Cordys

0001

Six ventifacts
wind eroded faceted stones.

Estimate: $100

0002

Seven ventifacts
wind eroded stones, the largest of conglomerate material.

Estimate: $100

0003

Five ventifacts
wind eroded faceted stones, one large one suggesting adze form.

Estimate: $100

0004

Six ventifacts
wind eroded faceted stones, of various forms and type.

Estimate: $100

0005

A large clam shell
W.370mm

Estimate: $150

0006

Two large clam shells
W.300 and 230mm

Estimate: $150

0007

A piece of white bamboo branch coral
L.270mm

Estimate: $100

0008

Ten taxidermy insects
all set in Perspex tablets, various species, some named.

Estimate: $120

0009

Three 19thC mother of pearl carved counters
decorated with Chinese domestic scenes.

Estimate: $80

0010

A vintage Indian Vizagapatam box
the exterior inlaid with tortoiseshell and bone with painted foliage and bird decoration, the interior with mirror to lid and velvet lining. 155 x 115 x 80mm.

Estimate: $240

0011

‘The Changing Maori’ by Felix M. Keesing
pub.1928; and ‘The Story of Aotea’ by Rev T.G. Hammond, pub. 1924.

Estimate: $55

0012

'Pacific' and 'New Zealand'
two books by Peter McIntyre.

Estimate: $50

0013

Two Peter McIntyre books
'Peter McIntyre’s N.Z.' by Reed, signed, 1964 and 'The Painted Years' by Reed, reprinted 1967.

Estimate: $110

0014

‘In Pursuit. An Autobiography’ by Sir William Russell Flint
pub. London: The Medici Society 1970, limited edition 998/1050, signed by Flint's son Francis, folio, crimson quarter morocco in slipcase.

Estimate: $100

0015

A selection of NZ art books
including 'Flowers into Landscape, Margaret Stoddart 1865-1934'

Estimate: $100

0016

A selection of NZ art books
including 'Garth Tapper, New Zealand Painter'

Estimate: $100

0017

A selection of art books
including 'The Thames & Hudson Dictionary of Art Terms'

Estimate: $100

0018

A selection of NZ art books
including 'Photography in New Zealand, Hardwicke Knight'

Estimate: $100

0019

Two Garth Tapper 'Prosecution' screenprints
220 x 150mm.

Estimate: $100

0020

Two Victorian ambrotypes
an LNW one-armed railway signalman at Loates Lane level crossing and a portrait of two men seated in a field.

Estimate: $100

0021

A pair of large Victorian engravings
'The Death of Nelson at the Battle of Trafalgar' and Wellington and Blucher meeting after the Battle of Waterloo' after the original paintings by Daniel Maclise, engraved by Chas. W. Sharpe, and detailed 'Art Union of London 1876'. Gilt framed and glazed. Each 300 x 1140mm (image).

Estimate: $400

0022

Génie Funébre - drawn by Granger
engraved by Avril Fils, from 'Musée Francais; Recueil Des Plus Beaux Tableaux, Statues, et Bas-Reliefs'. 350 x 260mm.

Estimate: $150

0023

E. Hesketh Hubbard woodblock print 'The Pilgrims Way
also signed by Francis H Whittington, c.1930s. 140 x 230mm

Estimate: $90

0024

Two children's illustrations by Nancy Eccles
ink and watercolour, each signed. 190 x 630mm and 340 x 240mm.

Estimate: $100

0025

E. E Milner (after Gainsborough)
two portraits of H.R.H Duke of Sussex and H.R.H Princess Sophie, coloured artist's proof mezzotints by the Fine Arts Trade Guild 1926, signed lower right. Each 375 x 295mm.

Estimate: $120

0026

A framed watercolour of Charles Kingsford Smith
of Southern Cross and first Pacific and Tasman crossing by air fame, watercolour, with original CK Smith signature plate. 225 x 175mm

Estimate: $100

0027

Two George Baxter prints in single frame
'Prince Consort, 1858 and Queen Victoria, 1860', patent process colour print. Each 105x 75mm.

