Furniture & Works of Art

Woolley and Wallis Salisbury Salerooms Ltd
Castle Street 51-61
SP1 3SU Salisbury Wiltshire
United Kingdom
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Date of the auction: 11.01.2011

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A 17th century small oak boarded chest

A 17th century small oak boarded chest, the moulded edge top to a till and on cut out ends, 18.75in (47.5cm) h, 33in (84cm) w, 13.5in (34.3cm) d. Some timber degradation, metal work later

Lot #: 61

Estimate: £100 - £150

Date: 11 Jan 2011

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An early 18th century oak quadruple panel chest

An early 18th century oak quadruple panel chest, the later hinged top above a carved lunette leaf frieze and a heart and leaf central stile, 24in (61cm) h, 49in (124.5cm) w, 21in (53.5cm) d. One top panel later

Lot #: 62

Estimate: £100 - £150

Date: 11 Jan 2011

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A William & Mary oyster veneered wall mirror

A William & Mary oyster veneered wall mirror, the rectangular plate to a cushion frame, the reverse with cresting grooves, 22.75 x 21in (57.8 x 53cm

Lot #: 63

Estimate: £800 - £1,200

Date: 11 Jan 2011

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An oak armchair

An oak armchair, the leaf and scroll carved top rail to a panelled back with a central rosette and stylized leaves, the solid seat to a lunette carved frieze on turned supports united by peripheral stretchers

Lot #: 64

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 11 Jan 2011

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An oak gateleg table

An oak gateleg table, the oval drop-leaf top above an end frieze drawer on turned tapering and block supports, 18th century and later, 29.75in (75.5cm) h, 56.5in (143cm) open, 45.75in (116cm) d

Lot #: 65

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 11 Jan 2011

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A late 19th century carved oak side table in Renaissance style

A late 19th century carved oak side table in Renaissance style, the rectangular top with canted corners above a frieze drawer, 29.5in (75cm) h, 29.5in (74.7cm) w, 17.75in (45cm) d. Top cracked

Lot #: 66

Estimate: £150 - £250

Date: 11 Jan 2011

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A late 17th century boarded oak bible box

A late 17th century boarded oak bible box, the moulded edge hinged top to a lunette and stylized flower head carved front and sides, 8in (20.2cm) h, 20.5in (52cm) w, 14.5in (37cm) d

Lot #: 67

Estimate: £80 - £120

Date: 11 Jan 2011

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A camphorwood seaman's chest

A camphorwood seaman's chest, the hinged lid painted a picture of a tall ship to a lidded candle box, the brass lock stamped 'HARPER & CO.', with rope side carrying handles, 17.5in (44cm) h, 44in (112cm) w, 18in (45.7cm) d, together with a knotted wire walking cane. (2

Lot #: 68

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 11 Jan 2011

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A Flemish small carved oak chest

A Flemish small carved oak chest, with a faceted domed cover having a central high relief carved panels of arabesques, revealing a lidded till, the front with an inset panel depicting the Adoration of the Magi, flanked by recessed panels inset ebonised lines above a base drawer with carved fruit

Lot #: 69

Estimate: £600 - £800

Date: 11 Jan 2011

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An oak livery cupboard

An oak livery cupboard, after Prince Arthur's Cupboard, the panelled front with two doors one carved an 'A' , the base with sylized feathers, carved rosettes and pierced Gothic tracery, 54in (137cm) h, 41.25in (104.7cm) w, 17.5in (44.3cm) d. The celebrated 'Prince Arthur's Cupboard' was discovered

Lot #: 70

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 11 Jan 2011

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A late Victorian walnut corner table in 17th century style

A late Victorian walnut corner table in 17th century style, the carved drop-leaf top, on baluster turned supports, 27.75in (70.2cm) h, 33.25in (84.5cm) w, 17in (43cm) d

Lot #: 71

Estimate: £100 - £150

Date: 11 Jan 2011

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A Knole sofa

A Knole sofa, upholstered crimson fringed fabric, on shepherd castors, 41.5in (105.3cm) h, 68.5in (174cm) w, 33.5in (85cm) d, together with two matching armchairs. (3

Lot #: 72

Estimate: £300 - £500

Date: 11 Jan 2011

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An oak bedstead

An oak bedstead, the headboard carved with geometric and thumbnail decoration above a band of lunettes and four diamond panels, with a Heal's base, on castors, 17th century elements, 65in (165cm) h, 55in (141.5cm) w, 83.75in (212.3cm) l. Provenance: Manoir de Tonnecourt, Lisieux, Normandy

Lot #: 73

Estimate: £100 - £150

Date: 11 Jan 2011

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A pair of walnut armchairs

A pair of walnut armchairs, upholstered fringed plush fabric, on leaf carved supports, on stretchered paw front feet, late 19th/ early 20th century. (2

Lot #: 74

Estimate: £300 - £400

Date: 11 Jan 2011

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A George III oak hanging corner cupboard

A George III oak hanging corner cupboard, with a pair of twin panelled doors enclosing two shaped shelves, 44.5in (112.7cm) h, 36.5in (92.7cm) w, 19.5in (49.7cm) d. Two sections of cornice replaced

