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Woo l le y & WA l li s SA L I S B U R Y SA L E R O O M S

Furniture & Works of Art Tuesday 2nd July 2013

Tribal Art & Carpets Wednesday 3rd July 2013


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Furniture & Works oF Art tuesday 2nd July at 10.00am

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λ 1. A Goanese ivory figure of the Virgin and child, with traces of polychrome decoration, 17th / 18th century, 6½in (16.7cm) high. £200-300

2. A 19th century bronze figure of the Virgin Mary, standing on a globe with figures of the four evangelists, on a marble base, 9¾in (24.5cm) high. £100-150

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4 4. A carved white marble relief bust, 17¾in (45.3cm) high, 15¼in (38.7cm) wide. £400-600

5. An early English stone head of a stylized lion, 4¼in (10.7cm) high, mounted on a modern stand. £100-150

6. A Roman marble bust of a lady, 9½in (23.7cm) high, 5in (12.5cm) wide. £2,500-3,500

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7. A pair of Dutch brass ‘Heemskerk’ candlesticks, each with an ejector hole to turned stems and a central drip-pan, 17th / 18th century, 7¼in (18cm) high. (2) £100-150

8. A set of four 19th century French ormolu pricket altar candlesticks in early 18th century style, 23in (58.5cm) high. (4) £300-500

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9. A pair of Régence bell metal candlesticks, with detachable sconces, the underside of each marked ‘4’, c. 1720, 10in (25.2cm) high. (2) £200-300

10. A pair of North European bell metal candlesticks, on rod feet, late 17th / early 18th century, 10½in (26.7cm) high. (2) £150-200

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10 11. A pair of polished and patinated bronze figural candlesticks, each with a blackamoor figure holding two pricket candle holders, on a baluster turned stem and circular foot stamped ‘SITAS’, 12¾in (32.3cm) high, 4¾in (12cm) wide. (2) £300-400

12. A pair of Central European bronze figural candlesticks, in 15th century style, 9in (22.8cm) high, 5½in (14cm) wide. (2) £100-200

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13. A pair of brass candlesticks, with ribbed stems, worn, late 17th / early 18th century, 5½in (13.8cm) high. (2) £400-600

14. A pair of brass candlesticks, late 17th / early 18th century, 5½in (13.8cm) high. (2) £300-400

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15. A Magdeburg style bronze ‘Elephant and Castle’ bestiary candlestick, the battlements with an archer, 6¼in (15.5cm) high, 4¾in (12cm) wide. £3,000-4,000

16. A pair of Italian Baroque brass and copper lobed candlesticks, with detachable nozzles, late 16th / early 17th century, 5¾in (14.4cm) high, 6¼in (15.5cm) diameter. (2) £800-1,200

17. Three Dutch brass ecclesiastical spouted vessels, all with pierced handles, two with embossed decoration, probably late 17th / early 18th century, 5in (12.5cm) high, 8½in (21cm) wide, max. (3) £50-100

18. An 18th century pewter charger, with a single rim, by Robert Salder, London & Newcastle, c.1750, Cotterell, no. 4088, 18¼in (46.3cm) diameter. £80-120

19. A pewter plate, with a reeded rim and with owner’s triad ‘W T E’, with indistinct touchmark, 11½in (29cm) diameter, with six other pewter plates two with owner’s initials, one engraved with a shield within a wreath, a pair of pewter salts and two pewter muffineers, the base of one inscribed ‘J. BETTRIDGE’ the other with initials ‘I H’, 18th century and later. (11) £150-200

20. A 17th century Dutch bronze mortar, the rim cast ‘HENRYCK TER HORST ME FECYT Ao 1638’, 4½in (11.5cm) high, together with two other 17th century bronze mortars, one bell shaped the other probably French and cast with figures, a pair of brass andirons and a bronze model of the kneeling devil on a marble base. (6) £400-600

21. A pewter flask, with a brass mouthpiece and lid, with foliate wrigglework decoration, 3½in (8.9cm) high, a pewter candlestick, with a detachable sconce, the base stamped ‘LONDON’, 6¼in (15.8cm) high and a pewter half pint mug, indistinctly inscribed, 18th century and later. (3) £100-150

22. An 18th century pewter charger, with touchmarks for ‘I S’ and stamped owner’s initials ‘E S’ and ‘I W’, 18¼in (46.4cm) diameter and two other chargers and another with a deeper bowl, an Anglo-Indian sadeli box, an Islamic brass beaker, 6 Indian bettlenut cutters, 2 walking canes and a horse measuring stick. (15) £40-50

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23. An 18th century Swiss pewter lidded flagon or stegkanne, the body decorated with wrigglework flowers and owner’s initials ‘H. G.’, with a touchmark to the handle with initials ‘L R’ possibly for Ludwig Roder, 12¾in (32cm) high, 11¾in (29.7cm) wide. £500-700

24. A German pewter tankard of Breslau type, town mark with initials struck on the underside of cover, c. 1800, 11¼in (28.3cm) high. £100-150

25. An 18th century pewter double volute lidded pint measure, maker’s mark worn, but probably ‘TS’, c.1760-1800, 6in (15cm) high. £40-60

26. A wrought iron candle holder, with a branding iron base, 18th century, 18in (45.7cm) high, 5¾in (14.9cm) wide. £100-150

27. Three lead fire marks, one for Royal Exchange Assurance, numbered ‘209580’, 7in (17.7cm) high and two for Sun Alliance, numbered ‘273996’ and ‘322048’. (3) £150-200

28. An early 19th century tôle peinte coffee pot, with a part wicker handle and painted with flowers, together with a pair of painted brass candlesticks, to simulate tortoiseshell, with detachable nozzles, the underside of one with a paper label inscribed ‘Mrs B. A. Williams’, 11½in (29cm) high. (3) £150-250

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29. A pair of late 17th century style pewter candlesticks, each with a square base with canted corners and gadroon decoration to a low conforming drip-tray and a turned stem, 8in (20.3cm) high, 6¾in (16.6cm) wide. (2) £300-400

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30. A carved wood and polychrome decorated standing model of a Roman centurion, possibly 15th / 16th century, on a a later oak base, 30½in (77.3cm) high. (2) £600-800 31. A 17th century carved wood and polychrome decorated Corpus Christi, Italian or Spanish, 13½in (34.1cm) long, later mounted. £400-600 32. A European carved pine group of the Virgin and child enthroned, Sedes Sapientiae, with traces of polychrome decoration, 17in (43cm) high, 6in (15cm) wide. £150-250 33. A pair of carved and stained wood Black Forest style wall brackets, each of cartouche form carved with scrolls and acanthus above a male mask, 17½in (44.3cm) high, 14¼in (36.1cm) wide. (2) £400-600

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34. A pair of carved and weathered wood recumbent hounds, 17in (43cm) high, 29½in (74.8cm) wide, 8in (20.1cm) deep. (2) £500-700 35. A carved wood rosary bead or prayer nut in 17th century style, hinged revealing parcel gilt nativity scenes, with silvered coloured metal mounts, German or Netherlandish, 2¼in (5.7cm) high. £300-500

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36. An early 17th century oak Salisbury credence table, with a canted folding top, the guilloche and chevron banded frieze with stamped decoration, having a later central drawer, above three arches and ring turned legs to a conforming base with an undertier, the back with a single gate, 32½in (82.5cm) high, 38¼in (97cm) wide, 18in (45.5cm) deep. £3,000-4,000 See ‘Oak Furniture - The British Tradition’ by Victor Chinnery page 454, fig. 4:78 for a similar table.

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37. An oak joined stool, 20in (50.8cm) high, 16in (40.5cm) wide, 9¼in (23.5cm) deep. £300-500

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38. An oak refectory table, with a removable cleated end three board top, above a carved frieze having a chevron parquetry border and turned legs, 17th century and later, 32¾in (83cm) high, 82¼in (208.5cm) wide, 30¾in (78cm) deep £800-1,200

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39. A mid 18th century oak dresser, the raised plate rack with a pair of cupboard doors marquetry inlaid swags, husks and urns with a triad of initials ‘EEG’ and the date ‘1793’ probably as a wedding gift, each enclosing a drawer, the base with a pair of fielded panel doors flanking three dummy drawers, with replaced metalwork, 80¾in (204.8cm) high, 73in (185.5cm) wide, 21½in (54.5cm) deep. £1,500-2,500

40. A set of four similar 19th century yew low back Windsor armchairs, each with a pierced splat back to an elm seat and a crinoline stretcher, one by ‘Wheatland, Rockley’ and one by ‘Whitworth, Gamstone’. (4) £800-1,200

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41. A pair of 19th century ash country chairs, and a similar example. (3) £100-200

42. A 19th century yew low back Windsor armchair, with a pierced splat and an elm seat, another yew low back Windsor armchair with a vase splat, and two other stick back Windsor armchairs. (4) £300-500


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43. A George II pollarded oak and oak lowboy, with a rectangular moulded edge top above an arrangement of four drawers with brass plate handles, above a shaped apron on cabriole legs, 29in (73.5cm) high, 36in (91.5cm) wide, 19½in (49.5cm) deep. £800-1,000

44. A 19th century yew high back Windsor armchair, with a pierced splat back, an elm seat and a crinoline stretcher. £300-400

45. A 19th century yew low back Windsor armchair, with a pierced splat back, to an elm seat and a crinoline stretcher. £300-400

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46. A pair of early 19th century oak side chairs, each with a later drop-in seat. (2) £50-100

47. A 19th century beech, ash and elm child’s Windsor armchair. £50-100 Sold on behalf of the executors of The Hon. Mary Anna Marten dec’d, of Crichel House, Dorset.

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48. An oak cupboard on stand, with a later cornice above a pair of fielded oak panel doors revealing pegs and a later brass hanging rail, the base with an arrangement of five drawers, with later brasswork, early 18th century and later, 66¼in (168cm) high, 61in (155cm) wide, 23¼in (59cm) deep. £750-1,000

49. A late George III oak dresser, the open shelves with later brass hooks, above three frieze drawers with later brass handles above carved fan brackets, on turned supports to a pot board base, 86½in (219.6cm) high, 83¾in (213cm) wide, 17½in (45.5cm) deep. £1,000-1,500

50. A George II oak press cupboard, with a detachable cornice, above a pair of fielded panel doors enclosing two later shelves with pegs, above five drawers, with later brasswork, 76¾in (195cm) high, 58¾in (148.9cm) wide, 21½in (54.5cm) deep. £400-500

51. A joined oak refectory table, in 17th century style, with a cleated boarded top, above a carved frieze and leaf carved cup and cover stretchered supports, late 19th / early 20th century, 30in (76.3cm) high, 75in (191cm) wide, 34¼in (86.6cm) deep. £500-700

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52. A chestnut and fruitwood cricket table, 26¼in (66.6cm) high, 26¼in (66.6cm) diameter. £600-800

53. An oak side table, with a replaced cleated and boarded top on a late 17th century base, 28in (71cm) high, 33¼in (84.5cm) wide, 25¼ (64cm) deep. £250-300 52

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54. A 19th century French elm dough bin, with a lift-off top, 29¾in (75.7cm) high, 34¼in (86.9cm) wide, 18in (45.8cm) deep. £100-150

55. An oak twin panelled chest, 23½in (59.6cm) high, 34in (86.7cm) wide, 18in (46cm) deep. £100-200 54

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56. A harlequin set of eight ash Lancashire ladderback dining chairs, with rush seats, comprising: a pair of open armchairs and six side chairs, 19th century and later. (8) £500-700

57. An oak gateleg table, with an oval top and an end frieze drawer, 18th century and later, 28¾in (73cm) high, 56½in (143.5cm) open, 45in (114.3cm) deep. £150-200

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58. A George II oak bowfront hanging corner cupboard, the interior with three shelves, 39½in (100cm) high, 28in (70.8cm) wide, 19¼in (48.8cm) deep. £150-250

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59. A 19th century East Anglian elm stool, with a dished seat, 21½in (54.5cm) high, 16½in (41.8cm) wide, 11in (27.5cm) deep. £100-150 58

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60. A burr walnut bureau cabinet, the interior with three shelves enclosed by a pair of bevelled star cut mirrored doors above candles slides, the fall revealing a fitted interior and a well with a sliding cover, above four long graduated drawers, early 18th century and later, 85in (216cm) high, 42¼in (107.4cm) wide, 21¼in (54cm) deep. £800-1,200

61. A George II walnut chest on chest, with oak sides and replaced brass handles, the base inlaid a parquetry sunburst, 75¼in (190.7cm) high, 42½in (107.8cm) wide, 21½in (54.5cm) deep. £800-1,200

62. An early 18th century Anglo-Dutch walnut and marquetry escritoire, with a cushion frieze drawer, the hinged fall inlaid with stained bone and fruitwood urns of flowers and mythical beasts issuing tulips, enclosing an arrangement of drawers and pigeon holes around a central cupboard, above two short and two long drawers fitted later brass handles, 63½in (161.2cm) high, 42½in (108cm) wide, 18½in (46.7cm) deep. £2,000-3,000

63. A walnut and marquetry cabinet on stand, with a frieze drawer above a later glass shelf and a mixing slide, the stand with a frieze drawer, late 17th century and later, 65in (165cm) high, 48in (122cm) wide, 21¼in (54cm) deep. £600-800

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64. A mid 18th century mahogany open armchair, with leaf capped cabriole legs to Braganza front feet. £1,200-1,800

65. A George II walnut open armchair, with a pierced and interlaced splat to a dropin seat on cabriole front legs. £300-400

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66. A walnut open armchair in early 18th century style, with a needlework upholstered back and seat, early 20th century. £100-200

67. A pair of George I walnut side chairs, each with a vase shape splat to a later dropin needlework bell shape seat. (2) £500-800

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68. A pair of 16th century style bronze and iron andirons, each with a semi-naked figure wearing a headdress, a grotesque mask and the date ‘1560’ flanked by the initials ‘ER’, 34in (86.3cm) high, 10½in (26.5cm) wide, 20¾in (51.1cm) deep. (2) £300-500

69. A pair of 19th century steel fire tongs, with claw ends. (2) £100-150

70. A pair of iron fire dogs, 27¾in (70cm) high, 13½in (34.3cm) wide, 14in (35.7cm) deep. (2) £80-120

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71. A white marble fire surround, the frieze carved with Neptune, Nereids and dolphins, the jambs each with a trident entwined with a dolphin, 47in (119.5cm) high, 45½in (115.2cm) wide, 8¾in (22cm) deep. £2,000-3,000

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72. A pair of late 19th century brass andirons, in George II style, 22¼in (56.5cm) high, 9¾in (24.8cm) wide, 17¼in (43.8cm) deep. (2) £100-150

73. A pair of late 19th century brass andirons, in George II style, 20¾in (52.5cm) high, 8in (20.3cm) wide, 17½in (44.4cm) deep. (2) £100-150

74. A pair of 19th century iron fire dogs, with brass ball finials, 18¼in (46.3cm) high, 11in (27.8cm) wide, 22¾in (57.8cm) deep. (2) £50-80

75. A set of three late Victorian brass fire tools, with stylized claw and ball finials. (3) £100-150

76. A 19th century cast iron firegrate, 15in (38cm) high, 25in (63.5cm) wide, 14in (35.5cm) deep. £100-150

77. A late 19th century copper and brass coal bin, embossed with fleur-de-lys, 15½in (39.3cm) high, 15¾in (40cm) wide. £100-150

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78. A late Victorian brass and wirework nursery fender, 27in (68.7cm) high, 33½in (85cm) wide, 12¾in (32.3cm) deep. £100-150

79. A 19th century gilt brass firescreen, with a pleated silk panel, 32¾in (83.3cm) high, 21in (53.5cm) wide. £100-200 Sold on behalf of the executors of The Hon. Mary Anna Marten dec’d, of Crichel House, Dorset.

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80. A Victorian painted cast iron six division stickstand, 22in (56cm) high, 29¼in (74.3cm) wide, 8in (20.2cm) deep. £80-120

81. A 19th century mahogany whip and boot stand, with a brass carrying handle, 40½in (103cm) high, 41¾in (106cm) wide, 15¼in (38.6cm) deep. £300-500

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82. A pair of Victorian copper and glass hall lanterns, each stamped ‘F & S, 36’, 16¼in (41cm) high, 7¾in (19.6cm) wide. (2) £400-500

83. A pair of polished iron and frosted glass torch wall lights, 24¼in (61.5cm) high. (2) £150-200

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84. A pair of carved and giltwood wall lights, each modelled with a figure of Victory holding a torch, 24½in (62.3cm) high, 9¼in (23.3cm) wide. (2) £300-400

85. An Ottoman style gilt brass and stained glass lantern, 15in (38.2cm) high, 7¼in (18cm) wide. £100-200

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86. A set of four late 19th century French twin light wall appliques, in Louis XVI style, the backplates each with a figure of Pan playing pipes, 16¼in (41cm) high, 10¾in (27cm) wide. (4) £400-600

86 87 87. A set of three French gilt brass twin branch wall lights, in Louis XVI style, 15½in (39.3cm) high, 10½in (26.5cm) wide. (3) £150-250

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88. An Edwardian gilt bronze and cut glass eight light wall applique, the moulded drip-pans with a Greek key band above lappet scroll branches,15in (37.8cm) high, 17in (43cm) wide. £200-300

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90. A pair of late Victorian gilt metal Gothic pole lanterns, each with a single candleholder, on beech and simulated poles, with brackets, 62in (157.5cm) high. (2) £400-600 Provenance: The Nolte Collection, Woolley & Wallis, 25th September 2077, lot 24.

91. A brass standing lantern, on an adjustable stem, 71in (180cm) high, 12in (30.5cm) wide. £80-120

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92. A set of four bronze three light wall appliques in 18th century style, each with a leaf wrapped ribbon tied backplate and with cockerel head masks, modern, 40in (101.4cm) high, 19½in (49.7cm) wide. (4) £800-1,200

93. A set of four tôle peinte lanterns, two with applied plaques inscribed ‘KAJEE MOHAMED YASIN, HYDERABAD (DECCAN) LAMP HOUSE’, 1st half 20th century, 22in (55.9cm) high, 10in (25cm) wide. (4) £1,000-1,500

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94. A pair of Chinese heaxagonal pewter and brass mounted vases, converted to lamps, with adjustable stems, with shades, the vases: 16¼in (41cm) high. (4) £150-250

95. A pair of Italian marble and gilt brass obelisk table lamps, in Regency style, modern, fitted for electricity, 26½in (66.8cm) high. (2) £200-300

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96. A tôle peinte tea canister table lamp, emblazoned the Royal Coat of Arms, with shade, 29½in (75cm) high. £40-60

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98. A pair of Victorian brass door stops, each modelled with a dolphin entwined around a trident, 16¼in (41.2cm) high, 6¾in (16.6cm) wide. (2) £300-400 99. Two similar Victorian brass door stops, each with a tied rope handle, one stamped ‘4054’, 17in (43.2cm) high. (2) £150-250 100. A Victorian bronze pineapple door stop, 13¾in (34.8cm) high.

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101. A Victorian brass and cast iron paw door stop, 19¼in (48.7cm) high.

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102. A 19th century gilt bronze dolphin door stop, on a walnut stepped base, 12in 30cm) high. £50-80 103. A bronze table lamp by Robert Kime, 18¾in (47.5cm) high.

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104. A French champlevé enamel and pietra dura chamberstick, late 19th century, 2.5in (6.3cm) h, 8.5in (21.5cm) w. £80-120 105. An American gilt metal lamp, with a ring handle and an applied trade label, pierced and decorated with owls, late 19th / early 20th century, 12½in (31.8cm) high, 7¼in (18.3cm) wide. £80-120

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106. A pair of large Victorian Cornish serpentine candlesticks, with turned urn holders and faceted stems, 16in (40.3cm) high, 6¼in (15.8cm) diameter. (2) £300-500 107. A pair of George III paktong candlesticks, 10½in (26.6cm) high. (2)

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108. A pair of early 19th century brass and bronze candlesticks, each with a detachable foliate nozzle and decorated with bands of stiff leaves and palmettes, 8¾in (21.9cm) high. (2) £200-300

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109. A near pair of early 19th century brass and bronze candlesticks, each with a detachable foliate nozzle and decorated with bands of stiff leaves and palmettes, the underside of one inscribed indistinctly ‘Soutter’, 5¼in (13.3cm) high. (2) £200-300 110. A pair of 19th century French bronze and gilt bronze candlesticks, 11¼in (28.3cm) high. (2) £200-300 111. A pair of bronze candlesticks in the form of griffins, each with a pierced holder, Italian or French, 19th century, 5.75in (14.6cm) h, 5.5in (13.7cm) w. (2) £80-120 112. Two 19th century French gilt metal lights in the form of Gothic buildings, with stained glass panels, 10¼in (25.7cm) high, max. (2) £150-200 113. A 19th century gilt bronze naturalistic twin branch candelabrum, 7in (17.3cm) high, 7¾in (19.6cm) wide, a pair of brass candlesticks, with ejectors, 7¼in (18.4cm) high and a pair of modern Chinese crackle glaze table lamps, 16in (40.8cm) high. (5) £100-150 110

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114. A George II mahogany bowfront hanging corner cupboard, the painted interior with three shelves, 36½in (92.5cm) high, 24¾in (62.5cm) wide, 17in (43.3cm) deep. £100-200 115. A George III mahogany wig / basin stand, with two drawers, 31¾in (80.3cm) high, 19in (48cm) wide. £200-300 115

116. A walnut side table in early 18th century style, the leaf and husk carved frieze above lion headed cabriole legs, issuing garlands of leaves and flowers with a central cornucopia, on claw and ball feet, 33in (83.9cm) high, 33¾in (85.7cm) wide, 17in (43cm) deep. £800-1,200 117. A walnut games table in George II style, the shaped top inset leather and with dished corners, early 20th century, 30¼in (76.8cm) high, 29½in (75cm) square. £300-500 118. A mahogany demi-lune card table, the hinged top revealing a baize lined surface with counter wells, above a well with a pen tray and two compartments for inkwells, mid 18th century and later, 28¾in (72.7cm) high, 29¾in (75.5cm) wide, 14½in (37cm) deep. £300-500 119. A walnut chest, cross and feather banded, with a quarter veneered top above reeded canted angles, 18th century and later, 34in (86.3cm) high, 42in (106.6cm) wide, 23in (58.3cm) deep. £600-800

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120. A George III mahogany ‘tray top’ bedside commode, with a frieze drawer above a pair of cupboard doors, with a pull-out base, 32¼in (82cm) high, 19½in (49.5cm) wide, 17in (42.8cm) deep. £200-300 121. A George II mahogany concertina action card table, the baize lined interior with counter wells and corner candle stands, on lappet carved cabriole legs and pad feet, 29¾in (75.1cm) high, 36in (91.2cm) wide, 17¾in (45cm) deep. £1,000-1,500 122. A mahogany tripod table, with a dished circular top, 24¼in (61.6cm) high, 18½in (47cm) diameter. £150-250 123. A George III mahogany ‘tray top’ bedside commode, pierced handgrips above a cupboard and a pull-out base on roller castors, 31½in (80cm) high, 22in (56cm) wide, 19¼in (48.7cm) deep. £250-350

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124. A George III mahogany dressing table, the serpentine hinged top above a divided interior, 28in (71cm) high, 29in (73.2cm) wide, 17¾in (45cm) deep. £100-150 125. A George III padouk tea table, the frieze drawer with later brasswork, 29in (73.6cm) high, 30½in (77.5cm) wide, 15¾in (40cm) deep. £100-200

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126 127 126. A George III mahogany and brass bound hexagonal wine cooler, on stand, with a later paper lined divided interior, on brass roller castors, 29½in (75cm) high, 19in (48.2cm) wide. £800-1,200 127. A late George II mahogany chest on chest, with two short and six long graduated drawers fitted brass plate handles and escutcheons, with a brushing slide flanked by Corinthian capital fluted angles, 73¼in (186cm) high, 44¾in (113.5cm) wide, 22½in (57.2cm) deep. £1,000-1,500 128. A mahogany bedside cupboard, with boxwood stringing, 32in (81.3cm) high, 20in (50.8cm) wide and deep. £100-150 128

129. A George II mahogany kneehole desk, the frieze drawer with a hinged front and fitted with pigeon holes and three drawers with replaced handles, 32in (81.3cm) high, 33¼in (84.5cm) wide, 20½in (52cm) deep. £200-300 This lot is to be sold without reserve. 130. A George III oak and mahogany banded chest, of two short and three long drawers, with later brass handles, 33½in (84.8cm) high, 37in (93.6cm) wide, 19in (48.4cm) deep. £600-800 130A. A George III mahogany tripod table, the circular tilt-top on a vase turned stem, 27½in (70cm) high, 34¼in (87cm) diameter. £150-200

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131. A George III mahogany bowfront chest, of four graduated drawers, with replaced brass handles, 34in (86.7cm) high, 35½in (19.4cm) wide, 25¾in (65.2cm) deep. £500-800 132. A late George III mahogany serpentine commode, the moulded edge top above four long graduated drawers fitted later brass handles, 38in (96.6cm) high, 43in (108.8cm) wide, 22¾in (57.8cm) deep. £800-1,200 133. A Victorian mahogany silver table, in George III style, the top detached, 29in (73.7cm) high, 34½in (87.7cm) wide, 24¼in (61.5cm) deep. £80-120 133 134. A George III mahogany ‘D’ shape card table, 29in (73.6cm) high, 39in (99cm) wide, 19¼in (49cm) deep. £100-200 Sold on behalf of the executors of The Hon. Mary Anna Marten dec’d, of Crichel House, Dorset. 135. A late George III mahogany card table, with kingwood banding and inlaid stringing, on twin gate supports, 29in (73.6cm) high, 36in (91.4cm) wide, 17¾in (45cm) deep. £150-200

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136. An early 19th century mahogany linen press, with a pair of panelled doors enclosing three slides, 79¾in (202.3cm) high, 48¼in (122.3cm) wide, 22¾in (57.7cm) deep. £300-500 Provenance: Wood Norton Hall, Norfolk.

137. A George III faded mahogany chest on chest, with two short and six long graduated drawers fitted later brass handles, 70in (177.6cm) high, 40¾in (103.5cm) wide, 22½in (57cm) deep. £300-500

138. A mahogany breakfast table, the crossbanded tilt-top inlaid stringing, on a turned stem and stiff leaf carved ribbed legs to brass paw caps and castors, George III, top and base possibly associated, 28¼in (71.4cm) high, 52½in (133cm) wide, 37¼in (94.7cm) deep. £200-300

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138 139. A George III mahogany dining table, comprising: a pair of demi-lune ends and a single leaf, 28½in (72cm) high, 66½in (169cm) wide, 47¼in (120.2cm) deep. £200-300 140. A George III mahogany tripod table, with a one piece circular tilt-top, 27¾in (70.5cm) high, 40¼in (102cm) diameter. £100-200 This lot is to be sold without reserve. 141 141. A late George III mahogany Pembroke table, 28in (71cm) high, 31½in (80cm) wide, 19½in (49.2cm) deep. £150-200

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142. A 19th century mahogany breakfront library bookcase, the base with a pair of cupboard doors enclosing three adjustable slides, with replaced brass handles, 89½in (227.5cm) high, 85in (216cm) wide, 25in (63.5cm) deep. £2,000-3,000

143. A George III mahogany dumb waiter, with two dished tiers, on pointed pad feet and brass castors, reduced ,28¾in (72.5cm) high, 23¾in (60cm) wide. £300-400

144. A mahogany ‘Chippendale’ style stool by Howard & Sons, with carved and applied decoration, the underside stamped ‘HOWARD & SONS LTD. BERNERS ST. 19143 1465’ 17½in (44.5cm) high, 24in (61cm) wide, 15¼in (38.6cm) deep. £800-1,000

145. A carved mahogany tripod table, the octagonal tilt-top with a beaded, gadroon and leaf carved edge, above a stop fluted stem, on leaf and flower carved cabriole legs, 19th century and later possibly Colonial, 27½in (69.4cm) high, 17½in (44.5cm) wide. £200-300

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146. An early 19th century mahogany bureau cabinet, with a fitted interior and replaced brass handles, 65¾in (167cm) high, 36½in (92.7cm) wide, 21½in (54.6cm) deep. £200-300

147. A mahogany breakfast table, early 19th century and later, 28¼in (71.8cm) high, 44in (111.7cm) wide, 53¾in (136.2cm) deep. £300-400

148. A George III mahogany chest on chest, with two short and six long graduated drawers and a brushing slide, with later handles, 70¾in (179.5cm) high, 43½in (110,3cm) wide, 20¾in (52.7cm) deep. £400-600

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149. A George III mahogany bureau, the hinged fall enclosing pigeon holes, drawers and secret pilaster compartments flanking a cupboard, with later marquetry and banding, with later brass handles, 42in (107cm) high, 50in (126.7cm) wide, 22¼in (56.3cm) deep. £300-500

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150. A mahogany and marquetry kneehole desk, inlaid stringing, 32in (81cm) high, 31in (78.8cm) wide, 18¾in (47.5cm) deep. £300-400

151. A late George III mahogany chest, with replaced handles, 32½in (82.5cm) high, 37in (94cm) wide, 21in (53.5cm) deep. £600-800


152. A late 18th century cream painted and parcel gilt serpentine side table, with a black marble top, 34¼in (87cm) high, 39½in (100.4cm) wide, 19in (48.3cm) deep. £4,000-6,000

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153. A satinwood lady’s cylinder writing desk, inlaid ebonised stringing with tulipwood banding, the tambour revealing drawers and pigeon holes around a cupboard and with a pullout leather lined writing surface, above two drawers and a cupboard below, 35¼in (89.6cm) high, 19in (48.3cm) wide, 16¼in (40.9cm) deep. £4,000-6,000

154. A George III satinwood small cylinder desk, with kingwood banding and stringing, the tambour fall revealing pigeon holes and drawers, the pull-out slide with a replaced green leather above a frieze drawer fitted later oval brass plate ring handles, 39½in (100.3cm) high, 27½in (77cm) wide, 20½in (71cm) deep. £800-1,200 Provenance: Purchased from Trevor, Mount Street, London April 1970.

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155. A George III mahogany bowfront sideboard, inlaid stringing, with a central frieze drawer flanked by two deep drawers with later handles, 36in (91.3cm) high, 47¾in (121.4cm) wide, 23in (58.5cm) deep. £200-400

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156. An early George III mahogany and giltwood fret-frame wall mirror, with a replaced bevelled plate, 45¾ x (115.7 x 58.9cm). £300-400

157. A late Victorian walnut and parcel gilt wall mirror, in George II style, 58 x 28in (147.3 x 71cm). £500-700

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158. An early 19th century mahogany cheval mirror, with a rectangular bevelled plate, originally with candle sconces, 57½in (145.7cm) high, 25½in (64.9cm) wide, 21¾in (55cm) deep. £250-350

159. A George III mahogany fret-frame wall mirror, with a replaced plate but sold with the original, 29½ x 17½in (72.4 x 44.4cm). £100-200

160. An early 19th century mahogany bowfront dressing table mirror, 20½in (52cm) high, 19¾in (50cm) wide, 9in (22.5cm) deep. £100-150

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161. An early 19th century mahogany dressing table mirror, with boxwood edging, the oval plate above a bowfront base, 20¾in (52.4cm) high, 15in (38cm) wide, 7¼in (18.5cm) deep. £100-150

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162. An Edwardian giltwood and gesso wall mirror, after a design by Thomas Chippendale, 60 x 36½in (152.5 x 93cm).

