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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

78 :: A large collection of books on railways and locomotives including some maps and pamphlets...
Price Achieved: £45.00.

79 :: A box of old books including ''The Art of Mime''...
Price Achieved: £15.00.

80 :: A box of old books including ''Episodes of Insect Life''...
Price Achieved: £5.00.

81 :: A box of old books, including Bible and the Book of Common Prayer...
Price Achieved: £5.00.

82 :: A modern walking stick, culminating in the head of President Kennedy...
Price Achieved: £8.00.

83 :: A quantity of cinema lobby cards, mini posters, stills and magazines from the 1950s to 1990s (in excess 100)...
Price Achieved: £45.00.

84 :: A quantity of British Quad film posters from the 1980s to 1990s (approx.25)...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

85 :: 1950s one sheet film posters - including Bright Leaf, The Flame and The the Arrow, Siren of Bagdad and The Juggler (10)...
Price Achieved: £75.00.

86 :: One sheet film posters from the 1970s and 1980s including Revenge of the Pink panther, Incredible Hulk, The Last Detail, and Mystery on Monster Island (10)...
Price Achieved: £35.00.

87 :: Turf Cigarettes 50 British Railway Locomotives, numbered 1 - 50, framed and glazed...
Price Achieved: £5.00.

88 :: A 19th century set of Chinese ink stones...
Price Achieved: £20.00.

89 :: A large quantity of Brooke Bond Tea cards, including birds, cars and trees...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

91 :: A 17th century Marriage certificate between... and...with original wax seals (af)...
Price Achieved: £10.00.

93 :: A metal vintage metal travel trunk 50 x 90 x 45cm...
Price Achieved: £20.00.

94 :: An Edwardian mahogany and inlay jardiniere and stand with copper liner, 37cmDiam x 93cmH...
Price Achieved: £60.00.

95 :: A burr yew circular letter rack, with an oak letter rack...
Price Achieved: £20.00.

96 :: A tribal mask, framed and moutned, with painted face and horns...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

97 :: A 19th century drinks tray, the top embroidered with flowers, with a 19th century candle lamp with two alabaster urns...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

98 :: A silver mounted ebonized dresser brush, with two others, together with two clothes brushes and some Irish linen...
Price Achieved: £5.00.

100 :: Vintage 1950s Tizlite suitcase 66cm x 21 x 40cm...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

100a :: A Victorian rosewood ladies sewing box with mother of pearl inlay...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

101 :: A set of cufflinks with eagle crest, in case, a glass inkwell, and a fob watch set withink a faux tortoiseshell case...
Price Achieved: £15.00.

102 :: A double table top display cabinet, with central hinges, 141cmW...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

103 :: A mixed lot of items including a parasol, a coaching horn, a tapestry screen, a hide vessel with strap, a lantern, a bathroom cabinet with mirror and a tribal mask...
Price Achieved: £35.00.

104 :: A mixed lot including a pewter music box, a mahogany artist box with inkwell, a vintage Trent/2 pottery swan, an unusual 1950' domed candelabra with three sconces, with other items...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.