Sale of Collectors' Items, Books, Stamps, Medals, Toys, Fountain Pens,
Antique Arms, Edged Weapons, Button Hooks & Miscellaneous Collectables
on Tuesday 25th February at 10.00am
Viewing: Saturday 22nd February 9am-12noon & Monday 24th February 9am-7pm
Lots: 180-256 of 522
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Lot 180
A Sussex Armoury Precise 800 Official Police Revolver, in original packaging, an Italian BBM starting pistol and a Sussex Armoury 2054 de luxe starter automatic 7-shot pistol, (3).
Estimate:  £50 - 70 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 181
A Westlake .177 air pistol, a Westlake .177 air rifle and a target holder, (3).
Estimate:  £40 - 60 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £35
Lot 182
An S.M.K. B45-3 .177 multi-pump 12-shot air rifle.
Estimate:  £30 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £35
Lot 183
A 19th century percussion pocket pistol, the 7.5cm turn-off barrel with proof marks and walnut butt, 18cm overall, together with a reproduction brass and wood pocket pistol and a book, 'Antique Fire Arms, Their Care, Repair & Restoration', by Ronald Lister, (3).
Estimate:  £20 - 30 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £35
Lot 193
A Middle Eastern curved double-edge 26.5cm dagger with embossed leather grip and scabbard, (65cm overall).
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £30
Lot 194
A metal and bone-handled kukri knife in metal-mounted scabbard, a horn and metal-mounted powder flask and a North African metal box and cover, (3).
Estimate:  £40 - 60 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £30
Lot 195
A WWI French 1886-pattern Lebel bayonet number P57959, with brass handle, in original scabbard, 66cm.
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £35
Lot 196
A Japanese officer's katana sword with signed 64cm curved blade and bound fish skin-covered grip, with pierced tsuba and leather-covered lacquered wood saya, 96cm overall.
Estimate:  £400 - 600 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £560
Lot 197
A Japanese military kyo-gunto sword, the unsigned curved 47cm blade with 2cm fault to one side, decorated copper habaki brass European hilt with fish skin wire-bound grip fixed with wood menugi, in wood-lined metal saya and outer leather cover, 78cm overall.
Estimate:  £200 - 300 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £300
Lot 198
A Japanese shin-gunto sword with 60cm unsigned blade, plain iron tsuba and later bound fish skin tsuka with metal mounts, the saya also with white metal inlaid brass mounts, 97cm overall.
Estimate:  £200 - 300 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £130
Lot 199
A Malayan kris dagger with pierced decorative wavy-edged blade, the carved wood handle with part-set metal mount, in metal-covered scabbard, 51cm overall, (blade 36cm).
Estimate:  £100 - 200 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £85
Lot 200
A Middle Eastern double-edged sword with fullered 77cm blade, coloured leather-covered cross piece and grip, brass and copper pommel in red and turquoise leather scabbard with embroidery and metal mounts, 94cm.
Estimate:  £100 - 200 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 211
A British Railways travel poster for Plymouth, depicting Plymouth Hoe, with Drakes Island, Sir Francis Drake visible in the clouds, 101 x 63.5cm.
Estimate:  £300 - 400 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £420
Lot 212
Approximately 150 photographs c1944-1945, mainly of Londonderry area, including some of the US Marines and battleships, also many rural scenes and some of Iceland, 57 of 21.5 x 16.5cm, the rest 15.5 x 13cm, or smaller.
Estimate:  £50 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £45
Lot 213
An album of 198 photographs of Plymouth c1942, compiled to encourage children to donate one penny each to contribute to a night-fighter for the RAF. The photographs graphically show the bomb damage all over Plymouth providing a comprehensive archive of the city's war damage. The 198 photographs are mounted on 50 sheets of black card and annotated in white throughout.
Estimate:  £80 - 120 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £270
Lot 214
Five photographic plates for women's magazine colour illustrations c1960's, 38 x 30.5cm and two other boxes of glass photographic plates.
Estimate:  £10 - 20 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £25
Lot 215
A collection of 83 postcards and various small prints, engravings and greetings cards, in three albums.
Estimate:  £20 - 30 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £25
Lot 216
A small quantity of postcards, including an RP of HMS Montagu on the rocks on Lundy Island, an RP of a Zulu chief at Durban and other postcards, etc.
Estimate:  £10 - 20 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £20
Lot 217
Approximately 375 postcards in five albums, mainly topographical, UK and foreign, including many RPs.
