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SH150 - Fine Furniture, Silver, Asian and Decorative Arts

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Shapiro Gallery, 162 Queen St, Woollahra, Sydney
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LOT 301

Chinese Jade Snuff Bottle

19th/20th Century

of flattened form, either side carved in low relief with a pair of linked Chilong, with stopper

Measurements:
height 5 cm
  • EStimate $500 - $700
  • sold $480 Incl BP
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LOT 302

Chinese Jade Snuff Bottle

19th/20th Century

carved with a landscape medallion on either side, with stopper

Measurements:
height 6.3 cm
  • EStimate $500 - $700
  • sold $540 Incl BP
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LOT 303

Chinese White Jade Cat

19th/20th Century

the recumbent animal naturalistically carved

Measurements:
length 5.2 cm
  • EStimate $500 - $700
  • sold $960 Incl BP
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LOT 304

Three Chinese Carved Jade and Hardstone Pieces

comprising a censer, a twin handled vase with a cover, a recumbent water buffalo, on wooden stands (3)

Measurements:
height 26 cm; 13.5 cm; 8.5 cm
  • EStimate $700 - $900
  • sold $720 Incl BP
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LOT 305

Chinese Lapis Lazuli Carved Figural Group

carved as a fish swimming amongst lotus plants, on carved wooden stand

Measurements:
height 12.5 cm (without stand)
  • EStimate $400 - $600
  • sold $456 Incl BP
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LOT 306

Assorted Chinese Hardstone Carved Figures

jade, soapstone, quartz, malachite and hardstone (11)

Measurements:
approx. 23.5 cm
  • EStimate $400 - $600
  • sold $120 Incl BP
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LOT 307

Three Assorted Chinese Carved Figures

comprising a carved figure of a fisherman, a figure of Shou Lao holding a peach, and a carved landscape depicting mountains and villages (3)

Measurements:
approx. 15 cm
  • EStimate $300 - $500
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LOT 310

Chinese Carved Ivory Floral Ornament

with polychrome decoration

Measurements:
height 6 cm length 11 cm
  • EStimate $200 - $400
  • sold $60 Incl BP
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LOT 311

Chinese Carved Puzzle Ball on Stand

together with a pair of Foo dogs, a Buddha and a bell player (5)

Measurements:
approx. height 25.5 cm
  • EStimate $200 - $400
  • sold $720 Incl BP
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LOT 312

Two Chinese Famille Rose Porcelain Bowls and Covers

rim and foot painted in vivid coloured enamels with scrolling lotus flowers, body inscribed with a poem, Jianqing six character iron red seal marks to undersides (2)

Measurements:
height 8 cm
  • EStimate $800 - $1,200
  • sold $840 Incl BP
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LOT 313

Chinese Blue and White Porcelain Plate

Possibly Kangxi Period

ornate with lotus scrolls, lozenge in a double circle underglaze blue mark to underside, few chips to foot rim, together with five South East Asian plates, two covered boxes, two bowls and a small celadon glaze vase (11)

Measurements:
diameter 35 cm; height 8 cm (Sawankhalok box)
  • EStimate $500 - $700
  • sold $660 Incl BP
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LOT 314

Chinese Famille Rose Porcelain Sweetmeat Set

Late Qing Dynasty

composed of nine dishes hand painted with figures, with fitted box

Measurements:
26 x 26 cm
  • EStimate $500 - $700
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LOT 315

Large Chinese Blue and White Porcelain Vase

of baluster form, decorated with two continuous rural landscapes, with underglaze blue six character seal mark to underside, on carved hardwood stand

Measurements:
height 60 cm
  • EStimate $300 - $500
  • sold $300 Incl BP
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LOT 316

Two Chinese Famille Verte Porcelain Plates

painted with figures in an indoor setting, with Greek key border (2)

Measurements:
diameter 30.5 cm
  • EStimate $300 - $500
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LOT 317

Chinese Marble Glazed Vase

of ovoid shape with two loop handles, raised on a splayed foot

Measurements:
height 18.5 cm
  • EStimate $200 - $400
  • sold $300 Incl BP
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LOT 318

Chinese Export Parcel Gilt Black Lacquer Tea Caddy

19th Century

of rectangular outline with two carrying handles, decorated on each side with figural vignettes, the interior pewter liner engraved with figures, lock plate marked 'PATHNT' (A/F), together with a parcel gilt and black lacquer box, a black lacquer pillow box and a miniature two door chest (4)

