Saleroom Lot Listings

Friday 23rd March 2018

Live bidding auction of Militaria Classic Toy & Collectables - Catalogue out soon.

Venue:

The Exchange Saleroom, Exchange Street, Driffield, YO25 6LD

Date / Saletime:

Friday 23rd March 2018 @ 10:00

Viewing Times:

Wednesday 21st March, 10:00 - 18:00

Thursday 22nd March, 10:00 - 16:00

Friday 23rd March, 9:00 - 10:00


  1. Est: £50 - £80

    A near pair of South Sea Islands carved hardwood ceremonial paddles of typical leaf shaped form with carved and pierced "spear" terminal 142cm long, together with two hardwood walking sticks, one with carved ball and hand terminal the other with carved horn handle (4)

    Est: £50 - £80

    A near pair of South Sea Islan

  2. Est: £30 - £40

    A Mexican sombrero hat, the blue velvet type covering with all over white and silver threadwork and sequins, head opening 19 1/2cm x 16 1/2cm

    Est: £30 - £40

    A Mexican sombrero hat, the bl

  3. Est: £25 - £35

    A collection of books and periodicals on buses and commercial transport including Ian Allan ABC spotter books etc, together with a quantity of postcards and photographs depicting buses and lorries

    Est: £25 - £35 Sold: £20

    A collection of books and peri

  4. Est: £50 - £80

    Three 1950's tailor's advertising prints, for men's suits each depicting figures in various situations wearing a different suit with product name and description to the side, one with applied sample of material, two 30cm x 53cm, one 33cm x 26cm, oak frames (3)

    Est: £50 - £80

    Three 1950's tailor's advertis

  5. Est: £50 - £80

    An oak advertising mantel clock for Oakwell Brewery in the form of a coopered barrel on two stands, one end containing an eight day movement with silvered dial, the numbers represented by the letters of Oakwell Brewery with supplemental Arabic numerals below 22cm high

    Est: £50 - £80 Sold: £55

    An oak advertising mantel cloc

  6. Est: £30 - £40

    A shop's painted wooden advertising sign, in the form of a scrolling banner for "The Coffee Grinder" with orange and gilt letters on a blue ground 183cm long 45cm high

    Est: £30 - £40 Sold: £20

    A shop's painted wooden advert

  7. Est: £30 - £40

    A Cunliffes patent ACME barrel tilter with brass and black/red painted cast iron frame and hand cranked chain action 79cm long

    Est: £30 - £40 Sold: £20

    A Cunliffes patent ACME barrel

  8. Est: £50 - £80

    A Carnival and Fun Fair advertising poster by Willson's Show Printers Leicester c1935 colour printed depicting bumper cars, carousel, clown face, Ghost Train, Noah's Ark, Death Riders and other attractions beneath the legend "1000 Smiles Per Hour", 75cm x 100cm, ebonised frame

    Est: £50 - £80 Sold: £190

    A Carnival and Fun Fair advert

  9. Est: £100 - £150

    A Players Navy Cut "Hero" pictorial tin advertising sign, of circular form with a portrait of the sailor "Hero" to the centre, enclosed by an embossed life ring 39cm diameter

    Est: £100 - £150 Sold: £450

    A Players Navy Cut "Hero" pict

  10. Est: £30 - £40

    A Maelzel Germany clockwork metronome with typical pyramid shaped wooden case 23cm high

    Est: £30 - £40 Sold: £20

    A Maelzel Germany clockwork me

  11. Est: £30 - £40

    A Windsor brass trumpet, in fitted carrying case with mouthpiece

    Est: £30 - £40 Sold: £20

    A Windsor brass trumpet, in fi

  12. Est: £25 - £35

    An Italian piano accordion, the grey marbled body with mother-of-pearl style keys, inscribed Settimio Soprani Cardinal, one-hundred and twenty buttons and leather carrying strap 53cm wide

    Est: £25 - £35 Sold: £28

    An Italian piano accordion, th

  13. Est: £30 - £40

    A rosewood and mahogany zither banjo stamped W. Temlett, with mother-of-pearl inlay, late 19th/early 20th century, 89cm long in part case and a Friedrich Schulte Diamond Zither 45cm long (2)

    Est: £30 - £40 Sold: £20

    A rosewood and mahogany zither

  14. Est: £50 - £80

    A ukelele mandolin, with vellum sound board, mahogany neck and eight strings 59cm long in carrying case

    Est: £50 - £80 Sold: £28

    A ukelele mandolin, with vellu

  15. Est: £150 - £200

    A Dresden style violin, the 35 1/2cm two-piece maple back impressed Duke London with spruce top 59cm overall with bow impressed Lupot

    Est: £150 - £200 Sold: £150

    A Dresden style violin, the 35

  16. Est: £300 - £400

    A late 19th century German cello, with 75cm two-piece medium curl maple back and ribs and German spruce front, cracks to sound post and base bar and split to back, 122cm overall

    Est: £300 - £400 Sold: £450

    A late 19th century German cel

  17. Est: £300 - £400

    A mid-19th century German cello, with 75cm two-piece medium curl maple back and ribs and German spruce front, sound post crack to front and evidence of neck movement, 121cm overall

    Est: £300 - £400 Sold: £350

    A mid-19th century German cell

  18. Est: £500 - £700

    A late 18th century German Klingenthal cello, with 74 1/2cm two-piece plain maple back, German pine top, fine carved scroll with boxwood pegs, maple neck graft and original tail piece, 121cm overall, in later canvas carrying bag with modern bow

