Auction - 83 – Toowoomba


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Auction 83 – Toowoomba

Saturday 27th August 2016
A Major Australian Pottery Auction
View 8:00am, Auction 9:30am
(Special Preview, Friday 26th – 2-4 PM)

Lot: 1

Cornwell Sauce Jug - a/w stoneware with black transfer - 'Cockatoo' to side base - minor marks - 13.5cm tall

Min/Max estimate: 150.00-200.00

Condition: Very Good

Lot: 2

Cornwell Sauce Jug - a/w stoneware with black transfer - 'Cockatoo Jams & Sauces' - minor marks - 13.5cm tall

Min/Max estimate: 200.00-250.00

Condition: Very Good

Lot: 3

Cornwell Jam Jars X 2 - 16oz. & 32 oz. - both a/w stoneware with black transfers - 'Cockatoo Jams & Sauces' - both have discoloured crazing & minor marks - Large size has hairlines emanating from rim

Min/Max estimate: 80.00-100.00

Condition: Good

Lot: 4

Cornwell Jam Jars X 2 - 2lb. and 1.5lb. - Both a/w stoneware with black transfers - 'Cockatoo Preserves Ltd, Jams & Sauces' - Both have discoloured crazing, smaller example has glaze wear to rim

Min/Max estimate: 80.00-120.00

Condition: Good

Lot: 5

Cornwell Jam Jars X 2 - 32 oz. & 1.5lb. - both a/w stoneware - 'Cockatoo Jams & Sauces - large size is very clean, other has some discoloured crazing & minor marks

Min/Max estimate: 80.00-120.00

Condition: Good

Lot: 6

Corwnwell Jam Jar - 24oz. a/w stoneware with black transfer - 'Cockatoo Jams & sauces' - Some discoloured crazing and surface rust - scarce variety with string rim

Min/Max estimate: 125.00-150.00

Condition: Good

Lot: 7

Cornwell Jam Jar - 5lb. t/t stoneware with black transfer - 'Cockatoo Home-made Jams' - some glaze discolouration & minor marks

Min/Max estimate: 80.00-120.00

Condition: Good

Lot: 8

Sauce Jug - Czech Ceramic with black transfer - 'Beacon Tomato Sauce' (Geelong) - Beacon t/m - 5cm Tall

Min/Max estimate: 80.00-120.00

Condition: Very Good

Lot: 9

Whisky Water Jug - Victorian clear glass with applied handle & ruby kick-up with enamel lettering - 'Teacher's Highland Cream Whisky' - Attractive and early - 12.5cm Tall

Min/Max estimate: 125.00-150.00

Condition: Very Good

Lot: 10

Mary Gregory Tumblers X 2 - One is ruby glass with cherub, 11cm tall, Other is apricot with figure of boy - 9.5cm Tall - Minor marks

Min/Max estimate: 125.00-150.00

Condition: Very Good

Lot: 11

Mary Gregory Milk Jug - Ruby glass with applied handle & decoration of boy - 10cm tall

Min/Max estimate: 150.00-200.00

Condition: Very Good

Lot: 12

Mary Gregory Vase - Black glass, ovoid shape with flared rim and decoration of girl - Rare colour - 13.5cm tall

Min/Max estimate: 225.00-275.00

Condition: Very Good

Lot: 13

Moorcroft Vase - Marked 'Moorcroft, Made in England' to base with initials 'J.B. 2008' - Attractive, multicoloured design of wind swept trees - 13.5cm tall

Min/Max estimate: 125.00-150.00

Condition: Very Good

Lot: 14

Pair of Candlesticks - Edwardian purple glass candle sticks with engraved fern decoration - most attractive with some minor marks - 20cm tall

Min/Max estimate: 125.00-150.00

Condition: Very Good

Lot: 15

Pair of Serviette Rings & Plate - Boxed EPNS rings with applied Australian Coat of Arms - Also, an English ceramic plate with Commonwealth Coat of Arms and all the States - 20cm diameter

Min/Max estimate: 80.00-120.00

Condition: Good

Lot: 16

Biscuit Barrel - English Ceramic with EPNS mount, handle & lid featuring the Aust. Coat of Arms - Most attractive with some minor wear & marks - 15cm tall

