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Antiques & Fine Art

by Fellows


853 lots | 717 with images

December 11, 2012

Live Auction

Augusta House

19 Augusta Street

Birmingham, B18 6JA United Kingdom

Phone: +44 (0)121 212 2131

Fax: +44 (0)121 212 1249

Email: info@fellows.co.uk

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A Japanese carved ivory okimono of Hotei

Lot 297: A Japanese carved ivory okimono of Hotei

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Description: A Japanese carved ivory okimono of Hotei. Meiji/Taisho period, modelled in typical seated pose holding an orb, unsigned, 4", (10cm) high excluding oval stand.

Condition Report: Some nicotine staining plus natural discolouration. Small flaw to top of head. Stand likely to be later. Please note:Due to the size and vulnerability of the items in our Antiques & Fine Art auctions we are unable to post out these items "in house". We do, however recommend a selection of packaging and shipping companies. For national and international deliveries, we suggest: IJK Couriers07917 500522 Email: info@ijkcouriers. co. uk www. ijkcouriers. co. uk Alban Shipping01582 493 099 Email: info@albanshipping. co. uk www. albanshipping. co. uk

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A Japanese Meiji period ivory okimono

Lot 298: A Japanese Meiji period ivory okimono

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Description: A Japanese Meiji period ivory okimono. Modelled as a labourer and his three children, one on his shoulders holding a fruiting bough in one hand and his father's (damaged) coolie hat in the other, the other two children at his feet, one grasping the bough, the other holding digging tools and a basket, apparently unsigned, 6.5", (16.5cm) high.

Condition Report: Approximately 1/3 of hat is missing, and top of branch appears to be depleted; otherwise good order and quality. Please note:Due to the size and vulnerability of the items in our Antiques & Fine Art auctions we are unable to post out these items "in house". We do, however recommend a selection of packaging and shipping companies. For national and international deliveries, we suggest: IJK Couriers07917 500522 Email: info@ijkcouriers. co. uk www. ijkcouriers. co. uk Alban Shipping01582 493 099 Email: info@albanshipping. co. uk www. albanshipping. co. uk

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A Japanese Meiji period ivory okimono

Lot 299: A Japanese Meiji period ivory okimono

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Description: A Japanese Meiji period ivory okimono. Modelled as a flower-seller, holding a bunch of flowers, standing upon a rock, in turn upon a hardwood stand, overall height 10.6", (27cm).

Condition Report: Decoration to figure appears to follow four natural flaws in the ivory. Peg hole to side of right knee. Faint haircrack over one eyebrow. Two cracks to vase. Feet appear unfinished (toes not carved). Figure is glued on to base. Please note:Due to the size and vulnerability of the items in our Antiques & Fine Art auctions we are unable to post out these items "in house". We do, however recommend a selection of packaging and shipping companies. For national and international deliveries, we suggest: IJK Couriers07917 500522 Email: info@ijkcouriers. co. uk www. ijkcouriers. co. uk Alban Shipping01582 493 099 Email: info@albanshipping. co. uk www. albanshipping. co. uk

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A Japanese Meiji period ivory okimono

Lot 300: A Japanese Meiji period ivory okimono

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Description: A Japanese Meiji period ivory okimono. Modelled as a bearded sage holding a staff, a small child stood beside, incised mark beneath, 8.8", (22.5cm) high.

Condition Report: Short crack to rear. Base is separate. Otherwise good condition. Please note:Due to the size and vulnerability of the items in our Antiques & Fine Art auctions we are unable to post out these items "in house". We do, however recommend a selection of packaging and shipping companies. For national and international deliveries, we suggest: IJK Couriers07917 500522 Email: info@ijkcouriers. co. uk www. ijkcouriers. co. uk Alban Shipping01582 493 099 Email: info@albanshipping. co. uk www. albanshipping. co. uk

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A 19th century carved African ivory head

Lot 301: A 19th century carved African ivory head

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Description: A 19th century carved African ivory head and shoulder bust of a naked female in tribal headdress and associated jewellery, mounted upon an octagonal polished wooden plinth style base, 7.5" (19cm) tall

Condition Report: Ivory has many cracks and splitsPlease note:Due to the size and vulnerability of the items in our Antiques & Fine Art auctions we are unable to post out these items "in house". We do, however recommend a selection of packaging and shipping companies. For national and international deliveries, we suggest: IJK Couriers07917 500522 Email: info@ijkcouriers. co. uk www. ijkcouriers. co. uk Alban Shipping01582 493 099 Email: info@albanshipping. co. uk www. albanshipping. co. uk

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Three items of African carved ivory

Lot 302: Three items of African carved ivory

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Description: Three items of African carved ivory. Comprising: a tusk vase, carved with a mask having elongated flat-topped hairstyle, 11.75", (30cm) high; a tusk, carved with a mask having distinctive tall hairstyle, inscribed beneath 'Falanga', 13", (33cm) high, and a smaller vase, modelled as a female bust with vessel upon her head, 8.75", (22cm) high, (3).

