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A Collection of Fifty Two Ashanti Brass Gold Weights, West Africa, of assorted designs including swastikas, pyramids, flowers, "Benin Gate" etc

Estimate: £60-80

Sold: £400
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Lot 497

A Collection of Fifteen Ashanti Brass Gold Weights, West Africa, of assorted designs including knotted rope, harp, rattle, chest, double whip, warhorns, shell, tools etc; an Ashanti Brass Gold Dust Box, of rectangular form, with scallop decorated lift off cover; seven Ashanti "N'Sawa" Gold Dust Spoons, in stamped copper (23)

Estimate: £100-150

Sold: £170
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Lot 498

A Collection of Forty Two Chinese Porcelain Gaming Tokens, blue and white, oval and circular, of varying sizes, on a display tray. **Produced for the Siamese gambling market

Estimate: £100-150

NOT SOLD
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Lot 499

A Collection of Fifty Chinese Porcelain Gaming Tokens, polychrome and blue and white, hexagonal, octagonal and circular, of varying sizes, on a display tray.
**Produced for the Siamese gambling market

Estimate: £120-180

Sold: £220
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Lot 500

A Collection of Fifty Six Chinese Porcelain Gaming Tokens, polychrome, of varying sizes and shapes including lozenge, hexagonal, leaf, fish, vase etc, on a display tray.
**Produced for the Siamese gambling market

Estimate: £120-180

Sold: £220
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Lot 501

A Collection of Fifty Eight Chinese Porcelain Gaming Tokens, polychrome, of varying sizes and shapes including fan, hexagonal, circular and oblong, on a display tray.
**Produced for the Siamese gambling market

Estimate: £120-180

Sold: £140
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Lot 502

A Collection of Forty Five Chinese Porcelain Gaming Tokens, polychrome, of varying sizes and shapes including hexagonal, octagonal and circular, on a display tray.
**Produced for the Siamese gambling market

Estimate: £120-180

Sold: £110
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Lot 503

A Collection of Oriental Curious Money and Related Items, comprising a Tibetan tea brick, a compressed tea ball, two Chinese "Cash" swords made up from numerous coins strung together with red and blue threads, a set of opium scales in a bamboo case, three sets of scales with copper pans, a Chinese bamboo opium pipe with hammered bronze bowl and mouthpiece, two Japanese pen cases, a small quantity of Chinese Palace coins in cornelian, rose quartz, jade and turquoise, a pair of Chinese lady's red silk embroidered shoes (qty)

Estimate: £200-300

Sold: £250
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Lot 504

A Collection of Approximately One Hundred Knapped Flints, of varying sizes, including points, skin scrapers, axe heads etc, mainly European and some North American Indian, contained in a glazed oak table top display case

Estimate: £150-250

Sold: £150
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Lot 505

A Leather Shotgun Case, the green baize lined interior fitted to take 30" barrels, with gilt metal lock and bound leather handle

Estimate: £50-80

Sold: £70
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Lot 506

A German Schmidt & Bender Rifle Scope 4x81, with three post sniper reticle, Waffen marked Frankonia, Nr.11053, with excellent optics

Estimate: £50-80

Sold: £50
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Lot 507

A Rare German Schmidt & Bender Sorney Wetzlar 5x36 Rifle Scope, with three post sniper reticle, serial number 9757, with excellent optics

Estimate: £50-80

Sold: £40
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Lot 508

A German Hensoldt-Wetzlar Duralyt 6x Rifle Scope, with three post sniper reticle, serial number 21466, with excellent optics

Estimate: £50-80

NOT SOLD
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Lot 509

A 19th Century Copper Powder Flask, of plain form, with external steel spring and brass charger; a Similar Powder Flask, with internal steel spring; a Copper Powder Flask, with fluted decoration af; two Pistol Flasks, one of brass, the other of zinc; a Gun Lock, the plate engraved BATES & GOODE BROS. (6)