Estimate:  £40 - 60 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £35
Lot 218
Kane Products Ltd, trade cards, 'Film Stars', 72/72.
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 219
A small quantity of late-19th and early-20th century scrap books, a feather collage of a peacock, book plates and other items.
Estimate:  £20 - 30 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £15
Lot 220
A large map of the Kinross Ltd gold mines, South Africa, scale 1:2,500, 190 x 173cm approximately.
Estimate:  £10 - 20 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £35
Lot 221
Fashion, An Anthology by Cecil Beaton, signed on cover, a small album of verses and drawings, a collection of photographs and a copy of J Hillier's "Hokusai", plts, dwrp cl, 4to, 1957.
Estimate:  £10 - 20 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £15
Lot 222
A "Famous Monsters of Filmland" Collector's Edition Magazine, ten Man For All Seasons film stills and a collection of film brochures, including three James Bond magazines.
Estimate:  £30 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £30
Lot 223
A large double-sided "New Real Madrid" poster of David Beckham, 128 x 87cm, framed, another, "The Second Rugby World Cup Sevens Hong Kong 1997", 85 x 60cm, framed and glazed and "War of the 80's Leonard vs Duran" boxing poster, 65 x 89cm, framed and glazed, (3).
Estimate:  £30 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £30
Lot 224
A large collection of Brooke Bond tea cards, in albums and loose and other trade card part-sets.
Estimate:  £40 - 60 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 225
Lambert & Butler 'Motor Cycles' 50/50, Alexander Boguslavsky Ltd Turf Cigarettes 'Conan Doyle Characters' 25/25, 'Winners on The Turf' 25/25, Ogdens Ltd 'Captains of Association Football' 44/44, 'Foreign Birds' 50/50, 'Trainers and Owners Colours' 1st Series 25/25, 2nd Series 25/25 and other full sets, contained in two albums.
Estimate:  £60 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £130
Lot 226
R & J Hill Ltd 'Famous Cricketers' 40/40, 'Wireless Telephony' (1-36), Alexander Boguslavsky 'Sports Records' 1st Series 25/25, Cavanders Ltd 'Foreign Birds' 25/25, 'Ancient Egypt' 25/25, John Player 'Racing Caricatures' 40/40, Ogdens Ltd 'Leaders of Men' 50/50 and other sets and part-sets contained in four albums.
Estimate:  £60 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £110
Lot 227
Gallaher Ltd 'Trains of The World' 48/48, Ogdens Ltd 'Jockeys and Owners Colours' 50/50, WA & AC Churchman 'Empire Railways' 50/50, Carreras Ltd 'Notable MPs' 50/50 and other sets in albums and loose.
Estimate:  £40 - 60 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £15
Lot 228
A large collection of various part-sets of cigarette cards, loose and in albums, contained in two boxes.
Estimate:  £60 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £190
Lot 229
A large collection of 'Soccer Star' magazines from the late-1950's and early-1960's, comprising: Vol 6 no.s 21-52, Vol 7 no.s 1, 2, 4-26, 31-52, Vol 8 no.s 1-52, Vol 9 no.s 1-15, 17-52, Vol 10 no.s 1-15, 24-52, Vol 11 no.s 1-52, Vol 12 no.s 1-52, Vol 13 no.s 1-52, Vol 14 no.s 1-16, 47, together with thirty-six magazines from 1967-69.
Estimate:  £80 - 120 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £65
Lot 230
A collection of seven Evening Standard copyright black and white photographs of action between Newcastle and Manchester City in the 1954/5 FA Cup Final, including one of Bert Trautmann shaking hands with Prince Philip, each 15.3 x 25cm, together with six photographs of action between England and West Germany, probably 1954 and two Rugby Union photographs, (15).
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £80
Lot 231
A collection of Plymouth Argyle home Football League programmes: 1950/51 (x2), 1951/52 (x4), 1952/53 (x2), 1953/54 (x6), 1954/55 (x3), 1955/56 (x4), 1956/57 (x10), 1957/58 (x18), 1958/59 (x10), together with Football Combination programmes 1950/51 v Tottenham, v Bournemouth, 1951/52 v Southampton (Cup), 1953/54 v Arsenal and other later programmes, approximately 80, some with results and scorers written in pen.
