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In Chiswick, W4

Fine and Selected Sale

Tuesday, 6th December

Lot No:  1 (Furniture)

Apprentice furniture piece, miniature bureau bookcase, c.1911, lead light double glazed doors with miniature books, mahogany fold down writing rest with brass decoration, fitted interior with release mechanism for secret drawers, set above two over two drawers, with accompanying letter from the maker to the owners, 30.8 x 18.8 x 13.2cm

Lot No:  2 (Collectables, Sporting, Coins)

George III gold half guinea coin, drilled, pendant mounted

Lot No:  3 (Collectables, Sporting, Coins)

Victorian gold sovereign coin, 1899

Lot No:  4 (Watches)

Rolex, a gentleman's white gold Cellini wristwatch, quartz movement, reference 2389693, the silvered dial with baton markers, signed to dial, Continental stamp to lug, fitted to faux crocodile leather strap.

Lot No:  5 (Collectables, Sporting, Coins)

Two Edwardian gold half sovereign, 1903/1907 and nine George V threepence coins

Lot No:  6 (Watches)

Ladies 18ct gold cased pocket watch, Roman numerals and floral decoration, with 18ct gold fob chain

Lot No:  7 (Watches)

Ladies tri-colour gold strap bracelet, 18ct, 26.8g.

Lot No:  8 (Jewellery)

Asprey, 9ct gold fob striker, in the form of a book, and a 9ct gold fob tooth pick (2)

Lot No:  9 (Jewellery)

Solitaire diamond ring, 18ct gold, approx. 0.5ct

Lot No:  10 (Watches)

Mid 19th century silver full hunter pocket watch, fusee movement, signed to movement Plaskett, London, no. 7975, the enamel dial with Roman numerals, subsidiary seconds dial at six, gilt spade hands, engine turned case with vacant cartouche, London 1857, leather strap, key, 4cm dial dia.Provenance: General Gordon gave pocket watch in Khartoum to his  read more 

Lot No:  11 (Silver)

Trio of silver gilt salt dishes of Rococo design, twin handles with pumpkin finial over Greek key shoulder and scrolls, arch and bead rim, pierced foliate inner rim, scallops to knees and paw feet, star cut glass liner, silver gilt 800 stamp spoons, 9.6cm w

Lot No:  12 (Silver)

Georgian silver snuff box, Masonic emblem to cartouche, engine turned decoration, recessed corners, gilded interior, London 1810, 7.4cm

Lot No:  13 (Watches)

Art Deco platinum sapphire and diamond cocktail watch, set baguette, square and round cut stones on associated 9ct white gold strap

Lot No:  14 (Asian Art & Middle Eastern)

Small antique carved ivory skull and bones with incised red ochre stained signature to base, probably Japanese, 3.5cm h

Lot No:  15 (Asian Art & Middle Eastern)

Fine 19th C Japanese carved ivory okimono of a woodsman leaning on his axe, signed to base, 20.5cm h

Lot No:  16 (Asian Art & Middle Eastern)

19th C Japanese carved ivory okimono of a Samurai feeding birds, signed in cartouche to base, 22cm h

Lot No:  17 (Asian Art & Middle Eastern)

Late 19th C Japanese carved ivory group of a fisherman carrying his son who is holding a crab, signed to base, 16cm h

Lot No:  18 (Asian Art & Middle Eastern)

Rare antique carved ivory group of a wandering Chinese minstrel strumming a lute, wearing a lotus leaf hat and attended by dancing toads, signed in red seal to base, 12cm h

Lot No:  19 (Asian Art & Middle Eastern)

Large antique carved ivory netsuke group of Chinese musicians in a boat, signed to base in red seal, 10cm L

Lot No:  20 (Asian Art & Middle Eastern)

A19th C carved ivory okimono of a plump monk strumming a lute, signed in red seal to base, 11cm h

Lot No:  21 (Asian Art & Middle Eastern)

Antique carved ivory group of illicit lovers discovered, signed in red cartouche to base, and a netsuke of a hunchbacked mask carver, largest 5cm h (2)

Lot No:  22 (Asian Art & Middle Eastern)

Carved antique ivory figure of a venerable cymbal player, 10cm h

Lot No:  23 (Oils, Watercolours, Prints)

James Baker Pyne, British, 1800-1870, The Bay of Naples, oil on canvas, signed and dated 1854, 91 x 122cm, in gilt swept frame

Lot No:  24 (Jewellery)

Diamond solitaire ring, the circular brilliant cut stone approx 0.7ct.

