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
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)

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 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

Tuesday, 15 May 2018

BBC Bargain Hunt Comes to Cirencester!

BBC Bargain Hunt Comes to Cirencester!

It will be lights, camera, action! When the contestants and experts for the popular BBC television show Bargain Hunt descend on the Bankside Saleroom, Cirencester for the Pictures, Antiques and Interiors auction on Tuesday 22nd May.

The show, in which two teams of amateur collectors compete to sell items for the greatest profit, will be hosted by popular ceramics expert Eric Knowles, with teams being led by Caroline Hawley and Raj Bisram!

Other highlights of the sale include a French 19th century ballooning miniature (above), a signed Lowry print and a stunning Indian games table.
So show up early to grab a seat and bag a bargain, and make sure you don't miss out on being part of this cult television show! 

Pictures, Antiques & Interiors
Tuesday 22nd & Wednesday 23rd May
Filmed by BBC  Bargain Hunt on Tues. 22nd
Live online bidding for all lots through
Bankside Saleroom, Love Lane Industrial Estate
2 Wilkinson Road, Cirencester 
Doors open at 9.00am for viewing; sale starts at 10.00am

For more information, visit 
call 01285 642420 or email

Friday, 11 May 2018

Pictures, Antiques & Interiors - 22nd & 23rd May

Antiques & Interiors
 French 19th century miniature Gouache Hot air balloon scene, 
approx. 8.2cm x 6.2cm, est. £1,500-£2,500
Tuesday 22nd &
Wednesday 23rd May
at 10.00am

Bankside Saleroom, 
Love Lane Industrial Estate, Cirencester
Glos., GL7 1YT

Buyers Premuim - 20% 

(24% incl. VAT at 20% - ARR and online bidding fees may apply)

On View
Saturday 19th May - 10.00am - 1.00pm
Monday 21st May - 10.00am - 7.00pm 
Tuesday 22nd May - 9.00am - 10.00am
Wednesday 23rd May - 9.00am - 10.00am
01285 642420

Entries invited for future sales - please contact us

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George III Irish mahogany serpentine serving table, est. £800-£1,200

L S Lowry (1887-1976) Limited edition print "Great Ancoats Street", with blindstamp, numbered 625/850 and signed in pencil, est. £600-£800

 Japanese bronze model of a lion,, est. £120-£200

Albert Goodwin (1845-1932) Watercolour and bodycolour 
"From Morte Point, N Devon", est. £350-£400

Pair of Howard style upholstered armchairs by Stephen Perkins of Cirencester, est. £80-£120

19th century school oil on canvas - Half-length portrait of young boy, 
est. £30-£50

19th century boulle tortoiseshell and brass mantel clock in revived 
Louis XV style, est. £150-£200

Michael Barnfather (b.1934) - Oil on canvas, coastal scene with village and church, est. £200-£300

19th century Indian Sadelliwork rectangular games table, est. £200-£300

Albert Goodwin (1845-1932) Watercolour "Bosham", 
est. £350-£400

Ceramics:- Royal Doulton, Wedgwood, Quimperware, Beswick, blue and white, Royal Worcester, Royal Crown Derby, Royal Albert, Goebel, Minton, Lladro, Nao, Japanese Satsuma, Chinese, Aldermaston, Sevres, Glass:- WMF EPNS and glass centrepiece, Caithness, coloured glass, Swarovski, Cowdy, Holmegaard, Orrefors, Collectables:- Steiff meerkat, photograph albums, metalware, microscopes, WWI field telephone, African spear, Boosey & Hawkes clarinet, ephemera, dolls, books, tins, boxes, 20th century fruit machine, Silver, Plate & Jewellery:- pin trays, scent bottles, purse, pocket watch, EPNS, silver proof coin, Household, Books:- Journals of the House of Commons, Collection of the Public General Statutes, Folio society, Maps:- Jaillot, Gardner, Prints:- L. S. Lowry, H. Wilkinson, T Whitehead, Toshi Yoshida  Watercolours:- H C Fox, George Edward Lodge, David Cox, Albert Goodwin, David Gentleman, James Kinnear, Walter Gilbert Wiles, J Petersen, miniatures, Oils:- Frank Hider, Sidney Yates Johnson, S Freudenberger, Phineas Lowther, Henry Measham, Herbert E Herley(?), Michael Barnfather, Marcel Lareau, Clocks:- 19th century boulle mantel clock, grandmother clock, barometer, 18th century japanned longcase clock case, Boxes, Treen, Rugs:- Kashan, Suzni, Meshwani, Kazak, Beshir, Beluchi, tigerskin rug, Mirrors, Furniture:- Georgian oak gateleg table, Stephen Perkins of Cirencester armchairs, Holland & Sons mahogany chest, Georgian mahogany bowfront chest of drawers, 20th century cocktail cabinet, George III mahogany and satinwood tea table, Georgian mahogany firescreen, 19th century rosewood games table, French marquetry and black japanned oval drum occasional table, George III Irish mahogany serving table, 19th century giltwood settee, Laura Ashley sofas, Regency mahogany sofa, set 6 French parcel-gilt cane seated dining chairs, antique yew Windsor chair, rocking horses, Indian Sadelliwork games table, pair 17th century  oak hall chairs, Arts & Crafts style sideboard, mahogany library bookcase, Victorian dining table