Militaria, Coins & Medals
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16 Nov 2017 08:30 - 10:00
Lots: 101-150 of 937
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Lot 101
A MOUNTED WW11 GERMAN AIRCRAFT CLOCK.
A Luftwaffe Aircraft Clock of the type fitted to the BF109, etc, on a wooden plinth. Black 2.1/4" dial with 3-6-9-12 figures and a second hand, in working order. Revolving outer dial with marked time segments, stop-clock large hand and smaller dial below. The removable back allows a view of the workings and the number J30BZ.
Estimate:  £100 - 150 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £100
Lot 102
AN R H A OFFICERS DRESSBELT & POUCH.
A Victorian officer in the Royal Horse Artillery, dress belt complete with gilt buckles and gold bullion pouch. The pouch in very good condition with the gold bullion and black leather belt, matching the quality fittings.
Estimate:  £150 - 200 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £140
Lot 103
A SAMURAIS JACKET OR COAT.
In the style of the Edo period, a purple coat with gold edging's and flower decoration at the front. Lined throughout with the three-quarter length sleeves, favoured by the Samurai. Approximately 50 " chest size, with below hip length.
Estimate:  £200 - 250 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £240
Lot 104
A HANGER
A Gentlemans hanger with clamshell guard having knuckle-bow and swept forward quillion, in brass. The blade of 22,1/2" in length, with three-quarter fuller near the spine. Horn tapering grip with a groove in the rear, to assist the grip. With a scabbard that fits well, though would take a longer blade and likely to be of a later construction.
Estimate:  £80 - 120 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £130
Lot 105
A KO-DAKO DRUM.
A Japanese Ko-Dako drum of 11.3/4" height and 9" circumference. Bound with silk ties the body of black lacquer with fan and foiliage decoration in gold.
Estimate:  £100 - 150 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 106
A BRACE OF KO-DAKO DRUMS.
A brace of Japanese Ko-Dako drums measuring 10.1/2" in height, with a circumference of 8". Both of black lacquer finish with gold foiliage decoration, held together by silk ropes entwined.


Estimate:  £100 - 120 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 107
A JINGARI HELMET
A Samurai foot soldiers Jingari helmet of brown lacquer finish, with gold Mon at the front. Rounded crown type with inner rim and straps/pad etc.
Estimate:  £80 - 120 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £220
Lot 108
A WOVEN JINGARI.
A Samurai foot soldiers woven Jingari helmet, with a Mon at the front in gold. Lacking its pad and straps, of lightweight construction.
Estimate:  £60 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £180
Lot 109
MILITARY CASED BINOCULARS.
Barr & Stroud of Glasgow and London heated 7 x CF41 binoculars, with heating terminals present. The large binoculars bear equally large Broad Arrow markings and model number etc. In their original brown leather case with shoulder strap, in need of lens cleaning.
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £30
Lot 110
WITHDRAWN
  
Lot 111
TWO INDIAN BOW/STAFF etc (PROVENANCE CEFNTILLA COURT)
Two highly decorated Indian bow/staff in red/black/gold designs, 63.1/2" and 76.1/2" respectively. A staff with St B H and crest of chevrons on a shield, the staff of green finish. A society staff and brass top, also a Union Jack on a staff.
From the Raglan Family Sale in Lawrences, Cefntilla Court
Estimate:  £100 - 150 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £260
Lot 112
A MAMELUKE SWORD.
An 1831 pattern General Officers Mameluke sword and brass scabbard. 33.1/2" curved blade with VR and foiliage decoration. Complete with red and gold sword knot, the overall condition being very crisp.

Estimate:  £350 - 400 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 113
A PARTIAL TURKISH PISTOL.
A brass mounted Turkish Flintlock pistol, lacking the cock and in need of renovation. The round barrel of 12.1/2", and an overall length of 19.1/2"

Estimate:  £70 - 100 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £90
Lot 114
A CASED TUNIC OF SIR FREDERIC PHILIPSON-STOW. (De BEERs)
Two formal frock jackets and formal hat, trousers etc, worn by Sir F Philipson-Stow one of the founders of De Beers in South Africa. The brass label has his name on it, attached on the outer lid. Uniforms from the Pomp of the British Empire days, with gilt buttons or cord buttons. One Frock Jacket has white facings, another of almost a Naval style, has gold bullion.
