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A fine Victorian mahogany marquetry long

A fine Victorian mahogany marquetry long

A fine Victorian mahogany marquetry longcase clock of tall proportions by Maple & Co. London. With fluted caddy top having brass finials, carved acanthus column supports flanking the hood and central trunk, with blind fret carved side panels and fluted pilasters to the base. Inlaid in the Sheraton style with linen swags and baskets of flowers. With gilt brass square dial adorned with spandrels, having silvered chapter ring and subsidiary seconds. Housing an eight day three train movement striking quarterly, Westminster and Whittington with eight bells, four chimes and a gong, 269cm. 53cm wide, 35.5cm deep.

£7,800
Sir Joshua Reynolds, P.R.A. (1723-1792).

Sir Joshua Reynolds, P.R.A. (1723-1792).

Sir Joshua Reynolds, P.R.A. (1723-1792). Gilt framed monochrome oil on canvas. Portrait of Lady Standish (died 1780) wearing a white dress and black wrap, 74cm x 61cm.
Provenance; Recorded in Reynolds' sitters book of 1758, painted on four sittings; May 4 at (nine), 8th (eleven thirty), 11th (midday) and 15th (midday). Passed to her daughters on her death by her first husband, Elizabeth Smyth, who married Robert Ramsden, Wigthorpe Hall Nr Worksop and by family descent until sold at Christies June 1977. 
£7,500
A gentleman's Cartier Tank Anglaise auto

A gentleman's Cartier Tank Anglaise auto

A gentleman's Cartier Tank Anglaise automatic stainless steel and 18 carat pink gold bracelet watch, XL model. With a rectangular lacquered silvered flinqué dial with Roman numeral markers incorporating a disguised signature at 7, with date display at 3 and having sword shaped hands. Transparent case back with sapphire crystal, Ref. 19063737SX, No 3507, Cal. 1904 MC. Box and papers. Case dimensions 47mm x 36mm.  
£5,400
Laurence Stephen Lowry R. A. (1887-1976)

Laurence Stephen Lowry R. A. (1887-1976)

Laurence Stephen Lowry R. A. (1887-1976). Pencil signed artists proof colour print with blind proof stamp for the Fine Art Trade Guild, Berwick upon Tweed, 53cm x 43cm.

£5,200
A 19th century Chinese rouleau vase. Pai

A 19th century Chinese rouleau vase. Pai

A 19th century Chinese rouleau vase. Painted in underglaze blue with stylized lotus flowers and scrolling foliage. Yongzheng six character mark under two rings, 44.75cm high.
£4,200
A 17th century Indo Portuguese coromande

A 17th century Indo Portuguese coromande

A 17th century Indo Portuguese coromandel fitted table cabinet on ebonized Victorian stand. With silvered mounts and drop handles and profusely inlaid with ivory penwork panels. Overall height 129cm. 
£4,000
A large Regency mahogany breakfront libr

A large Regency mahogany breakfront libr

A large Regency mahogany breakfront library bookcase. With astragal glazed top section, panelled cupboard base with ivory escutcheons and raised on splay bracket feet, 280cm wide, 264cm high, 41.5cm deep. 
£4,000
Gerald Cooper (1898-1975). Gilt framed o

Gerald Cooper (1898-1975). Gilt framed o

Gerald Cooper (1898-1975). Gilt framed oil on panel, still life with honeysuckle, hollyhocks, poppies, petunias, godetia and auricula. Signed and with Mandell's Gallery label along with a sales invoice, 1983. 60cm x 50cm.
£3,400
A fine French Vernis Martin kingwood vit

A fine French Vernis Martin kingwood vit

A fine French Vernis Martin kingwood vitrine. With ormolu mounts, painted to the base with figures in 18th century dress and raised on square scrolling supports, 83cm, 77cm, 48cm.

