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1st Sep 2016 Sporting and General Sale

Our Sporting Sale followed by 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 September starting with the sporting lots.

Viewing times: 

Saturday 27th August 10am-noon

Tuesday 30th August  9am - 5pm

Wednesday 31st August 9am - 6pm

Morning of the sale

Sale Catalogue

Featured Lots

353 :: RAILWAY INTEREST - Smokebox Numberplate '48457', cast iron, 55cm long - London Midland Scottish Region; ex loco condition...
Price Achieved:
£420.00.

79 :: A Victorian silver hunting horn,by Swaine Adeney, London 1864, of usual form, inscribed 'Presented to C.J.Thursby Esq. by Holman Hunt and Stable Servants'', 21.5cm long, 2.5oz. Made by EHW, London, 1894 ...
Price Achieved:
£400.00.

346 :: RAILWAY INTEREST - A Bristol & Exeter Railway Greaseproof Drivers cap manufactured by Hall & Pedder, circa mid 19th century...
Price Achieved:
£330.00.

42 :: Hardy ''Palakona'' Split Bamboo Fly Fishing Rod - The Marvel, No. E.87715, weight 2ozs 12drms 7 ft, 4 wt, 2 tips, aluminum slide band over cork spacer, light green tipped in orange silk wraps, clear agate butt guide, snake intermediates rings, hook keeper, nickel silver ferrules, original labels ...
Price Achieved:
£300.00.

10 :: A Black Forest miniature group of bears playing billiards in a tavern...
Price Achieved:
£220.00.

24 :: A pair of moose antlers, circa 1977, mounted on a hardwood plaque, 120cm wide at the farthest points, 87cm high, 80cm at widest inner point...
Price Achieved:
£200.00.

352 :: Railwayana - British Rail (Mainline) Totem Enamel Sign ''DENT'' Maroon. Fully Flanged 91.5cm long...
Price Achieved:
£200.00.

16a :: A collection of silver and silver plated and enamel cycling badges/medal from the Goodmayers Wheelers Cycling Club established 1907 including 28 sterling silver badges dates ranging from 1920's to 1950's and awarded to F. Workman (28 sterling silver and enamel badges approx. 300g...
Price Achieved:
£180.00.

23 :: TAXIDERMY - Black Bear skin (Ursus americanus), circa 1978, skin with head mount, jaw agape, 142cm long nose to tail...
Price Achieved:
£180.00.

176 :: A quantity of silver, silver plated and stainless steel flatware including fish knifes, knifes, forks, spoons and a fish serving set together with six napkin rings, four made of brass and leather and two in silver, one depicting a Chinese dragon ...
Price Achieved:
£170.00.

 

Full Catalogue

451 :: A large rectangular gilt framed mirror 107 x 135cm...
Price Achieved: £45.00.

452 :: A small rectangular mirror gilt frame together with another mirror with decorative floral border (2)...
Price Achieved: £15.00.

453 :: Two modern gilt mirrors of foliate design 86 x 60cm and 60 x 60cm...
Price Achieved: £5.00.

454 :: A quantity of pictures and prints including various original landscapes, a map of Penine Waters West, a pin board and a black and white photograph of a horse and carriage with a vintage Alex White and Co. USA, Map of the World and calendar 1973 together with a Map of Saint Helena under the Sup...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

456 :: A quantity of pictures including a Beatrix Potter Jeremy Fisher poster, a Map of Mesopotamia and a Map of Dorset...
Price Achieved: £5.00.

457 :: A Chinese print depicting a cockerel, hen and chicks in foliage, a Gemma Poulton print titled 'Autumn Leaves' dated 2006 together with a quantity of decorative frames...
Price Achieved: £15.00.

458 :: Two boxes of picture frames of various sizes and styles...
Price Achieved: £15.00.

459 :: A selection of pictures and prints including H. Alken, Andre Derain, Monet and Oska Kokoschka...
Price Achieved: £10.00.

460 :: AFTER ANTON P an armchair with cigar in right hand'', coloured print, inscribed in margin ''We are all of us defending..... a cause ....... of freedom and of justice: of the weak against the strong; law against violence; mercy and tolerance against brutality and i...
Price Achieved: £40.00.

461 :: A mixed lot to include hard back book 'Readings from the Literature of Ancient Greece' English Translations by Dora Pym, a carved African hardwood figure of a man's head, a wicker basket and a black and white framed photgraph...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

462 :: A quantity of canvas prints including figural prints, elephants, a red rose and a geometric acrylic painting, of various sizes...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

465 :: A selection of copper plate engravings including Picart after J. Jackson of Hon. Alexander Fraser and four other gentlemen of the period, unframed (5)...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

466 :: A set of four lithographic prints of chess players, mounted together together with an engraving after Joshua Reynolds titled ' Lady Cockburn and her Children...
Price Achieved: £5.00.

467 :: A framed print of Weimaraner dog, print number 37 of 500 by David Barfield 1993, 20 x 23cm...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

469 :: A selection of pictures including various floral prints and Neil Cox prints...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

470 :: Two Arthur Rackham prints, 20th century, depicting various illustrations with monks and nuns, framed, 17 x 10cm and 17 x 11cm (2)...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

495 :: A religious icon depicting the Virgin Mary, oil and gilt on panel 52 x 23cm...
Price Achieved: £5.00.

496 :: After Jos. J. Jenkins 'Come along' 19th century engraving by F. Holl, framed, 57 x 89cm...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

497 :: An early plan produced by the Ordinance Survey office 1929 of Dorset sheet XXIV.7. of Blandford Forum, framed, 73 x 103cm...
Price Achieved: £20.00.

498 :: Two lithographs depicting jolly friars enjoying wine in cellars, framed (2)...
Price Achieved: £5.00.

499 :: James Macintyre Delt- framed print titled 'A relic of the past' April 1899 together with an interesting engraving of the plan of the road from London to Weymouth by John OGilbey, 19th century...
Price Achieved: £20.00.

500 :: A late 19th century engraving of a landscape with cows in the forgeround in a birds eye maple frame 33 x 51cmtogether with an oil on paper depicting a cottage scene, framed, 45 x 61cm...
Price Achieved: £20.00.

501 :: A watercolour by Sybil Mullen Glover depicting a cottage scene 12 x 22cm toegther with a pastel drawing by local artist Evelyn Cooke of Farm nr Blandford, possibly in the Winterborne Valley 26 x 40cm...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

502 :: A framed original colour poster of London and Scottish assurance corperation Ltd. 65 x 60cm...
Price Achieved: £15.00.

503 :: A quantity of ornithological prints and various others...
Price Achieved: £5.00.