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SH109 - The Estate of Peter Sculthorpe AO OBE

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91 Holdsworth St, Woollahra, Sydney
    LOT 1

    Bentwood Coat Stand

    together with an expandable wall mounted coat rack and wooden magazine holder (3)

    Measurements:
    height 180 cm
    • EStimate $150 - $250
    • sold $240 Incl BP
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    LOT 2

    Wall Mounted Barometer

    Measurements:
    diameter 13 cm
    • EStimate $80 - $120
    • sold $264 Incl BP
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    LOT 3

    W. Watson & Sons London

    brass and copper microscope, 19th Century

    original mahogany box with two additional eye pieces, signed 'W. Watson & Sons London' and marked 'Australian Depot 78 Swanston St Melbourne'

    Measurements:
    height 28 cm
    • EStimate $600 - $800
    • sold $900 Incl BP
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    LOT 4

    A pair of black FELDAR Binoculars

    in original leather case

    Measurements:
    length 15.5 cm
    • EStimate $20 - $30
    • sold $168 Incl BP
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    LOT 5

    Japanese Imari Umbrella Stand

    of cylindrical form in typical palette, Meiji period

    repaired

    Measurements:
    height 62 cm
    • EStimate $200 - $300
    • sold $660 Incl BP
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    LOT 6

    Collection of Walking Canes

    • EStimate $100 - $200
    • sold $276 Incl BP
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    LOT 7

    Ceremonial Axe

    carved wood, possibly Solomon Islands
    Measurements:
    length 114 cm
    • EStimate $300 - $500
    • sold $1,680 Incl BP
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    LOT 8

    Gun Powder Pouch

    leather

    • EStimate $50 - $100
    • sold $60 Incl BP
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    LOT 9

    Eight Fishing Spears

    together with a painted pipe(9)

    Measurements:
    height 145 cm
    • EStimate $100 - $150
    • sold $336 Incl BP
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    LOT 10

    Two Balinese Krises

    carved wooden handles, together with two carved wooden swords (4)

    Measurements:
    length 38.5 cm
    • EStimate $200 - $400
    • sold $60 Incl BP
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    LOT 11

    Wool Floor Rug

    pink border with central medallion motifs

    .

    Measurements:
    164 x 263 cm
    • EStimate $100 - $150
    • sold $456 Incl BP
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    LOT 12

    Mahogany Extension Dining Table

    Duncan Phyfe style, twin pedestal base with kingwood strung cross-banded border and one leaf

    Measurements:
    height 72 cm length 160 cm with extension length 215 cm
    • EStimate $800 - $1,200
    • sold $1,620 Incl BP
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    LOT 13

    Six Georgian Mahogany Dining Chairs

    together with a pair of carvers with crested top rail, carved horizontal centre splat with central roundel medallion and upholstered drop-in seats (8)

    Measurements:
    height 84 cm
    • EStimate $1,500 - $1,800
    • sold $4,560 Incl BP
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    LOT 14

    Pair of gilt wood Regency Style Wall Brackets

    -2

    Measurements:
    height 32cm
    • EStimate $50 - $100
    • sold $720 Incl BP
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    LOT 15

    Regency Gilt Overmantel Mirror

    Measurements:
    143 x 92 cm
    • EStimate $1,500 - $2,500
    • sold $3,600 Incl BP
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    LOT 16

    Three piece Contemporary Lounge Suite

    comprising a sofa and two armchairs with a matching pouffe, upholstered in cream fabric

    Measurements:
    sofa width 183 cm
    • EStimate $400 - $600
    • sold $360 Incl BP
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    LOT 17

    Pair of Framed Japanese Scroll Paintings

    with birds and blossom (2)

    • EStimate $400 - $600
    • sold $960 Incl BP
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    LOT 18

    Pair of Framed Chinese Calligraphy Scrolls

    Measurements:
    144 x 32 cm
    • EStimate $300 - $500
    • sold $660 Incl BP
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    LOT 19

    Stoneware Sake Bottles

    cream glazed body with brown calligraphy script (3)

    Measurements:
    height 25 cm
    • EStimate $120 - $150
    • sold $240 Incl BP
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    LOT 20

    Carved Chinese Cinnabar Vase

    of baluster form, decorated with dragons and blue enamel interior

    together with a box and two snuff bottles (4)

    Measurements:
    height 23.5 cm
    • EStimate $300 - $500
    • sold $144 Incl BP
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    LOT 21

    Two Carved Netsuke

    together with an ivory comb and snuff bottle (5)

