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: 701

Warners - full size, red amber - 'Warners Safe Cure, Frankfurt' - large safe t/m - some light scuffs & marks - rare variety from Frankfurt in this colour

Min/Max estimate: 300.00-400.00

Condition: Very Good

Lot: 702

Codd - 13oz. 'Dobson Patent' - 'Centurona Cordial Co, St George's Road, North Fitzroy' - "as found" with tip staining, surface scuffs & marks & tiny nibbles to lip rim

Min/Max estimate: 225.00-275.00

Condition: Good

Lot: 703

Ginger Beer - champ c/s a/w - 'F. Wimmer, Nambour' - spotty glaze with some surface marks & a small chip to side lip rim

Min/Max estimate: 80.00-120.00

Condition: Good

Lot: 704

Ink - honey glaze with pouring spout - imp. to base edge 'Watson, Ferguson & Co, Ink Manufacturers, Brisbane' - quite scarce & a very clean example

Min/Max estimate: 80.00-120.00

Condition: Very Good

Lot: 705

Codd - 13oz. aqua green 'Dobson Patent' - 'Lambert & Meyers, Albany' - crossed flag, shield & crown in diamond t/m - some very minor scuffs & marks - extremely rare

Min/Max estimate: 3000.00-4000.00

Condition: Very Good

Lot: 706

Ginger Beer - champ b/t tri-colour with blue lip - 'Cascade Brewery Co Ld, Dandelion Ale, Hobart, Tasmania' - life buoy t/m - a classic Aussie GB in brilliant condition

Min/Max estimate: 3500.00-4000.00

Condition: Very Good

Lot: 707

Codd - 'Dobson Patent' - 'A. Rosel, Millewa Factory, Echuca' - pictorial to reverse of aborigines, gunyahs & gum trees - good original condition with light scuffs & a tiny flake to side lip rim - very heavily embossed

Min/Max estimate: 150.00-200.00

Condition: Very Good

Lot: 708

Fruit Jar - Quart. with bale & immerser lid - 'Pomona Immerser Fruit Jar Agents, Cozens & Harvey, Melbourne' - some tiny nibbles to rim under lid, bale has been replaced

Min/Max estimate: 250.00-350.00

Condition: Good

Lot: 709

Castor Oil - 12oz. mid cobalt blue - 'T. Adams & Co, Glasgow' - beautiful whittled glass with some light scuffs & minor marks - 28cm tall

Min/Max estimate: 100.00-125.00

Condition: Very Good

Lot: 710

Chutney - 13oz. deep red amber - 'White Crow Tomato Chutney' - crow & snake t/m - lovely condition with light scuffs & minor marks & an unusual star fracture to the underside of base. It may have been caused by slag in glass during manufacture - extremely rare & shows brilliantly

Min/Max estimate: 750.00-1000.00

Condition: Very Good

Lot: 711

Crown Seal - 6oz. sloped shoulder - 'W.H.T Yarrow, Hughenden' - large sheep t/m - great condition with a manufacturing flaw to the crown lip interior - great colour with a very thick base - scarce

Min/Max estimate: 300.00-350.00

Condition: Very Good

Lot: 712

Ginger Beer - champ b/t a/w with blue lip - 'Cascade Brewery Co Ld, Dandelion Ale, Hobart, Tasmania' - life buoy t/m - some light glaze discolouration & miniscule glaze flakes

Min/Max estimate: 200.00-250.00

Condition: Very Good

Lot: 713

Ginger Beer - champ c/s salt glaze - impressed 'The Property of Livermore's Ipswich Queensland' - magnificent, crude pale glaze with a small repaired lip chip to rear crown

Min/Max estimate: 600.00-800.00

Condition: Very Good

Lot: 714

Codd - 13oz. 'Dobson Patent' - 'A. Bugden, Coraki' - lovely, "as found" condition with light scuffs & marks - scarce

Min/Max estimate: 175.00-225.00

Condition: Very Good

Lot: 715

Ginger Beer - champ c/s all tan - 'J & E Cushan, Gunnedah' - bee t/m - an Aussie classic in superb condition

