Out of the Ordinary

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Datum der Auktion: 12.02.2019

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FREE NELSON MANDELA! late 1970s poster

FREE NELSON MANDELA! late 1970s poster, designed by David King for the anti-apartheid movement, 13 Mandela Street, London NW1 0DW, 60 x 43cm An identical poster is in the Victoria and Albert Museum Collection

Los #: 151

Schätzpreis: 80 £ - 140 £

Datum: 12.02.2019

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SOUTH AFRICA 1996 NELSON MANDELA AND MICHAEL JACKSON Oil on canvas 62 x 80cm

SOUTH AFRICA 1996 NELSON MANDELA AND MICHAEL JACKSON Oil on canvas 62 x 80cm, framed Michael Jackson first met President Nelson Mandela on 20 July 1996 at his Pretoria residence before leaving South Africa - this painting commemorates that event

Los #: 152

Schätzpreis: 200 £ - 400 £

Datum: 12.02.2019

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LEGGED Drypoint etching, signed in pencil ...

*W DOUGLAS MACLEOD (1892-1963) GEORGE BLAKE SEATED CROSS-LEGGED Drypoint etching, signed in pencil 27 x 20.5cm George Blake (1893-1961) was originally a Glasgow journalist before becoming a full-time author. He was a close friend of Macleod, who, produced this etching of Blake in 1921. *Artist's

Los #: 153

Schätzpreis: 60 £ - 80 £

Datum: 12.02.2019

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STOKES GUN

STOKES GUN, early 20th century WWI interest, a commemorative cast iron brick form plaque, 21cm square The Stokes trench mortar was developed by Sir Wilfred Scott-Stokes, who was the managing director of mechanical engineering firm, Ransomes &, Rapier of Ipswich. Although Stokes did not have a

Los #: 154

Schätzpreis: 400 £ - 600 £

Datum: 12.02.2019

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GENDARMERIE

GENDARMERIE, c.1930s, a French wooden direction sign, painted in blue and white with the word 'GENDARMERIE', 20 x 80cm

Los #: 155

Schätzpreis: 100 £ - 150 £

Datum: 12.02.2019

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WWI TRENCH LADDER

WWI TRENCH LADDER, a rare WWI triple-folding oak and metal trench ladder, stamped 'Hodgkinsons Patent, Ambergate, Derby', folded 86 x 15cm

Los #: 156

Schätzpreis: 300 £ - 500 £

Datum: 12.02.2019

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A JOLLY ROGER FLAG

A JOLLY ROGER FLAG, early 20th century, a finely made cotton Jolly Roger skull and crossbones flag, possibly made for a military submarine, 125 x 76 cm Following the introduction of submarines in several navies, c.1900, Admiral Sir Arthur Wilson,, the First Sea Lord of the British Royal Navy, stated

Los #: 157

Schätzpreis: 100 £ - 200 £

Datum: 12.02.2019

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COLD WAR AIRCRAFT RECOGNITION POSTERS

COLD WAR AIRCRAFT RECOGNITION POSTERS, a large group of forty-four 1940s and 1950s Air Diagram military aircraft recognition and night silhouette posters, issued by The Ministry of Supply, including Hawker Tempest 2, Viking Mk.1A, P2V-5 Neptune,, American AM-1 Mauler, Britannia, F7U-3 Cutlass

Los #: 158

Schätzpreis: 100 £ - 200 £

Datum: 12.02.2019

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PAINTED WW2 RAOC KIT BAG

HAND-PAINTED WW2 RAOC KIT BAG, an unusual WW2 military Royal Army Ordnance Corps, North African Campaign kit bag, with hand-painted designs and lettering, including cartoons and a dancing woman in a bikini, 85 x 45cm

Los #: 159

Schätzpreis: 150 £ - 200 £

Datum: 12.02.2019

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A LARGE CAVE BEAR SKELETON

A LARGE CAVE BEAR SKELETON, an Ice Age (Pleistocene) cave bear skeleton (Ursus spelaeus) from Romania or Austria, recently mounted into a walking pose, a good complete original skeleton of one cave bear with even bone patina, rather than one made up, from of different specimens, 200 x 117cm The cave