    • EStimate $100 - $150
    • sold $312 Incl BP
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    LOT 22

    Pair of Large Japanese Lacquer Incense Burners

    Measurements:
    height 77 cm
    • EStimate $120 - $150
    • sold $168 Incl BP
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    LOT 23

    Four Japanese Lacquer Trays

    one decorated with a bird among foliage (4)

    Measurements:
    35.5 x 26.5 cm
    • EStimate $60 - $80
    • sold $120 Incl BP
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    LOT 24

    Two Japanese Lacquer Boxes

    each of rectangular form together with a selection of modern lacquer ware

    • EStimate $150 - $250
    • sold $84 Incl BP
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    LOT 25

    Japanese Black Lacquer Box

    Measurements:
    height 19 cm width 34 cm depth 18 cm
    • EStimate $50 - $100
    • sold $168 Incl BP
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    LOT 26

    Embroidered Wall Hanging

    together with carved wooden stands

    • EStimate $100 - $200
    • sold $144 Incl BP
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    LOT 27

    Three Thai Miniature Gilt Buddhas

    together with three Buddhas in black lacquer cases (6)

    Measurements:
    height 13 cm
    • EStimate $200 - $400
    • sold $540 Incl BP
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    LOT 28

    Three Miniature Gilt Metal Thai Buddhas

    19th Century

    -3

    Measurements:
    height 10 cm
    • EStimate $200 - $400
    • sold $504 Incl BP
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    LOT 29

    Japanese Carved Gilt Wood Buddha Sakyamuni in Dharmachakra Mudra

    Meiji Period

    upon a lotus stand (A/F)

    Measurements:
    height 53 cm
    • EStimate $800 - $1,200
    • sold $1,680 Incl BP
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    LOT 30

    Chinese Gilded Bronze Avalokiteshvara

    Late Ming Dynasty, 18th Century

    seated in Dhyanasana with hands in Varada and Vitarka Mudra, a seven-point crown centred on a vase over pendant ears adorned with jewels, the robe decorated with lotus and floral borders

    Measurements:
    height 42 cm
    • EStimate $8,000 - $12,000
    • sold $15,840 Incl BP
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    LOT 31

    Pair of Thai gilded Bronze Standing Buddhas

    on wooden stands (2)
    Measurements:
    height 24 cm
    • EStimate $800 - $1,200
    • sold $840 Incl BP
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    LOT 32

    Yuan style Celadon Ding

    with moulded interior

    on carved hardwood stand

    Measurements:
    diameter 20.5 cm
    • EStimate $600 - $800
    • sold $540 Incl BP
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    LOT 33

    Sung style Monochrome Ding

    in white glaze

    on carved hardwood stand

    Measurements:
    diameter 20 cm
    • EStimate $1,200 - $1,500
    • sold $1,200 Incl BP
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    LOT 34

    Brush Washer with Carved Floral Interior

    pale celadon glaze, possibly Ching Bai

    on carved hardwood stand

    Measurements:
    diameter 9.5 cm
    • EStimate $400 - $600
    • sold $408 Incl BP
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    LOT 35

    Sung style Bowl

    dark green celadon crackle glaze

    chip to rim

    Measurements:
    diameter 8 cm
    • EStimate $200 - $400
    • sold $540 Incl BP
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    LOT 36

    Sung style Lotus Shaped Brush Washer

    pale celadon glaze

    chips to rim, on carved hardwood stand

    Measurements:
    diameter 8.5 cm
    • EStimate $300 - $500
    • sold $720 Incl BP
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    LOT 37

    Melon-shaped Teapot

    dark green celadon glaze

    missing lid

    Measurements:
    height 8 cm
    • EStimate $100 - $200
    • sold $540 Incl BP
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    LOT 38

    Collection of Sung Style Bowls

    monochromatic green celadon glaze (5)
    • EStimate $300 - $500
    • sold $660 Incl BP
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    LOT 39

    Four Celadon Bottle Vases

    of various glazes, one in Yuan style with green celadon and moulded relief decoration

    on carved wooden stands (4)

    • EStimate $300 - $500
    • sold $480 Incl BP
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    LOT 40

    Five Sung Style Small Pottery Jars

    monochromatic green celadon glaze

    on carved wooden stands (5)

    • EStimate $400 - $600
    • sold $480 Incl BP
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    LOT 41

    Three Sung Style Pottery Jars

    monochromatic green celadon glaze

    on carved wooden stands (3)