Min/Max estimate: 150.00-200.00

Condition: Very Good

Lot: 17

Victorian Finger Lamp - Pink overlay milk glass with applied handle, waisted body & embossed floral design - Complete with burner & chimney - 30cm tall

Min/Max estimate: 150.00-200.00

Condition: Very Good

Lot: 18

Victorian Finger Lamp - Blue overlay milk glass with applied handle & embossed floral decoration - Complete with burner & chimney - 29cm tall

Min/Max estimate: 150.00-200.00

Condition: Very Good

Lot: 19

Victorian Finger Lamp - Pink overlay milk glass with applied handle & embossed decoration - Complete with burner & chimney - 28.5cm tall

Min/Max estimate: 125.00-150.00

Condition: Very Good

Lot: 20

Victorian Finger Lamp - Yellow overlay milk glass with applied handle - Embossed decoration, complete with burner & chimney - 30cm tall

Min/Max estimate: 150.00-175.00

Condition: Very Good

Lot: 21

Pair of Finger Lamps - One is Victorian green glass with applied handle, other is cobalt blue with 2 moulded handles - both complete with burners & chimneys - 28cm & 33cm tall

Min/Max estimate: 125.00-150.00

Condition: Very Good

Lot: 22

Table Lamp - Amber glass with embossed decoration, complete with burner & chimney - 45cm tall.

Min/Max estimate: 125.00-150.00

Condition: Very Good

Lot: 23

Table Lamp - Honey amber glass with hexagonal Greek key pattern, complete with burner & chimney - 43cm tall.

Min/Max estimate: 125.00-150.00

Condition: Very Good

Lot: 24

Kerosene Lamps X 2 - Both embossed Victorian milk glass - complete with burners and chimneys - 38cm & 24cm tall

Min/Max estimate: 125.00-150.00

Condition: Good

Lot: 25

Kerosene Lamps X 2 - both Victorian blue glass - complete with burner & chimney - Finger lamp has some bruises & damage - 25cm & 29cm tall

Min/Max estimate: 60.00-80.00

Condition: Good

Lot: 26

Pair of Historical Books - Volume 1 & 2 of 'The Picturesque Atlas of Australasia, 1886' - both contain over 800 engravings on wood - some cover damage & page foxing, but generally good

Min/Max estimate: 400.00-500.00

Condition: Good

Lot: 27

Quantity of Ephemera - Including a Printers Book of various Beer labels etc. Also, a 1940s Sydney Telephone Directorty and a 1948 Royal Easter Show programme etc.

Min/Max estimate: 75.00-100.00

Condition: Good

Lot: 28

Office Filing Drawers - Small set of National System wooden filing drawers with handles, 20cm tall

Min/Max estimate: 125.00-150.00

Condition: Good

Lot: 29

Apprentice Chiffonier - Cedar - Typical Victorian chiffonier - Shaped back & supported shelf - most attractive with some restoration and minor marks 30cm tall

Min/Max estimate: 300.00-400.00

Condition: Good

Lot: 30

Apprentice Wardrobe - Pine - Germanic style robe with internal drawer & moustache decoration to base - 40cm tall

Min/Max estimate: 225.00-275.00

Condition: Very Good

Lot: 31

Early Phonograph - 'Edison' Model C portable phonograph with oak case, metal workings and a brass trumpet - Fully restored, complete with original lid - working order

Min/Max estimate: 400.00-500.00

Condition: Very Good

Lot: 32

Wall Cabinet - Queensland Maple - small, wall mounted cabinet with door and shelves - 50cm tall

Min/Max estimate: 125.00-150.00

Condition: Very Good

Lot: 33

Vintage Radio - Early 'Harrington's' Valve Radio in original oak case with bakelite fittings, Phillips battery & original horn - One of the first radios ever made in Australia

Min/Max estimate: 300.00-400.00

Condition: Very Good

Lot: 34

Bathroom Wall Cabinet - Pine hanging cabinet with glaze door and drawer - Attractive, 62cm tall

Min/Max estimate: 150.00-175.00

Condition: Very Good

Lot: 35

Display Cabinet - Cedar counter top cabinet with glazed door and glass shelves - 52cm tall

