Selections & Collections

Fri 01 March 2019, 10:00 AM - Cardiff Saleroom, South Wales

The SELECTIONS & COLLECTIONS auction consists of higher value single antique or fine art items or larger interesting collections of items such as Estate jewellery.

Please note - this auction is subject to Droit de Suite - The works of artists selling for 1000 euros or more who are still living or who have passed away within the last seventy years, will be subject to a 4% levy on the hammer price to the buyer. This has to be passed on by the auctioneers to the relevant collecting authority.

Viewing: Thursday 28 February (12 - 7pm)  & Morning of Auction (8:30-9:45am)

  • Lot 108

    Lot 108

    NINETEENTH CENTURY BURR WALNUT LADIES VANITY BOX the lock stamped S Mordan & Co, London, the hinged lid revealing fitted interior containing assorted glass silver topped jars together with mother of pearl handled vanity instrument having secret drawer to base, London 1841, box comes with details of previous ownership of the Kenworthy family, mother Emma and daughter Emma, together with postcard believed to be of Emma Kenworthy¦Condition Report: appears in good overall condition, wear and tear commensurate with age, secret door mechanism working as it should, some wear to leather tooled interior in places, no nasty damage obvious.

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    Lot 108

    Guide price
    £700 - £1000

    Hammer price £700.00

  • Lot 110

    Lot 110

    TOLKIEN (J.R.R.), THE LORD OF THE RINGS TRILOGY, 1ST EDITIONS, 1ST IMPRESSIONS, comprising |The Fellowship Of The Ring|, |The Two Towers| and |The Return Of The King|. All published by George Allen & Unwin Ltd Ruskin House Museum Street London 1954-55 and coming with original dust jackets and folding maps. (3)¦Condition Report: The Fellowship of the Ring - Some minor chippings to top and bottom of dust jacket at the spine and one small tear to top of spine. Minor spotting to front cover and occasionally inside. Personalisation to inside blank page |G.Garner Aug 17. 1954.|¦The Two Towers - Dust jacket in very good overall condition. Personalisation to inside blank page |Anne Orde 1955.|¦The Return of the King - Some minor chippings to top and bottom of dust jacket at the spine. Some small tears to dust jacket in different positions. Some spotting to cover. ¦Please request further images to satisfy condition and if possible view these exceptional copies in person to fully satisfy prior to bidding.

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    Lot 110

    Guide price
    £7000 - £10000

    Hammer price £7,200.00

  • Lot 111

    Lot 111

    TOLKIEN (J.R.R.), THE TWO TOWERS, 1ST EDITION, 9TH IMPRESSION, published by George Allen & Unwin Ltd - London & Houghton Mifflin Company - Boston 1962 with original dust jacket and folding map..¦Condition Report: Good overall condition with no major damage. Very minor bumping to dust jacket edges and minor creases to folding map in reverse.

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    Lot 111

    Guide price
    £100 - £200

    Hammer price £0.00

  • Lot 112

    Lot 112

    TOLKIEN (J.R.R.), TWO 1ST EDITION VOLUMES OF |SMITH OF WOOTTON MAJOR|, together with |The Adventures of Tom Bombadil| 1st Edition and a copy of |Unfinished Tales of Numenor and Middle-Earth| 1st Edition. (4)

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    Lot 112

    Guide price
    £100 - £200

    Hammer price £100.00

  • Lot 113

    Lot 113

    TOLKIEN (J.R.R.), THE HISTORY OF MIDDLE-EARTH, 12 VOLUMES, edited by Christopher Tolkien published by George Allen & Unwin 1983-1996. (12)

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    Lot 113

    Guide price
    £400 - £600

    Hammer price £0.00

  • Lot 114

    Lot 114

    TOLKIEN (J.R.R.), THE LORD OF THE RINGS TRILOGY, comprising |The Fellowship of the Ring| (Revised Second Edition Sixth Impression), |The Two Towers| (Revised Second Edition Sixth Impression) and |The Return of the King| (Revised Second Edition Fifth Impression). (3)

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    Lot 114

    Guide price
    £30 - £50

    Hammer price £70.00

  • Lot 115

    Lot 115

    CLANCY, TOM, |THE HUNT FOR RED OCTOBER|, RARE 1ST EDITION, Naval Institute Press, Annapolis, Maryland 1984. Signed to title page by author and dated 5/16/85.¦Condition Report: Very good overall condition with original dust jacked having very minor bumping to edges.

