A wooden Hemley’s mah-jong set with bone pieces, and another modern mah-jong set.My heart sinks as soon as I read the first few words of the next lot ...
A pair of reproduction plated napkin rings with cherub supports and a quantity of plated cutlery.
A good pair of late Victorian plated candlesticks in Adam style, with square tapering stems, with nozzles.
An extensive interesting lot on four shelves including brass and copper ware, horse brasses, door furniture, kettles, taps, ornaments, trays, candlesticks, lamps, etc., buttons, clocks, weights, pewter ware, decanters, ceramic hot water bottles, mineral samples, playing cards, painted eggs, plate racks, reference books, etc.Yes, but does it slice cucumber?
An attractive French mandolin with paper label of JTL Jerome Thibouville-Lamy, Paris, inlaid with flowering stems in mother of pearl in leather case with sheet music.
A German bisque piano baby, seated naked, another with small dog, and a large Sylvac comic dog with toothache.I note they've stopped referring to "a stuffed booby". "A taxidermy specimen" has a much less interesting ring to it.
A taxidermy specimen of a Barn owl in glazed case, early 20th century.
A taxidermy specimen of a curlew in a glass case, early 20th century.
A wonderful Saint Laurent Rive Gauche python skin lady’s suit with suede trim, bomber style jacket, straight skirt.I hope they've been feeding the pigeons!
An old white painted water tank, a terracotta chimney pot, an old cut stone mill wheel, a pair of classical patinated urns, and three other troughs and three pigeons.
A large quantity of garden gnomes, squirrel, hedgehog, tortoise, etc.Presumably the milking stool folds away under the armchair when not in use, but carrying an armchair into the fields for milking must have been a real chore.
A good collection of patinated garden ornaments including semi-clad ladies, figure of Pan, reclining dog, lions, pineapples, and a trough.
A large patinated terracotta pot containing a good example of a twisted Ficus plant, currently in healthy condition.
A WWII tin hat, gas mask, four old earthenware bed warmers and a soda syphon.
A 19th century elm and yew Windsor armchair with pierced and stick back and crinoline stretcher and a milking stool.