Measurements:
height 21 cm width 34 cm depth 26 cm
  • EStimate $400 - $600
  • sold $192 Incl BP
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LOT 319

Tosa School

Japanese Four Panel Screen, c. 1970

ink, colour and gold leaf on paper, depicting quails amid Autumn Grasses and flowers

Measurements:
152 x 247 cm
  • EStimate $1,000 - $1,500
  • sold $780 Incl BP
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LOT 320

Assorted Japanese Obi and Batik Fabric

including three wall mounted Obi

Measurements:
approx. length 184 cm
  • EStimate $300 - $500
  • sold $312 Incl BP
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LOT 321

Japanese Carved Wood Figure of a Monk

Possibly 16th-18th Century

seated on a raised lotus petal throne, holding a peach in his left hand, the robes lying in loose folds across the legs, traces of gilt and lacquer, later halo

Measurements:
height 38 cm
  • EStimate $800 - $1,200
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LOT 322

Japanese Bronze Figure of a Lion

20th Century

the roaring feline cast with its head turned to the left, seal mark to the belly

Measurements:
height 14 cm width 28 cm
  • EStimate $500 - $700
  • sold $600 Incl BP
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LOT 323

Japanese Bronze Figure of a Monkey

Meiji Period

seated with his left hand covering his eyes, signed to the underside

Measurements:
height 10.5 cm
  • EStimate $800 - $1,200
  • sold $2,040 Incl BP
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LOT 325

Pair of Satsuma Vases

Meiji Period, c. 1880

each painted in coloured enamels and gilt with a waterfall and birds amongst flowers, painted marks to undersides (2)

Measurements:
height 32 cm
  • EStimate $300 - $500
  • sold $690 Incl BP
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LOT 326

Pair of Satsuma Vases

each painted in coloured enamels and gilt with birds amongst bamboos and flowers, together with two Satsuma chargers, painted marks to undersides (4)

Measurements:
height 31.5 cm; diameter 31 cm
  • EStimate $300 - $500
  • sold $504 Incl BP
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LOT 327

Six Assorted Japanese Porcelain Bowls

hand painted Imari pattern, with gilt highlights (6)

Measurements:
height 14 cm diameter 30 cm
  • EStimate $200 - $400
  • sold $192 Incl BP
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LOT 328

Indian Brass Bound Chest

of rectangular shape with engraved floral and foliage panels, on bracket feet, together with a Chinese brass mounted cherrywood chest on stand, and a black and red lacquer chest (3)

Measurements:
height 28 cm width 56 cm depth 42 cm; height 37 cm width 69 cm depth 37.5 cm; height 34 cm width 62 cm depth 37 cm
  • EStimate $500 - $700
  • sold $228 Incl BP
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LOT 329

Five Mughal Miniature Portraits on Ivory

Early 20th Century

framed (5)

Measurements:
approx. 14 x 12 cm (framed)
  • EStimate $400 - $600
  • sold $330 Incl BP
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LOT 330

Indian Brass Mounted Wooden Casket

lock plate marked 'P. X.', together with an Indian chest painted with Mughal court scenes (2)

Measurements:
height 20 cm width 34 cm depth 25 cm; height 27 cm width 38.5 cm depth 22 cm
  • EStimate $400 - $600
  • sold $312 Incl BP
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LOT 331

Indian School

Mughal Scene

within an inlaid architectural frame, together with a framed Mughal miniature painting on ivory (2)

Measurements:
50 x 22 (framed)
  • EStimate $300 - $500
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Two Burmese Red Lacquer Wooden Stands
LOT 332A

Two Burmese Red Lacquer Wooden Stands

(2)

Measurements:
height 24.5 cm
  • EStimate $200 - $400
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LOT 332

Burmese Red Lacquer Wooden Stand

together with a red lacquer bowl, a red lacquer ram figure and a pair of polychrome painted monkeys (5)

Measurements:
height 24 cm
  • EStimate $300 - $500
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LOT 333

Three Large Turkish Copper Cauldrons, 'Bakir Kazan'

hand beaten copper, two with a pair of handles (3)

Measurements:
approx. height 58 cm diameter 70 cm
  • EStimate $2,000 - $3,000
  • sold $4,800 Incl BP
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LOT 334

Two Large Turkish Copper Cauldrons, 'Bakir Kazan'

hand beaten copper, each with a pair of handles (2)

Measurements:
approx. height 58 cm diameter 70 cm
  • EStimate $1,500 - $2,500
  • sold $3,360 Incl BP
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LOT 335

