Fine Arts Sale

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Pent Road, Shearway Business Park 18
18 The Glenmore Centre
CT19 4RJ Folkestone, Kent
United Kingdom
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Date of the auction: 07.12.2016

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An impressive Indian silver punch bowl, late 19th century

An impressive Indian silver punch bowl, late 19th century. Of circular form, ornately embossed in high relief with four equally spaced panels depicting various hunting scenes with Indian and British huntsmen, lions and tigers enclosed within a foliate acanthus scroll borders, the bowl supported on a

Lot #: 1

Opening: £3,000 - £5,000

Date: 7 Dec 2016

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Two Edwardian silver wine goblets

Two Edwardian silver wine goblets. Comprising of an Edwardian silver wine goblet, mark of Henry Atkin (Atkin Brothers), Sheffield 1902 together with an Edwardian silver wine goblet embossed with floral Art Nouveau decoration, mark of Henry Atkin (Atkin Brothers), Sheffield 1901. (2 items) 7.9 in (20

Lot #: 2

Opening: £100 - £150

Date: 7 Dec 2016

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A Victorian silver teapot

A Victorian silver teapot. Of bulbous, circular form with an acanthus scroll handle and circular foot, both the body and hinged cover ornately decorated with a variety of floral and foliate patterns in repousse, mark of Joseph Williams & Co (George Maudsley Jackson), London 1885. 7 in (17.8 cm

Lot #: 3

Opening: £300 - £500

Date: 7 Dec 2016

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A Victorian silver combined Vesta case and Cigar cutter

A Victorian silver combined Vesta case and Cigar cutter. Of rectangular form with a button and spring action cigar cutting mechanism and a match striker beneath, mark of Cohen & Charles, Birmingham 1898. 2.2 in (5.6 cm) height, 1.7 in (4.2 cm) width, 0.5 in (1.3 cm) depth. Weight: 59 grams

Lot #: 4

Opening: £80 - £120

Date: 7 Dec 2016

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An Edwardian silver cigarette case

An Edwardian silver cigarette case. Of rectangular form, decorated with linear engine turned patterns, mark of Joseph Gloster, Birmingham 1908. 3.7 in (9.3 cm) x 3.3 in (8.4 cm) Weight: 111 grams

Lot #: 5

Opening: £30 - £50

Date: 7 Dec 2016

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A German silver chainmail mesh evening purse, early 20th century

A German silver chainmail mesh evening purse, early 20th century. Struck .800, mark of Fritz Bemberg (1900 - 1940), Pforzheim. 6.5 in (16.4 cm) width. Weight: 202 grams

Lot #: 6

Opening: £40 - £60

Date: 7 Dec 2016

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A pair of Edwardian loaded silver candlesticks

A pair of Edwardian loaded silver candlesticks. With cylindrical stems, both the sconces and circular feet with bands of scrolling Rococo repousse decoration. Mark of I S Greenberg & Co (Israel Sigmund Greenberg), Birmingham 1905. (2 items) 4.4 in (11.3 cm) height. Weight: 341 grams

Lot #: 7

Opening: £40 - £60

Date: 7 Dec 2016

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An Edwardian pair of novelty silver sugar tongs of wishbone form

An Edwardian pair of novelty silver sugar tongs of wishbone form. With a sprung hinge, mark of Henry Stuart Brown, London 1901. 3.4 in (8.7 cm) length. Weight: 15 grams

Lot #: 8

Opening: £30 - £50

Date: 7 Dec 2016

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A large collection of Canadian fine silver 5 dollar bullion coins

A large collection of Canadian fine silver 5 dollar bullion coins. Comprising of 54 loose Maple Leaf silver coins, 6 loose limited edition Grizzly Bear silver coins together with four silver Maple Leaf coins in transparent plastic capsules. All coins are 9999 pure silver and produced by the Royal

Lot #: 10

Opening: £400 - £600

Date: 7 Dec 2016

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A large collection of Mexican silver Libertad one ounce bullion coins.

