ONLINE AUCTION | August. 19 12:00pm - August. 29 12:00pm

COLLECTIBLES & DECORATIVE ARTS

Buyer's Premium: 

22% (2% discount for payments by cash or debit only - no discount for credit card or e-Transfer payments)

A diverse selection of items from two London collections, highlighted by sterling silver, fine china and porcelain, Persian rugs, vintage barber pole, antique clocks, toys, railway lanterns, a very rare Supertest sign, furniture, Asian collectibles and much more.

A sincere effort has been made to catalogue or photograph any major flaws; however, everything must be offered "as is".  Viewing in person is strongly recommended and condition reports are always available by telephone or email.  

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4781

EXCEPTIONAL MANTEL CLOCK

19th century mantel clock with ormolu mounts, signed inside "Marchand Picard", the top section appearing to be ceramic and modelled after Tasso (Italian); height 71.8cm (28 1/4in), width 50.8cm (20

Starting Bid: $10
4782

STERLING VANITY SET

Signed "International Sterling" vanity set comprising mirror, brush and comb in fitted box - length of mirror 33.7cm (13 1/4in)

Starting Bid: $10
4783

REMINGTON BRONZE

Recast Frederic Remington bronze on green marble plinth, height 20.3cm (8in)

Starting Bid: $10
4784

BARBER POLE

William Marvey Company "Look Better Feel Better", vintage porcelain barber pole - height 1.22m (48in), width 21cm (8 1/4in)

Starting Bid: $10
4785

ADVERTISING CLOCK

"Molson Export" vintage plastic wall clock in 50.8 x 53.3cm (20 x 21in) metal frame - offered "as is"

Starting Bid: $10
4786

FOUR BEATRIX POTTER FIGURINES

"Foxy Whiskered Gentleman" and "Timmy Willie" by Beswick; "Jeremy Fisher" and "Mrs. Tittlemouse" by Royal Albert - one with small chip on ear

Starting Bid: $10
4787

TOMMY ZEN VASE

Small limited edition Tommy Zen art pottery vase, 8.3cm (3 1/4in) high, in box - from Art and Style Gallery, Quebec

Starting Bid: $10
4788

LARGE COPPER TRAY

With Ancient Egyptian Revival motif, 58.4 x 38.1cm (23 x 15in)

Starting Bid: $10
4789

ARTS & CRAFTS MANTEL CLOCK

Superbly built in oak case, complete with key and pendulum, maker unknown - height 26cm (10 1/4in), width 40.6cm (16in)

Starting Bid: $10
4790

7UP SIGN

Vintage "new old stock" advertising sign, made in Canada, 1966 - 71.1 x 50.8cm (28 x 20in)

Starting Bid: $10
4791

LAWN BOWLING SET

Cased set with four lawn bowling balls

Starting Bid: $10
4792

STERLING VANITY SET

Comprising mirror, brush and comb, marked "International Sterling", length of mirror 33.7cm (13 1/4in)

Starting Bid: $10
4793

THREE DAGUERREOTYPES

Three early photographs circa 1840-1860, depicting portraits of a woman, man and sisters in fancy gilt metal frames - 7 x 5.1cm (2 3/4 x 2in), 7.6 x 5.7cm (3 x 2 1/4in) and 8.9 x 7.6cm (3 1/2 x 3in

Starting Bid: $10
4794

INKWELLS

Two antique ornate brass art nouveau inkwells, 20.3cm (8in) and 22.9cm (9in) wide

Starting Bid: $10
4795

ART GLASS PAPERWEIGHTS

Two art glass paperweights including one signed on the base, height 10.2cm (4in) and 5.1cm (2in)

Starting Bid: $10
4796

EXTREMELY RARE SUPERTEST SIGN

Vintage metal sign in two sections "You Can't Beat Superheat, Canada's Finest Heating Oil", with hand-painted image and lettering - each section measures 53.3cm x 1.12m (21 x 44in); overall dimensi

