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4th Oct 2018 Sporting, Cars & General Sale

Sale Catalogue

Featured Lots

1003 :: Italian styling and French engineering. This is a genuine right hand drive 1968 Renault Caravelle Convertible. It is finished in Metallic Blue (originally pale blue) with black interior and has the rare hardtop as well as the soft top fitted. It has covered 72000 miles from new, and is in a nice o...
Price Achieved:
£9680.00.

1007 :: A Jaguar XK8 1999 model convertible, left hand drive This is a very good example of a fast appreciating useable classic car that will increase in value and can be considered as an investment, due to its very low mileage (45,000 miles). The Jag was purchased new by its first English owner in ...
Price Achieved:
£9000.00.

1001 :: An Austin/Morris Mini Pickup 95 W reg 1980 This classic Mini was made in many different forms throughout the 40 years of production, and possibly one of the most notable was the Mini pickup, which put the fun into functional. Here we have a fabulous example, finished in white which is th...
Price Achieved:
£9000.00.

1004 :: 1959 METROPOLITAN An American Nash designed car built in Britain and originally for export, this being a 1500cc (early model 1200cc mechanical parts easily available as most are B M C, Sold by Austin as a franchise which makes most people think it was made by them.) A barn find in the 80s in W...
Price Achieved:
£8500.00.

1002 :: A Morris half ton pick up, 39000 miles The Morris half ton pick up is a favourite among classic car enthusiasts. This Morris is a last made very low mileage example (speedometer shows 39000) with some old m o ts, having spent many years off the road. The engine, gearbox, and ancilla...
Price Achieved:
£7000.00.

1005 :: An extremely rare original right hand drive 1947 Chevrolet Fleetmaster Sports Sedan 4 door in black. This is a Canadian built car imported new to England in 1947. A copy of the General Motors Chevrolet build sheet is available to view to prove this. The car is in Condition 3 and 'patinated'. I...
Price Achieved:
£5360.00.

5 :: A framed display of 12 £5 notes signed by the 1966 World Cup England team, with accompanying photos, entitled '1966 World Cup Winners'...
Price Achieved:
£480.00.

106 :: A Victorian enamelled coursing greyhound hand painted brooch, 18ct yellow gold bezel surround, the white enamelled reverse painted inscription W.B.Ford. 1871, approximately 23mm by 21mm, hinged pin...
Price Achieved:
£440.00.

88 :: A silver hunting horn inscribed to Alfred Dowle esq. Master of the Ross Harriers from HLM 1863, Birmingham, 1863, maker's mark rubbed, 129g (4.5oz), 28cmH...
Price Achieved:
£400.00.

111 :: A Victorian leather cartridge case, Hussey, London, the lid marked H. L., with brass mounts and lock and twin straps, opening to a fitted interior with five compartments and lifting straps, maker's label GUN FITTING SPECIALIST, HUSSEY, GUN & RIFLE MAKER, 25, RYDER STREET, ST. JAMES'S, LONDON, W., 37.5...
Price Achieved:
£360.00.

 

Full Catalogue

76 :: A T & J Hollins smear-glazed jug early 19th century with engine turned neck decorated in a rich brown glaze depicting a hunting scene, impressed mark, 18.5cmH...
Price Achieved: £10.00.

77 :: A letter opener, the handle a fox's pad in a silver mount, monogrammed 'H' with crown above, engraved below M.A. Ley, November 26th 1923, marked RP, London, 1903, 37cmL...
Price Achieved: £45.00.

78 :: A Dunhill silver plated brass and copper table lighter in the form of a hunting horn, early 20th century, 23cmH...
Price Achieved: £100.00.

79 :: An early 20th century teak folding travel boot jack with brass hinges and a pair of metal pulls, 32cmL, together with a Victorian oak horse twitch, 35cmL...
Price Achieved: £50.00.

80 :: A leather cased travel set impressed H.B-E., containing boot pulls, etc., and a matched silver button hook c.1906, net weight 25g, retailed by Peal & Co, 487 Oxford Street, London...
Price Achieved: £45.00.

81 :: A pair of early 19th century carved horn beakers, each 10cm high, depicting hunting scenes to include riders in landscape, hounds in full cry, and running fox...
Price Achieved: £65.00.

