antiques & fine art sale

4th September 2019

Lot 801

Percy Kelly, a watercolour trawler FD118 Whitehaven, 30.5 cm x 25 cm (see illustration). ARR

Lot 802

Percy Kelly, small pen and wash sketch "Cumbrian Lane and Fells", 6.5 cm x 7.75 cm (see illustration). ARR

Sold for £720

Lot 803

Percy Kelly, pen drawing Cumbrian village street, 3.5 cm x 4.5 cm (see illustration). ARR

Sold for £420

Lot 804

Percy Kelly, charcoal drawing "Ullock", 30 cm x 40.5 cm. signed and initialled (see illustration). ARR

Sold for £3000

Lot 805

18th century English School, oil on canvas, lady and gentleman taking refreshment within classical landscape. 51.5 cm x 41 cm, in ornate gilt moulded frame.

Sold for £400

Lot 806

Harold Riley, Limited Edition print "Sir John Barbirolli", 7/75. 70 cm x 70 cm, framed, signed and dated 1971.

Lot 807

A.M. Gauci, oil on canvas of a Shorthorn bull. 49.5 cm x 67 cm, framed, signed and dated 1881 (see illustration).

Sold for £1700

Lot 808

John Morris (19th century Scottish School), Highland scene with figure, dogs, pony and grouse. 60 cm x 91 cm, signed, unframed (see illustration).

Sold for £320

Lot 809

A 19th century oil painting on canvas, portrait of a lady "Mrs Thomas Turner wife of the treasurer of Guys Hospital". 89 cm x 68 cm, framed.

Sold for £180

Lot 810

A 19th century oil painting on canvas, lady in bonnet, 90 cm x 70 cm, framed.

Sold for £70

Lot 811

A 19th century oil painting on canvas, seated gentleman. 76 cm x 64 cm, unframed.

Sold for £30

Lot 812

Oil painting on canvas sailing vessels offshore. 50 cm x 59 cm, framed.

Sold for £75

Lot 813

A pair of George III coloured engravings after Serres, and engraved by Pollard and each depicting "His Majesty's Ship Mediator". 52 cm x 64 cm in maple frames.

Sold for £400

Lot 814

David Law three 19th century engravings, "Ellens Isle" and two Companions, each image 40 cm x 28 cm, framed, signed in pencil.

Lot 815

H.M. a pair of oil paintings on board rural scenes, each 29 cm x 24 cm, framed, signed with initials and dated 1892.

Sold for £120

Lot 816

An oil on mahogany panel cockerels hens and ducks in landscape, 17.5 cm x 23 cm, framed, indistinctly signed.

Sold for £38

Lot 817

Two oil paintings on board, Don Quixote and an interior scene. Largest 39 cm x 28 cm, both framed.

Sold for £40

Lot 818

H Alken, a pair of oil paintings on wooden panel, horse racing scenes, each 33 cm x 44 cm, framed, one signed and dated 1791 (see illustration).

Sold for £950

Lot 819

A pair of framed photographs, late 19th century Dutch girl and companion, each with gilt mount and ornate frame. Image size 14 cm x 9.5 cm.

Sold for £38

Lot 820

Sir Seymour Haden, a signed etching "Cardigan Bridge", 13 cm x 16 cm, together with an antiquarian print "Miles Templarius" and "Partridge Shooting" after Henry Alken.

Sold for £20

Lot 821

Jacques Moody oil on canvas, Continental coastal scene with village and mountains. 59 cm x 90 cm, framed, signed.

Sold for £160

Lot 822

Charlotte Mensforth oil on canvas "Ibiza Gardens". 58 cm x 70 cm, framed, signed.

Sold for £90

Lot 823

Feeney oil on board floral study. 50 cm x 59 cm.

Sold for £95

Lot 824

F Catano, watercolour of a north Italian scene. 28 cm x 48 cm, framed, signed.

Lot 825

Frank Rawlings Offer, oil on board cottage scene with figures and river. 24 cm x 39 cm, framed, signed.

Lot 826

Dick Twinney, oil on canvas pine marten. 34 cm x 23.5 cm, framed, signed.

Sold for £48

Lot 827

E.A. Warmington, two watercolours lakes scene with figures, horse and sheep and figures in landscape with river. Largest 23 cm x 47 cm, both signed.

Lot 828

Jackson Simpson, etching "Setters". 16 cm x 24 cm, framed, signed in pencil.