Min/Max estimate: 175.00-225.00

Condition: Very Good

Lot: 36

Hordern's Switchboard Telephone - Original wooden telephone with brass & bakelite handle from 'Anthony Hordern & Sons, Sydney Department Store' - Used to connect various departments, complete with headphones & booklet, also a 1927 Store Catalogue

Min/Max estimate: 200.00-250.00

Condition: Very Good

Lot: 37

Bluebird Sewing Machine - Pedal sewing machine in a maple cabinet with bluebird leadlight decoration - complete with original sewing machine and branded chair - rare & attractive in good, original condition

Min/Max estimate: 400.00-500.00

Condition: Good

Lot: 38

Ceremonial Board - Wooden PNG Ceremonial Shield Board with attractive geometric decoration, original condition

Min/Max estimate: 125.00-150.00

Condition: Good

Lot: 39

Aboriginal Artifacts X 4 - One early, crude boomerang, A grinding stone and 2 axe heads

Min/Max estimate: 80.00-120.00

Condition: Good

Lot: 40

Primitive Spears X 7 - Bamboo and wood - 2 have steel blades, collected in Cairns NQ

Min/Max estimate: 125.00-150.00

Condition: Good

Lot: 41

Pudding Bowls X 3 - 'All the Queens Pudding Boiler' - No. 18, No. 14 & No. 12 - Some minor glaze marks - large size has original tin lid

Min/Max estimate: 80.00-120.00

Condition: Good

Lot: 42

Pudding Bowls X 7 - all transferred, a/w stoneware advertising 'Fortnum and Mason' - one is from 'Harrods' - Some minor marks

Min/Max estimate: 80.00-120.00

Condition: Good

Lot: 43

Pudding Bowls X 4 - All transferred ceramic - 'Tuckwood's Stores, Sheffield', 'The Service Stores', 'Phoenix Plum Pudding' & 'Crofts Stores' - various sizes with discoloured crazing & minor marks

Min/Max estimate: 125.00-150.00

Condition: Good

Lot: 44

Pudding Bowls X 4 - all transferred stoneware - 3 'Phoenix Plum Pudding', various sizes & 'T.B. Scott' - all 'Fowler Pottery' - some discoloured crazing & minor marks

Min/Max estimate: 125.00-150.00

Condition: Good

Lot: 45

Grimwades Quick Cooker - 7" a/w with green pictorial transfer - complete with original pictorial lid - very clean with a tiny internal flake

Min/Max estimate: 100.00-125.00

Condition: Very Good

Lot: 46

Grimwades Blanc-Mange Mould - a/w with green pictorial transfer - some wear & minor marks

Min/Max estimate: 175.00-225.00

Condition: Very Good

Lot: 47

Grimwades Quick Cooker - 7.5" a/w with green pictorial transfer - Made expressly for 'Hutchinson Bros, The Universal Providers' (Auckland) - A rare, New Zealand variety with some hairlines to internal funnel

Min/Max estimate: 150.00-200.00

Condition: Good

Lot: 48

Pudding Bowl - Blue & white willow pattern, made expressly for 'The Mutual Store Limited, Melbourne' - 16cm diameter

Min/Max estimate: 80.00-120.00

Condition: Very Good

Lot: 49

Blanc-Mange Moulds X 2 - both a/w with black transfers - early 'Brown & Polson's' - 11cm tall & a contemporary version from the 'Edwardian Kitchen', 12cm tall

Min/Max estimate: 125.00-150.00

Condition: Good

Lot: 50

Blanc-Mange Moulds X 2 - both a/w with black transfer - 'Brown & Polson's Corn Flour' Moulds. One is 11cm tall, very clean, other is 12cm tall, heavily discoloured glaze

Min/Max estimate: 125.00-150.00

Condition: Good

Lot: 51

Wall Clock - Victorian Mahogany - Ornate Vienna Regulator - 'Fredr Dahlquist, Romerby' - Beautifully carved half pediment with finials, pedulum and brass weights - 120cm tall

Min/Max estimate: 750.00-1000.00

Condition: Very Good

Lot: 52

Mantle Clock - Ansonia 'Triumph' mantle clock - original & complete with cherubs, pendulum & key - a rare model in superb original condition