Min/Max estimate: 125.00-150.00

Condition: Very Good

Lot: 716

Crown Seal - 13oz. red amber - 'F.J. Mullavey, Roma' - Roma bore brand t/m to reverse - some light tip staining with minor marks, dirt still inside but would clean well

Min/Max estimate: 125.00-150.00

Condition: Good

Lot: 717

Fruit Jar - quart. with bale & lid - 'Boston Dagger Brand' - dagger t/m - some tiny nibbles

Min/Max estimate: 75.00-100.00

Condition: Very Good

Lot: 718

Ginger Beer - champ c/s t/t - 'George Archer, Bowen' - some discoloured crazing & marks

Min/Max estimate: 75.00-100.00

Condition: Very Good

Lot: 719

Codd - 13oz. 'Thomas Stokes, Bunbury' - large kangaroo t/m - light internal haze & minor scuffs - stunning condition, very well embossed

Min/Max estimate: 250.00-300.00

Condition: Very Good

Lot: 720

Disinfectant - cobalt blue, ribbed body - 'Cuming, Smith & Co's Formalin' - sickle t/m & shield for paper label - some minor marks - 21cm tall

Min/Max estimate: 125.00-150.00

Condition: Very Good

Lot: 721

Ginger Beer - champ a/w internal thread - 'Ye Olde Fashioned Stone Ginger Beer, "The Richmond"' (Lismore, NSW) - some discoloured crazing & rust, rear body may have been exposed to heat - quite scarce

Min/Max estimate: 225.00-275.00

Condition: Good

Lot: 722

Crown Seal - 13oz. aqua - 'W.J. Hart, Townsville' - initials in heart t/m - lovely & clean

Min/Max estimate: 125.00-150.00

Condition: Very Good

Lot: 723

Codd - 13oz. 'Niagara Patent' - 'Hogan & Mahon, Wagga Wagga' - monogram in fancy shield t/m - some light tip staining & still dirty inside - would clean to near mint

Min/Max estimate: 150.00-200.00

Condition: Good

Lot: 724

Ginger Beer - champ c/s t/t - 'J & E Cushan, Gunnedah' - bee t/m - another classic GB with tiny glaze flaking to side lip rim

Min/Max estimate: 125.00-150.00

Condition: Very Good

Lot: 725

Butter Jar - round, squat "external thread" jar - 'The Fresh Food & Frozen Storage Coy Ld, Iceberg Butter, Melbourne' - some tiny nibbles to ground rim, no lid - very rare

Min/Max estimate: 1250.00-1500.00

Condition: Very Good

Lot: 726

Bird Beak Ink - English stoneware, salt glazed - 'Blackwood & Co, London' - British Rego. diamond t/m - impressed letters are weak in places, and 2 flakes to beak rim - 12cm tall

Min/Max estimate: 175.00-225.00

Condition: Very Good

Lot: 727

Ginger Beer - dump b/t t/t - McCormick, Marrickville' - kangaroo t/m - nice example with some minor marks & tiny glaze flakes to lip rim - great strike

Min/Max estimate: 300.00-400.00

Condition: Very Good

Lot: 728

Codd - 6oz. 'Dobson Patent' - 'J. Ryan, Brisbane' - large harp t/m - magnificent "as found" condition with very light scuffs & marks

Min/Max estimate: 500.00-700.00

Condition: Very Good

Lot: 729

Crown Seal - 7oz. with ceramic label, contents & original stopper - 'Channells Cordials, Atherton' with pictorial of Millaa Millaa Waterfall - scarce

Min/Max estimate: 80.00-120.00

Condition: Very Good

Lot: 730

Ginger Beer - dump t/t lightning stopper & blue transfer - 'John Sloane, Nyngan, NSW' - pictorial of ginger beer bottle - with bale & original branded stopper. Lovely condition with some very minor marks & a small impact to rear base edge - scarce

Min/Max estimate: 1500.00-1750.00

Condition: Very Good

Lot: 731

Blob Top Soda - 6oz. dark green - 'Campbell's Spa Water' (Toowoomba) - crossed flags t/m - light tip staining & minor marks - great colour & very well embossed

