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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

26 :: A 'Camlighter' vintage lighter. A 'Camlighter' vintage lighter, Regd. 349172, made in England, with engraved initials 'WCR' to the front, and a vintage fishing 'Modern' H.M.C. Modernlight Automatic Superlighter, ART No 510 decorated with a gilt model of a...
Price Achieved: £10.00.

27 :: A pair of French black enamelled gilt opera glasses, inscribed on the eye-pieces 'ACC LOUIS, PARIS'. A pair of French black enamelled gilt opera glasses, inscribed on the eye-pieces 'ACC LOUIS, PARIS', late 19th century, in fitted leather and red silk-lined stamped case; together with another smaller pair of leather gilt opera glasses and...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

28 :: An ivory three piece dressing set stamped 'THE ALEXANDER CLARK MFG COMPANY LONDON'. An ivory three piece dressing set stamped 'THE ALEXANDER CLARK MFG COMPANY LONDON'; together with two Victorian sprung hair pins, bone and wood; and two ivory penknives, one with two blades indistinctly initialled, the other carved with si...
Price Achieved: £10.00.

29 :: A pair of early 19th century brass 'piano' candlesticks, 11.5cmH. A pair of early 19th century brass 'piano' candlesticks, 11.5cmH. £20.00 - £30.00...
Price Achieved: £12.00.

30 :: A pair of 19th century brass candlesticks and a set of two glass inkwells to a brass stand. A pair of 19th century brass candlesticks and a set of two glass inkwells to a brass stand. £20.00 - £30.00...
Price Achieved: £12.00.

31 :: A pair of engraved Continental brass beakers. A pair of engraved Continental brass beakers; together with a large brass flower vase, a model of a donkey and a bell. £20.00 - £30.00...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

32 :: A vintage Brass oval porthole with hinged door. A vintage Brass oval porthole with hinged door....
Price Achieved: £65.00.

33 :: A florist's brass spraying syringe 'MYSTO No.7' with turned wooden handle. A florist's brass spraying syringe 'MYSTO No.7' with turned wooden handle and a vintage coffin plane, impressed but illegible letters to the rear; together with a festive pair of cast iron sconces depicting holly and berries....
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

34 :: A copper warming pan with mahogany handle. A copper warming pan with mahogany handle....
Price Achieved: £10.00.

35 :: A coppered coal 'bin' with impressed floral decoration. A coppered coal 'bin' with impressed floral decoration, knop handle to the lid, with liner; together with two firescreens....
Price Achieved: £10.00.

36 :: An 19th century copper kettle with brass fittings. An 19th century copper kettle with brass fittings....
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

37 :: A late Victorian mahogany purdonium. A late Victorian mahogany purdonium complete with liner and shovel with copper fittings and carved to hinged front panel....
Price Achieved: £32.00.

38 :: A quantity of modern metalware items. A quantity of modern metalware items to include a Brabantia pedal bin, a wine rack, CD holder, umbrella stand, candlestick etc....
Price Achieved: £10.00.

39 :: A good quality 'RTA Winestak' style 9 Bottle Wine Rack, Pine and Green Steel. A good quality 'RTA Winestak' style 9 Bottle Wine Rack, Pine and Green Steel....
Price Achieved: £3.00.

40 :: An Art Deco set of four iron bath feet. An Art Deco set of four iron bath feet....
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

41 :: A Georgian style cast iron fire grate. A Georgian style cast iron fire grate....
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

42 :: A Georgian style cast iron firegrate with brass fittings to brass finials. A Georgian style cast iron firegrate with brass fittings to brass finials....
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

43 :: Five pounds (5) Elizabeth II fourth portrait (Virenium) Millennium Gibraltar coin 1998. Five pounds (£5) Elizabeth II fourth portrait (Virenium) Millennium Gibraltar coin 1998, five pounds (£5) Elizabeth II golden anniversary commemorative coin, and two 40th jubilee coins (4).  ...
Price Achieved: £10.00.

44 :: 2409 Colour Sergt H. Bates, West Yorkshire Regt; Long Service and Good Conduct medal. 2409 Colour Sergt H. Bates, West Yorkshire Regt; Long Service and Good Conduct medal, together with two inscribed shooting medals, one in silver 'Militia Eight' dated 1891, the other probably 9ct gold engraved with a figure of a rifle...
Price Achieved: £100.00.

45 :: WW I pair to Private A.E. Bates, A.S.C., with miniatures, and a WW II pair to his son G.E.Bates. WW I pair to Private A.E. Bates, A.S.C., with miniatures, and a WW II pair to his son G.E.Bates....
Price Achieved: £32.00.

46 :: Various assorted badges etc, including Argyle & Sutherland Highlanders. Various assorted badges etc, including Argyle & Sutherland Highlanders, and a Russian 5000 roubles bank note dated 1919....
Price Achieved: £22.00.

47 :: German WW II fireman's dagger with original scabbard and frog. German WW II fireman's dagger with original scabbard and frog, together with two 44 mm brass shell cases dated 1940, 1941....
Price Achieved: £45.00.

48 :: Two French polychrome faience plates with shaped and moulded border. Two French polychrome faience plates with shaped and moulded border, armorial decoration, St Clouds marks, 19th century, 10 in diameter....
Price Achieved: £26.00.

49 :: A pair of 19th century Staffordshire figures of musicians, him with a viol, she with a tambourine. A pair of 19th century Staffordshire figures of musicians, him with a viol, she with a tambourine. (The female figure broken at the waist and re-glued)....
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

50 :: Two 19th century Staffordshire figures, one holding an urn, the other seated holding a pot of flowers. Two 19th century Staffordshire figures, one holding an urn, the other seated holding a pot of flowers. ...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.