Spring Fine Art Sale: Friday 24 March 2017 10:00AM

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Viewing: Sunday 19 March 11am-4pm, Monday 20 - Thursday 23 March 10am-4pm and morning of sale days from 8am. 
Friday 24 March, 10am: Part 1: Lots 1-449
Saturday 25 March, 10am: Part 2: Lots 450-811
Saturday 25 March, 10am: Part 3: Lots 812-1049

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Lots 351 to 400 of 1042


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A William IV Silver Tea Service, Edward, Edward junior, John & William Barnard, London 1836, comprising teapot, sugar bowl and cream jug, each with an embossed border and raised on four shell capped feet, the teapot 16cm high, with an associated pair of sugar tongs, 45ozt all in

Estimate: £600-900

Sold: £600
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Lot 352

A Victorian Silver Castle Top Vinaigrette, Nathaniel Mills, Birmingham 1837, rectangular, the cover with a view of Kenilworth Castle within an applied border, 3.7cm wide, 24g

Estimate: £500-800

Sold: £1100
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Lot 353

A Victorian Silver Inkstand, Charles Reily & George Storer, London 1837, rectangular with a shaped cast and applied scroll rim with floral motifs, raised on four scroll feet, with two silver mounted cut glass inkwells, with a central wafer container mounted with a miniature chamberstick form taperstick, each with a border en suite with the base, 33cm wide, 28ozt weighable silver See illustration

Estimate: £500-800

Sold: £700
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Lot 354

An English Provincial Silver Tea Service, James Barber & William North, York 1836/37/38, comprising teapot, sugar bowl and cream jug, of plain cylindrical form with acanthus capped handles and a floral knop to the teapot, and raised on four cast shell and scroll feet, the teapot 15cm high, 43ozt See illustration

Estimate: £800-1200

Sold: £650
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Lot 355

A Belgian Silver Oil and Vinegar Stand, Greek warrior head mark for Mons, 1831-1869, in the French Empire style, with a gadrooned border, two bottle frames with frond supports, a central carry handle and raised on four ball and claw feet, with two cut glass cruets with stoppers, 33cm high, 20ozt excluding cruets See illustration

Estimate: £300-500

Sold: £320
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Lot 356

A Micromosaic Plaque Mounted on a Silver Stamp Box, circa 1840, the box James & Walter Marshall, Edinburgh, the plaque with a depiction of the Temple of Castor and Pollux, with various rectangular and shaped tesserae, some being two tone, mounted in a black glass surround, the box engraved on the sides with strapwork and raised on four ball feet, the gilt interior with a central division, the box 6.5cm wide, the plaque (excluding border) 35mm by 46mm See illustration

Estimate: £2000-3000

NOT SOLD
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Lot 357

A Victorian Silver Castle Top Vinaigrette, Edward Smith, Birmingham 1842, rounded rectangular, the cover with a view of Abbotsford House within a cast border, 4cm wide, 31g

Estimate: £500-700

Sold: £700
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Lot 358

A Victorian Silver Castle Top Vinaigrette, John Tongue, Birmingham 1844, in the form of a purse, the cover with a view of Windsor Castle, the body of bombé form, 15g (missing suspension chain)

Estimate: £700-1000

Sold: £800
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Lot 359

Three Silver Snuff Boxes Comprising: Edward Smith, Birmingham 1848, rectangular with a shaped profile, the cover and base engraved with strapwork; Joseph Taylor, Birmingham 1824, rounded rectangular; Cronin & Wheeler, Birmingham 1854, silver gilt with engine turned decoration; A Silver Lancet Case, apparently unmarked, with a velvet lined interior and four associated lancets, 7cm long, 271g all in (4)

Estimate: £400-600

Sold: £500
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Lot 360

A Silver Mounted Ivory Tankard, German 19th Century, the silver stamped 935, in the 17th century German style, the body carved in high relief depicting cavalry and foot soldiers engaged in battle, the hinged cover chased with fruit and foliage, with a scroll handle and oval foot, 29cm high overall, the ivory 17.5cm high See illustration

Estimate: £4500-5500

Sold: £7200
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Lot 361

A German White Metal Mounted Coconut Cup and Cover, in 17th century style, the slightly domed cover with figural finial over a plain collar and arcaded band enclosing coconut carved with a bust portrait and biblical scenes, on a vase column and domed base engraved with strapwork, 28.5cm high

