ONLINE AUCTION | October. 16 12:00pm - October. 26 12:00pm

OCTOBER COLLECTOR AUCTION

Buyer's Premium: 

22% (2% discount on cash or debit)

A highly diversified selection from a single owner private collection, without additions, highlighted by fine porcelain, Chinese/Asian items, bronze statues, Canadiana, English antiques, watercolours, MCM, Krieghoff prints, Harmon-Kardon home theatre system and many more curiosities of equal interest.

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9301

19TH CENTURY DAVENPORT ORCHID SERVICE

Diameter 22.9cm (9in) - comprising 8 plates and 1 pedestal cake dish, circa 1870-1886; each plate skillfully hand painted with a unique botanical specimen; impressed and red enamel marks on each ba

Current Bid: $130
9302

SUBSTANTIAL CHINESE LIDDED CONTAINER

33 x 25.4cm (13 x 10in) - hand painted under glaze; signed

Current Bid: $100
9303

MARY PHILPOTT CERAMIC PLAQUE

27.3 x 17.8cm (10 3/4 x 7in) - medieval inspiration series, signed, purchased directly from the artist; notch on reverse for hanging

Current Bid: $75
9304

IRISH BELLEEK PORCELAIN

Diameter 23.5cm (9 1/4in) - scalloped edge low pedestal bowl with hand-painted floral wreath

Current Bid: $46
9305

RARE EARLY QUILL BOX

21.6cm (8 1/2in) wide, 19.1cm (7 1/2in) deep, 8.9cm (3 1/2in) high - 19th century Ceylon; superb example complete with ebony, ivory and porcupine quills

Current Bid: $235
9306

ANTIQUE ENGLISH TEA CADDY

31.1cm (12 1/4in) wide, 16.5cm (6 1/2in) deep, 19.1cm (7 1/2in) high - early 19th century, sarcophagus shape of English oak with dual lidded compartments and fine crystal mixing bowl; original key

Current Bid: $160
9307

TWO CATHEDRAL GOBLETS, CANTERBURY AND SALISBURY

18.4cm (7 1/4in) tall - substantial handmade etched crystal, both marked "Wedgwood, England" under base

Current Bid: $22
9308

ANTIQUE BRONZE BOOKENDS

12.1 x 12.1 x 7.6cm (4 3/4 x 4 3/4 x 3in) - quality English bookends inscribed "Kings Head" with registration no. and "England" on reverse

Current Bid: $61
9309

ANTIQUE PORCELAIN IMARI BOWL

Diameter 21.6cm (8 1/2in) - hand painted in cobalt blue and iron red; signed

Current Bid: $70
9310

EXTREMELY FINE CHINESE SCROLL

1.22m x 43.2cm (4ft x 1ft 5in) - hand woven and hand painted reed fibre (almost translucent) featuring dragon and phoenix with two flute musicians; rare skilled workmanship

Starting Bid: $25
9311

FOUR FABERGE CHAMPAGNE GLASSES

24.8cm (9 3/4in) tall - clear crystal with frosted lovebirds stem; etched signature "Carl Faberge" to underside

Current Bid: $95
9312

IMPORTANT BRONZE SCULPTURE

39.4 x 26.7cm (15 1/2 x 10 1/2in) - of substantial size and impressed "Virginian HE 86 Artcast"

Current Bid: $355
9313

"CUBISM" COPPER SCULPTURE

11.1 x 9.5cm (4 3/8 x 3 3/4in) - very heavy; MCM

Current Bid: $85
9314

JENS VIDEBAK (CANADIAN/DANISH)

Watercolour - signed lower left; image 30.5 x 26.7cm (12 x 10 1/2in) and frame 50.2 x 46.4cm (19 3/4 x 18 1/4in)

Current Bid: $25
9315

JENS VIDEBAK (CANADIAN/DANISH)

Watercolour dated 1965, signed lower right; image 26.7 x 21.6cm (10 1/2 x 8 1/2in) and frame 47.6 x 41.3cm (18 3/4 x 16 1/4in)

Current Bid: $20
9316

MCM CHEESE DOME

16.5cm (6 1/2in) diameter, height 14cm (5 1/2in) - rare colour, very elegant, complete with matching base