Min/Max estimate: 500.00-600.00

Condition: Good

Lot: 53

Cruet Set - Victorian table cruet with EPNS stand - complete with 6 bottles, with stoppers & tops

Min/Max estimate: 125.00-150.00

Condition: Very Good

Lot: 54

Carnival Glass Master Bowl - Marigold - Kingfisher design surrounded by gum leaves

Min/Max estimate: 250.00-300.00

Condition: Very Good

Lot: 55

Waratah Water Jug - Early, Aust. glass cordial jug, decorated with Waratah design - 19cm tall

Min/Max estimate: 175.00-225.00

Condition: Very Good

Lot: 56

Carnival Glass Comport - Black iridescent 'Taza' with butterfly & berry design - lovely example with minor marks - 22cm diameter

Min/Max estimate: 200.00-250.00

Condition: Very Good

Lot: 57

Carnival Glass Master Bowl - Marigold - Kookaburra design surrounded by Waratahs and flannel flowers - magnificent lustre & beautifully embossed - 24cm diameter

Min/Max estimate: 350.00-400.00

Condition: Very Good

Lot: 58

Centenary Plate - English ceramic - multicoloured pictorial plate featuring a Melbourne scene in 1839 produced for the 1934 Melbourne Centenary - 25cm diameter

Min/Max estimate: 150.00-200.00

Condition: Very Good

Lot: 59

Centenary Bowl - English ceramic - Large, footed fruit bowl - Celebrating the centenary of 'J & G Meakin, 1951' - pictorial of brothers & pottery kilns - Attractive and unusual - 22cm diameter

Min/Max estimate: 200.00-250.00

Condition: Very Good

Lot: 60

Crisp Jardiniere - English ceramic - large, tri-footed jardiniere with black glaze and a freeze of kookaburras painted by I.A. Crisp - some very minor marks & wear - a rare piece - 19cm tall

Min/Max estimate: 250.00-350.00

Condition: Very Good

Lot: 61

Edwardian Tantlus - Carved oak case with brass mounts, secret drawer and 3 spirit decanters with original stoppers - Presented to 'J. Thompson by Toowoomba Fire Brigade, 1914' - Most attractive and complete

Min/Max estimate: 300.00-350.00

Condition: Very Good

Lot: 62

Early Victorian Decanter - Free blown paddle mould with scarred pontil, hand engraved body & original stopper - minor marks - 34cm tall

Min/Max estimate: 175.00-225.00

Condition: Very Good

Lot: 63

Pair of Lustre Vases - Large and impressive Victorian, black glass lustre vases with enamelled floral decoration and cut crystal hanging lustres, 37cm Tall

Min/Max estimate: 600.00-800.00

Condition: Very Good

Lot: 64

Table Lamp - Victorian, Cast Iron base with pale green font featuring Mary Gregory decoration of a young girl - complete with burner & chimney - Attractive and Rare - 49cm Tall

Min/Max estimate: 600.00-800.00

Condition: Very Good

Lot: 65

Finger Lamp - Victorian, green glass finger lamp with applied handle & Mary Gregory decoration featuring a young boy complete with burner & chimney - Very Rare - 39cm tall

Min/Max estimate: 275.00-325.00

Condition: Very Good

Lot: 66

Victorian Vase - Cobalt blue with Mary Gregory decoration of a young woman - Most impressive with a minute flake to lip rim

Min/Max estimate: 300.00-400.00

Condition: Very Good

Lot: 67

Victorian Vase - Graduated clear to ruby glass - An elegant, impressive vase with Mary Gregory decoration featuring a young woman to one side and floral decoration to reverse - A great size, as good as they come - 36cm tall

Min/Max estimate: 600.00-800.00

Condition: Very Good

Lot: 68

Banquet Lamp - Elegant, brass Classical base with ruby font, double burner, ruby shade & chimney - Impressive and most attractive - 68cm tall

Min/Max estimate: 800.00-1200.00

Condition: Very Good

Lot: 69

Banquet Lamp - Stunning embossed brass base with pink milk glass overlay font featuring floral decoration - Complete with duplex burner, etched ruby ball shade & chimney - some tiny flakes to shade rim - A quality lamp - 72cm tall

