It’s not all the internet with the top price of the day at £22,000 for a Vulliamy table clock being sold to “the room”. Edwardian furniture was again difficult to find new homes for especially for the larger pieces. There does however seem to be an increased interest in pictures and paintings.

Principal prices paid for some of the better Lots in the sale follow: Bold text items are illustrated.


Lot 103: A 4’ 7” antique carved mixed wood two part cabinet, with profile portrait beaded roundels to panelled doors, set on a base with two long drawers. Sold for £360. Lot 104: A 4’ 4” Edwardian satin walnut linen press with moulded cornice and three slides enclosed by a pair of panelled doors, set on a base with two short and two long drawers. Sold for £320. Lot 112: A 5’ 11 ½” early 20th Century Arts and Crafts style golden oak sideboard, with flanking decorative leaded glazed panel doors, mirror, three frieze drawers and four panelled cupboard doors. Sold for £260. Lot 132: A 7’ 10 ½” modern polished oak refectory style dining table, set on decorative open standard ends with wrought iron brackets. Sold for £300. Lot 200: A 6’ 6 ½” Victorian pine farmhouse kitchen table with planked top and three frieze drawers, set on massive turned legs. Sold for £240. Lot 278: A 3’ 4” 19th Century mahogany linen press with five slides enclosed by a pair of panelled doors over two short and three long graduated drawers, set on plinth base. Sold for £320. Lot 332: A 1976 Orkney hooded chair from Kirkwall with woven sea grass seat panel and polished wood frame. Sold for £340. Lot 368: A 5’ 1 ½” Brights of Nettlebed antiqued polished wood potboard dresser with two frieze drawers, set on rustic square tapered supports. Sold for £240. Lot 390: An antique Mendlesham chair with string inlaid back and pierced heart shaped splat, bearing initials for Jonathon Blowers to underside of solid seat panel, set on slender turned supports. Sold for £300. Lot 391: A 24” Victorian polished mahogany Wellington chest with flight of seven graduated drawers, set on rounded plinth base. Sold for £300 and Lot 404: A 4’ 11” Georgian style gilt framed overmantel mirror with applied beaded and shell decoration, with triple bevelled plates. Sold for £220.


Lot 431: An American stained wood cased regulator wall clock with profuse floral carved and pierced decoration, with spring driven gong striking movement – total height 5’. Sold for £100. Lot 452: An Art Deco inlaid walnut and metal mounted cased mantel clock with diagonal sunburst design and eight day chiming movement. Sold for £100. Lot 454: An early 19th Century mahogany longcase clock, the 12” arched brass dial marked for Wm. Wills, Truro and with eight day bell striking movement. Sold or £180. Lot 457: A “Blick-Electric” polished wood cased factory regulator wall clock, with Gents System movement. Sold for £140. Lot 458: A Regency brass inlaid mahogany cased table clock with stylised oriental pediment, the 6 Ό” shaped silvered dial marked for P. Courti, 75 Fore Street, Exeter, with twin fusee eight day bell striking movement. Sold for £1,200. Lot 459: Benjamin Lewis Vulliamy: An 1841 rosewood cased table clock, the 8” silvered oblong dial dated and numbered 1558 with concealed regulator and strike/silent dials, seconds dial to centre and marked Vulliamy, London, the triple fusee chiming movement with full octave of eight concentric bells with large striking bell and heavy pommel pendulum. Sold for £22,000.

Lot 278 Sold £320 
Lot 332 Sold £340
Lot 390 Sold £300
Lot 391 Sold £300
Lot 458 Sold £1,200

Rendells Stonepark Sales Report For The Two Day Auction Held on 18th and 19th October 2018