Condition Report: 1. No base (floor) to vase. 2. Significant age cracking, some affecting face. 3. Cracks to base. Please note:Due to the size and vulnerability of the items in our Antiques & Fine Art auctions we are unable to post out these items "in house". We do, however recommend a selection of packaging and shipping companies. For national and international deliveries, we suggest: IJK Couriers07917 500522 Email: info@ijkcouriers. co. uk www. ijkcouriers. co. uk Alban Shipping01582 493 099 Email: info@albanshipping. co. uk www. albanshipping. co. uk

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A Japanese Meiji period ivory okimono

Lot 303: A Japanese Meiji period ivory okimono

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Description: A large Japanese Meiji period ivory okimono. Of sectional form, modelled as a spear-fisherman with headscarf, holding a bamboo-handled spear, wearing an apron and a tied belt, a pot of fish and tree stumps at his feet to the naturalistic mound base, red signature beneath, 34cm, (13.3") high.

Condition Report: Widening of joints to shoulders and neck. One section of drapery missing to robe - 6cm deep x 2cm wide. The tree stumps are loose. Some overall fine grey cracking to much of figure, plus a darker crack to base - see additional images. Please note:Due to the size and vulnerability of the items in our Antiques & Fine Art auctions we are unable to post out these items "in house". We do, however recommend a selection of packaging and shipping companies. For national and international deliveries, we suggest: IJK Couriers07917 500522 Email: info@ijkcouriers. co. uk www. ijkcouriers. co. uk Alban Shipping01582 493 099 Email: info@albanshipping. co. uk www. albanshipping. co. uk

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An African carved ivory tusk

Lot 304: An African carved ivory tusk

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Description: An African carved ivory tusk, Loango, Congo, finely decorated with a six tier spiral procession of figures, beneath a bulbous finial, 15.5" (39.5cm) high excluding perspex stand

Condition Report: Some dark flecking. Finial and collar slightly rough. Please note:Due to the size and vulnerability of the items in our Antiques & Fine Art auctions we are unable to post out these items "in house". We do, however recommend a selection of packaging and shipping companies. For national and international deliveries, we suggest: IJK Couriers07917 500522 Email: info@ijkcouriers. co. uk www. ijkcouriers. co. uk Alban Shipping01582 493 099 Email: info@albanshipping. co. uk www. albanshipping. co. uk

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A large African carved ivory tusk

Lot 305: A large African carved ivory tusk

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Description: A large African carved ivory tusk, Loango, Congo, finely decorated with a six tier spiral procession of figures beneath a bulbous vessel finial and with dark stained foliate meander collar, 19" (48cm) high excluding perspex display stand

Condition Report: General signs of age but otherwise ok. Please note:Due to the size and vulnerability of the items in our Antiques & Fine Art auctions we are unable to post out these items "in house". We do, however recommend a selection of packaging and shipping companies. For national and international deliveries, we suggest: IJK Couriers07917 500522 Email: info@ijkcouriers. co. uk www. ijkcouriers. co. uk Alban Shipping01582 493 099 Email: info@albanshipping. co. uk www. albanshipping. co. uk

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An Indian carved ivory tusk

Lot 306: An Indian carved ivory tusk

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Description: An Indian carved ivory tusk, of large size, carved with a procession of nine graduated elephants, their trunks curled in alternate directions, walking towards pierced and carved fruiting vine, external arc 77.5cm, (30.5"), on a carved ebony tripod stand to each end, maximum height 20cm, (8").

Condition Report: Minor crack beside one screw hole where tusk affixes to stand at broad end; other screw to that end is missing. Ebony stand to that end is lacking one ball and claw foot (broken at knee). Minor grey haircracks to base of tusk. Reglued break to tip of tusk at narrow end, with four grey cracks beside. Please note:Due to the size and vulnerability of the items in our Antiques & Fine Art auctions we are unable to post out these items "in house". We do, however recommend a selection of packaging and shipping companies. For national and international deliveries, we suggest: IJK Couriers07917 500522 Email: info@ijkcouriers. co. uk www. ijkcouriers. co. uk Alban Shipping01582 493 099 Email: info@albanshipping. co. uk www. albanshipping. co. uk

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A Japanese Meiji period shibayama-decorated ivory model of a vegetable

Lot 307: A Japanese Meiji period shibayama-decorated ivory model of a vegetable

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Description: A Japanese Meiji period shibayama-decorated ivory model of a vegetable. Suggestively carved as a courgette or similar, inlaid with eleven insects plus signature, beneath a green-stained stalk, 6.7", (17cm) long.

Condition Report: A 1cm fine dark scratch beside one insect, otherwise good condition. Ivory is of varied colour. Please note:Due to the size and vulnerability of the items in our Antiques & Fine Art auctions we are unable to post out these items "in house". We do, however recommend a selection of packaging and shipping companies. For national and international deliveries, we suggest: IJK Couriers07917 500522 Email: info@ijkcouriers. co. uk www. ijkcouriers. co. uk Alban Shipping01582 493 099 Email: info@albanshipping. co. uk www. albanshipping. co. uk

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A Japanese Meiji period shibayama-decorated ivory tusk vase

Lot 308: A Japanese Meiji period shibayama-decorated ivory tusk vase

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Description: A Japanese Meiji period shibayama-decorated ivory tusk vase. Having a wavy white metal rim over relief decoration of a two-handled tripod koro issuing prunus blossom and flowers in mother-of-pearl, tortoiseshell, and stained ivory, a further flowering plant to the reverse, two-character mother-of-pearl seal mark, over conforming white metal foot rim and a petal-shaped hardwood stand, 10.25", (26cm) high.

