Selections & Collections, Cardiff

Sat 12 September 2020, 03:00 PM - Cardiff Saleroom, South Wales

Typically our antique and fine art sales may include some or all of the following: Country, period and vernacular furniture including long-case clocks Antique maps and paintings or prints by artists of good repute Fine and antique glassware, English, Continental and Oriental ceramics Fine electroplate and silver Jewellery, bijouterie and etui Clocks, barometers, scientific and musical instruments, Treen, good brassware and copperware Antique books, toys and dolls Antique and fine art auctions are held in North and South Wales throughout the year

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- Commission Bids (submitted by 4pm Friday 11 September)
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- Droit de Suite paid by us
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  • Lot 102

    Lot 102

    THREE TUAREG TENT POSTS, Sahara, largest 100cms (3)

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    Lot 102

    Guide price
    £80 - £120

    Hammer price £0.00

  • Lot 103

    Lot 103

    TWO SHONA AXES & NIGERIAN PARADE AXE, largest 82cms (3)

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    Lot 103

    Guide price
    £80 - £120

    Hammer price £60.00

  • Lot 104

    Lot 104

    AUSTRAL ISLANDS PADDLE, French Polynesia, 114cms¦Condition Report: blade broken and reglued, pale dry patina.

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    Lot 104

    Guide price
    £500 - £700

    Hammer price £440.00

  • Lot 105

    Lot 105

    ZULU STUDDED KNOBKERRIE, South Africa, 63cms

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    Lot 105

    Guide price
    £100 - £150

    Hammer price £260.00

  • Lot 106

    Lot 106

    TWO ZULU WIREWORK WEAPONS, South Africa, comprising knobkerrie and assegai, longest 80cms (2)

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    Lot 106

    Guide price
    £80 - £120

    Hammer price £260.00

  • Lot 107

    Lot 107

    THREE ZULU KNOBKERRIES & A ZULU DANCE STAFF, South Africa, longest 87cms (4)

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    Lot 107

    Guide price
    £150 - £200

    Hammer price £180.00

  • Lot 108

    Lot 108

    SWAZI AXE, Swaziland, 79cms, and a large West African ladle, 60cms (2)

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    Lot 108

    Guide price
    £200 - £300

    Hammer price £0.00

  • Lot 109

    Lot 109

    DINKA BEADED MALE CORSET, Sudan, on stand

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    Lot 109

    Guide price
    £300 - £400

    Hammer price £200.00

  • Lot 110

    Lot 110

    DOGON GRANARY DOOR, Mali, 53 x 45cms

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    Lot 110

    Guide price
    £80 - £120

    Hammer price £0.00

  • Lot 111

    Lot 111

    SEVEN VARIOUS AFRICAN SPEARS (7)

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    Lot 111

    Guide price
    £70 - £100

    Hammer price £160.00

  • Lot 112

    Lot 112

    COLLECTION OF HIGHLANDS BAMBOO ARROWS, Papua New Guinea (19)

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    Lot 112

    Guide price
    £100 - £200

    Hammer price £60.00

  • Lot 113

    Lot 113

    COLLECTION OF HIGHLANDS BAMBOO ARROWS, Papua New Guinea (34)

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    Lot 113

    Guide price
    £150 - £250

    Hammer price £60.00

  • Lot 114

    Lot 114

    THREE NEW BRITAIN STONE HEAD CLUBS, longest 23cms (3)

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    Lot 114

    Guide price
    £250 - £350

    Hammer price £210.00

  • Lot 115

    Lot 115

    KIRIBATI SHARK TOOTH SWORD, 127cms, Solomon Islands painted paddle, 130cms and Papua Cassowary feather fan (3)

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    Lot 115

    Guide price
    £100 - £200

    Hammer price £170.00

  • Lot 116

    Lot 116

    HIGHLANDS SHELL & SEED BREAST ORNAMENT, Papua New Guinea,, 51cms

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    Lot 116

    Guide price
    £80 - £100

    Hammer price £150.00

  • Lot 117

    Lot 117

    TWO ASMAT SPEARS, Southern Papua Province, Indonesian New Guinea, with seed, feather and woven fibre sheathes, 224cms (2)