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    Lot 115

    Guide price
    £100 - £200

    Hammer price £250.00

  • Lot 118

    Lot 118

    BANK OF ENGLAND, K.O. PEPPIATT, ONE HUNDRED POUNDS WHITE BANK NOTE, 29 March 1936, 51/0 03683.¦Condition Report: Believed to genuine rather than a Bernhard forgery. Chip to right hand side edge with other minor holes in the note. Some staining also. Expected minor bumps/nibbles along perimeter edges.

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    Lot 118

    Guide price
    £300 - £500

    Hammer price £400.00

  • Lot 119

    Lot 119

    BANK OF ENGLAND, K.O. PEPPIATT, FIFTY POUNDS WHITE BANK NOTE, 18 April 1938, 62/N 82684.¦Condition Report: Believed to genuine rather than a Bernhard forgery. Expected minor bumps/nibbles along perimeter edges. Good overall condition. Stamped to reverse |20-01-89 Alperton|.

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    Lot 119

    Guide price
    £200 - £300

    Hammer price £340.00

  • Lot 120

    Lot 120

    BANK OF ENGLAND, B.G. CATTERNS, TEN POUNDS WHITE BANK NOTE, 18 April 1932, K/105 12204.¦Condition Report: Believed to genuine rather than a Bernhard forgery. Chip to right hand side edge with other minor bumps/nibbles along perimeter edges.

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    Lot 120

    Guide price
    £200 - £300

    Hammer price £320.00

  • Lot 121

    Lot 121

    TWO BELIEVED BERNHARD BANK OF ENGLAND SACHENHAUSEN FORGED BANK NOTES, comprising twenty pounds white bank note, B.G. Catterns, 43/M 12025 and ten pounds white bank note, K.O. Peppiatt, K161 62219. (2)¦Condition Report: Appear to be two forgery examples. Significant chip to right hand side of ¦10 note. Both have bumps and minor nibbles to perimeters.

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    Lot 121

    Guide price
    £40 - £70

    Hammer price £120.00

  • Lot 122

    Lot 122

    TWO BANK OF ENGLAND WHITE BANK NOTES, one dated 27 June 1818 No 65511, the other dated 22 September 1819 No 57027 and stamped |FORGED|. (2)¦Condition Report: One definitely a forgery whilst the other could potentially be. Both have the remains of gold leaf to reverse edging. Both have multiple chippings/nibbles/tears and staining overall.

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    Lot 122

    Guide price
    £150 - £250

    Hammer price £420.00

  • Lot 123

    Lot 123

    BRECON BANK FIVE GUINEAS |PROMISE TO PAY| WHITE BANK NOTE, NO 11/2081, dated 17 July 1789.¦Condition Report: Believed to be original. Has blind stamp to left hand side. Minor discolouration in places and some minor creasing/nibbles.

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    Lot 123

    Guide price
    £100 - £200

    Hammer price £440.00

  • Lot 124

    Lot 124

    BANK OF ENGLAND, E.M. HARVEY, FIVE POUNDS WHITE BANK NOTE, 26 May 1923, 203/D 79649.¦Condition Report: Good overall condition considering age. Bumps, creasing and very minor nibbles to edges as expected. No serious damage or losses.

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    Lot 124

    Guide price
    £200 - £300

    Hammer price £200.00

  • Lot 125

    Lot 125

    GROUP OF FIVE BELIEVED LATE 18TH/EARLY 19TH CENTURY CHEQUES, relating to Langston, Towgood & Amory/Cazalet of No 29 Clements Lane, London. (5)¦Condition Report: Used and worn condition overall with four of the signatures torn out.

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    Lot 125

    Guide price
    £30 - £50

    Hammer price £25.00

  • Lot 126

    Lot 126

    GROUP OF SIX BELIEVED 19TH CENTURY |PROMISE TO PAY| WHITE BANK NOTES, relating to Crickhowell (3), Brecknock (2) and Wolverhampton (1). (6 overall)¦Condition Report: In used and very worn condition overall with some serious losses, holes tears and chips.

