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4th Feb 2016 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 Thursday 4th February.

Viewing Times:

Saturday 30th January 10am - 12 noon

Tuesday 2nd February 10am - 5pm

Wednesday 3rd February 10am - 6pm

Morning of the sale

Sale Catalogue

Featured Lots

235 :: A Persian rug with yellow fields, floral borders and central rectangular panel with mosque motifs, 170cm x 120cm , with a runner rug of Bokkhara design...
Price Achieved:
£550.00.

297 :: Chinese School, Court scene depicting a banquet, watercolour on rice paper, framed, 31 x 18cm (af)...
Price Achieved:
£250.00.

247 :: Naim Audio NAP 140 Power Amplifier ...
Price Achieved:
£220.00.

215 :: A collection of five Postman's wall hanging alarm clocks, one dial signed J. Herman, Lynn, one bearing partial label reading Winterhalder, with three others...
Price Achieved:
£200.00.

392 :: A pair of 20thC oak open arm chairs, ferne leaf carved arms raised on fur paw feet and turned stretchers, upholstered in floral tapestry....
Price Achieved:
£200.00.

245 :: A Micromega CDf1 Digital with remote control ...
Price Achieved:
£190.00.

260 :: A number of well kept Beatles vinyl LPs to include ''Help!'' (Parlophone 1965 Stereo); ''Beatles For Sale'' (Parlophone 1964 Mono); ''Sgt. Peppers Lonely Hearts Club Band'' (Parlophone 1967), ''A Hard Day's Night'' (Parlophone 1964 Mono); ''Revolver'' (Parlophone 1966 Mono''; ''Abbey R...
Price Achieved:
£140.00.

310 :: A relief carving of a figural group, RA labels en verso, framed, 47 x 40cm...
Price Achieved:
£140.00.

321 :: ROWLAND FADE (b1939) An abstract mixed media composition with thick impasto oil paint and hessian sacking on panel, signed and dated '67 lower right, framed, 87 x 61cm...
Price Achieved:
£130.00.

177 :: A vintage Jotul NR507B wulti fuel stove ...
Price Achieved:
£120.00.

 

Full Catalogue

106 :: Quantity of Highways and Byways published by Macmillan circa 1900 including The Border, Berkshire, Devon & Cornwall, The Lake District, Yorkshire 92), Normandy, Oxford and the Cotswolds, North Wales, Sussex, Northumbria, Donegal & Antrim, Somerset, Northampton, Kent (15)...
Price Achieved: £15.00.

107 :: The Heraldry of the Douglases (G.Harvey Johnston 1907); Simple Heraldry (Moncrieffe/Pottinger); The Oxford Guide To Heraldry; Heraldry Customs, Styles and Rules (New Orchard 1981); The Dictionary of Heraldry (Foster, Bracken Books 1989); The Art of Heraldry (Fox-Davies, Bloomsbury 1986) (6)...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

108 :: A drawer of books to include ''Who's Who'' - 1927, 1971, 1972, 1985, 1990, 1993, 1998, Debrett's People of Toaday 1991; Burke's Peerage 1953; Burke's Peerage 1915; j.jorace Round. Peerage and Pedigree Vols 1 & 2, Woburn Press, 1971; Burke. The Prominnent Families Of The United States o...
Price Achieved: £5.00.

109 :: A quantity of mainly art history books to include works on Dutch, Italian and Flemish painters, Durer and a first edition of Annie Leibovitz At Work (1974), Francois Cali, France aux Visage book, Arthaud (af)...
Price Achieved: £5.00.

110 :: A number of travel books on Northumberland/Europe and British Isle to include:Brittany (Ward, Lock & Co); Pyrenees (Les Guides Bleus 1921); Muirheads Northern Spain (1958); Paris and Environs (Ward Lock & Co) Cornwall, Nicholls/Mitton (1925); Northumberland, Heaton Cooper/Herbert (1923); Muirheads N...
Price Achieved: £18.00.

111 :: Mrs Beeton's Household Management (1923, Ward Lock); Mrs Beeton's Everyday Cookery (1972 Ward Lock); David, Elizabeth. French Provincial Cooking (1969 Ward Lock); Nouveau Peit Larousse Illustre with some colour plates and dust cover (Larousse, Paris 1947) (4)...
Price Achieved: £35.00.

