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An Unusual 19thC Japanese Pierced Wood Knife Block Decorated In Low Relief With An Enchanting Gold Lacquered Cicada, The Block With 8 Steel Bladed Knives With Carved Ivory Handles; One Knife A 19thC English Replacement.
The Block 118mm Wide x 57mm Deep x 131mm High, The Knives About 206mm Long.
Circa 1900.
Good Condition, The Knife Handles With To Be Expected Cracks, The Blades Clean And Very Sharp.



Price: $480.00
Stock Number: X301


A 19thC Continental Rectangular Plaster Plaque Moulded In Relief With Cavorting Naked Putti And A Goat, One Clasping A Demonic Mask, Within A Picture Style Frame.
175mm x 132mm
Circa 1880.


Price: $120.00
Stock Number: W687


A George III 1 Quart Baluster Pewter Tankard With Cappped Double Scroll Handle And Domed Spreading Circular Foot; Mongogramed And With Owners Name Under - Not Deciphered.
162mm High.
Circa 1820.
Grubby Original Condition With Slightly Misshapen Rim.



Price: $160.00
Stock Number: X137


An Early 19thC 1 Quart Measuring Jug Of Cylindrical Form With Pouring Spout, Plain Loop Handle Domed Circular Foot; Quart And VR Touch Marks; Monogramed And "New Inn" Marks Under.
160mm High.
Circa 1850.
Grubby Original Condition




Price: $140.00
Stock Number: X138


A Victorian Pint Baluster Mug With Capped Double Scroll Handle And Domed Circular Foot; Various Touch Marks
118mm High.
Circa 1850.
Grubby Original Condition.




Price: $80.00
Stock Number: X139


An Edwardian Pint Baluster Mug With Capped Double Scroll Handle.
122mm High.
Circa 1910.
The Rim A Bit Misshapen.



Price: $40.00
Stock Number: X140


An Early 20thC Pint Pewter Mug Of Tapering Cylindrical Form With Plain Handle.
125mm High
Circa 1920.



Price: $20.00
Stock Number: X142


A 20thC Half Pint Tapering Cylindrical Pewter Mug Inscribed "Londonderry Cup 1961-62 International Sportmens Club."
95mm High.



Price: $30.00
Stock Number: X143


A Pair Of Victorian 3 Piece Copper And Brass Ice Cream Moulds With Fitted Lid, Copper Strap Handle And Removable Brass Base.
Each Piece With Stamped Makers Mark For "James Bros Down St W."
112mm High.
Circa 1870.
Good Condition.

After Freezing The Ice Cream Mix In The Mould By Removing The Brass Foot The Ice Cream Bombe Is Released.

Traditional English three-piece ice cream bombe mold with fitted lid and copper strap handle with attached copper ring, and brass removable bottom. After freezing the ice cream mixture in the mold, by removing the brass foot the ice cream bombe is released. Stamped to both the mould and lid “Jones Bros, Down St, W” for its maker. They were considered good quality ironmongers from c. 1832- c 1900.

c. 1860


Price: $450.00
Stock Number: X246


A Victorian Rectangular Brass Hinged Snuff Box With Inset Green Agate Cover And Base.
72mm Wide x 51mm Deep x 21mm High.
Circa 1860.
A Small Repair To The Base Agate, Otherwise Good Condition, Gorgeous Colour.


Price: $185.00
Stock Number: X481


A Single Early 18thC English Seamed Brass Candlistick with Multi Knop Stem And Hexagonal Base With Sunken Well.
159mm High.
Circa 1720.
Not Bad Conditon, The Seam Slightly Split On One Side.



Price: $280.00
Stock Number: X248


A Pair Of Early 18thC English Seamed Brass Candlesticks With Ejector Holes, Multi Knop Stems And Domed Octagonal Bases.
181mm High.
Circa 1720.
One OK, The Other With Torn Foot; Modestly Priced For The Aficiando Who Is Quite Happy To Accept Visible Damage From Something Made About 50 Years Before Captain Cook Sighted These Shores.



Price: $240.00
Stock Number: X247


A Pair Of Early Victorian Pewter Multi-Knop Candlesticks
With Everted Sconces And Domed Circular Feet.
257mm High.
Circa 1840.
Robust Candlesticks In Good Condition Showing  Normal Knocks And Scuffs Commensurate With Age - Perfect On A Country Dining Table.



Price: $450.00
Stock Number: X292


A Good George III Mahogany Cheese Coaster With Scroll Ends Featuring Carve Worls, Single Division And Original Brass Casters.
397mm Wide x 238mm Deep x 208mm High.
Circa 1800.
Couple Of Totally Stable Cracks, Very Good Colour.



Price: $1,650.00
Stock Number: V402


A Delightful 19thC Continental Gilt Bronze Figure Group Of Pugs, One Seated And His Companion On Haunches.
85mm Wide x 69mm High.
Circa 1900.
Excellent Condition


Price: $580.00
Stock Number: X80


A Good Looking Victorian Oak Cased 6 Piece Antler Horn Carving Set With Plush And Velvet Lined Interior, Bread Knife, Two Carving Knives And Forks And A Steel, Stamped Marks "Harrison Bros & Howson Cutlers To Her Majesty:" The Case With Monogramed Escutcheon.
A Little Rust Here And There, Otherwise Excellent Functional Condition.




Price: $380.00
Stock Number: V780


A Rare Set Of 4 Victorian Milk Glass Ceiling Light Shades Painted With Roses And With Original Brass Fittings.
176mm diameter.
Circa 1900.
A rare survival.


Price: $500.00
Stock Number: S30


A fine and original George III mahogany cheese coaster of typical boat shaped form with scrolling ends, turned boss decoration and origianl brass casters - hardly ever do we find these with their original casters.
Superb original colour.
Circa 1810
39cm wide


Price: $1,950.00
Stock Number: CD218


A George III Sterling Silver Mounted Horn Beaker Engraved With Mounted Huntsmen, Hounds, Fox, Gate And Buildings In A Country Landscape; The Mounts Apparently Not Marked.
Circa 1800.
Not Marked.


Price: $460.00
Stock Number: X359


A Very Rare Late Victorian 9 Carat Gold Mounted Watch Case With Rococo Trellis Work To The Spandrels, Leather Case With Pull Out Easel With Gilt Tooled Label For "Wilson & Sharp Goldsmiths 139 Princes Street Edinburgh."
Full 9 Carat Gold Hallmarks For Birmingham 1900.
The Gold Case In Excellent Condition, Well Hinged With A Nice Crisp Action, A Little Minor Distress To The Velvet And Plush Lined Interior, An Ideal Case For An Heirloom Gold Watch.



Price: $850.00
Stock Number: W219


A Late Victorian Copper Framed Hexagonal Leaded Glass Hall Lantern With Pierced Rim And Base, Coloured Glass Panels And Original Suspension Chains.
230mm Wide x 327mm High.
Circa 1890.
One Glass Panel With Small Loss, One Small Section Of Rim Missing, When It's Hanging You Will Not Notice A Thing.


Price: $850.00
Stock Number: V635


A Pair Of George III Seamed Brass Ejector Candlesticks On Shaped Octagonal Bases; Lack Ejectors.
165mm High.
Circa 1780.


Price: $120.00
Stock Number: X394


A Single George III Tall Brass Candlestick with Multi-Knop Stem And Gadrooned Square Base With Sunken Well.
237mm High.
Circa 1765.
Good Condition


Price: $180.00
Stock Number: X395


An Exquisite Late 19thC Ivory Shoe Horn Of Typical Form.
191mm Long.
Gorgeous Matrix Grain, The Handle With Beginnings Of Patination, Excellent Condition.


Price: $140.00
Stock Number: X241


A Near Pair Of 19thC Continental Pewter Circular Bowls With Rolled Rims And Wide Everted Handles.
260mm Across The Handles.
Circa 1850


Price: $280.00
Stock Number: X392


A George III Pewter Plate With Flat Folded Rim; Touch Marks To Rear.
231mm Diameter.
A Bit Degraded.



Price: $35.00
Stock Number: T713


Part Of A Victorian Microscope Lamp : A Circular Brass Stand With Upright And Arm With Magnifying Glass On Ball And Socket Joint; Lacks Glass Lamp
The Stand Marked "Collins London Bocket Microscope Lamp."


Price: $120.00
Stock Number: X393


A Victorian Mahogany Travelling Hinged And Folding Combination Chess And Backgammon Board With Backgammon Counters.
256mm Wide x 245mm Deep Unfolded.
Lacks Clasp, A Bit Rough Showing Signs Of Age, Quite Functional.


Price: $80.00
Stock Number: S222


A Late Victorian Black Enamelled and Lacquered Brass Monocular Compound "Army"Microscope by J Swift & Son, with rack and pinion coarse and fine focusing, three objectives to the swivel turret, mechanical stage, mirror, on a swept U shaped base, with additional lense cases (lacking lenses) in a fitted case.