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    Lot 126

    Guide price
    £50 - £80

    Hammer price £500.00

  • Lot 127

    Lot 127

    BRECON BANK |PROMISE TO PAY| NINE GUINEAS WHITE BANK NOTE, dated 1 August 1789.¦Condition Report: Appears in good overall condition considering age. Has blind stamp to bottom centre. Minor nibbles and creases with no significant losses.

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    Lot 127

    Guide price
    £50 - £80

    Hammer price £600.00

  • Lot 128

    Lot 128

    BRECON BANK |PROMISE TO PAY| FIVE GUINEAS WHITE BANK NOTE, dated 17 July 1789, No 11/2083.¦Condition Report: Blind stamp to left hand side. Some minor chippings to left hand edge. No major losses.

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    Lot 128

    Guide price
    £40 - £70

    Hammer price £440.00

  • Lot 132

    Lot 132

    MARKLIN HO GAUGE DB EXPRESS LOCOMOTIVE AND TENDER 3048 IN ORIGINAL BOX AND NUMBERED 01097 WITH BOOKLET.¦Condition Report: Good overall condition and in original box. Some minor wear and bumps to box.

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    Lot 132

    Guide price
    £30 - £50

    Hammer price £60.00

  • Lot 133

    Lot 133

    MARKLIN HO GAUGE DB ENGINE WITH SEPARATE TENDER 3005 IN ORIGINAL BOX AND NUMBERED 23014.¦Condition Report: Good overall condition and in original box. Some minor wear, scuffs and bumps to box.¦

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    Lot 133

    Guide price
    £30 - £50

    Hammer price £40.00

  • Lot 134

    Lot 134

    MARKLIN HO GAUGE DB ELECTRIC EXPRESS LOCOMOTIVE 3012 IN ORIGINAL BOX AND NUMBERED 1101 WITH BOOKLET.¦Condition Report: Good overall condition and in original box. Some minor wear, scuffs and bumps to box and loco.

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    Lot 134

    Guide price
    £50 - £80

    Hammer price £120.00

  • Lot 135

    Lot 135

    GROUP OF MARKLIN BOXED HO GAUGE ITEMS TO INCLUDE TWO TANK LOCOMOTIVES WITH SIX WHEELS (3029), and two tank engines (3000). (4)¦Condition Report: One of the tank locomotives does not have the booklet. Overall wear to items and boxes including scuffs and bumps.

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    Lot 135

    Guide price
    £60 - £100

    Hammer price £60.00

  • Lot 136

    Lot 136

    GROUP OF MARKLIN BOXED HO GAUGE ITEMS TO INCLUDE TANK ENGINE (3031), tank locomotive with six wheels (3029) and electric shunting locomotive (3002) all with booklets. (3)¦Condition Report: Overall wear to items and boxes including scuffs and bumps and cellotape.

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    Lot 136

    Guide price
    £60 - £100

    Hammer price £70.00

  • Lot 137

    Lot 137

    MARKLIN HO GAUGE GERMAN STREAMLINED 4-6-4 STEAM TENDER LOCOMOTIVE NUMBER SK 800 IN ORIGINAL BOX. ¦Condition Report: In good overall condition. Minor surface wear. Scuffs and losses to box particularly at corners.

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    Lot 137

    Guide price
    £150 - £250

    Hammer price £220.00

  • Lot 138

    Lot 138

    MARKLIN HO GAUGE GERMAN STEAM LOCOMOTIVE NUMBERED HR 800 AND COAL WAGON NUMBERED 809 IN ORIGINAL BOX.¦Condition Report: Surface wear and paint loss to both items. Box a little scruffy and worn in places.

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    Lot 138

    Guide price
    £80 - £120

    Hammer price £130.00

  • Lot 139

    Lot 139

    QUANTITY OF BOXED MARKLIN HO GAUGE ROLLING STOCK comprising mainly sleeping wagons and one Shell wagon. (14)¦Condition Report: All appear in generally good condition. Wear as expected with age with minor bumps. Boxes are scuffed with some minor losses in places.