163. A 19th century giltwood and gesso wall mirror, later painted and a replaced bevelled plate, 35¼ x 23½in (89.5 x 59.6cm). £200-300

164. A mid 19th century giltwood and gesso overmantel mirror, in Egyptian revival style, 25 x 35in (63.5 x 89cm). £200-300

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165. A 19th century giltwood and gesso wall mirror, with a replaced plate, 37¼ x 22in (94.5 x 56cm) and a carved giltwood and gesso naturalistic framed mirror, 40 x 28in (101.5 x 71cm). (2) £150-200 This lot is to be sold without reserve.

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166 166. A Victorian giltwood overmantel mirror, the frieze decorated with classical figures and with lions drawing a chariot, with Corinthian columns, re-gilt, 34¾ x 55¾in (88 x 141cm). £300-400 167. A 19th century giltwood and gesso trumeau, painted a rural scene with a female mandolin player and a child with a spaniel, reduced, 77 x 37½in (195.6 x 70cm). £300-500 168. A 19th century French giltwood trumeau, painted a hunting scene above a rectangular plate, 58 x 29½in (147.7 x 75cm). £400-500

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169. Two similar 19th century French giltwood and gesso oval wall mirrors, with later plates, 28¾ x 22½in (73 x 57cm). (2) £300-500

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170. A late 19th century ebonised and cream painted wall mirror, 27¼ x 21½in (69.2 x 54.6cm). £50-80 171. A William IV giltwood overmantel mirror, with a baton and leaf decorated frame, 24½ x 49¾in (62.2 x 126cm). £250-350 172. A Victorian giltwood and gesso overmantel mirror, 36 x 48in (91.5 x 122cm). £150-200

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173. A 19th century embossed, gilt and painted leather six fold screen, 88in (233.3cm) high, 22½in (57cm) wide each panel. £2,000-3,000 Provenance: The Ledard family, Yorkshire.

174. A pair of carved and gilt Venetian style Blackamoor torchères, 36in (91.6cm) high, 18in (45.5cm) wide. (2) £500-600

175. Two similar Italian carved walnut Renaissance revival ‘X’ frame armchairs, carved with grotesque masks, with embossed leather backs and seats, late 19th century. (2) £200-300

176. An Italian walnut parquetry and marquetry occasional table, the top inlaid Saint George and the dragon, reduced in height, 19¼in (48.8cm) high, 23¾in (60.4cm) wide, 23¾in (60cm) deep. £100-200

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177. A late 18th century Dutch mahogany linen press, with carved and applied mouldings, the interior with a later hanging rail, the base with a curved front top drawer, above two further drawers with oval brass plate handles, 98½in (250cm) high, 75in (190.5cm) wide, 25½in (65cm) deep. £1,500-2,000

178. A 19th century Dutch mahogany and marquetry bedside table, with a tambour shutter and a drawer, 28¼in (71.8cm) high, 21in (53.3cm) wide, 12¾in (32.5cm) deep. £200-300

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179. A late 18th century Dutch painted hanging corner cupboard, decorated Solomon and the Queen of Sheba, 36¼in (92.2cm) high, 23¼in (59cm) wide, 16in (40.5cm) deep. £300-400

180. An 18th century Dutch mahogany linen press, with carved and applied mouldings and gilt brass and later later brass mounts, with a central shelf of three short drawers, flanked by stop fluted pilasters, the base with three long drawers, the central having a curved front, 97½in (247.5cm) high, 70in (178cm) wide, 25in (63.5cm) wide. £3,000-5,000

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181. A 19th century Dutch mahogany teestof, with a brass handle and liner, 22¾in (57.5cm) high, 14¾in (37.5cm) diameter. £200-300

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182. An early 19th century South German specimen wood secretaire chest, chevron veneered with exotic timbers, the top drawer parquetry inlaid and fitted with pigeon holes and drawers around a cupboard and with a later gilt tooled leather writing surface, with later brasswork, 41½in (105.5cm) wide, 45½in (115.5cm) wide, 23½in (59.5cm) deep. £4,000-5,000

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λ 183. A 19th century continental mahogany secrétaire à abattant, flame veneered, with a cushion frieze drawer above a gilt tooled leather lined fall enclosing an arrangement of rosewood veneered drawers and a cupboard, above two long drawers all with mother of pearl escutcheons flanked by Corinthian columns, possibly Danish or German, 61½in (156cm) high, 44in (111.6cm) wide, 24in (60.7cm) deep. £800-1,200

185. An 18th century Swiss pine gateleg table, with an end frieze drawer and rustic end stretchers, 29in (73.6cm) high, 62½in (158.8cm) open, 41¾in (106cm) wide. £200-300

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184. A late 18th century North European padouk and mahogany triangular card table, with shaped edges, the later baize lined surface to a pull-out back leg with an integral wooden castor, with two candle slides, 30in (76cm) high, 40½in (103cm) wide, 20¼in (51.3cm) deep. £400-500

λ 186. A 19th century continental rosewood duet stool, with an upholstered hinged box seat, 19¾in (50cm) high, 37¾in (95.6cm) wide, 14in (35.7cm) deep. £500-700

187. A set of four early 20th century Austrian beechwood side chairs by Thonet, each with a paper label to the seat rail. (4) £80-120

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188. A 19th century French fruitwood pot cupboard, with a marble top, 28¼in (71.7cm) high, 15½in (39.2cm) wide, 12¼in (31cm) deep. £100-150 189. A late 18th century French cherrywood farmhouse table, having an end frieze and a frieze drawer with brass plate handles, 29¾in (75.5cm) high, 83¼in (211.5cm) long, 27½in (70cm) wide. £300-400 190. A late 19th century French walnut pot cupboard, with an inset marble top, 31¼in (79.4cm) high, 17in (43.3cm) wide, 14½in (37cm) deep. £100-150 191. A 19th century French cherrywood armoire, the interior with a shelf and a later hanging rail, 88in (223.5cm) high, 61½in (156cm) wide, 27in (68.5cm) deep. £100-200 This lot is to be sold without reserve. 192. A 19th century continental ash secrétaire à abattant, with a marble top, the interior with a recess above drawers, 56¾in (144cm) high, 35in (89cm) wide, 17in (43.2cm) deep. £400-500 190

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193 193. A Louis Phillipe walnut commode, with a grey marble top, 39¾in (101cm) high, 47¼in (120cm) wide, 20in (51cm) deep. £300-400 195

194. A late 18th century European cherrywood vide-poche, the galleried top with brass mouldings above a frieze drawer, 26in (66cm) high, 21½in (54.5cm) wide, 12¼in (31cm) deep. £150-250

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195. An early 19th century French provincial cherrywood occasional table, with a galleried top and two frieze drawers, 29in (73.7cm) high, 18¾in (47.6cm) wide, 14½in (37cm) deep. £150-200 196. A 19th century French provincial painted wood wine tasting table, with a circular tilt-top table, 28½in (72.4cm) high, 37¼in (94.6cm) diameter. £100-150 197. An early 19th century North European oak cupboard, carved with initials ‘MRS’ and the date ‘1800’, 39¾in (100.7cm) high, 25¼in (64cm) wide, 10¾in (27.5cm) deep. £100-150 198. A 19th century French cherrywood armchair, with a rush seat, together with a Biedermeier ash side chair and another side chair. (3) £80-120

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199. Two 19th century French ash faux bamboo folding campaign chairs, the seat rail stamped ‘BREVETES SGDG, CL’. (2) £80-120

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201 200. A French carved walnut window seat, with a cane seat and sides, 27½in (69.8cm) high, 27½in (69.8cm) wide, 15¼in (38.8cm) deep. £250-350 201. A 19th century mahogany console table, with a breche marble top, with a panelled frieze and carved scroll supports to a serpentine plinth base, 37in (94cm) high, 47in (119.4cm) wide, 16½in (42cm) deep. £1,500-2,000 202. A 19th century French giltwood child’s open armchair in Louis XVI style. £100-150 Sold on behalf of the executors of The Hon. Mary Anna Marten dec’d, of Crichel House, Dorset. 203. A pair of late 19th century French giltwood side chairs in Louis XVI style. (2) £100-150 204. An early 19th century Dutch kingwood demi-lune side table, with purpleheart and sycamore crossbanding, having two hinged frieze drawers fitted brass handles inset enamel plaques of ladies wearing elaborate hats, on brass bun feet, 33¾in (86cm) high, 35in (89cm) wide, 18in (45.6cm) deep. £200-300

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205. A Charles X burr maple centre table, the circular top inset an Italian scagliola panel depicting a Flemish tavern scene in the manner of Teniers, with an oak leaf and acorn border, 28½in (72.5cm) high, 38¾in (98.5cm) diameter. £1,000-1,500 See Anna Maria Massinelli, Scagliola, L’arte della Pietra di Luna, p.p. 70-74 for comparable circular plaques with similar oak leaf borders, made in Tuscany during the first half of the 19th century.

206. A late 19th century ebonised guéridon, with a yellow marble inset top, 36in (91.5cm) high, 23in (58.3cm) diameter. £80-120

207. A pair of French beechwood fauteuil in Louis XV style, later upholstered, 19th century. (2) £150-200

208. A 19th century giltwood open armchair, with a cartouche shape back, on moulded arms and fluted legs. £500-600

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211 209. A 19th century French carved walnut and parcel gilt duet stool, with a later upholstered seat, 20½in (52cm) high, 37¾in (96cm) wide, 17in (43cm) deep. £300-500 210. A 19th century French carved walnut and parcel gilt stool, with a tapestry upholstered seat, 16in (41.1cm) high, 28in (71cm) wide. £100-200 211. A late 19th century French mahogany semainier, with gilt brass mounts and replaced lion’s mask ring handles, 56in (142cm) high, 34in (86cm) wide, 16¾in (42.7cm) deep. £200-300 212. A late 19th century turned mahogany hanging coat rack, 26½in (67cm) wide and a painted wicker baguette basket, 26in (66cm) high. (2) £50-100 213. A 19th century French satinwood card table, with stringing and banding, the reverse with pull-out drawer supports, 29¾in (75.5cm) high, 34in (86.3cm) wide, 16¾in (42.5) deep. £50-100 214. A late 19th century French carved walnut side table, with a frieze drawer, 30in (76cm) high, 39in (99cm) wide, 23¾in (60.5cm) deep. £200-300

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215. After the antique. A large plaster bust of Niobe, early 20th century, 33in (86cm) high, 22¼in (56.4cm) wide. £500-600

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216. A French terracotta figure of a Bacchante in the manner of Clodion, unsigned, mounted on a green marble socle, 19th century, 11in (28cm) high. £2,000-3,000

217. After the antique. An Italian green serpentine model of the dog of Alcibiades, 5¼in (13cm) high, 4½in (11.5cm) wide. £80-120

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218. A French terracotta Bacchanalian group in the manner of Marin, of a Bachante, faun and a ram, the base indistinctly signed and dated ‘1784’, 14in (35.5cm) high. £100-150

219. After Giambologna. Mercury, bronze with a square slate base, 19th century, 34½in (87.6cm) high. £300-400

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220. A pair of 19th century bronze models of recumbent mastiffs, later mounted on giltwood bases, 6½in (16.1cm) high, 14¾in (37.4cm) wide, 8½in (21.2cm) deep. (2) £1,000-1,500 Sold on behalf of the executors of The Hon. Mary Anna Marten dec’d, of Crichel House, Dorset.

221. An early 20th century Austrian bronze mounted blotter, modelled with a recumbent hound after Friedrich Gornick, marked ‘AR’ for A. Rubinstein, Vienna, 6¾in (17cm) long. £300-400

222. A painted metal pepperette in the form of a spaniel, with a pierced screw-off head, 4in (10cm) long. £80-120

223. An Austrian cold painted bronze model of a wolf, stamped ‘GESCHUTZT’, early 20th century, 5½in (13.8cm) long. £100-150

224. An Austrian bronze model of a puppy, stamped ‘GESCHUTZT’, early 20th century, 2¾in (7cm) high. £100-150

225. A 19th century bronze model of a spaniel, mounted on a wooden plinth, 6¾in (17.3cm) long. £150-200

226. A late 19th century gilt bronze model of a recumbent great dane, 7¼in (18.3cm) long. £200-300

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229 227. A late 19th century bronze of a whippet and a spaniel playing with a top hat, in the manner of Arthur Waagen, the underside stamped ‘LEBL’, for Le Blanc Freres, 8in (20.3cm) long. £300-400 228. A lacquered bronze model of a bulldog, late 19th / early 20th century, 8½in (21.6cm) long. £250-350 229. A 19th century plated brass vesta holder / striker, modelled with a performing fox dressed in a waistcoat, 4¾in (11.8cm) high. £100-150 230. A 19th century bronze go-to bed, modelled with a begging dog, 4½in (11.3cm) high. £150-200 231. After Antoine-Louis Barye (1796-1875). Tortoise, bronze, signed to the underside ‘BARYE’, 4in (10cm) long. £100-150 230 232. A bronze model of a hare, 15¾in (40cm) high, 16in (40.3cm) long.

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233. A late 19th century bronze model of an elephant, with bone tusks, 8in (20.2cm) long. £300-400 234. A late 19th century French gilt bronze paperweight modelled as a dead game bird, signed ‘ARVIS’, 6¾in (17cm) long. £150-200 231

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235. After Pierre Jules Mêne (1810-1879). Djinn Etalon Barbe, bronze, the naturalistic base signed ‘P. J. MENE 1846’, titled and stamped ‘FBL’ for Fonderie de Bronze Lauragaise, 11¼ (28.4cm) high, 15in (38cm) wide, 5½in (13.8cm) deep. £400-600

236. After Pierre Jules Mêne (1810-1879). Vainqueur du Derby, bronze with cold painted highlights, the base signed ‘P.J. MENE 1863’ and stamped ‘FBL’ for Fonderie de Bronze Lauragaise, 15½in (39.1cm) high, 16½in (41.7cm) wide, 5in (12.5cm) deep. £400-600

237. After Ferdinand Pautrot (1832-1874). A game bird, bronze, signed ‘F. PAUTROT’, late 19th century, 9½in (23.8cm) high, 4¾in (12cm) wide.4 £250-350

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238. A bronze model of a lizard, 6¼in (15.8cm) long. £100-150

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239. A cold painted bronze model of a hare, 4in (10cm) high. £100-150

240. After Alfred Barye (1839-1882). A greyhound with a bee, titled ‘FOY’, signed ‘A. BARYE JR’, 11in (27.8cm) high, 12in (30.5cm) wide, 5½in (13.9cm) deep. £300-400 239

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241. After Antoine-Louis Barye (17961875). A panther seizing a stag, bronze with green patination, signed ‘BARYE’ and ‘Susse Fes Edts’, 12¾in (32.3cm) high, 20in (50.4cm) wide, 9¾in (24.8cm) deep. £2,000-3,000

242. A late 19th century Swiss ‘Black Forest’ carved walnut group of two oxen by Huggler Freres, the naturalistic base stamped ‘HUGGLER FRERES’, the underside with an indistinct ink signature, 8in (20.3cm) high, 12¾in (32cm) wide, 8¼in (20.8cm) deep. £1,000-1,500

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243. A Swiss carved walnut model of a bull in the manner of Huggler, late 19th / early 20th century, 4¾in (11.7cm) high, 6in (15.3cm) wide. £100-150

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244. A carved and painted wood model of a sandpiper, in the manner of Guy Taplin, on a metal and wood stand, 9in (22.7cm) high, 11½in (29cm) wide. £100-150

245. A Swiss ‘Black Forest’ carved wood and polychrome decorated model of a seated bear, with glass eyes, late 19th / early 20th century, 16½in (41.5cm) high, 9in (22.8cm) wide. £600-800 244

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λ 246. A George IV rosewood and brass marquetry centre table, with a tilt-top, 28in (71cm) high, 49in (124.5cm) diameter.

247. A set of four William IV mahogany dining chairs, in the manner of Gillows, each with a drop-in seat. (4) £300-500 248. A set of eight Regency simulated rosewood and brass marquetry dining chairs, each with a cane seat and on sabre legs, the underside of the front rail stamped ‘MMM’, with squab cushions. (8) £800-1,200

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λ 249. A pair of William IV rosewood side chairs, with lappet carved decoration, an early 19th century and later ebonised open armchair with a cane seat, and a 19th century painted beechwood side chair with a rush seat. (4) £150-250


λ 250. A late Regency rosewood work table, the top with palmwood banding and brass stringing, the relined interior with four compartments, the exterior with gilt brass mounts and a replaced cleated body, 32½in (82.5cm) high, 16.75in (42.3cm) wide, 13in (33cm) deep. £400-500 Sold on behalf of the executors of The Hon. Mary Anna Marten dec’d, of Crichel House, Dorset.

252. A George IV mahogany bergère, with carved paw and lappet scroll arms to a pull-out foot rest on reeded front legs, originally on castors. £1,500-2,500

253. An early 19th century painted washstand, 33¾in (85.6cm) high, 33in (83.8cm) wide, 19in (48.2cm) deep. £100-150

251. A William IV mahogany secretaire bookcase, by T Wilson, London, the drawer with satinwood veneered drawers and pigeon holes, the front stamped ‘T WILSON 68 GREAT QUEEN STREET LONDON’, 89in (226cm) high, 48in (122cm) wide, 23in (58.5cm) deep. £800-1,200

254. A Regency painted chaise longue, with scroll ends on swept legs to brass anthemion caps and castors, 31½in (80cm) high, 81in (206cm) wide, 28¼in (71.5cm) deep. £800-1,200

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256 255. An ebonised and parcel gilt painted tripod table, with an octagonal top painted two children in a country landscape, 21in (53.3cm) high, 13in (33cm) wide. £300-400 λ 256. A George IV rosewood breakfront chiffonier, having a central frieze drawer above adjustable shelves and a pair of rectangular panel hinged doors, on carved leaf and moulded pilasters and paw feet, the plinth base with applied rondels, 47½in (120.6cm) high, 60¼in (153cm) wide, 18in (45.7cm) deep. £2,000-3,000 257. An early 19th century mahogany tripod table, with a rectangular fixed top on reeded hooped legs, 29½in (75cm) high, 24in (61cm) weed, 18½in (47cm) deep. £100-200 λ 258. A Regency satinwood and rosewood banded card table, the hinged top on twin gate supports, inlaid ebonised stringing and stylized fleur-de-lys, on brass caps and castors, 29in (73.7cm) high, 35¾in (90.8cm) wide, 17½in (44.1cm) deep. £200-300

257

λ 259. A matched pair of lamp stands, one 19th century with a rosewood top and simulated base, the other a later copy, 30in (76.2cm) high, 50½in (39.4cm) wide, 13¼in (33.6cm) deep. (2) £800-1,200

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λ 260. A Regency rosewood tea table in the manner of William Trotter, the scroll base with applied paterae and leaf cast brass sabot and castors, 28¾in (73.2cm) high, 41¾in (106.2cm) wide, 21in (53cm) deep. £1,500-2,000

λ 261. A late Regency rosewood and brass marquetry sofa table, with two frieze drawers flanking a central tablet, the base with gilt brass paws and paw sabots, 28¼in (71.6cm) high, 60in (152.5cm) wide open, 27¼in (69cm) deep. £2,000-3,000

262. A mahogany chest, of two short and three long drawers, 30½in (77cm) high, 25in (63.4cm) wide, 14¾in (37.5cm) deep. £200-300

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263. An early 19th century simulated rosewood bergère, on ribbed tapering legs. £400-600

264. A pair of George IV mahogany side chairs in the manner of Gillows, each with a curved tablet back supported by reeded ionic capitals, on lappet and ribbed front legs. (2) £600-800

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265. An early 19th century cut-felt collage picture by George Smart, depicting the Goose woman with a view of Eridge Castle in the distance, the reverse with a paper label inscribed ‘G. SMART FRANT, NEAR TUNBRIDGE WELLS, ARTIST IN CLOTH AND VELVET FIGURES, TO HIS ROYAL HIGHNESS THE DUKE OF SUSSEX’, with a further paper label for Dolman & Son, Greenwich, 10¼ x 7in (26 x 17.8cm), in a glazed bird’s eye maple frame. £600-800

266. A treen triple sand glass, the top and base with ceramic rondels decorated the Royal Standard of Scotland, a red lion rampant with blue tongue and claws within a shield, 5½in (14cm) high, 5in (12.7cm) diameter. £100-150

267. A pair of 19th century mahogany treen salts, 3½in (8.5cm) high, 3in (7.5cm) diameter. (2) £20-30

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268. Treen: a Scandinavian fruitwood spoon with engraved foliate decoration, 6¾in (17.2cm) long, a boxwood travelling sifter by Maw, the body stamped, and a nutmeg grater. (3) £80-120 267

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269. A 19th century turned lignum vitae string box, 6in (14.7cm) high, 4¼in (10.7cm) diameter. £100-200

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270. A 19th century treen shoe snuff, modelled as a shoe, with a hinged cover, 4¼in (10.8cm) long and another burr wood shoe snuff. (2) £100-150

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271. Two 19th century French turned boxwood nutcrackers, 4¾in (12cm) long, max. (2) £200-300


λ 272. An ivory scrimshaw ball, decorated with a three masted schooner, signed ‘John R. Kirkman’, the base inset a Victorian silver fourpence, 1¾in (4.4cm) diameter, a carved bone marrow scoop, a bronze Wellington medallion commemorating the Cinque Ports banquet, 1839 and an elecroplated mounted rabbit’s foot. (4) £80-120

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272 273. An Irish Shillelagh, the handle incised a cross, 15½in (39.3cm) long. £100-150

λ 274. A 19th century French tortoiseshell étui, lacking contents, 4in (10cm) high, a tortoiseshell card case, a box, a mirror, a cigarette case, a snuff box, a horn snuff box, two papier-mâché snuff boxes and a painted ivory powder box and cover. (10) £200-300

274 275. A 19th century carved coquilla nut snuff box, decorated with war trophies, flowers, torches and a thistle, 3¾in (9.5cm) wide and a carved coquilla nut scent bottle / pomander, 4in (10cm) high. (2) £100-150

276. A French treen pestle and mortar, 8in (20cm) max. and a pair of French treen galleried footed bowls, 6½in (16.4cm) diameter. (3) £50-100

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277. A 19th century yew wood rolling pin, 14½in (36.8cm) long and a lignum vitae fid, 15¼in (38.6cm) long. (2) £80-120

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278. A 19th century coconut cup and cover, with white metal mounts, with leaf mounts and a cone finial, 9½in (24cm) high, 5¾in (14.5cm) diameter. £200-300

279. A 19th century olivewood oval tray, 27½in (69.3cm) wide, 21in (53.5cm) deep. £30-40

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λ 280. A collection of thirty-eight snuff boxes, to include: Mauchlineware, tortoiseshell, papier-mâché, horn, burr wood examples, mainly 19th century, 4¾in (12cm) wide, max., together with two Mauchlineware pin cushions. (40) £500-800

281. A small collection of 19th century souvenir ware, to include a Tunbridgeware needle case and book, a cylindrical pen and ink box with a paper label ‘A BRIGHTON GIFT’, a Tartanware ‘India Tape Drum’, the base with a paper label, a MacGregor bowl and a McPherson ring box, a Mauchlineware box ‘FASKALLY HOUSE PITLOCHRY’, a pin cushion ‘MORECAMBE FROM THE WEST’ and a box with lattice decoration, to a divided zinc lined interior. (9) £100-150

282. A London rack corkscrew, with an ebony handle and brush, to a bronze open body, winding handle missing, 7½in (19cm) long. £150-200

283. A champagne wire cutter, stamped ‘CHAMPAGNE MERCIER’, 3½in (8.9cm) long, a steel ‘bow’ corkscrew, 3in (7.4cm) closed, an antler handled barrel cork extractor stamped ‘A. PETER’ 6in (15cm) long and a French steel peg and worm corkscrew, 3in (7.5cm) long. (4) £150-200

284. A Thomason type double action corkscrew, with a turned bone handle and brush, the brass barrel applied a crown, 6½in (16.5cm) long. £100-150

285. A 19th century Thomason type corkscrew by James Heeley & Son, with a bone handle and an applied plaque with the Royal Coat of Arms and ‘HEELEY & SONS’, 7¼in (18.3cm) long. £200-300

286. A French direct pull corkscrew, with a cast vine handle, 3in (7.5cm) long. £100-150

287. A French electroplated port decanting cradle, with a ceramic handle, 13¼in (33.5cm) high, 11¾in (29.8cm) wide. £300-400

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288. A Victorian walnut and marquetry mirror back credenza, with a white marble top, 77½in (197cm) high, 60¼in (153cm) wide, 16¾in (42.5cm) deep. £400-600

289. A Victorian mahogany wardrobe, later painted ‘NORTH LONDON’S LARGEST GENTLEMAN’S OUTFITTING STORE, FRED WADE SINCE 1901, 101-104 SEVEN SISTERS RD, OPPOSITE THE CORNER CINEMA, TOTTENHAM, N.17’, 86¾in (220cm) high, 83¼in (211.2cm)

wide, 23½in (59.5cm) deep.

λ 290. A large early Victorian rosewood firescreen, with a floral needlework glazed panel on scroll supports and brass castors, 63¾in (162cm) high, 38in (96.7cm) wide, 23¼in (59cm) deep. £300-400

291. A late Victorian ‘fern ware’ occasional table, on turned walnut supports with ceramic castors, 25in (63.5cm) high, 22½in (57cm) diameter. £150-250

293. A mahogany museum display cabinet, the hexagonal tapering top with lockable glass doors, 69in (175.3cm) high, 46in (117cm) diameter. £300-400

294. A Victorian walnut Sutherland table, the frame stamped ‘4286’, 29¼in (74.2cm) high, 32in (81.3cm) wide, together with a mahogany two tier square occasional table, 37¼in (69.2cm) high, 17in (43cm) square. (2) £100-200

Provenance: Lady Dane.

£500-600

292. A Victorian walnut Davenport, with a gilt brass gallery above a hinged stationery department, the leather lined fall enclosing two drawers, the right side with a cupboard door enclosing four drawers, on castors, 34½in (87.5cm) high, 21in (53.4cm) wide, 22¾in (57.7cm) deep. £450-500

295. A Victorian burr walnut Sutherland table, with an oval top on turned and carved supports, on ceramic castors, 29¼in (74.2cm) high, 36in (91.4cm) wide. £200-300

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296. Howard & Sons. A late Victorian oak wardrobe, with gilt brass rondels, the bevelled mirror door enclosing hooks and a rail to a further cupboard with hooks and two later shelves, the brass lock stamped ‘G.HARLEY & CO. W.HAMPTON’, the back stamped ‘11853’, 78½in (199.5cm) high, 48½in (123cm) wide, 22¼in (56.5cm) deep, together with a matching dressing chest. (2) £100-200

297. An Edwardian mahogany luggage stand, on turned legs, 18½in (47cm) high, 24½in (62cm) wide, 16½in (42.2cm) deep, and a similar ash luggage stand, with stretchered supports. (2) £200-300 296 part

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298. An Arts & Crafts oak luggage stand, the top with applied brass protection mouldings, 15¾in (40cm) high, 24in (61cm) wide, 50½in (39.4cm) deep. £150-250 298 299. A Victorian papier-mâché teapoy, the interior now vacant with a baize lining, with mother of pearl inlay and all over gilt decoration, on brass castors, 31½in (80cm) high, 18in (45.8cm) wide, 14in (35.5cm) deep. £200-300

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300. A Victorian papier-mâché cupboard, with mother of pearl inlay and painted decoration all around, with a later marble top, the interior with four later shelves on brass castors, 33in (83.8cm) high, 18¼in (46.3cm) wide, 12½in (31.8cm) deep. £100-150 299

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301. A Victorian papier-mâché pole fire screen by Jennens & Bettridge, painted with a peacock in a landscape garden scene, the reverse stamped, 52in (131.7cm) high, 17in (43.3cm) wide. £200-300 Sold on behalf of the executors of The Hon. Mary Anna Marten dec’d, of Crichel House, Dorset.

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302. A Victorian walnut Wellington chest, of seven drawers with a locking pilaster, 44½in (113cm) high, 21in (53.4cm) wide, 14in (35.9cm) deep. £400-600

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303. A late Victorian walnut button upholstered easy armchair by Gillow, each back leg stamped ‘GILLOW’, on brass castors, stamped ‘COPES PATENT’. £300-400

304. An Edwardian mahogany tub armchair, later upholstered. £80-120

305. A Victorian walnut nursing chair, on ceramic castors. £80-120

306. A pair of William IV mahogany hall chairs. (2) £100-150

307. A 19th century fruitwood side chair, with a rush seat. £30-50

308. A Victorian walnut nursing chair, together with a Victorian hall chair. (2) £100-200

309. A Victorian chaise longue, with a carved mahogany scroll end on stained beechwood legs and ceramic castors, 30½in (77.3cm) high, 73in (185.5cm) wide, 22¼in (56.4cm) deep. £400-500

310. An early 20th century walnut three piece bergère suite, comprising: a three seater settee, 33¾in (85.5cm) high, 80½in (204.4cm) wide, 34½in (87.5cm) deep, and a pair of armchairs. (3) £400-500

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311. A palmwood cane, with a carved horn handle in the form of a dog’s head, with glass eyes, 23¼in (59.2cm) long. £20-30

312. A 19th century bone walking cane, with a serpent loop handle and spiral twist stem, 34½in (87.4cm) long. £80-120

316. A 19th century hardwood truncheon, with a brass cap, 17¾in (45cm) long. £100-150

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313. Three briar canes, the handle of each carved with a grotesque head, 37¾in (95.5cm) long, max. (3) £150-200

314. A segmented horn and brass mounted swagger stick, inscribed ‘GWADA 1958 FIROZ NOON’, 25in (63.3cm) long and two bamboo and leather riding crops. (3) £100-150

317. A late George III painted beechwood tipstaff for the Tower of London, with a crown finial above the Royal Coat of Arms, a view of the Tower and a triad of initials ‘S P S’ and a ribbed handle, 30in (76cm) long, in a modern box. (2) £800-1,200

λ 315. An ebonised walking cane, the ivory handle carved as a fist clenching a snake, 32in (81.3cm) long. £100-150

λ 318. An Indian swordstick, with an ivory button handle to a 28in (71cm) fullered steel blade, 34¼in (87cm) long. £150-250


319. A small brass and white metal jambiya, the hilt with Arabic script, with a 4½in (11.5cm) curved blade, 8¾in (22.3cm) long. £40-60

320. An 18th century Indo-Persian khanjar, with a nephrite jade hilt and an 8½in (21.5cm) blade, 13in (33cm) long. £250-350

321. A German WWII Naval officer's dagger, with a fullered and etched steel blade, stamped 'FICKHORN, SOLINGEN', with scabbard, 16½in (42cm) long. £200-300

322. An iron axe head, stamped twice with initials ‘PR’, 13½in (34.3cm) wide. £80-100

323. A German iron and wood crossbow, 37in (94cm) long. £200-300

324. An archery bow, 63½in (160.8cm) long, together with nine arrows and a quiver. (11) £20-30

325. A German Pickelhaube helmet, with brass and white metal mounts, a sunburst and a crowned shield, with a scale chin strap, 10¼in (25.8cm) high, 9¾in (24.3cm) wide. £150-200

326. An Indian bronze and enamelled dahl shield, with foliate decoration and four bosses, early 20th century, 15in (38cm) diameter. £100-200

327. A German Pickelhaube helmet, with brass mounts, a spreadeagle and a white metal skull and cross bones titled ‘PENINSULA’, leather chin strap, 9¼in (23.4cm) high, 9½in (23.8cm) wide. £150-200

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328. A 16 bore double barrel shotgun by Arthur Howell & Co., No.7705, with 27inch barrels stamped ‘ARTHUR HOWELL & Co, GUN & RIFLE MAKERS, BIRMINGHAM’, engraved lock, ejector, walnut stock. **The purchaser of this lot must provide a valid shotgun licence on payment and collection. £400-500 329. A BSA 20 bore single barrel shotgun, No. 69551, folding action. 328

329

**The purchaser of this lot must provide a valid shotgun licence on payment and collection. £20-40 330. A percussion rifle by Manton, with a part faceted barrel, 32¾in (83cm) long, with remains of ‘MANTON, LONDON’, floral engraved tang, lock and hammer, the lock signed ‘MANTON’, vacant oval silver escutcheon, scroll end trigger guard and engraved pinapple, with a part diced walnut stock, with ram-rod, 49in (124cm) long. £200-300 331. A leather and brass mounted cartridge case, the lid with initials ‘E. G. G.’ the interior with five divisions, late 19th / early 20th century, 5¼in (13.3cm) high, 15¾in (39.6cm) wide. £300-500

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Provenance: Edward George Gatacre, Squire of Gatacre Hall, Claverley, Shropshire. Captain of Duke of Wellington’s West Riding regiment. Born 30th April 1884, died 20th February 1914 of wounds received in action in France. 332. A copper and brass regimental military bugle, with an applied brass plaque inscribed ‘ARGYLE AND SUTHERLAND’, 17¼in (43.6cm) long. £60-80

331

λ 333. Rowland Ward. A pair of electroplated horse’s hoof candlesticks, each inscribed ‘ALAS THESE LITTLE DAINTY FEET WERE LADY SUTTON’S SWEETEST MARE WHO EVER DANCED ALONG THE STREET AND HONEST TRUE AS SHE WAS FAIR’, the horseshoes stamped ‘ROWLAND WARD & CO. LIMITED, 166 PICCADILLY THE JUNGLE’ and a tortoiseshell with electroplated mounts, 7¾in (19.7cm) long. (3) £300-400

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334. British mesozoic fossils, an extensive collection formed between 1903-1914, housed in glazed top cases, containing multiple examples from various locations, including Walton on Naze, Swanage, Malvern, Isle of Wight, Barton on Sea, Frinton, Seaford, Bournemouth, Folkestone, Herne Bay etc, the majority labelled and inscribed, in excess of 140 individual cases. £400-600 335. A Victorian anatomical human skeleton, in a paper lined fruitwood box. £400-600 335

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336. A late Victorian oak, mahogany and stained pine collector’s cabinet, with a panelled door enclosing twenty glazed topped drawers containing a collection of butterflies and moths, some with date and location of capture, 49in (124.5cm) high, 22¼in (56.3cm) wide, 20½in (52cm) deep. £300-500 Provenance: Dr. John Ash, ornithologist, Fordingbridge.

