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The Oxford Library Sale
Live
Venue address
Bocardo House
24A St Michael's Street
Oxford
OX1 2EB
United Kingdom
The Oxford Library Sale

Including Works of Art, Antique Furniture, Rugs and Antiquarian & Modern Books

Auction dates
Sep 22, 2021 11:00 AM BST
Lots: 1 - 531
Viewing dates
Sep 18, 2021 09:00 AM - 01:00 PM BST
Sep 20, 2021 09:00 AM - 05:00 PM BST
Sep 21, 2021 09:00 AM - 05:00 PM BST
Auction currency
GBP
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There are 501 lots within this auction
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A group of three Grand Tour cameo carved helmet shells, the largest, 22cm, depicting 'Hebe
700 GBP
500 - 800 GBP
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A pair of Japanese carved wooden okimono in the form of horned creatures playing musical
110 GBP
50 - 100 GBP
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A rare 19th century Indian Tamil Sampler worked by Anna Marial, The Church Crookham Scholar at
550 GBP
200 - 400 GBP
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A seven rung folding library pole ladder c1975 by Arthur Brett and Sons with outer brass studded
550 GBP
400 - 600 GBP
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An old Greek Orthodox Icon depicting Sts Cosmos and Damian on panel, 13.2 x 9cm in a three
180 GBP
150 - 250 GBP
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A Late 17th Century Charles II Carved Oak Bible Box, the front panel carved with lock plate, 44cm
130 GBP
80 - 120 GBP
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A polished bronze paperweight in the form of a cherub, 13cm high and an antique carved wooden
0 GBP
100 - 200 GBP
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A panoramic framed photograph view of Cape Town c1900, four images glued down and framed, 112 x
100 GBP
80 - 150 GBP
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A pair of Japanese bronze baluster vases with elephant trunk handles and raised bird decoration,
0 GBP
150 - 200 GBP
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A group of seven pieces of Antique glass to include a silver mounted decanter with mushroom stopper,
0 GBP
70 - 150 GBP
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A traditional child's needlework sampler by Mary Ann Brasher 1827 with alphabet, rhyme and vase of
130 GBP
50 - 100 GBP
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A 19th century Continental carved ivory Corpus Christi mounted on a wooden cross, cracks and losses,
70 GBP
50 - 100 GBP
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A 19th century French tortoiseshell and gilt metal mounted mantel timepiece with white enamel dial
150 GBP
100 - 150 GBP
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A 19th century Indo-Persian double side illustrated page with colourful symbolic figure
70 GBP
100 - 200 GBP
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An old Greek olive wood circular 'chopping board' icon depicting Christ and the Twelve Apostles,
180 GBP
200 - 300 GBP
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A Bessarabian Kelim with a central repeating polychrome foliate design on a black ground, 280 x
350 GBP
200 - 300 GBP
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René Lalique (1860-1945) A pair of Tete D'Aigle car mascots, circa 1930, frosted glass on
1,300 GBP
600 - 800 GBP
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A group of three Chinese terracotta heads with painted decoration and applied clay, 11cm high on
100 GBP
40 - 80 GBP
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A metal copy of a 17th century bronze Buddha head, 19cm high on plinth and another smaller, 11.5cm
70 GBP
40 - 80 GBP
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A pair of 20th century soapstone Temple Dogs after the Antique, each on a wooden plinth, 19cm
80 GBP
50 - 100 GBP
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A Roman carved bone lion mask, possibly a sword mount said to be 2nd C.A.D., 5cm diameter
140 GBP
150 - 250 GBP
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A 19th century giltwood three sectional overmantel mirror with fluted pilasters, 109 x 60cm
170 GBP
50 - 150 GBP
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A 19th century reverse glass print of a mother and child in an interior in ebonised frame with
50 GBP
50 - 100 GBP
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A group of 19th century ceramics to include a pair of Dresden vases, 26.5cm high, another 17cm high,
50 GBP
40 - 80 GBP
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A 19th century leather sewing box, the fully fitted interior with metal studded divisions, and
0 GBP
100 - 150 GBP
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An early 20th century oak grandmother clock, the domed hood above brass dial with 'Tempus Fugit'
0 GBP
100 - 200 GBP
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A Japanese bronze baluster lamp with raised bird decoration with Greek key, signed, 42cm
0 GBP
70 - 150 GBP
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A bronze miniature figure of a recumbent ram, together with a collection of further animals
110 GBP
80 - 120 GBP