Current Bid: $36
9317

EARLY GEORGE JONES WATER LILY PLATTER

43.8 x 34.9cm (17 1/4 x 13 3/4in) - large Art Nouveau ironstone platter; Stoke-on-Trent, England circa 1890-1900; makers mark to reverse

Current Bid: $70
9318

ANTIQUE GOLF CLUBS

Matching pair, both inscribed "Bonnie B Putter" on steel clubs; hand-carved hickory shafts and leather-wrapped grips

Current Bid: $28
9319

ANTIQUE POSTAL SCALE AND MCM SCALE

Height 14cm (5 1/2in) - slanting dial 4lb "Precision" postal scale, Triner Scale and Mfg.

Current Bid: $23
9320

CANADIANA SCULPTURE

Largest 27.9 x 15.2cm (11 x 6in) - cast iron folk art; possibly Quebec

Current Bid: $35
9321

EARLY SOIL TESTING KIT

20.3cm (8in) long, 10.8cm (4 1/4in) wide, 10.2cm (4in) high - circa 1930-1940; amazingly complete, original instructions, faux leather case; Sudbury Soil Testing Laboratory, Sudbury, Mass.

Current Bid: $25
9322

ANTIQUE DRAGON CANDLESTICKS

Height 18.4cm (7 1/4in), length 18.4cm (7 1/4in) - heavy bronze, probably French; loss to one dragon; Provenance: Lots Road, Chelsea, England

Current Bid: $85
9323

TIFFANY STYLE SERVING TONGS

Length 15.2cm (6in) - pierced silverplate by Godinger Silver Co., New York City; original velvet presentation box; marked "Godinger Reproduction of Tiffany"

Current Bid: $20
9324

EARLY BESWICK PALM TREE PITCHER

Height 21.6cm (8 1/2in) - cobalt blue with gilt glaze and raised relief, impressed "Beswick England 1073"; designed by Albert Hallam in 1946

Current Bid: $85
9325

UNIQUE BRONZE INCENSE BURNER

14.6cm (5 3/4in) wide and 15.2cm (6in) tall - elephant featuring high relief ornamentation

Current Bid: $36
9326

THREE BRASS SCONCES

Tallest 28.6cm (11 1/4in) together with matching pair 15.2cm (6in) tall

Current Bid: $10
9327

CAST IRON DOORSTOP

22.2cm (8 3/4in) wide and 20.3cm (8in) tall - original paint

Current Bid: $95
9328

THREE EARLY PEWTER VESSELS

American pitcher 20.3cm (8in) tall, makers mark "LB"; Dutch carafe 22.2cm (8 3/4in) tall "Kamphof Zwolle" (1864-1923); German measure with thumb piece 17.8cm (7in) tall "Ka

Current Bid: $41
9329

SIGNED ENGLISH WATERCOLOUR

Signed lower right "W.W. Gleave 1945", titled "Dungeon Shyll, English Lakes"; image 29.2 x 19.1cm (11 1/2 x 7 1/2in); frame 43.2 x 33cm (17 x 13in)

Current Bid: $15
9330

OFFICIAL SASH OF THE I.O.O.F

91.4cm (36in) long - early 20th century; embroidered on velvet with metal brocade edging, bears crest for "Official Sovereign Grand Lodge" of the Independent Order of Odd Fellows; with ho

Current Bid: $28
9331

CANADIAN STUDIO POTTERY OWL

20.3cm (8in) long and 15.2cm (6in) tall - signed and dated underside; attributed to Strawberry Hill Pottery, Thunder Bay, Ontario

Current Bid: $165
9332

TWO MARY PHILPOTT CERAMIC PLAQUES

Largest 20.3cm (8in) square, both signed; medieval inspiration series; purchased directly from the artist; notch on reverse for hanging

Current Bid: $50
9333

QUALITY ENGLISH MUFFIN DISH

23.5cm (9 1/4in) diameter - makers mark for Ellis-Barker Silver Co. (from 1912); elegant silverplate covered dish featuring grape leaf edging with scroll etched dome and finial

Current Bid: $75
9334

ENGLISH WATERCOLOUR, W. SANDS (1894-1980)

Frame 40.6 x 27.3cm (16 x 10 3/4in) - quality shadow box original frame with nameplate "W.

