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Dealers in Fine Antique Furniture and Furnishings for Town & Country Houses
In pursuit of the unusual...
...we have found some fabulous new items that we hope will intrigue and beguile you as much as they have us - some we have never seen the likes of before, and others only rarely. A selection of these delightful pieces is shown below with our hopes that you enjoy them too.

Carved Wood Red Deer Stag's Skull with Ten Point Antlers
Mounted on a rectangular ebonised oak shield with canted corners with stylised classical egg and dart mouldings. The head displayed with a carved torse to garland of oak leaves and acorns.
Total Height with Tines 46" (117cm)
Width 30" (76cm) Width 30" (76cm)
French, circa 1740 - 1800
Stock No. 1213
Edwardian Walnut Portable Writing Table
The rectangular polished top with baluster turned gallery stands on an X-frame folding base with baluster turned supports united by double baluster turned stretchers.
English, circa 1890 - 1910
H.27"(69cm) Tray W. 33" (84cm) x 20" (69)
Stock No. 1032
Georgian Miniature of a Naval Officer
Very fine reverse painting on convex glass within a gilt, verre eglomisé border. Sitter facing sinister, the officer wearing a powdered pigtail, epaulettes, black stock and the white frill of a chemise at his neck. Each of his buttons is finely painted with an anchor, affirming his identity as a Naval officer. The miniature is set over a plaster plate, upon which a silhouette of the minutely detailed painting can be seen. It is set in a papier maché frame with a pear wood oval mount. Although unsigned, from comparison with the work, mounts and frames from miniatures that bear the inscription 'Lea - Portsmouth' c1768-1828), it is undoubtedly by the same artist.
English, circa 1790 - 1810
Frame Height 6" (15cm)
Width 5" (12.5cm)
Stock No. 1216
Miniature Georgian Silver Chamber Taperstick
The drip pan & bobeche with beaded border, the reeded carrying loop with thumb plate engraved with the monogram GJ, the conical doubter hangs to the side and the wick trimmers are accommodated within the stem with acanthus detail. The taperstick bobeche and doubter are all marked TP over ER for Thomas Cripps and Edward Robinson. The wick trimmer marked WS(I) for William Sumner, all bear the mark for London and the year letter I for 1804.
H.1.75" (7cm) Diameter 3" (7.5cm)
Stock No. 1115
A Fine Cast Bronze Heraldic Crest
In the form of a lion passant, facing dexter, standing on a torse. The patination, condition, detail and quality all suggest the lion dates from the 18th century and is believed to be Scottish. Mounted upon a display board patinated and polished within D moulded borders and with a cast iron hanging bracket. One of two, offered individually.
Height 22" (56cm) Width 25.5" (65cm)
Stock No. 1194
Rare Georgian Oval Mahogany Pembroke Table
The top with fine tapered and moulded edge to inset ebony and boxwood stringing; to each end a dummy drawer with original brass swan neck handles. Stands upon square tapered legs with boxwood stringing and terminating on low cast brass castors. The leaves are each supported by a pair of hinged lopers, between which, on one side, is concealed a deep, oak lined drawer with brass swan neck handle and lock. A classic model with a bespoke extra dimension.
English, George 111, circa 1780 - 1800
Height 29" (74cm) Width 19" (49cm), Opening to 38" (97cm) Depth 30" (76cm)
Stock No. 9609
Miniature Birch Bark and Quill Canoe
Georgian Walnut Display Cabinet for Miniatures
The arched cornice with mouldings,caveto mouldings and beading. The arching above the doors cross banded and inlaid with walnut above a pair of doors with broad cross banding to the border and feather banding within arches to match the pediment above.The doors, each with with gilt brass escutcheons open to reveal a rectangular glazed door with lock which opens to a velvet lined interior with a number of gilt hooks to hang portrait miniatures. The base of the cabinet is moulded and has a swept caveto detail. English, circa 1720 - 1740
Max.Height 29" (74cm) Max.
Width 19.25" (50cm) Depth 3" (8cm)
Stock No. 1100
Apothecary Shop Sign
In the form of a large gilt wood pestle and mortar.
English, circa 1830 - 1880
Mortar Height 17" (43cm) Total Height 33" (84cm)
Diameter 15" (38cm)
Stock No. 9940
Victorian Oak & Silver Plated Lemon Squeezer
The hinged top with shield escutcheon opens to a ceramic lemon squeezer, the tripod stand on a rectangular moulded plinth base with circular recess to accommodate a glass for the lemon juice. English, circa 1880 - 1900
Stock No. 1177
Replica of a full size Mi'kmaq canoe with dyed porcupine quill as decoration and sewn with spruce root. Canadian, probably Nova Scotia,circa 1900 - 1910 Length 7.25" (18.5cm) Width 1.75" (4.5cm)
Stock No. 1214
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