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Auction Description for Holt's: Fine Modern & Antique Guns - December 2016

Fine Modern & Antique Guns - December 2016 (738 Lots)

by Holt's Auctioneers


738 lots | 728 with images

08 December 2016

Live Auction

London, United Kingdom

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† A NEW AND UNUSED PRESENTATION DELUXE 12-BORE GUN ACCESSORY AND CLEANING KIT,

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Description: A NEW AND UNUSED PRESENTATION DELUXE 12-BORE GUN ACCESSORY AND CLEANING KIT, fitted partitioned tray with separate compartments containing turnscrews, cleaning rod and heads, nickel-plated oil bottle and snap caps, brass lock, brass fittings and lined with green baize

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JAMES PURDEY & SONS A CASED PRESENTATION 12-BORE CLEANING KIT,

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Description: JAMES PURDEY & SONS A CASED PRESENTATION 12-BORE CLEANING KIT, comprising of cleaning rod, cleaning cloth, oil, mop, brush, snap-caps, oil bottle, housed in a fitted oak case with a James Purdey & Sons trade label

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A TEAK PORTABLE FOLDING GUN RACK WITH LEATHER LINING AND BRASS MOUNTS,

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Description: A TEAK PORTABLE FOLDING GUN RACK WITH LEATHER LINING AND BRASS MOUNTS, suitable for ten guns

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A MODERN ''NORFOLK LIAR'' GAME COUNTER,

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Description: A MODERN ''NORFOLK LIAR'' GAME COUNTER, brass and nickel plate finish, four revolving counters engraved ''PHEASANTS, PARTRIDGES, HARES, RABBITS'', lanyard loop with lanyard and leather wallet, spuriously signed J. Purdey & Sons

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MARK CHESTER (F.W.A.S.) ''OVER THE PLOUGH'',

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Description: MARK CHESTER (F.W.A.S.) ''OVER THE PLOUGH'', an original oil on canvas showing English partridges in flight over working farmland, signed by the artist, set in an antique type frame, measuring approx 26in. x 22in.

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A MODERN ''NORFOLK LIAR'' GAME COUNTER,

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Description: A MODERN ''NORFOLK LIAR'' GAME COUNTER, brass and nickel plate finish, four revolving counters engraved PARTRIDGES, RABBITS, PHEASANTS, HARES, lanyard loop with lanyard and leather wallet, spuriously signed Cogswell & Harrison

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A COLLECTION OF VINTAGE 10-BORE RELOADING TOOLS,

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Description: A COLLECTION OF VINTAGE 10-BORE RELOADING TOOLS, comprising of a roll-turnover tool, a capper / de-capper, a Kynoch nutcracker-style re-capping tool, an ebony cartridge sizer

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A COLLECTION OF VINTAGE 8-BORE RELOADING TOOLS,

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Description: A COLLECTION OF VINTAGE 8-BORE RELOADING TOOLS, comprising of a roll-turnover tool, a James Dixon capper / de-capper, a Kynoch nutcracker-style re-capping tool, an ebony cartridge sizer

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AN CHUBB-TYPE BORE-MEASURING GAUGE WITH MITUTOYO DIGITAL MICROMETER,

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Description: AN CHUBB-TYPE BORE-MEASURING GAUGE WITH MITUTOYO DIGITAL MICROMETER, in its fitted wooden case with three interchangeable heads and setting rings for 8-bore, 10-bore, 12-bore, 16-bore, 20-bore and 28-bore

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A FINE MID 19TH CENTURY HUNTING HORN CARVED FROM A WALRUS TUSK,

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Description: A FINE MID 19TH CENTURY HUNTING HORN CARVED FROM A WALRUS TUSK, Central European, the 16 1/2in. body deeply carved in relief with figures of huntsmen with dogs and wild boar, the mouth-piece end carved in the form of a dog''s head (mouth-piece and or reed missing), the flared end carved with bands and stylised leaves, complete with two suspension loops

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SWAROVSKI A SET OF 10X42 EL SWAROVSKI BINOCULARS,

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Description: SWAROVSKI A SET OF 10X42 EL SWAROVSKI BINOCULARS, with canvas strap, lens covers, housed in a leather carry case

