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Date of the auction: 17.07.2019 - 18.07.2019

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A Louis XVI vari-coloured gold box

A Louis XVI vari-coloured gold box charge and discharge marks for Henri Clavel, Paris 1782 - 1789 Circular, with bands of engine-turned decoration and bands of beaded ornament on a matte ground, the cover with a miniature painted on ivory, the interior lined with tortoiseshell, diameter 7cm

Lot #: 1Y Ф

Estimate: £600 - £800

Date: 17 Jul 2019 - 18 Jul 2019

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An 18th century German vari-coloured gold box

An 18th century German vari-coloured gold box by Les Frères Toussaint, Hanau circa 1790 Oval, with engine-turned wavy decoration surrounded by a border of floral decoration, the cover set with a porcelain plaque painted with a lady reading with Cupid by her side, length 6.5cm, weight total 95gms

Lot #: 2

Estimate: £1,500 - £2,500

Date: 17 Jul 2019 - 18 Jul 2019

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An 18th century gold-mounted agate box

An 18th century gold-mounted agate box probably English, with a later restricted warranty mark for Paris 1809-1819 Circular, the lid and body mounted with garlands of scrolls and flowers, the lid with a white enamel band reading 'Un Temoignage D'amitie Sincere', diameter 3.7cm

Lot #: 3

Estimate: £2,000 - £3,000

Date: 17 Jul 2019 - 18 Jul 2019

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A 19th century Swiss gold and enamelled zarf

A 19th century Swiss gold and enamelled zarf The wavy rim formed of feathered plumes, the sides with three enamelled medallions of musical trophies separated by gold scroll work hung with fruiting vines on typical flared foot, with yellow floral porcelain liner, height 5.5cm, weight 23.6gms

Lot #: 5

Estimate: £1,500 - £2,000

Date: 17 Jul 2019 - 18 Jul 2019

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A gold-mounted and diamond-set cigarette case

A gold-mounted and diamond-set cigarette case unmarked, circa 1920 The carved sand-coloured agate body with enamelled gold bands set with diamonds, centred with a plaque of a Classical figure , length 9cm. Fußnoten Provenance Lady Elizabeth Cavendish

Lot #: 6

Estimate: £500 - £800

Date: 17 Jul 2019 - 18 Jul 2019

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An Italian cigarette case

An Italian cigarette case marked '750' and with Florence maker's mark Rectangular, with engine-turned wavy decoration, length 12cm, weight 195gms

Lot #: 7

Estimate: £3,000 - £4,000

Date: 17 Jul 2019 - 18 Jul 2019

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A 9 carat gold cigarette case

A 9 carat gold cigarette case by Cohen & Charles, London 1933 Rectangular, with engine-turned decoration, length 10.3cm, weight 128gms

Lot #: 8

Estimate: £1,000 - £1,500

Date: 17 Jul 2019 - 18 Jul 2019

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A white gold and diamond-set lorgnette

A white gold and diamond-set lorgnette stamped '585', early 20th century The diamond-set handle with engraved foliate decoration, with sprung catch, length when closed 10.2cm

Lot #: 9

Estimate: £500 - £600

Date: 17 Jul 2019 - 18 Jul 2019

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A Queen Anne silver tobacco box

A Queen Anne silver tobacco box by Edward Cornock, London 1713 Oval, the cover engraved with arms, the base inscribed 'William Jigney ex dono William Wanwright 1713', length 9.7cm, weight 4oz

Lot #: 10

Estimate: £1,800 - £2,200

Date: 17 Jul 2019 - 18 Jul 2019

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A George I silver tobacco box

A George I silver tobacco box by Edward Cornock, London circa 1716 Oval, the cover engraved with the arms of Chandler of London later of America, the base inscribed 'George Chandler Ratcliff Cross 1716', length 9.8cm, weight 4oz

Lot #: 11

Estimate: £1,800 - £2,200

Date: 17 Jul 2019 - 18 Jul 2019

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An 18th century silver and mother-of-pearl box

An 18th century silver and mother-of-pearl box unmarked, circa 1720 The mother-of-pearl panel carved with an image of Neptune, the base engraved with arms of Sir Thomas Rayney, 5th Baronet (1690–1721), length 8.8cm

Lot #: 12

Estimate: £500 - £600

Date: 17 Jul 2019 - 18 Jul 2019

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A George III silver snuff box

A George III silver snuff box the covers with the mark of Dorothy Langlands, Newcastle circa 1800, the base marked 'RH' twice Boat form, one of the two lids later engraved with a bagpiper, length 10cm

Lot #: 13

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 17 Jul 2019 - 18 Jul 2019

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A George II silver box

A George II silver box by Peter Werritzer, London 1746 Cartouche form, the cover with a putto bringing flowers to a nymph, length 7cm

Lot #: 14

Estimate: £500 - £600

Date: 17 Jul 2019 - 18 Jul 2019

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A good George III silver-gilt box

A good George III silver-gilt box by John Reilly, London 1804 Rounded sides, cast with a basket weave design, length 7.9cm, weight 88gms

Lot #: 15

Estimate: £600 - £800

Date: 17 Jul 2019 - 18 Jul 2019

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A pair of Victorian silver plaques

A pair of Victorian silver plaques by John & Frank Pairpoint, London 1884 The centres with images of Windsor Castle, surmounted by the bust of Queen Victoria, length 12.5cm, weight 6.5oz. (2

Lot #: 16

Estimate: £0

Date: 17 Jul 2019 - 18 Jul 2019

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A collection of nine silver and silver-mounted boxes

