MISCELLANEOUS SECTION including Silver Plate, Harley Davidson Memorabilia, Metal Items, Model Cars etc. Canadian, American and French Pieces.
Items marked *** indicate new stock.
Torpedo LevelMillers Falls Co. Tornado Level, U.S.A. Model No 590. In very good condition. Bakerlite body. The box is well used and therefore some damage has occurred. (click on image for detail). Ref. A587
President Hintenburg PlaqueInteresting piece of WW1 history. The plaque shows an image of the war hero Hintenburg and on the back there are two labels with clear descriptions of his war efforts(click on image for detail). The plaque has been damaged. 9x6ins. Ref. A588
***Cigar CutterCigar cutter with a mother of pearl panel on each side(click on image for detail).
Excellent condition. 2ins long. Ref.A694
Handpainted Begging BowlDelightful 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
Lourdes Musical SouvenirA musical box souvenir from Lourdes, France. The piece is white metal embossed with sprays of flowers and stands on a bakerlite platform(click on image for detail). Underneath is the winding key and the tune is Ave Maria. A paper label with ' A.B. Lourdes' is on the base. 1930's Good condition. Base 4 x 3ins. approx. Height 6ins. Ref. A505
ScrimshawGood example of a scrimshaw piece. The designs etched on the whale's tooth is that of the ship London Salem and U.S.S. W Ohio.(click on image for detail). Length 6ins. Ref. A569
Watercolour of an Arab GentlemanSimple, 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 BoardNovelty 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
***Leather Cartridge CaseLeather cartridge case with place for 10 cartridges. There is a clip on each end of the back for attachment to belt(click on image for detail)Good condition. 11" long 3" wide. Ref. A685 NOW SOLD
Watercolour of a Desert ScenePlain and simple watercolour in brown by A.Baitem(click on image for detail). It depicts a desert scene of some figures in a tent and two goats. On the back is the name and address of the framer:- Anthony Seward, 23 The Broadway, Maidstone. 28 Apr 1980. Measures 9.5x6ins. Ref.A244
Lapis Lazuli CrocodileThis 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 BoxWooden 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 FigureDelightful 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 BucklesLeft 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 BadgesBonnet and Boot Morris car badges.(click on image for detail). Good condition.
Bronze Nude Figure Bronze nude female figure sitting, knees bent with head down(click on image for detail) She sits on a black base. Overall height 5ins. Base 5 x 5.5ins. Excellent condition. Ref. A636