Auction - 84 – Toowoomba

 
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Auction 84 – Toowoomba

Day 1 - Sunday 5th February 2017
Garagenalia, Enamel Signs, Petrol Pumps, Advertising Antiques, Tins & More

Day 2 – Saturday 18th February 2017
An Evening Sale of Antique Bottles, Pot Lids and Stoneware

Lot: 1

Enamel Sign - blue & red on white - 'Plume, The Volatile Motor Spirit' - scattered dings & damage have been retouched with some edge damage and wear - 180cm X 90cm - 85%

Min/Max estimate: 1250.00-1500.00

Condition: Good

Lot: 2

Enamel Sign - black & red on white - 'Mobiloil, Vacuum Oil Co Pty Ltd' - several scattered dings, chips & surface rust - 190cm & 90cm - 70%

Min/Max estimate: 325.00-375.00

Condition: Fair

Lot: 3

Enamel Sign - 2 piece, black & red on white - 'Super Plume Ethyl' - some scattered dings & nail holes, otherwise very clean - 180cm X 180cm - 95%

Min/Max estimate: 2250.00-2750.00

Condition: Very Good

Lot: 4

Enamel Sign - with rolled edge - black & red on white - 'Plume' - some large dings, creases, nail holes & wear - 180cm X 90cm - 70%

Min/Max estimate: 600.00-800.00

Condition: Fair

Lot: 5

Enamel Sign - black & red on white - 'Mobiloil, Vacuum Oil Company Pty Ltd' - scattered dings, creasing, surface rust & marks - 180cm X 90cm - 80%

Min/Max estimate: 600.00-800.00

Condition: Good

Lot: 6

Tin Sign - red on yellow - 'XXXX' (Castlemaine Brewery, Brisbane) - some light scuffs & marks - originally from Maleny Hotel - 180cm X 90cm - 95%

Min/Max estimate: 125.00-150.00

Condition: Very Good

Lot: 7

Tin Sign - black & red on white - 'Mobil Lubricants' - a recent sign in great condition - 180cm X 105cm - 95%

Min/Max estimate: 75.00-125.00

Condition: Very Good

Lot: 8

Hi-Boy - Original 'Mobiloil Arctic' paint work and decal, complete with hand pump - 80%

Min/Max estimate: 225.00-275.00

Condition: Good

Lot: 9

Telephone Box - original, vintage red telephone box - wooden body with tin roof, complete with telephone & coin box

Min/Max estimate: 600.00-800.00

Condition: Very Good

Lot: 10

Illuminated Sign - round, perspex service station sign - red on white, featuring 'Mobil' flying horse - one edge split, and minor marks - 120cm diameter

Min/Max estimate: 325.00-375.00

Condition: Good

Lot: 11

Tram Destination Chart - Original fabric destination chart from Sydney's Eastern suburbs - has been vacuum sealed, not laminated

Min/Max estimate: 150.00-200.00

Condition: Good

Lot: 12

Tram Destination Chart - Original fabric destination chart from Sydney's Eastern suburbs - has been vacuum sealed, not laminated

Min/Max estimate: 150.00-200.00

Condition: Good

Lot: 13

Enamel Sign - Large, round service station pole sign - red, black & green on white - 'Texaco', star t/m - some scattered dings, rust & marks - 184cm diameter, 85%

Min/Max estimate: 1750.00-2250.00

Condition: Good

Lot: 14

Building Sign - Victorian brass letters - 'The Salvation Army Peoples Palace' from the original Sydney hostel - have been glued on to a backing board - 180cm X 45cm

Min/Max estimate: 225.00-275.00

Condition: Good

Lot: 15

Tin Sign - black & red on white - 'Repco Super-X Re-Ring Service' - faded & worn, 85%

Min/Max estimate: 80.00-120.00

Condition: Good

Lot: 16

Tin Sign - black, white & grey on orange - 'CIG Depot, Oxygen, Acetylene Supplies' - some fading & wear - 90cm X 60cm - 90%

