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: 506-555 of 614
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Lot 506
Jewellery: Ladies and gentleman's white metal necklace cape fastener link chain rings, etc.
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 507
Hallmarked Silver: Thimbles, pendants, coin necklaces, and other commemorative medallions, rank badges, pin brooches, a uniform badge Chartered Society of Masseuses and Medical Gymnasts.
Estimate:  £40 - 60 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 508
Costume Jewellery: c1960-1970s Denton china floral brooch and earring set plus Japanese cultured pearl (9). Brooch white metal setting marked silver (probably Kuki). Plus a Japanese cultured pearl c1960-1970 pendant & fine chain (11) geometric white metal setting marked silver Kuki box.
Estimate:  £30 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 509
Designer Jewellery: Rodney Holman white metal and enamel Celtic style pendant and chain.
Estimate:  £40 - 60 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 510
19th cent. Card case, bakelite & porcupine with treen liner.
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 511
19th cent. Card case, tortoiseshell & mother of pearl, silver cartouche. a/f.
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 512
19th cent. Card case, ladies tortoiseshell. 2¾ins. x 4¼ins.
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 513
Italian Jewellery: Micro mosaic brooch plus black cameo pendant on 925 chain.
Estimate:  £30 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 514
The Thomas E Skidmore Collection: Early 20th cent. Smoking requisites. Amber cigar holders, one with 9ct hallmarked gold band. Both cased. Length 2¾ins. (2)
Estimate:  £40 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 515
Smoking Requisites: Two Meerschaum pipes. One with amber coloured stem, bone bowl carved with dogs and horse. The other with a yellow metal collar and a corkscrew tree branch handle.
Estimate:  £20 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 516
Corkscrews: Circa 1900 French boxwood Le Club corkscrew, wide helix screw.
Estimate:  £50 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 517
Corkscrews/Wine Collectables: Mid 18th cent. Dutch silver pipe multi tool, with five separate tools and a swivel seal to the end. Bears Dutch export marks from the early 19th cent.
Estimate:  £1000 - 1500 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 518
Corkscrews/Wine Collectables: A late 18th cent. Silver travelling corkscrew, makers mark 'IT', probably by Joseph Taylor.
Estimate:  £300 - 500 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 519
Corkscrews/Wine Collectables: Hallmarked silver waiter's friend. Steel blade, foil cutter, and extractor. Grooved helix screw. London 1879 Henry William Dee.
Estimate:  £200 - 300 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 520
Corkscrews/Wine Collectables: 18th cent. Steel screw with simple beaded handle and sheath with seal to base. Helix screw.
Estimate:  £800 - 1200 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 521
Corkscrews/Wine Collectables: Hallmarked silver waiter's friend. Two blades, foil cutter, grooved helix blade. Sheffield 1922. E (Edinb) below Harrison's, with crown above and Holyrood 1926 to the right side.
Estimate:  £200 - 300 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 522
Corkscrews/Wine Collectables: 18th cent. Steel pocket screw. French coat of arms on base, steel sheath, twisted steel screw.
Estimate:  £1000 - 1500 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 523
Corkscrews/Wine Collectables: 18th cent. Folding steel screw for miniature corks. Grooved helix screw, housed in a shagreen box.
Estimate:  £700 - 1000 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 524
Corkscrews/Wine Collectables: 19th cent. Small bow screw for perfume or medicine corks. Faceted suspension ring, the frame silver plate. Dragon rosettes and hinge bosses. Wire helix screw.
Estimate:  £250 - 300 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 525
Corkscrews/Wine Collectables: 18th cent. Dutch silver screw in a two part threaded tubular case, the handle decorated with a medallion bust of 'Dante', the sheath with rococo decoration. Grooved helix screw.
Estimate:  £350 - 400 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 526
Corkscrews/Wine Collectables: Early 20th cent. Combination tool, boat shaped bone handle with knife blades, tweezers, scissors and grooved helix screw.
Estimate:  £200 - 300 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 527
Corkscrews/Wine Collectables: Hallmarked silver art deco screw and bottle opener, housed in a fitted case. Helix screw, London 1934 H Pidduck & Sons.
Estimate:  £200 - 400 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 528
Corkscrews/Wine Collectables: 19th cent. Steel combination scissors, cutter and screw, champagne wire cutter and helix screw.
Estimate:  £300 - 400 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 529
Corkscrews/Wine Collectables: Travelling set of knife with gilt trim, pen toothpick, peg and worm screw, grooved helix screw. Contained in a shagreen case.
Estimate:  £400 - 600 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 530
Corkscrews/Wine Collectables: 18th cent. Steel pocket combination tool. Nine tools, hoof pick, button hook, needle, pipe tamper, tweezers, screw, etc. Helix screw. Plus French lever screw with hinged levers on either side, joined at the top to form a handle marked 'The Butler' trademark. Helix screw.