Estimate: $100

0028

George Baxter
'Lord Nelson', 1854, patent process colour print, in period frame. 105x 80mm.

Estimate: $80

0029

An early 20thC Russian icon
St George killing the Dragon, oil on wood panel. 255 x 190mm.

Estimate: $120

0030

A 19thC oval portrait miniature hand painted on ivory
the young red headed woman wearing a Mediterranean orange coral necklace, the velvet frame in partial leather case. 70 x 55mm.

Estimate: $140

0031

A vintage American medical wall chart
'Skeleton and Musculature, Back View, on roller blind fixing. W.1230mm.

Estimate: $300

0032

A 19thC marine ivory carving of a seated hound
head raised, glass bead eyes, solid section oval base, good cream tone. Possibly a walking stick handle. H.78mm.

Estimate: $180

0033

A 19thC S & A Calderara of London ivory backed travelling thermometer
the mercury filled tube in good order, the scale for Centigrade and Fahrenheit, in original Morocco leather case with top suspension hanger. L.178mm.

Estimate: $150

0034

A 19thC carved and turned bone pedestal pin cushion combination thimble holder
the thimble holder top with pierced bars, the spherical form body with worn red velvet pin cushions. H.90mm.

Estimate: $80

0035

Two vintage needle cases
one a Mauchlin ware barrel and a plated cylinder.

Estimate: $90

0036

A sterling silver pill box and a 1920s silver plated baby's rattle
in the shape of a doll.

Estimate: $90

0037

Two vintage ivory hair combs
one carved with roses, the other a Chinese garden scene. H.160mm and 120mm.

Estimate: $150

0038

A Victorian mother-of-pearl and silver card case
diamond panelled, the silver inlaid panel with vacant shield cartouche framed by florals.

Estimate: $140

0039

A 19thC European (French) enamel and ormolu box
circular, the body and flat hinged lid with yellow toned angel mark panelled decoration on blue ground. Dia.95mm.

Estimate: $180

0040

A Victorian ivory and abalone panelled card case
engraved inlaid silver cartouche to the front, original blue sectional interior. 110 x 80mm.

Estimate: $160

0041

A 19thC Coromandel wood faced desk folder and matching circular stand
both embellished with decorative brass and malachite set bosses.

Estimate: $200

0042

A 19thC European country fruitwood turned wooden bowl
fine ribbed bands, age evident. Dia.360mm.

Estimate: $90

0043

A Victorian quartered oak decanter case
oblong with brass strapped corners and bale handle to the lid, the front opening to reveal an interior fitted to hold three decanters and glasses, replaced with three later claret jugs. 370 x 220 x 270mm.

Estimate: $275

0044

An Edwardian rimu smoker's cabinet
with mirror door opening to reveal two drawers.

Estimate: $100

0045

An Edwardian oak three-decanter tantalus
with square section cut glass decanters, held in a locked frame with hinged lidded compartments and concealed drawer. W.350mm.

Estimate: $500

0046

A Continental wood glove box
the exterior carved with florals, oak leaves and belt strapping. 320 x 100 x 700mm.

Estimate: $100

0047

Attributed Mary Baker Mother and Child bronze
monogramed and with foundry mark/date 85. H.255mm.

Estimate: $160

0048

A 19thC small bronze of Narcissus
he wears a goat skin slung over his shoulder, his hair is gathered in a grape vine band. He is captured glimpsing his reflection in a pool. After the original from Pompeii, now in the Musée Nationale, Naples. H.305mm (marble plinth faulted)

Estimate: $150

0049

An early 20thC Besson & Co. 'Class A' 'Zephy' slide trombone
in original leather case, engraved details to trumpet, silver plate brass construction, no mouthpiece.

Estimate: $160

0050

An old pingao kete
irregular rectangular shape with two handles. W.430mm.

Estimate: $95

0051

A rare George III painted police truncheon
with coat-of-arms and royal cypher on a black ground, ribbed handle. L.330mm.

