An auction of Commeratives
including items from the collections of Tony King John Wilkinson
Royal Ephemera, Musical Ceramics
Staffordshire Pot Lids and Prattware
on Saturday 16th November 2019
Sale commences 12 noon
Lots: 101-150 of 528
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Lot 101
1922 Edward Prince of Wales: a parian standing figure entitled 'Our Prince', the reverse incised P. Byrant Baker 1922, 256mm (commemorative, commemorate, royal)
Estimate:  £60 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £30
Lot 102
A Melba China globe inscribed around the foot for Edward VIII 1937 and a Winton character jug of George VI (2) (commemorative, commemorate, royal)
Estimate:  £25 - 30 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £55
Lot 103
1873 Victoria: a chromolithograph printed and cut outline New Year's Day card inscribed in ink on the reverse 'To dear Leopold from his devoted Mama, Jan 1 1873 VRI', 73 x 107mm, framed as a display
* Prince Leopold, Queen Victoria's youngest son, was born in 1853. (commemorative, commemorate, royal, ephemera)
Estimate:  £80 - 120 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £180
Lot 104
1874 Victoria: a handwritten letter on Windsor Castle embossed mourning stationary to Prince Leopold detailing arrangements for Luncheon dated 7th March 1874, 175 x 112mm, together with the envelope, framed as a display
* On 7th March 1874 the recently married Duke and Duchess of Edinburgh (Prince Alfred, Victoria's second son) arrived at Windsor having departed St Petersburg on 28th February. (commemorative, commemorate, royal, ephemera)
Estimate:  £100 - 200 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £260
Lot 105
1880 Prince Leopold: a framed display comprising a carte de visite photograph by Barraud, a chromolithograph card signed in ink 'Leopold Christmas 1880', 120 x 176mm and a letter on Windsor Castle embossed mourning stationary (commemorative, commemorate, royal, ephemera)
Estimate:  £80 - 100 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £150
Lot 106
Princess Victoria of Hesse: a silver nitrate photograph by Bassano depicted half-length looking to sinister wearing a tiara, 196 x 146mm, overmounted and framed, circa 1884
* Born in 1863 Victoria was the eldest daughter of Louis IV Grand Duke of Hesse, she married Prince Louis of Battenberg in 1884 and died in 1950. Her eldest daughter Alice was the mother of the current Duke of Edinburgh. See National Portrait Gallery 95939. (commemorative, commemorate, royal, ephemera)
Estimate:  £80 - 120 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £80
Lot 107
1883 Prince Leopold: a chromolithograph Christmas card inscribed in ink 'For my darling Nellie Xmas Day 1883, Osborne' and another inscribed on the reverse and dated Nov18 1881 by an unknown hand, both framed, largest 280 x 240 overall (2) (commemorative, commemorate, royal, ephemera)
Estimate:  £40 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £48
Lot 108
1885 Prince Albert Victor: a gilt printed dance card together with the tassel and pencil for a ball held on the occasion of his coming of age on 8th January at Sandringham, framed 171 x 197mm overall (commemorative, commemorate, royal, ephemera)
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £120
Lot 109
Princess Helena: a new year card in the shape of an artist's palette ink signed 'Auntie Helen to dear Arthur', circa 1888, framed 207 x 168mm overall * Princess Helena was the wife of Prince Leopold whose elder brother, Prince Arthur, was the father of Arthur born in 1883. (commemorative, commemorate, royal, ephemera)
Estimate:  £30 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £48
Lot 110
1890 Duke of Clarence and Avondale: a Coutts & Co cheque inscribed in ink payable to G. Hardy Esq and signed Clarence & Avondale, framed 168 x 275mm overall * The Duke of Clarence was the eldest son of Albert Edward Prince of Wales, born in 1864 he died in 1892 (commemorative, commemorate, royal, ephemera)
Estimate:  £80 - 120 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £110
Lot 111
A silk opera program for Covent Garden on July 7th 1903 in honour of the visit of the President of the French Republic, framed 545 x 440mm (commemorative, commemorate, royal, ephemera)
Estimate:  £15 - 20 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £40
Lot 112
1912 Princess Alice and Alexander of Teck: a pair of photographs each ink signed and dated, mounted together and attractively framed, 471 x 530mm overall
* Princess Alice of Albany, daughter of Prince Leopold, married Prince Alexander of Teck in 1904. In 1917 he relinquished his German title to become Earl of Athlone. (commemorative, commemorate, royal, ephemera)
Estimate:  £50 - 100 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £65
Lot 113
1932 Queen Mary: a Christmas card inscribed in ink 'To Darling Mary, Great Aunt May', framed 234 x 262mm overall
* The Duchess of Beaufort was born Princess Mary of Teck; her father was the Marquis of Cambridge, younger brother of Queen Mary (May). (commemorative, commemorate, royal, ephemera)
