Commemoratives
Staffordshire Pot Lids and Prattware Sale
on Saturday 9th June 2018
Lots: 47C-93 of 483
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Lot 47C
Winston Churchill: a walking stick the engraved silver pommel hallmarked for London 1920 with an ebonised and bone ivory collar the wooden shaft indistinctly inscribed 'Once owned by Sir Winston Churchill Home Sec', the pommel dented the ferrule replaced, 861mm long. Illustrated. * Churchill was Home Secretary in 1910 to 1911 and was made Knight of the Garter in 1953
Estimate:  £100 - 200 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 47D
Winston Churchill: a Smiths clock with personal inscription relating to the family of Sir Winston Churchill having hand wound movement the brass case of 1950's design engraved 'Dearest Pig, From Clemmy Kat and Kittens, 8th October 1959', 142mm high Illustrated. *The family nicknames Pig for Sir Winston and Clemmy Kat for Lady Churchill are both well documented; their offspring collectively nicknamed Kittens.
Estimate:  £100 - 200 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 47E
Winston Churchill: an onyx and plated metal combined desk inkwell and perpetual calendar, circa 1960, 185mm wide. *This desk piece is said, by association with Mrs. Rosie Skitt (in service to HM Queen Mary and subsequently the Churchills), to have been owned by Sir Winston.
Estimate:  £50 - 100 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 47F
Winston Churchill: a French pottery ashtray the blue body inscribed 'Hotel de Paris, Monte-Carlo', 118mm diameter, circa 1955 together with a typed note signed by Beryl M Murray referring to the ashtray (2) Illustrated. * Edmund (Eddie) Murray served with Special Branch from 1949 becoming bodyguard to Sir Winston Churchill in 1950 until 1965
Estimate:  £10 - 30 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 48
A porcelain mug by Wileman for the 1893 wedding of George and May, a small Royal Doulton loving cup for 1919 peace, a similar pottery beaker and a loving cup for Diana in memoriam (4)
Estimate:  £20 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 49
1911 Coronation: a Spode Copeland's China porcelain beaker
Estimate:  £25 - 30 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 50
1981 Wedding: a pair of Royal Doulton pottery beakers, one printed in blue the other brown (2) * Although unmarked both beakers were acquired from the Royal Doulton / Minton Archive Collection dispersal. The version in blue said to be experimental and one of only six produced. See the accompanying newspaper article.
Estimate:  £30 - 60 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 51
Victoria and Albert: a pair of named woven silk pictures each depicted three-quarter length, his inscribed for the 1851 Exhibition, framed 308 x 260mm overall (2)
Estimate:  £50 - 70 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 52
Victoria: a stylish stoneware bottle, depicted in formal dress, the brown glazed body with yellow decoration, circa 1840, 237mm high, neck restored
Estimate:  £40 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 53
A porcelaineous cup and saucer printed in black with figures grieving at a tomb inscribed to the memory of Charlotte, also two beakers, a mug and a tin dish (6)
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 54
A tankard with GR monogram moulded medallion flanked by stylised foliage in blue, circa 1770, 106mm
Estimate:  £40 - 60 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 55
A pearlware plate printed all over in blue with a named and dated profile of George III in memoriam, repaired and a saucer dish for Charlotte in memoriam, stained (2)
Estimate:  £30 - 60 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 56
1820 Caroline: a porcelaineous dish printed in black with a named profile, 206mm
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 57
1830 George IV in Memoriam: a pottery jug by Goodwin, Bridgwood Harris printed in black, restored, 152mm
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 58
1831 Coronation: a cylindrical mug printed in black with portraits, 103mm, chipped
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 59
1831 Coronation: a lobed pottery jug printed in purple with named portraits, 192mm
Estimate:  £80 - 120 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 60
1837/38 Victoria: a small Swansea pottery mug printed in purple with a named portrait, 71mm, rim chip
Estimate:  £100 - 150 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 61
1838 Coronation: a Staffordshire pottery mug printed in green, 71mm, repaired
Estimate:  £100 - 150 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 62
1838 Coronation: a Staffordshire pottery nursery plate printed in blue within a colourful border, 170mm, hairline crack
Estimate:  £70 - 90 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 63
1840 Wedding: a pottery nursery plate printed in black with named portraits within a colourful border, 200mm, fine star crack
Estimate:  £70 - 90 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 64
1840 Wedding: a pottery nursery plate printed in brown with named portraits within a colourful border, 198mm, cracked and chipped
Estimate:  £60 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 65
A small glass dish moulded with a named portrait of Victoria, 101mm and another with Prince of Wales feathers (2)
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 66
1863 Wedding: a cylindrical pottery mug printed in black with portraits, chipped and a cream jug with portraits (2)
Estimate:  £30 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 67
Delhi Durbar: a pottery mug with moulded scenes of the procession, 82mm. * First held in 1877 upon Victoria's creation as Empress of India the ceremony was again held in 1903.