Price: $480.00
Stock Number: X267


A Most Unusual Victorian Brass And Leather Bound Box With Blue Plush Lined Interior, Engraved Brass Mounts And Painted Porcelain Inset Top Formed As Pink Flowering Roses.
359mm Wide x 273mm Deep x 132mm High
Circa 1860.
Pretty Good Condition, One Section Of Rose Cracked.



Price: $650.00
Stock Number: F334


A Decorative 19th Century Continental, Probably German, Enamelled Iron Ink Stand, The Inkwell Formed As A Carved Wood Spaniel, With Original Glass Liner.
370mW x 303mD x 133mH
Canine lovers delight.


Price: $750.00
Stock Number: CD279


A Victorian Set Of Gaming Counters Contained In A Hinged Mahogany Box.


Price: $40.00
Stock Number: G20


A Silver Mounted Vellum Pocket Book Of Common Prayer, Formerly Sold By Philip Yeo Of Exeter, Carrying The Initials GH For The Original Owner Grace Harris, As Inscribed And Dated 1722; Published 1712.
One Silver Hasp Missing, Otherwise Not Bad Condition.

A 1712 silver mounted pocket Book of Common Prayer, by the University Printers, Oxford, sold by Philip Yeo of Exeter, owner's initials 'GH' (Grace Harris), 1722, subsequently in the Pidsley family


Price: $480.00
Stock Number: U176


A Smart Victorian Rosewood Dome Top Stationery Box With Fitted Interior, Original Lock And Key; Bears Inset Brass Plaque For "Howell James & Co Regent Street London."
217mm Wide 115mm Deep x 162mm High.
Circa 1860.
Excellent Condition.

Howell James & Company were a firm of jewellers and silversmiths based in Regent Street in London which operated between 1819 and 1911.

The firm Howell and James was founded in 1819 by James Howell and Isaac James who were originally silk mercers and retail jewellers. The company had premises at 5, 7 and 9 Regent Street and was noted for the variety and quality of its stock. In 1838 James left the business and the partnership then became known as Howell James & Co. By 1865 the firm employed over 140 women, most of whom lived above the shop.[1]

The firm exhibited in London, at the Great Exhibition in 1851 and at the 1862 International Exhibition, and in Paris and the International Exposition of 1867. It sold items by students and designers of the South Kensington School.[2]



Price: $450.00
Stock Number: X340

A Victorian Bone And Ebony Complete 55 Tile Set Of Double Nine Dominoes.
Good Condition With Wear Commensurate With Age.


Price: $240.00

Stock Number: U189

A Victorian Bone And Ebony Complete 55 Tile Set Of Double Nine Dominoes.
Good Condition With Wear Commensurate With Age.


Price: $240.00

Stock Number: U191


An Early 20thC Mahogany Cotton Reel Stand With Turned Handle, 6 Spool Stand And Ridged Circular Base.
271mm High.
The Handle Broken And Restuck.


Price: $125.00
Stock Number: W568


A Good 19thC Cairo Ware Silver And Copper Inlaid Brass Dish Decorated With Islamic Script.
216mm Diameter.
Circa 1880.


Price: $160.00
Stock Number: C152


A Late Victorian Mahogany Monaural Stethoscope.
173mm Long.


Price: $40.00
Stock Number: W615


A 19thC Cairo Ware Rectangular Brass Dish With Folded Rim And Islamic Script.
256mm x 102mm
Circa 1880.
Good Condition


Price: $60.00
Stock Number: X52


A Pair Of Edwardian Monogramed Ivory Clothes Brushes.
The Brushes Worn But Still Nice And Tight With Life Left In Them


Price: $120.00
Stock Number: V16


A Victorian Brass 3 Pull Telescope With Lens Cover.
155mm Long x 420mm Long Extended.
Circa 1860.
Good Colour And Patination.


Price: $140.00
Stock Number: X70


An 18th Century English Pewter Plate With Folded Rim; Touch Mark To Rear.
247mm Diameter,
Very Nice Colour, Wear Commensurate With Age.


Price: $120.00
Stock Number: T708


A George III Circular Pewter Plate With Rolled Rim; Touch Mark To Rear.
238mm Diameter.


Price: $50.00
Stock Number: T711


A George III Pewter Plate With Flat Folded Rim; Touch Marks To Rear Including Quasi Hallmarks.
214mm Diameter.
A Bit Degraded.



Price: $35.00
Stock Number: T712


A Late Victorian Tartan Ware "Prince Charlie" Hinged Rectangular Thread Box With Crib Board Top And Pape Label Inside For Clark & Co Anchor Thread, Paisley.
264mmW x 90mD x 41mH
Circa 1900, a little worn



Price: $160.00

Stock Number: S153


An Exceptional 19thC Brass Furniture Handle Cast With Masks And Dolphins And Formed As A Plate And Drop Handle.
83mm Long.


Price: $80.00
Stock Number: X357


A Large Victorian Mahogany Acorn Shape 2 Section String Holder With Thread Action And Wide Circular Foot.
Circa 1860
205mm High.
Old Repair To Foot; Colour To Die For.


Price: $480.00
Stock Number: U161


A Rare Late 19thC Fruitwood Domestic Roulette Wheel With Ivory Spinner And Ebonised Bun Feet.
191mm Diameter x 84mm High.
Circa 1900.
Lacks Marbles.


Price: $350.00
Stock Number: T647


A Tibetan Rectangular Prayer Book Cover Carved With Buddhas Within Niches; Traces Of Gilding.
409mm x 91mm
Circa 1900.
Good Condition.



Price: $280.00
Stock Number: CD587


An Early 20thC Tibetan Prayer Book With Painted Wood Boards And Pages Of Illuminated Text.
246mm x 86mm



Price: $280.00
Stock Number: CD588


An Early 20thC Ceylonese Porcupine Quill Hexagonal Work Box With Brass Lifting Handle, Ivory Inlaid Ebony Carcass, The Interior Featuring "Ceylon" And An Elephant.
89mm Wide x 95mm High.
A Few Small Pieces Missing From Base Corners.



Price: $220.00
Stock Number: V495


A Late Victorian Tartan Ware Hinged Square Box, The Small Brass Clasp Lacking Hasp.
108mm Square x 50mm High.
Circa 1900.


Price: $60.00

Stock Number: S152


A George III Black Lacquered Papier Mache Snuff Box With Faux Tortoiseshell Hinged Cover.
93mm Wide x 44mm Deep x 30mm High.
Excellent Condition.


Price: $80.00
Stock Number: V27


A Vintage Mock Tortoiseshell Paper Knife Featuring An African Woman.
93mm Long.


Price: $95.00
Stock Number: CD345


A Tiny 19thC Fruitwood Seal Box Together With Another Larger Rosewood Seal Box


Price: $25.00
Stock Number: W614


Four Various Early 19thC Cut Amber Glass Seals
Naked Apollo : $80
Mercury : $60
Seated Man : $40
Clear Glass : $30


Stock Number: U77


A Victorian Common Prayer Book With Ivory Boards And Gilt Metal Mounts And Latch, The Cover With Applied Cross And Entwinded "h" - With Original Leather Case.
The Case 105mm x 72mm.
Dedicated To Queen Victoria, Circa 1880.
Excellent Condition



Price: $280.00
Stock Number: X341


An Early 20thC Circular Ivory Bangle With Pronounced Grain.
Internal Diameter Approximately 63mm.
Tiny Internal Chip.


Price: $350.00
Stock Number: W613


A 19th Century Flaring Cylindrical Dark Horn Tumbler With Tranluscent Horn Base.
113mm high.
Circa 1850.

Price: $60.00

Stock Number: R278


A Large 19th Century Flaring Cylindrical Horn Tumbler With Well Figured Grain And Turned Horn Base.
134mm High.
Circa 1850.


Price: $140.00
Stock Number: R279


A 19th Century Variegated Horn Flaring Cylindrical Tumbler With Glass Bottom.
100mm High.
Circa 1860.


Price: $35.00
Stock Number: R281


A 19th Century Variegated Horn Flaring Cylindrical Tumbler With Glass Bottom.
101mmm High.
Circa 1860.

Price: $95.00

Stock Number: R283


A 19th century dark horn flaring cylindrical tumbler.
114mm high.
Circa 1860.

Price: $75.00

Stock Number: R284


An Early 20thC French Brass Cased Circular Pocket Compass With Suspension Loop; Marked "Made In France."
44mm Diameter.



Price: $125.00
Stock Number: X65

  A Rare 19th Century Rectangular Agate Vinaigrette With Hinged Cover, Simple Pierced Brass Grill And Brass Mounts.
34mm x 24mm
Circa 1870.

Price: $385.00

Stock Number: R142


A Decorative 19thC American, Cape Cod, Cast Iron 2 Handle Cauldron Shape Fire Starter With Brass Swing Handle, Domed Brass Cover And Wand.
195mm Across Handles x 205mm High.
Circa 1900.
Apparently The Cauldron Is Filled With Kerosene, The Wand Is Left Standing In The Kerosene, The Wand Is Lit And Inserted In The Fire! Original Condition.


