MISCELLANEOUS SECTION including Silver Plate, Harley Davidson Memorabilia, Metal Items, Model Cars etc. Canadian, American and French Pieces.
Items marked *** indicate new stock.
Replica Historical Seal
Historical seal in terracotta colour representing Charles 11 on horseback cantering with sword in hand. There are views of London in the background. Around the rim of the seal is an inscription in Latin. Information label on reverse.(click on image). Good condition. Resin. Diameter 3.5 ins. Ref. A734
Carved Coconut Shell
Coconut shell coloured black and carved with various patterns, a basket of flowers, a mans head for example. It's sliced off to make an opening and opposite is a hole(click on image for detail) Circumference 13ins. Ref.725
Cigar cutter with a mother of pearl panel on each side(click on image for detail).
Excellent condition. 2ins long. Ref.A694
Handpainted Begging Bowl
Delightful piece, well used. Hand painted in gold with coloured leaves on brass(click on image for detail). Possibly Afganistan. Length 6ins including handles. Ref.A241
Alaskan Registration No. Plate
Registration number plate CPB515 registered in Alaska Feb 94(click on image for detail). some damage. 12x6ins. Ref.A775
***Lufkin Pergo Ruler
Folding wooden ruler by Lufkin Pergo(click on image for detail). Length 78ins.
Ref. A808 NOW SOLD
Watercolour of an Arab Gentleman
Simple, effective watercolour portrait in black of an Arab gentleman with a clear signature by A. Baitem(click on image for detail). On the back is the name and address of the framer:- Anthony Saward, 23 The Broadway, Maidstone. 28 Apr 1980. Measurement 7x10ins. Ref.A243
Novelty Cheese Board
Novelty cheese board with adverts of cheeses eg Danish Blue, Gouda and Edam. The cheese wire has a mouse-shaped wooden peg(click on image for detail). On the back are the words "Made in Holland" painted in gold. Good condition. Length 10ins Diameter 6.5ins. Ref. A231
***Miniature Pot & Lid
Collectable ceramic tiny pot in the shape of a bird. The lid has a bee on the top so maybe a pot for honey(click on image for detail). The handle is painted as a green leaf. Measures from beak to tail 4.5ins. Height 3ins. Excellent condition. Ref. A764
Lapis Lazuli Crocodile
This is a fine model of a crocodile laying on a rock. Carved out of a piece of vibrant blue lapis lazuli(click on image for detail). In excellent condition. 4 x 2.5ins. Ref. A111
Society for the Propergation of the Gospel Collecting Box
Wooden rectangular money box with a label saying 'SOCIETY FOR THE PROPERGATION OF THE GOSPEL' dated A.D. 1701. Founded by Royal Charter in June 1701 by Bishop of London Henry Compton. He was concerned about religious activity in North America and sent Thomas Bray to Maryland in 1696. A panel has been cut out of the base to remove the contents (click on image for detail). 6 x 3 x 2ins. Ref. A384. Victorian.
Bronze Female Figure
Delightful piece. A young lady dressed in a full length dress with a bustle at the back and a brimmed hat on her head. She is carrying a basket on her arm(click on image for detail). Good condition. Ref. A649
Two Metal Belt Buckles
Left hand buckle is a heavy metal butterfly with good detail(click on image for detail). Measures 2x3ins. Good condition. Ref. A449
Right hand buckle is in gold coloured metal, depicts a mallard duck in flight on a plain background. The back is plain black(click on image for detail). Good condition. Measures 4x3ins. approx. Ref. A413
Pair Morris Car Badges
Bonnet and Boot Morris car badges.(click on image for detail). Good condition. Ref. A706