Sale of Collectors' Items, Stamps, Coins, Medals, Books, Model Railway & Toys
Also, a collection of Gramophones & Mechanical Music
on Tuesday 26th February at 10.30am
Viewing: Saturday 23rd February 9am-12noon & Monday 25th February 9am-7pm
Lots: 114-168 of 639
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Lot 114
Approximately 400 loose postcards, mainly topographical, UK and foreign, including some RPs.
Estimate:  £40 - 60 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 115
Approximately 400 loose postcards, mainly topographical, UK and foreign, including some RPs.
Estimate:  £40 - 60 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £32
Lot 116
Thirty-four RP postcards of Lavenham by F L Ranson and a quantity of photographs, UK and foreign, mainly by F L Ranson.
Estimate:  £40 - 60 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 117
An album of sixty silk postcards and five loose cards.
Estimate:  £60 - 100 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £120
Lot 118
Approximately 85 postcards of Plymouth in two albums and other postcards, including humour greetings, shipping, churches, etc, also some photographs in albums and loose.
Estimate:  £40 - 60 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £220
Lot 121
An album of 66 postcards of actors, actresses and entertainers, some signed, many with facsimile signatures.
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 122
Three Star Trek posters dated '1980 Paramount Pictures Corporation': Enterprise; Spock; Capt. Kirk, Spock, Bones and two other crew members, 64 x 45cm, (3).
Estimate:  £20 - 30 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £40
Lot 123
An 18th century hand-written collection of six essays on medical conditions, written in French by "Jean Huxam, Docteur en Medécine et Membre de la Societé Royal de Londres, à Paris 1764", a Victorian hand-written book of recipes and two unfinished common place books.
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £170
Lot 124
A collection of seventeen French 'Passe-ports pour l'Interieur', late-18th/early-19th century, all hand-written, many with "Liberté, Egalité" written across the top, none dated, all issued from the Southern France region - Communes of Cotignac, Entrecasteaux, each with the holder's name and physical description also 26 later similar hand-written and printed documents dated 1811/13, (43).
Estimate:  £40 - 60 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £110
Lot 125
A Children's Sunday Album of Sunday School cards and scraps, a small album of cartes de visite, (approximately 35), a small 17th century vellum document, trade cards, etc.
Estimate:  £30 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £45
Lot 126
A quantity of Victorian and Edwardian greetings cards, scraps, etc, including Port Sunlight advertising scraps.
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £85
Lot 127
An album of 63 Victorian and Edwardian Valentine and other greetings cards, including a mechanical card, pop-out, celluloid, silk and novelty cards.
Estimate:  £60 - 100 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £320
Lot 128
A quantity of ephemera, including playing cards, cigarette and tea cards, theatre programmes, Rock-Ups The Beatles pop-up book, etc.
Estimate:  £20 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £22
Lot 129
Two W H Grant woven silk commemorative pictures of Queen Victoria and the Earl of Beaconsfield (Disraeli), a pack of Jacques "Counties of England" cards of trios of engravings of towns and other items.
Estimate:  £20 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £18
Lot 130
A photograph of the Beatles with facsimile signatures, an album of 16 black and white press photographs c1950s, mainly sporting events and an album with two photographs of a German WWII plane, debris being cleared, Charles Lindbergh and Columbia Studio photographs of actors and actresses.
Estimate:  £20 - 30 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 131
An Edwardian common place book of watercolours, drawings, poetry, etc, an album of advertising cards, scraps, etc, (stuck-down), greetings cards, modern postcards and other ephemera.
Estimate:  £30 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £45
Lot 132
A small amount of ephemera, to include: 30 postcards including a set of 10 coal mining cards, 14 small photographs, mainly of the Sino-Japanese hostilities 1937, two LK O'Brien £1 notes, various war-time publications, etc.
Estimate:  £20 - 30 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £32
Lot 133
A quantity of Royal Navy documents for William Samuel Stribling, including eight commissions to engineer posts dated 1873-1904, Assistant Engineer of the Second Class to Engineer Commander, 36 conduct certificates 1873-1915, a letter from Lt Gen Sir W F Butler and a certificate for Wounds and Hurts 1884.