Current Bid: $26
9335

RARE ANTIQUE TEAPOT AND STAND

Height 25.4cm (10in) - entirely brass, original and complete with matching burner, flip open lid and ebony handle; inscribed patent date Jan. 12, 1892

Current Bid: $50
9336

TWO CLOISONNE VASES

Tallest 25.4cm (10in) - fine detail with dragon and foo dog (guardian lion) motifs

Current Bid: $130
9337

ROYAL NIPPON COFFEE SET

Pre-1891, five cobalt blue cups and saucers with a 25.4cm (10in) tall coffee pot; hand-painted fine porcelain with roses

Current Bid: $48
9338

UNIQUE CHINESE SEAL

5.7 x 4.4cm (2 1/4 x 1 3/4in) - carved from natural horn with three characters in relief

Current Bid: $26
9339

EARLY CHINESE PORCELAIN GINGER JAR

Height 16.5cm (6 1/2in) - of classic form and proportions with domed cover; cheerful hand-painted polychrome with symbols of long life and beauty

Current Bid: $45
9340

TWO ANTIQUE PITCHERS

22.9cm and 19.1cm (9in and 7 1/2in) tall - both 19th century EAPG milk/lemonade pedestal pitchers

Current Bid: $23
9341

HARMON-KARDON HOME THEATRE SYSTEM

"H-K AVR 1565" audio/video receiver; "HKTS 15" speaker system including powered subwoofer, centre channel speaker and 4 satellite speakers; H-K remote; AC adaptor; original manuals; working conditi

Current Bid: $277
9342

CONTEMPORARY CEILING LIGHT

Pewter grey metal - 5 arms with matching marbled glass shades

Current Bid: $25
9343

TWO MCM BISCUIT JARS

Height 17.8cm (7in) - both mid-century modern with lids

Current Bid: $20
9344

ALBERT NAMATJIRA (1902-1959)

Image 39.4 x 26.7cm (15 1/2 x 10 1/2in); frame dimensions 57.2 x 44.5cm (22 1/2 x 17 1/2in) - a rarely seen print from this legendary Australian Aboriginal artist; Isaac Gallery label verso

Current Bid: $15
9345

WATERFORD CRYSTAL BABY BOOTIE

Length 10.2cm (4in) and height 5.7cm (2 1/4in) - etched makers mark to base; engraving area for personalization; Irish

Current Bid: $45
9346

WATERFORD CRYSTAL VASE

25.4cm (10in) tall - quality Irish crystal vase; etched makers mark to base

Current Bid: $85
9347

TWO AREA RUGS

5ft x 3ft and 3ft x 2ft

Current Bid: $28
9348

MURANO CANE GLASS CAT

Height 20.3cm (8in) - a substantial hand blown example

Current Bid: $65
9349

SET OF SIX BOTANICAL ENGRAVINGS

24.8 x 21.6cm (9 3/4 x 8 1/2in) oval - mid to late 19th century hand coloured; original matching brass frames; remains of apparent gilding

Current Bid: $105
9350

LEATHER OVERNIGHT BAG

Quality English "Birkdale Luggage", full hide leather with Irish linen interior and steel zipper, decorative top stitching; slight abrasion evident - 50.2cm (19 3/4in) wide, 30.5cm (12in) high, 25.

Current Bid: $61
9351

FATHER AND SON BRONZE

Plinth 24.1 x 12.7cm (9 1/2 x 5in) - expressive bronze sculpture on wooden base

Current Bid: $51
9352

COALPORT COMPLETE SET FOR SIX

"Fragrance" pattern - post war mark for 1926-1951, artist's signature "P.

