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

A cased satinwood and silver-gilt dressing table set the silver-gilt mounts by H.A & Co, London 1911

A cased pair of continental silver and enamel napkin rings with import marks for George Stockwell, London 1928; together with a 19th century French glass and silver-gilt mounted scent bottle (3)

A 19th century tortoiseshell and parquetry sewing box circa 1880

An Edwardian silver desk stand by George Nathan & Ridley Hayes, Chester 1903 (3)

A whale tooth silver-mounted novelty desk inkwell frame by Grey & Co, Chester 1913

An Edwardian silver two-bottle desk inkstand by John Grinsell & Sons Ltd, London 1905

An electroplated-mounted tray / inkstand one of the underside feet mounts incuse stamped "BOIN TABURET A PARIS", also numbered 61939 28

A silver "Treasury" inkstand by Goldsmiths & Silversmiths Co Ltd, London 1909

An Old Sheffield Plate and mahogany desk-stand with flower mark

A Victorian silver desk stand probably by John Batson, London 1882 (3)

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