Estimate:  £50 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £80
Lot 240
Nicholson (William), An Exposition of the Apostles Creed, delivered in Several Sermons, cf, 4to, 1661, William Leake, London, leather on spine and back board detached, also The Arminian Magazine, 3 vols, Vols X - XIII, 1788-90, cf gt, 8vo, (4).
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £50
Lot 241
Bible (English), The Bible that is The Holy Scriptures contained in the Old & New Testament, Imprinted at London by Robert Barker, Printer to the Kinges Most Excellent Majestie, engr tp by William Hole, (cropped to fore-edge and foot), full-page wd engr of the Garden of Eden, Apocrypha present, New Testament tp dated 1611, Whole Book of Psalmes tp dated 1618, bound with The Genealogies by John Speed, red-ruled throughout, "breeches", Genesis III v7, cf gt, with James I coat of arms, 4to.
Estimate:  £200 - 300 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £580
Lot 242
Mornay (Philippe de), Mysterium Iniquitatis, Sell, Historia Papatus ......, engr woodcut to tp, errata p to back, cf, (lacks ties), 4to, 1611, Salmurii per Thomam Portaeum.
Estimate:  £60 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £95
Lot 243
Diodati (John), Pious Annotations upon the Holy Bible, 1st Edn, engr tp, (pasted down on a new p), later cf, 8vo, 1643, for Nicholas Fussell, (bd detached).
Estimate:  £40 - 60 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £45
Lot 244
Plutarch, Plutarchi Chaeronensis Moralia, printed in Latin, many annotations in margins, cf, 4to, Apud Jacobum Dupuys, via ad D. lodunem Lateraheysem ........, Paris 1570.
Estimate:  £60 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £180
Lot 245
A small volume of photographs of submarines and naval destroyers, with glassine captioned guards and text pages, the later pp having pasted-in postcards of destroyers, in ornate mor gt binding, with Royal coat of arms of the United Kingdom to front and Admiralty seal to reverse, silk end papers by Eyre & Spottiswoode, ge, 8vo, nd, c1940.
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £85
Lot 246
A quantity of books on diving, authors include Jacques Cousteau and Hans Hass and other books on sea life, etc, the contents of three boxes.
Estimate:  £30 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £20
Lot 247
A quantity of children's books with decorative cloth bindings, by G A Henty, W P Sherwill, etc, and other volumes, the contents of two boxes.
Estimate:  £30 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £20
Lot 248
A quantity of books, mainly on bird watching and natural history.
Estimate:  £20 - 30 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £25
Lot 249
Kearton (Richard), Kearton's Nature Pictures, 2 vols, plts, tissue gds, cl gt, large 4to, 1910 and other volumes on natural history and birds.
Estimate:  £20 - 30 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £10
Lot 250
A quantity of books on birds and bird watching.
Estimate:  £30 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £15
Lot 251
Morris (Rev F O), The History of British Birds, 6 vols, hd col plts, ge, hf mor gt, 8vo, 1851-1857.
Estimate:  £150 - 200 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £200
Lot 252
Stanley (Henry M), Through the Dark Continent, 2 vols, plts, fldg maps, illus, pic cl gt, 8vo, 1878, (one vol damaged).
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £25
Lot 253
Holy Bible, An Illustration of the Holy Bible Containing the Sacred Texts of the Old Testament and the New ......., 2 vols: Genesis to Isiah, printed by Boden & Adams, 1769; Jeremiah to Revelation, printed by Nicholas Boden, 1771, both re-bound, cf gt, fo, (2).
Estimate:  £40 - 60 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £120
Lot 254
Wyon (Alfred Benjamin & Allan), The Great Seals of England, no. 22 of ltd edn of 300, with presentation slip to the Rt Hon Lord Thurlow, signed by Allan Wyon, plts, ge, contemp red mor gt, fo, 1887, Ex Lib, with Warner (George F) and Ellis (Henry J), Facsimiles of Royal and Other Charters in the British Museum, Vol 1 only, plts, cl gt, fo, 1903, Ex Lib, (2).
Estimate:  £60 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 255
Lysons (Rev Daniel & Samuel), Magna Britannia, Vol 3 - Cornwall, engr plts, fldg map, teg, hf mor gt, 1 ge 4to, 1814, Ex Lib, spine and front bd detached.
Estimate:  £30 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £60
Lot 256
Buchan (John), The House of the Four Winds, signed on tp, 1st edn, cl gt, 8vo, 1935 and other 20th century novels, many with dwrps.
Estimate:  £30 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £20
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