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4th Jun 2015 General Sale and Vintage Clothing

Our General Sale of antiques and collectibles 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 Thursday 4th June 2015

Saturday 30th May 10am - 12 noon
Tuesday 2nd June 10am - 5.00pm
Wednesday 3rd June 10am - 6:30pm
and on the morning of the sale

Sale Catalogue

Featured Lots

149 :: A box of mixed ephemera, including 19th and early 20th century correspondence headed Windsor Castle and Gloucester House, an erotic hand written novel with illustrations, a 19th century large daguerreotype of a gentleman, with a collection of Richard Pryce books to go along with the ephem...
Price Achieved:
£650.00.

401 :: An early 19th century library table from Charterhouse, the rectangular top above two end drawers, on baluster turned legs and brass castors, stamped Charterhouse to drawer bases, 118cm x 84.5cm x 73.5cm...
Price Achieved:
£210.00.

83 :: A Louis XIV style bough pot, late 19th century Paris, decorated with sprays of summer flowers and gilt bordering, 15cmH 27cmW...
Price Achieved:
£140.00.

161 :: An O.B.E with two dress miniatures in its leather case by Firmin & Sons, together with an O.B.E brooch reading For God And The Empire in a leather case by Spink...
Price Achieved:
£140.00.

201 :: A full body mannequin decorated with maps of France, holding a decorated tray with neck straps and red high heel shoes, 190cm...
Price Achieved:
£140.00.

85 :: A Chelsea Pottery style figurine playing a lute (damage) with a green head scarf, red anchor mark to base, 15cmH with a Dresden style figurine group of Harlequin dancing with Columbina, beehive mark to base, 16cmH...
Price Achieved:
£120.00.

392 :: A WM. Marples & Sons Ltd, work bench, 122cmW...
Price Achieved:
£120.00.

410 :: A matched set of six 19th century elm captains chairs (some repairs)...
Price Achieved:
£120.00.

173 :: A large 20th century Japanese bronze Koro, with twin Hou-ou (Phoenix) bird handles, the body decorated all over with birds and foliage, raised on elephant trunk feet on stepped circular base, 45cmH...
Price Achieved:
£100.00.

337 :: Chris Insoll (b.1956), 'Autumn Geranium' oil on board, signed and dated '91, lower right, 49 x 39cm...
Price Achieved:
£100.00.

 

Full Catalogue

107 :: Two boxes of wine and cookery books, to include Andre Simon- A Wine Primer, and BBC Masterchef Goes Large...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

108 :: Three boxes of cookery books, to include 100 Fabulous Cheesecakes, Cooking for Company, and Mrs Beeton's Traditional Christmas...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

109 :: A large box of books, varied interest, Idi Amin, Frances Parkinson Keyes-The Explorer, amongst many more...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

110 :: Mrs Beeton's Family Cookery; Mrs Beeton's Household Management; Ward, Lock & Co., London (2)...
Price Achieved: £20.00.

111 :: A collection of assorted police books, including The Book For Police (4), Collectors Guidfe to British Police badges & Insignia and others...
Price Achieved: £20.00.

112 :: A box of various books, including Mary Queen of Scots, Cross Stitch Safari...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

113 :: A 19th century French flag on pole ...
Price Achieved: £15.00.

114 :: A 20th century Union flag, 111cm x 80cm...
Price Achieved: £12.00.

115 :: A collection of gym and other school activity sheets ...
Price Achieved: £25.00.

116 :: A wine rack, together with a vintage red suitcase ...
Price Achieved: £10.00.

117 :: A mixed lot to include a silver plated collar horse hoof, a James Yates pewter tankard, silver plated trophy, bone handle flatware...
Price Achieved: £10.00.

118 :: A selection of WWII British War Office field maps/ordnance survey maps for Germany and Northern Europe, dated 1944, also containing Firing Data for British 75-mm MK V Guns stamped The War Office, February 1944, all in a canvas field case, with a later similar case with British maps, toget...
Price Achieved: £50.00.

119 :: A Georgian oak and brass campaign box with internal divider and handle to lid, 27cmW x 16cmD x 12.5cmH...
Price Achieved: £80.00.

120 :: An unusual early 20th century leather holdall bag, with three lock opening, 60cm...
Price Achieved: £5.00.

121 :: A Rennaisance style brass letter rack with centred cherub mask, a Dutch 19th century tin bowl engraved with subjects and windmill, with lion mask handles and paw feet, two brass eagle Napoleon III style furniture mounts...
Price Achieved: £30.00.

122 :: Two 19th century bronze hand bells, with turned wood handles...
Price Achieved: £10.00.

123 :: An early 20th century chrome car mascot, by A.G. Ward, in the form of a greyhound, 9cmH...
Price Achieved: £30.00.

124 :: A mixed lot including, a stag hoof lamp base, dated 1940, a wooden cut out of a pug dog, a hunting print, a vintage sandwich tin, a silver plated salver for Aberdeen Angus, and a brass horse letter rack...
Price Achieved: £35.00.

125 :: A mixed lot including, a gilt metal filigree vesta case, a button screw, brass lighters, a Swann fountain pen, and other items, all in an oak domed casket with foliate-scroll to lid, on bun feet...
Price Achieved: £20.00.

126 :: A 19th century oak box (locked), rectangular on plinth base, items within...
Price Achieved: £25.00.

127 :: A number of WWI and Edwardian First Aid ephemera, including British Red Cross Society First-Aid Manual No. 1 (1913) and two of No. 2 (1914) by James Cantlie, a copy of First Aid To The Injured by James Cantlie 1908, The Muscular System by Harold Burrows, three First Aid lecture books v...
Price Achieved: £25.00.

128 :: A mid 20th century gentleman's dresser set, in leather case signed Two-Tix...
Price Achieved: £10.00.

129 :: A Georgian oak tray, with turned handles, with a Silverdale table tray, a 19th century helmet coal scuttle and a fold up chair...
Price Achieved: £10.00.

130 :: A collection of Police ephemera belonging to Major E. M. Allfrey D.S.O. of the Royal Berkshire Regiment, who was the Commander of an emergency constabulary set up in Binfield during WWII, to include truncheon, badge, buckle, police whistle, and Major Allfrey's police notebook during this time, ...
Price Achieved: £30.00.

131 :: A large number of 18th and 19th century letters and ephemera relating to the Smallwood family, including a letter addressed to Queen Victoria by a young Mr Smallwood asking her to buy him a donkey, a Stolen or Strayed poster regarding the disappearance of two horses dated 1801, two...
Price Achieved: £60.00.