The Bagpipes Auction

McTear's Auctioneers
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Head Office & Galleries
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United Kingdom
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Date of the auction: 15.08.2019

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CHAMBER BAGPIPES POSSIBLY BY GLEN'S EDINBURGH, African blackwood with ivory mounts, nickel ferrules, original chanter, possibly 1940s, in carry case Condition reports indicate issues visible to the naked eye. Whilst every effort is made to provide accurate and honest condition reports, none of our

Lot #: 1

Estimate: £200 - £250

Date: 15 Aug 2019

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HIGHLAND BAGPIPES, stocks different from drones, bottom section of bass drone different, rest of drones by Robertson Edinburgh, ivory mounts, in carry case Condition reports indicate issues visible to the naked eye. Whilst every effort is made to provide accurate and honest condition reports, none

Lot #: 2

Estimate: £120 - £180

Date: 15 Aug 2019

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HIGHLAND BAGPIPES, wood of drones heavily stained to look like blackwood, stocks different from drones, African Blackwood, with carry case Condition reports indicate issues visible to the naked eye. Whilst every effort is made to provide accurate and honest condition reports, none of our staff is a

Lot #: 3

Estimate: £80 - £120

Date: 15 Aug 2019

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HIGHLAND BAGPIPES BY KINTAIL, African blackwood, all original, chanter included, plastic rings and bushes, chanter included though may not be original, nickel ferules, in carry case Condition reports indicate issues visible to the naked eye. Whilst every effort is made to provide accurate and honest

Lot #: 4

Estimate: £200 - £250

Date: 15 Aug 2019

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THREE-QUARTER HIGHLAND BAGPIPES, no bag, blowstick missing, chanter missing sole, with carry case Condition reports indicate issues visible to the naked eye. Whilst every effort is made to provide accurate and honest condition reports, none of our staff is a professional conservator or restorer. Any

Lot #: 5

Estimate: £80 - £100

Date: 15 Aug 2019

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HIGHLAND BAGPIPES POSSIBLY BY HUGH MCPHERSON OF EDINBURGH, African blackwood, plastic ringcaps and mounts, probably 1970s, chanter included and probably original, in carry case Condition reports indicate issues visible to the naked eye. Whilst every effort is made to provide accurate and honest

Lot #: 6

Estimate: £200 - £250

Date: 15 Aug 2019

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HIGHLAND BAGPIPES, African blackwood, blowstick not original, chanter by Warnock not original, bass stock split at top, one tenor drone different, with ivory mounts on top section, with carry case Condition reports indicate issues visible to the naked eye. Whilst every effort is made to provide

Lot #: 7

Estimate: £100 - £120

Date: 15 Aug 2019

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HIGHLAND BAGPIPES POSSIBLY BY HENDERSON, African blackwood, blowstick missing, drones complete with nickel ferrule, plastic ring and bush, Warmac black acetal chanter, with carry case Condition reports indicate issues visible to the naked eye. Whilst every effort is made to provide accurate and

Lot #: 8

Estimate: £120 - £180

Date: 15 Aug 2019

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HIGHLAND BAGPIPES, African blackwood, chanter by Sinclair Leith, blowstick not original, plastic mounts, with carry case Condition reports indicate issues visible to the naked eye. Whilst every effort is made to provide accurate and honest condition reports, none of our staff is a professional

Lot #: 9

Estimate: £150 - £200

Date: 15 Aug 2019

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HIGHLAND BAGPIPES POSSIBLY BY ROBERTSON OF EDINBURGH, African blackwood, chanter not original probably by Macleod, blowstick not original, plastic rings and bushes, nickel ferrules, in carry case Condition reports indicate issues visible to the naked eye. Whilst every effort is made to provide

Lot #: 10

Estimate: £200 - £250

Date: 15 Aug 2019

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HIGHLAND BAGPIPES, African blackwood, ivory ringcaps and bushes, nickel ferrules, blowstick not original, chanter by warmac black acetal, damage to bottom of bass drone, bass stock split, in carry case Condition reports indicate issues visible to the naked eye. Whilst every effort is made to provide

Lot #: 11

Estimate: £300 - £350

Date: 15 Aug 2019

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HIGHLAND BAGPIPES BY POSSIBLY R.G. LAWRIE OF GLASGOW, African hardwood, half-beaded and combed, nickel ferrules, plastic rings and bushes, chanter included though may not be original in carry case Condition reports indicate issues visible to the naked eye. Whilst every effort is made to provide

Lot #: 12

Estimate: £200 - £250

Date: 15 Aug 2019

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HIGHLAND BAGPIPES POSSIBLY BY R.G. HARDIE OF GLASGOW, African blackwood, with carrying box, 'Robert Reid' chanter, plastic ring and bush, in carry case Condition reports indicate issues visible to the naked eye. Whilst every effort is made to provide accurate and honest condition reports, none of

Lot #: 13

Estimate: £200 - £250

Date: 15 Aug 2019

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HIGHLAND BAGPIPES POSSIBLY BY DAVID BOOTH, African blackwood, nickel ferrules, plastic mounts, with carry case Condition reports indicate issues visible to the naked eye. Whilst every effort is made to provide accurate and honest condition reports, none of our staff is a professional conservator or

Lot #: 14

Estimate: £150 - £200

Date: 15 Aug 2019

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DRUMMING KIT AND SUPPLIES, comprising four bass sticks, belt, shoes, drum holder, in carry case Condition reports indicate issues visible to the naked eye. Whilst every effort is made to provide accurate and honest condition reports, none of our staff is a professional conservator or restorer. Any

