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New Valuation Events 2019
2019 Valuation EventsIn addition to our weekly valuation events, 2019 sees SAS going on the road having additional valuation events. Tribal Valuation with Tom Hurst 23rd January at our Greenham Saleroom. Antique and Fine Art on the second Monday of every month at Jury's Inn Swindon and Jewellery, Antiques and Collectables the third Monday of the month at J McCarthy Ltd, 11 Artillery Row, London SW10 1RH. Call 01635 580595 or email mail@specialauctionservices.com for further details.

Auction highlights

  • A Celebration of Post-War English Glass, Cigarette Cards & Sport
  • 8th January 2019

Lot 42

Ronald Stennett Wilson for Kings Lynn (Wedgwood) Glass, a single RSW13 'Sheringham' candleholder, this version with 8 discs, in Dark Blue 30 cm. N.B. Sticks of this size (along with 4 and 6 disc versions) were only made as friggers or trial pieces, and are very scarce. Ref:- '20th Century British Glass' (Hajdamach) p329.

Price realised

£680

Lot 217

Trade Cards, Football, Barratt Famous Footballers New Series 1951 (M50) (gen gd/vg, viewing recommended)

Price realised

£180

Lot 437

Cricket Scrapbook, contains numerous press cuttings and autographs from mainly the 1940s including autographs of the Australian team 1946, 1948, India 1940, South Africa 1951 plus many of the County teams represented in the same way of the era

Price realised

£780

Auction highlights

  • Antiques & Fine Art
  • 3rd January 2019

Lot 85

A 19th Century marble sculpture of the Virgin and Child after the original in the Basilica of Notre-Dame-des-Victoires, inscribed 'N.D.DES VICTOIRES', on a rotating pedestal, squared marble column and base, 189 cm high

Price realised

£2000

Lot 374

Albrecht Durer (1471-1528) woodcut, 'The Holy Family with Joachim and St. Anne', 23.5 cm x 16 cm, trimmed to margin, framed and glazed

Price realised

£650

Lot 522

A William IV mahogany and marbled topped circular table, single fluted and naturalistic column, triform base, 80 cm diameter x 71 cm high

Price realised

£1000

Auction highlights

  • Trains Galore
  • 11th December 2018

Lot 767

An Original Great Western Railway 'Saint' Class Locomotive Nameplate 'Talisman', iron and brass, from locomotive no 2989, built in 1905

Price realised

£6200

Lot 1302

An Aster Factory-built Gauge 1 Live Steam Spirit-fired Ex-LNER A3 Class Locomotive and Tender,

Price realised

£4000

Lot 1408

A 3½" Gauge Live Steam Coal-fired Southern Railway 'Lord Nelson' 4-6-0 Locomotive and Tender, finely engineered and finished in SR Maunsell green as no 850, with bogie Tender, the loco featuring twin cylinders with outside valve gear and screw reversing, axle-driven water pump, injector, hand pump to Tender, two pressure gauges and water gauge, overall G-VG, no boiler history (2)

Price realised

£2600

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yesterday

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7 days ago

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