Silver & Plate Including Corkscrews

Christie's
2 October 2007, London, South Kensington

Date of the auction: 02.10.2007

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A SET OF 12 SILVER JAMES I-STYLE WINE GOBLETS

A SET OF 12 SILVER JAMES I-STYLE WINE GOBLETS
MARK OF RW OVER B, LONDON, 1969 (RETAILER: HARRODS)
A SET OF 12 SILVER JAMES I-STYLE WINE GOBLETS MARK OF RW over B, LONDON, 1969 (RETAILER: HARRODS) Chased with acanthus and other motifs, gilded interiors, from a limited series of 500 (numbers 29-40), 6

Lot #: 500

Estimate: £800 - £1,000

Date: 2 Oct 2007

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A PAIR OF GEORGE IV SILVER WINE COASTERS

A PAIR OF GEORGE IV SILVER WINE COASTERS
MARK OF S.C.YOUNG & CO. SHEFFIELD, 1823
A PAIR OF GEORGE IV SILVER WINE COASTERS MARK OF S.C.YOUNG & CO. SHEFFIELD, 1823 With gadrooned sides and stylised foliate mounts, the turned wood bases with central bosses engraved with a crest. (2

Lot #: 501

Estimate: £600 - £800

Date: 2 Oct 2007

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CANOEING INTEREST: A LATE VICTORIAN SILVER-MOUNTED CUT GLASS...

CANOEING INTEREST: A LATE VICTORIAN SILVER-MOUNTED CUT GLASS CLARET JUG
MARK OF SAMUEL SUMMERS DREW & ERNEST DREW, LONDON, 1888
CANOEING INTEREST: A LATE VICTORIAN SILVER-MOUNTED CUT GLASS CLARET JUG MARK OF SAMUEL SUMMERS DREW & ERNEST DREW, LONDON, 1888, Ovoid hobnail-cut body, the silver foliate

Lot #: 502

Estimate: £500 - £700

Date: 2 Oct 2007

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A VICTORIAN SILVER MOUNTED PLAIN GLASS CLARET JUG

A VICTORIAN SILVER MOUNTED PLAIN GLASS CLARET JUG
INDISTINCT MARKS, LONDON, 1868
A VICTORIAN SILVER MOUNTED PLAIN GLASS CLARET JUG INDISTINCT MARKS, LONDON, 1868 The mount with bacchus masks and clusters of fruit, the cover with rampant lion and shield thumb-piece, engraved with a crest, monogram to

Lot #: 503

Estimate: £600 - £700

Date: 2 Oct 2007

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A PAIR OF OLD SHEFFIELD PLATE WINE COOLERS

A PAIR OF OLD SHEFFIELD PLATE WINE COOLERS
CIRCA 1830, CROSSED KEYS MARK TO BASES
A PAIR OF OLD SHEFFIELD PLATE WINE COOLERS CIRCA 1830, CROSSED KEYS MARK TO BASES Fluted campana form with entwined rustic handles and detachable collars with shell and scroll borders (one cooler lacking sleeve) each

Lot #: 504

Estimate: £1,000 - £1,200

Date: 2 Oct 2007

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A LATE VICTORIAN SILVER MOUNTED CUT-GLASS CLARET JUG

A LATE VICTORIAN SILVER MOUNTED CUT-GLASS CLARET JUG
MARK OF BARKER BROS. BIRMINGHAM, 1898
A LATE VICTORIAN SILVER MOUNTED CUT-GLASS CLARET JUG MARK OF BARKER BROS. BIRMINGHAM, 1898 The tapering glass body part cut with star-cut roundels and base, the upper half with hobnail cut and with fine-cut

Lot #: 506

Estimate: £300 - £400

Date: 2 Oct 2007

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A GLASS CLARET JUG WITH VICTORIAN SILVER MOUNT

A GLASS CLARET JUG WITH VICTORIAN SILVER MOUNT
MARK OF JOHN FIGG, LONDON, 1856
A GLASS CLARET JUG WITH VICTORIAN SILVER MOUNT MARK OF JOHN FIGG, LONDON, 1856 The mount decorated in relief with masks & pendent fruit, thumb-piece formed as a lion rampant supporting a shield, the latter initialled

Lot #: 507

Estimate: £500 - £700

Date: 2 Oct 2007

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SIX GILT-LINED SILVER LIQUEUR CUPS

SIX GILT-LINED SILVER LIQUEUR CUPS
MARK OF S. BLACKENSEE & SONS LTD., BIRMINGHAM, 1925
SIX GILT-LINED SILVER LIQUEUR CUPS MARK OF S. BLACKENSEE & SONS LTD., BIRMINGHAM, 1925 Plain with baluster stem and spreading foot - 4 in.(10cm.) fitted case (6

Lot #: 508

Estimate: £300 - £350

Date: 2 Oct 2007

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A SILVER-MOUNTED CUT GLASS CLARET JUG