Min/Max estimate: 225.00-275.00

Condition: Very Good

Lot: 732

Ginger Beer - dump c/s a/w with blue transfer - 'Warwick Aerated Water Works, Warwick' - very clean with very light glaze discolouration & minor marks - hard to find in this condition

Min/Max estimate: 325.00-375.00

Condition: Very Good

Lot: 733

Crown Seal - 6oz. mid green - 'The Brisbane Aerated Water Co' - crossed flags t/m - some internal haze & manufacturing "pulls" to front shoulder - lovely colour

Min/Max estimate: 80.00-120.00

Condition: Very Good

Lot: 734

Ginger Beer - dump c/s t/t - 'A.C. Dodd's Ginger Beer, Murray Bridge' - monogram t/m - a couple of tiny flakes to sharp shoulder - scarce, South Australian GB

Min/Max estimate: 350.00-450.00

Condition: Very Good

Lot: 735

Jam Jar - a/w stoneware with rolled lip & black transfer - 'Rosella Preserving Co, High Class Jams, Melbourne' - cameo pictorial of a Rosella on a branch - nice condition with a shallow flake to underside of base edge - very rare - 13cm tall

Min/Max estimate: 1000.00-1250.00

Condition: Very Good

Lot: 736

Crown Seal - 10oz. dump aqua 'E.E. Hughes, Quilpie' - initials t/m - some internal haze & minor marks - not easy to find

Min/Max estimate: 80.00-120.00

Condition: Very Good

Lot: 737

Ginger Beer - dump b/t a/w with black transfer - 'T. Tristram, Brisbane' - initials in circles t/m - very clean with a tiny flake to lip rim

Min/Max estimate: 200.00-250.00

Condition: Very Good

Lot: 738

Early Ointment Jar - t/t salt glaze with rolled lip & heavily impressed 'Allen's Patent Foot Rot Ointment, Sole Proprieters, Mowling & Dunkley, Elizabeth St, Melbourne' - crudely manufactured with many glaze imperfections - 2cm chip to side lip rim has been amateurishly repaired

Min/Max estimate: 350.00-400.00

Condition: Good

Lot: 739

Crown Seal - 6oz. aqua skittle - 'Holland, Long & Co, Albany' - rampant lion t/m - nice & early, well embossed with some internal haze & minute marks

Min/Max estimate: 125.00-150.00

Condition: Very Good

Lot: 740

Ginger Beer - dump all brown internal thread - 'Swann, Parramatta' - swan t/m - some minor wear to shoulder with flaking to lip rim - original branded & pictorial bakelite stopper

Min/Max estimate: 300.00-400.00

Condition: Good

Lot: 741

Hair Restorer - amber, rectangular body with ribbon design - 'Fleay's Perfect Hair Restorer' (Ballarat, VIC) - Very minor marks - 17cm tall

Min/Max estimate: 80.00-120.00

Condition: Very Good

Lot: 742

Hair Restorer - mid cobalt blue - rectangular body with early mushroom lip - 'Barrow Evans Hair Restorer' - lovely condition, minor marks - 15.5cm tall

Min/Max estimate: 80.00-120.00

Condition: Very Good

Lot: 743

Chemist - amber, rectangular body with bevelled corners - 'W.T & Co, USA' - 'C.F. Turner & Son, Pharmaceutical Chemists, 78 Elgin St, Carlton' - as found with tip staining & minor marks - rare, large size - 17cm tall

Min/Max estimate: 325.00-375.00

Condition: Very Good

Lot: 744

Poisons X 2 - both hexagonal, ribbed bodies - one is cobalt blue, other is amber - both 'Bloom of Peaches' - some light tip stain - scarce, Aussie poisons

Min/Max estimate: 125.00-150.00

Condition: Very Good

Lot: 745

Medicine - mid amethyst, oval body with large pictorial of beehive - 'E.B.' (Elliott Bros, Brisbane & Sydney) - an unusual chemist bottle, great colour - 18.5cm tall