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337. A late Victorian oak collector’s cabinet, with a pair of frieze drawers above panelled cupboard doors enclosing thirty long and fifteen short later deal drawers, with sunken handles, each with glazed tops and containing a collection of moths, butterflies and insects, 35¾in (90.5cm) high, 47¾in (121.5cm) wide, 20¾in (52cm) deep. £600-800

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337 detail

Provenance: Dr. John Ash, ornithologist, Fordingbridge.

338. A collection of ornithological taxidermy, to include: a buzzard, a sparrow hawk, woodcock and sandpipers, in eight glazed cases, 27in (68.3cm) high, max. (8) £100-200 Provenance: Dr. John Ash, ornithologist, Fordingbridge.

339. A cased taxidermy group of two barn owls, in a naturalistic setting, 27in (68.3cm) high, 19¼in (48.8cm) wide, 13in (32.5cm) deep. £100-200

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340. Two ostrich eggs, each in a turned treen cup stand, 11¾in (30cm) high, max. (4) £60-80

λ 341. A stuffed hawksbill turtle, 41½in (105.3cm) long, 25in (63.4cm) wide. £400-600 340

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342. A Regency satinwood and ebony inlaid sarcophagus shape tea chest, the interior with pull-out twin lidded compartments, lacking its sugar bowl and feet, 6in (15.3cm) high, 10¾in (27.5cm) wide, 5¼in (13cm) deep. £200-300

343. An early 19th century fruitwood and bone inlaid tea caddy, with ebonised banding and an embossed gilt brass ring handle, the interior with three divisions, 7in (18cm) high, 12¾in (32.5cm) wide, 7½in (19.2cm) deep. £300-400

344. A George III mahogany and marquetry octagonal tea caddy, with boxwood stringing and kingwood banding, the interior vacant, 4½in (11.3cm) high, 7½in (19.2cm) wm 4in (10.3cm) deep. £150-200

345. A George III satinwood tea chest, kingwood banded and boxwood stringing, with a silver plated navette shape handle and a bone escutcheon, the interior with a pair of twin lidded pull-out caddies with stained sycamore and red dot inlay flanking an engraved blue glass sugar bowl, 6in (15.3cm) high, 12in (30.5cm) wide, 6in (15.2cm) deep. £300-500 Sold on behalf of the executors of The Hon. Mary Anna Marten dec’d, of Crichel House, Dorset.

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346. An early 19th century French lacquer and steel mounted tea caddy, decorated with chinoiserie scenes, the lidded interior with twin divisions, 4½in (11.1cm) high, 6¼in (15.8cm) wide, 4in (10cm) deep. £150-200

347. A Regency penwork cube tea caddy, each side painted with panels of figures in various pursuits within penwork foliate borders, with a lidded interior, 4¼in (10.6cm) high, 4in (10.4cm) square. £300-400

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348. A George III harewood oval tea caddy, inlaid swags of bell flowers, with a zinc lined lidded interior, 4½in (11.4cm) high, 5¾in (14.3cm) wide. £300-400


λ 349. A 19th century continental tortoiseshell and white metal mounted tea caddy, the lid inset a rectangular plaque engraved a coat of arms, with engraved corner mounts, the interior later plush lined and with ivory edging, 6½in (16.5cm) high, 6in (15cm) wide, 4½in (11.5cm) deep. £300-500

352. A 19th century japanned sarcophagus shape sewing box, with gilt and raised decoration the lid with a chinoiserie scene of figures in a pagoda landscape, the silk lined interior with a divided lift-out tray, with one lidded compartment, on brass ball feet, 5in (12.4cm) high, 10in (25cm) wide, 7½in (18.7cm) deep, together with two other lacquer boxes. (3) £150-200

350. A George III yew cube tea caddy, with boxwood edging, the later lined interior lacking its lid, 4¼in (10.7cm) high, 4½in (11.6cm) wide, 3¾in (9.4cm) deep. £100-200

351. A Regency penwork tea caddy, chinoiserie decorated with figures in oriental landscapes, the interior with twin lidded compartments, 4¾in (12.2cm) high, 7½in (18.6cm) wide. 4½in (11cm) deep. £400-500

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λ 353. A Victorian rosewood and mother of pearl sarcophagus shape tea chest, the interior with a pair of pull-out canisters and an associated ceramic sugar bowl, 7½in (19cm) high, 13in (33cm) wide. £100-150

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354. A 19th century japanned sarcophagus shape box, with raised and gilt chinoiserie decoration, the interior originally with a tray, 5in (12.7cm) high,9in (22.7cm) wide, 6½in (16.2cm) deep, together with a similar box. (2) £300-400 354 355. An early 19th century satinwood work box, with gilt brass handles and escutcheon, the interior with a divided pullout tray with a central pin cushion, on later feet, 4½in (11.1cm) high, 8in (20.3cm) wide, 6in (15.3cm) deep. £80-120 This lot is to be sold without reserve. 355

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λ 356. An early 19th century tortoiseshell and gilt brass mounted jewellery box, with side carrying handles, the silk lined interior with a pull-out tray, 5in (12.5cm) high, 16in (40.5cm) wide, 11in (27.6cm) deep, on a later satinwood stand. (2) £800-1,200 Sold on behalf of the executors of The Hon. Mary Anna Marten dec’d, of Crichel House, Dorset.

357. A Victorian amboyna, ebony and mother of pearl marquetry toilet box, with sunken brass handles, the green leather and plush lined divided interior with a mirror and pouch to the lid and with ten electroplated lidded glass jars and bottles and three mother of pearl handled utensils, with a base drawer, 6½in (16.3cm) high, 12in (30.3cm) wide, 9½in (24.3cm) deep. £250-300

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358. A Victorian walnut domed stationery cabinet, with engraved gilt brass strapwork mounts, to a divided interior with a pen tray and a glass inkwell with a brass lid, 6¼in (15.8cm) high, 9½in (23.6cm) wide, 5½in (13.5cm) deep. £100-150

358 357

λ 359. An early 19th century mahogany and feather banded tea caddy, the interior with twin lidded compartments, 5in (12.2cm) high, 7½in (29cm) wide, a 19th century rosewood and bird’s eye maple caddy and a rosewood sarcophagus shape caddy. (3) £150-200

λ 360. A late George III rosewood tea caddy, with crossbanding and boxwood edging, the leather lined divided interior with two cut glass caddies and two cut glass sugar / mixing bowls, 5¾in (14.4cm) high, 10in (25.5cm) wide, 8¼in (21cm) deep. £300-400

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360

λ 361. A late Victorian tortoiseshell card box, the hinged lid applied with silver suit symbols, Chester 1894, containing two decks of playing cards, 2½in (6.3cm) high, 4in (10.3cm) wide. £200-300

362. A 19th century red canvas and brass mounted trunk, decorated with crowns, lions and fleur-de-lys, 13¼in (33.7cm) high, 19¾in (50.3cm) wide, 12in (30.5cm) deep. £100-150 361 362

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λ 363. Callow. A shagreen and silvered brass inkstand, with four hinged lids, revealing gilded interiors, the long lid with a dipped pen recess and inscribed ‘CALLOW OF MOUNT ST, MAYFAIR, W.’, the front with a pair square glass inkwells having silver gilt covers and silver neck mounts, London 1913, with open side handles and flattened bun feet, 4¼in (11cm) high, 11½in (29.2cm) wide, 8¼in (21cm) deep. £800-1,200

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λ 364. An early 19th century satinwood writing box, with ebonised stringing, the divided interior above a base drawer with an ivory handle, 3½in (8cm) high, 9¼in (23.5cm) wide, 7½in (19cm) deep, an early Victorian rosewood and brass bound toilet box, the lid with a mirror and a leather pouch, the interior originally fitted and a continental rosewood and bird’s eye maple box, with marquetry inlay. (3) £200-300

365. A Victorian macassar ebony and silver mounted dressing case, brass inlaid, the lid with a circular plaque with a monogram ‘E A S S’, and with a removable inset mirror and a leather pouch, with foliate engraved silver plated edging, with ten glass and silver mounted jars and bottles, foliate engraved and with a monogram by William Neal, London 1863, with a pull-out tray fitted a pin cushion above a base drawer with a leather cover and plush lined compartments, 5oz weighable silver, 7½in (19cm) high, 12¼in (31cm) wide, 9in (23cm) deep. £300-400

366. A George III leather and brass studded small trunk, the marbled paper interior with a paper trade label ‘CHARLES M. DOMETT, Saddle, Harness & Trunk Maker, No..14.. Marlboro’-Street...BOSTON. Trunks Made, Repaired and Exchanged.’, 4½in (11.1cm) high, 9¾in (24.7cm) wide, 5¾in (14.7cm) deep. £200-300

367. A Victorian leather despatch box, the hinged lid with a sunken brass handle and with gilt tooled ‘Crowned VR monograms’ and with the initials ‘I. O.’ possibly for the India Office and ‘W. N. S.’, the brass lock inscribed ‘JOHN POUND & CO., LONDON’, 4¼in (10.7cm) high, 16in (40.5cm) wide, 8in (20.3cm) deep. £100-150

368. A late 19th century continental brass casket in the Gothic style, decorated with panels of hunting scenes, with a plush lined interior, the underside stamped ‘T’, 4½in (11.7cm) high, 8½in (22cm) wide, 7¾in (19.6cm) deep. £100-150

369. A Victorian calamander and brass mounted decanter box, the hinged lid with a vacant circular plaque, with sunken side carrying handles, the plush lined divided interior with four cut glass decanters and stoppers, with a Bramah lock, with six wine labels, three silver, including a George III example ‘BRANDY’ by Elizabeth Morley, 10in (25.3cm) high, 8½in (21.1cm) square. £200-300

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370. A Victorian oak and brass mounted despatch box by H. Mitchell, London, with sunken carrying handles to a leather lined part divided interior, with a brass Bramah lock, stamped ‘H. MITCHELL, MANUFACTURER 188 OXFORD ST. LONDON’, 5in (12.7cm) high, 19¾in (50.2cm) wide, 13¾in (35cm) deep. £150-250 371. An 18th century Dutch copper octagonal travelling tea set / caddy, the interior fitted with a small kettle, a burner, a shaped tray, six caddies and five other lidded boxes and jars, the underside stamped ‘A Y Y’, with three carrying handles, 8½in (21.4cm) high, 8¼in (20.8cm) wide, 5¼in (13.3cm) deep. £300-400

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372. An Edwardian walnut and marquetry ship’s spirit wall cabinet, the hinged fall revealing a pair of doors enclosing two glass and electroplated spirit flasks, above a divided drawer, 14½in (36.9cm) high, 14in (35.5cm) wide, 5½in (14cm) deep. £150-200 373. An Edwardian oak and brass mounted smoker’s cabinet, with a drawer and a hinged front revealing compartments, an ashtray and match strikers, stamped ‘Rd 348746’, 10in (25.4cm) high, 12½in (31.7cm) wide, 8¾in (22.2cm) deep. £100-150

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374. A George III burr yew and ash box, inlaid stringing and banding, with brass side carrying handles and a later paper lined interior, 10in (25cm) high, 12¼ (31.1cm) wide, together with a George III harewood and marquetry box, with a base drawer. (2) £100-150

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375. An Indian hardwood and brass inlaid scent / essence box, the lid with a gilt framed mirror and with six glass bottles and stoppers, labelled ‘ROSES’, ‘SAFFRON’ ‘JASMINE’ and other scents, 5in (12.4cm) high, 6in (15.4cm) wide, a 19th century painted box, decorated with an urn and swags, containing thirty bone backgammon counters and an oriental lacquer box and cover. (3) £100-200 Sold on behalf of the executors of The Hon. Mary Anna Marten dec’d, of Crichel House, Dorset. 376. A mahogany cased travelling chess set, the folding case with carved bone pieces, natural and stained red, with a rosewood and planewood board, late 19th / early 20th century, 2¾in (6.7cm) high, 12in (30.4cm) wide, 6in (15.1cm) deep, closed. £150-200

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377. A set of coloured plastic gaming counters, in a mahogany frame with brass handle, 4in (10cm) high, 8in (20.3cm) wide. £50-80


378. Jaques, London. A Staunton pattern boxwood and ebony chess set, one white and black castle and knight stamped with crown trademark, white king stamped ‘JAQUES LONDON’, 4in (10 cm) high, the pawn is 1 7/8in (4.9 cm) high, in a mahogany box with sliding cover, no label, with an associated folding chess board. £300-500

λ 379. A French amboyna veneered and chrome games compendium, fitted with a chequer board, a roulette wheel, counters, dice, cards and chess pieces, 18½in (46.7cm) wide, a rosewood, satinwood and marquetry chess board, with two drawers with a wood chess set; a cased set of bone and ebony dominoes; a Syrian folding games box, inlaid backgammon and chequer boards, with counters; a modern games compendium by Modiano and a rosewood chequer board with lidded compartments containing counters. (6) £200-300

380. A leather folding games board, for chess / draughts, backgammon and ‘The Steeple Chase’, boxwood and ebony draughts, red and natural bone counters, two cribbage boards and pins and a pair of mother of pearl opera glasses. (A lot) £40-60

λ 381. A Victorian rosewood and satinwood games board, the reversible top inlaid chequer and backgammon boards, 16¼ x 16in (41.3 x 40.6cm) and a hinged folding cribbage board. (2) £150-250

382. A late 19th century French set of twenty eight mother of pearl dominoes, in an ebonised, amboyna and brass inlaid box, the lid with a plaque inscribed ‘AU NAIN BLEU, PARIS, 27 Bd des Capucines’, 2½in (6cm) high, 7½in (18.7cm) wide. £80-120

383. A set of thirty 19th century bone backgammon counters, natural and stained red, 1½in (3.5cm) diameter. (30) £100-150

Sold on behalf of the executors of The Hon. Mary Anna Marten dec’d, of Crichel House, Dorset.

λ 384. A 19th century Anglo-Indian carved bone miniature games table, 3in (7.5cm) high and an Anglo-Indian ivory box and cover, with inlaid metal decoration. (2) £100-150

λ 385. A 19th century Chinese lacquer and mother of pearl inlaid mahjong set, with a leather travelling outer case, the lid with a crowned monogram ‘F E O’, the interior stamped ‘LADY ALINGTON 88, PORTMAN SQUARE, LONDON,’, the interior with trays of bone and bamboo counters and tiles, 5½in (13.5cm) high, 13¼in (33.5cm) wide, 7¾in (19.3cm) deep. £100-200 Sold on behalf of the executors of The Hon. Mary Anna Marten dec’d, of Crichel House, Dorset.

λ 386. A 19th century Chinese lacquer games box, decorated in gilt with pagoda landscapes, the interior with five lidded boxes containing a quantity of Chinese mother of pearl gaming counters, 11in (28cm) wide. £100-150 Sold on behalf of the executors of The Hon. Mary Anna Marten dec’d, of Crichel House, Dorset.

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λ 387. Three 19th century tortoiseshell card cases, one inlaid with mother of pearl, 4in (10.5cm) high. (3) £100-150

λ 388. A late 19th century tortoiseshell page turner, with an applied white metal swan and in gilt ‘d’amitié’, 12¾in (32.1cm) long. £250-350 Sold on behalf of the executors of The Hon. Mary Anna Marten dec’d, of Crichel House, Dorset.

λ 389. A late Victorian ivory and silver gilt handled page turner, London 1894, 13in (33cm) long, a tortoiseshell page turner decorated with a floral rondel, 13¾in (35cm) long, two George V tortoiseshell and silver gilt paper knives, with magnifying glass ends, by Asprey & Co., Birmingham 1928, another similar paper knife, Birmingham 1899 and a French tortoiseshell snuff box and cover. (6) £200-300 Sold on behalf of the executors of The Hon. Mary Anna Marten dec’d, of Crichel House, Dorset.

λ 390. A George V tortoiseshell and ivory cigarette box, with a white metal plaque inscribed ‘1908 15th Dec. 1933’, 6¼in (15.8cm) wide and an ivory box, the lid carved with initials ‘H.G.R.’, 3¾in (9.5cm) wide. (2) £100-150

λ 391. An 18th century French tortoiseshell snuff box, with engine turned decoration, the interior with a portrait miniature of a lady, with gilt metal mounts, 2¾in (7cm) wide. £150-200

λ 393. Five European fans, three bone and paper examples with printed and hand painted decoration, a carved wood and paper example and an ivory brisé fan, all 19th century, two in glazed cases, 22in (55.6cm) wide, max. (5) £250-350

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λ 392. A 19th century French tortoiseshell nécessaire, with four mother of pearl handled utensils and a gilt metal spike, the scissors and a further utensil missing, 4½in (11.5cm) wide, a burr wood snuff box with applied numbers ‘13-4’, a French papiermâché box and a French lacquered pin box, the top painted with figures, the lock stamped ‘SAINT YVES PARIS’. (4) £200-300

λ 394. A 19th century Chinese Canton ivory brisé fan, the guards carved with birds and flowers, the centre painted with flowers, 10in (25.5cm) long, together with a Chinese lacquer fan, the paper panels painted with figures. (2) £250-300


λ 395. An early 19th century Anglo-Indian ivory box, Vizagapatam, lac decorated with bands of scrolling foliage, 4¼in (10.8cm) wide, an Indian miniature painting, a view of Brihadeeswarer Temple, in a white metal filigree frame, an Indian ivory and horn handle with a serpent tip, a Chinese carved ivory buckle and a Victorian ivory cigarette case, with the crest and motto for the Grant Clan. (5) £200-300

λ 396. A pair of miniature ivory candlesticks by Lady Gertrude Crawford (1868-1937), made for Queen Mary’s doll’s house, 1¾in (4cm) high, together with a collection of ivory items comprising: a French nécessaire fitted with five gilt metal implements, the hinge stamped ‘BREVETE S.G.D.G.’, two pawns, a cased set of dominoes, a miniature go-to bed, a calendar, a pin cushion, two boxes, a loop, a cherub head and a folding crochet hook, all housed in a perspex and giltwood display case, the underside with a handwritten letter, ‘The little ivory candlesticks were made for Queen Mary doll’s house by Lady Gertrude Crawford (Master Turner) who was given the freedom of the City of London in honour of her craftsmanship’. (13) £400-600 Sold on behalf of the executors of The Hon. Mary Anna Marten dec’d, of Crichel House, Dorset

λ 397. A late 19th century Chinese black lace and silk parasol, the ivory handle carved with a dragon with a pearl in its mouth, the pearl engraved a monogram, 28½ (72.3cm) long. £150-200 λ 398. An ivory and gilt brass handled magnifying / reading glass, 11½in (29cm) long. £80-120 Sold on behalf of the executors of The Hon. Mary Anna Marten dec’d, of Crichel House, Dorset.

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λ 399. A Chinese ivory tobacco pipe, with a Paktong pipe bowl, 24½in (62cm) long. £100-150

λ 400. A pair of carved ivory lions, possibly Indo-Portugese / Goa, 19th century, 2½in (5.8cm) high, 2¼in (5.5cm) long. (2) £150-200

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λ 401. A Chinese whale tooth carving of Shoulao, 4½in (11.1cm) high and a similar carving of a fisherman. (2) £150-200

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λ 402. An Anglo-Indian ivory and lac engraved workbox in the form of a house, Vizagapatam, the exterior decorated with trees and fortifications, the hinged lid revealing a divided interior with pin cushions twin lidded compartments, a spool, thimble and other sewing utensils, with a sandalwood lined base drawer, late 18th / early 19th century, 7¼in (18.2cm) high, 8¼in (20.6cm) wide, 5¼in (13.5cm) deep. £4,000-6,000 Provenance: The Cox family, Methven Castle, Dundee who owned Jute mills in Scotland and travelled to India and Bangladesh in the 19th century.

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403. A 19th century Anglo-Indian lacquered miniature chest on stand, Bareilly area, decorated in gilt with flowers, 8in (20cm) high, 12¾in (32cm) wide, 7in (17.5cm) deep. £80-120

404. An Indian carved shisham and brass inlaid octagonal occasional table, probably Lahore, early 20th century, 20¼in (51.2cm) high, 21¼in (53.8cm) wide. £150-250 404

See Amin Jaffer, ‘ Furniture from British India and Ceylon’, page 293, pl. 115 for a very similar example.

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405. An Indian carved and ebonised wood folding occasional table, late 19th / early 20th century, 22¼in (56.6cm) high, 20¾in (52.7cm) diameter. £150-250

407 406. A 19th century Anglo-Indian carved wood nursing chair, the balloon back decorated scrolling leaves on cabriole legs. £200-300

407. A large 19th century Anglo-Indian carved ebony sarcophagus shape tea chest, decorated with fruit, leaves and flowers, the interior with three lidded pullout canisters, 12in (32.7cm) high, 15¾in (39.8cm) wide, 10¾in (27.2cm) deep. £600-800 406 408 408. An Indian painted wood low armchair, the back hung with baubles, with a rattan seat, 35½in (90cm) high. £100-150

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409. A 19th century illuminated three page letter from the Maharaja of Benares Ishwari Prasad Narayan Singh to the Prince of Wales, congratulating his Royal Highness on his marriage to her Royal Highness Princess Alexandra of Denmark, handwritten within bands of gilt and painted scrolling foliage, the first letter painted a pair of peacocks, above printed gilt leaf scrolls with exotic bird vignettes, the first page reads: ‘May it please your Gracious Majesty, I the humble Maharaja of Benares, beg most respectfully to tender to Your Gracious Majrsty my most loyal congratulations on the auspicious marriage of his Royal Highness the Prince of Wales to Her Royal Highness the Princess Alexandra of Denmark. Far removed as we are from Your...’, mounted and glazed within a hinged part double sided gilt frame, 17½ x 12½in (44.5 x 31.7cm). £300-500

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Sold on behalf of the executors of The Hon. Mary Anna Marten dec’d, of Crichel House, Dorset.

410. Nine Kashmiri papier-mâché boxes and covers, together with a brass lined bowl, 20th century, 9½in (23.6cm) wide, max. (10) £50-100

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411 411. A carved ebonised wood elephant head, 11in (28mcm) high, 14½in (36.7cm) wide. £60-80

412. A 19th century Indian carved wood female deity figure, wearing a layered skirt with remains of green pigment on a swivel mount, 20in (50.8cm) high. £150-250

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413. A pair of Indian carved ebonised wood models of recumbent lions, on differing plinth bases, 3½in (8.8cm) high, 8½in (21.5cm) wide. (2) £100-150

414. A pair of Japanese porcelain blue and white crackleware vases, late 19th / early 20th century, 9¾in (24.6cm) high. (2) £20-40

415. An Indian painted and lacquered wood wall mirror, with a pair of doors revealing the plate, decorated with figures, birds and flowers, early 20th century,19¼in (49cm) high, 9in (22.7cm) wide. £80-120 414 415

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416. A 19th century Chinese black lacquer stand, with gilt decoration, 26¼in (66.7cm) high, 26in (66cm) square. £80-120

417. A Chinese lacquer low table, inlaid bone, mother of pearl and hardstones, early 20th century, 12¾in (32.4cm) high, 33¼in (84.4cm) wide, 21¼in (54cm) deep. £100-150

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418. A Chinese carved hardwood stand, with an inset marble top, 18in (45.8cm) high, 16¾in (42.5cm) wide. £120-150

419. A Chinese lacquer low table, the top inset three cloisonné circular panels, 20th century, 16½in (42cm) high, 51in (129.5cm) wide, 19in (48.2cm) deep £400-600

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418 420. A pair of Chinese carved hardwood and wire inlaid figures of ladies, holding ruyi sceptres and baskets, 16in (40.3cm) high. (2) £50-80

421. A mid 19th century Chinese export lacquer tea chest, decorated in gilt with panels of figures in domestic settings, the interior with pewter twin lidded pull-out canisters, 6¾in (17cm) high, 13in (33cm) wide, 8½in (21.4cm) deep. £400-600 421

Sold on behalf of the executors of The Hon. Mary Anna Marten dec’d, of Crichel House, Dorset.

422. A Chinese white metal and buffalo horn pendant, the reverse marked with Chinese characters, 3in (7.7cm) high. £100-150

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423. An eastern brass baluster vase and cover, decorated dragons, 14½in (37cm) high on an associated wood stand. £100-200 422 423

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424. A Chinese style porcelain vase, decorated in the famille rose palette exotic birds and chrysanthemum, the base with a blue six character mark within two circles, 17in (43.5cm) high, 11½in (29cm) wide. £200-300

425. A large Thai black basalt carved head of a Deity, on display stand 17in (43.2cm). £300-400

426. A pair of Ottoman carved wood lady’s shoes / clogs, with fish motifs and mother of pearl inlay, late 19th / early 20th century, 9¼in (23.2cm) long. (2) £60-100

λ 427. A Japanese tortoiseshell and lacquer oval box and cover, gilt decorated fowl beside a prunus tree in a mountainous landscape, Meiji 1868-1912, 5½in (14cm) deep. £250-350 Sold on behalf of the executors of The Hon. Mary Anna Marten dec’d, of Crichel House, Dorset.

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429. An early 18th century ebonised wood, mother of pearl and brass box, inlaid scrolling foliage, with a gilt brass faceted handle to a hinged lid and a cut velvet lined interior, possibly Portugese or Ottoman, 9¾in (24.4cm) high, 7in (17.4cm) wide, 3¾in (9.5cm) deep. £60-80

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428. A 19th century Japnese bronze tsuba, decorated with dragons, 3½in (9cm) wide. £20-30

430. A Japanese lacquer shell shape box, the interior with a tray relief decorated with buildings, Meiji 1868-1912, 2in (5cm) wide. £80-120 Sold on behalf of the executors of The Hon. Mary Anna Marten dec’d, of Crichel House, Dorset.

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431. A Tibetan brass sceptre, decorated masks and scrolls with a shaped tin blade, 19in (48cm) long. £60-100


432. A rare 19th century Bermudan cedarwood chess box by J. H. Jackson, in the form of a book, inlaid a chequer board with three types of cedar, the part leather gilt tooled spine inscribed ‘BERMUDA CEDAR THREE SHADES, J. H. JACKSON CABINET MAKER BERMUDA, 1854’, with a drawer with divisions and containing an associated chess set, 16in (40.4cm) high, 16¼in (41.3cm) wide, 2¼in (5.8cm) deep. £1,800-2,200 J. H. Jackson was a cabinet maker in Bermuda during the middle of the 19th century. His furniture can be found in various houses on the island, for example he made all the dining room furniture and the cedar panelling for Camden House.

433. Anton Seuffert, New Zealand. A 19th century marquetry and parquetry jewellery casket, of inverted bombe form with an allover basket-weave design, the hinged lid with a scrolling foliage design, above an ivory thumbpiece and escutcheon, with a plush lined interior, on turned feet, the underside with printed pre-1869 label ‘A. SEUFFERT, CABINET MAKER To His Royal Highness THE DUKE OF EDINBURGH, Elliott St, AUCKLAND, NEW ZEALAND.’ 4¾in (12cm) high, 8¾in (22.2cm) wide, 6in (15.2cm) deep. £600-800

434. An 18th century Dutch colonial teak and ebonised writing box, probably Sri Lanka, with brass mounts, handles and strapwork hinges, the interior with a brass inkwell, pounce pot and a pen division, 5½in (13.9cm) high, 22½in (56.8cm) wide, 16½in (41.8cm) deep. £600-800

435. A 19th century Chinese export leather and brass studded camphorwood trunk, with side carrying handles and a paper lined interior, 10in (25.2cm) high, 25½in (64.5cm) wide, 12¾in (32cm) deep. £200-300

436. A 19th century camphorwood and brass mounted seaman’s chest, the interior with a lidded till and two drawers, with side carrying handles, 20in (50.4cm) high, 42½in (108.2cm) wide, 19¼in (48.9cm) deep. £100-120

437. A 19th century Anglo-Indian carved sandalwood and sadeli box, Bombay or Surat, the brass lock samped ‘BRAMAH’, the interior originally fitted, 6in (14.7cm) high, 14½in (37cm) wide. £100-150

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438. Ralph Turnbull, Kingston, Jamaica. A rare specimen wood chiffonier, circa 1837, the raised super structure with a scalloped gallery, above a cube parquetry panel with turned and carved supports, the base with a frieze drawer and a pair of panel doors enclosing adjustable shelves flanked by turned and carved columns with part ribbed feet, with applied printed labels ‘FROM Ralph Turnbull’s Cabinet and Upholstery MANUFACTORY, KINGSTON, JAMAICA’, 58¼in (148cm) high, 19½in (49.5cm) wide, 39½in (100.3cm) deep. £5,000-7,000 Sold with the original drawing, signed and dated 1837, together with a chart of the specimen panel to the raised back. Provenance: Hon. Samuel Hay, Clyffe Hall, Market Lavington, Louisa Hay his wife, Ann Pleydell-Bouverie and by descent to the present owner. Hon. Samuel Hay was a lieutenant in the 7th Regiment of Foot and was quartered with his regiment in the West Indies during 1804-1805.