    Est: £500 - £700 Sold: £800

    A late 18th century German Kli

  19. Est: £100 - £150

    A mid-19th century Black Forest percussion cap side-by-side double barrel shotgun, approximately sixteen bore, the walnut stock carved with the head of a bearded man, brass mounts with foliate chasing to the trigger guard, fore-end and steel lock plate, lions head hammers (one replaced), traces of etched damascening to the 92cm barrels, indistinct marks, lacking ramrod, 135cm overall

    Est: £100 - £150 Sold: £160

    A mid-19th century Black Fores

  20. Est: £70 - £100

    A late 19th century Tranters Patent revolver, approximately 30/32 calibre rim fire, with chequered walnut grip, bronze frame, five shot action and octagonal steel barrel, hammer broken and lacking some pieces 19cm long together with a small jambiya dagger in leather scabbard and three other knives/daggers (5)

    Est: £70 - £100 Sold: £130

    A late 19th century Tranters P

  21. Est: £300 - £400

    An early 19th century flintlock pistol, the walnut stock with brass fittings, trigger guard and all over studwork, underbarrel ramrod and steel lanyard rings, unmarked, 41cm long

    Est: £300 - £400 Sold: £300

    An early 19th century flintloc

  22. Est: £200 - £300

    A British 1796 pattern "New Land" flintlock pistol, the walnut stock with 23cm barrel, brass fittings and under barrel swivel ram rod, the barrel with impressed proof marks and numbered APX-711-Ex-73, the steel lock plate engraved with a lion holding a crown 40cm overall

    Est: £200 - £300 Sold: £420

    A British 1796 pattern "New La

  23. Est: £350 - £400

    An 18th century side-by-side double barrel patilla miquelet flintlock pistol, the walnut stock with scroll engraved steel fittings, 20 1/2cm barrels and under barrel ram rod, rare aperture for fitting shoulder stock, reputedly formerly owned by a Spanish Cavalry officer, one lock plate indistinctly marked YRIGOE(?) 36cm overall

    Est: £350 - £400 Sold: £380

    An 18th century side-by-side d

  24. Est: £20 - £30

    An Italian brass plated powder flask of pear shaped form embossed in the American style 23cm high, together with a leather 12 bore cartridge belt and another (3)

    Est: £20 - £30

    An Italian brass plated powder

  25. Est: £40 - £60

    A "Lusitania" (German) Medal, English bronzed iron replica, cased, a late 19th century Hawksley leather and brass shot flask, a Princess Mary WWl Christmas tin, a trench art brass shell case ash tray, two WWl British War Medals and an RAF cap badge (7)

    Est: £40 - £60 Sold: £55

    A "Lusitania" (German) Medal,

  26. Est: £25 - £35

    A cartridge belt 188cm long and a magazine containing cartridge cases (2)

    Est: £25 - £35 Sold: £28

    A cartridge belt 188cm long an

  27. Est: £30 - £40

    Three leather magazine pouches and a quantity of miscellaneous pistol holsters and pouches

    Est: £30 - £40 Sold: £20

    Three leather magazine pouches

  28. Est: £30 - £40

    Three military gun cleaning kits, in green canvas pouches together with a quantity of metal badges etc

    Est: £30 - £40 Sold: £30

    Three military gun cleaning ki

  29. Est: £25 - £35

    An SLR gun cleaning kit, dated 1973 an Irvin auxillary parachute IAC3485 dated 1976 and a drogue parachute AL43117, dated 1975 (3)

    Est: £25 - £35

    An SLR gun cleaning kit, dated

  30. Est: £40 - £60

    A WWl brass shell case with crown top 24cm high, another brass shell case with Cairo type decoration 28cm high, a brass model of a Boeing Flying Fortress marked Dinky 14cm wide and a Grimwades pottery dish transfer printed to the centre with a Bruce Bairnsfather cartoon 13 1/2cm diameter (4)

    Est: £40 - £60 Sold: £45

    A WWl brass shell case with cr

  31. Est: £30 - £40

    WWl Trench art and other metalware, comprising Lincolnshire Regiment brass circular wall plaque 26cm diameter, Royal Artillery matchbox sleeve, two letter openers for Bapaume and France, Passchendale cemetery memorial ashtray and three silver plated spoons cast with WWl personalities (8)

    Est: £30 - £40 Sold: £35

    WWl Trench art and other metal

  32. Est: £30 - £40

    A WWll Dennison nickel cased stop watch, inscribed 1/10 Sec. VC/2534 with watch chain in trench art brass outer case with bevelled glass panel, and a late Victorian glass paperweight depicting Lord Roberts (2)

    Est: £30 - £40 Sold: £20

    A WWll Dennison nickel cased s

  33. Est: £30 - £40

    Trench art - two brass tobacco jars formed from WWl shell cases, both with traces of engraving, one inscribed "208 Bapaume POW" 9cm high, and a similar ashtray in the form of a peaked cap 9cm diameter (3)

    Est: £30 - £40 Sold: £28

    Trench art - two brass tobacco

  34. Est: £30 - £40

    A silver plated cigarette case applied with a Duke of Connaught's Own Regimental crest 9cm high, a Bingham London cylindrical trench candle holder 9cm high and a trench art RASC brass ashtray as a peaked cap 8cm diameter

    Est: £30 - £40 Sold: £35

    A silver plated cigarette case

  35. Est: £25 - £35

    A quantity of brass shell cases, one dated 1944, some linked in belt form, two 30mm practice rounds and a trench art lighter

    Est: £25 - £35 Sold: £40

    A quantity of brass shell case

  36. Est: £30 - £40

    Military clothing comprising RAF Leading Aircraftsman tunic, woman's RAF No.1 dress tunic, three-piece mess uniform, two forage caps, tailored tam-o-shanter and three green berets, together with a walnut cigarette box mounted with a metal aeroplane to the lid

    Est: £30 - £40

    Military clothing comprising R