Auction 07.04.1999

Christie's
London, South Kensington

Date of the auction: 07.04.1999

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A George III beaker

A George III beaker of tapering form with a reeded lip and engine-turned body with a central circular cartouche, engraved with a coat of arms, possibly by John Reily, 1815 , (gilt interior) - 8.75cm high, 4.5oz

Lot #: 1

Estimate: £250 - £300

Date: 7 Apr 1999

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An Edwardian child's rattle

An Edwardian child's rattle, with a mother-of-pearl teething ring, six fluted bells and a later carved coral terminal, by Crisford & Norris, Birmingham 1903 - 15cm long

Lot #: 2

Estimate: £100 - £200

Date: 7 Apr 1999

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A Victorian hexafoil salver

A Victorian hexafoil salver, with an engraved centre and a border of beading, interspersed by foliate motifs and shells, by F.Sibray & J.F.Hall, 1890 , crested - 34cm dia, 30oz

Lot #: 3

Estimate: £300 - £350

Date: 7 Apr 1999

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A collection of King's pattern including

A collection of King's pattern including: five George IV tablespoons; and two George III dessert spoons, (with Union shell heel), mixed makers 1819-1823 ; a set of nine George IV tablespoons, (diamond shell heel), by Messrs Eley & Fearn, 1822 , crested; three others by William Chawner, 1830

Lot #: 4

Estimate: £500 - £600

Date: 7 Apr 1999

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A Victorian cased set of six shell salts

A Victorian cased set of six shell salts, on three dolphin feet, by Atkin Bros, Birmingham 1864 ; and a set of six salt spoons with twisted stems, by R.Harper 1865 , salts - 6cm dia, 7oz

Lot #: 8

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 7 Apr 1999

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A pair of German cast pheasant table ornaments

A pair of German cast pheasant table ornaments; on a hen with out-stretched wings and tail down, the other a cock with wings down and tail up, by Noresheimer of Hanau with English import marks for 1926, the hen - 42cm long, 49oz. (2

Lot #: 9

Estimate: £800 - £1,200

Date: 7 Apr 1999

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A pair of late Victorian mounted tortoiseshell candlesticks

A pair of late Victorian mounted tortoiseshell candlesticks, with domed bases, cylindrical columns and gadrooned borders, (one with slight crack), by William Comyns, 1890 - 11.25cm high. (2

Lot #: 10

Estimate: £200 - £250

Date: 7 Apr 1999

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A Victorian christening mug

A Victorian christening mug, on a pedestal foot with scroll handle, the body with drop-shaped lobes, the lower sections with engraving, inscribed, by Messrs Barnard, 1856 - 12.5cm high; and a George III Irish cream jug on ball feet, the bellied body with a pricked frieze of shells and scrolls

Lot #: 11

Estimate: £300 - £320

Date: 7 Apr 1999

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An Edwardian cased set of four boat-shaped salts

An Edwardian cased set of four boat-shaped salts on reeded oval pedestals with gilt interiors, by Atkin Bros, Sheffield 1908 ; together with a set of four matching spoons; also a pair of modern pierced bon-bon dishes on three feet; and a modern pierced oval bon-bon dish, 14.5oz. (4

Lot #: 12

Estimate: £250 - £300

Date: 7 Apr 1999

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A miscellaneous lot

A miscellaneous lot: a pair of antique 'berry' spoons; seven assorted items of flatware; two modern napkin rings in a fitted case; a Dutch teastrainer; a Dutch plated coin purse; a Dutch spoon; a continental shagreen mounted cigarette case; a modern mesh purse; a cased set of six Edwardian embossed

Lot #: 14

Estimate: £300 - £350

Date: 7 Apr 1999

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A George III cruet frame

A George III cruet frame with a square base, bracket feet, gadrooned borders and a gadrooned ring handle, fitted with two mounted and two stoppered cut-glass bottles, (two tablespoons), by I.E.Terry 1815 , (inset wooden base) - 24cm high

Lot #: 15

Estimate: £500 - £700

Date: 7 Apr 1999

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A mixed lot of flatware

A mixed lot of flatware: a pair of George III Irish fiddle pattern sauce ladles, by Samuel Neville, Dublin 1811 , crested; a matching set of ten Irish 19th century fiddle teaspoons, crested, mixed makers and dates; a sugar spoon; a set of ten George IV Irish fiddle pattern dessert spoons, by Samuel

Lot #: 16

Estimate: £360 - £400

Date: 7 Apr 1999

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A mixed lot

A mixed lot: a set of six William IV fiddle pattern table forks, by William Eaton, 1830 , crested; a set of four George IV Irish fiddle pattern tablespoons, by Samuel Neville, Dublin 1821 , similarly crested; a set of five George IV Irish fiddle pattern table forks, by Samuel Neville, Dublin 1822

Lot #: 17

Estimate: £400 - £420

Date: 7 Apr 1999

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A set of William IV Irish fiddle pattern table forks

A set of William IV Irish fiddle pattern table forks, by Philip Weekes, Dublin 1832 , engraved with the crest of Hamilton, 27oz. (10

Lot #: 18

Estimate: £300 - £320

Date: 7 Apr 1999

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A pair of modern small five-bar toast racks

A pair of modern small five-bar toast racks; an oval reeded stand; and a sauceboat with a reeded rim and a flying scroll handle, mixed makers and dates, 16.5oz. (4