A SILVER-MOUNTED CUT GLASS CLARET JUG
MARK OF RICHARD RICHARDSON, SHEFFIELD, 1912
A SILVER-MOUNTED CUT GLASS CLARET JUG, MARK OF RICHARD RICHARDSON, SHEFFIELD, 1912, Diamond-cut body, plain mount with bead borders, 10 in. high (25.5 cm

Lot #: 509

Estimate: £400 - £500

Date: 2 Oct 2007

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A COLLECTION OF MOSTLY NOVELTY AND SIMPLE CORKSCREWS

A COLLECTION OF MOSTLY NOVELTY AND SIMPLE CORKSCREWS
A COLLECTION OF MOSTLY NOVELTY AND SIMPLE CORKSCREWS 2 Carlo Gemelli painted double levers, Barman & Barmaid (both in poor condition) 2 Italian brass double levers; 4 two-prong cork extractors; several caplifters including a figure type; 2 Magic

Lot #: 510

Estimate: £100 - £200

Date: 2 Oct 2007

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A THOMASON VARIANT CORKSCREW

A THOMASON VARIANT CORKSCREW
A THOMASON VARIANT CORKSCREW With turned nickel top handle and hardwood raising handle (chipped and turning reduced at both ends of the handle) the barrel with numerous small dents and bruises and missing badge, worm short/blunt

Lot #: 512

Estimate: £300 - £400

Date: 2 Oct 2007

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A NEWTON'S 1856 PATENT RATCHET

A NEWTON'S 1856 PATENT RATCHET
A NEWTON'S 1856 PATENT RATCHET With shaped wood handle, chipped, no brush, marked on the brass casing, "PATENT" mechanism defective, cyphered helix with chipped point

Lot #: 515

Estimate: £500 - £700

Date: 2 Oct 2007

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AN ENGLISH BURGESS & FENTON SINGLE LEVER CORKSCREW

AN ENGLISH BURGESS & FENTON SINGLE LEVER CORKSCREW
JOHN BURGESS (1) 1874 PATENT NO.3004
AN ENGLISH BURGESS & FENTON SINGLE LEVER CORKSCREW JOHN BURGESS (1) 1874 PATENT NO.3004 Marked J B & SONS, PATENT LIFT, some discolouration to the polished wood handle and minor rust marks to metal parts, the

Lot #: 516

Estimate: £1,200 - £1,500

Date: 2 Oct 2007

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A LUNDS "LONDON DRAWING STAND"

A LUNDS "LONDON DRAWING STAND"
A LUNDS "LONDON DRAWING STAND" A rare example of a Lunds table corkscrew with ivorine handle, mounted on a reconstructed folding brass stand, marked on the corkscrew Lund Patent London . Overall length - 15¼ ins. (38.75cm

Lot #: 517

Estimate: £1,000 - £1,200

Date: 2 Oct 2007

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A FRENCH NICKEL PLATED TYR CORKSCREW

A FRENCH NICKEL PLATED TYR CORKSCREW
MARKED TYR BTE.S.G.D.G.
A FRENCH NICKEL PLATED TYR CORKSCREW MARKED TYR BTE.S.G.D.G. Also marked on one lever "CHAMPAGNE, VVE. DEVAUX, EPERNAY", loss of plating on all parts, centre worm

Lot #: 517 A

Estimate: £150 - £200

Date: 2 Oct 2007

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A COLLECTION OF CORKSCREWS AND LITERATURE

A COLLECTION OF CORKSCREWS AND LITERATURE
A COLLECTION OF CORKSCREWS AND LITERATURE TWO HEELEY'S A.1 corkscrews; a TYR; 2 Willett's SURPRISE; silver mounted boar's tusk corkscrew, CHESTER 1927; 2 notched shank; an AERO; various other corkscrews inc. 2 dogs, neccesaire; ZIG-ZAG; several modern items

Lot #: 518

Estimate: £300 - £400

Date: 2 Oct 2007

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TWO ENGLISH FOUR-PILLAR CORKSCREWS (INCOMPLETE)

TWO ENGLISH FOUR-PILLAR CORKSCREWS (INCOMPLETE)
TWO ENGLISH FOUR-PILLAR CORKSCREWS (INCOMPLETE) A steel example (handle damaged and side handle missing) a nickel plated example (side handle missing and shaft thread def.) a Lund's LONDON RACK; and a HEELEY'S nickel plated A.1. double lever (4

Lot #: 519

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 2 Oct 2007

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A "PULLEZI" COMPOUND LEVER CORKSCREW

A "PULLEZI" COMPOUND LEVER CORKSCREW
A "PULLEZI" COMPOUND LEVER CORKSCREW 3 Lunds Levers; a similar example with lozenge trademark; an unmarked lever; and two associated corkscrews

Lot #: 520

Estimate: £200 - £400

Date: 2 Oct 2007

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A 18TH CENTURY FRENCH SMALL CAGE CORKSCREW

A 18TH CENTURY FRENCH SMALL CAGE CORKSCREW
A 18TH CENTURY FRENCH SMALL CAGE CORKSCREW With flat handle and scroll pierced cage with punch bead decoration on the top of the cage and several of the small roundels, Archimedian screw

