Contents of a Country House at 10.30am
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Took place on Friday 9th of October 2009
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A SELECTION OF WALKING CANES to include one whale bone all contained within a 1930s OAK FINISHED UMBRELLA STAND having four turned finials, carved decoration, panelled sides, mounted upon turned and blocked legs with a stretcher 68cm high x 32cm wide
A COLLECTION OF CERAMIC AND CARVED WOODEN ANIMALS to include a German porcelain penguin, a Wade squirrel, a carved nephrite fox, three carved wooden bears, a carved wooden owl, a Rosenthal cat playing, a pair of Rosenthal mice, Beswick Guernsey calfetc.
TWO GLASS PAPERWEIGHTS, one with pink ivory and green centred canes, the other with predominantly green ground centre, white florets and a white surround and a SELECTION OF OTHER PAPERWEIGHTS
A COLLECTION OF PLATED BELLS comprising three protractor shaped frames, each mounted with 12 bells for wall hanging and five other cast and plated hand bells
A CAST WHITE METAL ORNAMENT fashioned as the bust of Bruce Barns father, the Great War comedy cartoon character, having a white metal tin hat inscribed with his name, a substantial moustache and a scarf, mounted upon a turned pedestal, 11cm high
SAMUEL MORDAN & Co. AN EARLY 20TH CENTURY BRASS SET OF POSTAL SCALES having cantilever action, named plate and six original brass weights, on a mahogany serpentine fronted moulded base, 11cm x 25cm
A CARVED IVORY ORIENTAL GROUP OF A BEARDED AND TURBANED TRADER marketing his wares with a small boy at his knees, on turned wooden pedestal, 22cm high
G** BARIOLLI AN ART NOUVEAU CAST AND PATINATED BRONZE STATUETTE of a bathing nymph, nude, draping a cloth to her front, signed and mounted on probably the original stepped alabaster plinth, 19.5cm high
C.A. ENSDORFER A 1920s CAST AND PATINATED BRONZE AND IVORY FIGURINE of a young girl, her head carved in ivory with hair over her ears, wearing a patinated bronze dress which she is holding with both hands, stepping through possibly mud, mounted ona bronze base, the original bronze base with probably the original marble plinth, signed, 162mm high
ATTRIBUTED TO FERDINAND PREISS A CAST PATINATED BRONZE AND IVORY STATUETTE of a bather, a young woman wearing a green head cap and 1930s dress with ivory face, shoulders, arms and legs, on a period green onyx stepped plinth, unsigned, 29cm high
ATTRIBUTED TO FERDINAND PREISS A PATINATED CAST BRONZE AND IVORY FIGURINE The Ice Skater, a young woman ice skating, arms and one leg outstretched, having ivory head and hands, standing on a mixed green onyx and black stone plinth, probably original, unsigned, 35cm high
TWO STEIFF LIMITED EDITION TEDDY BEARS with original Certificates
A COLLECTION OF SIX TEDDY BEARS including Harrods, M & S and others
A LISTERS MILK PAIL AND COVER and a long handled CANDLE SNUFFER with brass head
SEVEN MILK BOTTLES with printed Advertising labels
SWAIN BRIGG A MALACCA WALKING CANE having ivory handle and 9ct gold ferrule, marks rubbed, circa 1930
A HARRODS BOX containing a collection of Royal Coronation ephemera 1953, illustrated, 6 June 1953, Souvenir Programme of Coronation Homes & Gardens issue, various copies of Picture Post and other newspapers