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Auction Description for Martel Maides: Fine Art Catalogue Sale - F80499
Viewing Notes:
Saturday 9th March: 9am to 1pm Monday 11th March 8.30am to 7pm Tuesday 12th March 8.30am to 5.30pm Wednesday 13th March 8.30am to 5pm
Sale Notes:
NB: Rescheduled Sale from 14th March - owing to adverse weather conditions. www.invaluable.com/martelmaides

Fine Art Catalogue Sale - F80499

by Martel Maides


511 lots | 494 with images

March 20, 2013

Live Auction

The Auction Rooms

40 Cornet Street

Guernsey, GY1 1LF United Kingdom

Phone: +44 (0)1481 722700

Email: auctions@martelmaides.co.uk

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A Meissen composite set of four figures emblematic of 'The Senses' 20th century, after models by J. C. Schönheit, comprising 'Sight

Lot 1: A Meissen composite set of four figures emblematic of 'The Senses' 20th century, after models by J. C. Schönheit, comprising 'Sight

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Description: A Meissen composite set of four figures emblematic of 'The Senses' 20th century, after models by J. C. Schönheit, comprising 'Sight', 'Smell', 'Touch' and 'Taste', modelled as seated ladies raised on shaped rectangular bases moulded to the sides with egg and dart decoration, blue crossed swords marks, with incised marks, 'E2', 'E3', 'E4' and 'E5' and Pressnumern, the tallest 5 3/4in. (14.5cm.) high. (4)

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A Meissen porcelain figure emblematic of the Sense of Smell c.1880, after a model by J. C. Schönheit,

Lot 2: A Meissen porcelain figure emblematic of the Sense of Smell c.1880, after a model by J. C. Schönheit,

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Description: A Meissen porcelain figure emblematic of the Sense of Smell c.1880, after a model by J. C. Schönheit, on a shaped oblong base with egg and dart moulded edge, blue crossed swords, incised 'E5' mark and iron red painter's mark to base, 5 1/4in. (13.25cm.) high, restoration.

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A Meissen porcelain figural group 'The Broken Bridge' 19th century, after the original by M.V. Acier,

Lot 3: A Meissen porcelain figural group 'The Broken Bridge' 19th century, after the original by M.V. Acier,

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Description: A Meissen porcelain figural group 'The Broken Bridge' 19th century, after the original by M.V. Acier, modelled as a gallant in a teal blue coat and breeches assisting his female companion across a broken bridge, united by a floral garland, she dressed in a sprigged pink dress and pale green shawl, a putto scattering roses at their feet and Cupid to the reverse, on an arcaded oval base enriched with gilt, blue crossed swords mark, incised 'F63' and Pressnumern '100', gilt painter's mark, 9 3/4in. (25cm.) high, damage to female figure's raised hand, minor losses to leaves and petals.

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A Royal Doulton 'The Flower Seller' figurine HN789, designed by Lesley Harradine, c.1930, with hand painted name and HN number,

Lot 4: A Royal Doulton 'The Flower Seller' figurine HN789, designed by Lesley Harradine, c.1930, with hand painted name and HN number,

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Description: A Royal Doulton 'The Flower Seller' figurine HN789, designed by Lesley Harradine, c.1930, with hand painted name and HN number, green printed factory mark, 8 5/8in. (22cm.) high, head off and repaired.

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A 19th century Meissen porcelain figure of a lady with underglaze blue crossed swords, incised 'F50' and Pressnumern '43',

Lot 5: A 19th century Meissen porcelain figure of a lady with underglaze blue crossed swords, incised 'F50' and Pressnumern '43',

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Description: A 19th century Meissen porcelain figure of a lady with underglaze blue crossed swords, incised 'F50' and Pressnumern '43', seated on a stool holding a mirror on one knee, in which the dog on her lap can see its reflection, on a circular base, 5 1/2in. (14cm.) high, some chips and restoration.

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A late 19th century Majolica casket in the form of a dark blue trunk the domed lid with a yellow leather strap and mouse forming the...

Lot 6: A late 19th century Majolica casket in the form of a dark blue trunk the domed lid with a yellow leather strap and mouse forming the...

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Description: A late 19th century Majolica casket in the form of a dark blue trunk the domed lid with a yellow leather strap and mouse forming the handle, the ends decorated with double bands of brown five dot tiles, the casket with raised corner mounts of cockatoo heads and pale blue wings, the sides with looped branch handles, 9 1/2in. (24cm.) wide, 6 1/2in. (16.5cm.) high.