Sold for £30

Lot 829

Audrey Johnson oil on board "Pansies", 18.5 cm x 23 cm, signed and dated 1991 (see illustration). ARR

Lot 830

Prudence Turner (1930-2007) an oil painting on canvas, Scottish Highland scene with river. 60 cm x 89 cm, framed, signed. ARR

Sold for £160

Lot 831

Prudence Turner (1930-2007) oil on canvas "Loch Ridden". 50 cm x 99 cm. ARR

Sold for £140

Lot 832

Prudence Turner (1930-2007) oil on board, coastal scene. 29 cm x 120 cm (see illustration). ARR

Sold for £80

Lot 833

Prudence Turner (1930-2007) oil on board, coastal scene. 40 cm x 78 cm. ARR

Sold for £85

Lot 834

Prudence Turner (1930-2007) watercolour of a lake and mountain scene. 29 cm x 38 cm, framed, signed. ARR

Lot 835

Prudence Turner (1930-2007) oil on canvas, stand of trees in landscape. 39 cm x 78 cm, framed, signed. ARR

Lot 836

P Windle oil on canvas Scottish Highland scene. 49 cm x 70 cm, framed, signed.

Sold for £90

Lot 837

William Mellor (1851-1931), oil on canvas river and gorge scene. 70 cm x 90 cm, framed, signed (see illustration).

Lot 838

Milton Drinkwater, watercolour, river scene with Highland cattle. 30 cm x 45 cm, framed, signed.

Lot 839

Henry Magenis (19th century), watercolour, "Chirk Castle, Overlooking River Dee, Near LLangollen, North Wales". 21 cm x 36 cm, framed, signed and dated 1885.

Lot 840

William Henry Mander, pair of oils on canvas, figure in landscape and cattle in landscape. Each 20 cm x 29 cm, framed, one signed.

Lot 841

A Japanese woodblock print, lake scene with figures. 36 cm x 53 cm, framed, signed.

Sold for £25

Lot 842

E. Burkett, oil on canvas, foxhound in stable. 93 cm x 37 cm.

Sold for £160

Lot 843

William Mitchell of Maryport, pair of oils, both Rydal Water, one "Looking from East Side Over to the North West, Loughrigg Fell on Far Side", one "Where Wordsworth Lived". Each 45 cm x 90 cm, both signed verso "W. Mitchell, Maryport, August 1895" (see illustration).

Sold for £1120

Lot 844

A hand tinted architectural engraving published by Charles Massin Paris 1905, "Arch de Trajan Ancone". 40 cm x 28 cm, framed, signed.

Sold for £20

Lot 845

William Heaton Cooper (1903-1995), watercolour, "Levers Water". 26 cm x 37 cm, framed, signed and labelled verso (see illustration). ARR

Sold for £850

Lot 846

William Heaton Cooper (1903-1995), watercolour, a Lake District or Scottish scene. 27 cm x 37 cm, framed, signed (see illustration). ARR

Lot 847

William Lakin Turner (1867-1936), oil on canvas, "Summer Shower" Friars Crag and Causey Pike, Derwentwater. 29 cm x 48 cm, framed, signed and dated 1913 (see illustration).

Sold for £520

Lot 848

Edward Horace Thompson (1879-1949), watercolour, "Octobers Russet Gold" The Esk, Head of Eskdale, West Cumberland. 44 cm x 58 cm, framed, signed and dated 1931 (see illustration).

Sold for £600

Lot 849

Henry Thomas Dawson, oil on board, "Near Furness, Lancashire". 32 cm x 46 cm, framed, signed and dated 1865 (see illustration).

Sold for £1900

Lot 850

William Manners, watercolour, carting scene. 20 cm x 30 cm, framed, signed and dated 1910.

Lot 851

E.H. Marten, watercolour, "Thirlmere". 24 cm x 39 cm, framed, signed.

Sold for £30

Lot 852

Claude Harrison, oil on panel, "First Examination". 25 cm x 21 cm, framed, signed and dated 1984 (see illustration).

Sold for £480

Lot 853

An antique Persian rug, principal colours red, blue and beige, with fringed ends and with centre rectangular panel with repeating motifs. 149 cm x 267 cm (see illustration).

Sold for £200

Lot 854

A Persian design woollen rug, with centre rectangular panel decorated with repeating motifs and with multiple line border, principle colours beige, blue and green. 175 cm x 128 cm.

Sold for £95

Lot 855

A Persian design prayer rug, with fringed ends, principle colours red beige and brown. 116 cm x 75 cm.

Sold for £60

Lot 856

An early 20th century Persian rug, with elephant foot medallions within a five band border principally red ground with lightly fringed ends, 198 cm x 112 cm (see illustration).

