ONLINE AUCTION | April. 9 12:00pm - April. 19 12:00pm

ESTATE DECORATIVE ARTS

Buyer's Premium: 

22% (2% discount on cash or debit)

Under instructions from the executors of a prominent Hamilton area (Dundas, Ontario) estate, a selection of fine antique porcelain, unique candleholders, sconces, portrait miniatures, majolica and much more.  The balance of the residence's furnishings are scheduled for an upcoming online auction.  

The auctioneers have attempted to note any flaws in the description; however, everything is sold "as is" to settle the estate.

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2201

ANTIQUE MANTEL CLOCK

Ornate neo-classical cast golden bronze with blue on white enamel chapters complete with pendulum - 50.8cm (20in) high

Current Bid: $55
2202

PAIR CANDELABRA

Displayed in the home with preceding clock - height 52.1cm (20 1/2in) - one slightly taller due to a longer replacement screw

Current Bid: $45
2203

SEMI-PORCELAIN COVERED DISH

Flow blue "Passion Flower" pattern circa 1840 on pedestal base - diameter including handles 29.8cm (11 3/4in), some chipping along edge

Current Bid: $45
2204

ANTIQUE PORTRAIT MINIATURE

Oval painting on ivory of an aristocratic lady in elaborate dress signed "Volney" housed in an ormolu 18.4cm (7 1/4in) high easel frame with blue enamel (enamel has age checks)

Current Bid: $131
2205

THREE PAIRS CUPS & SAUCERS

Pair Asian motif copper lustre, pair attributed to Rockingham and pair flower and vine copper lustre (1 cup with hairline check) - all circa 1840-1860

Current Bid: $20
2206

UNUSUAL TABLE-TOP CABINET

English burl walnut with satinwood inlay circa 1860, the 2 doors opening to 3 interior drawers with recessed brass pulls - height 28.6cm (11 1/4in), length 29.2cm (11 1/2in), depth 20.3cm (8in)

Current Bid: $165
2207

ANTIQUE PORCELAIN COMPORT

Signed "RPM" circa 1840, the 26cm (10 1/4in) diameter top supported by a column of cherubs

Current Bid: $95
2208

ANTIQUE CANDLE SCONCE

Ornate ormolu twin scrolled candle arms on 35.6cm (14in) high wall plate

Current Bid: $15
2209

PAIR EARLY PORCELAIN URNS

Covered twin-handled bodies each with 2 hand-painted landscape panels within scrolled cartouche on pedestal bases, the whole having Meissen style florals enriched with gold - old handwritten note t

Current Bid: $71
2210

TABLE LAMP

Rustic wood base supporting an ormolu sculpture of an angel - height to socket 40.6cm (16in)

Current Bid: $28
2211

ANTIQUE MAJOLICA

Teapot, covered jar and 3 assorted creamers or pitchers - tallest 15.2cm (6in), some discolouring

Current Bid: $88
2212

STERLING CREAM & SUGAR

Both signed Birks Sterling - height to top of creamer handle 12.7cm (5in); monogrammed

Current Bid: $75
2213

ANTIQUE CHINESE VASE

Blue and white decoration - height 18.4cm (7 1/4in)

Current Bid: $40
2214

VICTORIAN PAPIER MACHE

Basket and dish of 19th century decorated papier mache with gilt metal swing handles - diameter approximately 22.9cm (9in)

Current Bid: $10
2215

STAFFORDSHIRE DOG FIGURE

"Prince Charles Spaniel" with hand-painted features, note underneath dates it as circa 1870 - height 29.2cm (11 1/2in)

Current Bid: $75
2216

ART NOUVEAU BOX

Exotic wood veneers with brass inlay complete with key - width 14.6cm (5 3/4in); lid has one small piece of veneer missing

Current Bid: $62
2217

3 EARLY CUPS

Antique porcelain circa 1800-1830, minor imperfections - tallest 14cm (5 1/2in)

Current Bid: $51
2218

PAIR CANDELABRA LAMPS

One loose on base - height 55.9cm (22in)

Current Bid: $20
2219

ANTIQUE PORCELAIN COMPORT

Flaring reticulated bowl on footed pedestal base circa 1850 - height 21.6cm (8 1/2in)

Current Bid: $40
2220

MEMO HOLDER

Cast bronze, the spring-loaded clip in the form of a bumblebee - height 15.2cm (6in)