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A 19th century Sèvres style porcelain and ormolu inkwell of square form, decorated with floral sprigs and pendants on a white ground,

Lot 7: A 19th century Sèvres style porcelain and ormolu inkwell of square form, decorated with floral sprigs and pendants on a white ground,

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Description: A 19th century Sèvres style porcelain and ormolu inkwell of square form, decorated with floral sprigs and pendants on a white ground, the body with applied ormolu ribbon tied floral swag mounts, similar decoration to the gilt metal hinged lid, with porcelain liner, blue painted Sèvres style mark to base, 3 1/4in. (8.25cm.) square, 4in. (10cm.) high.

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An Italian gilt brass and micro mosaic trinket casket c.1900,

Lot 8: An Italian gilt brass and micro mosaic trinket casket c.1900,

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Description: An Italian gilt brass and micro mosaic trinket casket c.1900, the sides set with deeply bevelled glass ovals and the top with multicoloured raised micro mosaic flowers on a pale blue ground, standing on pierced gilt feet, 3 1/2in. (9cm.) square, 3 1/4in. (8.5cm.) high.

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A set of six Bohemian gilt and blue flash decorated champagne glasses c.1900, in the manner of Moser,

Lot 9: A set of six Bohemian gilt and blue flash decorated champagne glasses c.1900, in the manner of Moser,

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Description: A set of six Bohemian gilt and blue flash decorated champagne glasses c.1900, in the manner of Moser, the conical eight faceted bowls alternately decorated with gilded leaves and wriggle-work, each with a raised, tapered oblong in cobalt blue, on an octagonal stem and eight lobed, star cut foot, both with conforming decoration, 4 1/2in. (11.5cm.) high, the bowls 3in. (7.75cm.) diameter. (6)

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A German porcelain figural group probably Wurttemberg, 1920s-30s, depicting a courting couple in 18th century dress,

Lot 10: A German porcelain figural group probably Wurttemberg, 1920s-30s, depicting a courting couple in 18th century dress,

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Description: A German porcelain figural group probably Wurttemberg, 1920s-30s, depicting a courting couple in 18th century dress, two lambs at their side, on an oval base with gilded key border, underglaze blue mark to base, impressed star and '4783', 7 1/2in. (19cm.) high, together with a Schierholz porcelain candlestick, 20th century, modelled as two winged cherubs upon a rocky base festooned with forget-me-nots, one holding the foliate cornucopia form sconce aloft, impressed and blue printed factory marks, impressed '1186', 10 1/4in. (26cm.) high. (2)

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Two pieces of Victorian cranberry glass comprising an American Fenton 'Thumbprint' basket with clear glass handle, crimped rim,

Lot 11: Two pieces of Victorian cranberry glass comprising an American Fenton 'Thumbprint' basket with clear glass handle, crimped rim,

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Description: Two pieces of Victorian cranberry glass comprising an American Fenton 'Thumbprint' basket with clear glass handle, crimped rim, moulded Fenton logo to base, 8in. (20cm.) high, together with a multilobed and ribbed vase gathered at the top in the form of a lady's reticule with ruffled rim and a silk cord tied around the neck, 8 1/2in. (22cm.) high. (2)

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A rare and large Karl Ens porcelain group probably 1930s, possibly a unique, one-off studio piece,

Lot 12: A rare and large Karl Ens porcelain group probably 1930s, possibly a unique, one-off studio piece,

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Description: A rare and large Karl Ens porcelain group probably 1930s, possibly a unique, one-off studio piece, modelled as three Humbolt penguins huddled together, on a rectangular plinth base, the base with green printed maker's mark, the underside with scratch mark '5034 1' and inscribed 'HMS Raven 1940' in pencil, 14 1/2in. (37cm.) high, 13 1/2in. (34.25cm.) wide. * HMS Raven was the Royal Naval Air Station in Eastleigh, Hampshire, from 1939 to 1947. This is a possibly a piece once displayed in the one of the formal or officers' rooms at the station.

