Sample Auction catalogue

Examples of items previously sold at auction 8th June, 2013

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Lot 1

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A large fruit bowl with gilded handles and painted flower sprays by Keele and Co. and a cake or tart stand also decorated with flower sprays (Est. £20-30)

Lot 2

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A Shelley vase, 'Souvenir of Coventry' and a shaped Lustreware jug (Est. £20-30)

Lot 3

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A black Lusterware bowl decorated with pink flowers, a Corona ware bowl by Shancock and Son and a Venetia ware, hand painted vase(AF) (Est. £25-35)

Lot 4

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Rhinesh salt-ware jug in blue and stone, a large cheese dish and cover, painted in blue and gold and a similar bowl (Est. £30-35)

Lot 5

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Clarice Cliff Crocus pattern, cup, saucer and plate and a Carltonware dish, Australia design, painter FM, with a similar cup and plate (Est. £25-35)

Lot 6

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A 1960s Poole Pottery hors d'oeuvres dish in blue and a large, English Art Deco vase (Est. £25-35)

Lot 7

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Staffordshire pottery pen holder in the form of a greyhound seated on a blue cushion (Est. £25-35)

Lot 8

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A variety of Toby Jugs of various characters and sizes (Est. £25-35)

Lot 9

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A pair of Meissen style porcelain figurines of lady and gentleman bird-sellers (Est. £30-40)

Lot 10

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A selection of hand-painted continental and English tableware comprising an oval Italian snack bowl, Portuguese oil and vinegar bottles, salt and pepper shakers, a Denby mustard pot and a hand-made pottery oil jar (Est. £30-40)

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Lot 11

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Two biscuit barrels, one Wedgwood both with silver plated lids (Est. £30-40)

Lot 12

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A pair of Japanese Satsuma vases, decorated with warriors and two bisque porcelain Parian type figures of putti (Est. £30-40)

Lot 13

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A very pretty blue and white sauce tureen and a blue and white shaped, serving dish (Est. £30-40)

Lot 14

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An unusual pair of earthenware moulded serving dishes, transfer printed with daisies, three small Hancocks fluted, shallow bowls and a Hancocks plates (Est. £35-45)

Lot 15

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Four pieces, of black and gold treacleware lustre, including a tea pot, stand, jug and hot water jug (Est. £35-45)

Lot 16

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Belgian, Tellurite ware, basket style vegetable dish, on a stand, with a lid decorated with mushrooms, carrots, leeks and peas (Est. £40-50)

Lot 17

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Portmeirion tea pot, cyclamen, Royal Crown Derby Posy, jug and sugar basin, a fruit set, serving bowl and six individual bowls decorated with a design incorporating pansies and a sandwich set of six plates and a serving plate, having a pattern of pink roses (Est. £40-50)

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A 1930s Holborn, Arthur Wood, triangular shaped wall bracket, decorated with hand painted flowers and silver leaf, and a decorative 1950s wall sculpture, possibly of Marilyn Monroe (Est. £50-60)

Lot 19

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Collection of 24 items of crested china (Est. £40-60)

Lot 20

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A Doulton Dickensian teapot illustrating Captain Cuttle (Est. £60-70)

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Lot 21

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A Wedgwood gravy boat and stand, and a large selection of Royal Worcester oven to table ware (Est. £60-80)

Lot 22

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A large selection of willow pattern pottery, including a charger, a pair of lidded sauce tureens, dinner plates etc (Est. £70-90)

Lot 23

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A Staffordshire china cup and saucer, painted in the Gaudy Welsh pattern (Est. £30-40)

Lot 24

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A very fine pair of bulbous vases in the Islamic form shape, by GG&Co. with the date letter L, Depose pattern 6611, beautifully hand painted with cyclamen, bracken and butterflies, having been hand gilded (Est. £150-200)

Lot 25

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Jardinière set, including a plant stand and matching pot, glazed in iron and copper glazes (Est. £100-120)

Lot 26

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Dinner service, transfer printed in blue, incorporating a large and small serving platters, two large tureens, one small tureen, a gravy boat and stand, seven dinner, seven pudding and seven cheese plates (Est. £30-40)

Lot 27

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Art Deco hors d'oeuvres dish in three sections and a Clarice Cliff vegetable dish and cover (Est. £50-70)

Lot 28

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A Mickey Mouse birthday cake candle holder (Est. £35-45)

Lot 29

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A set of four Royal Worcester hand painted coasters in the original presentation box and a pair of Dresden candle holders, decorated with applied roses (Est. £50-60)

