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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

504 :: Boris O'Klein (Russian, 1893-1985) Four signed coloured engravings titled 'A la queue', 'Tu vien beau blond', 'Comme mes maitres' and 'sens interdit', all framed, signed in pencil (4)...
Price Achieved: £65.00.

505 :: A qauntity of pictures and prints including various Jack Vettriano prints (7)...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

506 :: A Victorian coloured print of three English terriers in a maple frame 23 x 28cm toegther with two deorative pictures of dogs...
Price Achieved: £10.00.

507 :: British School, c.1830 Portrait of a lady wearing a lace bonnet and ruff, half length, oil on canvas, unframed 92 x 76cm (distressed)...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

508 :: Three 19th century oil portraits, two of young ladies and one of a widow 64 x 51cm, 65 x 51cm and 62 x 51cm...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

509 :: German christoleum of Napoleonic period lover crossing a river, c.1900, 25 x 18cm together with various other christoleums...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

510 :: After Thomas Gainsborough (1727-1788) Portrait of the artist's daughters, oil on canvas laid down, 42 x 38cm...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

512 :: A selection of pictures including various landscapes and a Wendy Reeves 'Highland Scene' print...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

513 :: A collection of Victorian and later needlework panels including biblical and historical subjects (af) (11)...
Price Achieved: £30.00.

514 :: Four Belgian machined needlework panels of 17th century figures in taverns and various decorative needlework pictures including flowers, figures and birds (12)...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

516 :: A Victorian chromolithographic print after Gainsborough portrait of the Duchess of Devonshire in a large black hat, together with an 18th century continental print of classical figures in an oak frame...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

517 :: A late 19th and 20th century decorative pictures including oil still lives, portrait copies, prints etc....
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

520 :: A selection of pictures including various landscapes, paintings of cottages and various others...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

521 :: British School, Shepherds dipping sheep in a river, water and body colour on board, initialled 'J.E.H', unframed 51 x 30cm...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

522 :: An early 20th century continental silouette of two ladies holding fans, with gilt enrichment to their headress and costumes, signed 'Just Sean', framed, 20 x 15cm together with three decorative continental silouette prints of children, framed (4)...
Price Achieved: £20.00.

523 :: A selection of unframed pictures including an embroidery of the Cathedral Church of St Nicholas, Newcastle, a J. Morrish watercolour of Burnards Field, Colyton, signed and dated '89. a botanical study of pansies, and two others...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

524 :: After Miles Burket Foster, Gathering Wild Flowers, lithograph, Tayler and Co. label lower right, framed 50 x 30cm...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

525 :: A Caucasian prayer rug, with red fields, multiple geometric borders and three central lozenges 145 x 102cm...
Price Achieved: £30.00.

526 :: Two circular oriental superwash''jade'' rugs with grey and light green fields and florals borders size 116 and 145 cm diameter ...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

527 :: A Persian rug together with a John Lewis rug 170cmL and 120cmL...
Price Achieved: £5.00.

528 :: A Kayam rug 170cmL and a prayer mat (2)...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

529 :: A large Persian rug with red fields and floral borders (measure!)...
Price Achieved: £30.00.

530 :: A rug with green fields and floral cream and pink borders (measure)...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

531 :: A wooden slatted garden bench with green painted metal scrolling supports 127cmW...
Price Achieved: £10.00.

532 :: A set of six Ercol bow top Golden Dawn dining chairs with detachable cushions (labels to bases)...
Price Achieved: £20.00.