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An 18th century Derby porcelain figure 'Summer' from the Four Seasons, the male figure in a pink coat,

Lot 13: An 18th century Derby porcelain figure 'Summer' from the Four Seasons, the male figure in a pink coat,

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Description: An 18th century Derby porcelain figure 'Summer' from the Four Seasons, the male figure in a pink coat, black hat and green breeches with iron red and gilded floral decoration, seated on a tree stump and holding a wheat sheaf, another at his feet, on a pierced scroll and rocaille base enriched with gilt, 5 3/4in. (14.5cm.) high, some losses.

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A Moorcroft vase of squat circular form post-war, with red and yellow hibiscus design on a dark blue ground,

Lot 14: A Moorcroft vase of squat circular form post-war, with red and yellow hibiscus design on a dark blue ground,

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Description: A Moorcroft vase of squat circular form post-war, with red and yellow hibiscus design on a dark blue ground, the base retaining the original paper label, with signed Moorcroft and impressed marks, 4 1/4in. (11cm.) high.

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A small Moorcroft bottle vase post-war, with red and yellow hibiscus decoration, on a blue-green ground,

Lot 15: A small Moorcroft bottle vase post-war, with red and yellow hibiscus decoration, on a blue-green ground,

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Description: A small Moorcroft bottle vase post-war, with red and yellow hibiscus decoration, on a blue-green ground, retaining the original paper label to base, 3 1/2in. (9cm.) high.

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A Sitzendorf porcelain table mirror c.1910, the floral encrusted oval mirror with bevelled plate beside a winged cherub figure,

Lot 16: A Sitzendorf porcelain table mirror c.1910, the floral encrusted oval mirror with bevelled plate beside a winged cherub figure,

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Description: A Sitzendorf porcelain table mirror c.1910, the floral encrusted oval mirror with bevelled plate beside a winged cherub figure, on a rocaille base with blue printed factory mark, 8 1/4in. (21cm) high.

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A German porcelain mirror c.1900, probably Sitzendorf, the oval frame encrusted with ivy leaves and flower heads,

Lot 17: A German porcelain mirror c.1900, probably Sitzendorf, the oval frame encrusted with ivy leaves and flower heads,

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Description: A German porcelain mirror c.1900, probably Sitzendorf, the oval frame encrusted with ivy leaves and flower heads, surmounted by two putti holding posies and a floral garland, around a bevelled plate, on gilt ball feet, 15 1/4in. (38.75cm.) high, some losses.

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An early 20th century silver mounted cobalt blue glass vase the bowed,

Lot 18: An early 20th century silver mounted cobalt blue glass vase the bowed,

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Description: An early 20th century silver mounted cobalt blue glass vase the bowed, square section body set with trailing poppy heads and foliage in the art nouveau manner, 5 1/4in. (13.5cm.) high, some small losses to silver overlay.

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A pair of small Oriental cloisonné vases c.1900,

Lot 19: A pair of small Oriental cloisonné vases c.1900,

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Description: A pair of small Oriental cloisonné vases c.1900, decorated with a single flowering branch and a spray of small flowers set in fine cloisons, the bodies, shading from white to pale green and from white to lilac, on shell decorated foiled grounds, 4 3/4in. (12cm.) high, together with a pair of small Satsuma vases decorated with irises beside a pond, both a/f. (4)

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A well carved Chinese soapstone libation cup probably 19th century,

Lot 20: A well carved Chinese soapstone libation cup probably 19th century,

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Description: A well carved Chinese soapstone libation cup probably 19th century, the body encased in openwork carving of the red and grey mottled mutton-fat stone in the form of lotus blossoms and foliage with one upswept section forming the handle, 3 1/4in. (8cm.) high, some restoration to handle.

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A Chinese silver, enamel, gemstone and jade tea caddy 20th century, of square form with gilt interior,

Lot 21: A Chinese silver, enamel, gemstone and jade tea caddy 20th century, of square form with gilt interior,

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Description: A Chinese silver, enamel, gemstone and jade tea caddy 20th century, of square form with gilt interior, the base impressed 'Silver', the sides with shaped square panels with peonies and foliage in shaded blue enamel amidst scrolling tendrils, within conforming borders set with polished semi-precious stones, all on a silver mesh ground, the lid with conforming decoration and centred with a carved and pierced pale celadon jade medallion, possibly depicting a stylised beetle, signed with two raised Chinese characters, 3 1/4in. (8.25cm.) square, 4in. (10.25cm.) high.