Price: $120.00
Stock Number: X338


A Victorian Cased 3 Piece Antler Handle Carving Set, The Steel Blade Knife Marked "Joseph Elliot & Sons Cutlers Sheffield."
Circa 1860.
OK Condition, The Knife Well Used.





Price: $120.00
Stock Number: X310


A Very Rare Pair Of Early 19thC Circular Pressed Horn Snuff Boxes And Covers Decorated With Scenes Of Dandies Riding "The Hobby Horse" Or Velocipede, The Bases With A Circular Design Of Petals; Both Signed Bottom Left "Bradwell."
79mm Diameter.
Circa 1820.
Both In Pretty Good Condition Displaying Little Knocks And Scratches Commensurate With Age, One With A Small Section Of The Bottom Edge Of The Cover Missing. Very Rare To Find A Pair Of Snuffboxes.






Price: $980.00
Stock Number: W859


A Mounted Assembly Of Georgian Red Wax Armorial Seals In Modern Octagonal Frame.
The frame 282mm diameter.



Price: $380.00
Stock Number: CD298

A 19th Century Brass Mounted Hinged Rosewood Travelling Inkwell, Probably A Souvenir Of Karlsbad.
Circa 1880.


Price: $125.00

Stock Number: CD241



An early 19th Century English Silver Mounted Cowrie Shell Snuff Box With Flush Hinge And Engraved Monogramme.
The Silver Mount Not Marked.
Circa 1820.


Price: $480.00

Stock Number: R373


A George III Early 19thC Silver Gilt Mounted Cowrie Shell Snuff Box With Flush Hinge, Engraved With A Bowl Of Fruit And A Bird Above Scrollwork; Monogrammed
"TE," "JE" And "NME."
66mm x 56mm.
The Silver Not Marked, The Interior Gilded.
Circa 1800.
A Small Tear To The Silver Mount Otherwise Pretty Good Condition.
These Silver Mounted Cowrie Shell Snuff Boxes Are Usually Associated With Mariners Returnig From The Tropics With A Treasure To Be Mounted By The Local Silversmith - The Really Desirable Examples Are Hallmarked With Scottish And Irish Provincial Marks. It Is Tempting To Think Of The Engraved Monograms Referring To The Mariner Husband, His Wife And Their Child - Perhaps Born Whilst He Was Overseas!



Price: $580.00
Stock Number: X190


A Late 19thC New Zealand Colonial Small Hinged Crib Board With Brass Hasp, Burr Totara Sides, The Top With Various Woods Including Rewa Rewa And Perhaps Black Mairi And Puriri.
130mm Wide x 89mm Deep x 37mm Deep.
Circa 1880.



Price: $260.00
Stock Number: U187


A Good Looking 19thC Mahogany Hinged Rectangular Surgeons Box Set With A Brass Escutcheon Engraved "Wm A Perston MD Surgeon;" Original Brass Latches, Hinges Escutcheon And Lock.
500mm Wide x 188mm Deep x 100mm High.
Circa 1850.
Excellent Condition, Attractive Figured Mahogany.



Price: $780.00
Stock Number: R9


An Interesting Rimu Cheque For The Bank Of Australasia, Made Out For 1 Pound, Dated 29th July 1928, And Signed By Paul Verschaffeldt, Commissioner Of The Civil Service.
285mm x 77mm
Provenance :
Wagener Museum


Price: $350.00

Stock Number: L3


A Late Victorian Barrel Shape Treen Money Box With Applied Photographic Print Of "Union St Aberdeen Looking E."
80mm High.


Price: $120.00
Stock Number: L216


A Gorgeous Early 19thC Treen Baluster Pepper Shaker With Nice Tight Thread.
132mm High.
Excellent Condition.


Price: $350.00
Stock Number: V28


An Early 19thC Treen Dice Shaker Of Hour Glass Form.
81mm High.


Price: $120.00
Stock Number: V30


A Pair Of George III Early 19thC Bone Handle Iron Riding Boot Hooks Of Very Sturdy Construction.
226mm Long.
Circa 1800.
OK Condition, The Bone Handles With Age Cracks And Little Chips But Totally Stable.


Price: $180.00
Stock Number: X218


A Superb Pair Of Edwardian Rectangualr Shape Glass Scent Bottles With Faceted Shoulders, Sterling Silver Mounts And Screw On Gold Inlaid Ivory Cover With Corked Interiors, Monogramed EJB?
London Circa 1900 (No Date Mark)
Andrew Barret & Sons, Piccadilly, London.
Excellent Condition.

On the subject of destroying all object d'art made from ivory, and in particular portrait miniatures painted on ivory, television presenter and antiques expert Philip Mould said: "The thought that, say, some of our most emotive miniature portraits of Nelson, Byron and the young Queen Victoria become persona non grata - artworks of shame for which there is no market - is up there with book-burning and recent cultural vengeance meted out on the buildings of ancient Syria."



Price: $475.00
Stock Number: X239


An Exquisite Set Of 3 Late 19thC Graduated Cylindrical Ivory Boxes With Domed Circular Screw On Covers Featuring Gold Inlaid Monogram EJB? Within A Lozenge.
90mm, 65mm, 55mm Diameter x 108mm, 75mm, 65mm High.
Pristine Condition.

We Hope The Slaughter Of Elephants Will Cease Immediately, It Is A Scourge On Humanity, But Nonetheless Cannot Help But Be Entranced By The Seductive Power Of The Ivory Matrix, The Wavy Grain Clearly Visible To The Naked Eye, The Colour So Ivory. Exquisite!


Price: $1,650.00
Stock Number: X238


A Totally Gorgeous Late 19thC Turned Ivory Hat Pin Stand With Central Slender Baluster Stem, Pierced Apertures, Fabric Covered Cork Mound And Weighted Circular Base; Marked "Hardy Bros Ltd Sydney Made In England."
156mm High.
Circa 1900.
The Ivory In Excellent Condition; The Fabric Distressed.

Yes, We All Know There Should Be Nothing That Encourages The Slaughter Of Elephants For Their Tusks, Deplorable In The Extreme, But To Our Mind That Policy Should In No Way Extinguish The Appreciation Of Old Worked Ivory Such As This. We Feel Prince William, Admirable Though His Campaign To Save The Elephants Is, Was Misinformed When He Declared All The Ivory In Buckingham Palace Should Be Heaped Into A Pile And Turned Into A Bonfire! Are We Going To Burn 13thc Islamic Chess Pieces, 18thC Japanese Netsuke, 19thC Dieppe Mirrors, Medievil German Saints? Of Course Not! Old Ivory Is Wonderful.



Price: $450.00
Stock Number: X236


An Exquisite Set Of 2 Pairs Of 19thC Ivory Backed Brushes Featuring Gold Inlaid Monogram EJB? Within A Lozenge.
Circa 1900.
235mm And 165mm Long.
Excellent Condition.




Price: $120.00
Stock Number: X280


A Pair Of Late 19th Ivory Handled Glove Stretchers Together With A Matching Shoe Hook.
Circa 1900.
Excellent Condition.




Price: $60.00
Stock Number: X282


A Decorative And Large 19thC Horn Handle Bronzed Copper Magnifying Glass.
291mm Long.
Circa 1860.
Excellent Condition.




Price: $285.00
Stock Number: X227


A Good Looking 19thC Australian Marquetry Inlaid Box, The Top With Radiating Design And The Sides With Lozenges, Featuring Many Different Timbers, The Back With Well Figured Cedar.
300mm Wide x 227mm Deep x 144mm High.
Original Brass Hinges, Lock And Key, Pretty Good Condition With Minor Losses To the Back And Some White Filler To The Interior





Price: $1,250.00
Stock Number: X47


A Mid 20thC Rewa Rewa Cased Ebonised Conductors Baton With Engraved Metal Mounts; Presentation Inscription "To Martin Wesley 1958."
The Baton 535mm Long.
Excellent Condition.
The Mounts Probably Unmarked Silver.




Price: $250.00
Stock Number: X66


Michelangelo Meucci,
Florence, 1840-1890,
A Pair Of Oval Oils On Board Of Still Life Game Birds Tacked To Trompe L'oeil Pine Panels.
One Signed "M Meucci Firenze."
Both Approx. 200mm x 158mm.
Both With Original Carved Giltwood Oak Leaf Frames.
Small Crack To Top Of One Frame, The Paintings In Immaculate Original Condition, The Paint As Bright And Fresh As The Day It Was Applied.





Price: $2,850.00
Stock Number: R328


A Very Rare 19thC Pollard Oak Apprentice Piece Tea Caddy In The Form Of A Break-Front Sideboard, Having A Stipple Carved And Scrolled Raised Back, The Hinged Top Lifting To Reveal Two Lidded Compartments, The Break-Front Facia With Applied Half Columns, On A Plinth Base.
25.5cm High x 30cm Wide x 20cm Deep



Price: $1,850.00
Stock Number: R481


A Late Victorian Brass Wall Sconce With Milkglass Shade With Frilled Rim.
313mm Wide.




