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The Decorative House: Antiques & Interiors Auction
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The Decorative House: Antiques & Interiors Auction

Antique & Decorators auction

The Decorative House:  Antiques & Interiors auction

Auction dates
Mar 06, 2021 11:00 AM GMT
Viewing dates
Mar 01, 2021 10:00 AM - 05:00 PM GMT
Mar 02, 2021 10:00 AM - 05:00 PM GMT
Mar 03, 2021 10:00 AM - 05:00 PM GMT
Mar 04, 2021 10:00 AM - 05:00 PM GMT
Mar 05, 2021 10:00 AM - 05:00 PM GMT
Auction currency
GBP
Buyer's premium
20 % (exc. Sales tax)
Online commission
3 % (exc. Sales tax)
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There are 375 lots within this auction
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Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading A Vietnamese celadon crackle-glazed pottery jar and cover, with ribbed body, unmarked. Height 19cm
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1
0 GBP
Opening bid
30 GBP
Max bid
GBP
Estimate
50 - 70 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading A Chinese celadon glazed jar, possibly a wine jar, moulded with panels enclosing figures beneath a
Quantity
1
0 GBP
Opening bid
70 GBP
Max bid
GBP
Estimate
120 - 180 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading A Japanese red lacquered woven pillow, Meiji period, of characteristic form with square ends. Length
Quantity
1
35 GBP
Opening bid
35 GBP
Max bid
GBP
Estimate
60 - 80 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading A Chinese scroll painting, on silk, depicting six Deities or Immortals. Panel 106cm by 58cm, overall
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1
0 GBP
Opening bid
50 GBP
Max bid
GBP
Estimate
80 - 120 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading A large Chinese porcelain jar and cover in a famille rose palette, of baluster form, with domed
Quantity
1
50 GBP
Opening bid
50 GBP
Max bid
GBP
Estimate
80 - 120 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading A set six Chinese watercolour studies, c. 1900, framed as a pair, depicting ladies at work and play,
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1
50 GBP
Opening bid
50 GBP
Max bid
GBP
Estimate
80 - 120 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading A Japanese cloisonne enamel on porcelain vase or jar, Meiji period, of ovoid form, decorated with
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1
0 GBP
Opening bid
35 GBP
Max bid
GBP
Estimate
60 - 80 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading A Chinese scroll painting, depicting a lakeside pavilion in a mountainous landscape, with
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1
0 GBP
Opening bid
35 GBP
Max bid
GBP
Estimate
60 - 80 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading A Chinese carved wooden figure of a seated deity or dignitary, in the Ming style, possibly Zhenwu (
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1
0 GBP
Opening bid
120 GBP
Max bid
GBP
Estimate
200 - 300 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading A black and gilt lacquered wooden figure of Buddha, possibly Thai, modelled seated. 23cm
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1
0 GBP
Opening bid
35 GBP
Max bid
GBP
Estimate
60 - 80 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading A Chinese carved, painted and gilt wood figure of a seated Emperor in the Ming style, modelled
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1
0 GBP
Opening bid
35 GBP
Max bid
GBP
Estimate
60 - 80 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading A Chinese gilt and red lacquered figure of a sage, modelled seated on a throne chair. (losses).