Sold for £100

Lot 857

A large Persian rug, 20th century, principally red ground with geometric motifs, all within a three coloured three band border. 290 cm (excluding fringe) x 196 cm (see illustration).

Sold for £300

Lot 858

A George III hand stitched map of Great Britain, the county of Yorkshire prominent, dated 1792, all within a floral running border, mounted oval. 49.5 cm x 39 cm.

Sold for £20

Lot 859

A late 19th century fine needlework embroidery, two red roses amongst leaves, mounted and framed, 18.5 cm x 13 cm.

Sold for £20

Lot 860

A hand woven rug, 20th century, Pakistan, having a leaf and floral field with fronds, against a beige/cream ground and with red border with leaf decoration, with fringed ends. 233 cm x 168 cm (see illustration).

Sold for £180

Lot 861

A hand woven rug, Pakistan, 20th century, the main field with leaf and frond decoration against a red ground and having a beige border with similar leafy decoration, with fringed ends. 232 cm x 161 cm.

Sold for £160

Lot 862

A large Kelmscott design wool rug, British, 20th century, 300 cm x 200 cm.

Sold for £160

Lot 863

A large Royal Keshan pattern wool rug, late 20th century, with hand knotted fringed ends, 366 cm x 274 cm.

Sold for £120

Lot 864

A large Royal Keshan wool rug, late 20th century, with hand knotted fringed ends, 366 cm x 274 cm.

Sold for £100

Lot 865

A French style hanging embroidered panel, depicting Medieval scenes of stag hunting, king on horseback with attendants and ladies, all within a border with fanciful birds, flowers and griffins. 115 cm x 150 cm

Sold for £42

Lot 866

A Persian design rug, geometric medallions against a cream ground and with red ground border and with knotted fringed ends. 150 cm x 90 cm.

Sold for £70

Lot 867

A small salmon pink ground rug, with five central medallions with stylised medallion border and knotted fringe ends. 95 cm x 64 cm.

Sold for £50

Lot 868

A short runner, with geometric medallions against a light coral ground within a three band border and with knotted fringed ends. 180 cm x 60 cm.

Sold for £30

Lot 869

A Turkish design rug, with geometric medallions within a stylised border all against a red ground and with knotted fringed ends. 120 cm x 80 cm.

Sold for £75

Lot 870

A modern Persian runner, geometric medallions against a beige ground and with knotted fringed ends. 312 cm x 78 cm.

Sold for £120

Lot 871

A Persian red ground rug, with central floral medallion within a three band border and with knotted fringed ends. 158 cm x 112 cm.

Sold for £50

Lot 872

A Chinese graduation panel, late 20th century, hand stitched with a dragon amongst clouds with a flaming pearl above gilt waves. Image 74 cm x 18 cm, in contemporary mounted frame.

Lot 873

A large Turkoman hand-woven carpet, with crimson ground. 290 cm x 19.5 cm.

Sold for £190

Lot 874

A hand-knotted Eastern carpet, the centre rectangular panel with six repeating motifs and with fringed ends. 202 cm (excluding fringes) x 122 cm.

Sold for £40

Lot 875

No lot.

Lot 876

No lot.

Lot 877

A 19th century sampler, Adam and Eve, angels, animals and house. 30 cm x 29.5 cm, framed.

Sold for £120

Lot 878

A Turkish rug, with fringed ends, principal colours red and black, the centre rectangular panel with eight repeating motifs. 247 cm x 163 cm excluding fringes.

Sold for £170

Lot 879

A Turkish rug, principal colours blue, red and beige, with centre rectangular panel and multiple line border. 126 cm x 210 cm.

Sold for £50

Lot 880

A modern Turkish rug, with blue ground with repeating decoration to the centre panel and with multiple line border, bearing label "Buhara Hali Hand Finished". 120 cm x 170 cm.

Sold for £42

Lot 881

A 19th century needlework picture, rural scene. 20 cm x 23 cm, framed.

Sold for £100

Lot 882

A large Chinese foliate patterned fringed carpet, with beige ground. 280 cm (excluding fringe) x 183 cm.

Lot 883

A late 19th/early 20th century bronze Venetian lion. Length 12.5 cm, height 9.5 cm.

Sold for £70

Lot 884

Two 19th century tortoiseshell card cases, one plain the other inlaid with mother of pearl. Largest 10.5 cm x 7.6 cm.

Lot 885

A 19th century Venetian gilt wood and gesso frame, square with circular aperture. External dimensions 58 cm x 59.5 cm.

