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A lady's Rolex Oyster perpetual date wristwatch with bi-metallic case and bracelet, no. 69173/5043325

591 A lady's Rolex Oyster perpetual date wristwatch with bi-metallic case and bracelet, no. 69173/5043325

SOLD £1550
A jade figure of Shou Lao, c1900, the figure in grey-green stone standing holding a ru-i sceptre above a boy with a peach, 15cm

126 A jade figure of Shou Lao, c1900, the figure in grey-green stone standing holding a ru-i sceptre above a boy with a peach, 15cm

SOLD £3400
A handsome pair of French walnut Empire style armoires, one fitted shelves, one fitted hanging space, of arched form and with gilt metal mounts, enclosed by arch panelled mirrored doors, one fitted a drawer to base, raised on bun feet 89"h x 42"w x 23"

1090 A handsome pair of French walnut Empire style armoires, one fitted shelves, one fitted hanging space, of arched form and with gilt metal mounts, enclosed by arch panelled mirrored doors, one fitted a drawer to base, raised on bun feet 89"h x 42"w x 23"

SOLD £1600
A platinum Art Deco style emerald and diamond cocktail ring, emeralds approx. 2.98ct, brilliant cut diamonds 0.59ct, size N

562 A platinum Art Deco style emerald and diamond cocktail ring, emeralds approx. 2.98ct, brilliant cut diamonds 0.59ct, size N

SOLD £1500
19th Century oil painting. Portrait of a British Army officer, unsigned, re-lined, contained in a gilt frame 29 1/2" x 24 1/4"

503 19th Century oil painting. Portrait of a British Army officer, unsigned, re-lined, contained in a gilt frame 29 1/2" x 24 1/4"

SOLD £1550
An unusual green patinated bronze and glass low table, fashioned  as a seated female nude, bears signature Augmolsau? 24/99, 21"h

114 An unusual green patinated bronze and glass low table, fashioned as a seated female nude, bears signature Augmolsau? 24/99, 21"h

SOLD £1000
A handsome 19th Century camphor military chest, the upper  section fitted 2 short and 1 long drawer, the base fitted 2 long  drawers, with brass banding and brass countersunk handles to the  sides, 36", missing bracket feet,  ILLUSTRATED  FRONT COVER

143 A handsome 19th Century camphor military chest, the upper section fitted 2 short and 1 long drawer, the base fitted 2 long drawers, with brass banding and brass countersunk handles to the sides, 36", missing bracket feet, ILLUSTRATED FRONT COVER

SOLD £1200
A good George III silver presentation punch bowl, inscribed "A gift from John Wallis and Company to Captain Peter Shields on account of his ship being the first vessel repaired in their new dry dock South Shields January 22nd 1787" the reverse engraved with a galleon, Newcastle 1786, maker John Langlands I and John Robertson I, 1400 grams, 29cm  - Robert, Thomas and John Wallis defied the ship building grant given to Newcastle by Henry I to have the monopoly on ship repairs and when they set up their shipyard the unfortunate Alderman sent with a posse of officers to forcibly hinder the work was treated to an involuntary bath in the river

465 A good George III silver presentation punch bowl, inscribed "A gift from John Wallis and Company to Captain Peter Shields on account of his ship being the first vessel repaired in their new dry dock South Shields January 22nd 1787" the reverse engraved with a galleon, Newcastle 1786, maker John Langlands I and John Robertson I, 1400 grams, 29cm - Robert, Thomas and John Wallis defied the ship building grant given to Newcastle by Henry I to have the monopoly on ship repairs and when they set up their shipyard the unfortunate Alderman sent with a posse of officers to forcibly hinder the work was treated to an involuntary bath in the river

SOLD £4500
A good Art Deco 18ct yellow gold, white gold/platinum folding travelling timepiece, the rectangular dial inscribed Lacloche, the interior engraved with presentation inscription, the exterior with stylised Art Deco monogram 46mm x 33mm

637 A good Art Deco 18ct yellow gold, white gold/platinum folding travelling timepiece, the rectangular dial inscribed Lacloche, the interior engraved with presentation inscription, the exterior with stylised Art Deco monogram 46mm x 33mm

SOLD £1050
A posthumous group of 5 medals to 161407 Pilot Officer Wilson Briwell Yates Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve no. 630 Squadron, comprising George VI issue Distinguished Flying Cross dated 1944, 1939-45 Star, Air Crew Europe Star, Defence and War medal, together with a commemoration scroll confirming award of DFC with effect from the 18 February 1944, published in the London Gazette 21 December 1945, a letter from The Air Ministry dated 20 December 1945 confirming the award of DFC, a letter regarding presentation of medal to next of kin and a letter from Under Secretary of State regarding photograph of grave  ILLUSTRATED

992 A posthumous group of 5 medals to 161407 Pilot Officer Wilson Briwell Yates Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve no. 630 Squadron, comprising George VI issue Distinguished Flying Cross dated 1944, 1939-45 Star, Air Crew Europe Star, Defence and War medal, together with a commemoration scroll confirming award of DFC with effect from the 18 February 1944, published in the London Gazette 21 December 1945, a letter from The Air Ministry dated 20 December 1945 confirming the award of DFC, a letter regarding presentation of medal to next of kin and a letter from Under Secretary of State regarding photograph of grave ILLUSTRATED

SOLD £2000
A pair of Victorian style lacquered  Pier cabinets with white veined marble tops and gilt metal mounts enclosed by panelled doors, inlaid heavily throughout with brass and gilt ormolu, raised on scroll supports 33"

86 A pair of Victorian style lacquered Pier cabinets with white veined marble tops and gilt metal mounts enclosed by panelled doors, inlaid heavily throughout with brass and gilt ormolu, raised on scroll supports 33"

SOLD £1300
A lady's Cartier "Panther" steel cased wristwatch with circular white dial, Roman numerals and sapphire cabochon winder, complete with Cartier repair warranty card, no. 81912039, boxed

626 A lady's Cartier "Panther" steel cased wristwatch with circular white dial, Roman numerals and sapphire cabochon winder, complete with Cartier repair warranty card, no. 81912039, boxed

SOLD £1100

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We hold two public auctions fortnightly, one for Fine Art and Antiques and the other for Vintage items and Interiors . Amongst the antiques we regularly sell include Paintings, Carpets, Furniture, Ceramics, Silverware, Toys, Stamps, Jewellery, Clocks, Watches and any other collectables we are presented with.

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