Min/Max estimate: 75.00-100.00

Condition: Very Good

Lot: 746

Castor Oils & Poison - all cobalt blue - small, 'Dr Zimmerman's Castor Oil, USA', 14cm tall; an 'A & H Tasteless Castor Oil', 10cm tall; also an hexagonal ribbed & shear topped 'Poisonous, Not to be Taken', 15cm tall

Min/Max estimate: 80.00-120.00

Condition: Very Good

Lot: 747

Mercury Pots X 2 - both stamped 'R. Fowler Ltd, Australia' - large & small size mercury pots with pouring spouts & multicoloured majolica glaze - 5.5cm & 6.5cm - minor marks

Min/Max estimate: 60.00-80.00

Condition: Very Good

Lot: 748

Wolfe's Schnapps Items X 3 - cardboard advertising calendar, tin plate change tray & a pocket matchbox holder - minor marks

Min/Max estimate: 150.00-200.00

Condition: Very Good

Lot: 749

Early Jam Jar - t/t salt glaze stoneware - imp. 'I.C. Hoffmann, Red Currant Jelly' - crude manufacture with 2 iron stone "blowouts" to shoulder - 15.5cm tall

Min/Max estimate: 80.00-120.00

Condition: Very Good

Lot: 750

Early Jam Jar - t/t stoneware - imp. 'I.C. Hoffman Strawberry Jam' - fine hairline from rim down side body - 15cm tall

Min/Max estimate: 60.00-80.00

Condition: Fair

Lot: 751

Early Jam Jar - t/t salt glaze stoneware - imp. 'I.C. Hoffmann Strawberry Jam' - crude manufacture with fine stress lines & shallow flakes - 18cm tall

Min/Max estimate: 80.00-120.00

Condition: Good

Lot: 752

Poison Jars X 2 - both t/t stoneware with black & red transfer - 'Fergusson's Arsenate of Lead' - 18.5cm & 14cm tall - large variety has chip to side lip & flake to base edge

Min/Max estimate: 60.00-80.00

Condition: Good

Lot: 753

Poison Jars X 2 - both t/t stoneware with blue & red transfer - 'Fergusson's Arsenate of Lead' - 22cm & 17cm tall - large size has several small glaze nibbles to lip rim, other has shallow glaze flake to rear lip rim

Min/Max estimate: 150.00-200.00

Condition: Good

Lot: 754

Poison Jars X 3 - all t/t stoneware with blue & red transfers - 'Fergusson's Arsenate of Lead' - 15cm, 14cm & 11cm tall - some minor glaze flakes to lip rim, and other minor marks

Min/Max estimate: 80.00-120.00

Condition: Good

Lot: 755

Whisky Crock - t/t stoneware with handle - 'Cruiskeen Lawn Mitchell's Old Irish Whisky' - small flake to side lip rim

Min/Max estimate: 75.00-100.00

Condition: Very Good

Lot: 756

Advertising Water Jug - Czech a/w ceramic with red transfer - 'Extra Double, Carbine Invalid Stout, Perkins & Co, Brisbane' with a pictorial of the race horse "Carbine" - badge on each side is excellent with no wear & a pin prick flake to spout end - rare Queensland water jug, impossible to find in this condition

Min/Max estimate: 1000.00-1250.00

Condition: Very Good

Lot: 757

Whisky Crock - t/t stoneware with handle - 'The Greybeard, Heather Dew Whiskey' - toasting highlanders t/m - tiny glaze flake to top of lip rim - great strike

Min/Max estimate: 100.00-125.00

Condition: Very Good

Lot: 758

Advertising Beer Mug - t/t stoneware with blue transfer & handle - 'Drink Bulimba Beer, Brewed at Valley Brewery' - chip to front base edge & a fine hairline emanating from side rim down body - an early & rare Brisbane advertising tankard

Min/Max estimate: 300.00-400.00

Condition: Good

Lot: 759

Whisky Decanter - deep red amber with applied handle & enamelled lettering - 'Robertson's Dundee Whisky' - rare colour with minor marks & 2 shallow flakes to lip rim

Min/Max estimate: 175.00-225.00

Condition: Good

Lot: 760

Advertising Water Jug - Queensland Pottery - Castlemaine Brewery's Mr XXXX - multicoloured glaze with some internal discoloured crazing & minor marks