Lot 30

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Myott, Rosamunde tea set for two, comprising of a tea pot, sugar bowl two cups and saucers, two tea plates and a serving plate. Lavender pottery with roses (Est. £30-40)

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Lot 31

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A tall Edwardian etched glass vase and a tankard of similar decoration (Est. £20-25)

Lot 32

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Six coloured stem hock glasses, six black footed sherry glasses and a pair of amber stemmed rummers (Est. £25-30)

Lot 33

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A large lead crystal, cut glass flower vase (Est. £20-30)

Lot 34

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Five moulded glass swans, on an oval mirrored and bevelled glass table centre (Est. £25-35)

Lot 35

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Eighteen matching glasses: 6 wine, 4 sherry, 4 large tumblers, 4 small tumblers, and a pair of nineteenth century moulded glass decanters (Est. £25-35)

Lot 36

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A collection of three 1930s and 1960s coloured glass items (Est. £25-35)

Lot 37

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A collection of Art Deco glass, two scent bottles, a blue glass triangular trinket box and a green glass salad bowl and stand (Est. £25-35)

Lot 38

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A collectors lot of glass item including, a chemists bottle, two eye baths, a chocolate/Ovaltine swizzler, two jelly moulds, a green glass razor sharpener and a magnifying glass (Est. £30-35)

Lot 39

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A set of six cut lead crystal Bohemian glass brandy balloons (Est. £30-40)

Lot 40

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A fine collection of glasses, including, 6 claret, 6 white wine, 5 water goblets, 6 tumblers and 4 champagne flutes (Est. £30-40)

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Lot 41

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Glass paperweights one depicting a bird of prey, signed Jonasson and another also signed Jonasson showing a Wren in relief (Est. £30-40)

Lot 42

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A tall glass vase, enamel and pipe work floral decoration (Est. £250-300)

Lot 43

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A large pair of enamelled continental glass. Renaissance style pitchers mounted on gilded metal bases, handles and spouts (Est. £80-120)

Lot 44

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Classic 1970s green glass out-door party, or picnic ware; 6 fruit bowls, large serving bowl, 6 tall and 6 drinking glasses and 2 serving dishes, and a collection of contemporary coasters (Est. £25-35)

Lot 45

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Large collectors lot of silver plated items, including flatware, tray, bon bon dish, a cake basket and commemorative spoons etc. (Est. £30-40)

Lot 46

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An antique brass warming pan (Est. £30-40)

Lot 47

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Cameo brooch, cameo of Roman Woman set in yellow metal (Est. £25-35)

Lot 48

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Three necklaces; one of rounded semiprecious stone beads, another of decorative green glass, with a pair of matching drop earrings, and one of blue decorative glass, also with a pair of drop earrings (Est. £40-50)

Lot 49

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A three stone garnet bar brooch, and a second bar brooch, machine engraved with bright cutting, in a modern style (Est. £40-50)

Lot 50

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A large selection of silver and white metal jewellery, including necklaces, earrings and bracelets, and a variety of commemorative items (Est. £40-50)

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Lot 51

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A selection of three yellow metal rings, set with various stones (Est. £80-100)

Lot 52

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A yellow metal pendant in the Egyptian style on a yellow metal belcher chain (Est. £80-100)

Lot 53

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A pair of pretty yellow metal bracelets, with charms (Est. £80-120)

Lot 54

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A lovely pair of yellow metal earrings, probable of Italian design, in the style of Andrew Grima (Est. £80-120)

Lot 55

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A selection of seven yellow metal rings, all set with either precious, or semi-precious stones (Est. £150-180)

Lot 56

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A pretty diamond cluster ring, the stones set in white precious metal and the shank of yellow precious metal. having six larger diamonds, with smaller stones set between. (Est. £350-450)

Lot 57

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A variety of vintage clocks and transistor radios, seven clocks, four radios (Est. £25-30)

Lot 58

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A very fine ormolu French mantle clock, made in Paris mid nineteenth century with velvet stand and dome (Est. £400-500)

Lot 59

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Vintage table tennis set and 'Railroad' board-game (Est. £20-30)

Lot 60

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A large selection of playing cards, games and related items (Est. £30-40)

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Lot 61

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A much loved 1930s Teddy Bear (Est. £30-40)

Lot 62

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Four dolls, one having a German porcelain head, and a crib and a variety of clothes (Est. £40-50)

Lot 63

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Selection of toy farm buildings, hedges, a farm house and dovecote (Est. £40-50)

Lot 64

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A 1960s Olympia traveller typewriter and case, in very good condition (Est. £25-30)