    • EStimate $400 - $600
    • sold $360 Incl BP
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    LOT 42

    Collection of Sung Style Bowls

    monochromatic green celadon glaze (6)
    • EStimate $400 - $600
    • sold $660 Incl BP
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    LOT 43

    Collection of Sung Style Pottery

    various glazes of white glazes

    comprising four small dishes and three lidded jars, together with a tang-style pottery horse head (8)

    • EStimate $300 - $500
    • sold $960 Incl BP
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    LOT 44

    Collection of Chinese Pottery Jars

    in various glazes including two small celadon dishes and a blue and white handled jar (7)
    • EStimate $300 - $500
    • sold $288 Incl BP
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    LOT 45

    Six Various South East Asian Pottery Bowls

    Measurements:
    diameter 17 cm
    • EStimate $200 - $400
    • sold $600 Incl BP
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    LOT 46

    Group of Various South East Asian Bowls

    celadon glaze (7) (A/F)

    Measurements:
    26 cm
    • EStimate $200 - $400
    • sold $480 Incl BP
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    LOT 47

    Pair of Blue and White Sung Style Covered Jarlets

    with orginal boxes

    • EStimate $600 - $800
    • sold $780 Incl BP
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    Three Porcelain Chinese Bowls
    LOT 48

    Three Porcelain Chinese Bowls

    early Qing Dynasty

    blue and white decoration to exterior (3)

    Measurements:
    height 6.5 cm diameter 16 cm
    • EStimate $200 - $400
    • sold $72 Incl BP
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    LOT 49

    Two Blue and White Chinese Export Plates

    decorated with garden scenes (A/F)

    Measurements:
    diameter 23 cm
    • EStimate $100 - $200
    • sold $192 Incl BP
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    LOT 50

    Pair of Chinese Famille Rose Porcelain Cups

    Qing Dynasty

    hand painted with a procession of attendants and nobleman riding a fierce lion (2)

    Measurements:
    height 6.5 cm height 8.5 cm
    • EStimate $400 - $600
    • sold $624 Incl BP
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    LOT 51

    Chinese Porcelain Dish

    the exterior decorated with two embattled warriors, the interior featuring three gold fish

    together with a small Chinese porcelain dish painted with lotus flower and reeds (2)

    Measurements:
    height 5.5 cm diameter 12 cm
    • EStimate $200 - $400
    • sold $408 Incl BP
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    LOT 52

    Pair of Gilt Wood carved relief Wall Panels

    depicting cherry blossoms

    together with four contemporary Chinese wine cups, trinket Buddhas and coins (20)

    • EStimate $100 - $200
    • sold $72 Incl BP
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    LOT 53

    Bronze bell

    in the figure of a winged god, and two metal coasters (3)

    Measurements:
    height 10 cm
    • EStimate $100 - $150
    • sold $192 Incl BP
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    LOT 54

    Two Blue and White Cylindrical Vases

    decorated in cherry blossoms, the other with bamboo

    together with a blue and white vase, blue ceramic bowl in presentation box, Imari patterned bowl (A/F), Japanese black covered box, two painted fan dishes (8)

    Measurements:
    height 35 cm height 30 cm
    • EStimate $200 - $400
    • sold $168 Incl BP
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    LOT 55

    Four Chinese Gilt wood Carved Relief Wall Panels

    (4)

    Measurements:
    14 x 36 cm
    • EStimate $200 - $300
    • sold $108 Incl BP
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    LOT 56

    Two Pairs of Rectangular Chinese Gilt Wood Carved Relief Wall Panels

    together with another larger carved wood relief scene depicting messengers upon horses (5)

    Measurements:
    17 x 37 cm
    • EStimate $200 - $300
    • sold $144 Incl BP
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    Anatolian Rug
    LOT 57

    Anatolian Rug

    .

    Measurements:
    180 x 90 cm
    • EStimate $120 - $150
    • sold $336 Incl BP
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    LOT 58

    Brass Adjustable Floor Lamp

    Measurements:
    height 160 cm
    • EStimate $20 - $40
    • sold $96 Incl BP
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    LOT 59

    Pair of Regency Gilt Metal Twin-branch Wall Sconce Candle Holders

    (2)

    Measurements:
    height 40 cm
    • EStimate $300 - $500
    • sold $600 Incl BP
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    LOT 60

    Early Victorian Pole Screen

    with Chinoiserie decorated panel raised three splayed feet

    Measurements:
    height 146 cm
    • EStimate $300 - $400
    • sold $528 Incl BP
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    LOT 61