Min/Max estimate: 250.00-350.00

Condition: Very Good

Lot: 761

Whisky Crock - t/t stoneware with handle - 'Jeroboam, The Royal Blend Whisky' - pictorial of stag with floral design - lovely condition with some minor marks

Min/Max estimate: 100.00-125.00

Condition: Very Good

Lot: 762

Maughams - 13oz. aqua blue - 'Summons & Co, Sydney' - large kangaroo t/m - some small scattered pitting & minor marks - a magnificent bottle made by 'Joseph Ross, Sydney' - very rare

Min/Max estimate: 1500.00-2000.00

Condition: Polished to Near Mint

Lot: 763

Maugham - 13oz. honey amber - 'Culverhouses Ginger Ale, Specially Prepared' - Invicta horse t/m - as found with tip staining & a large, bruised burst bubble near base

Min/Max estimate: 60.00-80.00

Condition: Fair

Lot: 764

Hamilton - full size - 'Geo. Elliot, Deniliquin' - rooster t/m - tip staining & heavy internal haze - would polish very well

Min/Max estimate: 75.00-100.00

Condition: Fair

Lot: 765

Hamilton - full size - 'Volcanic Co, Orange' - initials in diamond t/m - "as found" with tip staining & minor marks - scarce

Min/Max estimate: 300.00-400.00

Condition: Good

Lot: 766

Hamilton - full size - 'Weeks & White, Cantebury Road, Toorak' - bull's head t/m - has been found in salt water with surface hazing, and opalisation - rare hamilton, needs a polish

Min/Max estimate: 300.00-400.00

Condition: Fair

Lot: 767

Hamilton - full size - 'W. Butler, Bathurst & Sydney' - some scattered pitting and lip may have some polished damage - scarce

Min/Max estimate: 175.00-225.00

Condition: Polished

Lot: 768

Hamilton - full size - 'J. Meyers & Sons, Albany' - standing lion t/m - lovely, "as found" condition with light scuffs & internal haze, and tiny nibbles to sharp lip rim

Min/Max estimate: 600.00-800.00

Condition: Very Good

Lot: 769

Blob Top Skittle - 13oz. 'Briggs & Son, Claremont, Western Australia' - some scattered pitting & minor marks

Min/Max estimate: 250.00-350.00

Condition: Polished

Lot: 770

Codd/Skittle Hybrid - 6oz. 'Niagara Patent' - 'I. Bear & Co, Benoni' - pictorial of a bear - some very minor marks - cute & attractive South African patent

Min/Max estimate: 80.00-120.00

Condition: Very Good

Lot: 771

Hamilton - full size - 'G.F. Seebeck, Perth' - pictorial of tree - some internal haze, small scattered pitting & minor marks

Min/Max estimate: 600.00-800.00

Condition: Polished to Near Mint

Lot: 772

Blue Hamilton - full size, deep copper blue - 'J.T. Shepheard & Co, Geraldton' - star t/m - some scattered pitting, light scuffs & marks - has had an "old polish"

Min/Max estimate: 1000.00-1250.00

Condition: Good

Lot: 773

Connors Patent - 13oz. with tear drop marble - 'Loughlin & Bellair, Wagga, NSW' - pictorial of crow in a circle t/m - "as found" with some minor scuffs & marks - a rare patent

Min/Max estimate: 6000.00-8000.00

Condition: Very Good

Lot: 774

Blue Codd - 13oz. one way pour - 'J.H. Johnson, Roebourne' - some very light scuffs & minor marks - This company had Australia's only true cobalt blue codds

Min/Max estimate: 12500.00-15000.00

Condition: Polished

Lot: 775

Lamont - 13oz. aqua green - 'The Artesian Aerated Water Co, Charleville, Queensland' - pictorial of large artesian bore - stunning, "as found" condition with very minor marks - one of Australia's best pictorial lamonts

Min/Max estimate: 2250.00-2750.00

Condition: Very Good

Lot: 776

Advertising Mirror - oval 'Caltex, Light of the Age Kerosine' - pictorial of fridge & Caltex star t/m to top - clean & vibrant with minor marks, 95% - 38cm X 56cm

