Our latest items (click on picture to enlarge)
A delightful pair of small 19th century blue and gilt decanters. £180
19th century staffordshire bust of George Washington.8 ” tall £270
A miniature Royal Crown Derby ewer/jug . 4 ” tall. dated 1912. £115.
A British Thompson Houston Co. Ltd Bakelite Cone Speaker. It is in excellent condition with a perfect mesh screen and rear terminal knobs. circa 1930 £95. measurements: 380 cms high 340 cms wide and 150 cms deep. SOLD
A fantastic model of the 4-masted steel Barque, Jordanhill, built in Port Glasgow in 1892 for J.R.Dickenson and Co. Captain: D.Marshall. In 1896 sold to the Law and Co.Glasgow..then full history available up to 1936 when it was broken up during the Spanish Civil War. In original case. £475
This small mahogany table would have been used at the fireside, which would have been the warmest and best lit place in a drawing room in georgian times.
The sliding velvet covered back would have been raised to protect a lady’s face from the heat of the flames. A side drawer held the threads and needles for tapestry work. Alternatively with the back lowered,,the leather covered top (leather possibly later) can be tilted for reading or drawing as there is a built in ratchet, and a removeable narrow ledge to hold the book or paper. The sliding back can be lifted out completely if required and the table used for a lamp. (candleabra in early years). A very interesting and versatile table in good condition. 17″ wide x 14″ deep x 30″ high. price £395.
A Georgian Oak Dresser Base with a lovely patina and colour . A useful size.( 6ft 2″ long, 35″ high and 19″deep.) it has panelled sides, three drawers and cupboards. circa 1760. £2,650
A fine quality display table with purple interior, bevelled glass top and drawer. The frame is wood with bronzed sphinx and hoof legs. very heavy because of the bronze.28″ wide 17″ deep x 28 and a half inches high. £1, 495. SOLD
A large Edwardian Rocking Horse. In good condition. with a supportive saddle for a child, and leather mounts. £950.
A large antique terracotta urn, 3ft 6″ tall, in three sections for transport. very small section of the rim repaired, but very good overall condition. £495