Lot 549: A framed continental embroidery sampler – faded. Sold for £75. Lot 564: An Edwardian glazed display case containing a taxidermy study of two stuffed and mounted pole cats, stoat, weasel and prey rabbit, in naturalistic setting. Sold for £130. Lot 576: A large antique Dolland single draw telescope – a/f. Sold for £120. Lot 580: A set of four oak framed old floral embroidery panels. Sold for £70. Lot 623: A pair of early 20th Century painted cast iron Southern Region railway signal finials and bases. Sold for £85. Lot 625: A 1996 White Horses of Welwyn dark oak rocking horse – safety rocker base length 4’. Sold for £400. Lot 628: Charles Holmes, Pte. 8081 1st Battalion Manchester Regiment: First World War triple medal group – sold with related ephemera and three other First World War medals. Sold for £180. Lot 639: R. Grange, Gunner 24283587 Royal Artillery: General service medal with N.I. clasp and miniature, 1991 Gulf War medal, Kuwait Liberation medal and boxed Kuwait Liberation medal (Saudi Arabia). Sold for £160 and Lot 694: Two boxed Moorcroft enamel trinket boxes – Cherries and King Tut. Sold for £120.


Lot 1015: A Royal Albert Old Country Roses pattern four place tea set including teapot. Sold for £55. Lot 1032: A small collection of Chinese Republic Period porcelain – sold with a small cloisonnι pot. Sold for £50. Lot 1041: A Royal Doulton Andante pattern eight place tea and dinner service. Sold for £60. Lot 1065: A quantity of vintage Midwinter Spanish Garden pattern tea and dinner ware. Sold for £50. Lot 1095: Four vintage Carltonware Guinness bar figures: Tortoise, Zoo Keeper, Kangaroo and Ostrich – a/f. Sold for £130 and Lot 1108: A small collection of Scandinavian art glass including three named vases, etc. Sold for £60.


Lot 1153: Three silver plated cocktail shakers. Sold for £60. Lot 1178: A 19th Century bronze bell. Sold for £65. Lot 1190: An 11 ½” late Victorian ornate cast bronze two handled urn with band of lily decoration, set on black slate base. Sold for £85. Lot 1192: A bronzed putti group, set on marble base. Sold for £85 and Lot 1202: A rosewood box containing six antique Sino-Tibetan miniature cast bronze Buddhas and others. Sold for £130.


Lot 1281: J.T. Linnell: an ornate gilt gesso framed oil on board, depicting a rural scene with sheep sheltering in the shade of trees – 11 ½” x 14 ½”. Sold for £480. Lot 1289: A late 19th Century framed oil on board, depicting The Barquentine Agnes under full sail – 14 Ύ” x 19 Ύ”. Sold for £220. Lot 1307: A gilt gesso framed 19th Century oil on canvas, depicting a boy playing a violin in an interior with dog and chickens – 9 Ύ” x 11 Ύ”. Sold for £260. Lot 1319: J.P. Hall: a gilt framed Victorian oil painting on canvas, depicting a girl reading a book under a hollow tree – extensive later over painting to background – 30 ½” x 16 ½”. Sold for £240. Lot 1335: Rebecca Lardner: a pair of framed mixed media paintings, depicting South Coast harbour views – both signed and dated ’99 – panels 8” square. Sold for £400. Lot 1353: A large 19th Century gilt gesso framed oil on canvas genre painting, depicting a river mountain landscape with waterfall and figures in foreground – 35 Ό” x 3’ 11”. Sold for £1,200 and Lot 1366: Clarence Roe: a large ornate gilt framed 19th Century oil on canvas genre painting, depicting a Scottish highland scene with lake and stag – named and dated on slip – 29 ½” x 4’ 1 ½”. Sold for £260.


Lot 1425: An album containing a collection of early 20th Century postcards including maritime, social history, humour and greetings examples. Sold for £120. Lot 1430: An extensive collection of approx 10,000 early to mid 20th Century postcards – mainly topographic examples. Sold for £300. Lot 1454: Three photograph albums including RAF in Iraq in the 1930’s, numerous aircraft images, posed groups, sporting teams and humorous images. Sold for £480 and Lot 1467: A collection of approx 235 mainly early 20th Century postcards including topographic, world tour, humour and greetings examples, etc. Sold for £120.


Lot 459 Sold £22,000 

Lot 625 Sold £400 
Lot 639 Sold £160
Lot 1281 Sold £480
Lot 1353 Sold £1,200