The Brookwell Collection of Smoothing Implements

Bonhams London
Oxford

Datum der Auktion: 02.10.2019

Zurück

Bild
A wrought iron and copper box iron, Belgian, circa 1850-80

A wrought iron and copper box iron, Belgian, circa 1850-80 The turned ash handle fixed to a single knopped and facetted post topped by a scallop shell, the iron's top plate with ogee-shaped rear edge, the hinged rear gate of copper fixed by a wrought iron latch with brass acorn knob, with slug

Los #: 693

Schätzpreis: 150 £ - 200 £

Datum: 02.10.2019

Bild
A good quality wrought iron and brass box iron, probably German, circa 1760-80

A good quality wrought iron and brass box iron, probably German, circa 1760-80 The turned ash handle on a pair of ornate posts wrought as facetted and knopped scrolls, the front post fixed with a chamfered or filed nut, the rear post with a pyramidal nut, the top plate overlaid with a brass plate

Los #: 694

Schätzpreis: 5.000 £ - 8.000 £

Datum: 02.10.2019

Bild
A very small cast brass box iron, a love token, Austrian/German, dated 1784

A very small cast brass box iron, a love token, Austrian/German, dated 1784 With columnar posts supporting the turned ebonised handle, and with lifting rear gate, marked '1', the top plate with the engraved inscription 'Fritz Meyer für meine Liebschen Ruti 6 juni 1784', with slug, 5.5cm wide x

Los #: 695

Schätzpreis: 400 £ - 600 £

Datum: 02.10.2019

Bild
A wrought iron and brass box iron, with stand, Scandinavian, probably...

A wrought iron and brass box iron, with stand, Scandinavian, probably Danish, dated 1869 The top plate of brass, and finely engraved with the initials 'TMG' above the date '1869', and with a pair of finely wrought scrolling supports holding the turned wooden handle, with a decorated brass nut at one

Los #: 696

Schätzpreis: 8.000 £ - 12.000 £

Datum: 02.10.2019

Bild
A cast brass box iron, Norwegian, circa 1820-60

A cast brass box iron, Norwegian, circa 1820-60 With high handle and lifting rear gate, the posts fixed by copper rivets, 9.5cm wide x 13cm deep x 19.5cm high, (3 1/2in wide x 5in deep x 7 1/2in high

Los #: 697

Schätzpreis: 200 £ - 300 £

Datum: 02.10.2019

Bild
A fine and high quality wrought iron and brass box iron, probably...

A fine and high quality wrought iron and brass box iron, probably South-Eastern German, circa 1880-1900 With turned ebonised handle atop a stirrup-shaped support on bolts cast with multiple rings, either side of an urn finial, the top plate of brass, and with a lancet-cut gallery and an elaborate

Los #: 698

Schätzpreis: 14.000 £ - 18.000 £

Datum: 02.10.2019

Bild
A steel and brass box iron on stand, Belgian, circa 1890-1900

A steel and brass box iron on stand, Belgian, circa 1890-1900 With pierced steel posts on brass plinths, and with lifting rear gate with pierced post fitted with a nurled brass knob, 10.5cm wide x 20.5cm deep x 17.5cm high, together with its stand, with a pierced cut brass gallery, and turned wooden

Los #: 699

Schätzpreis: 700 £ - 1.000 £

Datum: 02.10.2019

Bild
A cast iron and brass box iron, Scottish, circa 1900-1930

A cast iron and brass box iron, Scottish, circa 1900-1930 The almond-shaped base fitted with a pair of 'S'-scroll posts supporting a turned handle fixed at either end by a finial, the top plate with a brass centre post, topped by an acorn finial and a swivelling brass catch, secured by a pair of

Los #: 700

Schätzpreis: 800 £ - 1.200 £

Datum: 02.10.2019

Bild
A cast brass and wrought iron box iron, German, circa 1700-1750

A cast brass and wrought iron box iron, German, circa 1700-1750 With a line-turned fruitwood handle on a ring-turned columnar front post fixed with a chamfered brass nut, the rear post plain and fixed by a chamfered wrought iron nut, the iron's upper plate with chamfered edge, and engraved, like the