Los #: 160

Schätzpreis: 15.000 £ - 20.000 £

Datum: 12.02.2019

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A MOA BIRD BONE

A MOA BIRD BONE, 16th century or earlier, New Zealand, the Moa bird leg bone, 26cm long Provenance: Errol Fuller, author of 'The Dodo: From Extinction to Icon'. Moas are among the most celebrated of all extinct birds. They were found only in New, Zealand and were the tallest of all known birds

Los #: 161

Schätzpreis: 300 £ - 500 £

Datum: 12.02.2019

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THYLACINE REPLICA SKULL 20th century

THYLACINE REPLICA SKULL 20th century, a resin cast of a Thylacine (Tasmanian tiger) skull, mounted in a glass case, inscription plaque in the case reads: 'THYLACINE - TASMANIAN TIGER, male shipped from Beaumaris Zoo, Holbert, 2nd March 1910,, Arrived London Zoo 18th April 1910, Died London Zoo 20th

Los #: 162

Schätzpreis: 400 £ - 600 £

Datum: 12.02.2019

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A PAIR OF MOSAIC LIQUEUR ADVERTISING SIGNS

A PAIR OF MOSAIC LIQUEUR ADVERTISING SIGNS, mid-20th century, French, in ebonised frames, advertising three 'Fournier Demars' liqueurs. largest 86 x 60cm (2

Los #: 163

Schätzpreis: 800 £ - 1.200 £

Datum: 12.02.2019

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A 'CAFÉ DE LA MAIRIE' WOODEN SIGNBOARD

A 'CAFÉ DE LA MAIRIE' WOODEN SIGNBOARD, mid-20th century, from a traditional café in a French town, 270cm long

Los #: 164

Schätzpreis: 300 £ - 400 £

Datum: 12.02.2019

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'GUINNESS IN FESTIVAL LAND'

'GUINNESS IN FESTIVAL LAND', a 1951 advertising poster for Guinness at the 1951 Festival of Britain, parodying a passage from Lewis Carroll's 'Alice in Wonderland', designed by Eric George Fraser, linen backed, poster size 76 x 50.5cm An identical, poster is in the Victoria and Albert Museum

Los #: 165

Schätzpreis: 250 £ - 350 £

Datum: 12.02.2019

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COOKING AND GREAT FIRE OF LONDON INTEREST: 'PUDDING LANE' SIGN

COOKING AND GREAT FIRE OF LONDON INTEREST: 'PUDDING LANE' SIGN, c.1960s, an enamel road sign decorated with the City of London coat of arms above the words 'Pudding Lane EC3', 64 x 59cm, framed

Los #: 166

Schätzpreis: 300 £ - 500 £

Datum: 12.02.2019

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A COFFEE BEAN DISPENSER TOPPED BY A BRASS WINGED EAGLE

A COFFEE BEAN DISPENSER TOPPED BY A BRASS WINGED EAGLE, early 20th century, Belgian, nickel-silver, with dispensing ladle and shute, 112cm high, 51cm diameter

Los #: 167

Schätzpreis: 750 £ - 1.000 £

Datum: 12.02.2019

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A 'CHOCOLAT RÉVILLON' ADVERTISING CLOCK

A 'CHOCOLAT RÉVILLON' ADVERTISING CLOCK, early-mid 20th century, French, tolework, in an 'oeil de boeuf' or bullseye shape, with original brass wind-up pendulum movement, 43cm wide, 59cm high

Los #: 168

Schätzpreis: 250 £ - 400 £

Datum: 12.02.2019

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A COLLECTION OF TEN ADVERTISING CHAMPAGNE BUCKETS

A COLLECTION OF TEN ADVERTISING CHAMPAGNE BUCKETS, mid-20th century, French, nickel-silver plated, with engraved advertising nameplates from various champagne makers, with makers' names on the bases, 'Argit Paris', each 20cm high approximately (10

Los #: 169

Schätzpreis: 1.600 £ - 2.200 £

Datum: 12.02.2019

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A LARGE ENAMEL CHAMPAGNE BOTTLE SIGN

