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5th Dec 2013 General Sale followed by Cameras and Equipment

Our General Sale of antiques and collectables features a diverse assembly of lots and is followed by a Camera Auction. You can view the catalogue online below and then come and view the lots in person if you wish. The sale will start at 11am on 5th December 2013.

Lots include glass, clocks, furniture, ceramics, ephemera, toys, music, books, Oriental works of art, collectables and over 300 lots of vintage and some modern cameras and lenses.

Viewing 
Saturday 30th November 10am - 12pm
Tuesday 3rd December 9am - 5pm; Wedenesday 4th December 9am-7pm
and from 9am - 10.45am on the morning of the sale

Sale Catalogue

Featured Lots

495 :: Canon model 7 rangefinder camera coupled to a Canon 50mm f0. 95 rangefinder lens, fits Canon 7 models only but can be converted for Leica fit, with original front metal cap Canon model  7 rangefinder camera coupled to a Canon 50mm f0. 95 rangefinder lens, fits Canon 7 models only but can be converted for Leica fit, with original front metal cap. Cosmetically lens very good, feint scratches and slight fungus to r...
Price Achieved:
£850.00.

465 :: A Hasselblad 500 C/M with a Carl Zeiss Planar 80mm F2.8 lens; a waist level view finder and 120 film back and detachable grip with instruction manual and carry case A Hassleblad 500 C/M with a Carl Zeiss Planar 80mm F2.8 lens; a waist level view finder and 120 film back and detachable grip with instruction manual and carry case in excellent condition with hard cover first edition of "Hassleblad" with text by ...
Price Achieved:
£600.00.

457 :: Nikon Nikkor lens 17 - 55mm F2.8 AF-S DX Zoom G Nikon Nikkor lens 17 - 55mm F2.8 AF-S DX Zoom G. Comes with the lens hood and all caps, boxed, doesn't seem to have an instruction manual, and comes with a Hoya 72mm filter. Lens is in mint condition, and has been tested and is fully working. ...
Price Achieved:
£400.00.

541 :: A Rolleiflex twin lens reflex camera with Carl Zeiss Planar 75mm F3.5 in good condition. Lenses clear A Rolleiflex twin lens reflex camera with Carl Zeiss Planar 75mm F3.5 in good condition. Lenses clear. ...
Price Achieved:
£400.00.

506 :: Rare Curta mechanical calculator, good condition, untested, in own plastic case Rare Curta mechanical calculator, good condition, untested, in own plastic case....
Price Achieved:
£380.00.

350 :: A Modern L-shaped sofa A Modern L-shaped sofa, adjustable head rests, to seat six, in three parts, fully upholstered in cream textured leather, teak frame to stainless steel feet....
Price Achieved:
£360.00.

543 :: Nikon F film camera in black, with Nikon F photomic TN prism viewfinder with lightmeter, comes with 2 lenses etc. Nikon F film camera in black, with Nikon F photomic TN prism viewfinder with lightmeter, untested for accuracy, camera works fine, slow speeds good, comes with 2 lenses, Nikkor -S auto 50mm f1.4 and a series E zoom 36-72mm f3.5 lens, in good condi...
Price Achieved:
£350.00.

336 :: An early 'Lombok' Eastern Colonial style teak bed An early 'Lombok' Eastern Colonial style teak bed, super kingsize mattress, geometrically shaped panel headboard, to square posts with ball finial, slatted base and panel footboard, to moulded square feet....
Price Achieved:
£300.00.

408 :: A quantity of silver Pentax cameras with lenses to include models MEs, KM, K2, Spotmatic, MXs and others A quantity of silver Pentax cameras with lenses to include models MEs, KM, K2, Spotmatic, MXs and others (11). ...
Price Achieved:
£280.00.

552 :: Sigma 500mm f4.5 AF Canon fit lens in canon APO aluminium flight box, very heavy in good condition, untested. Sigma 500mm f4.5 AF Canon fit lens in canon APO aluminium flight box, very heavy in good condition, untested. ...
Price Achieved:
£280.00.

 

Full Catalogue

226 :: Stained mahogany table top bijouterie cabinet with strapped corners Stained mahogany table top bijouterie cabinet with strapped corners 60cmW x 39.5cmD x 10.5cmH....
Price Achieved: £15.00.

227 :: A Victorian walnut tea caddy with mother-of-pearl inlay (interior fittings lacking) A Victorian walnut tea caddy with mother-of-pearl inlay (interior fittings lacking). ...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

228 :: A late Victorian stereo viewer complete with a quantity of stereo images to include the Mirror Lake, Yosemite Valley etc. A late Victorian stereo viewer complete with a quantity of stereo images contained in a wooden casket with studded strapwork decoration and central cartouche to the lid; images to include the Mirror Lake, Yosemite Valley, Califoria; the arrival of...
Price Achieved: £50.00.

229 :: A Georgian needlework sampler 'MAP of ENGLAND' A Georgian needlework sampler 'MAP of ENGLAND', named counties of England and Wales and near country borders to a floral coloured border, in original gilt gesso oval frame, glazed, 29.5cm x 34.5cm....
Price Achieved: £30.00.

