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Star lots 25th January 2023

Exceptional or interesting lots from our auction of Antique, Fine Art and Collectables auction held on Wednesday 25th of January 2023

A Victorian mahogany Wellington chest of 7 drawers with turned handles, raised on a platform base 105cm h x 47cm w x 35cm d

1044 A Victorian mahogany Wellington chest of 7 drawers with turned handles, raised on a platform base 105cm h x 47cm w x 35cm d

£200-300
A Queen Anne style figured walnut and crossbanded bachelor's chest of 4 drawers, raised on bracket feet 72cm h x 65cm w x 44cm d

1058 A Queen Anne style figured walnut and crossbanded bachelor's chest of 4 drawers, raised on bracket feet 72cm h x 65cm w x 44cm d

SOLD £340
M Macmillan, the Victorian Lord Lieutenant's Uniform of W Keswick comprising  tunic with silver bullion, pair of overall trousers, sword belt, pair of George boots, coccade plume and sword with etched blade

723 M Macmillan, the Victorian Lord Lieutenant's Uniform of W Keswick comprising tunic with silver bullion, pair of overall trousers, sword belt, pair of George boots, coccade plume and sword with etched blade

SOLD £350
A Victorian cast iron umbrella stand decorated a standing dog, the reverse with patent registration mark 68cm h x 42cm w x 21cm d

553 A Victorian cast iron umbrella stand decorated a standing dog, the reverse with patent registration mark 68cm h x 42cm w x 21cm d

SOLD £80
A Japanese matchlock musket with 98cm octagonal barrel, cherry stock (missing ramrod)

643 A Japanese matchlock musket with 98cm octagonal barrel, cherry stock (missing ramrod)

SOLD £360
A 19th Century brass Fireman's helmet with leather liner and chin strap

730 A 19th Century brass Fireman's helmet with leather liner and chin strap

SOLD £120
A 19th Century French 8 day four glass clock of shaped outline, the 8cm gilt dial with roundels and Arabic numerals, having a twin mercurial pendulum, contained in an onyx and champleve enamelled case surmounted by a lidded urn, striking on gong, complete with pendulum and key 37cm h x 20cm w x 13cm d

852 A 19th Century French 8 day four glass clock of shaped outline, the 8cm gilt dial with roundels and Arabic numerals, having a twin mercurial pendulum, contained in an onyx and champleve enamelled case surmounted by a lidded urn, striking on gong, complete with pendulum and key 37cm h x 20cm w x 13cm d

SOLD £340
A George V circular silver salver pierced rim and pierced feet, London 1910, 980 grams

162 A George V circular silver salver pierced rim and pierced feet, London 1910, 980 grams

SOLD £460
An 18th/19th Century wall clock, the 19cm circular painted dial with Roman numerals and churchyard scene, marked Jon Mary Dixon with second hand, contained in an inlaid mahogany case, complete with pendulum, weight and key 56cm x 33cm x 20cm

872 An 18th/19th Century wall clock, the 19cm circular painted dial with Roman numerals and churchyard scene, marked Jon Mary Dixon with second hand, contained in an inlaid mahogany case, complete with pendulum, weight and key 56cm x 33cm x 20cm

SOLD £260
A George V silver and gilt Army pouch box, Birmingham 1909, 19cm

237 A George V silver and gilt Army pouch box, Birmingham 1909, 19cm

SOLD £150
An Art Deco silver and pink guilloche enamel dressing table set comprising hand mirror, 2 hair brushes, 2 clothes brushes and a comb, Birmingham 1930, cased

48 An Art Deco silver and pink guilloche enamel dressing table set comprising hand mirror, 2 hair brushes, 2 clothes brushes and a comb, Birmingham 1930, cased

SOLD £180
A proof sovereign 1980

149 A proof sovereign 1980

SOLD £360
A William IV rosewood library table fitted 2 drawers, raised on standard end supports with H framed stretcher 74cm h x 152cm w x 76cm d

964 A William IV rosewood library table fitted 2 drawers, raised on standard end supports with H framed stretcher 74cm h x 152cm w x 76cm d

SOLD £480
A Victorian style octagonal marble specimen table, raised on turned mahogany pillar and tripod base 69cm h x 44cm w x 41cm d

952 A Victorian style octagonal marble specimen table, raised on turned mahogany pillar and tripod base 69cm h x 44cm w x 41cm d

SOLD £170
A pair of Regency style octagonal wine tables, raised on turned and reeded pillar and tripod supports 73cm h x 38cm w x 37cm d