Lot #: 521

Estimate: £1,800 - £2,000

Date: 2 Oct 2007

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A JULES BRANGS CORKSCREW

A JULES BRANGS CORKSCREW
UNMARKED
A JULES BRANGS CORKSCREW UNMARKED With hinged arms and Archimedian screw

Lot #: 522

Estimate: £300 - £400

Date: 2 Oct 2007

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A DUTCH 18TH/19TH SILVER POCKET CORKSCREW

A DUTCH 18TH/19TH SILVER POCKET CORKSCREW
APPARENTLY UNMARKED
A DUTCH 18TH/19TH SILVER POCKET CORKSCREW APPARENTLY UNMARKED With cast fish handle and tapering sheath bright-cut engraved with stylised leaves and wrigglework lines, some minor abrasions, wire helix with light corrosion, engraved

Lot #: 523

Estimate: £1,250 - £1,500

Date: 2 Oct 2007

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TWO FRENCH SILVER HANDLE STRAIGHT PULL CORKSCREWS

TWO FRENCH SILVER HANDLE STRAIGHT PULL CORKSCREWS
ONE = MARK OF TÉTARD FRERES, MINERVA; THE OTHER = (?) FRES, MINERVA 1 MARK
TWO FRENCH SILVER HANDLE STRAIGHT PULL CORKSCREWS ONE = MARK OF TÉTARD FRERES, MINERVA; THE OTHER = (?) FRES, MINERVA 1 MARK With cast vine handles incorporating a cask and

Lot #: 523 A

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 2 Oct 2007

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A GERMAN KUMMER TYPE CORKSCREW

A GERMAN KUMMER TYPE CORKSCREW
UNMARKED
A GERMAN KUMMER TYPE CORKSCREW UNMARKED All steel "Ausstosser" version, traces of plating and some corrosion, centre worm; and a German all steel corkscrew with clutch, traces of plating, centre worm (2

Lot #: 528

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 2 Oct 2007

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A COLLECTION OF MAINLY GERMAN CORKSCREWS

A COLLECTION OF MAINLY GERMAN CORKSCREWS
A COLLECTION OF MAINLY GERMAN CORKSCREWS 2 Columbus type; 2 Challenge; 2 pocket corkscrews; a fly-nut type; a simple corkscrew and 2 Maro type (a lot) (10

Lot #: 529

Estimate: £50 - £60

Date: 2 Oct 2007

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A MOET & CHANDON DOUBLE LEVER CORKSCREW

A MOET & CHANDON DOUBLE LEVER CORKSCREW
A MOET & CHANDON DOUBLE LEVER CORKSCREW Nickel plated and marked on the handle and collar, "Made in France " "Depose" on levers, Archimedian screw

Lot #: 531

Estimate: £250 - £350

Date: 2 Oct 2007

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A WIDE RACK CORKSCREW

A WIDE RACK CORKSCREW
A WIDE RACK CORKSCREW With turned bone handle, damaged, lacking badge (solder mark remaining) defective mechanism; a Thomason type corkscrew with bone handle (chips/cracks), lacking badge; 2 Italian double lever corkscrews; and an unmarked brass wing nut corkscrew (5

Lot #: 532

Estimate: £100 - £150

Date: 2 Oct 2007

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A COLLECTION OF CORKSCREWS

A COLLECTION OF CORKSCREWS
A COLLECTION OF CORKSCREWS 11 Roundlets; 7 three & four-finger types; 5 folding bows; 3 multi-tools; 12 simple corkscrews including five Clough wire type; 7 pen knives with corkscrews; a Plants Magic type, unmarked; a Williamson type bottle roundlet; and 2 Patent medicine

Lot #: 533

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 2 Oct 2007

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TWENTY-FIVE FOLDING BOW CORKSCREWS

TWENTY-FIVE FOLDING BOW CORKSCREWS
TWENTY-FIVE FOLDING BOW CORKSCREWS Including a two-tool and a three-tool example (25

Lot #: 534

Estimate: £100 - £200

Date: 2 Oct 2007

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A COLLECTION OF CORKSCREWS

A COLLECTION OF CORKSCREWS
A COLLECTION OF CORKSCREWS German, American type, straight pull etc. including a Duck Bill; 8 Walker Bell caps (2 with advertising handles) a Victor; 2 Challenge type (one with sliding sleeve) 2 Monopol; a rack and pinion; an Italian chrome plated heavy frame corkscrew

Lot #: 535

Estimate: £250 - £300

Date: 2 Oct 2007

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A SILVER-MOUNTED CORKSCREW WITH TUSK HANDLE

A SILVER-MOUNTED CORKSCREW WITH TUSK HANDLE
MARK OF GREY & CO., BIRMINGHAM, 1908
A SILVER-MOUNTED CORKSCREW WITH TUSK HANDLE MARK OF GREY & CO., BIRMINGHAM, 1908 The tusk most probably from a Warthog , with plain cap and nickel plated long shank, centre worm, overall length - 13 1/8 ins. (33.5cm

Lot #: 536

Estimate: £100 - £150

Date: 2 Oct 2007