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11 December 2017
SOLD ITEMS


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ANTIQUE FRENCH CRESTED WALL MIRROR
A small French wall hung mirror in the style of Louis XV.
Made around 1900, Art Nouveau period, delicately moulded frame , crested crown, cut and etched original glass , decorated with typical floral design.
The mirror itself is undamaged yet crazed and veiled, a very desirable effect not possible to reproduce!
Painted in Crown "Parchment", a warm neutral cream.
A genuine mirror in era appropriate condition.

Dimensions: 33 1/2" 850mm high
22 1/2" 570mm wide
1 1/4" 30mm deep
Ref: MA002
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ANTIQUE INDUSTRIAL MILL WORKERS SWIVEL CHAIR
An original steel and moulded bakelite mill workers chair.
Often used for cloth inspection, sewing and weaving in Lancashire and Yorkshire mills.
Multi purpose industrial swivel chair, in excellent working condition, repainted and polished for everyday use.

Dimensions: 31 1/4" 810mm high
16" 405mm wide
20" 510mm wide at base
19 1/2" 495mm seat height
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ANTIQUE VICTORIAN PINE DRESSER BASE OR STORAGE CUPBOARD 1880
A very neat and clean medium sized Victorian cupboard with drawers, in exceptionally good condition.
Virtually un-used, with only the faintest wear, unusual for a piece that age.
Classic combination of 2 drawers above a 2 door cupboard space, shelved.
Original glass handles on drawers and cupboard doors, original shelf.
There are no repairs or replacements, the plinth is particularly nicely shaped, heading for Arts and Crafts..
The colour is a very elegant pale pine, buffed to a satin sheen.
Dimensions:
1050mm wide
810mm high
500mm deep

Delivery mainland England 75. Scotland, Cornwall, Wales and isles please email your postcode.
Please note that all our furniture is treated for wood worm, with an environmentally sound and very effective product.
Any wood worm damage worth mentioning will be in the description.

Ref: D/SBA024
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ETHIOPIAN COPTIC CEREMONIAL CROSS
Two good examples of a coptic ceremonial cross, usually carried on a long pole at celebrations or religious festivals.
Also know as the Crux Dissimulata or Lalibela Cross.

The early Coptic cross was a fusion of the Orthodox Christian cross and pagan Egyptian ankh.
For Copts, the added circle around the cross is a halo representing divinity and resurrection. Halos or sunbursts with similar meaning are also sometimes found on orthodox crosses.
Both of the crosses are in used condition, made from white metal and polished to a silver colour.
Very usable and highly decorative and in undamaged condition.

Dimensions:
arched cross : 13" by 4" by 1 1/4"
diamond cross : 13 1/4" by 6" by 1 3/4"

Price is for each cross.
Ref: DEC006
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FRENCH ART DECO KING SIZE OAK BED
A truly magnificent French Art Deco bed, in a real king size.
Made from chunky solid oak throughout, to the highest standards with finely executed detail.
The bed stands solidly, with original sides and steel fittings.
One of the side rails has a slight damage to the end,(see photo no 5) but it is not visible when assembled.
The bed is in original condition, polished medium oak which is in excellent order.
The side rails have steel brackets to hold the base and 2 cross- bar strengtheners, but a base is not provided.

A bed base can be made to order, please enquire.

Mattress size: 60" by 78"

Dimensions: 64 1/4" 1632mm wide
47 1/2" 1205mm high, head
31" 787mm high, foot
81 1/2" 2070mm long
1 1/2" frame thickness
Ref: BA016
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FRENCH LOUIS XV REVIVAL TALL BOY / CHEST OF DRAWERS
A stylish and useful French vintage tall chest of drawers, made in oak, dating from the 1940ies.
Beautifully styled with scrolled and leaf decorated drawers, reeded sides and escargot feet.
Painted for a fresh new look,slightly distressed, original solid brass handles, multi-drawered , ideal for all sorts of storage.
A nice clean piece for the hall, bedroom, lounge or bathroom, ready to use.