Lot No:  25 (Silver)

Novelty Sampson Mordan fob pencil in the form of an 18th C flintlock pistol, and another unmarked

Lot No:  26 (Silver)

Boxed set of eight silver gilt and enamel teaspoons, by Turner & Simpson, Birmingham 1957, fitted Harrods case

Lot No:  27 (Silver)

Silver chatelaine, 12th C decoration of figures and man with sword and a lion set over a cherub with associated items, carnelian fob, silver frame lens, silver needle case, and other unmarked items

Lot No:  28 (Silver)

Six silver Vesta cases, all with foliate decoration and monograms, various ages from early 20th C (6)

Lot No:  29 (Silver)

Continental silver novelty Vesta in the form of a dog's head, 5.2cm

Lot No:  30 (Silver)

John Bull Ltd., silver onion, Birmingham 1994, approx. 7.5cm dia

Lot No:  31 (Silver)

Three 18th C Continental silver oil lamps, repousse decorated boat form reservoirs raised on pedestal and foot, one is Renaissance inspiration, other two Rococo, largest 18cm h

Lot No:  32 (Watches)

Ladies late Victorian 14ct yellow gold fob watch, foliate engraved case with gilt decorated dial marked Roman numerals

Lot No:  33 (Jewellery)

Gold ring set with a pearl, in textured leaf mount, possibly French marks, 18ct plus

Lot No:  34 (Silver)

Fine Persian silver swan centrepiece, the whole intricately engraved on repousse modelling, 21 x 15cm x 48cm

Lot No:  35 (Watches)

Jaeger LeCoultre, a ladies 18ct yellow gold bracelet watch, c.1980s, quartz movement, model no. 100077 1, serial no. 1599550, oval gilt dial, bezel set with diamonds and emeralds, fitted to 18ct gold link bracelet, boxed, with papers

Lot No:  36 (Jewellery)

Diamond set heart pendant in white gold with central ring in yellow gold, 18ct gold diamond weight 0.33ct

Lot No:  37 (Jewellery)

Diamond set five stone ring, in an 18ct gold band, 3.1g

Lot No:  38 (Silver)

18th C Continental silver snuff box with oval agate mounted to the top, engraved hunters, game and dog, makers mark W.H, circa 1760, 7 x 5.5cm

Lot No:  39 (Jewellery)

Pair of gold cufflinks with engine turned decoration, cased

Lot No:  40 (Silver)

18th C Continental silver table top incense burner, the embossed and pierced domed top with Medieval figure finial, raised on tripod feet, 18cm h 10.5cm dia

Lot No:  41 (Jewellery)

Dutch ten guilder gold coin, Queen Wilhelmina, 1917, within a scrolled frame on a fine chain, 11.8g

Lot No:  42 (Jewellery)

Victorian elliptical form diamond set ring, 18ct and a similar diamond and sapphire ring unmarked, 5.22g (2)

Lot No:  43 (Jewellery)

9ct yellow gold diamond and sapphire three stone ring, claw set

Lot No:  44 (Silver)

Unusual Continental silver (925) model of a barrel organ on a hand cart, (2)

Lot No:  45 (Jewellery)

Double mabe pearl pendant in gold mount with Greek key design, on 18ct gold chain

Lot No:  46 (Jewellery)

Gentleman's Victorian 9ct yellow gold signet ring, hardstone intaglio cut with a lion rampant with trident, and a 19th century yellow metal memento mori brooch

Lot No:  47 (Silver)

Pair of hallmarked silver gilt Rococo repousse decorated salts together with spoons, presentation box, makers mark JD & WD

Lot No:  48 (Jewellery)

9ct gold bar necklace, 50cm L, and three pairs of matching bar earrings, 15.2g

Lot No:  49 (Silver)

Matching set of eight oval silver napkin rings, c.2003

Lot No:  50 (Watches)

Gentleman's silver cased 'tank' watch, Swiss and Continental import silver marks for 1917

Lot No:  51 (Watches)

Ladies fob watch, 18ct gold case with guilloche enamel decoration and design of bird to reverse

