Antique Furniture & Collectors’ Items

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Thursday 11 June 2020

Commencing at 11:00am

Leamington Spa Auction Centre

Viewing

Due to the exceptional circumstances there will be no public viewing for this sale. All lots have been photographed and condition reports are available upon request.

IMPORTANT INFORMATION

The sale date advertised above is subject to change and dependent on the national situation. Please check our website frequently for further updates.

Please note this sale will be held live on the internet and attendance in person will not be allowed*. Subject to change

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.

Catalogues 
Illustrated catalogues are available for all Antique and Specialist sales. (£5.00 by post). These sales can also be viewed on–line 10 days prior to the auction.

Entries 
Entries are accepted up to three weeks prior to a Specialist sale or by prior arrangement, please contact the nearest office for further details.

Buyer Beware
All lots in this sale are ‘sold as seen’ with any imperfections, faults or losses. No warranties are given. Bidders are deemed to be satisfied with the condition of any lots on which they bid.

Viewing

Due to the exceptional circumstances there will be no public viewing for this sale. All lots have been photographed and condition reports are available upon request.

Condition Reports

Condition reports and further images of lots are available for this sale via the the-saleroom.com

We regret that we are unable to process requests for condition reports received after 1.00pm on the day preceding the sale

Buyers Premium & Internet Charges
Buyers Premium and thesaleroom.com fee charged at 22.5% plus VAT, will be added to the bid price of all lots.

Payment
Once the sale has finished, successful buyers will be emailed an invoice including details to make a bank transfer. Payment is strictly by bank transfer only and must be made no later than 8am Friday following the sale.

Collection
Following the sale, collection is strictly by appointment between 9am and 5pm:

Friday 12th June
Monday 15th June

To make an appointment, please call 01926 889100 and confirm:

I. The invoice number,
II. Your client reference and surname

Entrance to the Auction Centre car park will only be permitted with an appointment. Upon arrival you will be asked to wait in your vehicle whilst a porter collects and places your purchases near to your vehicle. You will be responsible for loading.

Please note that our staff will be strictly adhering to social distancing rules during the collection (i.e. keeping a distance of at least two meters) and that customers will not be permitted to enter the Auction Centre.

Delivery Service
Clients requiring delivery of furniture should enquire by email to info@leauction.co.uk.

Regular Valuation Days are held in the saleroom for clients wishing to include items in the sale

Mailing & Postage
All mailing is handled by Mail Boxes Etc.
41 Oxford Street, Leamington Spa, Warwickshire, CV32 4RA
Tel: 01926 881920 Fax: 01926 888383 Email: info@mbeleamingtonspa.co.uk
http://www.mbe.co.uk/leamingtonspa/auction_form.aspx

ENTRIES INVITED FOR NEXT SALE
If you own anything which you think might be suitable for one of our monthly sales  please contact Matthew Baker or David Williams on
01926 889100 or valuers@leauction.co.uk
For an approximate estimate, email us with a description and image of your item. For larger or multiple items, we are happy to arrange for a valuer to visit your home or premises at your convenience.

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Recent Highlights

Recent sale results from this auction are displayed below. To view highlights from other auctions, click here.

Leamington Spa Auction Centre

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 large Japanese Meiji period satsuma ginger jar profusely decorated with gilt painted and relief moulded figures of deities in natural scenes. Character mark to base, together with a hardwood stand, h. 37 cm

Sold for £420

An early 20th century German tin plate clockwork fire engine in red and orange livery with four seated fire men, working extending ladder and clock work mechanism with ringing bells, the tyres marked S.G. Cord and S.G. to engine grill, in original box, good condition,
h. 19 cm, l. 43 cm

Sold for £800

A WWI medal group named to 11460 W.O. C.L.2. A. Clarke, Royal Warwickshire regiment. The group comprising of a George V Distinguished Conduct Medal (DCM), 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal and a later Warwick Fire Brigade 10 years service medal. Together with medal bar, spare ribbons and a selection of photographs of Arthur Clarke including as a solder and in later life as a fireman

Sold for £1,300

Daisy Makeig-Jones for Wedgwood, a large Fairyland lustre pedestal bowl, the exterior in the Woodland Bridge pattern, the interior in the Poplar Trees pattern, richly decorated in multiple colours with gilt detailing. Printed Wedgwood mark to base, dia. 28 cm, h. 14.5 cm

Sold for £800

A late 19th century state chair made for the Prince of Wales (to become Edward VII) for his state visit to Warwick castle during the Royal Show and made by J Plucknnett & Co. of Warwick. The chair is covered in crimson frise velvet and surmounted by carved lions holding shields monogrammed A E ( Albert Edward ). The crest of H.R.H. the Prince of Wales is embroidered to the back. The chair is mentioned in 'The Woodcarvers of Warwick' by Ann Stevens, h. 103 cm, w. 55 cm, d. 58 cm

Sold for £1000

A Chinese carved dark jade figural group of a monkey and an ox with a hardwood base.

Sold for £550

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

A pair of early 20th century Japanese vases of cuboid form, the narrow necks with Satsuma decoration over brightly coloured tapering bodies, six character marks to bases, h. 30 cm

Sold for £600

A 1915 Austrian 100 Corona gold coin (restrike), in a yellow metal mount.

Sold for £1,000

A 'lifesize' model Dalek, with electronic components on castors, h. 162 cm, w. 91 cm, d. 122 cm

Sold for £1,500

A George V silver mounted claret jug in the form of a cockatoo, the silver head and feet mounted on a white ceramic body by Copeland Spode. Hallmarked for Sheffield 1913, makers mark for Asprey & Co Ltd. A/F

Sold for £1000

A late 16th/17th century Nuremberg steel casket of rectangular form. The panel with elaborately engraved figures of ladies and gentleman surrounded by scrolling foliage and borders, the interior with a three point locking mechanism, l. 22 cm, d. 10.5 cm, h. 12 cm

Sold for £1200