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17th Mar 2016 Fine Art & Antiques, Wine, Clothing & Textiles


Our catalogue is now online for our Fine Art and Antiques Sale to take place at Busby Salerooms on the 17th of March at 10:30am. We have over 500 lots including silver, jewellery, ceramics, clocks, furniture, paintings, drawings, Oriental Art, Vintage Clothing and Textiles to name but a few! 

You must be registered to take part in the auction, if you are interested in bidding on any of the items but cannot make it to the sale, you can visit us on the viewing days where we will be accepting commission bids...

Saturday 12th March - 10am-12 noon
Tuesday 15th March - 10am - 5pm
Wednesday 16th March - 10am - 6pm
Morning of the sale


Or alternately you can bid online at the-saleroom.com or by telephone as the lot goes up for auction

Sale Catalogue

Featured Lots

269 :: A 19th century Russian icon of Tikhvin Mother of God, silver gilt oklad and cloissone enamel, oil on zinc plate, 84 Zolotnik, Moscow, with Cyrillic maker mark (S.G.) Br. Galkins Semen And Peter silver factory, Moscow 1890-1917, 9.25cm x 10.25cm...
Price Achieved:
£2300.00.

294 :: A 17th century needlework and stumpwork sampler of William III and Mary II, 37 x 27cm...
Price Achieved:
£2000.00.

355 :: William Joseph Shayer (1811-1892) Midshipman and his groom in a stall, oil on canvas, 61 x 76cm William Joseph Shayer was an animal and landscape painter, who was also the eldest son and imitator of William Shayer. William Joseph exhibited at the Royal Academy in 1858 and in 1885, at the British Insti...
Price Achieved:
£1400.00.

332 :: George Lance (1802-1864) Still Life of Fruit on a Ledge including grapes, plums, melons, pineapples and peaches, oil on canvas, 61 x 76cm Lance was born at the old manor-house in Little Easton in Essex. His father was William Lance who had previously served in a regiment of light horse and w...
Price Achieved:
£1100.00.

336 :: Italian School, 18th Century, Portrait of a young gentleman in court dress, oil on canvas, framed, 66 x 56cm...
Price Achieved:
£1100.00.

19 :: A diamond, sapphire, emerald and ruby set enamel regimental brooch, for 11th Hussars (Prince Albert's Own), diamond set throughout with crown crest set with two sapphire, two emerald and a single ruby, with blue enamel ribband Treu Und Fest (Loyal and Sure), 4cm 12.1g, in case...
Price Achieved:
£1000.00.

265 :: An Italian mid 19th century Grand Tour paper weight, possibly Burges workshop, the oval reserve depicting the Forum at Rome 13 x 17cm...
Price Achieved:
£850.00.

400 :: 'Snaffles' (Charles Johnson Payne) (1884-1967) The Cherubim (In the 50's) 11th Prince Alberts Own Hussars, signed, inscribed, watercolour with bodycolour heightened with white, inscribed '11th Prince Alberts Own Hussars' on base of mount, framed, 34 x 24cm...
Price Achieved:
£850.00.

537 :: A stunning 1950s 'Norman Hartnell' full length ball gown. A beautifully structured and tailored dress by one of the master designers of mid-century glamour. This dress has a boned, fitted bodice falling to a very slight drop waist which along with the interior hip pads accentuates the fullness of...
Price Achieved:
£675.00.

6 :: A cased set of six Art Nouveau silver and enamel teaspoons with stylized handles, by Liberty & Co., Birmingham 1909, a set of six silver teaspoons, by Thomas Bradbury & Sons, Sheffield 1921, with a set of six (.900 silver) tea spoons with Chinese symbol finials in case, Silver wei...
Price Achieved:
£600.00.

 

Full Catalogue

49 :: George VI, Crown 1937, coronation commemorative rev. arms and supporters, George VI Crown, 1937 Commonwealth of Australia, with four USA silver dollars, (6)...
Price Achieved: £70.00.

50 :: A collection of Royal Mint and other boxed silver coins, including Golden Jubilee crown, a Royal Australian Mint 2007 1732 One Johanna, (14)...
Price Achieved: £200.00.

51 :: A selection of eleven boxed Royal Mint silver Crowns and one ounce Britannia coins, with a New Zealand and an Australian silver coin, (11)...
Price Achieved: £350.00.

