antiques & fine art sale

29th - 1st December 2023

Day 1 Wednesday 29th November Lots 1 - 477, Day 2 Thursday 30th November Lots 478-1072, Friday 1st December Lots 1073-1490

Viewing: Sunday 26th November 11 am to 3 pm, Monday 27th and Tuesday 28th 10 am to 5 pm, also throughout each sale day

 

 

 

 

 

 

Lot 901

A Victorian violin, with lions head carved scroll. Size of back 14", cased (see illustration).

Estimated: £150 - £200

Lot 902

An antique viola with facsimile Stradivarius internal label. Length of back 15 1/8" with case and bow (see illustration).

Estimated: £150 - £200

Lot 903

A vintage His Masters Voice model 101 portable gramophone,

Estimated: £60 - £80

Lot 904

A vintage Stroviols Resophonic violin, with aluminium horns (see illustration).

Sold for £260

Lot 905

A gilt and glass basket chandelier. Length excluding hanging chains +/- 21 cm.

Sold for £48

Lot 906

An antique copper jelly mould. Diameter 16.5 cm, together with another and a brass bell with wooden handle, length 24 cm and 11.5 cm at the bell end.

Sold for £65

Lot 907

A collection of eleven vintage pens, to include Parker, Sheaffer and Warwickshire Constabulary.

Sold for £85

Lot 908

A Walt Disney Mickey Mouse child's tray, together with various pieces of dills house furniture, dolls house alloy cooking pots and a child's part tea set with teapot, milk jug, sugar bowl, three cups, saucers, plates etc.

Sold for £50

Lot 909

A Carl Zeiss Jena monocular, marked F. 8 x 21.

Sold for £40

Lot 910

Seven vintage cigarette lighters, to include Ronson and one marked "With the compliments of Anglo Overseas Transport Company Ltd" and another marked to the bottom Lieutenant Colonel R Stewart from The Army TPS Coln RASC.

Estimated: £30 - £50

Lot 911

A bronzed plaster figure of a Wild West Cowboy. 40 cm, together with an African carving lamp base. Overall height 30 cm.

Estimated: £30 - £50

Lot 912

An antique violin bow stamped Tourte, with mother of pearl and silver coloured fittings. Overall length 74 cm (see illustration).

Sold for £180

Lot 913

A vintage wooden oboe stamped Evette, with case.

Sold for £55

Lot 914

A 1920's novelty cigarette dispenser, in the form of a ships wheel with ship decoration, together with a similar ashtray, an Art Deco walnut cigarette box and a Black Forest Chalet ink well.

Estimated: £30 - £50

Lot 915

The Strand Stamp Album, circa 1930, containing various world stamps.

Sold for £42

Lot 916

A World War One death penny awarded to Frederick William Row, together with First World War medals awarded to Private F Row and also stamped 36271 and Kings Rifle Corps, Kings medal, photos etc.

Sold for £280

Lot 917

A World War One duo, awarded to J Rukin RA, stamped 13692, another Great War medal marked VG Mason Gloucester Regiment 26885, together with various pieces of Trench Art.

Sold for £50

Lot 918

A group lot of silver and costume jewellery, together with an antique pipe, two evening bags etc.

Sold for £80

Lot 919

Of Titanic interest a signed anniversary maiden voyage cover, personally signed by BV Dean of Southampton - a Titanic survivor.

Estimated: £25 - £35

Lot 920

Five pairs of Art Deco Bakelite door handles, together with two finger plates.

Sold for £25

Lot 921

Four brass Dutch girl table bells, an insect boot pull, candlesticks, brass animal bells, toasting fork etc.

Estimated: £25 - £35

Lot 922

A mixed group of military items, to include various medals, sweetheart brooches, regimental photos including tracer fire and artillery, buttons etc.

Sold for £35

Lot 923

A pair of spelter Mali horses, on wooden bases. Height +/- 43 cm.

Sold for £40

Lot 924

A quantity of UK and world bank notes, to include Hong Kong Government one cent, Hong Kong Government one dollar, £1 notes, ten shilling notes etc.

Sold for £30

Lot 925

A large mineral sample of red obsidian. Height 8.5 cm.

Sold for £40

Lot 926

A Stevengraph of Kenilworth Castle, image 18.5 x 32.5 cm, marked to the mount "Woven in silk by T Stevens Coventry Ltd", framed and mounted.