The man known to history as the 'Unknown Diamond Magnate'. A Life Governor of De Beers (1888) Whilst Cecil Rhodes, Barney Barnato and others died Millionaires in their 40's, Frederic left 350,000 when he died aged 58 yrs old. The other Governors also went into Gold Mining, Sir Frederic though did not see any future in it. Another Governor who did so, left 10,000,000 in 1908!
Estimate:  £120 - 150 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £170
Lot 115
A US 1918 MARKED PATTERN KNUCKLEDUSTER DAGGER
Brass hilt stamped US 1918 and a double-edged 12.5/8" blade with narrow central fuller, and steel scabbard.
Estimate:  £50 - 60 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £150
Lot 116
A NAVAL SWORD RNV ALSO AN RNR OFFICERS SWORD BELT.
A George V period naval officers sword complete with scabbard, marked London Made and Morris Angel & Son, 117 Shaftesbury Avenue, WC. Having a clean blade with RNV markings, also fitted with a sword knot. The forward quillion is missing, the scabbard of black leather with brass mounts.
Estimate:  £120 - 150 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £160
Lot 117
AN AMERICAN OFFICERS 1872 PATTERN SWORD & SCABBARD (OHIO V)
An 1872 pattern sword made by M C Lilley & Co of Columbus Ohio, with 30" double-edged slim blade form. Marked amidst the foiliage and flags, crests etc is W Hammond 7th USV Infantry. Complete with a ornate hilt and steel scabbard, plain wooden (split) grip.
The 7th 'Ohio' Volunteer Infantry Regiment, distinguished themselves greatly during the Civil War. A memorial exists for those who died at Gettysburg.
Estimate:  £100 - 200 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £110
Lot 118
THREE FRENCH 19thC BAYONETS.
An 1874 pattern Epee Bayonet complete with steel scabbard, the blade marked Steyr 1878. An 1866 pattern bayonet dated 1872 also an 1874 pattern St Etienne marked 1880, both lacking scabbards.
Estimate:  £70 - 90 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £80
Lot 119
(32) MAPS OF EUROPE W W 11 PERIOD.
Including France & Germany Regions in C1943, as issued to Army and Flying Officers.
Estimate:  £320 - 350 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 120
A 6.5mm MANNLICHER RIFLE WITH TELESCOPIC SIGHT.
A short barrelled (17") number 21506, bolt action rifle with several bullet clips/slides present. Fitted with a removable Carl Zeiss of Jena Zelvter scope, number 23656. Contained in an adapted guncase with James Purdey & Sons label, of Audley House, Audley Street, London. Some cleaning tools are in this lot.
*An RFD or FAC rqd*
Estimate:  £250 - 350 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £400
Lot 121
A PERCUSSION POCKET PISTOL.
Turn-off 2.1/2" round barrel with centre hammer and chequered wooden grip. Concealed trigger with engraved action, in working order with the barrel not free for unscrewing. An overall length of 7", having a steel buttplate also an inset escutcheon plate.
Estimate:  £80 - 100 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £130
Lot 122
A SILVER MOUNTED TULWAR.
A silver mounted Tulwar 18thC/19thC with ornately damascened foiliage designs, etc. Curved single-edged 29.1/2" blade, complete with an armourer's stamped mark. Three quarter fuller blade with a scabbard of green leather, covering over the wooden frame. Having a relief slot at the throat, to enable drawing and sheathing the curved blade.
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Estimate:  £600 - 800 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £560
Lot 123
A 19thC SHAMSHIR & SCABBARD.
A 19thC Shamshir sword with single-edged curved blade of 30.1/2" blade, without decoration. Wooden hilt with steel pommel and crossguard. in a red leather covered scabbard.
