Athelhampton House - An Auction on the Premises 9th October 2019

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Date of the auction: 09.10.2019

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A RUSTIC BENCH 19th century, with a rectangular seat on splayed square legs, 66.25" wide . To Be Sold In The Athelhampton House - An Auction on the Premises - Sale Date 9th October 2019

Lot #: 38A

Estimate: £0

Date: 9 Oct 2019

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A PAIR OF HISPANIC WALNUT PIER TABLES, 18th century, each with a semi-circular top on three turned legs joined by a conforming "T"-shaped stretcher, 44.5" wide x 22" deep (2

Lot #: 130

Estimate: £2,000 - £4,000

Date: 9 Oct 2019

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A PAIR OF VICTORIAN "GOTHICK" BRASS CANDELABRA in the manner of AWN Pugin, each with seven scrolling branches cast with stylised leafy scrolls and a single axis, on triangular "turret" bases incorporating gothick-arched windows, quatrefoil panels and pinnacles, on leafy scroll feet, 33" high (2

Lot #: 133

Estimate: £1,000 - £2,000

Date: 9 Oct 2019

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A GEORGE II WALNUT CONSOLE TABLE, circa 1750, the serpentine Sienna-marble top with a moulded edge, over a shaped frieze pierced and carved with"C"-scrolls, rocaille-work and foliage, on cabriole legs carved at the knee with bunches of fruit and flowers and terminating with inverted leafy-scroll

Lot #: 148

Estimate: £10,000 - £18,000

Date: 9 Oct 2019

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AN EMPIRE MAHOGANY DRESSING TABLE, the square mirror plate between column-shaped cupboards with drawers below, with a single frieze drawer on reverse tapering turned legs with carved gareya husk capitals and a platform base, 42.75" wide x 63" high

Lot #: 213

Estimate: £300 - £500

Date: 9 Oct 2019

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A PAIR OF GOTHIC OAK PEW ENDS, early 16th century and later, with ogee shaped tops surmounted by fleur-de-lis finials, now converted to a sofa, 90" wide overall

Lot #: 1

Estimate: £500 - £1,000

Date: 9 Oct 2019

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A SET OF FOUR GILT-BRASS "GOTHIC: WALL BRACKETS, 19th century, in the manner of A W N Pugin, each with three scrolling branches cast with stylised leaves and scrolls and pierced with quatrefoils, 15" high (4

Lot #: 2

Estimate: £500 - £1,000

Date: 9 Oct 2019

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A WILLIAM AND MARY STYLE WALNUT WING-BACK SOFA, upholstered with padded ears and out-scroll arms, on three "S"-scroll front legs united by conforming stretchers, 57.5" wide and a sofa upholstered ensuite, 58" wide (2

Lot #: 3

Estimate: £300 - £600

Date: 9 Oct 2019

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A WILLIAM III WALNUT ARM CHAIR, in the manner of Daniel Marot, the arched back carved with acanthus foliage and scrolls centred by a foliate boss, with acanthus-carved arms and a cane seat, on turned legs united by a moulded cross-over stretcher, 24.5

Lot #: 4

Estimate: £300 - £600

Date: 9 Oct 2019

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A WILLIAM III WALNUT ARMCHAIR in the manner of Daniel Marot, the arched back carved and pierced with acanthus scroll leafage and a central circular boss, with acanthus-carved downswept arms and a padded seat, on turned legs joined by a crossover stretcher with a central urn finial, 25.5" wide

Lot #: 5

Estimate: £300 - £600

Date: 9 Oct 2019

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A SPANISH WALNUT CENTRE TABLE, basically late 17th century, with a plain rectangular top on slightly splayed ring-turned baluster legs and shaped cross-over stretchers united by an arched wrought-iron central stretcher, 37" x 79

Lot #: 6

Estimate: £500 - £1,000

Date: 9 Oct 2019

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A "GOTHIC" BRASS CHANDELIER with five scrolling branches emanating from a central open shaft incorporating the standing figure of the Virgin Mary, 26" diameter

Lot #: 7

Estimate: £500 - £800

Date: 9 Oct 2019

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A PAIR OF "GOTHIC" BRASS STANDING CANDELABRA, 19th century, the central pricket surrounded by six subsidiary sconces with leaf-borders, on a cluster-column and a bold tripod base, 72" high (2

Lot #: 8

Estimate: £1,000 - £2,000

Date: 9 Oct 2019

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A HENRY VIII OAK BOARDED COFFER, basically circa 1500, the rectangular lid with the moulded edge over the front carved with four "Gothic" roundels in square panels, the notched ends continuing to form feet, 58" wide

Lot #: 9

Estimate: £2,000 - £4,000

Date: 9 Oct 2019

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A PAIR OF FLEMISH BRASS "PRICKET" CANDLESTICKS, 17th century, each with a circular drip pan and supported on a turned baluster stem and a bell-shaped foot, 20.5" high (2

