Saleroom Lot Listings

Friday 9th February 2018

Live bidding auction of Antiques & Fine Arts including Designer Fashion items & wines.

Venue:

The Exchange Saleroom, Driffield YO25 6LD

Date / Saletime:

Friday 9th February 2018 @ 10:00

Viewing Times:

Wednesday 7th February, 10:00 - 18:00

Thursday 8th February, 10:00 - 16:00


  1. Est: £1000 - £1500

    A silver mounted pear brilliant cut single stone diamond ring, claw set with a 0.62 ct Natural Fancy Deep Yellow stone, clarity Si2. Photographed unset from the mount.
    GIA Certificate report number 1126476108, 18th August 2010.
    0.62

    Est: £1000 - £1500 Sold: £900

    A silver mounted pear brillian

  2. Est: £1000 - £1500

    A silver mounted pear brilliant cut single stone diamond ring, claw set with a 0.65 ct Natural Fancy Intense Yellow stone, clarity Si2. Photographed unset from the mount.
    GIA Certificate report number 2135531965, 27th June 2011.

    Est: £1000 - £1500 Sold: £950

    A silver mounted pear brillian

  3. Est: £1000 - £1500

    A silver mounted pear modified brilliant cut single stone diamond ring, claw set with a 0.76 ct Natural Fancy Intense Yellow stone, clarity Si2. Photographed unset from the mount.
    GIA Certificate report number 2121864568, 3rd December 2010.

    Est: £1000 - £1500 Sold: £900

    A silver mounted pear modified

  4. Est: £1500 - £2000

    A silver mounted pear brilliant cut single stone diamond ring, claw set with a 0.90 ct Natural Fancy Intense Yellow stone, clarity Si1. Photographed unset from the mount.
    GIA Certificate report number 1142556882, 6 th April 2012.

    Est: £1500 - £2000 Sold: £1500

    A silver mounted pear brillian

  5. Est: £2000 - £2500

    A silver mounted cut cornered rectangular modified brilliant cut single stone diamond ring, claw set with a 1.00 ct Natural Fancy Intense Yellow stone. Photographed unset from the mount.
    GIA Certificate report number 2141527229, 28th March 2012, with laser inscribed girdle.

    Est: £2000 - £2500 Sold: £2300

    A silver mounted cut cornered

  6. Est: £2000 - £2500

    A silver mounted cut corner modified brilliant cut single stone diamond ring, claw set with a 0.50 ct Natural Fancy Brownish Purple-Pink stone. Photographed unset from the mount.
    GIA Certificate report number 6137252971, 21 st April 2011.

    Est: £2000 - £2500

    A silver mounted cut corner mo

  7. Est: £4500 - £5000

    A silver mounted oval modified brilliant cut single stone diamond ring, claw set with a 0.54 ct Natural Fancy Pink stone. Photographed unset from the mount.
    GIA Certificate report number 15788966, 3rd April 2007.
    Together with an Argyle Gem Identification Certificate, dated 23rd August 2011, 314975, stating weight; 0.60 ct, shape; oval, colour; 6P, clarity; P1.
    Laser inscribed to the girdle 314975.
    Please note there is a weight discrepancy between the two certificates.

    Est: £4500 - £5000

    A silver mounted oval modified

  8. Est: £15000 - £20000

    A silver mounted pear brilliant cut single stone diamond ring, claw set with a 2.04 ct Natural Fancy Brownish Greenish Yellow stone. Photographed unset from the mount.
    GIA Certificate report number 1136316837, 29th April 2011.

    Est: £15000 - £20000

    A silver mounted pear brillian

  9. Est: £20000 - £25000

    A silver mounted cut corner square modified brilliant cut single stone diamond ring, claw set with a 1.28 ct Natural Light Blue stone, clarity Internally Flawless. Photographed unset from the mount.
    GIA Certificate report number 2155196866, 29th January 2013.

