ONLINE AUCTION | January. 17 12:00pm - January. 26 1:00pm

OLD TOWN HALL AUCTION: EDGED WEAPONS, DECORATIVE ITEMS, SCULPTURES, ETC.

Buyer's Premium: 

20%

Featuring early edged weapons, rare high grade Abesser & Merkel drilling, Flintlock Blunderbuss, quality decorative items including bronze sculptures, clocks, pre-1965 inuit soapstone sculptures, rare large French scale, etc.

PLEASE REMEMBER WHEN BIDDING: ALL ITEMS IN THIS SALE ARE LOCATED AT OLD TOWN HALL AUCTIONS IN PARIS, ONTARIO.

Old Town Hall Auctions Location for Payment & Pick-up: 30 Burwell Lane, Paris, Ontario N3L 3G7.

PAYMENT & PICK-UP: Payment must be made in person, by email or by telephone on Friday, January 28th and Saturday, January 29th from 9:00am to 3:00pm each day at The Old Town Hall in Paris, Ontario (see full address above).  Payment can also be made by e-Transfer to: wrantiques@bellnet.ca.  All items must be paid for in full and removed from their premises by 3:00pm on Saturday, January 29th.

DELIVERY & SHIPPING: It is advised to contact Old Town Hall Auctions prior to bidding for a complimentary shipping quote and please note a minimum fee of $15.00 + HST is applied for packing/handling, plus the courier's shipping rate. Delivery may be arranged from Windsor to Toronto.

FOR INQUIRIES RELATED TO THIS AUCTION, PLEASE CONTACT OLD TOWN HALL AUCTIONS DIRECTLY:
Email: othauctions@rogers.com
Telephone: 519-442-6892
Address: 30 Burwell Lane, Paris, Ontario
Website: oldtownhallauctions.com

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Terms & Conditions

Successful bidders contact information, including name, email and telephone number will be provided to Old Town Hall Auctions immediately after the auction.  Payment and pick-up of purchases for this auction must be made to Old Town Hall Auctions at 30 Burwell Lane, Paris, Ontario - pick-up is available on Friday, January 28th and Saturday, January 29th from 9:00am to 3:00pm each day at their premises.  

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1

FIGURAL CLOCK

Important 19th century French marble mantel clock with gilt bronze appointments and mounted with a patinated bronze putto, the movement signed by Stevenard, Boulogne (working in house, but no guara

Starting Bid: $500
2

ANTIQUE BRONZE

Signed G.

Starting Bid: $400
3

PORCELAIN PLAQUE

Hand-painted porcelain plaque depicting a young lady with dog, initialled SAJ 45, 7 x 9in

Starting Bid: $10
4

GILT BRONZE CLOCK

French 19th century gilt bronze four glass mantel clock with a Brocot escarpment, mounted with finely detailed acanthus and scrolled feet, and a globe and navigational tools to the top - 15 x 8 x 6

Starting Bid: $400
5

EARLY CANDLESTICKS

Pair of 17th/18th century Quebec or provincial French carved wood, polychrome and gilt decorated candlesticks (paint loss, etc. commensurate with age) - 38in tall

Starting Bid: $100
6

BRONZE PLAQUE

Antique patinated bronze plaque "Deposition of Christ" - 15 x 20 3/4in

Starting Bid: $10
7

JARDINIERE ON PEDESTAL

Antique German stoneware jardiniere on stand, in the form of a tree wrapped with grape vines and a figural panel; minor restoration and chips - 42in tall x 14in diameter

Starting Bid: $50
8

ANTIQUE CORNER CABINET

Antique English hanging corner cabinet with chinoiserie figure and landscape decorations to the twin doors and hand-cut brass exposed hinges - 48 1/2in tall x 24in wide

Starting Bid: $100
9

LANTERN CLOCK

Early 20th century brass lantern clock fitted with a French carriage clock movement - 10in tall x 4in x 4in

Starting Bid: $10
10

GEORGIAN CANDLESTICKS

Pair of George III period (circa 1785) gun metal candlesticks, 10in tall

Starting Bid: $10
11

NAPOLEON BRONZE

Bronze study of Napoleon mounted on a black marble base, signed - 12in tall

Starting Bid: $10
12

ANTIQUE GARDEN FIGURE

Antique lead garden figure, classical girl with a dove and a shell, cement filled ("as found" to arms) - 44in tall