Min/Max estimate: 125.00-175.00

Condition: Good

Lot: 17

Tin Sign - black, red & green on white - 'Drink Coca Cola, Things Go Better with Coke' - pictorial of pouring bottle & glass, some surface wear & marks - 80cm X 80cm - 85%

Min/Max estimate: 175.00-225.00

Condition: Good

Lot: 18

Enamel Sign - d/s hanger with rounded and folded edge - black & red on white - 'Ask Here for Gargoyle, Mobiloil, The Worlds Quality Oil' - gargoyle t/m - edge chipping & damage with some surface wear - rare, unusual sign - 85cm X 70cm - 90%

Min/Max estimate: 500.00-700.00

Condition: Good

Lot: 19

Enamel Sign - red & black on white - 'Plume' pegasus t/m - edge dings, surface rust & wear - 35cm X 50cm, 80%

Min/Max estimate: 175.00-225.00

Condition: Fair

Lot: 20

Masonite Sign - multicoloured, 'Lusteroid Farm Paint' - samples of paint on iron, fibro etc - some minor edge damage & marks - 120cm X 75cm - 95%

Min/Max estimate: 150.00-175.00

Condition: Good

Lot: 21

Tin Sign - with pressed edge - green, yellow & black on white - 'Schweppes Lemonade, 32oz. Screw Top' - some surface wear, rust and marks - 45cm X 150cm - 85%

Min/Max estimate: 150.00-200.00

Condition: Good

Lot: 22

Enamel Sign from Bowser - black & red on white - 'Super Plume Ethyl' - large edge dings, scuffs & wear - 30cm X 30cm, 75%

Min/Max estimate: 175.00-225.00

Condition: Good

Lot: 23

Enamel Sign from Bowser - black & red on white - 'Plume' - pegasus t/m - edge chips, surface wear & marks - 25cm X 50cm - 70%

Min/Max estimate: 125.00-150.00

Condition: Fair

Lot: 24

Enamel Sign - red on white - 'Vacuum Oil Co' warning sign, 'Highly Flammable Goods...' - some edge chipping & minor marks - 90cm X 50cm - 95%

Min/Max estimate: 150.00-200.00

Condition: Good

Lot: 25

Enamel Sign - multicoloured pictorial featuring a tobacco tin - 'Wills's Bullwark Cut Plug Tobacco Sold Here' - edge chipping with substantial surface wear & marks (some touch ups) - 60cm X 90cm - 70%

Min/Max estimate: 400.00-500.00

Condition: Fair

Lot: 26

Boxed Lot - Battery tester & AVR Meter

Min/Max estimate: 0.00-0.00

Condition: As Is

Lot: 27

Boxed Lot - Motor oil tins

Min/Max estimate: 0.00-0.00

Condition: As Is

Lot: 28

Boxed Lot - Assorted ephemera, mainly VIC

Min/Max estimate: 0.00-0.00

Condition: As Is

Lot: 29

Boxed Lot - Motor oil tins

Min/Max estimate: 0.00-0.00

Condition: As Is

Lot: 30

Boxed Lot - Assorted Tins, Tobacco etc

Min/Max estimate: 0.00-0.00

Condition: As Is

Lot: 31

Boxed Lot - Motor oil tins

Min/Max estimate: 0.00-0.00

Condition: As Is

Lot: 32

Boxed Lot - Advertising Items

Min/Max estimate: 0.00-0.00

Condition: As Is

Lot: 33

Boxed Lot - Motor oil tins

Min/Max estimate: 0.00-0.00

Condition: As Is

Lot: 34

Boxed Lot - Miscellaneous advertising items, rolling pins etc

Min/Max estimate: 0.00-0.00

Condition: As Is

Lot: 35

Boxed Lot - Motor oil tins

Min/Max estimate: 0.00-0.00

Condition: As Is

Lot: 36

Boxed Lot - Motor oil pourers, caps, items etc

Min/Max estimate: 0.00-0.00

Condition: As Is

Lot: 37

Boxed Lot - Oil rack with 5 bottles

Min/Max estimate: 0.00-0.00

Condition: As Is

Lot: 38

Boxed Lot - Signs & items, medical kit etc.