Price: $250.00
Stock Number: CD674


A Plain Early English Bronze Mortar.
106mm high x 130mm diameter
Circa 1800



Price: $120.00
Stock Number: D350


An Early 20thC Treen Salt Pig With Back Shaped Back Board, Hinged Lid And Stave Front.
251mm high




Price: $240.00
Stock Number: CD282


A Small 19thC Circular Metal Seal Box, The Cover Cast With Musical Instruments, Sheet Music? And A Mask, Probably Emblematic Of The Performing Arts.
30mm Diameter.




Price: $25.00
Stock Number: W519


An Attractive Early 19rhC Oval Snuff Box With Tooled Gilt Metal Mounts And Agate Cover And Base.
67mm Diameter




Price: $380.00
Stock Number: V192


A Very Smart Pair Of Late Victorian Georgian Style Turned Mahogany Candlesticks With Detatchable Brass Sconces, Slender Baluster Stems, Carved Lower Knops, Circular Feet With Sunken Wells And Baized Bases.
345mm High.
Circa 1880.
Excellent Condition With Great Colour.



Price: $850.00
Stock Number: V641


A 19thC Fijian Sperm Whale Tooth, Tabua, Pierced For Suspension.
125mm Wide.
Original Suspension Hole Broken, A Later Old Replacement Hole Drilled To The Other Side, Especially Good Colour And Patination.




Price: $650.00
Stock Number: X41


A Late 19thC Chinese Bronze And Champleve Enamel Vase Of Archaic Inspiration With Animal Head Handles, Taotie Masks And Bands Of Polychrome Champleve Enamel.
240mm High.
Good Colour, Good Condition;
Associated Pierced Wood Stand.




Price: $260.00
Stock Number: X27


A Set Of 3 Victorian Cardboard Cut-Outs Of Young Victorian Girls Painted In Pastels, Two Seated And The Other Standing With A Wheat Sheaf; All On Gilded And Ebonised Stepped Stands.
All Signed To The Reverse Geo Smith.
188mm Wide x 45mm Deep x 222mm High (The Tallest)




Price: $220.00
Stock Number: CD670


A Victorian Milchglass Cornucopia Vase With Brass Hand Shape Terminal And Cream Alabaster Base.
142mm Wide x 76mm Deep x 170mm High.
Couple Of Miniscule Nibbles to the Rim, The Base One Corner Slightly Chipped.



Price: $180.00
Stock Number: CD641


An Unusual George III Pierced Spherical Brass String Box With Overhead Cutting Blade And Domed Foot.
122mm High.
Circa 1800.
Good Condition



Price: $380.00
Stock Number: W674


An Early 20thC Cased Mahjong Set, With 4 Internal Trays, The Counters Made From Plastic And Bamboo.
The Case 240mm Wide x 152mm Deep x 110mm High.




Price: $480.00
Stock Number: W747


A 19thC Indian Bronze Horse On Oval Mound Base With Detatchable Lotus Leaf Sconce.
90mm Wide x 122mm High.
Circa 1850.
Excellent Condition




Price: $285.00
Stock Number: X16


Treen : A Good Victorian Mahogany Double Ogee Bowl On Squat Pedestal And Circular Foot.
135mm Diameter x 103mm High.
Circa 1880.
Excellent Condition.




Price: $220.00
Stock Number: V643


Treen : A Good Pair Of Victorian Mahogany Circlular Bowls With Slightly Everted Rims And Slightly Raised Bases.
177mm Diameter x 61mm High.
Circa 1880.
Excellent Condition.



Price: $280.00
Stock Number: V644


Treen : An Unusual Set Of 6 Victorian Mahogany Cups And Covers With Tall Domed Covers, Squat Stems And Circular Feet.
192mm High.
Circa 1880.
Excellent Condition.




Price: $240.00
Stock Number: V646


Treen : An Unusual Pair Of Victorian Chestnut Cups And Covers With Tall Domed Covers, Squat Stems And Circular Feet.
203mm High.
Circa 1880.
Excellent Condition



Price: $80.00
Stock Number: V647


Treen : An Unusual Victorian Oak Cup And Cover With Tall Domed Cover, Squat Stem And Circular Foot.
193mm High.
Circa 1880.
A Small Ding To The Cover




Price: $40.00
Stock Number: V648


Treen : A Strange Set Of 3 Victorian Cylindrical Vessels With Internal Nozzzles, Squat Stems, Circualr Feet And Stands.
116mm High.
Possibly Candlesticks Although They Would Be Impossible To Clean Of Wax - They Certainly Have Been Turned By Someone Very Competent But What He Intended I'm Not Sure.
Excellent Condition


Price: $160.00
Stock Number: V649


A Georgian Rolled Gold Seal With Blank Carnelian, Pierced Vase Shape Mount And Split Suspension Ring.
32mm High Excluding Suspension Ring x 201mm Wide.
Lovely Worn Original Appearance Showing Age With No Condition Issues.



Price: $160.00
Stock Number: W799


A Mid 20thC Glazed Rectangular Box Shape 9 Carat Gold Charm With Enclosed 10 Shilling Note, Inscribed "In Emergecy Break Glass."
9 Carat And 375 Marks Together With Makers Mark.
23mm Wide x 14mm Deep x 5mm High.
Weight : 2 Grams All In.
Excellent Condition




Price: $160.00
Stock Number: W727


A Mid 20thC Rectangular Box Shape 9 Carat Gold Charm Modelled As A Match Box With Slide Out Drawer Containing Wax Matches, The Yellow Enamelled Cover With "British Made Matches."
18mm Wide x 13mm Deep x 6mm High.
Weight : 5 Grams All In.
Good Condition.





Price: $180.00
Stock Number: W728


An Interesting 18thC Islamic Domed Metal Candlestick With Engraved Boteh And Drapery Ornament.
136mm High.



Price: $280.00
Stock Number: T714


This Original 19th Century Quality Coffee Grinder Was Manufactured By Kenrick & Son Of West Bromwich Staffordshire. This Model Is The Rare Square Grinder No. 2, Made Of Cast Iron With A Brass Decorated Hopper And A Turned Exotic Wood Knob On The Grinding Handle. The Ground Coffee Is Collected In A Slide Out Drawer With A Brass Knob. An Oval Pressed Brass Nameplate Plaque Is Affixed To The Front Of The Mill And Reads: ‘A. Kenrick & Sons’, Above The English Coat of Arms And ‘Patent Coffee Mill’ Beneath. The Grind Size Can Be Adjusted By Turning The Regulator Screw (after removing the drawer and using a screw driver from the underside). The Archibald Kenrick & Sons Company Was Established In 1791 In Spons Lane, West Bromwich As a Quality Iron Foundry. It Is A Family Firm In Which Six Kenrick Generations Were Named As Directors. The founder Was Archibald Kenrick (1760 - 1835) And The Younger DIrector Is Martin John Kenrick (Born 1940).
104mm Square.



Price: $240.00
Stock Number: V400


An Early 20thC French Walnut And Iron Coffee Grinder With Drawer And Brass Plaque Featruring The Famous French Clock Maker Japy Freres.
Circa 1920.
145mm Square.
A Moulded Edge Restuck, Small Losses To 2 Back Corners.



Price: $180.00
Stock Number: V401


A Pair Of Early 20thC Brass Cased Port Bow Lights With Red Glass; Stamped "Port Bow Light Patt 2200 Birmingham Eng. Co. Ltd."
Circa 1900.
120mm Wide x 95mm Deep x 115mm High.
One With Cracked Glass.




Price: $280.00
Stock Number: V761


An Early Victorian Weighted Brass Desk Weight Cast As A Squirrel On Haunches With Upturned Bushy Tail On Rectangular Base.
Circa 1840
85mm Wide x 54mm Deep x 70mm High.
Excellent Condition.



Price: $480.00
Stock Number: W677


A Small Georgian Bronze Mortar And Pestle Of Typical Form With Good Original Colour.
The Mortar 91mm High x 113mm Diameter.
Circa 1800.


Price: $350.00
Stock Number: V178


A Small Georgian Bronze Mortar And Pestle Of Typical Form With Good Original Colour.
The Mortar 97mm High x 116mm Diameter.
Circa 1800.


Price: $350.00
Stock Number: V179


A Most Decorative 19thC Rectangular Box And Lift Off Cover, The Whole Mounted With Collection Of Various 18th And 19thC Red Wax Seals Featuring Armorial Crests, Classical Portraits, Animals, Insects Etc, The Interior With A Further Collection Of Loose Wax Seals, Some Labelled And Of Classical Inspiration One With A Bust Of Lord Byron.
154mm Wide x 102mm Deep x 49mm High.
Very Decorative, Good Condition.





Price: $650.00
Stock Number: V722


A Gorgeous, Well Patinated And Totally Original Victorian Iron Hand Bell With Clanger And Turned Mahogany Handle; Not Touched.
268mm High.
Circa 1860.
Excellent Condition.