949 A pair of Regency style octagonal wine tables, raised on turned and reeded pillar and tripod supports 73cm h x 38cm w x 37cm d

SOLD £680
A collection of English silver and Continental white metal miniature items comprising a coffee pot, samovar, candlestick, 3 dinner plates, a kettle, a milk churn, chamber stick, lidded jug, churn and trivet, together with an octagonal plated tray

182 A collection of English silver and Continental white metal miniature items comprising a coffee pot, samovar, candlestick, 3 dinner plates, a kettle, a milk churn, chamber stick, lidded jug, churn and trivet, together with an octagonal plated tray

SOLD £250
A 19th Century Irish oval plate mirror contained in a blue and clear faceted glass frame 59cm h x 44cm w

950 A 19th Century Irish oval plate mirror contained in a blue and clear faceted glass frame 59cm h x 44cm w

SOLD £2700
A Second World War group to Maj.T.B.Mangnall T.D.Manch. comprising 1939-45, and Pacific stars, Defence, War Medal and General Service Medal with Malaya bar and a territorial decoration, dated 1947 with bar, together with dress miniatures and a First World War trio to R Mangnall D.R.C.St.J.J. complete with 2 miniatures

233 A Second World War group to Maj.T.B.Mangnall T.D.Manch. comprising 1939-45, and Pacific stars, Defence, War Medal and General Service Medal with Malaya bar and a territorial decoration, dated 1947 with bar, together with dress miniatures and a First World War trio to R Mangnall D.R.C.St.J.J. complete with 2 miniatures

SOLD £540
A gentleman's vintage steel cased Omega wristwatch with seconds at 6 o'clock, the case stamped 10031957, movement stamped 9179463 contained in a 33mm case

128 A gentleman's vintage steel cased Omega wristwatch with seconds at 6 o'clock, the case stamped 10031957, movement stamped 9179463 contained in a 33mm case

SOLD £340
A mid 20th Century Chinese silver enamelled baluster cup with waisted stem and domed lid, decorated with flowers and bamboo, set with turquoise and coral, the body with panels of fruits, 638 grams, 18.5cm, boxed, together with a hardwood base with inscribed characters

52 A mid 20th Century Chinese silver enamelled baluster cup with waisted stem and domed lid, decorated with flowers and bamboo, set with turquoise and coral, the body with panels of fruits, 638 grams, 18.5cm, boxed, together with a hardwood base with inscribed characters

SOLD £820
A wooden scratch built model of The London to York mail coach 25cm h x 39cm w x 20cm d

658 A wooden scratch built model of The London to York mail coach 25cm h x 39cm w x 20cm d

SOLD £140
A Sussex style ebonised stick and rail back chair in the William Morris manner, with upholstered seat, raised on turned supports 112cm h x 57cm w x 52cm d (seat 25cm x 33cm)

946 A Sussex style ebonised stick and rail back chair in the William Morris manner, with upholstered seat, raised on turned supports 112cm h x 57cm w x 52cm d (seat 25cm x 33cm)

SOLD £70
An Edwardian white metal graduated 21 stone diamond bar brooch, approx. 2.9ct, 72mm, 4 grams

86 An Edwardian white metal graduated 21 stone diamond bar brooch, approx. 2.9ct, 72mm, 4 grams

SOLD £880
An 18ct white gold 5 stone diamond ring approx. 2.5ct, 7.6 grams, SI2 colour H/J

110 An 18ct white gold 5 stone diamond ring approx. 2.5ct, 7.6 grams, SI2 colour H/J

£3000-3500
A Chinese repousse silver tea kettle decorated with dragons chasing the flaming pearl with bamboo effect handle and spout, raised on a bamboo effect stand with burner, maker Wing Nam & Company, 27cm to the handle, 930 grams

159 A Chinese repousse silver tea kettle decorated with dragons chasing the flaming pearl with bamboo effect handle and spout, raised on a bamboo effect stand with burner, maker Wing Nam & Company, 27cm to the handle, 930 grams

SOLD £1050
A cast silver trophy cup and cover with caryatid handles and cast mask detail, London 1936, 15cm, maker William Comyns & Sons Ltd. 438 grams

57 A cast silver trophy cup and cover with caryatid handles and cast mask detail, London 1936, 15cm, maker William Comyns & Sons Ltd. 438 grams

SOLD £320
A pair of Victorian style pierced cast iron lamps and brackets 50cm x 42cm