Current Bid: $40
2221

CHINESE EXPORT PORCELAIN PLATE

Retaining Christie's "The Nanking Cargo" auction tag from 1986 when they sold the recovered contents in Amsterdam from the ship "Geldermalsen" which was lost in 1752 - diameter 23.5cm (9 1/4in), sm

Current Bid: $155
2222

CHINESE EXPORT BOWL

Retaining Christie's "Nanking Cargo" auction label underneath - diameter 16.5cm (6 1/2in)

Current Bid: $160
2223

CHINESE EXPORT CUP & SAUCER

Handleless cup and saucer, the saucer retaining Christie's "Nanking Cargo" auction label

Current Bid: $135
2224

PAIR CANDLESTICKS

English Sheffield silverplate over copper dating from circa 1830, some minor dents along bases - height 27.9cm (11in)

Current Bid: $15
2225

PAIR PORCELAIN VASES

Circa 1850 each with a panel of a young woman in a garden, the inverted lips appear to have restorations - height 30.5cm (12in), complete with lamp bases as used in the home

Current Bid: $10
2226

TIFFANY & COMPANY STERLING SPOONS

Set 12 heavy sterling silver "Tiffany & Co." dessert or fruit spoons with vermeil bowls and monogrammed "R" handles - length 14.6cm (5 3/4in)

Current Bid: $250
2227

ANTIQUE MAJOLICA

Colourful 27.3cm (10 3/4in) diameter pedestal bowl decorated with fronds; green pedestal bowl (chip on base); set six 14cm (5 1/2in) bowls and a similar bowl - some discolouring

Current Bid: $77
2228

19TH CENTURY TABLE LAMP

Fancy embossed gilt metal oil lamp fitted with an electric socket and a shaded green glass shade - overall height 40.6cm (16in)

Current Bid: $38
2229

ASIAN PORCELAIN

Covered tea jar with blossoms on golden yellow field 14.6cm (5 3/4in) high, Chinese rectangular covered box, blue and white bowl or vase together with a circular papier mache tray decorated in Asia

Current Bid: $20
2230

ANTIQUE BOOK SLIDE

Scrolled ends incorporating angel masks - closed length 33cm (13in)

Current Bid: $87
2231

FIVE CUPS & SAUCERS

Royal Albert, Colclough, Royal Crown Derby, Royal Bayreuth and one antique

Current Bid: $30
2232

ANTIQUE PORTRAIT MINIATURE

Oval of a gentleman housed in an ivory clad 14 x 10.8cm (5 1/2 x 4 1/4in) frame - one small piece of ivory is lifting

Current Bid: $65
2233

PORCELAIN CENTRE BOWL

Hand-painted with fruit and foliage enriched with gold signed underneath with an early German blue arrow mark - diameter 26cm (10 1/4in)

Current Bid: $20
2234

VINTAGE TABLE LAMP

Bronze figure of a Persian youth holding a pole - height to socket 43.2cm (17in)

Current Bid: $40
2235

RARE PORCELAIN INKWELL

Hand-painted Staffordshire, the cover with a sleeping woman holding flowers on a bed of asparagus and interior with three wells - length 21cm (8 1/4in); minor chips

Current Bid: $65
2236

ANTIQUE ENTREE DISH

Quality Sheffield silverplated Chippendale style covered entrée dish with removable finial handle on separate twin-handled base with interior pierced tin liner on 4 "lion paw" feet - leng

Current Bid: $15
2237

PORCELAIN FIGURE GROUP

Antique German porcelain of a romantic couple hand-painted in Meissen style signed on back with a "blue crown and letter" mark - height 29.2cm (11 1/2in)

Current Bid: $35
2238

CRANBERRY GLASS

Antique trinket box hand-painted in the style of Moser, small trinket box with painted enamel flowers and foliage, salt dish with silverplated rim

Current Bid: $85
2239

SET 12 STERLING SILVER SPOONS

Dessert or bouillon spoons with monogrammed handles - length 14cm (5 1/2in)

Current Bid: $160
2240

ANTIQUE STAFFORDSHIRE DISH

Hen-on-nest - length 25.4cm (10in)

Current Bid: $85
2241

PAIR BRASS CANDELABRA

Each with 5 candle arms in grape-and-vine motif - height 36.8cm (14 1/2in)