Estimate:  £40 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £45
Lot 114
1935 Edward Prince of Wales: a Christmas card with colour picture of The Fort, Sunningdale, ink signed and dated 'Edward P 1935', framed 473 x 273mm overall (commemorative, commemorate, royal, ephemera)
Estimate:  £80 - 120 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £100
Lot 115
1938 King George VI: Embossed stationary for HM Yacht Victoria & Albert typed with detail of a visit on 21st June, ink signed George RI, framed with crown surmount, 301 x201mm overall (commemorative, commemorate, royal, ephemera)
Estimate:  £80 - 120 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £340
Lot 116
Duchess of Windsor: a photograph depicted wearing a black dress holding a terrier dog mounted together with an embossed card signed in biro 'Wallis Duchess of Windsor', circa 1950, framed 542 x 345mm overall (commemorative, commemorate, royal, ephemera)
Estimate:  £150 - 200 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £350
Lot 117
1942 George VI and Elizabeth: a Christmas card with monochrome photograph depicting the Royal Family, ink signed George RI and Elizabeth R and dated for the new year of 1943, framed 312 x 414mm overall (commemorative, commemorate, royal, ephemera)
Estimate:  £250 - 350 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £210
Lot 118
Duchess of Windsor: a photograph of the Duke in uniform and the Duchess together with an invitation from the Duchess ink signed 'Wallis Windsor', framed, 378 x 265mm overall (commemorative, commemorate, royal, ephemera)
Estimate:  £150 - 200 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £200
Lot 119
Duke and Duchess of Windsor: a photograph depicted standing in front of a life belt inscribed 'SS United States' together with an embossed sheet of stationary ink signed 'Edward Duke of Windsor' and 'Wallis Windsor', attractively framed 398 x 323mm overall (commemorative, commemorate, royal, ephemera)
Estimate:  £150 - 250 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £180
Lot 120
A caricature painting by Honora Stembridge depicting Queen Victoria with dogs and Albert pictured in the background, signed, circa 2005, framed 339 x 278mm overall, the reverse backing sheet with fleur-de-lys and signature in gilt (commemorative, commemorate, royal)
Estimate:  £100 - 200 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 121
A caricature by Honora Stembridge depicting the Duke and Duchess of Windsor with three crowned pugs and flowers, signed, circa 2005, framed 358 x290mm overall, the reverse backing sheet with fleur-de-lys and signature in gilt
* British born artist Honora Stembridge is famed for her folk style pictures including those of the Windsors and their dogs, one of which was depicted on the front cover of the 'Duke & Duchess of Windsor Society Quarterly Newsletter' of Spring 2003 (commemorative, commemorate, royal)
Estimate:  £100 - 200 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £150
Lot 122
A copper medallion with inscribed profile of the Duke of Clarence and on the reverse Britannia and a soft metal medallion for 1831 coronation (2) (commemorative, commemorate, royal)
Estimate:  £25 - 30 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £25
Lot 123
1820 Caroline: a circular pressed horn box and cover (2) (commemorative, commemorate, royal)
Estimate:  £30 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £75
Lot 124
Prince Albert: a white parian portrait bust by Kerr & Co, 345mm, restored
* See Parian Phenomenon, plate 662 left. (commemorative, commemorate, royal)
Estimate:  £30 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £110
Lot 125
1838 Coronation: a Swansea mug the slightly waisted body printed in purple, 85mm, feint hairline crack and chip to handle (commemorative, commemorate, royal)
Estimate:  £200 - 300 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £340
Lot 126
1887 Jubilee: six tapering pottery mugs by William Lowe each with a different colour ground, the salmon pink and blue mugs with feint hairline cracks (6) (commemorative, commemorate, royal)
Estimate:  £50 - 100 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £220
Lot 127
1887 Jubilee: two colour ground mugs by William Lowe, two colour banded beakers, a Goss beaker, another by Plant and one other (7) (commemorative, commemorate, royal)
Estimate:  £40 - 60 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £160
Lot 128
1888 Silver Wedding: three William Lowe tapering pottery mugs, another similar and a small jug (5) (commemorative, commemorate, royal)
Estimate:  £30 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £90
Lot 129
1893 Wedding: a William Lowe turquoise ground pottery beaker, three similar tapering mugs, another cylindrical and a Wileman jug, chipped (6) (commemorative, commemorate, royal)
Estimate:  £40 - 60 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £90
Lot 130