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    Lot 117

    Guide price
    £250 - £300

    Hammer price £0.00

  • Lot 118

    Lot 118

    THREE ASMAT SPEARS, Southern Papua Province, Indonesian New Guinea, two with feather ornaments, longest 244cms long

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    Lot 118

    Guide price
    £150 - £250

    Hammer price £190.00

  • Lot 119

    Lot 119

    ASMAT SHIELD,, Southern Papua Province, Indonesian New Guinea, 186cms, with bespoke display stand,¦Condition Report: split reglued.

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    Lot 119

    Guide price
    £300 - £500

    Hammer price £200.00

  • Lot 120

    Lot 120

    BAULE DOOR, Ivory Coast, 167cm high

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    Lot 120

    Guide price
    £200 - £300

    Hammer price £0.00

  • Lot 121

    Lot 121

    NDEBELE BEADED LEATHER APRON, Zimbabwe, 56 x 53cms

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    Lot 121

    Guide price
    £80 - £120

    Hammer price £160.00

  • Lot 122

    Lot 122

    YUAT SHIELD, Biwat, Northeastern Papua New Guinea, 165cms

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    Lot 122

    Guide price
    £150 - £250

    Hammer price £150.00

  • Lot 123

    Lot 123

    IFUGAO PANGALAPANG SHELL NECKLACE, Philipines, 30cms and a Highlands New Guinea nassa shell and quill neck ornament, 50cms (2)

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    Lot 123

    Guide price
    £80 - £120

    Hammer price £150.00

  • Lot 124

    Lot 124

    SOLOMON ISLANDS CLUB, leaf shaped head, plaited fibre wrapped handle, 106cms

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    Lot 124

    Guide price
    £100 - £150

    Hammer price £110.00

  • Lot 125

    Lot 125

    FIJIAN CLUB, serrated lenticular head, 106cms

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    Lot 125

    Guide price
    £100 - £150

    Hammer price £500.00

  • Lot 126

    Lot 126

    RARE FIJIAN SPEAR, tapering point carved with 66 tiers of barbs, slender conical tip, 275cms ¦Condition Report: base old damage, some barbs broken.

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    Lot 126

    Guide price
    £400 - £600

    Hammer price £250.00

  • Lot 127

    Lot 127

    SIX ABOR WEAPONS, Assam, Northeast India, comprising three swords, two axes and an adze (6)

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    Lot 127

    Guide price
    £150 - £250

    Hammer price £500.00

  • Lot 128

    Lot 128

    RARE ANDAMAN ISLANDS BOW, herringbone decoration to centre and edges, 180cms

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    Lot 128

    Guide price
    £500 - £700

    Hammer price £1,700.00

  • Lot 129

    Lot 129

    RARE ANDAMAN ISLANDS BOW, herringbone decoration to edges, retains bowstring, 195cms

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    Lot 129

    Guide price
    £600 - £800

    Hammer price £1,300.00

  • Lot 130

    Lot 130

    LARGE TEMPLE ROOF ELEMENT, Cambodia, carved as a stylised bird with tall plume, weathered, on stand

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    Lot 130

    Guide price
    £200 - £300

    Hammer price £0.00

  • Lot 131

    Lot 131

    TWO ABORIGINAL TIWI RITUAL SPEARHEADS, Bathurst and Melville Islands, Northern Territory, largest 121cms (2)

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    Lot 131

    Guide price
    £200 - £300

    Hammer price £150.00

  • Lot 132

    Lot 132

    COLLECTION OF ABORIGINAL ARTEFACTS comprising two pyrographed coolamons, two boomerangs, leangle club, bullroarer etc

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    Lot 132

    Guide price
    £250 - £350

    Hammer price £190.00

  • Lot 133

    Lot 133

    INDONESIAN FIGURAL FUNERARY POST, possibly Flores, 152cms¦Condition Report: reglued horse feet.