Sold for £75

Lot 886

No lot.

Lot 887

No lot.

Lot 888

A pair of gilt painted composition seated cherub table lamps, each raised on a circular marble base and with shade. Height including shade 60 cm.

Sold for £90

Lot 889

A 19th century alabaster figure, Francesca da Rimini. Height 29 cm, width 28 cm (see illustration).

Sold for £150

Lot 890

Edward Horace Thompson (1879-1949), a comprehensive collection of postcards for Valentines of Dundee, including 62 English lakes, 6 Dovedale, 24 Wales and 102 Scotland.

Sold for £120

Lot 891

A series of art colour postcards, letter cards and souvenir books, Valentine Art Colour Series, etc., principally tartan bordered cards.

Sold for £100

Lot 892

Art Nouveau copper jardiniere of square tapering form, with zinc liner, the body with embossed stylised heart decoration with shaped steel handles and feet. 31.5 cm wide, 30 cm high.

Sold for £95

Lot 893

A pair of rococo style gilt metal wall lights, with foliate scrolling decoration, 35 cm high.

Lot 894

A pair of 19th century brass and oak hand cranked bellows, 52 cm.

Lot 895

A brass table lamp, 20th century, with Corinthian capitol and fluted column upon a square stepped base. Height excluding light fitting 35.5 cm.

Sold for £38

Lot 896

A traditional copper and brass hunting horn, and a French copper hunting horn with brass mouthpiece, tallest 27 cm.

Sold for £20

Lot 897

A set of nine turned and carved wood butter stamps, 19th century and later, depicting union flowers, leafy acorns, thistles, a cow and others. Widest diameter 10.3 cm.

Sold for £180

Lot 898

A set of three copper milk measures, with brass handles and labels, 2 pint, 1 pint and 1/2 pint, and an old milk can in the form of a churn, with loop handle, 22 cm.

Sold for £50

Lot 899

A set of six matching silver plate on copper Nottingham 1/2 pint tankards, by makers Askew and Fred Henry, 9.5 cm.

Sold for £40

Lot 900

A pair of French porcelain and cast gilt metal candlesticks, porcelain stems with floral decoration above a scrolling cast base. 22 cm high.

Sold for £80

Lot 901

An Edwardian brass and coloured glass lantern, tall thin form. Height 51 cm, width 56 cm.

Sold for £50

Lot 902

A wrought and cast iron fire grate, the back decorated with fleur-de-lys. Width across fire dogs excluding feet 84 cm, height to top of back 60 cm.

Sold for £30

Lot 903

Macallan 1989 single malt Scotch whisky private cellar, 70 cl, 43%, with original packaging.

Sold for £220

Lot 904

A Georgian horn and piqueware snuffbox, in the form of a shoe. Length 14.5 cm (see illustration).

Sold for £160

Lot 905

A Mordan & Co. 18 ct gold propelling pencil, London 1911, with engine turned decoration. Length 9.5 cm, 13 grams gross.

Sold for £140

Lot 906

A Victorian ivory baton, with silver coloured metal mounts bearing plaque to Leasgill String Band presented to Mrs T.A. Argles by the members 1896. Length 48 cm, in contemporary but non original case.

Sold for £180

Lot 907

A large 19th century brass preserve pan, with loop handle. Diameter 37 cm.

Lot 908

A late 19th century ships brass pressure gauge, converted to a clock. Case diameter 24 cm.

Sold for £32

Lot 909

A 19th century three drawer telescope, brass, length extended 41 cm.

Sold for £25

Lot 910

A 19th century brass stick stand, five apertures with weighted iron drip tray. Height 60 cm, width 41 cm.

Sold for £75

Lot 911

A brass three draw telescope, no visible makers name. Length extended 75 cm.

Sold for £30

Lot 912

A pair of cast iron dragon heads, 19th century, each on circular base. Height 35 cm.

Sold for £50

Lot 913

A pair of cast iron garden urns, small proportions, with foliate scrolling handles, on a part gadrooned body in turn upon a square foot. Height 31 cm.

Sold for £35

Lot 914

A pair of Scottish curling stones, 20th century, with plated and turned wood handle. Diameter +/- 27 cm.

Sold for £180

Lot 915

A set of five Victorian clear glass chemist bottles, with black and gilt labels inscribed EXT. Glycyrrh.Liq, Tinct.Card. Co, Liq. Fer. Perch., Liq. Cocci., and Lin. Sap. Meth. Each with stopper. Height 20.5 cm.