A LARGE ENAMEL CHAMPAGNE BOTTLE SIGN, French, from the Champagne region, with metal fixings to the rear, 46cm wide, 155cm high

Los #: 170

Schätzpreis: 400 £ - 600 £

Datum: 12.02.2019

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A FRENCH PAINTED WAITER SIGN

A FRENCH PAINTED WAITER SIGN, early-mid 20th century, painted, carrying a tray of aperitifs, the right foot panel missing, 51cm wide, 170cm high

Los #: 171

Schätzpreis: 400 £ - 600 £

Datum: 12.02.2019

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A LARGE FRENCH KNIFE TRADE SIGN

A LARGE FRENCH KNIFE TRADE SIGN, early 20th century, a metal blade with wooden handle, with worn gilded lettering 'Laguiole' on the blade, referring to the knife-making town in the Auvergne, made to stand or hang, 18cm wide, 5cm deep, 158cm high

Los #: 172

Schätzpreis: 1.000 £ - 1.500 £

Datum: 12.02.2019

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A RARE COLLECTION OF CHÂTEAU MOUTON ROTHSCHILD WINE LABELS

A RARE COLLECTION OF CHÂTEAU MOUTON ROTHSCHILD WINE LABELS, 1945-1999, a fine collection of Château Mouton Rothschild wine bottle labels, designed annually by artists including: Pablo Picasso, Joan Miro, Salvador Dali, Georges Braque, Andy Warhol,, Jean Cocteau, Wassily Kandinsky, Henry Moore and

Los #: 173

Schätzpreis: 2.500 £ - 3.500 £

Datum: 12.02.2019

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A COLLECTION OF TEN FRENCH PEPPER GRINDERS

A COLLECTION OF TEN FRENCH PEPPER GRINDERS, 1860-1900, a variety of designs in silver, pewter and nickel plate with glass bowls, some having wooden or ceramic knob handles, 10 to13cm high (10

Los #: 174

Schätzpreis: 500 £ - 700 £

Datum: 12.02.2019

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'THE CHEQUERS INN' SIGN

'THE CHEQUERS INN' SIGN, late 19th century, English, brass, curved to fit on a column, a metal hanging loop to the back, 28cm wide, 10cm deep, 61cm high

Los #: 175

Schätzpreis: 500 £ - 700 £

Datum: 12.02.2019

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TWO 'SELTZOGENE' GLASS DOUBLE BALL SODA SIPHONS

TWO 'SELTZOGENE' GLASS DOUBLE BALL SODA SIPHONS, 19th century, French, with protective wire jacket and pewter neck, made in Paris by the Lefevre company, with maker's name and model name engraved on the neck, 43cm high (2

Los #: 176

Schätzpreis: 400 £ - 600 £

Datum: 12.02.2019

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A PAIR OF LARGE SPANISH HAM ADVERTISING SIGNS

A PAIR OF LARGE SPANISH HAM ADVERTISING SIGNS, c.1950-1970, painted plywood, from La Boqueria market in Barcelona, 66cm wide, 188cm high (2

Los #: 177

Schätzpreis: 500 £ - 700 £

Datum: 12.02.2019

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A FRENCH WEDDING CAKE PAINTED TRADE SIGN

A FRENCH WEDDING CAKE PAINTED TRADE SIGN, c.1860-1880, japanned metal with wooden backing, from a patisserie in Bordeaux, 61cm wide, 102cm high

Los #: 178

Schätzpreis: 1.000 £ - 1.500 £

Datum: 12.02.2019

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A LARGE TOLEWORK TEA CANISTER

A LARGE TOLEWORK TEA CANISTER, late 19th century, English, hexagonal, gilded and decorated with a Chinese tea scene, weighted at the base, lid possibly a later replacement, 41cm diameter, 102cm high

Los #: 179

Schätzpreis: 1.600 £ - 2.200 £

Datum: 12.02.2019

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A FRENCH CARVED PIG

A FRENCH CARVED PIG, early-mid 20th century, a walnut seated pig with flat back, probably from a charcuterie shop, 64cm wide, 20cm deep, 59cm high

Los #: 180

Schätzpreis: 700 £ - 1.000 £

Datum: 12.02.2019