112 :: A box of mainly childrens books to include Jackanapes (Ewing/Caldecott); Eleanor Fortescue Brickdale's Golden Book of Famous Women (1920 Hodder & Stoughton); Golding, William. Free Fall (1st edition 1959 Faber); Stewart, Mary. The Hollow Hills (1970 1st Edition, Hodder & Stoughton); P...
Price Achieved: £18.00.

113 :: A quanity of books mainly on Dorset to include works by Thomas Hardy,, Dorset Dialect Days, The Port Bredy of Wessex, A Dorset Camera (2), Thomashardy's England along with a number of titles by Jane Austen, Washington' Farewell Address (1813 Norris), and Gems of Scenery Around Torquay ...
Price Achieved: £25.00.

114 :: A mixed box of books to include The Household Physician (1907); works by Wodehouse, Edward Lear, Betjeman and graham Greene; The Tooth-Ache Imagined by maurice Mayhew, Rushbrook. J. The Poacher. London 1841; Cheshire, Frank. Practical Bee-Keeping; Platt.J. Morality and others...
Price Achieved: £20.00.

115 :: A box of book to include 15 titles by Charles Dickens (Hazel, Watson & Viney, London); along with a quantity of maps and guides to include North Cornwall (Ward Lock); Ordnance Survey Hastings (sheet 89); Plan de Paris; OS England South; OS England & Wales 9Sheets 20, 24); OS S....
Price Achieved: £10.00.

116 :: Three boxes of books many with full and half calf bindings with works by authors such as A.A.Milne; Gordon. W.J. Our Country's Byutterflies and Moths (Day & Son) with colour illustrations; Duncan. J. The Natural History of Foreign Butterflies Edinburgh 1837) with 33 coloured plates and...
Price Achieved: £45.00.

117 :: A selection of comics including The Incredible Hulk and The Sub-Mariner Featuring The Abomination, with several other comics including The Uncanny X-Men, Iron Man, Dick Tracey, with The Beano, The Wombles annual...
Price Achieved: £15.00.

118 :: Two boxes of books on travel and geography, including Mechanics of Flight by A.C. Kermode, Ghost Towns of the Santa Cruz Mountains, and The Desert Sea The Miracle of Lake Eyre In Flood by Serventy, and The Library Encyclopaedia of Geography...
Price Achieved: £15.00.

119 :: A box of cricket books including signed copies of Ian Botham, Monty Panesar and Marcus Trescothick autobiographies, with History of various county cricket clubs, and The Hand That Bowled Bradman...
Price Achieved: £5.00.

120 :: Transactions of The Highland And Agricultural Society of Scotland, Blackwood and Sons, Edinburgh. 15 volumes between 1919 and 1934 (15)...
Price Achieved: £3.00.

121 :: A set of Pifco electric home hair clippers...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

122 :: A collection of teenage music comics, young children's comics and action comics...
Price Achieved: £3.00.

123 :: A vintage Roberts radio - model R606-MB ...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

124 :: A Harper red painted metal scales, with weights, with a brass tray with handles...
Price Achieved: £5.00.

125 :: A fine cherished registration number - being ''16 TRR'' - offered on DVLA Retention Certificate. The successful purchaser will have to adhere to the DVLA rules for placing this number on a vehicle, or continuing its time on Retention...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

126 :: A large TIG Germany electric grill pan dish and cover with a 'Self Control' plug in thermostat...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

127 :: An early 20th century Russian samovar with Islamic inscription to lid, with wood turned handles on square base with stepped splayed feet, a 1960's brass tray signed Rocky Wood, with a brass bowl and brass teapot, and an Indo-Persian brass coffee pot of typical tapering baluster form, with two...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

128 :: Two 18th century Bavarian copper cooking pots/cauldron, domed base with swing handle, together with an Islamic silvered copper mug with brass handle, stamped mark to base, (3) A 19th century copper and iron cooking pot with swing handle, 23cm, with a copper jug...
Price Achieved: £15.00.

130 :: A beechwood cot, possibly Kinder from Germany, still boxed with all parts and unsused...
Price Achieved: £8.00.

131 :: A selection of Chinese cloisonne enamel dishes and lidded pots, including a lidded pot with carved base, the lid decorated with a pheasant and chrysanthemums, and a box with hinged lid decorated with beetles and a butterfly, with an Indian mother of pearl inlaid box containing several buttons, s...
Price Achieved: £55.00.