ONLINE AUCTION | January. 17 12:00pm - January. 27 2:00pm

STANLEY VINCE ESTATE

Buyer's Premium: 

22% (2% discount on cash or debit) and HST added to all purchases

The Stanley Vince estate of London, Ontario without additions, featuring Supertest Petroleum items (where Stanley had a managerial career), Royal Doulton figurines, glass and china, cameras, books, ephemera, curiosities and much more of equal interest.  

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2801

SUPERTEST GLOBE LENS

"Supertest Wonder" with note verso "part of the globe light on top of a gasoline hand-operated Bowser pump used from the early 1920's into the 1930's.

Current Bid: $275
2802

SUPERTEST GLOBE LENS

"H-C, High Compression, Supertest" with same note from Vince on back as preceding lot - diameter 34.3cm (13 1/2in)

Current Bid: $85
2803

TWO SUPERTEST COIN BANKS

Plastic "Fill'er Up" 35.6cm (14in) high bottle shape; novelty battery-operated 16.5cm (6 1/2in) high pump

Current Bid: $15
2804

SUPERTEST MEMORABILIA

1930 photograph of Supertest executives with J. G. Thompson in front row; 3 employee manuals, 2 specimen cheque books, binder, 45rpm record "Supertest 1965 Summer Radio"

Current Bid: $35
2805

SUPERTEST MEMORABILIA

Restroom key holder, ruler, book of matches, metal map holder and 29 assorted road maps

Current Bid: $53
2806

SILVERPLATED TEA & COFFEE SERVICE

Teapot with 1965 presentation inscription to Vince from Supertest, creamer, sugar together with a 61cm (24in) long tray with 1970 presentation inscription from Supertest to Vince

Current Bid: $30
2807

SUPERTEST MEMORABILIA

79 specimen credit cards, 13 fabric patches, assorted decals, 2 tin pins, magnet, 5 tin coin banks

Current Bid: $105
2808

MEMORABILIA

IBM 1440 card, assorted BP items, old Players cigarette tin, etc.

Current Bid: $27
2808A

TWO SUPERTEST TINS

Household oil and utility oil, both are at least half full

Current Bid: $75
2809

STERLING SILVER CUTLERY

"Louis" pattern with few exceptions all by Birks - 8 sterling-handled knives, sterling-handled fish knife and balance weighing 27.52 troy ounces comprising 11 coffee spoons, 3 luncheon fo

Current Bid: $325
2810

SILVERPLATED CUTLERY

"Louis" pattern with 30 pieces Birks Regency, 8-piece fish service, 20 assorted

Current Bid: $15
2811

WORLD WAR ONE CUT-DOWN PROPELLER

Wooden Gnome dated 1917, also "P 3012, 100hp, Mono, Pitch 2640, M DIA, 2550 M" - length 24.1cm (9 1/2in)

Current Bid: $25
2812

DOULTON CHARACTER JUG

Large size "Sairey Gamp"

Current Bid: $10
2813

WORLD WAR II MAGAZINES

"Toronto Star Weekly" circa 1940 to 1946 with an introduction to the group from Stanley Vince

Current Bid: $25
2814

TWO CUPS & SAUCERS

Both signed Shelley

Current Bid: $23
2815

PENTAX CAMERA

Pentax PZ-10 35mm camera with 2 lenses, flash, case and accessories

Current Bid: $10
2816

THREE FIGURINES

Francesca "Beth", Coalport "Debutantes - Beth", 13.3cm (5 1/4in) high Goebel "Little Redhead Nurse"

Current Bid: $15
2817

EPHEMERA

World War I publications, large photo of a ship, art, 1943 RCAF panoramic photo, etc.

Current Bid: $40
2818

ANTIQUE OIL LAMP

Height to top of chimney 53.3cm (21in)

Current Bid: $10
2819

PLATED SERVERS

5 assorted trays, 2 comports, wine slide, muffineer, candle snuffer

Current Bid: $31
2820

POSTCARDS

Large carton full, most 1950's and newer

Current Bid: $23
2821

FOUR ENGLISH CUPS & SAUCERS

3 Coalport and 1 Royal Chelsea

Current Bid: $46
2822

FIVE BOOKS

Three-volume set "A History of Britain", "The Men Who Mapped the World, The Treasures of Cartography" in slip case; "Great Military Leaders and Their Campaigns"

Current Bid: $15
2823

BUTTER DISH

Silverplated base with hand-painted cranberry glass "thumbprint" dome - diameter 20.3cm (8in)

Current Bid: $50
2824

STAMP COLLECTION

Carton with 2 large albums and assorted

Current Bid: $28
2825

WEDGWOOD PUNCH BOWL

Wedgwood Etruria pedestal bowl in "Eastern Flowers" design - diameter 31.3cm (12 1/4in)