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439 detail 439. A 19th century American painted rocking chair, probably Boston, the comb back with a landscape scene with two houses above a stick back and a curved seat. £500-700 Provenance: Anita Roddick 440. A 19th century Chinese camphorwood and brass bound campaign chest, in two sections, with a central pull-out writing slope revealing pigeon holes, with a fiited drawer above, on carved paw feet, 48in (122cm) high, 42in (106.8cm) wide, 19.75in (50.2cm) deep. £1,000-1,500

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441. A 19th century mahogany campaign bottle stand / carrier, with a brass handle and detachable brass poles with divisions for ten bottles, 21½in (54.5cm) high, 22in (55.8cm) wide, 9½in (24cm) deep. £1,000-1,500 442. A set of Victorian mahogany and brass campaign wall shelves, 21½in (54.6cm) high, 35¾in (90.9cm) wide, 8in (20cm) deep. £200-300

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λ 443. A William IV rosewood chiffonier, with a pair of mirror doors enclosing adjustable shelves, 59½in (151cm) high, 45¼in (115cm) wide, 19in (48.2cm) deep. £500-600 444. A 19th century mahogany twin pedestal partner’s desk, the moulded edge top inset gilt tooled green leather, the front with nine drawers, the reverse with three drawers above cupboards each with a shelf, the brass locks stamped ‘PATENT’, 29¾in (75.5cm) high, 53¾in (136.6cm) wide, 35½in (89.8cm) deep. £500-700 445

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445. A 19th century teak military chest, in two halves with sunken brass handles, the locks stamped ‘PATENT SECURE VR CROWN’, 24¼in (112.5cm) high, 43¾in (110.7cm) wide, 20½in (52cm) deep. £200-300 446. A mid 19th century Scottish mahogany inverted breakfront chest, with an arrangement of three deep and three long drawers flanked by ribbed pilasters, 42in (106.7cm) high, 48in (121.5cm) wide, 23in (58.5cm) deep. £100-200 447. A late 19th century walnut and mahogany serpentine chest, the crossbanded top above a brushing slide and four long drawers, 34in (86cm) high, 30in (76.1cm) wide, 20in (50.7cm) deep. £300-500

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448. A George III mahogany commode chest, the hinged top to a vacant interior, 29in (73.5cm) high, 27¼in (69cm) wide, 17½in (44.5cm) deep. £100-200


449. An early Victorian mahogany library table, with a later moulded edge top, 28½in (72.5cm) high, 66¼in (168.3cm) wide, 45in (114.3cm) deep. £400-600

450. An early 19th century mahogany dining table, with a central drop-leaf and a pair of ‘D’ ends, 28in (71cm) high, 111½in (283.5cm) long, 48in (122cm) deep. £750-1,000

451. A mahogany sofa table, crossbanded and inlaid stringing, with an arc d’arbelet front and two frieze drawers, 20th century, 29¼in (74.3cm) high, 40¼in (102cm) wide, closed, 23¼in (59cm) deep. £300-400

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452. A George IV mahogany library table, the replaced inset leather top and rosewood banded edge, above two frieze drawers with replaced locks and handles, 28in (71cm) high, 47in (119.5cm) wide, 28¾in (73cm) deep. £300-500

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λ 453. A William IV rosewood card table, with a replaced circular baize, with remains of diestamped label and stamped ‘W PRIEST 1 & 2 TUDOR ST, BLACKFRIARS’, on a quatreform base with carved paw feet and brass castors, 29½in (75cm) high, 36in (91.5cm) wide, 18in (45.8cm) deep. £300-400 William Priest established a furniture warehouse in Blackfriars in 1837 where he appears to have stocked a large range of second hand furniture supplying mainly to offices and libraries.

454. An early 19th century mahogany Canterbury, with four dipped divisions, a frieze drawer and brass castors, 20¾in (52.7cm) high, 20in (51cm) wide, 13¾in (35cm) deep. £300-500

455. A Victorian mahogany chiffonier, originally with a raised back, 39½in (100cm) high, 33¼in (84.5cm) wide, 16¼in (41cm) deep. £100-200

456. A mahogany corner washstand, with satinwood crossbanding, stringing and marquetry panels, 55½in (141cm) high, 25½in (65cm) wide, 15½in (39.4cm) deep. £100-150

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457. A late George III mahogany and alder open armchair, East Anglia.

£100-200

458. An early George III mahogany side chair, with a pierced Gothic splat above a drop-in seat and cabriole front legs. £200-300

459. A late 19th century mahogany open armchair in George III style.

£50-100

460. An oak dodecagonal planter, with a lift-out tin tray, 23in (58.5cm) high, 24¼in (61.6cm) wide. £100-200

461. A tôle peinte and wood tray table, 18in (44cm) high, 26¾in (67.8cm) wide, 21¾in (55.3cm) deep. £40-60

462. A mahogany stool, on chamfered square tapering legs, 18in (46cm) high, 18in (46cm) wide, 12¾in (32.4cm) deep. £50-80

463. A 19th century French ebonised three tier étagère, 35¼in (89.5cm) high, 19¾in (50cm) wide, 11¾in (30cm) deep and a 19th century mahogany hanging cupboard, 22½in (57cm) high. (2) £100-200

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464. A set of Victorian mahogany hanging wall shelves, 12¾in (32.1cm) high, 30¼in (76.7cm) wide, together with another pair of hanging wall shelves. (2) £80-120

465. An early 19th century mahogany fender stool, with a blind fret frieze, 7in (17.6cm) high, 35½in (90cm) wide, 13¼in (33.7cm) deep, a turned beechwood stool, a dairy stool and an 18th century style stool with a needlework seat. (4) £150-200

466. A George III mahogany tripod base, possibly from a globe stand, 14in (35.6cm) high, 19¾in (50cm) wide. £50-80

467. An early 19th century mahogany corner washstand, with a later Copeland Spode basin and toothbrush holder, 47in (119.4cm) high, 29½in (75cm) wide, 16½in (42cm) wide and a 19th century mahogany washstand, 31½in (80cm) high. (2) £120-160

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468. A carved mahogany torchère, 54½in (138cm) high and a white marble stand. (2) £80-120

469. A carved walnut standard lamp, converted to electricity from a candlestand, with a spiral twist stem, with shade, 19th century, 45in (114.2cm) high. £150-250

λ 470. A 19th century rosewood candlestand, 37½in (95.2cm) high, 11in (27.7cm) diameter. £180-200

471. An Edwardian mahogany pedestal, with fret carved decoration, 44¾in (113.5cm) high, 13in (33.1cm) wide and deep. £150-250 471

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472. A 19th century satinwood and parcel gilt open bookcase, with a false frieze drawer and concave shelves, 34in (86.3cm) high, 40in (101.5cm) wide, 14in (35.7cm) deep. £400-600

λ 473. A William IV rosewood centre table, the circular tilt-top with an applied scrolling leaf edge above a well carved lappet stem and a leaf and petal base with conforming scroll feet to castors, 29¾in (75.3cm) high, 58¼in (147.7cm) diameter. £600-1,000 Provenance: Wood Norton Hall, Norfolk.

474. An early 19th century mahogany cabinet on chest, with a pair of glazed doors enclosing two shelves above a brushing slide, and three drawers with replaced brass handles, 75in (190.5cm) high, 36¼in (92cm) wide, 16in (40.3cm) deep. £300-400

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475. An Edwardian mahogany display cabinet, in the form of a three tier étagère, with blind fret work decoration and three glazed doors above a base drawer, 67in (170cm) high, 17¾in (44.7cm) wide, 17½in (44.5cm) deep. £400-600

476. A George IV mahogany side cabinet, with a raised mirror back, the base with three adjustable shelves, 41½in (105cm) high excluding back, 31½in (79.6cm) wide, 13¾in (35cm) deep. £800-1,200


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An early Victorian rosewood work with a part divided frieze drawer, (74.4cm) high, 19¼in (48.7cm) wide, (36cm) deep. £150-200

478. A 19th century mahogany and beechwood four tier whatnot, 44¼in (112.4cm) high, 21¼in (53.8cm) wide, 14in (35.5cm) deep. £50-100

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λ 479. A William IV rosewood occasional table, the moulded edge top above a frieze drawer to either side, with nulled decoration, 29in (73.6cm) hight, 21in (53.3cm) wide, 15¾in (40cm) deep. £200-300

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480. A Victorian walnut Canterbury, with three divisions, 20¼in (51.3cm) high, 22in (56cm) wide, 16in (40.7cm) deep. £150-250 479

481. An early 19th century mahogany tripod occasion table, with a rectangular tilt-top, 28in (71cm) high, 29¾in (75.5cm) wide, 20in (50.7cm) deep. £150-200

482. An early 19th century mahogany work table, with boxwood edging to the drawers, with replaced brass handles, 28½in (72.5cm) high, 17¾in (45cm) wide, 13½in (34.3cm) deep. £300-400

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483. A 19th century mahogany three tier whatnot, on brass castors, 30in (76cm) high, 13¾in (34.7cm) wide, 10½in (26.8cm) deep. £50-100

484. A 19th century mahogany glazed bookcase, in two parts, with adjustable shelves, 60in (152cm) high, 26½in (67cm) wide, 12¾in (32.1cm) deep. £200-300

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485. Whytock & Reid, Edinburgh. A set of eight mahogany cockpen dining chairs in George III style, with drop-in seats, seven leather covered, four stamped ‘WHYTOCK & REID EDINBURGH’, late 19th century, with two matching armchairs of a slightly later date. (8) £3,000-4,000

486. A set of seven late George III mahogany dining chairs, each with a reeded bar back and a stuffed-over seat, comprising: an open armchair and six side chairs, together with a similar open armchair. (8) £1,500-2,000

487. A William IV chaise longue, with a carved mahogany show frame on tapering lappet carved legs and later brass castors, with squab and bulster cushions, 35in (89.2cm) high, 79½in (201.8cm) wide, 25in (63.5cm) deep. £500-700

488. A walnut two seater settee in early 18th century style, upholstered plush fabric, with scroll arms on carved front cabriole legs and claw and ball feet, 42½in (107.8cm) high, 61in (155cm) wide, 31in (78.8cm) deep. £300-400

489. A late 19th century ebonised faux bamboo stool, with a tapestry seat, 19in (48cm) high, 17in (43cm) wide and deep. £100-150

490. A late 19th century Sheraton Revival open armchair, painted with urns of flowers, musical trophies, swags and torches. £300-400

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491. A pair of George III mahogany open armchairs, each with a pierced splat, a later leather upholstered seat on stretchered supports, together with four similar side chairs. (6) £800-1,200

492. A set of six 19th century colonial goncalo alves dining chairs, each with a cane seat. (6) £500-600

493. A pair of easy armchairs, on beechwood supports to brass castors. (2) £500-600

494. A Victorian wicker wheelchair, with an iron frame and a turned wood handle, 41½in (105.2cm) high, 45in (114.3cm) wide, 27in (68.7cm) deep. £250-350

495. A late Victorian oak hall seat by Warings, with a replaced needlework panel to the back, the reverse with an ivorine trade label ‘WARINGS BY APPOINTMENT TO THE QUEEN 175-181 OXFORD ST. W.’, the back leg stamped ‘511192’, 48¼in (122.5cm)high, 49¼in (125cm) wide, 18in (45.8cm) deep. £300-400

496. An Edwardian mahogany and satinwood open armchair, the underside of the front rail inscribed ‘T.BROWN’. £150-250

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497. A set of 19th century pine hanging wall shelves, 31¼in (79.3cm) high, 28¾in (73cm) wide. £30-50

498. An Edwardian quartetto nest of mahogany occasional tables, inlaid stringing and chequer banding, 28in (71cm) high, 22in (56.1cm) wide, 14in (35.3cm) deep. (4) £250-350 498

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499. A pair of continental giltwood stools, with needlework upholstered tops, early 20th century, 11¾in (32cm) wide, 9½in (24.3cm) deep. (2) £60-80

500. An early Victorian mahogany whatnot, with oak lined drawers and brass castors, 53¼in (135cm) high, 21in (53.3cm) wide, 16in (40.6cm) deep. £300-400

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500 501. A late 19th century brass cellist’s stool, with a revolving adjustable seat, the underside stamped ‘C.H.HARE PATENTEE, SIMPLEX NO.1644’, 24in (60.8cm) high, 14½in (37cm) wide. £150-200

502. A 19th century mahogany washstand, with a twin hinged top, with three apertures, 34¾in (87.8cm) high, 12¼in (30.9cm) wide, 13¼in (33.8cm) deep. £100-200

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503. A 19th century mahogany chest, with inlaid stringing and banding of two short and three long drawers, fitted replaced brass handles, 37½in (95cm) high, 36¼in (92cm) wide, 18in (45.5cm) deep. £200-300

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504. An Edwardian mahogany serpentine bijouterie table, with bevelled glass to the hinged top, 29in (73.6cm) high, 24in (61cm) wide, 17in (43cm) deep. £100-150


505. A set of five mahogany dining chairs in George III style, each with a pierced and carved ladder back to a rexine drop-in seat, comprising: an open armchair and four side chairs, 19th century. (5) £150-200

506. A mahogany centre table, the circular tilt-top with a rosewood crossbanded edge, modern, 29½in (75cm) high, 60in (152.1cm) diameter. £300-400

λ 507. A Victorian rosewood demi-lune side cabinet, with a pair of arch moulded glazed doors with inset coromandel fret cut panels on a silk backing, enclosing a shelf, 35¾in (90.8cm) high, 34¾in (88cm) wide, 17in (43.3cm) deep. £500-800

508. A Victorian mahogany extending dining table, the moulded edge top with four additional leaves on lappet carved and fluted tapering legs to ceramic castors, 29¼in (74.1cm) high, 54in (136.8cm) deep. £1,000-1,500

509. A wing armchair in early 18th century style, on carved walnut front legs, late 19th century. £300-400

510. A late 19th century low tub armchair, on turned tapering front legs and castors. £100-200

511. An early Victorian mahogany and leather upholstered desk chair, on ceramic castors. £300-400

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512. A Victorian oak centre table in Gothic style, with a parquetry inlaid star top, on a cruciform base with leaf capped columns, 27in (68.4cm) high, 22½in (57cm) square. £200-300 513. A Victorian walnut and floral marquetry Wellington chest, with gilt brass mounts and six drawers, 52¾in (133.8cm) high, 23in (58.2cm) wide, 15in (38cm) deep. £500-700 514. A George IV mahogany chiffonier, with a cast gilt brass leaf gallery, and a cedar lined frieze drawer above a fixed shelf enclosed by a pair of replaced mirrored panel doors, 55in (139.7cm) high, 47in (119.5cm) wide, 18in (45.7cm) deep. £300-400

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515. A late Victorian mahogany twin pedestal desk, with nine drawers fitted replaced brass handles, 29½in (74.5cm) high, 48in (121.5cm) wide, 27¾in (70.3cm) deep. £200-300 516. A pair of Regency carved and later white painted side chairs, with leaf scroll and lappet decoration, on carved paw front feet. (2) £100-150 λ 517. A rosewood open bookcase on cabinet, 66½in (169cm) high, 30½in (77.5cm) wide, 15in (38cm) deep. £100-150

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518. A set of six 19th century Dutch mahogany and marquetry dining chairs, on sabre legs, comprising: a pair of open armchairs and four side chairs. (6) £300-500

519. A set of four early 19th century fruitwood side chairs, each with a later drop-in seat. (4) £100-150

520. A pair of Victorian tub armchairs, later upholstered on turned mahogany front legs and brass castors. (2) £400-600

521. A set of four 19th century mahogany side chairs, with bird’s eye maple panels, each with a drop-in seat on ribbed front legs. (4) £200-300

λ 522. A George IV rosewood library armchair, upholstered green leather with brass edging on brass castors. £800-1,200

523. A child’s mahogany open armchair in George III style, together with a child’s side chair. (2) £100-150

524. A set of six early Victorian mahogany dining chairs, each with a drop-in seat. (6) £400-600

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525. A modern upholstered armchair, on shepherd castors. £20-30

526. A mahogany side cabinet, in Regency style, with gilt metal mounts, with a pair of brass grille doors, 34½in (87.7cm) high, 38in (96.4cm) wide, 11in (28.3cm) deep. £300-400

527. A William IV mahogany side table in the manner of Gillows, on ribbed tapering legs to brass castors, 30¾in (78cm) high, 41¾in (106cm) wide, 21¼in (54cm) deep. £500-700

528. A late Victorian mahogany and marquetry envelope card table, with a frieze drawer and with an undertier, 29¼in (74cm) high, 21¾in (55cm) square. £300-400

529. An Edwardian mahogany hanging display cabinet, 25½in (64.5cm) high, 30¾in (78.3cm) wide, 8¼in (20.7cm) deep. £100-200

530. A late 19th century pine luggage stand, 18½in (47cm) high, 30in (76.2cm) wide, 18in (48.8cm) deep. £100-200

531. A mahogany dining table in Regency style, with an extra leaf, 28½in (72cm) high, 91¾in (232.5cm) long, 42¼in (107.5cm) wide. £200-300

532. A mahogany artist’s easel, 71½in (181.5cm) high, 25in (63½in) wide. £20-40

533. A late 19th century giltwood and gesso wall shelf, having three tiers and with scroll foliage decoration, originally with a mirror back, 39½ x 21in (100.5 x 53.5cm). £50-100

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534. A 19th century French gilt bronze and porcelain inkstand, the adjustor handle stamped ‘BREVET D’IMPORTATION ET DE PERFECTIONEMENT’, 5½in (14.2cm) high, 8¾in (22.2cm) wide, 5¼in (13.1cm) deep. £200-300

535. A Victorian brass inkstand in Renaissance revival style, 6½in (16.3cm) high, 15½in (39.3cm) wide. £20-40 This lot is to be sold without reserve.

536. A late Victorian brass owl inkwell, with glass eyes, the head hinged to a vacant interior, the foliage as a pen rest, 5½in (14cm) high, 3¾in (9.3cm) wide. £100-200

537. An early 19th century papier-mâché tray, decorated in gilt with butterflies and flowers, 22¾ x 30¾ (57.7 x 78.2cm). £100-150

538. A late 19th century French papiermâché tray, gilt decorated in Japanese style, 22 x 28in (55.7 x 70.8cm). £150-200

539. Two 19th century tôle trays, one with a pierced rim, the other with gilt and mother of pearl decoration, 20in (51cm) diameter, max. (2) £100-200

540. A painted coal bucket, decorated a farmyard scene, with a swing handle, 12¼in (31cm) high and a painted tin log bin, decorated nesting ducks, stamped ‘K.F.5521, N.G. LTD’, 1955, 25¾in (65.5cm) wide. (2) £100-200

541. A 19th century French tôle peinte chinoiserie tray, the reverse stencilled ‘72 Ctres’, 21¾ x 28in (55 x 71cm), an oval galleried tôle tray and a later folding stand. (3) £150-200

542. An early Victorian papier-mâché galleried tray, the rim decorated in gilt to a painted centre of flowers and a butterfly, 21 x 30.5in (53.4 x 77.4cm). £100-150

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λ 543. A late Regency rosewood book tray, with a turned spindle gallery and carrying handles, 7in (18cm) high, 16¼in (41cm) wide, 9½in (24cm) deep. £600-800 Sold on behalf of the executors of The Hon. Mary Anna Marten dec’d, of Crichel House, Dorset.

544. A George III mahogany moulded edge table top, 18½in (47cm) diameter, a late George III mahogany circular dish, 10¼in (26cm) diameter, an early 19th century mahogany table bookstand, 16½in (42cm) high and a George III knifebox, later converted. (4) £100-200

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This lot is to be sold without reserve.

545. An early 19th century mahogany cutlery tray, with a brass handle and twin divisions, 6½in (16.5cm) high, 16in (40.5cm) wide, 9½in (24cm) deep. £100-150 545 544

546. A 19th century ebonised wood magnifying glass, with a turned handle and a metal suspension ring, 11½in (29cm) long, the glass: 4¾in (12cm) diameter. £100-150

547. A 19th century Dutch ebonised picture / mirror frame, with a ripple moulded slip, 15¾ x 13¼in x (40 x 33.6cm). £100-150

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547 548. A 19th century continental carved wood and parcel gilt casket, with front and side apertures the reverse with a hinged door, 16in (40.6cm) high, 17¾in (45cm) wide, 8¼in (21cm) deep. £100-150

549. Four French leather photograph frames, 14¼ x 12in (36.3 x 30.4cm) max. (4) £80-120

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550. A late 19th century bronze figure of the Venus de’ Medici, on a turned wood socle, 8½in (21.2cm) high, a bronze bust of a man, indistinctly signed and a bronze of a young boy, signed ‘Benerdich’. (3) £200-300 551. A Bergman cold painted bronze, The Market Seller, an Arab sitting on a carpet, whilst smoking a hookah and holding an Egyptian ushabti and with three others to his side, the underside marked with ‘B in a vase’ and ‘Nam Greb’, 4in (10cm) high, 10in (25.4cm) wide. £500-700 552. No lot

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553. An Italian carved wood and painted nose, of lobed form with pierced nostrils, 5¼in (13.2cm) high. £100-150 554. A folding knife, with a 4in (10cm) watered blade and a brass mounted horn handle, 5in (12.5cm) closed. £150-200

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555. A pair of tailor’s sheaths by Wilkinson, the steel blades stamped ‘WILKINSON’S LINED BLADES’ and ‘9105924’, 15¼in (38.5cm) long. £50-100 557 556. A 19th century treen boot measuring stick, with numbered measurements up to 17, 18in (45.7cm) long and a horn carved with the name ‘J. GIBBS’, 12in (30.5cm) long. (2) £20-30 557. An early 20th century horn and metal duck call / dog whistle, 5in (12.5cm) long and a horn duck call, 4in (10.4cm) long. (2) £80-120

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558. A dated ceremonial gilt brass mace head, with a crowned lion surmount to a stem issuing leaves, the underside of the screw-off finial stamped ‘1715 AD’, 14¼in (36cm) high. £200-300

559. A Russian processional blessing cross, brass and enamel, the reverse with cyrillic text, 13¾in (35cm) high. £200-300

560. A 19th century Indian brass bowl, with bands of engraved decoration, 8¼in (21cm) diameter, together with an Indian brass tobacco box. (2) £200-300

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561. An Italian embossed bronze twin handled vase in Renaissance style, decorated with leaves, flowers, birds and beasts, 19th century, 9in (22.7cm) high, 11½in (29cm) wide. £100-200 560

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λ 562. An Indian gilt bronze desk seal and stand, the matrix with a bust of Neptune, the base stamped ‘GRISH, GRISH CHUNDER DUTT, BHOVANIPORE, CALCUTTA, E.P’, 4¾in (11.7cm) high, a 19th century papier-mache snuff box, an Austrian cold painted bronze of an Arab praying on a rug, a tortoiseshell box and cover, a pair of French mother of pearl opera glasses, stamped ‘IRIS PARIS’, a coquilla nut box and cover and a tortoiseshell blotter, with an applied gilt metal lizard. (8) £200-300

563. A set of five graduated brass bowls, 18in (45.4cm) diameter, max. (5) £80-120

563 564. An Indian copper, brass and white metal vase, decorated with Hindu gods, 3¾in (9.5cm) high and a copper and niello box with a hinged lid. (2) £250-350 564

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565. A late 19th century French gilt bronze oval box in Louis XVI style, the hinged lid with a portrait miniature of a Marie Antoinette signed ‘LEBRUN’, to a plush lined interior, 3in (7.4cm) wide. £200-300


566. A French carved and stained wood panel, a capriccio of the ancient Roman monuments at Nimes, 24½ x 28in (62 x 71cm). £200-300

567. A late George III mahogany apothecary’s cabinet, with ebonised and boxwood edging, with drawers and bottle partitions, vacant, 23in (58.5cm) high, 14in (35.5cm) wide, 10¼in (26cm) deep. £300-500

568. A 19th century mahogany tea caddy, inlaid stringing, the interior with twin yew lidded compartments, 8½in (21.6cm) wide, a pair of early 18th century brass tapersticks, 4½in (11.2cm) high and two Regency silhouettes, of John and Charles Tawse, 1807, in ebonised frames. (5) £100-200

569. A 19th century oak, ash and brass bound bucket, with a swing handle, 19¾in (49.7cm) high, 13in (33cm) wide. £100-150

570. A Russian pine lidded bucket, with a swing handle the body relief carved with sunbursts and flowers, 13¾in (35cm) high, 10in (25.5cm) diameter, together with a similar birch and beech barrel without a lid. (2) £150-200

571. A Huntley & Palmer’s biscuit tin in the form of a lamp, 9¼in (23.2cm) high, a Mackintosh’s ‘Bee Hive Toffee’ tin and a ‘Boar’s Head’ tobacco tin. (3) £60-100

572. A Victorian mirror backed display cabinet, with two adjustable glass shelves, the reverse with a door, 25in (63.3cm) high, 18in (45.6cm) wide, 10½in (26.5cm) deep. £80-120

573. An Italian mandolin, with the remains of a paper label ‘RAFFAELE MAZZ......, VICO L..., NAPO....’, 24in (61cm) long. £200-300 Provenance: Sir Henry Victor Bruce.

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574. McQuoid, Percy. A History of English Furniture, in four volumes, The Age of Oak, The Age of Walnut, The Age of Mahogany, The Age of Satinwood, published by Lawrence & Bullen, Limited, London, 1938, together with Nutting, Wallace. Furniture Treasury, Macmillan Publishing Company. (5) £50-100 574

575. A 19th century ebonised wood and bone mounted spinning wheel, 38½in (97.8cm) high, 18¼in (46.1cm) wide. £200-300

576. A French hardwood, brass and metal press, 29½in (74.5cm) high, 27¼ (69cm) deep . £150-200

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577. An early Victorian shellwork display of flowers, beneath a glass dome, 18in (46cm) high, 10½in (26.2cm) wide. £200-300 Sold on behalf of the executors of The Hon. Mary Anna Marten dec’d, of Crichel House, Dorset.

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578. A 19th century iron book press, marked ‘GUTTENBERG’, on a later wooden base, 10¾in (27cm) high, 15in (37.7cm) wide. £50-100

579. A set of four coloured lithographs of gymnasts, by Olivier Pinot, Edit ‡ Epinal,11x 8¼in (28.3 x 21cm) each mounted in glazed bird’s eye maple frames. (4) £20-30 579

578

580. A Chinese bronze belt hook, with silver and gilt inlay, probably Han dynasty, 6½in (16.3cm) long and a bone and leather pipe / flute. (2) £150-200

580 581. An early 19th century silkwork picture, depicting a nest of chicks being fed by a parent, in natural surroundings, 10½ x 15½in (26.6 x 39.4cm) in an associated giltwood frame. £100-150

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582. Two architectural wood capitals, 6in (15.3cm) high, 8½in (21.3cm) wide, an Istrian stone capital, a limestone church corbel and two ancient pottery vessels. (6) £200-300

583. A Victorian ruby glass wine flask, 7½in (18.7cm) high.

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584. A 19th century carved oak panel of a classical lady holding a laurel garland, the underside stamped ‘8 20’, 32 x 19¼in (80.9 x 48.6cm). £100-200

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583 585. Three 19th century bamboo, brass and metal library book grabs, 59¾in (151.5cm) long. (3) £40-60

586. Cecil Elgee (late 19th / early 20th century). Six pen and watercolour studies possibly for ‘Costumes and Characters of the British Raj’ illustrated by Elgee and written by Evelyn Battye, each titled and signed ‘C. Elgee’, 5½ x 3½in (13.6 x 8.5cm), three framed as one, glazed. (2) £80-120

587. A 19th century bamboo, brass and metal book grab, stamped 'C. HARRIS PATENT LEICESTER', 36½in (92.3cm) long. £20-30

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588. A set of fourteen Victorian botanical magic lantern slides by Carpenter and Westley, with four images per slide, each wooden slide stamped ‘COPPER PLATE SLIDER BOTANICAL’ and ‘CARPENTER & WESTLEY 24 REGENT ST LONDON’, each slide 13¾in (35cm) wide, houses in a pine box with a sliding cover. (15) £200-300

589. A Chinese porcelain armorial plaque, ground down from a larger dish and decorated with the arms of Percy Clinton Smythe, 6th Viscount Strangford, c.1800, 6.75in (17cm) diameter, together with a bronze buckle by Tiffany, New York, decorated the arms of the Colt family and a Regency gilt bronze armorial mount from the Prince Regent’s coach, later mounted, 6in (15cm) high, 5¼in (13.3cm) wide. (3) £50-100 Percy Clinton Smythe, 6th Viscount Strangford,was a diplomat, author and friend of Portugal and Brazil. He was the father of the George the 7th Viscount who fought the last duel in England. 587

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590. C. & J. Greenwood. ‘MAP OF THE COUNTY OF LINCOLN FROM AN ACTUAL SURVEY made in the Years 1827 & 1828, Published by the Proprietors Greenwood & Co. REGENT STREET, PALL MALL, LONDON, corrected to the present Period & Published Jan’y 26th 1831.’, a hand coloured engraved map, 25¾ x 30¼in (64.8 x 76.7cm), in a glazed oak frame. £100-150

593. Guillaume de L’Isle. ‘Carte De L’Egypte De La Nubie De L’Abissinie’, a hand coloured engraved map, dated 1707, 19¾ x 24¾in (50.3 x 62.8cm), a framed map of ‘Ancient Palestine’ by J. Rapkin, together with a map of Arabia, by J. Rapkin, the illustrations by J. Rogers; a map of Persia by J. Rapkin and a lithograph of ‘View of Nile, Ferry to Gizeh’ after David Roberts, all unframed. (5) £100-150

591. Johannes Blaue. ‘Monumethensis Comitatus Veracule Monmouth Shire’, a hand coloured engraved map, 14¼ x 18½in (36 x 47cm) in a later glazed oak frame. £60-100

592. Theodorum Danckerum. ‘Accuratissima Rheni Inferioris Mosae et Moselle Tabula’, a hand coloured engraved map, 20 x 23in (51 x 58.5cm) mounted and in a later glazed gilt frame. £80-120

594. PLAN of different Movements of ye Army of ye Allies under PRINCE EUGENE of SAVOY...from ye beginning of ye Campaign, to ye 24th of July, 1712... For Mr Tindal’s Continuation of Mr Rapin’s History of England, engraving, J. Basire sculp., 15½ x 19in (38.5 x 48.2cm) with 13 other engravings from the same series, later bound. £50-100

595. John Pine. ‘A CHART showing the several Places of Action between the ENGLISH and SPANISH Fleets with the Places where several of the SPANISH Ships were destroyed in their return to SPAIN NORTH about the BRITISH ISLANDS’, a hand coloured map engraved by H. Gravelot, and published by ‘John Pine, June 24 1739 according to Act of Parliament’, 15½ x 24½in (39.3 x 62cm) together with an accomapnying map of the progress of the English and Spanish fleets off the Dorset and Hampshire coasts, both later mounted, framed and glazed. (2) £500-700

596. Hermann Moll. ‘The North Part of Great Britain called Scotland’, pub by I & T Bowles and John King, with inset of Orkney and Shetland Islands, with 11 panoramic view of cities and castle, hand coloured engraving, 23¾ x 40in (60.5 x 101.5cm) £300-400

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Both these maps are taken from the famous tapestries that hung in the House of Lords charting the defeat of the Spanish Armada designed by Hendrick Vroom.

