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Cute miniature chest of drawers with numbered handles, ideal to store a button collection, jewellery etc, measures 7"w x 4 1/4" d x 7 3/4" high.

 

NZ $65

 

pipe smokers cabinet cupboardpipe smokers cabinet cupboard Black cabinet originally a pipe cupboard but would suit a collection of small items.

340w x 185d x 355h

 

 

 

NZ $145

 

 

 

 

Horn and sterling silver walking stick handleHorn and sterling silver walking stick handle Horn and sterling silver walking stick handle, London 1901, looks like a hippopotamus, in very good condition.

 

 

 

NZ $65

 

 

 

 

brass ruler measure 1494 rabonebrass ruler measure 1494 rabone Brass Rabone measure, solid brass, No 1494, 24", in good unpolished condition.

 

 

NZ $45

 

 

collector's cabinetcollector's cabinetcollector's cabinet Unique inlaid collector's cabinet with cupboard space, a drawer, and a slide out mirrored shelf, 500w x 320d x 570h (not including overhang of top), some areas of damage but overall in very good condition.

 

 

 

 

 

NZ $495

 

 

 

 

 

 

Miniature hand made leather boot with wooden stay

Miniature hand made leather boot with wooden stay

Miniature hand made leather boot with wooden stay, perhaps a salesman's sample? This boot is beautifully made with stitching down the back, measures 4 1/4" high.

 

 

 

 

NZ $95

 

 

 

 

 

Victorian papier mache handkerchief box

Victorian papier mache handkerchief box

Late Victorian papier mache handkerchief box, hand painted with flowers and a little bird, red interior, ideal for jewellery, measures 7" x 5 1/2" x 2 1/2".

 

 

 

NZ $55

 

 

 

 

36644

 

 

 

 

6 sided glass inkwell

6 sided glass inkwell

Heavy 6 sided glass inkwell, 3 1/2" high, in excellent condition.

 

 

 

 

 

 

NZ $55

 

 

 

 

 

 

cast iron rainheads or hoppers Super gorgeous matching pair of cast iron rain heads or hoppers, very good original condition, very heavy, 13" high, each has three holes at the back for mounting. Lovely in a cottage garden! NZ $395
pair
victorian tear catcher tearcatcher

victorian tear catcher tearcatcher

Victorian mourning tear catcher (Lachrymal), these were originally used as perfume bottles and once empty were used as 'tear catchers' where the mourner would catch tears in it and either bury the bottle with the deceased or wait for the tears to evaporate at which time it was deemed time to cease mourning. This bottle is 4" long, has wear to the gilding, and does not have a stopper. NZ $75

 

 

Pair of retro enamel serving dishes with bakelite handles (not suitable for the oven), nearly 10" wide including handles. NZ $40
pair
edwardian corkscrew Edwardian corkscrew with black handle, in very good used condition. NZ $45
Interesting old spill holders in the form of members of an orchestra, burnished gold colour to their clothes, wear to the paint but o chips or cracks, 4 1/4" high. NZ $45
pair
myers good luck clip 1870 Good Luck horseshoe letter or paper clip by M Myers & Son England, 1870, some surface rust on the rear, just over 4" long. NZ $35
'Ugly' ashtray 'Ugly' ashtray, rest a cigarette in his mouth and smoke will come out his ears, 5 1/4" high, unmarked, in excellent condition.

 

 

NZ $45

 

 

 

distressed paint hobby craft tray Lovely old tray with turned handle, distressed dark green paint, four partitions so ideal for crafts or hobbies. Tray measures 380 x 230mm. NZ $85

 

cast shop counter bell Ornate cast shop counter bell, good detailed casting, brass knob which you turn to produce a loud and clear ring.

 

 

NZ $95

 

 

Service Station and Motor Mechanics Manual 1940, by George George with a Foreword by Sir Malcolm Campbell (the first man in the world to drive a car at more than 300 mph). This substantial manual has some marks and foxing but is in overall very good condition, particularly the binding.

