Silver

Woolley and Wallis Salisbury Salerooms Ltd
Castle Street 51-61
SP1 3SU Salisbury Wiltshire
United Kingdom
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Date of the auction: 27.01.2010

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An 18th century continental miniature silver goblet

An 18th century continental miniature silver goblet, possible mark to inside of bowl, tapering fluted bowl, knopped stem on an octafoil base, height 3.8cm

Lot #: 669

Estimate: £300 - £350

Date: 27 Jan 2010

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A pair of miniature silver candle trimmers

A pair of miniature silver candle trimmers, unmarked, of scissor form with oval ring handles, length 7cm

Lot #: 670

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 27 Jan 2010

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A miniature silver tobacco rasp

A miniature silver tobacco rasp, possibly marked with a control mark to handle, possibly 18th century, length 5.3cm

Lot #: 671

Estimate: £400 - £600

Date: 27 Jan 2010

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A late 18th century Dutch silver miniature toy

A late 18th century Dutch silver miniature toy, possibly by Adolf Verschuyl, Amsterdam 1786, also with other marks, modelled as a rat trap, length 4.6cm, approx. weight 1oz

Lot #: 672

Estimate: £300 - £400

Date: 27 Jan 2010

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Oxford University

Oxford University, a Victorian silver seal box, by William Edwards, London 1876, oval form, the pull off cover engraved with the arms of Oxford university and 'UNIVERSITAS OXONIENSIS', length 9.6cm, approx. weight 3oz

Lot #: 673

Estimate: £400 - £600

Date: 27 Jan 2010

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A Victorian presentation silver table snuff box

A Victorian presentation silver table snuff box, by Nathaniel Mills, Birmingham 1848, rectangular form, engine turned decoration, the hinged cover with a presentation inscription ' PRESENTED BY F&W LEWIS OF BELFAST MR JAMES NELSON GIRVAN as a token of esteem and respect for his upright conduct in

Lot #: 674

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 27 Jan 2010

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A Victorian novelty silver box modelled as a Bramah key

A Victorian novelty silver box modelled as a Bramah key, by Henry Dee, London 1873, retailed by Barker, 164, New Bond Street, the hinged cover with a ring attachment, length 8.5cm, approx. weight 2oz

Lot #: 675

Estimate: £800 - £1,000

Date: 27 Jan 2010

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A modern silver mounted lapis lazuli box

A modern silver mounted lapis lazuli box, maker's mark of BJK, Birmingham 1977, circular form, the lapis cover mounted with textured decoration, height 2.2cm

Lot #: 676

Estimate: £100 - £150

Date: 27 Jan 2010

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A Novelty silver Humpty-Dumpty pin cushion

A Novelty silver Humpty-Dumpty pin cushion, by Levi and Salaman, Birmingham 1910, green velvet cushion, embossed 'HUMPTY DUMPTY', height 4cm

Lot #: 677

Estimate: £500 - £700

Date: 27 Jan 2010

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A late-Victorian silver wall barometer and thermometer

A late-Victorian silver wall barometer and thermometer, by L. Emmanuel, Birmingham 1891, tapering form with a circular barometer, simulated crocodile skin decoration, height 23cm

Lot #: 678

Estimate: £100 - £150

Date: 27 Jan 2010

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A mixed lot of silver items

A mixed lot of silver items, various dates and makers, comprising a candle snuffer with a wooden baluster handle, a trinket box, a travelling inkwell, a rouge pot, four modern wine labels, and two magnifying glasses. (10

Lot #: 679

Estimate: £100 - £150

Date: 27 Jan 2010

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A pair of Scottish silver mounted hard stone knife rests

A pair of Scottish silver mounted hard stone knife rests, maker's mark of J and C, Edinburgh 1957, cylindrical form, with X terminals, plus a pair of silver mounted hard stone napkin rings, Birmingham 1922. (4

Lot #: 680

Estimate: £150 - £200

Date: 27 Jan 2010

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A late-Victorian silver novelty owl pepper pot

A late-Victorian silver novelty owl pepper pot, by Hawksworth, Eyre and Co Limited, Sheffield 1897, modelled in a standing position, height 7cm

Lot #: 681

Estimate: £250 - £300

Date: 27 Jan 2010

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A rare Victorian novelty silver vinaigrette modelled as a nutmeg

A rare Victorian novelty silver vinaigrette modelled as a nutmeg, the grille inscribed S. Mordan and Co, London, the nut with textured decoration, the grille with pierced foliate scroll decoration, length 3.1cm

Lot #: 682

Estimate: £800 - £1,200

Date: 27 Jan 2010

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A pair of modern novelty silver owl salt and pepper pots

A pair of modern novelty silver owl salt and pepper pots, maker's mark of PJM, Birmingham 1997, modelled in standing position, glass eyes, height 5.5cm, approx. weight 4oz. (2

Lot #: 683

Estimate: £250 - £300

Date: 27 Jan 2010

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A George III silver nutmeg grater

A George III silver nutmeg grater, by Phipps and Robinson, London 1788, plain hinged urn form, with a hinged cover with a reeded border and ball finial, with a raised square base, height 7cm, approx. gross weight 40g

Lot #: 684

Estimate: £800 - £1,200

Date: 27 Jan 2010

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A Victorian novelty silver owl pepper pot

A Victorian novelty silver owl pepper pot, by Edward Brown, London 1879, modelled in a standing position, pull off head with glass eyes, height 7.3cm, approx. weight 2oz

Lot #: 685

Estimate: £600 - £800

Date: 27 Jan 2010

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An early 19th century Irish silver mounted Glory of the Seas shell (Conus...

