Silver, Objects of Vertu & Portrait Miniatures

Dreweatts & Bloomsbury Auctions
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Date of the auction: 12.11.2008

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A Victorian electroplated table centrepiece, PODR mark for 28th December 1872

A Victorian electroplated table centrepiece, PODR mark for 28th December 1872, with a central cut glass dish, three ram's headed branches to an urn, on three reeded columns with a shaped circular base modelled with three winged horses, on cast panel feet, 40.5cm (16in) high (lacking the subsidiary

Lot #: 500

Estimate: £300 - £500

Date: 12 Nov 2008

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A pair of Old Sheffield plate twin-branch three-light candelabra by Matthew...

A pair of Old Sheffield plate twin-branch three-light candelabra by Matthew Boulton Plate Co., circa 1810, also converting to a single five light, circular with lobed borders, 56cm (22in) high as a pair

Lot #: 501

Estimate: £400 - £600

Date: 12 Nov 2008

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A pair of ivory and electroplated candlesticks by Joseph Rodgers & Sons

A pair of ivory and electroplated candlesticks by Joseph Rodgers & Sons, Sheffield, the tusks stamped 'Rd. No. 182821' for 1891, with square capitals, foliate scroll branches, tusk tip stems and square bases with paterae and husk borders, 36.5cm (14.25in) high

Lot #: 502

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 12 Nov 2008

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'The Milton Shield', a Victorian electroplated and electrotyped oval shield...

'The Milton Shield', a Victorian electroplated and electrotyped oval shield by Elkington & Co., decorated with scenes from 'Paradise Lost' in relief and heightened with borders of gilding, after a design by Morel Ladeuil, signed 'Morel Ladeuil Fecit 1866' and 'Elkington & Co', 85.5cm (34in) high

Lot #: 503

Estimate: £800 - £1,200

Date: 12 Nov 2008

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A set of six George III English provincial silver Old English pattern table...

A set of six George III English provincial silver Old English pattern table forks by Joseph Hicks, Exeter 1801, engraved with a script 'A', 21cm (8.25in) long, 391g (12.5 oz

Lot #: 504

Estimate: £150 - £250

Date: 12 Nov 2008

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A George II English provincial silver Hanoverian pattern table spoon by...

A George II English provincial silver Hanoverian pattern table spoon by James Strang, Exeter (date letter compressed, earliest mention 1705, last mention 1736), engraved 'IA PB 1743'; another similar, possibly Thomas Coffin or Thomas Clarke, Exeter (date letter compressed), engraved '1745 IA I*B

Lot #: 505

Estimate: £80 - £120

Date: 12 Nov 2008

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A Queen Anne English provincial silver two handled small cup by Edward Richards

A Queen Anne English provincial silver two handled small cup by Edward Richards, Exeter 1709, Britannia standard, half spiral gadrooned with bands of punched leaves, with two S-scroll twist wire handles, later engraved with a crowned cypher, engraved 'GL' below, 7cm (2.75in) high, 74g (2.25 oz) The

Lot #: 506

Estimate: £1,000 - £1,500

Date: 12 Nov 2008

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A William IV English provincial silver bowl by Thomas Wheatley, Newcastle 1831

A William IV English provincial silver bowl by Thomas Wheatley, Newcastle 1831, with a reeded rim and a circular foot, engraved with an armorial, 16cm (6.25in) diameter, 337g (10.75 oz) The arms possibly of GRANDISON or ANNESLEY and an unrelated crest

Lot #: 507

Estimate: £300 - £400

Date: 12 Nov 2008

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A George III English provincial silver Old English pattern serving spoon by...

A George III English provincial silver Old English pattern serving spoon by Christian Ker Reid I, Newcastle 1804 or 1806 (the marks poorly struck), engraved with a crest, 31cm (12.25in) long, 116g (3.5 oz) The crest of BRIGGS of Catherington House, near Portsmouth, Hants

Lot #: 508

Estimate: £100 - £150

Date: 12 Nov 2008

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A Victorian English provincial silver Old English pattern soup ladle by Reid...