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £130
Lot 134
A 1943 poster "St John Ambulance Dance, Public Hall, Liskeard, Friday December 3, Billy Edmonds and his Augmented Band, Tickets Civilians 2'6, Forces 2/-" and a framed print "The Triumph of the British Navy".
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £48
Lot 135
A small collection of cigarette and trade cards, (part-sets), various packs of playing cards and other ephemera.
Estimate:  £20 - 30 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £20
Lot 136
A collection of forty full sets of military-theme cigarette cards, including John Player & Sons 'Regimental Uniforms' 1st Series (blue back), 2nd Series, 'Life on board a man of war 1805-1905', 'Victoria Cross', 'Napoleon', 'Badges and flags of British Regiments (numbered brown back), WD & HO Wills 'Nelson Series', 'Recruiting Posters', 'Signalling Series', 'Allied Army Leaders', 'The World's Dreadnoughts', RJ Lea Ltd 'The Evolution of the Royal Navy', Godfrey Phillips 'Orders of Chivalry' and others, contained in a plastic loose-leaf folder.
Estimate:  £200 - 300 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 137
WD & HO Wills, 'Nelson Series' 50/50, WA & AC Churchman 'The Story of Navigation', other part-sets and sets of tea and trade cards, (some stuck in albums), together with a set of c1940's playing cards, (orange back), showing allied aircraft, (play-worn).
Estimate:  £40 - 60 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 138
WD & HO Wills, 'Romance of the Heavens', 50/50 and other part-sets.
Estimate:  £20 - 30 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 139
A 1960/61 Watford v Tranmere programme, (staples lacking), 14 Tottenham Hotspur 1968/69 home programme, a small quantity of other later programmes, a ticket stub for England v Rest of the World 1953, the "Hotspur" Book of Football Stars 1948/49, WD & HO Wills 'Association Footballers 1935-1936' 50/50, stuck in an album and various other cigarette cards and ephemera.
Estimate:  £20 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 140
John Player & Sons, 'England's Military Heroes' (narrow), 24/25.
Estimate:  £150 - 200 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 141
WD & HO Wills, 'Flags of the Empire', A Series, 25/25, 'Alpine Flowers' 50/50, Geo, Bassett & Co. Ltd 'Victoria Cross Heroes in Action' 25/25 and other sets and part-sets of cigarette and trade cards, in two albums.
Estimate:  £60 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 142
A 1966 World Cup Final programme (1966 reprint) and the 1966 World Cup Tournament Souvenir Programme, (2).
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 143
The Beatles, a set of four autographs signed on the back of an Adam Faith and The Roulettes ticket, Paul McCartney and John Lennon's signatures are faded, George Harrison in red biro, Ringo Starr in black biro, framed with a photograph of the Beatles. (Provenance: The vendor's late wife collected the autographs from outside the ABC Cinema in Plymouth in 1963, sold together with an article from a local newspaper in 1988, showing a photograph of the autographs with a write-up of how they were obtained), also a copy of 'Big New Beat' magazine.
Estimate:  £300 - 400 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £320
Lot 144
Two large photograph albums containing mainly 5.5 x 10cm snaps covering the years 1928-39, showing life in the Royal Engineers in Egypt before and at the beginning of WWII, including bridging training, transporting tanks across water, air raid shelter digging, etc, also three volumes of "The Belfield Family" history. nb: lot 163 Belfield medals.
Estimate:  £50 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £42
Lot 145
A quantity of 'glamour' photographs, two Roye-Vala stereo glamour booklets, "Diana Dors" and "Leslie Carol in 3D", newspaper and magazine cuttings, etc.
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £85
Lot 146
Approximately 90 Victorian cabinet cards and cartes de visite, mainly by Hearn, Plymouth and other portrait photographs, in three leather albums.
Estimate:  £60 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £65
Lot 147
An album of 180 photographs taken during HMS Magnolia's tour, China and Japan 1921-23, showing life onboard and ashore.
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £250
Lot 148
An album of 60 cartes de visite, an empty cartes de visite album with mother-of-pearl cover and brass clasp and three empty albums, (5).
