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A Chinese scarlet lacquered trunk,

A pair of cinnabar lacquer vases,

A George II inlaid fiddle back mahogany oval shaped tea caddy, the hinged lid and front with floral oval panels, the lid with ribbon bound band, inner lid a later replacement,16 x 9.5cm.

A Japanese polished bronze hand mirror, Meiji, decorated on one side with figures, birds, animals and flowering trees in a landscape.

An early 19th Century red straight grain Morocco covered rectangular box, the gilt metal mounted hinged cover enclosing three divisions, a George III ivory patch box, rectangular with rounded ends, the hinged cover originally mounted with a memorial lock of hair, a Victorian papier mache and abalone shell snuff box, a straw work box and an olive wood box. (5)

Seven Chinese/Japanese embroidered pictures,

A Dutch style metal five branch electolier,70cm high and four matching two branch wall lights. (5)

An Oriental puppet holding two knives

A Victorian carved mother of pearl rectangular buckle, Edwardian spot hammered sovereign and half sovereign case, two pairs of lorgnettes, a pair of George III silver salt spoons, 1791, novelty Victorian electroplate bone handled preserve spoon in the form of a garden spade, pair of electroplate and mother of pearl dumb-bell knife rests, sundry coinage and 10/- bank notes.

A set of Victorian personal weighing scales by W & T Avery, Birmingham, with cast iron frame and bronze scale, 121cm high

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