Starting Bid: $10
13

ANTIQUE TILES

Antique tiles including Minton, 6 x 6in and 6 x 3in

Starting Bid: $10
14

HARRY P. GILL

Signed Harry P. Gill (?) 9.11.79, watercolour "Studies of Armour" - 8 3/4 x 12 3/4in

Starting Bid: $10
15

17TH CENTURY SWORD

European 17th century cup hilt rapier with a blunt pommel, straight quillon, removable plain cup hilt over a fine cut steel decorative hilt, the grip wound with braided copper wire, blade signed So

Starting Bid: $200
16

FRENCH SWORD

17th century French small or court sword having a fine beaded steel grip, hilt and pommel with fragments of steel beaded chain, engraved blade - blade 32 1/4in (39in)

Starting Bid: $200
17

GERMAN HUNTING SWORD

German hunting sword dated 1551 and rare Running Wolf mark with four dots blade, fitted to a possibly later hand chased silver pommel and guard with a horn grip - blade 23in (27 1/2in)

Starting Bid: $200
18

ENGLISH SWORD

English 18th century small or court sword with beaded and engraved brass pommel, grip and hilt and having a triangular blued and gilt decorated blade together with a leather scabbard - blade 27in (

Starting Bid: $200
19

ANTIQUE KRIS

19th century Indonesian kris having a carved wood figural grip with possibly gold and jewelled mendak, Damascus steel blade together with a carved wood sheath - blade 12 3/4in (22 1/4in)

Starting Bid: $10
20

TIBETAN PHURBA

Tibetan bronze phurba (ritual dagger) with triple blades tapering to a point, the handle decorated with sea serpents and Buddhist protectors under a horse head finial - 17 1/2in long

Starting Bid: $50
21

SWORD CANE

Antique faux bamboo sword cane (some loss to the finish) - blade 16 3/4in (35 1/2in)

Starting Bid: $10
22

FRENCH FIGURAL CANDLESTICKS

Pair of 19th century French ormolu bronze figural candlesticks on white marble bases - 10in tall

Starting Bid: $50
23

CIRCA 1493 PAGE

Circa 1493 "History of the World, Nuremberg Chronicle, Incunabula", one two-sided sheet, framed

Starting Bid: $10
24

PAIR GOBLETS

Pair of antique silverplated trophy goblets 1903 and 1908, each 7 1/2in tall

Starting Bid: $10
25

BRONZE SCULPTURE

Bronze study "semi-nude woman" signed to the natural rock base Pierre Baudin, A. Moncel, 1879 - 18in tall

Starting Bid: $100
26

BAROGRAPH

Taylor Instruments, Rochester, N.Y. barograph - 6 1/2in tall x 13in x 7in

Starting Bid: $10
27

ABESSER & MERKEL

Rare high grade Abesser and Merkel drilling (triple barrel) 12-12-20ga shotgun with fine engraved and gold embossed decorations; April 2007 appraisal for retail $12,500.00US or $18,000.00US insuran

Starting Bid: $1000
28

BLUNDERBUSS

Georgian period British brass barrel flintlock blunderbuss with flip out bayonet; overall 30in long

Starting Bid: $500
29

EASTERN FLINT STRIKER

Early Eastern leather and steel flint and tinder pouch with steel striker 3 1/2 x 2in

Starting Bid: $10
30

EASTERN FLINT STRIKER

Early Eastern leather and steel flint and tinder pouch with steel striker and brass decorations 3 1/4 x 2in

Starting Bid: $10
31

ANTIQUE STRONGBOX

Antique heavy sheet iron and steel strongbox - 32 x 18 x 18in

Starting Bid: $10
32

LEATHER CHAIR AND STOOL

Vintage red leather chair and footstool in original condition - 37in deep x 39in wide x 32in high

Starting Bid: $10
33

FRENCH SCALE

Rare large antique French highly decorated cast iron butcher's scale - 31in wide x 12in deep x 11 1/2in high

Starting Bid: $100
34

FIGURAL LAMP

Bronze figural cherub lamp with flame glass shade ("as found" to shade) - 12 x 7 x 4in

Starting Bid: $10
35

INUIT SOAPSTONE

Inuit soapstone "polar bear and figure" signed in syllabics - 12 1/2 x 9 x 4in; Snow Goose Gallery, Ottawa, purchased pre-1966

