Selections & Collections, Cardiff (Postponed from March 27)

Fri 17 April 2020, 01:00 PM - Cardiff Saleroom, South Wales

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  • Lot 50

    Lot 50

    WHITE METAL PIERCED JADE & DIAMOND CHIP OBLONG BROOCH, believed 18ct white gold and platinum, 6cms long, 6.2 grams in jewellery box marked `Percy A. Thomas, Rhyl.`¦Condition Report: Clasp in working order. Appears in good overall condition with no major damage. Surface wear and minor scratching to jade.

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    Lot 50

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    £150 - £250

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  • Lot 51

    Lot 51

    WHITE METAL DIAMOND ENCRUSTED LEAF AND SCROLL DESIGN BROOCH, 6.4cms at widest point, 12.9 grams.¦Condition Report: Appears in good overall condition with no stones missing. No hallmark visible although believed 18ct white gold.

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    Lot 51

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    £500 - £800

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  • Lot 52

    Lot 52

    18CT (750) YELLOW GOLD BOW DESIGN BROOCH set with central diamond (0.15cts approximately) and six small rubies. 6cms at widest point, 15.3 grams.¦Condition Report: Appears in good overall condition with no obvious damage or stones missing. Minor surface wear overall.

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    Lot 52

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    £250 - £350

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  • Lot 53

    Lot 53

    14CT (585) YELLOW GOLD BOW DESIGN BROOCH having twin pearl centre (one black and one white) accentuated with three small diamonds and diamond chips. 5cms at widest point, 12 grams.¦Condition Report: Appears in good overall condition with no obvious damage or stones missing. Clasp mechanism in working order.

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    Lot 53

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  • Lot 54

    Lot 54

    22CT (916) YELLOW GOLD FINE LINK NECKLET AND BRACELET ENSEMBLE, the necklet measuring 40cms long and weighing 59.8 grams, the bracelet measuring 19cms long and weighing 33.7 grams. 93.5 grams overall.¦Condition Report: Appears in good overall condition with no obvious damage. Minor surface wear. With Gregory`s Jewellers box.

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    Lot 54

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    £2500 - £3500

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  • Lot 55

    Lot 55

    18CT (750) YELLOW GOLD NECKLET SET WITH EIGHT SAPPHIRES and pearl drop pendant, 29.7 grams.¦Condition Report: Appears in good overall condition with no obvious damage or stones missing. Minor surface wear overall. Comes in Bell Brothers of Doncaster box.

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    Lot 55

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    £500 - £800

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  • Lot 56

    Lot 56

    PAIR OF YELLOW METAL ROSE CUT DIAMOND STUD EARRINGS approx. 1.0ct overall, 2.8grams overall Condition Report: both screw thread butterfly backs marked with Chinese characters for gold, earrings require light clean overall.

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    Lot 56

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    £300 - £600

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  • Lot 57

    Lot 57

    9CT YELLOW GOLD CHUNKY BRACELET HAVING CHAIN DESIGN BORDER, 21cms long, 40.2 grams.¦Condition Report: In good overall condition with no obvious damage or losses.

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    Lot 57

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    £400 - £600

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  • Lot 58

    Lot 58

    14K YELLOW GOLD LADIES BRACELET OF ALTERNATING OCTAGONAL OPAL MOUNTED TABLETS and tiny diamond set bars. 19.2cms long, 26 grams.¦Condition Report: Appears in good overall condition with no missing stones. Minor surface wear. Clasp in working order. Hallmarked `Italy`.

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    Lot 58

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    £400 - £600

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  • Lot 59

    Lot 59

    9CT YELLOW GOLD ENGINE TURNED CIGARETTE CASE of slightly curved form, Birmingham 1865, maker`s mark B & S, 104.1 grams.¦Condition Report: Good overall condition. Small dent to left bottom corner. Some scratches and stains. Cartouche is vacant. Hallmarks a little rubbed. Clasp functioning well.

