Collectors, Fine Art & Antique Auction on
Saturday 12th May 2018
Thursday 10th May 10am - 4pm
Friday 11th May 12noon - 7pm
Saleday from 8.30am - 10am
Lots: 195-245 of 603
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Lot 195
Musical Instruments: London Manby Company violin with bow and carrying case.
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 196
20th cent. Scratch built 3 masted man-o'-war, 56 guns, fully rigged. 36ins. x 31ins. mounted on a pair of capstan mounts.
Estimate:  £60 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 197
Clocks: Walnut cased mantle with Westminster chimes by F.M. Elliott retailed by Mallory of Bath.

Estimate:  £30 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 198
Clocks: 19th cent. Gilt, white metal and porcelain clock garniture. Two medals stamped A. D. Mougin. Decorated with applique glass beaded butterflies and birds.
Estimate:  £250 - 300 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 199
Early 20th cent. Anniversary clock with glass dome. 13½ins.
Estimate:  £40 - 70 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 200
Edwardian silk parasol with ivory handle plus 3 others and leather gloves.
Estimate:  £80 - 100 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 201
Oriental Art: The Thomas E Skidmore Collection: Mr Skidmore lived and worked in Shangai as Chief Engineer, British American Tobacco Company until his retirement in 1935. See family letter of Provenance.

Oriental Art: The Thomas E Skidmore Collection:early 20th cent. Mahjong set, carved and painted ivory and bamboo tiles, the box finely decorated wit characters, figures and floral motifs with brass fittings to shelves and door. W 9½ins. x h 7ins. x d 6½ins.
Estimate:  £50 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 203
Oriental Art: The Thomas E Skidmore Collection: early 20th cent. Peking amber glass, internally painted large scent or cologne bottle depicting the seven immortals, a second panel a blossom tree, carved shoulders, neck and base, without stopper. 6ins.
Estimate:  £200 - 250 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 204
Oriental Art: The Thomas E Skidmore Collection: Peking Amber glass internally painted flask depicting scenes from Chinese folklore, carved shoulders and base. 7ins.
Estimate:  £100 - 150 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 205
Early 20th cent. Blanc de Chine figure of Guanyin (Kuan), 7ins, retailers label to inside base, treen display case with glazed front. 10½ins. x 4½ins. x 4½ins. Bent British 1925 halfpenny found under base.
Estimate:  £200 - 250 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 206
Oriental Art: The Thomas E Skidmore Collection:19th/early 20th cent. Intricately carved hardwood figure of Immortal Bukan holding beads and carrying a staff, with hat. Damage to end of staff and base.
Estimate:  £100 - 150 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 207
Oriental Art: The Thomas E Skidmore Collection: Mandarin Cap Finials worn by Magistrates and Civil Servants of the Qing Dynasty, the various rank colours set in bases with floral embellishment, red, pink with Shou character, clear, white, blue and gold (6) plus 1 gold a/f.
Estimate:  £1200 - 1400 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 208
Oriental Art: The Thomas E Skidmore Collection: Chinese circular cast bronze screen central panel depicts birds and flower, outer panel fish and two dragons reaching for a flaming pearl, the reverse raised edge with four auspicious symbols, dia approx 24ins. mounted on a treen horn shaped base.
Estimate:  £150 - 200 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 209
Oriental Art: The Thomas E Skidmore Collection: Nest of four tables, hardwood set with heavily carved sandalwood panels, three on each side and central medallion, the smallest W 14½ins. x D 11ins. x H 20½ins. rising to W 25ins. x D 15ins. x H 30ins.
Estimate:  £150 - 200 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 210
Oriental Art: The Thomas E Skidmore Collection: Chinese Export Silver: Glass lined Ze Sung conserve pot with handle and cover, beaten design with raised bamboo decoration. Signed Ze Sung, Shanghai to base. approx. 6oz. H 4ins. x D 3ins.
Estimate:  £150 - 180 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 210A
Oriental Art: The Thomas E Skidmore Collection: Chinese Export Silver: Ladies comb planished ground with embossed floral relief unmarked 10ins.
Estimate:  £40 - 60 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 211
Oriental Art: The Thomas E Skidmore Collection: Chinese Export Silver: Baluster shaped vase, Shanghai Zee Wo, planished panel with birds in high relief and crab stock handles. H 7½ins. minus treen base. Approx. 10oz.
