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Star lots 26th March 2020

Exceptional or interesting lots from our auction of Antique, Fine Art and Collectables auction held on Thursday 26th of March 2020

A Victorian rosewood Davenport desk with 3/4 gallery, the pedestal fitted an inkwell drawer above 4 drawers raised on cabriole supports 83cm h x 55cm w x 53cm d

971 A Victorian rosewood Davenport desk with 3/4 gallery, the pedestal fitted an inkwell drawer above 4 drawers raised on cabriole supports 83cm h x 55cm w x 53cm d

SOLD £140
A Georgian mahogany secretaire bookcase, the upper section with moulded cornice, fitted adjustable shelves enclosed by arched astragal glazed panelled doors, the base fitted a well fitted secretaire drawer above 3 long drawers, raised on bun feet 207cm h x 109cm w x 54cm d

983 A Georgian mahogany secretaire bookcase, the upper section with moulded cornice, fitted adjustable shelves enclosed by arched astragal glazed panelled doors, the base fitted a well fitted secretaire drawer above 3 long drawers, raised on bun feet 207cm h x 109cm w x 54cm d

SOLD £270
A 17th/18th Century oak coffer of panelled construction with hinged lid 78cm h x 129cm w x 68cm d

994 A 17th/18th Century oak coffer of panelled construction with hinged lid 78cm h x 129cm w x 68cm d

SOLD £140
A Georgian inlaid mahogany bow front chest of 2 short and 3 long drawers, raised on bracket feet 104cm h x 105cm x 54cm d

1007 A Georgian inlaid mahogany bow front chest of 2 short and 3 long drawers, raised on bracket feet 104cm h x 105cm x 54cm d

SOLD £220
Dinky, a rare Commer Breakdown lorry (25x) in dark grey and blue with white 'Dinky Service' logo', boxed with insert and testers label

323 Dinky, a rare Commer Breakdown lorry (25x) in dark grey and blue with white 'Dinky Service' logo', boxed with insert and testers label

SOLD £90
A Victorian carved oak Wainscot chair, the arched crest marked Dred God, raised on turned and block supports

1031 A Victorian carved oak Wainscot chair, the arched crest marked Dred God, raised on turned and block supports

SOLD £180
A Georgian mahogany card table of serpentine outline, pierced frets to the sides, raised on square fluted supports 74cm h x 87cm w x 43cm d

1038 A Georgian mahogany card table of serpentine outline, pierced frets to the sides, raised on square fluted supports 74cm h x 87cm w x 43cm d

SOLD £75
Garrards and Company, a 20th Century carriage timepiece with enamelled dial and Roman numerals contained in a gilt metal case, complete with key and original box

908 Garrards and Company, a 20th Century carriage timepiece with enamelled dial and Roman numerals contained in a gilt metal case, complete with key and original box

SOLD £95
E West of London, a Georgian mercury wheel barometer and thermometer with damp/dry indicator, silvered dial and spirit level

914 E West of London, a Georgian mercury wheel barometer and thermometer with damp/dry indicator, silvered dial and spirit level

£100-150
A World War Two Nazi German Naval Officer dirk, the etched blade marked Eckhart complete with scabbard and dress knot (captured by the vendor's father)

195 A World War Two Nazi German Naval Officer dirk, the etched blade marked Eckhart complete with scabbard and dress knot (captured by the vendor's father)

SOLD £400
A pair of Edwardian Corinthian column silver candlesticks, London 1901, 17cm

431 A pair of Edwardian Corinthian column silver candlesticks, London 1901, 17cm

SOLD £90
A Victorian miniature silver model of a knife grinder, import marks London 1897, 7cm

436 A Victorian miniature silver model of a knife grinder, import marks London 1897, 7cm

SOLD £85
A Victorian repousse silver box in the form of a violin decorated with figures, import marks London 1899, 8.5cm, 30 grams

440 A Victorian repousse silver box in the form of a violin decorated with figures, import marks London 1899, 8.5cm, 30 grams

SOLD £100
A novelty Edwardian repousse silver sedan chair decorated with fete gallant scenes and scrolls, foreign import mark Chester 1907, 200 grams, 10cm