An early 19th century Irish silver mounted Glory of the Seas shell (Conus gloriamaris)snuff box, with maker's mark only, that of Aneas Ryan, Dublin circa 1810, the mount with a reeded border, and flush hinged cover engraved with castle ramparts below a star, length 10.3cm. **This shell could be a

Lot #: 686

Estimate: £700 - £900

Date: 27 Jan 2010

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A late-Victorian novelty silver table vesta case

A late-Victorian novelty silver table vesta case, by Thomas Smily, London 1887, modelled as the torso of a bearded sailor, hinged cover modelled as his hat, with a striker, mounted on a wooden plinth, height 9.2cm

Lot #: 687

Estimate: £800 - £900

Date: 27 Jan 2010

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A George III silver artist's prize

A George III silver artist's prize, by William Pitts, London 1815, modelled as an artist's pallet board, one side with engraved decoration and monogrammed, the other inscribed 'Reward of Merit presented to Miss Clara Waddington at Miss Jeffries Stoke Newington, June 1818, C.J.M. Whichelo Master

Lot #: 688

Estimate: £300 - £400

Date: 27 Jan 2010

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A George III silver nutmeg grater

A George III silver nutmeg grater, by Peter and Ann Bateman, London 1800, oval cylindrical form, the hinged side opens to reveal the grater, initialled, length 7.2cm

Lot #: 689

Estimate: £600 - £800

Date: 27 Jan 2010

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A set of four George III silver hunting buttons

A set of four George III silver hunting buttons, by William Turton, circa 1780, circular form, engraved with a huntsman holding a dead fox above the pack of hounds, two inscribed to reverse D.Parratt Milford on Sea, and one inscribed K. Parratt Windsor, diameter 3cm. (4

Lot #: 690

Estimate: £600 - £800

Date: 27 Jan 2010

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A matched set of six 18th century silver buttons

A matched set of six 18th century silver buttons, four by Benjamin Brewood, one by Isaac Duke, one unmarked, circa 1770, plain circular form, diameter 2.1cm, approx. weight 2oz. (6

Lot #: 691

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 27 Jan 2010

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A pair of George III silver hunting buttons

A pair of George III silver hunting buttons, maker's mark of Susanna Barker, circa 1780, circular form, engraved with running hounds and a hare, diameter 3cm, approx. weight 0.5oz. (2

Lot #: 692

Estimate: £250 - £300

Date: 27 Jan 2010

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A pair of George III silver hunting buttons

A pair of George III silver hunting buttons, maker's mark worn, circa 1780, circular form, both engraved with a fox appearing from a bush, diameter 2.6cm. (2

Lot #: 693

Estimate: £120 - £150

Date: 27 Jan 2010

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A silver and enamel regimental compact

A silver and enamel regimental compact, by P.K and P, Birmingham 1930, circular form, the hinged cover enamelled with the badge of the Cornwall Light Infantry, diameter 5cm, plus a silver watch chain, mounted with a coin and medallion. (2

Lot #: 694

Estimate: £80 - £120

Date: 27 Jan 2010

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A set of four late 18th century Irish silver hunting buttons

A set of four late 18th century Irish silver hunting buttons, marked with a harp and Hibernia and incuse marked I.S, circular form, engraved with a hare and 'Donn Hunt', plus a matching button with maker's mark only P.M, and a Scottish silver hunt button, maker's mark of J. McKay, Edinburgh circa

Lot #: 695

Estimate: £300 - £500

Date: 27 Jan 2010

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A novelty silver child's rattle

A novelty silver child's rattle, maker's marks of AJS, Birmingham 1927, the bell modelled as a guardsman, with a ring attachment, length 4.8cm

Lot #: 696

Estimate: £50 - £70

Date: 27 Jan 2010

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An 18th century continental silver snuff box

An 18th century continental silver snuff box, marked Cren and maker's mark AG four times, cartouche form, the hinged cover embossed with a figural scene, width 7.5cm, approx. weight 20oz

Lot #: 697

Estimate: £150 - £200

Date: 27 Jan 2010

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A silver mounted tortoiseshell box

A silver mounted tortoiseshell box, unmarked, probably 18th century, oval form, foliate mounts and hinged cover, with a ring loop, plus four later miniature dice, length 3.8cm

Lot #: 698

Estimate: £100 - £150

Date: 27 Jan 2010