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7th Nov 2019 General Sale

Sale Catalogue

Featured Lots

42 :: A silver keyless pocket watch by Ulysse Nardin, Roman numerals to white dial, with subsidiary seconds at six and railroad outer seconds track, the dial marked 'Chronometre, Ulysse Nardin, Locle Suisse, the case marked 0.925, diameter approx 58mm, gr.wt. 173g ...
Price Achieved:
£700.00.

595 :: A French painted desk, three quarter galleried top above single drawer, the kneehole flanked by trompe l'oeil drawers, with cupboard doors to either end, 142cmW ...
Price Achieved:
£700.00.

250 :: English School 19th/20th century, Saving the Guns at Colenso, 1901, oil on canvas, 61x194cm ...
Price Achieved:
£650.00.

154 :: A Royal Albert 'Old Country Roses' dinner service, approx. 110 pieces; together with a set of six Royal Albert 'Old Country Roses' melamine table mats and six coasters ...
Price Achieved:
£340.00.

719 :: A magnificent Continental brass bed ...
Price Achieved:
£340.00.

41 :: An 18ct gold open faced pocket watch by JW Benson, London, having Roman numerals to dial, the case marked for London 1902, diameter approx. 35mm, gr.wt. 39g ...
Price Achieved:
£300.00.

231 :: A collection of approximately 40 vinyl albums, all new and unplayed, most factory sealed, to include 9 Bjork albums, all factory sealed, two Bjork promo CDs (Vulcnicura and a Japanese version of Utopia), together with nine brand new 7" singles. All records from One Little Indian label and Rough T...
Price Achieved:
£300.00.

117 :: A full tea service of Royal Albert 'Old Country Roses' pattern, approximately 75 pieces ...
Price Achieved:
£260.00.

12 :: Mixed lot to include jewellery in a leather box, jet beads, a brass bangle, a bracelet commemorating Queen Elizabeth jubilee and a silver napkin ring ...
Price Achieved:
£240.00.

21 :: A 9ct gold sovereign holder, maker's mark WN, Chester 1907, 23g ...
Price Achieved:
£240.00.

 

Full Catalogue

344 :: Natural history interest, a mixed lot of fossils, minerals and, to include a septarian nodule mineral sample, a brain coral sample, two stag horn coral samples, fossilised coral (?), ammonites, quartz crystals and an unusual ceramic tablet with markings ...
Price Achieved: £70.00.

344A :: Natural history interest, a wooden box containing a large quantity of specimens, to include three large pieces of coral, conch shells, cowry shells, a rostellaria shell, a box of pond fossils, a tin filled with various small shells, a box of sea snail shells, a box of sea urchins, a fish scale fossi...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

345 :: Three copper haystack measures, a one gallon, and two half gallons ...
Price Achieved: £20.00.

346 :: A copper kettle, 26cmH to top of handle, together with a copper pan with turned wood handle, marks with a C below a crown ...
Price Achieved: £12.00.

347 :: Two wicker baskets, together with a bellows and a French striped straw bag etc ...
Price Achieved: £20.00.

348 :: An oak waterclock with brass mounts ...
Price Achieved: £35.00.

349 :: A pair of early 20th century Continental hand carved oak wall mounts, in the form of a monk and and an angel with lute, 19cmH ...
Price Achieved: £45.00.

350 :: A pair of brass candlesticks, decorated with oak leaves and a green man masks, each 16cmH; together with a large flower paperweight, two stem glasses, and a porcelain roundel painted with maritime scene ...
Price Achieved: £15.00.

351 :: The Alternative WI Calendar, 2000, 'When the ladies of Rylstone & District WI drop everything for their traditional crafts, 'Jam and Jerusalem' will never be the same again'; together with The Ladies of Rylstone Calendar 2001 (af), and 'Calendar Girls' 2004 calendar, the film based upon the rea...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

352 :: Railway interest: a GWR (Great Western Railway) gaslight with brass fittings ...
Price Achieved: £40.00.

352A :: A GWR style cast iron toilet roll holder ...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

353 :: A shire horse/cart horse leather bridle with blinkers, together with three vintage riding hats, including the Super Beaufort 7 1/8 ...
Price Achieved: £10.00.

354 :: A vintage Vactric vacuum cleaner, with accessories, in wooden box ...
Price Achieved: £12.00.

355 :: A vintage set of kitchen scales by WT Avery Ltd, Birmingham, together with associated weights ...
Price Achieved: £25.00.

356 :: A large quantity of sawn wooden discs, 3x20cm ...
Price Achieved: £15.00.

357 :: A pair of table lamps, together with a set of gilt metal and enamel bathroom taps ...
Price Achieved: £25.00.

357A :: The San Fransisco sundial, Henry Holmes and Co London 1885, with plaque engraved with Robert Frost's poem 'The Road Not Taken' affixed to lid, reproduction ...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

358 :: An MTech Sky Drone Pro, quad-copter drone with batteries and remote control ...
Price Achieved: £5.00.

359 :: A hardwood and brass barrel of coopered construction, on a small tri-form stand, 84cmH ...
Price Achieved: £15.00.

360 :: A plaster cast of a Georgian acanthus moulding, approx. 87x32cm ...
Price Achieved: £90.00.

361 :: A Baird & Tatlock mahogany cased hydrometer, 'Standard' No.9403, specific gravity reading from 1.000 to 1.054, together with glass trial jar and thermometer reading from 40 to 100F, with a Certificate of Examination from Kew Observatory, dated March 1898, the fitted mahogany case with bone plaq...
Price Achieved: £25.00.

362 :: A 19th century mahogany specimen chest of three small drawers with turned ebony handles, 22x17x26cmH ...
Price Achieved: £60.00.

363 :: A box of vintage matchboxes and beermats, to include Pageant, Vulcan, Brymay and Centra ...
Price Achieved: £25.00.

364 :: A turned wooden column, probably from the underdeck of a tall ship, 221cm long ...
Price Achieved: £30.00.

365 :: A dressed oak beam, 11x9x214cmL ...
Price Achieved: £10.00.