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    Lot 59

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    £800 - £1200

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  • Lot 60

    Lot 60

    18CT YELLOW GOLD BROOCH IN THE FORM OF A PEACOCK ON BRANCH set with diamonds, sapphires, rubies and emeralds probably by Kutchinsky. 7.4cms at longest point, 28.1 grams.¦Condition Report: One ruby missing. All other stones appear to be present. Bar and clasp in working order. Some minor surface wear but no significant damage.

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    Lot 60

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    £1200 - £1800

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  • Lot 61

    Lot 61

    PAIR OF 18CT YELLOW GOLD AND DIAMOND CUFFLINKS of hammered design, 17.7 grams overall.¦Condition Report: Good overall condition with no obvious damage or losses. Some minor surface wear and scratches otherwise good.

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    Lot 61

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    £250 - £350

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  • Lot 62

    Lot 62

    9CT YELLOW GOLD CHARM BRACELET having approximately 30 yellow metal charms of varying design to include whale, bloodstone ship`s wheel, seahorse etc. 96.4 grams overall.¦Condition Report: Good overall condition. Clasp not functioning correctly. No significant damage or losses. Surface wear and minor scratches overall.

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    Lot 62

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    £600 - £1000

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  • Lot 63

    Lot 63

    18CT WHITE GOLD & SAPPHIRE FIVE STRAND NECKLACE of rectangular block design having flower head cluster clasp. 47cms long, 87.2 grams.¦Condition Report: Appears in good overall condition with no losses or significant damage. Clasp in working order. Surface wear as expected.

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    Lot 63

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    £1500 - £2500

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  • Lot 64

    Lot 64

    THREE STRAND NECKLACE OF GRADUATED CULTURED PEARLS having an unmarked white metal diamond encrusted clasp, the principal stone measuring 0.25ct approximately.¦Condition Report: One of the strands is not connected to the clasp. No obvious damage. Wear as expected.

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    Lot 64

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    £250 - £350

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  • Lot 65

    Lot 65

    YELLOW & WHITE METAL DIAMOND ENCRUSTED BAR BROOCH in the form of a riding crop and horseshoe. The 47 diamonds arranged within initials `DM W.K.` and the riding crop handle. 7.2cms long, 11.9 grams. ¦Condition Report: No stones appear to be missing. No evidence of any hallmarks on the brooch. Clasp in working order although stiff. Safety pin chain broken and missing.

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    Lot 65

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    £500 - £800

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  • Lot 66

    Lot 66

    PLATINUM DIAMOND SOLITAIRE DRESS RING HAVING PIERCED RHOMBUS AND CLAW DESIGN SETTING, 3.8cts approximately, 5.1 grams.¦Condition Report: One significant inclusion and two other smaller inclusions visible with the naked eye through the table and clarity is therefore in the P1-3 range. Otherwise stone is in good overall condition.

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    Lot 66

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    £8000 - £12000

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  • Lot 67

    Lot 67

    DIAMOND ENCRUSTED HEART SHAPED PENDANT ON DIAMOND LINE NECKLACE of graduated design totalling 80 diamonds ranging from 0.7ct (visual estimate) downwards. The pendant having approximately 65 small diamonds surrounding a central stone of 0.25ct (visual estimate). 40cms long, 21.2 grams.¦Condition Report: No obvious damage or losses. White and yellow metal setting unmarked. Surface wear and scratches overall.

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    Lot 67

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    £2000 - £3000

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  • Lot 68

    Lot 68

    YELLOW & WHITE METAL DIAMOND ENCRUSTED THREE SCROLL BROOCH having three diamond drops in original fitted Franklin & Hare Jewellers of Taunton box marked to the top `W. H. W to M. W. 26th May 1875-1900`. 7.1 grams.¦Condition Report: In good overall condition with no stones missing. Unmarked. Clasp in working order.

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    Lot 68

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    £800 - £1200

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  • Lot 69

    Lot 69

    LARGE 9CT YELLOW GOLD BARK EFFECT CROSS PENDANT SET WITH NINE CENTRAL PASTE STONES on a twig design loop chain, 85.6 grams.¦Condition Report: Good overall condition. Surface wear and minor scratches but no obvious or major damage.

