Fine & Rare Auction
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Wednesday 9th & Thursday 10th August 2017
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Thursday 10th August 8.30am - 9.30am
Lots: 152-210 of 834
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Lot 152
Palmer [W.T.], The English Lakes, illus. A. Heaton Cooper, pub. A&C Black, 2nd edition, October 1908
Lacking dustwapper, spine bumped, some foxing
Estimate:  £60 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 153
A quantity of early 20th Century black and white photographic glass slides, taken from photographs by Dr R. Lowther, depicting predominantly Grange over Sands and environs, together with other Cumbrian locations as well as some images of Bamburgh, Northumberland
Estimate:  £120 - 160 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 154
A 19th Century hand drawn chart on waxed linen of Windermere Lake, July 1889, scale 6 inches to a statute mile, 160cm x 49cm overall, annotated 'E. Gardner'
Slight wear and loss
Estimate:  £60 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 155
Approximately 194 unused Victorian railway luggage labels including some relating to Cumbria (contained in a folder)
Estimate:  £40 - 60 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 156
Penfold [John B.] - The Clockmakers of Cumberland, second edition, Brant Wright Associates Ltd, 1977, green binding
Good condition
Estimate:  £200 - 250 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 157
A 19th Century figured mahogany barometer, hydrometer and thermometer by Yeates of Penrith, with silvered dial, contained in wheel pattern case, 103cm high, with ivory gimble
Some case wear, overall good condition
Estimate:  £70 - 100 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 158
A mid 18th Century longcase clock movement by Whitfield of Clifton, the 28cm lacquered brass dial with pierced spandrels, seconds aperture, the matted centre bearing plaque with initials and dated 1742, to the eight day movement striking on a bell
Worn overall condition, appears mechanically complete
John Whitfield of Clifton (1706-1789) recorded in Loomes [Brian], Clockmakers of Northern England. A Quaker, Whitfield was disowned by the Quaker movement in 1744, as mentioned in Penfold [John B.], The Clockmakers of Cumberland - '...in the Strickland Friends Minute Book on May 4th 1744.....We hereby testify that We do not acknowledge him as a member of our Society'. Penfold also records a Whitfield clock with a named plate on the dial, whilst Loomes records that Whitfield made both thirty hour and eight day clocks
Estimate:  £150 - 200 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 159
An early 18th Century brass longcase clock dial by Richard Sill of Wigton, the 28cm square dial with punched corners, the chapter ring with Roman and Arabic numerals and with matted centre
Good overall condition
Note: Richard Sill of Wigton (1704-1729) recorded in Loomes [Brian], Clockmakers of Northern England. As described both in Penfold [John B.], The Clockmakers of Cumberland and by Brian Loomes on his website (brianloomes.com/collecting/hendrie), the first mention of Sill is in 1704 when he married Janeta White in Wigton. We do not know where Sill came from, but he is thought to have been working for a time under John Sanderson of Wigton, a Quaker and head of a clock-making company in Wigton.
Estimate:  £50 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 160
A late 18th Century oak and mahogany banded 'Marriage' longcase clock by Porthouse, the 30cm dial with pierced spandrels, silvered chapter ring, calendar aperture and plaque named 'John & Mary Watson' to arch, all to the thirty hour movement, striking on a bell, contained in case with arched and scrolled cresting, quartered columns to case, 210cm high
Split to trunk and faded to side
Dial worded 'Porthouse Maker' - thought to be John Porthouse (1728-1787) of Penrith with the clock thought to have been made to celebrate the marriage of John and Mary Watson
Estimate:  £400 - 600 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 161
A late 18th/early 19th Century oak longcase clock by Monkhouse of Carlise, the 30cm brass dial with leaf spandrels, chapter ring formerly silvered and with calendar aperture, to the 30 hour movement striking on a bell, contained in plain oak case, 210cm high
Lacking silvering to dial, otherwise good overall
Note: James Monkhouse and Son recorded working in Carlisle 1785-1810
Estimate:  £300 - 400 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 162
A late 18th/ early 19th Century oak longcase clock by John Porthouse of Penrith, the 29cm brass dial with ornate spandrels, silvered chapter ring, calendar aperture and matted centre to the 30 hour movement striking on a bell contained in later carved case, with shaped trunk door on bracket feet, 210cm high
Curved/warped backboard
Note: John Porthouse recorded working in Penrith c. 1771
Estimate:  £300 - 500 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 163