£3,000
A Georgian shagreen and silver mounted c

A Georgian shagreen and silver mounted c

A Georgian shagreen and silver mounted case containing various accoutrements. Including a nutmeg grater, knife and fork, fountain pen, tweezers, aid memoir, etc and with a hinged compartment below revealing a bloodstone seal, ink well and pounce pot. With a silver cartouche inscribed the gift of his father 1840. The aid memoire inside inked with the inscription; This case formerly belonged to the Duke of Gordon, 11.5cm. Spoon length 8.25cm.
£2,900
A 7" gauge live steam 0-4-2 tank engine

A 7" gauge live steam 0-4-2 tank engine

A 7" gauge live steam 0-4-2 tank engine and passenger carriage. In green livery and named Bridget. Constructed by T. W. Johnson 1974, Forest Hall, Newcastle Upon Tyne. Locomotive 93cm long.
£2,600
A rare Lowestoft model of a recumbent ra

A rare Lowestoft model of a recumbent ra

A rare Lowestoft model of a recumbent ram. Raised on a simple pad base and with it's eyes, muzzle and hoofs picked out in coloured enamels. Flat base with glazed vent hole c1785-90, 5cm high.

£2,600
A large Victorian mahogany double librar

A large Victorian mahogany double librar

A large Victorian mahogany double library bookcase. With astrigal glazed doors and original cylinder blown glass, egg and dart cornice with wave fret frieze. Acanthus moulded corbels and wreath cartouches to the figured panelled cupboard doors, 265cm wide x 272cm high.
£2,600
An 18th century Chinese Ming style tea b

An 18th century Chinese Ming style tea b

An 18th century Chinese Ming style tea bowl. Painted in underglaze blue with alternating panels of peonies and fruit. Six character Xuande mark under two concentric rings, 9.5cm diameter. 
£2,500
A fine Royal Crown Derby chocolate cup a

A fine Royal Crown Derby chocolate cup a

A fine Royal Crown Derby chocolate cup and saucer from the Judge E. H. Gary service. Painted by Albert Gregory with panels of flowers framed within elaborately moulded gilt borders by George Darlington on gros bleu and turquoise grounds. Signed by both artists, printed marks in gilt with Royal Warrants, Tiffany & Co. Mark and impressed Derby, saucer 13.5cm diameter. 
£2,500
A Chippendale period mahogany snap top o

A Chippendale period mahogany snap top o

A Chippendale period mahogany snap top occasional table. The octagonal, crossbanded top is inlaid with marquetry to depict a flower bouquet and is raised on a carved reeded column on scrolling supports. Top 59.5 wide, table 69cm high.
£2,400
A George III mahogany eight day longcase

A George III mahogany eight day longcase

A George III mahogany eight day longcase clock by Richard Peyton, Gloucester. With brass arch top dial incorporating a moon roller, having silvered chapter ring and with subsidiary seconds and date display. With swan neck pediment, fluted column supports and quarter columns, having carved brickwork mouldings and raised on ogee bracket feet. 218cm tall, dial 30cm wide.
£2,400
An early 20th century French triple sing

An early 20th century French triple sing

An early 20th century French triple singing bird cage clockwork automaton. With a domed gilt wirework cage housing the three colourful creatures chirping, with tilting heads and moving tails; one of which is perched. Raised on a waisted octagonal gesso plinth, 52cm. 

£2,200
A rare Royal Mail coach guards flintlock

A rare Royal Mail coach guards flintlock

A rare Royal Mail coach guards flintlock pistol by J. Harding, London. With walnut full stock, ramrod and brass barrel inscribed along the spine J. Harding & Son, Boro, London, Liverpl & Manchtr and around the muzzle for his Majesty's mail coaches. Lock plate with broad arrow and inscribed J. Harding. Barrel length 22.75cm.

£2,000
A 19th century Gillows rosewood bureau p

A 19th century Gillows rosewood bureau p

A 19th century Gillows rosewood bureau plat of quatrefoil shape and with leather inset top. With single drawer and Linke quality ormolu mounts ornamented with ram masks and flower heads. Stamped inside the drawer, 122cm. 
£2,000
A 17th century oak three drawer low dres

A 17th century oak three drawer low dres

A 17th century oak three drawer low dresser. With panel fronted drawers, raised on short baluster supports and with moulded cross stretchers, 189cm wide.
£1,900
A pair of cased early 20th century percu

A pair of cased early 20th century percu

A pair of cased early 20th century percussion cap target pistols and accoutrements. With carved walnut half stocks, hexagonal barrels and having scroll engraving to the metalwork. Barrels 25cm long.
£1,900
A 19th century tea caddy modelled in the

A 19th century tea caddy modelled in the

A 19th century tea caddy modelled in the form of a double fronted cottage with pitched roof having two chimney stacks and a central dormer window. With painted roof tiles, leaded windows, red panelled door and bushes over a pale ochre ground. Housing two compartments each with turned bone button knops, 18.25cm wide.

