Interiors to include the Selected Contents of Berwick House, Shropshire and other properties

Dreweatts & Bloomsbury Auctions
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Date of the auction: 12.05.2021

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A Victorian large electro-plated oval heated meat platter by Elkington & Co.

A Victorian large electro-plated oval heated meat platter by Elkington & Co., circa 1860, with a beaded border, twin loop handles and on four bun feet, 61cm (24in) long; an electro-plated oval meat cover/dome by Matthew Boulton, with a foliate loop handle, engraved with a coat of arms above a motto

Lot #: 60

Estimate: £150 - £250

Date: 12 May 2021

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Y A satinwood, tulipwood banded, and polychrome painted side table

Y A satinwood, tulipwood banded, and polychrome painted side table, late 18th century, of demi-lune outline, in the manner of Thomas Sheraton, with central vignette with cavorting amorini, 85cm high, 136cm wide, 65cm deep Provenance: Berwick House, Shropshire Condition Report: Marks, knocks

Lot #: 61

Estimate: £600 - £800

Date: 12 May 2021

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A pair of electro-plated campana urn shaped wine coolers

A pair of electro-plated campana urn shaped wine coolers, the gadrooned borders with foliate sprays at intervals, foliate loop handles and on circular moulded spreading feet, 26cm (10in) high Provenance: Berwick House, Shropshire

Lot #: 62

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 12 May 2021

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Y A mahogany, tulipwood banded, and inlaid oval centre table in George III...

Y A mahogany, tulipwood banded, and inlaid oval centre table in George III style, early 20th century, the top with central inlaid motif, with swag inlaid frieze and on square section tapering legs inlaid with bell flowers, 73cm high, the top 116cm x 82cm Provenance: Berwick House, Shropshire

Lot #: 63

Estimate: £300 - £500

Date: 12 May 2021

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A near pair of mahogany and painted tub armchairs

A near pair of mahogany and painted tub armchairs, early 19th century, in need of re-upholstery, each 88cm high Provenance: Berwick House, Shropshire Condition Report: Both in need of restoration overall, and as catalogued in need of re-upholstery The un-painted example with brackets and supports to

Lot #: 64

Estimate: £300 - £500

Date: 12 May 2021

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A Staffordshire pearlware commemorative and dated General Election jug for 1835

A Staffordshire pearlware commemorative and dated General Election jug for 1835, gilt with inscriptions recording the General Election and the commemorating the election of the twelve Conservative Members for the County of Shropshire 1835, 22.5cm high Provenance: Berwick House, Shropshire Condition

Lot #: 65

Estimate: £300 - £500

Date: 12 May 2021

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An English porcelain flower-encrusted pot pourri urn and cover of...

An English porcelain flower-encrusted pot pourri urn and cover of Coalbrookdale type, mid 19th century, 32cm high Provenance: Berwick House, Shropshire Condition Report: Small chips Condition Report Disclaimer

Lot #: 66

Estimate: £180 - £220

Date: 12 May 2021

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A pair of Sevres (outside decorated) two-handled seaux

A pair of Sevres (outside decorated) two-handled seaux, circa 1860, gilt with the cypher of Napoleon III beneath an anthemion band, pseudo palace inventory marks, cancelled Sevres potting mark for 1860, 20cm wide; and a pair of wine glasses gilt with Napoleon III cypher, circa 1860, 13.5cm high

Lot #: 67

Estimate: £120 - £180

Date: 12 May 2021

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A Regency mahogany library bookcase

A Regency mahogany library bookcase, circa 1815, of breakfront outline, the moulded cornice above glazed bookcase doors, the base with arrangement of cupboard doors, 236cm high, 251cm wide, 56cm deep Provenance: Berwick House, Shropshire

Lot #: 68

Estimate: £2,000 - £3,000

Date: 12 May 2021

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A balustroid wine glass

A balustroid wine glass, circa 1740, the bell bowl supported on a stem with annular knop above an inverted baluster section with tear inclusion, on a folded conical foot, 16cm high Provenance: Berwick House, Shropshire Condition Report: No damage detected. Dirt inclusion in the metal of the bowl

