Fine art Sale on 11/10/11

Lots: 1691-1720 of 1810

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1691

A GEORGE III OBLONG VINAIGRETTE
engraved on the cover with a portrait of Lord Nelson and the words "ENGLAND EXPECTS EVERY MAN WILL DO HIS DUTY", the grille stamped & pierced with H.M.S. Victory & stamped "Trafalgar Oct.21.1805", gilt interior, by Matthew Linwood, Birmingham 1805; 1.2" (2.8 cms) long; 0.5 oz
Estimate: 3000-4000

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4700

1692

A GEORGE IV STUBBY WHISTLE
with a florally chased, bulbous end and a ring terminal, by John Reily, London 1824; 2" (5 cms) long; 1.2 oz
Estimate: 250-300

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300

1693

A LATE VICTORIAN WHISTLE & SOVEREIGN CASE COMBINED
plain with a rounded end and push button operated cover, suspensory ring, gilt interior, by W. Wright & F. Davis, London 1893; 2.5" (6.4 cms) long; 1.25 oz
Estimate: 500-600

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740

1694

A GEORGE V COMBINED VESTA CASE, WHISTLE, MAGNIFYING GLASS & COMPASS of tubular form with two hinged covers & a striker plate down the side, by John Harper, London 1918; 3.9" (9.8 cms) long; 2 oz gross
Estimate: 600-800

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820

1695

A GEORGE IV REGIMENTAL WHISTLE & SHEATH ( RIFLE BRIGADE)
plain tapering cylindrical with incised banding, suspensory ring, by Isaac Hibberd, London 1829; 2.5" (6.4 cms) long; 1 oz
Estimate: 150-200

Nil

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1696

A SMALL LATE VICTORIAN ENGRAVED TUBULAR WHISTLE
suspensory ring, by Hilliard & Thomason, Birmingham 1897; 1.65" (4.2 cms) long; 0.1 oz
Estimate: 30-40

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50

1697

A VICTORIAN CONICAL WHISTLE & VINAIGRETTE COMBINED
with embossed decoration, a hinged cover & a lift-out grille, by George Unite, Birmingham 1875; 1.9" (4.8 cms) long; 0.6 oz
Estimate: 600-800

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650

1698

A VICTORIAN WHISTLE & VESTA CASE COMBINED
with a plain oval tubular body, flip-up end cap & suspensory ring, gilt interior, by George Wilkinson, London 1889; 2.55" (6.5 cms) long; 0.4 oz
Estimate: 150-200

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150

1699

AN EDWARDIAN WHISTLE
with a hinged shroud over the mouthpiece, suspensory ring, by William Hornby, London 1906; 1.9" (4.8 cms) long; 0.4 oz
Estimate: 150-200

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210

1700

A VICTORIAN MILITARY WHISTLE
with foliate decoration, an acorn finial and a faceted, tapering sheath, by Jennens & Co., Birmingham 1854; 3.5" (9 cms) long; 1.2 oz
Estimate: 180-200

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180

1701

A LATE VICTORIAN NOVELTY WHISTLE
in the form of a miniature cannon barrel, suspensory ring, maker "J.V.", Birmingham 1898; 1.75" (4.5 cms) long; 0.2 oz
Estimate: 200-250

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1702

A VICTORIAN SMALL HUNTING WHISTLE
with a fox mask terminal, suspensory ring, by Joseph Alexander, Birmingham 1881; 1.75" (4.5 cms) long; 0.2 oz
Estimate: 250-300

Nil

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1703

A GEORGE V TUBULAR WHISTLE
hinging in half longitudenally as two separate whistles (curiously with the same tone), inscribed "C.A. CAIN. THE NODE. WELWYN. HERTS 1915" by J.C. Vickery, London 1917; 3" (7.6n cms) long; 1.6 oz
Estimate: 400-500

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1704

A LATE VICTORIAN PATENT "ACME SIREN" WHISTLE
suspensory ring, by S. Mordan & Co., London 1895; 3.15" ( 8 cms) long; 1.3 oz
*This makes a rather comedic whirring noise increasing in pitch the harder one blows.
Estimate: 200-300

