Collectables, Antiques
and The Skidmore Collection of Chinese Collectables Auction
on Saturday 18th May 2019
On view:
Thursday 16th May 10am-4pm
Friday 17th May 12noon -7pm
Saleday from 8.30am - 10am
Sale commences at 10am
Lots: 405-455 of 614
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Lot 405
The Thomas E Skidmore Collection: Chinese export silver trophy shield inscribed in Chinese. Characters with storks surrounding the edge, mounted on an ebonised plaque. The cresting rail decorated with a floral spray
Estimate:  £100 - 120 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 406
Early 20th cent. Glass: Decanter with silver hallmarked collar, pinched body. Sheffield, Walker Hall, c1900 13ins.
Estimate:  £40 - 60 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 407
Hallmarked Silver: Christening cup monogrammed 25 March 1923 London, small trophy and cover Birmingham, one other trophy Grove Park School Boxing 1937 London and an unmarked pill box. 5oz.
Estimate:  £40 - 60 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 408
Hallmarked Silver: Milk jug Sheffield 1888 Goldsmiths & Silversmiths Co. 4oz.
Estimate:  £40 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 409
Hallmarked Silver: Flat ingot bar pendants both London 0.7oz. Plus an eight hundred standard continental number 69 pendant and other pendants 1˝oz, and sterling silver bracelet charms.
Estimate:  £20 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 410
Hallmarked Silver: Condiment set of salt, pepper, mustard. Birmingham 1936 A E Poston Co. Ltd. With matching spoons. 2oz.
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 411
Hallmarked Silver: Sauce ladle London 1898 Walter & Holland 2.3oz boxed. Set of coffee bean spoons Birmingham 1927 Nock & Newman 1oz inclusive, boxed. Plus a bud vase Birmingham 1965 J Collyer & Co. Ltd. Not weighed.
Estimate:  £40 - 60 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 412
The Thomas E Skidmore Collection: Hallmarked silver cigarette case, floral carved, a fob Vesta with fob chain Birmingham, HM trophy and a ladies compact with blue enamel hinged lid & a retractable pencil. 6˝ozs.
Estimate:  £80 - 100 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 413
From the Estate of Colonel Michael E Jones: Hallmarked gold tie pin. The 42nd Regt. R.A, uniform flower/emblem holder white metal, a pendant prize shield hallmarked silver to Cadet Sgt. M Jones.
Estimate:  £40 - 60 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 414
Military - Hallmarked Silver: Slide with chain and holders in the form of two arrows from an Irish Hussars ceremonial uniform. Dublin 1936, maker J M & Co. 4˝oz.
Estimate:  £150 - 200 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 415
Hallmarked Silver: Bookmarks. Corner page holder decorated with a bird and another heart form. žoz.
Estimate:  £20 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 416
Hallmarked Silver: Baby ring Birmingham and a tea strainer and holder Sheffield. 1.8oz.
Estimate:  £20 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 417
Scandinavian silver. Georg Jensen sterling Danmark 152 and import marks bookmark in the form of an arrow and stylised menorah.
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 418
Silver 3d coin bracelet with spare coins. ˝oz.
Estimate:  £20 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 419
Hallmarked Silver: Cigarette cases, engine turned Mappin & Webb Birmingham 1929, and a carved case Turner & Simson Chester 1916. 3.4oz.
Estimate:  £40 - 60 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 420
Hallmarked Silver: Matchbox cover, medallion Birmingham, a circular cocktail stick holder with 925 and import marks. 3.8oz.
Estimate:  £30 - 60 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 421
Hallmarked Silver: Whisky water pourers x 2, silver collars and covers, cut glass bases.
Estimate:  £100 - 150 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 422
The Thomas E Skidmore Collection: Hallmarked silver sauce boat, Birmingham, a straining ladle (small) London, tablespoon London, salt ladle and fish knife, blade various makers & dates. 7˝ozs.
Estimate:  £80 - 100 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 423
The Thomas E Skidmore Collection: Hallmarked silver half pint tankard, repouse floral decoration height 3žins. diameter 3ins. London marks 1745-46, maker W.H. Approx. 6ozs.
Estimate:  £80 - 100 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 424
Hallmarked Silver: Cologne bottle swirl glass with classical decoration to lid and collar with stopper. Birmingham marks 1893 Will Comyns.
Estimate:  £60 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 425
Militaria: Hallmarked silver salver London 1959, engraved Presented to Lieutenant Colonel J.G.R. Allen Royal Tank Regiment by the Directing Staff, The Staff College. 26oz.
Estimate:  £225 - 250 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 426
Hallmarked Silver: Cigarette case, engine turned. Birmingham 1946 E.J. Trevit & Sons. 6˝oz.
Estimate:  £80 - 100 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 427
Smoking Requisites: Dunhill Sylphide gas lighter, white metal, boxed. An I.P.M. flip top lighter.
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 428
Hallmarked Silver: Mappin & Webb powder compact, engine turned. Birmingham 1965.
Estimate:  £40 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 429
Continental marked silver snuff box with a crown over the letter P and a makers name AGM. Ribbed decoration. 2˝oz.