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    Lot 69

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    £700 - £1000

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  • Lot 70

    Lot 70

    LARGE BELIEVED AQUAMARINE (2.8 X 2.4CMS) BAR BROOCH having diamond scroll and flower head border totalling 80 diamonds approximately graduating from 0.15cts downwards, 46.3 grams.¦Condition Report: All stones appear present with no obvious significant losses. Setting unmarked. Surface wear and minor scratches overall.

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    Lot 70

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    £1000 - £1500

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  • Lot 71

    Lot 71

    SWISS MADE GENTLEMEN`S PERPETUAL CALENDAR POCKET WATCH in blackened steel case, with moon phase, the movement numbered 6776, the white enamel face with Roman numeral chapter ring¦Condition Report: Seconds hand is ticking, some minor surface wear and scratches, appears complete with no significant damage

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    Lot 71

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    £200 - £300

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  • Lot 72

    Lot 72

    GROUP OF ART DECO DESIGN SLIMLINE POCKET WATCHES to include Elgin black enamel pocket watch, the seventeen jewel movement marked Elgin National Watch Company USA Number 25326992, Waltham 14k gold pocket watch, the 23 jewel movement marked Waltham USA Number 26296470, Howard 18k pocket watch, movement marked E Howard Watch Company Boston USA Number 12389 (3)¦Condition Report: All appear in good overall condition with no obvious damage or losses, not tested as running, some minor surface wear and scratches as expected

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    Lot 72

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    £500 - £800

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  • Lot 73

    Lot 73

    14K YELLOW GOLD SMALL FULL HUNTER POCKET WATCH BY ELGIN having enamel face with subsidiary seconds dial, Roman numeral chapter ring, the movement No. 2720586, the case having floral and foliate decoration with vacant cartouche and set with diamond to reverse, 58 grams¦Condition Report: Not tested as working, some minor surface wear but overall in nice condition, covers closing nicely

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    Lot 73

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  • Lot 74

    Lot 74

    14K YELLOW GOLD FULL HUNTER POCKET WATCH BY WALTHAM having cobalt blue enamel face with subsidiary seconds dial, the case overall engraved with scroll and house design, the movement marks Waltham Mass and numbered 12274400, 79.5 grams¦Condition Report: Significant damage to enamel face including losses and cracks, hands also missing, bezel and crystal are loose, not tested as working

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    Lot 74

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  • Lot 75

    Lot 75

    9CT GOLD FULL HUNTER QUARTER REPEATER POCKET WATCH having white enamel dial with Roman numeral chapter ring and subsidiary seconds dial, numbered 49139, 82.6 grams¦Condition Report: Appears in complete overall condition, minor surface wear as expected, not tested long term, some wear and scratches around cover openings

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    Lot 75

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  • Lot 76

    Lot 76

    TWO SILVER & GUILLOCHE ENAMEL CIGARETTE CASES, one decorated with water mill, the other with dog, one marked 925, probably continental silver, having engine turned back covers¦Condition Report: Both enamel in good general condition, some minor surface wear and scratches but no significant losses or damage

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    Lot 76

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  • Lot 77

    Lot 77

    9CT WHITE GOLD & DIAMOND CLASP THREE-STRAND GRADUATED PEARL NECKLACE, in box¦Condition Report: appears to be without damage or repair, every pearl has not been examined

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    Lot 77

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    £600 - £1000

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  • Lot 78

    Lot 78

    A PAIR OF LATE VICTORIAN SILVER CHOCOLATE POTS, Sheffield 1887, by Howell & James Limited, half fluted bodies, ebonized handles, engraved crests, 18cms high, overall weight approximately 14.5 troy ozs (2)¦Condition Report: handles soldered repairs, ebony handle chipped.

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    Lot 78

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    £180 - £250

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  • Lot 79

    Lot 79

    PAIR OF ARTS & CRAFTS SILVER CANDLESTICKS BY A E JONES, Birmingham 1925, planished details, 17cms high¦Condition Report: one with split drip pan and dented foot rim, other with minor foot dents.