Estimated: £30 - £50

Lot 927

An antique rectangular brass framed mirror, the frame 50 x 44 cm.

Sold for £60

Lot 928

An antique gilt brass magnifier, together with a magnifying multi tool, a cut glass atomiser and a stem vase with hallmarked silver base, maker Walker & Hall.

Sold for £70

Lot 929

A brass lamp standard, with three light fittings and shade support, with twist column and shaped base.

Sold for £40

Lot 930

A large diorama of a beach scene with fisherman, nets, creels etc, frame exterior dimensions 60 cm x 81 cm, overall depth 42 cm.

Sold for £55

Lot 931

Jeno Bory (1879-1959), a bronze lioness with antelope, signed Bory J and raised on a white marble plinth. Plinth length 41 cm, depth 13.5 cm, overall height including plinth 25 cm (see illustration).

Estimated: £350 - £450

Lot 932

A brass light fitting, inverted tapering with applied stags heads and raised on paw feet. Height 68 cm.

Sold for £65

Lot 933

A type P.11 compass, with box, marked March 6th 1953, the compass marked No. 109928 B.C.

Sold for £50

Lot 934

A pair of Regency bronze lustres, with glass droppers. Height 26 cm (see illustration).

Estimated: £200 - £300

Lot 935

An antique lamp with cut glass base, with lions paw and mask supports and another cut glass section, marked to the metal Hinks & Sons Patent, with later electrical fitting. Height excluding electrical fitting 36 cm.

Estimated: £80 - £120

Lot 936

A 19th century Parian bust, modelled as Richard Wagner, impressed No. 313. Height 31 cm.

Sold for £50

Lot 937

A 19th century spelter bust, modelled as a French nun, on square marble base. Height of bust 17 cm and a 19th century alabaster bust, modelled as a French nun, height 18 cm.

Sold for £30

Lot 938

A 19th century whale bone sail makers seam rubber, with carved decoration. 12 cm in length (see illustration).

Sold for £170

Lot 939

A copper log bucket, with brass carrying loop. Height excluding handle 31.5 cm, diameter +/- 38 cm (see illustration).

Sold for £85

Lot 940

A facsimile suit of armour, life size. Maximum height 176 cm (see illustration).

Estimated: £600 - £800

Lot 941

A Victorian brass double sided helmet shaped coal receiver with loop handle and embossed body. Height including handle 55 cm.

Estimated: £180 - £220

Lot 942

A late Victorian coal receiver, complete with shovel and carrying handle with embossed lid and circular base (see illustration).

Estimated: £150 - £200

Lot 943

A 19th century brass coal receiver or jardiniere, with brass lion mask handles and raised on paw feet. Height 37 cm, top diameter 33 cm.

Estimated: £150 - £200

Lot 944

A pair of early 20th century bronze and black slate or marble seven branch candelabra, raised on lions paw feet with triform base beneath. Height 99 cm, maximum width 45 cm (see illustration).

Sold for £675

Lot 945

A pair of early 20th century three branch gilt brass and metal wall light fittings. Height 54 cm, width 42 cm.

Estimated: £300 - £400

Lot 946

A George III octagonal mahogany cellarette, brass bound with zinc liner and raised on angled moulded legs terminating in brass castors. Height 69 cm, width 49.5 cm (see illustration).

Estimated: £300 - £400

Lot 947

After Carrier Belleuse, a bronze affect composition female figure with doves, raised on a fluted composition stand. Overall height 167 cm, figure height 61 cm.

Sold for £180

Lot 948

A pair of glass and metal lanterns, with pierced bases and raised on short scroll feet. Height excluding carrying handle 60 cm.

Sold for £100

Lot 949

An Art Deco style bronze female dancing figure, raised on a variegated marble and black slate base. Height 56 cm.

Sold for £250

Lot 950

A pair of armorial painted table lamps. Height excluding light fitting 40 cm. NOTE: Shades for decorative purposes only and not sold with the lamps.

Sold for £140

Lot 951

A pair of painted metal table lamps, each with metal shade. Height 56 cm (see illustration).

Sold for £180

Lot 952

A painted metal log receiver, in the form of a French grape hod. Height 62 cm, width 60 cm.

Estimated: £180 - £220

Lot 953

A painted metal log receiver, in the form of a French grape hod. Height 62 cm, width 60 cm (see illustration).

Estimated: £180 - £220

Lot 954

A 19th century brass footman, with lion supports. Height 29 cm, width 36 cm, depth 33 cm (see illustration).