Estimate:  £150 - 200 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 212
Oriental Art: The Thomas E Skidmore Collection: Chinese Export Terracotta: Xixing teapot of tapering baluster form, the body incised, theme of mountains and trees,the reverse Oriental Characters, the collar, lid, handle and spout pewter embellished with brass, four character seal to base. Height including lid 13ins.
Estimate:  £150 - 200 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 213
Oriental Art: The Thomas E Skidmore Collection: Chinese Export Silver: Trumpet vase engraved and pierced, embossed floral decoration, seal mark to base rim, on a tree base. 3oz. 7ins. inclusive.
Estimate:  £130 - 150 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 214
Oriental Art: The Thomas E Skidmore Collection: Chinese Export Silver: Trumpet vase engraved and pierced, embossed floral decoration, seal mark to base rim, on treen base approx. 2oz. 7ins. inclusive.
Estimate:  £100 - 120 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 215
Oriental Art: The Thomas E Skidmore Collection: Chinese Export Silver: Tuck Chang spoons (3) with dragon finials, sugar tongs with bamboo engraved handles, stamped TC. 2½oz. approx.
Estimate:  £60 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 216
Oriental Art: The Thomas E Skidmore Collection: Chinese Export Silver: Ze Sung teaspoons, bamboo handles with 3 stylised cash coin finials. Set of 6, 2½oz. approx. length 5ins.
Estimate:  £120 - 150 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 217
Oriental Art: The Thomas E Skidmore Collection: Chinese Export Silver: Ze Sung and Sung Fat teaspoons, bamboo shafts with character finials, 3 Shanghai, most marked plus unmarked sugar tongs, butter knife, two spoons with bamboo shafts and Mandarin finials. Total weight 5oz.
Estimate:  £80 - 100 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 218
Oriental Art: The Thomas E Skidmore Collection: Chinese Export Silver: Tuck Chang asparagus tongs, planished handles with openwork bamboo ends, both stamped TC. Matching pair, approx. 3½oz.
Estimate:  £100 - 120 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 219
Oriental Art: The Thomas E Skidmore Collection: Chinese Export Silver, Zee Wo, Shanghai circular tray engraved central bamboo motif with matching pattern in high relief, signed on base. 11ins. dia. approx. 18oz.
Estimate:  £350 - 450 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 220
Oriental Art: The Thomas E Skidmore Collection: Chinese Export Silver, Zee Sung, Shanghai rectangular serving tray with bamboo patterned edge and handles. Lightly beaten design. 18½ins. x 12ins. stamped Zee Sung Silver to base, approx. 64oz.
Estimate:  £1000 - 1500 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 221
Oriental Art: The Thomas E Skidmore Collection: Chinese Export Silver: Hung Chong cake slice, planished ground engraved to blade, handle has blossoms in high relief, marked HC, length 10½ins. Bread knife of similar pattern Luen Wo marked to blade approx. 6½oz. inclusive, length 9½ ins.
Estimate:  £100 - 150 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 222
Oriental Art: The Thomas E Skidmore Collection: Chinese Export Silver, Zee Wo tot/shot tumblers of plain form, lightly beaten exterior, gilt interior (6). Signed ZeeWo Shanghai, approx. 7oz. in lined presentation hardwood box.
Estimate:  £150 - 180 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 223
Oriental Art: The Thomas E Skidmore Collection: Chinese silver trade dollar Sun Yat- Sen memento birth of Republic of China.
Estimate:  £60 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 224
Oriental Art: The Thomas E Skidmore Collection: Chinese silver trade dollar Republic Sun Yat- Sen sailing ship reverse (5).
Estimate:  £60 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 225
Oriental Art: The Thomas E Skidmore Collection: Chinese silver trade dollars, Spain Carolus IIII Mexico 1875, 1882, 1895 Britain 1911 x 2 Bombay mint all with chop marks.
Estimate:  £80 - 100 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 226
Oriental Art: The Thomas E Skidmore Collection: Chinese silver trade dollar Republic Yuan Shi Kai (5) one "chop marked).
Estimate:  £80 - 100 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 227
Oriental Art: The Thomas E Skidmore Collection: Chinese silver trade dollars provincial issues Dragon obverse HU PEV x 3 , Kiang Nan x 4, Kwang Tung plus 1 x dollar with "chop mark" (9).