Current Bid: $87
2826

TURNTABLE, DISC PLAYER

Sony PS-LX310 turntable, Technics 5-disc compact disc player

Current Bid: $35
2827

STERLING SILVER CHALICE

Height including cover 20.3cm (8in)

Current Bid: $81
2828

TERRESTRIAL GLOBE

VIntage globe on wood stand produced for "The Book of Knowledge, New York" - height 45.7cm (18in)

Current Bid: $10
2829

INUIT SOAPSTONE CARVING

"Sitting Man" signed and numbered 54388 - length 9.5cm (3 3/4in)

Current Bid: $20
2830

FLAGS

Pair vintage semaphore, approximately 40 others

Current Bid: $10
2831

METRONOME, CLOCK

West German 8-day clock with presentation plaque to Vince dated 1982 from BP together with a French metronome (no winding key)

Current Bid: $26
2832

SHEET MUSIC

Three cartons of music

Current Bid: $25
2833

PAIR STERLING CANDLEHOLDERS

Birks Sterling with engraved decoration on weighted bases - height 7cm (2 3/4in)

Current Bid: $26
2834

SEVEN BOOKS

Three poetry, pipe smoking, Well's "The Time Machine", 1809 Vol. II "History of Rome", "Isaac Gilbert, United Empire Loyalist 1742-1822"

Current Bid: $10
2835

CHINESE JADE CUP

On wood stand - diameter 10.2cm (4in)

Current Bid: $15
2836

OLD NEWSPAPERS

Newspapers and clippings in 2 cartons including "Man on the Moon", last Toronto Telegram, coronations, etc. with some dating back to the 1920's

Current Bid: $18
2837

WATERFORD CRYSTAL

Set six 14.6cm (5 3/4in) high wine glasses all signed Waterford

Current Bid: $80
2838

DART BOARD

"Taverner Sportcraft" made in England together with assorted darts

Current Bid: $46
2839

RCAF PORCELAIN

Set of 4 pedestal cups and a saucer all bearing the RCAF crest

Current Bid: $25
2840

FOUR COMPACT CAMERAS

Three digital (Panasonic, 2 Canon) and a 35mm

Starting Bid: $10
2841

DOULTON CHARACTER JUG

Large size "Lord Nelson"

Current Bid: $35
2842

OLD TYPEWRITER

Royal manual portable in carrying case

Current Bid: $10
2843

CUPS & SAUCERS

Nine by Royal Albert

Current Bid: $22
2844

STAMPS

Assorted Canadian mint, collection first day covers including 2 albums

Current Bid: $15
2845

ROYAL DOULTON FIGURINE

"Grace" HN 2318 - height 20.3cm (8in)

Current Bid: $25
2846

FIVE BOXES

Antique inlaid work box, sectional swivel jewel, 3 others

Current Bid: $65
2847

COALPORT SERVING TRAY

"Indian Tree" pattern, length 26.7cm (10 1/2in)

Current Bid: $20
2848

FIVE BOOKS

"The Bomber Command War Diaries", "Aircraft Power Plants", "The Plan, Memories of the British Commonwealth Air Training Plan", "Aircraft of the RAF", "H

Current Bid: $10
2849

WOOD CARVINGS

Quebec school, 22.9cm (9in) long bear, boxes, etc. on silverplated gallery tray

Starting Bid: $10
2850

VINTAGE CAMERA

Pentax Asahi Spotmatic 35mm with 4 extra lenses together with 2 large camera bags and numerous accessories

Current Bid: $20
2851

TWO FIGURINES

Nao "Don Quixote" and Lladro 12.7cm (5in) long polar bear

Current Bid: $20
2852

HORSE BRASSES

25 assorted, some with leather fittings

Current Bid: $25
2853

FIVE CUPS & SAUCERS

All signed Paragon

Current Bid: $26
2854

SET BOOKS "THE GREAT WAR"

13-volume set in crimson half-leather binding "The Great War" published between 1914 and 1919 - 33 x 24.1cm (13 x 9 1/2in)

Current Bid: $111
2855

BASKETS, VALISE

Vintage wicker picnic basket with contents, basket with handle, vintage leather valise

Current Bid: $40
2856

SET 12 CANADIAN METAL PLAQUES

Ten provinces and two territories - each 19.1 x 12.7cm (7 1/2 x 5in)

Current Bid: $67
2857

CURIOS,SERVERS, ETC.

Two old egg epergnes, Moorcroft vase with lip damage, pair stone bookends, Chinese porcelain vase, 1935 "Flash Gordon" book, pipe tobacco tins, odds

Current Bid: $10
2858

FOUR CHARACTER JUGS

Small Doulton "Falstaff", 2 Beswick, Doulton 14cm (5 1/2in) high creamer

Current Bid: $15
2859

BRASS MINER'S LAMP

Made by "Hockley and Limelight Co." - height 22.9cm (9in) not including hanging hook

Current Bid: $35
2860

CAMERAS, ETC.