Condition Report: Cracks to ivory: two to rim circumference, two vertical. One piece of stained mother-of-pearl missing to koro. One internal flaw is disguised externally by one of the plants.

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A Chinese yellow jade pendant

Lot 309: A Chinese yellow jade pendant

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Description: A Chinese yellow jade pendant. Of teardrop form with pierced tip, 3.3", (8.5cm).

Condition Report: Good condition. Please note:Due to the size and vulnerability of the items in our Antiques & Fine Art auctions we are unable to post out these items "in house". We do, however recommend a selection of packaging and shipping companies. For national and international deliveries, we suggest: IJK Couriers07917 500522 Email: info@ijkcouriers. co. uk www. ijkcouriers. co. uk Alban Shipping01582 493 099 Email: info@albanshipping. co. uk www. albanshipping. co. uk

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Bronze modelled as a game bird

Lot 316: Bronze modelled as a game bird

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Description: Alphonse - Alexander Arson (1822 - 1880). A late 19th century cast patinated bronze figure group of a game bird and lizard, the bird modelled with wings outstretched and looking to sinister at the lizard crawling up the rock towards it, signed in the cast, on integral polished concave oval base 12.25" (31cm) high and a pink granite oval plinth, 14" (35.5cm) high overall (af).See Jane Horswell 'Les Animaliers', ACC 1971 p 249 where this sculptor is listed as "a pupil of Combette. He specialised in the sculpture of birds, both domestic and wild and exhibited regularly at the Salon from 1859 until his death"

Condition Report: Has probably fallen forward prior to fixing on the late granite base, as there is a fracture at the weak point where the birds body joins the rock and the front wing tip has a slight crease as if straightened. Patination to base is greener than to bird. Bronze base is secured to plinth so underside cannot be inspected. Back of bird has been polished so feathers are not as crisp as elsewhere. Please note:Due to the size and vulnerability of the items in our Antiques & Fine Art auctions we are unable to post out these items "in house". We do, however recommend a selection of packaging and shipping companies. For national and international deliveries, we suggest: IJK Couriers07917 500522 Email: info@ijkcouriers. co. uk www. ijkcouriers. co. uk Alban Shipping01582 493 099 Email: info@albanshipping. co. uk www. albanshipping. co. uk

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Lot 317: A large reproduction bronze modelled as a boy

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Description: A large reproduction bronze modelled as David with drawn sword, standing upon the head of Goliath

Condition Report: The sword is broken in two. The base has two drilled holesPlease note:Due to the size and vulnerability of the items in our Antiques & Fine Art auctions we are unable to post out these items "in house". We do, however recommend a selection of packaging and shipping companies. For national and international deliveries, we suggest: IJK Couriers07917 500522 Email: info@ijkcouriers. co. uk www. ijkcouriers. co. uk Alban Shipping01582 493 099 Email: info@albanshipping. co. uk www. albanshipping. co. uk

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An Art Deco style bronze figure of a dancer

Lot 318: An Art Deco style bronze figure of a dancer

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Description: An Art Deco style bronze figure of a dancer, modern after A Leonard, the figure in stylish headdress and gown, with arms outstretched standing on one leg, bears signature in the cast to the square base, raised on a veined black slate plinth, 19.75" (50cm) overall height

Condition Report: A reproduction of the last decade or so, probably of Far Eastern manufacture. Better modelling than some copies and with some pitting/casting flaws. Not quite square on base. Chip to base of plinthPlease note:Due to the size and vulnerability of the items in our Antiques & Fine Art auctions we are unable to post out these items "in house". We do, however recommend a selection of packaging and shipping companies. For national and international deliveries, we suggest: IJK Couriers07917 500522 Email: info@ijkcouriers. co. uk www. ijkcouriers. co. uk Alban Shipping01582 493 099 Email: info@albanshipping. co. uk www. albanshipping. co. uk

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A pair of bronze figures on horseback

Lot 319: A pair of bronze figures on horseback

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Description: A pair of late 19th century bronze figures, each depicting a classical warrior upon horseback, each mounted upon a rectangular rouge marble base. Each 9.5" (24cm) tall

Condition Report: The riders are separate castings from the horses and around the rider legs there is heavy rubbing and scratching to the bodies of the horses. The edges of the rough marble bases have chips and lossesAs this is a multiple item lot the majority of items within it are at fault, damaged or incomplete. Please note:Due to the size and vulnerability of the items in our Antiques & Fine Art auctions we are unable to post out these items "in house". We do, however recommend a selection of packaging and shipping companies. For national and international deliveries, we suggest: IJK Couriers07917 500522 Email: info@ijkcouriers. co. uk www. ijkcouriers. co. uk Alban Shipping01582 493 099 Email: info@albanshipping. co. uk www. albanshipping. co. uk

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Bronze figure, classical female holding aloft a sword

Lot 320: Bronze figure, classical female holding aloft a sword

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Description: A late 19th century bronze figure modelled as a female dressed in flowing robes, holding aloft a sword, the whole upon a stepped plinth base terminating with an alabaster slab, 16" (40.5cm) tall

Condition Report: Some bubbling and casting flaws to the bronze. Alabaster base has some chips and minor lossesPlease note:Due to the size and vulnerability of the items in our Antiques & Fine Art auctions we are unable to post out these items "in house". We do, however recommend a selection of packaging and shipping companies. For national and international deliveries, we suggest: IJK Couriers07917 500522 Email: info@ijkcouriers. co. uk www. ijkcouriers. co. uk Alban Shipping01582 493 099 Email: info@albanshipping. co. uk www. albanshipping. co. uk

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A late 19th century bronze figure of Mercury after Giambologna

Lot 321: A late 19th century bronze figure of Mercury after Giambologna

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Description: A late 19th century bronze figure of Mercury after Giambologna. With winged helmet and sandals, his left hand holding the handle of a missing caduceus, his right leg raised, upon cherub mask base and marble pedestal, 14.5", (37cm) high.