Lot #: 10

Estimate: £300 - £500

Date: 9 Oct 2019

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A MONUMENTAL BRASS TWO-TIER CHANDELIER, apparently dated "1756", with twelve scrolling branches emanating from a baluster central shaft, the base with a stylised acorn finial, circa 52" dia. Provenance: Kings Weston, Bristol. According to an article published in "The Connoisseur", in May 1968 this

Lot #: 11

Estimate: £2,000 - £4,000

Date: 9 Oct 2019

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A STAG'S HEAD TROPHY with glass eyes mounted on a wooden escutcheon-shaped shield, circa 39" high, and another trophy (2) . To Be Sold In The Athelhampton House - An Auction on the Premises - Sale Date 9th October 2019

Lot #: 12

Estimate: £0

Date: 9 Oct 2019

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A CHARLES I OAK SIDE TABLE, basically 17th century, with a rectangular top over a notch-carved frieze incorporating a drawer with a stop-fluted front, on turned front legs and squared back legs, 36.5" wide

Lot #: 13

Estimate: £300 - £500

Date: 9 Oct 2019

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A CHARLES II OAK JOINED STOOL, circa 1670, the rectangular seat with incised decoration and partially scalloped edge over a shaped-frieze carved with a band of lunettes and deeply gouged zig-zag lines, on turned legs united by squared stretchers, 20" wide Literature: Illustrated by Tobias Jellinek

Lot #: 14

Estimate: £2,000 - £3,000

Date: 9 Oct 2019

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A NETHERLANDISH OAK FIGURE OF A BISHOP, CIRCA 1480, wearing robes embroidered with fleur-de-lis, 26.5" high

Lot #: 15

Estimate: £800 - £1,500

Date: 9 Oct 2019

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A PAIR OF VICTORIAN BRASS AND IRON ANDIRONS, 19th century, in the manner of A W N Pugin, each with a gilt brass fleur-de-lis finial and applied with a circular brass panel cast and chased with an heraldic lion within a border of Tudor roses and leafy scrolls, on bifurcated arched supports cast with

Lot #: 16

Estimate: £1,000 - £2,000

Date: 9 Oct 2019

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A COPPER LOG BUCKET with repousse decoration, 14" high; a brass coal bucket repousse with hounds and miscellaneous fire tools including bellows, a fork, tongs and a poker (6) . To Be Sold In The Athelhampton House - An Auction on the Premises - Sale Date 9th October 2019

Lot #: 17

Estimate: £0

Date: 9 Oct 2019

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AN ELIZABETHAN OAK SIDE TABLE basically late 16th century, with a rectangular top over a moulded frieze incised with zig-zag decoration over a triangular arched front frieze carved with stylised Gothic spandrels with turned pendant drops between, on turned legs joined by moulded stretchers, 52.5

Lot #: 18

Estimate: £3,000 - £5,000

Date: 9 Oct 2019

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A FLEMISH TAPESTRY, late 16th/early 17th century, woven with Sampson slaying the Philistines with the jawbone of an ass (from Judges no. 15), circa 135" wide

Lot #: 19

Estimate: £3,000 - £6,000

Date: 9 Oct 2019

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A NORTH EUROPEAN OAK AND WALNUT COFFER, dated "1631", the rectangular lid with a moulded edge over a frieze carved with strapwork divided by five chip-carved corbels and a front composed of four arcaded panels incorporating the date "1631" surrounded by chequered line inlay separated by five further

Lot #: 20

Estimate: £800 - £1,600

Date: 9 Oct 2019

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A BOARDED OAK BOX DESK, 17th century, the sloping lid with decorative iron hinges enclosing an interior with pigeonholes, the front carved with lunettes, 22" wide

Lot #: 21

Estimate: £100 - £200

Date: 9 Oct 2019

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A CHARLES I OAK CUPBOARD basically circa 1640, of small proportions with an overhanging frieze drawer carved with circular stylised floral medallions and flanked by pendant balusters, with two panelled cupboards below carved with lunettes, florets and stylised flowers within conforming panelled

Lot #: 22

Estimate: £2,000 - £4,000

Date: 9 Oct 2019

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A FRENCH OAK CREDENCE CUPBOARD, basically 16th century, the door carved with a fruiting vine over a fence and mounted with an iron hasp and decorative strap-hinges, flanked by conforming panels and a later drawer similarly carved with a fruiting vine, on an associated base, 57" hgh x 23" wi

Lot #: 23

Estimate: £400 - £600

Date: 9 Oct 2019

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A SET OF SIX "GOTHICK" STYLE CANDLESTICKS, 19th century, with castellated drip pans and multi-baluster shafts, on conforming bases, 28" high (6

Lot #: 24

Estimate: £500 - £1,000

Date: 9 Oct 2019

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A GERMAN TWO HANDED LONG SWORD 16th/17th century, with a fullered tapering blade and a velvet-bound and turned wood grip, with a fluted finial and a shaped steel crossguard with an oval shaped and pierced oval hand guards, 65" long overall

Lot #: 25

Estimate: £500 - £1,000

Date: 9 Oct 2019