Min/Max estimate: 1250.00-1500.00

Condition: Very Good

Lot: 70

Banquet Lamp - Brass Art Nouveau base & column with a faceted ruby font, double burner, ruby Art Nouveau Shade and chimney - some minute flakes to shade rim - 72cm tall

Min/Max estimate: 1250.00-1500.00

Condition: Very Good

Lot: 71

Banquet Lamp - Fancy, cast iron & brass base - Blue milk glass font with enamel floral decoration - Double burner with embossed etched shade & chimney - 75cm tall

Min/Max estimate: 750.00-1000.00

Condition: Very Good

Lot: 72

Banquet Lamp - A stunning, intricate cast iron bird cage base - pink and ruby overlay glass font with embossed floral decoration - Double burner with a graduated clear to ruby Art Nouveau shade & chimney - They don't come much better than this - 71cm Tall

Min/Max estimate: 1500.00-2000.00

Condition: Very Good

Lot: 73

Table Lamp - Victorian, pierced cast iron base with ruby glass font, double burner, etched ball shade & chimney - Base of font has been broken & reglued - 58cm tall

Min/Max estimate: 300.00-400.00

Condition: Damaged

Lot: 74

Framed Photographs - Original framed set of 3 photographs featuring 'Sunshine Harvester at Work in Tasmania' (W. Hart & Sons Agents) - unusual and rare - 85cm X 35cm

Min/Max estimate: 175.00-225.00

Condition: Very Good

Lot: 75

WW1 Photo and Certificate - Original framed photograph of a uniformed soldier 'Corporal Walter Holden', also his disability discharge certificate dated 1919' - both 50cm X 50cm

Min/Max estimate: 80.00-120.00

Condition: Very Good

Lot: 76

WW1 Framed Certificate - Ornate wooden frame - Death Certificate & Soldier Portrait of 'Corporal Walter Holden' - 55cm X 65cm

Min/Max estimate: 125.00-150.00

Condition: Good

Lot: 77

Framed Painting - Featuring 'St David's Cathedral, Hobart', artist 'Peter Barraclough' - A fine watercolour and ink work by this contemporary Tasmanian artist - 60cm X 45cm

Min/Max estimate: 225.00-275.00

Condition: Very Good

Lot: 78

Pears Print - Large, framed Edwardian print from the 'Pears Soap Company' - 'A Hearty Christmas' - 80cm X 65cm -

Min/Max estimate: 250.00-350.00

Condition: Very Good

Lot: 79

Travel Poster - Framed - Multicoloured pictorial of the Sydney Harbour By Will Ashton, released by the Australian Travel Association - An original, vintage print - Nicely Framed - 68cm X 55cm

Min/Max estimate: 150.00-200.00

Condition: Very Good

Lot: 80

Travel Poster - Large framed photographic poster of Sydney Harbour - 'ANA Ports of Call, Sydney' - Some spotting and minor marks - 90cm X 75cm

Min/Max estimate: 200.00-250.00

Condition: Very Good

Lot: 81

Framed Poster - Featuring the Sydney Harbour Bridge, No. 2 of the British Engineering Feats Series - 50cm X 40cm

Min/Max estimate: 80.00-120.00

Condition: Good

Lot: 82

Hermannsburg Paintings X 2 - Original watercolours feautirng range scenes - One is 'Ewald Namatjira', 54cm X 38cm, other is 'Walter Ebatarinja', 38cm X 28cm - Some minor foxing and marks

Min/Max estimate: 200.00-250.00

Condition: Good

Lot: 83

Hermannsburg Paintings X 2 - Both watercolours with gum trees in forefront of range background scene - One is 'Otto Pareroultja, 50cm X 34cm, other is 'Richard Moketarinja', 46cm X 33cm - minor foxing and marks

Min/Max estimate: 200.00-250.00

Condition: Good

Lot: 84

Hermannsburg Paintings X 2 - both watercolours featuring landscape scenes by 'Herbert Raberaba', 39cm X 27cm - Minor foxing and marks