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1
0 GBP
Opening bid
50 GBP
Max bid
GBP
Estimate
80 - 120 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading A studio porcelain plate, probably Japanese, in a black/brown glaze, the well spirally moulded, with
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1
0 GBP
Opening bid
30 GBP
Max bid
GBP
Estimate
50 - 70 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading A Chinese spinach-green jade bowl, the plain body with gently flaring rim, on a ring foot, the
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1
0 GBP
Opening bid
60 GBP
Max bid
GBP
Estimate
100 - 150 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading A Chinese carved soapstone figure of a standing figure, possibly Shoulao, modelled holding a
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1
0 GBP
Opening bid
35 GBP
Max bid
GBP
Estimate
60 - 80 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading A Chinese carved lapis lazuli vase and cover, the vase boldly in relief with scrolling dragons,
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1
0 GBP
Opening bid
40 GBP
Max bid
GBP
Estimate
70 - 100 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading A Bidri silver-inlaid covered vase, Deccan, India, 19th century, of waisted baluster form, on a
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1
0 GBP
Opening bid
150 GBP
Max bid
GBP
Estimate
250 - 350 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading A Bidri silver-inlaid covered bowl, Deccan, India 19th century, of hemispherical form, on a short
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1
0 GBP
Opening bid
180 GBP
Max bid
GBP
Estimate
300 - 500 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading A Bidri silver-inlaid spittoon, Deccan, India, 19th century, of characteristic hourglass shape, on a
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1
0 GBP
Opening bid
180 GBP
Max bid
GBP
Estimate
300 - 500 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading A Chinese cinnabar lacquer box, rectangular, the lift-off cover densely decorated with figures,
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1
0 GBP
Opening bid
35 GBP
Max bid
GBP
Estimate
60 - 80 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading Indian School, 19th Century, a Rajput or Mughal ruler, seated on a dais with attendant figures,
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1
0 GBP
Opening bid
60 GBP
Max bid
GBP
Estimate
100 - 150 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading Indian School, 19th Century, a ruler seated by a pavilion with his attendant Court, gouache and gold
Quantity
1
0 GBP
Opening bid
60 GBP
Max bid
GBP
Estimate
100 - 150 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading A modern Chinese yellow-ground porcelain vase, of baluster shape, painted with figural panels amidst
Quantity
1
0 GBP
Opening bid
25 GBP
Max bid
GBP
Estimate
40 - 60 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading A Chinese bowl, of tapering cylindrical form, in a Tang style drip glaze, unmarked. Height 7.25cm
Quantity
1
0 GBP
Opening bid
35 GBP
Max bid
GBP
Estimate
60 - 80 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading A Chinese porcelain tea bowl, decorated with an exotic beast and scrolling flowers above a lappet
Quantity
1
0 GBP
Opening bid
50 GBP
Max bid
GBP
Estimate
80 - 120 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading A Chinese blue-glazed pottery incense stick holder, of barrel form, with moulded decoration.
Quantity
1
0 GBP
Opening bid
40 GBP
Max bid
GBP
Estimate
70 - 90 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading A Chinese blue glazed clay vase, of domed form, and tapering towards an unglazed base. Height 13.
Quantity
1
0 GBP
Opening bid
50 GBP
Max bid
GBP
Estimate
80 - 100 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading A set of four modern Chinese small bowls each with mottled celadon glaze, unmarked. (4) 5cm by 9cm
Quantity
1
0 GBP
Opening bid
35 GBP
Max bid
GBP
Estimate
60 - 80 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading A Chinese blue and white porcelain tulip vase, of double gourd form, with four baluster-form
Quantity
1
0 GBP
Opening bid
40 GBP
Max bid
GBP
Estimate
70 - 90 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading A pair of Mary Gregory style green glass ewers, with characteristic decoration in white enamel,
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1
0 GBP
Opening bid
35 GBP
Max bid
GBP
Estimate
60 - 80 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading An Aynsley dessert service, c. 1905-10, each piece centred by a gilt roundel, the rims with sprigs
Quantity
1
0 GBP
Opening bid
60 GBP
Max bid
GBP
Estimate
100 - 150 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading An unusual Royal Winton hand-painted pitcher, c. 1940-50, decorated with strawberries, grapes and
Quantity
1
0 GBP
Opening bid
30 GBP
Max bid
GBP
Estimate
50 - 70 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading A pair of German porcelain figural table lamps, c.1920 modelled as a lady and gentleman in 18th
Quantity
1
0 GBP
Opening bid
35 GBP
Max bid
GBP
Estimate
60 - 90 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading A French faience figural double salt, late 19th century, possibly Fourmaintraux, Desvres, modelled
Quantity
1
0 GBP
Opening bid
60 GBP
Max bid
GBP
Estimate
100 - 150 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading A Royal Worcester figure, "My Favourite", modelled by F. Doughty, no. 3014, puce printed marks (
Quantity
1
0 GBP
Opening bid
35 GBP
Max bid
GBP
Estimate
