Archive for April, 2012

Title: 31st MAY 2012


Date Posted: Monday, April 30th, 2012

Title: 26th APRIL 2012


Date Posted: Monday, April 16th, 2012

Here is a selection of photographs of items in our April sale:

Title: 26th APRIL 2012


Date Posted: Friday, April 13th, 2012

AN AUCTION OF ANTIQUES, COLLECTABLES
& GENERAL EFFECTS

on Thursday 26th April at 11am
View: Wednesday 25th, 1–7pm and sale day from 9.30am

to include a fantastic one owner, low mileage Triumph 2500TC saloon, 1975
and a Mazda sports car, soft and hard tops,1990, recent cambelt change, MOT for 12 months, est. £700–1000

PAINTINGS incl. F W Scarbrough, G Simonau, J Salmon, C Vasher, Roy Perry, Max Roemer, Richard Mather, George Romney, E W Cook. SILVER & PLATE. JEWELLERY incl. a large quantity of gold, a steel Rolex lady’s wristwatch, and, from a deceased dealer, a vast collection of costume jewellery.

COLLECTABLES
incl. a large pearly red ammonite fossil, good postcards and cigarette cards, football programmes, toys incl. tin plate, mechanical and straw-stuffed items, dolls, a remote control model U-boat, 63 ins. (a model U 2511 class xx1 original built 1945, 1700 tons, 57 submariners, 150 mile range and 23 torpedoes), old truncheons, bayonette and telescope, a stuffed black-throated diver bird and a mounted stag’s head, old cameras, old pewter and brass, an early HMV chrome electric heater, a Record No 45 multi-plane, boxed, an early stick telephone stamped PL234 no 22, two old telephone handsets, one by Bell, a large collection of old tins, first-day covers, Chad Valley model boats, a collection of bus tickets for The Green Bus Co. Rougley and Uttoxeter, Concorde items, a rare cork borer set by Gallenkamp & Coold,  golf clubs and tennis rackets, The Webley Mk 3 air rifle and a Webley & Scott Ltd junior 177 air pistol stamped J22172, both in fitted case, an original RAC car badge, magazines incl. Railways Wonders of the World in  49 weekly editions, a hand-sewn early golf ball, theatre and show programmes.

CERAMICS & GLASS
incl. a superb and extensive Herend dinner and tea service with floral decoration, a large group of Imari and Satsuma plates and vases, Susie Cooper, Clarice Cliff, Royal Doulton tea and dinner wares, Minton Haddon Hall tea and dinner wares, Capodimonte, Old Country Roses teawares, old lustreware jugs and mugs, Devon pottery, a Nat West pig collection, Brambly Hedge and Bunnikins figures, Doulton, Copenhagen and Rosenthal figures, Royal Worcester and Meissen, an early English tin glaze puzzle jug, an extensive collection of etched and cut glass. FASHION incl. designer, retro and evening bags, shoes and clothing, incl. Patrick Cox, Gucci, Churches, and Hackett, mink coats, a fur coat by Yves St Laurent, a Harrods child’s dinner suit, Ascot hats, tailored suits by Sims and MacDonald, Italian fashion, film cast and crew jackets, good linens.

CLOCKS incl. old wall clocks, one an Ansonia regulator drop dial wall clock, Victorian gilt-metal mantel clocks, marble and wooden mantel clocks, modern longcase clock, boxes incl. a Georgian tea caddy. BOOKS incl. Compendius View of Universal History and Literature by Major James Bell, 1833, 4th edn, Down-Adown-Derry by Walter de la Mare, no. 122 of 325 signed by the author. FURNITURE incl. period Dutch marquetry display cabinet on bombe base and similar commode with marble top, a walnut chest of drawers c.1700, on bun feet, other period chests, a marble-topped circular occasional table with gilt-metal embellishments, a Victorian walnut Davenport, two upright pianos by Chappell and Steinmayer, an early carved open armchair, rosewood extending dining tables, one with 8 chairs, pine, 1950s and 1960s wall units, two in rosewood, large garden pots, a black plastic canework patio suite by Furniturecompany247, soft furnishings incl. settees, plaid-covered easy chair. ORIENTAL CARPETS.

GENERAL EFFECTS incl. a Kerry Drillmaster column drill and metal lathe on cabinet base, a wonderful collection of nearly new Hypnos single and double beds, dark and light Ercol, hifi incl. Audioresearch and Noteworthy audio with Vacuumtube integrated amplifier, an extensive collection of CDs, Sony portable TVs, a Panasonic stacking hi-fi, a Kitchen Aid mixer and Waring juice extractor, a Dell computer and accessories, garden pots and tools, patio heater, large Bosch fridge-freezer, Hotpoint Ultima washing machine, etc.