Condition Report: Poor surface patina. Caduceus broken. Chipping to edge of base. Please note:Due to the size and vulnerability of the items in our Antiques & Fine Art auctions we are unable to post out these items "in house". We do, however recommend a selection of packaging and shipping companies. For national and international deliveries, we suggest: IJK Couriers07917 500522 Email: info@ijkcouriers. co. uk www. ijkcouriers. co. uk Alban Shipping01582 493 099 Email: info@albanshipping. co. uk www. albanshipping. co. uk

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Bronze figure group of a courting couple

Lot 322: Bronze figure group of a courting couple

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Description: A late 19th century bronze figure group depicting a courting couple, he with arms in front of his chest, the palms of his hands touching in a prayer position, she with index finger touching her chin, in thoughtful pose, both mounted upon an oval naturalistic modelled base, 9.25" (23.5cm) high, 6.5" (16.5cm) wide

Condition Report: The male figure has a casting hole to the top of his legs this has been filled with a bronze plug. Patina has rubbed on majority of high spots. Some scratches and wearPlease note:Due to the size and vulnerability of the items in our Antiques & Fine Art auctions we are unable to post out these items "in house". We do, however recommend a selection of packaging and shipping companies. For national and international deliveries, we suggest: IJK Couriers07917 500522 Email: info@ijkcouriers. co. uk www. ijkcouriers. co. uk Alban Shipping01582 493 099 Email: info@albanshipping. co. uk www. albanshipping. co. uk

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Nude bronze female warrior on serpentine base

Lot 323: Nude bronze female warrior on serpentine base

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Description: A bronze figure of a naked female warrior wearing a classical helmet, her arms folded in front of her chest and holding a spear. On serpentine column stand, 16" (41cm) tall

Condition Report: Patina to bronze has some rubbing and pitting also some surface wear. The base has scratched at the base of the spear. The serpentine base has chipped areas and lossesPlease note:Due to the size and vulnerability of the items in our Antiques & Fine Art auctions we are unable to post out these items "in house". We do, however recommend a selection of packaging and shipping companies. For national and international deliveries, we suggest: IJK Couriers07917 500522 Email: info@ijkcouriers. co. uk www. ijkcouriers. co. uk Alban Shipping01582 493 099 Email: info@albanshipping. co. uk www. albanshipping. co. uk

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Pair of bronze figure groups depicting dandies and ladies

Lot 324: Pair of bronze figure groups depicting dandies and ladies

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Description: A pair of late 19th century bronze figure groups, each depicting a dandy and his lady, each upon a naturalistic modelled rectangular shaped base, each 10.5" (26.5cm) and 10.25" (26cm)

Condition Report: One male figure is minus the feather from his tri-corn hat. Both are carrying swords, these have slight distortion. some light surface rust around feet. Surface patina is a little flat. Some rubbing on high spotsPlease note:Due to the size and vulnerability of the items in our Antiques & Fine Art auctions we are unable to post out these items "in house". We do, however recommend a selection of packaging and shipping companies. For national and international deliveries, we suggest: IJK Couriers07917 500522 Email: info@ijkcouriers. co. uk www. ijkcouriers. co. uk Alban Shipping01582 493 099 Email: info@albanshipping. co. uk www. albanshipping. co. uk

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Bronze figure, Joan of Arc

Lot 325: Bronze figure, Joan of Arc

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Description: A 19th century bronze figure modelled as Joan of Arc in standing pose, dressed in armour, her arms folded across her chest and holding a sword, on black marble plinth base, 13.5" (34.5cm)

Condition Report: Patina rubbed in areas. Scabbard and sword have some distortion. Base is chipped with lossesPlease note:Due to the size and vulnerability of the items in our Antiques & Fine Art auctions we are unable to post out these items "in house". We do, however recommend a selection of packaging and shipping companies. For national and international deliveries, we suggest: IJK Couriers07917 500522 Email: info@ijkcouriers. co. uk www. ijkcouriers. co. uk Alban Shipping01582 493 099 Email: info@albanshipping. co. uk www. albanshipping. co. uk

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A bronze bust of Socrates

Lot 326: A bronze bust of Socrates

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Description: A 19th century bronze bust of Socrates. After the Antique, the bearded figure with headband, on an octagonal socle, the whole with copper gilt patination, 6.5" (16.5cm) high

Condition Report: Casting of average quality, some tarnishing to patina. Bust is quite crudely joined to socle so this could be associated. Please note:Due to the size and vulnerability of the items in our Antiques & Fine Art auctions we are unable to post out these items "in house". We do, however recommend a selection of packaging and shipping companies. For national and international deliveries, we suggest: IJK Couriers07917 500522 Email: info@ijkcouriers. co. uk www. ijkcouriers. co. uk Alban Shipping01582 493 099 Email: info@albanshipping. co. uk www. albanshipping. co. uk