448 A novelty Edwardian repousse silver sedan chair decorated with fete gallant scenes and scrolls, foreign import mark Chester 1907, 200 grams, 10cm

SOLD £170
An Edwardian repousse silver easel photograph frame with floral border, Birmingham 1907, 31cm

458 An Edwardian repousse silver easel photograph frame with floral border, Birmingham 1907, 31cm

SOLD £75
Six Royal Crown Derby Imari pattern plates no.1128, 27.5cm

1 Six Royal Crown Derby Imari pattern plates no.1128, 27.5cm

SOLD £150
20th Century oil on board, indistinctly signed, Italian coastal village with figures and boats 19cm x 38cm

381 20th Century oil on board, indistinctly signed, Italian coastal village with figures and boats 19cm x 38cm

SOLD £90
W H W, oil on canvas, monogrammed, study of a Spanish soldier sitting at a table with a beerstein 59cm x 49cm

391 W H W, oil on canvas, monogrammed, study of a Spanish soldier sitting at a table with a beerstein 59cm x 49cm

SOLD £180
A silver baluster mug with engraved monogram London 1985, maker Asprey and Company, 10cm, 184 grams

467 A silver baluster mug with engraved monogram London 1985, maker Asprey and Company, 10cm, 184 grams

SOLD £55
Agnes Augusta Tallboy (? - 1940) RWA, oil on board signed, study of two cats and a ribbon 29cm x 39cm

419 Agnes Augusta Tallboy (? - 1940) RWA, oil on board signed, study of two cats and a ribbon 29cm x 39cm

£300-400
Louis Van Staaten (1836 - 1909) watercolour signed, "Papendrecht, On The Maas" 40cm x 60cm

418 Louis Van Staaten (1836 - 1909) watercolour signed, "Papendrecht, On The Maas" 40cm x 60cm

£150-200
A gentleman's steel cased Omega Seamaster quartz calendar wristwatch on a steel bracelet with original box

555 A gentleman's steel cased Omega Seamaster quartz calendar wristwatch on a steel bracelet with original box

SOLD £340
A gentleman's steel cased Omega Seamaster automatic calendar dial wristwatch and bracelet with original box

565 A gentleman's steel cased Omega Seamaster automatic calendar dial wristwatch and bracelet with original box

SOLD £500
A gentleman's 9ct yellow gold enamelled half hunter pocket watch with seconds at 6 o'clock, the dial inscribed J W Benson, contained in a 48mm case, gross weight 96 grams, Birmingham 1929

598 A gentleman's 9ct yellow gold enamelled half hunter pocket watch with seconds at 6 o'clock, the dial inscribed J W Benson, contained in a 48mm case, gross weight 96 grams, Birmingham 1929

SOLD £460
A gentleman's 9ct yellow gold cased mechanical pocket watch with seconds at 6 o'clock, the dial inscribed J W Benson, contained in a 48mm case, London 1931, 88 grams gross

609 A gentleman's 9ct yellow gold cased mechanical pocket watch with seconds at 6 o'clock, the dial inscribed J W Benson, contained in a 48mm case, London 1931, 88 grams gross

SOLD £370
A gentleman's 9ct yellow gold Bulova calendar quartz wristwatch with sapphire winder, gross weight including glass, not movement  58 grams, boxed

612 A gentleman's 9ct yellow gold Bulova calendar quartz wristwatch with sapphire winder, gross weight including glass, not movement 58 grams, boxed

SOLD £620
A 1968 sovereign contained in a 9ct mount with chain 54cm total of 9ct gold 28 grams

639 A 1968 sovereign contained in a 9ct mount with chain 54cm total of 9ct gold 28 grams

SOLD £460
A 19th Century Danish repousse silver shaker decorated with angels with inscription, 225 grams, 20cm

485 A 19th Century Danish repousse silver shaker decorated with angels with inscription, 225 grams, 20cm

£80-120
A Victorian repousse silver presentation goblet with inscription and floral motifs 16cm, 250 grams, maker George Angell?

499 A Victorian repousse silver presentation goblet with inscription and floral motifs 16cm, 250 grams, maker George Angell?