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    Lot 79

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  • Lot 80

    Lot 80

    GEORGE V MATCHED FIVE-PIECE SILVER GILT DRESSING TABLE VANITY SET overall engraved in Chinoiserie design by Mappin & Webb, London hallmarked, comprising vanity mirror (1926), two brushes (1927), two lidded boxes (1928 and 1935) 29 troy ozs approximately. (5)¦Condition Report: Mirror has small area of damage to the plate. Some minor dents, surface wear and scratches. All hinges working well, hallmarks clear. Items have engraved initials.

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    Lot 80

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  • Lot 80A

    Lot 80A

    GOOD VICTORIAN FOUR-PIECE SILVER TEA & COFFEE SET, London 1888 by Frederick Elkington, with foliate pierced rims, beaded handles, foliate engraved around blank cartouches, overall 68 troy oz. (4)¦Condition Report: one pot with small dent, lid slightly off centre.

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    Lot 80A

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    £1000 - £1500

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  • Lot 81

    Lot 81

    ART DECO FOUR-PIECE SILVER TEA SERVICE Sheffield 1939 and 1940 maker Emile Viner with ivory handles and lid knops, 51 Troy ounces gross, segmented form with stylized bands around the rims¦Condition Report: good overall condition save minor surface scratches.¦

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    Lot 81

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    £500 - £700

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  • Lot 81A

    Lot 81A

    GOOD PAIR OF VICTORIAN BRITANNIA STANDARD SILVER CANDLESTICKS, London 1874 by Charles Stuart Harris, cast in the William & Mary-style with stop-fluted columns and octagonal knopped bases, with rampant lion crest engraved cartouches, loaded bases, 20cms high (2)¦Condition Report: one base slightly uneven, pitch bases cracking.

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    Lot 81A

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  • Lot 82

    Lot 82

    PAIR OF ROYAL WORCESTER JAMES STINTON DECORATED PLAQUES of oval form, opposing images of pheasants in woodland, Royal Worcester backstamps in puce, asterisk and six dot date for 1922, 23.25 x 14.5cms, signed JAS STINTON to lower left and lower right, gilt mounted and framed¦Condition Report: tired frames, porcelain has no apparent problems¦

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    Lot 82

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  • Lot 83

    Lot 83

    AN IMPRESSIVE PAIR OF CANTON FAMILLE ROSE PORCELAIN VASES, 19th Century, the narrow necks applied with red and blue Chilong dragons forming the handles above two rectangular vignettes depicting Manchu figures in military and civilian costume in a mountainous landscape and in an interior reserved on a heavily decorated floral ground with exotic bids, insects and fruit, scrolling lotus and Buddhist symbols to the turquoise borders at the foot and neck, 80cms high¦Condition Report: one vase with chips to blue chilongs, gilt lines slightly worn.

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    Lot 83

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  • Lot 84

    Lot 84

    A CANTON FAMILLE ROSE PORCELAIN PUNCH BOWL, 19th Century, decorated to the inside and outside with panels of figures, flowers, exotic birds ETC, 40cms diameter¦Condition Report: gilt rim slightly worn.

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    Lot 84

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  • Lot 85

    Lot 85

    PAIR OF CHINESE BLUE & WHITE AND CLOBBERED PORCELAIN TRUMPET VASES 19th Century, decorated with figures and foliage, 27cms high¦Condition Report: foot rim chip

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    Lot 85

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  • Lot 86

    Lot 86

    A RARE ROYAL DOULTON (BURSLEM) FIGURE OF `PUSSY` BY F.C. STONE, modeled as a young girl with a black cat, lacking HN number, but hand inscribed with title and date (11.12.18), 19cms high¦Condition Report: glaze crazed commensurate with age, no other damage.

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    Lot 86

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    £1500 - £2000

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  • Lot 87

    Lot 87

    A RARE SOUTH DEVON RAILWAY POLICE TRUNCHEON, turned wood with painted crown SDR cypher and numeral 20, 44cms long¦Condition Report: overall warped / bowed, multiple dents, paint scuff.

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    Lot 87

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  • Lot 88

    Lot 88

    A GEORGE III DOUBLE IRON ENDED TRUNCHEON, painted GRIII monogram Newark number 34, possibly a Newark prison truncheon, 48cms long¦Condition Report: base with cracks, gilt paintwork worn, metal end scuffed.

