The Collector's Grand Tour: Curated Objects and Curiosities - full viewing and attendance by appointment only please - 688 Lots

Bamfords Auctioneers - The Derby Auction House
Chequers Road off Pentagon Island
DE21 6EN Derby
United Kingdom
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Date of the auction: 09.12.2021

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A 19th bronze library desk bust, cast in the Grand Tour tast...

A 19th bronze library desk bust, cast in the Grand Tour taste as Roman Emperor Commodus, square plinth base, 28.5cm high

Lot #: 5000

Estimate: £0

Date: 9 Dec 2021

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A 19th century amboyna and mahogany hand held stereoscopic v...

A 19th century amboyna and mahogany hand held stereoscopic viewer, 19cm wide, c.1890

Lot #: 5001

Estimate: £0

Date: 9 Dec 2021

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A 19th century animalier group, cast as a horse rearing, sta...

A 19th century animalier group, cast as a horse rearing, startled by a dog, oval alabaster base, 25cm wide

Lot #: 5002

Estimate: £0

Date: 9 Dec 2021

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A 19th century antiquarian's electrotype portrait, Zeus, aft...

A 19th century antiquarian's electrotype portrait, Zeus, after the Antique, oval, 8cm x 7cm, associated morocco connoisseur's case

Lot #: 5003

Estimate: £0

Date: 9 Dec 2021

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A 19th century armorial novelty cartel type wall timepiece, ...

A 19th century armorial novelty cartel type wall timepiece, 8.5cm circular enamel clock dial inscribed with Roman numerals, single winding hole, eight-day movement, the case cast with Royal arms and motto honi soit qui mal y pense dieu et mon droit, 32cm long, c.1890

Lot #: 5004

Estimate: £0

Date: 9 Dec 2021

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A 19th century black morocco leather Coombs patent travellin...

A 19th century black morocco leather Coombs patent travelling inkwell, hinged cover with swing handle, glass liner, 4.5cm wide, patented 1844

Lot #: 5005

Estimate: £0

Date: 9 Dec 2021

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A 19th century bone Barleycorn pattern chess set, red staine...

A 19th century bone Barleycorn pattern chess set, red stained opposition, the Kings 6cm high; an onyx and marble pietra dura chess board, 19.5cm square

Lot #: 5006

Estimate: £0

Date: 9 Dec 2021

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A 19th century brass and mahogany three drawer pocket telesc...

A 19th century brass and mahogany three drawer pocket telescope, by C West, Chancery Lane, London, 14cm extending to 38cm long

Lot #: 5007

Estimate: £0

Date: 9 Dec 2021

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A 19th century brass inkwell, as a sphere supported by three...

A 19th century brass inkwell, as a sphere supported by three seated dogs, hinged cover, circular base, 11.5cm high, c.1880

Lot #: 5008

Estimate: £0

Date: 9 Dec 2021

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A 19th century brass rectangular desk weight, cast as a lion...

A 19th century brass rectangular desk weight, cast as a lion, stepped rectangular base, 19cm wide

Lot #: 5009

Estimate: £0

Date: 9 Dec 2021

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A 19th century bronze bas relief plaque, cast with a putto, ...

A 19th century bronze bas relief plaque, cast with a putto, 22cm x 19cm

Lot #: 5010

Estimate: £0

Date: 9 Dec 2021

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A late 19th century terrestrial globe library timepiece, The...

A late 19th century terrestrial globe library timepiece, The Empire Clock, patent 19460, a printed gores, the horizon ring engraved with chapter of Roman numerals, orrery type indicator, the brass base with fluted pillar, 30cm high, c.1900

Lot #: 5011

Estimate: £0

Date: 9 Dec 2021

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A 19th century brown patinated bronze pedestal urn, cast and...

A 19th century brown patinated bronze pedestal urn, cast and applied with a mask, egg-and-dart borders, black marble base, 19cm wide, c.1870

Lot #: 5012

Estimate: £0

Date: 9 Dec 2021

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A 19th century brown patinated library sculpture, Baccante a...

A 19th century brown patinated library sculpture, Baccante and Infant Faun, oval base, 45.5cm high, c.1880

Lot #: 5013

Estimate: £0

Date: 9 Dec 2021

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A 19th century brown patinated plaque, in relief after Leona...

A 19th century brown patinated plaque, in relief after Leonardo da Vinci with The Last Supper, at the Santa Maria delle Grazie, Milan, 9cm x 14.5cm, rosewood frame, 13.5cm x 19.5cm overall

Lot #: 5014

Estimate: £0

Date: 9 Dec 2021

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A 19th century carved softwood applique, in relief with gart...