Lot #: 19

Estimate: £260 - £300

Date: 7 Apr 1999

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A modern four-piece teaset

A modern four-piece teaset, of shaped oblong form on shell feet with shell and scroll borders and a reeded grille, the cream and sugar with gilt interiors, by G.Jackson & D.Fullerton, 1909/13 , 62oz. (4

Lot #: 21

Estimate: £600 - £800

Date: 7 Apr 1999

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A modern salver

A modern salver of shaped circular outline with a gadrooned border and ball and claw feet, by Brook & Son, Sheffield, 1912 - 36cm dia, 41.5oz

Lot #: 22

Estimate: £400 - £450

Date: 7 Apr 1999

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A modern three-piece bachelor's afternoon teaset

A modern three-piece bachelor's afternoon teaset, of squat circular form with scroll handles, the teapot with a mounted wooden finial, (cracked) by A.J.Ramsey, 1912 , 25oz. (3

Lot #: 24

Estimate: £250 - £280

Date: 7 Apr 1999

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A late Victorian tea caddy

A late Victorian tea caddy, of canted oblong form with part-fluted panels, a flared rim and button feet, by Mappin Bros, Sheffield 1898 - 11cm high; and an Italian metalware gallery tray of shaped oblong outline - 36cm long, 8oz weighable silver. (2

Lot #: 25

Estimate: £200 - £220

Date: 7 Apr 1999

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A Victorian part canteen of fiddle pattern flatware and cutlery, including...

A Victorian part canteen of fiddle pattern flatware and cutlery, including: six tablepsoons eight table forks five dessert spoons four dessert forks seven teaspoons two sauce ladles a butter knife a salt spoon three egg spoons by William Eaton, 1841/44 ; together with two other George IV forks; and

Lot #: 26

Estimate: £900 - £1,000

Date: 7 Apr 1999

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A modern Irish two-handled rose bowl or cup

A modern Irish two-handled rose bowl or cup, embossed with a frieze of "Celtic" strapwork around the upper body and foot, by West & Sons, Dublin, 1913 - 17cm dia, 13.5oz

Lot #: 29

Estimate: £300 - £350

Date: 7 Apr 1999

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A mixed lot of modern silver

A mixed lot of modern silver: three cigarette cases; three vesta cases; a circular powder compact; an oblong spirit flask; and a cased pair of napkin rings, initialled, 26.5oz weighable silver. (9

Lot #: 31

Estimate: £180 - £200

Date: 7 Apr 1999

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A Victorian Scottish part fiddle pattern canteen of flatware and cutlery...

A Victorian Scottish part fiddle pattern canteen of flatware and cutlery, crested, comprising: twelve tablespoons six table forks six dessert spoons eleven dessert forks sixteen teaspoons six mustard spoons six salt spoons a pair of hash/basting spoons and two more larger basting spoons by R.Gray

Lot #: 33

Estimate: £1,000 - £1,500

Date: 7 Apr 1999

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A mixed lot of flatware including

A mixed lot of flatware including: a pair of George III fiddle and thread pattern sauce ladles, by W.Eley & W.Fearn, 1814 , crested; a set of five George III Old English pattern tablespoons with shoulders, probably by Thomas Chawner, 1775 ; and two others to match by another maker, different dates

Lot #: 34

Estimate: £250 - £300

Date: 7 Apr 1999

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A set of six modern cast scallop shell dishes

A set of six modern cast scallop shell dishes, with two ball feet, the textured surfaces and gilt bowls - 6.5cm wide; and a single plain metalware example by Tiffany & Co , 15oz weighable silver. (6

Lot #: 36

Estimate: £150 - £200

Date: 7 Apr 1999

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An Edwardian Britannia standard sugar caster

An Edwardian Britannia standard sugar caster, with a part-fluted baluster body, bayonet fitting cover and a ball finial, by H.Lambert 1906 - 21cm high; a pair of modern salts, (with blue glass liners); a modern cased three-piece condiment set of panelled form with a blue liner and two spoons; and

Lot #: 37

Estimate: £350 - £400

Date: 7 Apr 1999

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A mixed lot of modern silver

A mixed lot of modern silver: two sauceboats on three feet with flying scroll handles, by G.Nathan & R.Hayes, Chester , one 1908 , the other 1898 ; a cased set of eight pairs of tea knives and forks, (stainless steel blades and tines); a cased set of six bean-end coffee spoons; an Irish two-handled

Lot #: 38

Estimate: £250 - £300

Date: 7 Apr 1999

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West Indian interest

West Indian interest: a modern two-handled cup with a moulded girdle and harp-shaped handles, engraved on one side with the badge of the "British West Indies Regiment" and inscribed on the other "Presented to A.E.Perkins, Esq by Major G.V.Hart and the Officers of the 4th (service) Battalion British

Lot #: 39

Estimate: £350 - £400

Date: 7 Apr 1999

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A mixed lot including

A mixed lot including: a modern pedestal bon-bon dish, loaded; a modern tapering vase, loaded - 22cm high; and a small modern epergne with three detachable cases, A/F; and twelve plated knife rests. (15

Lot #: 40

Estimate: £250 - £300

Date: 7 Apr 1999

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A George II porringer

A George II porringer with two reeded scroll handles, embossed with part-fluting, a reeded girdle and a scroll and shell cartouche, engraved with a coat of arms, makers mark worn, G? 1732 - 10.5cm dia, 6oz

Lot #: 41

Estimate: £400 - £600

Date: 7 Apr 1999