Sold for £58

Lot 916

A set of French shop scales, 19th century, with brass pans stamped with letters of the alphabet upon a marble and inlaid wood rectangular base. Width 52.5 cm. The pans 26 cm diameter. Together with a set of brass weights.

Sold for £30

Lot 917

A Victorian scrap album, the pages mounted with a variety of fauna, with ink inscribed inscriptions to include laurel leaf taken from decoration used at the funeral of Her Majesty Queen Victoria, February 4th 1901, and similar for His Majesty Edward VII, exotic plants samples each inscribed "grown at Fleming Road, Kennington 1893,94,95 and onwards", and further leaves taken from bridal bouquets, and a loose hand painted leaf depicting native woodcutters inscribed "Christmas greetings" with inscription verso dated Xmas '98.

Sold for £30

Lot 918

A patinated copper plaque of an Egyptian upon a camel, early 20th century, repousse with palm trees and pyramids, mounted in an ebonised frame, image 37.5 cm x 26 cm.

Lot 919

Baron de Lustrac vintage Armagnac 1938, 70 cl, 40%, with own branded wood case, good levels (see illustration).

Sold for £140

Lot 920

Percy Kelly (British 1918-1993), a hand written letter to Mary Burkett, the first side of his letter details various ailments and sufferings due to poorly cooked food, white wine and a growth on his back to which he makes note "what a miserable script so far", he then goes on to complain about the slipshod manor of the Arts Council arranging a photographer who could not keep appointments. He goes on to comment regarding a commission of a painting which was never fulfilled, and a commission for a small painting that was never picked up. He signs off "sorry this letter is so miserable!!! love from us both Bob". ARR

Sold for £120

Lot 921

A 19th century monocular microscope, with lacquered brass body and cast black stand, all within a fitted mahogany case with two spare lenses and with integral slide drawer with eleven Victorian ink inscribed slides dated 1888/89, microscope 30 cm high.

Sold for £70

Lot 922

A collection of vintage and later lighters, to include a Dunhill textured gilt example, two Ronson Viking examples, a Ronson "Cunard" lighter, two Brother-lite lighters, one advertising The Channel Islands and others (13). NOTE - Regulations rule that lighters cannot be posted., this lot is for collection only.

Sold for £55

Lot 923

A turned ebonised truncheon, and one other, 19th/20th century, 44 cm and 38 cm respectively.

Sold for £40

Lot 924

Three hand carved and painted Baule tribal masks, one carved with a horn to the forehead and with holes to take grass or beads to the sides. 30 cm - 35.5 cm long.

Sold for £100

Lot 925

A pair of cast brass Baroque style photograph frames, early 20th century, each with easel type support, 27.5 cm high, 18 cm at widest.

Sold for £35

Lot 926

A cast metal relief moulded plaque of Neptune, two brass water jugs, struck to the underside Cunard Line, RMS Queen Mary, and a photographic book titled "The Cunard White Star Quadruple-Screw Liner "Queen Mary".

Sold for £70

Lot 927

Militaria - A Great War Victory medal awarded to 200201 Pte. R. Matthews. Wilts. R, a George VI Imperial Service medal awarded to William Henry Price, a Royal Welsh Fusiliers enamel cap badge with applied mizpah and prayer brooch attachment, a George V Royal Engineers 9 ct gold and tortoiseshell mounted brooch, cap badges, buttons etc.

Sold for £80

Lot 928

Two Russian lacquered boxes and covers, late 20th century, one depicting a knight on horseback, the other a traditional man and woman, each signed, 7.5 cm square.

Sold for £28

Lot 929

A quantity of stamps and first day covers, together with a quantity of Brooke Bond collectors cards and albums to include "Out into Space".

Sold for £30

Lot 930

A Victorian oil lamp, with moulded glass reservoir decorated with scrolls and flowers heightened with enamels upon a cast iron base and a brass binnacle lamp.

Sold for £45

Lot 931

A carved ivory figure of an Indian mother with child, late 19th/early 20th century, carved standing. Height 12.5 cm.

Lot 932

A family group of seven World War II medals, comprising Victory medal, Defence medal, 39-45 Star, The Atlantic Star, The Atlantic Star, Palestine 1936-1939 medal awarded to W.T. Shpt H.F. Peel RN, a medal for long service and good conduct awarded to 16506 QM S'gt H Peel Re, and an Imperial Service medal awarded to William Peel, all with ribbons.

