Commemoratives, Fairings, Staffordshire Figures and Cottages,
Pot Lids and Prattware Auction on Tuesday 2nd May 2023
Sale commences at 11.00 am
Lots: 1-50 of 490
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Lot 1
Children's meeting; Which is prettiest? Chipped and Going, going, gone, chipped (3) (fairings conta and boehme)
Estimate:  £30 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £15
Lot 2
Who said rats? Five o'clock tea, chipped and Can you do this Grandma, chipped (3) (fairings conta and boehme)
Estimate:  £30 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £18
Lot 3
Sarah's young man, restored; Happy father, repaired and Oysters sir? chipped (3) (fairings conta and boehme)
Estimate:  £20 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £15
Lot 4
Slack; Returning from the ball and Fair play boys, chipped (3) (fairings conta and boehme)
Estimate:  £30 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £50
Lot 5
Benoni and Leila, hairline crack; If you please sir, chipped and The wedding night, chipped (3) (fairings conta and boehme)
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £25
Lot 6
Favourable opportunity; Now marm say when and Come along these flowers (3) (fairings conta and boehme)
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £18
Lot 7
Who is coming? Restored; Kiss me quick, chipped and The power of love, chipped (3) (fairings conta and boehme)
Estimate:  £20 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £10
Lot 8
Seeing him home; Champagne Charlie, restored and a matchstriker (3) (fairings conta and boehme)
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £65
Lot 9
How quickly they repose, chipped; Sleeping Beauty, chipped and an untitled fairing (3) (fairings conta and boehme)
Estimate:  £30 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £18
Lot 10
The murder and six various fairings from the same series (7) (fairings conta and boehme)
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £55
Lot 11
Tug of war, both varieties (2) (fairings conta and boehme)
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £10
Lot 12
Pluck and Tug of war (2) (fairings conta and boehme)
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £15
Lot 13
A long pull and a strong pull, chipped and Free and independent elector, restored (2) (fairings conta and boehme)
Estimate:  £40 - 60 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £42
Lot 14
In chancery and two different views, both restored (2) (fairings conta and boehme)
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £18
Lot 15
Open your mouth and shut your eyes (fairings conta and boehme)
Estimate:  £60 - 90 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £50
Lot 16
Kiss me quick (cycling variety), restored (fairings conta and boehme)
Estimate:  £50 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £65
Lot 17
The girls of the period, restored (fairings conta and boehme)
Estimate:  £50 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £75
Lot 18
Beware of a collision, restored (fairings conta and boehme)
Estimate:  £50 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £110
Lot 19
Every vehicle drawn, restored (fairings conta and boehme)
Estimate:  £60 - 90 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £100
Lot 20
No followers allowed, good condition and Trespassing, hands chipped (2) (fairings conta and boehme)
Estimate:  £25 - 35 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £90
Lot 21
A good Staffordshire group depicting Florence Nightingale with a wounded officer, titled in raised letters, gilded, circa 1855, 261mm (staffordshire pottery)
Estimate:  £30 - 60 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £85
Lot 22
A Staffordshire equestrian figure of the Duke of Connaught on well coloured base titled in raised lettering, circa 1882, 301mm, underside and rear of base cracked and a good equestrian figure of Queen Victoria, circa 1840, 227mm (2) * See Pugh C307, figure 116 and A139, figure 106. (staffordshire pottery)
Estimate:  £50 - 100 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £60
Lot 23
A Staffordshire equestrian figure entitled 'The Princess', probably circa 1892, 201mm * These figures, produced by Thomas Parr, were entitled 'The Princess' following her betrothal to the Prince of Wales in 1862 and subsequently renamed 'Princess of Wales' following their marriage in 1863. They were widely produced until the turn of the century by William Kent although invariably of inferior colouring. See Pugh A157, figure 204 and 204A. (staffordshire pottery)
Estimate:  £50 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £40
Lot 24
A pair of equestrian Staffordshire figures of Sir Robert and Lady Sale, circa 1842, 204mm, his left and her right hands with small chips * Sir Robert Sale was in command of the British retreat from Kabul in 1842. See Pugh C236, figures 66 and 67 also inside back and front covers. (staffordshire pottery)
Estimate:  £140 - 180 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £340
Lot 25
A good and colourful Staffordshire pottery group entitled 'The Rivals' in raised git letters, circa 1850, 312mm (staffordshire pottery)
Estimate:  £30 - 60 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £30
Lot 26
A Staffordshire pottery group depicting an angle standing between Britannia and Ireland on a well painted base, circa 1882, 316mm, hairline crack to angel's left wing * The Kilmainham Peace Treaty between England and Ireland was signed in 1882. See Pugh B196, figure 56. (staffordshire pottery)
Estimate:  £40 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £70
Lot 27
A colourful Staffordshire pottery group depicting Highland figures at a well, chips to foot and vase spout, 280mm and a clock group of hunters with a reclining deer, both circa 1850, deer's head restored (2) (staffordshire pottery)
Estimate:  £40 - 60 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £40
Lot 28
A colourful Staffordshire pottery group of two females standing upon a bridge with swans beneath, circa 1850. 265mm, swans and vase rim restored and a Wesley clock group, cracked (2) (staffordshire pottery)