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19th century bronze of Christopher Columbus

Lot 327: 19th century bronze of Christopher Columbus

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Description: A late 19 century bronze depicting Christopher Columbus seated on a coil of rope, in thinking pose, upon a rectangular marble base, overall height 12" (305.cm)

Condition Report: Bronze is in good condition. Some surface scratches and wear. Base is possibly associatedPlease note:Due to the size and vulnerability of the items in our Antiques & Fine Art auctions we are unable to post out these items "in house". We do, however recommend a selection of packaging and shipping companies. For national and international deliveries, we suggest: IJK Couriers07917 500522 Email: info@ijkcouriers. co. uk www. ijkcouriers. co. uk Alban Shipping01582 493 099 Email: info@albanshipping. co. uk www. albanshipping. co. uk

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E J Mene gilt bronze

Lot 328: E J Mene gilt bronze

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Description: Pierre Jules Mene (1810 - 1879). A19th century gilt bronze animalier group depicting a rearing horse being attacked by a wolf, the wolf with his jaws locked around the horses throat, the whole upon an oval naturalistic modelled base with impressed name P J Mene, 6.25" (16cm) tall, 5.5" (14cm) wide

Condition Report: Gilding heavily rubbed and worn with losses, also very dull. Possible damage to projecting piece of bracken upon basePlease note:Due to the size and vulnerability of the items in our Antiques & Fine Art auctions we are unable to post out these items "in house". We do, however recommend a selection of packaging and shipping companies. For national and international deliveries, we suggest: IJK Couriers07917 500522 Email: info@ijkcouriers. co. uk www. ijkcouriers. co. uk Alban Shipping01582 493 099 Email: info@albanshipping. co. uk www. albanshipping. co. uk

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An unusual Art Deco bronze and chromed steel figure

Lot 329: An unusual Art Deco bronze and chromed steel figure

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Description: An unusual Art Deco bronze and chromed steel figure modelled as an alpine skier, dressed in a peaked cap and uniform carrying his ski's upon his shoulder and holding a single pole, 8.5" (21.5cm) tall

Condition Report: Bronze patina is worn. The arm holding the pole has visible welding at the shoulder. The top of the pole he is holding in his hand is slightly bentPlease note:Due to the size and vulnerability of the items in our Antiques & Fine Art auctions we are unable to post out these items "in house". We do, however recommend a selection of packaging and shipping companies. For national and international deliveries, we suggest: IJK Couriers07917 500522 Email: info@ijkcouriers. co. uk www. ijkcouriers. co. uk Alban Shipping01582 493 099 Email: info@albanshipping. co. uk www. albanshipping. co. uk

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Bronze swan

Lot 330: Bronze swan

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Description: A bronze study of a swan, raised upon red terracotta type plinth style base, overall height 5.25" (13.5cm)

Condition Report: Swan has joint between leg and foot. Base painted? Also has lossesPlease note:Due to the size and vulnerability of the items in our Antiques & Fine Art auctions we are unable to post out these items "in house". We do, however recommend a selection of packaging and shipping companies. For national and international deliveries, we suggest: IJK Couriers07917 500522 Email: info@ijkcouriers. co. uk www. ijkcouriers. co. uk Alban Shipping01582 493 099 Email: info@albanshipping. co. uk www. albanshipping. co. uk

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Lot 331: A Chinese Archaic-style bronze horse

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Description: A Chinese Archaic-style bronze horse. Modelled in galloping pose on integral bird-shaped base, the whole with verdigris finish, 4.5", (11.5cm) high, sold with a copy of 'The Genius of China' exhibition catalogue (Royal Academy September 1973 - January 1974) where an original version is illustrated, back cover and pp.120-121, described (p. 119, entry 222) as "Bronze figure of a flying horse standing by one leg on a swallow, excavated in 1969 at Wu-wei, Kansu...this piece is the most remarkable sculpture of a horse that has been found, and the only one which seriously attempts to represent the posture of the galloping animal...Fei yen, 'flying swallow' was a sobriquet of the lady Chao, wife of the emperor Ch'eng Ti...earlier the emperor Wen Ti possessed nine horses of which one bore the same name."

Condition Report: General rubbing and rust. Likely a modern copy. Please note:Due to the size and vulnerability of the items in our Antiques & Fine Art auctions we are unable to post out these items "in house". We do, however recommend a selection of packaging and shipping companies. For national and international deliveries, we suggest: IJK Couriers07917 500522 Email: info@ijkcouriers. co. uk www. ijkcouriers. co. uk Alban Shipping01582 493 099 Email: info@albanshipping. co. uk www. albanshipping. co. uk

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A 19th century bronze figure

Lot 332: A 19th century bronze figure

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Description: A 19th century French bronze figure of the classical Muse of Music modelled leaning against a column, relief decorated with a plant, holding a horn in each hand, the rectangular base incised 'Reduction Sauvage 1863', stamped 11039 verso, 15.75" (40cm) high

Condition Report: Short pipe is either reduced or associated. Figure may have been dropped as one corner of base is bent (so figure is unstable). Excellent colour, crisp casting and patination. Please note:Due to the size and vulnerability of the items in our Antiques & Fine Art auctions we are unable to post out these items "in house". We do, however recommend a selection of packaging and shipping companies. For national and international deliveries, we suggest: IJK Couriers07917 500522 Email: info@ijkcouriers. co. uk www. ijkcouriers. co. uk Alban Shipping01582 493 099 Email: info@albanshipping. co. uk www. albanshipping. co. uk