Los #: 701

Schätzpreis: 700 £ - 1.000 £

Datum: 02.10.2019

Bild
A wrought iron box iron, Italian, circa 1850

A wrought iron box iron, Italian, circa 1850 With a handle turned as opposing balusters on ornate curved posts, the rear post of 'stirrup'-type, the iron hammered, and with hinged rear gate fixed by a swivelling hook, with slug, 11cm wide x 18cm deep x 13.5cm high, (4in wide x 7in deep x 5in high

Los #: 702

Schätzpreis: 200 £ - 300 £

Datum: 02.10.2019

Bild
A wrought iron box iron, probably Southern German, circa 1700-1730

A wrought iron box iron, probably Southern German, circa 1700-1730 With turned handle atop a pair of posts cast as male figures, in 18th century costume, the top plate fixed by five fancy screws, the hinged rear plate fixed by a simple latch, 9cm wide x 15.5cm deep x 13cm high, (3 1/2in wide x 6in

Los #: 703

Schätzpreis: 3.000 £ - 4.000 £

Datum: 02.10.2019

Bild
A large cast brass box iron, Danish, dated 1777

A large cast brass box iron, Danish, dated 1777 The waisted handle on a pair of dolphin-cast posts, the top plate engraved 'ISS / 27 Junii? / 1777', and with decorative notches to its edge, foliate engraving to the sides, the rear gate lifting with a simple wrought iron strut, 13cm wide x 21cm deep

Los #: 704

Schätzpreis: 3.000 £ - 4.000 £

Datum: 02.10.2019

Bild
Two polished steel poking sticks, British

Two polished steel poking sticks, British The first mid-17th century and with flattened sun-burst terminal pierced for hanging and with punched initials 'AL, the shaft turned and knopped and with chiselled decoration, 30cm high, the second early 18th century, the shaft with hooked terminal, a

Los #: 705

Schätzpreis: 700 £ - 1.000 £

Datum: 02.10.2019

Bild
Three wrought steel poking sticks, British

Three wrought steel poking sticks, British The first late 17th century, with pierced disc terminal to the flattened chisel-decorated handle, the shaft with central knop, 28cm high, the second 17th century, with heart-shaped terminal and cross-hatching and chiselled decoration to the shaft, 27cm

Los #: 706

Schätzpreis: 600 £ - 800 £

Datum: 02.10.2019

Bild
Two wrought steel poking sticks, British

Two wrought steel poking sticks, British The first mid-17th century, and finely wrought with a pierced cruciform terminal, the shaft with copper rings and a short run of finely chiselled decoration, 29cm high, the second early to mid-17th century, with an unusual terminal, the shaft finely wrought

Los #: 707

Schätzpreis: 800 £ - 1.200 £

Datum: 02.10.2019

Bild
Two steel poking sticks, British

Two steel poking sticks, British The first late 17th century and with flattened disc terminal pierced for hanging, and nearby swelling inlaid with brass initials 'MJ', a length of chiselled shaft near the slug, 36cm high, the second late 17th/early 18th century, with flattened terminal and shaft

Los #: 708

Schätzpreis: 400 £ - 600 £

Datum: 02.10.2019

Bild
Two wrought iron poking sticks, British

Two wrought iron poking sticks, British The first early 18th century, and with a square chiselled terminal, the stem with chisel-decorated edges, 32cm high, the second late 17th century, with beaten, flattened terminal pierced for hanging, and two square sections of chisel-decoration to the

Los #: 709

Schätzpreis: 600 £ - 800 £

Datum: 02.10.2019

Bild
Three small poking sticks, British

Three small poking sticks, British The first of wrought copper, circa 1830, with expanded ring terminal and ring-decorated shaft, 21cm high, the second of finely wrought steel, mid-17th century, with shepherd's crook terminal and finely chiselled shaft, 19cm high, the last of wrought copper, circa

Los #: 710

Schätzpreis: 500 £ - 800 £

Datum: 02.10.2019

Bild
Two wrought copper poking sticks, British

Two wrought copper poking sticks, British Both circa 1800-40, the first with a crescent-shaped and pierced terminal, the initials 'A.H' let in in brass, the shaft knopped and turned, 31cm high, the second with beaten handle with the initials 'RT' inlaid in brass, and with chisel-decorated shaft

Los #: 711

Schätzpreis: 600 £ - 800 £

Datum: 02.10.2019

Bild
A brass poking stick, British, circa 1820

A brass poking stick, British, circa 1820 With ring and crescent terminal, on a fine baluster-turned and knopped shaft, 31cm high