Starting Bid: $10
4797

LARGE NUTCRACKER

Hand-painted wooden nutcracker, height 91.4cm (36in) - some paint loss

Starting Bid: $10
4798

WISHING WELL CHALKBOARD

Vintage Wishing Well Orange advertising chalkboard, 71.1 x 50.8cm (28 x 20in) - showing some wear

Starting Bid: $10
4799

ART DECO ASHTRAY

Chrome ashtray with glass and onyx insets, height 71.1cm (28in)

Starting Bid: $10
4800

TIFFANY STYLE LAMP

Modern table lamp with Tiffany-style stained glass shade, height 48.3cm (19in) - working

Starting Bid: $10
4801

PAIR ANDIRONS

Pair large antique brass andirons with lower lion head pulls, each 55.9cm (22in) high

Starting Bid: $10
4802

CARVED SIDE CHAIR

Antique side chair with needlepoint seat and ornately carved back, height 1.04m (41in)

Starting Bid: $10
4803

FOUR BEATRIX POTTER FIGURINES

Including "Pickles" and "Tailor of Gloucester" by Beswick; "Benjamin Bunny" and "Flopsy Mopsy and Cottontail" by Royal Albert

Starting Bid: $10
4804

SCENT BOTTLES

Selection of new and vintage perfume bottles including Fendi, Oscar de la Renta and Vera Wang - in a Nick and Nora cosmetic bag

Starting Bid: $10
4805

THREE METAL CURIOS

Including a small metal "piggy bank", ornate brass inkwell and letter holder

Starting Bid: $10
4806

RARE PEANUT BUTTER TIN

Vintage "Club House Peanut Butter", London, Ontario 4lb tin - height 14.6cm (5 3/4in)

Starting Bid: $10
4807

TAYA TURNTABLE

Taya model FP-400, made in Japan, appears to be in excellent condition

Starting Bid: $10
4808

PAIR BOOKENDS

"Scottie Dogs", each 12.7cm (5in) high

Starting Bid: $10
4809

TEAK STORAGE COMPARTMENT

MCM teak storage drawer, 14.6 x 48.3 x 35.6cm (5 3/4 x 19 x 14in)

Starting Bid: $10
4810

BOKHARA RUG

Pakistani wool with geometric design, some staining on fringe and wear along edge - approx. 5ft 2in x 2ft 11in

Starting Bid: $10
4811

TETLEY TEA SET

Three-piece set comprising teapot, cream and sugar

Starting Bid: $10
4812

PENS

Tray of assorted pens

Starting Bid: $10
4813

SUNGLASSES

Assorted vintage ladies' sunglasses including Alfred Sung, Persol and Zara

Starting Bid: $10
4814

TWO RAILROAD LANTERNS

CNR and CPR antique train lanterns, both signed "Piper Montreal" - height 35.6cm (14in) and 38.1cm (15in)

Starting Bid: $10
4815

FISHING REELS

Tray assorted fishing reels, most vintage

Starting Bid: $10
4816

PAIR BOOKENDS

Pair heavy cast iron "elephant" bookends, each 22.9cm (9in) high

Starting Bid: $10
4817

WASH PORCELAIN

5-piece antique wash porcelain set, including 27.9cm (11in) high wash pitcher and 47cm (18 1/2in) diameter basin - signed Wilkinson England; pitcher with chip

Starting Bid: $10
4818

SNOW WHITE AND THE SEVEN DWARFS

8-piece vintage figurine set comprising 19.1cm (7 1/2in) tall Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs (complete except no Dopey and two Doc), made by Walt Disney, Japan; some paint loss

Starting Bid: $10
4819

ANTIQUE WALL MIRROR

Quality antique wall mirror with tin lithograph design of lions and figures in relief - approximately 72.4 x 92.7cm (28 1/2 x 36 1/2in)

Starting Bid: $10
4820

BUTTONS

Large bag full of assorted buttons

Starting Bid: $10
4821

THREE ANIMAL SCULPTURES

Including pair of vintage leather elephants, 30.5cm (12in) and 34.3cm (13 1/2in) high; together with a massive wood giraffe, height 1.52m (60in)

