Thursday 30 May 2019
Commencing at 11:00amLeamington Spa Auction Centre
Saturday 25th May – 10am - 2pm,
Tuesday 28th May - 9am - 5pm
Wednesday 29th May – 9am - 7pm,
Morning of sale from 9am
Thursday sales of Antiques and Collectors items are held bi-monthly at our Leamington Spa saleroom. These sales incorporate a range of Antique Furniture, Pictures, Ceramics & Glass, Silver, Metalware, Boxes and Caddies, Militaria and other collector’s items are offered for sale.
A Russian silver and parcel gilt tankard by Ovchinnikov. The body with two niello-work oval panels depicting scenes of the Kremlin and St. Basil’s cathedral, surrounded by scrolling decoration and separated by a series of bands with gothic Cyrillic script beneath the lid. The lid itself featuring a bifurcated thumb piece and further scrolling and medallion decoration. Marked to base for 84 zolotnik silver. Moscow 1888. Makers mark for Pavel Akimov Ovchinnikov. Assay master probably Viktor Vasilyevich Savinsky. Approx weight 660g, h. 14.5 cm. Estimate £5000 – £8000
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A Distinguished Flying Cross (DFC) awarded to Flight-Lieutenant Donald Leslie Ward of R.A.F.V.R. 96th squadron of Walsgrave for his ‘high standard of skill and efficiency’ including destroying three enemy aircraft and nine flying bombs and also saving the lives of the crew of a Wellington bomber. The medal itself is dated 1944 on the reverse and housed in its original box. Also included is a selection of newspaper clippings concerning the recipient and his actions along with his RAF officers cloth cap badge. Estimate £1000 – £1500
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An early 20th century white metal, ruby and diamond trilogy ring marked '18ct Plat' The central ruby approximately 0.75ct, flanked by two approximately 0.25ct round brilliant cut diamonds. Approx weight 2.6g. Size Q
Sold for £1,400
A polychrome wooden plaque depicting the coat of arms of the United Kingdom, h. 30.5 cm,
w. 38 cm
Sold for £1,300
A George II mahogany tea table, the shaped fold over top supported on a single gate action over a single frieze drawer above cabriole legs with shell carved knees, C-scroll ears and terminating in pad feet, h. 72 cm, w. 86 cm, d. 43 cm
Sold for £1,100
A pair of 19th century cast iron urns, the egg and dart rim over the gadrooned body and fluted column seated on tapering pedestals with plinth bases, h. 107 cm, dia. 74 cm
Sold for £1,900
An Elizabeth II silver four branch candelabra of hexagonal, tapering form. Hallmarked for London 1968, makers mark for William Comyns & Sons Ltd.
Sold for £580
A 19th century Chinese bronze bowl or incense burner modelled in the form of a duck standing on a waterside rock with leg raised.
Sold for £540
A late Victorian yellow metal and diamond star pendant/ brooch, the six point star set with graduating old and rough cut diamonds. Central stone approx 0.17ct. Total carat weight estimated at 1.2ct. Approx weight 9.4g, dia. 2.8 cm
Sold for £800
A late 19th/early 20th century Fernand Martin mechanical toy 'Le Gai Violoniste' in working order and in original box, h. 20 cm
Sold for £1,400
An 1693 William and Mary five guinea gold coin, the reverse with crowned shield of arms, the obverse with conjoined busts of the monarchs. Edge year QVINTO.
Sold for £4,000
A quantity of 18th and 19th century antiquarian leather bound books to include 'The History Of Napoleon', Shakespeare, etc.
Sold for £1,700
Colette Bouvard (1941-1996),
'Bridge between the houses- Venice',
signed, dated 7.2.75 to stock label verso,
oil on canvas,
26 x 34 cm
Sold for £1,600
An early 19th century figured cedar campaign chest of two short over three long drawers with flush brass handles, brass fittings and a splitting carcass, h. 102 cm, w. 106 cm, d. 44 cm
Sold for £1,200
A 19th century mahogany cellarette of sarcophagus form with gadrooned sides on gadrooned squat bun feet, h. 49 cm, w. 76 cm, d. 56 cm
Sold for £2,100
A Robert 'Mouseman' Thompson of Kilburn burr oak and oak dining table, the shaped adzed top on chamfered end supports with carved mouse.
Sold for £2,700
An 18ct yellow gold, emerald and diamond three stone ring, the approximately 3ct square cut emerald flanked by two approximately 0.5ct triangular cut diamonds. Size N. Approx weight 4.8g
Sold for £1,100
A Victorian oak and crossbanded extending dining table, the circular carved edge top extending with a winding mechanism on both sides with three extra leaves over a Gothic base splitting in two to carry the ends and consisting of carved corinthium columns and foliate brackets above four carved winged dog feet, h. 77 cm, w. 138 cm, min l. 138 cm, max l. 303 cm
Sold for £1,500
A Lachenal & Co 'The Edeophone' concertina, the fretwork ends having 48 buttons. Numbered 60031, RD number 129662. Housed in the original leather case with later stickers to exterior
Sold for £1,400