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17th Oct 2019 Guns and Sporting Sale

Sale Catalogue

Featured Lots

486 :: A late 19th century Malles Goyard canvas, tan leather, metal and studded travelling trunk, having end carry handles, the hinged lid opening to reveal silk-lined pleated and further canvas lined interior, with removable canvas tray and strappings with brass fastenings marked Goyard, the trunk...
Price Achieved:
£1600.00.

119 :: A large silver stirrup cup in the form of a fox's mask, London 1973 ...
Price Achieved:
£1450.00.

148 :: A large collection of approximately 500 photos of hounds and huntsmen, some framed. There are photos of six packs of beagles including the Christchurch, the Ecclesfield, the RAC, the Sproughton Foot and the Warwickshire. Bassets include the Westerby. Otter hounds include the Bucks, the Border Cou...
Price Achieved:
£1100.00.

372 :: A Tress & Co., London, gent's black silk top hat, made expressly for R. Buttress & Co., Cambridge, in Bates, Jermyn Street London black hat box, with Sykes label, size 7 3/8 ...
Price Achieved:
£500.00.

602 :: Johnstone Ltd London 1950 Irish Hussars ? ...
Price Achieved:
£500.00.

516 :: A pair of Scots Guards regimental drum sashes, bearing regimental badge with 'Waterloo' beneath ...
Price Achieved:
£440.00.

486A :: An Hermes crocodile skin gent's vanity travel case, in excellent condition, the fitted interior consisting of two bottles, a brush (the other missing), soap box, etc, all accessories marked, the case itself marked Herm...
Price Achieved:
£420.00.

207 :: 'Snaffles' (Charles Johnson Payne, 1884-1967), Polo interest, 'Carpet Beaters v Bobbery Wallahs', coloured print, signed in pencil lower left, bit blind-stamp, 49x74cm ...
Price Achieved:
£400.00.

514 :: A Victorian officer?s mameluke hilted dress sword, by Henry Wilkinson, the mameluke hilt depicting the three feathers of the Prince of Wales, bone grips with brass rosette studs, the curved blade double edged towards the point, engraved with scrolling designs and the three feathers, numbered 22163, s...
Price Achieved:
£370.00.

574 :: A trunk filled with Royal Engineers Army clothes, c. 1945, including approximately: Trunk (not original to clothes with separate shelf) 1 x Great Coat, 1 x Royal Engineers short jacket, 2 x Jacket, 2 x cap, 7 x Trousers- varying, 2 x kharki shorts, 2x white shorts, Jumpers, slipover, approx...
Price Achieved:
£360.00.

 

Full Catalogue

244 :: A Maison Voyage cushion depicting a huntsman and hounds ...
Price Achieved: £5.00.

245 :: A large collection of approximately 150 photos of deer stalking in the Scottish Highlands and grouse shooting in the north of England and Scotland. Some are framed.Further interest is provided by subtext on the reverse of each photo which documents name of pack, date, location and people within e...
Price Achieved: £280.00.

246 :: Shooting interest, a metal sign 'Whatever you shoot, be sure it's Remington', official holographic Remington sticker on reverse, 31.5x40.5cm ...
Price Achieved: £5.00.

247 :: Five limited edition colour prints, Hare Shooting; Rabbit Shooting; Pheasant Shooting 1; Snipe Shooting; Fox Hunting 2nd, 44x55cm ...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

248 :: A 19th century watercolour of pointer and teal, signed 'A McM' lower left, label to verso of The Parker Gallery, London W1; together with a shooting print with spaniels and two smaller prints of salmon and trout (3) ...
Price Achieved: £10.00.

249 :: A c.1889 century colour engraving 'Among the Rabbits', a montage of rabbit shooting sketches, 36x24cm ...
Price Achieved: £5.00.

250 :: After Archibald Thorburn, 'The Frozen Spring' and one other, 34x44cm (2) ...
Price Achieved: £10.00.

251 :: After H Alken, Snipe Shooting; Partidge Shooting; Hawking, together with after I. Laird, Unkenneling; The Meeting; Breaking Cover ...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

252 :: After Archibald Thorburn, Capercaillie in flight, 34x38cm; together with a glass plate depicting a partridge, 30cmD ...
Price Achieved: £15.00.

253 :: Attributed to Francis Sartorius 1734-1804, A Sportsman & Pointers walking up Partridge in a Stubblefield, oil on canvas, 44x57cm ...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

254 :: Manner of Archibald Thorburn, dead pheasant in snow, watercolour, 70x52cm ...
Price Achieved: £170.00.

255 :: Manner of Archibald Thorburn, sparrowhawk with tumbling mallard, watercolour, 50x72cm ...
Price Achieved: £180.00.

256 :: By and after Robert Havell Junior, four hand coloured prints, 'Pheasant Shooting. Black Park near Uxbridge', 'Partridge Shooting. near Windsor', 'Snipe Shooting. near Uxbridge', and 'Wild Duck Shooting. near Cowley', each 20x30cm (4) ...
Price Achieved: £5.00.

257 :: After C.W Thymper, a pair of early 20th century coloured prints of Red Grouse and one other, each 54x41cm ...
Price Achieved: £15.00.

258 :: After Steven Townsend, portrait of a spaniel in a field, limited edition 352/600, signed and numbered in pencil with studio blind stamp, 45x58cm; together with another similar by Nigel Hemming, no. 26/495 of spaniel bitch and whelps, 24x42cm ...
Price Achieved: £15.00.

259 :: E Finden after Edward Landseer RA, 'The Breakfast Party', with blind stamp lower left; together with three 19th century black and white engravings of cock fighting, terrier and rabbit, and fighting dogs ...
Price Achieved: £25.00.

260 :: After Archibald Thorburn, Red Grouse Covey colour print no. 61/500, published by the Trion Gallery, together with another colour print of ptarmigan, and one other ...
Price Achieved: £10.00.

261 :: After Basil Nightingale (British 1864-1940), two numbered prints by Sally Mitchell Fine Art, each 32x50; together with The Loose Horse by Michael Lyne, 33/200, signed in pencil, 43x50cm ...
Price Achieved: £5.00.

262 :: Two 19th century colour engravings: 'Snipe Shooting No.16', and 'Fox Hunting No.4', together with two others (4) ...
Price Achieved: £5.00.

263 :: A collection of six 19th century coloured engravings after Henry Alken (1785-1851), 'Shooting', 'Hawking', 'Hunting', etc; and others to include 'The Coursing Code' and 'Hi Lost!', by Christopher Curtis' drawings by John Tickner, signed in crayon lower right, 25x21cm, together with Kevin Hun...
Price Achieved: £5.00.

264 :: Polo interest: an early 20th century black and white photograph of polo player and pony with stick and ball, signed in pencil lower right, produced by Past Time Portraiture, 33x39cm; together with 'A Father's Advice', written in 1909 by Mark Beaufoy MP for his son Henry on reaching the age of...
Price Achieved: £5.00.

265 :: Taxidermy interest: a fox mask on wooden plaque, by F.W. Bartlett, 23 High Street Banbury, 'Found Winestead, Kill at Paull, 75 minutes, 10 mile point, 15 miles as hounds ran, 17th Dec 1946' ...
Price Achieved: £45.00.

265A :: Taxidermy interest, a 26lb lake trout caught by E.C. Pepys Cockerell, mounted on wooden plaque, 92cmL ...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

266 :: Taxidermy interest: a sitting red squirrel eating a nut, in naturalistic setting ...
Price Achieved: £55.00.

266A :: Taxidermy interest, a 22lb lake trout caught by J.L. Pepys Cockerell, mounted on wooden plaque, 82cmL ...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.