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Mitchells Antiques & Fine Art Auctioneers & Valuers
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CA13 9PZ Cockermouth, Cumbria
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Date of the auction: 12.06.2019

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"Die Moderne Instrumentation Und Orchestration, Grand Tratie De''Instrumentation et D'Orchestration Modernes" by Hector Berlioz, published by Schlesinger, Berlin & Paris, circa 1985

Lot #: 29

Estimate: £120 - £150

Date: 12 Jun 2019

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"The Mine Explorer, Cumbria Amenity Trust Mining History Society" volume 6, forty as new copies

Lot #: 32

Estimate: £50 - £80

Date: 12 Jun 2019

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Two boxes of +/- 80 volumes of "The Mine Explorer" volumes 4, 5 and 6

Lot #: 33

Estimate: £80 - £120

Date: 12 Jun 2019

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Box of 40 copies of "The Mine Explorer Cumbria Amenity Trust Mining History Society", volume 6

Lot #: 35

Estimate: £50 - £80

Date: 12 Jun 2019

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Box of shooting and fishing books, to include "An Alphabet of Shooting" by Eric Parker, "The Wild Sports of The Highlands" by Charles St. John, "Coarse Fishing" by Claypoole, "Enchanted Days with Rod & Gun" by Captain Alban Bacon, etc. (32

Lot #: 92

Estimate: £60 - £80

Date: 12 Jun 2019

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Three books on Aberdeenshire and The Highlands, "Crathie & Braemar" by John Stirton (1925), "The New Statistical Account of Scotland (Aberdeen)" (1845), "More Leaves from The Journal of A Life in The Highlands" (1884

Lot #: 98

Estimate: £60 - £80

Date: 12 Jun 2019

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One volume "The Clock Makers of Cumberland", John B Penfold, limited edition number 461, signed by the author, Brant Wright Associates 1977 (see illustration

Lot #: 129

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 12 Jun 2019

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One volume "The Clock Makers of Cumberland" by John B Penfold, second edition 1977

Lot #: 130

Estimate: £150 - £200

Date: 12 Jun 2019

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A Japanese stencilled blue and white stick stand, early 20th century, decorated with nine scholars within a bamboo grove, 62 cm high

Lot #: 135

Estimate: £60 - £80

Date: 12 Jun 2019

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A Chinese bronze dragon vase, late 19th century, decorated with dragons in relief chasing a pearl amongst clouds, with cast dragon mark to the underside and pseudo six character Xuande mark. Height 38.5 cm (see illustration

Lot #: 167

Estimate: £150 - £250

Date: 12 Jun 2019

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A set of four Chinese birthday tea bowls and saucers, each with character of "Wan Shou Wu Jiang" against a yellow ground with lotus scroll and double shou decoration between key borders and false gadroons, with printed makers label for Zhongguo Jingdezhen Zhi, a matching bowl, three further birthday

Lot #: 175

Estimate: £40 - £60

Date: 12 Jun 2019

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A Chinese interior painted glass hat finial, 20th century, decorated with figures attending market and with five character marks. Diameter 3.9 cm

Lot #: 177

Estimate: £50 - £80

Date: 12 Jun 2019

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A Japanese cloisonne melon form pot, circa 1900, with Kiku knop above a floral shoulder against a red ground, the body decorated with butterflies against an ammonite scroll blue ground, all supported on three short feet. Height 13 cm (see illustration

Lot #: 178

Estimate: £100 - £150

Date: 12 Jun 2019

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A pair of Japanese Imari vases, circa 1900, with flared rims above reeded bodies, a single Imari patterned vase and a scalloped Imari charger, tallest 20 cm, diameter of charger 31 cm

Lot #: 194

Estimate: £40 - £60

Date: 12 Jun 2019

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A pair of Japanese export dishes, circa 1880, decorated with floral sprays to the centres and framed by blossoming prunus with three shaped cartouche framing peony, and a Japanese scalloped plate decorated to the centre with a jardiniere of flowers with cartouche of dragons above flaming pearls and

Lot #: 199

Estimate: £30 - £50

Date: 12 Jun 2019

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A 19th century Imari charger, diameter 40.5 cm, and scalloped edge plate, diameter 22 cm