A large collection of Mexican silver Libertad one ounce bullion coins. All coins are .999 pure silver and produced by the Mexican Mint. (41 items) Weight: 1278 grams

Lot #: 11

Opening: £250 - £350

Date: 7 Dec 2016

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A WWII German Navy Officer's dress dagger with scabbard

A WWII German Navy Officer's dress dagger with scabbard. With a Nazi Germany Reichsadler eagle to the pommel, rope twisted wire bound white bakelite grip, the double edged blade with etched decoration sheathed within a gilt brass scabbard. Struck 'Original Eickhorn Solingen' with squirrel motif to

Lot #: 12

Opening: £100 - £200

Date: 7 Dec 2016

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A sterling silver Sheaffer Imperial fountain pen, circa 1970's

A sterling silver Sheaffer Imperial fountain pen, circa 1970's. Of crosshatched diamond pattern design with a 23K electroplated gold nib, 925 silver import marks to the cap. Sheaffer ink pump converter included. 5.2 in (13.1 cm) length

Lot #: 13

Opening: £20 - £40

Date: 7 Dec 2016

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Two Victorian silver and mother of pearl folding fruit knives

Two Victorian silver and mother of pearl folding fruit knives. Comprising of a folding fruit knife with a foliate engraved mother of pearl handle, mark of John Oxley, Sheffield 1865, together with a late Victorian pen knife with a mother of pearl handle, mark of Henry Atkin (Atkin Brothers

Lot #: 14

Opening: £30 - £60

Date: 7 Dec 2016

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A large Scottish military officer's dirk, 19th century

A large Scottish military officer's dirk, 19th century. The Queens Own Cameron Highlanders Regiment, 79th Battalion dirk is ornately decorated with gilt cast metal locket and chape mounts molded in relief with acorns, oak leaves, thistles and bluebells. The dirk's pommel, campaign knife and fork

Lot #: 15

Opening: £1,000 - £2,000

Date: 7 Dec 2016

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A brass 'Merryweather' Fireman's helmet, late 19th/early 20th century

A brass 'Merryweather' Fireman's helmet, late 19th/early 20th century. Modelled with a raised comb of scrolled form embossed to both sides with dragons and bearing a crossed axe and torch firehouse badge to the front, chin scales secured to the sides with rosettes and the interior lined in leather

Lot #: 16

Opening: £100 - £200

Date: 7 Dec 2016

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A Victorian 'Special Constable' police truncheon, 19th century

A Victorian 'Special Constable' police truncheon, 19th century. Painted against a black ground with Queen Victoria's crowned 'VR' royal cypher in gilt letters and a foliate cartouche beneath inscribed 'Special Constable'. Impressed 'Parker' of 'Holborn' to the end of the ribbed handle. 18.5 in (47

Lot #: 17

Opening: £60 - £90

Date: 7 Dec 2016

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A group of silver items, 19th/20th Century

A group of silver items, 19th/20th Century. Comprising of ten silver miniature medals including one in the form the shield of arms for Edinburgh University together with a silver pocket watch with a round 39 mm case and a key set and key wind movement, mark of L R & Co, Birmingham 1880. (11 items

Lot #: 18

Opening: £40 - £60

Date: 7 Dec 2016

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Three WW1 medals presented to Private W Wynn of The Border Regiment

Three WW1 medals presented to Private W Wynn of The Border Regiment. Comprising of a 1914 'Mons' Star with 5th Aug - 22nd Nov clasp, the 1914 British War Medal 1914 - 19 and the Victory Medal 1914 - 1918. Struck 8035 PTE W Wynn 2/BORD:R to all three medals. (3 items

Lot #: 19

Opening: £60 - £100

Date: 7 Dec 2016

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A map of the Battle of Waterloo by Lieutenant Tyler, 2nd Guards Brigade

A map of the Battle of Waterloo by Lieutenant Tyler, 2nd Guards Brigade. Entitled 'Taken from the spot, after the Action of the 18th June 1815, Presented & Dedicated with permission to H.R.H. the Duke of York, by Lieutenant Tyler 2nd G.B.' and illustrates the position of the battles of the 15th

Lot #: 20

Opening: £80 - £120

Date: 7 Dec 2016

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A Victorian book of Common Prayer

A Victorian book of Common Prayer. Bound in leather with ivory boards mounted in white metal, the front board finely carved in relief depicting a seated couple within a rural setting. Printed at the Oxford University Press, dated 1860. 3.8 in (9.7 cm) height, 2.4 in (6.2 cm) width, 0.9 in (2.4 cm