Lot #: 69

Estimate: £250 - £350

Date: 12 May 2021

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Six various balustroid wine glasses

Six various balustroid wine glasses, mid 18th century, including one engraved example, all with folded conical feet, 16cm high Provenance: Berwick House, Shropshire Condition Report: No damage issues noted. Condition Report Disclaimer

Lot #: 70

Estimate: £250 - £350

Date: 12 May 2021

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An airtwist wine glass

An airtwist wine glass, mid 18th century, the round funnel bowl supported on a double-knopped stem filled with spiral threads and with a conical foot, 16cm high: and a composite-stemmed wine glass of drawn trumpet form, 18cm high Provenance: Berwick House, Shropshire Condition Report: Foot rim chip

Lot #: 71

Estimate: £120 - £180

Date: 12 May 2021

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A mercury-twist wine glass

A mercury-twist wine glass, circa 1760, the ogee bowl with spirally fluted lower section, on a double series stem, 15cm high; and another similar, 14.5cm high Provenance: Berwick House, Shropshire Condition Report: No serious damage detected. Condition Report Disclaimer

Lot #: 72

Estimate: £120 - £180

Date: 12 May 2021

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A pair of engraved commemorative opaque-twist ale glasses

A pair of engraved commemorative opaque-twist ale glasses, third quarter 18th century, engraved with daffodils and each inscribed Mrs A. Gof, 18.5cm high Provenance: Berwick House, Shropshire

Lot #: 73

Estimate: £400 - £600

Date: 12 May 2021

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An engraved plain-stemmed ale flute

An engraved plain-stemmed ale flute, mid 18th century, decorated with a bird and convolvulus, folded conical foot, 17cm high; and another with an engraved ovoid bowl, 12cm high Provenance: Berwick House, Shropshire Condition Report: No damage issues noted. Condition Report Disclaimer

Lot #: 74

Estimate: £150 - £250

Date: 12 May 2021

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Fourteen various plain-stemmed wine glasses

Fourteen various plain-stemmed wine glasses, for the most part mid 18th century (at least one later copy), 16.5cm high and smaller Provenance: Berwick House, Shropshire Condition Report: Three have a chip to the bowl rim. Condition Report Disclaimer

Lot #: 75

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 12 May 2021

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Eight various engraved plain-stemmed wine glasses

Eight various engraved plain-stemmed wine glasses, mid 18th century, folded conical feet, 15.5cm high and smaller Provenance: Berwick House, Shropshire Condition Report: No damage issues noted. Condition Report Disclaimer

Lot #: 76

Estimate: £250 - £350

Date: 12 May 2021

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An opaque-twist wine glass

An opaque-twist wine glass, circa 1760, the round funnel bowl above a double-knopped stem filled with spiral threads, on a conical foot, 14.5cm high, paper dealer's label Provenance: Berwick House, Shropshire, previously with Churchill Glass Condition Report: No damage noted. Condition Report

Lot #: 77

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 12 May 2021

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Three various opaque-twist wine glasses

Three various opaque-twist wine glasses, third quarter 18th century, including a firing glass with an engraved bowl and two other wine glasses with hammered flute lower sections, double series stems, conical feet, 14.5cm high and smaller Provenance: Berwick House, Shropshire Condition Report: No

Lot #: 78

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 12 May 2021

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Four various opaque-twist wine glasses

Four various opaque-twist wine glasses, third quarter 18th century, including an example with an ogee bowl with honeycomb-moulded lower section, another with a spirally-fluted ogee bowl, on double series stems and conical feet, 16.5cm high and smaller Provenance: Berwick House, Shropshire, the two

Lot #: 79

Estimate: £250 - £350

Date: 12 May 2021

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A firing glass

A firing glass, mid 18th century, the funnel bowl supported on a substantial foot, 10.5cm high Provenance: Berwick House, Shropshire Condition Report: No damage Condition Report Disclaimer