597. Herman Moll. ‘A New Map of the Upper Part of Italy...’ pub by C & I Bowles, with inset of Italy with the Adjacent Dominions about it &c., and 11 city plans, hand coloured engraving, 24½ x 40¾in (62 x 103.5cm) £300-400


598. An early 19th century French Prisoner of War bone and baleen model of a ninety gun ship of the line, fully rigged with pinned and planked hull and brass cannon, standing on a stepped straw-work marquetry base within a glazed and brass framed octagonal case, 6½in (16cm) high, 9¼in (23.3cm) wide, 4½in (11.6cm) deep. £4,000-6,000

599. A 19th century French Prisoner of War carved wood and polychrome model of H.M.S. Phoebe, a thirty-six gun frigate, fully rigged with a planked deck, with brass cannon and a carved figurehead, on a chevron banded stand, with a later title plaque and glazed case, 6½in (16.5cm) high, 8½in (21.4cm) wide, 3¼in (8.1cm) deep. £2,000-3,000

Provenance: Hampton & Littlewood, 21st June 2006, lot 259.

Provenance: Believed to have been purchased from the Parker Gallery and sold Duke’s, 1st June 2006, lot 615.

600. An early 18th century planked and framed model of a sixty gun man of war, painted and parcel gilt, with a carved crowned lion figurehead, the bronze cannon on carriages, the quarter gallery with mica windows, on a carved stand c.1730, restored, on a later plinth and with a later glass case, the model: 9¼in (23.4cm) high, 27in (68.5cm) long, 6in (15cm) deep. £800-1,200 Provenance: Christie’s, Marine Sale, 6th May 1994, lot 766. 600 detail

601. J Millan. Signals for the Royal Navy and Ships Under Convoy..with ye Additional Signals of Adm. Vernon &c & ye Flags of all Nations beautifully Engraved & Colour’d...1746, 22 pages, leather bound with gilt lines. £250-350

602. A 19th century sailor’s woolwork picture of a three masted sailing ship, flying the red ensign and other flags, with three attendant boats including a paddle steamer, 14¼ x 21¼in (36 x 53.8cm) in a later glazed frame. £800-1,200 Provenance: The Crabbe Family.

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603. Alfred Louis Habert (1824-1893). A classical lady making garlands of flowers, bronze, signed ‘HABERT’, 13¾in (34.6cm) high, 18in (45.8cm) wide. £500-600

604. A 19th century French bronze of Sappho seated on a stool with her lute, in the manner of Pradier, stamped ‘1481’, 14in (35.4cm) high, 14in (35.5cm) wide. £300-400

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605. A 19th century French bronze group of two winged classical figures, later mounted on a marble base, 12in (30cm) high. £200-300

606. A bronze group of two dancing cherubs, on a rouge griotte marble base, French, late 19th century , 7in (17.5cm) h and w. £100-150

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607. A bronze model of a nude woman, unsigned, late 19th / early 20th century, 19¼in (49.1cm) high. £80-120

608. ‘Le Réveil’: an Art Nouveau gilt bronze model of a nude female, signed ‘Pavid’, on a rouge griotte marble base, 14¼in (36cm) high. £400-600

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609. Walter Schott (German 1861-1938). Die Kugelspielerin (Ball player), bronze, signed ‘Walter Schott fec’, on a circular marble base, 18in (45.7cm) high. £800-1,200

611. B. Lillian Link (1880 - ). Pan, bronze, signed 'Copy B.L.Link,' 5¼in (13.4cm) high. £300-400

610. Raoul Francois Larche (1860 - 1912). Vingt Ans, bronze, signed Raoul LARCHE, stamped ‘SIOT - PARIS, V459’, 20¼in (51.4cm) high. £800-1,200

612. After Louis Albert Carvin (18751951). An Arab riding a camel, bronze, signed ‘L. CARVIN’, on a marble base, 6½in (16.5cm) high, 5½in (14cm) wide. £200-300

613. After Luca Madrassi (1848-1919). The fallen soldier, bronze, signed ‘L. Madrassi’ mounted on a wooden plinth, 12½in (31.6cm) high, 21½in (54.4cm) wide. £200-300

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614. A late 19th century Italian carved alabaster bust of a tearful young girl, wearing a bonnet and holding a spoon,16in (40.4cm) high, 14in (35.3cm) wide. £500-700

615. Emmanuel Villanis (1858-1914). A bust of a girl wearing a turban, marble, signed 'Villanis Paris', 24in (61.2cm) high, 17in (43cm) wide. £2,000-3,000

616. An Italian carved alabaster figure of a classical lady, leaning on a statue of a lion, early 20th century, 25¾in (65.5cm) high, 10¾in (27cm) wide. £1,000-1,500

617. A bronze death mask, with faint engraving, 6½in (16.5cm) high. £500-600

618. An 18th century gilt bronze figure, of a robed maiden holding a cornucopia, on a turned ebonised fruitwood socle, 10.5in (26.5cm) h, a bronze figure tied with ribbon and a gilt bronze figure of the Virgin. (3) £150-200 Provenance: The Ernest Ohly collection.

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619. A 19th century painted plaster figure of a seated gentleman, the reverse indistinctly inscribed ‘S. Braquette, 36........, London 1830’, 7¼in (18.2cm) high. £100-150

620. Goldscheider. An early 20th century Austrian cold painted terracotta model of a boy crabbing, signed 'B. Laucine', impressed stamps and 'REPRODUCTION RESERVES' AND '1067 58 24', 30½in (77cm) high, 14in (35.3cm) wide. £600-800


621. A large tridacna shell, 23in (58.5cm) wide.

£60-80

622. A small collection of 19th century carved stone frieze fragments, decorated with lion's masks and shells above leaf and fruit swags, 19¼in (49cm) high, 51in (129.4cm) wide, max. £200-300

623. A Japanese pottery garden seat, 18in (45.6cm) high, a reconstituted stone garden urn on a fluted socle, a pair of cast iron urns on reconstituted stone plinths. (6) £150-200

624. A Coade Stone style garden urn, with stiff leaf decoration to a ribbed body, 37½in (95.2cm) high, 19in (48cm) diameter. £100-200 624 623

625. A carved marble urn, with a ribbed body on a socle base, 18 / 19th century, 19in (48.2cm) high, 27in (68.5cm) wide. £600-800

626. A composition stone model of a Tasmanian Tiger, 15½in (39.4cm) high, 44¾in (113.5cm) long. £100-200

627. A lead bird bath, modelled with a putto seated on a shell with a bird, on dolphin supports, 22¾in (57.5cm) high, 14¼in (36.3cm) wide. £200-300

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628. A pair of pottery urns on stands, with a lustre glaze, 40½in (103cm ) high. (4) £50-100

629. A terracotta garden group of a boy and a goose, 25in (64cm) high, together with reconstituted stone oval relief plaque of a lion, 18½in (47cm) wide. (2) £100-200

631. A painted wood garden bench, with handles and a wheel, 35in (89cm) high, 88in (223.5cm) long. £100-200

633. A pair of 19th century cast iron Gothic railings in the manner of Pugin, 27in (67.7cm) high, 58¾in (149.1cm) wide. (2) £100-150 Provenance: The Collection of John Scott.

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630. A terracotta garden urn, decorated classical masks and floral swags, 18¾in (47.7cm) high, 18½in (47cm) wide. £80-120

632. An iron and wooded slatted bench, with an applied plaque ‘This seat stood in the Pavillion at Lords for 99 years, 1891 to 1989,’ 84¼in (214cm) long. £200-300

634. A small collection of late Victorian cast iron garden border railings, 9½in (24cm) high. (9) £50-100


635. A pair of square lead planters, 19½in (49.5cm) high, 20½in (52cm) square. (2) £400-600

637. A large marble topped table, on an Empire style steel base, modern, 29¼in (73.8cm) high, 86¾in (220cm) wide, 38¾in (98cm) deep. £400-600

636. A pair of fiberglass garden models of recumbent lions, each with a terracotta finish, 20in (51.3cm) high, 45½in (115.5cm) wide, 15¼in (38.7cm) deep. (2) £80-120

637A. Two stone gargoyles, 11in (28cm) and 9¾in (24.7cm) high. (2) £600-800

638. A white painted wirework birdcage, 43in (109.5cm) high, 24in (61cm) diameter. £40-60

Provenance: By repute Christchurch Priory, circa 1350.

639. A stone gadrooned urn, on a shaped stepped base, 31in (79cm) high. £200-300

640. A pair of stone covered urns, with fluted bands, 33in (84cm) high. (2) £400-600

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641. Two carved stone figures of seated dogs, 29¼ (75cm) high. (2) £400-600

642. A reconstituted stone figure of Venus, after Botticelli and another, 55¼in (141cm) high. (2) £100-150

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643. A small stone octagonal font, on triune column, 34¼in (87cm) high. £300-400

644. A reconstituted stone figure of Venus, 54¼in (138cm) high. £400-600

645. A stone fountain, in the form of a putto with a dolphin on a plinth, 35¾in (91cm) overall. £300-400

646. A stone urn, possibly Haddonstone, with a band of classical figures, 34¼in (87cm) high. £200-300

647. A figure of a classical goddess, 60¾in (154cm) high. £300-500 645

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648. A stone lantern, pierced with a coat of arms on pedestal, 76¾in (195cm) overall. £400-600

649. A 19th century Italian marble group, of a lady with a child standing on a chair, 38¼in (97cm) high. £200-300

650. A collection of ten terracotta urns, one with a wrought iron stand, largest 39½in (100cm) high. (10) £400-600

651. A bronze armillary sphere, on a spiral carved baluster pedestal, 58¼in (148cm) high. £300-400

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650

652. A stone garden bench.

£100-150

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653. A circular stone table top, on a turned column, 50¾in (129cm) diameter and a pair of modern reconstituted stone benches. (3) £300-500 The table was bought as a 16th century banker’s table.

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654. A Senufo heddle pulley, with a bird head finial and incised line decoration, 6½in (16.5cm) high, on later stand. £150-200

655. A Guro heddle pulley, with three raised notches to back of neck, 8¾in (22.2cm) high. £200-300 Provenance: James Delmege. Purchased in 1970/72.

658. An Ibo stool, with incised linear and feather decoration, with a central disc column and eight scroll supports, 15¼in (38.6cm) high, 13¼in (33.6cm) diameter, and another Ibo stool, 13in (33cm) high. (2) £400-500

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656. A Guro heddle pulley, with reel, 8½in (21.6cm) high. £100-20 Provenance: James Delmege. Purchased in 1970/72

657. A Baule heddle pulley, 7¾in (19.7cm) high. £200-300 Provenance: James Delmege. Purchased in 1970/72

659. A Nupe stool, with a geometric carved top on ten legs, 8¼in (21cm) high. £80-120


660. A Baule heddle pulley, 7¾in (19.7cm) high. £150-250

661. A Guro heddle pulley, 7¾in (19.7cm) high. £150-250

662. A Baule heddle pulley, 6¼in (15.9cm) high. £150-250

Provenance: James Delmege. Purchased in 1970/72.

Provenance: James Delmege. Purchased in 1970/72.

Provenance: James Delmege. Purchased in 1970/72.

664. An African carved wood stool, supported by a long legged elephant with undertier, 21¼in (54cm) high. £200-300

663. A Baule heddle pulley, 4¾in (12.1cm) high. £100-200 Provenance: James Delmege. Purchased in 1970/72.

665. Two Nupe stools, Nigeria, both with geometric carved tops and ten legs, 12¼in (31cm) high. (2) £300-400

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666. A Benin bronze, of a figure playing a flute, 16½in (42cm) high. £200-300

667. A Benin bronze group, of a blacksmith working on a knife and a kneeling figure presenting beetle nuts and a tortoise, 7¾in (19.7cm) high, a Benin head and a standing warrior. (3) £100-200

668. An Ife style bronze head, 8½in (21.5cm) high, a seated Oba and two standing warriors. (4) £50-150

670. Two Nigerian bronze Ibio figures, male and female, 3¾in (9.5cm) high. (2) £60-80

669. Two Akan brass kuodu, both with geometric decoration and lids, one with a pierced base, 4½in (11.5cm) high, and four figural gold weights. (6) £40-60

671. A pair of Hausa brass stirrups, decorated with applied scrolls, the underside with bands of geometric engraving, 10½in (26.6cm) high, three Hausa leather sheathed knives, three brass bowls and an axe. (9) £250-350 Provenance - Sir Herbert Richmond Palmer (1877 - 1958)

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672. A Tiv axe, Nigeria, the blade issuing from a round head with a coiled metal bound stem and a cast brass handle, 13¾in (35cm) long. £200-300 Provenance - Sir Herbert Richmond Palmer (1877 - 1958) 673. A Tiv brass snuff ring, 3in (7.5cm) high.

£50-100

Provenance - Sir Herbert Richmond Palmer (1877 - 1958)

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674. An Ashanti brass currency bracelet, 3in (7.5cm) wide. £80-120 674 λ 675. A Congo ivory bangle, 1.25in (3cm) w, 5in (13cm) dia. £500-600 Provenance - Ex. collection Pierre Loeb.

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Ex. collection Monika Wengraf.

λ 676. A Congo ivory bangle, with moulded edges, 1.75in (4.5cm) w, 4.75in (12cm) dia. £800-1,200 Provenance - Ex. collection Pierre Loeb. Ex. collection Monika Wengraf.

677. A collection of Zulu beadwork, to include: a wide necklace, 9½in (24cm) diameter, a covered cylindrical container, a small rectangular bag, a necklace with leather shaped panels, a necklace with breast plate, a pair of earrings, three other necklaces, a petrified seed necklace with old label inscribed Ashante War 1874... , a Sudanese beadwork, cowrie shell and leather cache sex, 28½in (72.5cm) long, two engraved brass bangles, one with fish and flowers and an Ashanti doll. £200-300

λ 678. A Zulu claw and bead necklace, 14½in (37cm) long, a Zulu spoon with alternate band decorated back, 15in (38cm) long, and a buffalo horn sectional whip, 23½in (60cm) long. (3) £80-120

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679. An Ashanti carved wood panel, depicting Oba with attendants and two soldiers, a priest and a mounted male, 18¾ x 41in (47.6 x 104cm). £200-300 680. An Ashanti carved wood panel, depicting Oba holding two crocodiles each with a fish in mouth, flanked by further fish, 12 x 24in (30.5 x 61cm) and another panel depicting Oba with four attendants. (2) £150-250 681

681. A Senufo carved wood door, decorated birds, reptiles, dogs, antelopes, a staff and geometric patterns, with lock, 55 x 28½in (139.6 x 72.4cm). £200-300

682

Provenance: James Delmege. Bought in 1970 from Lippel. 682. A Dogon carved wood small door, 13½in (34.3cm) high. £100-150 683. A carved cabinet on stand, the top with a bust holding two snakes surrounded by fish and crocodiles, the sides and back with monkeys, leopard, figures harvesting, two crocodiles, the two doors with snake entwined trees and birds, with two fixed shelves, 38¾in (98.5cm) high, 21½in (54.5cm) wide. £200-300

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684. A Mangbetu carved folding chair, with plaited reed seat, 40in (101.5cm) high. £200-300


685. An Ashanti mancala board, carved on a stool base, 25in (63.5cm) wide. £100-200

688

689

686. A Somalia wood headrest, the open twin supports with carved interlaced basket weave design, 6¼in (16cm) high. £150-250

690

691

687. A Somalia wood headrest, the curved top with incised lozenge decoration to underside, 7½in (19cm) high. £100-150

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688. A South African walking cane, wood, the handle carved a moustached man’s head, 35½in (90cm) long. 689. A Nigerian staff, the handle carved an officer, 20¾in (52.5cm) long.

693

694

£150-250 £40-60

690. An East African carved wood staff of office, with a standing female figure, with part ebonised staining, 57¾in (146.8cm) long. £100-200 691. An African staff, carved a monkey head with serrated teeth, 35in (89cm) long, and another carved a head with a domed cap, 36in (91.5cm) long. (2) £150-200 692. A Mende staff, carved a head with stepped ribbed coiffure, with ribbed neck and four cylinders and a knot, 39¼in (99.5cm) long, and another with head and a caged ball, 36¼in (92cm) long. (2) £200-300 693. A Zulu wood staff, with a carved head handle, 32in (81.2cm) long.

£200-300

694. A Tanzanian staff, with a carved head finial and ebonised knops, 54in (137cm) long.

£100-150

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695. A Bwa antelope mask, with incised striped decoration in white, ebonised and red pigment, 19¾in (50.2cm) high. £200-300

696. A Bwa plank mask, 42¼in (107.2cm) high. £400-500

695

697. A Bamileke buffalo head helmet mask, with white ebonised and red pigment, 16¾in (42.5cm) high. £200-300

696

697

698. A Baga mask, polychrome decorated on a stand, 27¾in (70.5cm) high. £100-150

699. A Burkino Faso bird mask, polychrome decorated, 25in (63.5cm) high. £300-400

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700. A Eket style mask, with black, white and blue pigment, 11½in (29cm) high. £150-250

701. An Eket mask, 12½in (31.6cm) high. £100-150

702. A Fang style mask, ebonised and red pigment, 15½in (39.3cm) high. £200-300

703. A Dan mask, with crusty patination, 12½in (31.5cm) high. £200-300

704. A Marka mask, with sheet metal and fabric tassels, 18¼in (36.2cm) high. £200-300

705. An Angolan mask, with light engraving to forehead and below the eyes, 8in (20.4cm) high. £150-200

707. A Songye mask, 11in (28cm) high. £80-120

708. A mask, (18.5cm) high.

Provenance: Dr G A C Gordon, 1920-1936. Based in Port Harcourt, Nigeria.

706. An East African mask, 13in (33cm) high. £100-150

possibly

Congo,

7¼in £60-80

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709. A Yaure mask, with off set coiffure and red face, 13¾in (35cm) high and a another mask with remains of cloth back. (2) £150-200

710. A Punu mask, with ebonised, white and red pigment, 12¼in (31cm) high. £130-150

709

710

711. Three African carved wood masks, 16¾in (42.5cm) the highest. (3) £150-250 Provenance: Dr G A C Gordon, 1920-1936. Based in Port Harcourt, Nigeria.

712. A Dan mask, with ribbed coiffure outline and white pigment, 15in (38cm) high. £250-350

711

712

713. A Lengola mask, with scarifications, 10½in (26.5cm) high, a carved wood mask with white pigment and another with stippled decoration. (3) £150-200 Provenance: Dr G A C Gordon, 1920-1936. Based in Port Harcourt, Nigeria.

713

714. A Chokwe style mask, with ebonised red and white staining, 11in (28cm) high. £80-120

715. A Makonde lipico helmet mask, with inset hair, 9in (23cm) high and two helmet masks, with cloth, cowrie shell, metal and beadwork. (3) £200-300

714

715

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716. An Ashanti maternity figure by Kwaku Bempah, father of Osei Bonsu, pre 1920, with angled ovoid heads, the mother with the child on her back, with protruding thumbs and with a bead necklace, on a later wood stand, 18in (46cm) h. £2,000-3,000 Provenance - Ex. collection Monika Wengraf.

717. A Mumuye or Chanba standing male figure, his head with a single crest, flared ears and incised beard, top of chest with similar decoration, straight arms with hands turning into the belly, on shaped legs, 19in (48cm) h, dark patination with losses to his right leg, on a later square stand. £1,000-1,500 Provenance - Ex. collection Monika Wengraf.

718. A Wazaremo ebony maternity figure, with a triple angle coiffure and bead eyes, supporting an infant on her back and wearing a loin cloth, feet damaged, 13in (33cm) h, on a later stand. (2) £1,000-1,500

719. An Angi maternity figure, seated on a twin support stool, holding her left breast and supporting an infant on her lap, bead necklace and waist girdle, ringed neck and ribbed coiffure, 18in (46cm) h. £2,000-2,500

Provenance - Ex collection Josef Herman.

Provenance - Old collection prior to 1940.

Ex. collection Monika Wengraf.

Ex. collection Monika Wengraf.

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720. A Chokwe comb, finely carved with a head and wirework to the neck, traces of red pigment, 6½in (16.5cm) high. £40-60

721. A Bissagos wood spoon, the fig shape bowl with a faceted handle and head terminal, 5in (12.7cm) long. £50-100

722. A Baule passport mask, with white pigment to the eyelids, 16¾in (17cm) high on stand, and two Dan passport masks. (3) £100-150

723. An Oceanic eliptical bowl, with pierced lug lifts, 20in (51cm) long, a coconut and palmwood ladle, with handwritten label, Ceylon, 16in (40.5cm) long and an oblong feast bowl with six lug feet, open side handles and a relief crescent, 27½in (70cm) long. (3) £100-150

724. Three Dan passport masks, each with medial forehead ridges, one with ears, 4¾in (12cm) highest. (3) £150-250

725. An Ashanti comb, with carved and pierced decoration, 14in (35.5cm) high and another comb carved a head. (2) £50-100

λ 726. An African carved wood comb, with Janus figure handle, 14in (35.6cm) and a carved bone axe. (2) £80-120

727. A Baule large spoon, 25¼in (64cm) long. £40-50

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λ 728. A Baule style carved ivory standing figure, with elaborate coiffure, face and body scarifications with hands gripping beard, 7½in (19cm) high. £300-400

729. An oblong basket, with a bound metal rim and swing handle, 18in (45.8cm) wide. £300-400

728 730. A Tutsi basket and cover, with stepped line decoration, 13in (33cm) high, another similar basket with dash decoration and a larger basket with cover. (5) £100-200

730 731. Two African carved wood pouring vessels, with incised decoration and spouts, 9in (23cm) and 5½in (14cm) high, a wood bowl with a reeded edge and single handle, 16in (40.5cm) diameter and a large spoon. (4) £100-200

729

732

λ 732. An African carved bone and copper wire fly whisk, decorated a seated figure, 19in (48.2cm) long. £30-40

731

λ 733.A Loango carved ivory seated figure, with neat ribbed coiffure and hands around shins, 1¾in (4.5cm) high. £100-200

734. An African terracotta head, with ribbed decoration, 5½in (14cm) high, a bronze anklet with circle decoration and two early bronze axe blades. (4) £100-150 734 733

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735. A Yoruba cast brass bird headdress, realistically modelled with a pierced band with fibre mount, 11in (28cm) long. £150-200

736. A Luba mask, with applied shell fragments and brass eyes, 14in (35.5cm) high. £100-200

737. A Congo mask, with domed coiffure and scarifications, 12¾in (32.4cm) high. £100-150

739. An Ogono small mask, 6in (16.2cm) high. £150-200

740. A Yoruba helmet mask, with an animal crest, 10in (25.5cm) high. £150-200

Provenance: Evard De Rouvre Collection, Paris. M. Jean-Luis Sonnery - purchased in May 1978.

738. A Yoruba female offering figure, holding a vessel with a child on her back and a pot on her head, polychrome decorated, 18in (45.8cm) high. £300-500

741. A Yoruba kneeling figure, carrying an infant, 23in (58.4cm) high. £80-120

742. A Yoruba kneeling female offering figure, a chicken with a lift-off cover, 12in (30.5cm) high. £300-400

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743. An African carved seated male figure, on a stool with horn earrings and bracelets, holding a staff, 37½in (95cm) high. £400-500

744. An African carved figure of a standing tribesman, 54in (137cm) high, and a cowrie decorated bow and quiver. (3) £100-150

743

744

745. An African carved stylised female figure, with red and white pigment, 63in (160cm) high. £400-600

746. A Zulu hide shield, the reverse inscribed S. REEL and D.HUXLEY, 58in (147.4cm) high. £200-300

745

746

747. A painted cloth panel, depicting the Battle of Adwa (or Adowa), 34 x 72½in (86.5 x 184cm). £40-50 The Battle of Adwa was fought on Marsh 1st 1896 between the Ethiopian Empire and Italy.

747

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748. A Fang seated figure, holding a cup with inset sheet brass eyes, 23½in (59.6cm) high. £200-300

749. A Hemba male figure, with a stylised plait back coiffure, 14½in (37cm) high. £100-150

750. A Hemba warrior figure, with cross back coiffure, 25½in (64.8cm) high. £200-300 Provenance - ex. Bartlow Museum, Essex.

751. A Punu mask, 11¾in (30cm) high. £100-150

752. A Fang mask, with crested coiffure and ebonised and white decoration, 21½in (54.5cm) high. £150-250 751 752

753. A Kuba mask, with a woven headdress, applied cowrie shells and feathers, 13in (33cm) high, on a later stand. (2) £300-400

754. A Bembe Echawokaba helmet mask, with red and white pigment, 18in (45.6cm) high. £300-400

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755. A Baule seated female, with an offset coiffure and white pigment to eyes and mouth, 17½in (44.5cm) high. £150-200

756. A Dogon kneeling female, with raised arms, 25½in (65cm) high. £200-300

757. A Congo standing female figure, with body scarifications, 12¾in (32.5cm) high. £150-200

758. A Dan mask, with white stripe across the eyes, 9¼in (23.5cm) high. £80-120

759. A Dan mask, with plaited fibre applied coiffure, 9½in (24cm) high. £80-120

758

759

760. A Hemba monkey mask, 11in (28cm) high. £150-250

761. A Yombe mask, with ebonised white and red pigment, 11in (28cm) high. £150-250

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761

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762. Two Ethiopian carved wood models of canoes, each with figures, jars and baskets, 18½in (47cm) long. (2) £40-60

763. A Benin bronze head, with pierced aperture to top, 7½in (19cm) high. £150-250

762 763 764. A small collection of Ethiopian/ Sudanese clay pipes, two drums, a finger piano, a basket weave and leather covered container, four spear heads, a folding mancala board, a silver coloured metal khanjar in presentation box, other knives and beadwork. (alot) £100-200

766. A Cameroon brass bell, with two bands of linked circles and a bifurcated serpent handle, 7¾in (19.6cm) high, a pair of brass male and female figures, 11in (28cm) high, a pair of brass equestrian groups, a Benin style brass bust, a brass seed pod and a hip mask. (8) £200-300

764

767. An Ethiopian clay lip plate, 3¼in (8.3cm) diameter, various brass, bronze and aluminium bangles and earrings, a brass equestrian group and a beadwork bracelets, bangles and necklaces. (alot) £100-200

766

767 768. A palmwood dart spear, with a zigzag decorated mouthpiece, 63½in (161.2cm) long, a Hausa leather and skin steel bladed knife and a kukri. (3) £40-60

769. An African standing male figure, with simple coiffure and holding a vessel, with beads, 19½in (49.5cm) high, an Ashanti seated maternity figure and a carved hardwood crucifix. (3) £80-120 768 769

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770. A Mosi bird mask, with an open diamond cresting, ebonised red and white pigment, with old repairs, 33½in (85cm) high. £200-300

771. An Ashanti ceremonial brass knife, with a seated male figure and pierced and incised blade, 18in 45.7cm) long. £100-150

772. A Yoruba cast brass blacksmith’s staff, seated holding a fly whisk in his right hand, with iron shaft, 19th century, 11.25in (28.5cm) h, on a later stand. (2) £800-1,000 Provenance - Ex. collection Monika Wengraf.

773. A Tutsi ceremonial iron knife, with a square shaft with beadwork decoration to a rattan bound wood handle, 32.5in (82.5cm). £250-300 Provenance - Old collection prior to 1940. Ex. collection Monika Wengraf.

774. A Tutsi ceremonial double bladed iron knife, with twist stems and a beaded handle, 16.5in (42cm) l. £100-200 Provenance - Ex. collection Monika Wengraf.

775. A short sword, with an 18¾in (47.6cm) long fullered steel blade, with a fine South African brass wirework handle, one side with interlaced circles, 25½ (65cm) long. £200-300

776. A Mgombe executioner’s knife, incised decorated shaped blade and twin knopped wood handle, 26½in (67cm) long. £80-120 773

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777. A South African staff, with a mushroom knop, with a brass collar inscribed ‘E.T.H. ZULULAND, MAR 24TH SEPT 4TH, 1879, LIEUT GENERAL SIR EDWARD HULTON, FIELD PLACE,’ 36¾in (93cm) long,

778. Three 19th century tribal staffs, two possibly North American, another West African, 36½in (92.8cm) long. (3) £60-100

779. A Zulu hardwood knobkerrie, with angled ovoid head and a pointed terminal, 19th century, 27¾in (70.5cm) long. £200-300

780. A South African Zulu wood staff, with a stylised zoomorphic finial, 52¾in (134cm) high. £150-200

781. Two 19th century Zulu dance staffs, with moon heads and twisted shafts, 30in (76.2cm) long and 27¾in (70.5cm) long. (2) £150-250

and another staff, part spiral fluted, 45in (114.2cm) long. (2) £80-120

782. A Zulu knobkerrie, with a spherical head and three bands of bicolour wire, 28¼in (72cm) long. £150-250

784. Four African staffs, with similar carved shafts, the handles as antelope, a disc and a head, 37¼in (94.5cm) the longest. (4) £100-150

785. A Senufo staff, with a seated female figure finial, 19½in (49.5cm) high. £80-100

783. A Zulu knobkerrie, with an off centre spherical finial having depressions to top and base, with a knopped shaft, 34¾in (88cm) long. £150-200

786. A wood club, with a stitched and worked leather covered ribbed ovoid head, 22in (56cm) long. £100-150

787. A Zulu knobkerrie, with wire banding, the spherical end with brass studs, 28½in (72.4cm) long, and a similar spear, 37¼in (94.5cm) long. (2) £800-1,000

788. A Bamana staff, Kulikoro district, with a standing female figure terminal, with incised line decoration, having a single crested coiffure and pierced ears and nostrils, 44.5in (113cm) h. £200-300 Provenance - Ex. collection Monika Wengraf.

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789. A Baule catapult, with a janus mask finial linking another mask and U supports, 6¾in (17.2cm) high, on later stand. £100-150

790. A Baule catapult, carved with two masks, 6¾in (17.3cm) high and a Guro catapult, 8in (20.2cm) high. (2) £40-60

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790

791. A Senufo ointment jar and cover, of cauldron from raised on four shaped legs and a fire spitter mask cover, 4½in (11.5cm) high. £100-200

792. A Senufo fire spitter passport mask, carved with a reptiles and two masks, 5½in (14cm) long. £100-200

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792

Provenance: James Delmege.