Current Bid: $100
9353

MUSEUM BOOKS

All approx. 31.8 x 25.4cm (12 1/2 x 10in) - quality hardcovers detailing the treasures of The Louvre (1980), The Greek Museums (1977) and The Hermitage (1985)

Current Bid: $45
9354

FRENCH ROCOCO STANDING FRAME

30.5cm (12in) high and 22.9cm (9in) wide - substantial gilded bronze with scroll and foliate motifs; wall or table application

Current Bid: $32
9355

ORIENTAL STYLE RUG

5ft x 3ft - European "Chelsea Collection"

Current Bid: $25
9356

EDWARDIAN TEA CADDY

Height 14cm (5 1/2in) to top of finial x 12.7cm (5in) x 10.8cm (4 1/4in) - rarely seen lobed body with etching throughout and pineapple finial

Current Bid: $55
9357

LATE 19TH CENTURY EGG CUP HOLDER

16.5cm (6 1/2in) diameter, height 19.1cm (7 1/2in) - silverplate on copper with 4 removable holders, embossed pillar handle and raised on 3 scroll feet; wear commensurate with age

Current Bid: $54
9358

ATTRACTIVE PORCELAIN PLATTER

31.8cm (12 1/2in) diameter - Lenox version of a circa 1760 platter in collection of the Smithsonian Institution; elegant gilding to the scalloped edge

Starting Bid: $10
9359

EARLY CRYSTAL WINE CARAFE

Height to finial - 29.2cm (11 1/2in); late 19th century, multi-panel cut crystal adorned with figural silverplated fittings

Current Bid: $53
9360

BLUE AND WHITE PORCELAIN

Two bowls - 24.1cm (9 1/2in) diameter, with three serving dishes - largest 20.3cm (8in) square; one small chip; total 5 pieces

Current Bid: $20
9361

FOUR VILLEROY AND BOCH WHISKEY TUMBLERS

Unused condition, lovely quality, etched signature to base

Current Bid: $55
9362

LARGE FAMILLE ROSE CHINESE VASE

34.9cm (13 3/4in) tall - hand painted with peony, chrysanthemum, water lily, etc.; red seal mark to base

Current Bid: $20
9363

SYMBOLIC BRASS DRAGON BOX AND TRIVET

22.2 x 15.2 x 8.9cm (8 3/4 x 6 x 3 1/2in) - etched dragon motifs with enamel roundels representing "Good Luck and Happy Marriage", early-mid 20th century; together with a 17.8cm (7in) squ

Current Bid: $25
9364

ENGLISH SCHOOL WATERCOLOUR

Image 35.6 x 25.4cm (14 x 10in), frame 53.3 x 43.2cm (21 x 17in) - early to mid-20th century

Current Bid: $20
9365

SIGNED HAND-PAINTED TABLE

57.2cm (22 1/2in) tall - side table with tripod base; artist signature "Velma Pero" on underside

Current Bid: $30
9366

SIGNED HAND-PAINTED DROP-LEAF TABLE

38.1cm (15in) tall - a companion to the previous lot; collapsible accessory table

Current Bid: $50
9367

FOUR CORNELIUS KRIEGHOFF PRINTS (1815-1872)

Matching wood frames - 42.5 x 33cm (16 3/4 x 13in); issued by the Sigmund Samuel Canadiana gallery (now part of the Royal Ontario Museum) circa 1970's; "Cheating the Toll", "Ind

Current Bid: $45
9368

FOUR CORNELIUS KRIEGHOFF PRINTS (1815-1872)

Companion to the previous lot; "Sleigh Crossing the Ice", "Quebec from Pointe Levis", "Home From the Logging Camp" and "Last of the Mohicans"

Current Bid: $25
9369

IMPRESSIVE ANTIQUE OIL LAMP

Height 68.6cm (27in) to top of chimney - 19th century table lamp featuring finely etched crystal font with brass swirl stem and articulated base

Current Bid: $41
9370

LARGE FOLK ART CARVING

Length 40.6cm (16in) and height 21.6cm (8 1/2in) - hand carved pine with makers initials "C.L." to base

Current Bid: $30
9371

CAST IRON DOORSTOP

Length 19.1cm (7 1/2in) and width 12.1cm (4 3/4in) - unique shape in the form of an old mill with water wheel; original paint

Current Bid: $65
9372

ANTIQUE SALT GLAZE STONEWARE PITCHER

Height 20.3cm (8in), base diameter 14.6cm (5 3/4in) - circa 1905-1915, rare early production from A.E. Hull Pottery, Crooksville, Ohio

Current Bid: $15
9373

"THE JUG AND RELATED STONEWARE OF BENNINGTON"

First edition by Cornelius Osgood (1971): a well-preserved "as new" copy of the best overall work on famous Bennington

Current Bid: $20
9374

QUEBEC CARVING "BY THE FIRE"

57.2cm (22 1/2in) tall and 31.8cm (12 1/2in) wide, mid-20th century hand carved figural lamp by sculptor Berthier Beauregard, St.