A late 18th/early 19th Century oak longcase clock by Joshua Harrocks of Eamont Bridge, the 28cm brass dial with spandrels, silvered chapter ring and calendar aperture to the thirty hour movement striking on a bell, contained in case with turned pillars to hood and shaped trunk door, 207cm high
Split to base
Provenance: Ownership documented since 1936. Restored by Sinclair Harding & Bazeley of Cheltenham, 29th June 1983, with receipt for same
Note: Joshua Harrocks recording working in Lancaster & Eamont Bridge 1748-1759
Estimate:  £500 - 700 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 170
A Georg Jensen 18ct gold smokey quartz 'Savannah' ring, designed by Vivianna Torun, size I/J, with branded box
Good condition
Estimate:  £400 - 600 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 171
A Georg Jensen silver and haematite necklace of Heart design, design No. 247A
Good condition, fully marked
Estimate:  £125 - 150 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 172
A Georg Jensen silver pendant of Heritage design, No. 2006, with chain for same
Good condition
Estimate:  £100 - 150 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 173
An early 20th Century Georg Jensen 830 Danish standard silver and cabochon purple sapphire necklace, design No. 3, designed by Georg Jensen, 43.5cm long
Good condition, bears 1915-1932 mark
Note: Illustrated in Drucker [Janet] - Georg Jensen: A Tradition of Splendid Silver, page 26
Estimate:  £2000 - 2500 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 174
A Georg Jensen silver 'Moonlight Blossom' ring, design No. 1A, size N/O
Slight wear
Estimate:  £200 - 300 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 175
A Georg Jensen polished silver oval brooch, design No. 353, with import mark for London 4.3cm wide
Slight wear
Estimate:  £130 - 160 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 176
A 9ct white gold and white stone solitaire diamond ring by CARAT* of London, stone approx 3ct, ring size J/K, with branded box
Good condition
Estimate:  £50 - 70 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 177
An 18k white gold and all diamond Bridal set, comprising engagement ring, the square face pave set with four stones, together with half hoop eternity ring, both set with approx. 1ct brilliant and princess cut stones, both ring size U/V
Good condition
Estimate:  £400 - 600 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 178
An 18ct white gold 0.3ct diamond solitaire ring, size I
Good condition
Estimate:  £125 - 160 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 179
A platinum Bridal set, comprising engagement ring set with three emerald cut diamonds, approx 0.5ct, together with a wedding band, shaped to fit and set with two diamonds, both ring size K
Good overall condition
Estimate:  £330 - 350 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 180
An 18k gold emerald and diamond cross-over ring, size M
Good overall condition
Estimate:  £90 - 110 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 181
A platinum and diamond Trilogy ring, set with three brilliant cut diamonds, total approx 1ct, ring size P
Good overall condition
Estimate:  £650 - 750 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 182
An 18ct gold Mabe pearl ring, size P
Good condition
Estimate:  £200 - 300 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 183
A gold coloured metal (thought to be 18ct) mounted solitaire diamond ring, the brilliant cut stone approx 0.8ct, with leaf moulding to shank, ring size L

Estimate:  £780 - 900 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 184
A fine diamond solitaire ring, the old cut stone approx 1.5ct, within white metal collet setting with 9ct yellow gold shank, size R/S
Provenance: By repute, this diamond separated from a larger brooch and presented as a gift
Estimate:  £1200 - 1600 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 185
An 18ct gold cubic zirconia solitaire ring, approx 1.5ct, ring size N/O
Good condition
Estimate:  £80 - 100 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 186
A 9ct gold mounted five diamond ring, with illusion settings, ring size P, and two 9ct gold diamond solitaire rings, also illusion set
Estimate:  £60 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 187
Seven Victorian and later 9ct gold rings, variously set with clear and coloured stones (two lacking stones)
Estimate:  £80 - 100 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 188
A 9ct white gold and white stone set bangle of wave design
Good condition
Estimate:  £75 - 100 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 189
A pair of handmade gold coloured metal (assumed high carat) and diamond set earrings (for pierced ears), each set with vertical rows of five diamonds, the settings articulated, total estimated carat weight 1.5ct
Good condition
Estimate:  £700 - 900 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 190
An 18ct gold, diamond and multi-gem suite of flowerhead design, comprising pair of earrings (for pierced ears, lacking butterflies) and pendant