Estimate:  £20 - 30 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 68
Queen Elizabeth: a small mug by Paragon with sepia portrait after Marcus Adams, a Wedgwood mug by Guyatt, a bakelite beaker, a pair of printed tin plates in original cardboard folder for 1953 and two commemorative medals (a lot)
Estimate:  £30 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 69
An extensive and interesting collection of approximately 500 commemorative mugs dating from the 1950's to the present day recording many royal, social and world events, including 8 small loving cups by Crown Derby for Goviers, all ostensibly in good condition (a lot) * The successful purchaser will, by prior arrangement with the vendor, be responsible for packing and removing, at their own expense, this collection from its current location in Winchester, Hampshire during the last week of June 2018.
Estimate:  £500 - 1500 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 70
1997 Princess Diana: a particularly good portrait in pastel and chalk on paper by Barbara Kaczmarowska Hamilton depicting the Princess head and shoulders looking slightly to sinister against a sky background, signed and dated B. Hamilton 97, contained in the original gilt gesso and painted glazed frame, 760 x 680mm overall excluding cresting *Painted by the artist and generously presented to the Treloar Trust who subsequently offered this painting at a charity auction held during their Summer Charity Ball from where it was acquired by the vendor. Depicted in a round necked blue dress, wearing heart shaped pearls with matching earrings, inspiration for this stylish composition quite probably came, with a degree of artistic licence towards the jewellery, from the visit by the Princess of Wales to Russia in June 1995 where she received the International Leonardo Prize (honouring distinguished patrons of medicine, sports and the arts). Illustrated Following her divorce in August 1996 Princess Diana went on to champion many celebrated causes and remained the focus of world media attention. This portrait, dating as it does from just prior to her tragic premature death on 28th August 1997, numbers amongst the last of those undertaken during her lifetime. Barbara Kaczmarowska Hamilton (Basia Hamilton) is an acclaimed society portrait painter. She was born in Poland and now resides in Britain. Amongst those who have sat for her are His Holiness John Paul II, together with other world leaders and Heads of State also members of the British Royal Family including Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth the Queen Mother, HRH the Princess Royal, HRH the Duke of Kent and HRH Prince Michael of Kent. The successful purchaser will additionally be required to pay any Artist's Resale Right (Droit de Suite) surcharge of 4.00% of the hammer price.