Price: $360.00
Stock Number: V760


An Enchanting Pair Of Regency Period Carved Limewood Demure Sphinxes, The Well Endowed Figures Seated On
Hindquarters; Originally Furniture Mounts.
Approximately 265mm Wide x 285mm High.
A Few Old Knocks And Splits, Nothing Serious, Unique And Very Decorative.



Price: $1,850.00
Stock Number: V150


A Victorian Cast Silvered Metal Figural Tobacco Jar And Cover Modelled As A Severe Man With A Large Nose, His Hat Forming The Cover.
116mm High.


Price: $180.00
Stock Number: V421


An Early 19thC Red Painted Lead Tobacco Jar With Domed Cover And Ball Finial.
203mm High.


Price: $160.00
Stock Number: V425


A Dated George III Octagonal Lead Tobacco Jar, The Domed Cover With Acorn Finial, Monogramed WF And Dated 1805; Traces Of Old Paint.
143mm Wide x 93mm Deep x 163mm High



Price: $420.00
Stock Number: V426


A Statuesque Early 19thC Iron Pedestal Urn Tobacco Jar And Domed Cover With Acorn Finial.
205mm High.


Price: $280.00
Stock Number: V431


A 19thC Small Iron Circular Tobacco Box And Cover With Brass Finial.
100mm Diameter x 115mm High.


Price: $50.00
Stock Number: V432


A 19thC Circular Lead Tobacco Box With Stepped Cover And Acorn Finial, The Side With Cast Cornucopia.
107mm Diameter x 149mm High
Extremely Heavy In The Hand.



Price: $220.00
Stock Number: V433


A George III Octagonal Lead Tobacco Jar And Stepped Cover With Internal Cover.
135mm Wide x 82mm Deep x 176mm High.
Very Heavy In The Hand.



Price: $220.00
Stock Number: V436


A 19thC Square Lead Tobacco Box Cast In Relief With Horses And Hounds, The Cover With Pineapple Finial.
903mm Square x 130mm High



Price: $220.00
Stock Number: V437


A Small Georgian Sarcophagus Shape Iron Tobacco Box On Raised Feet, The Cover With Stepped Finial.
115mm Wide x 66mm Deep x 90mm High



Price: $140.00
Stock Number: V438


A Small Georgian Sarcophagus Shape Iron Tobacco Box, The Cover With Acorn Finial.
129mm Wide x 76mm Deep x 104mm High.



Price: $140.00
Stock Number: V439


An Elaborate Victorian Shaped Lead Tobacco Box Cast With Bust And Scroll Supports, The Cover With Swan Finial.
149mm Wide x 73mm Deep x 165mm High.



Price: $280.00
Stock Number: V440


A Georgian Rectangular Iron Tobacco Box With Canted Sides, Base With Shaped Apron And Domed Cover With Circular Finial.
105mm Wide x 82mm Deep x 142mm High.



Price: $220.00
Stock Number: V441


A Georgian Sarcophagus Shape Lead Tobacco Bow With Shaped Apron, The Cover With Complimentary Finial.
106mm Wide x 85mm Deep x 135mm High.



Price: $220.00
Stock Number: V442


An Early 19thC Cast Lead Circular Tobacco Jar And Domed Cover With Negroid Finial And Traces Of Green Paint.
119mm Diameter x 115mm High.



Price: $140.00
Stock Number: V444


A 19thC Painted Sheet Iron Cylindrical Tobacco Jar And Cover With Pierced Domed Cover, Ball Finial With Swing Handle, Rivets And Scroll Feet.
127mm Diameter x 231mm High.



Price: $120.00
Stock Number: V445


An Architectural Early 19thC Faceted Hexagonal Tobacco Box And Cover With Complimentary Finial, Stem And Base.
109mm Wide x 184mm High.
A Terrific, If Somewhat Lopsided, Shape.


Price: $380.00
Stock Number: V448


A Small 19thC Octagonal Cast Iron Tobacco Jar With Slightly Domed Cover, Cherubic Mask And Everted Raised Feet.
86mm Wide x 75mm Deep x 100mm High.



Price: $220.00
Stock Number: V450


A George III Painted Lead Octagonal Tobacco Jar With Slightly Domed Cover, Negroid Finial And Internal Cover.
160mm Wide x 90mm Deep x 133mm High.



Price: $220.00
Stock Number: V453


A George III Painted Lead Oval Tobacco Jar With Domed Cover, Finial And Foliate Ornament, The Sides With Cast Ribbon Tied Garlands Featuring Neptune And A Sailing Ship Flanking A Shield With A Hung Horse.
147mm Wide x 97mm Deep x 145mm High.
Old Repairs And Damage, The Cover Ill Fitting.



Price: $180.00
Stock Number: V454


A Victorian Hinged Folding Games Box With Chess And Draughts To The Exterior And Backgammon To The Interior Together With Full Sets Of Backgammon And Draughts Counters And Dice.



Price: $360.00
Stock Number: W598


A Victorian Spherical Ivory Sewing Weight With Thread Action Cover And Pierced Suspension Device.
Sphere 34mm Diameter.
Gorgeous Well Patinated Ivory.



Price: $220.00
Stock Number: W550


A 19thC 2 Section Thread Action Cylindrical Bone Needle Case Carved In Relief With Dragons.
Circa 1900.
157mm Long.
A Couple Of Small Losses And Some Small But Stable Cracks.



Price: $180.00
Stock Number: W551


A 19thC 2 Section Cylindrical Composition Ivory Lookalike Needle Case With Silver Mounts.
The Silver Not Marked.
109mm Long.
Good Condition With To Be Expected Wear And Tear.


Price: $80.00
Stock Number: W552


An Early 20thC Cased Dorcas Size 6 Thimble Stamped With Charles Horner And Dorcas Marks.
Excellent Condition.


Price: $40.00
Stock Number: W555


An Early 20thC Turned Wood Acorn Shape Needle Case With Beginnings Of Good Patination.
45mm Long.
Excellent Condition.



Price: $60.00
Stock Number: W556


An Early 20thC Treen Souvenir Spool Case With Thread Action Revealing 3 Spools, The Exterior Painted With" Ville Franche", The Finial Inserted With A Tiny Viewer Depicting Yachts.
86mm Long.
Good Condition.



Price: $60.00
Stock Number: W558


A Victorian Carved Ivory Miniature Cricket Bat With Black Ribbed Handle.
98mm Long.
For The Man Who Has Everything!



Price: $360.00
Stock Number: W535


A Tiny Victorian Nickel Mounted Magnifying Glass With Finely Turned Ivory Handle Pierced For Suspension.
52mm Long.



Price: $120.00
Stock Number: W536


A 19thC White Metal Mounted Nut Vesta With Hinged Cover, Monogramed Shield And Striker.
53mm Wide.



Price: $120.00
Stock Number: W521


A Victorian Ivory Cigar Knife With Blank Cartouche, Cutting Aperture, Steel Blade And Pricker; The Steel Pricker Stamped "Cigar Knife."



Price: $120.00
Stock Number: W523


A Strange Victorian Ivory Ruler With Finely Engraved Numbers And Scales; Function Unknown.
152mm Long.


Price: $140.00
Stock Number: W524


A Strange Early 20thC Plastic Ruler, Function Unknown.
190mm Long..


Price: $45.00
Stock Number: W525


A Victorian Mother-Of-Pearl Fruit Knife With Shield Shape Escutcheon Monogramed "EF," The Blade Marked "Sheffield Stainless."
75mm Long.
One Side Cracked.



Price: $35.00
Stock Number: W527


A Late Victorian Mother-Of-Pearl Twin Blade Fruit Knife, The Blades Stamped "George Wostenholm Sheffield England."
Small Piece Of Mother-Of-Pearl Missing.
60mm Long


Price: $25.00
Stock Number: W528


A Good Early 20thC Tortoise Twin Blade Fruit Knife, The Blade Stamped "Victorinox Switzerland Stainless Rostfrei."
73mm Long.
Nice Crisp Action.



Price: $45.00
Stock Number: W529


A Small 19thC Circular Ivory Vinaigrette With Screw On Cover And Pierced Grill.
19mm Diameter



Price: $65.00
Stock Number: W531


A Good Looking Edwardian Mahogany Brass Bound Coopered Bucket With Swing Handle And Applied Wood Handle.
367mm Wide x 280mm Deep x 282mm High.



Price: $450.00
Stock Number: U124


A Georgian Base Metal Seal, The Octagonal Base Mounted With An Intaglio Carved Wheat Sheaf.
34mm High.



Price: $160.00
Stock Number: W517


A Magnificent And Rare Georgian Amboyna Brass Mounted Artists Box With All Over Broad Brass Mounts, Recessed Military Style Brass Handles, Lower Drawer With Key And Lock, Fitted Interior With Various Contents Including Small Ivory And Ceramic Palettes, Mixing Trays Etc.
335mm Wide x 247mm Deep x 132mm High.
The Smartest Box I've Seen In Over 30 Years In The Trade





Price: $3,450.00
Stock Number: U164


An Extremely Rare Georgian Mahogany Brass Mounted Artist's Box With Flush Recessed Military Style Handles And Fitted Interior With Various Artist's Supplies.
407mm Wide x 322mm Deep x 125mm High.
A Superb Box For The Connoisseur.