Min/Max estimate: 0.00-0.00

Condition: As Is

Lot: 39

Boxed Lot - Oil rack with 6 pint bottles

Min/Max estimate: 0.00-0.00

Condition: As Is

Lot: 40

Boxed Lot - Oil tins X 6 plus wooden box

Min/Max estimate: 0.00-0.00

Condition: As Is

Lot: 41

Boxed Lot - Castrol oil rack

Min/Max estimate: 0.00-0.00

Condition: As Is

Lot: 42

Boxed Lot - Motor oil tins X 6

Min/Max estimate: 0.00-0.00

Condition: As Is

Lot: 43

Boxed Lot - Spark plug tester, a Champion Spark Plug Cabinet

Min/Max estimate: 0.00-0.00

Condition: As Is

Lot: 44

Boxed Lot - Match & Lighter dispenser - 'Red Heads'

Min/Max estimate: 0.00-0.00

Condition: As Is

Lot: 45

Boxed Lot - Glass display cabinet with shelves

Min/Max estimate: 0.00-0.00

Condition: As Is

Lot: 46

Petrol Pump - 'Gilbert & Barker' square self measuring pump - well restored with 'Laurel Kerosene' artwork - electrically fitted with light

Min/Max estimate: 2750.00-3250.00

Condition: Very Good

Lot: 47

Petrol Pump - 'Gilbert & Barker' - Model 'TC-A' with clock face - Original 'Vacuum Oil Company' artwork

Min/Max estimate: 2000.00-2500.00

Condition: Good

Lot: 48

Petrol Pump - 'Gilbert Barker' - Model 'CM' with clock face - 'Mobilgas' artwork with pegasus t/m

Min/Max estimate: 2500.00-3000.00

Condition: Good

Lot: 49

Petrol Pump - 'Shell-Mex Pump' made by 'Ruston Hornby, England' - original a/f condition

Min/Max estimate: 5000.00-6000.00

Condition: Good

Lot: 50

Petrol Pump - 'Gilbarco' - Model 1006A - 'Golden Fleece, Activ-8' - artwork & decals to both sides with figural ram atop

Min/Max estimate: 2000.00-2500.00

Condition: Good

Lot: 51

Petrol Pump - 'Wayne' conical self measuring pump - superb 1920s pump, meticulously restored with 'Plume' artwork and canteen globe atop

Min/Max estimate: 5000.00-6000.00

Condition: Very Good

Lot: 52

Petrol Pump - early 'Wayne' visible pump - very rare, well restored with canteen globe atop

Min/Max estimate: 4000.00-5000.00

Condition: Very Good

Lot: 53

Jukebox - 'Jupiter' Palm Beach model - Needs restoration but a great display piece

Min/Max estimate: 400.00-500.00

Condition: Very Good

Lot: 54

Advertising Change Trays - all glass - 'Terry's Chocolate', 'Murray's Confectionery'

Min/Max estimate: 80.00-120.00

Condition: Good

Lot: 55

Advertising Change Trays X 3 - all glass - 'Ardath Cigarettes', 'Mallat', & 'Halibyn Tablets'

Min/Max estimate: 80.00-120.00

Condition: Good

Lot: 56

Advertising Paperweights X 6 - all glass - includes various businesses etc

Min/Max estimate: 100.00-150.00

Condition: Good

Lot: 57

Advertising Paperweights X 6 - all glass - includes various businesses etc

Min/Max estimate: 100.00-150.00

Condition: Good

Lot: 58

Advertising Paperweights X 6 - all glass - includes various businesses etc

Min/Max estimate: 100.00-150.00

Condition: Good

Lot: 59

Advertising Paperweights X 5 - all glass - includes various businesses etc

Min/Max estimate: 100.00-150.00

Condition: Good

Lot: 60

Advertising Paperweights X 7 - all glass - includes various businesses etc

Min/Max estimate: 100.00-150.00

Condition: Good

Lot: 61

Advertising Paperweights X 6 - all glass - includes various businesses etc

Min/Max estimate: 100.00-150.00

Condition: Good

Lot: 62

Advertising Paperweights X 6 - all glass - includes various businesses etc

Min/Max estimate: 100.00-150.00

Condition: Good

Lot: 63

Advertising Change Trays X 3 - Includes 'Muriel's Cigars', 'Kodak' & 'Swan Vestas'