Lot #: 22

Opening: £60 - £80

Date: 7 Dec 2016

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A pair of Japanese Kutani porcelain vases, late Meiji period

A pair of Japanese Kutani porcelain vases, late Meiji period. Painted in iron red and brown with gilt highlights and decorated with panels depicting rural landscape scenes with figures, birds and flowers. Later applied with 20th century gilt brass mounts to both the rims and feet. Marked beneath

Lot #: 23

Opening: £150 - £250

Date: 7 Dec 2016

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A finely carved Japanese ivory okimono, 19th century

A finely carved Japanese ivory okimono, 19th century. Of typical netsuke proportions depicting two Samurai, one figure standing whilst playing a woodwind instrument, the other figure kneeling behind with one hand grasping the tsuka and the other the saya. 2 in (5 cm) height

Lot #: 25

Opening: £250 - £350

Date: 7 Dec 2016

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A Japanese iron tsuba, Edo Period

A Japanese iron tsuba, Edo Period. Of circular form, the tsuba pierced with a floral sukashi, the hira inlaid to both sides with brass floral decoration and Japanese symbols enclosed within bands and pierced with both a kozuka and kogai hitsu ana. 3.3 in (8.5 cm) diameter

Lot #: 26

Opening: £150 - £250

Date: 7 Dec 2016

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A Japanese iron tsuba, Edo Period

A Japanese iron tsuba, Edo Period. Of circular form with a lobed/mokko mimi, the hira brass inlaid to both sides with peonies and pierced with both a kozuka and kogai hitsu ana with copper sekigane to the central nakago-ana. 3.5 in (8.9 cm) diameter

Lot #: 27

Opening: £150 - £250

Date: 7 Dec 2016

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Utagawa(Ando) Hiroshige (1797- 1858), Two Japanese ukiyo-e woodcut prints

Utagawa(Ando) Hiroshige (1797- 1858), Two Japanese ukiyo-e woodcut prints. Comprising of 'Ohashi Bridge, Sudden shower near Atake' from the series of prints entitled 'One Hundred Famous Views of Edo' together with 'Seba' from a series of prints entitled 'Sixty nine stations of the Kiso Road

Lot #: 30

Opening: £30 - £60

Date: 7 Dec 2016

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A Chinese shagreen and paktong opium pipe, early 20th century

A Chinese shagreen and paktong opium pipe, early 20th century. The body encased in shagreen. 17.6 in (44.7 cm) height

Lot #: 31

Opening: £50 - £80

Date: 7 Dec 2016

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A Chinese filigree silver, cloisonne and gem set finger guard brooch, early...

A Chinese filigree silver, cloisonne and gem set finger guard brooch, early 20th century. Decorated with equidistantly set turquoise and agate cabachon gem stones enclosed within cloisonne decoration depicting bats representing happiness and joy and various symbols representing longevity. Converted

Lot #: 32

Opening: £40 - £60

Date: 7 Dec 2016

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A Chinese famille verte octagonal porcelain cup, Kangxi period (1662 - 1722)

A Chinese famille verte octagonal porcelain cup, Kangxi period (1662 - 1722). Decorated to the panelled exterior with archaic vessels between pairs of auspicious symbols painted against a pale cafe au lait ground, the interior with an iron red hatched band to the rim above flowering sprigs in red

Lot #: 33

Opening: £60 - £90

Date: 7 Dec 2016

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A Whitefriars millefiore lead crystal glass paperweight designed by...

A Whitefriars millefiore lead crystal glass paperweight designed by Geoffrey Baxter, dated 1974. Of pentagonal form with concentric bands of millefiori cane work, the exterior cut with circular facets to the top and sides. Incorporated with the Whitefriars trademark and year of manufacture to one of

Lot #: 36

Opening: £60 - £100

Date: 7 Dec 2016

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A Whitefriars millefiore lead crystal glass paperweight designed by...

A Whitefriars millefiore lead crystal glass paperweight designed by Geoffrey Baxter, dated 1974. Of pentagonal form with concentric bands of millefiori cane work, the exterior cut with circular facets to the top and sides. Incorporated with the Whitefriars trademark and year of manufacture to one of

Lot #: 37

Opening: £60 - £100

Date: 7 Dec 2016