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A graduated set of three silver specimen vases A. T. Cannon Ltd., Birmingham 1980 the plain,

Lot 22: A graduated set of three silver specimen vases A. T. Cannon Ltd., Birmingham 1980 the plain,

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Description: A graduated set of three silver specimen vases A. T. Cannon Ltd., Birmingham 1980 the plain, slender trumpet shaped vases with two engraved rings below the everted rims, on a basal knop and ogee foot with a circle of beaded decoration, the largest 8 1/4in. (21cm.) high, loaded, together with an Art Nouveau style specimen vase, Chester 1913, repaired. (4)

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A large Victorian silver salver Edward Barnard & Sons Ltd., London 1896, with serpentine gadrooned rim, raised on four hoof feet,

Lot 23: A large Victorian silver salver Edward Barnard & Sons Ltd., London 1896, with serpentine gadrooned rim, raised on four hoof feet,

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Description: A large Victorian silver salver Edward Barnard & Sons Ltd., London 1896, with serpentine gadrooned rim, raised on four hoof feet, 16 1/4in. (41.5cm.) diameter, weight 58oz.

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Eight silver napkin rings by various makers and dating from 1900 to 1920,

Lot 24: Eight silver napkin rings by various makers and dating from 1900 to 1920,

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Description: Eight silver napkin rings by various makers and dating from 1900 to 1920, including a child's ring in silver gilt and enamel marked 'sterling', gross weight 4.94oz. (153.7g.). (8)

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An Adam style silver oval lidded sauce boat London 1975, with matched ladle Sheffield 1979,

Lot 25: An Adam style silver oval lidded sauce boat London 1975, with matched ladle Sheffield 1979,

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Description: An Adam style silver oval lidded sauce boat London 1975, with matched ladle Sheffield 1979, the navette shaped boat with raised reeded loop handles on a short stem and oval stepped foot, the domed lid with urn shaped finial, 9 1/2in. (24cm.) long, total weight 18oz. (564g.). (2)

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Two silver cigarette cases with military connections one Middle Eastern with deeply chased decoration to the front of cranes and oth...

Lot 26: Two silver cigarette cases with military connections one Middle Eastern with deeply chased decoration to the front of cranes and oth...

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Description: Two silver cigarette cases with military connections one Middle Eastern with deeply chased decoration to the front of cranes and other birds amongst flowers and foliage, the back with a shallower similar pattern, the inside inscribed 'R.E. Lodge Shaiba Iraq Nov 1942', 5 x 3 1/4in. (12.5 x 8.25cm.), weight 7oz. (220g.), the other by Frederick Field, Birmingham 1939, of stepped oblong form with canted corners and engine turned decoration, the front with the applied insignia of the Royal Army Ordnance Corps in red, white and blue enamel, 3 1/4in. (8.25cm.), weight 2.45oz. (76.1g.). (2)

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A George III silver hot water jug Solomon Hougham, Solomon Royes and John East Dix, London 1818,

Lot 27: A George III silver hot water jug Solomon Hougham, Solomon Royes and John East Dix, London 1818,

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Description: A George III silver hot water jug Solomon Hougham, Solomon Royes and John East Dix, London 1818, the barrel shaped body with tapered reeding, beaded band and inverted teardrop cartouches, carved ebony handle, the shallow domed lid with further half fluting and lotus leaf and flower finial, on an outswept beaded base, 8in. (20.25cm.) high, gross weight 20oz. (624g.).

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A fine quality 18th century Irish silver twin handled loving cup William Horner, Dublin 1783,

Lot 28: A fine quality 18th century Irish silver twin handled loving cup William Horner, Dublin 1783,

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Description: A fine quality 18th century Irish silver twin handled loving cup William Horner, Dublin 1783, the bowl divided by a band of beads with roses below and grape vines above, separated on one side by a single rose and on the other a cartouche inscribed 'Grati animi fideli memoria', with foliate capped multi scrolled handles and domed foot with waves and beaded edge, 6in. (15.25cm.) high, weight 18oz. (570g.).

