Collectors Items, including Great War Crested China & Period Costume | 26 February 2013
Model of H.M.S.
Sold for £480
Model of H.M.S. Iron Duke by Carlton China, inscribed 'Great War 1914-1918 The German Fleet Surrendered 74 Warships Nov 21st 1918', (Southend on Sea), 160mm long.
Model of H.M.S. War Spite by Carlton China, (Nuneaton Priory), 160mm long.
Model of H.M.S. Canada by Carlton China, (City of Oxford), 164mm long.
Model of H.M.S. Australia by Carlton China, (Rosyth), 165mm long.
Rosyth was a Royal Naval Dockyard and base during WW1.
Model of H.M.S. Tiger by Savoy China, (Paignton), 168mm long.
Model of R.M.S. Lusitania by Carlton China, with coloured transfer print of R.M.S. Lusitania, inscribed 'The Lusitania Sunk By German Submarine Off The Irish Coast. May 7th 1915. Lives Lost 1275. Saved 703.' (6)
H.M.S. Iron Duke - Potters crack along back of ship. H.M.S. War Spite - Small potters crack along front side of ship. Some light wear to gilding. H.M.S. Canada - Mast has been broken and re-stuck. Some light wear to gilding. H.M.S. Australia - Gilding wear throughout. H.M.S. Tiger - One funnell has been re-stuck. Some wear to gilding. R.M.S. Lusitania - One gun has been re-stuck. Mast has been restored. Hairline down front side of ship.
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