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† A NEW AND UNUSED WALL THICKNESS GAUGE,

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Description: A NEW AND UNUSED WALL THICKNESS GAUGE, with steel base, three upright prongs suitable for 12-bore, 20-bore and .410 gauge, imperial LTL gauge

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A PEWTER GUNCASE OIL BOTTLE AND A BONE STRIKER POT

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Description: A PEWTER GUNCASE OIL BOTTLE AND A BONE STRIKER POT

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TWO VINTAGE GUNCASE OIL BOTTLES,

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Description: TWO VINTAGE GUNCASE OIL BOTTLES, one signed Holland & Holland, the other signed Grant & Lang

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A VINTAGE BLACK AND WHITE PRINT OF ARCHIBALD THORBURN''S ''THE LAST BIT OF COVER'',

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Description: A VINTAGE BLACK AND WHITE PRINT OF ARCHIBALD THORBURN''S ''THE LAST BIT OF COVER'', showing English partridge taking to flight, original painted in 1900, set in an antique type glazed frame, measuring approx. 34in. x 26in.

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AN 18TH CENTURY CONTINENTAL SCRIMSHAW DECORATED RAMSHORN POWDER-FLASK,

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Description: AN 18TH CENTURY CONTINENTAL SCRIMSHAW DECORATED RAMSHORN POWDER-FLASK, circa 1750, with flat curved body profusely decorated with borders, running vines and geometric shapes, lipped iron base held by dome-headed screws, similar but smaller cap with integral tapering spout, exposed ''V'' spring for internal safety cut-off (missing), side-mounted thumb operated nozzle cover, long iron belt-hook to reverse and twin suspension loops for sling, iron parts lightly cleaned and discoloured

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ZEISS FOR THOMAS BLAND & CO, LONDON A RARE CASED TELESCOPIC RIFLE-SIGHT, MODEL ''ZEISS PRISMATIC'', serial no. 1963,

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Description: ZEISS FOR THOMAS BLAND & CO, LONDON A RARE CASED TELESCOPIC RIFLE-SIGHT, MODEL ''ZEISS PRISMATIC'', serial no. 1963, circa 1913, with black enamelled prismatic body, the rear signed ''CARL ZEISS JENA'' over ''DRP GZ.III 1052'', grey anodised finish to the prism-housing and side-plate, blued tubular mount terminating in a single ''foot'', the mount signed ''THOMAS BLAND & SONS, LONDON'', much original finish remaining and very good optically, retaining both ocular and objective lens caps (rubber eye-cup absent); COMPLETE WITH a rectangular leather case, the interior lined in red velvet and signed in gold blocked letters ''T. BLAND & SONS, 2 KING WILLIAM STREET, STRAND, LONDON'' (rubbed), complete with shoulder-strap

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A GOOD ENGLISH GUNNER''S POWDER-HORN,

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Description: A GOOD ENGLISH GUNNER''S POWDER-HORN, circa 1795, with natural cow-horn body of approximately 12in. length, turned brass conical nose with thumb-operated spring catch cover, turned wood end-plate with central coarsely threaded plug, the body fitted with eyelets for sling

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MARK CHESTER (F.W.A.S.), AN ORIGINAL OIL ON CANVAS ''CALLING THE COVEY'',

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Description: MARK CHESTER (F.W.A.S.), AN ORIGINAL OIL ON CANVAS ''CALLING THE COVEY'', showing English partridges in a winter setting, signed by the artist, set in an antique type frame, measuring approx. 26in. x 22in.

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SIMMONS, LONDON A GOOD TABLE-TOP FLINTLOCK TINDER-LIGHTER,

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Description: SIMMONS, LONDON A GOOD TABLE-TOP FLINTLOCK TINDER-LIGHTER, circa 1800, with large brass rectangular tinder-store, right sided access door with sliding catch, the frizzen mounted above a large brass integral oval pan, squared brass box-lock action engraved with trophies and signed ''SIMMONS'' in an oval on the left hand side, central hammer, walnut slab-sided butt with faint retailers stamp ''C.S.'' to the left hand side at head within an indented border, iron trigger-guard bow and scrolled front legs, the left hand side with a candle-holder and drip-pan

