Day 1: Tuesday 25th January Lots 1 - 495
Day 2: Wednesday 26th January Lots 496 - 954
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The 25th and 26th January Silver and Objects of Vertu auction comprises 954 lots. Particular highlights include lot 864, a large German silver nef, by Neresheimer of Hanau, with import marks for London 1925, estimate £5,000-£7,000. The nef is one of six being sold in the auction. For buyers of modern silver, lot 701 is a rare parcel-gilt silver musical box, by Stuart Devlin, London 1975, estimate £3,000-4000.
Offered in the sale are a number of extensive private collections. Firstly, to be sold on Day One of the two-day sale, are over 70 lots belonging to the late Tony Dove, with estimates from £100.
Day two of the sale starts with 57 lots from a Devon collector. The interesting and varied collection includes lot 550, a William IV silver stirrup cup modelled as a greyhound head, by G R Collis & Co, Birmingham 1835, estimate £2,000-£3,000. Following on, is a private collection of 28 lots. Featuring early spoons, a matched pair of caryatid candlesticks by John Cafe, London 1750 and 1754, estimate £3,000-£4,000, and a William and Mary silver tankard, by John Duck, London 1690, estimate £4,000-£6,000.
Finishing the two-day sale is a comprehensive 48 lot private collection, comprising flatware, hollowware, objects of vertu, old Sheffield plated items and continental silver. The final lot of the sale, is a large George IV silver salver, the cast border extensively pierced with grapes, cherubs and lion heads, classical female and male masks, estimate £3,000-5,000.
Collection of lots:
All lots will be cleared to our Castle Gate office on Friday 28th January. Collection on this date should be made after 12 noon.
Friday 21st January - 10.00am - 4.00pm
Saturday 22nd January - 10.00am - 1.00pm
Monday 24th January - 10.00am - 4.00pm
Tuesday 25th January - 9.00am - 9.45am (Day 2 until 4.00pm)
Wednesday 26th January - 9.00am - 9.45am
Condition reports should be used as a guide only, buyers are advised to obtain a full condition report prior to bidding. The absence of comment on condition does not imply that the lot is free from imperfections
ALL LOTS ARE SUBJECT TO BUYER'S PREMIUM AT 25% PLUS VAT.
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All weights in the catalogue are in Troy ounces.