Starting Bid: $10
36

INUIT SOAPSTONE

Inuit soapstone "bird" unsigned - 12 1/4in tall x 7 1/2in x 3in; Snow Goose Gallery, Ottawa, purchased pre-1966

Starting Bid: $10
37

INUIT SOAPSTONE

Inuit soapstone "bird" unsigned - 7 1/2in wide x 4 1/4in tall x 4in; Snow Goose Gallery, Ottawa, purchased pre-1966

Starting Bid: $10
38

INUIT SOAPSTONE

Inuit soapstone "hunter" signed in syllabics - 6 1/2in tall x 4 1/4in x 4in; Snow Goose Gallery, Ottawa, purchased pre-1966

Starting Bid: $10
39

INUIT SOAPSTONE

Inuit soapstone "owl" unsigned - 9in tall x 5 1/2in x 6in; Snow Goose Gallery, Ottawa, purchased pre-1966

Starting Bid: $10
40

INUIT SOAPSTONE

Inuit soapstone "walrus" signed in syllabics - 10 1/2in x 4 1/4in tall x 3in; Snow Goose Gallery, Ottawa, purchased pre-1966

Starting Bid: $10
41

ANTIQUE PRINT

Antique framed print after W.L. Wyllie 1903 "St. Paul's from the Thames, London" - sight 26 x 21in (39 x 33 1/2in with frame)

Starting Bid: $10
42

TABLE LAMP

Art deco table lamp, bronzed metal and marble - 25 1/2in tall

Starting Bid: $10
43

ALABASTER COLUMN

Caramel coloured alabaster column 29 1/2in tall

Starting Bid: $10
44

SIGNED GAGNON

Signed Gagnon oil on masonite "Figures in a Street" - 35 1/2 x 23 1/2in

Starting Bid: $10
45

ART DECO ASHTRAY

American art deco ashtray designed by Wolfgang Hoffman manufactured by The Howell Co. 1936 - 21 1/2in tall x 11 1/2in diameter

Starting Bid: $10
46

POSTER DANIEL SERRA

Framed original hand screened performance poster for Daniel Serra, NY - 44 x 28in

Starting Bid: $10
47

PAIR OF TABLE LAMPS

Pair of classical figural metal table lamps, 29in tall

Starting Bid: $10
48

GALLERIED TRAY

Antique brass galleried serving tray 22 x 15 1/2in

Starting Bid: $10
49

ANTIQUE CRYSTAL

Antique cut crystal yellow to clear coloured glasses, 5in tall

Starting Bid: $10
50

GUNDY CLAPPERTON

Signed Gundy Clapperton crystal decanter 12in tall and two crystal wine glasses

Starting Bid: $10
51

MAJOLICA TRAY

Large majolica handled tray with grape and vine decoration, Ceramique Clamecy - 18 1/2 x 14in (chip)

Starting Bid: $10
52

SAINT DUNSTAN'S TRAY

WWI era Saint Dunstan's Hospital oak serving tray 22 x 14in

Starting Bid: $10
53

PAIR OF ETCHINGS

Pair of exotic animal etchings numbered, signed and dated '96 - sight 12 x 9in (19 1/2 x 23 1/2in framed)

Starting Bid: $10
54

FRENCH COPPER PAIL

Antique French copper pail with hand forged steel handle - 14in tall x 12in deep

Starting Bid: $10
55

CROQUET SET

Antique croquet set with cast iron hoops stamped Davidson patent number 26994, dated 1898

Starting Bid: $10
56

PAIR OF ARMCHAIRS

Pair of fine carved walnut armchairs with cane backs ("as found" to cane)

Starting Bid: $10
57

ANTIQUE LILIHAN RUG

Antique Lilihan rug - 6ft 8in x 4ft 7in

Starting Bid: $10
58

PAIR OF LAMPS

Pair of antique gilt brass church candlesticks converted to table lamps - 36in tall

Starting Bid: $10
59

BRASS ANDIRONS

Pair of heavy brass fireplace andirons 18 1/2in tall

Starting Bid: $10
60

PAIR OF TABLE LAMPS

Pair of heavy brass two-light table lamps with glass shades - 22in tall x 14in wide

Starting Bid: $10