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Estimate:  £400 - 600 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 124
AN EARLY ENGLISH NAVAL CUTLASS.
A late 17thC English naval cutlass with cast brass hilt and dogshead pommel. Brass knucklebow with three bar guard connected to disc guards. 26.1/2" curved blade with fluted point, marked with the running fox mark on both sides. Single narrow three-quarter fuller, complete with a leather covered scabbard.
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Estimate:  £700 - 900 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £1150
Lot 125
A 17thC CONTINENTAL SIDEARM.
A 17thC sidearm or hunting hanger, with a 20.1/2" straight blade with three fullers. The middle one is a full length fuller with traces of latin letters, between them. The hilt of steel as is the shell and quillion guards, antler horn grips with a steel pommel. The scabbard of red leather and having steel mounts. 25.1/2" overall length.
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Estimate:  £500 - 700 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £430
Lot 126
A 17thC MORTUARY SWORD.
A 17thC Mortuary Sword with cast brass hilt and shell decoration, with the head of Charles 1? on the bulbous pommel. White grip with circular grooves, the guard itself of solid form. Short langets on the straight 33" blade with single edge, having a full length wide fuller and narrow three-quarter fuller. The scabbard of leather covered finish with brass mounts.
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Estimate:  £2000 - 2500 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £1650
Lot 127
A 19thC GERMAN SCHLAGER DUELLING SWORD.
A rare German Universities duelling sword or Schlager, complete with its inner guard and scabbard. The blade of partial blue and gilt decoration with square tip, 34" in length. The inner steel shell of the guard, is lined with much of the original red beize. Having a shaped grip with rayskin wrapping, the short forefinger strap is present. The scabbard of steel has two hanging loops, with the outer face of the guard covered in red and black leather. There is no makers mark evident, the straight tapering blade of diamond pattern with a chrome finish after the blue & gilt finishes.
It was a part of each students life to fight duels with other students of equal experience. Outlawed finally by the Nazi Party, more to keep the rich in place than to save any possible injuries.
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Estimate:  £1000 - 1200 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 128
A PINFIRE SHOTGUN BY JACKSON OF LONDON.
A single-barrelled pinfire shotgun by Jackson of London. attractive back-action with flared hammer and underlever break lever. 31" damascened pattern barrel with attractive heavy breech opening, some decoration on the action etc. Chequered pistol grip and forestock, Jackson on the action and breech.
A Thomas Jackson worked in London from 1850-1879, making Percussion Revolvers etc.
Estimate:  £200 - 300 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £310
Lot 129
A D/BARREL PINFIRE SHOTGUN BY FLACHET
A Jerome Flachat double barrel pinfire shotgun, with much decoration evident. Browntwist barrels of 29" with very clean bores, sling mount underneath. Very ornate action, hammers and trigger-guard, etc. Deep scroll foiliage and other designs are of considerable quality, with walnut stock and all metal forestock. The forward break lever is blended in with the swing over barrel release lever underneath it. 45.1/2" overall length.
Estimate:  £600 - 800 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £520
Lot 130
A FLINTLOCK COACHMAN'S MUSKET.
A Flintlock short barrelled Coachmans musket, with T Richards on the steel lock. 24" round barrel with underslung metal ramrod. Brass lockplate and fittings, 39.1/2" overall length. The barrel is tapered in stages, with decoration to the brass buttplate etc.
A Theophilus Richards was working in London from 1790 until 1839. Making Coach and Duelling Pistols, also brass barrelled Flintlock Blunderbusses with Royal Government Contracts making Flintlock muskets.
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Estimate:  £2000 - 2500 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 131
A SPENCER REPEATING RIFLE & TELESCOPIC SIGHT.
A Spencer Repeating Rifle, fitted with a slim 32.1/2" blackened brass telescopic sight with side mount bracket and near muzzle front fixing. Numbered 10171 which dates it as circa 1863-64, with 30" barrel having six groove rifling. Barrel/breech top marked with Spencer Repeating Rifle Co, Boston Mass, Pat Mar 1860.