Dimensions: 35 3/4" 910mm high
17 1/2" 445mm wide
13 3/4" 350mm deep

Ref: VF001
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LARGE ANTIQUE MIRROR IN ORIGINAL PAINT
Compared to other mirrors we've had of this kind, this one is a medium size, although it might seem large to some!
Antique painted frame found with the most beautiful vibrant yet worn Mediterranean sky blue.
The paint is soft but strong and a very lively shade.
The weather beaten light brown coloured hard wood timber frame shows through in many places.
Quite a rustic rough-ish piece .
A good quality polish has been applied to give the paint even more depth.
A new 6mm mirror has been added and a replacement back board.
The frame section is 3" deep, which is impressive and with the overall proportions of the frame this mirror will make an impact in any location!
Dimensions:
84" 2133mm high
41" 1041mm wide
3" 76mm deep
Ref: MA018
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LARGE VICTORIAN STORAGE BOX / LIDDED BIN / STABLE BOX
A rather chunky and certainly impressive Victorian storage box, double lidded and made to last.
Thick yellow and Columbian pine making a strong frame , the two individually lifting lids giving access to an cavernous space.
Ideal for storage of bulky items, in stable or play room situation.
Bags of tactile character, hand stripped and clean inside. Good quality fixings and fittings.
All you need is a fork lift truck... just kidding.

Three more boxes are available,just slightly bigger.
Dimensions:
1345mm wide
1005mm high
648mm deep

Delivery 60 mainland England, for Cornwall, Scotland and islands please email your postcode.
Ref: BXA007
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SET OF 4 FRENCH VINTAGE COUNTRY CHAIRS
A pretty set of four vintage French country chairs, made in cherry as it is tradition and about 60 years old.
Typically French, pretty sabre legs, multi stretchered for sturdiness and hand rushed for comfort.
Painted in a warm French mid grey, which upon request can be changed.
A good basic set of chairs, suitable for a cottage or farmhouse setting.
They are all in good condition, stand sturdily and will match the also listed French extension table very nicely.

Dimensions:
440mm wide
450mm deep
880mm high
480mm seat height


Delivery 60 mainland England, for more remote areas like Cornwall, Wales, Scotland and isles, please email your postcode.
Self collection possible by arrangement.
Standard delivery is a one man service, door to door.

Please note that all our furniture is treated for wood worm, regardless if it has worm or not, using a very effective, non toxic environmentally sound product. Any wood worm damage worth mentionning will be stated in the description. Also, most colour schemes can be changed upon request, unless it is original paint.

Ref: CHA018
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ANTIQUE CARVED TEAK MIRROR LARGE
A huge floor standing decorative mirror, intricately and deeply carved from solid teak, displaying floral motives, swags and paisley style patterns.
The top rail of the 3" deep frame is adorned with two identical beautifully executed peacock figures, facing each other.
The mirror is backed with a new sheet of plywood to protect the mirror.
Plenty of wear and some unevenness in colouration, due to age and use.,
The frame and mirror are extremely heavy, so probably meant to be floor standing.
Dimensions: 67" 1702mm high
43 1/2" 1104mm wide
3" 762mm thick
Ref: MA004
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ANTIQUE DOUBLE PINE WARDROBE / ARMOIRE
A well built and designed medium sized pine wardrobe, originating from the northern part of Europe.
Possibly Danish or German, dating back to 1870.
Quality bullet points:

* double paneled doors,
* dove tailed construction throughout,see photo 5
* all original parts, no repairs or damage.
* Original escutcheons,
* working lock and key,original catches
* original turned feet.
* hat shelf and rail inside

A very tidy (no worm) medium size wardrobe which also dismantles for ease of transport and access.
Dimensions: 50 1/4" 1275mm wide
78" 1981mm high
25 1/4" 640mm deep
20 1/4" 515mm internal!!
Ref: WA013
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ANTIQUE PAIR OF PINE BEDSIDE CABINETS / BEDSIDE TABLES / POT CUPBOARDS
A more interesting than standard pair of continental bedside cabinets, dating from around 1900, in Art Nouveau style.
Good quality construction, neatly paneled doors, adorned with a row of decorative linen-fold moulding, chunky detailed moulding around the base, turned reeded tulip feet.
The delicate brass handles are still intact and original, catches working.
The cabinets are a true pair, ie the doors are facing opposite ways.
The original marble tops are in excellent condition and have an elegant hue of grey and white.
The cabinets have been painted in our signature Crown " Parchment" , slightly distressed and hand waxed.
Dimensions: 30" 760mm high
16 1/2" 420mm wide
14 1/2" 370mm deep
Ref: BCA002
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ANTIQUE PINE BEDSIDE CABINET / POT CUPBOARD
Dating from around 1900, a very tidy pine bedside cabinet with original marble top.
Plain but well built, no damage or worm, adorned only by 2 lovely hand turned oak handles.
It would be a shame , but the marble top could of course be replaced with a wooden one .