Lot 65

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A 1960s style classic, metal base tripod table lamp with an onion shaped raffia shade (Est. £20-30)

Lot 66

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An early Box Brownie camera (Est. £20-30)

Lot 67

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A selection of early Christmas decorations, including baubles and fairy lights (Est. £20-30)

Lot 68

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Royal souvenirs; a tray, three mugs and a collection of associate publications (Est. £20-30)

Lot 69

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A wooden trug, English (Est. £25-35)

Lot 70

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An unusual Chinese style, cut metal lantern and wall bracket (Est. £35-35)

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Lot 71

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Three glass lampshades or varying age and style (Est. £25-35)

Lot 72

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Selection of six old collectable tins (Est. £25-35)

Lot 73

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Retro 1960s standard lamp in teak and metal (Est. £30-35)

Lot 74

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A 1960s standard lamp, decorative painting in brown mock tortoise-shell (Est. £30-35)

Lot 75

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A Victorian rectangular black tin document trunk, 12x14 inches (Est. £30-40)

Lot 76

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A pair of spelter hunting figures, mounted on horseback wearing Renaissance costume, (with some damage) and a glass trumpet vase on a spelter base depicting a stag under a vine (Est. £30-40)

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A set of eleven gilt-metal and enamel flower clips in the original presentation case (Est. £30-40)

Lot 78

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Early twentieth century corner display cabinet, with Art Nouveau painted cartouche in the centre of the upper section (Est. £30-40)

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A 1960s Italian standard lamp, aluminium and enamelled metal (Est. £30-40)

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Two 1950s soda siphons, a coloured glass decanter and four matching shot glasses decorated with hunting scenes and a Jane Greening, authentic Johnny Walker square ceramic water jug, and pocket corkscrews. (Est. £35-45)

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Two Musical boxes and one musical tankard, depicting Eton College (Est. £40-50)

Lot 82

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A 1960s Danish teak serving platter with carved partitions, by Laur Jensen (Est. £40-50)

Lot 83

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A biscuit tin in the shape of a handbag, by Huntley and Palmers, with painted and moulded faux snake skin, circa 1920 (Est. £40-50)

Lot 84

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1920s pressed spelter, French table lamp, by A.R. De Pose, decorated with vine branches and grapes (Est. £40-50)

Lot 85

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A rare stencilling set, with a variety of stencils and cards (Est. £40-50)

Lot 86

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A collection of seven walking sticks and a bamboo crop (Est. £40-50)

Lot 87

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Collection of 23 items of militaria, including badges, photographs and a piece of shrapnel (Est. £60-80)

Lot 88

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Six beautiful glass scent bottles of various style and a pair of steel and mother of pearl tweezers (Est. £60-90)

Lot 89

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A pretty pair of corner wall brackets, decorated in gold and in the Chinese style (Est. £100-150)

Lot 90

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A Georgian tea caddy, lead lined with an internal lid. Mahogany with ebony and satinwood stringing (Est. £100-150)

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Lot 91

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An embossed and decorated, copper covered fender (Est. £30-40)

Lot 92

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An Art Deco style oak, wall barometer (Est. £25-30)

Lot 93

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A Baltimore and Ohio Railroad Company share certificate, stamped with issue date, 26th July 1927 (Est. £20-30)

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Pair of prints of the Lake District, Skiddaw and Derwentwater (Est. £25-30)

Lot 95

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An etching by Toussant, Cambridge 1897, and steel engraving of St. Michael's Mount (Est. £20-30)

Lot 96

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A nineteenth century lithograph of 'The Woman taken in Adultery' in an original maple frame (Est. £25-35)

Lot 97

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A selection of un-framed prints, three by Beardsley and three by Peter Scott, signed (Est. £30-40)

Lot 98

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An un-signed oil on panel, country landscape (Est. £30-40)

Lot 99

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Two macrame framed pictures of a young girl (Est. £30-55)

Lot 100

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Map of the Cornhill Ward in the city of London, dated 1754 (Est. £50-60)

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Lot 101

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A pair of 1901 botanical oil paintings on canvas, clematis and geranium, in original frames, supplier's label to the reverse, George Roberts, 30 Oxford Street, Swansea (Est. £50-60)

Lot 102

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A pair of oil on canvas fruit pictures, one of oranges and the other cherries, framed and signed F. Brown 1901 (Est. £50-80)

Lot 103

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A late nineteenth century oil on board of a country scene, with signature unreadable (Est. £80-120)

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A late nineteenth century oil on board, red robed figure walking towards a bridge, in original frame (Est. £100-150)