Price: $2,450.00
Stock Number: U144


A Victorian Pewter Inkwell With Original Glazed Earthenware Pot, Pierced Inner Rim For Quills And Wide Flat Circular Base Presumably For Stability - Difficult To See This Inkwell Overturning.
198mm Diameter.
Circa 1870.
The Pot With Not Visible Under Rim Chip, Otherwise Nice Original Patinated Condition.




Price: $150.00
Stock Number: W324


A Nicely Patinated 18thC Dutch Copper Oval Tobacco Box With Hinged Cover, Each Side Engraved And Entitled With Moses Old Testament Stories - Moses With Snake And Moses About To Be Placed In The Papyrus Basket, Flanked By Scantily Draped Figures And Scrolling Foliage.
130mm Wide x 78mm Deep x 37mm High.
Circa 1750.
Excellent Untouched Condition, A Tiny Hole






Price: $750.00
Stock Number: V503


A Victorian Baluster Copper Jug With Double Scroll Handle And Mask Spout.
151mm High.
Circa 1860.
Original Condition





Price: $120.00
Stock Number: V626


A Good Victorian Walnut Jewellery Box With Engraved And Pierced Brass Mounts With Ivory Inserts And Fitted Lift Out Tray.
276mm Wide x 202mm Deep x 108mm High.
Circa 1880.
The Interior A Little Worn. For Every 100 Writing Slopes We See We Might See 1 Jewellery Box - They Are Scarce.






Price: $650.00
Stock Number: V142


A Good Cased Pair Of Victorian Glass Scent Bottles And Stoppers, The Green Leather Case With Engraved Brass Top Plate And Escutcheon, The Interior Purple Plush And Purple Velvet Lined; Key, But Lock Not Functioning.
115mm Wide x 71mm Deep x 111mm High.
Excellent Condition.



Price: $325.00
Stock Number: CD608

An Early 20thC Arts And Crafts Pressed Metal And Uranium Glass Cylindrical Hall Lantern With Pierced Cover And Pressed Metal Mounts.
184mm And 240mm Diameter x 332mm High.
Circa 1910.
Good Original Condition




Price: $850.00
Stock Number: V506



A Selection Of 19thC Mortgages
Sold Individually, Details Below




A George III Mortgage Written In Ink On Vellum Fro 600 Sterling With Original Wax Seals, Signed John Mornington And Dated 1814.
Excellent Condition.



Price: $140.00

Stock Number: V373


A William IV Indenture Written In Ink On Vellum With Original Wax Seal, Signed Henry King And Dated 1834
Excellent Condition.



Price: $140.00

Stock Number: V374


An Early Victorian Mortgage Written In Ink On Vellum For 1250 Sterling With Original Wax Seal, Signed Charles Dendney And Dated 1857.
Excellent Condition.



Price: $140.00

Stock Number: V375


A Victorian Mortgage Written In Ink On Vellum For 200 Sterling With Original Wax Seal, Signed Henry Fuller And Dated 1814.
Excellent Condition.



Price: $120.00

Stock Number: V376


A Victorian Mortgage Written In Ink On Vellum For 900 Sterling With Original Wax Seals, Signed Edmund Perry And Dated 1894
Excellent Condition.


Price: $120.00

Stock Number: V377


A Pair Of French Equestrian Engravings




A Pair Of 18thC French Equestrian, Dressage, Copper Plate Engravings In Modern Burr Wood Frames.

This pair of 18thC French equestrian engravings originates from: 'The Encyclopedie ou Dictionnaire raisonne des sciences, des arts et des metiers, par une Societe de Gens de lettres.' which was published under the direction of Diderot and d'Alembert, with 17 volumes of text and 11 volumes of plates between 1751 and 1772. It contained 72,000 articles written by more than 140 contributors. This encyclopedia was a massive reference work for the arts and sciences, as well as a means to propagate the ideas of the French Enlightenment. The impact of this encyclopedia was enormous.

Artists and Engravers: Denis Diderot (1713-1784) was a French philosopher, art critic and writer. Jean le Rond d'Alembert (1717-1783) was a French mathematician, mechanician, physicist and philosopher. These plates are engraved by J.A.Defehrt and Bonaventure/Benoit-Louis Prevost after J.R Lucotte or Goussier.







Price: $450.00

Stock Number: V379


A Victorian Beaded Glass Light Shade With Copper Gallery
143mm Diameter x  223mm High.
A Few Beads Missing, Not Major, Presents Well.


Price: $120.00

Stock Number: V168



A 19thC Gold Nugget Stick Pin.
Apparently Cobb River.
Weight : 5 grams


Price: $385.00

Stock Number: L341

A 19thC Persian Picture Of A Seated Musician Playing A Lute Like Stringed Instrument Called An Oud, With Gilded Highlights, In The 16th-17thC Safavid Style.
255mm x 143mm.


Price: $250.00
Stock Number: CD478


An Early 20thC Chinese Ivory Cigarette Holder
Engraved And Stained With A Peacock, Pine And Minute Character Marks.
129mm Long.



Price: $120.00

Stock Number: CD542

An Excellent Early 20thC
9 Carat Gold Circular Sovereign Case Of Typical Sprung Form: Monogrammed "WJW?"
Extensive Birmingham hallmarks.




Price: $1,250.00

Stock Number: Q255


A Victorian Brass Mirrored Wall Sconce With Mask, Circular Mirror And Twisted Brass Candle Branches With Griffin Terminals.
350mm x 262mm.
Circa 1870.
Excellent Condition.


Price: $550.00

Stock Number: CD532


A 19thC Treen Food Dish With 2 Bays And Loop Handle.
282mm Long.



Price: $160.00

Stock Number: CD535

A Pair Of 19thC Continental Bronze Busts Of Infants Cast After Designs By Johannes Claudius de Cock.
One Portrayed Laughing, The Other Weeping,
Each On A Waisted Circular Socle With Circular Marble Base; One Signed E Caffi.
191mm High.
Circa 1860.




Price: $1,200

Stock Number: T258

A Georgian Brass Wax Jack With Scissor Action, Scroll Handle And Domed Pierced Base.
130mm High.
Circa 1800.



Price: $220.00

Stock Number: U145

A Victorian Brass Pillar Vesta Case With Finial, Slip Off Cover And Striking Base, Marked "Prince Albert's Safety Box 100 Patent Vesta Lights."
66mm High.
Circa 1890.


Price: $90.00

Stock Number: U146

A Victorian Brass Pillar Vesta Case With Finial, Slip Off Cover And Striking Base, Marked "Patent Vesta Light Box Improved Safety."
65mm High.
Circa 1890.


Price: $90.00

Stock Number: U147

A Spectacular Turn Of The Century Art Nouveau EPNS Gilt Belt Decorated In High Relief With A Draped Long Haired Maiden.
733mm Long.
Good Quality, Excellent Condition.




Price: $350.00

Stock Number: V13

An Extremely Stylish Pair Of 19thC French, Ferdinand Barbedienne (1810-1892), Cast Bronze Candlesticks Of Classical Draped Females With Detachable Sconces On Domed And Gadrooned Circular Bases; Each Stamped F Barbedienne & Co, One With Original Paper Label.
277mm High.
Excellent Condition.




Price: $2,850.00

Stock Number: U57

An Attractive Regency Tortoiseshell Box Of Knife Box Shape With Hinged Sloping Cover And  Applied Shield Shape Escutcheon.
57mm Wide x 45mm Deep x 97mm High.
Circa 1820.
The Interior Now Lacking Divisions, Couple Of Minor Dings, Pretty Tidy Condition Overall, Very Nice Colour!



Price: $550.00

Stock Number: U221

A Good Regency Hinged Rectangular Ivory Mounted Tortoiseshell Sewing Box With Plush Lined Interior Fitted With 5 Carved Mother Of Pearl Spools, A Samson & Mordan Propelling Pencil, A Silver Mounted Scent Bottle (Deficient) And A Gorgeous Carved Mother Of Pearl Needle Holder; With Mark "Lund Cornhill London."
130mm Wide x 85mm Deep x 32mm High.





Price: $850.00

Stock Number: U282

A 19thC New Zealand Interest Malacca Cane With Sterling Silver Mounted Ivory Handle With Notched Hand Grip.
The Silver Mount With Engraved Cartouche "P. Isaacs Dunedin" Together With Makers Mark "JH" And Also London Marks.
885mm Long.
Circa 1880.


Price: $380.00
Stock Number: T126

A Charming Victorian Taffeta Parasol With Superb Ivory Handle; A Few Small Holes But Not Bad Condition.




Price: $180.00

Stock Number: U284


A Decorative George III Oak Candle Box With Pierced Back, Leather Hinged Cover And Single Drawer.
331mmW x 187mmD x 413mmH
Circa 1800



Price: $850.00

Stock Number: CD301


A Victorian Iron Bound Stained Wood Strong Box.
With Brass Lifting Handle And Brass Lock; Monogrammed EFH.
398mm Wide x 322mm Deep x 360mm High.
Circa 1870.



