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A 19th Century Malayan Klewang, the 63cm single edge straight back curved steel blade, shaped at the ricasso, the tiger stripe wood hilt with rounded grip and foliate sheathed pistol grip pommel, with plaited rattan bound two piece wood scabbard; a 19th Century Dyak Mandau (Head Hunter's Sword), with 51cm shaped clip-point steel blade, the bone/antler Y shape hilt pierced and carved with ferocious beasts, lacks scabbard (2)

Estimate: £100-150

Sold: £100
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Lot 303

A 20th Century Arab Jambiya, with 43cm curved double edge steel blade, the hilt and scabbard covered in sheet silver chased and engraved with scrolling foliage, with twisted wire binding and applied foliate bosses, on a modern display stand set with an engraved plaque

Estimate: £100-200

Sold: £250
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Lot 304

A Set of Three Sudanese Daggers, one with spearpoint blade, two with curved blades, all etched with Arabic script, with horn handles, fitted into one crocodile skin scabbard

Estimate: £70-100

Sold: £90
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Lot 305

A 19th Century Naga of Assam Dao, with 45cm single edge square ended steel blade, rattan bound wood grip with swollen pommel, the open sided wood scabbard with woven rattan belt

Estimate: £100-150

Sold: £100
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Lot 306

Two 19th/20th Century Sudanese Spears, each with leaf shape blade with offset bevel and cross hatching, one pierced, with socket mounts to the long wood hafts bound with coiled steel bands and with long pointed butts, 171cm

Estimate: £100-150

Sold: £50
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Lot 307

Two South Sea Islands Spears, possibly Trobriand Islands, one of dark stained wood carved with scrolls and leaves, and with rattan bound bamboo head, 110cm, the other with carved point, the flattened diamond section haft carved with scrolls, and a paddle club, 84cm; a Solomon Islands Type Spear, the bamboo head bound to the bamboo haft with woven rattan, 126cm; a South Sea Islands Paddle Club, with later blue painted rib to the leaf shape head, 117cm (4)

Estimate: £80-120

Sold: £70
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Lot 308

A 19th Century Caucasian Kindjal, the 38.5cm double edge steel blade with a narrow fuller to each side, with horn grip scales and later black vinyl sheath

Estimate: £40-60

Sold: £30
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Lot 309

A 19th Century Malayan Kris, with 33cm seven lok pamor steel blade, gilt metal mandak of chased flowerhead form, with flame figured wood Garuda bird hilt and three piece wood scabbard

Estimate: £150-180

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Lot 309A

A 19th Century Fijian Ula, of deep chestnut coloured hardwood, the large globular head with natural crevices, the cylindrical haft with grip carved with bands of chevrons and with dished butt, 40cm

Estimate: £250-350

Sold: £200
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Lot 310

A 19th Century Zulu Knobkerrie, of rich chestnut coloured wood, the offset globular head with convex panel to the top and underside, on a slender tapering cylindrical haft, 77cm

Estimate: £100-150

Sold: £160
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Lot 311

A Malayan Kris, with 29cm double edge straight blade, foliate carved wood pistol grip and wood scabbard with tortoiseshell band and nickel binding; a Long Knife, with 35.5cm single edge clip-point steel blade, hinged tin opener blade and antler cutlery type handle (2)

Estimate: £100-150

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Lot 312

A 19th Century Burmese Knife, with 27cm single edge steel blade, the brass hilt with down-swept crossguard with dragon's head quillons, with chequered ivory grip scales and brass elephant head pommel, with brass leaf sheathed scabbard

Estimate: £250-300

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Lot 313

A Bete, Ivory Coast Wood Mask, with bar nose looping up to form the eyebrows, recessed slit eyes, bristle moustache and open mouth, with carpet stud decoration, 38cm; a Dogon Twin Faced Mask, with diapered scarifications to the forehead and eyebrows, 42cm; an Australian Aborigine Woomera (Spear Thrower), one side with stone tool carved panelled decoration, lacks hook, 65.5cm af (3)