Two Large Archaic Style Chinese Lidded Urns

each decorated with geometric motifs, and flanked by two stylized dragon head and ring handles (2)

Measurements:
height 105 cm
  • EStimate $1,500 - $2,500
  • sold $2,400 Incl BP
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LOT 336

Four Cast Iron Garden Urns

20th Century

of fluted campagna shape (4)

Measurements:
approx. height 60 cm
  • EStimate $600 - $800
  • sold $2,280 Incl BP
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LOT 337

Two Pairs of Ormolu Mounted and Patinated Spelter Garnitures

19th Century

each cast as a double handled urn on pedestal base (4)

Measurements:
approx. height 29 cm
  • EStimate $300 - $500
  • sold $360 Incl BP
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LOT 338

Bronze Figure of a Young Lady

Early 20th Century

the nude figure holding a water pitcher on a dark green pedestal base

Measurements:
height 31 cm
  • EStimate $300 - $500
  • sold $192 Incl BP
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LOT 339

Bronze Figure of a Water Carrier

Probably German, c. 1900

depicting a young maiden with two vessels attached to a yoke, standing atop a rock, on a dark green marble base, signed

Measurements:
height 66 cm
  • EStimate $400 - $600
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LOT 340

After Enrique Molins-Balleste

Diana The Huntress with Hounds

painted silver patina to spelter figures, signed to rectangular alabaster and brown onyx base, chip to corner of base (A/F)

Measurements:
height 38 cm width 46 cm
  • EStimate $1,000 - $1,500
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LOT 341

Samuel Marti and Co., Paris (1870-1890)

Mahogany and Ormolu Mantel Clock

case of lyre shape, gilded dial with Roman numerals, movement stamped 'Medaille de Bronze S. Marti et Cie', together with a German Hermle burr walnut mantel clock, with key and pendulum (2)

Measurements:
height 44 cm; 43 cm
  • EStimate $400 - $600
  • sold $264 Incl BP
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LOT 342

Two Pairs of Brass and Cast Metal Door Stops

19th Century

cast as a pair of griffins and as urns on pedestals (4)

Measurements:
approx. height 43 cm
  • EStimate $500 - $700
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LOT 343

Georgian Turned Fruitwood Candle Stand

c. 1830

with adjustable stem

Measurements:
height 32 cm
  • EStimate $500 - $700
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LOT 344

Victorian Brass and Iron Footman Trivet

c. 1888

marked ‘William 1888 Jackson’, together with a chromed steel footman trivet, and a champagne bucket on stand (3)

Measurements:
height 30 cm; 60 cm
  • EStimate $400 - $600
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LOT 345

Victorian Brass Lion Wall Sculpture

Late 19th Century

holding a clear glass ball in its mouth, together with a gilded metal figure of Adam, surmounted by a glass sphere, on rouge and black marble pedestal, holding a clear glass ball in its mouth, together with a gilded metal figure of Adam, surmounted by a glass sphere, on rouge and black marble pedestal , a […]

Measurements:
height 18 cm; 36 cm
  • EStimate $400 - $600
  • sold $144 Incl BP
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LOT 346

Chinese Tea Tin Canister Table lamp

with tall olive green shade, together with a black painted table lamp base, modelled as Cupid with bow and arrows standing on a lion hide (2)

Measurements:
height 88 cm (with shade); height 40 cm
  • EStimate $300 - $500
  • sold $180 Incl BP
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LOT 347

Pair of Ormolu Mounted Sang-de-boeuf Table Lamps

19th Century

with white shades (2)

Measurements:
height 93 cm
  • EStimate $300 - $500
  • sold $900 Incl BP
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LOT 348

Three Brass and Cast Metal Door Stops

19th Century

two cast as lion paws, the other cast as a knight (3)

Measurements:
approx. height 45 cm
  • EStimate $300 - $500
  • sold $540 Incl BP
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LOT 349

Charles X Style Tole and Ormolu Bull's Eye Wall Clock

circular white dial with Roman numerals

Measurements:
diameter 28 cm
  • EStimate $200 - $300
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LOT 350

Assorted Measuring Instruments

19th Century and Later

comprising scales and weights (5)

  • EStimate $200 - $400
  • sold $156 Incl BP
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LOT 351

Assorted Marble and Glass Globes

of various sizes, on metal and wooden stands (9)

Measurements:
approx. height 33 cm
  • EStimate $200 - $300
  • sold $1,020 Incl BP
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LOT 352