Price: $450.00
Stock Number: T201

A Victorian Mahogany And Chequer Banded Zograscope, On Turned Column And Moulded Round Base.
672mm high.
Make a great shaving mirror!



Price: $680.00

Stock Number: CD288

A Victorian Turned Ivory Scriber With Diamond Point.
110mm Long.


Price: $125.00

Stock Number: U80

A Most Decorative Edwardian Serpentine Cased Aneroid Barometer With Circular Face, Knopped Pedestal And Stepped Circular Base.
264mm High.
Circa 1910.
An Old Repair.


Price:  $650.00
Stock Number: T334


A Decorative Pair Of 19thC English Mahogany Bobbin Turned Candlesticks On Circular Bases.
229mm High.
Circa 1850.


Price: $380.00

Stock Number: CD382





A 19thC Scottish Turned Antler Snuff Box With Monogrammed Silver Mount;
75mm Wide.
Circa 1850.


Price: $450.00

Stock Number: J566

An Edwardian Cane With Sterling Silver Handle And Mock Bamboo Shaft.
Hallmarks A Bit Indecipherable, Probably London 1909.
Couple Of Dings To The Silver - Character! - Otherwise A Nice Functional Sturdy Cane.


Price: $260.00

Stock Number: U199

An Unusual Victorian Cane Constructed From Vertebrae, Probably A Shark, With Silver Mounted Horn Handle.
The Silver Not Marked.


Price: $450.00

Stock Number: U201

An Early 20th Century Chinese Bamboo Cane Carved With A Snake, The Handle Formed From A Root Ball.
892mm Long.


Price: $45.00
Stock Number: T127

A Victorian Gnarled Wood Stick.


Price: $120.00

Stock Number: T640

A Victorian Malacca Swagger Stick With Horn Tip And Sterling Silver Mount With Makers Mark For Zaire And Additional Silver Scroll Mount With Owners Name For J Cornwell.
Birmingham 1908.



Price: $280.00
Stock Number: CD271

An Early 20th Century Sectional Wood Walking Stick With Ebonised Rings And Knob Handle.
910mm long.
Provenance :
Wagener Museum


Price: $425.00
Stock Number: K220

A George V Bamboo Walking Stick With Plain Sterling Silver Handle Engraved With JM Wilson.
London 1913.


Price: $140.00
Stock Number: S157


A Fantastic Early English Iron Mortar With Two Handles And Ribbed Body.
147mm high x 193mm diameter.
Probably 16th Century.
Great door stop for a body builder.


Price: $450.00

Stock Number: R544

A Well Carved 19thC Ivory Figure Of "The Lion Of Lucerne" On Rectangular Base Further Mounted On A Stepped Base With Rounded Edges.
140mW x 88mD x 62mH
The Shield Restuck. C1880.
Nice And Weighty In The Hand.


Price: $1,650.00

Stock Number: T22

A Good 19thC Chinese Brass Tapering Square Section Inkwell With Hinged Cover Featuring A Cast Dragon, Brass Liner And Engraved Dragons.
60mm Square x 88mm High.
Circa 1880.



Price: $160.00

Stock Number: S244

A Nicely Patinated 19thC African Stained Ivory Bangle For A Narrow Wrist.


Price: $350.00

Stock Number: S148

A Rare Little 19th Century Scottish Gilt Metal Mounted Rectangular Agate Vesta Case With Hinged Cover And Internal Striker.
60mm long.
Circa 1880.


Price: $385.00

Stock Number: CD253

A Small Georgian oval brass pocket snuff box with inset polished agate base and cover.
42mm wide.
Circa 1820.


Price: $260.00

Stock Number: H188

A Gorgeous Late Victorian Rectangular Agate Snuff Box With Hinged Cover, Internal Mirror And EPNS Mounts.
59mm x 37mm
Circa 1880.


Price: $385.00

Stock Number: R141

A George III Early 19thC Hinged Rectangular Mock Tortoiseshell Papier Mache Snuff Box With Piquet Work.
93mm x 58mm.
Circa 1820.


Price: $185.00

Stock Number: R377

A Victorian Gold Seal With Suspension Loop And Monogrammed Cornelian

Price: $260.00

Stock Number: R468

A Victorian Gilt Metal Mounted Moss Agate Oval Vinaigrette, The Mounts With Engine Turning.
28mm wide.
Circa 1850.


Price: $285.00

Stock Number: R624

A Gorgeous Regency Tortoiseshell Knife Box Shape Hinged Needle Box With Original Fitted Interior; Bears Makers Mark For "Lund Cornhill London."
32mmW x 35mmD x 52mH
Circa 1830.


Price: $450.00

Stock Number: S84

A Charming Victorian Nickel Mounted Scottish Agate Match Safe Shaped As A Book.
46mm x 31mm
Circa 1850


Price: $180.00

Stock Number: T452

An Attractive Early 19rhC Oval Snuff Box With Tooled Gilt Metal Mounts And Agate Cover And Base.
67mm Diameter


Price: $380.00

Stock Number: U119

A Small African Circular Ivory Bangle.
Provenance : Purchased Memsahib, Tinakori Road, Mid 1970's.


Price: $350.00

Stock Number: U67


A Good Victorian Carved And Turned Bone Staunton Chess Set With Natural And Red Stained Colours.
The King 86mm High.
Good Condition


Price: $650.00

Stock Number: G542


A Good Victorian Small Carved And Turned Bone Barleycorn Chess Set With Natural And Red Stained Colours.
The King 76mm High.
Good Condition


Price: $350.00

Stock Number: H583


A Late Victorian Staunton Boxwood Chess Set; Felted
The King 75mm High.
The White Knight Chipped, Otherwise Good Condition.



Price: $380.00

Stock Number: T276


A Small Edwardian Staunton Type Boxwood Chess Set; Felted.
The King 70mm High.
Good Condition


Price: $180.00

Stock Number: T649


A Victorian Boxwood Staunton Chess Set.
The King 87mm High.
The Black Bishops And Queen Replaced; The Black King Chipped. Three Black Pawns Chipped.



Price: $220.00

Stock Number: J520


A Good Victorian Carved And Turned Bone Barleycorn Chess Set With Natural And Red Stained Colours.
The King 101mm High.
4 Pawns Slightly Smaller And Replaced; One Castle Chipped. The Red King With BADA Sticker.



Price: $850.00

Stock Number: G757


Moko Or Maori Tattooing, By Major-General Robley. First Edition, 1896. Ex Library Copy, Rebound. Pretty Good Conditon, Tissue Foxed.




Price: $2,000.00

Stock Number: T565


The History Of Tattooing By WD Hambly. First Edition 1925.
Ex Library Copy, Pretty Good Condition Small Tear To Spine.




Price: $200.00

Stock Number: T566


Old New Zealand, A Tale Of The Good Old Times. By The Earl Of Pembroke. First Edition 1876.
Good Condition, Slightly Loose In The Spine.




Price: $280.00

Stock Number: T462


A Late Victorian Staunton Type Chess Set In Ebony And Boxwood, The Knights With Glass Eyes.
The Kings 78mm High.
One Glass Eye Missing.




Price: $450.00

Stock Number: T648

A 19thC Circular Ivory Box In 2 Sections With Screw Thread.
95mm Diameter


Price: $450.00

Stock Number: U78

An Early 20thC Small Ivory Box In 2 Domed Sections With Screw Thread.
43mm Diameter


Price: $160.00

Stock Number: U79



  A Glorious Large George III Circular Pewter Charger With Wide Everted And Folded Rim; The Reverse Monogrammed PG?.
460mm Diameter.
Circa 1800.


Price: $480.00

Stock Number: T340



  An Early 19thC Figured Elm Circular Table Snuff Box With Moulded Edges And Ebony Acorn Finial.
126mm Diameter.
Circa 1820.
Original Untouched Condition, The Finial With A Base Chip.




Price: $180.00

Stock Number: T618



A Pair Of 19thC Bronzed Two Light Table Candelabra, Each Mounted With A Classical Portrait Bust And With Campana Shape Sconces On Circular Marble Bases.
230mm High.
Circa 1880.



Price: $750

Stock Number: T168


An Early Victorian Mock Tortoiseshell Hinged Rectangular Snuff Box.
95mmW x 50mmD x 28mmH.
Circa 1840.
Not Bad Condition, Worn A Little At The Rims.


Price: $145.00
Stock Number: L296



A Victorian 9 Carat Gold Mounted Gold Bearing Quartz Flat Side Pendant.
41mm Long.


Price: $280.00

Stock Number: T459


A Good Looking Georgian 18thC Parcel Gilt Bronze Seal With Suspension Ring And Lion Supports, Intaglio Agate Featuring An English Setter And An Indecipherable Latin Motto.
Some Discolouration To The Agate.