Lot 106

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Nineteenth Century oil of maritime scene, in need of cleaning (Est. £300-400)

Lot 107

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Oil on canvas, by Rhoda Samuel 'Hove Sussex' exhibited at the Royal Academy of Arts summer exhibition in 1977, framed. (Est. £300-400)

Lot 108

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A pair of Bentwood Thonet type chairs, upholstered seats with stud nailed decoration (Est. £20-30)

Lot 109

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An Edwardian oak umbrella stand with three sections, and decorated with acanthus leaf and Tudor rose motifs (Est. £20-30)

Lot 110

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A pretty small two door wall cupboard with carved wooden doors (Est. £25-35)

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Lot 111

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Two tier round hardwood occasional table, heavily carved with foliage patterns, on three shaped legs (Est. £25-35)

Lot 112

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An Edwardian mahogany side chair with a rush seat, and inlaid with satinwood stringing and having three Egyptian style pillars to the back (Est. £30-40)

Lot 113

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Four 1920s seventeenth century style oak dining chairs with upholstered seats and rattan backs (one in need of re-caning) (Est. £30-40)

Lot 114

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An Edwardian inlaid side chair decorated with satinwood and having a decorative inlaid back splat (Est. £30-40)

Lot 115

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1960s radio gram case, used as a cabinet (Est. £30-40)

Lot 116

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A round 1930s coffee table in the Art Deco taste, divided into four sections with two matching three tier triangular tables (Est. £35-45)

Lot 117

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A small Edwardian Sheraton style elbow chair, inlaid with satinwood (Est. £40-50)

Lot 118

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A large 'Sutherland' table, in dark mahogany (Est. £40-50)

Lot 119

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A late Victorian over-mantel mirror decorated with a design of scallop shells and rope tassels, painted white with the original glass (Est. £40-60)

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A small Victorian 'Sutherland' table, in mahogany, with decorative turned legs (Est. £60-70)

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A 1920s seventeenth century style, oak expanding dining table with turned legs and cross stretcher (Est. £50-80)

Lot 122

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A Rococo style painted and gilded wall mirror, with the original oval bevelled looking glass (Est. £60-80)

Lot 123

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A vintage wrought iron based coffee table with a Connemara marble top (Est. £80-100)

Lot 124

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A small Davenport style writing desk, with a leather skiver and two original glass ink wells (Est. £100-120)

Lot 125

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Two Edwardian chairs, upholstered in pale blue damask (Est. £80-120)

Lot 126

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Possibly continental, a mahogany sideboard with over mirror, having three doors, two drawers, with heavily carved panels to the doors (Est. £120-180)

Lot 127

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A very pretty and unusual occasional table; the top inlaid with a variety of snowflake designs, on turned legs (Est. £200-250)

Lot 128

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An Arts and Crafts inspired hallstand, having coat pegs and an umbrella stand, decorated with a colonnade of seven balusters (Est. £200-400)

Lot 129

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A beautiful Chippendale style side table, which converts to a card table, baize lined with four hollowed counter trays (Est. £300-400)

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A high quality, baroque style, Victorian carved mahogany settee, upholstered in red cut velvet and on the original castors (Est. £1200-1500)

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Lot 131

A child's wooden chair with rush seat (Est. £20-30)

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A fine Heals, numbered, Arts and Crafts elbow chair with heart shape to back, with original rush seat (Est. £1000-1500)

Lot 133

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A low mahogany elbow chair of Georgian country style with an upholstered seat (Est. £40-50)

Lot 134

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A fine quality Chippendale style mahogany occasional table, decorated with blind fretwork, two tier (Est. £30-40)

Lot 135

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A fine example of an Art Deco style radio gram case ; having the radio etc. removed (Est. £30-40)

Lot 136

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Classic 1930s display cabinet having two curved glass upper doors and a spacious cupboard underneath, with a Chinese style handle (Est. £120-160)

Lot 137

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1960s low stool, with a buttoned, green fabric upholstered top on four conical legs (Est. £20-30)

Lot 138

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A classic 1960s table with magazine rack beneath (Est. £25-35)

Lot 139

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Teak veneer, Parker Knoll type cabinet, having two glazed doors and sliding wooden door, on four conical feet (Est. £30-40)

Lot 140

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A 1960s teak dining table by Macintosh Furniture, with leaf (Est. £80-100)

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A set of six 1960s teak ladder back dining chairs with original upholstery, singed Wolfe and Hollande (Est. £100-120)

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A 1960s teak sideboard with a range of drawers and cupboards, signed Macintosh Furniture (Est. £100-150)