A collection of nine silver and silver-mounted boxes various makers, 18th and 19th centuries Comprising: a Belgian silver-mounted hardstone box; a further hardstone box; a George III box; an unmarked twin compartment box; an unmarked small upright canister; a silver-gilt box; a mother of pearl

Lot #: 17

Estimate: £800 - £1,200

Date: 17 Jul 2019 - 18 Jul 2019

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A set of four large silver stirrup cups

A set of four large silver stirrup cups 20th century, marked 'STERLING', maker's mark a crown Modelled as a bear, a hare, a bulldog and a hound, height 17cm, weight 85oz. (4

Lot #: 18

Estimate: £3,000 - £4,000

Date: 17 Jul 2019 - 18 Jul 2019

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An unusual Edwardian silver double photgraph frame

An unusual Edwardian silver double photgraph frame by Grey & Co, Chester 1909 The top half formed of a silver-mounted shell, polished to reveal the mother-of-pearl, opening to reveal two glass-covered frames, height when open 18.5cm, length 19cm

Lot #: 19

Estimate: £500 - £700

Date: 17 Jul 2019 - 18 Jul 2019

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An Edwardian silver-inlaid tortoiseshell dressing table set

An Edwardian silver-inlaid tortoiseshell dressing table set by William Comyns London 1908 - 1913 Comprising a tray, four brushes, a hand mirror, a cut-glass pot, a coaster, a shoe horn, a glove hook, a case, a casket, length of tray 28cm. (12

Lot #: 20Y

Estimate: £1,000 - £1,500

Date: 17 Jul 2019 - 18 Jul 2019

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An Edwardian silver-mounted mirror

An Edwardian silver-mounted mirror by William Comyns, London 1901 The velvet-lined easel frame with a scrolling silver mount, height 47cm

Lot #: 21

Estimate: £700 - £900

Date: 17 Jul 2019 - 18 Jul 2019

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A George III silver crescent wine label

A George III silver crescent wine label by Phipps & Robinson, London circa 1785 Engraved for Sherry; together with six matched wine labels, circa 1760 - 1831. (7

Lot #: 22

Estimate: £100 - £150

Date: 17 Jul 2019 - 18 Jul 2019

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Two erotic silver and enamel vesta cases

Two erotic silver and enamel vesta cases the first with import marks for London 1902; the other with import marks for London 1904 The first depicting two women bathing; the second with a woman undressing. (2

Lot #: 23

Estimate: £600 - £800

Date: 17 Jul 2019 - 18 Jul 2019

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A large collection of hat pins

A large collection of hat pins various dates and makers Comprising ten gold examples, nine silver examples by Charles Horner, fifty-six further silver examples, six cased sets, around three hundred further examples. (qty

Lot #: 24Y Ф

Estimate: £3,000 - £4,000

Date: 17 Jul 2019 - 18 Jul 2019

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A pair of Victorian novelty silver condiment shakers

A pair of Victorian novelty silver condiment shakers by Edward H Stockwell, London 1877 Modelled as a pug dog and cat, their heads pierced, in an original silk and velvet-lined case, height 6cm, weight 5.5oz

Lot #: 25

Estimate: £1,000 - £1,500

Date: 17 Jul 2019 - 18 Jul 2019

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A tortoiseshell singing bird box,

German, early 20th century The going barrel movement activating the feathered bird and birdsong mechanism, in tortoiseshell case with compartment and lid at the rear and operating slide at the front, in original cloth-covered case with key, the box 10cm wide

Lot #: 26Y

Estimate: £1,500 - £2,000

Date: 17 Jul 2019 - 18 Jul 2019

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A Victorian silver-gilt and enamel scent bottle

A Victorian silver-gilt and enamel scent bottle by Henry William Dee, London 1877 The body enamelled with figures in 18th century dress, the top set with turquoise cabochons, cased, height 8cm; together with an Austro-Hungarian enamelled vinaigrette, maker's mark SG. (2

Lot #: 27

Estimate: £500 - £600

Date: 17 Jul 2019 - 18 Jul 2019

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An Edwardian novelty silver 'clothes iron' playing card box

An Edwardian novelty silver 'clothes iron' playing card box by Samuel Jacob, London 1901 The top hinging opening, with an ivory handle, length 10cm, weight 5.5oz

Lot #: 28Y Ф

Estimate: £600 - £800

Date: 17 Jul 2019 - 18 Jul 2019

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A Victorian novelty silver 'pen nib' inkwell / pen holder

A Victorian novelty silver 'pen nib' inkwell / pen holder by Heath & Middleton, Birmingham 1887 Shaped as an over-sized pen nib, holding a glass pot, height 20cm, weight without glass pot 5oz

Lot #: 29

Estimate: £600 - £800

Date: 17 Jul 2019 - 18 Jul 2019

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ROYAL INTEREST: An Edwardian silver presentation cigarette case

ROYAL INTEREST: An Edwardian silver presentation cigarette case by William Frederick Wright, London 1904 With separate vesta compartment and tinder cord, with the enamel cypher of The Prince of Wales (future George V), with original case, the interior inscribed with a presentation inscription

Lot #: 30

Estimate: £600 - £800

Date: 17 Jul 2019 - 18 Jul 2019

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A Victorian silver table lamp

A Victorian silver table lamp by Mappin Brothers, Sheffield 1900 Corinthian column form, with a filled base, height 54cm

Lot #: 31

Estimate: £600 - £800

Date: 17 Jul 2019 - 18 Jul 2019