Sold for £170

Lot 933

Militaria - eight Elizabeth II military dress medals, to include a group of three with bars for Northern Ireland, Borneo and Cyprus with Military Cross, a further example bar for Cyprus, a group of two with bars for Borneo and Cyprus and two further. Together with a silver cigarette box engraved "Lieutenant J.A. Peel, R.A. from the Officers of 49 Field Regiment Royal Artillery on the occasion of his marriage 20th July 1957", together with a further silver metal mounted trophy ornament inscribed "Major J.A. Peel MC RA from the commandant and Officers Royal School of Artillery 1988".

Sold for £90

Lot 934

A leather bound album of letters from individual American Insurance Companies all addressed to Mr Frederick Richardson of the General Accident Fire and Life Assurance Company, pertaining to his recent promotion and return to England, all dated throughout 1937 and 1938, the album with gilt lettering to the front and spine "Frederick Richardson 1908", together with "A Business Epic" issued by the General Accident Fire and Life Assurance Corporation Limited 1935.

Lot 935

A set of polished brass Librasco balance scales and weights. 55 cm high (see illustration).

Lot 936

A Chinese inspired embossed brass stick stand, late 19th century, embossed with numerous figures, pagodas and foliage with rectangular aesthetic handles. Height 55 cm.

Sold for £75

Lot 937

A large pair of copper and turned wood bellows, decorated with a dragon with legend "Semper Paratus Ignem Crescere". Length 85 cm.

Lot 938

A Victorian polished brass oil lamp, with moulded pink opalescent glass reservoir, 53 cm.

Sold for £75

Lot 939

A 19th century iron and galvanised milk churn, with bale handle. Height excluding handle 57 cm.

Sold for £100

Lot 940

A Nailsea glass model of a three masted ship, with three figures on the rigging, a smaller sailing ship beside and a Persian inspired building to the rear, all beneath a glass dome. Overall height 40 cm.

Sold for £70

Lot 941

A jeroboam of Charles Ellner champagne and a jeroboam of Le Piat de Beaujolais 1981, good levels.

Sold for £50

Lot 942

A pair of patinated brass table lamps, 20th century, with triform top and base united by plain columns. Height excluding light fitting 38 cm.

Sold for £65

Lot 943

A large French pewter tureen and cover, early 20th century, the cover with acorn knop with Vitruvian scroll and leaf border all upon a circular foot with leaf and beaded borders. 42 cm at widest, 30.5 cm high.

Sold for £20

Lot 944

A 19th century copper coal bin, drum form, with lion mask and ring handles, all supported on three lion paw feet. Width 32.5 cm, height 31.5 cm.

Sold for £50

Lot 945

A brushed felt top hat by Hope Brothers of London, with plush fitted leather travel case.

Sold for £50

Lot 946

A woven wicker two handled log basket, 20th century, rectangular, the interior with sack lining, raised on four swivel wheels. Width 66 cm, height 49 cm (excluding handles), depth 41.5 cm.

Sold for £110

Lot 947

A French Gladius type short sword, with cast brass handle, the pommel cast with an eagle, in a leather and brass bound scabbard. Blade length 44.5 cm, 59.5 cm overall.

Sold for £38

Lot 948

A Naval Officers short sword, 18th/19th century, the blade with the remnants of engraved decoration, the hilt with acorn finials and with wire bound leather grip with lion head and ring pommel. Blade length 44.7 cm, overall 58.7 cm.

Sold for £42

Lot 949

A Victorian painting on milch glass, two birds on a thorny rose bush, mounted oval and in gilt frame with foliate terminals. Image 42 cm x 34.5 cm.

Lot 950

An engraved map of Westmorland, by Robert Morden, early 18th century, hand-tinted. 37 cm x 43.5 cm.

Sold for £40

Lot 951

A large French demi hectolitre metal container, with large pouring lip front and verso and with four applied handles and metal bound body. Diameter 44.5 cm, height 61 cm.

Lot 952

A matched set of 19th century brass fire tools, a copper two handled dished bowl and a copper planter.

Sold for £38

Lot 953

A contemporary sheet metal model crane. Height 119 cm.

Sold for £45

Lot 954

A cast and gilded metal table lamp, the circular stem with embossed foliate scrolling knop and ivy leaf decoration upon a fanciful base with pierced scrolls and mythical griffin feet. Height excluding electrical fittings 62 cm.

Sold for £50

Lot 955

Two handcoloured engraved maps by Robert Morden, Herefordshire and The East Riding of Yorkshire. 38.5 cm x 42 cm and 37 cm x 43 cm.

Sold for £20

Lot 956

After Robert Morden, handcoloured map of Westmorland & The County Palatine of Lancaster and two further maps of Berkshire and Yorkshire.