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A pair of 18th century Continental silver open salts Rouen and double headed eagle marks, importer John George Smith, London 1898,

Lot 29: A pair of 18th century Continental silver open salts Rouen and double headed eagle marks, importer John George Smith, London 1898,

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Description: A pair of 18th century Continental silver open salts Rouen and double headed eagle marks, importer John George Smith, London 1898, of tapered circular form with a moulded rim over open work sides with three goat's mask mounts united by a guilloche band set with three floral bosses with pendant ribbons, the masks extending down to form three foliate hoof feet united by a pierced foliate base, with shaped conical blue glass liners, 2 3/4in. (7cm.) high, 3 1/4in. (8.25cm.) diameter. (2)

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An early 19th century Irish silver lidded mustard pot maker R.Smith, Dublin 1807, of squat cauldron form with plain scroll handle,

Lot 30: An early 19th century Irish silver lidded mustard pot maker R.Smith, Dublin 1807, of squat cauldron form with plain scroll handle,

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Description: An early 19th century Irish silver lidded mustard pot maker R.Smith, Dublin 1807, of squat cauldron form with plain scroll handle, the body encircled by a band of repoussé flowers with scrolls above and below and divided by three applied lion masks, above outswept legs terminating in paws, the domed lid with floral decoration and waisted spire finial, together with an English fiddle pattern spoon, London 1806, 3 1/8in. (8cm.) high, weight 7.3oz. (229g.). (2)

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A Dutch silver cocktail shaker mid-20th century, of slightly tapered octagonal form, marked 'S. Spijer 66172 830',

Lot 31: A Dutch silver cocktail shaker mid-20th century, of slightly tapered octagonal form, marked 'S. Spijer 66172 830',

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Description: A Dutch silver cocktail shaker mid-20th century, of slightly tapered octagonal form, marked 'S. Spijer 66172 830', 8in. (20.25cm.) high, weight 15.5oz.

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A Victorian silver vesta case Joseph Gloster, Birmingham 1897,

Lot 32: A Victorian silver vesta case Joseph Gloster, Birmingham 1897,

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Description: A Victorian silver vesta case Joseph Gloster, Birmingham 1897, with chased foliate decoration and a 9ct gold cartouche applied to the font (unengraved), 2in. (5cm.) x 1 1/4in. (3.25cm.), weight 22.6g.

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A George V silver three piece condiment set James and William Deakin, Chester 1919,

Lot 33: A George V silver three piece condiment set James and William Deakin, Chester 1919,

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Description: A George V silver three piece condiment set James and William Deakin, Chester 1919, the salt and mustard of squat serpentine oval shape, the pepper tapering to a serpentine square top, all raised on four pad feet, with two spoons by the same maker but assayed in Sheffield, 1919; together with a Victorian Christening set comprising knife, fork and spoon, Robert Hutton of William Hutton & Sons, London 1879; a serpentine oval deep sided dish with beaded edge curled at the ends to form handles, Sheffield 1919; a propelling toothpick, William H. Manton, Birmingham 1975; and a set of six Victorian apostle tea spoons and matching sugar tongs, John Round & Son Ltd., Sheffield 1897, overall gross weight 16.5oz. (518g.). (17)

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A Victorian silver cream jug Barnard & Sons Ltd., London 1874, the eight lobed, squat-bellied body with a long neck,

Lot 34: A Victorian silver cream jug Barnard & Sons Ltd., London 1874, the eight lobed, squat-bellied body with a long neck,

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Description: A Victorian silver cream jug Barnard & Sons Ltd., London 1874, the eight lobed, squat-bellied body with a long neck, scalloped rim and high S-shaped handle with foliate thumb piece terminating in scrolls, raised on four foliate scroll feet, 5 1/2in. (14cm.) high, weight 7.85oz. (245g.)

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A Stuart Devlin silver box London 1979, with plain sides and the undulating top covered with applied flowers in silver and silver-gilt,

Lot 35: A Stuart Devlin silver box London 1979, with plain sides and the undulating top covered with applied flowers in silver and silver-gilt,

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Description: A Stuart Devlin silver box London 1979, with plain sides and the undulating top covered with applied flowers in silver and silver-gilt, the interior lined with coromandel wood, 6 1/4in. (16.5cm.) x 4 1/8in. (10.5cm.), gross weight 22.5oz. (815gm.).

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A Stuart Devlin 18ct gold 'surprise' egg issued to commemorate the 1986 Royal Wedding, the egg decorated with bells,

Lot 36: A Stuart Devlin 18ct gold 'surprise' egg issued to commemorate the 1986 Royal Wedding, the egg decorated with bells,

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Description: A Stuart Devlin 18ct gold 'surprise' egg issued to commemorate the 1986 Royal Wedding, the egg decorated with bells, ribbons and flowerheads on a matted ground, the top removing to reveal cupid aiming his bow, atop thistles set with cut amethysts and a bee, limited edition no. 4 of 10, in the original presentation box, hallmarked 'SD' '750' and impressed '4', 6.3cm. high, gross weight 210g.