    Pair of Glass Bottle Table Lamps

    with wicker sleeves

    -2

    Measurements:
    height including shade 65 cm
    • EStimate $50 - $100
    • sold $60 Incl BP
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    LOT 62

    Chippendale Style Mahogany Twin Pedestal Coffee Table

    (A/F)

    Measurements:
    87 x 49 cm
    • EStimate $50 - $100
    • sold $96 Incl BP
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    LOT 63

    Marble Column Pedestal

    Measurements:
    height 107 cm
    • EStimate $800 - $1,200
    • sold $540 Incl BP
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    LOT 64

    Victorian Mahogany Elevated Bookcase

    with two glazed upper doors and a single drawer above two panelled cupboard doors on a pedestal base
    Measurements:
    height 228 cm width 107 cm depth 51 cm
    • EStimate $1,000 - $1,500
    • sold $1,200 Incl BP
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    LOT 65

    Mahogany Circular-topped Pedestal Table

    on turned pedestal base raised on three scroll feet

    .

    Measurements:
    height 74 cm diameter 76 cm
    • EStimate $200 - $300
    • sold $1,020 Incl BP
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    LOT 66

    Georgian Mahogany Tipod Table

    on turned pedestal base raised on cabriole legs

    .

    Measurements:
    height 72 cm diameter 76 cm
    • EStimate $300 - $500
    • sold $624 Incl BP
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    LOT 67

    Two Cut Crystal Decanters

    together with another tall glass decanter and miniature glass ice bucket (4)

    Measurements:
    height 24 cm height 30 cm
    • EStimate $200 - $300
    • sold $108 Incl BP
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    LOT 68

    Bohemia Crystal Czech Republic

    set of six hand cut crystal glasses retaining original decal labels and decanter, in original box (7)

    Measurements:
    decanter height 25 cm
    • EStimate $150 - $250
    • sold $108 Incl BP
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    LOT 69

    Two Cut Crystal Circular Ashtrays

    together with an assortment of glass paperweights, two shot glasses and two glass Christmas baubles (13)

    Measurements:
    diameter 11 cm
    • EStimate $150 - $250
    • sold $84 Incl BP
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    LOT 70

    English Mahogany Circular Wine Table

    on a ring turned columnar stem raised on cabriole legs
    Measurements:
    height 63 cm diameter 40 cm
    • EStimate $200 - $400
    • sold $780 Incl BP
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    LOT 71

    Australian Bottle-shaped Pottery Vase

    black gun metal glaze, potter's mark impressed to base

    Measurements:
    height 26 cm
    • EStimate $100 - $150
    • sold $120 Incl BP
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    LOT 72

    Stoneware Spherical Vase

    olive and brown glaze, displayed with lotus pods and branches on carved wooden stand

    Measurements:
    diameter 22.5 cm
    • EStimate $80 - $120
    • sold $168 Incl BP
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    LOT 73

    Three Cane Stools

    of hexagonal form
    Measurements:
    height 42 cm
    • EStimate $80 - $120
    • sold $480 Incl BP
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    LOT 74

    Victorian Mahogany adjustable Piano Stool

    fabric upholstery on circular seat
    Measurements:
    height 52 cm diameter 34 cm
    • EStimate $200 - $300
    • sold $600 Incl BP
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    LOT 75

    Pair of Glass Bottle Table Lamps

    with wicker sleeves

    -2

    Measurements:
    height including shade 65 cm
    • EStimate $50 - $100
    • sold $96 Incl BP
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    LOT 76

    Pair of White Laminate Bedside Tables

    each with three drawers (2)
    Measurements:
    height 60 cm width 45 cm depth 46.5 cm
    • EStimate $50 - $100
    • sold $72 Incl BP
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    LOT 77

    Eight Framed Silhouettes

    19th Century (8) (A/F)
    Measurements:
    9 x 8 cm
    • EStimate $400 - $600
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    LOT 78

    Set of Four Framed Aquatints

    from Middleton's Complete System of Geography

    Inhabitants of Amsterdam Island, Habits of the Groenlanders, Inhabitant of Quito, Peruvian Rope Bridges (4)

    Measurements:
    29 x 18 cm
    • EStimate $800 - $1,200
    • sold $420 Incl BP
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    LOT 79

    Three Victorian Aquatint Portraits

    in gilt frames (3)
    Measurements:
    20 x 13 cm
    • EStimate $300 - $500
    • sold $480 Incl BP
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    LOT 80