Antique box camera, old Argus 35mm, vintage Grundig recorder, transistor radio, tripod, camera case, odds

Current Bid: $26
2861

ROYAL DOULTON FIGURINE

"Judith" HN 2089, height 18.4cm (7 1/4in)

Current Bid: $35
2862

FOUR BOOKS

"Alex Colville, Diary of a War Artist", "A Heritage of Canadian Art", "Karsh Portraits", "A Terrible Beauty, the Art of Canada at War" - all with dust jacket

Current Bid: $10
2863

ANTIQUE HOT DISH COVER

Silverplate with "greek key" and other engraved decoration - length 36.2cm (14 1/4in)

Current Bid: $110
2864

ORNAMENTS

Assorted porcelain, wood, resin, etc.

Current Bid: $10
2865

UTENSILS, ETC.

Carving knife and fork with sterling handles, 6 assorted sterling spoons, metal match safe, small scent bottle, 2 crystal containers with sterling covers

Current Bid: $35
2866

PLATES, ETC.

Six "Battle of Britain" collector plates, 1996 Buckingham Palace cup and trinket box, child's cup, Coalport trinket box

Current Bid: $15
2867

MARINE BINOCULARS

Carl Wetzlar 7 x 50 power in leather case

Current Bid: $37
2868

FOUR BOOKS

"Norman Rockwell - 332 Magazine Covers", "The Musee D'Orsay", "An Artist in Spain", "An Artist in Italy"

Current Bid: $15
2869

FOUR CUPS & SAUCERS

All signed Aynsley, one is a 1953 coronation commemorative

Current Bid: $20
2870

SUPERTEST MEMORABILIA

Four hardcover 1950's-1960's annual reports, 24 soft cover annual reports, 1972 Safety Service Guide, assorted ephemera

Current Bid: $31
2871

FOUR FLAGS

Two "Supertest" approximately 4ft 6in x 3ft and other two approximately 5ft x 4ft "BP" and "Petro-Canada"

Current Bid: $66
2872

SOLID BRASS TRAY

Tray or charger with engraved decoration and "grape and vine" border - diameter 43.2cm (17in)

Current Bid: $30
2873

GOLF CLUBS

Four old wood shaft golf clubs and a carved walking stick in a vintage canvas and leather golf bag

Current Bid: $43
2874

BELLEEK PORCELAIN

Figure of a leprechaun seated on a mushroom 14cm (5 1/2in) high together with a "teapot" tree ornament

Current Bid: $36
2875

ORNAMENTS

Pair bisque porcelain busts, articulated wood figure, stone head, etc. - 10 in total

Current Bid: $10
2876

ANTIQUE PORTRAIT PLAQUE

Blue and white basalt "Wellington" 15.2 x 11.4cm (6 x 4 1/2in) in antique mahogany frame

Current Bid: $40
2877

RCAF, ETC.

9 assorted air force hard and soft cover publications

Current Bid: $22
2878

ANTIQUE DOLL TRUNK

Leather side handles damaged - length 26.7cm (10 1/2in)

Current Bid: $10
2879

CUPS AND SAUCERS

12 assorted

Current Bid: $26
2880

TWO ROYAL DOULTON FIGURINES

"Aries" and "Virgo" - height 17.8cm (7in)

Current Bid: $22
2881

ELECTRONIC EQUIPMENT

Four items all in original boxes - Optex video transfer system with extra box of accessories, Optex video stereo sound mixer, Canon compact photo printer, Ion 35mm slide and film scanner

Current Bid: $25
2882

WEDGWOOD ETRURIA

"Eastern Flowers" 36.8cm (14 1/2in) long oval platter and covered serving bowl

Current Bid: $26
2883

HORSE BRASSES

30 assorted

Current Bid: $35
2884

VINTAGE SOUVENIR PUBLICATIONS

1934 "Century of Progess", "Canadian Pacific Rockies", "Souvenir of Winnipeg" and 3 assorted Ottawa

Current Bid: $27
2885

DOULTON CHARACTER JUG

Large size "Monty"

Current Bid: $25
2886

CURIOS, ETC.

Canada Post coin bank, miniature wood orange crate, Corgi bus, miniature straw hat, doll dishes, models, etc.

