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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

653 :: Two dining chairs and a piano stool ...
Price Achieved: £5.00.

654 :: A modern pine storage shelving unit on castors 58 x 127 x 50cm...
Price Achieved: £5.00.

655 :: A Jacobean style bureau 75 x 100 x 45cm...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

656 :: A George III mahogany bureau with associated bookcase, cavetto cornice above two astragal glazed doors enclosing shelves and drawers above a fitted bureau with four long drawers 107 x 110 x 50cm and 108 x 100 x 30cm top...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

657 :: A matching pair of adjustable bookshelves 106cm heigt by 41cm wide together with a tall five shelves bookshelf 180cm height by 70 wide...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

658 :: A modern pine chest of drawers with two short over four long drawers on bun feet 120 x 81 x 44cm...
Price Achieved: £20.00.

659 :: A pine cupboard/ TV cabinet with double doors and internal shelves over a long cupboard with drop flap front 113 x 41 x 121cm...
Price Achieved: £25.00.

660 :: A small vintage oak counter top filing cabinet with six drawers 51cmH...
Price Achieved: £35.00.

661 :: An Arts and Crafts style pine wardrobe with carved pediment over single wardrobe with central rectangular mirror 108 x 198 x 50cm...
Price Achieved: £20.00.

662 :: A Jacobean style display cabinet, double astragal glazed doors, over cupboard 110 x 33 x 100cm...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

663 :: A pine collectors cabinet with four internal glass shelves and a hinged glass door 86 x 60cm...
Price Achieved: £15.00.

664 :: A Jacobean style court cupboard with leaded glazed upper section 126 x 138 x 45cm...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

665 :: A George III style Hamptons, Pall Mall walnut display cabinet with two astragal doors above a pair of panelled doors on bracket feet 200 x 105cm...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

666 :: An Ercol elm dresser with shelves over four drawers flanked by two cupboards 170 x 145cm...
Price Achieved: £30.00.

667 :: A late Victorian pine cupboard with carved pedastel over single cupboard with double doors and internal shelves over long drawer 92 x 41 x 193cm...
Price Achieved: £70.00.

668 :: A stained pine headboard carved with a herd of elephants coming down to water to drink surrounded by tropical foliage and palm trees, 85cm x 156cm together with a matching high back dining chair with panels of matching elephant carvings...
Price Achieved: £20.00.

669 :: Two mid 20th century oak dressing chests 75cmW and 80cmW...
Price Achieved: £5.00.

670 :: A late Victorian sideboard comprising of two short drawers and one long drawer, flanked by cupboards, one containing a lead lined bottle store, raised on turned legs 183 x 94 x 60cm...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

671 :: A mid 20th century oak single wardrobe 61cmW...
Price Achieved: £5.00.

672 :: A Queen Anne style white painted dressing chest on cabriole legs 90cmW...
Price Achieved: £5.00.

673 :: A mid 20th century walnut bow front display cabinet on short cabriole legs 90cmW...
Price Achieved: £5.00.

674 :: A Jacobean style court cupboard with carved pediment and supports over a cupboard with astragal glazed double doors and brass drop handles, over three short drawers and three cupboards with carved doors on bracket feet 137 x 67 x 74cm...
Price Achieved: £45.00.

675 :: An Edwardian mahogany display cabinet with adjustable shelves...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

676 :: An extending oval reproduction dining table with reeded baluster supports and splayed legs raised on castors 75cmH...
Price Achieved: £3.00.