Estimate: $650

0052

A Coptic Christian tapestry fragment
c.5-8thC AD, framed with descriptive manuscript from the Auckland Museum verso. Overall 370 x 270mm.

Estimate: $100

0053

A 19thC Wool work picture of the sailing ship 'H.M.S. Orpheus'
displayed under sale and worked in ivory, red, brown and blue dominant wool tones, an embroidered label to the base, some damage. 730 x 540mm.

Estimate: $450

0054

A George III embroidered sampler
featuring biblical verses, Adam and Eve in the Garden of Eden surrounded by various animals, etc, embroidered by Martha Smallwood, aged 12 years in 1812., under glass and in mahogany frame, some old staining. 530 x 410mm.

Estimate: $350

0055

A small Tibetan thangka
framed. 250 x 195mm.

Estimate: $120

0056

An Australian made brass menorah candelabra
marked Dwyer, Melbourne, c.1920s. H.680mm

Estimate: $200

0057

A cased Stanley (Great Turnstile Holborn London) Amsler type planimeter
for measuring irregular 2D area, serial number 22289, c.1895, in German silver, calibrated for measuring in square inches.

Estimate: $140

0058

A Malloch & Sons plough plane
screw stemmed.

Estimate: $100

0059

An Edwardian Ericsson Commonwealth wall phone
the walnut frame with twin bells, early type handset, ebonised battery door.

Estimate: $250

0060

A Western Electric Co candlestick telephone
with ringer box, patent 1913. H.300mm.

Estimate: $150

0061

A Thornton-Pickard Imperial Triple Extension half plate mahogany field camera
with Thornton-Pickard shutter with cord release, Meyer & Co. Aristotigmat 180mm brass lens, damage to ground glass back.

Estimate: $200

0062

A W. W. Rouch Patent portable half plate mahogany field camera 1880 -1885
with Dallmeyer Rapid Rectilinear 6×5″ brass lens lacking stop. Labelled: ‘Rouch's Patent Camera, Manufactured by W. W. Rouch & Co., 180 Strand, London’.

Estimate: $200

0063

A Dr. Gerald Macaura’s patent 'Pulsocon' self-help blood circulator/massager
c.1900, functional mechanical vibrating instrument in original box with booklets.

Estimate: $100

0064

A Victorian period medical 'Magneto-Electric Machine manufactured by S Maw
Son & Thompson London, housed in mahogany box and with original manufacturers label and instructions. L.260mm

Estimate: $160

0065

A tin plate advertising desk top perpetual calendar
for Kepler Cod Liver. A.F. H.190mm

Estimate: $100

0066

A Worthington's Pale Ale pub mirror
700 x 960mm overall.

Estimate: $100

0067

A Georgian brass trivet
the top decorated with mermen creatures around a large vase, a wire grill to the base. 380 x 280 x 265mm.

Estimate: $150

0068

A vintage cameo shell lamp
carved with the image of a winged woman playing the harp, on traditional tripod winged beast base. H.225mm.

Estimate: $150

0069

A c.1930 Meccano constructed model of Sir Malcolm Campbell's ‘Blue Bird’
hatch blue and nickel printed panels. L. 565mm. Note: This 1933 ‘Blue Bird’ was sleeker and more aerodynamically superior to the earlier prototype. In 1935 it reached 301.337 miles per hour breaking the 300 mph barrier for the first time, crowning Sir Malcolm Campbell's record-breaking career.

Estimate: $140

0070

A cast iron money bank 'Every Copper Helps'
in the shape of a police officer, Sydenham McOustra, 1910 England. H.155mm.

Estimate: $150

0071

A Greedy Boy money box
green jacket with white collar and yellow tie, cast aluminium by H.C.U. Ltd, Ch-Ch. Original base. H.160mm.

Estimate: $150

0072

A vintage cast iron money bank
in the form of a football player shooting a goal, by John Harper, UK. Registered No. 247326 1895. Comes with coins. L.255mm, H.110mm.

Estimate: $320

0073

A large Georgian mahogany writing slope
decorated with cut brass borders on black lacquer ground, brass clashed edges and handles. Fitted interior. Some losses. 505 x 270 x 200mm.