793. A Mossi doll, with incised decoration and beads, 5¼in (13.5cm) high, on a later stand. £40-60

794. A Baule whistle, 5in (12.6cm) long. £20-30

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794

795. A Dogon wood door lock, carved an equestrian group and with bolt, 18in (45.8cm) high. (2) £150-250

796. A Bambara door lock, carved as a reptile, 22in (56cm) high, with bolt and key. (3) £150-250

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799

797. A pair of Yoruba Ibeji female figures, with slight variations, blue coiffure and beads, 10¾in (27.4cm) high and 10in (25.4cm) high. (2) £500-600 798. A Yoruba Ibeji female figure, with a four point coiffure with blue pigment, with beads, brass necklace and bangle, 9¾in (24.8cm) high. £400-500 799. A Yoruba Ibeji female figure, the remains of blue pigment to coiffure, with bead and iron bangles, 9¾in (24.8cm) high. £250-350 800. A Yoruba Ibeji figure, with hooked coiffure, beads and metal bangles, 11¾in (30cm) high. £100-150 801. Two Yoruba Ibeji figures, one with blue coiffure and mouth, the other with remains of blue, 10½in (26.5cm) the highest. (2) £80-120 802. A Yoruba Ibeji female twin figure by Abegunde of Ede or his son, with five point coiffure with blue pigment, scarifications to the face, bead necklace, pointed breasts and hands on thighs to a circular base, 10.5in (26.5cm) h. £1,200-1,500 Provenance - Ex. collection Monika Wengraf.

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£250-350

Provenance: Mark Eglington Gallery. 804. A pair of Yoruba Ibeji female figures, one with a bead necklace, 9½in (24cm) high and 9¾in (23.5cm) high. (2) £250-300 Provenance: Ex Sebastiano Barragallo collection. 805. A pair of Yoruba Ibeji twin female figures, with remains of blue to the coiffure and with beads, aluminum rings and coins, 11in (28cm) high. (2) £100-200 806. A Yoruba Ibeji male figure, with a high coiffure and cross top, 10½in (26.6cm) high. £100-150 807. A pair of Yoruba male and female Ibeji figures, with beads and traces of blue pigment, 11¼in (28.5cm) high and 11in (28cm) high, on ebonised brass bases. (2) £150-250 Provenance: Mark Eglington Gallery. 808. Three Yoruba Ibeji female figures, one with blue coiffure and camwood powder, 8½in (21.5cm) high. (3) £150-200

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807

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809. A Dan mask, 9½in (24.5cm) high. £150-200 Ex private collection, purchased in London 1960s.

810. A Masai carved hardwood mask, 10½in (26.6cm) high. £80-120 809

810

811. A Pomu mask, with traces of white band to forehead, 11½in (29cm) high. £150-250

812. A Dan mask, with cloth surround applied cowrie shells, bells and fibre, 12½in (31.6cm) high. £200-300 811

812

813. A Lega mask, with incised line and polychormed decoration, with fibre beard, 11in (28cm) high. £150-200 Provenance: Dr G A C Gordon, 1920-1936. Based in Port Harcourt, Nigeria.

813 814

814. A Cameroon mask, with applied beads and copper discs, 15½in (39.4cm) high. £200-300

815. A Bini antelope mask, with inset mirror fragments, 11½in (29cm) high. £150-200

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816. A Luba mask, with white pigment, 13¾in (35cm) high. £150-250


817. A Lobi stool, the top with relief carved band of lozenges, 17in (43.2cm) long. £80-120

818. A Ugandan headrest, with a leather strap, 6in (15.2cm) high and a Senufo headrest, 4¾in (12cm) high. (2) £100-150

819. A South African zoomorphic headrest, depicting a buffalo, some aged cracks and glossy surface, 6¼in (16cm) high. £400-500

820. A West African stool, with shaped lifts on twin supports, 21¼in (54cm) long, and another on three legs. (2) £200-300

821. A North African ebonised headrest, 7in (17.8cm) high.£50-80

822. A west African backrest, of tripod form, 6¼in (16cm) high, 30½in (77.5cm) long. £300-400

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λ 823. Two Lega tortoiseshell masks, with pierced apertures and stamped ring and dot decoration, with fibre coiffure, 10in (25.4cm) high. (2) £400-600 Provenance: Dr G A C Gordon, 1920-1936. Based in Port Harcourt, Nigeria. λ 824. Two Lega carved bone standing figures, male and female back to back, standing on four masks, 5½in (14cm) high. (2) £100-200 Provenance: Dr G A C Gordon, 1920-1936. Based in Port Harcourt, Nigeria.

823

λ 825. Four Lega carved bone seated figures, with conical coiffure, 9¾in (23.5cm) the highest. (4) £100-150 Provenance: Dr G A C Gordon, 1920-1936. Based in Port Harcourt, Nigeria. λ 826. A West African carved animal bone, with figures and masks on a plaster and wood base, 20¼in (51.4cm) high. £100-200 λ 827. A Congo carved elephant bone, with four masks and six standing figures, 12½in (32cm) high. £300-400 Provenance: Dr G A C Gordon, 1920-1936. Based in Port Harcourt, Nigeria. λ 828. An African carved bone stylised head, probably an elephants’ femur, 21½in (54cm) high. £150-250 829. A Ndaka eliptical mask, with white and stippled pigment decoration to the eyes with fibre beard, 12in (30.5cm). £80-120 824

826

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828

829


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831

833

835

834

830. Two Congo carved wood figures, with girdle shoulders and waists with basket-weave carving, 17in (43cm) and 16½in (42cm) high. (2) £200-300 Provenance: Dr G A C Gordon, 1920-1936. Based in Port Harcourt, Nigeria. 831. A northern Nigerian standing figure, with white circle decoration, red mouth and ears, 14in (35.5cm) high. £100-150 832. A Luba seated maternity figure, holding a baby, 14¾in (37.5cm) high. £80-120 833. A Mende standing female figure, wearing a loin cloth, 20½in (52cm) igh. £150-250 834. A Songye female figure, with pierced hole to crown of head, 10½in (26.6cm) high. £100-150 835. A Luba seated female figure, holding a pot with lid, 13in (33cm) high. £100-150 836. A Senufo seated maternity figure, 15in (38cm) high.

£100-200

837. A Kongo maternity figure, seated with back scarifications, filed teeth and with a metal bead to her forehead, and cradling a child, 10¼in (26cm) high, on a later stand. (2) £300-400

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838. A pair of East African figures, possibly Sukuma or Kerewe, the larger with breasts supporting a ‘handle’, 16¾in (42.5cm) and 13in (33cm) high and a Kamba stool, 14¼in (36cm) diameter. (3) £200-300 Provenance - Dr Lionel Fells Dr Fells was in Uganda with the colonial office in 1907 and worked among the Buganda from 1911-1918. The figures were reputedly presented to him by a chief in gratitude for curing one of his wives. Ex Christie’s South Kensington, 4.12.90, lot 148 Ex Bonhams, Oxford, 19.01.11, lot 375

838

839 839. A Congo stool, carved a standing figure with an open base, 17¾in (45cm) high. £100-150

840. A grain grinder, with two stylised bird handles on a domed base with a central circular recess and worn inner edge, 23½in (59.5cm) high, on a later stand. £300-400

841

841. A Nigerian mask, with protruding coiffure and flat nose, with red ebonised and white decoration, with fibre attachment, 12in (30.5cm) high. £250-350

840

842. A Bakino Faso helmet mask, with cresting and applied fibre, 23in (58.5cm) high. £200-300

843. A Dan Kaogle mask, with fibre beard, 16in (40.6cm) high. £100-150 843 842

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844. A Mambile mask, with protruding eyes, open muzzle, ears and horns, orange, ebonised and white pigment, 24in (61cm) high. £200-300

845. A Mambile mask, with a quadruple horn cresting, ebonised, red and white pigments, 25½in (65cm) high. £150-250

846. A Baule ‘Goli’ mask, with a red face with black border and horns, 14in (35.5cm) high. £300-400

847. A Mambile mask, with protruding eyes one inset a seed and with orange pigment finish, 14½in (37cm) high. £100-200

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848. A Bambara doll, with remains of fabric, studs removed, mounted on a wood block, 15¼in (38.6cm) high. £300-400

849. A Dogon zoomorphic ritual bowl, the sides with a relief standing figure, allover encrusted patination, 11¾in (30cm) long. £100-200

850. A West African large bronze bride price bracelet, cast with a bell, with basket weave and ribbed decoration, 9in (23cm) long. £100-150

851. A Lobi standing male figure, with crested coiffure, 10¾in (27.4cm) high, and a standing figure with outstretched arms, 13½in (34.4cm) high. (2) £100-200

852. A Songye group, with male and female bodies and four heads, with bound cane bangles and a horn finial, 17½in (44.5cm) high. £150-250

849

848

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855

853

858

856

857

853. A Bembe style standing male figure, with fibre neck and waist bands, 21in (53.3cm) high. £120-150 854. An Ashanti akuba doll, with beads, 15¾in (40cm) high. £100-150 855. A Congo power figure, Songye style, 13in (33cm) high. £100-200 856. A Yoruba Gelede helmet mask, the headdress with an animal and knives, 13½in (34.2cm) high. £100-150 857. A Senufo seated female figure, with multi lobed coiffure, face and body scarifications, 20½in (52cm) high. £200-300 858. A Yombe mask, 13in (33cm) high.

£150-250

859. A Yaka mask, with cloth horns and fibre beard, 29in (73.6cm) high. £300-400 860. A Songye Kifwebe mask, with stripe decoration, 16¼in (41cm) high. £150-200

859

860

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861. A Fang style Heddle Pulley, 14in (35.5cm) high. £150-200

862. A Baule heddle pulley, with triple crest coiffure, 11in (28cm) high. £100-150

863. A Baule heddle pulley, with a mask finial on an open frame, worn through use, 9½in (24cm) high. £150-200

864. A Yoruba carved wood pipe, 11¾in (30cm) long. £40-60

865. Two Lobi figures, 12in (30.5cm) high and 9in (23cm) high. (2) £150-200

866. A Mbole seated male figure, with twin crest coiffure and traces of white pigment to the face, 11in (28cm) high, on a later stand. £150-200

867. A Guro female figure, with abdomen scarifications, 9¾in (24.8cm) high. £150-200

868. A Bambara seated female figure, on a later base, 28in (71cm) high. £200-300

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869. A Senufo mask, 19½in (49.5cm) high. £80-120

870. A Cameroon helmet mask, with horns and an animal crest, 15½in (39.4cm) high. £300-400

871. An Igbo mask, with twin horn coiffure, with ebonised and white pigment decoration, with staple repairs, 15¼in (38.6cm) high. £150-250

872. A Yaure mask, with a bird crest, 15½in (39.5cm) high. £300-400

873. A Yombe seated maternity figure, with incised geometric decoration to back, 12in (30.6cm) high. £150-200

874. A Luba standing female figure, with body scarifications, 33in (84cm) high. £300-500

875. An Igbo mask, with narrow forehead and carved circles around the eyes, polychrome decorated, 9in (23cm) high. £200-300

876. A Fang head, with brass nail eyes, to a tapering support, 18in (45.6cm) high, in a later wood stand. (2) £200-300

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877. A Bambara antelope headdress, 31in (78.8cm) high, with a later stand. £300-400 Provenance: James Delmege. Purchased in New York in 1954.

878. A Dan mask, 9½in (24cm) high. £100-200 Provenance: James Delmege. Bought in 1972 from Lippel.

879. A Yoruba staff for Shango, with a kneeling female with thunderaxe and holding two clubs, with beads, 15in (38cm) high, on later stand. £300-400 Provenance: James Delmege.Bought in 1968 from Lippel. 878

877

879

880

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880. An Ashanti akuba female doll, the back of the head incised decoration, with beads, 14½in (37cm) high, on a later stand. £300-400 Provenance: James Delmege. Bought in 1970 from Lippel. 881. A Baule standing female figure, with tied coiffure, face and body scarifications and with two applied brass studs, 17in (43cm) high. £800-1,200 Provenance: James Delmege. Bought in 1970 from Lippel. 882. An Anyi or Attye standing female figure, with plumed coiffure, ring neck, scarifications and beads, 17in (43cm) high, on a later wood stand. £600-800 Provenance: James Delmege. 883. A Bambara mask, with oxidised sheet metal, 14in (35.5cm) high. £100-200 Provenance: James Delmege. 884. An African mask, possibly Pende, with distorted features, 9¼in (23.5cm) high. £250-350 Provenance: James Delmege. Bought in 1972 from Lippel. 885. An Anyi or Attye standing female figure, with square raised coiffure and white finish, with fine bead necklace and scarifications to body and face, 11¼in (28.5cm) high, on a later stand. £300-400

882 881

Provenance: James Delmege. Purchased from Lippel 1968

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886

887

888

889 886. A Tanzanian marriage group, of a bound male and female, 8¼in (21cm) high. £80-120

887. A Gabon fertility figure, with red and white pigment to the face and a dug-out back, 19in (48.2cm) high. £500-700

888. A Bambara mask, with antelope crest and covered with sheet metal, 28in (71cm) high. £100-150

889. A Luba style carved wood ancestor figure, with horn and cowrie shell headdress, holding two figures above a mask, 16¼in (41.2cm) high. £200-300 890

891

Provenance: Dr G A C Gordon, 1920-1936. Based in Port Harcourt, Nigeria.

890. A Bambara style mask, with female figure and twin horn cresting, 22in (56cm) high. £300-400

891. A Songye standing figure, with abdomen and leg scarifications, without arms, 9in (23cm) high. £150-250

892. A Marka mask, with red cloth and stamped sheet brass mounts, 15in (38cm) high. £400-600

893. A West African carved and polychrome decorated mask, 21in (53.2cm) high. £100-150 892

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894

895

897

896

894. A Baule standing female figure, with fine coiffure and scarifications to back of neck, the girdle strap with polychrome decoration, 15¼in (38.6cm) high. £300-500

895. A Kongo standing figure, 13½in (34.3cm) high. £300-400

896. A Chokwe standing figure, with ridged coiffure, coffee bean eyes, left arm missing, 12¼in (31cm) high. £250-350

897. A Baule seated maternity figure, with a child on her back and another breast feeding, with ebonised patina and white pigment, 29¼in (74.3cm) high. £300-400

898. A Songye fetish figure, with a horn, sheet metal and studs, with fabric and vellum, 36½in (93cm) high. £250-350

898

899

899. A Congo seated female figure, on a buffalo base, 24in (61cm) high. £150-200

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900. A Cameroon beadwork and cowrie shell rectangular cache sex, 26in (66cm) wide. £150-200

902. A Cameroon beadwork and cowrie shell rectangular cache sex, with a brass bell, 15in (38cm) wide. £150-200

901. A Cameroon beadwork rectangular cache sex, 31in (78.8cm) wide. £150-200

903. A Cameroon beadwork and cowrie shell cache sex, of triangular form, 7¾in (19.6cm) wide. £200-300

904. A Cameroon beadwork and cowrie shell rectangular cache sex, with four brass rings, 6in (15.2cm) wide. £100-150

905. A bead strand necklace, 27in (68.5cm) long and another with hardstones and metal beads, both with handwritten labels ‘Necklace taken from Khalifa’s Harem after Battle of Omburman, March 1893, 1900.’ (2) £100-200

906. A small collection of beadwork, some rattan backed, including belts, neacklaces, bracelets and a Slade’s Toffy Dewsbury covered tin. (15) £100-200

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907

908

909 907. An East African ball headed club, with a central ridge and a tapering terminal, 22½in (57cm) long. £150-200 908. A wood and polychrome decorated paddle staff, with a triform head painted a band of chevrons, 56¾in (144cm) long. £150-250 910 909. A Songye shield, with kifwebe mask, the reverse with a handle, 37¾in (96cm) high. £100-200 910. A Yoruba staff, carved a mask with shaped cresting to a flattened carved terminal, traces of red and white pigment, 17in (43cm) long. £400-500 911. A South African knobkerrie, with a depressed faceted globular finial, 26¾in (68cm) long and a beadwork covered blue glass bottle, 9¼in (23.5cm) high. (2) £80-120

911

912

912. A Yoruba staff, carved a mask with pointed coiffure, the leather bound handle, 21¾in (54.2cm) long. £100-200 913 913. A South African knobkerrie, 24¼in (61.5cm) long. £100-200 914. A Sudanese leather shield, 41¼in (104.6cm) high, a crocodile shield, 21in (53.3cm) high, a copper wire bound axe, a horn and metal staff, a vellum bound quiver and a shaped club with incised decoration. (6) £150-250 914

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917 915

916

915. Literature - Thierry Secretan, Going into Darkness, 1995; Christaine FalgayrettesLeveau, Arts d'Afrique, 2000; Anthony J P Meyer, Oceanic Art, 1995; The Tervuren Museum, Masterpieces from Central Africa; Diane M Pelrine, Affinities of Form, 1996; Sandro Bocola, Afrikanische Sitze, 1994; Jean-Baptiste Bacquart, The Tribal Arts of Africa, 2000; Susan Vogel, Africa Explores 20th century African Art, 1994; Miklos Szalay, African Art from the Han Coray Collection 1916 - 1928, 1998; Bernard de Grunne, The Birth of Art in Africa, Nok Statuary in Nigeria, 1999; Cole Aniakor, Igbo Arts: Community and Cosmos, 1984; Evan M Maurer, Spirits Embodied; Art of the Congo, Selections from the Helmut F Stern Collection, 1999; Arts & Cultures, No.2, 2001; African Masks from the Barbier-Mueller Collection, 2002; Manuel Jordan, Chokwe!, 1998; Susan M Vogel, Baule, African Art Western Art, 1997; Suzanne Preston Blier, Royal Arts of Africa, 1998; Frank Willett, African Art, 1997. (18) £200-300

917. A Congo carved wood oliphant, 20½in (52cm) long, a gourd bottle with carved bone spouts and cowrie shell applied ring, a carved bone and wood pipe and two gourd water scoops. (5) £250-350

916. Literature - Anthony J P Meyer, Oceanic Art, Vol. I, 1995; Duncan Clarke, African Hats and Jewelry, 1998; Laure Meyer, Black Africa, 1992; Art and Craft in Africa, 1995; Nooter, Secrecy, African Art that conceals and reveals, 1993; Tom Phillips, Africa, The Art of a Continent, 1999; Adler & Barnard, African Majesty, the textile art of the Ashanti and Ewe, 1995; Sieber & Herreman, Hair in African Art and Culture, 2000; Art/artifact, African Art in Anthropology Collections, 1989; Allen F Roberts, Animals in African Art, 1995; Drewal, Pemberton & Abiodun, Yoruba, Nine Centuries of African Art and Thought, 1995; Klaus E Muller & Ute Ritz-Muller, Soul of Africa, 2000; Ladislas Segy, Masks of Black Africa, 1976; African Sculpture, 1958; S L Kasfir, Contemporary African Art, 2000. (15) £200-330

920. Nancy Weir Sheppard (nee. Huntly b.1890 - ?). Portrait of a seated lady, with a tribal mask and two figures behind her, signed N. Huntly over Sheppard, oil on canvas, unframed, 24 x 20in (61 x 51cm) £200-300

Provenance: Dr G A C Gordon, 1920-1936. Based in Port Harcourt, Nigeria. 918 918. A Somali headrest, the central column with a plaited leather handle, 6½in (16.5cm) high, and another with incised decoration. (2) £150-200

919. Sketches on the River Congo, by Mr Herbert Ward, one of Mr H.M Stanley’s companions, two coloured engravings, 14 x 18.5in (35.5 x 47cm) and a third by E.J Glave and H. Ward. (3) £200-300 919

The Mende figure behind the sitter appears to be the same figure offered by W. O. Oldman in 1906.

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922. A Chokwe Chihongo mask, with diced coiffure, C shaped ears, eliptical slit eyes above scarifications and open mouth with teeth, to a flat protruding chin, 7.5in (19cm) h, on a later stand. (2) £1,000-1,500 Provenance - Ex collection Josef Herman. Ex. collection Monika Wengraf.

923. A Ghana terracotta portrait head, with ribbed coiffure and scarification on the checks, 19th century, on a later stand, 8.25in (21cm) h. £800-1,200 Provenance - Ex. collection Monika Wengraf.

922

923

924. A Yaure mask, with pointed coiffure and white pigment decoration, 15½in (39.4cm) high. £300-400

925. A Luba seated male figure, supporting a footed bowl, with an incised basket design band, a pair of lug handles with cable decoration, the rim decorated a lines and beads, the figure with raised scarification by the ears and large penis, 8.75in (22cm) h, 10.5in (26.5cm) l. £1,500-2,000 Provenance - Ex. collection Josef Herman. Ex. collection Monika Wengraf.

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926. A Kwele mask, with black, red and white pigment decoration, 10½in (26.6cm) high. £100-150

927. A Baule mask, 13½in (34cm) high. £200-300

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928. A Songye Fetish figure, with two masks flanking an inset horn, with hands on abdomen, with nut, vellum and copper bands, 12½in (31.6cm) high. £150-250

λ 929. An African figure, with polychrome face and a single tooth, 14in (35.5cm) high. £150-200

930. An African ebonised standing figure, with crest coiffure, 20½in (52cm) high and a carved head with applied sheet metal, 14¾in (37.3cm) high. (2) £80-120

931. Three West African figures, a mask and a seated pottery figure. (5) £80-120

932. A Fang style head, mounted on a wood, bark and raffia base, 8½in (21.5cm) high, a seated fetish figure, a mask with raffia and a pottery vessel. (4) £50-100

933. A Numji doll, with beads and a bell, on a metal stand, 26½in (67cm) high. £150-200

934. A Chokwe mask, with open mouth and teeth, termite damage, 10¼in (26cm) high, a monkey mask and a Lega style mask. (3) £100-150

λ 935. A Chokwe style carved bone seated figure, 10in (25.4cm) high. £100-150

936. Two Mambila style figures, 23½in (59.6cm) and 19½in (49.5cm) high. (2) £200-300

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939

938 937

940

937. A Baule standing female figure, with a crested coiffure and scarifications, with ebonised highlights, the base with inventory number 5149, 14¼in (36cm) high, on a later wood stand. £800-1,200 938. A Baule standing male figure, with fine coiffure, scarifications to neck and back and beads around one ankle, 11½in (29cm) high, on a later wood stand. £800-1,200 939. A Yoruba standing male figure, 11½in (29cm) high. £100-150 940. A Mumuye large standing figure, having a stylised head with single crest coiffure, notched rectangular ears and scarification to face, long neck, angled torso and arms, on eliptical shape legs, 33.5in (85cm) h, on a later stand. £1,600-2,000 Provenance - Ex. collection Dr Dobbs, 1950. Ex. collection Monika Wengraf. 941. A Dogon standing female figure, holding a child, 29in (73.6cm) high. £100-200 942. A Northern Nigeria standing male figure, possibly Mambile, the head at a slight angle to his right and an inlaid peg coiffure, the eyes with nails to an open mouth with tongue, oval shoulders with tapering arms and angled hands, bent legs to oblong feet, 16.5in (42cm) h, on a later stand. £1,000-1,500 Provenance - Ex. collection Monika Wengraf.

941

942

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943. A Bambara antelope headdress, with incised decoration, 15¼in (38.6cm) high, on a later wood stand. £600-800

944. A Mumuye primordial couple sharing one pair of legs, both with flat faces with white circle eyes and incised mouths, and single crest coiffure, the left figure with cuts to the nose, linked with cloth binding, angled arms and bodies with a ribbed oval central section to bent legs and feet, 14.25in (36cm) h, on a later perspex stand. £2,500-3,000 See Chamba for similar in the Willy Mestach collection. Provenance - Ex. collection Monika Wengraf.

943

944

945. A pair of West African standing figures, with beads, 13½in (34.4cm) high. (2) £40-60

946. A set of three Sierra Leone stone ‘grave’ figure, representing a family, each with a piercing at top of head, 9in (23cm) high, the largest. (3) £80-120

947. A South American pottery vessel, modelled as a seated figure, 7¼in (18.5cm) high, and another of a standing male figure, damages, 6in (15cm). (2) £100-150

948. A Benin style brass mask, with a crown issuing snakes, 13in (33cm) high. £100-150

949. A Baule mask, with a border with two further heads, poles and pierced arches, 16in (40.6cm) high. £100-200

950. A Javanese mask, with a triple head crest, 12¼in (31cm) high. £50-80

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951 951. A Mangbetu carved wood split drum, in the form of a dog, 20½in (52cm) long with two part coated sticks. (3) £150-250 952. A Mangbetu carved wood instrument, with a vellum covered base to a mask and triple figure finial, one side with remains of a wax seal, 31½in (80cm) high. £100-200

952

953. A Fang style mask, with ebonised red and white pigment, 17in (43cm) high. £200-300

954. A West African pot and cover, with figural supports and finials, 33in (84cm) high. £50-100

955. Two Kota reliquary figures, with copper wire and sheet banding, 18½in (47cm) high and 22¼ (56.5cm) high. (2) £120-150

956. A Nigerian seated maternity figure, with child breast feeding, 9¼in (23.5cm) h. £40-50

957. An Eshu illness mask, with an applied gourd to the forehead and cowrie shell necklace, 13in (33cm) high. £300-400

958. A Yaka mask, with polychrome decorated fabric headdress, and straw hair, with carrying handle, 27in (68.5cm) high. £200-300

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962

960

959

959. A Senufo carved standing bird figure, 29in (73.6cm) high. £100-200 960. A West African standing female figure, with single crest coiffure, Mosi area, 23in (58.4cm) high on a later stand. £300-400 961. A Fulani brass horse, 7¾in (19.6cm) high and a carved slave, bound in chains, 11¾in (29.8cm) high. (2) £80-120

963

964

962. A Lega fetish figure, carved with 8 heads, all with white faces, four with punched dots, the base representing male and female, 20¼in (51.4cm) high, on a later wood stand. (2) £200-300 963. A West African carved wood crocodile, with encrusted surface, 18¼in (46.3cm) long and a standing wood figure, 11in (28cm) high. £100-200 Ex private collection, purchased in London 1960s. 964. An African turned wood stem bowl, with a flared rim, 8¼in (21cm) high, 12¼in (31cm) diameter. £60-80 965. An African mancala board, of zoomorphic form, 30in (76.2cm) long. £100-150

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966. A Mende helmet mask, carved with horns and two birds, 18½in (47cm) high. £300-500


967

968 969 967. A Nok fragmentary pottery male figure, 500BC - 500AD, with relief arms and genitals, 6in (15cm) h, 9in (23cm) l, on a later stand. (2) £300-400 Provenance - Ex. collection Monika Wengraf.

968. A West African large stool, with four male and female standing figures, 23in (58.5cm) high, 21½in (54.5cm) diameter. £300-500 969. A Bameleke terracotta pipe, the bowl modelled as a seated figure with his chin resting on his left hand, with a nobbly stem, 30.5in (77.5cm) h, on a later stand. £500-600 See Paul Gebauer, p.343, M48 for a pipe by the same hand. Provenance - Ex. collection Monika Wengraf. 970. Three Lega masks, Bwami secret society, mounted on panel, 17½in (44.5cm) the largest, an Ivory Coast carved figure, similarly mounted and a carved family group, 23¾in (60.3cm) high. (3) £2,500-3500 Provenance - Ex John Meredith Esq. collection. 970

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971. Two Aboriginal boomerangs, with fine textured finish, 26in (66cm) the longest. (2) £60-80 Provenance - the smaller Christie’s 26th March 1996, lot 269.

972. An Aboriginal boomerang, with allover textured decoration and red pigment, 22in (56cm) and another with rain and water symbols, 24½in (62cm) wide. (2) £250-350

973. An Aboriginal swan neck club, with incised line finish and painted inventory number 247/2, 28in (71cm) long, and two boomerangs, one with a textured finish, the other with remains of white pigment to one end, 24½in (62cm) long. (3) £40-60

974. Four Aboriginal boomerangs; one with fine line marking and glossy patina, one incised with arches and hatching, another with painted bands, 30¼in (77cm) wide, the largest. (4) £150-200

975. An Aboriginal churinga, incised panels of squares, with red pigment, one end pierced, 23¼in (59cm) long and a paddle shape churinga, with diaper panels finely incised the symbols, the reverse with textured finish, inventory number A.P.016., 8in (20cm) long. (2) £200-300

976. An Aboriginal message stick, with linked circle and dotted line symbols (waterholes and rain), 15½in (39.4cm) long and another message stick, with spiral bands, 12½in (31.8cm) long. (2) £150-180

977. An Aboriginal club, with incised line decoration and notched band to the handle, 25¾in (65.4cm) long and an Aboriginal digging stick, decorated notched symbols, 27in (68.5cm) long. (2) £40-60

978. An Aboriginal churinga, one side carved with various symbols the reverse with a crocodile, 21¼in (54cm) long. £200-300

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979. An Aboriginal throwing club, slightly curved with an ovoid head and a ribbed pointed end handle, 28in (71cm) long, and a boomerang, 25¼in (64cm) long. (2) £40-60

980. An Aboriginal boomerang, with shallow textured finish, 22¼in (56.5cm) long. £80-120

981. An Aboriginal boomerang, shallow chip carved with bordered panels of a spirit ancestor and other X symbols, 23in (58.5cm) long. £120-150

982. An Aboriginal boomerang, with shallow texturing to both sides, 21½in (52cm) wide. £200-300 Provenance - Collected by Major John Slater, 1959.

983. An Aboriginal fishing spear, with a textured finish, 23in (58.4cm) long and a boomerang, inscribed F.ROBERTSON, 21in (53.3cm) long. (2) £40-60

984. An Aboriginal woomera, line decorated snake, feet, clubs and a zig-zag, with pitch handle, the reverse with textured finish, 28in (71cm) long. £80-120

985. An Aboriginal parrying shield, both sides decorated angled line symbols, 27¾in (70.5cm) long and a woomera (spear thrower), the inner curve decorated lozenges, 33¼in (84.4cm) long. (2) £150-250

986. An Aboriginal woomera, the curved side with incised symbols, the reverse with shallow texturing, 34¼in (87cm) long. £200-300

987. An Aboriginal woomera, spear thrower, with incised symbols to one side, 26¼in (66.6cm) long. £200-300

Provenance - Collected by Major John Slater, 1959.

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988. A Maori tewhatewha, battleaxe, the ‘axe’ blade having two pierced holes, on a flattened tapering shaft with carved decoration towards the terminal, 40¾in (103.5cm) long, with accompanying letter from the premier of New Zealand, Richard Seddon, dated 18th Febr. 1901. £600-800

989. A Maori wahaika, hand club, of spatulate form with a curved edge with a carved tiki and a short handle with suspension aperture and carved tiki head terminal, 15½in (39.3cm) long. £200-300

990. A Maori carved wood wahaika, hand club, with a tiki to the curve of the blade and handle terminal, 15in (38cm) long. £200-300

The letter states ‘also a Maori battleaxe presented by the Hon. W. Swanson, M.L.C.’ The Hon William Swanson (1819 - 1903) was a noted Aukland politician and prominent Member of the Legislative Council. His wife, Ani Rangitunoa, a Maori chieftainess, descended from a chiefly line of the Ngati Kahunguna tribe.

