19th Century Door Stop / Porter

This 19th century door stop or porter is made from cast brass. The base is lead filled giving it more weight than the usual cast iron filled ones. It retains much of its original lacquer finish.

£195.00
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19th Century Mahogany Cheval Mirror

This quality 19th century mahogany cheval mirror is in good original condition. The original plate glass has some foxing at the bottom. The top rail is carved with the Prince of Wales feathers.

£695.00

Victorian Mahogany Kneehole Desk

A fine quality mid Victorian mahogany knee hole desk. This desk has been restored in a sympathetic manner retaining its age and character. The leather has been replaced with a quality black skiver edged with gilt tooling.

£1,495.00

Solid silver teaset, Walter & John Barnard, 1891

A lovely Victorian sterling silver teaset comprising teapot, sugar and creamer in Queen Anne style. The three pieces stands on an oval colet foot, the lower portion of them is embellished with fluted decoration. The teapot is fitted with a flush hinged domed lid, which also features fluted decoration: the flush hinge indicates the fine quality of this piece. The lid sports its original carved painted wood and sterling silver urn style finial. The teapot has its original plain angular carved painted wood handle featuring a scrolling thumbpiece. It has a plain spout, ornamented with fluted decoration to the underside. The teaset was crafted by the renowned and collectable London silversmiths Walter & John Barnard, and is fully hallmarked for 1891. The teaset is a good gauge of silver. Condition Full hallmarks struck to the surface of the teaset have surface wear in keeping with age and due to location, but remain legible. The part hallmarks to the interior of the teapot lid are very clear. Reflections in photographs may detract from the true representation of this lovely teaset.

£500.00

Victorian gilt metal easel mirror

A lovely Victorian gilt metal free standing easel mirror. It has a decorative shell and leaf border. This would make a lovely Christmas present, and we have another very similar one for sale if you wanted a matched pair. Ref 238

£95.00

Silver Pig Paper weight By Sampson Mordan & Co Ltd

A fine example of a silver pig paperweight by the well renowned silversmiths Sampson Mordan & Co Ltd. The cast silver pig is well detailed and bears a clear Chester hallmark for 1906 on its hind leg and the makers maker on its front leg. The loaded base on which it stands is in good condition but the hallmark is rubbed.

£495.00

Pair of 19th Century Library Chairs

This pair of William lV mahogany Library chairs are in manner of Gillows, (They are certainly of Gillows quality but not signed). The condition of both chairs is excellent. The only thing we have had to do is re-cover the original horse hair pads with aged leather. Measurements Height 87cm Width 51cm Depth 66cm Depth of seat 51cm Height of seat 49cm (with cushion) Height of seat 41cm (without cushion)

£1,295.00

Cuban Mahogany 19th Century Dining Table

A superb quality table with excellent colour and patina. This well proportioned dining dating from circa 1830 benefits from retaining all its original leaves and its original surface. The mahogany used in construction is of high quality and although not signed it is similar to Gillows quality and design. The maximum amount of diners would be twelve people . It also has its original winder and leaf carrier. Dimensions Extended length 303cm, Width 122cm, Height 73.5cm

£3,995.00

Silver Cavalry Sword Letter opener by Sampson Mordan

A rather lovely silver letter opener by Sampson Mordan & Co. In the form of cavalry sword this letter opener has been made in exquisite detail and complete with its silver scabbard. This bears a London hallmark for 1870. The hallmark on the scabbard is slightly rub but perfectly readable and hallmark on the main blade shows no sign of wear at all.

£545.00

Victorian Burr Walnut Credenza

A beautifully made and finely inlaid burr walnut credenza in excellent original condition. The lining material is somewhat faded, but an even colour in the show areas (this can be changed at a cost, to a material of your choice if you wish). The gilt brass mounts are all complete and well cast.

£2,450.00

Elsmore and Forster Circus Jug

A huge Elsmore and Forster jug, decorated with circus performers and animals. A rare and unusual piece of mid 19th century English pottery which was made in Tunstall, Staffordshire. A smaller version of this type of jug is exhibited at The Victoria and Albert museum. The jug has a small glazed over firing crack on the spout, and also a small amount of crazing to the glaze, but otherwise in excellent condition.

£995.00

Papier mache & mother of pearl vanity box

A Papier mache and inlaid mother of pearl chips box.Probably for use on a dressing table originally. It dates to around 1880. It is in good condition for the age, with all over surface crazing as you would expect. There are a couple of small chips around the bottom rim. Lovely little item

£32.00

Bottle corker, treen

This is an antique bottle corker for inserting corks in wine bottles, possibly French. Very tactile, a lightweight pale wood, probably dating to the late 19th Century.

£45.00

19th Century Mahogany Console Table

A fine quality early 19th century French Empire flame mahogany console table. This elegant and well proportioned console table has gilt metal mounts with drawer and mirror back, and also a fossil marble top. Presented in excellent condition.

£1,795.00

Edwardian rolled gold necklace, amethyst paste

A lovely dainty rolled gold and amethyst paste necklace. The two square amethyst pastes are set between three pierced bows. Rolled Gold is a fusion process where a sheet of base metal (in this case brass) is covered with thin layers of gold and then heat fused together. Jewellery is then made from this. Most of the chain link of this necklace is now revealing its brass colour, but this is still a delightful necklace.The bows retain their gold appearance.

£26.00

Gothic revival Fireside Chair

A lovely quality red walnut fireside chair, in the gothic revival style with green man carving on the back rail. Dating from circa 1880. It has been newly upholstered from the frame up using traditional methods and the highest quality materials. See our other chair in the same fabric.

£745.00

1950s costume necklace

An attractive costume jewellery neckalce dating to the 1950s. This necklace is a base metal set with aquamarine colour pastes, and a single dropper. In good condition. Nice for the party season.

£10.00