£1,800
A 19th century Anglo Indian Vizagapatam

A 19th century Anglo Indian Vizagapatam

A 19th century Anglo Indian Vizagapatam ivory and penwork fitted sewing box of sarcophagus form and raised on carved paw feet, 33.5cm wide. 
£1,700
A Chinese Xuantong (1909-1912) gilt bron

A Chinese Xuantong (1909-1912) gilt bron

A Chinese Xuantong (1909-1912) gilt bronze censor with cloisonne decoration ornamented with stylized scrolling lotus flowers. Having twin loop handles and raised on three tapering feet. Four character mark, 15.5cm wide.
£1,700
B. Grundmann. A German Art Deco bronze a

B. Grundmann. A German Art Deco bronze a

B. Grundmann. A German Art Deco bronze and ivory figure group of a semi clad maiden, with her hair tied up and enamelled in black, posed with her head to one side and her arms crossed at her chest. Raised on a marble plinth. Signed, 30.75cm. 
£1,700
A late 19th century Meissen figure group

A late 19th century Meissen figure group

A late 19th century Meissen figure group. With a central figure wearing a feather headdress and dancing with two couples, with a basket of flowers, bagpipes, a violin and a flute on a naturalistic mounded base with rococo style mouldings. Painted cross swords mark in underglaze blue, impressed and incised marks, 

£1,600
A large Art Nouveau mahogany display cab

A large Art Nouveau mahogany display cab

A large Art Nouveau mahogany display cabinet. With arch top pediment and stylized marquetry tulips on satinwood grounds. With a large astrigal glazed centre door further ornamented with an openwork copper tulip plaque, raised on square tapering supports with pierced corbels and a moulded serpentine lower tier, 228cm high x 156cm wide.
£1,600
A George V walnut cased grandmother cloc

A George V walnut cased grandmother cloc

A George V walnut cased grandmother clock. With arch top shagreen mounted dial having brass chapter ring and chime / silent mechanism. With a three train eight day movement having platform escapement and Westminster quarter chime. The case is banded in coromandel, with burr walnut door and raised on ogee bracket feet, 167.5cm.
£1,600
A World War II "dirty dozen" British mil

A World War II "dirty dozen" British mil

A World War II "dirty dozen" British military issue Longines manual wristwatch in stainless steel case. The black dial with numeral markers, outer railroad style minute track, subsidiary seconds, and broad arrow mark. Screw back stamped WWW F 4724. Movement stamped 6937116.
£1,600
A George III mahogany serving table of s

A George III mahogany serving table of s

A George III mahogany serving table of serpentine form. With brass rear gallery having urn finials, with strung and marquetry inlay to the frieze depicting a shell patera, husk swags and Prince of Wales feather motifs. Raised on square tapering supports with further marquetry festoons and terminating on spade feet, 175.5cm wide, 61.5cm deep, 131cm high. 
£1,600
A gentleman's Omega stainless steel Auto

A gentleman's Omega stainless steel Auto

A gentleman's Omega stainless steel Automatic Speedmaster chronograph bracelet watch on deployment clasp and with screw back. With blue dial and outer tachymetre bezel, having subsidiary seconds, minute and hour recorders at 6, 9 and 12 and date display at 3. Sold with box and papers. Ref; 32128000, watch number 85017252.
£1,500
A near pair of 19th century Dutch rosewo

A near pair of 19th century Dutch rosewo

A near pair of 19th century Dutch rosewood and kingwood  marquetry bedside cabinets. Each with four drawers and a cupboard and raised on splay bracket supports, 93.5cm. 
£1,500
A Japanese early Meiji period hiramaki l