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    Lot 139

    Guide price
    £60 - £100

    Hammer price £160.00

  • Lot 140

    Lot 140

    MARKLIN HO GAUGE LOCOMOTIVE TT800 NUMBERED 86 197 IN ORIGINAL BOX.¦Condition Report: Wear as expected with age and scuffs and wear to box overall.

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    Lot 140

    Guide price
    £60 - £100

    Hammer price £170.00

  • Lot 141

    Lot 141

    MARKLIN HO GAUGE STEAM LOCOMOTIVE DA 800 NUMBERED 23014 WITH COAL WAGON IN ORIGINAL BOX.¦Condition Report: Surface wear as expected although no major damage. Box is worn and scuffed in places.

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    Lot 141

    Guide price
    £60 - £100

    Hammer price £0.00

  • Lot 142

    Lot 142

    MARKLIN HO GAUGE STEAM LOCOMOTIVE T 700B IN ORIGINAL BOX.¦Condition Report: Wear to loco and some paint loss particularly to red areas. Box damaged with losses and scuffed.

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    Lot 142

    Guide price
    £40 - £70

    Hammer price £8,000.00

  • Lot 143

    Lot 143

    QUANTITY OF BOXED MARKLIN ROLLING STOCK TO INCLUDE GUARD`S VAN, CLOSED GOODS VAN, BOGIE TILT TRUCK ETC. (20)¦Condition Report: Items appear in good overall condition with some minor wear to items as expected and wear and scuffs to boxes.

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    Lot 143

    Guide price
    £100 - £200

    Hammer price £130.00

  • Lot 144

    Lot 144

    QUANTITY OF BOXED MARKLIN ROLLING STOCK TO INCLUDE TWO TRANSFORMATORS, LOCAL PASSENGER COACH, EXPRESS TRAIN LUGGAGE VAN, tipping truck etc. (14)¦Condition Report: Appear in good overall condition. Wear as expected and scuffs and bumps to boxes.

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    Lot 144

    Guide price
    £100 - £200

    Hammer price £0.00

  • Lot 145

    Lot 145

    QUANTITY OF BOXED MARKLIN ROLLING STOCK TO INCLUDE DINING CARS, LIGHTWEIGHT EXPRESS COACHES, luggage vans etc. (8)¦Condition Report: Good overall condition. Wear as expected and some scuffs and bumps to boxes.

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    Lot 145

    Guide price
    £50 - £80

    Hammer price £80.00

  • Lot 146

    Lot 146

    QUANTITY OF MOSTLY BOXED MARKLIN MINI-CLUB N-GUAGE ROLLING STOCK AND TRACK.¦

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    Lot 146

    Guide price
    £50 - £80

    Hammer price £150.00

  • Lot 147

    Lot 147

    QUANTITY OF MOSTLY BOXED MARKLIN ACCESSORIES TO INCLUDE STOP BLOCKS, DISTANT SIGNALS, ARC LAMPS, etc. (22)

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    Lot 147

    Guide price
    £50 - £80

    Hammer price £40.00

  • Lot 148

    Lot 148

    QUANTITY OF BOXED MARKLIN TRACK AND ACCESSORIES TO INCLUDE FULLY-AUTOMATIC LEVEL CROSSING WITH TRACK SECTIONS, track sections, approach sections etc. (14)¦Condition Report: Good overall condition. Wear as expected. Scuffs and minor losses to boxes.

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    Lot 148

    Guide price
    £80 - £120

    Hammer price £60.00

  • Lot 149

    Lot 149

    QUANTITY OF MAINLY UNBOXED MARKLIN ROLLING STOCK TO INCLUDE VARIOUS WAGONS, CRANES, LEVEL CROSSING and an Italian made Shell wagon, together with quantity of locomotive brochures, handbooks and manuals including Marklin.¦Condition Report: Overall in used condition and lacking original boxes.

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    Lot 149

    Guide price
    £60 - £100

    Hammer price £220.00

  • Lot 150

    Lot 150

    MARKLIN HO GAUGE STEAM LOCOMOTIVE NUMBER 89005 WITH BOOKLET IN TRI-ANG BOX.¦Condition Report: Good overall condition, wear as expected.

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    Lot 150

    Guide price
    £30 - £50

    Hammer price £35.00