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A COLLECTION OF FIVE VINTAGE EBONY AND BRASS SMALL-BORE GUN-CLEANING RODS,

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Description: A COLLECTION OF FIVE VINTAGE EBONY AND BRASS SMALL-BORE GUN-CLEANING RODS, four two piece rods (one cracked), one three piece rod

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A COLLECTION OF FIVE VINTAGE GUN-CLEANING RODS,

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Description: A COLLECTION OF FIVE VINTAGE GUN-CLEANING RODS, comprising of ebony and brass two and three piece rods

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A COLLECTION OF FOUR VINTAGE EBONY AND BRASS GUN-CLEANING RODS,

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Description: A COLLECTION OF FOUR VINTAGE EBONY AND BRASS GUN-CLEANING RODS, comprising of three two piece rods and one three piece rod

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A VINTAGE EBONY AND BRASS THREE PIECE BIG-BORE GUN-CLEANING ROD,

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Description: A VINTAGE EBONY AND BRASS THREE PIECE BIG-BORE GUN-CLEANING ROD, measuring approx. 43in.

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A VINTAGE EBONY AND BRASS THREE PIECE GUN-CLEANING ROD,

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Description: A VINTAGE EBONY AND BRASS THREE PIECE GUN-CLEANING ROD, measuring approx. 49in.

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A FINE VINTAGE EBONY AND BRASS LARGE BIG-BORE GUN-CLEANING ROD,

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Description: A FINE VINTAGE EBONY AND BRASS LARGE BIG-BORE GUN-CLEANING ROD, measuring approx. 57 1/2in.

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J. PURDEY & SONS A VINTAGE 12-BORE ROLL-TURNOVER TOOL AND A WAD TAMPER,

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Description: J. PURDEY & SONS A VINTAGE 12-BORE ROLL-TURNOVER TOOL AND A WAD TAMPER, both marked ''12'' and ''J. PURDEY & SONS''

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J. PURDEY & SONS A VINTAGE 12-BORE ROLL-TURNOVER TOOL AND A WAD TAMPER,

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Description: J. PURDEY & SONS A VINTAGE 12-BORE ROLL-TURNOVER TOOL AND A WAD TAMPER, both marked ''12'' and ''J. PURDEY & SONS''

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† A MODERN JUNIOR BRITISH CAMPAIGN TYPE CHAIR WITH MATCHING TABLE,

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Description: A MODERN JUNIOR BRITISH CAMPAIGN TYPE CHAIR WITH MATCHING TABLE, canvas and rosewood chair with leather arm-rests and brass fittings, rosewood and brass folding table, canvas and leather carry bag

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J. GLOSTER LTD. A GEORGE V STERLING SILVER TANKARD,

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Description: J. GLOSTER LTD. A GEORGE V STERLING SILVER TANKARD, circa 1929, with Birmingham hall marks, plain design, loop handle

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† A MODERN JUNIOR BRITISH CAMPAIGN TYPE CHAIR WITH MATCHING TABLE,

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Description: A MODERN JUNIOR BRITISH CAMPAIGN TYPE CHAIR WITH MATCHING TABLE, with canvas and rosewood chair with leather arm-rests and brass fittings, rosewood and brass folding table, canvas and leather carry bag

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A VICTORIAN STERLING SILVER AND GLASS TANKARD,

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Description: A VICTORIAN STERLING SILVER AND GLASS TANKARD, round glass barrel design, hall marked sterling silver rim, frame and side handle,

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A COLLECTION OF THREE VINTAGE WOODEN DECOY DUCKS.

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Description: A COLLECTION OF THREE VINTAGE WOODEN DECOY DUCKS.