Min/Max estimate: 600.00-800.00

Condition: Very Good

Lot: 777

Enamel Sign - with wooden frame - oval, multicoloured pictorial of ram on maroon background - 'Dipped in Cooper, "Boonoke 1"’ - some edge chipping, and dings to screw hole. An early world class sign - 95% - 80cm X 60cm

Min/Max estimate: 4000.00-5000.00

Condition: Very Good

Lot: 778

Tin Sign - red, green & black on white - 'Sinclair Dino’ - 95% - 42cm X 23cm

Min/Max estimate: 225.00-275.00

Condition: Very Good

Lot: 779

Enamel Sign - with rolled edge - yellow on blue - embossed 'Goodyear Tyres' with winged boot t/m - scattered dings, mainly to edge and screw holes with touch-ups - an early 'Metters, Sydney' sign that shows well - 85% - 45cm X 180cm

Min/Max estimate: 1500.00-2000.00

Condition: Very Good

Lot: 780

Enamel Sign - white & yellow on blue - 'Irvines Wine' - minor touch-ups

Min/Max estimate: 750.00-1000.00

Condition: Very Good

Lot: 781

Enamel Sign - white & green on blue - 'Bushells, The Tea of Flavour' - featuring tea cup pictorial - some edge chips (retouched) - attractive and vibrant - 95%

Min/Max estimate: 750.00-1000.00

Condition: Very Good

Lot: 782

Enamel Sign - red & blue on white - 'Neptune S.I. Tractor Kerosine' - farmer & neptune t/m - Some fading, dings to edges & minor marks - Desirable - 95% - 120cm X 60cm

Min/Max estimate: 2250.00-2750.00

Condition: Very Good

Lot: 783

Enamel Sign - blue & red on white - 'Amoco' - flaming torch in oval t/m – scattered dings, marks & some small holes - 90% 183cm X 122cm

Min/Max estimate: 1250.00-1500.00

Condition: Very Good

Lot: 784

Tin Sign - on wooden backing, red & blue on white with embossed border and script, 'Valvoline Motor Oil' - some fading, scratches & light deterioration - 90% - 180cm X 90cm

Min/Max estimate: 750.00-1000.00

Condition: Very Good

Lot: 785

Enamel Sign - white & red on green - giant, 4 piece sign - 'Call for Castrol Motor Oil' - some dings to screw holes, otherwise in excellent, original condition - 95% 356cm X 183cm

Min/Max estimate: 2500.00-3500.00

Condition: Very Good

Lot: 786

Enamel Sign - Enamel Sign - red & blue on white - ‘Pure Paraffin Based Motor Oil’ - ‘Bottom section of “Atlantic Motor Oil”’ sign (next lot) - dings, mainly to screw holes - 95% - 245cm X 47cm

Min/Max estimate: 1250.00-1500.00

Condition: Very Good

Lot: 787

Enamel Sign - Enamel Sign - red & blue on white – 'Top section of “Atlantic Motor Oil”’ sign, (previous lot) - minor dings to screw holes – 95% - 240cm X 77cm

Min/Max estimate: 2250.00-2750.00

Condition: Very Good

Lot: 788

Enamel Sign - red & blue on white - shield shape, 'Mobil' with pegasus t/m – scattered dings, and fading in areas - 85% - 240cm X 120cm

Min/Max estimate: 1250.00-1500.00

Condition: Good

Lot: 789

Enamel Sign - red & black on white - 'Caltex, Marfak' - some dings, a few small holes & fading - 85% - 180cm X 90cm

Min/Max estimate: 600.00-800.00

Condition: Good

Lot: 790

Tin Sign - blue & red on yellow - 'Golden Fleece' - some dings/scratches (one edge cut) - 85% -120cm X 130cm

Min/Max estimate: 800.00-1200.00

Condition: Good

Lot: 791

Petrol Pump - red & blue - 'COR Chariot' - complete with hose, original fittings & dual reservoirs (no glass) - 95% restored and in great condition - **To be sold after Lot #51**

Min/Max estimate: 5000.00-6000.00

Condition: Very Good