Estimate:  £30 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £18
Lot 29
Prince Albert: a Staffordshire pottery figure depicted seated, circa 1841, crack to underside, 178mm and a figure of Nelson unusually depicted with his right arm in a sling, neck restored (2) * See Pugh page 129 figure 59 where the author attributes this figure to John Lloyd of Shelton. (staffordshire pottery)
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £40
Lot 30
A Staffordshire pottery figure of Albert depicted seated, 157mm, another Victoria, both circa 1840 and another Louise Philippe, later manufacture (3) * See Pugh A126 figure 46 and A127 figure 50. (staffordshire pottery)
Estimate:  £30 - 60 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £30
Lot 31
A pair of Staffordshire figures of deer depicted standing before a bocage on well painted bases, circa 1845, 150mm, minor restoration to the right horn (staffordshire pottery)
Estimate:  £120 - 240 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £110
Lot 32
A good and colourful group by James Dudson of an embracing couple an overturned basket of fruits upon the ground, on gilt banded base, circa 1840, 165mm * See Dudson Staffordshire Figures by Audrey Dudson and Alison Morgan, figure 67. (staffordshire pottery)
Estimate:  £120 - 180 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 33
Prince and Princess of Wales: a good pair of figures depicted standing, named in raised letters, circa 1862, 240mm (2) (staffordshire pottery)
Estimate:  £100 - 150 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 34
Queen Mary: a Staffordshire equestrian figure, named in raised letters, circa 1850, 264mm, restored right front leg and underside * See Pugh A173 figure 263. (staffordshire pottery)
Estimate:  £30 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £40
Lot 35
General Sir George Brown and General Sir James Simpson: a good and colourful matched pair of Staffordshire equestrian figures, Brown being a rare untitled version, circa 1854, tallest 340mm (2) * Both Generals were commanders at Crimea. See Pugh C261 figures 149 and 150 where the author describes the Brown figure as being titled. This hitherto unrecorded variant without title is quite possibly the earliest version of the figure. (staffordshire pottery)
Estimate:  £140 - 180 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £200
Lot 36
A good and colourful Staffordshire pottery tureen and cover modelled as a goose and gosling on a basket, circa 1860, 170mm high (staffordshire pottery)
Estimate:  £40 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £85
Lot 37
A good and colourful Staffordshire pottery tureen and cover modelled as a hen on a basket, circa 1860, 230mm (staffordshire pottery)
Estimate:  £50 - 100 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £100
Lot 38
Nelson: a good and colourful Staffordshire character jug, circa 1865, 301mm, minor enamel flaking (staffordshire pottery)
Estimate:  £30 - 60 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £35
Lot 39
Louis Kossuth: a rare, well coloured and moulded Staffordshire figure, circa 1851, 272mm, neck very well restored * Kossuth was briefly leader of Hungry and settle in Britain from 1851. (staffordshire pottery)
Estimate:  £40 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £90
Lot 40
A good Staffordshire figure of a dandy holding a letter, circa 1850, 231mm (staffordshire pottery)
Estimate:  £30 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £20
Lot 41
A good and colourful Staffordshire figure of an organ grinder with his monkey, circa 1850, 381mm (staffordshire pottery)
Estimate:  £30 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £28
Lot 42
A good and colourful Staffordshire pottery group of a windmill flanked by figures holding wheatsheafs, circa 1860, 245mm (staffordshire pottery)
Estimate:  £30 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 43
A good and colourful Staffordshire group of a couple beside a fire and another of an infantryman beside a folly, both circa 1850 (2) (staffordshire pottery)
Estimate:  £30 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £25
Lot 44
An unusual Staffordshire figure of a seated highwayman, possibly Dick Turpin, circa 1860, 275mm, hat brim and pistol restored and a good and colourful equestrian figure of T. King, circa 1870 (2) (staffordshire pottery)
Estimate:  £30 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £70
Lot 45
Turpin and King: a good and colourful matched pair of equestrian figures, both circa 1860, 247mm (2) (staffordshire pottery)
Estimate:  £30 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £65
Lot 46
Three Staffordshire equestrian figures, smallest highwayman, circa 1880, other two circa 1870, Blackbess with restoration to legs (3) (staffordshire pottery)
Estimate:  £30 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £40
Lot 47
Two Staffordshire equestrian figures named Turpin and Princess, front leg restored, both circa 1880 and one other 'Empress' circa 1870, head repaired (3) (staffordshire pottery)
Estimate:  £30 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £38
Lot 48
A good colourful Staffordshire equestrian figure depicted in tartan holding a gun, circa 1870, 270mm and two other good equestrian figures, both circa 1880 (3) (staffordshire pottery)
Estimate:  £30 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £25
Lot 49
A good and colourful Staffordshire figure of a Highlander and goat, circa 1860, 261mm another good figure in white of a girl and a dog, circa 1870 and one other circa 1880 (3) (staffordshire pottery)
Estimate:  £30 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £22
Lot 50
A colourful Staffordshire group of a shepherd and his flock, 245mm, crack to rear and two good figures modelled with sheep, all circa 1880 (3) (staffordshire pottery)
Estimate:  £30 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £35
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