Estimate: £600-800

Sold: £1000
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Lot 362

A Victorian Silver Vinaigrette, Nathaniel Mills, Birmingham 1853, rectangular, with all over engine turned decoration, 4.5cm wide, 34g

Estimate: £300-500

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Lot 363

A Group of Three Silver Vinaigrettes Comprising: Edward Smith, Birmingham 1864, rectangular with a shaped profile and bright cut decoration; Nathaniel Mills, Birmingham 1840, with engine turned decoration and reeded sides; John Lilly, Birmingham 1833, rectangular with a cast border and engine turned decoration, 3cm wide, 52g

Estimate: £400-600

Sold: £420
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Lot 364

A Group of Five Silver Mustard Pots comprising: a drum shaped pot with engraved sides and cover, Thomas Smily, London 1866; another chased with flowers and foliage with a domed cover, Charles Thomas Fox, London 1829; a baluster shaped pot with floral finial, Benjamin Stephens, London 1835; a drum shaped pot with pierced sides, Samuel Hayne & Dudley Cater, London 1839; another similar, Levi & Salaman, Birmingham 1897 (5) See illustration

Estimate: £700-1000

Sold: £600
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Lot 365

A Victorian Silver Salver, Martin, Hall & Co (Richard Martin & Ebenezer Hall), London 1867, circular with a shaped rim, the centre engraved with scrollwork, raised on three ball and claw feet, 43cm wide, 56ozt

Estimate: £600-900

Sold: £850
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Lot 366

A Victorian Silver Four Piece Silver Tea Service, Martin, Hall & Co (Richard Martin & Ebenezer Hall), London 1872, comprising coffee pot, teapot, sugar bowl with cover and cream jug, each tapering oval and engraved with garlands, birds and strapwork; A Similar Kettle on Stand, Martin Hall & Co Ltd, Sheffield 1924, with an associated plated burner, the kettle on stand 34cm high, 120ozt excluding burner (5) See illustration

Estimate: £1000-1500

Sold: £2500
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Lot 367

A Victorian Silver Vinaigrette/Scent Flask, Sampson Mordan & Co, London 1873, in the form of a horn, the neck with a hinged cover revealing the vinaigrette, the mouthpiece screwing off to reveal a chamber, with twin suspension loops, 10.5cm long, 61.9g

Estimate: £250-350

Sold: £550
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Lot 368

A Victorian Silver Card Case, Thomas Hayes, London 1876, rectangular with a shaped profile, engraved all over with scrolling strapwork, 10.5cm long; Another, Samuel M Levi, Birmingham 1906, with bright cut decoration, 182g all in (2)

Estimate: £200-300

Sold: £220
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Lot 369

A 19th Century Silver Mounted Tortoiseshell Swiss Singing Bird Musical Automaton, unmarked, the plain case with a silver mount around the rim, with a central oval hinged cover enamelled with a mill scene, the cover opening to reveal the flapping, tweeting and turning bird, 10.5cm wide, in original fitted case with a retail label for H Carter Bowles See illustration

Estimate: £700-1000

Sold: £2800
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Lot 370

A Victorian Silver and Tortoiseshell Novelty Vesta Case, Sampson Mordan & Co, London 1880, naturalistically modelled as a tortoise, the shell hinged to reveal a gilt interior, strike to base, 9cm long See illustration

Estimate: £800-1200

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Lot 371

A Victorian Silver Plated Novelty Inkwell, Elkington & Co, in the form of a muzzled dog's head, set with glass eyes and with a hinged cover, 15cm wide See illustration

Estimate: £200-400

Sold: £200
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Lot 372

A Victorian Silver Punch Bowl, Sibray, Hall & Co (Frederick Sibray & Job Frank Hall), Sheffield 1882, circular with a wavy rim, the sides chased with fronds and swags, with twin lion mask handles, raised on a spreading foot, 28cm wide, 31ozt

Estimate: £600-700

Sold: £680
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Lot 373

A Victorian Silver Twin-Handled Tray, Atkin Brothers, Sheffield 1894, oval with a gadrooned border punctuated with shell motifs and twin scroll handles, raised on four bracket feet, 57cm wide, 85ozt See illustration