Dimensions: 17" 432mm wide
14" 356mm deep
29 1/2" 749mm high

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ANTIQUE PINE COFFEE / SOFA TABLE IN ORIGINAL PAINT
A chunky and rustic antique industrial pine table, found in a Yorkshire mill, where it was used as a cloth cutting table.
The substantial square legs have been reduced in height so the table can be used as a sofa or coffee table. The original paint finish has been cleaned and waxed.
In addition to tenon joints the table is held together by strong bolts showing off the table's industrial heritage.
The top was covered in protective cloth, which has been removed to reveal a good looking dark and not too worn planked top.
Dimensions : 67" /1700mm length
34" /865mm width
20" /510mm height
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ANTIQUE PINE DRESSER BASE / KITCHEN CUPBOARD / SIDEBOARD IN ORIGINAL PAINT
A late 19th century painted pine dresser with three drawers and three cupboard doors beneath.
Timeless symmetrical design and sturdy construction with a somewhat funky original paint finish.
Original locks and keys , but replacement knobs.The cupboard is fitted with one shelf which spans the whole length .
The slightly worn top has been hand stripped and wax polished.
The block feet could also be raised to get the dresser up to 36", ie. working top height.
Useful in hall , kitchen, dining room ,lounge etc. etc.
Dimensions : 53" / 1350mm width
33 1/2" / 845mm height
22 1/2" / 570mm depth
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ANTIQUE PINE TRIPOD SIDE TABLE
A Swedish pine lamp table with tripod base and round pine top.
Typical crisp turned column base and 3 curved carved legs made from sycamore.
The pine top is a replacement made from antique timber and a copy of the original as far as size and thickness is concerned.
The base dates from the late 19th century .
27 1/2" high 700mm
21 3/4" wide (top) 555mm
16" wide (base) 410mm
3" thickness of column
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ANTIQUE RUSTIC / MILL COFFEE TABLE
Dating from around 1900 , found in a local mill, this massively chunky table has bags of character .
It's former use is unknown, it has an extremely worn top and seen plenty of action.
Made from thick yellow pine, the planked top is 2 3/4" (70mm) thick , fixed to the base with ancient steel bolts, round capped (see picture 3).
The base is constructed from 3" by 4" cross section pine, braced with mild steel bands.
The nuts and bolts are visible underneath the frame ( see picture 5).
A wonderful piece of industrial heritage, brought to good use as a coffee table.

Dimensions: 47 1/2" 1200mm wide
59 1/2" 1510mm long
21" 530mm high
2 3/4" 70mm thick top
Ref: ACOT
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ANTIQUE / VINTAGE / RETRO WIRE CABINET / LOCKER
A multi purpose antique/ vintage wire cabinet, made in the 1920ies.
Made from heavy gauge galvanized wire , with or without shelves, this cabinet could be useful in many places.
Wine cage, toy cabinet, hall stand, bookcase , kitchen storage, plant stand etc, possibilities are endless!
This one is sold with one shelf, but on request , shelves could be added , please ask for a quote.
We have 10 cabinets in stock.
Dimensions : 68" /1720mm height
18" /460 mm width
16 1/2" /420mm depth
Ref: VIN003
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ANTIQUE / VINTAGE CANVAS ART SCHOOL CHART / POSTER
Original 1960ies biolgical school wall poster, depicting
Edible Mushrooms
Pull down type with original wooden supports, mounting and tape.
This canvas/ linen backed paper chart is a detailed graphical teaching medium, used in classrooms all over Europe.
It has seen some use,but overall it is in good condition with a clean front and vivid colours. The graphics are quite amazing!
It is a vintage item, so if you like " perfect", this is not for you.
An interesting and slightly eccentric piece of authentic retro wall art.



Dimensions :
46"high by 36" wide / 1170mm high by 915mm




Ref: DEC004
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ANTIQUE / VINTAGE METAL TRESTLE LADDER
A fantastic set of British industrial metal trestle ladders, original heritage equipment, found in a local Yorkshire Wool mill. A matching set is available, ie there is a pair.
Made for heavy use and to last for another 100 years!
Left in totally authentic used condition, usable "as is" or easily painted, blasted or waxed.

A "one of a kind" piece to use as a focal point, made into a shelf or display unit, suitable for either antique , vintage, contemporary or shop setting.

Dimensions:
open
72" wide
67 1/2" high
26" deep
closed
14" wide
76" high
26" deep
Ref: IND004
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