Lot #: 15

Estimate: £20 - £30

Date: 15 Aug 2019

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FEATHER BONNET, probably ostrich, with red hackle, with chin strap and tails, possibly Black Watch Condition reports indicate issues visible to the naked eye. Whilst every effort is made to provide accurate and honest condition reports, none of our staff is a professional conservator or restorer

Lot #: 16

Estimate: £20 - £40

Date: 15 Aug 2019

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FEATHER BONNET BY THOS. GORDON OF GLASGOW, probably ostrich, with light blue hackle, with chinstrap tails and cap badge for Argyll and Sutherland Condition reports indicate issues visible to the naked eye. Whilst every effort is made to provide accurate and honest condition reports, none of our

Lot #: 17

Estimate: £20 - £40

Date: 15 Aug 2019

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FEATHER BONNET, probably ostrich, with small red brush hackle, with chin strap and tails Condition reports indicate issues visible to the naked eye. Whilst every effort is made to provide accurate and honest condition reports, none of our staff is a professional conservator or restorer. Any

Lot #: 18

Estimate: £20 - £40

Date: 15 Aug 2019

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FEATHER BONNET, probably ostrich, with tails and white metal badge 'By Dand', probably Gordon Highlanders Condition reports indicate issues visible to the naked eye. Whilst every effort is made to provide accurate and honest condition reports, none of our staff is a professional conservator or

Lot #: 19

Estimate: £20 - £40

Date: 15 Aug 2019

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FEATHER BONNET PROBABLY BY THOS. GORDON OF GLASGOW, probably ostrich, with red hackle, with chin strap tails and white metal badge for the Black Watch Condition reports indicate issues visible to the naked eye. Whilst every effort is made to provide accurate and honest condition reports, none of our

Lot #: 20

Estimate: £20 - £40

Date: 15 Aug 2019

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THREE-TASSELED SPORRAN BY LECKIE, GRAHAM & CO. OF GLASGOW, leather and hair, white metal top and badge with bugle motif of the Highland Light Infantry, long black hair with white tassels Condition reports indicate issues visible to the naked eye. Whilst every effort is made to provide accurate and

Lot #: 21

Estimate: £30 - £40

Date: 15 Aug 2019

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LOT OF EIGHT BAGPIPE COVERS, of colours and sizes Condition reports indicate issues visible to the naked eye. Whilst every effort is made to provide accurate and honest condition reports, none of our staff is a professional conservator or restorer. Any condition report offered should be accepted as

Lot #: 22

Estimate: £20 - £40

Date: 15 Aug 2019

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LOT OF TEN BAGPIPE CORDS, of colours and sizes Condition reports indicate issues visible to the naked eye. Whilst every effort is made to provide accurate and honest condition reports, none of our staff is a professional conservator or restorer. Any condition report offered should be accepted as an

Lot #: 23

Estimate: £20 - £30

Date: 15 Aug 2019

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ELECTRONIC CHANTER, by Piob Beag, lolaire technology Condition reports indicate issues visible to the naked eye. Whilst every effort is made to provide accurate and honest condition reports, none of our staff is a professional conservator or restorer. Any condition report offered should be accepted

Lot #: 24

Estimate: £10 - £20

Date: 15 Aug 2019

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BAGPIPE CHANTER BY WARMAC BAGPIPES, black acetal, plastic sole Condition reports indicate issues visible to the naked eye. Whilst every effort is made to provide accurate and honest condition reports, none of our staff is a professional conservator or restorer. Any condition report offered should be

Lot #: 25

Estimate: £20 - £40

Date: 15 Aug 2019

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BAGPIPE CHANTER BY R.G. HARDIE OF GLASGOW, African blackwood, plastic sole Condition reports indicate issues visible to the naked eye. Whilst every effort is made to provide accurate and honest condition reports, none of our staff is a professional conservator or restorer. Any condition report

Lot #: 26

Estimate: £20 - £40

Date: 15 Aug 2019

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PRACTICE CHANTER POSSIBLY BY R.G. LAWRIE OF GLASGOW, African blackwood, nickel ferrule, plastic sole Condition reports indicate issues visible to the naked eye. Whilst every effort is made to provide accurate and honest condition reports, none of our staff is a professional conservator or restorer

Lot #: 27

Estimate: £20 - £40

Date: 15 Aug 2019

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PRACTICE CHANTER BY PIOB MOR, black acetal Condition reports indicate issues visible to the naked eye. Whilst every effort is made to provide accurate and honest condition reports, none of our staff is a professional conservator or restorer. Any condition report offered should be accepted as an

Lot #: 28

Estimate: £20 - £40

Date: 15 Aug 2019

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PRACTICE CHANTER BY MCCALLUM BAGPIPES, African blackwood, plastic sole Condition reports indicate issues visible to the naked eye. Whilst every effort is made to provide accurate and honest condition reports, none of our staff is a professional conservator or restorer. Any condition report offered

Lot #: 29

Estimate: £20 - £40

Date: 15 Aug 2019

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PRACTICE CHANTER BY WARMAC BAGPIPES, black plastic, circa late 1970s Condition reports indicate issues visible to the naked eye. Whilst every effort is made to provide accurate and honest condition reports, none of our staff is a professional conservator or restorer. Any condition report offered

Lot #: 30

Estimate: £20 - £40

Date: 15 Aug 2019