Starting Bid: $10
4822

TWO VINTAGE TIN CARS

Two Japanese tin cars circa 1950's

Starting Bid: $10
4823

MARBLES

Bag of assorted marbles, mostly boulders

Starting Bid: $10
4824

TWO DOOR KNOCKERS

Two vintage metal door knockers, both made in Canada - 15.2cm (6in) and 16.5cm (6 1/2in) high

Starting Bid: $10
4825

FISHING LURES

Two vintage cedar hand-painted lures by Poe's, in original packaging

Starting Bid: $10
4826

VINTAGE METALWARE

Including two bells, inkwell, deer head and horseshoe

Starting Bid: $10
4827

PERSIAN SILK AND WOOL RUG

Hand-knotted Persian silk and wool rug, noticeable sun fading - approx. 5ft 6in x 2ft 10in

Starting Bid: $10
4828

TWO MOTHER-OF-PEARL CASES

Two vintage quality mother-of-pearl makeup cases, found with original boxes

Starting Bid: $10
4829

FOUR BEATRIX POTTER FIGURINES

All made by Beswick including "Jemima Puddleduck", "Peter Rabbit" and two "Lady Mouse"

Starting Bid: $10
4830

TRAY/ FRENCH IVORY, ETC.

Vintage French ivory tray with assorted cosmetic tools and perfumes

Starting Bid: $10
4831

GLASS FLOWER FROGS

Including four flower frogs with milk glass stands, clear glass with stand and three additional glass inserts

Starting Bid: $10
4832

ANTIQUE WASH SET

Including 27.9cm (11in) high pitcher and 43.2cm (17in) diameter wash basin, signed for Stoke-on-Trent, England - old hairline and a few old chips, typical of age

Starting Bid: $10
4833

QUALITY WALL MIRROR

Modern decorator mirror in 1.09m x 78.7cm (43 x 31in) frame

Starting Bid: $10
4834

BURNTWOOD BOX WITH CONTENTS

Antique burntwood box, inside a homeopathic kit from Toronto, circa 1930/40 - the box measures 14 x 15.9 x 22.9cm (5 1/2 x 6 1/4 x 9in)

Starting Bid: $10
4835

BRASS MICROSCOPE

Antique British brass microscope in mahogany case, unsigned but with R & J Beck objective, eyepiece, slides, fishplate and bullseye - the microscope measures 31.8cm (12 1/2in) high

Starting Bid: $10
4836

ROLLUP DRAWING SET

Antique set in leather rollup case including rulers, dividers, pens, etc.

Starting Bid: $10
4837

TIFFANY STYLE LAMP

Vintage table lamp with stained glass shade, height 54.6cm (21 1/2in) - working

Starting Bid: $10
4838

TWO VANITY MIRRORS

Including an elegant three-section vanity or dresser-top mirror, overall height 55.9cm (22in), width approximately 76.2cm (30in); together with a smaller dresser-top makeup mirror

Starting Bid: $10
4839

ASHTRAY SET

Unique poker ashtray set in carved onyx, "heart", "diamond", "club" and "spade" design

Starting Bid: $10
4840

SUNGLASSES

Two pairs ladies' sunglasses including Chanel and Burberry, with cases

Starting Bid: $10
4841

VINTAGE TOYS

Including a vintage "Five Pin" bowling game, tin refrigerator and modern "gas pump" clock

Starting Bid: $10
4842

RECEIVER & PAIR SPEAKERS

Vintage Marantz stereophonic receiver, model 2250B, with pair of Monitor Audio speakers, made in England, serial number R252 10719

Starting Bid: $10
4843

SUPERMAN ACTION FIGURE

Incredibly large size, standing 76.2cm (30in) high

Starting Bid: $10
4844

SINGER FEATHERWEIGHT

Model 221K with box, manual and attachments - appears to be in excellent condition considering age

Starting Bid: $10
4845

HARMONY ROSE DINNERWARE

Partial set of vintage Alfred Meakin "Harmony Rose" dinnerware, comprising 8 dinner plates, 6 side plates, 13 saucers, teacups, trays and serving pieces