Estimate:  £1000 - 2000 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 71
George III: a small mallet shaped glass decanter and stopper engraved with GR monogram and inscription, circa 1789, 169mm (2)
Estimate:  £30 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 72
George III: a pearlware twin handled cup inscribed 'God save the King' in blue, circa 1789, 125mm, old staple repair to handle and crack to rim
Estimate:  £120 - 180 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 73
George III: a white ground glass relief probably by James Tassie depicted head and shoulders looking to sinister, circa 1790, 55mm high, together with the contemporary turned wood frame (2) Illustrated
Estimate:  £100 - 200 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 74
A ground glass profile by James Tassie possibly depicting a youthful Prince of Wales (later George IV) head and shoulders looking to sinister, circa 1790, 42mm Illustrated
Estimate:  £150 - 250 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 75
George III: a small pearlware bowl printed in blue with superimposed profiles inscribed 'King and Constitution', circa 1793, 183mm * See Commemorative Pottery, plate 31 Illustrated
Estimate:  £120 - 150 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 76
George III: a pearlware soup bowl by Davenport printed all over in blue with central profile and agricultural implements, impressed mark, circa 1800, 252mm
Estimate:  £50 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 77
George III: a pearlware bowl printed in blue with superimposed profiles, circa 1809, 257mm, restored rim chip and glaze scratched
Estimate:  £80 - 120 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 78
George III: a small twin handled cup and saucer by Flight Barr & Barr of Worcester, the deep blue ground well gilded and painted with a portrait in military uniform by Thomas Baxter within an oval border of colourful jewelling, the cup interior gilded and the underside with inscribed mark, the saucer with puce printed mark, circa 1815, 94mm high, the cup restored Illustrated
Estimate:  £800 - 1200 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 79
Bronze medallions for 1762 birth of George IV; Victoria's 1837 visit to City of London; 1831 opening of London Bridge by William IV, cased and in silver for 1817 Charlotte in memoriam; 1821 coronation; 1844 opening of Royal Exchange and two for 1897 (8)
Estimate:  £100 - 200 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 80
1817 Charlotte in Memoriam: a wax profile in an ebonised frame with silver metal mount engraved with name and dates, 108 x 92mm; a framed hand coloured engraving of her tomb and a framed engraving of George Prince of Wales, circa 1785 (3)
Estimate:  £40 - 60 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 81
1817 Charlotte in Memoriam: a pearlware nursery plate with floral and foliate moulded border printed in black, 154mm * See Commemorative Pottery, plate 42
Estimate:  £70 - 90 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 82
1817 Charlotte in Memoriam: a porcelaineous sauce boat printed in black and decorated in gilt, a pink lustre banded saucer dish and a plate printed in blue with a view of Claremont (3)
Estimate:  £40 - 60 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 83
1817 Charlotte in Memoriam: a small pink lustre banded mug and two white stoneware jugs, one with hairline crack (3)
Estimate:  £40 - 60 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 84
1817 Charlotte in Memoriam: a pearlware jug printed in grey and banded in pink lustre, 145mm
Estimate:  £60 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 85
1817 Charlotte in Memoriam: a pink lustre banded saucer dish, a similar cup and saucer and a nursery plate depicting Caroline, chipped (4)
Estimate:  £30 - 60 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 86
Caroline: a rare pearlware bowl printed in blue with scenes entitled 'Villa d'Este', 162mm diameter Illustrated. *See Commemorative Pottery, plate 58 for a slightly larger version of the same print although lacking the buildings on the hill.
Estimate:  £80 - 120 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 87
1820 Caroline: a pearlware nursery plate the feather edged border printed in blue with a named portrait, 162mm. Illustrated.
Estimate:  £40 - 60 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 88
1820 Caroline: a pearlware nursery plate the moulded border with typical Prattware decoration and printed in blue with a Latin named half-length profile, 183mm. Illustrated.
Estimate:  £60 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 89
1820 Caroline: a blue printed pearlware plate also a quartrelobe serving dish with blue and gilded border and puce printed portrait, both restored (2)
Estimate:  £40 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 90
1820 Caroline: a copper and pink lustre banded Green Bag jug with named portrait, 147mm and a pink lustre lined sauce boat, cracked (2)
Estimate:  £40 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 91
1820 Caroline: a pressed horn circular box and cover, 77mm (2)
Estimate:  £30 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 92
1820 Caroline: a pair of glass pictures depicting the arrival at Dover and Caroline flanked by Britannia, both reframed, 377 x 472mm overall (2)
Estimate:  £80 - 120 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 93
1821 Caroline in Memoriam: a pearlware nursery plate the basketware border painted with flowers, printed in black, 166mm
Estimate:  £50 - 100 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
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