A little tatty but most decorative. Size: 44cm wide
A beautiful large sized piece, it has an ivory coloured ground and has been hand decorated with sprays of sweet peas. The ribbon holes bear gilded star detailing. A truly fine piece from this fascinating and dramatic period of Russian history. Size: Height 9cm
An amusing piece, very nicely modelled with detailed face and feathers. There is a minor dent to the lid, please see photographs. It bears hallmarks for London 1868 and makers initials which are Richards and Brown (Edward Charles Brown). This is a very nice example. Size: 7.5cm Tall
This piece has sections formed as guns. An interesting piece which holds four slices of toast, the dividers are formed as ten muskets. The crumb tray has a sunburst pattern, possibly heralding the start of a fine day. The plate has some wear which is to be expected. This would make a wonderful gift for the shooting or hunting type. Height 13cm
An attractive, hand painted, softwood duck, life size with glass eyes. The beak has an old repair and there are one or two other minor battle scars which is most common with these historic sporting pieces. Length: 36cm
Two Late 19th Century Arts and Crafts Tiles ‘Children’s Nursery Rhymes’ ‘This is the house that Jack built’ and ‘This is the cock that crowed in the morn’ Both very amusing and highly decorative, especially for the best loved nursery. Size: 15.5cm square.
Classic 1920’s, the green painted German Shepherds are seated on veined black marble with two coloured round supports. There is some loss to the patination on one dog, easily rectified. They obviously are bookends but look rather nice together or as a single ornament. A wonderful purchase for lovers of ‘Dogs and Deco’ Total Length together 39.75cm Height: 9cm
British Colonial Singapore Horse Racing Silver Sweetmeat Dish The handles on this piece are in the form of horses heads, beautifully engraved with ‘The Singapore Turf Club’. Stamped to the base ‘Silver’, octagonal sides with a round graduated foot. Most interesting for horse racing enthusiasts and admirers of The British Empire. Old price label to the underside. Size: 13.5cm wide Weight: 96g
This most interesting quirky pair of salts bear hallmarks for Sheffield 1899 and makers initials H A for Henry Atkin who specialised in tableware, but not many in this style. Each has three cartouches inscribed ‘Gopeng’, ‘CE’ and ’18-6-98’. Beautifully embossed with wavy rims. A useful and interesting pair from the Days of The Raj.
Set with orange guilloche enamelling with hand painted cartouche to centre of neoclassical courting couple beneath a tree. Hallmarked sterling silver Birks and Hallmark of ship. Condition Report: The mirror has blemished to silvering & two losses to the top. Guilloche enamelling to the front of the mirror has a minor loss to ends at the top left & top right areas. Hallmarks fully legible. The reverse of the mirror has a tiny 3 x 1mm loss to the top. The painted area is undamaged...
An amusing pair of single sconce sticks presented on square bases with ball feet. I am not going to enthuse too much about these as I love them! If they don’t sell I will be adding them to my collection. Height: 17cm
I have never seen one as large as this for sale in many years, it needs two servants to carry it when full. The copper base was replaced around 100 years ago as they used to burn out on the old ranges. Age related dents and scuffs which is quite normal. Inscribed under the lid KWHN. Most impressive, highly decorative. Height 50cm
This cigar case is beautifully decorated with a bright cut floral design. The initials centre read H.E.C It is in good condition and bears hallmarks on the inner rim of the lid and outer rim of the body for Birmingham 1892. Size: L13cm
Comprising of five larger and four smaller glasses, one being purple with a small chip to the rim. The decanter has a nicely twisted handle. It is in good condition, the stopper is not the original and has one or two chips. Decanter including stopper: 19.5cm Glass sizes: 6.5cm, 6cm, 5.5cm
Beautifully embossed with winged cherubs. A nice clean bevelled glass, hallmarks for Birmingham 1912. One or two dents as with all loaded silver pieces, slight loss. Length: 13.5cm
Kraak Symbols pattern dish with a central star-shaped medallion of a cricket perched on a flowering Peony on a hatched ground with a broad border of Scale-pattern Swastika, parasol and Flower panels. Size: 17cm in diameter. Ca Mau Cargo Shipwreck Story c1725 The wreck was discovered by fisherman working off the Ca Mau peninsular when their nets snagged on it. When they realised the porcelain was saleable they began dredging up as much as possible...
Exquisite workmanship is the only description one can give for this lovely piece. The exterior colours have somewhat faded with time. However, the interior is as vibrant as the day it was made. There is an old paper within stating where it was made and who by. A few signs of age related wear which is to be expected. A lovely collectible piece. Size: 19cm by 14cm
A very decorative piece depicting three winged cherubs beneath a pierced basket urn which is adorned with colourful trailing summer roses. One or two minor losses but in my opinion this really is not an issue. A nice piece for those who like them. Size: 30.75cm by 31cm