Starting Bid: $10
4846

FRENCH IVORY MAKEUP SET

Circa early 20th century French ivory makeup or vanity set, in roll-up case and box - quite a rare find being all complete and in excellent condition

Starting Bid: $10
4847

TEACUPS

Comprising 13 cups and saucers, two extra cups and saucers, Aynsley dish

Starting Bid: $10
4848

PERSIAN RUG

Vintage Persian long rug with cream-coloured background, multi-coloured border and centre medallion - dimensions 7ft 6in x 4ft 11in; please note wear

Starting Bid: $10
4849

VINTAGE TABLECLOTHS, DOILIES

Including a vintage "Checkmate" tablecloth in original packaging, doilies, etc.

Starting Bid: $10
4850

TWO CAMERA TRIPODS

Two vintage adjustable camera tripods

Starting Bid: $10
4851

DECORATOR WALL MIRROR

In carved and painted 81.3cm x 1.09m (32 x 43in) frame

Starting Bid: $10
4852

ANTIQUE DROP-LEAF TABLE

Antique diminutive mahogany drop-leaf table with drawer - measurements with leaves down: height 28 1/2in, width 31 1/2in, depth 11 1/2in

Starting Bid: $10
4853

CAST IRON PLAQUE

Extremely heavy cast iron plaque depicting a Grecian figure in relief, 50.8 x 31.8cm (20 x 12 1/2in)

Starting Bid: $10
4854

BREVETE ASIAN MIRROR

Vintage Brevete SGDG fold-out triple mirror - some age-related wear; dimensions when closed 23.5cm (9 1/4in) square

Starting Bid: $10
4855

CUTLERY

Assorted spoons and knives

Starting Bid: $10
4856

PAIR BOOKENDS

Pair bronze figural bookends, each 11.4cm (4 1/2in) high

Starting Bid: $10
4857

TWO ANTIQUE HOOKED RUGS

Pair antique hooked rugs, one signed "Quebec" - each approximately 12 x 15in - some wear

Starting Bid: $10
4858

THREE ANIMAL FIGURINES

Three vintage animal figurines, including two buffalo and lion

Starting Bid: $10
4859

METALWARE INCLUDING TRENCH ART

Three brass trench art candlesticks, thermometer and barometer

Starting Bid: $10
4860

OIL CANS

Including vintage Esso and Castrol GTX

Starting Bid: $10
4861

IMPRESSIVE CENTREPIECE

Large silverplated serving tray, the centre with dragon and foo lion design - height 40.6cm (16in), width 68.6cm (27in)

Starting Bid: $10
4862

THREE ASIAN CARVINGS

Including a bone carving with signature on base, and vintage wood carving - both affixed to stands, height for each 26.7cm (10 1/2in); together with a small coral carving of a bust

Starting Bid: $10
4863

GOUDA PEDESTAL BOWL

Signed on base, height 12.7cm (5in)

Starting Bid: $10
4864

GLEN RABINA FRAME

"Dolphin" pewter picture frame, designed by Haida artist Glen Rabena, outer dimensions 18.4 x 15.2cm (7 1/4 x 6in)

Starting Bid: $10
4865

GLASS & POTTERY

Including an art pottery vase and 6pcs. blue glass

Starting Bid: $10
4866

TWO SETS OF CUTLERY

Two cutlery sets in canteens, both Rogers plate

Starting Bid: $10
4867

ASIAN BOXES

Two vintage Asian boxes, one with bone and the other porcelain inserts - height to top of handles 14.6cm (5 3/4in) and 19.7cm (7 3/4in)

Starting Bid: $10
4868

TRAY/ CURIOS

Tray of pocket knives, metalware, locks, etc.

Starting Bid: $10
4869

TOYS

Including Chevrolet Tahoe with boat model, vintage plastic boat model and billiard game

Starting Bid: $10
4870

CURIOS

Antique burlwood box with contents, antique cameo, etc.

Starting Bid: $10
4871

BELLEEK, CARNIVAL GLASS, ETC.