Estimate: £100-250

Sold: £100
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Lot 510

A Good Collection of Shotgun Accessories, including a Sykes brass cap dispenser, a brass double ended shot case, three T section multi tools, two steel wad punches, a clamp, an ebony handled shot/powder measure, six various steel bullet moulds, a cap tin, a tin containing three Eley needle gun cartridges, buttons etc, contained in a shaped glazed mahogany table top display case

Estimate: £300-400

Sold: £280
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Lot 511

A Collection of Four Various Shot and Powder Flasks in the 17th Century German Style, one of turned wood, one of wood covered in black leather with steel belt clip, one of swept triangular form covered in panels of leather, and one of brass embossed with figures, contained in a glazed mahogany display case lined in crimson velvet

Estimate: £100-150

Sold: £420
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Lot 512

A 19th Century Small Copper Pistol Flask, of plain form, the brass charger with calibrations for 1/4, 1/2 and 3/8, with external spring; a 19th Century Copper Powder Flask by G & J W Hawksley, Sheffield, decorated with floral diapering within a pear shape panel, with brass charger and external steel spring (2)

Estimate: £100-150

Sold: £100
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Lot 513

A 19th Century Polished Horn Powder Flask, with brass top and base, ring turned charger and suspension chain; an Early 19th Century Small Horn Powder Flask, with reeded brass frame and charger; a 19th Century Leather Shot Flask, of kidney shape, one side embossed with dead game and fern leaves; a Similar Shot Flask, of plain pear shape (4)

Estimate: £150-250

Sold: £140
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Lot 514

A Small Quantity of Reloading Equipment, comprising a boxed Uniflow Powder Measure, two boxed sets of reloading dies, a boxed BSA RS1 reflex sight with integral mount, and a bullet mould

Estimate: £50-60

Sold: £30
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Lot 515

A Bartram's Dolphin Copper Powder Flask, with exterior steel spring, the brass charger stamped Bartram & Co., 21cm

Estimate: £280-350

Sold: £500
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Lot 516

A 19th Century Keeper's Leather Shot Flask, of rectangular form, the brass charger with steel sprung measuring lever, 37cm

Estimate: £80-120

Sold: £120
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Lot 517

A 19th Century American Copper Pound Weight Powder Flask by the Flask and Cap Co., with fluted decoration, four suspension rings, external steel spring and brass charger stamped with maker's name, 26cm

Estimate: £80-120

Sold: £150
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Lot 518

A 19th Century Copper Powder Flask by Dixon & Co., each side embossed with hunter and two hounds, with external steel spring and brass charger stamped with maker's name, 23cm

Estimate: £50-80

Sold: £60
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Lot 519

A 19th Century Copper Powder Flask by G.W.Ingram, each side embossed with a large shell, with four suspension rings, external steel spring and brass charger stamped with maker's name; a 19th Century Copper Powder Flask by G & J W Hawksley, Sheffield, one side with a shaped cartouche embossed with hanging game, external steel spring and brass charger stamped with maker's name (2)

Estimate: £80-120

Sold: £140
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Lot 520

A 19th Century Copper Powder Flask by G & J W Hawksley, embossed with a stag's head over acorns, oak leaves and a fox's mask, with external steel spring and brass charger stamped with maker's name; a 19th Century Copper Powder Flask by James Dixon & Sons, embossed with hanging game over maker's name, with external steel spring and brass charger (2)

Estimate: £80-120

Sold: £90
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Lot 521

Four 19th Century Graduated Copper Bag Shape Powder Flasks, of plain form, one with internal steel spring, one stamped Sykes Patent, all with brass chargers, 24cm, 19.5cm, 15cm and 12.5cm (4)

Estimate: £200-300

Sold: £400
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Lot 522

The Powder Flask Book by Ray Riling, with numerous black and white illustrations, published by Bonanza Books, New York, 1953, with dust wrapper.
**An invaluable reference work for powder flask collectors

Estimate: £50-60

NOT SOLD
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Lot 523

A 19th Century Copper Powder Flask by James Barlow & Co., Birmingham, each side embossed with an American eagle perched on a baton flanked by arrows and a laurel branch, the brass charger with internal steel spring, stamped IMPROVED PATENT and with maker's mark.