Lot #: 80

Estimate: £100 - £150

Date: 12 May 2021

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A pedestal stemmed sweetmeat glass

A pedestal stemmed sweetmeat glass, second half 18th century, the honeycomb-moulded ogee bowl supported on a Silesian stem and a domed and folded foot, 15.5cm high; and another sweetmeat glass, 16cm high Provenance: Berwick House, Shropshire Condition Report: No damage detected. Condition Report

Lot #: 81

Estimate: £250 - £350

Date: 12 May 2021

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Two similar composite stemmed wine glasses

Two similar composite stemmed wine glasses, mid 18th century, of drawn trumpet form and with inverted baluster airtwist stems and conical feet, 17cm & 18cm high respectively Provenance: Berwick House, Shropshire Condition Report: No serious damage or restoration noted. Condition Report Disclaimer

Lot #: 82

Estimate: £400 - £600

Date: 12 May 2021

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A facet-stemmed wine glass of James Giles type

A facet-stemmed wine glass of James Giles type, circa 1770, the round funnel bowl with faceted lower section and gilt with flowers, possibly in the atelier of James Giles, conical foot, 15.5cm high Provenance: Berwick House, Shropshire Condition Report: Slight rubbing to gilding. Condition Report

Lot #: 83

Estimate: £400 - £600

Date: 12 May 2021

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A group of six facet-stemmed wine glasses

A group of six facet-stemmed wine glasses, late 18th century, four with bowls engraved and polished with flowers and two undecorated examples, 15.5cm high and smaller Provenance: Berwick House, Shropshire Condition Report: The glass with tulip has a chip to the foot rim. One of the flower decorated

Lot #: 84

Estimate: £250 - £350

Date: 12 May 2021

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A pair of engraved facet-stemmed wine glasses

A pair of engraved facet-stemmed wine glasses, late 18th century, the round funnel bowls engraved with lily-of-the-valley, conical folded feet, 16cm; and a pair of facet-stemmed candlesticks, late 18th century, 16.5cm and smaller Provenance: Berwick House, Shropshire Condition Report: One wine glass

Lot #: 85

Estimate: £400 - £600

Date: 12 May 2021

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An engraved commemorative rummer for Admiral Lord Nelson

An engraved commemorative rummer for Admiral Lord Nelson, possibly from William Absolon Jnr.'s workshop, Yarmouth, early 19th century, engraved and polished with HMS Victory and inscribed A TOKEN OF REGARD FROM YARMOUTH and THE VICTORY 110 GUNS, LORD NELSON FLAG SHIP, on a knopped stem and round

Lot #: 86

Estimate: £600 - £800

Date: 12 May 2021

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An English cut-glass and engraved beer glass

An English cut-glass and engraved beer glass, circa 1820, decorated with an oval panel engraved with a classical maiden emblematic of Justice, reserved on a ground strawberry diamonds, 12.5cm high Provenance: Berwick House, Shropshire Condition Report: No damage detected. Condition Report Disclaimer

Lot #: 87

Estimate: £100 - £150

Date: 12 May 2021

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A Coalport blue ground and gilt commemorative and dated jug for the General...

A Coalport blue ground and gilt commemorative and dated jug for the General Election of 1841, gilt with inscriptions recording the General Election and the Restoration of the Conservative Members for the County of Salop in 1841, 29cm high Provenance: Berwick House, Shropshire Condition Report

Lot #: 88

Estimate: £600 - £800

Date: 12 May 2021

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Seven green and engraved plain-stemmed wine glasses

Seven green and engraved plain-stemmed wine glasses, mid 19th century, the round funnel bowls engraved with fruiting vine, 13.5cm high Provenance: Berwick House, Shropshire Condition Report: No damage detected. Condition Report Disclaimer

Lot #: 89

Estimate: £100 - £200

Date: 12 May 2021