Lot #: 75

Estimate: £100 - £150

Date: 11 Jan 2011

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An embossed leather four fold screen

An embossed leather four fold screen, decorated in black and gilt with flowers, fruit and foliage with a putto riding an eagle and porcupine, the leather possibly 18th century Spanish, 78in (198cm) h, 80in (203.5cm) w. Splits and some panels lifting

Lot #: 76

Estimate: £300 - £400

Date: 11 Jan 2011

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A small walnut bureau

A small walnut bureau, cross and feather banded, the hinged fall revealing a central cupboard door, serpentine pigeon holes and drawers, above three long drawers on bracket feet, 19th century, 35.25in (89.5cm) h, 28in (71cm) w, 19in (48.5cm) d

Lot #: 77

Estimate: £300 - £500

Date: 11 Jan 2011

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An unusual West Country walnut dresser

An unusual West Country walnut dresser, with a false drawer lift-off canopy revealing a compartment, above a shelf with a panelled back, the open base with a pair of frieze drawers, shaped supports to a serpentine apron, 19th century and later, 60.5in (153.5cm) h, 43.75in (111cm) w, 14.75in (37.5cm

Lot #: 78

Estimate: £300 - £500

Date: 11 Jan 2011

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An early 18th century Anglo-Dutch walnut and marquetry lace box

An early 18th century Anglo-Dutch walnut and marquetry lace box, the hinged cover centred a bird with scrolling foliage, revealing a padded and divided interior with a rectangular bevelled plate mirror, two various compartments and marbled paper lined hidden drawers, with a base moulding, 5in

Lot #: 79

Estimate: £600 - £800

Date: 11 Jan 2011

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A 19th century carved coconut tea cup and saucer

A 19th century carved coconut tea cup and saucer, the cup with petal and floral decoration to diaper ground, the rim inscribed 'D.W. THOMPSON'; and a similarly carved goblet, 5in (13cm) h. (3

Lot #: 80

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 11 Jan 2011

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A 19th century treen 'goose-wing' knitting sheath

A 19th century treen 'goose-wing' knitting sheath, engraved stylized flowers and with a brass terminal, 9.75in (25cm) l

Lot #: 81

Estimate: £60 - £100

Date: 11 Jan 2011

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An early 19th century fruitwood toddy ladle

An early 19th century fruitwood toddy ladle, with a flattened terminal handle; a 19th century oval bowl spoon; a treen scoop; a Victorian walnut pen tray; a turned oak stem vase; a 19th century turned lignum salt; a treen spinning top and a 19th century barrel box with cover. (8

Lot #: 82

Estimate: £100 - £150

Date: 11 Jan 2011

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A 19th century turned yew mallet

A 19th century turned yew mallet, with a bell shape end, 11.25in (28.5cm) h

Lot #: 83

Estimate: £50 - £100

Date: 11 Jan 2011

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A late George III mahogany candle box

A late George III mahogany candle box, the pierced and shaped cresting above a panelled sliding cover, 18.5in (47cm) h, 7.5in (19cm) w, 5.25in (13cm) d

Lot #: 84

Estimate: £100 - £150

Date: 11 Jan 2011

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A 19th century turned sycamore dairy bowl

A 19th century turned sycamore dairy bowl, 17.75in (45cm) dia, and a lignum vitae two part pestle, 12in (30.5cm) l. (2

Lot #: 85

Estimate: £100 - £150

Date: 11 Jan 2011

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A German carved limewood and polychrome decorated Corpus Christi

A German carved limewood and polychrome decorated Corpus Christi, with head lowered and facing to dexter, having long hair and beard with crown and loin cloth, the dowled arms and legs missing, c.1400, 7.75in (19.5cm) h

Lot #: 86

Estimate: £2,000 - £3,000

Date: 11 Jan 2011

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A German carved wood

A German carved wood, polychrome and parcel gilt Corpus Christi, with head lowered to dexter, with long hair and loin cloth, 16th century, 12.75in (32.5cm) h

Lot #: 87

Estimate: £1,500 - £2,000

Date: 11 Jan 2011

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A Limoges style enamel on copper plaque

A Limoges style enamel on copper plaque, depicting The Resurrection of Christ, and a border of text, 3 x 4.25in (7.5 x 11cm) in a fitted case with easel back; and a carved bone Corpus Christi left arm missing. (2

Lot #: 88

Estimate: £150 - £200

Date: 11 Jan 2011

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A Spanish carved wood

A Spanish carved wood, parcel gilt and polychrome decorated figure of the Virgin Mary, with glass eyes, late 17th/early 18th century, 23.75in (60.2cm) h, 11in (28cm) w. Minor chips to extremities

Lot #: 89

Estimate: £500 - £800

Date: 11 Jan 2011

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A North American horn vessel or water carrier

A North American horn vessel or water carrier, naively engraved with Native American Indians in various pursuits, two on horseback and with animals and birds including: goats, dogs, horses, and a turkey, with iron mounts and a linked chain handle, possibly 18th century, 10.25in (26cm) l

Lot #: 90

Estimate: £600 - £800

Date: 11 Jan 2011