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New Valuation Events 2019
2019 Valuation EventsIn addition to our weekly Wednesday valuation events at Greenham Business Park 10am-3.30pm, 2019 sees SAS going on the road having additional valuation events. Antiques and Fine Art on the second Monday of every month at Jury's Inn Swindon, Jewellery, Antiques and Collectables the third Monday of the month at J McCarthy Ltd, 11 Artillery Row, London SW10 1RH and on the fourth Monday of the month you can find us valuing all manner of Jewellery, Antiques and Collectables at Connolley & Co, 7 Maypole St, Wombourne, Wolverhampton WV5 9JB. Call 01635 580595 or email mail@specialauctionservices.com for further details.

Auction highlights

  • Camera
  • 18th June 2019

Lot 186

A Dallmeyer Oscilo-Rareac 80mm f/1.9 Lens, serial no 583135, with a Prontor-Press dial set shutter

Price realised

£500

Lot 187

Sony HDW-790 Camera, HD camcorder with Fujinon 7.8-172mm f/1.8 TV lens, lens no 382808

Price realised

£1600

Lot 404

A Rolleiflex 2.8 F TLR Camera, serial no 24345802, with Carl Zeiss 80mm f/2.8 Planer lens

Price realised

£230

Auction highlights

  • Music & Entertainment
  • 11th June 2019

Lot 157

Lot 157 of 688:
A musical box by Karrer, No. 4665, playing eight mixed airs with optional drum and six bells with bee strikers, in case with inlaid front and lid and tune sheet (Bulleid No. 58) -- 23½ in. wide, the cyinder 13in. (33cm.)

Price realised

£1500

Lot 228

Lot 228 of 688:
David Bowie Acetate, Ching-A-Ling - One-Sided UK 7" Acetate - In 1968 David Bowie formed a short lived folk trio called 'Feathers' with his then girlfriend Hermione Farthingale and John Hutchinson. Whilst they played live a number of times, this song is the only known recorded output, having been recorded 'on the sly' by Tony Visconti and never released as a single - Essex Music Group labels with typed title and artist

Price realised

£2600

Lot 653

Lot 653

Lot 653 of 688:
Thibouville-Lamy bow and Violin, Thibouville-Lamy violin bow stamped Sarasate Virtuose C1880, very good condition, with original lapping, no bow hair, with a German violin, in wooden case

Price realised

£1100

Auction highlights

  • Antiques and Fine Arrt
  • 4th June 2019

Lot 11

An Art Deco bronze sculpture of a woman standing with hands in her pockets, rectangular marble base with canted corners, 31 cm high

Price realised

£880

Lot 208

A Rene Lalique Coqs Et Plumes blue tinted vase, marked to base, 15.5 cm high

Price realised

£800

Lot 285

Early 18th Century Dutch School oil pen and ink on panel, 'Penschilderij depicting Boats in Calm Water', 21 cm x 26 cm, framed

Price realised

£2600

Auction highlights

  • Glorious Trains Part 2
  • 29th May 2019

Lot 583

A Maxwell-Hemmens Live Steam Twin-engined Marine Steam Plant, with centre-flue gas-fired horizontal boiler 7ᄑ" long (over lagging), with a pair of 'Max II' twin-cylinder engines and associated pipework, complete with gas burner and reducing valve, M-H pressure gauge, water gauge, lubricators to each engine and control valves suitable for R/C operation

Price realised

£900

Lot 587

A Pre-War Hornby Series (Dinky Toys) 22b Closed Sports Coupe, blue body, red roof and mudguards, tinplate radiator, blue wash wheels, 'Hornby Series' cast to underside

Price realised

£1700

Lot 589

A Pre-War Hornby Series (Dinky Toys) 22d Delivery Van, green cab, blue van body, tinplate radiator, blue wash wheels, 'Hornby Series' cast to underside

Price realised

£2900

Auction highlights

  • Jewellery, Silver, Watches, Coins, Objets d'Art
  • 16th May 2019

Lot 23

An early George III large silver salver possibly by Ebenezer Coker, dated London 1760

Price realised

£800

Lot 249

A rare WWII period Longines Greenlander officer's wristwatch, also known as one of the Dirty Dozen and only 8,000 Longines were produced

Price realised

£2300

Lot 385

A Chinese jade carving, the white jade with brown tones in the form of ripened fruit on a leaf with caterpillar and butterfly with an associated metal mount, jade 3.7cm x 3.2c

Price realised

£3800

Auction highlights

  • Photographica
  • 30th April 2019

Lot 455

An Angenieux Type S3 75mm f/1.8 Lens, serial no 417936

Price realised

£19,500

Lot 436

A Kinoptik Fulgior 50mm f/1.3 lens, serial no 10880

Price realised

£8,500

Lot 48

An early 19th Century part set of Robert Bate 'Borough of Harwich' brass 1824 Standard Measures

Price realised

£7,000

Auction highlights

  • Collectors Auction
  • 9th April 2019

Lot 582

A Riley RMF 2.5litre Motor Car 1953, currently carrying registration number 9 RHX, 1 of only 1050 made, this is a RHD export model first registered in Singapore and returned to the UK in 1957; fair condition, requiring complete restoration, we are advised that the engine had an overhaul shortly before it went into dry storage in circa 1990, offered with many spare parts

Price realised

£3800

Lot 122

Tennis Postcards, one period album - P4 RP portraits of tennis players mainly at Wimbledon, including H W 'Bunny' Austin, probably in 1926, Crole-Rees, Kingscote, Fyzee, Jacob, Lacoste, Washer, Washburn, Kay Stammers, Helen Wills, Jean Borotra and Suzanne Lenglen (71), P6 postcard-size photographs without printed fronts (56), royalty (26), G-VG (97)

Price realised

£620

Lot 384

A Brunei medal group, awarded to Major P Bakmand, OC Muara and Senior Engineering Officer in the Pahlawan, comprising Brunei Coronation 1968 medal, in 22ct gold, The Royal Brunei Malay Regiment General Service medal and Order of the Setia Negara Neck badge, plus the miniatures, in Spink & Sons boxes, together with photocopies of articles on Bakmand with the Sultan (parcel)

Price realised

£1500

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