Current Bid: $40
2242

MAJOLICA PLATES

9 assorted antique plates and dishes - larger 21.6cm (8 1/2in) diameter; minor glaze checks on rims

Current Bid: $70
2243

ANTIQUE SCOTTISH PORTRAIT MINIATURE

Circular 7cm (2 3/4in) diameter with note verso "Painted by G.M. Mather, 63 Princes St., Edin., 1835

Current Bid: $300
2244

TWO ANTIQUE GLASS VASES

Taller 25.4cm (10in)

Current Bid: $15
2245

MUFFINEER

Sugar caster struck with English sterling hallmarks - height 18.4cm (7 1/4in)

Current Bid: $65
2246

VINTAGE TABLE LAMP

Chinese porcelain on footed gilt metal base - height to socket 39.4cm (15 1/2in); original wiring to be replaced

Current Bid: $50
2247

ATOMIZER BOTTLES, OPERA GLASSES

Opera glasses (enamel has one large chip) together with 2 glass atomizer bottles, the taller 15.2cm (6in) with gold speckles attributed to Murano

Current Bid: $35
2248

UNIQUE CEILING FIXURE

Cranberry glass bowl mounted in gilt metal leafy vine frame with 6 scrolled candle arms encrusted with faience flowers - some imperfections, height approximately 30.5cm (12in)

Current Bid: $40
2249

PAIR BRONZE URNS

Covers pierced for incense or potpourri each on three columns with "ram's heads" - overall height 27.9cm (11in)

Current Bid: $108
2250

ADAMS WARE GREAT BOWL

Sunderland lustre commemorating the historic ship "The Caroline" - diameter 24.8cm (9 3/4in)

Current Bid: $65
2251

ANTIQUE PAPIER MACHE

Folio case with hand-painted florals and a rare 22.9cm (9in) long box with gold-painted Greek key borders, silver keyhole plate engraved "Birthday Gift, Lizzie Gordon" and top inset with

Current Bid: $95
2252

3 ANTIQUE GLASS TRINKET BOXES

Hand-painted with enamels including a songbird - largest is 6.4cm (2 1/2in) diameter

Current Bid: $98
2253

TWO ROYALTY PORTRAIT MINIATURES

Elizabeth II and Prince Phillip on ivory framed as 8.3 x 5.7cm (3 1/4 x 2 1/4in) ovals each signed by the artist M. Peake Benton housed in matching frames

Current Bid: $326
2254

3 PIECES MAJOLICA

Two leaf-shaped 31.1cm (12 1/4in) long trays (1 with chip underneath lip) and a plate

Current Bid: $87
2255

SILVER UTENSILS, ETC.

English sterling 11.4cm (4 1/2in) high vase on weighted base; English sterling mustard pot with cobalt blue glass liner (lid hinge needs a pin); 4 assorted sterling silver handled toilette utensils

Current Bid: $75
2256

TWO EARLY PORCELAIN SERVERS

Circular four-division circular dish signed with blue German "BPM" mark, other English 'basket' attributed to Coalport circa 1825

Current Bid: $10
2257

MIRRORED WALL SCONCE

Antique gilt bronze with 2 candle arms and relief portrait "North Wind" - height 40.6cm (16in)

Current Bid: $15
2258

PAIR ENGLISH COMPORTS

Semi-porcelain dating from mid-19th century - height 14cm (5 1/2in), each have a very minor rough spot along edge

Current Bid: $30
2259

ENGLISH STERLING

All struck with Victorian or Georgian hallmarks comprising sugar tongs with brightwork engraving, set 5 monogrammed 14.6cm (5 3/4in) long spoons and pair condiment or sugar spoons

Current Bid: $90
2260

ANTIQUE ENGLISH PORCELAIN

Low pedestal floral comport and 5 plates hand-painted with landscape panels all circa 1840-1870 - diameters approximately 22.9cm (9in)

Current Bid: $35
2261

TIFFANY & COMPANY INKWELL

Circa 1900 bronze and marble base supporting a classical sculpted dolphin and top a "clamshell", the interior glass ink holder chipped - stamped on side "Tiffany & Co." - height 15.2cm (6in)

Current Bid: $155
2262

PAIR PORCELAIN VASES

Antique hand-painted "nautilus" shells on bases in the form of undersea vegetation - dating from mid-19th century, height 20.3cm (8in)

