Collectors Items, including Great War Crested China & Period Costume | 26 February 2013
Bust of Winston Churchill by Shelley China, on square glazed base, inscribe...
Sold for £400
Bust of Winston Churchill by Shelley China, on square glazed base, inscribed 'The Right Hon Winston Churchill First Lord Of The Admiralty', 125mm high.
Bust of Admiral Sir David Beatty by Savoy China, on round glazed base, by W.H. Cooper, inscribed 'Admiral Sir David Beatty K.C.B. Soudan Campaign 1898. Naval Victory Off Heligoland Bigh August 28th 1914. Battle Of Dogger Bank "Blucher" Sunk Jan 24th 1915. Naval Victory Of Jutland. We Have Only Had The First Round. May 31st 1916', (England), 150mm high.
Bust of Joffre by Grafton China, on square glazed base, with the flags of Liberty, 150mm high.
Bust of Lord Kitchener by Grafton China, on square glazed base, with the flags of Liberty, 125mm 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.14. (4)
Beatty - Some light 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