82 :: An ebonized trophy plinth, with white metal plate engraved 'Presented to John Hargreaves Esq., by the Farmers of the Blackmore Vale Hunt on his Retirement from the Mastership, 1905', 22cmD...
Price Achieved: £10.00.

83 :: A half gadrooned silver punch bowl, engraved to one side 'Sporting Melody', and to the other 'South Dorset Hunt Race 1953', marked H.W, Sheffield, 1906, net weight, 551g, 19.4oz...
Price Achieved: £150.00.

84 :: A leather and brass powder flask by G. & J. W. Hawksley, Sheffield, the leather impressed with a relief of hanging game including a hare and a pheasant, 21cmL...
Price Achieved: £25.00.

85 :: A pair of early 20th century tile bookends, hand painted with huntsman, hounds, and fox, 11cmH...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

86 :: Coursing interest: a pair of cast iron recumbent greyhounds set on wooden plinth, each greyhound 15cmL...
Price Achieved: £75.00.

87 :: A set of three late 18th century fox hunting ale glasses raised on air twist stems, the etched glass depicting huntsmen and a couple of foxhounds, 13cmH...
Price Achieved: £150.00.

88 :: A silver hunting horn inscribed to Alfred Dowle esq. Master of the Ross Harriers from HLM 1863, Birmingham, 1863, maker's mark rubbed, 129g (4.5oz), 28cmH...
Price Achieved: £400.00.

89 :: Three Royal Doulton colourway character jugs, 'Gone Away', 'D6531', 'D6538', and 'D6545'...
Price Achieved: £25.00.

90 :: A mixed lot of tack to include an eighteen inch saddle, bridle, snaffle bit, running martinggale, and various rugs...
Price Achieved: £15.00.

91 :: After Mark Upton, 1986, Tedworth huntsman, field and hounds with White Chalk Horse in landscape, signed in ink lower right, 47x59cm...
Price Achieved: £20.00.

92 :: After John King, 'North Cotswold from Springfield', signed and dated '91 lower left, printed by Philip Rosenstiel's Widow and Son Ltd., published by the North Cotswold Hunt, signed by artist in pencil lower right 'John King 111/250', 42 x 59cm...
Price Achieved: £5.00.

93 :: Frank Giggs (20th Century), Colombo with Jockey Up in the Colours of Lord Glanely, 11th May 1933, signed and dated '1933', oil on canvas, 35.56 x 43 cm Colombo (1931-1954) was a British Thoroughbred racehorse and sire. In a career that lasted from April 1933 to June 1934 he ran eleven times and wo...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

94 :: Ernest Waldron West, (British, 1904-1994) Portrait of Dancing Brave 1983-1999 and Guy Harwood the trainer, oil on canvas, signed and dated 1988 bottom right, framed, 55.9 x 91.4cm...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

95 :: Aldin, Cecil. A Sporting Garland - Hunting, Shooting, Fishing (London, Sands & Co)...
Price Achieved: £5.00.

96 :: A good collection of books on fox hunting and other equestrian sports, including The Meynell of the West, Peter Beckford, To Hunt the Fox, Young Tom Hall...
Price Achieved: £15.00.

97 :: A Royal Worcester Palissy part dinner service with hunting scenes, and similar tea wares...
Price Achieved: £5.00.

98 :: After Tom Carr 'On The Hills'. coloured etching, signed, titled and numbered 66/75 in pencil on the mount, 25.5cm x 35cm...
Price Achieved: £90.00.

99 :: After Tom Carr 'February - Fill Dyke'. coloured etching, signed, titled and numbered 31/75 in pencil on the mount, 25.5cm x 35cm...
Price Achieved: £90.00.

100 :: A. H. Swiss, No.6 Hunting Map, scale 1/2' to a mile, Dorsetshire, Somersetshire, Wiltshire, and East Devonshire districts, 1895/96, depicting the West Somerset, Taunton Vale, Tiverton, East Devon, Cattistock, South Dorset, Blackmore Vale, South & West Wilts, and Lord Portman's Hunt coun...
Price Achieved: £45.00.