991. A Maori taiaha, quarter staff, with a carved tongue terminal on a tapering shaft with flattened end, remains of paper label, 54¾in (139cm) long. £400-600

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992. A Maori carved walking cane, with allover notch and line patterns, 36¼in (92cm) long. £80-120

993. A Maori tewhatewha, battleaxe, the ‘axe’ blade with single piercing on a flattened tapering shaft, carved a stylised mask towards the terminal inset with abalone eyes, one missing, the blade with remains of paper label, 53in (134.5cm) long. £800-1,200

994. A Maori carved wood staff, with masks, notches and lines, with a flared handle, 36¾in (93.4cm) long. £300-400


995. A Maori carved standing tiki, with mother of pearl eyes and holding a patu, 11in (28cm) high. £200-300

λ 996. A mounted pair of wild hog tusks, with silver coloured metal mounts inscribed TUSKS OF A WILD HOG KILLED BY JOSIAH RICHARDS IN NEW ZEALAND OCTOBER 1878,

997. A Maori jade carved tiki, with the remains of red pigment to eyes, 1¾in (4.5cm) high. £400-600

5in (12.8cm) diameter and another tusk. (2) £40-60

999. An Aboriginal boomerang, decorated images of Australia, the reverse inscribed A. Perrett, Maker Sapervuse 8-1-36, 27in (68.5cm) long, an Aboriginal boomerang with notched bands to one end. (2) £20-30

1000.Three Aboriginal boomerangs, 24¼in (61.5cm) the longest. (3) £40-60

1001.Four Aboriginal boomerangs, 25½in (646cm) the longest. (4) £40-60

1002.Two Aboriginal boomerangs, with incised line decoration, 30¾in (78cm) the longest. (2) £60-80

1003.Three Aboriginal boomerangs, two with incised decoration, 28in (71cm) the longest. (3) £40-60

1004.Two Aboriginal boomerangs, one with short dash decoration and remains of typed label ‘Lent by H.B.T.Strangways Esq.’ 22¼in (56.5cm) long. (2) £60-80

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1005. An Aboriginal churinga, with angled incised line decoration, 25¼in (64cm) long. £80-120

1006. Two Aboriginal churingas, 19th century, line decorated squares, emu tracks and a tree, 18¾in (47.5cm) long, the other with circles and semicircles, both pierced at one end. (2) £200-300

1007. Two Aboriginal churingas, 19th century, line decorated arches and clubs, both with red pigment, 18in (45.7cm) the longest. (2) £200-300

1008. An Aboriginal parrying shield, of eliptical form with incised lozenge decoration and an integral handle, 32½in (82.5cm) long, and a parrying shield with similar decoration and applied handle, 32¼in (82cm) long. (2) £200-300

1009. An Aboriginal club, with pointed ends and textured finish, the handle with notched finish, 28in (71cm) long, and another plain club. (2) £60-80

1010. An Aboriginal sword club, with a curved blade, 22¾in (58cm) long and an Aboriginal boomerang, 23¾in (60.4cm) long. (2) £40-60

1011. An Aboriginal swan neck boomerang, with incised fluted lines and part to the reverse, 24½in (62.2cm) long, and a boomerang, 22½in (57cm) long. (2) £40-60

1011A. An Aboriginal wood club, tapering to a point with part incised fluting, 27½in (70cm) long. £100-150

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1012. An Aboriginal boomerang, shallow carved panels of symbols with a red pigment ground, 21½in (54.5cm) long. £100-200

1013. An Aboriginal chopping boomerang, one side with shallow grooved texture to the handle, the reverse inscribed ‘To Major John Slater from his friends in English Electric’ and records of Hits from 27.5.59 - 17.7.59,’ with subsequent notches, 29¼in (74cm) long. £200-300

1014. An Aboriginal boomerang, 20¼in (51.3cm) long, a spear, cut, 50½in (128.2cm) long, a spear tip and a carved crocodile, 21in (53.2cm) long. (5) £40-50

1015. An Aboriginal boomerang, incised wiggly lines and short dashes, 28¼in (71.6cm) long. £60-80

1016. An Aboriginal boomerang, with incised zig-zag decoration, 25in (63.5cm) long. £100-150

Provenance - Collected by Major John Slater, 1959. The English Electric Thunderbird rocket was tested in Australia in 1959.

1017. An Aboriginal bullroarer, of oblong form, one side with geometric incised line decoration, the other with textured finish, one end pierced, 10in (25.4cm) long and another smaller, 7¾in (19.8cm) together with a boomerang and a spear. (4) £300-400

λ 1018. Two Aboriginal nose bones, one applied feathers, 10in (25.6cm) long, the other with hair. (2) £40-60

1019. An Aboriginal carved Boab seed pod, with a figure, animals and boomerangs, 9½in (24cm) long and an Aboriginal boomerang. (2) £20-30

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1020. An Aboriginal club, wood with incised fluting to the tapering bulbous head, 23¾in (60.2cm) long. £100-150 1021. An Aboriginal club, with tapering ends and a slightly bulbous head, with allover texture finish, 38in (96.5cm) long, and a pole club with pointed ends, one with textured finish, 39¼in (99.5cm) long. (2) £80-120

1020

1022. An Aboriginal barbed spear, 97½in (247.5cm) long, repaired and another in two parts. (2) £350-400 1021 1023. An Aboriginal didgeridoo, with eucalyptus gum mouthpiece, 54in (137cm) long. £200-300 1024. Two Aboriginal kurdaitcha feather shoes, 10in (25.5cm) and 9in (22.8cm) long, a hair girdle and two other pieces, one with a stone weight. (5) £80-120

1022

1023

1024

1025. A Sepik River mask, with bound cane and feathers, 29in (73.6cm) high. £300-400

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1026. A Sepik River mask, with cane, fibre and feather mounts, 17in (43cm) high. £200-300

1027. A Sepik hanging mask, with inset cowrie shell eyes, one missing, with painted decoration, 29in (73.6cm) high. £150-250


1028. A Papa New Guinea large mask, of curved form with carving and applied shells, the reverse with a handle, 64¼in (163cm) high. £250-350

1030. A Sepik River painted cane Yam mask, 11in (28cm) high and a Sepik hook, 18¼in (46.3cm) high. (2) £200-300

1029. A Papua New Guinea gope board, with ebonised red and white pigment, with a pierced nose and a handle, 40½in (103cm) high. £300-400

1031. A Sepik carved drum, with reptile skin membrane, ebonised, red and white pigment, 20in (50.8cm) high. £300-400

1032. A Sepik River cane didagur mask, 26½in (67.4cm) long. £300-400

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1033. Two Sepik carved wood small amuletic figures, one with carved scrolls to its back, mounted in perspex stands, 6½in (16.5cm) high. (2) £400-500

1034. A Sepik carved wood model canoe, with crocodile head and panelled decoration, with traces of red and white pigment, 9¼in (23.5cm) long. £100-200

Provenance: James Delmege. Bought from Gallery 42 in 1970.

Provenance: James Delmege.

1035. A Sepik carved wood head, fragment, 8in (20.3cm) high, on later stand. £100-200

1036. A Sepik Mei mask, of slender form with cowrie shell eyes and a long projection from the nose with a beaked bead terminal and a pointed tongue under, with painted scroll decoration, the reverse with a crescent shape suspension loop, 25½in (65cm) high. £600-800

Provenance: James Delmege.

Provenance - James Delmege. Purchased from Gallery 42, 1974.

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1037. A Sepik River female spirit carving, Yamok, with inset shell eyes and a pierced nose with fibre, white, red and black pigment, 18in (45.6cm) high on a metal stand. £300-400

1038. A Sepik ancestor figure, with traces of white pigment, 19½in (49.5cm) high. £150-250

1039. A Sepik River mask, with a serrated protruding mouth, raised eyes and a tapering crest with applied animal hide and hair, 12in (30.5cm) high. £300-400

1040. A Sepik food hook, ebonised wood, 31¼in (79.5cm) high. £300-400

1041. A Sepik River suspension hook, with carved scroll decoration, one side with a central ridge, 50¼in (127.6cm) high. £300-400

1042. A Polynesian wood pounder, with a facetted shaft and stylized carved base with scrolls, 27¾in (69.2cm) high. £100-200

1042A. A Sepik River carved wood maternity figure, standing holding a child on her left hip, her ears pierced, on a domed base, the reverse with seated mother breast feeding her child, 34.5in (87.5cm) h. £500-600

1041

Provenance: The collection of Josef Herman.

1040

1042

1042A

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λ 1043. Some Curious collected by Stanley Mylius, to include a ‘Tongan fishing line and hook, presented to me by King George I of Tonga. Oct. 1894,’ ‘Plaited Woman’s Hair from Solomon Islands Pacific Ocean 1895,’ ‘Part of an Exploded Whaling Bomb..,’ ‘Part of ancient Egyptian Sarcophagus I found in 1892 in the Grenfell Tombs..’ a scarab, two shabti, a torso and prayer sheets, all mounted behind a glazed frame, 20 x 25¼ (51 x 64cm). £400-500

1044. An Asmat standing male figure, 24½in (62.2cm) high. £300-400

1045. An Indonesian seated figure holding a bird, 11½in (29cm) high. £100-200

1046. A Fiji kava bowl, with four stepped legs and remains of handle, 6½in (16.5cm) high, 15¾in (40cm) long. £250-350

1043

1047. A bark belt, with chevron and notched decoration, 10½in (26.5cm) diameter. £250-350

1048. An Indonesian carved wood pouring bowl, of eliptical form with relief lions, one with spout through its mouth, 12¼in (31cm) long. £200-300

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1049. A Nias seated figure, with plumed headrest and holding a vessel, 11in (28cm) high. £150-200

1050. A Papa New Guinea woven sorcerer’s bag, with strands of teeth and shells, 16in (40.6cm) wide, mounted. £350-450

1051. A Sepik carved wood bowl, with stylized decoration, with red and white pigment, 12¼in (31cm) diameter. £300-400

1049

1050

1052. A Tami Islands feast bowl, carved as a bird, with tail, wings and a fish in its mouth and talons, remains of lime, 34in (86.5cm) long. £300-500

1052

1053. An Easter Island carved wood fish, 11in (28cm) long. £80-120

1051

1054. A Papa New Guinea carved wood betel nut bowl, with a knopped stem, 5in (12.6cm) high. £80-120 1053

λ 1055. An oval Melanesian tortoiseshell dish, with decorated border, 6½in (16.5cm) long and a New Guinea Sepik wood figure, 9in (23cm) high. (2) £80-120

1054

1056. A South African oblong bowl, 14½in (37cm) long. £30-40

1055

1056

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1057. A Fiji ula, throwing club, with zig-zag incised decoration to the handle, 1st half of the 19th century, 14½in (37cm) long. £300-500

λ 1058. A Fiji ula, throwing club, with a lobed head inlaid bones, stars, beads, ovals and arrow heads, with an incised handle and depressed terminal inlaid a further star, 16in (40.6cm) long. £800-1,200

1059. A Fiji ula, throwing club, with a lobbed head and dot pricked decoration and a notched handle, worn, 16¾in (42.5cm) long. £100-150

1060. A Fiji ula, throwing club, with lentical beaded head, the shaft incised with two notches, remains of original reddish brown vegetable varnish, early 19th century, 15¾in (40cm) long. £400-500

1061. A Samoan kava bowl, with a line filled and chevron rim on twenty seven cylindrical legs, 3½in (9cm) high, 15in (38cm) diameter. £80-120 Ex Christie’s, 26th March, 1996, Lot 234.

1061

1062

1062. A Fiji kava bowl, with a pierced handle and on four faceted feet, 16½in (42cm) long. £150-250 1063. A Solomon Islands oval wood fish hook box, with inlaid mother of pearl triangles with cover, 3½in (9cm) high, 4½in (11.4cm) wide. £40-60 1064. A Sulawesi carved wood spoon, in the form of a whale, 6in (15cm) long and a shell engraved Miss Violet Meredith, Champion Lady Swimmer of the World and at Captn Boyton’s Worlds Water Show 1894, 3½in (9cm) long. (2) £40-60

1063

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1065. An Oceanic paddle club, with a leaf shape blade having a ‘axe’ protrusion to one side, the pointed terminal handle with fibre binding, 46in (117cm) long. £500-600

1066. An Oceanic heavy club/pounder, the handle with a flange terminal, with depressed surface, 14¼in (102.3cm) long. £200-300

1067. An Oceanic paddle club, the shaped blade with central ridge to a pointed terminal handle, 30½in (77.5cm) long. £80-120

1068. A Solomon Islands hardwood paddle club, with a leaf shape head and a square pointed tip, 43¾in (111cm) long. £150-250

1069. A Vanuatu twin ball headed club, 32¾in (83.2cm) long. £200-300

1070. A carved dance wand, with a beak handle, Papua New Guinea, 45¾in (116cm) long. £80-120

1068

1070

1069

1071. A Tobriand Islands sword club, 1st half of the 19th century, 27½in (70cm) long. £300-400

1072. A Massim lime spatula, Papua New Guinea, with a pierced and carved stylised handle and a flat blade, 11¼in (28.5cm) long. £100-200

1071

1072

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λ 1073. A Fiji sperm whale tooth, inscribed Takeaiw, 6in (15cm) long, with a woven coire cord. £200-300

λ 1074. A Tierra del Fuego barbed whale bone fish spear, 16in (40.6cm) long and another plainer spear, 9¾in (24.58cm) long. (2) £80-120

1073 λ 1075. A sawfish (Pristidae spp.) rostrum, 42½in (108cm) long. £200-300

λ 1076. A Fiji sperm whale tooth, each end with piercings, 7¼in (18.5cm) long. £100-150

1074

1075

λ 1077. A carved coral square vessel, possibly Cook Islands, with typed label ‘Presented by Dr. L.R.Lempriere,’ 5¼in (13.2cm) high, 6in (15cm) square. £80-120

λ 1078. A Fiji sperm whale tooth, incised URIA, each end with pierced holes, 7½in (19cm) long. £100-150

1079. A Tami Island feast bowl, of elptical form, relief carved fish and birds, losses and cracks, 22¾in (57.7cm) wide. £50-100

1076

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1079


λ 1080. A carved bone male amulet figure, with pierced fixing to head, 4¼in (11cm) high. £150-200

λ 1081. A pair of Indonesian carved bone teeth, with tiger head terminals, 2½in (6.2cm) long. (2) £80-120

1082. New Caledonian type ceremonial sceptre, with a greenstone oviod top, rope bound to a rattan stem and covered disc base, 13.25in (30.3cm) h. £50-100

1083. A Fiji small kava bowl, with 18 legs, 3in (7.6cm) high, 9in (23cm) diameter. £80-120

1084. A Samoan kava bowl, with 18 cylindrical legs, 7in (18cm) high, 18in (45.6cm) diameter. £150-200

1085. A model canoe, with polychrome decorated bull head prow, the sides with geometric carving including a shark, on later supports, 51in (129.5cm) long. £300-500

1083

1084 1086. An Oceanic feast bowl, of oblong form with carved flying fish lifts and on an open base, 32½in (82.5cm) long. £400-500

1085

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λ 1087. A Haida wood grease bowl, with inset bone cabouchon and beads, carved masks and eyes, the interior with two frogs, 4¼in (11cm) high, 14in (35.6cm) long. £200-300

1089. A North West Coast mask, with tufts of hair, 14in (35.5cm) high. £250-350

1090. A North American Indian beadwork pouch, floral decorated both sides, 6in (15cm) high, and a carved bone comb with chip carved decoration and pierced design of a cat, possibly North American, 5½in (14cm) high. (2) £100-200

1092. A green stone Shaman amulet mask, possibly North American, 2½in (6.3cm) high. £250-350

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1088. A North American maple cradle, with bark sides and a part pierced base, 5in (12.6cm) high, 29in (73.6cm) long. £150-250

1091. A North American beadwork purse, floral decorated both sides, 7½in (19cm) high and a leather and beadwork belt. (2) £100-150

1093. A pair of North American snow shoes, ash and vellum, 31¾in (80.5cm) long. (2) £40-60


λ 1094. An Inuit model kayak, vellum, bone, leather and wood, with a figure, spears, paddle and other accessories, 30½in (77.5cm) long, a carved bone model kayak on a wood mount, 4¾in (12cm) long and two Inuit sled runners with serrated edges and pierced holes either end, one with a central slit, 4in (10cm) long, mounted. £600-800

1094

1095. A Native American leather saddle bag, with vellum stitched decoration, with top flap and side pocket, 12½in (32cm) wide. £100-150

1096. A carved wood seated figure, carrying a basket with strap on head, possibly Haida, 14in (35.5cm) high. £250-300

1097. A inuit carved wood Shaman figure, wearing a hooded cloak and holding bags, 14¼in (36cm) high. £300-400

1095

1096 1098. A North American ceremonial wood knife, with a notched carved handle and inlaid beads, mother of pearl and specimen woods, 9½in (24cm) long. £80-120

1098

1099. A pair of North American glass beadwork hanging wall pockets, modelled as a pair of ladies shoes, 7¼in (18.4cm) high and another similar larger example, 9in (23cm) high. (3) £100-150

1100. A North West Coast carved wood drinking bowl, of eliptical form, with a bull head handle, scalloped edge and spout, 9½in (24cm) long. £500-600

1097

1099

1100

169


1101. A Zacatecas pottery seated female figure, with disc earring and hands resting on hips, black, cream and red/brown decoration, 13¾in (35cm) high. £200-300

1102. A Mayan pottery whistle, modelled as a warrior with exotic headdress and holding a shield and staff, 11¼in (28.5cm) high. £150-250

Provenance: James Delmege. Purchased from Lippel in 1974.

Provenance: James Delmege. Purchased from Lippel in 1974.

1103. A Costa Rican stone standing female figure, with long ribbed coiffure and holding her breasts, 15in (38cm) high. £200-300

1104. An Olmec jade standing figure, with piercings to head, 4in (10cm) high. £300-400

1103

1104

1105. A South American pottery ‘Flagelation’ figure, of a kneeling man, 9in (22.8cm) high, together with a Victorian ‘preserved’ head, old collection number A176. (2) £80-120

1106. A South American pottery vessel, of globular form with a perched bird mount, with a circular aperture to the back, 7½in (19cm) high. £40-60

1105

170

1106


1107 & 1108 1107. A pair of embossed leather cylindrical lamps, 17¼in (44cm) high, a pair of occasional tables, 20in (51cm) high, 19in (48cm) wide and two pouffes, 22in (56cm) diameter. (6) £100-200

1108. Two Peruvian wool rugs; one circular with a key border, 66in (167.5cm) diameter and 67 x 47in (170 x 119cm). (2) £100-200

1109. A low chair, with carved and painted figural legs, 30¾in (78cm) high. £80-120

1110. Views of India and portraits, including members of a masonic lodge, portrait of a horse of First Bengal Cavalry and a group shot of various people titled Delhi 1861, together with various sporting engravings in a part leather bound album. £800-1,200

1111. A pre Columbian jade axe head, each side with a low relief carved mask, 7½in (19cm) long. £750-800

λ 1112. A Naga ivory circular bangle, with triple fins, chipped, 4¼in (11cm) diameter and another of oval form with a single flute, 6½in (16.5cm) wide. (2) £200-300

1113. A Tibetan high Lama’s bed, with a two board top with a carved border, on turned legs, 14in (35.5cm) high, 63in (160cm) long. £400-500

171


1114. A Polyesian tapa cloth, with allover geometric designs in black and dark brown, 76 x 59in (193 x 150cm) £30-40

1115. A Tongan bark cloth, 19th century, 100 x 160in (254 x 406.5cm) £80-120

1116. A Fiji tapa cloth, with six geometric panels, 134 x 30¼in (330 x 77cm) £50-80

1118

1117

1117. A Borneo cowrie shell and beadwork panel, depicting two seated figures, with remains of a seed border, 12 x 15½in (30.5 x 39.4cm). £2,000-2,500

1118. A Dayak baby carrier, with bone inlay and fibre straps, 13½in (34.3cm) high. £100-200

1119. A fibre bag, on hessian backing, with applied doll figures, 12in (30.5cm) wide. £150-250 1119

172


1120

1120. Eight carved wood and polychrome decorated Indonesian masks, of various forms, one with applied ears, another with applied pierced flaming scrolls, 7¼in (18.5cm) high. (8) £3,000-5,000 1121. A Rapa Nui carved wood bust, with serrated edge crest, 7¼in (18.3cm) high. £80-120

1122. A Bathurst Island tiwi figure, ebonised wood with rust and white pigment decoration, 14½in (37cm) high. £170-200 1123. Two similar Oceanic carved wood heads, 6in (15cm) and 5¼in (13.4cm) high. (2) £150-250 1124. An Oceanic carved wood mask, 13¼in (34cm) high. £150-250

1121

1122

1123

1124

173


1125. A Tongan paddle club, with a flattened blade and single knop, with allover zig-zag and geometric decoration, 39¼in (99.6cm) long. £800-1,200

1126. A Papa New Guinea spatula, the carved handle with a reptile head terminal, 22¼in (56.5cm) long. £100-150

1130. A Fiji kava bowl, on six legs and pierced handle with remains of sennet, 7in (18cm) high, 17¾in (45cm) diameter. £400-500

174

1127. An Aboriginal tiwi, with a red ground and painted geometric decoration, with a part cloth bound handle, 37¼in (94.5cm) long. £400-500

1128. A Massim large lime spatula, carved with stylized animals, 28½in (72.3cm) long. £200-300

1131. A Massim canoe prow, carved stylized birds with red, white and ebonised pigments, 20in (50.8cm) high. £150-250

1129. A Polynesian adze, with a wood shaft and a faceted black stone blade with plaited coir, 24½in (62.2cm) long. £400-500

1132. A Dayak ox skull, with carved scroll decoration and horns, 23in (58.5cm) wide. £350-450


1133. A Fiji totokia, pineapple club, the head with eight bands of carved spikes to a conical point, with incised zig-zag lines as to the shaft and grip, 32½in (82.5cm) long. £800-1,200

1134. A Fiji vunikau, root stock club, with incised bands to the handle, 46½in (118cm) long. £600-800

1135. A Fiji ‘gun stock’ club, with textured curve and scrolled point, the base with a domed terminal, 39in (99cm) long. £800-1,200

1136. A Fiji war club, kiakavo, with ridged curved edge and a spur, with rattan covered handle and domed terminal, inventory number 63.., 41¼in (104.8cm) long. £500-800 Provenance - a Dutch Institution in Rotterdam.

175


λ 1137. A Dayak mandau, with a shaped end and steel blade, carved bone and silver coloured metal hilt in a shaped and carved wood scabbard, 32¾in (83cm) long. (2) £200-300

1138. Three French Polynesian carved wood daggers, an axe with stone head, 18¼in (46.5cm) long, a carved bone mask amulet and a boomerang. (6) £40-60

λ 1139. A Malay steel bladed knife, with a bone handle carved an animal head, 23½in (59.6cm) long. £60-70

1140. An Indonesian horn articulated male figure, 7½in (19cm) high. £150-200

1144

1141

1141. An Indonesian wood lintel, with carved ends, 76½in (194.2cm) long £100-150

1142. A staff, carved a head, 35¼in (87cm) long.

£20-30

1143. A stone axe head, 6¼in (16cm) long, and two short spears, 18in (45.7cm) longest. (3) £80-120

1143

1142

176

1144. An Inuit scrimshaw whale rib bone, decorated with stylized crabs, insects, a grid like game, with rows and columns of markings, 19th century, 13½in (34cm) long. £150-200


1145. An Easter Island standing male figure, with inset bone and ebonised eyes, 16¼in (41.2cm) high. £1,500-2,000

1146. A Fiji totokia, pineapple club, the head with eight bands of spikes and a central conical spike, on a curved shaft with a carved zig-zag bands to the handle with a lightly incised triangular area, with a flange to the butt, 29¾in (75.5cm) long. £800-1,200

1147. A totem carving of a standing figure, with traces of red pigment, 65in (165cm) high. £450-500

λ 1148. A 19th century powder horn, with scrimshaw decoration including a Admiralty Islands figure, an emu, a kangaroo ? and flowers with a serrated edge, 14½in (37cm) long. £150-200

1149. A Sepik river ceremonial bowl, in the form of a canoe, mask and bird head features, 54in (137cm) long. £300-400

1149 1147

1148

177


1150. An Oceanic club, with dots and incised line decoration, with white pigment, having an ovoid head and a conical base, 45in (114.3cm) long. £600-800

1151. A sailor’s wood club, with a lemon squeezer head and ring turned handle, 26in (66cm) long. £400-500

1152. A sailor’s wood club, with a lemon squeezer head and ring turned handle, 22¼in (56.5cm) long. £300-400

1153. A Fijian wood tapa cloth beater, part ribbed, 13¼in (33.5cm) long. £80-120

1154. A Fiji rootstock club, with seven flanges to the head and incised zig-zags to the handle, 43¾in (111cm) long. £300-400

1155. A Fiji war club, kiakavo, with a rippled curved edge and a spur, inset three teeth, the handle with a domed terminal, 42in (106.6) long. £500-800

1156. A Tongan paddle club, with allover carved zig-zag decoration, with a flattened blade above twin knops, 39½in (100.3cm) long. £1,500-2,000

1157. A Fiji pole club, with a rounded head and incised zigzag handle with depressed terminal, 48in (122cm) long. £100-150

Provenance - Volks Museum, Pretoria, South Africa.

178


1158. A Fiji large war ‘gunstock’ club, cali, with a flattened curved edge with panels of cross-hatching divided by a chevron band, to an end ridge and a spur, the handle with a domed terminal, 44½in (113cm) long. £1,000-1,500

1159. A Tibetan bamboo staff, with brass mounts, with banded mace finial, 59in (150cm) long, £200-300

1160. A Tongan club, of flared quadrangular form with carved figures, fish and birds to a line and zig-zag ground, to a cylindrical handle with a suspension loop, 35in (89cm) long. £800-1,200

1161. A Solomon Islands club, of spatulate form with a central ridge to the blade, the handle with remains of rattan, inventory number 6325, 52¾in (134cm) long. £200-300 Provenance - a Dutch Institution in Rotterdam.

Provenance - Volks Museum, Pretoria, South Africa.

1162. An Oceanic ebonsied bow, with carved leaves and scrolls to one end, 69in (175.2cm) high, two bamboo and ebonised tip spears, a spear with died fibre, a bow, a spear and two quivers with arrows. (8) £100-200

1163. An Andaman Islands bow, leather bound with string, 56½in (143.5cm) long, and another plain, and five metal tip arrows with quiver. (8) £80-120

1164. An African sword, with a leather and wirework handle, old label ‘Port Isaac, April 62,’ 39in (99cm) long, two other African swords, a spurred knife, an adze and a leather quiver. (6) £150-200

179


1165. A Solomon Islands axe, with a tapering handle part inlaid bands of mother of pearl triangles and shell discs, with a European trade iron blade, stamped 2, 19th century, 39in (99cm) long. £800-1,200

1165 1166. A Fiji vunikau, root stock club, with carved zig-zags to the handle, 43½in (110.5cm) long. £600-800 1166

1167. A native American vellum and painted pouch, with leather tassels, 24in (61cm) high. £80-120

180

1168. A Dayak spear, the blade with knopped sides and bound to a part carved wood shaft, 47½in (120.6cm) long. £150-250

1169. A Solomon Islands hardwood club, of flattened spatulate form with point terminal, 27¼in (69cm) long, an Oceanic wood paddle club, 48¾in (124cm) long and a wood adze with stone blade, 16in (40.6cm) long. (3) £150-200

1170. An Oceanic bow, 55½in (141cm) long, a tapering faceted club, 38¾in (98.4cm) long and a conical club with a pointed finial, 31¾in (80.6cm) long. (3) £100-150


1171. A Fiji club, the curved edge carved a fern, kora, with a spur above, 37¼in (94.5cm) long. £400-600 Provenance - Volks Museum, Pretoria, South Africa.

1172. A Fiji ‘gunstock’ club, vanikau, the curved head with panels of carved beads and chevrons, with a ridged terminal and spur, the handle with a flange, 41in (104cm) long. £600-800

1173. A Fiji rootstock club, vanikau, with incised zig-zag decoration to the handle, remains of paper label, 44½in (113cm) long. £800-1,200

λ 1174. A Fiji large rootstock club, vanikau, inset four teeth and marine ivory discs to the terminals, the handle with incised zig-zag patterns, 47¾in (121.4cm) long. Provenance - Volks Museum, Pretoria, South Africa. Gifted by Cape Town sea-faring family in early 1900’s. £2,000-3,000

1174

181


1175. An Ersari Turkmen pardah, Afhganistan late 19th century , 79½ x 57½in (202 x 146cm). £300-400

1176. A Tekke Turkmen rug, Turkmenistan, late 19th century, 69½ x 51½in (176 x 131cm). £300-400

1175

1176

1177. A Jaf Kurd rug, north west Persia, early 20th century, 96 x 56in (244 x 142cm). £100-150

1178. A Shahsavan sumac, north west Persia, modern, 81 x 45in (206 x 114.2cm). £80-120

1177

1178

1179. A Qum silk rug, east central Persia, c.1920-30, 73 x 50½in (186 x 128cm). £100-150

1180. A Kuba rug, north east Caucasus, c.1900, 64 x 44in (163 x 112cm). £150-250

1179

182

1180


1181. An unusual Fars rug, south west Persia, early 20th century, 72 x 51in (183 x 130cm). £200-300

1182. A Shirvan rug, south east Caucasus, late 19th century, 50½ x 42in (128 x 107cm). £300-400

1181

1182

1183. A Senneh rug, west Persia, c.1920, 59 x 43½in (150 x 111cm). £300-400

1184. A Baluchi rug, north east Persia, early 20th century, 56 x 33in (142 x 84cm). £150-200

1183

1184

1185. A Tekke Turkmen dip khali, Turkmenistan , late 19th century, 51½ x 33in (128 x 84cm). £120-180

1186. A Kerman rug, south west Persia, c.1930, 91 x 53in (231 x 135cm). £200-300

1185

1186

183


1187

1188

1189

1187. A Tekke Turkmen rug, Turkmenistan, late 19th century, 29½ x 29½in (75 x 75cm). £150-200

1188. A Heriz carpet, north west Persia, c.1930-50, 125½ x 88in (319 x 224cm). £2,000-3,000

1189. An Afshar rug, Kerman area, south west Persia, c.1920, 82 x 59½in (208 x 151cm). £400-600

1190. A Yalameh long rug, Fars, south west Persia, early 20th century, 77½ x 31in (197 x 81cm). £120-180

1191. A Lilihan runner, north west Persia, c.1930-50, 117 x 34in (297 x 86.5cm). £300-400

1190

184

1191


1193

1192 1192. An Ahah carpet, Heriz district, north west Persia, c.1950, 139 x 99in (353 x 252cm). £2,000-3,000 1194 1193. A Hamadan rug, north west Persia, c.1920, 61½ x 40in (156 x 102cm). £150-200

1194. A silk mat, signed at both ends, c.1950, 37 x 22.5in (94 x 27cm). £200-300

1195. A Yomut Turkmen kepse gol rug, Turkmenistan, c.1900, 93 x 55½in (236 x 141cm). £100-150

1196. A Kurdish runner, north west Persia or Karabakh, south west Caucasus, late 19th century, 139 x 47in (353 x 120cm). £200-300

1195

1196

185


1197

1198 1197. A Tekke Turkmen ensi, Turkmenistan, late 19th century, 38 x 46in (147 x 117cm). £300-400

1200. A Tekke Turkmen khorjin face, Turkmenistan, late 19th century, 28¾ x 30¾ (73.3 x 77.8cm). £150-200

1198. A Kurdish Garus carpet, north west Persia, late 19th century, 207 x 138in (526 x 350.5cm). £800-1,200

1201. A Bakhtiari runner, west Persia, c.1950, 153 x 37in (389 x 94cm) and a Hamadan runner, north west Persia, 115 x 30in (292 x77.5cm). (2) £200-300

1199. A Tekke Turkmen ensi, Turkmenistan, late 19th century, 61 x 47½in (155.3 x 120.5cm). £300-500

1199

1201

1200

186


1202

1202. An unusual Afghan prayer rug, c.1900, 48 x 39.25in (122 x 100cm). £150-200 1203. A Heriz carpet, north west Persia, early 20th century, 137 x 103in (348 x 262cm). £300-400 1204. A Tekke Turkmen dip khali, Afghanistan or east Persia, c.1900, 53.5 x 36¼in (136 x 92cm). £200-300

1203

1205. A Salar Khani Baluch rug, north east Persia, 59 x 35½in (150 x 90cm). £250-350 1206. A Kurdish runner, north west Persia, early 20th century, 124.5 x 41in (316 x 104 cm). £200-300

1204

1205

1206

187


1207. A Hamadan rug, north west Persia, c.1930, 61 x 43in (156 x 109cm) together with a smaller Hamadan rug, a Saraband runner and a Saraband rug, all north west Persia, c.1930 and later. (4) £100-150

1208. Three Hamadan rugs, north west Persia, early 20th century, the largest: 60 x 41½in (153 x 105cm). (3) £100-150 1207 1209. A Baluchi carpet, west Afghanistan, c.1900, 89¾ x 54¾ (228 x 139cm) and a Yomut Turkmen carpet, Turkmenistan, late 19th century, 69¼ x 55½in (175.7 x 141cm). (2) £50-100

1210. A Bakhtiari rug, south west Persia, c.1930, 76 x 57in (193 x 145cm) and a Tabriz rug, north west Persia, c.1920. (2) £150-250

1208

1209

1210

1211. A Ersari Turkmen ensi, Turkmenistan, late 19th century, 77 x 53in (196 x 135cm). £100-150

1212. A Tekke Turkmen ensi, Turkmenistan or Afgahnistan, late 19th / early 20th century, 65 x 51½in (165 x 131cm). £100-150

1211

188

1212


1213

1214

1213. An Afghan rug, 119 x 78½in (302 x 199.5cm). £50-100 1214. Three Hamadan rugs, north west Persia, modern, 77 x 56in (196 x 142cm). (3) £100-200 This lot is to be sold without reserve. 1215. A Tekke Turkmen rug, Turkmenistan, c.1900, 79 x 43in (201 x 109cm) and an Ersari Turkmen rug, Afghanistan, c1930-50. (2) £120-180 1216. A Kerman area rug, south west Persia, modern, with a sewn on backing, 82 x 50in (209 x 127cm). £20-30 1217. A Tekke Turkmen carpet, Turkmenistan, late 19th century, 107 x 74in (272 x 181cm). £100-150 1218. An Ersari Turkmen rug, Afghanistan, c.1920-30, 80 x 51½in (203 x 130). £300-400

1216

1215

1217

1218

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1220

1219 1219. A Kerman carpet, south west Persia, c.1930, 128 x 101in (326 x 257cm). £400-600 1220. A Kerman carpet, south west Persia, c.1930, 208 x 150in (528 x 381cm). £400-600

1221. Three Baluchi balisht faces and a baluchi rug, all north west Persia, early 20th century, the rug: 44 x 32in (112 x 81.5cm). (4) £100-150 1222. Two moderm kelims and a modern Indian rug, 87 x 60in (221 x 152cm). (3) £80-120

1223. A Hajji Jalili type Tabriz mat, north west Persia, early 20th century, 36 x 23in (91.5 x 58.5cm) possibly chemically washed and a Kurdish mat, north west Persia, early 20th century. (2) £200-300

1224. A Kizil ayak Turkmen chuval, Afghanistan, late 19th century, 37½ x 61in (95 x 155cm). £400-500 1225. A pair of Sinkiang mats, east Turkestan, early 20th century, 36 x 18in (91.5 x 46cm). (2) £400-600 Possibly made from Pashmina (Kashmir goat).