Estimate: £80-120

Sold: £80
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Lot 524

A Single Barrel for a Percussion Sporting Gun by Reilly, Oxford Street, London, also five double shotgun barrels and a single barrel; two Brass Shell Cases, (9)

Estimate: £80-120

Sold: £100
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Lot 525

A Dixon & Son Copper Powder Flask, of plain form, with external spring and named brass charger; a Similar Powder Flask, lacking brass charger; a Copper Powder Flask, embossed with hanging game, with internal spring and brass charger (3)

Estimate: £60-80

Sold: £70
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Lot 526

A 19th Century Stitched Leather Shot Flask, embossed with a hunter and dogs, with brass sprung clip measure; a Sykes Copper Powder Flask, embossed with fanned palm leaves, with integral steel spring and brass charger; two Copper Powder Flasks, embossed with a shell and a beaded ropetwist cartouche panel, with external steel springs, one lacking charger (4)

Estimate: £80-120

Sold: £50
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Lot 527

A Dixon & Son Large Copper Powder Flask, of plain form, with integral steel spring, stamped with maker's name over IMPROVED PATENT, with pull-off brass charger; a Sykes Patent Copper Powder Flask, of plain form, with integral steel spring, brass charger missing parts; a Sykes Copper Powder Flask, embossed with a fluted pear shape panel, with external steel spring and brass charger (3)

Estimate: £100-150

Sold: £60
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Lot 528

A Late Victorian Leather-Covered and Brass-Bound Oak Cartridge Case, the hinged lid centred by a brass plaque, named to J.W. Toft, Garston, the underside bearing gilt lettered leather label for John Dickson & Sons, Edinburgh, enclosing five compartments with leather strap retainers, 42.5 cm wide

Estimate: £250-350

Sold: £280
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Lot 529

A Leather Trimmed Canvas Shotgun Case, the maroon baize lined interior fitted to take 30" barrels, with maker's label for Joseph Lang & Son Ltd, London

Estimate: £60-80

Sold: £60
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Lot 530

PURCHASER MUST BE 18 YEARS OR OVER
A BSA .177 Calibre Break Barrel Air Rifle,
numbered B5024, circa 1937-8, the walnut fore-end forming part of the cocking mechanism, the walnut stock with chequered and BSA carved semi pistol grip af; a BSA .177 Calibre Break Barrel Air Rifle, numbered B59535, the walnut stock with winged BSA logo (2)

Estimate: £50-80

Sold: £110
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Lot 532

PURCHASER MUST BE 18 YEARS OR OVER
A BSA Cadet .177 Calibre Air Rifle,
numbered B16756, break barrel, walnut half stock with semi pistol grip, the stock with winged BSA logo

Estimate: £80-120

Sold: £60
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Lot 533

PURCHASER MUST BE 18 YEARS OR OVER
A Webley Mark 3 Air Rifle,
.22 calibre, under-lever with push button fastening, the well figured walnut half stock with line incised fore-end, semi pistol grip and stock inset with maker's ivorine boss

Estimate: £150-200

Sold: £170
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Lot 534

PURCHASER MUST BE 18 YEARS OR OVER
A Webley Service Air Rifle Mark II by Webley & Scott Ltd., Birmingham,
.22 calibre, bolt locking break barrel, the underside numbered 17480, the right side of the breech stamped PATENT No 371548, the walnut stock with chequered semi pistol grip