60 - 80 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading A group of 19th century Staffordshire comprising: a marriage jug, in a lustre-glaze inscribed "
Quantity
1
0 GBP
Opening bid
30 GBP
Max bid
GBP
Estimate
50 - 70 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading A group of 19th century drinking glasses comprising: a rummer with cup-shaped bowl, with thumb-cut
Quantity
1
0 GBP
Opening bid
50 GBP
Max bid
GBP
Estimate
80 - 120 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading A Royal Doulton Wemyss Ware commemorative goblet, 1980, no. 74 of a limited edition of 500,
Quantity
1
0 GBP
Opening bid
50 GBP
Max bid
GBP
Estimate
80 - 120 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading A large Vasart studio glass bowl, the pale pink rim merging to a scrolling blue/green interior,
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1
0 GBP
Opening bid
35 GBP
Max bid
GBP
Estimate
60 - 80 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading A pair of 19th century cut-glass table lustres, each with circular crenellated rim suspending
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1
0 GBP
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50 GBP
Max bid
GBP
Estimate
80 - 120 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading •Elizabeth Raeburn (b. 1943), a sculptural Raku vessel, of shaped oval form, in a blue glaze, the
Quantity
1
0 GBP
Opening bid
60 GBP
Max bid
GBP
Estimate
100 - 150 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading Carlos Van Reigersberg-Versluys (British/Moroccan, b. 1950), Vessel with Riveted Handles and Bird
Quantity
1
0 GBP
Opening bid
50 GBP
Max bid
GBP
Estimate
80 - 120 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading An Inuit Oosik club, from an Alaskan walrus baculum (penis bone), bleached. 56cm
Quantity
1
0 GBP
Opening bid
180 GBP
Max bid
GBP
Estimate
300 - 500 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading A Royal Humane Society bronze medal awarded to Alfred Martin, January 25th, 1903, with ribbon and
Quantity
1
85 GBP
Opening bid
85 GBP
Max bid
GBP
Estimate
100 - 200 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading A bronze model naval cannon, early 20th century, the tapering multi-stage barrel with flared muzzle,
Quantity
1
0 GBP
Opening bid
90 GBP
Max bid
GBP
Estimate
150 - 250 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading An African knobkerrie club, probably Zulu; together with an African carved wooden bowl on tripod
Quantity
1
0 GBP
Opening bid
60 GBP
Max bid
GBP
Estimate
100 - 150 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading A Mount Hagen axe, Papua New Guinea, of characteristic form, with steel blade. 54cm by 50cm
Quantity
1
0 GBP
Opening bid
40 GBP
Max bid
GBP
Estimate
70 - 90 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading An Indo-Persian tabar / zaghnal battle axe, of characteristic form, the blade with damascened
Quantity
1
0 GBP
Opening bid
70 GBP
Max bid
GBP
Estimate
120 - 180 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading A human skull, believed to be late Medieval, lower jaw lacking, with brown patina. Provenance: by
Quantity
1
300 GBP
Opening bid
300 GBP
Max bid
GBP
Estimate
500 - 700 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading A Black Forest carved wooden red deer shoulder mount, with glass eyes and a pair of 4+4 red deer
Quantity
1
0 GBP
Opening bid
60 GBP
Max bid
GBP
Estimate
100 - 150 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading A Common Hippopotamus skull (Hippopotamus Amphibius), c. 1880, an adult bull, some teeth lacking.
Quantity
1
0 GBP
Opening bid
420 GBP
Max bid
GBP
Estimate
700 - 900 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading A Red Deer (Cervus Elaphus) skull with 9 point antlers, mounted on a wooden shield; together with
Quantity
1
0 GBP
Opening bid
90 GBP
Max bid
GBP
Estimate
150 - 250 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading A 19th century Mauchline Ware jewellery box, the cover with a photographic view of Floors castle,
Quantity
1
0 GBP
Opening bid
35 GBP
Max bid
GBP
Estimate
60 - 80 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading A group of Hornby 0 gauge tinplate rolling stock including an LNER 460 locomotive, LMS passenger
Quantity
1
0 GBP
Opening bid
60 GBP
Max bid
GBP
Estimate
100 - 150 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading Taxidermy: a Golden Pheasant (Chrysolophus Pictus), mounted on a textured stand. Length 80cm, height
Quantity
1
0 GBP
Opening bid
35 GBP
Max bid
GBP
Estimate
60 - 80 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading An early Victorian walnut tea caddy with Tunbridgeware banding, of sarcophagus form, raised on
Quantity
1
0 GBP
Opening bid
50 GBP
Max bid
GBP
Estimate
80 - 120 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading A Victorian mahogany work box, of plain rectangular form, the cover inlaid with a mother of pearl
Quantity
1
0 GBP
Opening bid
30 GBP
Max bid
GBP
Estimate
50 - 70 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading A satinwood-inlaid burr walnut work box, mid-19th century, of plain rectangular form, the cover with
Quantity
1
0 GBP
Opening bid
40 GBP
Max bid
GBP
Estimate
70 - 90 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading Two late 19th century watering cans, one copper, the other brass, of the same design with fixed loop
Quantity
1
30 GBP
Opening bid
30 GBP
Max bid
GBP
Estimate
50 - 70 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading A George III mahogany knife box, c. 1800, of serpentine form, with ebonised stringing and raised
Quantity
1
0 GBP
Opening bid
60 GBP
Max bid
GBP
Estimate
100 - 150 GBP