Regency Cast Iron Bootscraper c 1820

Regency Cast Iron Bootscraper c 1820

A stylish Regency period leopard form cast iron bootscraper in untouched condition.
U.K origin c1815

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Turkoman Rug c 1880

Turkoman Rug c 1880

A fine Turkoman rug from Turkmenistan woven by Tekke tribesmen with a classic all over Gül (elephant’s foot) design. On a rich red ground colour and with soft lustrous wool c1880. 86cm x 142cm

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The Return of Odysseus clock Paris c1815

The Return of Odysseus clock Paris c1815

A superb quality French First Empire period cast & mercury gilt bronze mantel clock emblematic of The Return of Odysseús, hero of Homer’s epic poem the Odyssey.
Signed to the enamel dial. Moulinié, Bautte & Moynier a’ Paris. 11 day half hour bell striking movement with regulation to dial.
Paris c.1815.
Ht 44cm.

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Tasmanian Studio Pottery c1970

Tasmanian Studio Pottery c1970

The Tasmanian modernist / brutalist pottery collection of artist Patricia Giles ( 1932 – 2021).

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Anglo Indian Teak Almirrah c1850

Anglo Indian Teak Almirrah c1850

An elegant Anglo Indian teak cupboard / wardrobe (or in Indian, almirah). With rounded pediment, fielded panel doors with pegged joints & nicely shaped bracket foot base. Southern India c 1850.

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Art Nouveau Oval Bentwood Table c 1880

Art Nouveau Oval Bentwood Table c 1880

A wonderful Art Nouveau bentwood oval table in excellent original condition. The base of laminated steam bent birch. Vienna c 1890. 76cm H x 115cm W x 75cm deep. Price inc GST SOLD

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Regency Twin Fusee Bracket Clock c 1815

Regency Twin Fusee Bracket Clock c 1815

A handsome & good quality, small, English Regency period bracket clock in brass inlaid mahogany case. The twin fusee movement with painted dial,  adjustable large bob pendulum & lock, striking the hours on a bell. The dial & movement unsigned, though almost certainly by Thwaites & Reed of London, with signature ‘eared’ fixing wings to the rear movement plate.  With original  lion mask carrying handles.  Newly serviced & warranted for 2 years.  UK origin c 1815.  43cm H x 25cm.x 16cm.

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Pair of Boulton & Fothergill Tapersticks c 1765

Pair of Boulton & Fothergill Tapersticks c 1765

A wonderful & really rare tiny pair of George III period old Sheffield plate tapersticks, for small wax tapers. With their original sconces, in the form of  fine reeded Corinthian columns. Old Sheffield plate – an annealed sheet of copper fused to a sheet of silver, and worked up by silversmiths from the flat sheet (not electroplate), was only invented c1760.These are stamped by the leading Birmingham industrialists / artists who invented the subject. The mark B&F not used after 1773. They are  literally half the size of standard candlesticks, and just as much work to manufacture.

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Victorian Cast Iron Griffin Gardenseat c1860

Victorian Cast Iron Griffin Gardenseat c1860

A stylish Victorian double cast iron garden seat with griffin ends,in terrific condition & nice old paint. 74cm H x 134cm W x 64cm.D
UK c 1860.
Price inc GST SOLD

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Tasmanian Colonial Cedar Table c 1845

Tasmanian Colonial Cedar Table c 1845

A crisply carved Tasmanian Colonial period cedar curcular table. In nice old dry state, with original gilt brass tilting mechanism & casters,  original finish. The shaft in the form of acanthus, the leaf of the Corinthian order & regarded as the plant origin of  western classical architecture. Hobart c 1845. 74cm H x 125cm dia.

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