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A Charming English Folk Art Carved Wooden Big Ben Clock
50116
1950's

of neogothic design with its pointed spire, clock faces and tall reticulated body; the body in good restored condition; clock not in working order 

Height: 
37"
Width: 
8.75"
Depth: 
8.75
$2,450
Available
9299
1882

topped with an intricate sterling silver basset hound head with 'London 1882' hallmarks and initials 'S.H.W'; also embossed 'Junior Carlton Club'*; sturdy malacca shaft and original silver ferrule; 
The Junior Carlton Club was a London gentlemen's club, established in 1864 and disbanded in 1977

 

 

Height: 
36"
Width: 
dog's head 2"
Diameter: 
stick: 1"
$2,625
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rare and large english burmantofts faience teal-glazed pierce-work jardinière/urn/pot
4751
late 19th century

a fine example from the Leeds factory Burmantofts faïence, with pierced neck and shoulder and adorned overall with incised decoration; excellent antique condition with overall minor wear consistent with age; stamped to underside 'Burmantofts Faience, 504 EAS', examples of Burmantofts faience can be found in the Victoria & Albert Museum Ceramic collection

Height: 
13"
Diameter: 
16"
$3,250
Available
well-rendered english chromolithograph of basset hounds in a field, circa 1881
4762
1881

color plate by major British lithographic firm Vincent Brooks Day & Son, London; from the book The Illustrated Book of the Dog, 1881; Cassell & Co. Publisher; Vero Shaw, author; dogs listed as Jupiter, Fino de Paris and Pallas owned by British breeder George Krehl; good condition with only minor discoloration along the border; bright and clean colors; new acid-free matte; within an antique carved and gilded frame 

Height: 
13.75"
Width: 
17.5"
Depth: 
1.25"
$2,500
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victorian black-lacquered stationary box with expressive hand-painted basset hound
4759
late 19th century

black lacquer over a hand-made wooden box; the hinged lid adorned with a well-delineated and expressive basset hound face; the interior with removable slats and a small stamp box with carved mother-of-pearl pull; some discoloration to moire silk lining; good antique condition with overall even wear and fine craquelure

 

 

Height: 
4"
Width: 
7.5"
Depth: 
4.5"
$1,500
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a finely rendered pair of english victorian brass ornamental signal cannons on cast iron carriages
4753
1900

each with solid brass tilting barrel resting on a heavy-weight carriage with working wheels; finely and realistically decorated; excellent antique condition with overall even wear and patination

Height: 
8"
Width: 
17 1/4"
Depth: 
5 1/2"
$2,650
Available
a well-rendered english faience painted tile depicting a dutch galliot; signed 'Burmantofts Faience 1923
4740
dated 1923

Signed on reverse 'Dutch Galliot at Harbour Mouth'; a galiot was a type of Dutch merchant ship similar to a ketch, with a rounded fore and aft with flat bottoms to sail in shallow waters; excellent restored condition with professional repair; some wear to original giltwood frame; overall craquelure to glaze

Height: 
14.5"
Width: 
9"
Depth: 
1.5"
$2,250
Available
a shapely pair of english queen anne silver-leafed giltwood mirrors
4733
1900

each with arching mirror plate within a warmly patinated silver-leafed giltwood frame; overall even wear to surface; antiquing to plates

Height: 
33"
Width: 
21"
Depth: 
1"
$3,750
Available
 large and good quality english regency mahogany butler's tray on stand
4745
early 19th century

Perfect for use as a dry bar, the beautifully colored large solid mahogany rectangular tray with sloped end for easy serving; the raised gallery fitted with shaped handles; raised on a later hinged x-form stand; excellent antique condition with nice overall patination

Height: 
33"
Width: 
31 1/2"
Depth: 
21 1/2"
$2,850
Available
unusually large english late George III Mahogany single-drawer Canterbury
60489
late 18th century

one of the largest and best quality Canterbury's made, fitted with three adjustable serpentine dividers on a rectangular base with applied moldings and lion ring handles; the columnar rounded corners continuing to tapering legs on brass casters; excellent antique condition; attributed to Gillows of Lancaster and London (1730-1840)

Height: 
25"
Width: 
22"
Depth: 
19 1/4"
$4,250
Available

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