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Bronze boar

Lot 333: Bronze boar

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Description: A cast bronze study of a wild boar in standing pose with open mouth revealing tusks and teeth, on later oak plinth style base, 8" (20cm) long, 4.5" (11.5cm) tall

Condition Report: Surface wear and marks to patina. Oak base is scratched and wornPlease note:Due to the size and vulnerability of the items in our Antiques & Fine Art auctions we are unable to post out these items "in house". We do, however recommend a selection of packaging and shipping companies. For national and international deliveries, we suggest: IJK Couriers07917 500522 Email: info@ijkcouriers. co. uk www. ijkcouriers. co. uk Alban Shipping01582 493 099 Email: info@albanshipping. co. uk www. albanshipping. co. uk

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A good Japanese Meiji period bronze of a tiger

Lot 334: A good Japanese Meiji period bronze of a tiger

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Description: A Japanese Meiji period bronze of a tiger. Well-modelled outstretched and roaring, with raised glossy stripes, three-character pad mark to belly, 17" long x 8.5" high, (43cm x 21.5cm).

Condition Report: A few pitting marks but generally excellent. May have had glass eyes?Please note:Due to the size and vulnerability of the items in our Antiques & Fine Art auctions we are unable to post out these items "in house". We do, however recommend a selection of packaging and shipping companies. For national and international deliveries, we suggest: IJK Couriers07917 500522 Email: info@ijkcouriers. co. uk www. ijkcouriers. co. uk Alban Shipping01582 493 099 Email: info@albanshipping. co. uk www. albanshipping. co. uk

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A small Japanese Meiji period bronze of a tiger

Lot 335: A small Japanese Meiji period bronze of a tiger

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Description: A small Japanese Meiji period bronze of a tiger. Modelled outstretched and roaring, with glossy stripes, incised three-character mark to belly, 7" long x 4" high, (18cm x 10cm).

Condition Report: Some rubbing/lack of crispness to face and paws, otherwise undamaged. Please note:Due to the size and vulnerability of the items in our Antiques & Fine Art auctions we are unable to post out these items "in house". We do, however recommend a selection of packaging and shipping companies. For national and international deliveries, we suggest: IJK Couriers07917 500522 Email: info@ijkcouriers. co. uk www. ijkcouriers. co. uk Alban Shipping01582 493 099 Email: info@albanshipping. co. uk www. albanshipping. co. uk

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Varnier bronze bust

Lot 336: Varnier bronze bust

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Description: After Varnier. A head and shoulder bronze bust of a male mounted upon a polished black slate base, engraved R Varnier, the front with applied brass plaque 401 EME DCA 142 E B/E Fort Villeras. Base 15.75" (40cm) wide, overall height 11" (28cm) high

Condition Report: Overall the bronze has a good patina, it has some areas of rubbing to the moulded hair. The base has some minor chips along its edges and some surface scratchesPlease note:Due to the size and vulnerability of the items in our Antiques & Fine Art auctions we are unable to post out these items "in house". We do, however recommend a selection of packaging and shipping companies. For national and international deliveries, we suggest: IJK Couriers07917 500522 Email: info@ijkcouriers. co. uk www. ijkcouriers. co. uk Alban Shipping01582 493 099 Email: info@albanshipping. co. uk www. albanshipping. co. uk

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Regency bronze chamber stick and Regency bronze postal scales

Lot 337: Regency bronze chamber stick and Regency bronze postal scales

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Description: An unusual 19th century bronze chamber stick modelled as an urchin dressed in tattered clothes and bare feet. In his right hand holding a walking cane, his left arm held aloft and holding a socket, upon a rectangular shaped base with dolphin loop shaped handle, 5.25" (13.5cm) tall, together with a matching set of desk scales

Condition Report: Both are in good condition, however both have wear and scratches around feet. Both figures are slightly bent back. The open weighing platform to the scales has some distortionPlease note:Due to the size and vulnerability of the items in our Antiques & Fine Art auctions we are unable to post out these items "in house". We do, however recommend a selection of packaging and shipping companies. For national and international deliveries, we suggest: IJK Couriers07917 500522 Email: info@ijkcouriers. co. uk www. ijkcouriers. co. uk Alban Shipping01582 493 099 Email: info@albanshipping. co. uk www. albanshipping. co. uk

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A pair of Chinese bronze shishi or temple dogs

Lot 338: A pair of Chinese bronze shishi or temple dogs

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Description: A pair of Chinese bronze shishi or temple dogs. Circa 1900, male and female modelled seated opposed, he slightly larger, 3.1", (8cm) high.

