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Decorative & Fine Arts(1333 Lots)
November 19, 2012
Description: Anon OFFICIAL SEALS OF THE CAPE OF GOOD HOPE, V.O.C. AND O.F.S. AND SIGNATURES OF V.O.C. OFFICIALS Sealing wax impressions or V.O.C. embossed stamps on squares of letter paper cut from letters, are featured of: Official Seal of the Dutch East India Company 1714-1795; Embossed stamps of the V.O.C. and British Government; Gouveneur General van Nederlandsch Indie; British Government Seal from 1825; O.F.S. seal and Landrosts' office Caledon River O. F. S.; Seal of District Secretary Batavian Republic; Signatures of the following V. O. C. officials: A. Fleck, Truter, Barnard, Bresler (Landrost of Graaff Reinet 1797) Cloete, Zastron, Blommenstein, van Breda, de Waal, Ley, Blankenberg, Van Rijnveld, Bird, Opie etc. All the latter cut from contemporary documents. (Qty)View additional info »
Description: Anon ANGLO-BOER WAR DOCUMENTS AND POSTAL HISTORY ITEMS Cover stamped by Press Censor with franked postage stamp and signed off by the Commandant at Watervalonder; Martial Law Notice issued to Schalk Burger of Worcester 16 Sept 1901; ZAR Telegram; Transvaal Telegraph Utrecht 18 Nov 1902 and 10 Aug 1901; Court Martial document; Mafeking Siege Slip 20/2/1900; Wax sealed cover Cape Town 1855; Madras 1825; and other postal items including cover stamped and franked Bredasdorp 1880. (Qty)View additional info »
Description: Anon FISHING MATTERS IN FALSE BAY File of Documents 1856 - 1885 concerning fishing rights and concessions, land transfers and trespass Slangkop, Simonstown, Kommetjie, Noordhoek, Kalkbay and Noordhoek etc. Including a cover with official stamps Cape Town and Graaff-Reinet dated June 1856 addressed to the Master of the Supreme Court, Cape Town, and a petition from John McLachlan of Kalkbay addressed to His Excellency Sir Henry Barkly, Governor of the Cape of Good Hope. (Qty)View additional info »
Description: Anon FREEHOLD GRANT OF LAND TO JOHN JAMES CAHILL BY HIS EXCELLENCY LT-GEN SIR. BENJAMIN D'URBAN GOVERNOR OF THE CAPE OF GOOD HOPE Cape Town: January 1838 The reverse has a diagram and measurements of the land between Devil's Peak and the High Road from Rondebosch to Cape Town, signed by J. Knobel Land Surveyor 20,5 by 33cm and another similar document without diagram by the Governor of the Cape Philip Edmond Wodehouse for a land grant in Malmesbury dated 25 July 1862, signed by Charles Bell, Surveyor-General of the Cape Colony. A two page document. (2)View additional info »
Description: Anon GREEN POINT TRACK PRISONER OF WAR MONEY Three currency notes Payable on demand to (Boer) Prisoner of War only at the Canteen Green Point Track circa 1900/1901 for one, two and five shillings. G. W. Barnes Manager. 12 by 7,5cm The notes are in extra fine condition. (3)View additional info »