SOLD £180
A 9ct engine turned cigarette case, 81 grams gross

640 A 9ct engine turned cigarette case, 81 grams gross

SOLD £950
A pair of Chinese club shaped bronze vases, the body with 3 dimensional figural decoration, the base with seal mark 16cm x 9cm

222 A pair of Chinese club shaped bronze vases, the body with 3 dimensional figural decoration, the base with seal mark 16cm x 9cm

£120-150
J Bernard and Sons, an aluminium and brass centre pin fishing reel marked J Bernard and Sons, Makers 45 Jermyn Street, St James SW, 11cm

233 J Bernard and Sons, an aluminium and brass centre pin fishing reel marked J Bernard and Sons, Makers 45 Jermyn Street, St James SW, 11cm

SOLD £100
A Trench Art cribbage board formed from a rifle butt 32cm x 10cm x 3cm

252 A Trench Art cribbage board formed from a rifle butt 32cm x 10cm x 3cm

£60-80
William Risbridger of Dorking, an 8 day striking longcase clock with 30cm arched dial marked William Ricebridger Dorking with subsidiary second hand, calendar aperture, striking on a bell, contained in a black painted pine case, complete with key, pendulum and 2 weights, 212cm h

917 William Risbridger of Dorking, an 8 day striking longcase clock with 30cm arched dial marked William Ricebridger Dorking with subsidiary second hand, calendar aperture, striking on a bell, contained in a black painted pine case, complete with key, pendulum and 2 weights, 212cm h

£200-300
A Victorian mahogany settle, the seat and back upholstered in black rexine, raised on turned supports 100cm h x 152cm w x 56cm w

1060 A Victorian mahogany settle, the seat and back upholstered in black rexine, raised on turned supports 100cm h x 152cm w x 56cm w

£150-200
McMaster, a Regency 8 day striking double fusee bracket clock striking on a bell, the 19 1/2" painted dial marked McMaster London with 12cm plain brass back plate, contained in a mahogany case surmounted by a gilt metal pineapple and with ring drop handles to the sides 50cm h x 27cm w x 16cm d, complete with key and pendulum

920 McMaster, a Regency 8 day striking double fusee bracket clock striking on a bell, the 19 1/2" painted dial marked McMaster London with 12cm plain brass back plate, contained in a mahogany case surmounted by a gilt metal pineapple and with ring drop handles to the sides 50cm h x 27cm w x 16cm d, complete with key and pendulum

SOLD £500
A 9ct yellow gold diamond set snake bangle 19.6 grams

737 A 9ct yellow gold diamond set snake bangle 19.6 grams

SOLD £320
A 9ct yellow gold Art Deco style 17cm bracelet 29.4 grams

739 A 9ct yellow gold Art Deco style 17cm bracelet 29.4 grams

£480-540
A Sterling silver 3 piece coffee set of vase form, gross 1203 grams

509 A Sterling silver 3 piece coffee set of vase form, gross 1203 grams

£420-480
A George III silver swing handle basket with floral rim, London 1736, 496 grams, 25cm

513 A George III silver swing handle basket with floral rim, London 1736, 496 grams, 25cm

SOLD £200
A set of 5 matched silver mugs with presentation inscriptions 770 grams

525 A set of 5 matched silver mugs with presentation inscriptions 770 grams

£280-340
An Indian repousse silver flared rim baluster bowl decorated with formal flowers, 26cm, 1136 grams

789 An Indian repousse silver flared rim baluster bowl decorated with formal flowers, 26cm, 1136 grams

£400-500
An Art Deco silver salver with pie crust rim, raised on hoof feet, Sheffield 1934, 1155 grams

790 An Art Deco silver salver with pie crust rim, raised on hoof feet, Sheffield 1934, 1155 grams

£420-500
A canteen of Art Deco silver cutlery comprising 11 tea spoons, 12 dessert spoons, 12 table spoons, 2 ladles, 12 dessert forks, 12 dinner forks, 2 butter knives, London 1933, 3070 grams

