Collectors Items, including Great War Crested China & Period Costume | 26 February 2013
Model of Battleship 'HMS Iron Duke' No.431 by Grafton China , (St.Albans)
Sold for £200
Model of Battleship 'HMS Iron Duke' No.431 by Grafton China , (St.Albans), 155mm long
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.81
Model of Battleship 'HMS Queen Mary' by Arcadian China , (Hastings), 170mm long
Model of Battleship 'HMS Princess Royal' by Arcadian China , (HMS Tyrant), 160mm long
Model of Liner Converted to Troopship 'HMS Lion' by Caledonia Heraldic China , (Edinburgh), 140mm, (4).
HMS Lion - Wear to gilding. HMS Princess Royal - Mast has been restored. Heavy wear to gilding. HMS Queen Mary - Some light wear to gilding. Iron Duke - Tiny flaw / chip to bottom edge 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