Price: $145.00

Stock Number: T136


A Set Of 5 Carved Marine Ivory Buttons, Apparently Carved From Walrus Teeth.
Approx. 28mm Long.
Circa 1900.
Gorgeous Patination!


Price: $250.00
Stock Number: T33


A Victorian Stuart Tartan Ware Cylindrical Box And Domed Cover.
66mm diameter x 64mm high.
Circa 1890.


Price: $160.00
Stock Number: T64

A Pair Of 17thC Style Scandinavian Bronze Octagonal Candlesticks With Knopped Stems, Wide Drip Pan With Masks And Domed Bases.
172mm high, circa 1900.
Drilled for electricity.


Price: $600.00
Stock Number: R449

A Spectacular Set Of 6 Victorian Cast Iron Petal Moulded Garden Urns With Shaped Rims,
Fluted Pedestals And Square Bases; 2 Pairs With Different Plinths.

411mm high without plinth and 621mm high with plinth.
Couple of nibbles out of rims on 2, you'll never notice once they are in position.

For display might be best to leave out plinths leaving 3 identical pairs.

Purchased by me in a country house sale in Wales. Gorgeous, the loveliest set of garden urns I've had the privilege of owning.
Wonderful shapes! And 6! Be in quick, otherwise off to my garden they go! We will not get these again.




Price:  $6,000.00
Stock Number: R431

An Extremely Decorative 19th Century Large Yellow Ground Embroidered Panel Decorated With Scrolling Foliage, A Peacock And Other Exotic Birds, The Border With A Mounted Horseman And Animals.
2900mm x 1850mm
Indo-Persian? Anglo-Indian?



Price: $3,850.00
Stock Number: H826

A Decorative Late Victorian Rectangular Tea Caddy With Hinged Cover, Moulded Edge And Two Divisions, The Mahogany Carcass Marquetry Inlaid With Various Timbers In Triangular Format.
Circa 1880.
202mmW x 107mmD x 123mmH


Price: $385.00
Stock Number: R14



An Early Victorian Banded Oak Barrel With Brass Cover And Traces Of Gilded Label.
212mm wide.
Circa 1860.
Very nicely patinated

Price: $260.00

Stock Number: CD314



A Victorian Pewter Food Mould In 3 Sections With Domed Cover, Fluted Interior And Circular Base: The Base With Registration Diamond, No 20 And 1 Quart.
177mm high x 105mm diameter.
A quality weighty mould.


Price: $350.00

Stock Number: CD303



An Exceptionally Large Victorian Pewter Meat Warming Dish With Hot Water Cavity And Screw In Plug, Juice Channels And Wells, Reeded Handles And Rococo Scroll Feet; Bears Registration Diamond And Makers Details: "Shaw & Fisher Registered Article Of Utility Oct 1st 1849.
628mmW x 435mmD x 103mH


Price: $750.00

Stock Number: CD304



A Most Interesting Victorian Cut And Polished Tusk Ivory Scrimshaw Of A Bearded Gentleman
170mm wide.
Circa 1870.


Price: $620.00

Stock Number: R376


A Charming Collectable Victorian Novelty Hoof Shape Brass Vesta Case.
Circa 1880


Price:  $265.00

Stock Number: CD245


A Regency Brass Bound Rosewood Gents Campaign Case With Fitted Interior For Boot Pulls And Razors, The Cover With Inset Brass Tablet Bearing An Armorial.
243mmW x 115D x 79mmH
Circa 1820.
A gorgeous box!



Price:  $750.00

Stock Number: R258


An early 19th century burr yew rectangular snuff box with slightly domed cover, tortoiseshell lined interior and flush hinge.
101mmW x 59mmD
Bears label for Broadheads, Wanganui.


Price:  $220.00

Stock Number: R316


A Good Early 19th Century Dutch Treen Carved Wood Shoe Snuff Box With Hinged Cover. Excellent Patination.


Price:  $450.00

Stock Number: CD225


A Charming Early 19th Century Dutch Treen Carved Wood Shoe Snuff Box With Lift Off Bone Mounted Cover, The Soles Similarly Bone Mounted.

Price:  $550.00

Stock Number: CD224


A Small 19th Century Indian Copper Vase Repousse With Panels Of Characters In Yogi And Other Poses.

Price:  $65.00

Stock Number: CD233


A Pair Of George III Sheffield Plate Plain Wine Coasters With Gadrooned Edges And Turned Wood Bases.
152mm Diameter.
Circa 1800.

Price:  $350.00

Stock Number: P268


A pair of Victorian brass squat candlesticks with single knop stems and oval bases.
161mm high.
Circa 1850.

Price:  $150.00

Stock Number: CD124


A pair of Victorian brass candlesticks with single knop faceted stems and square chamfered bases.
170mm high.
Circa 1850

Price:  $220.00

Stock Number: F404


A Good Pair Of George III Mid 18thC Multi Knop Brass Candlesticks On Shaped Circular Bases.
192mm high.
Circa 1760.

Price:  $480.00

Stock Number: Q280


A Good Set Of Victorian Brass Fire Irons Comprising Of Tongs, Shovel And Poker, each piece with ball handle, together with a pair of Victorian Brass Fire Dogs cast with exotic Egyptian style masks.
A good quality set.


Price:  $500.00

Stock Number: CD206

  A Large Victorian Horn Handle Cork Screw.
Price: $85.00
Stock Number: N377

  A Victorian Engraved Mother Of Pearl Fork
Price: $15.00
Stock Number: B452


A Pair Of George III 18th Century Double Knop Brass Candlesticks On Raised Octagonal Bases.
173mm high.
Circa 1760.


Price: $420.00
Stock Number: P116


A charming early 19th century rectangular papier mache snuff box with simulated tortoiseshell cover.
Circa 1820,
80mm x 45mm.


Price: $180.00
Stock Number: Q394

  An Excellent Early 20thC
9 Carat Gold Circular Sovereign Case Of Typical Sprung Form: Monogrammed "WJW?"
Extensive Birmingham hallmarks.


Price: $1,250.00
Stock Number: Q255


An extraordinary and highly decorative Victorian brown leather dome top hinged circular box and cover with wonderful caned interior.
Function? No idea, but we love it! Purchased in auction in Nelson.
570mm diameter.
Circa 1860.


Price: $1,650.00
Stock Number: F339


An Attractive Early 20thC Lignum Vitae Circular Ashtray With Attached Cylindrical Cigarette Box With Domed Cover And Turned Finial.
155mm Diameter x 170mmH
Circa 1900.

Price: $380.00
Stock Number: CD140

  A tall pair of Victorian multi-knop baluster brass candlesticks on octagonal bases.
300mm High.
Price: $150.00
Stock Number: N390

  A Victorian journeymans mallet with painted inscription:
"Mallet from Scotland 1857."
332mm long.
Provenance :
Wagener Museum
Price: $385.00
Stock Number: L10

  An early 19th Century treen dice shaker;
lovely colour and patination.
98mm High
Price: $185.00
Stock Number: L215

  A Victorian treen double measure
84mm High.
Price: $125.00
Stock Number: L217


A Victorian Carved And Turned Oak Box, Constructed From A Piece Of Kings College Chapel Old Roof 1513.
125mm Diameter.





Price: $480.00
Stock Number: L221

  A 19th Century Indo-Persian Tortoiseshell and ivory hinged box with carved
paw feet.

116mmW x 90mmD x 56mmH.
Price: $380.00
Stock Number: L294

  A 19th Century Indo-Persian Tortoiseshell and ivory hinged box with carved
paw feet.

114mmW x 65mmD x 42mmH.
Price: $320.00
Stock Number: L295

  A vintage treen mallet.
140mm Long.
Price: $25.00
Stock Number: CD24

  A quiant Victorian tartan ware string box. Great for small change or thread.
60mm High x 81mm Diameter.
Price: $185.00
Stock Number: H184

  A pair of 19th Century French, Barbedienne, gilt bronze oil lamps and covers of Classical inspiration.
133mm Wide.
Price: $1,450.00
Stock Number: H531

  A Victorian copper keg bung for "Bass and Co".
And another for "Worthington & Co".
Price: $50.00
Stock Number: J478


A set of three 19th Century French Bois Durci roundels decorated with named buildings.
$75.00 each.
80mm Diameter.


Price: $200.00
Stock Number: K67


  A superb set of three privately bound French 1860's ladies fashion plates. Superb mint and original colours. approx 236 plates in total.
These have got to be worth at least $20 each and could be sold for as much as $100 each.
Price: $4,000.00
Stock Number: K110

  Vintage leather suitcases:

Small with complex clasp SOLD

Large, named JF Morton SOLD

Large, not named,
Price: Various
Stock Number: N0685

  A decorative early 20thC Scandinavian carved treen drinking vessel with horse head handles.
525mmW x 21mm D275mmH
Price:  $925.00
Stock Number: N301

  A set of 4 Victorian dome top pewter meat covers.
Maker JG Graves, Sheffield, circa 1880
Largest 399mm wide, smallest 260mm wide.
Good condition
Price: $1450.00
Stock Number: J559