Estimate: £100-150

Sold: £130
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Lot 314

A Mid 20th Century Iban, North Borneo Beadwork Papoose, with bentwood frame and semi-circular base, covered in panelled green and cream cotton, the curved fascia applied with a beadwork panel depicting a half seated deity flanked by stylised animals and birds, with woven rattan shoulder straps, 37cm by 43cm,**Originally from Marudi, Sarawak

Estimate: £70-80

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Lot 315

A Kelabit Highlands, Borneo Woven Palm Leaf Hat, the top central circular panel worked with grotesque masks and symbols in brightly coloured glass beads, the wide brim covered in panels of faded printed cotton

Estimate: £80-120

Sold: £90
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Lot 316

A 17th/18th Century Carved Wood Stirrup, with iron fittings, 25cm by 22cm

Estimate: £120-180

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Lot 317

A 19th Century Polynesian Carved Wood "Tiki" (Guardian) Figure, standing on bent limbs, one hand raised to his mouth, with shallow carved large eyes and nose, 28cm (feet damaged), with old inventory label

Estimate: £1000-1500

Sold: £20000
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Lot 318

A 19th Century Polynesian Carved Wood Paddle Club, the oar shape head and flattened tapering cylindrical haft with raised medial ridge to each side, with angular butt (af), 67.5cm

Estimate: £200-400

Sold: £650
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Lot 319

A 19th Century Aborigine Carved Wood Parrying Shield, of elliptical form, the fascia carved with a central band of twelve graduated lozenges within a border of chevrons, the reverse with integral carved handle, 88cm by 12.5cm

Estimate: £500-700

Sold: £7000
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Lot 320

Two 19th Century Australian Aborigine Waddy Hunting Sticks, 67.5 cm and 64.5 cm long respectively, Five Boomerangs, undecorated, the longest 58.5 cm wide (two a/f) (7)

Estimate: £150-250

Sold: £250
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Lot 321

Assorted Ethnographic Items, including Kootenay (Canada) stone food pounder, various basket work hats, woven grass pillows, South Sea Island carved wood snuff holders and other various items of treen (mostly a/f/) etc.

Estimate: £150-250

Sold: £70
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Lot 322

A Collection of Twenty Four Ashanti Gold Weights, in bronze and brass, including tribesmen about their various pursuits, a stool, birds and a crocodile; three Other Ashanti Pieces, comprising a bronze porcupine, with a locust in its mouth, a brass standing figure and a Kudud brass pot with hinged cover, surmounted by birds and reptiles (27)

Estimate: £200-300

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Lot 323

An Ashanti Brass Figure Group, of a King figure seated in a palanquin carried and attended by numerous figures carrying swords, spears, fans, musical instruments, on a rectangular base, 14cm

Estimate: £100-150

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Lot 324

Two Nigerian Iron Currency Spears, each with twisted cage work decoration to the haft and butt, 122cm

Estimate: £100-150

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Lot 325

A 19th Century Copper Powder Flask by G & J W Hawksley, embossed with netting, nasturtium leaves and bell flowers, with four suspension rings, external steel spring and brass charger; another Smaller Powder Flask, embossed with basket weave, with brass charger; 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: £80-120

Sold: £130
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Lot 326

An Early 19th Century Stitched Leather Cartridge Case, the blue and white striped ticking lined interior with five divisions to take five hundred cartridges, the inner lid with retailer's paper label for Thomas Clough & Son, King's Lynn, with layererd stitched leather carrying handle, brass lock and fittings, the hinged cover brand stamped F.B-S. and with remains of various G.E.R. and G.W.R. luggage labels

Estimate: £150-200

Sold: £200
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Lot 327

A 19th Century Large Copper Powder Flask by G & J W Hawksley, embossed with a stag hunting scene, with four suspension loops, internal steel spring and nickel charger; another Smaller Copper Powder Flask by the same maker, embossed with hanging game on a netted field, with internal steel spring (broken) and nickel charger (2)