Min/Max estimate: 80.00-120.00

Condition: Good

Lot: 64

Advertising Change Trays X 3 - Includes 'Player's Tobacco', 'Craven A Cigarettes' etc

Min/Max estimate: 80.00-120.00

Condition: Good

Lot: 65

Advertising Thermometer - wooden - 'Hartley Bicycles, Bendigo & Eaglehawk' - some wear - 22cm X 54cm

Min/Max estimate: 125.00-150.00

Condition: Good

Lot: 66

Advertising Thermometer - Wooden - 'Drink Shamrock Ale' - barometer is missing, and base of thermometer - 14cm X 52cm

Min/Max estimate: 80.00-120.00

Condition: Good

Lot: 67

Advertising Thermometer - Wooden - 'Nestle's Foods' - features 2 milk food tins - some wear - measures 54cm X 22cm

Min/Max estimate: 175.00-225.00

Condition: Good

Lot: 68

Advertising Thermometer - enamel - red on white - 'Le Mandarin Bitters' - 22cm X 50cm

Min/Max estimate: 150.00-200.00

Condition: Very Good

Lot: 69

Advertising Thermometer - wooden - 'E.G Page & Sons Boiler Makers, Boulder City' - an early pictorial with some wear & marks - 23cm X 54cm

Min/Max estimate: 175.00-225.00

Condition: Good

Lot: 70

Beer Tankards X 6 - Includes 'Queens Arms Hotel', 'Young and Jacksons' etc.

Min/Max estimate: 150.00-200.00

Condition: Good

Lot: 71

Beer Tankards X 8 - Includes South Australian hotels

Min/Max estimate: 150.00-200.00

Condition: Good

Lot: 72

Beer Tankards X 11 - Various hotels, including 'Connell's'

Min/Max estimate: 150.00-200.00

Condition: Good

Lot: 73

Beer Tankards X 11 - Various hotels, including West Australia

Min/Max estimate: 150.00-200.00

Condition: Good

Lot: 74

Beer Tankards X 8 - Various hotels, includes nip measures X 2

Min/Max estimate: 150.00-200.00

Condition: Good

Lot: 75

Beer Tankards X 10 - Mostly NSW Hotels

Min/Max estimate: 150.00-200.00

Condition: Good

Lot: 76

Beer Tankards X 9 - Mostly Victorian Hotels

Min/Max estimate: 150.00-200.00

Condition: Good

Lot: 77

Beer Tankards X 7 - Various hotels

Min/Max estimate: 150.00-200.00

Condition: Good

Lot: 78

Advertising Thermometers X 3 - all wooden - Includes 'Shipley Stud Farm', 'Machin & Co, Melbourne' & 'Sterling Varnish Co' - all 10cm X 38cm

Min/Max estimate: 175.00-225.00

Condition: Very Good

Lot: 79

Advertising Thermometers X 3 - all wooden - includes 'Rowlands Table Waters', 'The Sun Newspaper' & 'George Morgan, Melbourne' - all 38cm tall - some wear & damage

Min/Max estimate: 175.00-225.00

Condition: Very Good

Lot: 80

Advertising Thermometers X 2 - 'Pioneer Wood Pipe' & 'Machin & Co, Melbourne' - both 10cm X 38cm

Min/Max estimate: 125.00-150.00

Condition: Very Good

Lot: 81

Advertising Cereal Bowls X 2 - Glass - Advertising 'Creamoata Breakfast Flakes'

Min/Max estimate: 60.00-80.00

Condition: Very Good

Lot: 82

Advertising Change Trays X 4 - all glass - Includes 'Euthymol Toothpaste' 'Kolynos Dental Cream' & 'Odol Mouth Wash' -