Estimate: £800-1200

Sold: £1300
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Lot 374

A Continental Silver and Cloisonne Enamel Casket, bears pseudo Russian marks, profusely decorated with polychrome enamel with stylised foliage and geometric motifs, the hinged cover decorated with three soldiers on horseback, with twin handles and raised on four bracket feet, 14.5cm long, 839g all in

Estimate: £750-1000

Sold: £1600
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Lot 375

A Continental Silver and Cloisonne Enamel Egg, bears pseudo Russian marks, profusely decorated in polychrome enamel with stylised foliage and geometric motifs on a matte gilt ground, with pull-off upper half, on a tripod stand, 13cm long, 481g all in

Estimate: £400-600

Sold: £500
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Lot 376

A Continental Silver and Cloisonne Enamel Egg, bears pseudo Russian marks, profusely decorated with polychrome enamel of stylised foliage on a matte gilt ground, the front with two hinged doors opening to reveal a carved hardstone bird on a stand, 16cm high, 589g all in

Estimate: £500-700

Sold: £650
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Lot 377

A Matched Set of Four Chinese Export Silver Pepperettes, two with character marks to base, one marked TC, the other not marked, each in the form of a pagoda, with a pierced removable cover, the tallest 8.5cm high, 85g all in See illustration

Estimate: £400-600

Sold: £380
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Lot 378

A Russian Silver Gilt and Cloisonne Enamel Caddy Spoon, left facing Kokoshnik Mark (1896-1908), maker's mark not clear, the back of the bowl enamelled with opaque and translucent enamel flowers over a matte gilt ground, 10.5cm long, 24g See illustration

Estimate: £200-300

Sold: £250
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Lot 379

An Edwardian Silver Inkstand, Thomas Bradbury & Sons, London 1901, rectangular with a shaped rim, the sides and division with pierced scrollwork, raised on four scroll feet, with two cut glass and silver mounted inkwells, engraved with a crest and motto, 24cm wide, 23oz 2dwt weighable silver

Estimate: £250-350

Sold: £400
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Lot 380

An Edwardian Silver Tea Service, Goldsmiths & Silversmiths Co Ltd, London 1903, comprising teapot, sugar bowl and cream jug, each profusely chased with scrolls and flowers with a pierced border, the teapot with an ivory handle, the others with acanthus C handles mounted with a bust, the teapot 17cm high, 48ozt all in See illustration

Estimate: £600-900

Sold: £1400
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Lot 381

An Edwardian Silver Epergne, The Alexander Clark Manufacturing Co, Sheffield 1904, the central stand raised on four S scroll supports with shaped feet, with a pierced domed centre supporting a removable central bowl with pierced sides and cast shell and scroll rim, with two arms each supporting a conforming smaller bowl, 63cm wide, 58ozt all in See illustration

Estimate: £1000-1500

Sold: £1700
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Lot 382

An Edwardian Silver Twin-Handled Tray, James Deakin & Sons (John & William F Deakin), Sheffield 1904, rounded rectangular with an applied shell and scroll border and gadrooned loop handles, with a presentation inscription surrounded by an engraved cartouche and border, 76cm wide, 154oz 4dwt See illustration

Estimate: £1200-1800

Sold: £1750
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Lot 383

A Pair of Edwardian Silver Dishes, Cooper Brothers & Sons Ltd, Sheffield 1909, of shell form with alternating pierced ribs chased with flowers, each raised on three ball feet, 23cm wide, 22ozt See illustration

Estimate: £300-500

Sold: £550
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Lot 384

An Edwardian Silver Butt or Place Marker, Andrew Barrett & Sons over striking another, London 1907, the plain rectangular case with hinged cover revealing the eight original numbered ivory markers, with a suspension loop, 5.25cm See illustration

Estimate: £300-500

Sold: £750
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Lot 385

An Edwardian Silver Three Piece Tea Service, Joseph Rodgers & Sons, Sheffield 1909, the plain rectangular bodies of bombé form with conforming bracket feet, the teapot 18cm high, 44oz 2dwt See illustration

Estimate: £400-600

Sold: £430
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Lot 386

A Chinese Export Silver Bowl, probably Luen Wo, ShangHai, circa 1910, circular, chased with a four claw dragon over fluting, on a collet foot, 19cm wide, 18oz 2dwt, on a wooden stand See illustration