    Est: £20000 - £25000

    A silver mounted cut corner sq

  10. Est: £40 - £60

    A large copper jug of bulbous form with scrolling handle, bears makers mark of a capstan and EVW, 28cm, together with a seamed copper and tubular brass watering can, 76cm long (2)

    Est: £40 - £60 Sold: £45

    A large copper jug of bulbous

  11. Est: £100 - £150

    A Victorian bronze bust of a gentleman, 23cm high and a pair of Indian Benares brass wall sconces each as a cobra snake mounted on an oblong mahogany panel, 51cm high (3)

    Est: £100 - £150

    A Victorian bronze bust of a g

  12. Est: £50 - £80

    A pair of Arts and Crafts copper bookends, each in the form of a wall with a pillar at either end and central oblong aperture and all over brass studwork, 23cm long, together with the matching T-shaped centre support (3)

    Est: £50 - £80 Sold: £55

    A pair of Arts and Crafts copp

  13. Est: £40 - £60

    A Jewish copper hand washing cup of typical two-handled form with roll over rim, 13cm high

    Est: £40 - £60 Sold: £30

    A Jewish copper hand washing c

  14. Est: £80 - £120

    A Victorian set of six butcher's brass bell weights to weigh 7lb to 4oz and two other later sets of butcher's brass bell weights, one with seven weights 1lb to quarter ounce, the other six weights 1lb to half ounce

    Est: £80 - £120

    A Victorian set of six butcher

  15. Est: £50 - £80

    An 18th century large bronze mortar with ring handle and associated bell metal pestle, 16cm high, 20cm diameter at rim

    Est: £50 - £80 Sold: £50

    An 18th century large bronze m

  16. Est: £70 - £100

    Two graduated bronze mortar and pestles, largest 10cm high, and a bell metal mortar, 7cm high, 18th century and later (5)

    Est: £70 - £100 Sold: £80

    Two graduated bronze mortar an

  17. Est: £80 - £120

    Three graduated brass mortar and pestles, 18th century and later, one with lug handles, largest 12cm high (6)

    Est: £80 - £120 Sold: £50

    Three graduated brass mortar a

  18. Est: £80 - £120

    Three graduated bell metal mortar and pestles, 18th century and later, largest 12cm high (6)

    Est: £80 - £120 Sold: £50

    Three graduated bell metal mor

  19. Est: £500 - £700

    A Victorian graduated pair of bell metal measures, each of cylindrical form with raised rims and inscribed Imperial Half Gallon or Quart, HMWD around a crown, 1882 and various Victorian, George V and George VI excise marks, serial no. 1744, half gallon, 15cm high, 16cm diameter together with another similar smaller Imperial Pint measure inscribed E Crown R, 1903, various Edwardian, George V and George VI excise marks and makers name Degrave and Co Ltd London, serial no. 2714, 11.5cm high, 9.5cm diameter (3)

    Est: £500 - £700 Sold: £600

    A Victorian graduated pair of

  20. Est: £80 - £120

    Taxidermy - a ring-necked parakeet also known as a rose-ringed parakeet (Psittacula Krameri), stuffed and mounted in an upside down position amongst grasses on an ebonised base with glass dome. NB. Not listed CITES so sold without restriction. 23cm diameter, 60cm high

    Est: £80 - £120 Sold: £50

    Taxidermy - a ring-necked para

  21. Est: £70 - £100

    Burnett W.R.: The Ashphalt Jungle. 1949 First edition with dustjacket; Wells H.G.: The Wonderful Visit. 1895; London Jack: The Assassination Bureau Ltd. 1963 with dustjacket; Somerset Maugham W.: Ten Novels and their Authors. 1954 with dustjacket; and Harris Joel Chandler: Uncle Remus. 1927. (5)

    Est: £70 - £100

    Burnett W.R.: The Ashphalt Jun

  22. Est: £50 - £80

    The Present State of Russia, 1671. A disbound and lacking copy retaining title page, contents, text and six plates.

    Est: £50 - £80 Sold: £480

    The Present State of Russia, 1

  23. Est: £50 - £80

    An early 20th century miniature on ivory, oval head and shoulder portrait of a man, in ebonised frame, 5cm x 4cm and an ivory box of plain oblong form with hinged lid and brass mounts, 11cm wide (2)

    Est: £50 - £80 Sold: £30

    An early 20th century miniatur

  24. Est: £50 - £80

    A cast-iron mechanical money box in the form of a bust of a black man wearing a red jacket, 16cm high, a cold painted metal table salt as a blackamoor figure kneeling and holding a clam shell above his head, impressed F. Bergmann 1872, 21cm high and a Victorian walnut and tunbridge ware dome topped tea caddy, 20cm wide (3)

    Est: £50 - £80 Sold: £75

    A cast-iron mechanical money b

  25. Est: £150 - £200

    Two 19th century coquilla nut nutmeg graters, one in the form of an acorn, 7cm long, the other shaped like a barbel, 6cm long, together with a carved vegetable ivory needle case in the form of a peanut shell, 5cm long (3)