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    Lot 133

    Guide price
    £80 - £120

    Hammer price £0.00

  • Lot 134

    Lot 134

    COLLECTION OF AMAZONIAN REED ARROWS, probably Wai Wai or Karaja, Brazil, finely woven bound tips in two woven rattan quivers (38)

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    Lot 134

    Guide price
    £100 - £200

    Hammer price £210.00

  • Lot 135

    Lot 135

    BONTOK SHIELD, Philippines, 92cms

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    Lot 135

    Guide price
    £100 - £200

    Hammer price £90.00

  • Lot 137

    Lot 137

    MEDAL: CRIMEA, 1854 (H. MACEY. DRIVER. RHA) with original floriated, swivelling suspender and wide pale blue ribbon with yellow edges. Appearing with four ornate oak leaf clasps terminating with acorns for Sebastopol, Inkermann, Balaklava and Alma. ¦Auctioneer's Note: The Royal Horse Artillery (RHA) was formed in 1793 and provided distinguished service in the great wars of the 19th and 20th centuries with horses still in service for ceremonial purposes today. ¦Condition Report: Appears in good overall condition with original suspender and ribbon. Wear, surface scratching and minor bumps commensurate with age.

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    Lot 137

    Guide price
    £200 - £400

    Hammer price £750.00

  • Lot 138

    Lot 138

    MEDAL: CHINA, 1900 (D. MACERS A. B. H.M.S. UNDAUNTED.) with replacement ribbon¦Auctioneer's Note: HMS Undaunted was an Orlando-class armoured cruiser launched in November 1886 serving two commissions on the China station, and fomed part of the naval force under the command of Admiral Sir Edward Seymour during the Boxer Rebellion.¦Condition Report: Ribbon appears to be a replacement. Otherwise in good overall condition with original suspender. Wear, surface scratching and minor bumps commensurate with age.

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    Lot 138

    Guide price
    £100 - £200

    Hammer price £140.00

  • Lot 139

    Lot 139

    MEDAL: INDIAN MUTINY, 1857-1858 (JOHN PETERS. 43rd LIGHT INFANTRY) with original swivelling suspender and wide white ribbon with two scarlet stripes¦Auctioneer's Note: The 43rd (Monmouthshire) Regiment of Foot was raised in 1741 as an infantry regiment of the British Army. The regiment assisted in the Indian Mutiny between 1857 and 1859 where a member of the regiment, Henry Addison, was awarded the Victoria Cross.¦Condition Report: Appears in good overall condition. Ribbon is very crisp and may be a replacement. Wear, surface scratches and minor bumps commensurate with age.

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    Lot 139

    Guide price
    £100 - £150

    Hammer price £240.00

  • Lot 140

    Lot 140

    MEDALS: INDIA MEDAL, 1895-1902 (3134 PTE M. GLENNON 1st BATTALION EAST LANCASHIRE REGIMENT) with Relief of Chitral 1895 clasp, together with India Medal, 1895-1902 (3545 Pte G. Ritchie 2nd Battalion Argyll & Sutherland Highlanders) with Punjab Frontier 1897-98 clasp (2)¦Auctioneer's Note: The India Medal reverse was designed by Georges William de Saulles and was issued in silver to officers and men of the British and Indian armies and in bronze to porters and servants.¦Condition Report: Ribbon on medal awarded to Ritchie may be a replacement. Otherwise both appear in good overall condition. Wear, surface scratches and minor bumps commensurate with age.

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    Lot 140

    Guide price
    £150 - £250

    Hammer price £220.00

  • Lot 141

    Lot 141

    MEDALS: SECOND CHINA WAR MEDAL (UNNAMED) with clasp for Canton 1857, King George V General Service Medal (63807 Sepoy Baha Dur Limbu S & T. Corps.) with clasp for Iraq and 1911 Delhi Durbar Medal (unnamed) (3)¦Condition Report: All three appear in good overall condition. Wear and fraying to ribbons, surface scratching and minor dents.

