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lots

A George IV silver-gilt tankard by William Elliott, London 1822

A late 18th/early 19th century tortoiseshell and gold mounted surprise snuff box the portrait miniature by Samuel Shelley (1750/56 - 1808), signed to the backing paper S. Shelley / Henrietta St / Co t Garden

A late 18th/early 19th century German gold portrait box marks rubbed, possibly by Esais Fernau, Hanau, the miniature after Sicardi, also with later Dutch import mark

Vladimir Kagan (American, 1927-2016) Boomerang table, designed 1952 and manufactured by Kagan-Drefus at Long Island City, New York, late 1960s Mosaic tiles, brass binding, walnut130cm x 98cm x 36cm

Vladimir Kagan (American, 1927-2016) Floating back and seat sofa, designed c.1952 and manufactured by Kagan-Drefuss at Long Island City, New York, late 1960s Original saddle-leather upholstery, walnut legs, bears label to the underside of the seat206cm x 139cm x 78cm

Amanda Levete (British, b.1955) and Future Systems Chester Sofa from a limited edition of 12, designed 2006 and made by Established & Sons Ltd., UK Stitched leather, wooden frame and horsehair, the buttons impressed Established & Sons360cm x 135cm x 68.5cm

Ingo Maurer (German, b.1932) El.E DEE lamp, designed and manufactured 2001 Circuit board, steel, ball-and-socket mechanism, vice-grip pliers, signed in pen and dated 200137cm x 23cm x 52.5cm

A fine Isfahan carpet Central Persia, 470cm x 317cm

A pair of late-19th century German silver seven-light candelabra one stamped for Eugen Marcus, Berlin (2)

A large silver model of a cockerel by Neresheimer & Söhne of Hanau, late 19th / early 20th century

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