Sold for £120

Lot 955

A polished metal champagne ice bucket. Height 25 cm, width excluding carrying handles 32 cm.

Sold for £80

Lot 956

An Arts & Crafts heart and foliate embossed copper coal helmet. Height including handle 54 cm.

Estimated: £100 - £150

Lot 957

A collection of four South African and Southern Rhodesian bank notes, comprising of a South African Reserve Bank ten shilling note, Serial No. 365130, together with a South African one pound, a Southern Rhodesian one pound and a Southern Rhodesian ten shilling note dated 3rd January 1953 (4).

Sold for £130

Lot 958

A collection of +/- seventeen bank notes from The Banque Centrale du Congo Belge et du Ruanda Urundi, to include fifty and one thousand franc notes.

Sold for £600

Lot 959

A quantity of world currency, to include three one livre notes from the bank of Syrian, two Chinese bank notes from The Central Bank of China and other currencies from Egypt, Turkey, The Philippines, Guatemala and Greece (quantity).

Sold for £2200

Lot 960

A large collection of world currency to include Eastern European bank notes from Poland, Slovenia and Yugoslavia, together with currency from Germany, Italy and Belgium (quantity).

Sold for £300

Lot 961

A collection of ten bank notes, from the Banque Centrale du Congo Belge et du Ruanda Urundi, comprising of ten one hundred and one thousand franc notes.

Estimated: £70 - £100

Lot 962

A collection of Beatrix Potter books, to include The Tale of Tom Kitten, The Tailor of Gloucester and The Tale of Mr Jeremy Fisher, eighteen titles in total.

Sold for £60

Lot 963

An early 20thcetnury pair of Benin bronze figures of warriors on horseback. Height +/- 100 cm (see illustration).

Estimated: £800 - £1200

Lot 964

An early 20th century Benin bronze figure of a warrior on rampant horse. Height +/- 110 cm (see illustration).

Estimated: £400 - £700

Lot 965

An early 20th century Benin bronze figure of a warrior on rampant horse. Height +/- 120 cm (see illustration).

Estimated: £400 - £600

Lot 966

A hand carved rocking horse, painted in grey. 180 cm long (see illustration).

Sold for £350

Lot 967

A World War Two period Lieutenants great coat, with the buttons of The Royal Engineers.

Estimated: £40 - £60

Lot 968

A copper and brass bugle for military use, stamped J.W. York & Sons Grand Rapids Michigan USA. 29 cm long.

Sold for £45

Lot 969

An NRA Rifle Clubs medal, awarded to Best Shot G.A. Day dated 1934, within leather case inscribed Elkington & Co Regent Street.

Estimated: £40 - £60

Lot 970

A World War Two German Pennant, with Swastika emblem. 65 x 56 cm.

Sold for £55

Lot 971

A collection of six Burmese bank notes, from the Japanese occupation in World War Two, titled The Japanese Government ten rupees, all stamped BA.

Sold for £30

Lot 972

A Lockwood Brothers Bowie knife, with leather scabbard, incised factory mark. Total length includes scabbard 26.5 cm. This bladed product is not for sale to people under the age of 18. By bidding on this item you are declaring that you are 18 years of age or over. Please note that if you require P&P for this lot, this can only be done using an age verified method. (see illustration).

Estimated: £200 - £300

Lot 973

A World War Two German skull and crossed bones enamel sign, of triangular shape. Height 16 cm.

Estimated: £60 - £80

Lot 974

A World War Two era German Luftwaffe steel helmet.

Sold for £520

Lot 975

A World War Two era Japanese silk flag. 89 cm x 65 cm.

Sold for £70

Lot 976

A World War Two era collection of US Army Air Force recognition training slides.

Estimated: £200 - £300

Lot 977

An early 20th century steel and enamel sign, for Wills Star cigarettes. 92 cm high, 61 cm wide.

Sold for £190

Lot 978

A Benin bronze mask, with woven grass rear, measuring from hair to chin 26 cm, rear to nose 19 cm (see illustration).

Sold for £500

Lot 979

A selection of Coronation Street memorabilia, to include the DVD Trivia game, a selection of books "Coronation Street Life In The Street" and "The Coronation Street Story", together with photographs signed by the leading actors and actresses and a silk top (quantity).

Estimated: £30 - £50

Lot 980

An antiquarian carved stone fragment, mounted on an oak plaque, the fragment 37 cm high.

