebys hardbook auction reviews (18) Christies and Sothebys hardbook auction reviews (18) ...
Price Achieved: £15.00.

90 :: An 1816 edition of Reverend John Brown's (17221787) Self-Interpreting Bible  An 1816 edition of Reverend John Brown's (17221787) Self-Interpreting Bible, John Brown was the minister of the Gospel at Paddington, London, contains extensive illustrations, (damaged), 28cmW x 44cmH, together with Perceptive ...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

91 :: A box of books to include 'Balkan Monastrey'  A box of books to include 'Balkan Monastrey', Henry VIII and His Courts, and Anne of Green Gables by L.M. Mongomery ...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

92 :: A box of children's books to include nine Disney's Wonderful World of Reading   A box of children's books to include nine Disney's Wonderful World of Reading, Roy Rogers Comic Album, Popular Books For Boys, and Popular Stories For Boys ...
Price Achieved: £10.00.

93 :: A box of books including, Fifth and Sixth Verve book of portraits   A box of books including, Fifth and Sixth Verve book of portraits (some damage), Science for All, The First World War, and The Magazine of Art ...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

94 :: Cassell's Illustrated Holy Bible Cassell's Illustrated Holy Bible containing the Old and New Testaments, leather bound with brass clasp and colour map illustrations. ...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

95 :: Donald & Mickey Issues 2- (undated but >04/03/72), 3, 08/04/72, 15/04/72, 22/04/72, 29/04/72, 06/05/72, 13/05/72, 20/05/72,  27/05/72, 03/06/72, 10/06/72, 24/06/72, 01/07/72, 08/07/72, 15/07/72, 22/07/72, 29/07/72, 05/08/72, 12/08/72, ...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

96 :: WALT DISNEY'S: Donald & Mickey and also Goofy WALT DISNEY'S: Donald & Mickey and also Goofy Issues 25/05/74, 01/06/74, 08/06/74, 15/06/74, 22/06/74, 29/06/74, 06/07/74, 13/07/74, 20/07/74, 27/07/74, 03/08/74, 10/08/74, 17/08/74, 24/08/74, 31/08/74, 07/09/74, 14/...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

97 :: THE HORNET DC Thomson & Co Ltd - UK weekly boy's comic book, issues ran from 14th September 1963 to 7th February 1976, after which it was merged with The Hotspur.   THE HORNET: 1968; Issues 252, 255, fair condition. 1972; Issues 435,...
Price Achieved: £30.00.

98 :: WARLORD  DC Thomson & Co Ltd - UK weekly boy's anthology comic dedicated to wartime stories, issues ran from 1974 until 1986 and transformed toVictor.   WARLORD: 1974; Issues 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14. 1975; Is...
Price Achieved: £30.00.

99 :: Chicks Own and Bubbles, 4 issues 1949 - 1953. Chicks Own and Bubbles, 4 issues 1949 - 1953.   (4)...
Price Achieved: £5.00.

100 :: Chums, Nos 213 - 224, 13 issues, October 7th - December 30th 1896.  Chums, Nos 213 - 224, 13 issues, October 7th -   December 30th 1896. (13)...
Price Achieved: £5.00.