Used by both Union Cavalry and Infantry during the American Civil War, for which it received the praise of Abraham Lincoln , among others. Later on it was also used during the Indian Wars, with its seven-shot magazine.
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Estimate:  £2500 - 3500 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £3800
Lot 132
A DOUBLE BARRELLED PIN FIRE PISTOL.
A Spanish made double-barrelled pinfire pistol, converted from a shotgun some time ago. Of heavy construction with 8.1/4" barrels with underlever break action, pistol grip butt with brass plate. 16.1/4" overall length, having high spur hammers and rear action plates.
Estimate:  £200 - 300 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 133
A RARE WEBLEY .500 CAL FIVE SHOT REVOLVER C1867.
A Webley .500 calibre revolver, marked on the barrel top as sold through James W Rosier of Melbourne. Numbered 12280, with Webleys Patent and the winged bullet mark. 4.1/2" barrel with steel frame and furniture, chequered fitted one-piece grip and lanyard ring. Side gate loading and the pistol with a brown patina in working order. 10" overall length.
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Estimate:  £3000 - 3500 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 134
A FRENCH DEVISME PARIS PISTOL
A 12mm caliber revolver by Devisme of Paris, six-shot with centre hammer. Plain two piece wooden grip with steel frame and buttplate, having a lanyard ring. Break lever at the front, allows the chamber and barrel to drop down for loading. Various stampings and markings including Devisme Bte, numbered 231 or 111. A Belgian Proof Mark, is on the single action revolver. 5.3/4" barrel and an overall length of 12.1/4".
Devisme stopped trading around 1870, well known to Confederate Forces to whom he supplied many revolvers. Also known for his Cased Pairs and Sporting Guns, including percussion and cartridge types.
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Estimate:  £1000 - 1200 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 135
A REMINGTON 1875 MODEL REVOLVER.
A six-shot Remington 1875 model .44 caliber revolver, numbered 11877 on the frame underneath the left-hand wooden grip. 7.1/2" barrel with *R markings, also R on the frame, as supplied (10,000) to the Egyptian Government. Single action Army model with polished finish.
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Estimate:  £3500 - 4000 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 136
A TRANTER FIVE SHOT REVOLVER.
A Tranter five shot double-action revolver with a 5" octagonal barrel, with Tranter Patent and the number 7581. The frame and barrel has traces of blueing evident, the grips are shaped and chequered. Known as the pocket or house revolver, in 38 caliber.11" overall length, with a steel buttcap which has the fitted screw in ejector.

Estimate:  £800 - 1000 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £680
Lot 137
A SIX SHOT REVOLVER.
An unusual French style 8mm caliber pinfire six-shot revolver with oblong slots for the pins, having no visible markings. Octagonal/round 5.1/2" barrel with steel frame and ring trigger, plain two-piece grips. The pistol can only be reloaded by removing the knurled barrel screw, and dropping the cylinder itself forward. Shaped steel buttcap with ornate finial, the hammer needs cocking to fire. Overall length 10.1/2".
Estimate:  £400 - 600 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 138
A GERMAN TARGET PISTOL.
A well made German single-shot Target Pistol, with double triggers and trigger guard spur. Octagonal 11mm calibre barrel, of 11.1/2", fitted with adjustable rear sight and hooded front sight. Of some quality with large steel block-action and loading mechanism concealed in the grip, of two piece type with chequered designs. Some decoration evident, to the action, frame, trigger-guard etc.
Marked 0,6 gr N.G.P. m/11 on the barrel side.
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Estimate:  £700 - 800 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £800
Lot 139
A DOUBLE-BARRELLED .500 CAL PISTOL.
A continental double-barrelled pistol, centre-fire in .500 caliber. 7. 3/4" barrels with an overall length of 14.5". Underlever break action with engraving to the action, steel furniture with fluted grips in the French style.
Estimate:  £400 - 500 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 140
A BELGIAN MILITARY REVOLVER.