A Japanese early Meiji period hiramaki l

A Japanese early Meiji period hiramaki lacquer box and cover of rectangular form. Profusely inlaid with a Shibayama millefiori pattern in mother of pearl, coral and ivory to depict overlapping peonies, chrysanthemum and blossom. Signed inside the cover, 15.5cm x 12cm.
£1,400
An early 20th century large shagreen eas

An early 20th century large shagreen eas

An early 20th century large shagreen easel photograph frame with ivory fillet, watered silk backing and lacquered brass strut. Stamped London Made, 35.25cm high.
£1,300
A George II Irish pine and yew wood occa

A George II Irish pine and yew wood occa

A George II Irish pine and yew wood occasional table. With blind fret carved sides and raised on cabriole supports with mask terminals and paw feet, 70cm long, 47cm wide, 49cm high. 
£1,300
A Chinese carved celadon jade brush pot.

A Chinese carved celadon jade brush pot.

A Chinese carved celadon jade brush pot. Decorated in relief with figures playing chequers in a mountainous landscape, 9.5cm.

£1,200
A champleve enamel pedestal goblet, poss

A champleve enamel pedestal goblet, poss

A champleve enamel pedestal goblet, possibly Russian, 13cm.
£1,200
A 19th century French style mahogany and

A 19th century French style mahogany and

A 19th century French style mahogany and kingwood escritoire side cabinet with fitted interior and marble top. Decorated with marquetry inlay and having gilt metal mounts, 133cm high.   
£1,200
A pair of late 18th / early 19th century

A pair of late 18th / early 19th century

A pair of late 18th / early 19th century French giltwood armchairs with original needlework upholstery, 100cm high, 70cm wide, 54cm deep. 
£1,100
An 18 carat white gold solitaire diamond

An 18 carat white gold solitaire diamond

An 18 carat white gold solitaire diamond ring set with a round cut stone approximately 1.1ct, 2.95 grams gross weight, spread of the stone 6mm, ring size N.

£1,100
An imposing Victorian 8 day longcase clo

An imposing Victorian 8 day longcase clo

An imposing Victorian 8 day longcase clock in heavily carved oak case. With arch top gilt brass dial incorporating a moon roller, subsidiary date and second dials, with a silvered chapter ring having applied gilt Arabic numeral markers and striking hourly on a large tubular gong, 258cm high. 
£1,100
An 18 carat gold and platinum solitaire

An 18 carat gold and platinum solitaire

An 18 carat gold and platinum solitaire diamond ring set with a baguette cut diamond 1.0ct, 3.64 grams gross weigh, ring size M.

£1,100
A Waltham 9ct gold half hunter Masonic p

A Waltham 9ct gold half hunter Masonic p

A Waltham 9ct gold half hunter Masonic pocket watch and double Albert chain with Masonic fobs with enamel dial having subsidiary seconds and Masonic emblems, watch assayed Birmingham 1944, chain 53.16 grams watch 98.23 grams.

£1,050
A Victorian five piece silver plated and

A Victorian five piece silver plated and

A Victorian five piece silver plated and gilded epergne garniture, possibly Elkington & Co. With cut cranberry flash bowls, the central stand with three branches ornamented with open scroll work and rams masks is raised on a fluted column support over an ogee base surmounted by three Pegasus mirrored in the other four articles. Largest 54cm high.
£1,000
A gentleman's vintage 18 carat gold case

A gentleman's vintage 18 carat gold case

A gentleman's vintage 18 carat gold cased Rolex manual wristwatch. With wire lugs and having silver dial with Arabic numeral markers and subsidiary seconds. Case stamped 974523, works stamped Rolex 15 jewels, 32mm wide. Glass diameter 27mm. 
£1,000
A 19th century Chinese famille vert bott

A 19th century Chinese famille vert bott

A 19th century Chinese famille vert bottle vase. Enamelled with a dragon chasing a flaming pearl on a bianco sopra bianco ground of scrolling foliage and flower heads. Painted six character Qianlong seal mark, 27cm.
£1,000
A mahogany longcase clock of small propo

A mahogany longcase clock of small propo

A mahogany longcase clock of small proportions by Maple & Co. London. With swan neck pediment, blind fret carving, Corinthian quarter columns, brick work mouldings and raised on ogee bracket feet. Housing an eight day three train movement striking on Westminster, Whittington and Winchester, 214cm.
£1,000