Estimate:  £40 - 60 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £38
Lot 149
A quantity of 18th and 19th century deeds, indentures, etc, written on vellum and paper, including one c1804 with wax seal, in tin, regarding Sandys Horton Trevenen of Cornwall.
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £55
Lot 154
A white metal and enamel collarette for The Order of St John of Jerusalem and two breast badges on black ribbon bows, (3).
Estimate:  £60 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £55
Lot 155
A Masonic gilt metal and enamel PM breast jewel for Mercury Lodge no.5400, 1958-59, in case, (small damage to enamel) and a gilt metal and enamel RMIG Steward's jewel, 1954, (2).
Estimate:  £20 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £35
Lot 156
A Masonic silver-gilt HRA miniature breast jewel, G Kenning, London 1901, with silver ribbon fittings, 4cm, 9cm overall, in box, (tarnished) and two others, (3).
Estimate:  £40 - 60 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £32
Lot 157
A silver-gilt and enamel 1932 RMIB Steward's breast jewel with Devonshire rondel to the silk, by G Kenning & Sons, London 1931, a 1936 RMIG silver-gilt jewel by Bladon, London and other metal jewels and miscellaneous Masonic items.
Estimate:  £20 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £70
Lot 158
A gilt metal and enamel Devonshire Mark Masons Grand Senior Wardens jewel, the jewel and stone suspended by an articulated shackle, 7½cm x 4cm.
Estimate:  £40 - 60 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 159
A collection of aprons, collars and Masonic ritual and constitution books, (all in soiled condition).
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £28
Lot 160
A WWI group of four medals awarded to 1108 Gnr H J Lee RA: Victory and British War Medals and 1914-15 Star (RFA), with Territorial Efficiency Medal (960305 Gnr H J Lee RFA) and a British War Medal to 115446 Pte A Jennings RAMC.
Estimate:  £60 - 100 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £110
Lot 161
A Queens South Africa Medal to 5939 Corpl W Drinkwater W York Regt, (a/f), a Salon Culinaire International de Londres silver medal, two Gastronomie Festival of Torquay 1951 medals and other medals and coins.
Estimate:  £40 - 60 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £48
Lot 162
A WWI pair awarded to 6711 Pte F W Crimer York R: British War and Victory Medals with miniatures group: CBE (military issue) and Queens South Africa Medal with Cape Colony bar, (both WWI medals have been altered to Cremer).
Estimate:  £50 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £70
Lot 163
A WWII group of five medals awarded to Lt Col S Belfield: War and Defence Medals, 1939-45, Africa and Italy Stars, together with miniature group, ribbon bar, metal and cloth badges and two addressed envelopes containing postcards from Egypt. nb: lot 144 photographs.
Estimate:  £40 - 60 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £50
Lot 163A
A WWI pair awarded to SE25507 Pte R G Lapper AVC, a trench art brass matchbox cover bearing a horse's head and horseshoe design, "France 1914-18" and a silver-gilt RAOB medal, (4).
Estimate:  £60 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £55
Lot 164
Memorial Coins & Medallions Ltd, "Apollo 8, Journey Round The Moon", a limited edition cased pair of a silver and a bronze medallion, with certificate of authenticity no. 244/500.
Estimate:  £30 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £42
Lot 165
Canada 1976 Olympic silver four-coin set in original case, Series IV Olympic Track and Field Sports.
Estimate:  £30 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £45
Lot 166
A bronze Papal medallion for Leone XIII, a silver medallion for Plymouth Competitive Musical Festival, Birmingham 1923, a 1971 USA Eisenhower proof dollar, in case and other medallions.
Estimate:  £40 - 60 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £48
Lot 167
A Royal Mint 1972 Coinage of Great Britain and Northern Ireland set, nine various commemorative £5 crowns and other coins.
Estimate:  £30 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £48
Lot 168
A sterling silver medal having eight star points and centre boss, by W Holmes, medallist, in fitted case, a Princess Mary brass Christmas 1914 box, two British Royal Navy ribbon cap tally bonds "HMS Devonshire" and "HMS Cumberland" and other items.
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £60
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