Los #: 712

Schätzpreis: 400 £ - 600 £

Datum: 02.10.2019

Bild
Two wrought copper poking sticks, British

Two wrought copper poking sticks, British Both circa 1820-40, the first with flared and notched terminal pierced for hanging, and with chisel-decorated sections to the shaft, 36cm high, the second with an expanded ring and heart terminal, with slender ring-decorated shaft, 32cm high, (2) Fußnoten

Los #: 713

Schätzpreis: 600 £ - 800 £

Datum: 02.10.2019

Bild
Two wrought copper poking sticks, British

Two wrought copper poking sticks, British The first circa 1830, and with arrowhead terminal and balustroid shaft, 35cm high, the second circa 1820, and with expanded ring terminal, and wrythen shaft around a central chiselled section, 28cm high, (2) Fußnoten Provenance: Both formerly in the

Los #: 714

Schätzpreis: 500 £ - 800 £

Datum: 02.10.2019

Bild
Two wrought copper poking sticks, British

Two wrought copper poking sticks, British The first circa 1830, with a flattened terminal forming a heart, the shaft knopped and chisel-decorated, 33cm high, the second circa 1800-40, with shepherd's crook terminal and chiselled stem, 34cm high, (2) Fußnoten Provenance: The first formerly in the

Los #: 715

Schätzpreis: 600 £ - 800 £

Datum: 02.10.2019

Bild
Two wrought copper poking sticks, British

Two wrought copper poking sticks, British Both early 19th century, the first with flattened lozenge-shaped terminal with punched initials 'A.S', the shank chisel-decorated, 42cm high, the second unusually large, and with terminal wrought in the form of an open heart, and alternating square and

Los #: 716

Schätzpreis: 800 £ - 1.000 £

Datum: 02.10.2019

Bild
A rare copper poking stick, British, dated 1844

A rare copper poking stick, British, dated 1844 The handle beaten flat to form a heart and a pair of elongated oval shapes bearing the initials 'E.W' and the date '1844', the centre of the shaft pierced with a voided circle, 33cm high

Los #: 717

Schätzpreis: 400 £ - 600 £

Datum: 02.10.2019

Bild
A rare wrought iron triple-barrelled goffering iron, on a fruitwood base...

A rare wrought iron triple-barrelled goffering iron, on a fruitwood base, British, possibly Sussex, circa 1770 The graduated barrels atop a curved stem with swan's head scroll terminal, fixed by means of an oval fitting onto an octagonal chamfered fruitwood base, 35cm high

Los #: 718

Schätzpreis: 700 £ - 1.000 £

Datum: 02.10.2019

Bild
A rare wrought iron twin-barrel goffering iron, British, circa 1770, on a...

A rare wrought iron twin-barrel goffering iron, British, circa 1770, on a modern wooden base The curving stem with swan's head terminal, fixed to a modern wooden base with tapering sides and bun feet, 25cm high

Los #: 719

Schätzpreis: 500 £ - 800 £

Datum: 02.10.2019

Bild
A rare wrought iron twin-barrel goffering iron, on a turned fruitwood base...

A rare wrought iron twin-barrel goffering iron, on a turned fruitwood base, British, circa 1770-1800 One barrel at the top of the stem, the smaller at the end of a right-angled arm, the stem below forming a single scroll, set into the circular, spreading and moulded circular base by means of an iron

Los #: 720

Schätzpreis: 500 £ - 800 £

Datum: 02.10.2019

Bild
A wrought iron goffering iron, British, circa 1780-1800

A wrought iron goffering iron, British, circa 1780-1800 The stem with filed decoration beneath the barrel and above its joint with the base, and with scroll terminal, the elongated octagonal base with tapering sides veneered with mahogany and with holly lines, 31cm high

Los #: 721

Schätzpreis: 200 £ - 300 £

Datum: 02.10.2019

Bild
A brass and fruitwood goffering iron, English, circa 1780-1800

A brass and fruitwood goffering iron, English, circa 1780-1800 The barrel with decorative ring turnings and faint traces of copper, fixed to the top of the 'S'-shaped stem with swelling centre and with circular terminal, screwed through the turned fruitwood base with moulded brass cap, 21.5cm high

Los #: 722

Schätzpreis: 200 £ - 300 £

Datum: 02.10.2019