Victorian Mahogany Traveling Apothecary Cabinet

19th Century

with inset brass carrying handle, removable back plate, two hinged doors opening to fitted interior, displaying glass apothecary bottles with stoppers, and five drawers comprising scale, weights, mortar and syringe

Measurements:
height 28 cm width 30 cm depth 19 cm
  • EStimate $800 - $1,200
  • sold $5,520 Incl BP
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LOT 353

Two Victorian Phrenology Busts

19th Century

one by L. N. Fowler, the other by F. Bridges Phrenologist (2)

Measurements:
height 28 cm; 11 cm
  • EStimate $400 - $600
  • sold $1,020 Incl BP
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LOT 355

Victorian Brass Mounted Burr Walnut Tea Caddy

with two lidded compartments, together with an ivory and paper fan (A/F) (2)

Measurements:
height 17 cm width 23 cm
  • EStimate $200 - $400
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LOT 356

Ancient Egyptian Ushabti

Late Dynastic Period, 800-300 BC

pale green glazed faience, holding a pick and hoe

Measurements:
height 15 cm
  • EStimate $500 - $700
  • sold $600 Incl BP
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LOT 357

Ancient Egyptian Ushabti

New Kingdom, 1550-1070 BC

clay, holding a pick and hoe, restored

Measurements:
height 13 cm
  • EStimate $400 - $600
  • sold $540 Incl BP
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LOT 358

Two Ancient Egyptian Ushabtiu

New Kingdom, 1550-1070 BC and Late Dynastic Period, 6th/4th Century

blue and green glazed faience, one restored (2)

Measurements:
height 7 cm; 9.2 cm
  • EStimate $300 - $500
  • sold $360 Incl BP
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LOT 359

Nazca Double Spout Vessel

Possibly 2nd/4th Century

the twin spouts connected by a bridged handle, the body painted with anthropomorphic mythical beings against a cream-coloured ground, retains stamp and inventory number to underside

Measurements:
height 18 cm
  • EStimate $800 - $1,200
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LOT 360

Four South American Clay Vessels

modelled as various stylised animals (4)

Measurements:
approx. height
  • EStimate $300 - $500
  • sold $780 Incl BP
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LOT 361

Majolica Monkey Figure

19th Century

green glaze, the crouching animal holding a fruit in its hand, on green and black marble base, restored, together with a stoneware figure of a monkey (2)

Measurements:
height 21 cm; 33 cm
  • EStimate $300 - $500
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LOT 362

William Moorcroft

Vase, c. 1918

'Pomegranate' pattern, decorated with pomegranates, berries and foliage against a navy blue ground, signed in green 'W. Moorcroft, 1918' and impressed 'Moorcroft Burslem England'

Measurements:
height 22.5 cm
  • EStimate $400 - $600
  • sold $420 Incl BP
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William Moorcroft
LOT 363

William Moorcroft

Footed Bowl, c. 1920

‘Pomegranate’ pattern, decorated with pomegranates, berries and foliage against a green ground, signed in green ‘W. Moorcroft’ and impressed ‘Moorcroft Burslem’

Measurements:
height 10 cm diameter 23 cm
  • EStimate $500 - $700
  • sold $588 Incl BP
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LOT 364

Pinon Heuze

Pair of Twin Handled Vases

together with a comport, gold gilt motif decoration on cobalt blue ground, painted signature to body 'Pinon Heuze' (3)

Measurements:
height 44 cm; height 21 cm
  • EStimate $2,000 - $3,000
  • sold $2,640 Incl BP
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LOT 365

Pair of Sèvres Style Covered Urns

cobalt ground with gilded metal mounts, together with a Victorian porcelain comport with hand painted floral decoration and an Austrian tazza (4)

Measurements:
height 41 cm
  • EStimate $300 - $500
  • sold $900 Incl BP
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LOT 366

Herend

Porcelain Figure of a Polish Hussar

together with a porcelain figure of a Maiden and a twin handled vase, all with printed factory marks to undersides (3)

Measurements:
height 41 cm
  • EStimate $300 - $500
  • sold $480 Incl BP
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LOT 367

Mason's

Extensive Dinner Service

'Mandalay' pattern, printed factory marks to undersides (approx. 50 pieces)

  • EStimate $200 - $400
  • sold $720 Incl BP
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LOT 368

Royal Crown Derby

Group of Porcelain Animal Figures

'Imari' pattern, including an elephant, pheasant, cat and frog, printed factory marks to undersides (4)