Lot No:  52 (Asian Art & Middle Eastern)

Large late 19th century Canton vase of baluster form, decorated with gilt lizards and monkeys and vignettes of noble figures in a garden, birds and flowers, 79cm h

Lot No:  53 (Asian Art & Middle Eastern)

A large early 20th century Satsuma vase, decorated with three vignettes showing entertainers, on a webbed and diapered ground, 38cm h, with hardwood stand, (2)

Lot No:  54 (Oils, Watercolours, Prints)

Captain Richard Britten, English, collection of twenty-four sketch books, circa 1850-1880's, containing drawings and watercolours comprising marine scenes, portrait and figural studies and many topographic subjects from the Captain's travels from The Highlands to Turkey (qty), encompassing his life from a boy to a man honed in his art

Lot No:  55 (Silver)

Pair of hallmarked silver salts and spoons in presentation box, makers mark H & T

Lot No:  56 (Jewellery)

Diamond and ruby set five stone dress ring, in an 18ct yellow gold setting and band, 2.7g

Lot No:  57 (General)

19th century Irish Killarney marquetry writing box, decorated with views of Killarney Castle ruins within panels of scrolling leaves and shamrock, the twin hinged slant front enclosing a writing surface and twin well compartment, 33cm w

Lot No:  58 (Ceramics)

Plaster maquette of a seated pug type dog with a guilty look, finished with a painted wash, indistinctly signed, 45cm h

Lot No:  59 (Oils, Watercolours, Prints)

Twelve bird illustrations by Axel Amuchastain, Love Life of the Birds, 1952, Argentina, prints, mounted in hand-finished black frames, 29 x 19cm (12)

Lot No:  60 (Works of Art)

19th century French gold mounted circular tortoiseshell snuff box, the cover and base inset portrait miniatures on silk depicting Louis XVI and Louis XVII with engraved dedications, "He Still Lives For You, Let Us Mourn For Him" and "One Escaped The Killers And Avenge Your Father One Day", 7.5cm dia.

Lot No:  61 (General)

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Lot No:  62 (Oils, Watercolours, Prints)

Regency oval miniature on ivory, portrait of a young lady in white lace dress with pearl jewellery, bears indistinct signature verso, dated 1810, 9cm h

Lot No:  63 (Jewellery)

John Field, a Regency bronzed silhouette memento mori brooch on ivory depicting a head and shoulder portrait of a gentleman, signed Field, 2 Strand, woven hair to verso, within a chased yellow metal floral scroll frame, 4cm h

Lot No:  64 (Oils, Watercolours, Prints)

18th century oval portrait miniature of a lady with brown bunched hair, high white ruff, lace collar and black tunic, gilt metal cased, 5cm h

Lot No:  65 (Oils, Watercolours, Prints)

18th century oval portrait miniature of Puritan gentleman with long brown hair in traditional white collar and black tunic, 6.5cm h

Lot No:  66 (Oils, Watercolours, Prints)

Victorian oval portrait miniature of an elegant young lady with curled white hair in white lace gown, yellow metal framed, 9cm h

Lot No:  67 (Oils, Watercolours, Prints)

Regency oval portrait miniature of a gentleman, 7cm, and a similar rectangular portrait miniature, 9cm h

Lot No:  68 (General)

19th C tortoiseshell calling card case, 10.1 x 7.2cm, mother-of-pearl calling card case with floral engraving, 10.2 x 7.6cm, and a tortoiseshell trinket / pill box with domed lid, 6.8cm w (3)

Lot No:  69 (Tribal)

Fine rare funerary tribal figure made by the Bakota tribe, Gabon, typical repousse brass sheets over wooden figure, pre-1900, 56cm h

Lot No:  70 (Tribal)

Unusual antique Bambara metal clad wooden horned tribal face mask, in the Sega sub style, Senegal, some evidence of recycled metal, 70cm L

Lot No:  71 (Tribal)

Scarce Congo Luba tribe antique carved wooden fetish and gourd smoking pipe, 62cm L

Lot No:  72 (Tribal)

Iconic antique Ngi secret society tribal face mask, carved wood with white pigmentation, Fang peoples, Gabon, 41cm L, This society dedicated to the cult of fine carved masks of almost unreal beauty, 44cm L

