Thursday, 24 May 2018

Books, Medals, Militaria & Collectables - Tuesday 5th June

Books, Medals, Militaria  &  Collectables
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96 volumes of The London Illustrated News, est. £1,000-£1,800
(+24% buyers premium inc. VAT)

Tuesday 5th June
10.00am
Chapel Walk Saleroom, 
Chapel Walk, Cheltenham 
Glos., GL50 3DS


On View
Saturday 2nd June - 10.00am - 1.00pm
Monday 4th June 10.00am - 6.00pm 
Tuesday 5th June - 9.00am - 10.00am

*Buyers Premium - 20% (24% incl. VAT - other charges may apply)

Catalogue Online - the-saleroom.com & cotswoldauction.co.uk

 Harry Houdini - The Unmasking of Robert Houdin (signed),
est. £1,000-£1,200*

 Southseas carved and bone inlaid ceremonial paddle, approx. 118cm,
est. £500-£800*

John Hawkesworth - An Account of the Voyages...of Captain Cook, first edition, est. £800-£1,000 *

 Nicole Freres music box, est. £400-£600*

James Bruce - Travels to Discover the Source of the Nile, est. £300-£500*

Victorian Mourning cover from Cowes 1874 to Lady Churchill at Charlbury,
signed 'The Queen', est. £100-£150*

John Foxe—Actes and Monuments (Foxe’s Book of Martyrs),
pub. Company of Stationers, 1610, est. £600-£800*

 1902 Edward VII specimen set including sovereign & half sovereign,
est. £350-£400*

Lt Vincent Eyre - Portraits of the Cabul Prisoners, est. £200-£300*

Queens S. Africa medal, Kings S. Africa medal, 1914 Star , War medal and Army Long Service and Good Conduct medal named to 
'5434 SJT J ORCHARD GLOUC R', est. £350-£400*

Books:- Illustrated London News, signed Harry Houdini book, first edition Cooke’s Voyages, 1610 Bible, Foxe’s Martyrs, J Bruce, Portraits of the Cabul Prisonsers,  The Studio, Architectural Review, Winter Sketches in Lapland, The Noble Game of Cricket, Cary’s Atlas, E Ravilious, The Gentleman’s Magazine, The Yellow Book, Punch, Judy magazine, New Annual Register, Bulletins from the London Gazette, A Sauret, P Bellorio, Saxton’s Atlas, A Rackham, La Belle Assemblee, R T Prichett; Ephemera:- Chelsea FC signatures, early 20th century scrap album, Flying Saucer review, 1920s hunting journal, sea charts; Cigarette Cards:- Ogdens, Wills, Senior Service, Players, Observers picture cards; Postcards:- Early 20th century Germany, WWI British, Ostende album; Stamps and Postal History:- Early Luxembourg, 1897-1958 Chinese, Tristan da Cunha, 1d blacks, Victorian morning cover, Germany and DDR mint and used, framed Nigerian; Coins:- 1902 Edward VII specimen set, 1997 proof sovereign, Golden History of Powered Flight proof set, 2006 proof Britannia, 1862 US gold dollar, 1902 Maundy set; Medals & Militaria:- Part of the late Brian Clare Medal & Militaria collection, including WWI trios, Boer War medals, memorial plaques, and WWII medals,  Boer War chocolate tin, Boosey & Hawks, Japanese sword, WWI binoculars, Gloucestershire regiment photographs; Cameras & Photographica:- Motor Tour 1913 album, railway photographs; Scientific Instruments:- Hunsun sexton, Sewills barograph, ship’s compass, surveyor’s level, opemus enlarger; Musical Instruments:- Nicole Freres music box, mandolins; Collectables :- Hawksbill turtle, c-framed sewing machine, Persian paintings, Eastern games box, bagatelle board, sporting medals; Tribal Art & Ethnographica:- South Seas Islands ceremonial paddles, African hide and wood shield, Indian knobkerrie, African spears