791 A canteen of Art Deco silver cutlery comprising 11 tea spoons, 12 dessert spoons, 12 table spoons, 2 ladles, 12 dessert forks, 12 dinner forks, 2 butter knives, London 1933, 3070 grams

£1100-1500
A large carved cameo brooch depicting two ladies beside a lake beneath trees, contained in a 9ct yellow gold frame, 77mm x 59mm, indistinctly signed

792 A large carved cameo brooch depicting two ladies beside a lake beneath trees, contained in a 9ct yellow gold frame, 77mm x 59mm, indistinctly signed

SOLD £250
A 9ct yellow gold amethyst, baroque and cultured pearl spray floral brooch 65mm

805 A 9ct yellow gold amethyst, baroque and cultured pearl spray floral brooch 65mm

£250-300
An 18ct yellow gold ruby and diamond necklace 26.5 grams 36cm

796 An 18ct yellow gold ruby and diamond necklace 26.5 grams 36cm

£880-980
An 18ct yellow gold gem set bangle, 11.4 grams

810 An 18ct yellow gold gem set bangle, 11.4 grams

£370-402
Philippe Jamin, a well patinated limited edition bronze figure group of a naked couple embracing, no.1 of 8, raised on a rectangular marble base with signature 26cm x 28cm x 7cm

170a Philippe Jamin, a well patinated limited edition bronze figure group of a naked couple embracing, no.1 of 8, raised on a rectangular marble base with signature 26cm x 28cm x 7cm

£500-700
A Victorian silver bulbous brandy warmer with turned wooden handle, London 1885, 20cm

488 A Victorian silver bulbous brandy warmer with turned wooden handle, London 1885, 20cm

SOLD £110
A Chinese famille verte cylindrical brush pot decorated with figures in landscapes 15cm

142 A Chinese famille verte cylindrical brush pot decorated with figures in landscapes 15cm

SOLD £240
A 19th Century Chinese cylindrical ink bottle decorated with dragons chasing the flaming pearl above waves 13cm

143j A 19th Century Chinese cylindrical ink bottle decorated with dragons chasing the flaming pearl above waves 13cm

SOLD £300
An 18th Century Chinese porcelain blue and white mug decorated with an extensive landscape scene with entwined handle 11cm

143a An 18th Century Chinese porcelain blue and white mug decorated with an extensive landscape scene with entwined handle 11cm

£80-120
A 19th Century Chinese famille verte 2 handled bowl and cover decorated flowers 20cm

143m A 19th Century Chinese famille verte 2 handled bowl and cover decorated flowers 20cm

SOLD £640
An 18th Century style Chinese yellow ground bowl decorated with green dragons chasing the flaming pearl, bearing a 6 character mark 13cm

143u An 18th Century style Chinese yellow ground bowl decorated with green dragons chasing the flaming pearl, bearing a 6 character mark 13cm

SOLD £130
A fine Victorian brass inlaid coromandel toilet box containing 6 silver topped cut glass boxes, 7 silver topped cut glass bottles and a silver topped inkwell - all London 1861 maker TW, a silver mounted powder box London 1892 maker GB. GWR. JB, 2 silver mounted hair brushes London 1855 maker WN, all engraved with formal scrolls and monogrammed CA, the fall front containing 9 mother of pearl mounted implements, 2 pairs of steel scissors, a steel thimble and a S Mordan & Co propelling pencil.  Having 3 secret drawers, the base drawer being released by a faux screw (inoperable), the lock by J Bramah with key  23cm h x 35.5cm w x 27.5 d

500a A fine Victorian brass inlaid coromandel toilet box containing 6 silver topped cut glass boxes, 7 silver topped cut glass bottles and a silver topped inkwell - all London 1861 maker TW, a silver mounted powder box London 1892 maker GB. GWR. JB, 2 silver mounted hair brushes London 1855 maker WN, all engraved with formal scrolls and monogrammed CA, the fall front containing 9 mother of pearl mounted implements, 2 pairs of steel scissors, a steel thimble and a S Mordan & Co propelling pencil. Having 3 secret drawers, the base drawer being released by a faux screw (inoperable), the lock by J Bramah with key 23cm h x 35.5cm w x 27.5 d

SOLD £1500