A 19th century carved softwood applique, in relief with garter star, 15.5cm long; another (2

Lot #: 5015

Estimate: £0

Date: 9 Dec 2021

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A 19th century cattle horn oval snuff box, probably Scottish...

A 19th century cattle horn oval snuff box, probably Scottish, 9.5cm wide, c.1850; a beaker, similar, 9cm high (2

Lot #: 5016

Estimate: £0

Date: 9 Dec 2021

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A 19th century Chinese export lacquer rectangular counter bo...

A 19th century Chinese export lacquer rectangular counter box, the cover decorated with pagodas and dwellings in an extensive landscape, enclosing five playing card and gambling piece compartments, 29cm wide, c.1820

Lot #: 5017

Estimate: £0

Date: 9 Dec 2021

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A 19th century Chinese rootwood walking stick, the pommel ca...

A 19th century Chinese rootwood walking stick, the pommel carved as the head of a sage, his mouth containing a puzzle carved ball, the cane 92cm long overall

Lot #: 5018

Estimate: £0

Date: 9 Dec 2021

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A Japanese bamboo walking stick, carved in relief with anima...

A Japanese bamboo walking stick, carved in relief with animals, bulbous burr pommel, 90cm long, 20th century; a novelty horn-mounted crook, the handle carved as a fish, 141cm long; a similar walking stick; a 19th century bamboo cane; a deer fetlock mounted stick; umbrella; etc., various types

Lot #: 5018A

Estimate: £0

Date: 9 Dec 2021

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A 19th century country-made novelty walking cane, the pommel...

A 19th century country-made novelty walking cane, the pommel carved with a face, 84cm long; another walking stick (2

Lot #: 5019

Estimate: £0

Date: 9 Dec 2021

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A 19th century softwood artist's lay figure, of typical form...

A 19th century softwood artist's lay figure, of typical form, the articulated head with carved features, 49cm

Lot #: 5020

Estimate: £0

Date: 9 Dec 2021

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A 19th century dark patinated cabinet bronze, of a lady hold...

A 19th century dark patinated cabinet bronze, of a lady holding a basket, rectangular sienna marble base, 11.5cm high, c.1860

Lot #: 5021

Estimate: £0

Date: 9 Dec 2021

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A 19th century dark patinated cabinet bronze, of an 18th cen...

A 19th century dark patinated cabinet bronze, of an 18th century gentleman dressed a la mode, with walking cane and drinking glass, canted square base, 13.5cm high

Lot #: 5022

Estimate: £0

Date: 9 Dec 2021

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A 19th century dark patinated spelter library sculpture, Eur...

A 19th century dark patinated spelter library sculpture, Eurydice, Wife of Orpheus, waisted circular base, ink MS label, 31cm high, c.1880

Lot #: 5023

Estimate: £0

Date: 9 Dec 2021

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A 19th century Derbyshire Ashford marble deskweight, typical...

A 19th century Derbyshire Ashford marble deskweight, typically inlaid with malachite, carnelian, fossil stone, and other geological and lapidary specimens, 13.5cm wide; another, 12.5cm wide; an obelisk, 22.5cm high, [3

Lot #: 5024

Estimate: £0

Date: 9 Dec 2021

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A 19th century Egyptian Revival gilt brass inkwell, cast as ...

A 19th century Egyptian Revival gilt brass inkwell, cast as the head of a noblewoman wearing a peacock headdress, 18.5cm diam, c.1870

Lot #: 5025

Estimate: £0

Date: 9 Dec 2021

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A 19th century evening or opera cape, richly embroidered in ...

A 19th century evening or opera cape, richly embroidered in gold thread with meandering foliate scrolls on a drab grey ground, upright demi-lune collar, silk-lined, 68cm long, tacked-on ink MS note inscribed: Gold Embroidered Cape/Lent by Mrs Coxell

Lot #: 5026

Estimate: £0

Date: 9 Dec 2021

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A 19th century fire mark, County, embossed with a portrait o...

A 19th century fire mark, County, embossed with a portrait of Britannia, 22cm x 17cm; another, Westminster Insurance Office, numbered 37237, 24.5cm x 17.5cm (2

Lot #: 5027

Estimate: £0

Date: 9 Dec 2021

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A 19th century French clay pipe, by Maison Gambier, Paris, m...

A 19th century French clay pipe, by Maison Gambier, Paris, modelled as the head of Jacob, design no. 948, rustic stem, 43cm long

Lot #: 5029

Estimate: £0

Date: 9 Dec 2021