Estimate:  £120 - 150 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 228
Oriental Art: The Thomas E Skidmore Collection: Chinese Export Silver Tuck Chang Shanghai fruit knife and fork set for 6, blades engraved and stamped Tuck Chang, cased box with retailers label. 18oz inclusive.
Estimate:  £150 - 200 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 229
Oriental Art: The Thomas E Skidmore Collection: Chinese Export Silver: Tuck Chang Shanghai fish knife and fork set for 6, the blades engraved and stamped Tuck Chang, cased box with retailers label. 22oz. inclusive
Estimate:  £200 - 250 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 230
Oriental Art: The Thomas E Skidmore Collection: Chinese Export Silver: Table Centrepiece/punch bowl, Shanghai Yang Ping, planished body, good luck symbols, trees, storks bats in high relief, the base engraved with swags and dragon handles, stamped to base, approx. 38oz. H 7½ins. x d 10ins. (17ins. with handles).
Estimate:  £500 - 800 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 231
Oriental Art: The Thomas E Skidmore Collection: Chinese Export Silver: Four piece teaset, Shanghai marks, planished body with dragons chasing flaming pearl in high relief, handles and finials stylised bamboo, original insulators. Marks to base. Water or coffee pot 9½ins. teapot 7ins. sugar bowl 6 ins. creamer 3½ins. Approx. 50oz. in original presentation box.
Estimate:  £1200 - 1500 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 232
Oriental Art: The Thomas E Skidmore Collection: Early 20th cent. Carved ivory bangle, floral relief with yellow metal bamboo decorated bands, Shanghai retailers mark Sincere & Co, stamped 18ct. 1880-1940. 4ins. Provenance letter available.
Estimate:  £100 - 150 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 233
Oriental Art: The Thomas E Skidmore Collection: 19th/20th cent. Carved ivory Smiling Buddha seated on one leg crossed and holding a string of beads, on a hardwood stand. 3ins. Provenance letter available.
Estimate:  £40 - 60 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 234
Oriental Art: The Thomas E Skidmore Collection: Finely carved ivory figure of a Mandarin and a boy, the Mandarin praying and holding beads, the boy holding a shaft. Some damage. H 5¼ins. Provenance letter available.
Estimate:  £50 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 235
Oriental Art: The Thomas E Skidmore Collection: Late 19th/early 20th cent. Carved ivory immortals. Li Tieguai, He Xian Gu, Zhang Gou Tao, Lu Doug Bin, Lan Cai, Zhong Quan, Cao Gou Jia (7) on carved bases, staining and some base cracks commensurate with age. 7ins. high plus bases. Provenance letter available.
Estimate:  £200 - 250 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 236
19th cent. Games: Turned and stained ivory chess set possibly Anglo Indian.
Estimate:  £100 - 120 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 237
20th cent. Japanese Imari Koranglia Furugawa factory shallow dish 12ins. Chrysanthemum panels, central medallion depicting a vase, floral decoration to base. 11½ins. satsuma pot requiring restoration.
Estimate:  £40 - 60 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 238
Japanese: Meiji Satsuma Panel cup and saucer depicting the Emperor, his wives and servants plus Meiji Satsuma cups x 3, saucers x 2 depicting immortals.
Estimate:  £40 - 60 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 239
Oriental Ware: Satsuma bud vases - a pair 6ins. plus 2 baluster vases 5ins. 1a/f.
Estimate:  £40 - 60 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 240
English Porcelain: c1820 New Hall chinoiserie tea bowl "Woman or/boy in the Window" pattern 425, painter mark in underglaze red ovoid intersected by a line. Diameter 3½ins.
Estimate:  £30 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 242
19th cent. Japanese closionnč multicoloured jardiniere, decorated with flora, amphibians and insects. Diameter 11ins. x 8ins. height.
Estimate:  £80 - 120 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 243
Oriental: Early 20th cent. Bamboo brush pot with carved "scholar" and applied decoration of flowers 14ins. tall.
Estimate:  £20 - 30 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 244
Early 19th cent. Chinese bronze mirror with raised decoration "Penglai" legendary land, a stork, bamboo and fern glade 13¼ins. long x 9½ins. diam.
Estimate:  £150 - 250 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 245
Oriental Work Panels: Oil on board 'Fishermen & Houses by a Stream". Framed (damage to frames) - a pair. 7ins. x 29¾ins.
Estimate:  £40 - 70 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
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