Gentleman's Library Sale
29 Jan 2013, starting at 14:00 GMT with lot 1.
30 Jan 2013, starting at 10:00 GMT with lot 251.

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LOTS
 of 471
  • Lot 399
    A Scottish George III Patent Musical Score Games Box by Ann Young, Edinburgh, 1801
    Sold for £1,500 (US$ 2,519) inc. premium

  • Lot 400
    A gold perpetual calendar and matching gambling game,
    £500 - 700
    US$ 840 - 1,200

  • Lot 401
    A rare 'Eiffel Tower' desk telephone, by Ericsson, circa 1895,
    Sold for £875 (US$ 1,469) inc. premium

  • Lot 402
    'The Listener by E. R. Phone', a rare crystal-set wireless receiver, by The Kenmac Radio Ltd., 1924,
    Sold for £350 (US$ 587) inc. premium

  • Lot 403W
    A good bi-unial magic lantern outfit, by Newton & Co., London, late 19th century,
    Sold for £2,250 (US$ 3,779) inc. premium

  • Lot 404
    A good set of eight extremely well detailed colour-study Crimean War magic lantern slides, circa 1860,
    £500 - 700
    US$ 840 - 1,200

  • Lot 405W
    A well engineered live steam 1 1/2in. scale model of a William Allchin No.3251 Traction Engine 'Royal Chester. Built by Mr Thomas Lord.
    Sold for £8,750 (US$ 14,698) inc. premium

  • Lot 406W
    A working scale model of a Hedley & Boyd compound steam engine.
    Sold for £4,000 (US$ 6,719) inc. premium

  • Lot 407W
    A finely engineered and well detailed 3 1/4in gauge model of the GW County Class 4-6-0 locomotive and tender No.1005 'County of Devon'
    Sold for £8,125 (US$ 13,648) inc. premium

  • Lot 408W
    A 3 1/2in gauge live steam brass model of a Caledonian Railway 0-6-0 tank engine 'Rob Roy' built by J.Cartwright
    £2,000 - 3,000
    US$ 3,400 - 5,000

  • Lot 409W
    A cased model of a 1852 London & South Western Railway locomotive 'Leeds' and passenger coaches
    Sold for £562 (US$ 944) inc. premium

  • Lot 410W
    A large Builder's style model of the RMS Aquitania 1914 90x18x45.5ins. (229x46x116cm)
    Sold for £3,250 (US$ 5,459) inc. premium

  • Lot 411W
    A pond model of the pre-Dreadnought Cruiser HMS Kent 1901.
    Sold for £2,500 (US$ 4,199) inc. premium

  • Lot 412W
    A cased model of the Clipper Thermopylae 1868.
    Sold for £687 (US$ 1,154) inc. premium

  • Lot 413W
    A large waterline diorama model of a French Brigantine. 36x19x30.8ins. (92x48x78cm)
    £800 - 1,200
    US$ 1,300 - 2,000

  • Lot 414W
    A modern diorama launching model of the Collier Earl of Pembroke (HMS Endeavour) 1764. 33.5x20x18.5ins (85x51x47cm)
    £700 - 900
    US$ 1,200 - 1,500

  • Lot 415
    A good life-size multi-layer printed female anatomical figure, circa 1910,
    Sold for £750 (US$ 1,259) inc. premium

  • Lot 416W
    An anatomical torso table model, by Stopler, mid 20th century,
    Sold for £625 (US$ 1,049) inc. premium

  • Lot 417
    A white plaster Écorché figure, 20th century,
    £1,000 - 1,500
    US$ 1,700 - 2,500

  • Lot 418
    An engraved Human Skull, believed to be from Devil's Island
    Sold for £250 (US$ 419) inc. premium

  • Lot 419
    A Ceramic Phrenology Head, by L.N.Fowler, Strand, London. 19th century,
    Sold for £1,187 (US$ 1,994) inc. premium

  • Lot 420
    A Victorian pharmacist's cabinet, mid 19th century,
    Sold for £625 (US$ 1,049) inc. premium

  • amended
    Lot 420A
    A William Smith cased cupping set, English, first quarter of the 19th century,
    £500 - 700
    US$ 840 - 1,200

  • Lot 421
    A mahogany medicine chest, English, mid 19th century,
    £800 - 1,200
    US$ 1,300 - 2,000

  • Lot 422
    A mahogany medicine chest, English, first quarter of the 19th century,
    £800 - 1,200
    US$ 1,300 - 2,000

  • Lot 423
    A mahogany medicine chest, English, second quarter of the 19th century,
    £600 - 800
    US$ 1,000 - 1,300

  • Lot 424
    A fine flame mahogany medicine chest, English, mid 19th century,
    Sold for £1,750 (US$ 2,939) inc. premium

  • Lot 425
    A Thompson & Capper walnut and tiger wood veneered homoeopathic chest, English, late 19th century,
    £1,500 - 2,000
    US$ 2,500 - 3,400

  • Lot 426
    A mahogany medicine chest, English, mid 19th century,
    £1,200 - 1,800
    US$ 2,000 - 3,000

  • Lot 427
    An apothecary's chest, English, mid 19th century,
    Sold for £1,625 (US$ 2,729) inc. premium

  • Lot 428
    A large mahogany medicine chest, English, early 19th century,
    Sold for £1,875 (US$ 3,149) inc. premium

  • Lot 429
    A John Moore double-sided apothecary's chest, English, early 19th century,
    £1,500 - 2,000
    US$ 2,500 - 3,400

  • Lot 430
    A large medicine chest, English, mid 19the century,
    £700 - 900
    US$ 1,200 - 1,500

  • Lot 431
    Two mahogany medicine chests, mid 19th century, (2)
    £800 - 1,200
    US$ 1,300 - 2,000

  • Lot 432
    An S Maw & Son fall-front mahogany medicine chest, English, late 19th century,
    £1,000 - 1,500
    US$ 1,700 - 2,500

  • Lot 433*
    A John Cuff Cuf-type brass compound microscope, English, circa 1750,
    Sold for £3,500 (US$ 5,879) inc. premium

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