52 :: A selection of silver coins including two silver five pound coins, a silver two pound coins, a silver Victorian One Dollar, a silver 1797 Cartwheel Penny, a silver Franc, with others, (11)...
Price Achieved: £100.00.

53 :: Great Britain 'Trade Dollar' 1899, with a 1834 1/2 Franc and 1895 50 Centimes, (3)...
Price Achieved: £45.00.

54 :: Oscar II, 10 Kronor 1876 ST, with a 20 Franc 1904 gold coin, (2)...
Price Achieved: £220.00.

55 :: A selection of 18th and 19th century French copper coins including 1792 2 Sols, with a George III 1797 Cartwheel Two Penny, (16)...
Price Achieved: £50.00.

56 :: William I Penny, 1.38g, paxs type, facing crowned bust holding sceptre to right, (S.1257)...
Price Achieved: £360.00.

57 :: Alexander III (1249-86), Penny, 1.28g, crowned head left, sceptre before, rev. long cross, mullets...
Price Achieved: £70.00.

58 :: Anne (1702-14) Shilling, 1711, draped bust left rev. crowned cruciform shields (S.3618), George II Sixpence, 1758, George IV Maundy Threepence, 1830, with several other George III, IV, Victoria, Edward VII and George V silver coins, (...
Price Achieved: £120.00.

59 :: William III (1694-1702) Half Crown, Y (York) below bust, 1696, first bust rev. large shield, early harp, (S.3486)...
Price Achieved: £45.00.

60 :: George I (1714-27), Shilling, 1721, first laureate and draped bust rev. roses and plumes in angles, (S.3645)...
Price Achieved: £50.00.

61 :: William IV, One Rupee 1825, bare head right rev. wreath, with a 1949 Canada Dollar, with four other coins...
Price Achieved: £60.00.

62 :: Silver Denier, circa 10th century, with three other ancient coins, (4)...
Price Achieved: £70.00.

63 :: Three silver proof crowns, including the Prince of Wales and Diana (boxed), a Entente Cordiale commemorative crown (boxed), with an American Eagle (boxed), (4)...
Price Achieved: £55.00.

64 :: India, East India Company, Bengal Presidency, Rupee, fixed regnal year 19, oblique milling, Murshidabad, Shah Alam II, 11.67g...
Price Achieved: £30.00.

65 :: A collection of Great Britain stamps together with British Commonwealth 1840 - 1980 in five loose leaf albums and a large number of first day covers. Stamps include 1840 Penny Black, used; a definitive part set of Australia 1937-1949, lightly hinged, mint; New Zealand 1874 one shilling (SG157) u...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

66 :: A Japanese Wakizashi (short sword), signed iron Tsuba, gilt Menuki, engraved silver Fuchi, two piece brass Habaki, tang signed to both sides, black Saya, blade 43.5cm...
Price Achieved: £200.00.

67 :: A large late 18th / early 19th century Indo-Persian Pesh Kabz dagger, tapering blade formed with reinforced back-edge, the gilt iron hilt decorated with foliage and flying beetle, (some minor loss to gilding), curved beaked walrus-ivory hilt retained by steel rivets, pommel with s...
Price Achieved: £400.00.

68 :: A George V British War Medal 1914-1918, engraved 230886 PTE. W.H.R. HART. DORSET. YEO., with a 1939-1945 Defense medal and 1939-1945 war medal, together with three sporting badges for the same recipient, (6)...
Price Achieved: £35.00.

69 :: A Victorian cased military compass, by H.Hughes & Son, London, engraved Creagh-Osborne Pat. 114 B/1915, in leather case...
Price Achieved: £50.00.

70 :: A 19th century rim fire pocket revolver, the octagonal barrel with open sights, walnut double grip, with Birmingham proof marks, 5.5cm barrel...
Price Achieved: £160.00.

71 :: An 18th century French flintlock pocket pistol, 13mm octagonal barrel, box lock frame engraved with birds and trees, with checkered grip, 12.5cm barrel ...
Price Achieved: £150.00.

72 :: A 19th century French chassepot bayonet, engraved to blade Musee D'Armes de St Etienne 1877, with French military marks and numbered 17579, the scabbard no. 56418, ...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

73 :: An 18th century Afghan Pulwar sabre sword, single edged blade with typical grip and pommel, with leather scabbard, 73cm blade...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.