A Victorian English provincial silver Old English pattern soup ladle by Reid & Sons, Newcastle 1881, engraved with a crest, 32cm (12.5in) long, 185g (5.75 oz); and a pair of Old English pattern sauce ladles by Reid & Sons, Newcastle 1879, engraved with a crest, 17.5cm (7in) long, 110g (3.5 oz) The

Lot #: 509

Estimate: £250 - £350

Date: 12 Nov 2008

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A Scottish plaid brooch, late 19th century, formed from an eagle

A Scottish plaid brooch, late 19th century, formed from an eagle's talon with foliate engraved mount and an applied shield engraved 'E. A. H.', 13cm (5in) long

Lot #: 510

Estimate: £100 - £150

Date: 12 Nov 2008

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A Victorian Scottish provincial silver cream ladle by Joseph Pozzie & Rob

A Victorian Scottish provincial silver cream ladle by Joseph Pozzie & Rob. Stewart, Elgin circa 1840, fiddle pattern, engraved a script 'J', 15.5cm (6in); and a Continental silver coloured sauce ladle, stamped '925' and a fish mark, 18cm (7in) long, 91g (2.75 oz) gross

Lot #: 511

Estimate: £100 - £150

Date: 12 Nov 2008

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A George III Scottish silver small quaich, maker's mark 'RG'

A George III Scottish silver small quaich, maker's mark 'RG' (perhaps Robert Gray of Glasgow), with waisted handles and a collet foot, engraved with a cypher and a heraldic badge, 9.5cm (3.75in) wide, 34g (1 oz) No town or date mark, the duty mark used from 1797 to 1822, the maker's mark used until

Lot #: 512

Estimate: £150 - £200

Date: 12 Nov 2008

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A George IV Scottish silver twin handled cup, maker's mark 'AE'

A George IV Scottish silver twin handled cup, maker's mark 'AE' (not traced), Edinburgh 1824, of campana shape with reed and leaf scroll handles issuing from bacchic masks, an embossed laurel band and a lobed base, on a circular lobed and reeded foot, engraved with a crest with motto 'Felicem Reddit

Lot #: 513

Estimate: £500 - £800

Date: 12 Nov 2008

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A rare George III Scottish silver circular wax jack by William Robertson

A rare George III Scottish silver circular wax jack by William Robertson (admitted in 1789), Edinburgh (no date) circa 1790, with a bead outlined pan, a wirework frame, a domed base with a bead outline, a scroll handle with an oval thumb rest and a conical extinguisher with chain, 17cm (6.5in) high

Lot #: 514

Estimate: £1,200 - £1,800

Date: 12 Nov 2008

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A rare George III Irish silver circular wax jack by James Le Bas, Dublin 1813

A rare George III Irish silver circular wax jack by James Le Bas, Dublin 1813, with an acorn finial, a scroll scissor-action holder with a divided circular pan, a plain column and a circular base with a reeded border and a ring handle, engraved with a crest, 15cm (6in) high, 187g (6 oz) The crest of

Lot #: 515

Estimate: £1,500 - £2,000

Date: 12 Nov 2008

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A George III Irish silver oblong cream jug, maker's mark 'M .

A George III Irish silver oblong cream jug, maker's mark 'M ..', Dublin 1813, with a waved gadrooned rim, a harp handle, foliate engraving, and on four ball feet, 12cm (4.75cm high, 221g (7 oz

Lot #: 518

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 12 Nov 2008

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A George III Irish silver baluster small mug by James Scott, Dublin 1817

A George III Irish silver baluster small mug by James Scott, Dublin 1817, with a scroll handle issuing from a shell, half reeding and a moulded circular foot, 9.5cm (3.75in) high, 136g (4.25 oz

Lot #: 519

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 12 Nov 2008

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An Irish silver oval sauce boat by Charles Lamb, Dublin 1912

An Irish silver oval sauce boat by Charles Lamb, Dublin 1912, with a leaf-capped double scroll handle, a shaped rim and chased with goats, a cow, foliage and C-scrolls, on three lion mask headed paw feet, 17.5cm (7in) long, 190g (6 oz

Lot #: 520

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 12 Nov 2008

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Five Irish provincial fiddle pattern tea spoons, possibly Phineas Garde, Cork

Five Irish provincial fiddle pattern tea spoons, possibly Phineas Garde, Cork, circa 1820, stamped 'STERLING' only, engraved with a script monogram 'GAL', 14.2cm (5.5in) long, 105g (3.25 oz) See Jackson (3rd edition), p. 718 for this distinctive sterling mark of Garde

Lot #: 521

Estimate: £100 - £150

Date: 12 Nov 2008

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A George III Irish provincial silver oval sauce boat by Carden Terry

A George III Irish provincial silver oval sauce boat by Carden Terry, Cork circa 1765-95 (maker's mark and 'STERLING'), with a punched bead rim, a leaf-capped double scroll handle, on three shell and pad feet, 16.5cm (6.5in), 177g (5.5 oz) Provenance: The property of a lady of Title

Lot #: 522

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 12 Nov 2008

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A George II silver circular wax jack, maker's mark '..