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    Lot 88

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  • Lot 89

    Lot 89

    WILLIAM IV TURNED BEECHWOOD POLICE TRUNCHEON, gilt painted with crown WR IV cypher and HM initials, 43cms long¦Condition Report: minor scuffs overall, slight wear to painted decoration.

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    Lot 89

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  • Lot 90

    Lot 90

    A GOOD EARLY VICTORIAN TURNED BEECHWOOD POLICE TRUNCHEON with brass crown finial, elaborately painted, VR crown and armorial, dated 1838, and town armorial behind, TC initials and motto `Faire mon Devoir`, 37cms high¦Condition Report: gilt brass crown rubbed to base, overall minor dints and wear to paint, copper cap to handle.

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    Lot 90

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  • Lot 91

    Lot 91

    AN EARLY 19TH CENTURY TURNED BEECHWOOD POLICE TRUNCHEON, probably by Hiatt & Co. of Birmingham, and painted by John Thorp, circa 1835, painted with Royal cypher, lion and crown, moto and armorial below, signed behind `Thorp Painter`, 38cms long¦Auctioneer`s Note: John Thorp of Birmingham was the foremost herald painter of truncheons in this period. Hiatt & Co. of Birmingham manufactured the majority of good quality beech truncheons from the 1820`s. They were distributed by William Parker, later Parker, Field & Sons of Holborn. For similar examples see E. Fenn Clark `Truncheons: Their Romance & Reality`, 1935, illustrated page 119¦Condition Report: paint worn to top, minor scuffs overall, pierced handle with old chips.

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    Lot 91

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  • Lot 92

    Lot 92

    AN IRISH BOG OAK TRUNCHEON carved with shamrocks, 33cms long, and a George V Birmingham Special Constabulary police truncheon, transfer printed with gilt armorial crown, cypher and date 1916- 1919, 35.5cms (2)¦Condition Report: transfer slightly worn.

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    Lot 92

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    £120 - £180

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  • Lot 93

    Lot 93

    JAEGER LE COULTRE ATMOS CLOCK IN GILT BRASS CASE, caliber 526-5, numbered 376010. 22.5cms high.¦Condition Report: Not currently running. Appears complete with no significant damage or losses. Wear to Jaeger brand to front.

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    Lot 93

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  • Lot 94

    Lot 94

    STRAITS CHINESE OR PERANAKAN CARVED & GILT LACQUERED CHANAB, the lozenge shaped offering stand carved with figures and with gilt decorated cover, 33cms wide¦Condition Report: damage to pierced gallery

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    Lot 94

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  • Lot 95

    Lot 95

    19TH CENTURY BURR WALNUT DECANTER BOX containing six gilt decorated Dutch decanters and stoppers, 30cms wide¦Condition Report: top split, veneer restored to rear base and corner, two stoppers replaced, one bottle replaced.

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    Lot 95

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  • Lot 96

    Lot 96

    THORBURN, ARCHIBALD. British Birds. London: Longmans, Green & Company 1915-1916. First Edition large quarto, four volumes, 80 colour plates¦Condition Report: original red cloth gilt rubbed at edges, some minor staining to boards, foxing to text leaves

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    Lot 96

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  • Lot 97

    Lot 97

    ORIGINAL SIGNED THE BEATLES FAN CARD clearly signed in pen by each of the four group members, 11 x 14cms¦Provenance: PC Frank Wilson, Cardiff City Police was involved in transporting the group to their 1965 performance at The Capitol, Queen Street, Cardiff in a Black Maria (this trip was reported in newspapers and to accompany there is a facsimile of one such newspaper report recalling the trip) with Frank Wilson in the back of the van with the group and able to request autographs. The vendor is the grandson of PC Frank Wilson¦Condition Report: excellent preserved condition, slight discolouration and light marks only, no tears or creases / folds PLEASE BE ADVISED that the opinion from several collectors are that the signatures are by the hand of Neil Apsinall (tour manager). We do not offer a guarantee of authenticity with any auction lots which are offered in our auction and buyers must make up their own mind as to the suitability and authenticity of every lot. Bidders who decide to bid on this lot and are successful then must do at their own risk.

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    Lot 97

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    £1500 - £2500

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