597 A pair of Victorian style pierced cast iron lamps and brackets 50cm x 42cm

SOLD £90
A matched set of 12 Victorian silver fiddle and shell pattern dinner forks, London 1841, 1851, by George Adams, 1190 grams

60 A matched set of 12 Victorian silver fiddle and shell pattern dinner forks, London 1841, 1851, by George Adams, 1190 grams

SOLD £620
A gentleman's Rolex Cellini 18ct yellow gold wristwatch with engine turned dial and 18ct yellow gold clasp on a crocodile strap, the movement contained in a 31mm case, the back stamped 5115 1814Q738, contained in original box with a dated 2013 serial card and service guarantee, complete with outer box

226 A gentleman's Rolex Cellini 18ct yellow gold wristwatch with engine turned dial and 18ct yellow gold clasp on a crocodile strap, the movement contained in a 31mm case, the back stamped 5115 1814Q738, contained in original box with a dated 2013 serial card and service guarantee, complete with outer box

SOLD £2700
A 20th Century Kingwood bonheur du jour, the fall front revealing a fitted interior with 2 drawers, raised on cabriole supports with gilt metal mounts 91cm h x 72cm w x 47cm d

1018 A 20th Century Kingwood bonheur du jour, the fall front revealing a fitted interior with 2 drawers, raised on cabriole supports with gilt metal mounts 91cm h x 72cm w x 47cm d

SOLD £100
An 18th Century flintlock holster pistol with 40cm barrel and brass embellishments

644 An 18th Century flintlock holster pistol with 40cm barrel and brass embellishments

SOLD £500
An Edwardian yellow metal diamond and baroque pearl scroll brooch/pendant 20 grams, 50mm x 40mm

93 An Edwardian yellow metal diamond and baroque pearl scroll brooch/pendant 20 grams, 50mm x 40mm

SOLD £620
Edmund Caldwell (1852-1930), watercolour signed and dated 1889, amusing study of a taxidermist and his dog 23cm x 30cm

824 Edmund Caldwell (1852-1930), watercolour signed and dated 1889, amusing study of a taxidermist and his dog 23cm x 30cm

SOLD £440
An Edwardian mahogany bow front pedestal shop display cabinet, fitted 3 long shelves, raised on cabriole supports 201cm h x 58cm w x 58cm d

937 An Edwardian mahogany bow front pedestal shop display cabinet, fitted 3 long shelves, raised on cabriole supports 201cm h x 58cm w x 58cm d

SOLD £760
A gentleman's 18ct yellow gold Patek Philippe wristwatch with seconds at 6 o'clock, contained in a rectangular stepped case, stamped 635678, the movement stamped 837015, 34mm x 23mm, gross weight 36.1 grams

130 A gentleman's 18ct yellow gold Patek Philippe wristwatch with seconds at 6 o'clock, contained in a rectangular stepped case, stamped 635678, the movement stamped 837015, 34mm x 23mm, gross weight 36.1 grams

SOLD £3500
A ship's masthead copper lantern marked Bow Port Patt. 23, 41cm x 21cm x 21cm

566 A ship's masthead copper lantern marked Bow Port Patt. 23, 41cm x 21cm x 21cm

SOLD £85
A First World War American knuckle duster trench knife, the brass grip marked US 1918, LF & C 1918,  having a 17.5cm blade (nick to point of blade) contained in a leather scabbard

651 A First World War American knuckle duster trench knife, the brass grip marked US 1918, LF & C 1918, having a 17.5cm blade (nick to point of blade) contained in a leather scabbard

SOLD £600
A Leica DR/P camera NR681512 marked Leica DRP Ernst Leitz GMB H, contained in a leather carrying case (some corrosion to the side of the lens)

636 A Leica DR/P camera NR681512 marked Leica DRP Ernst Leitz GMB H, contained in a leather carrying case (some corrosion to the side of the lens)

SOLD £160
A pair of 19th/20th Century painted carved wooden figures of standing Dogs of Fo 22cm x 24cm x 12cm

570 A pair of 19th/20th Century painted carved wooden figures of standing Dogs of Fo 22cm x 24cm x 12cm

£100-150
In the manner of Gillows, a pair of 19th Century rectangular mahogany plate stands with bead work borders, 41cm h x 28cm w x 15cm d

951 In the manner of Gillows, a pair of 19th Century rectangular mahogany plate stands with bead work borders, 41cm h x 28cm w x 15cm d