 

 

 

NZ $95

 

 

 

 

 

art nouveau brass inkstand Beautiful art nouveau brass inkstand with original glass well in perfect condition, has a hole on the right hand side probably to attach a holder for a writing instrument, 7 1/2" across at the widest point. NZ $145

 

perfecta seed measures

perfecta seed measures

Boxed set of chrome Perfecta Seed measures, c1935, Blake and Mackenzie Ltd, Liverpool, all in good condition, three spoons are missing (10, 11, 13). The box has seen better days.

 

 

 

 

 

NZ $145

 

 

 

 

 

 

19103

 

 

 

 

 

 

miniature pudding bowl auld lang syne

miniature pudding bowl auld lang syne

Cute miniature 'pudding bowl' in the style of the Grimwades quick cookers, For Auld Lang Syne on the outside, measures just 1 5/8" high, no chips or cracks, has some crazing and a stain on the inside, a promotional gift perhaps.

 

 

 

NZ $65

 

 

 

 

art deco chrome lady ashtray

art deco chrome lady ashtray

Art deco chrome ashtray with stylised lady holding the tray and the matchbox holder, 2 feet high to the tray, good condition with some pitting to the chrome.

 

 

 

 

 

 

NZ $65

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

primitive wooden butter pat mouldprimitive wooden butter pat mouldprimitive wooden butter pat mould Old wooden butter pat with detailed design, measures 4 1/2" across.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

NZ $45

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

primitive wooden butter pat mouldprimitive wooden butter pat mouldprimitive wooden butter pat mould Old wooden butter pat, measures 7 3/4" long.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

NZ $45

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

tortoiseshell bakelite napkin rings

tortoiseshell bakelite napkin rings

 Beautifully made pair of napkin rings in tortoise shell bakelite, in the shape of buckles with silver embellishments, good colour when held to the light, one is slightly wider than the other, one tiny chip on the edge and a scratch where the buckle 'pins' can swivel round. Age unknown, but they look like early bakelite based on the style.

 

 

NZ $95
pair

 

 

 

 

stag epergnestag epergnestag epergnestag epergne Interesting antique epergne - two ornate glass flutes and a stag which I'm pretty sure is made from lead, standing on a tin base. The whole epergne stands 8" high and is in very good condition. No damage at all to the glass, some small flakes of paint missing on the stag and very light rust to the tin base.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

NZ $95

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

woods green eye wash cupwoods green glass eye wash cup Green glass eye wash cup made by Wood Bros, England, 1 5/8" high, in excellent condition, no chips or cracks.

 

 

 

 

NZ $45

 

 

 

 

25252

 

 

 

 

Black forest carved boot

Black forest carved boot

Black forest carved boot, probably a match striker as it has a groove at the boot tip, measures 4 3/4" long, excellent condition.

 

 

 

NZ $125

 

 

 

rosewood box

rosewood box

Beautiful rosewood box with dome lid and mother of pearl escutcheon and cabochon. This box measures 9 1/4" x 3 1/4", has a fabulous grain to the timber. The wood is in excellent condition - the lined interior is quite heavily marked. There is a small chip to the escutcheon.

Perfect to keep treasures such a watches, cuff links etc.

 

NZ $225

 

 

 

Lovely old spectacle case covered with calf skin, has the original copper cartouche which has not been engraved, 5" long and in very good condition.

 

 

NZ $65

 

 

 

Lucas 'King of the Road' motorcar oil lamp No. 742

Lucas 'King of the Road' motorcar oil lamp No. 742

Lucas 'King of the Road' motorcar oil lamp No. 742, made in Birmingham c1915, 12" high, some dents to the brass at front.

 

 

 

 

NZ $265

 

 

 

 

sterling silver matchstriker Matchstriker with sterling silver rim, rib and teardrop pattern, Birmingham 1903, in excellent condition. NZ $125
antique teapot holder Antique teapot holder in the form of a man wearing a smoking jacket and fez, nicely made and in very good condition.