    Est: £150 - £200 Sold: £190

    Two 19th century coquilla nut

  26. Est: £40 - £60

    An Indian hardwood tikka box of shaped circular form, the swivel lid carved with a roundel, opening to reveal an interior of six divisions, 25cm wide

    Est: £40 - £60

    An Indian hardwood tikka box o

  27. Est: £50 - £80

    An early 20th century Chinese ebonised hardwood tray of oblong form with raised rim, embossed white metal brackets to the corners, two simulated bamboo handles, white metal inlaid scene to the centre of a junk sailing past a pagoda with sea birds in flight and four Chinese characters, mounted with a presentation plaque inscribed "Presented by Mr A. Fan and Mr A. Kam to A.W. Smith in memory of happy business companionship, June 1905 - June 1922", 56cm long excluding handles

    Est: £50 - £80 Sold: £110

    An early 20th century Chinese

  28. Est: £100 - £150

    A large plaster bust of Lord Byron, by E.H. Stubbs of Hull, inscribed verso "Made and presented to Mr George Good on the occasion of his 21st birthday", 55cm high and another smaller plaster bust of Handel, 30cm high

    Est: £100 - £150 Sold: £220

    A large plaster bust of Lord B

  29. Est: £100 - £150

    A quantity of Victorian and Edwardian sewing and other accessories, in ivory, bone, wood, mother of pearl and vegetable ivory, including seven tatting shuttles, parasol needle case with Monserrat Stanhope viewer, tape measure, stilettos, bobbins, pin cushions, pocket scales, dip pen, glove stretchers, letter opener, two incomplete wooden weaving shuttle looms, miniature sewing machine etc.

    Est: £100 - £150 Sold: £75

    A quantity of Victorian and Ed

  30. Est: £50 - £80

    A late Victorian brass mounted fruitwood and rosewood woodworking brace, 36 cm long, a Marples & Son Hibernia fruitwood plough plane, 22 cm long, two brass mounted rosewood marking gauges, and a Victorian mahogany sideboard scrolling crest carving, 31 cm high (5).

    Est: £50 - £80 Sold: £40

    A late Victorian brass mounted

  31. Est: £400 - £600

    A section of woolly mammoth tusk, Mammuthus Primigenius, Pleistocene Period c40000 years B.P., 88cm long, maximum circumference 48cm

    Est: £400 - £600

    A section of woolly mammoth tu

  32. Est: £80 - £120

    A 20th century French walnut jewellery casket of serpentine form with applied scrolling mouldings to the front, sides and canted corners, overlaid tortoiseshell panel to the front with sequined border, upholstered hinged lid opening to reveal a fitted interior of three compartments, secret drawer to the back containing two miniature manuscript letters with french text, on four bun feet, 33cm wide

    Est: £80 - £120 Sold: £130

    A 20th century French walnut j

  33. Est: £60 - £90

    A Japanese black lacquered table cabinet with gilt floral and bird decoration and inset porcelain panels, comprising hinged top over two short drawers, the recessed centre section with two cupboard doors flanked by six graduated drawers on single drawer base with bracket feet, 32cm wide, 39cm high, together with a similar red lacquered table cabinet, 30cm wide, 41cm high (2)

    Est: £60 - £90 Sold: £80

    A Japanese black lacquered tab

  34. Est: £150 - £200

    A Chinese lacquered and gilded wooden sewing/ writing box of oblong form, the hinged lid decorated with a central panel of figures in a garden, surrounded by smaller foliate panels on a key pattern ground, similar decoration to the sides and back, opening to reveal a fitted interior with lift-out tray of various compartments, over a single base drawer fitted with graduated compartments around a central hinged easel panel, 38cm wide

    Est: £150 - £200 Sold: £140

    A Chinese lacquered and gilded

  35. Est: £80 - £120

    A Victorian rosewood tea caddy of sarcophagus shaped form with gadrooned edges, the hinged lid opening to reveal a fitted interior with two lift-out tea canisters and central clear cut glass blending bowl, wooden ring handles and turned feet, 35cm wide

    Est: £80 - £120 Sold: £90

    A Victorian rosewood tea caddy

  36. Est: £40 - £60

    A late 19th century Indian hardwood work box of slightly tapering oblong form, the hinged lid carved with panels of birds and animals amongst foliage within beaded metal and bone borders, opening to reveal a fitted interior with removable frame to the lid and lift-out tray of various sized lidded compartments, 30cm wide

    Est: £40 - £60 Sold: £30

    A late 19th century Indian har