A Belgian officers revolver of six-shot capacity, with octagonal 6" barrel. Liege proofmark with the number 3914 stamped into the cylinder. Sttel frame and furniture with rounded wooden grips, 12" overall length. Fitted with prominent sights and a sliding side ejector.
Estimate:  £400 - 500 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 141
A WARNER POCKET REVOLVER.
A James Warner pocket revolver in 30 caliber , dating from the late 1860's period. Five shot capacity with 3" round barrel, with traces of plating to the frame etc. The removable cylinder main-pin, can be used to assist ejecting when required. On the cylinder is Warners patent 1857, also the number 3057 on the frame butt. Ivorene two-piece grip, one of approximately 1000 listed as being produced in total.
Estimate:  £500 - 600 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £680
Lot 142
A PERCUSSION MUFF PISTOL.
A percussion centre-hammer pocket or muff pistol, with 3" octagonal barrel. Brass furniture with wooden covered panels and grip. 5.3/4" overall length.
Estimate:  £150 - 200 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £170
Lot 143
A TRANTER REVOLVER NUMBER 5131.
A large Tranters Patent six-shot revolver with octagonal 4.5/8" barrel, having an overall length of 12.3/4". Rimfire with Tranters Patent on both the frame and the side mounted ejector mechanism. Chequered grips with H Allport & Sons, Cork along the barrel top.
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Estimate:  £700 - 1000 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £520
Lot 144
A BEAUMONT ADAMS FIVE SHOT PISTOL.
A Beaumont Adams .44 rimfire revolver, converted from percussion with Joseph Manton engraved on the cylinder. On the 5.1/2" barrel are L.A.C. also London proofmarks, on the top frame is engraved, London Armoury Co. Stamped on the frame is Adams Patent 22475 & 38272. The grips are chequered pattern two-piece wood, the furniture all steel.
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Estimate:  £800 - 1000 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £680
Lot 145
A HORN HANDLED BOWIE KNIFE.
A French Bowie knife with spearpoint 9.3/4" hollow ground blade, marked Charlier A Gembloux at the ricasso. Ball ended steel quillions with horn hilt grip, with steel disc pommel. 16.1/2" overall length with a brown leather sheath.
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Estimate:  £500 - 600 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 146
A BOWIE KNIFE & SCABBARD.
An unnamed Bowie knife with 9.5/8" classical form blade, held in a dark brown leather scabbard. The knife is retained by a clip in the scabbard, the steel crossguard has ball ends and a diamond shape quillion. Horn hilt with steel pommel, having an overall length of 14.1/2". Stamped into the scabbard frog is E H Wenlo 108 Regt.
There are listed in the USA 108th Regiment and also a Regiment in the the Indian Army.
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Estimate:  £400 - 500 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 147
A BOWIE KNIFE & SCABBARD.
A Bowie knife with a fluted spearpoint 10.3/4" blade, with a Spanish notch at the ricasso. Brass crossguard with straight ends, brass collar with wooden hilt. No visible maker evident, with a brass mounted brown leather sheath.
Estimate:  £500 - 600 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 148
A BOWIE KNIFE & SCABBARD.
A Bowie knife with 7.1/2" blade and a steel guard, wooden hilt and steel pommel. 12.1/4" overall length, complete with a sheath.
Estimate:  £200 - 300 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 149
A PLUG BAYONET IN THE 17thC STYLE.
A Plug Bayonet with an 11.1/4" blade of tapering form, with a Kings Head armourers mark in the earlier style. Swirl pattern horn hilt with steel crossguard, having ball finials. 17" overall length with a brown leather scabbard.
Estimate:  £500 - 700 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 150
A PUSH DAGGER & SCABBARD.
A Push or Palm Dagger marked Lockwood Brothers Sheffield , also Real Knife Pampa. Steel blade and part hilt, with wooden pommel for palm and fingers to grip. 3.1/2" diamond pattern double-edged blade, tapering to a point, complete with a sheath.
Lockwood Brothers were working between 1849 and 1921 in Sheffield.
Of the type favoured by Gamblers and gentlemen of dubious intent.
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Estimate:  £350 - 400 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £300
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