Current Bid: $34
2887

BESWICK ANIMAL FIGURINE

"Bison" - length 21.6cm (8 1/2in)

Current Bid: $49
2888

TWO TOYS

Vintage celluloid doll, 48.3cm (19in) high marionette

Current Bid: $10
2889

FOLDING MAPS

Large quantity, most vintage road maps

Current Bid: $25
2890

KAISER PORCELAIN VASE

Height 22.9cm (9in)

Current Bid: $10
2891

SILVERPLATE

Cocktail shaker, water pitcher, trays and more

Current Bid: $15
2892

SMALL WOOD SEA CHEST

Note inside from Stanley Vince stating this belonged to his father Archibald used during and after WWI, was carried on HMS Victory, HMS Courageous, and the submarine HMS Dolphin; inside is an RAF d

Current Bid: $20
2893

DOULTON CHARACTER JUG

Large size "Falstaff"

Current Bid: $10
2894

MOUNTED TROPHY HORNS

With plaque dated 1980 - extreme width 50.8cm (20in)

Current Bid: $37
2895

BRASSWARE

George V door knocker, airplane, box, vases, horse brasses, etc.

Current Bid: $30
2896

RCAF

Three-volume set Official History of the RCAF with dust jackets

Current Bid: $20
2897

LLADRO FIGURINE

Girl with microphone, retains paper label from Birks - height 20.3cm (8in)

Current Bid: $15
2898

ROYAL WORCESTER

"Evesham" with 2 covered casseroles (rims have discolouring), teapot and 3 assorted trays

Current Bid: $35
2899

CLOCK, BAROMETERS

German brass "Kundo" mantel clock under glass dome complete with key together with 3 assorted wall barometers

Current Bid: $21
2900

EIGHT ORNAMENTS

Wood "Buddha", porcelain horse, terra cotta warrior, etc.

Current Bid: $25
2901

CERAMIC FIGURE

"Black Panther" - length 61cm (24in)

Current Bid: $15
2902

ANTIQUE GLASS INSULATORS

8 assorted

Current Bid: $15
2903

SEVEN SAUCE POTS

Note from Stanley Vince that these are Bain Marie copper-plated iron (copper now worn off) used by his mother as a cook for aristocracy in England, Ireland, France and later at Government House, Ot

Current Bid: $15
2904

CURIOS, ETC.

Antique corkscrew with horn handle, cast iron horseshoe, stone gargoyle, etc.

Current Bid: $10
2905

GLASS LIGHT

"Star" design, height 31.8cm (12 1/2in)

Current Bid: $55
2906

GLASS, CRYSTAL

11 vases, glasses, etc.

Current Bid: $50
2907

PERPETUAL CALENDAR

Oak case 20.3cm (8in) high, the centre reel has to be re-attached

Current Bid: $33
2908

ARTIST'S SUPPLIES

Easel, sketch pads, chalks, etc.

Current Bid: $15
2909

BONGO DRUM

"La Playa, Mexico" - length 35.6cm (14in)

Current Bid: $20
2910

MINTON DINNER SERVICE

"Ancestral" pattern - 9 dinner plates, 8 luncheon plates, 8 side plates, 5 twin-handled cups with saucers, 5 demi-tasse cups with saucers, 5 coffee cups and 10 saucers

Current Bid: $37
2911

GAMES, ETC.

Antique cribbage board (inlay "as is"), abacus, poker chips, dominoes, etc.

Current Bid: $15
2912

NINE ART PUBLICATIONS

Degas, Cezanne, Van Gogh and others by Abrams Art found in original shipping cartons

Current Bid: $40
2913

DOULTON DOG FIGURINE

HN 1014 - length 14cm (5 1/2in)

Current Bid: $25
2914

ANTIQUE LEATHER YOKE

Height 61cm (24in)

Starting Bid: $10
2915

CIGARETTE "SILKS"

Military uniforms totaling over 90 together with a note from Vince with their history, also with a group of cardboard cards

Current Bid: $50
2916

TWO PAIRS CANDLESTICKS

English brass and walnut - height approximately 23.5cm (9 1/4in)

Current Bid: $10
2917

CUTLERY & CANTEEN

Fitted canteen ousing 58 pieces of "Old Colony" silverplate and 80 assorted pieces

Current Bid: $65
2918

MAGAZINES

"Saturday Evening Post" dating back to 1946, 1940's and 1950's vintage "The Aeroplane" and "American Aviator", others

Current Bid: $15
2919

DOULTON CHARACTER JUG

Large size "Long John Silver"

Current Bid: $20
2920

ANTIQUE MINER'S LAMP

Height excluding hook 22.9cm (9in)

Current Bid: $35
2921

ROCK SAMPLES

Box of assorted samples

Current Bid: $20
2922

VINTAGE MANTEL CLOCK

"Elm City" with electric movement - length 49.5cm (19 1/2in)

Current Bid: $15
2923

POOLE POTTERY

Four plates and plaques - diameter approximately 21cm (8 1/4in), fitted for wall display

Current Bid: $15
2924

SIX CARTONS

Balance of the estate with pottery, models, crystal stemware, planter, porcelain, etc.

Current Bid: $50