SOLD £820
A George III, George IV and Victorian matched canteen of silver cutlery with rose handles and shell backs with engraved armorial, comprising a George IV basting spoon London 1820, a George IV tablespoon 1823, a Victorian silver ladle 1860, a pair of small ladles 1846, a mustard spoon 1846, a George III marrow scoop 1819, 10 dinner forks - George III 1819, George IV 1825 and Victoria 1846, 8 dessert forks - George IV 1820 and Victoria 1860 and 8 dessert spoons Victoria 1860, all London, mixed maker, 2920 grams together with 10 silver handled dinner knives with steel blades, 15 dessert knives - 7 with silver blades and 8 dessert forks with silver prongs

177 A George III, George IV and Victorian matched canteen of silver cutlery with rose handles and shell backs with engraved armorial, comprising a George IV basting spoon London 1820, a George IV tablespoon 1823, a Victorian silver ladle 1860, a pair of small ladles 1846, a mustard spoon 1846, a George III marrow scoop 1819, 10 dinner forks - George III 1819, George IV 1825 and Victoria 1846, 8 dessert forks - George IV 1820 and Victoria 1860 and 8 dessert spoons Victoria 1860, all London, mixed maker, 2920 grams together with 10 silver handled dinner knives with steel blades, 15 dessert knives - 7 with silver blades and 8 dessert forks with silver prongs

SOLD £1650
A silver commemorative medallion Shanghai Jubilee November 17th 1893 to W M Keswick, minor badges etc

236 A silver commemorative medallion Shanghai Jubilee November 17th 1893 to W M Keswick, minor badges etc

SOLD £6400
A gentleman's 9ct yellow gold Omega calendar wristwatch, the case stamped 1325017, movement 39/104442, contained in a 32mm case with a leather strap and Omega clasp, boxed

132 A gentleman's 9ct yellow gold Omega calendar wristwatch, the case stamped 1325017, movement 39/104442, contained in a 32mm case with a leather strap and Omega clasp, boxed

SOLD £520
A pair of Edwardian silver oval candlesticks with waisted stems and scallop bases, London 1902, 22cm

53 A pair of Edwardian silver oval candlesticks with waisted stems and scallop bases, London 1902, 22cm

SOLD £180
A set of 6 Baccarat Massena pattern champagne flutes 21cm, boxed

431 A set of 6 Baccarat Massena pattern champagne flutes 21cm, boxed

SOLD £400
Japy Frere, a 19th Century French 8 day striking mantel clock with silvered dial and Arabic numerals contained in a polished black marble and gilt metal architectural case, the back plate marked Japy Frere 2982 6, complete with pendulum and key 46cm h x 46cm w x 18cm d

861 Japy Frere, a 19th Century French 8 day striking mantel clock with silvered dial and Arabic numerals contained in a polished black marble and gilt metal architectural case, the back plate marked Japy Frere 2982 6, complete with pendulum and key 46cm h x 46cm w x 18cm d

SOLD £70
A group of medals to Lieut.C.C.Pyke comprising MBE in OBE case, British South Africa Company Medal to Trooper.C.C.Pyke "A" Troop Belingwe Column 1914-15 Star, British War medal, Victory medal, Order of the Crown of Belgium, Chevalier of the Order of The Crown of Romania, Order of St Sava of Serbia and Order of the Crown of Italy, all 4 cased, together with dress miniatures

234 A group of medals to Lieut.C.C.Pyke comprising MBE in OBE case, British South Africa Company Medal to Trooper.C.C.Pyke "A" Troop Belingwe Column 1914-15 Star, British War medal, Victory medal, Order of the Crown of Belgium, Chevalier of the Order of The Crown of Romania, Order of St Sava of Serbia and Order of the Crown of Italy, all 4 cased, together with dress miniatures

SOLD £1750
A gentleman's steel cased Rolex Oyster perpetual wristwatch no.878J2466 model 116000, with black dial and pink Arabic numbers 3, 6 and 9, pink batons, the case 34mm, on a Rolex bracelet, it has an International Guarantee, 2 booklets, a pouch, box and outer box

133 A gentleman's steel cased Rolex Oyster perpetual wristwatch no.878J2466 model 116000, with black dial and pink Arabic numbers 3, 6 and 9, pink batons, the case 34mm, on a Rolex bracelet, it has an International Guarantee, 2 booklets, a pouch, box and outer box

£4000-6000
John Jessop Hardwick, (1832-1917) watercolour signed and dated 1909, study of primroses 24cm x 34cm

820 John Jessop Hardwick, (1832-1917) watercolour signed and dated 1909, study of primroses 24cm x 34cm

SOLD £140
Six Chinese cast silver spoons with figural handles and spiral stems by Wang Hing 150 grams