  • EStimate $200 - $400
  • sold $240 Incl BP
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LOT 369

Versace for Rosenthal

Five Porcelain Dressing Table Accessories

'Les Tresors de la Mer' pattern, comprising covered powder boxes and pin trays, printed factory marks to undersides (5)

Measurements:
approx. height 10 cm
  • EStimate $150 - $250
  • sold $360 Incl BP
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LOT 370

Roman Blue Glass Jug

Possibly 3rd /4th Century AD

of squat bulbous shape, with applied handle

Measurements:
height 10.5 cm
  • EStimate $500 - $700
  • sold $1,080 Incl BP
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LOT 371

Baccarat

Cut Crystal Ice Bucket

together with a Baccarat crystal caviar dish (2)

Measurements:
height 23 cm; height 8 cm
  • EStimate $300 - $500
  • sold $660 Incl BP
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LOT 372

Five Cut Crystal Decanters

including two Baccarat and one Waterford (5)

Measurements:
aaprox. Height 41 cm
  • EStimate $300 - $500
  • sold $456 Incl BP
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LOT 373

Victorian Ladies Brass Bound Work Box on Stand

c. 1880

with green velvet and leather fitted interior, Bramah lock

Measurements:
height 49 cm width 31 cm depth 22 cm
  • EStimate $300 - $500
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LOT 374

Victorian Tantalus

19th Century

with three cut crystal bottles, together with a mahogany knife box, with string inlay and brass mounts, one decanter (A/F) (2)

Measurements:
height 27 cm; height 34 cm
  • EStimate $300 - $500
  • sold $360 Incl BP
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LOT 375

Uriano

Girl Looking into Pond

painted gold patina to spelter figure and doves, on marble and onyx plinth

Measurements:
height 37 cm width 46 cm
  • EStimate $1,200 - $1,800
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LOT 376

Art Deco Female Mannequin Bust

with brown glass eyes

Measurements:
height 71 cm
  • EStimate $700 - $900
  • sold $960 Incl BP
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LOT 377

Wooden Horse

19th Century

retains traces of polychrome decoration (A/F)

Measurements:
height 75 cm length 93 cm
  • EStimate $500 - $700
  • sold $864 Incl BP
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LOT 378

English Copper Tankard

19th Century

with scroll handle, lower part decorated with a continuous band of playing putti in high relief, raised on a beaded circular foot, maker's mark to underside

Measurements:
height 20 cm
  • EStimate $400 - $600
  • sold $480 Incl BP
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LOT 379

Three Large Shells

including a giant clam shell (3)

Measurements:
approx. length 54 cm
  • EStimate $300 - $500
  • sold $360 Incl BP
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LOT 380

White Coral Tree

on wooden stand

Measurements:
height 18 cm
  • EStimate $200 - $400
  • sold $216 Incl BP
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LOT 381

Coloured Plates of the Birds of Ceylon by G. M. Henry

Published by The Ceylon Government, 1927, Part I & 4

sixty-four coloured plates, with a short description of each bird by W.E. Wait

  • EStimate $200 - $400
  • sold $216 Incl BP
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LOT 382

Victorian Mahogany Jardinière

Late 19th Century

carved with acanthus leaves, with one drawer below, together with a mahogany cylindrical paper bin (2)

Measurements:
height 50 cm ; 30 cm
  • EStimate $200 - $400
  • sold $192 Incl BP
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LOT 383

White Ceramic Campagna Vase

with cast iron stemmed white ceramic tulips

Measurements:
height 34 cm (vase)
  • EStimate $200 - $400
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LOT 384

After Max Le Verrier

The Archer

spelter figure with applied bronze patina, kneeling on base, together with Menneville France, Diana The Huntress, ivorine head with enamel body and painted floral embellishment to costume (A/F) (2)

Measurements:
height 44 cm; 41 cm
  • EStimate $2,000 - $3,000
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Set of Twelve Georgian Crystal Knife Rests
LOT 385

Set of Twelve Georgian Crystal Knife Rests

Early 19th Century

each of rectangular form (12)

Measurements:
length 8 cm
  • EStimate $200 - $400
  • sold $240 Incl BP
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French Brass Three Light Bouillotte Style Lamp
LOT 386

French Brass Three Light Bouillotte Style Lamp

with black tole shade, together with a lamp base and a candle holder (3)

Measurements:
height 54 cm
  • EStimate $200 - $400
  • sold $240 Incl BP
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