Lot No:  73 (Tribal)

Fang secret society tribal face mask, carved wood with white heightened detail, 30cm L

Lot No:  74 (Tribal)

Elegant antique carved and pierced coconut shell tribal spoon, Sumatra, 20cm L

Lot No:  75 (Tribal)

Highly unusual and rare antique white metal tribal conch shell horn, Sino-Tibetan, the white metal is intricately mounted and engraved with dragons and Buddhist symbols, 30cm L

Lot No:  76 (Tribal)

Fine Batak scrimshawed tribal medicine horn with carved wooden stoppers, Sumatra, 26cm L

Lot No:  77 (Tribal)

Two strings of highly colourful antique tribal trading beads, Mali (2)

Lot No:  78 (Tribal)

Antique carved wooden tribal fetish figure with bead, button and bell embellishments and wearing a raffia skirt, possibly Bapende Kwilu river region, Congo, 40cm h

Lot No:  79 (Tribal)

African carved wooden double face pair of tribal fetish figurines with horn finial and glass bead necklace, possibly Songye Nkisi, 24cm h

Lot No:  80 (Tribal)

Rare and beautiful antique cowrie shell and mother-of-pearl tribal necklace, Papua New Guinea

Lot No:  81 (Watches)

Cyma, an early 20th century silver manual wind wristwatch, 15 jewel signed movement, serial 152922, the engine turned dial with Arabic numerals and outer minute track, subsidiary seconds dial at six, fitted to associated leather strap, and an early 20th century 9ct gold ladies manual wind wristwatch, the white enamel dial with Arabic numerals, polished  read more 

Lot No:  82 (Tribal)

Vintage tribal armadillo skin bag with leather strap and tassels, Guatemala

Lot No:  83 (Tribal)

Unusual ringtore white metal necklace with incised and engraved designs, ethnic Miao tribe, South China

Lot No:  84 (Tribal)

Pair of Balinese tribal figures seated on carved wooden lotus thrones, their bodies constructed from ancient Chinese coins and their appendages and extremes carved and parcel gilt, 32cm h (2)

Lot No:  85 (Tribal)

Charming antique carved wooden and white pigmented tribal loom weight, both sides carved with stylised face, 10 x 20cm

Lot No:  86 (Tribal)

Two vintage hand embroidered Huipil (shirts), these light colourful poncho style shirts are traditional costume in Guatemala (2)

Lot No:  87 (Tribal)

Buhara needlepoint hand embroidered shoulder bag

Lot No:  88 (Tribal)

Antique flat weave and shell enriched Sumba Island tribal textile panel, Indonesia, 104 x 33cm

Lot No:  89 (Tribal)

Antique Ikat tribal textile panel, Sumba island, Indonesia, with stylised zoomorphic designs, and Congo tassel selvedges, 200 x 100cm

Lot No:  90 (Tribal)

Timor Island tribal metal mask of stylised form with pierced eye holes, ears, and crown-like headdress, 25cm h

Lot No:  91 (Tribal)

Rare and fine antique carved and pierced tribal wooden magician stopper or jar bung finial for a medicine bottle, 14cm h

Lot No:  92 (Tribal)

Pair of primitive antique carved tribal wooden figures; a male and female from Sumba Island (2)

Lot No:  93 (Tribal)

Rare antique carved whale bone comb hair tribal ornament, traditionally carved by Timor islanders, carved in shallow relief with fantastic birds and the head of a winged deity, 11 x 17cm

Lot No:  94 (Tribal)

Rare antique 'totem' carved wood African fertility fetish figure, with skin drum finial on miniature Ashanti style stool, resting on the head of a female nude figure holding a standing child

Lot No:  95 (Works of Art)

19th century French gold and tortoiseshell circular snuff box with remnants of gilded stripe decoration, 6cm dia, and a later oval horn snuffbox

Lot No:  96 (Watches)

Continental silver bracelet watch with rhinestone decoration

Lot No:  97 (Tribal)

Mirror and shell encrusted wooden horned tribal crocodile spirit ceremonial dance mask

Lot No:  98 (Tribal)

African West Coast carved wooden tribal pot with four legs and base

Lot No:  99 (Tribal)

Very elegant antique Nigerian female spirit mask with red and white pigment, possibly Mmuo tribe

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