Estimate:  £80 - 120 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 430
Hallmarked Silver: Cigarette box wood linen inscribed The Bachelors Club 1925, exclusive men's London club for confirmed bachelors allegedly a front for a gay men club which was illegal at the time. Birmingham 1925, makers mark indistinct.
Estimate:  £100 - 150 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 431
Hallmarked Silver: Dish London 1965 with Churchill crown to base. Cased. Dia. 5žins. 4oz inclusive.
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 432
White metal. 925 plates presented to Prof. Tim Traverse - Healy OBE Istanbul World Congress June 2005. 9.9oz. Boxed.
Estimate:  £70 - 90 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 433
The Thomas E Skidmore Collection: Early 20th cent. Oriental metal desk furniture and personal Skidmore seals. Blotter, letter rack, inkwell, pen holder, letter clip, letter opener with decorative finials - a pair, 2 more letter openers, desk blotter, green baize with decorative corners and New Zealand shell ashtray with white metal Kiwi bird.
Estimate:  £100 - 120 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 434
Mid 19th cent. Plated Ware: Sheffield plate lidded wine jug, gadroon foot rim and lid edge. 10źins.
Estimate:  £50 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 435
Late 19th/early 20th cent. Highly elaborate silver plated tri part opening bon bon dish in the form of a shell.
Estimate:  £150 - 250 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 436
Platedware: Regency style coffee pot Henry Wilkinson & Co Sheffield, and a boxed set of coffee spoons with decorative finials.
Estimate:  £20 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 437
Platedware: Dressing table set of hand mirror, brush and comb. Plus a boxed set of butter knives.
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 438
Late 19th cent. Elkington plate flower vase decorated in the neo classical style Portland ware Esque (1895) 7˝ins.
Estimate:  £50 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 439
20th cent. Mahogany twin door tea cabinet opening to reveal Britannia metal full tea service and accroutements including salts, spoons, ladles, toasting fork, etc.
Estimate:  £50 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 440
The Thomas E Skidmore Collection: Early 20th cent. Cut glass decanter (stopper a/f.), cologne bottle, preserve pot & cover, Dawson Glenlivet mallet shaped whisky bottle.
Estimate:  £30 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 441
The Thomas E Skidmore Collection: 19th cent. Cut glass - wine decanter, bulbous base, engraved with vine motifs, faceted stopper, neck and base - a pair. Height 11˝ins. Plus a smaller pair of tapering decanters. Height 8˝ins.
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 442
The Thomas E Skidmore Collection: 19th cent. Drinking glasses - wine goblets, 6 canted panels on a double knop style base x 6.
Estimate:  £40 - 60 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 443
The Thomas E Skidmore Collection: 19th cent. Drinking glasses - trumpet shaped with canted panels height 4⅝?ins. Tulip shaped plus Hock glasses x 3.

Estimate:  £40 - 60 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 444
The Thomas E Skidmore Collection: Early 20th cent. Drinking glasses - cranberry bowls with Greek key and etched engravings and clear glass stems x 10, plus pale green bowls with clear stems x 6.

Estimate:  £30 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 445
The Thomas E Skidmore Collection: Art Deco - P.H.V. Co E.P.N.S. miniature cocktail shaker with red cherry cocktail sticks, plus 6 bronze lustre cocktail glasses.
Estimate:  £60 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 446
18th cent. Wine glass, ovoid bowl engraved with vine leaves and flying bird, tapering stem, uneven fold over foot pontil beneath. Height 5ins. Bowl diameter 1⅞?ins. Foot diameter 2⅝?ins.
Estimate:  £60 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 447
Early 19th cent. Glasses: Gin glass, ovoid bowl engraved with rose and bird, plain stem with uneven foot pontil beneath. Height 4ins. Bowl diameter 2ins. Foot diameter 2˝ins. A wine glass, ovoid bowl engraved with vine leaf and grapes, plain stem, thick foot pontil beneath. Height 4ins. Bowl diameter 2⅞ins. Foot diameter 2⅝?ins. A wine glass, tapering ovoid bowl engraved with bird, grapes and vine leaves, slightly tapering stem, sloping foot pontil beneath. Height 5ins. Bowl diameter 1⅞ins. Foot diameter 2⅝?ins. (3).
Estimate:  £100 - 150 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 448
19th/20th cent. Bohemian double form glass painted in enamels. A pair. 5žins.
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 449
Glassware: Bacarat art glass signed in the form of a crystal. 8ins.
Estimate:  £40 - 60 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 450
Lalique. Thistle shaped vase with beaded base, possible variation of the 'Mossi' pattern. Lalique France script mark. Height 8źins. Dia. 7žins. Small chip to outer rim.
Estimate:  £50 - 70 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 451
Lalique "Cave Raisins" plate. R. Lalique embossed mark. Dia. 9˝ins.
Estimate:  £60 - 70 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 452
Lalique Grape Washer "Cave Raisin" three banded decoration. Lalique France script mark. Height 5ins. Diameter 4žins. Chip to outside rim.
Estimate:  £50 - 70 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 453
20th cent. Desk Furniture: Art deco white onyx date display holder, hallmarked silver date card holder, London 1922. 5˝ins. x 3ins.
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 455
20th cent. Limoges. Iridescent enamel medallion porcelain portrait. Female head wearing a red head covering. A/F
Estimate:  £50 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
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