Min/Max estimate: 175.00-225.00

Condition: Good

Lot: 85

Framed Hermannsburg Painting - Framed Watercolour by Otto Pareroultja feauring gum tree & range scene - 46cm X 50cm

Min/Max estimate: 225.00-275.00

Condition: Good

Lot: 86

Framed Hermannsburg Painting - Framed Watercolour by Johannes Katakarinja feauturing gum tree & range scene - Great technique - 50cm X 38cm

Min/Max estimate: 225.00-275.00

Condition: Good

Lot: 87

Framed Painting - Signed Watercolour, 'F.E. Cox, 1919' (Joliffe) - features winter landscape scene - 52cm X 43cm - some foxing & minor marks

Min/Max estimate: 125.00-150.00

Condition: Good

Lot: 88

Framed Painting - Signed Watercolour, 'F.E. Cox, 1951' (Joliffe) - Features Golfers by Ocean Side Scene - 52cm X 43cm - some foxing & minor marks

Min/Max estimate: 200.00-250.00

Condition: Good

Lot: 89

Framed Painting - Original Oil by Darling Downs artist, Herbert Carstens - No. 13 - "Downs Landscape" scene - 53cm X 44cm

Min/Max estimate: 225.00-275.00

Condition: Good

Lot: 90

Framed Painting - Original Oil by Darling Downs artist, Herbert Carstens - No.30 - Featuring lake & landscape scene - 53cm X 44cm

Min/Max estimate: 225.00-275.00

Condition: Good

Lot: 91

Framed Advertisements X 2 - Both are B&W prints - Includes 'Velvet Soap' featuring washing lady, 37cm X 47cm & a 'Zon Bathing Oil' advertising showcard featuring nude woman, 26cm X 41cm - Both show well

Min/Max estimate: 150.00-250.00

Condition: Good

Lot: 92

Bed Warmers X 2 - both a/w stoneware - One is the 'Adaptable Hot Water Bottle' made by Doulton, Other is the 'Mecca Foot Warmer' made by Grimwades - both have original stoppers with minor marks

Min/Max estimate: 125.00-150.00

Condition: Good

Lot: 93

Slipper Bed Pan - 'S. Maw Son & Thompson, London' - Extremely rare, blue & white floral pattern slipper pan featuring insects - with handle & original lid - Some minor marks

Min/Max estimate: 225.00-275.00

Condition: Very Good

Lot: 94

Commemorative Tray - Copper - Oval, Art Nouveau tray featuring 'Parliament House, Canberra' - Attractive with minor marks - 36cm Long

Min/Max estimate: 125.00-150.00

Condition: Very Good

Lot: 95

Mixing Jugs X 2 - Both 'Ovaltine' Ceramic Jug Mixers - One is pictorial with original mixer (chip to rim), other is made by 'Fowler, Sydney' (nibbles to base edge) - Both 22cm tall

Min/Max estimate: 80.00-120.00

Condition: Good

Lot: 96

Advertising Bowls X 3 - All ceramic - 'Quaker Rolled Oats', 'Southerlands Beef Paste' & 'McDowells, Melbourne' (worn)

Min/Max estimate: 75.00-100.00

Condition: Good

Lot: 97

Calendar Plates X 3 - 2 are 'Grimwades' with advertising to reverse (some edge nibbles), other is American, Circa. 1912 (some crazing) - 22cm diameter

Min/Max estimate: 125.00-150.00

Condition: Good

Lot: 98

Advertising Bowls X 3 - All ceramic - One is 'McDowells, Melbourne', 'Quaker Rolled Oats' & 'Southerlands Super Spread' - Some wear and marks

Min/Max estimate: 125.00-150.00

Condition: Good

Lot: 99

Advertising Dishes X 4 - 2 blue and white Burleigh Willow', 1 'Buckley & Nunn, Melbourne' & other is a 'Hawthorn Tyre Repairer'

Min/Max estimate: 125.00-150.00

Condition: Good

Lot: 100

Advertising Rolling Pin - a/w ceramic with black transfer & wooden handles - 'McAlpine's Flour' - thumbnail chip to one end, and a fine hairline running underneath badge

Min/Max estimate: 200.00-250.00

Condition: Good