Estimate: £80-120

Sold: £160
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Lot 328

A 19th Century Copper Powder Flask by G & J W Hawksley, embossed with hanging game of a goose and a heron within a foliate cartouche, with external steel spring and brass charger; a Similar Copper Powder Flask, embossed with fruiting vine leaves, with external steel spring and brass charger (2)

Estimate: £80-120

Sold: £190
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Lot 329

A Copper Powder Flask by G & J W Hawkesley, with fluted decoration, brass charger and steel spring - broken; a Copper Powder Flask, embossed with a hunter and two hounds, with brass charger and external steel spring; three Brass Powder Measures, with lignum vitae handles; a Brass Powder and Shot Measure, with beech handle (6)

Estimate: £100-150

Sold: £90
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Lot 330

A Good Collection of Eight Shotgun Accessories, comprising: a 12 bore redecapper, a brass telescopic sliding shot and powder measure by K. Steggles, for 2 1/2 oz of shot or 6 drams of No.6 black powder; a similar unnamed measure for 150 grains of No.2 black powder, with swivelling nozzle; two brass cap dispensers by K. Steggles, one of disc form, the other of rectangular section; a brass combination cap dispenser/pricker; a Parker Hale combination tool; and an ebony handled turnscrew (8)

Estimate: £180-250

Sold: £550
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Lot 331

A 19th Century Brass Bound Mahogany Case for a Pair of Pistols, the interior with later maroon baize lined fittings, 45cm by 28cm by 8cm

Estimate: £80-120

Sold: £50
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Lot 332

A 19th Century Copper Powder Flask, of bag shape, with external steel spring and brass charger; a Copper Powder Flask, with bead embossed borders, external steel spring and brass charger - top section missing; a Zinc Powder Flask, embossed with a deer; a Leather Shot Flask, with steel sprung measure (4)

Estimate: £100-150

Sold: £80
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Lot 333

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: £80-120

Sold: £90
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Lot 334

PURCHASER MUST BE 18 YEARS OR OVER
A BSA Airsporter .22 Calibre Air Rifle,
no visible number, under lever cocking, tap loading, beech stock with semi pistol grip, set with a BSA 4x20 scope

Estimate: £70-90

Sold: £60
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Lot 335

PURCHASER MUST BE 18 YEARS OR OVER
A Weihrauch HW77 .177 Calibre Air Rifle,
numbered 1193907, stamped Hull Cartridge, under-lever cocking, beech stock, set with a Tasco 4x32 scope and with green nylon slip case

Estimate: £100-200

Sold: £110
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Lot 336

Two 19th Century Toy Cap Pistols, one of two sections of cast iron the grip modelled as a horse's head, the box lock stamped HORSE GUARDS and with diamond registration mark, action works; the other of pewter with iron trigger and hammer - seized (2)

Estimate: £50-60

Sold: £30
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Lot 337

PURCHASER MUST BE 18 YEARS OR OVER
A Webley "Junior" .177 Calibre Air Pistol,
numbered 193, with blackened and copper case-hardened finish, chequered black plastic grip scales (one chipped to lower corner)

Estimate: £70-90

Sold: £60
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Lot 338

PURCHASER MUST BE 18 YEARS OR OVER
A BSA .177 Calibre Break-Barrel Air Rifle,
numbered B8420, the walnut stock carved BSA logo on a hatched ground

Estimate: £70-100

Sold: £80
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Lot 339

PURCHASER MUST BE 18 YEARS OR OVER
A Gat Umarex .177 Calibre Push-Barrel Pistol,
in black matt finish; five Starting Pistols, four non-working replica pistols and a quantity of air rifle pellets, blanks etc