Good overall condition
Estimate:  £100 - 150 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 191
An 18ct gold, diamond and sapphire jewellery suite of flowerhead design, each set with marquise cut centre sapphires surrounded by diamond brilliants, comprising ring, size P, pair of earrings (for pierced ears) and pendant
Good condition
Estimate:  £300 - 400 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 192
A Near Eastern gold coloured metal and diamond set heart shaped pendant, set throughout with Russian cut diamonds, 4.5cm x 3cm overall, approx estimated total carat weight 2.2ct (one stone lost and replaced with a simulant), together with gold coloured metal necklace
Provenance: Gifted to the present vendor by her grandmother
Estimate:  £2000 - 3000 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 193
A gold coloured metal and citrine suite by repute by Garrard & Co, the cushion cut stones within settings pierced with thistles, comprising ring (size O), pendant with 9ct chain and a pair of earrings (for pierced ears), contained in two Garrard boxes
Good condition, no apparent hallmarks
Estimate:  £150 - 200 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 194
Two pairs of white metal niello earrings - obelisk design and hoops with buddhas, both stamped 'Siam Sterling', combined weight 13 grams (for pierced ears)
Good overall condition
Estimate:  £25 - 35 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 195
An Edwardian gold and white coloured metal diamond set ribbon pattern brooch, approx 0.25ct estimated weight
Good overall condition
Estimate:  £250 - 350 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 196
A fine 1920's Art Deco white metal (thought to be platinum) and all diamond set brooch by Lacloche Freres, of twin flowerhead design, the brilliant cut stones approx 2.1ct total weight
Small dent to edge, engraved makers name to reverse
Estimate:  £1200 - 1600 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 197
A Victorian gold coloured metal articulated oval link necklace, 41cm long, the collar marked '18ct' and 'EWS', weight 28.8g
Good overall condition
Estimate:  £500 - 700 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 198
A 9ct gold neck chain, bracelet and locket, gross weight 10grams
Estimate:  £90 - 110 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 199
A quantity of 9ct gold and gold coloured metal (assumed to be 9ct but not stamped) jewellery, including hoop earrings, 20 grams combined total weight
Estimate:  £160 - 180 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 200
A ladies 18ct gold and stainless steel Omega Deville wristwatch, No. 56390979, with papers and box
Good overall condition, new battery fitted June 2017, box worn
Estimate:  £500 - 700 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 201
A ladies 18ct gold and stainless steel Omega Seamaster wristwatch, No 54071766, with papers and box
Good condition, new battery fitted June 2017. Box in good overall condition
Estimate:  £450 - 550 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 205
A George V silver three piece tea service by Adie Brothers, with squat bodies and gadroon mounts, comprising teapot, milk jug and sugar basin, Birmingham 1930 and a later matching hot water jug by the same maker, Birmingham 1955, combined gross weight 50ozs
Good overall condition
Estimate:  £300 - 400 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 206
A George V silver three piece tea service by George Unite, with bulbous reeded bodies, comprising tea pot, milk jug and sugar basin, Birmingham 1913 & 1917, gross weight 39ozs
Teapot finial slightly damaged
Estimate:  £200 - 300 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 207
A fine Victorian silver four piece tea and coffee service of Georgian design by Daniel and Charles Houle, the oval serpentine shaped bodies with bright cut engraving of stars, swags and open cartouches, comprising teapot, coffee pot, sugar basin and cream jug, London 1873/4, gross weight 59ozs
Good condition overall
Estimate:  £800 - 1200 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 208
An Edward VII silver coffee pot by Charles Boyton & Son, the part reeded body engraved 'Presented to Mrs Rob.t Holliday Lazonby...March 1920', London 1909, gross weight 23ozs
Slight damage to finial
Estimate:  £150 - 200 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 209
A good George V silver double inkstand by Charles Stuart Harris and Sons, the hinged covers with bloodhound mounts, on shaped panel feet, 31cm x 22.5cm x 10cm, weight 52ozs, with original glass inkwells
Good condition
Estimate:  £500 - 700 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 210
An Edward VII silver circular dish by Josiah Williams & Co, with gadrooned rim, pierced sides, on four splayed panel feet, 22.5cm diameter x 5cm high, London 1905, weight 11ozs
Slight wear to centre, marks slightly rubbed
Estimate:  £120 - 160 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
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