 

 

NZ $55

 

 

The New Zealander Abroad 1888 William McHitcheson The New Zealander Abroad 1888 William McHitcheson, in fair condition with binding and some pages loose.

 

 

NZ $150

 

 

mahogany tea caddy sarcophagus

mahogany tea caddy sarcophagus

Victorian mahogany tea caddy in the Sarcophagus shape, on bun feet (one replaced), no glass in the centre or lids, has original linings, hinges have been replaced at some stage and lock is incomplete.

 

 

 

NZ $295

 

 

 

 

17996

 

 

 

 

woodpeckerknocker.jpg (23604 bytes) Vintage cast metal door knocker in the shape of a woodpecker, who pecks at the branch to make a loud noise when the handle is turned. Marked patent applied for on the back.

 

NZ $145

 

 

32013

 

 

birdiehorn.jpg (26404 bytes) Fascinating instrument, marked Birdie Horn, ? Products 10 Handysides Arcade Newcastle on Tyne, makes quite a realistic bird noise. NZ $65

 

23085

 

Single draw ship's telescope

Single draw ship's telescope

Single draw ship's telescope, engraved 'Parnell Hermitage Bridge London 1866', measures 34" closed and 43 3/4" extended with ray shade. Original leather (stitching on seam gone), missing one strap, has the lens protection slides, has  dents to draw which do not affect use. Clear sharp image. NZ $650

 

 

37698

 

 

taylor tunnicliffe monk jug Taylor Tunnicliffe jug with sterling silver rim, Birmingham 1909, monk reading a fashion magazine on one side and playing the violin on the other, 4 3/4" high, in very good conditin with no chips, cracks or crazing, has some scratches to the transfer. NZ $195

 

 

13834

 

 

ivoryminiature.jpg (84391 bytes) Miniature portrait, signed, brass frame with blue enamel, backing to portrait is fine white leather, original fabric matt which has some moth damage, in frame measures 4 1/2" across, late 18C. NZ $295

 

17513

 

miniature portrait hand painted

miniature portrait hand painted

miniature portrait hand painted

Miniature portrait, signed, gilt frame with ivorex matt, in very good condition.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

NZ $225

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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wallis cimson plate disraeli Staffordshire transfer ware plate featuring Prime Minister Disraeli, c1870, hand coloured primrose border, 9 3/8" across, maker Wallis Simson,  in excellent condition with no chips or cracks, has fine clean crazing and wear to the gilt edge. NZ $145

 

 

25556

 

 

19C staffordshire figure boy on horse 19C Staffordshire figure, boy on horse, 5 1/2" high, in excellent condition with no chips or cracks, has fine clean crazing.

 

NZ $145

 

 

33178

 

 

mij mickey mouse trio Made in Japan Mickey Mouse trio, no chips, cracks or crazing, wear to the lustre edges, each piece has Mickey and Minnie in the rain with an umbrella. NZ $65

 

33798

 

W H Goss beaker with Robert Burn's Grace 'Some ha'e meat and canna eat...' W H Goss beaker with Robert Burn's Grace 'Some ha'e meat and canna eat...', 3 7/8" high, in excellent condition with no chips, cracks or crazing.

 

NZ $65

 

 

The Decorative Art Tile Company pictorial classical tile Antique tile made by The Decorative Art Tile Company, c1890, 6", hand coloured, in excellent condition.

 

NZ $95

 

 

33756

 

 

art nouveau portrait tile antique Fabulous antique tile, art nouveau woman in beautiful turquoise blue, 6", has crazing,

 

NZ $145

 

 

33182

 

 

inkwell bayreuth style Victorian inkwell with Dutch children on one side and brass top, 2 1/4" high, in excellent condition with no chips, cracks or crazing, brass unpolished.