Sold for £85

Lot 981

South African School 20th century, a plaster wall hanging depicting Zulu and other figures, indistinctly signed lower left Fritz Skellen? dated 1985. 51 x 99 cm.

Estimated: £120 - £180

Lot 982

Kalumba Kabamba (African School 20th century), a copper wall hanging depicting fruit, signed lower right with oak frame, measurements to include frame 52 x 98 cm.

Sold for £50

Lot 983

Ngoy Kitengi (African School 20th century), copper wall hanging depicting fruit, signed lower right dated 1997, measurements to include frame 88 x 55 cm.

Sold for £70

Lot 984

A Victorian cut glass four branch hanging chandelier, with green opaline centre, brass and glass structure, four outswept arms decorated with glass crystal drops. 62 cm high (see illustration).

Estimated: £300 - £400

Lot 985

An Edwardian brass and glass crystal drop dome shaped chandelier. 90 cm high.

Sold for £45

Lot 986

A pair of Victorian rectangular mirrored brass wall sconces, each 51 cm high (2) (see illustration).

Sold for £260

Lot 987

A pair of French style ormolu wall sconces, of rococo design. Each 38 cm high (2).

Sold for £50

Lot 988

An early 20th century scrap book, with numerous prints and other ephemera, together with a collection of Edwardian and later photography.

Sold for £60

Lot 989

A set of brass Imperial measure weighing scales with weights.

Estimated: £30 - £50

Lot 990

A Third Reich Luftwaffe officers sword, with seven 1.5 cm flattened diamond section fullered blade, by E & F Horster, marked beneath the hand guard NAD and RLM 2/34 with wire bound leather grip with traces of blue, no scabbard. This bladed product is not for sale to people under the age of 18. By bidding on this item you are declaring that you are 18 years of age or over. Please note that if you require P&P for this lot, this can only be done using an age verified method.

Sold for £240

Lot 991

A Tuareg Fulani Takouba broadsword, with 31 1/2" blade, part triple fullered with half moon stamps, with leather sheath and tassles, collected North Nigeria 1963. This bladed product is not for sale to people under the age of 18. By bidding on this item you are declaring that you are 18 years of age or over. Please note that if you require P&P for this lot, this can only be done using an age verified method.

Sold for £50

Lot 992

A Tuareg dagger, with a wooden handle and a 9 1/2" blade and leather sheath, collected Kano North Nigeria 1963, together with another African dagger with blade and sheath (2). This bladed product is not for sale to people under the age of 18. By bidding on this item you are declaring that you are 18 years of age or over. Please note that if you require P&P for this lot, this can only be done using an age verified method.

Sold for £50

Lot 993

Asprey & Co silver gilt fitted green leather dressing case, lettered in gilt Asprey & Co, silver hallmarked London date letters ranging from 1908, with green velvet liner. 13 cm high, 21 cm wide, 16 cm deep (see illustration).

Sold for £130

Lot 994

A private pilots licence belonging The Countess Of Lonsdale of Askham Hall Penrith, together with a pilots flying log book with entries from 1959 (2).

Sold for £40

Lot 995

A North African copper embossed jug, with floral decoration. 32 cm high together with four assorted North African copper vessels (5).

Sold for £35

Lot 996

A brass sovereign and half sovereign scale, stamped Sovereign and Warrant either side of a crown. 9.5 cm long, together with a 19th century mahogany cased folding sovereign scale by Stephen Houghton & Son, Ormskirk (2) (see illustration).

Sold for £70

Lot 997

A brass sovereign and half sovereign scale, stamped Norton & Co with crown mark. 9.5 cm long, together with a 19th century mahogany cased folding sovereign scale by Wilkinson, Ormskirk (2).

Sold for £110

Lot 998

A brass sovereign and half sovereign scale, stamped Cattles Patent, 9 cm long, together with a 19th century mahogany cased folding sovereign scale by Brown & Co Lancashire (2).

Sold for £140

Lot 999

A brass sovereign and half sovereign scale, stamped Midgley & Co with crown, 9.5 cm long, together with a second brass sovereign scale stamped Harrison and contained in a leather sleeve (2).

Sold for £75

Lot 1000

A brass sovereign and half sovereign scale, stamped Sovereign & Warrant either side of a crown, 9. cm long, together with a 19th century mahogany cased folding sovereign scale stamped by Stephen Houghton & Sons Ormskirk (2).

Sold for £75