Sold for £20

Lot 957

A Cumberland Wrestling champions belt, the silver plated buckle engraved "Cumberland Champion, William Studholme", flanked to either side by four silver plated embossed medallions, all upon a black textured leather belt, NOTE: William Studholme was a heavyweight Cumberland Wrestler and champion in that category at the Grasmere games 1907-1911. Together with Grasmere Sports by Roy Lomas the first 150 years, page 12 illustrated William Studholme receiving a heavyweight champions belt from Lady Lonsdale.

Lot 958

A 19th century Lachenal and Co 31 button accordion, with fretwork ends and with applied paper label for Lachenal & Co manufacturers London and verso with serial No. 178561. The hand rest impressed English make, steel reeds. All within original plush lined fitted box with label and ivorine plaque for Douglas & Co, 7 South Street, London (see illustration).

Sold for £90

Lot 959

A mahogany bound 19th century three drawer brass telescope, the end cover cap struck "Marshall Westbro Scarbro", 73.5 cm fully extended, 25 cm closed, in a handmade cardboard and cloth bound case.

Sold for £50

Lot 960

A 19th century mahogany and brass two draw telescope, with sliding end cap, 100 cm fully extended, 39 cm closed.

Sold for £40

Lot 961

A 19th century brass and leather bound three draw telescope, with 3.5 cm lens, 48 cm fully extended, 16 cm closed.

Sold for £28

Lot 962

Breweriana - A chrome plated Guinness time pocket watch with toucan automaton and subsidiary seconds dial, two miniature Guinness bottles, one of which is a souvenir of the bicentenary 1759-1959. Twenty three laminated Guinness calendars dated from 1951 -1974, some duplicates (1952, 1953, 1954, 1956, 1962 & 1968 missing) and a Carltonware model of a Guinness pint pot, 10.5 cm high.

Sold for £220

Lot 963

A 19th century hand coloured map of Westmorland, published by Henry Teesdale and Co, 302 Holborn. 36 cm x 44.5 cm and a hand coloured map of the North Riding of Yorkshire after Robert Morden, image 30 cm x 35 cm.

Sold for £20

Lot 964

A two page new map of the county of Westmorland, divided into wards, printed for C Smith, No 172 Strand, January 6th 1801. 47 cm x 52.5 cm and two page engraving of Carlisle Cathedral, after S Read, image 34 cm x 50 cm.

Sold for £40

Lot 965

A 19th century hand coloured geological map of Yorkshire by C, Bird. B.A. late honorary secretary of Bradford Philosophical Society, 1881, printed by W and K Johnston, Edinburgh and London, 69.5 cm x 79.5 cm.

Lot 966

A French Art Nouveau oil lamp, with vaseline glass reservoir upon an onyx base in turn above an Art Nouveau sinuous metal foot. Overall height 25 cm.

Sold for £90

Lot 967

An early 20th century portrait miniature of a lady with a lapdog, all within a piano ivory frame. Overall 13.5 cm x 11.5 cm.

Lot 968

Twelve stoneware bottles, late 19th/early 20th century, some of local interest to include Carlisle Old Brewery Co, Brothwell and Mills ginger beer Workington, Alexanders Mineral Water Kendal, and others for Glasgow, Dumfries, Yarmouth etc. Tallest 20.5 cm.

Sold for £70

Lot 969

An African hardwood knobkerrie, late 19th century, of typical form. 61 cm.

Sold for £48

Lot 970

A Turkish copper and brass Dallah coffee pot, 19th century, with brass finial, handle and hinge, the hinge and spout decorated with birds, with stamped geometric decoration. Height 25.5 cm.

Lot 971

Two Persian Dallah coffee pots, the tall example with brass cover and hinge with copper body and handle, the other in brass, 19th/20th century. 29 cm and 25.5 cm respectively.

Sold for £30

Lot 972

A Guzzini style vintage mushroom shaped ceiling light shade, with chromium plated mounts, +/- 49 cm wide, 33 cm high.

Lot 973

A 19th century Islamic Damascus Mamluk Ottoman brass tapering vase, with silver and copper inlaid decoration, and a Cairo Ware brass pot and cover.

Sold for £80

Lot 974

A Persian brass censor, 19th century, of pierced spherical shape upon a vase shaped stem in turn above a circular foot upon three feet. Height 28.5 cm.

Lot 975

A Turkish copper and brass bell shaped ewer, with a brass finial and handle. Height 51 cm.