161 Six Chinese cast silver spoons with figural handles and spiral stems by Wang Hing 150 grams

SOLD £140
A Mamod steam roller in mint condition, boxed

625 A Mamod steam roller in mint condition, boxed

SOLD £80
A Mappin & Webb silver carriage clock with striking and fusee movement, profusely engraved with flowers, feathers and scrolls, the dial with Roman numerals above a basket of flowers with column supports and engraved scroll floral door, the back plate engraved and numbered 106 of 200, 18cm to handle, raised on a turned feet, contained in a fitted case with key, together with 2 spare bevelled glass panels

59 A Mappin & Webb silver carriage clock with striking and fusee movement, profusely engraved with flowers, feathers and scrolls, the dial with Roman numerals above a basket of flowers with column supports and engraved scroll floral door, the back plate engraved and numbered 106 of 200, 18cm to handle, raised on a turned feet, contained in a fitted case with key, together with 2 spare bevelled glass panels

SOLD £1550
A childs oak rocking crib formed from panels of old 18th Century timber and with zinc liner 65cm h x 61cm x 92cm

943 A childs oak rocking crib formed from panels of old 18th Century timber and with zinc liner 65cm h x 61cm x 92cm

£100-150
A 1902 specimen coin set in a fitted case

235 A 1902 specimen coin set in a fitted case

SOLD £1350
GEBR Lindenschmit of Mainz Germany, a handsome 19th Century double barrelled muzzleloading fouling sporting shotgun with 72cm chiseled gothic column barrels, inlaid gilt, the side locks signed by Lindenschmit, decorated wild boar and deer, having dolphin hammers and a walnut stock

641 GEBR Lindenschmit of Mainz Germany, a handsome 19th Century double barrelled muzzleloading fouling sporting shotgun with 72cm chiseled gothic column barrels, inlaid gilt, the side locks signed by Lindenschmit, decorated wild boar and deer, having dolphin hammers and a walnut stock

SOLD £680
A silver swing handle basket with pierced decoration and presentation inscription Sheffield 1922, 778 grams, 33cm

49 A silver swing handle basket with pierced decoration and presentation inscription Sheffield 1922, 778 grams, 33cm

SOLD £440
A pair of Georgian mahogany hall chairs with painted armorial to the back, solid seats, raised on turned supports 84cm h x 41cm w x 41cm d (seat 21cm x 30cm)

984 A pair of Georgian mahogany hall chairs with painted armorial to the back, solid seats, raised on turned supports 84cm h x 41cm w x 41cm d (seat 21cm x 30cm)

SOLD £720
A good Victorian silver castle top vinaigrette, the lid decorated with a view of Kenilworth Castle with pierced floral gilt grill by Nathaniel Mills, rubbed date letter (probably 1839), engraved on the base Sarah, 3.75cm

175 A good Victorian silver castle top vinaigrette, the lid decorated with a view of Kenilworth Castle with pierced floral gilt grill by Nathaniel Mills, rubbed date letter (probably 1839), engraved on the base Sarah, 3.75cm

SOLD £380
A Maxitrak Burrell 3715 Ready to Run Showman's 1" scale live steam model traction engine built by Maxitrak 'Amusement on Tour Staplehurst'. Dimensions 540mm long x 214mm wide x 320mm high.
Complete with brochure, original receipt and Instruction manual - this engine is easily capable of pulling one adult on a smooth level surface.

660 A Maxitrak Burrell 3715 Ready to Run Showman's 1" scale live steam model traction engine built by Maxitrak 'Amusement on Tour Staplehurst'. Dimensions 540mm long x 214mm wide x 320mm high. Complete with brochure, original receipt and Instruction manual - this engine is easily capable of pulling one adult on a smooth level surface.

SOLD £1750
A good William IV pierced and cast silver swing handled basket decorated with scrolls and flower with an engraved armorial, London 1836, Maker Charles Fox II 1280 grams, 35cm

158 A good William IV pierced and cast silver swing handled basket decorated with scrolls and flower with an engraved armorial, London 1836, Maker Charles Fox II 1280 grams, 35cm

SOLD £920
A 1930's Allwin wall mounted coin operated pinball machine, decorated cowboys and Indians, complete with key and pennies, contained in a red painted case with chrome mounts, 69cm h x 51cm w x 17cm

670 A 1930's Allwin wall mounted coin operated pinball machine, decorated cowboys and Indians, complete with key and pennies, contained in a red painted case with chrome mounts, 69cm h x 51cm w x 17cm

SOLD £540