 

NZ $125

 

11982

 

Sepia beaker produced by S Fielding & Co The Marquis of Stafford August 29th 1909 Sepia beaker produced by S Fielding & Co, 'The Marquis of Stafford August 29th 1909'. The Marquis was George Granville Sutherland (1888-1963), son of the fourth Duke of Sutherland. The beaker would have been made to commemorate his coming of age (21st birthday), 4" high, no chips, but the beaker does have a 1 1/2" crack at the rim with a little sliver missing. NZ $45

 

 

26136

 

 

victorian figural inkwell Victorian figural inkwell 5 1/2" high, in excellent condition with no chips, cracks or crazing.

 

 

NZ $65

 

 

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Fabulous Chinese lacquer tea caddy, c1840 and in very good condition for its age. The caddy has four paw feet, and when opened there is a lead liner with two lids, one that sits on top and one that sits inside the caddy base. The top of the lead has quite an intricate design. The lead liner has some damage and is battered - the base has come away from the sides but this could be repaired. The box itself is in very good condition - there is a little bit of lacquer missing at the front lip, and of course general marks accumulated over 170 years. The caddy measures 10" x 7 1/5" and 5 1/2" high, and weighs 1.35 kg.

 

NZ $395

 

 

 

 

 

38539

 

 

 

 

 

toothcolour.jpg (67050 bytes) John Gosnell & Co toothpaste lid with base, in excellent condition, reproduction.

 

NZ $35

 

anchovy.jpg (64148 bytes) Burgess's Anchovy Paste lid, 3 1/2" across, no chips or cracks, has some staining.

 

NZ $55

 

s maw cherry tooth paste pot lid Victorian S Maw Cherry Tooth Paste pot lid, 2 3/4" across, in very good condition with just a minor chip under, no cracks or crazing.

 

NZ $125

 

cold cream pot lid Victorian Cold cream pot lid, 2 3/8" across, no chips, has crazing.

 

 

NZ $75

 

timothy white otto rose cold cream pot lid Victorian Timothy White Otto Rose cold cream pot lid, 2 3/4"across, damage to one side of the flange which has a rough repair but is not seen at the top, and one very small chip.

 

NZ $65

 

albert pike freemasonry Vintage plate depicting the 'Albert Pike Memorial Temple Ancient and Accepted Scottish Rite of Freemasonry', marked O.P.Co Syracuse China (Onondaga Pottery Co.), 20.5cm across, and in excellent condition with no chips, cracks or crazing. NZ $45

 

 

brassstriker.jpg (31202 bytes) Brass holder for tapers with striker at the side and a handle, copper trim, 8 1/4".

 

 

NZ $95

 

 

 

24231

 

 

 

stereoscope.jpg (30297 bytes) Stereoscope and magnifier, works a treat, fantastic condition.

 

 

NZ $245

 

 

29577

 

 

propellor.jpg (22186 bytes) Small solid brass propellor, very heavy, 9 1/4" across.

 

NZ $95

 

19495

 

lustre hosiery calendar advertising Brass face calendar advertising Brisbane firm Lustre Hosiery, c1930, 5 1/4" high, paper mache base, in good condition.

 

 

NZ $95

 

 

burnett's extracts tin sign advertising Fabulous genuine antique tin sign for Burnett's (Flavouring) Extracts, shows 'rosettes' won by the company at exhibitions and trade awards 1856,1868, 1874,1878. The sign measures 21 1/2" x 17 3/4" and is in used condition. NZ $195

 

37427

 

w r jacob biscuit tin royal carriage W R Jacob biscuit tin in the shape the Coronation Coach 1936, very worn, 8 3/4" long. NZ $145

 

31866

 

bossons eagle Large Bossons eagle, 12" high, in very good condition with a few small chips.

 

 

NZ $185

 

 

27680

 

 

bossonsdserthawk.jpg (77689 bytes) Bossons Desert Hawk, some small chips.

 

 

NZ $55

 

 

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