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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

98 :: A gent's hunting whip made of bamboo with metal collar, antler handle, leather thong and lash...
Price Achieved: £40.00.

99 :: A selection of five hand coloured engravings after Henry Alken of hunting scenes, published by Thomas McLean, 1820, framed, each c. 25 x 20cm...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

101 :: A metal sandwich box with leather case and sadlle straps together with a leather saddle flask holder (2)...
Price Achieved: £60.00.

102 :: A conical glass hunting flask with silver hinged top marked 'JD&S' and contained in a leather holder for saddle mounting. Holder 27cm high...
Price Achieved: £120.00.

102a :: A set of 12 19th century hunting characatures, watercolour and body colour depicting various hunting scenes...
Price Achieved: £25.00.

103 :: A leather saddle flask holder for saddle mounting 24cm high together with a leather sandwich box holder with saddle straps (2)...
Price Achieved: £25.00.

103a :: A collection og colour hunting prints of huntsmen and hounds both fox and beagling including the Clifton Foot beagles (9)...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

104 :: A leather saddle flask holder for saddle mounting 22.5cm high together with a leather sandwich box holder with saddle straps (2)...
Price Achieved: £35.00.

104a :: A collection of hunting books including Bailys magazine, the International Horse Show catalogue 1938, Bailys Hunting DEirectory 1926-7, 1932-3 and 1939-45, Gone Hunting by Mary Staib, Deer, hrae and otter hunting Adams, All about Fox Terriers (Skelley) and other titles...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

105 :: A child's or ladies hunting whip by Swaine, London with antler handle, silver collar (marks rubbed), plaited leather shaft 47cm L and a leather thong with lash...
Price Achieved: £25.00.

105a :: Hunting songs by R. E. Edgerton-Warburton 1912, Henry Young, no.270 of 350 copies; a Fox hunting Anthology (Cuming), Hunting Songs by R.E. Edgerton-Warburton illustrated by Lionel Edwards, Constable and Co. 1925; Come and Hunt (Willoughby)1952, 40-5 year (Cobalis 1891); The Foxhunters Weekend B...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

106 :: A pair of Lobbs ladies black hunting boots with wooden trees, boots widened at rear, one with a zip, size 6 - 6.5...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

106a :: Peale & Co. Oxford Street London, a pair of canvas and tan leather three quarter length riding boots with studden sole and original wooden trees size 8-9...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

107 :: A pair of ladies black hunting boots with wooden trees and garter straps size 6 - 6 plus canvas and leather carry case....
Price Achieved: £75.00.

107a :: A pair of gents hunting boots with champagne tops and wooden trees size 8-9...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

108 :: A pair of black ladies huntinging boots with garter straps, size 5.5, with wooden trees (Watts & Co?)...
Price Achieved: £45.00.

108a :: Maxwell, Dover Street, London - a pair of black leather gents 'Butcher Boots' with studded soles and original Maxwell trees 9-9.5...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

109 :: A pair of black ladies hunting boots with garter straps, size 5.5 to 6, with wooden trees...
Price Achieved: £60.00.

109a :: Davies Boots, a pair of black leather gents hunting boots with mahogany tops and original wooden trees size 8-9...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

110 :: A pair of black ladies hunting boots with garter straps, size 5.5, with wooden trees...
Price Achieved: £30.00.

110a :: After Cecil Aldin, The Garth Hunt, signed in pencil lower left, FATG impressed blind stamp lower left, framed, original identification of hounds and riders label en verso, 38 x 63cm...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

111 :: A ladies autumn hunting coat in tweed, lined with Tattersall check cloth, size 16, made by ''The Hunting Stock Market'', Dorset in near new condition...
Price Achieved: £5.00.

111a :: After Alfred G Haigh, 1925, a colour print of Sir Dennis Bowles with his favourite named hounds of the Quantocks, signed in pencil lower right, 37 x 45cm together with After Munnings, a framed print of huntsmen and hounds 38 x 47cm...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

112 :: An Elico hunting saddle 15.5in ...
Price Achieved: £25.00.

112a :: A Calcutt and Sons leather hunting saddle 18in...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.