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1st Oct 2015 General Sale followed by Classic Cars and Automobilia

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 Thursday 1st October 2015

Saturday 26th September 10am  - 12 noon

Tuesday 29th September 10am  - 5pm

Wednesday 30th September 10am  - 6pm

Morning of the sale

Sale Catalogue

Featured Lots

453 :: 1930 Rolls Royce 20/25 Registration: DXP 567; Originally bodied as a Sedanca de Ville, and latterly used as a hearse, the chassis was found languishing in a barn and brought back to life by the current owner, whose childhood memory of a toy slot car became the inspiration for the car. Some rese...
Price Achieved:
£24000.00.

437 :: A George III mahogany tallboy, the top with shaped cornice over three short drawers over three long drawers, the base with slide over three long drawers, raised on carved bracket feet, 113cmW x 56cmD x 186cmH...
Price Achieved:
£720.00.

281 :: William Somerville Shanks (1864-1951) Pair of pastoral scenes with a couple surrounded by flora and fauna, gouache on paper, both framed and glazed, 67 x 33cm each (2)...
Price Achieved:
£350.00.

380 :: A Regency mahogany reading adjustable reading stand, the rectangular top with reeded edge above a substantial baluster column and stepped stepped circular foot, 68cmH - 88cmH ...
Price Achieved:
£320.00.

452 :: Reliant Rialto Hatch (1987) ...
Price Achieved:
£250.00.

8 :: An American 14ct gold diamond cluster ring, five graduating diamonds, encircled with fourteen additional diamonds, size M, (4.72g)...
Price Achieved:
£200.00.

28 :: A Poole Pottery large purse vase in the Decadence pattern designed by Andrew Tanner in 2009, 25cmH...
Price Achieved:
£200.00.

28 :: A 17th century Safavid pottery vase, of baluster form, blue underglaze with cusped panels, 27cmH...
Price Achieved:
£200.00.

350 :: An early 20th century oak roll top desk, revealing an arrangement of pigeon holes and drawers, over eight drawers, possibly American...
Price Achieved:
£200.00.

374 :: A Regency mahogany bedroom step/commode, gilded leather steps with brass lion mask loop handles, raised on turned legs...
Price Achieved:
£200.00.

 

Full Catalogue

49 :: A Dutch Art Nouveau candlestick with a stylised foliate decoration marked 'Arnham' (hairline firing crack) 25cmH...
Price Achieved: £55.00.

51 :: Moorcroft 'Knypersley' vase designed by Emma Bossons of shouldered ovoid form decorated with a tubelined stylised tree lined landscape, impressed and hand painted marks to base including the Modern Moorcroft mark, copyright mark and date 2003, 26cmH in original display box ...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

52 :: A Lladro china figurine of two babies in a crib titled 'Sweet Dreamers' (6127) in original box and packaging...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

53 :: A Rex Valencia 'D'Avila' Limited Edition figurine of a seated ballerina in a blue dress, marks on base, 33cmH...
Price Achieved: £35.00.

54 :: A pair of Royal Doulton Slaters Patent ovoid vases, rough brown lace ground lightly enamelled with flowerheads (af)...
Price Achieved: £5.00.

55 :: A selection of china including a Wellesley Wedgwood 'Bullfinch' part tea service pattern no. AL 9361, a quantity of commemorative ware including Shepparde, Wimbourne, Gladstone and Royal Doulton, with a Leighton Pottery, Burslem, mug of ''Cream'' pattern, number 5255 inscribed 'Bang-thump. Ho...
Price Achieved: £5.00.

56 :: A Poole Pottery Alfred Reed bowl in the ROC pattern, 26cmD...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

57 :: Attributed to Thomas Webb, blue and clear glass vase of geometric honeycomb design 20cmH ...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

58 :: A quantity of glass ware to include various coloured glasses, sherry, wine, port and champagne glasses and tumblers (35)...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

59 :: A quantity of glass to include a Dartington crystal clear glass poesy vase, a green glass bon bon dish and cover and three others (6)...
Price Achieved: £3.00.

60 :: A 19th century Bristol cobalt glass apothecaries jar of simple baluster form, possibly for leeches, 19cmH...
Price Achieved: £45.00.

61 :: A mixed lot of glass and ceramics to include two cranberry and clear glass trinket dishes and covers, and a matching vase decorated with bird motifs, and three pieces of Crown Duchal china decorated with parrots, with two embroideries of Mexican dancers...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

62 :: A glass figurine of a bird of prey with a fish in its talons 20cmH...
Price Achieved: £3.00.

63 :: A large quantity of glassware including various wine, port, sherry, and whiskey glasses, a water jug, together with various pieces of coloured glass...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

64 :: A large quantity of Art Deco style green glass ware, to include glasses, candlesticks, bowls and serving dishes...
Price Achieved: £10.00.

65 :: Seven vintage 'Kilner' glass storage jars with a quantity of French miniature tankards and two vintage painted metal candlestick holders...
Price Achieved: £10.00.

66 :: A collection of glassware, including 19th century hand painted vase, water jugs, port glasses, cut glass salt dishes, scent bottles and stoppers, miniature salt shaker, and various other bottles...
Price Achieved: £5.00.

68 :: A quantity of glassware including a carnival glass fruit bowl and various other moulded and cut glass bowls...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

69 :: A Poole Pottery Sally Tuffin vase with a fish design, 24cmH...
Price Achieved: £50.00.

70 :: A quantity of old hard cover books, mainly novels, including a set of Chrles Dickens titles...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

71 :: A good box of referenece books including Volumes 1 to 3 of the Concise Dictionary of National Biography; The Oxford Companion to English Literature; The Oxford Dictionary of English Etymology; Halliwell's Who's Who in the Movies; The Oxford History of World Cinema and other titles...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

72 :: SHAKESPEARE, William, `The Pictorial Edition of The Works of Shakespeare`, ed. Charles Knight. 1843 edition, marbled edges. full tr. cf. glt. borders and spines, leather labels, illustrated. 9 volumes From the library of William Wayte; 'A Biography'; 'Histories I and II'; 'Doubtful Plays'; 'Tragedies ...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

74 :: Stephen Thomas 'Welcome to Big Biba: Inside the Most Beautiful Store in the World' foreword by Barbara Hulanicki, signed first edition, 2006, printed for the Antique Collector's Club Ltd. Woodbridge, Suffolk with original dust jacket...
Price Achieved: £45.00.

76 :: A quantity of books and pamphlets on Trams and Buses such as the Tramways of Sunderland and the Tramways of Southend-on-Sea...
Price Achieved: £25.00.

77 :: The Yetties (2 LPs) and other music and publications of local musical and folk interest including a number of signed first editions...
Price Achieved: £3.00.