A pair of pottery plates printed in brown and centred by oval monochrome portraits of Nicolas II and Alexandra, circa 1895, hairline crack to Alexandra's and a small glass dish moulded with a named portrait of Kronprinz Rudolf of Austria, circa 1889 (3) (commemorative, commemorate, royal)
Estimate:  £50 - 100 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £60
Lot 131
Victoria's Jubilees: a Wemyss goblet on square base for 1897 jubilee, 136mm and a Doulton Lambert pale blue ground Silicon Ware vase, restored (2) (commemorative, commemorate, royal)
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £140
Lot 132
1897 Jubilee: three William Lowe tapering pottery mugs, a similar jug and two Goss pieces (6) (commemorative, commemorate, royal)
Estimate:  £40 - 60 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £95
Lot 133
1897 Jubilee: a rare moustache beaker by Williamson of Longton and four mugs (5) (commemorative, commemorate, royal)
Estimate:  £40 - 60 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £170
Lot 134
1897 Jubilee: a Copeland mug moulded with portrait and inscribed in gilt, an Aynsley mug for Whiteley, a William Lowe turquoise ground mug and another for 1896, star crack to base (4) (commemorative, commemorate, royal)
Estimate:  £30 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £110
Lot 135
1897 Jubilee: a Doulton Burslem porcelain curved sided beaker, a William Lowe pale blue ground beaker, two beakers and a plate, chip to foot (5) (commemorative, commemorate, royal)
Estimate:  £30 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £60
Lot 136
1897 Jubilee: four Doulton Lambeth pottery beakers each printed with the Queen seated upon the throne (4) (commemorative, commemorate, royal)
Estimate:  £30 - 60 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £140
Lot 137
1897 Jubilee: four Doulton Lambeth pottery beakers each printed with a young head in profile (4) (commemorative, commemorate, royal)
Estimate:  £30 - 60 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £120
Lot 138
1897 Jubilee: five Doulton Burslem pottery beakers each printed with a young head in profile and decorated in pale colours (5) (commemorative, commemorate, royal)
Estimate:  £50 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £140
Lot 139
1897 Jubilee: a Doulton Burslem pottery curved sided beaker printed in green and decorated in pale colours with young and old heads and two other Doulton beakers (3) (commemorative, commemorate, royal)
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £190
Lot 140
1901 in Memoriam: Three mugs (3) (commemorative, commemorate, royal)
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £100
Lot 141
1902 Coronation: three Royal Doulton porcelain curved sided beakers one with green printed presentation and August date (3) (commemorative, commemorate, royal)
Estimate:  £100 - 150 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £240
Lot 142
1902 Coronation: a William Lowe porcelain beaker with August date, two others, an Allervale small loving cup and a beaker with August date (5) (commemorative, commemorate, royal)
Estimate:  £40 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £110
Lot 143
1902 Coronation: four tapering mugs by William Lowe (4) (commemorative, commemorate, royal)
Estimate:  £30 - 60 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £130
Lot 144
1902 Coronation: an Aynsley mug for Whiteley, a small Royal Doulton cream jug, a small Goss loving cup and a MacIntyre mug with hallmarked silver rim (4) (commemorative, commemorate, royal)
Estimate:  £30 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £40
Lot 145
Edward VIII: a Goss tyg with moulded head in profile, a Fieldings loving cup, a miniature Willow China beaker and a plate, each for 1910 in memoriam, and a mug for 1863 wedding (5) (commemorative, commemorate, royal)
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £70
Lot 146
1911 Coronation: two Royal Doulton porcelain curved sided beakers, four other beakers and two mugs for the 1935 jubilee (8) (commemorative, commemorate, royal)
Estimate:  £25 - 35 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £85
Lot 147
1911 Coronation: ten various mugs including two with lithophane bases and three miniature Royal Doulton pieces (13) (commemorative, commemorate, royal)
Estimate:  £40 - 60 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £50
Lot 148
1922 Wedding of the Princess Royal: a Royal Doulton porcelain curved sided beaker, restored (commemorative, commemorate, royal)
Estimate:  £20 - 30 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £150
Lot 149
Princesses Elizabeth and Margaret: a pair of mugs by Crown Ducall with portraits, inscribed with birth dates, 75mm (2) (commemorative, commemorate, royal)
Estimate:  £30 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £30
Lot 150
Princesses Elizabeth and Margaret: a Paragon mug with portrait after Marcus Adams, another, cracked and a Royal Doulton mug dated 1937 (3) (commemorative, commemorate, royal)
Estimate:  £25 - 35 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £190
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