Current Bid: $128
2263

TWO 19TH CENTURY BOXES

Papier mache both with painted and inset mother-of-pearl decoration, smaller with key and larger 23.5cm (9 1/4in) long with interior lift-out fitted tray

Current Bid: $65
2264

TIFFANY & PAIRPOINT

Oval footed mint dish with pierced sides signed "Tiffany & Co., Makers, Sterling" together with an 8.9cm (3 1/2in) long silverplated box with twin hinged flaps signed Pairpoint

Current Bid: $42
2265

ANTIQUE PORCELAIN

Hand-painted with florals circa 1850-1870 comprising a 22.9cm (9in) high urn-shaped vase and 2 bottles or urns (1 with stopper)

Current Bid: $43
2266

RARE BOUDOIR LAMP

Signed "C.F.M. Co." for the Monroe Lamp Company circa 1920, the shade with hand-painted frosted glass panels (1 panel cracked) - overall height 33cm (13in)

Current Bid: $55
2267

SET ANTIQUE DESSERT PLATES

Set 14 English porcelain plates circa 1860 hand-painted with floral bouquets enclosed by monogrammed mauve and gold borders - diameter 19.7cm (7 3/4in), some minor gold loss on rims

Current Bid: $80
2268

PAIR UNIQUE CANDLESTICKS

Antique cast brass, the columns a man in nightclothes peering ahead while holding aloft a candle socket - height 15.2cm (6in)

Current Bid: $65
2269

TWO COLLECTOR TRINKET BOXES

Bilton and Battersea oval enamel in presentation box, other antique custard glass 5.4cm (2 1/8in) diameter (hinge "as is")

Current Bid: $48
2270

MAJOLICA CHEESE BELL

19th century, some imperfections including horns on the bovine finial handle - height 30.5cm (12in)

Current Bid: $233
2271

CONTINENTAL SILVER CASTOR

Handwritten note inside "Sterling castor, Dijon France circa 1770" - hallmarks include a "crown over P." - height 17.8cm (7in)

Current Bid: $160
2272

PAIR EARLY PORCELAIN BOTTLES

Antique French porcelain figural bottles with faded gold inscriptions including "Paris" 28.6cm (11 1/4in) high mounted for use as table lamps

Current Bid: $10
2273

STERLING SILVER JEWEL BOX

Birmingham hallmarks with beveled crystal lid, interior shows wear - length 12.7cm (5in)

Current Bid: $90
2274

SET SIX PLATES

Antique Russian porcelain hand-painted with floral branches, birds and insects - diameter 21.6cm (8 1/2in); one has a lip chip

Current Bid: $111
2275

TRINKET BOX, FRAME

Oval frame housing portrait miniature, other an ivory 5.7cm (2 1/4in) diameter trinket box with lid housing a circular portrait miniature (painting has bruise on one side and box has age crack)

Current Bid: $40
2276

ASIAN PORCELAIN PLATE

Hand-painted "pinwheel imari" design probably dating from mid-19th century - diameter 22.6cm (8 7/8in)

Current Bid: $20
2277

PAIR ANTIQUE URNS

Circa 1880 with hand-painted porcelain bodies with bronze fittings and bases - height 24.1cm (9 1/2in)

Current Bid: $131
2278

PAIR OIL PAINTINGS

Antique oils on beveled wood panels in matching period gilt wood frames - panels 16.5 x 10.8cm (6 1/2 x 4 1/4in)

Current Bid: $100
2279

PAIR TABLE LAMPS

White alabaster, each column with carved rose blossom and leaves in relief - height to sockets 45.7cm (18in)

Current Bid: $45
2280

STERLING SILVER SPOONS & SERVERS

9 assorted teaspoons, cocktail fork, ladle, olive spoon with pierced bowl, sugar spoon

Current Bid: $65
2281

TWO PIECES STAFFORDSHIRE

Rare double inkwell in the form of a swan; thermometer in stand (top chipped) having a red fox and its prey in foreground

Current Bid: $10
2282

VINTAGE MANTEL CLOCK

"Stratford" model in walnut case by Seth Thomas complete with pendulum and key - length 38.1cm (15in)

Current Bid: $45
2283

METAL CEILING FIXTURE

Circa 1925 with 5 sockets - diameter 43.2cm (17in)

Current Bid: $95
2284

CARLTON WARE ART POTTERY

Three-division serving dish 30.5cm (12in) long and 3 cups and saucers

Current Bid: $36
2285

ANTIQUE FAMILY BIBLE

Leather binding published Guelph, Ontario - some foxing

Current Bid: $15
2286

UTENSILS, ETC.