Estimate: £80-120

Sold: £50
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Lot 340

PURCHASER MUST BE 18 YEARS OR OVER
A Webley Senior .22 Calibre Air Pistol,
number 698, with chequered bakelite grip scalesand black gloss finish, in original box with pictorial lid, instructions, cleaning brush and two tins of pellets; a Webley Junior .177 Calibre Air Pistol, number J24795, with ribbed metal grip scales (af) (2)

Estimate: £150-200

Sold: £220
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Lot 341

PURCHASER MUST BE 18 YEARS OR OVER
A Webley Premier .22 Calibre Air Pistol,
numbered 776, black gloss finished, with black plastic chequered grip

Estimate: £80-120

Sold: £90
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Lot 342

PURCHASER MUST BE 18 YEARS OR OVER
A Webley Senior .177 Calibre Air Pistol,
numbered 246, blued finish and chequered bakelite grip scales; two Webley Junior .177 Calibre Air Pistols, one bearing traces of blued finish, the end of the air chamber numbered 236, the other with black gloss finish, numbered 102, each with chequered black plastic grip scales (3-af)

Estimate: £80-120

Sold: £120
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Lot 343

PURCHASER MUST BE 18 YEARS OR OVER
A Falcon .22 Calibre Pre-charged Multi-shot Air Rifle,
numbered 80667, with eight shot magazine, beech right handed stock, rubber recoil pad, with sound moderator and set with a Whitetail Classic 3.5 10X50 scope

Estimate: £100-200

Sold: £190
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Lot 344

PURCHASER MUST BE 18 YEARS OR OVER
A Japanese TOP Electric Airsoft BB Gun - Copy of an MP40 Machinen Pistole,
with folding skeleton shoulder stock, magazine clip, battery, charger and instruction booklet

Estimate: £80-120

Sold: £120
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Lot 345

A Non-working Copy of a Flintlock Dragoon Pistol, with 23cm steel barrel, the lock plate with crowned GR within a double lined border, walnut full stock with Board of Ordnance stamps, brass ramrod pipe, trigger guard, side plate and pommel, with brass tipped wood ramrod

Estimate: £60-100

Sold: £110
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Lot 346

A 19th Century Percussion Six Shot Pepperbox Revolver, the 8cm steel cylinder with Birmingham proof marks, bar hammer, foliate engraved cylindrical action, trigger guard and back strap, with chequered walnut grip scales

Estimate: £150-200

Sold: £220
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Lot 347

A Rare and Interesting Example of an Early 19th Century Conversion to Percussion Travelling Pistol by Ketland & Co., the 7cm turn-off cannon barrel with London proof marks, signed and foliate engraved box lock, the cap striker riveted between the jaws of the original cock, with sliding trigger guard safety and walnut slab butt inlaid with scrolling tendrils of silver wire

Estimate: £350-400

Sold: £370
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Lot 348

A 17th/18th Century Italian Flintlock Travelling Pistol by Lazarino, the 15.5cm steel barrel octagonal at the breech and signed on the top flat and the rounded lock plate, the walnut full stock with steel furniture of two ramrod pipes, shaped trigger and guard, side plate and spurred butt cap, all with fleshy leaf chiselled embellishments, with a brass tipped wood ramrod

Estimate: £400-500

Sold: £550
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Lot 349

An 18th Century Flintlock Travelling Pistol by Ryland, the 19cm three stage steel barrel octagonal at the breech, with signed rounded banana shape lock plate, walnut stock with ringed brass ramrod pipe, fluted trigger guard with acanthus leaf finial, lion head butt plate and foliate escutcheon engraved L.3, with wood ramrod

Estimate: £450-500

Sold: £450
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Lot 350

A 19th Century Spanish Percussion Belt Pistol, the 14cm octagonal steel barrel inlaid EN EIBAR POR. JOSE MATEO BEISTEGUI ANO DE 1858, with hinged snapcap, foliate engraved back action lockplate, walnut stock with steel ramrod pipe, trigger guard and butt plate, with chequered grip and steel ramrod

Estimate: £300-400

Sold: £380
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