Condition Report: General surface dirt but otherwise good. Please note:Due to the size and vulnerability of the items in our Antiques & Fine Art auctions we are unable to post out these items "in house". We do, however recommend a selection of packaging and shipping companies. For national and international deliveries, we suggest: IJK Couriers07917 500522 Email: info@ijkcouriers. co. uk www. ijkcouriers. co. uk Alban Shipping01582 493 099 Email: info@albanshipping. co. uk www. albanshipping. co. uk

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Gilt bronze, equestrian study

Lot 339: Gilt bronze, equestrian study

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Description: An early 20th century gilt bronze study of a steeplechaser with horse and jockey in flight over an imitation wooden hurdle, 3.25" (8cm) tall, 5" (12.75cm) wide

Condition Report: Rider is missing crop from hand. One of the sections of tree forming the hurdle is split at its join and also slightly distorted

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Bronze terrapin

Lot 340: Bronze terrapin

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Description: A 19th century bronze study of a terrapin, the shell with line detail decoration, 4" (10cm) long

Condition Report: Knocks and dints to edges of shell and to underside. Please note:Due to the size and vulnerability of the items in our Antiques & Fine Art auctions we are unable to post out these items "in house". We do, however recommend a selection of packaging and shipping companies. For national and international deliveries, we suggest: IJK Couriers07917 500522 Email: info@ijkcouriers. co. uk www. ijkcouriers. co. uk Alban Shipping01582 493 099 Email: info@albanshipping. co. uk www. albanshipping. co. uk

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Bronze head and shoulder bust 'Mozart'

Lot 341: Bronze head and shoulder bust 'Mozart'

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Description: A 19th century bronze head and shoulder bust modelled as Mozart, raised upon a turned circular bronze stand, 5.75" (14.5cm) tall

Condition Report: Dent to tip of nose. Very flat, possibly retouched, rubbed and worn with patina missing form high spots of detailPlease note:Due to the size and vulnerability of the items in our Antiques & Fine Art auctions we are unable to post out these items "in house". We do, however recommend a selection of packaging and shipping companies. For national and international deliveries, we suggest: IJK Couriers07917 500522 Email: info@ijkcouriers. co. uk www. ijkcouriers. co. uk Alban Shipping01582 493 099 Email: info@albanshipping. co. uk www. albanshipping. co. uk

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Bronze head and shoulder bust 'Napoleon'

Lot 342: Bronze head and shoulder bust 'Napoleon'

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Description: A 19th century bronze head and shoulder bust modelled as Napoleon, dressed in a fur trimmed coat, raised upon a turned, circular bronze stand

Condition Report: Has a number of dents in the end of his nose. Eyebrows are heavily rubbed, worn and scratched around base and back edge of bust, 5.75" (14.5cm) tallPlease note:Due to the size and vulnerability of the items in our Antiques & Fine Art auctions we are unable to post out these items "in house". We do, however recommend a selection of packaging and shipping companies. For national and international deliveries, we suggest: IJK Couriers07917 500522 Email: info@ijkcouriers. co. uk www. ijkcouriers. co. uk Alban Shipping01582 493 099 Email: info@albanshipping. co. uk www. albanshipping. co. uk

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Bronze, head and shoulder of a young girl

Lot 343: Bronze, head and shoulder of a young girl

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Description: An Art Deco bronze modelled as the head and shoulders of a young girl dressed in a cape, raised upon a shaped marble base, 4.75" (12cm) high, 7.25 (18.5cm) wide

Condition Report: Generally good overall condition however some rubbing to patina on chin and front of capePlease note:Due to the size and vulnerability of the items in our Antiques & Fine Art auctions we are unable to post out these items "in house". We do, however recommend a selection of packaging and shipping companies. For national and international deliveries, we suggest: IJK Couriers07917 500522 Email: info@ijkcouriers. co. uk www. ijkcouriers. co. uk Alban Shipping01582 493 099 Email: info@albanshipping. co. uk www. albanshipping. co. uk

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Schmidt Fellin bronze Deco boy

Lot 344: Schmidt Fellin bronze Deco boy

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Description: An Art Deco bronze figure modelled as a young Austrian boy dressed in feathered hat, jacket and lederhosen with rifle slung over his shoulder and knapsack upon his back, the base impressed 'Schmidt Felling', the whole upon a tapered rectangular shaped marble column base, 7.5" (19cm) tall

Condition Report: Barrel of gun has some distortion. Strap to gun has broken and lifted away from body. Base has several chipped areas and lossesPlease note:Due to the size and vulnerability of the items in our Antiques & Fine Art auctions we are unable to post out these items "in house". We do, however recommend a selection of packaging and shipping companies. For national and international deliveries, we suggest: IJK Couriers07917 500522 Email: info@ijkcouriers. co. uk www. ijkcouriers. co. uk Alban Shipping01582 493 099 Email: info@albanshipping. co. uk www. albanshipping. co. uk

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Bronze figure

Lot 345: Bronze figure

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Description: A 19th century bronze figure modelled as an eastern male in wrestling pose, 3.5" (9cm) tall

Condition Report: In his right hand he is holding a stick this may not be its original full length. He has very heavy rubbing to his hand and soles of feetPlease note:Due to the size and vulnerability of the items in our Antiques & Fine Art auctions we are unable to post out these items "in house". We do, however recommend a selection of packaging and shipping companies. For national and international deliveries, we suggest: IJK Couriers07917 500522 Email: info@ijkcouriers. co. uk www. ijkcouriers. co. uk Alban Shipping01582 493 099 Email: info@albanshipping. co. uk www. albanshipping. co. uk

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Silvered bronze, young girl with cane

Lot 346: Silvered bronze, young girl with cane

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Description: An early 20th century silvered bronze figure depicting a young girl wearing an elaborate hat, dress and holding a walking cane, raised upon a stepped, circular marble plinth base, overall height 5.75" (14.5cm)