Including a large Belleek vase, orange carnival glass dish and Valencia figurine

Starting Bid: $10
4872

PARACHUTE

Vintage parachute in military canvas bag, the consignor believes this was originally U.S. Air Force; sold as a decorative item only, not to be used

Starting Bid: $10
4873

SET OF GERMAN DINNERWARE

"Edelstein" Bavaria dinnerware, made in Germany, comprising dinner plates, fruit dishes, soup dishes, teacups, saucers and additional serving pieces

Starting Bid: $10
4874

SCENT BOTTLES

6 perfume bottles including art glass examples, all found inside boxes

Starting Bid: $10
4875

THREE MILLENNIUM COIN SETS

Three coin sets from 1999, all found in original packaging

Starting Bid: $10
4876

CURIOS

Including assorted English toby mugs, coin bank, "The Bruce Trail" book, magnifying glass, etc.

Starting Bid: $10
4877

CUTLERY, ETC.

Tray lot including a large assortment of souvenir spoons, butter knives, etc.

Starting Bid: $10
4878

TOYS, DOLLS, ETC.

Including "Tiny Thumbelina" doll in box, vintage pincushion doll, bisque porcelain doll, stuffed toys including Disney

Starting Bid: $10
4879

VANITY SET, FASHION ITEMS

4pc. silverplated vanity set comprising mirror, two brushes and comb; two circa 1960's glitter wallets; two vintage hair claws

Starting Bid: $10
4880

BOHEMIA CRYSTAL STEMWARE

27 pieces Czech crystal stemware comprising wine glasses, champagne flutes and cognac snifters

Starting Bid: $10
4881

SET OF FOUR CHAIRS

Four quality mahogany dining chairs, each with matching custom upholstery - height for each chair 34 1/4in

Starting Bid: $10
4882

BRASS MICROSCOPE

Antique monocular brass microscope with interesting stage adjustment, found inside a fitted mahogany box with key - height of microscope 34.9cm (13 3/4in)

Starting Bid: $10
4883

LACE MAKING BOBBINS

Assorted bone embossed in wire lace making bobbins

Starting Bid: $10
4884

JOSEPH AMADIO STUDENT'S MICROSCOPE

Brass student's microscope with bullseye and three objectives in case; partial London label can be seen inside; height 15.2cm (6in); Joseph Amadio, 1812-1892

Starting Bid: $10
4885

PAIR WALL MIRRORS

Pair ornate mid-century wall mirrors with faux wood frames, each measuring 91.4 x 43.2cm (36 x 17in)

Starting Bid: $10
4886

VINTAGE ASIAN TABLE LAMPS

Pair hand-painted vases converted to table lamps, overall height for each 77.5cm (30 1/2in) - one with repair to base

Starting Bid: $10
4887

BRASS FIREPLACE FENDER

Antique brass fireplace fender hearth surround, 48 x 10in - some oxidation

Starting Bid: $10
4888

IVORY CARVING

Exceptional ivory carving on stand depicting a sitting ancestor, overall height 10.2cm (4in) - this and the next 10 lots are from the same private collection, Strathroy, Ontario

Starting Bid: $10
4889

VASES, TEACUP

Including a vintage cloisonne and a porcelain vase, 12.7cm (5in) and 16.5cm (6 1/2in) high; together with a Japanese moriage porcelain cup and saucer (hairline)

Starting Bid: $10
4890

THREE CARVINGS

Three Asian stone carvings, each approximately 10.2cm (4in) high

Starting Bid: $10
4891

HAND-PAINTED CHARGER

Vintage Japanese charger, beautifully hand-painted with figures, cranes and landscape scenes, signed on base - diameter 24.1cm (9 1/2in); with stand

Starting Bid: $10
4892

IVORY LOT

Including an ivory necklace, miniature boat model and two implements

Starting Bid: $10
4893

FOUR CONTAINERS

Three papier mache and metal containers, attributed to early 20th century Asia

Starting Bid: $10
4894

STONE INKWELLS, CARVINGS

Two carved stone inkwells (one with hairline), assorted carvings, etc.