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An old reproduction serpentine pillar chest of five long drawers with brass handles, bracket feet
320 GBP
100 - 200 GBP
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A Napoleonic carved bone prisoner of war set of dominoes in a rectangular decorated box with sliding
0 GBP
300 - 400 GBP
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An Antique carved ebony cane handle with moving eyes, jaw lacking, 6cm
0 GBP
150 - 260 GBP
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A group of five glazed old cases of taxidermic birds in naturalistic settings
240 GBP
50 - 100 GBP
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A Persian silk Qum mat with central star shaped medallion on a brick red ground, 84 x 57cm
70 GBP
80 - 120 GBP
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A pair of 18th Century and later French gilt bronze candle sticks, male figures kneeling
580 GBP
600 - 800 GBP
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A 19th Century French gilt bronze figure after the Antique Euterpe, on a red marble base, 32cm high
240 GBP
200 - 300 GBP
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An Early Netherlands / Belgium carved stone plaque depicting Christ, 49 x 37cm
300 GBP
200 - 300 GBP
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A 16th Century Flemish bronze table bell, with carved figures of saints and latin words 'SIT NOMEN
0 GBP
200 - 300 GBP
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A 18th Century framed theatre royal Manchester, playbill "The Jew" by Richard Cumberland 1794, 24
0 GBP
200 - 300 GBP
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A 19th century oval print of a classical battle scene with a gilt metal and ebonised frame with
0 GBP
150 - 250 GBP
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A Japanese circular bronze plaque with raised water bird and bullrush decoration, seal mark verso
150 GBP
150 - 250 GBP
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A pair of French bronze dancing figures 'Gaiete and Modestie', each on a labelled and ebonised
220 GBP
70 - 150 GBP
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A Continental lacquered metal samovar converted to a table lamp with tap and shade, on a circular
0 GBP
70 - 150 GBP
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Venot Cyprien François (1808-1886) A pair of bronze and gilt bronze groups depicting boys stealing
0 GBP
600 - 800 GBP
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Martin Baskett et Cie, Paris Clockmaker. An ormolu and white marble mantel clock, the enamel dial
0 GBP
800 - 1,200 GBP
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An Italian maiolica pottery drug jar of double baluster form, lion head mounts and red and blue
0 GBP
100 - 200 GBP
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A 19th century French bronze group of two children catching a duck with overturned ewer, signed
260 GBP
250 - 350 GBP
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An Art Nouveau English pewter three handled oblate bowl, 19cm diameter and a Continental pierced
0 GBP
50 - 100 GBP
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A Japanese bronze small baluster vase with raised bird decoration and flared neck, 12.5cm high
0 GBP
70 - 120 GBP
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A Continental sanded pottery bowl with lion rampant motif and gilt metal mounts, approximately 22cm
90 GBP
50 - 100 GBP
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A Native American root head club, the top with barb spikes together with another wooden club with
0 GBP
200 - 300 GBP
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An early Papua New Guinea stone mortar, with carved ribbed body (a/f) 15cm wide
0 GBP
200 - 300 GBP
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An early Celtic large stone mace head on stand, collected Dumfries, Solway Firth, 27cm high
260 GBP
200 - 300 GBP
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An early Scottish carved stone mortar on stand, with lipped rim collected Isle of Arran, 22cm wide
0 GBP
200 - 300 GBP
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An Oriental ebonized hardwood box, carved fluted shaped sides and the inside lid decorated with
160 GBP
200 - 300 GBP
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An Early Celtic sandstone head with bulbous eyes and primtive torso, together with two stone mace
500 GBP
600 - 800 GBP
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Two early English carved limestone corbel heads, possibly window arch supports both with open
650 GBP
600 - 800 GBP
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An early English or German bronze beast head mount, possibly from the Anglo-Saxon period, mounted on
0 GBP
400 - 600 GBP
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A early bronze lion head mount, possibly German, cast and chased with pierced holes to the base, 8cm
0 GBP
400 - 600 GBP
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A pair of 18th century French bronze rearing horses, with gilt bronze saddles on red stepped
0 GBP
800 - 1,200 GBP
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A pair of Victorian 'Gothic Revival' large brass candlesticks with pierced wax trays, hardstone
0 GBP
200 - 400 GBP
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