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5th Sep 2013 General Sale

Our second 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 11am on 5th September 2013.

Lots include glass, clocks, furniture, ceramics, books, and collectables.

Viewing 
Tuesday 3rd September 9am - 5pm
Wednesday 4th September 9am - 7pm
and from 9am - 10.45am on the morning of the sale

Sale Catalogue

Featured Lots

22 :: Two ceramic ginger beer bottles and a ceramic crock (3). ...
Price Achieved:
£420.00.

202 :: A mahogany and burr amboyna elevated secrétaire bookcase. A mahogany and burr amboyna elevated secrétaire bookcase, the architrave pediment surmounts a four shelf glazed upper section with canted corners supported by a five drawer cabinet flanked base unit, the  secrétaire top drawer f...
Price Achieved:
£350.00.

229 :: A pair of ivory brocade armchairs in the French style 37in(94cm)H ...
Price Achieved:
£320.00.

187 :: An oatmeal lounge suite comprising three sofa units an armchair and a footstool. ...
Price Achieved:
£300.00.

246 :: A walnut double caned bergére lounge suite (3). ...
Price Achieved:
£190.00.

204 :: Edwardian mahogany and rosewood rectangular centre table. Edwardian mahogany and rosewood rectangular centre table with satinwood banding, the two drawers opposite blind frieze drawers surmount a square tapered column to quadripartite base with brass lions paw slipper casters 35in(89cm) x 26½in(67...
Price Achieved:
£160.00.

199 :: A 19th century French style walnut sofa. A 19th century French style walnut sofa; the serpentine scrolling back and overstuffed seat are set within a sweeping walnut frame to scroll legs with casters 70in(178cm)W x 31in(79cm)D x 26 1/2in(67.5)H...
Price Achieved:
£160.00.

206 :: An Edwardian rosewood serpentine occasional table. An Edwardian rosewood serpentine occasional table with marquetry decoration and ivory line inlay supported on four cabriole legs to porcelain casters, united by a shelf stretcher 24in(61cm) x 23in(58.5cm) x 28in(71cm)H...
Price Achieved:
£150.00.

210 :: A 19th century Windsor chair plus a Victorian tub seat arm chair (2). ...
Price Achieved:
£140.00.

215 :: A late 19th century satinwood fold over card table. A late 19th century satinwood fold over card table with ebonised moulding on a writhen pedestal base to quadripartite reeded legs  38in(96.5cm)W x 18 5/8in(47.5cm)D x 30in(76.5cm)H ...
Price Achieved:
£120.00.

 

Full Catalogue

51 :: A collection of 19th century and later boxes including a golden oak locking box, a pine box, an ebonised glove box with floral decoration and a circular tin (4)....
Price Achieved: £15.00.

52 :: A collection of mid to late 20th century vintage Christmas decorations. ...
Price Achieved: £25.00.

53 :: Two large meerschaum pipes of standard form ; one with a London hallmarked ferrule and with date letter for 1887 to the detachable mouthpiece extension, presented in a fitted case, plus another large meerschaum pipe 16in(40.5cm)ext. and smaller....
Price Achieved: £55.00.

54 :: Two meerschaum pipes modelled as dragon claws clutching the pearl of wisdom terminating in amber mouth pieces 7in(18cm)L and smaller....
Price Achieved: £35.00.

55 :: Three meerschaum pipes modelled as bonneted Edwardian ladies 5½in(14cm)L and smaller. ...
Price Achieved: £35.00.

56 :: Two meerschaum pipes modelled as hands holding jars 6in(15cm)L and smaller. ...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

57 :: Two meerschaum pipes; one modelled as Uncle Tom, the other as Santa Claus 6¼in(16cm)L and smaller. ...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

58 :: Two meerschaum pipes modelled with scenes of hunting dogs and terminating in amber mouthpieces 4½in(11.5cm) and smaller....
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

59 :: A 'Sherlock Holmes' style meerschaum pipe with a London hallmarked silver ferrule, ,an egg shaped meerschaum pipe, and a large meerschaum pipe with an amber cap and threaded silver ferrule to an amber mouthpiece (3).  ...
Price Achieved: £55.00.

60 :: A group of four 'straight' meerschaum pipes three of which bearing Chester hallmarks to the silver ferrules and all with amber mouthpieces 6¼in(16cm)L and smaller....
Price Achieved: £70.00.

61 :: A large 19th century rococo revival meerschaum pipe with shell carved lidded bowl and a wooden and mother of pearl inlaid pipe shaft terminating in a horn mouthpiece 12½in(32cm)L...
Price Achieved: £50.00.

62 :: An alloy lantern stand with three storm lanterns 70in(178cm)H, and a three tier tea light display (2). ...
Price Achieved: £10.00.

63 :: A quantity of assorted miscellanea A quantity of assorted miscellanea, to include candlesticks, field glasses, watering can, ewer, etc....
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

64 :: Pair of andirons. ...
Price Achieved: £15.00.

65 :: Cane shooting stick. ...
Price Achieved: £15.00.

66 :: A beech surround wall mounted diaphragm barometer 11in(28cm)dia. ...
Price Achieved: £15.00.

67 :: A collection of two gentleman's pocket watches and one lady's pocket watch, Two are silver hallmarked. ...
Price Achieved: £15.00.

68 :: A collection of novelty table lighters and a globe cigarette dispenser. (4) ...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

69 :: An early twentieth century child's cylindrical music box toy , three vintage spirit levels, a cotton bobbing egg timer, a Gordon Highlanders WWI 'Sweetheart Flash', a Bakelite cigarette box and a selection of assorted ceramics to include a Coalport cup and saucer....
Price Achieved: £35.00.

Books

70 :: Holy Bible. The Holy Bible Containing the Old and New Testaments, According to the Authorised Version. With Illustrations by Gustave Dorè. 2 volumes, large 4to., n. d. (c.1880). Contemporary, rubbed, half leather bindings. (2)....
Price Achieved: £45.00.

71 :: Shakespeare, William. As You Like It. with Illustrations by Hugh Thomson. 4to., n.d. [c. 1909]. covers rubbed. Together with a small collection of miscellaneous books including some volumes of the Waverley novels (a quantity)....
Price Achieved: £5.00.

72 :: A large collection of paperback crime fiction novels, bodice rippers and factual books on history and religion. ...
Price Achieved: £10.00.

73 :: A large quantity of books to include Sir Walter Scott and many more. ...
Price Achieved: £5.00.

74 :: A large quantity of books to include an incomplete sets of the Edinburgh Waverley and many more. ...
Price Achieved: £5.00.

75 :: A large quantity of books to include Shakespeare half bound in red Moroccan and many more. ...
Price Achieved: £5.00.