230 :: An early 'Lombok' Eastern Colonial hollowed out 'Sleeper' box, with fitted lid An early 'Lombok' Eastern Colonial hollowed out 'Sleeper' box, with fitted lid, 70cmL x 25cmD x 25cmH....
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

231 :: Edwardian mahogany 'Admiral's Hat' mantel clock Edwardian mahogany 'Admiral's Hat' mantel clock with Arabic silvered dial and French 8 day lever movement. 6 in high, 12.5 in wide....
Price Achieved: £20.00.

232 :: An American late 19th century 30-hour bracket clock An American late 19th century 30-hour bracket clock, striking, actuated by weights, a 'E N Welch Manufacturing Co., Forestville, Connecticut, USA' label behind the bell, to painted simulated mahogany pine box with gilt gesso mouldings to t...
Price Achieved: £10.00.

233 :: A 'Smith Electric' mantel clock and a decorative wall clock A 'Smith Electric' mantel clock and a decorative wall clock....
Price Achieved: £15.00.

234 :: A 19th century painted longcase clock dial; another painted face with seconds dial A 19th century painted longcase clock dial, decorated with shell corner spandrels, and inscribed 'Sturminster', with indistinct maker's name, 30 hour, with movement; and another painted face with seconds dial decorated with flowers.....
Price Achieved: £140.00.

235 :: A painted oak frame mirror with gold stippled decoration, and another A painted oak frame mirror with gold stippled decoration, and another, 69cm x 89cm and 50cm x 71cm respectively....
Price Achieved: £5.00.

236 :: A modern pine swing dressing table mirror to bun feet A modern pine swing dressing table mirror to bun feet....
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

237 :: A late Victorian carved oak mirror with lion mask decoration A late Victorian carved oak mirror with lion mask decoration, 76cm x 52.5cm....
Price Achieved: £20.00.

238 :: An oak frame mirror with carved single reed to, and oak panelled back; and another pine framed mirror with bevelled glass An oak frame mirror with carved single reed to, and oak panelled back; and another pine framed mirror with bevelled glass, 36.5cm x47cm and  42.5cm x 53cm respectively....
Price Achieved: £15.00.

239 :: A pair of miniature early 20th century Chinese cloisonne enamel salts A pair of miniature early 20th century Chinese cloisonne enamel salts, each decorated with the five-toed swirling dragon chasing a flaming pearl, decorated under with a flower and blue enamel interiors, to tripod feet on copper, 3cmH....
Price Achieved: £12.00.

240 :: A Chinese brass bowl supported on stained wooden stand A Chinese brass bowl decorated with a scene of a deity and character marks, supported on stained wooden stand, 25cm dia....
Price Achieved: £10.00.

241 :: A pair of 19th century Japanese 'Kutani' vases A pair of 19th century Japanese 'Kutani' vases, with gilt decoration to an orange palate depicting flowers and a bird of paradise within key pattern and geometric borders, character marks to the base, 15.5cmH.    ...
Price Achieved: £10.00.

242 :: A 19th century Chinese Canton enamel dish with insect foliate decoration to a pale green glazed ground A 19th century Chinese Canton enamel dish with insect foliate decoration to a pale green glazed ground.  ...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

243 :: A Chinese porcelain reticulated vase mounted as a lamp to wooden base; 20th century A Chinese porcelain reticulated vase, depicting plum blossom to bamboo leaves, mounted as a lamp to wooden base, 20th century, the vase 31cmH; together with a similar lot....
Price Achieved: £25.00.

244 :: A pair of antique Indian hand painted oils on silk; a hand painted oil on cotton; painting on cotton of horses A pair of antique Indian hand painted oils on silk, depicting two decorated standing elephants with tusks forward and trunk up, each draped with woven ceremonial saddle, wearing golden anklets and golden bands adorning tusks, to decorated border, ...
Price Achieved: £35.00.

245 :: A late 19th or early 20th century Chinese red cinnabar lacquer box and another similar cinnabar box A late 19th or early 20th century Chinese red cinnabar lacquer box, depicting figures amongst rocks in a key pattern border with chequered cross-hatching to the sides and black lacquer interior; and another similar cinnabar box, both 14.5cmL....
Price Achieved: £15.00.

246 :: A pair of theatrical Indonesian face masks A pair of theatrical Indonesian face masks known as 'tupeng'. The use of theatrical masks in non-Muslim societies is significant, since masks, being forbidden under the prohibition of images, are practically unknown in most of Indonesia, a...
Price Achieved: £15.00.

247 :: Japanese lanterns, parasols and a large fan depicting a lady and a Magnolia tree in flower; together with an African staff Japanese lanterns, parasols and a large fan depicting a lady and a Magnolia tree in flower; together with an African staff....
Price Achieved: £10.00.

248 :: A pair of Chinese 19th century timber rice buckets with metal strapwork A pair of Chinese 19th century timber rice buckets with metal strapwork....
Price Achieved: £45.00.

249 :: A Japanese occasional table A Japanese occasional table, the brass top tray engraved with a garden scene and figures within floral and bamboo borders supported by a six-section folding carved and stained frame with another engraved brass tray, similarly decorated, as a shelf...
Price Achieved: £25.00.

250 :: A contemporary Colonial hardwood Anglo Chinese office desk; the matching armchair A contemporary Colonial hardwood Anglo Chinese office desk, the rattan top to twin pedestals with open shelving to single drawer with rectangular brass loop handle, the matching armchair with single splat splayed high back, rattan seat to four rou...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.