Estimate:  £120 - 180 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 531
Corkscrews/Wine Collectables: Picnic set. Mother of pearl handles. The body splits to allow the knife and fork set use. Archimedean screw.
Estimate:  £100 - 150 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 532
Corkscrews/Wine Collectables: Military penknife, chrome plated. Marked G M Clarke Rifle Brigade. Grooved helix screw.
Estimate:  £150 - 250 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 533
Corkscrews/Wine Collectables: Penknife and screw in the shape of a rifle with scenes from Hamburg and the date 1909 and marked 'Souvenir of the 16th national shooting competition'. Helix screw, leather case.
Estimate:  £400 - 500 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 534
Corkscrews/Wine Collectables: Art Deco waiter's friend. Mother of pearl handle marked 'Gordon Rouge' and 'C. H. Mumm & Co', contains blades, bottle opener and grooved helix screw. Plus champagne tap with two interchangeable ends, housed in a leather bound, velvet lined case.
Estimate:  £40 - 60 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 535
Corkscrews/Wine Collectables: 19th cent. Leather miniature book case containing a screw, pair of scissors, tweezers with tamper, helix screw.
Estimate:  £350 - 400 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 536
Corkscrews/Wine Collectables: 18th cent. Silver fine bouchon case, provincial mark. The handle with a club symbol, the case with diamonds, hearts and spades. Archimedian screw.
Estimate:  £3000 - 3500 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 537
Corkscrews/Wine Collectables: 18th cent. French large travelling screw, porcelain case and handle, blue flower on a white background. Seal to base 'Court of Arms' handle caps with date 1734 NE and French hallmarks on the other. Archimedian screw.
Estimate:  £500 - 700 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 538
Corkscrews/Wine Collectables: 19th cent. Silver and silver gilt handled steel screw, the handle ornately worked with cherub to the centre. Double sided long nibled helix screw housed in a plush lined leather bound box.
Estimate:  £700 - 1000 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 539
Corkscrews/Wine Collectables: American novelty two part screw with bell cap, a waiter holding a bottle. Label on base Syro wood Syracuse New York. Archimedian screw.

Estimate:  £120 - 200 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 540
Corkscrews/Wine Collectables: American novelty two part screw with bell cap, a male figure in morning coat with top hat. Label on base Syro wood Syracuse New York. Archimedian screw.
Estimate:  £120 - 200 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 541
Corkscrews/Wine Collectables: 19th cent. Peg and worm silver screw, turned sheath and handle. Samuel Pemberton Birmingham. Steel helix screw.
Estimate:  £300 - 400 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 542
Corkscrews/Wine Collectables: Early 19th cent. English silver screw, mother of pearl handle, turned sheath, tamper base with English makers name.
Estimate:  £200 - 300 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 543
Corkscrews/Wine Collectables: 19th cent. French peg and worm screw grooved helix screw. The peg opens to form a measure. All housed in a shagreen case.
Estimate:  £350 - 400 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 544
Corkscrews/Wine Collectables: French bronze and steel bouchon cage screw. Centre worm screw.
Estimate:  £3000 - 4000 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 545
Corkscrews/Wine Collectables: Late 18th cent. English folding screw, silver bow, sheath and tamper helix screw housed in a shagreen case.
Estimate:  £1200 - 1500 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 546
Corkscrews/Wine Collectables: 18th cent. Dutch silver screw for drawing small corks. The handle with side view bust surrounded by foliage. The screw on cover with built up embossed leaves terminates in a seal with crown and monogram. Unscrews to reveal a pipe prick Amsterdam 1788 helix screw.
Estimate:  £150 - 300 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 547
Corkscrews/Wine Collectables: 18th cent. French silver pocket screw, crescent shaped handle with medallion and foliate swags, the sheath in the form of a tapering column. Seal on base.
Estimate:  £150 - 180 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 548
Corkscrews/Wine Collectables: 18th cent. French silver small travelling screw. Mother of pearl handle, silver bound, provincial marks. Archimedian screw.
Estimate:  £100 - 120 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 549
Corkscrews/Wine Collectables: 18th cent. Silver and steel folding bow screw and crested clip with Dutch provincial marks. Archimedian screw.
Estimate:  £1700 - 2000 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 550
Corkscrews/Wine Collectables: Folding gun metal screw with wire cutter, hoof cleaner marked S T Ledger and Patent A N. Archimedean screw housed in a shagreen case
Estimate:  £200 - 250 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 551
Corkscrews/Wine Collectables: An early English pocket screw, silver grooved case and shank, mother of pearl turned handle. Shagreen case, archimedian screw.

Estimate:  £500 - 600 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 552
Corkscrews/Wine Collectables: Dutch pocket screw, rocking horse handle, squared baluster shank with unscrew able pipe tamper. Helix screw.
Estimate:  £900 - 1200 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 553
Corkscrews/Wine Collectables: Early 18th cent. Dutch silver screw for drawing small corks. The handle formed as an Indo Chinese cow, screw on sheath, tamper base with Dutch provincial marks. Helix screw.
Estimate:  £400 - 600 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 554
Corkscrews/Wine Collectables: Folding screw with gold dome handled steel helix screw.

Estimate:  £3000 - 3500 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 555
Corkscrews/Wine Collectables: 18th cent. Gold and steel folding bow screw, a three faced Lapis Lozuli seal placed at the apex of the bow screw sheath, helix screw.
Estimate:  £2000 - 3000 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
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