    Gilt Geso Mirror

    Measurements:
    112 x 79 cm
    • EStimate $200 - $400
    • sold $108 Incl BP
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    LOT 81

    Victorian Mahogany Two-Door Armoire

    with a long shoe drawer below
    Measurements:
    height 202 cm width 116 cm depth 50 cm
    • EStimate $800 - $1,200
    • sold $480 Incl BP
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    LOT 82

    Japanese School

    Window, 1959

    lithograph, signed, dated titled and numbered l.c., 28/30

    • EStimate $100 - $200
    • sold $420 Incl BP
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    LOT 83

    Japanese Circular-topped Stool

    black and gilded lacquer
    • EStimate $180 - $240
    • sold $240 Incl BP
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    LOT 84

    Stained Pine Drop Leaf Table

    on four turned legs, with recessed drawers

    Measurements:
    height 73 cm
    • EStimate $150 - $250
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    LOT 85

    Oriental Hall Runner

    • EStimate $50 - $100
    • sold $72 Incl BP
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    LOT 86

    White Opaline Glass Lamp

    of ginger jar shape
    Measurements:
    height 76 cm
    • EStimate $100 - $150
    • sold $192 Incl BP
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    LOT 87

    Moroccan Wooden Octagonal Table

    with pierced side panels

    .

    Measurements:
    height 53 cm
    • EStimate $200 - $300
    • sold $480 Incl BP
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    LOT 88

    Victorian Papier Mache Circular-topped Side Table

    with inlaid mother of pearl on pedestal base
    Measurements:
    height 67 cm diameter 50 cm
    • EStimate $300 - $500
    • sold $300 Incl BP
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    LOT 89

    Pair of Launceston Grammar Crested Brass Bookends

    together with an assortment of school pins, cufflinks, badges and an eyepiece

    • EStimate $50 - $100
    • sold $240 Incl BP
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    LOT 90

    Large Leather Music Satchel

    with double buckle closure

    together with a leather mounted circular shaving mirror and pig skin leather shoe horn (3)

    Measurements:
    42 x 51 cm
    • EStimate $100 - $200
    • sold $3,600 Incl BP
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    LOT 91

    French Automaton Bird Cage

    (A/F)

    Measurements:
    height 15 cm
    • EStimate $200 - $400
    • sold $432 Incl BP
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    LOT 92

    Georgian Domed Top Tea Caddy

    burr wood with two interior tea compartments

    .

    Measurements:
    height 14.5 cm width 21 cm depth 12 cm
    • EStimate $150 - $250
    • sold $336 Incl BP
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    LOT 93

    The Yellow Book

    an Illustrated Quarterly

    volume XI, 1896

    • EStimate $200 - $400
    • sold $288 Incl BP
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    LOT 94

    D. H. Lawrence

    Birds, Beasts and Flowers

    Martin Secker, London, first edition

    • EStimate $80 - $120
    • sold $168 Incl BP
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    LOT 95

    Collection of Early Periodicals on Art and Poetry

    including The Angry Penguins, Meanjin Papers, and The Australian International Quarterly of Verse

    • EStimate $50 - $100
    • sold $120 Incl BP
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    LOT 96

    Selection of Leather Bound Books

    including the Life of William Shakespeare and the Poetical Works of Thomas Campbell

    • EStimate $100 - $200
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    LOT 97

    Three Shelves of Books of Literature

    including works by Tolstoy, Herman Melville, James Joyce, D. H. Lawrence, Oscar Wilde and Mark Twain

    • EStimate $300 - $500
    • sold $1,920 Incl BP
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    Six Shelf Sections of Books on Theatre, Film and Drama
    LOT 98

    Six Shelf Sections of Books on Theatre, Film and Drama

    including works by Euripides, Samuel Beckett and Bernard Shaw

    • EStimate $200 - $300
    • sold $480 Incl BP
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    The Three Shelf Sections of Books on International Art
    LOT 99

    The Three Shelf Sections of Books on International Art

    including Indian Sculpture, Chinese Monumental Art, Picasso and Jacqueline, and 20th Century Portraits

    • EStimate $200 - $400
    • sold $840 Incl BP
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    Four shelf sections of Books on Cultural History
    LOT 100

    Four shelf sections of Books on Cultural History

    including a shelf section of miscellaneous books on historical records

    including The Countryman’s Britain in Pictures, Moscow Theatres, The Maori As He Was

    • EStimate $200 - $400
    • sold $360 Incl BP
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