Estimate: £500-800

Sold: £650
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Lot 387

A George V Silver Sugar Caster, Goldsmiths & Silversmiths Co Ltd, London 1923, inverted pyriform with twin handles, high domed pierced cover and spreading foot, 25cm high, 15ozt See illustration

Estimate: £300-500

Sold: £320
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Lot 388

A Pair of George V Silver Dishes, Walker & Hall, Sheffield 1924, each circular with a shaped rim and pierced sides, raised on four scroll supports, 26cm wide, 11cm high, 54ozt See illustration

Estimate: £500-800

Sold: £1000
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Lot 389

A Pair of George V Silver Sauce Boats, Goldsmiths & Silversmiths Co Ltd, London 1924, in the mid 18th century style with shell capped supports, gadrooned border and scroll handles, 12.5cm high, 24ozt See illustration

Estimate: £250-350

Sold: £300
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Lot 390

A George V Silver Spirit Kettle, Stand and Burner, the kettle, William Comyns & Sons Ltd, London 1926, the stand Charles & Richard Comyns, in the Queen Anne style, with turned wooden handle and knop, 33cm high, 67ozt See illustration

Estimate: £800-1000

Sold: £800
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Lot 391

A George VI Silver Four Piece Silver Tea Service, Nayler Brothers, London 1942, comprising coffee pot, teapot, sugar bowl and cream jug, in the late 18th century style, each with bright cut decoration, the coffee pot 30cm high, 73ozt See illustration

Estimate: £700-1000

Sold: £740
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Lot 392

A Modern Silver Wine Cooler, Collar and Liner, Garrard & Co Ltd, London 1964, in the George III style, of campana form with gadrooned border intersected by shell motifs, with twin acanthus capped handles, 27cm high, 112ozt See illustration

Estimate: £2000-3000

Sold: £2200
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Lot 393

A Modern Silver Table Service of Silver Flatware, Roberts & Belk, Sheffield 1965, RBL3 pattern (shell and thread with stylised drop on the handle), comprising twelve of each: table knives, dessert knives, dessert spoons, soup spoons, teaspoons, coffee spoons, fish knives with silver blades, fish forks with silver tines, table forks, dessert forks, six table spoons, two sauce ladles, approx 177ozt excluding knives, in a fitted canteen See illustration

Estimate: £1800-2200

Sold: £2800
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Lot 394

A Victorian Silver Castle Top Card Case, Nathaniel Mills, Birmingham circa 1840, rectangular, embossed with a views of Windsor Castle and Kenilworth House in reserved panels on a engine turned chequered ground, 9cm long, 74g

Estimate: £400-600

Sold: £750
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Lot 395

A Victorian Silver Gilt Pierced Castle Top Card Case, Nathaniel Mills, Birmingham 1837, rectangular, embossed with a views of Windsor Castle and Kenilworth House, 10cm long, 86g

Estimate: £700-900

Sold: £1200
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Lot 396

A Victorian Pierced Silver Card Case, Nathaniel Mills, Birmingham 1839, rectangular, the sides chased with flowers and scrolls surrounding a rococo cartouche, 9.5cm long, 60g

Estimate: £200-400

Sold: £450
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Lot 397

Two Victorian Card Cases, Joseph Wilmore, Birmingham circa 1830, the first rectangular with flat chased scrolls and foliage, 9.5cm, the other with all over engine turned decoration, 8.5cm long, 144g

Estimate: £200-300

Sold: £480
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Lot 398

Two Victorian Card Cases, Nathaniel Mills, Birmingham 1842 and 1848, the first of shaped rectangular form, with engine turned decoration around a central cartouche, 9cm long, the other engraved with roses over an engine turned ground, 10cm long, 131g all in

Estimate: £300-500

Sold: £350
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Lot 399

An American Silver Castle Top Card Case, unmarked, probably Leonard & Wilson, circa 1850, rounded rectangular, embossed with a view of a castle, tree and lake, the other side with a view of a castle upon a hill, 9cm long, 52g

Estimate: £120-180

Sold: £170
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Lot 400

An American Silver Castle Top Card Case, unmarked, probably Leonard & Wilson, circa 1850, rounded rectangular, embossed with a view of Trinity Church, New York, surrounded by embossed scrolls, the rear engraved with a bridge and folly, with suspension chain, 9cm long, 49g

Estimate: £120-180

Sold: £220
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