Condition Report: Silvered surface finish has worn through in several areas. The figure is raised atop a white metal disk, this may not be original. The base has chips and lossesPlease note:Due to the size and vulnerability of the items in our Antiques & Fine Art auctions we are unable to post out these items "in house". We do, however recommend a selection of packaging and shipping companies. For national and international deliveries, we suggest: IJK Couriers07917 500522 Email: info@ijkcouriers. co. uk www. ijkcouriers. co. uk Alban Shipping01582 493 099 Email: info@albanshipping. co. uk www. albanshipping. co. uk

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Silvered bronze child bather

Lot 347: Silvered bronze child bather

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Description: A 19th century silvered bronze figure modelled as a standing young child wrapped in a sheet, raised upon an onyx column base, overall height, 4.75" (12cm) tall

Condition Report: Figure has been put onto associated base. Figure has surface scratches and indentation to top of headPlease note:Due to the size and vulnerability of the items in our Antiques & Fine Art auctions we are unable to post out these items "in house". We do, however recommend a selection of packaging and shipping companies. For national and international deliveries, we suggest: IJK Couriers07917 500522 Email: info@ijkcouriers. co. uk www. ijkcouriers. co. uk Alban Shipping01582 493 099 Email: info@albanshipping. co. uk www. albanshipping. co. uk

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Gilt bronze satyr

Lot 348: Gilt bronze satyr

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Description: A late 19th century gilt bronze study of a satyr standing with his head held back, his arms and hands raised in an expressive gesture, on oval naturalistic modelled base, 4.5" (11.5cm) tall, 4" (10cm) wide

Condition Report: Figures have distorted and bent. Wear and rubbing to patina. Loss of detail to facePlease note:Due to the size and vulnerability of the items in our Antiques & Fine Art auctions we are unable to post out these items "in house". We do, however recommend a selection of packaging and shipping companies. For national and international deliveries, we suggest: IJK Couriers07917 500522 Email: info@ijkcouriers. co. uk www. ijkcouriers. co. uk Alban Shipping01582 493 099 Email: info@albanshipping. co. uk www. albanshipping. co. uk

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A pair of Lorenzl-style Art Deco bronze figures

Lot 349: A pair of Lorenzl-style Art Deco bronze figures

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Description: Two Lorenzl-style Art Deco bronze female figures, each wearing knee length skirt, one holding the hem in both hands in dancing pose, the other in wrap dress with broad belt and flared sleeves, each figure on an oval green onyx base, 6.75" and 7" (17cm x 18cm) high overall

Condition Report: Smaller figures right hand is bent back at knuckles. Tarnishing to skirt and legs. Small chips to base. Larger figure is in better order with only minor tarnishing, but base has a large depletion. Please note:Due to the size and vulnerability of the items in our Antiques & Fine Art auctions we are unable to post out these items "in house". We do, however recommend a selection of packaging and shipping companies. For national and international deliveries, we suggest: IJK Couriers07917 500522 Email: info@ijkcouriers. co. uk www. ijkcouriers. co. uk Alban Shipping01582 493 099 Email: info@albanshipping. co. uk www. albanshipping. co. uk

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1924 Empire exhibition bronze

Lot 350: 1924 Empire exhibition bronze

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Description: An unusual bronze study depicting the London Empire Exhibition Lion Mascot of 1924, raised upon a shaped black marble plinth style base, overall length 6.75" (17cm), overall height 5.25" (13.5cm)

Condition Report: Damages to marble base with chips and lossesPlease note:Due to the size and vulnerability of the items in our Antiques & Fine Art auctions we are unable to post out these items "in house". We do, however recommend a selection of packaging and shipping companies. For national and international deliveries, we suggest: IJK Couriers07917 500522 Email: info@ijkcouriers. co. uk www. ijkcouriers. co. uk Alban Shipping01582 493 099 Email: info@albanshipping. co. uk www. albanshipping. co. uk

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Bronze satyr paperweight

Lot 351: Bronze satyr paperweight

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Description: A late 19th century bronze paperweight modelled as a satyr raised upon a rouge marble plinth style base, 5.25" (13cm) long

Condition Report: Marble has chipping to corners and edges. Satyr has rubbing to feetPlease note:Due to the size and vulnerability of the items in our Antiques & Fine Art auctions we are unable to post out these items "in house". We do, however recommend a selection of packaging and shipping companies. For national and international deliveries, we suggest: IJK Couriers07917 500522 Email: info@ijkcouriers. co. uk www. ijkcouriers. co. uk Alban Shipping01582 493 099 Email: info@albanshipping. co. uk www. albanshipping. co. uk

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A bronze paperweight

Lot 352: A bronze paperweight

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Description: A bronze paperweight modelled as a military pickelhaube helmet upon a rectangular travertine base, base 4.25" x 2.5" (10.5cm x 6.5cm)

Condition Report: Eagle finial possibly not original. Some small chips to travertinePlease note:Due to the size and vulnerability of the items in our Antiques & Fine Art auctions we are unable to post out these items "in house". We do, however recommend a selection of packaging and shipping companies. For national and international deliveries, we suggest: IJK Couriers07917 500522 Email: info@ijkcouriers. co. uk www. ijkcouriers. co. uk Alban Shipping01582 493 099 Email: info@albanshipping. co. uk www. albanshipping. co. uk

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