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A large Elkington & Co. silver plated copper wall charger 19th century,

Lot 37: A large Elkington & Co. silver plated copper wall charger 19th century,

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Description: A large Elkington & Co. silver plated copper wall charger 19th century, profusely repoussé decorated with a classical battle scene and centred by a raised boss depicting a bound female figure, the rim decorated with masks and serpents amidst foliage, applied Elkington diamond plaque numbered '756' verso, 26 1/2in. (67.5cm.) diameter, silver plate heavily worn.

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A pair of 20th century Mappin & Webb silver plated wine coasters with pierced sides and beaded rims with turned wooden bases,

Lot 38: A pair of 20th century Mappin & Webb silver plated wine coasters with pierced sides and beaded rims with turned wooden bases,

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Description: A pair of 20th century Mappin & Webb silver plated wine coasters with pierced sides and beaded rims with turned wooden bases, 5 1/4in. (13.5cm.) diameter, together with a circular silver plated salver, with beaded, ram's head and paterae ogee border and central floral cartouche engraved with the initial 'S', 8 1/8in. (20.5cm.) diameter. (3)

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A silver George III style sauce boat Viner's Ltd, Sheffield 1936, the oval body with shaped and flattened everted rim and broad lip,

Lot 39: A silver George III style sauce boat Viner's Ltd, Sheffield 1936, the oval body with shaped and flattened everted rim and broad lip,

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Description: A silver George III style sauce boat Viner's Ltd, Sheffield 1936, the oval body with shaped and flattened everted rim and broad lip, raised loop handle and three outswept pad feet, 5 3/4in. (14.5cm.) long, weight 3.43oz. (106.5g.).

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A Victorian silver mounted tortoiseshell inkwell Henry Atkin, London 1892, of canted square form with reeded silver borders,

Lot 40: A Victorian silver mounted tortoiseshell inkwell Henry Atkin, London 1892, of canted square form with reeded silver borders,

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Description: A Victorian silver mounted tortoiseshell inkwell Henry Atkin, London 1892, of canted square form with reeded silver borders, applied silver bows to the corners and domed and hinged silver lid, with glass liner, 3 1/2in. (9cm.) square, 3 3/4in. (9.5cm.) high.

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An early 19th century mother of pearl tea caddy of sarcophagus form with angled convex sides,

Lot 41: An early 19th century mother of pearl tea caddy of sarcophagus form with angled convex sides,

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Description: An early 19th century mother of pearl tea caddy of sarcophagus form with angled convex sides, the sloping top with an oblong platform section above and the outswept skirt base each veneered with diamond and triangular shapes and edged with a 1/4 inch wide band of green abalone shell, the two interior lids similarly decorated, 8 1/4in. (21cm.) x 5 1/2in. (14cm.), 5 3/4in. (14.5cm.) high, minor losses from veneers.

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A carved ivory figure of a 16th century astronomer early 19th century, standing with compasses in hand,

Lot 42: A carved ivory figure of a 16th century astronomer early 19th century, standing with compasses in hand,

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Description: A carved ivory figure of a 16th century astronomer early 19th century, standing with compasses in hand, beside a table on which is set an astronomical globe, the table with barleysugar turned legs set on an engraved, circular ivory disc and an ebonised, turned wooden base, the figure 8in. (20cm.) high, 10in. (25.5cm.) high overall, sword blade missing and split to ivory disc.

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A silver plated five piece tea and coffee set by William Brearley of Sheffield c.1930, of elongated octagonal form,

Lot 43: A silver plated five piece tea and coffee set by William Brearley of Sheffield c.1930, of elongated octagonal form,

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Description: A silver plated five piece tea and coffee set by William Brearley of Sheffield c.1930, of elongated octagonal form, the tea and coffee pots and hot water jug with ebony handles and finials, together with an oval plated tray with pierced serpentine gallery, the tray 18in. (49cm.) long, the teapot 6 1/4in. (16cm.) high. (6)

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A Napoleonic prisoner of war carved bone model of a three masted ship c.1800,

Lot 44: A Napoleonic prisoner of war carved bone model of a three masted ship c.1800,

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Description: A Napoleonic prisoner of war carved bone model of a three masted ship c.1800, with three banks of cannons showing at the portholes and a female figurehead, the model standing on a later bone strung ebony base on turned ivory feet, 6 3/4in. (17cm.) long, 6 1/2in. (16.5cm.) high, requires some restoration.