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400

1705

A VICTORIAN "TWO-TONE" DOG WHISTLE
formed as two short tubes linked by a single mouthpiece, suspensory ring & incuse, registered design lozenge, by Louis Dee, London 1885; 2" (5 cms) long; 0.7 oz
Estimate: 250-300

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260

1706

A VICTORIAN MILITARY WHISTLE
with a faceted, tapering sheath by Jennens & Co., Birmingham 1852;
2.75" (7 cms) long; 1.2 oz
Estimate: 150-200

Nil

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150

1707

A VICTORIAN CAST WHISTLE
terminating in the mask of a shaggy dog or hound with buckled collar, plain mouthpiece, by S. Mordan & Co., London 1886; 2.55" (6.5 cms) long; 2 oz
Estimate: 600-800

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600

1708

A LATE VICTORIAN WHISTLE
inset with a small compass, suspensory ring, by Deakin & Francis, Birmingham 1895; 2.3" (6 cms) long; 0.8 oz
Estimate: 200-250

Nil

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200

1709

A LATE VICTORIAN WHISTLE & VESTA CASE COMBINED
with an engraved oval tubular body & a flip-up end cap, by S. Mordan & Co., London 1897; 2.7" (6.8 cms) long; 0.4 oz
Estimate: 150-200

Nil

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1710

A LATE VICTORIAN NOVELTY WHISTLE
in the form of a port or ale bottle, enamelled with red & white flag, initialled "EDH", suspensory ring, by W. Gibson & G. Langman, London 1893; 2.8" (7.2 cms) long; 1.2 oz
Estimate: 300-400

Nil

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1711

A VICTORIAN BOSUN'S WHISTLE OR CALL
with engraved sides & suspensory ring by Hilliard & Thomason, Birmingham 1872; 5.3" (13.5 cms) long
Estimate: 300-400

Nil

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320

1712

A GEORGE III LARGE BOSUN'S WHISTLE OR CALL
with beading, wrigglework engraving on the sides and a suspensory ring, by Samuel Godbehere, London 1785; 7.2" (18.2 cms) ; 1.3 oz
Estimate: 1200-1600

Nil

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1800

1713

A LATE VICTORIAN TUBULAR SEALING WAX HOLDER
oblong in section, with a slider, surmounted by a vesta box with a hinged cover, steel striker plate, by H.S. Brown, London 1900, retailed by "Maurice, Piccadilly"; 5.5" (14 cms) long; 1.85 oz
Estimate: 300-400

Nil

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1714

AN EDWARDIAN COMBINED PAPER KNIFE / RULE
calibrated to 3", with a loop handle set with a small detachable pencil, by William Hornby, London 1809; 4.6" (11.5 cms) long
Estimate: 150-200

Nil

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1715

A SMALL VICTORIAN LETTER OPENER
with a tubular, wrythen handle by Henry Swann, Birmingham 1894;
5.3" (13.5 cms) long; 0.25 oz
Estimate: 50-60

Nil

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50

1716

AN EDWARDIAN SEALING WAX HOLDER & VESTA CASE
of square tubular section with a slider, surmounted by a slow match tube also with slider, Registered No. "543269" by S. Clifford & Co., London 1905;
7" (18 cms) long; 1.25 oz
Estimate: 250-300

Nil

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1717

AN EDWARDIAN SMALL NOVELTY PAPER KNIFE
in the form of a Cavalry Officer's sword and scabbard by Sampson Mordan, Chester 1905; 5.15" (13 cms) long; 0.75 oz
Estimate: 200-250

Nil

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300

1718

A VICTORIAN POCKET OR TRAVELLING SANDER & SEAL COMBINED
bayonet fitting cover & screw base with seal terminal, by Alfred Taylor, Birmingham 1870; 2.5" (6.4 cms) high; 1.2 oz
Estimate: 300-400

Nil

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1719

AN EDWARDIAN SMALL TRAVELLLING NOTEPAD
with pencil & suspensory loop by William Needham, Chester 1905;
2.4" (6 cms) high
Estimate: 100-150

Nil

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1720

A VICTORIAN COMBINED TELESCOPIC PENCIL, SEAL, THERMOMETER & COMPASS Registered design No. "260192" by S. Mordan & Co. (incuse mark) c.1890; 2.8" (7.2 cms) long; 1.7 oz gross
Estimate: 500-600

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500

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