Starting Bid: $10
4895

PORCELAIN TEA SET

Comprising porcelain teapot, creamer (hairline), three bowls (one with chips) and two cups and saucers - two saucers are signed

Starting Bid: $10
4896

ARTWORK

Assorted unframed Japanese artwork, small framed mother-of-pearl art and "Hokusai" Japanese art book with 44 plates, 29 of which are in colour

Starting Bid: $10
4897

VASE, DISHES

Vintage hand-painted Chinese vase with the Qianlong mark, attributed to the first half of the 20th century, height 15.2cm (6in); together with a vintage pedestal dish and covered dish

Starting Bid: $10
4898

ASIAN PORCELAIN, ETC.

Including two clay teapots, cup and saucers, bowls, etc. - condition not guaranteed

Starting Bid: $10
4899

METALWARE

Including a vintage clock, apple peeler, mirror, etc.

Starting Bid: $10
4900

TOYS

Tray lot of vintage toys and collectibles

Starting Bid: $10
4901

GLASS DECANTER, WEDGWOOD, ETC.

Vintage glass decanter with stopper, pair black basalt candlesticks, 3pcs. Wedgwood

Starting Bid: $10
4902

ELECTRIC HEDGE TRIMMER

Homelite 3.7 amp 22in, found in original packaging, guaranteed working

Starting Bid: $10
4903

VINTAGE WOOD PLANERS

Assorted in box

Starting Bid: $10
4904

COFFEE GRINDER, MIXER, MINIATURE SEWING MACHINE

Three curios "as found", including a vintage Commodore chrome mixer

Starting Bid: $10
4905

TRAY/ CURIOS

Including figural ashtrays, "bobber salt and pepper" shaker set, costume jewellery, Bunnykins figurine, etc.

Starting Bid: $10
4906

BOX/ CURIOS

Including vintage roller skates, bag of assorted matchbooks, mirror, china, etc.

Starting Bid: $10
4907

QUILTS, ETC.

Two vintage quilts in red and white designs, and two blankets

Starting Bid: $10
4908

ASSORTED CRYSTAL

Nice assortment including quality cut crystal bowl, goblets, figurine, etc.

Starting Bid: $10
4909

LINENS, DOILIES, ETC.

Tray lot including vintage and antique doilies, baby gown, clothing, fan, old paper ephemera, etc.

Starting Bid: $10
4910

GIFT BOXES

10 quality floral gift boxes (some with decorations inside) and two extra boxes

Starting Bid: $10
4911

TRAY/ COLLECTIBLES

Including a vintage men's travelling set in case ("as is"), English pottery candleholder, porcelain and glassware

Starting Bid: $10
4912

JAPANESE CHINA, MUSIC BOXES, ETC.

Two trays of assorted collectibles including Japanese china, music boxes including Disney, teddy bear, Red Rose tea ceramics, etc.

Starting Bid: $10
4913

ASSORTED CHINA & COLLECTIBLES

Large assortment of items including vintage jewellery boxes, trays, glassware, china, vintage women's boots, peanut butter jars, decorations and much more

Starting Bid: $10
4914

LARGE BUST AND DISH

Large ceramic and painted bust of a woman, height 54.6cm (21 1/2in); "The Tour of Dr. Syntax in Search of Picturesque" semi porcelain dish by Adams

Starting Bid: $10
4915

WAYNE GRETZKY JERSEY

Edmonton Oilers NHL jersey, men's large, with printed Gretzky signature on front

Starting Bid: $10
4916

TWO EVENING BAGS

Two vintage evening bags in mother-of-pearl and white fur designs

Starting Bid: $10
4917

STERLING SILVER, ETC.

Tray lot including sterling silver implements, cutlery and brush

Starting Bid: $10
4918

JEWELLERY, TIARA, ETC.

Tray lot including a beautiful vintage tiara, assorted costume jewellery, old wristwatch, etc.

Starting Bid: $10
4919

TRAY/ COLLECTIBLES

Including vintage Asian porcelain, crystal, trinket boxes, Carrie Wroot lidded bowl, scent bottle, etc.

Starting Bid: $10
4920

FRAMES

Nice selection of assorted vintage wood frames

Starting Bid: $10