Min/Max estimate: 125.00-150.00

Condition: Very Good

Lot: 83

PNG Carving - Wooden - life size crocodile - superb workmanship with some minor damage - 170cm long

Min/Max estimate: 300.00-400.00

Condition: Very Good

Lot: 84

Aboriginal Artefacts X 7 - includes early woomera, spear-thrower, club & boomerangs X 4

Min/Max estimate: 225.00-275.00

Condition: Good

Lot: 85

Display Cabinet - small maple & pine counter top display cabinet with hinged door to front

Min/Max estimate: 175.00-225.00

Condition: Good

Lot: 86

Military Helmets, Jacket & Sign - 4 military helmets - 1 'Motor Pass' cap, an 'A.R.P Warden' sign, and a US army jacket

Min/Max estimate: 250.00-350.00

Condition: Good

Lot: 87

Quantity of Bayonets and Fighting Knife - Includes: WW2 German 'K98' combat bayonet; 'Lee-Enfield' British spike bayonet and scabbard; British 'Martini Henry' socket bayonet with scabbard, 1876; Japanese 'Arisaka' WW2 bayonet; Portugese 'Kropatschek' bayonet, 1885; Also, a USMC 'Ka-Bar' fighting knife

Min/Max estimate: 500.00-600.00

Condition: Good

Lot: 88

Set of Scientific Scales - 'Sartorius-werk, Germany' - Wooden glazed case with brass, steel and alluminium mechanism - complete with weights and accessories

Min/Max estimate: 225.00-275.00

Condition: Good

Lot: 89

Military Vehicle Lamp - Defence Force vehicle lamp with glass panels and reflectors

Min/Max estimate: 125.00-150.00

Condition: Very Good

Lot: 90

Convict Ball & Handcuffs - cast iron convict ball and a later pair of handcuffs with key, used in the Central Queensland cane fields

Min/Max estimate: 150.00-200.00

Condition: Good

Lot: 91

Whale Harpoon - wrought iron - Impressed 'Scorrar, London' - Collected in Portland Victoria - 96cm long.

Min/Max estimate: 175.00-225.00

Condition: Good

Lot: 92

Whale Harpoon - wrought iron harpoon head on original wooden handle - collected in Eden, NSW - 164cm long

Min/Max estimate: 200.00-250.00

Condition: Very Good

Lot: 93

Early Stockmans Whip - 19th Century handmade whip - original stick handle & plaited leather whip - 160cm tall

Min/Max estimate: 125.00-150.00

Condition: Very Good

Lot: 94

Boats Bell - solid brass bell with mount & detached donger from the 'Coral Queen' trawler, 1969 (Fraser Coast, Queensland) - 16cm tall

Min/Max estimate: 125.00-150.00

Condition: Good

Lot: 95

Early Coffee Grinder - cast iron with brass & wooden mounts with large flywheel and drawer - 32cm tall

Min/Max estimate: 125.00-150.00

Condition: Very Good

Lot: 96

Coffee Grinder - Cast iron, bench mounted grinder - 'John Wright Coffee Mill' with 2 flywheels, brass & wooden mounts - 32cm tall - A beauty!

Min/Max estimate: 250.00-350.00

Condition: Very Good

Lot: 97

Cigar Box Branding Iron - Cast iron embossed branding iron with handle - used to mark 'Habana Cigar' Boxes - early & rare - 50cm tall

Min/Max estimate: 200.00-250.00

Condition: Good

Lot: 98

Early Tobacco Cutter - cast iron, bench mounted cutter with the figure of an elf atop the ornate handle - original paint is worn - 33cm long

Min/Max estimate: 175.00-225.00

Condition: Good

Lot: 99

Early Tobacco Cutter - cast iron, bench mounted 'Star Tobacco' cutter - original paint & guilding has worn - early and attractive. 48cm long

Min/Max estimate: 225.00-275.00

Condition: Good

Lot: 100

Early Tobacco Cutter - German, cast iron tobacco cutter with wooden mounts and embossed decoration - rare & attractive - 32cm long

Min/Max estimate: 325.00-375.00

Condition: Good