Estimate: $350

0074

An olive wood souvenir album from Jerusalem
containing scenic prints and pressed flowers from 'The Holy Land'. 290 x 220mm.

Estimate: $100

0075

A Bellestone crocodile skin handbag

Estimate: $80

0076

A pair of vintage English hand-made riding boots
in brown leather and with wooden trees. British mens' size 8 (sole L.305mm, boot H.480mm).

Estimate: $300 - $350

0077

A large Louis Vuitton vintage 100% silk scarf
in original box, c.1980s. 1400 x 1400mm.

Estimate: $150

0078

A Victorian Paisley shawl
Jacquard loomed decorated with large paisley designs and small floral details. 1600 x 3240 approx.

Estimate: $300

0079

A Victorian Paisley shawl
Jacquard loomed decorated with large paisley designs and serpentine panels. Central velvet circular patch. 1600 x 2860mm approx

Estimate: $300

0080

A large Senufo korhogo cloth panel
northern Côte d'Ivoire, mid-20thC (c.1945), decorated with animals and figures.

Estimate: $350

0081

A large woven Akan Kente cloth
Ghana, mid-20thC (c.1945), in predominant maroon, green and gold colours, cotton and silk cloth strips hand stitched together.

Estimate: $250

0082

An African (Niger) large ground loom woven textile
geometric wool weft patterned on cotton warps, c.1960.

Estimate: $250

0083

A Mongolian goat hide
with long lustrous blonde fur. L.1000mm.

Estimate: $200

0084

Four vintage pocketknives and one mini greenstone axe
one pocketknife with greenstone panels, the other three of mainly bone construction.

Estimate: $120

0085

A selection of USSCo brass buttons

Estimate: $90

0086

An old split willow fishing creel
c.1920s/30s, bound in leather and with pigskin lure pouch and leather harness. W.380mm.

Estimate: $200

0087

A carved antler cabinet piece angler's 'priest' by Taupo master carver Des Baker
carved as a dragonfly nymph alighted on a stick, c.2004. L.260mm.

Estimate: $450

0088

A late 19thC carved wooden duck decoy
14½" solid wood body with keel, remnants of original paint and glass eyes. Noted as a beach find.

Estimate: $220

0089

A large 14" x 7" wide body wooden duck decoy
flat underside and hollow body, fitted with large wooden keel and original glass eyes. c.1940's.

Estimate: $250

0090

A good 15" hand carved wooden display duck decoy
dark stained, attractive form with glass eyes.

Estimate: $240

0091

A pair of wooden teal duck decoys
displayable modern style and with '1st edition, A.P. Sutch/C. A. Benfield, Boyds Collection 1980-85' to underside.

Estimate: $120

0092

An early vintage fine weave canvas duck decoy
c.1920 kapok stuffed and shaped, with glass eyes.

Estimate: $170

0093

An early vintage wooden teal duck decoy
c.1920-30s, handmade, with flat underbelly, swivel head, tack eyes, in original order.

Estimate: $170

0094

An old 15" wooden two-piece duck decoy
c. 1940s.

Estimate: $140

0095

A vintage brass two-draw lady's gaff
stamped 'Made in Great Britain' and with remnants of logo to base. L.345mm (900mm extended)

Estimate: $100

0096

A Hardy St. George 3¾" fly reel
c.1940-50s, with glass agate guide, good line and blue Hardy zip case, in near mint condition.

Estimate: $280

0097

An old 7" Oakwood Ruben Heaton’s Scarborough-style sea reel
aged oak, ventilated spool with David Slater quick release spool, 'RH' stamped inside brass upright.

Estimate: $130

0098

A rare large Allcock Smith fly box
top quality English with leatherette finish, detail to inside. With contents.

Estimate: $140

0099

Three N.Z. vintage banknotes
includes two 5 pound by Fleming and one 10 pound by Hanna with faults.

Estimate: $90

0100

13 vintage N.Z. ₤1 banknotes
includes six Fleming, six Hanna and one Wilson.

Estimate: $120