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    Lot 141

    Guide price
    £150 - £250

    Hammer price £150.00

  • Lot 142

    Lot 142

    MEDALS: BOER WAR PAIR comprising Queen`s South Africa Medal (5321 Corpl J. W. Stanley, RL: WT: Surrey Regt) with six clasps for Cape Colony, Laing`s Nek, Transvaal, Relief of Ladysmith, Orange Free State and Tugela Heights, together with King`s South Africa Medal (5321 Corpl J. Stanley The Queen`s) with two clasps for South Africa 1901 and South Africa 1902 (2)¦Auctioneer`s Note: The Boer War pair are noted as being hard fought medals with the various engagements leading to vast losses compounded by disease and insufficient resources.¦Condition Report: Both appear in good overall condition. Wear, surface scratches and minor bumps commensurate with age.

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    Lot 142

    Guide price
    £200 - £300

    Hammer price £250.00

  • Lot 143

    Lot 143

    MEDAL: BALTIC, 1854-1855 (unnamed) with original swivelling suspender and wide yellow ribbon with pale blue edges¦Auctioneer's Note: The Baltic Medal was issued to officers and men of the Royal Marines, Royal Navy, and Royal Sappers and Miners who served between March 1854 and August 1855 in the Baltic Sea operations against Russia. All medals were issued unnamed except those awarded to the Royal Sappers and Miners. ¦Condition Report: Appears in good overall condition. Wear, surface scratches and minor bumps commensurate with age.

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    Lot 143

    Guide price
    £100 - £150

    Hammer price £150.00

  • Lot 144

    Lot 144

    MEDALS: EGYPT CAMPAIGN GROUP comprising undated Egypt Medal (5044, Sergeant J. Merritt, M. S. Corps) with The Nile 1884-85 clasp, Victoria Army Long Service and Good Conduct Medal (5044 1/CL ST Sgt E. J. Merritt. M. S. C.) and Khedive's Star Medal 1884-6 (3)¦Auctioneer's Note: The origins of Medical organisation within the British Army date back to the mid-17th Century becoming more formal at the beginning of the 19th Century. By the time of the campaign in Egypt close to 1000 officers and men of the Medical Staff Corps (MSC) were deployed to Egypt and Sudan.¦Condition Report: Some wear and fraying to ribbons. Wear, surface scratches and minor bumps commensurate with age.

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    Lot 144

    Guide price
    £200 - £300

    Hammer price £460.00

  • Lot 145

    Lot 145

    MEDAL: WATERLOO, 1815 (FRANCIS HARRIS. 2nd BATT. 35th REG. FOOT) with original steel clip, suspension ring and wide crimson ribbon with dark blue edges. ¦Auctioneer`s Note: The 35th (Royal Sussex) Regiment of Foot, 2nd Battalion was formed in 1804 and took part in the unsuccessful Walcheren Campaign in 1809 suffering huge casualties before seeing action at the Battle of Waterloo in June 1815.¦Condition Report: Appears in good overall condition with original steel clip, ring and ribbon. Wear, surface scratching and minor bumps commensurate with age.

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    Lot 145

    Guide price
    £800 - £1200

    Hammer price £1,300.00

  • Lot 146

    Lot 146

    MILITARY & WELSH INTEREST silver waisted vase raised on circular pedestal base with flared rim. Engraved `Pembroke Yeomanry Cavalry. Shooting Competition - 1897 - Presented by Lady Philipps Picton Castle. Won by Sergeant W. G. Mathias |A| Squadron.`, together with British War Medal (353 PTE J. John Pembroke Yeo) a South Wales Borderers waist belt clasp, Pembroke Yeomanry Fishguard cap badge, an Imperial Yeomanry tunic button and a George V Royal Engineers brooch.¦Condition Report: Hallmarks are rubbed on the vase and the vase itself is a little misshapen. All items appear ok otherwise with wear and surface scratches and minor dents.

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    Lot 146

    Guide price
    £100 - £200

    Hammer price £340.00