Collectors Items, including Great War Crested China & Period Costume | 26 February 2013
Model of Pig with Pickelhaube unmarked, pepper pot, wearing black and white...
Sold for £220
Model of Pig with Pickelhaube unmarked, pepper pot, wearing black and white pickelhaube, iron cross on left breast, 88mm high.
Model of Cat by Kingsway Art China, standing with light blue bow, (H.M.S. Hood), 80mm long.
Model of Ghurkha Knife by Arcadian China, (Farnborough), 114mm long.
Model of Bomb with Flames Coming out of Top by Aynsley China, with the flags of the allies, 'In Honour Bound', 100mm high.
See Robert Southall, Take Me Back To Dear Old Blighty (The First World War through the eyes of the Heraldic China Manufacturers) Milestone Publications, 1982, p.80.
Model of Binoculars by Vectis, inscribed 'A Gift From The Isle Of Wight', with bird and foliage decoration, 80mm long.
Model of Cheese Dish Lid unmarked, (H.M.S. New Zealand), 'Kia-Ora', 62mm long.
Model of Mess Pot unmarked, (Burgh Of Motherwell), 55mm high. (7)
Pig With Pickelhaube - Hairline crack down back. Some where to black on picklehaube. Binoculars - Hairline crack down one side. Bomb With Flame - Some roughness / flaws / discolouration to flame. Cheese Dish Lid - Lacking base. Ghurkha Knife - Wear to gilding.
Tuesday 26 February 2013, 10.00am
Bristol Auction Rooms
St. John's Place
23rd February 9.30am – 1.00pm
25th February 9.30am - 6.00pm
Morning of sale from 9.00am