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A mid-20th century silver plated bottle cooler by Barker Ellis, of campana form with beaded rim and vine handles, 9in. (23cm.) high,

Lot 45: A mid-20th century silver plated bottle cooler by Barker Ellis, of campana form with beaded rim and vine handles, 9in. (23cm.) high,

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Description: A mid-20th century silver plated bottle cooler by Barker Ellis, of campana form with beaded rim and vine handles, 9in. (23cm.) high, together with a pair of matching wine coasters by the same maker. (3)

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A late 19th century Italian dark blue enamel and silver gilt covered sugar bowl by Calderoni of Milan, the squat,

Lot 46: A late 19th century Italian dark blue enamel and silver gilt covered sugar bowl by Calderoni of Milan, the squat,

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Description: A late 19th century Italian dark blue enamel and silver gilt covered sugar bowl by Calderoni of Milan, the squat, urn shaped bowl with pierced foliate mounts and wide double scroll handles, the conforming cover surmounted by a lobed knob surrounded by boldly cast leaves, the interior of the bowl in chestnut enamel, the base marked 800, Calderoni and the initials CD and a further mark, possibly CD1899, 8 1/2in. (20cm.) high, the lid 5 1/2in. (14cm.) diameter.

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A mid-19th century Tunbridgeware lap desk c.1870, attributed to Henry Hollamby, veneered in bird's eye maple,

Lot 47: A mid-19th century Tunbridgeware lap desk c.1870, attributed to Henry Hollamby, veneered in bird's eye maple,

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Description: A mid-19th century Tunbridgeware lap desk c.1870, attributed to Henry Hollamby, veneered in bird's eye maple, the slope decorated with a view of Muckross Abbey, the flat top with a spray of roses, both pieces bordered by a broad band of trailing roses on a black background, the lid lifting to reveal a fitted section for inkwells, stamps and pens and a further lidded compartment, the slope lined with red velvet with storage beneath, 12 1/4in. (31cm.) wide, 10in. (25.5cm.) deep, 3 1/4in. (8cm.) high. * Muckross Abbey, standing in Killarney National Park, County Kerry, formerly the Franciscan Friary known as Irrelagh (meaning Eastern Way) founded in 1448 was the residence of the monks until 1698 when they dispersed owing to the penal laws which stated that all Bishops and members of the religious establishments should leave the country on pain of imprisonment or transportation.

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A fine and rare Flemish walnut and mother of pearl casket Spa, Belgium, second half of the 17th century,

Lot 48: A fine and rare Flemish walnut and mother of pearl casket Spa, Belgium, second half of the 17th century,

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Description: A fine and rare Flemish walnut and mother of pearl casket Spa, Belgium, second half of the 17th century, the domed lid and sides all intricately inlaid with engraved mother of pearl flowers, birds and insects amidst gilded brass wire tendrils and piquet tulips, the lid centred by a convex mother of pearl roundel and a smaller one at each corner, 11 3/4 x 8 1/2in. (30 x 21.5cm.), 4 1/4in. (11cm.) high. * A very similar casket was sold at Sotheby's, London on 25th May 2005, Lot 165, hammer price £11,400 inc. premium.

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A pair of Black Forest style carved oak bellows late-19th century, carved with a grotesque mask, with turned brass nozzle,

Lot 49: A pair of Black Forest style carved oak bellows late-19th century, carved with a grotesque mask, with turned brass nozzle,

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Description: A pair of Black Forest style carved oak bellows late-19th century, carved with a grotesque mask, with turned brass nozzle, 28in. (71cm.) long, leather a/f.

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A 19th century Swiss Black Forest style carved oak heraldic figure of a dog the dog modelled sitting on its haunches,

Lot 50: A 19th century Swiss Black Forest style carved oak heraldic figure of a dog the dog modelled sitting on its haunches,

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Description: A 19th century Swiss Black Forest style carved oak heraldic figure of a dog the dog modelled sitting on its haunches, with an iron collar, its paws outstretched to hold a large heraldic shield with winged surmount, on a stepped plinth base, 20 1/2in. (52cm.) high, some losses.

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