Current Bid: $25
9375

QUEBEC CARVING "THE HUNTER"

57.2cm (22 1/2in) tall and 29.2cm (11 1/2in) wide - companion to previous lot; working condition

Current Bid: $30
9376

FOUR MATCHING PEWTER PLATES

25.4cm (10in) diameter - impressed touchmark for "William Wright, London" on reverse; aged patina; age unknown; heavy

Current Bid: $110
9377

HANDMADE CARPET

5ft 5in x 3ft 7in

Current Bid: $30
9378

HISTORICAL DRAWING ON CANVAS

73.7 x 55.9cm (29in x 22in) - 19th century, depicting King William III (William and Mary) crossing the Boyne July 1st, 1690 during the famous Battle of the Boyne; poetic script

Starting Bid: $10
9379

IMPRESSIVE PAIR BRASS CANDLESTICKS

24.1cm (9 1/2in) tall, 19.7cm (7 3/4in) hexagon base - Flemish style, hand-hammered with repousse decoration and original drip pans

Current Bid: $40
9380

EARLY ENGLISH PITCHER

21.6cm (8 1/2in) tall, possibly Copeland, mid to late 19th century - hand painted over black transferware featuring Chinoiserie pattern

Current Bid: $15
9381

WINTERTON FRUIT BOWL/CENTREPIECE

26.7cm (10 1/2in) diameter - unique example of Winterton Pottery, Stoke-on-Trent, England; underside mark for 1927-1941

Current Bid: $85
9382

JEWELLERY/KEEPSAKE BOX

15.9 x 13.3cm (6 1/4 x 5 1/4in) - silverplate with burgundy velvet interior and lion paw feet; features The British Royal Coat of Arms and The Royal Motto

Current Bid: $30
9383

MAHOGANY SEWING/KNITTING WORK CABINET

63.5cm (25in) tall and 45.7cm (18in) wide; fine mid-century example with lobed butterfly doors revealing large interior storage with removable sliding tray

Current Bid: $120
9384

UNIQUE POTTERY YARN BOWL

21.6cm (8 1/2in) diameter - signed on base; smooth interior glaze allows yarn ball to unroll with ease

Current Bid: $65
9385

VINTAGE SPECKLED STONEWARE TUREEN

21cm (8 1/4in) diameter bean pot/soup tureen/casserole, unused condition; makers mark to base

Current Bid: $20
9386

DANSK KOBENSTYLE ROASTING PANS

Largest: length 31.8cm (12 1/2in) x width 23.5cm (9 1/4in) x height 5.1cm (2in); two iconic enameled roasters designed by Jens Quistgaard in 1956 marked "Dansk International France" - unu

Current Bid: $210
9387

THREE COOKBOOKS

Excellent first edition of the classic "New Good Housekeeping Cookbook" published 1986, together with "The Mary Moore Cookbook", 1978 and "The Williamsburg Cookbook", 1971 - all hardcovers

Current Bid: $15
9388

INTERNATIONAL COOKBOOKS

Set of 5 hardcover featuring the cooking of France, Germany, Spain, Portugal, England and Southeast Asia - unused condition

Current Bid: $15
9389

ASSORTMENT OF BRASS

Largest 22.9cm (9in) diameter - including heavy bulbous pitcher, planter, chamber stick, smaller round tray and decorative serving tray

Current Bid: $10
9390

PAIR OF LARGE INSULATORS

17.8cm (7in) diameter - heavy porcelain marked "Santana 88 Brasil"

Current Bid: $10
9391

PHOTOGRAPHY TRIPOD

Well made with telescopic legs and centre column - 360 degree rotation and ball bearing level

Starting Bid: $10
9392

ASIA/PACIFIC BOOKS

All approx. 31.8 x 25.4cm (12 1/2 x 10in) - quality hardcovers; "Great Book of the Pacific", (1979), "Asia", (1968) and "Australia", (1967)

Current Bid: $10