Toilette brushes and mirrors, trinket boxes, fish slice and fork, cutlery, etc.

Current Bid: $30
2287

CHINESE PORCELAIN CHARGER

Blue and white decoration - diameter 31.1cm (12 1/4in)

Current Bid: $30
2288

BRASS CANDLESTICKS

Pair 39.4cm (15 1/2in) high and 5 others

Current Bid: $35
2289

ELEGANT TABLE LAMP

Hand-painted porcelain on metal base - height to socket 39.4cm (15 1/2in)

Current Bid: $30
2290

GLASS & CRYSTAL

Vaseline glass creamer, sugar and salt bowl with opalescent borders, Waterford crystal clock, 4 others

Current Bid: $40
2291

PORTRAIT MINIATURE

Ivory panel 8.3 x 6.4cm (3 1/4 x 2 1/2in) in period frame together with a brass table-top display easel

Current Bid: $85
2292

19TH CENTURY SEMI-PORCELAIN

Two covered tureens (1 with ladle), covered jar (lip chip) and a 32.4cm (12 3/4in) long oval platter fitted for wall display

Current Bid: $31
2293

ROYAL DOULTON FIGURINE

"Andrea" HN 3058 issued 1985-1995 - height 13.3cm (5 1/4in)

Current Bid: $20
2294

ANTIQUE LUSTRE

Pink lustre 22.9cm (9in) plate, smaller "schoolhouse" plate, 6 small copper lustre dishes, child's alphabet plate circa 1885 - some minor imperfections

Current Bid: $35
2295

SET STERLING FORKS

Set 11 antique American sterling 14cm (5 1/2in) long cocktail forks with engraved handles signed "Bell Brothers"

Current Bid: $87
2296

BOXES, ETC.

7 assorted boxes and containers including lacquer, Wedgwood, Limoges, etc. on a 44.5cm (17 1/2in) long antique papier mache tray (flat has a washed-out portion)

Current Bid: $32
2297

8 ANTIQUE PLATES

Set 4 attributed to Ridgeway circa 1850; Limoges with painted panel of a dragonfly and pears; 3 others - diameter 22.9cm (9in)

Current Bid: $25
2298

BOXED CRYSTAL

Swarovski 2005 3-piece Christmas set; Webb Corbett 1980 Queen Mother commemorative toasting goblet

Current Bid: $25
2299

ENGLISH STAFFORDSHIRE

Antique 50.8cm (20in) long roast platter (imperfections) together with assorted Mason's plates, servers, etc.

Current Bid: $65
2300

SMALL VINTAGE OIL PAINTING

Still-life in vintage shadowbox frame indistinctly signed "Margaret Rasenerville?" - panel 8.9 x 12.7cm (3 1/2 x 5in)

Current Bid: $20
2301

THREE BARK BOXES

Two with porcupine quills - larger 22.9cm (9in) diameter with damage

Current Bid: $72
2302

TABLE LAMP

Shaped and pierced gilt metal base supporting faience figures of a rooster and hen - height to socket 46.4cm (18 1/4in)

Current Bid: $53
2303

CURIOS

Pair antique gilt metal drapery tiebacks, glass, porcelain, odds

Current Bid: $25
2304

THREE STONEWARE BOWLS

Bennington style mottled brown glaze - oval is 25.4cm (10in) long, a few lip chips

Current Bid: $25
2305

PAIR CAST BRASS CANDLESTICKS

Circa 1875, one enameled column has chips - height 21cm (8 1/4in)

Current Bid: $55
2306

BOX LOT

Handbags, cushions, eyeglasses, etc.

Current Bid: $20
2307

ANTIQUE PORCELAIN

Pedestal comport, 24.1cm (9 1/2in) long oval dish circa 1830, bowl with crewel type decoration circa 1870, hand-painted vase and plate

Current Bid: $15
2308

BOX LOT

Dishes, glass, ornaments, etc.

Current Bid: $10
2309

BOX LOT

Old cameras, silverplate, etc.

Current Bid: $37
2310

BOX LOT

Stoneware, porcelain, etc.

Current Bid: $30