Estimate: £250-350

Sold: £420
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Lot 535

PURCHASER MUST BE 18 YEARS OF AGE OR OVER
A Webley Mark I .177 Calibre Air Pistol,
No.285, black gloss finish, chequered plastic grip scales; and four other items, comprising two small bowie knives, one with leather sheath (one with broken blade tip); a fighting knife, the blade length 16.8 cm, with crossguard below wood two piece scale grip, black enamelled metal scabbard with spring belt clip, and an African spear head (5)

Estimate: £60-100

Sold: £250
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Lot 536

PURCHASER MUST BE 18 YEARS OR OVER
A Webley Vulcan .22 Calibre Break Barrel Air Rifle,
numbered 871334, with Tasco Bantam 25x32 scope with rubber hood, sound moderator, beech stock with raised cheekpiece and semi pistol grip, together with various tins of pellets

Estimate: £80-120

Sold: £80
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Lot 537

PURCHASER MUST BE 18 YEARS OR OVER
A Webley Service Air Rifle Mark II,
.22 calibre, numbered S309, with bolt locking break barrel, walnut stock with chequered semi pistol grip (a.f)

Estimate: £100-200

Sold: £280
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Lot 538

PURCHASER MUST BE 18 YEARS OR OVER
A Westlake .22 Calibre Break Barre Air Rifle,
number 110428237, with stripped walnut stock; a Malacca Hunting Whip, with nickel collar and antler handle, lacks leather keeper; two Cherrywood Beagling Whips, each with leather keeper (3)

Estimate: £80-120

Sold: £50
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Lot 539

PURCHASER MUST BE 18 YEARS OR OVER
A Webley Service Air Rifle Mark II, with a bolt-locking .22 calibre interchangeable barrel,  numbered S3732 behind the trigger guard, the walnut stock with chequered semi pistol grip, together with booklet and tin of pellets  

Estimate: £250-300

Sold: £480
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Lot 540

PURCHASER MUST BE 18 YEARS OR OVER
A Record Jumbo .177 Calibre Air Pistol,
numbered 15459, with walnut grip scales, contained in original box with a tin of pellets and a cleaning rod

Estimate: £80-120

Sold: £110
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Lot 541

A 19th Air Cane, with black japanned haft, the air chamber with horn handle, the sighted barrel with key aperture to release the push-button trigger, with screw-off brass ferrule and attached key, 98cm (lacks air pump)

Estimate: £200-300

Sold: £250
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Lot 542

PURCHASER MUST BE 18 YEARS OR OVER
Two Webley Victor .177 Calibre Break Barrel Air Rifles,
one numbered 790530,and set with Nikko Stirling Mountie 4x20 scope, the other numbered 021598, with beech stocks (2)

Estimate: £60-80

Sold: £110
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Lot 543

PURCHASER MUST BE 18 YEARS OR OVER
A British .22 Calibre Air Rifle,
numbered 41377, tap loading, side lever cocking, beech stock with chequered semi pistol grip, set with a Bisley 4x40 scope and an Air Logic "The Whisperer" silencer, with slip case; a Mondial ZIP .177 Calibre Break Barrel Air Pistol, with plastic grip (2)

Estimate: £80-120

Sold: £130
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Lot 544

PURCHASER MUST BE 18 YEARS OR OVER
A Webley 'Senior' .22 Calibre Air Pistol,
numbered S11243, with brown bakelite chequered grip scales

Estimate: £100-150

Sold: £120
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Lot 545

PURCHASER MUST BE 18 YEARS OR OVER
A Walther CP88 .177 Calibre Air Pistol,
numbered A100685264, in matt black finish, in a fitted black plastic case with a tin of pellets, instruction booklets and air cylinder

Estimate: £80-120

Sold: £120
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Lot 546

PURCHASER MUST BE 18 YEARS OR OVER
A Weihrauch Sport HW 45 .177 Calibre Air Pistol,
numbered 378680, with safety lever to the left side and chequered walnut grip scales, in original box with Webley & Scott target cards

Estimate: £150-200

NOT SOLD
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