1222 part

1221 part

1224

190

1223

1225


Paintings Wednesday 11th September 2013 Entries are currently being accepted for this sale

ENQUIRIES Victor Fauvelle Tel: +44 (0)1722 424503 victorfauvelle@woolleyandwallis.co.uk

Frederick Appleyard (1874-1963) By the dam Signed Oil on canvas 76 x 91cm Estimate: ÂŁ30,000 - ÂŁ40,000


Silver Tuesday 16th & Wednesday 17th July 2013

A modern 9ct gold chess set, by Robert May, London 1969. Estimate: £6,000 - £8,000

ENQUIRIES Rupert Slingsby Tel: +44 (0)1722 424501 rupertslingsby@woolleyandwallis.co.uk

Lucy Chalmers Tel: +44 (0)1722 424594 lucychalmers@woolleyandwallis.co.uk


Jewellery Thursday 25th July 2013

An Arts and Crafts gold necklace depicting a mermaid and highlighted with cabochon moonstones. Provenance: Ernest Yarrow- Jones (1872-1951) thence by descent. Estimate: ÂŁ800 - ÂŁ1,200

ENQUIRIES Jonathan Edwards FGAA Tel: +44 (0) 1722 424504 jonathanedwards@woolleyandwallis.co.uk Marielle Whiting FGA Tel: +44 (0)1722 424595 mariellewhiting@woolleyandwallis.co.uk


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SOCIETY OF FINE ART AUCTIONEERS AND VALUERS and the ROYAL INSTITUTION OF CHARTERED SURVEYORS CONDITIONS OF BUSINESS INFORMATION FOR BUYERS 1. Introduction. The following informative notes are intended to assist Buyers, particularly those inexperienced or new to our salerooms. All sales are conducted on our printed Conditions of Sale which are readily available for inspection and normally accompany catalogues. Our staff will be happy to help you if there is anything you do not fully understand. 2. Agency. As auctioneers we usually contract as agents for the seller whose identity, for reasons of confidentiality, is not normally disclosed. Accordingly if you buy your primary contract is with the seller. 3. Estimates. Estimates are designed to help buyers gauge what sort of sum might be involved for the purchase of a particular lot. The lower estimate may represent the reserve price and certainly will not be below it. Estimates do not include the Buyer’s Premium or VAT (where chargeable). Estimates are prepared some time before the sale and may be altered by announcement before the sale. They are in no sense definitive. 4. The purchase price. The Buyer shall pay the hammer price together with a premium thereon of 22% on the first £500,000 and 12% thereafter + VAT at the appropriate rate. 5. VAT. (*) indicates that VAT at the current standard rate is payable by the purchaser on the hammer price as well as being an element in the buyer’s premium. This imposition of VAT is likely to be because the seller is registered for VAT within the European Union and is not operating the Dealers Margin Scheme or because VAT is due at 20% on importation into the UK. The double symbol (**) indicates that the lot has been imported from outside the European Union and the present position is that these lots are liable to a reduced rate of VAT (5%) on the gross lot price (i.e. both the hammer price and the buyer’s premium). Lots which appear without either of the above symbols indicate that no VAT is payable on the hammer price. This is because such lots are sold using the Auctioneers’ Margin Scheme and it should be noted that the VAT included within the Premium is not recoverable as input tax.

12. Collection and storage. Please note what the Conditions of Sale state about collection and storage. It is important that goods are paid for and collected promptly. Any delay may involve the buyer in paying storage charges.

TERMS OF CONSIGNMENT FOR SELLERS 1. Interpretation. In these Terms the words ‘you’, ‘yours’, etc. refer to the Seller and if the consignment of goods to us is made by an agent we assume that the Seller has authorised the consignment and that the consignor has the Seller’s authority to contract. Similarly the words ‘we’, ‘us’, etc. refer to the Auctioneers. 2. Commission is charged to sellers at the following rates: 15% + VAT on each lot sold for up to £999, 10% + VAT on each lot realising £1,000 and above. 3. Removal costs. Items for sale must be consigned to the sale room by any stated deadline and at your expense. We may be able to assist you with this process but any liability incurred to a carrier for haulage charges is solely your responsibility. 4. Loss and damage waiver. We are not regulated by the FSA for the provision of insurance to clients. However, we for our own protection assume liability for property consigned to us at lower pre-sale estimate. To justify accepting liability, we make a charge of 1.5% of the hammer price plus VAT or, if unsold, our mid estimate of the hammer price. If the owner of goods consigned instructs us in writing not to take such action, they then remain at owner’s risk unless and until the property in them passes to the Buyer or they are collected by or on behalf of the owner, and clause 4 is inapplicable. 5. Illustrations. The cost of any illustrations is borne by you. If we consider that the lot should be illustrated your permission will usually be asked first. The copyright in respect of such illustrations shall be the property of us, the auctioneers, as is the text of the catalogue.

6. We are, primarily, agents for the seller. We are dependent on information provided by the seller and whilst we may inspect lots and act reasonably in taking a general view about them we are normally unable to carry out a detailed or any examination of lots in order to ascertain their condition in the way in which it would be wise for a buyer to do. Intending buyers have ample opportunity for inspection of goods and, therefore, accept responsibility for inspecting and investigating lots in which they may be interested. Please note carefully the exclusion of liability for the condition of lots contained in the Conditions of Sale. Neither the seller nor we, as the auctioneers, accept any responsibility for their condition. In particular, mechanical objects of any age are not guaranteed to be in working order. However, in so far as we have examined the goods and make a representation about their condition, we shall be liable for any defect which that examination ought to have revealed to the auctioneer but which would not have been revealed to the buyer had the buyer examined the goods. Additionally, in specified circumstances lots misdescribed because they are ‘deliberate forgeries’ may be returned and repayment made. There is a 3 week time limit. (The expression ‘deliberate forgery’ is defined in our Conditions of Sale).

6. Minimum bids and our discretion. Goods may be offered subject to a reserve agreed between us before the sale in accordance with clause 7.

7. Electrical goods. These are sold as ‘antiques’ only and if bought for use must be checked over for compliance with safety regulations by a qualified electrician first.

8. Electrical items. These are subject to detailed statutory safety controls. Where such items are accepted for sale you accept responsibility for the cost of testing by external contractors. Goods not certified as safe by an electrician (unless antiques) will not be accepted for sale. They must be removed at your expense on your being notified. We reserve the right to dispose of unsafe goods as refuse, at your expense.

8. Export of goods. Buyers intending to export goods should ascertain (a) whether an export licence is required for the goods to leave the U.K. and (b) whether there is any specific prohibition on importing the goods in question into the destination country because, e.g. they may contain prohibited materials such as ivory. Charges may be applicable for export licences. Ask us if you need help. The denial of any permit or licence shall not justify cancellation or rescission of the sale contract or any delay in payment. 9. Bidding. Bidders will be required to register before the sale commences and lots will be invoiced to the name and address on the registration form. Some form of identification will be required if you are unknown to us. Please enquire in advance about our arrangements for telephone bidding. 10. Commission bidding. Commission bids may be left with the auctioneers indicating the maximum amount to be bid excluding buyers’ premium. They will be executed as cheaply as possible having regard to the reserve (if any) and competing bids. If two buyers submit identical commission bids the auctioneers may prefer the first bid received. Please enquire in advance about our arrangements for the leaving of commission bids by telephone or fax. 11. Methods of Payment. As a general rule any cheques tendered will need to be cleared before removal of the goods is permitted. Please discuss with our Office in advance of the sale if other methods of payment are envisaged (except cash).

7. We may sell lots below the reserve provided we account to you for the same sale proceeds as you would have received had the reserve been the hammer price. If you specifically give us ‘discretion’ we may accept a bid of up to 10% below the formal reserve. . Reserves. (a) You are entitled to place prior to the auction a reserve on any lot consigned, being the minimum hammer price at which that lot may be sold. Reserves must be reasonable and we may decline to offer goods which in our opinion would be subject to an unreasonably high reserve (in which case goods carry the storage and insurance charges stipulated in these Terms of Consignment). (b) A reserve once set cannot be changed except with our consent. (c) Where a reserve has been placed only we may bid on your behalf and only up to the reserve (if any) and you may in no circumstances bid personally.

9. Soft furnishings. The sale of soft furnishings is strictly regulated by statute law in the interests of fire safety. Goods found to infringe safety regulations will not be offered and must be removed at your expense. We reserve the right to dispose of unsafe goods as refuse, at your expense. The rights of disposal referred to in clause 8 and 9 are subject to the provisions of The Torts (Interference with Goods) Act 1977, Schedule 1, a copy of which is available for inspection on request. 10. Descriptions. Please assist us with accurate information as to the provenance etc. of goods where this is relevant. There is strict liability for the accuracy of descriptions under modern consumer legislation and in some circumstances responsibility lies with sellers if inaccuracies occur. We will assume that you have approved the catalogue description of your lots unless informed to the contrary. Where we are obliged to return the price to the buyer when the lot is a deliberate forgery under Condition 15 of the Conditions of Sale and we have accounted to you for the proceeds of sale you agree to reimburse us the sale proceeds. The liability to reimburse the sale proceeds shall not arise where you are acting reasonably and honestly and are unaware of the forgery but we are or ought to have been aware of it.

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11. Unsold and withdrawn items. If an item is unsold it may with your consent be re-offered at a future sale. Where in our opinion an item is unsaleable you must collect such items from the saleroom promptly on being so informed. Otherwise, storage charges may be incurred. We reserve the right to charge for storage in these circumstances at a reasonable daily rate. 12. Withdrawn and bought in items. These are liable to incur a charge of up to 10% plus VAT of the reserve or low estimate on being bought in or withdrawn after being catalogued. 13. Conditions of Sale. You agree that all goods will be sold on our Conditions of Sale. In particular you undertake that you have the right to sell the goods either as owner or agent for the owner. You undertake to compensate us and any buyer or third party for all losses liabilities and expenses incurred in respect of and as a result of any breach of this undertaking. 14. Authority to deduct commission and expenses and retain premium and interest. (a) You authorise us to deduct commission at the stated rate and all expenses incurred for your account from the hammer price and consent to our right to retain beneficially the premium paid by the buyer in accordance with our Conditions of Sale and any interest earned on the sale proceeds until the date of settlement. (b) You authorise us in our discretion to negotiate a sale by private treaty not later than the close of business on the day of the sale in the case of lots unsold at auction, in which case the same charges will be payable as if such lots had been sold at auction and so far as appropriate these terms apply. 15. Warehousing. We disclaim all liability for goods delivered to our saleroom without sufficient sale instructions and reserve the right to make minimum warehousing charge of £2 per lot per day. Unsold lots are subject to the same charges if you do not remove them within a reasonable time of notification. If not removed within three weeks we reserve the right to sell them and defray charges from any net proceeds of sale or at your expense to consign them to the local authority for disposal. 16. Settlement. Subject to our normal trading conditions, payment will be made by BACS or cheque four weeks after the sale unless the buyer has not paid for the goods. In this case no settlement will then be made but we will take your instructions in the light of our Conditions of Sale. You authorise any sums owed by you to us on other transactions to be deducted from the sale proceeds. You must note the liability to reimburse the proceeds of sale to us as under the circumstances provided for in Condition 10 above. You should therefore bear this potential liability in mind before parting with the proceeds of sale until the expiry of 28 days from the date of sale.

CONDITIONS OF SALE Woolley & Wallis Salisbury Salerooms Ltd carries on business with bidders, buyers and all those present in the auction room prior to or in connection with a sale on the following General Conditions and on such other terms, conditions and notices as may be referred to herein. 1. DEFINITIONS In these Conditions: (a) ‘auctioneer’ means Woolley & Wallis Salisbury Salerooms Ltd or its authorised auctioneer, as appropriate; (b) ‘deliberate forgery’ means an imitation made with the intention of deceiving as to authorship, origin, date, age, period, culture or source but which is unequivocally described in the catalogue as being the work of a particular creator and which at the date of the sale had a value materially less than it would have had if it had been in accordance with the description; (c) ‘hammer price’ means the level of bidding reached (at or above any reserve) when the auctioneer brings down the hammer; (d) ‘terms of consignment’ means the stipulated terms and rates of commission on which Woolley & Wallis Salisbury Salerooms Ltd accepts instructions from sellers or their agents; (e) ‘total amount due’ means the hammer price in respect of the lot sold together with any premium, Value Added Tax chargeable and any additional charges payable by a defaulting buyer under these Conditions; (f) ‘sale proceeds’ means the net amount due to the seller, being the hammer price of the lot sold less commission at the stated rate, Value Added Tax chargeable and any other amounts due to us by the seller in whatever capacity and however arising. (g) ‘‘You’, ‘Your’, etc. refer to the buyer as identified in Condition 2. (h) The singular includes the plural and vice versa as appropriate.

2. BIDDING PROCEDURES AND THE BUYER (a) Bidders are required to register their particulars before bidding and to satisfy any security arrangements before entering the auction room to view or bid; (b) the maker of the highest bid accepted by the auctioneer conducting the sale shall be the buyer at the hammer price and any dispute about a bid shall be settled at the auctioneer’s absolute discretion by reoffering the Lot during the course of the auction or otherwise. The auctioneer shall act reasonably in exercising this discretion. (c) Bidders shall be deemed to act as principals. (d) Our right to bid on behalf of the seller is expressly reserved up to the amount of any reserve and the right to refuse any bid is also reserved. 3. INCREMENTS Bidding increments shall be at the auctioneer’s sole discretion. 4. THE PURCHASE PRICE The Buyer shall pay the hammer price together with a premium thereon of 22% on the first £500,000 and 12% thereafter + VAT at the appropriate rate. 5. VALUE ADDED TAX Value Added Tax on the hammer price is imposed by law on all items affixed with an asterisk or double asterisk. Value Added Tax is charged at the appropriate rate prevailing by law at the date of sale and is payable by buyers of relevant lots. (Please refer to ‘Information for Buyers’ for a brief explanation of the VAT position). 6. PAYMENT (a) Immediately a lot is sold you will: (i) give to us, if requested, proof of identity, and (ii) pay to us the total amount due in pounds sterling (b) Any payments by you to us may be applied by us towards any sums owing from you to us on any account whatever without regard to any directions of you or your agent, whether express or implied. 7. TITLE AND COLLECTION OF PURCHASES (a) The ownership of any lots purchased shall not pass to you until you have made payment in full to us of the total amount due (b) You shall at your own risk and expense take away any lots that you have purchased and paid for not later than 3 working days following the day of the auction or upon the clearance of any cheque used for payment after which you shall be responsible for any removal, storage and insurance charges. (c) No purchase can be claimed or removed until it has been paid for. 8. REMEDIES FOR NON-PAYMENT OR FAILURE TO COLLECT PURCHASES (a) If any Lot is not paid for in full and taken away in accordance with these Conditions or if there is any other breach of these Conditions, we, as agent for the seller and on our own behalf, shall at our absolute discretion and without prejudice to any other rights we may have, be entitled to exercise one or more of the following rights and remedies: (i) to proceed against you for damages for breach of contract; (ii) to rescind the sale of that lot and/or any other lots sold by us to you; (iii) to resell the lot (by auction or private treaty) in which case you shall be responsible for any resulting deficiency in the total amount due (after crediting any part payment and adding any resale costs). Any surplus so arising shall belong to the seller; (iv) to remove, store and insure the lot at your expense and, in the case of storage, either at our premises or elsewhere; (v) to charge interest at a rate not exceeding 1.5% per month on the total amount due to the extent it remains unpaid for more than 3 working days after the sale; (vi) to retain that or any other lot sold to you until you pay the total amount due; (vii) to reject or ignore bids from you or your agent at future auctions or to impose conditions before any such bids shall be accepted; (viii) to apply any proceeds of sale of other Lots due or in future becoming due to you towards the settlement of the total amount due and to exercise a lien (that is a right to retain possession of any of your property in our possession for any purpose until the debt due is satisfied. (b) We shall, as agent for the seller and on our own behalf pursue these rights and remedies only so far as is reasonable to make appropriate recovery in respect of breach of these conditions 9. THIRD PARTY LIABILITY All members of the public on our premises are there at their own risk and must note the lay-out of the accommodation and security arrangements. Accordingly neither the auctioneer nor our employees or agents shall incur liability for death or personal injury (except as required by law by reason of our negligence) or similarly for the safety of the property of persons visiting prior to or at a sale.


10. COMMISSION BIDS Whilst prospective buyers are strongly advised to attend the auction and are always responsible for any decision to bid for a particular lot and shall be assumed to have carefully inspected and satisfied themselves as to its condition, we will if so instructed clearly and in writing execute bids on their behalf. Neither the auctioneer nor our employees or agents shall be responsible for any failure to do so save where such failure is unreasonable. Where two or more commission bids at the same level are recorded we reserve the right in our absolute discretion to prefer the first bid so made. 11. WARRANTY OF TITLE AND AVAILABILITY The seller warrants to the auctioneer and you that the seller is the true owner of the property consigned or is properly authorised by the true owner to consign it for sale and is able to transfer good and marketable title to the property free from any third party claims. 12. AGENCY The auctioneer normally acts as agent only and disclaims any responsibility for default by sellers or buyers. 13. TERMS OF SALE The seller acknowledges that lots are sold subject to the stipulations of these Conditions in their entirety and on the Terms of Consignment as notified to the consignor at the time of the entry of the lot. 14. DESCRIPTIONS AND CONDITION (a) Whilst we seek to describe lots accurately, it may be impractical for us to carry out exhaustive due diligence on each lot. Prospective buyers are given ample opportunities to view and inspect before any sale and they (and any independent experts on their behalf) must satisfy themselves as to the accuracy of any description applied to a lot. Prospective buyers also bid on the understanding that, inevitably, representations or statements by us as to authorship, genuineness, origin, date, age, provenance, condition or estimated selling price involve matters of opinion. We undertake that any such opinion shall be honestly and reasonably held and accept liability for opinions given negligently or fraudulently. Subject to the foregoing neither we the auctioneer nor our employees or agents nor the seller accept liability for the correctness of such opinions and all conditions and warranties, whether relating to description, condition or quality of lots, express, implied or statutory, are hereby excluded. This Condition is subject to the next following Condition concerning deliberate forgeries and applies save as provided for in paragraph 6 ‘information to buyers’. (b) Private treaty sales made under these Conditions are deemed to be sales by auction for purposes of consumer legislation. 15. FORGERIES Notwithstanding the preceding Condition, any lot which proves to be a deliberate forgery (as defined) may be returned to us by you within 21 days of the auction provided it is in the same condition as when bought, and is accompanied by particulars identifying it from the relevant catalogue description and a written statement of defects. If we are satisfied from the evidence presented that the lot is a deliberate forgery we shall refund the money paid by you for the lot including any buyer’s premium provided that (1) if the catalogue description reflected the accepted view of scholars and experts as at the date of sale or (2) you personally are not able to transfer a good and marketable title to us, you shall have no rights under this condition. The right of return provided by this Condition is additional to any right or remedy provided by law or by these Conditions of Sale.

PAINTINGS, DRAWINGS, LITHOGRAPHS, ENGRAVINGS AND PRINTS In accordance with long standing practice in Fine Art Sale Rooms certain terms used in descriptions in the Catalogue have the meanings ascribed to them in the glossary below. Glossary Any statement as to authorship, attribution, origin, date, age, provenance and condition is a statement of opinion and is not to be taken as a statement of fact. The Company reserves the right, in forming their opinion, to consult and rely upon any expect or authority considered by them to be reliable. (a) Edward Lear: In our opinion a work by the artist. (When the artist’s forename(s) is not known, a series of asterisks, followed by the surname of the artist, whether preceded by an initial or not, indicates that in our opinion the work is by the artist named. (b) Attributed to Edward Lear: In our opinion probably a work by the artist but less certainly as to authorship is expressed than in the preceding category. (c) Studio of Edward Lear: In our opinion a work by an unknown hand in the studio of the artist which may be or may not have been executed under the artist’s direction. (d) Circle of Edward Lear: In our opinion a work by an as yet unidentified but distinct hand, closely associated with the named artist but not necessarily his pupil. (e) Style of ...; Follower of Edward Lear: In our opinion a work by a painter working in the artist’s style, contemporary or nearly contemporary, but not necessarily his pupil. (f) Manner of Edward Lear: In our opinion a work in the style of the artist and of a later date. (g) After Edward Lear: In our opinion a copy of a known work of the artist. (h) The term signed and/or dated and/or inscribed means that in our opinion the signature and/or date and/or inscription are from the hand of the artist. (i) The term bears a signature and/or date and/or inscription means that in our opinion the signature and/or date and/or inscription have been added by another hand. (j) Dimensions are given height before width. (k) Pictures are framed unless otherwise stated.

BOOK AUCTIONS If, on collation, any named item in this catalogue proves defective in text or illustration, the lot may be returned within 14 days of the sale with the defects stated in writing. This proviso shall not apply to defects stated in the catalogue or announced at the time of sale; nor to the absence of blanks, half titles, tissue guards or advertisements, damage in respect of bindings, stains, spotting, marginal tears or other defects not affecting completeness of text or illustration; nor to drawings, autographs, letters or manuscripts, signed photographs, music, atlases, maps or periodicals; nor to books not identified by title; nor to books sold not subject to return.

GENERAL 16. We shall have the right at our discretion, to refuse admission to our premises or attendance at our auctions by any person. 17. (a) Any right to compensation for losses liabilities and expenses incurred in respect of and as a result of any breach of these Conditions and any exclusions provided by them shall be available to the seller and/or the auctioneer as appropriate. (b) Such rights and exclusions shall extend to and be deemed to be for the benefit of employees and agents of the seller and/or the auctioneer who may themselves enforce them. 18. Any notice to any buyer, seller, bidder or viewer may be given by first class mail or Swiftmail in which case it shall be deemed to have been received by the addressee 48 hours after posting. 19. Special terms may be used in catalogue descriptions of particular classes of items in which case the descriptions must be interpreted in accordance with any glossary appearing in the catalogue. 20. Any indulgence extended to bidders buyers or sellers by us notwithstanding the strict terms of these Conditions or of the Terms of Consignment shall affect the position at the relevant time only and in respect of that particular concession only; in all other respects these Conditions shall be construed as having full force and effect.

ARTIST’S RESALE RIGHT / DROIT DE SUITE

21. English law applies to the interpretation of these Conditions.

Lots marked with a ‡ symbol are potentially subject to the levy.

Droit de Suite is a royalty payable to a qualifying artist or the artist’s heirs each time a work is resold during the artist’s lifetime and up to a period of 70 years after the artist’s death. Royalties are calculated on a sliding percentage scale based on the hammer price excluding the buyer’s premium. The royalty does not apply to lots selling below the sterling equivalent of €1,000 and the maximum royalty payable on any single lot is the sterling equivalent of €12,500. Droit de Suite, which is not subject to VAT, will be added to the buyer’s purchase price and then passed on to the relevant collecting agency by the auctioneer. Please enquire for the accepted exchange rate on the day of the sale. Royalties for Droit de Suite are as follows: 4% Up to €50,000 3% €50,000.01 - 200,000 1% €200,000.01 - 350,000 0.5% €350,000.01 - 500,000 0.25% In excess of €500,000 Up to a maximum levy of €12,500


Valuations PROBATE VALUATIONS We offer a speedy and professional service for executors and trustees and provide bound valuations for probate and duplicate copies when required. Since security is often a consideration, we can usually arrange for a house to be cleared and sent for auction, our Valuations Department ensures that executors are informed of which sales are involved and the results thereof.

Valuations are a core part of our business and are usually carried out by a senior specialist or directors. Accuracy, speed and above all confidentiality are paramount.

INSURANCE VALUATIONS Written valuations for insurance can vary from a single item to a large estate. Before starting we discuss the various options available so that the valuation is specifically tailored to individual client’s needs.

We also carry out valuations for Family Division, Capital Gains Tax, and Private Treaty Sales. Contact Christine Johnson 01722 424509

For valuations of an entire house contents an itemised bound valuation is produced and can be accompanied by photographs when required. In addition to providing an inventory, written valuations can prevent painful arguments with a loss adjuster in the event of a claim.

FREE AUCTION VALUATIONS Free verbal valuations of items for sale are available at our Castle Street salerooms. Please telephone the relevant specialist or call our office on 01722 424500.

Woolley & Wallis valuations are accepted by all leading insurance companies.

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Woo l le y & Wa l li s Absentee Bid Form Furniture, Works of Art & Tribal Art

PLEASE PRINT CLEARLY IN BLOCK LETTERS Lot Number in numerical order

Brief Decription

2nd & 3rd July 2013 Please bid, on my behalf, for the undermentioned lots up to the prices shown which do not include the buyer’s premium or any V.A.T. payable on lots. These bids are to be executed as cheaply as is permitted by other bids, and/or reserves if any, and subject to the Conditions of Sale printed in the Catalogue. Please note we cannot guarantee that bids received after 4pm on the day prior to the auction will be executed. Billing Name (please print)

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If you have not settled your account within 21 days of the auction Woolley & Wallis Salisbury Salerooms Ltd reserves the right to debit all charges due. There is no surcharge for debit card payments, but for credit cards there will be a 2% (+VAT) surcharge. By signing below you are authorising this payment to be taken by us. ID is required for all first time bidders.

Signature Salisbury Salerooms, 51-61 Castle Street, Salisbury, Wiltshire SP1 3SU • Tel: 01722 424500 Fax: 01722 424508

Price Excluding buyer’s premium & VAT


AuCTion CAlendAr FURNITURE & WORKS OF ART 24th September Will Hobbs +44 (0) 1722 339752 • willhobbs@woolleyandwallis.co.uk Mark Richards +44 (0) 1722 411854 • markrichards@woolleyandwallis.co.uk SILVER 16th & 17th July 22nd & 23rd October Rupert Slingsby +44 (0) 1722 424501 • rupertslingsby@woolleyandwallis.co.uk Lucy Chalmers +44 (0) 1722 424594 • lucychalmers@woolleyandwallis.co.uk CLOCKS, WATCHES & SCIENTIFIC INSTRUMENTS 24th July 30th October Richard Price +44 (0) 7741 242421 • richardprice@woolleyandwallis.co.uk Will Hobbs +44 (0) 1722 339752 • willhobbs@woolleyandwallis.co.uk JEWELLERY 25th July 24th October Jonathan Edwards +44 (0) 1722 424504 • jonathanedwards@woolleyandwallis.co.uk Marielle Whiting +44 (0) 1722 424595 • mariellewhiting@woolleyandwallis.co.uk PAINTINGS 11th September 4th December Victor Fauvelle +44 (0) 1722 424503 • victorfauvelle@woolleyandwallis.co.uk Jo Butler +44 (0) 1722 424592 • jobutler@woolleyandwallis.co.uk ENGLISH & EUROPEAN CERAMCIS & GLASS 8th October Clare Durham +44 (0) 1722 424507 • claredurham@woolleyandwallis.co.uk 20TH CENTURY DESIGN 9th October – 20th Century Design 11th December – British Art Pottery Michael Jeffery +44 (0) 1722 424505 • michaeljeffery@woolleyandwallis.co.uk ASIAN ART 13th & 14th November John Axford +44 (0) 1722 424506 • johnaxford@woolleyandwallis.co.uk Sophie Lister +44 (0) 1722 424591 • sophielister@woolleyandwallis.co.uk MODERN BRITISH ART 26th November Michael Jeffery +44 (0) 1722 424505 • michaeljeffery@woolleyandwallis.co.uk Victor Fauvelle +44 (0) 1722 424503 • victorfauvelle@woolleyandwallis.co.uk • Entries can usually be accepted up to six weeks prior to auction • Illustrated catalogues are available about ten days before the sale • Viewing is normally two days prior to the auction and on Saturday mornings • Catalogue subscriptions are available for all sales • Fully illustrated catalogues can be viewed on our website www.woolleyandwallis.co.uk


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Woolley & Wallis Furniture & Works of Art Tribal Art & Carpets 16th & 17th July 2013

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