A George II silver circular wax jack, maker's mark '...W', London 1758, with a beaded and turned finial, a scroll scissor-action holder with a divided circular beaded pan, a plain column, an openwork circular base, and three ball-and-claw feet, 15cm (6in) high, 138g (4.25 oz

Lot #: 523

Estimate: £1,000 - £1,500

Date: 12 Nov 2008

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A George II silver circular wax jack by Benjamin Godfrey, London 1739

A George II silver circular wax jack by Benjamin Godfrey, London 1739, the scroll scissor-action holder with a divided circular pan, a part screw-threaded column and a cast moulded circular base, engraved with a crest and '7-8' under, 14.5cm (5.75in) high, 225g (7 oz) The crest of ALLERTON, BARR

Lot #: 524

Estimate: £1,500 - £2,000

Date: 12 Nov 2008

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A George III silver circular wax jack, maker's mark 'B..

A George III silver circular wax jack, maker's mark 'B...' (probably Burrage Davenport), London 1776, with an acorn finial, a scroll scissor-action holder with a divided circular beaded pan, a plain column and a bead outlined circular base with a scroll handle, engraved with a crest, 14cm (5.5in

Lot #: 525

Estimate: £800 - £1,200

Date: 12 Nov 2008

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An early George III silver wax jack by S. Herbert & Co

An early George III silver wax jack by S. Herbert & Co., London 1760, with a bud finial, a scroll scissor-action holder with a divided circular pierced pan, a plain column, a pierced gadroon bordered circular base, a leaf-capped scroll handle and three ball-and-claw feet, 15.5cm (6in) high, 178g

Lot #: 526

Estimate: £800 - £1,200

Date: 12 Nov 2008

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An early George III silver hexa-lobed wax jack by John Langford II & John...

An early George III silver hexa-lobed wax jack by John Langford II & John Sebille, London 1765, with a vase finial, a scroll scissor-action holder with a divided pierced circular pan, a plain column, a pierced gadroon bordered lobed base, a leaf-capped scroll handle and three ball-and-claw feet

Lot #: 527

Estimate: £1,000 - £1,500

Date: 12 Nov 2008

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A early George III silver circular wax jack by John Langford II & John Sebille

A early George III silver circular wax jack by John Langford II & John Sebille, London 1769, with a turned finial, a scroll scissor-action holder with a divided circular beaded pan, a plain column, a bead outlined circular base, a scroll handle and a conical extinguisher on a chain, engraved with a

Lot #: 528

Estimate: £1,200 - £1,800

Date: 12 Nov 2008

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A George III silver circular wax jack by John Wakelin & William Taylor

A George III silver circular wax jack by John Wakelin & William Taylor, London 1786, with an acorn finial, a leafy scroll scissor-action holder with a divided circular pan, a plain column and a circular base with a reeded border and a scroll handle, engraved with an armorial and a motto 'Hazard Zet

Lot #: 529

Estimate: £800 - £1,200

Date: 12 Nov 2008

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A George III silver circular wax jack, probably by Joseph Scammell, London 1795

A George III silver circular wax jack, probably by Joseph Scammell, London 1795, with a reed outlined circular pan, a shield shaped reeded frame, a conical base, a reeded scroll handle with an oval thumb rest, and a conical extinguisher, 14.5cm (5.75in) high, 116g (3.75 oz) (the unmarked

Lot #: 530

Estimate: £800 - £1,200

Date: 12 Nov 2008

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A George III silver spherical pedestal wax jack by William Abdy II, London 1812

A George III silver spherical pedestal wax jack by William Abdy II, London 1812, with a reed outlined pan, a tapered finial, a two-part sphere with a reeded girdle, on a spreading foot with a reeded edge, with a conical extinguisher and chain, engraved with a script monogram, 15cm (6in) high, 229g

Lot #: 531

Estimate: £1,200 - £1,800

Date: 12 Nov 2008