Lot #: 202

Estimate: £40 - £60

Date: 12 Jun 2019

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A pair of Chinese cork pictures, each bearing a label with a trademark for Ngukie Gi Foochow China, each image 20 cm x 29 cm, mounted and framed

Lot #: 204

Estimate: £100 - £150

Date: 12 Jun 2019

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Two similar Chinese elm tabletop cabinets, each with metal fittings, one with drawers and a cupboard, the other a cupboard only. Widths 76.5 cm and 78 cm respectively

Lot #: 206

Estimate: £80 - £120

Date: 12 Jun 2019

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A Chinese blessings bowl, 20th century, decorated throughout with a tight scroll pattern with peony leaves and bats, the centre with a yellow Shou and with Wan Shou Wu Jiang characters, stamped four character Kangxi mark, applied collectors inventory label 101. Diameter 25.5 cm

Lot #: 219

Estimate: £30 - £50

Date: 12 Jun 2019

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A pair of Chinese Famille Verte ginger jars and covers, late 19th/early 20th century, each depicting warriors and a scholar on horseback, one with two concentric rings to the underside and with collectors inventory number 308, and a Chinese globular vase and cover, 20th century, depicting warring

Lot #: 227

Estimate: £50 - £80

Date: 12 Jun 2019

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A Chinese porcelain ginger jar and cover, lid 20th century, decorated with figures and children at play in the garden exterior, stamped mark for Jiangxi Jingdezhen, a smaller example with similar decoration marked for Zhongguo Jingdezhen Zhi and two others, early 20th century. Tallest 21 cm

Lot #: 229

Estimate: £40 - £60

Date: 12 Jun 2019

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An 18th century chinoiserie lacquered tea caddy, with interior lead casket. Width 15.5 cm

Lot #: 242

Estimate: £50 - £80

Date: 12 Jun 2019

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A Chinese blue and white "Tek Sing" dished plate, early 19th century, with applied Nagel Auction label. Diameter 19 cm. NOTE - The Tek Sing was probably the largest Chinese ocean going junk which sank on February 6th 1822 in the Belvedere Shoals of the South China Seas

Lot #: 246

Estimate: £40 - £60

Date: 12 Jun 2019

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Four Japanese blue and white dishes, 19th/20th century, two of lozenge form with enamelled decoration, a lozenge shaped blue ground dish with gilt scroll floral decoration, a scalloped bowl with four character Fuki Chosun mark, and a rectangular dish with raised sides and landscape decoration

Lot #: 248

Estimate: £30 - £50

Date: 12 Jun 2019

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A Taiwanese blue and white fishbowl, after a Chinese original, 20th century, with waisted neck decorated with chrysanthemums and scrolls above panels of young boys with fireworks all between a lotus scroll ground above false gadroons. Bowl diameter 37.5 cm, height 32 cm, Overall height on stand 57

Lot #: 249

Estimate: £100 - £150

Date: 12 Jun 2019

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A pair of Continental porcelain rhyton, in the Capodimonte style, the horn with moulded rim above handpainted floral spray decoration resting on a circular cushion with foliate moulding and terminating in bisque boars head with gilt tusk, pseudo Derby marks to underside. Height 29 cm, width 23 cm

Lot #: 255

Estimate: £75 - £100

Date: 12 Jun 2019

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Lot #: 258

Estimate: £0

Date: 12 Jun 2019

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A German amber glass bubble vase, late 19th century, hand painted with a dwelling flanked by a male and female figure, the reverse with a single female figure, 17.5 cm high, and a large glass presentation goblet with wheel engraved decoration depicting a coat of arms with lion rampant beneath a band

Lot #: 273

Estimate: £30 - £50

Date: 12 Jun 2019

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An Art Deco period six place tea set by Barratts of Staffordshire, circa 1930's, with stylised buildings and trees with red leaves and doors, green printed mark, comprising sandwich plate, 6 cups, saucers, side plates, sugar bowl and cream jug

Lot #: 289

Estimate: £30 - £50

Date: 12 Jun 2019

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A Staffordshire pottery spill holder, moulded as the gable end of a church with painted leaded glass windows flanked by turreted towers, a further flat back spill vase modelled as a medieval building with central clock, a figure with sheep below and a Staffordshire cottage pastille burner, 21 cm, 37

Lot #: 313

Estimate: £30 - £50

Date: 12 Jun 2019