Thursday, 25 August 2016

Books, Medals, Militaria & Collectables - Tuesday 6th September

Books, Medals, Militaria & Collectables

Richard Wagner, illus. Arthur Rackham – Der Ring des Nibelungen
pub. Rütten & Loening, 1910 & 1911 (2 vols), est. £300-£500

Tuesday 6th September
from 10.00am
Chapel Walk Saleroom, 
Chapel Walk, Cheltenham 
Glos., GL50 3DS

On View
Saturday 3rd September - 10.00am - 1.00pm
Monday 5th September - 10.00am - 6.00pm 
Tuesday 6th September - 9.00am - 10.00am
01242 256363

Detail from a GB stamp album, including 10 1d blacks, 1840 Ready Dover SG156, 8d used, SG86 9d used, etc., est. £1,000-£2,000

One of several Indian General Service medals, each with 
Afghanistan North West Frontier 1919 bar, various estimates

George III 1790 'Spade' guinea, est. £200-£300

Hans Andersen, illus. Kay Nielsen - Fairy Tales, pub. Hodder & Stoughton,
est. £200-£300

 Head of an Indian axe, with damascene decoration and floral inlay to handle,
est. £250-£350 

19th century bronze half bushel measure inscribed “Imperial Standard Half Bushel, County of Gloucester 1834 Bate, London 1857”, est. £700-£1,000

Pair 1840 2d blues (full margin), together with a pair of 1841 2d blues,
est. £300-£400

Philip Larkin – The North Ship, pub. The Fortune Press, first edition,
est. £150-£250

Afghan Pesh Kabze Choobra dagger, with inlaid handle, est. £100-£150

Books:- Illustrated books by Arthur Rackham, Edmund Dulac, Kay Nielsen, Philip Larkin, 17th century prayer book, Laurie Lee first edition, “Ameliaranne” 1930s/40s editions, large collection of law books, railway interest, 1708 John Lock Notes on St Paul, “Biggles” hardbacks, car manuals, art and fashion; Ephemera:- 600 1940s-1960s Boxing News, RSC posters, rugby and football programmes; Maps and Prints:- Furnivals folding map of North Wales, 1920s Indian maps; Cigarette Cards:- Wills, Phillips, Anstie, Gallaher, Players, Cavander, Churchman’s Boxing Personalities; Postcards:- Victorian Valentine’s Day cards; Stamps and Postal History:- Album incl. 10 1d blacks, two pairs of 2d blues, two 1840 1d blacks on cover, 1d reds, first day cover albums; Coins & Notes:- Pre-1947 silver coins, bond and share certificates, coin sets; Medals:-Indian General Service medals with Afghanistan 1919 bars, WW1 groups, Victorian Naval Long Service medal;  Militaria:- Afghan dagger, Indian axes, Brunswick 1848 sword, uniforms, Fairburn Sykes WWII fighting knife; Cameras and Photographica:- stereoscope slides; Scientific Instruments:-Monocular microscope,  medical equipment; Musical Interest:- German “Imperial” accordion, 78rpm records;  Toys and Models:-Victorian political puppet, model cars, backgammon board; Ethnographica:- Canadian hardstone figures, large tribal figure;  Collectables:- Antique bronze bushel measure, Goss crested ware, Gothic revival candlesticks, Askey’s advertising figure, taxidermy birds, silver cigarette case, time recorder clock, collection of tins, bronze centerpieces; 

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