Lot 976

A Persian silver rose water sprinkler, with chased scrolling decoration, upon a circular foot, and a Persian silver pedestal font, 13.5 cm.

Lot 977

A Safi earthenware vase, with Iznik decoration in green and yellow against a blue ground, signed to the underside. 19 cm high.

Lot 978

A 19th century copper 5 gallon measure, with applied brass label "5 Gallon IM Stand Galbraith". Height 54 cm.

Sold for £120

Lot 979

A 19th century copper and brass log bin, with planished copper body with brass handles and brass lion paw feet. Diameter 42 cm, height 36 cm.

Sold for £130

Lot 980

A 19th century copper hot water pot and cover, with brass tap and applied metal carrying handles. Height 45 cm, diameter 37 cm.

Sold for £30

Lot 981

A 19th century oak and cast iron bound butter churn. Height 40 cm.

Sold for £20

Lot 982

A 19th century mahogany apothecary box, with leather carrying handle and part sloped front opening to reveal a sectioned interior with bottles, the base with brass bound edges. 28.5 cm wide, 18 cm high, 17.8 cm deep.

Sold for £35

Lot 983

A 19th century silvered witches ball, with metal suspension loop, approximately 22 cm diameter.

Sold for £100

Lot 984

A 19th century Edison "Gem" phonograph, with black Japanned body with printed gilt decorations and lettering with applied silver plated plaque with Thomas A Edison at Orange. N. J. USA...

Sold for £130

Lot 985

An early 20th century oak case of draughtsman's instruments, Stanley, London, the case with silver plated central medallion and mounted corners opening to reveal a fitted interior with removable tray, the lid interior with Moire silk padded lining inscribed with gilt Stanley, Great Turnstile, Holborn, London. 20 cm wide, 16 cm deep.

Sold for £120

Lot 986

A cased set of Imperial Typewriter Co Limited letters, with hand stamp, the case with printed lettering "Manufactured by Imperial Typewriter Co. Limited, Leicester, England". 20 cm wide.

Sold for £38

Lot 987

Two Sinhalese porcupine and ebony quill boxes, the larger example with fitted interior, mirror to lid and pullout tray with nine lidded compartments, 26.7 cm x 19 cm, the smaller with sliding lid, 17 cm x 10 cm.

Sold for £38

Lot 988

A pair of carved hardwood elephant book rests, Ceylon, late 19th/early 20th century. 21.5 cm x 18 cm.

Sold for £25

Lot 989

A bronze table lamp base in the form of a kneeling Egyptian figure, early 20th century, on a raised rectangular base decorated with hieroglyphics, and a 19th century Empire style bronze and gilt metal table light (converted to electricity), the stem decorated with three muses on a stepped gilt metal base in turn above a column on wood stand. 33.5 cm and 35 cm respectively.

Sold for £480

Lot 990

A small collection of vintage fountain pens and others, to include Waterman, Parker Duofold, two Platignum, Sheaffer, Parker 17 propelling pencil and Parker ballpoint pen with matching pencil in original case.

Sold for £70

Lot 991

Four bottles of Fonseca Guimaraens vintage port, 1995, bottled in 1997, 75 cl, OWC.

Sold for £160

Lot 992

Six bottles of Delaforce late bottle vintage port, 1983, bottled in 1988, 75 cl, each in OWC (see illustration).

Sold for £240

Lot 993

Three bottles of Warre's 1966 vintage port, labels and seals intact.

Sold for £350

Lot 994

Six bottles of Sandemans vintage port, 1970, bottled in 1972 (see illustration).

Sold for £400

Lot 995

Six bottles of Royal Oporto 1967 vintage port, 75 cl, labelled and seals intact, in original cardboard cases.

Sold for £280

Lot 996

Eight bottles of Quinta Do Cachao vintage port 1970, 75 cl. (see illustration).

Sold for £380

Lot 997

A bottle of Graham's 1948 vintage port, no label but moulded seal intact, level to just above shoulder/almost base of neck, and a bottle of Taylors vintage port 1995.

Sold for £320

Lot 998

A 19th century blonde tortoiseshell cigar case, rectangular, with hinged lid. 13 cm x 8 cm.

Lot 999

An ivory and silver plated expanding cigar case, 19th century, with blue watered silk interior lining, 14 cm x 7 cm, and two amber, Meerschaum and silver mounted cigar holders, each in fitted case.

Sold for £60

Lot 1000

An Indian sitar, early 20th century, with painted gourd kaddu, with inlaid bone decoration and turned ebony tuning pegs. 122 cm.

Sold for £50