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ROYAL DOULTON (BESWICK) A BRACE OF ''THE FAMOUS GROUSE'' WHISKEY DECANTERS,

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Description: ROYAL DOULTON (BESWICK) A BRACE OF ''THE FAMOUS GROUSE'' WHISKEY DECANTERS, standing approx. 9 1/4in. tall

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MIKE WOOD A FINE HAND CARVED AND PAINTED RED-LEGGED PARTRIDGE

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Description: MIKE WOOD A FINE HAND CARVED AND PAINTED RED-LEGGED PARTRIDGE

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ASPREY AN EIGHT PEG PLACE-FINDER IN THE FORM OF A 12-BORE CARTRIDGE,

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Description: ASPREY AN EIGHT PEG PLACE-FINDER IN THE FORM OF A 12-BORE CARTRIDGE, the body of sterling silver, eight numbered silver pegs turning into umbrella form, the wad card marked ''6 SMOKELESS - LOADED BY ASPREY'' and the brass headstamp with ''ASPREY''S CARTRIDGE PLACEFINDER'' and ''PATENT APPLIED FOR''

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KAMES GUNPOWDER WORKS, GLASGOW A RARE, POSSIBLY UNIQUE TRADESMAN''S MAGAZINE OF POWDER SAMPLE TINS,

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Description: KAMES GUNPOWDER WORKS, GLASGOW A RARE, POSSIBLY UNIQUE TRADESMAN''S MAGAZINE OF POWDER SAMPLE TINS, circa 1850, comprising of a black japanned tin measuring 11 1/2in. long by 7 1/2in. deep by 8in. wide, the hinged lid printed with ''IMPROVED RIFLE POWDER'', the folding clasp closure with provision to padlock (missing), two folding heavy wire handles, the interior with secondary leather banded and lined inner lid, the underside with the majority of a circular gummed ''KAMES GUNPOWDER WORKS'' printed label, the interior compartmented for twelve identical black japanned tins numbered in gilt from ''1'' to ''12'', each compartment leather lined and each tin with applied leather base (no contents to tins) Other Notes: Kames Gunpowder Works was founded by a local consortium of businessmen in 1839. It continued at its location at Millhouse, Nr. Kames on the Kyles of Bute until 1876 when it was acquired by the firm of Curtis & Harvey, who moved their production from their works at Clachaigs. It continued in business until 1923. Traces of some of the original 20 or so buildings can still be seen today, including the saltpetre refinery, granulating mills and magazine.

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A SCARCE COMPLETE NAVAL COPPER POWDER MAGAZINE SIGNED ''WALKER PATENTEE'',

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Description: A SCARCE COMPLETE NAVAL COPPER POWDER MAGAZINE SIGNED ''WALKER PATENTEE'', early type with flush dove-tailed vertical seam, top and bottom copper bands and copper folding ''D''-ring handle circa 1820, approximately 10 1/2in. in diameter with applied tinned central hatch-rim covered with a lift-off copper hatch signed ''WALKER PATENTEE'', the interior containing a radius of seven blackened and specially shaped, curved tins arranged around a central cylindrical blackened tin, all with brass caps, the central hatch aperture sealed with a copper plate with small ringed handle and a further turned mahogany cap numbered ''149'' with felt edging (small losses to felt, tins re-blackened) Other Notes: A label accompanying the lot states that this tin came from ''Ballintore Castle by Kirriemuir, Angus, Scotland''. This probably refers to the Victorian Shooting Lodge ''Balintore Castle''.

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BRIAN MARTIN AND RICHARD ROBJENT ''SPORTING WILDFOWL OF THE BRITISH ISLES'',

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Description: BRIAN MARTIN AND RICHARD ROBJENT ''SPORTING WILDFOWL OF THE BRITISH ISLES'', 1999 Limited edition. Fine Sporting Interests Ltd. Holt, Norfolk., Folio size, Pp,139. 35 full page colour plates & over 15 sepia sketches by Robjent, half blue morocco with corners, gilt tooling on back and front board, in a matching slipcase. Number 239 of a limited edition of 350. Written by Brian Martin and containing an original sepia sketch by Richard Robjent.

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JAMES PURDEY & SONS A NEW AND UNUSED CIRCULAR 10-PEG PLACE FINDER,

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Description: JAMES PURDEY & SONS A NEW AND UNUSED CIRCULAR 10-PEG PLACE FINDER, ivory-coloured, with detailed screw-off lid which reveals 10 position markers in the form of miniature cartridges numbered ''1'' to ''10'' and each marked ''PURDEY'', the base underside marked ''PURDEY''

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JAMES PURDEY & SONS A PLACE FINDER IN THE FORM OF A 4-BORE CARTRIDGE TOGETHER WITH A HANDKERCHIEF,

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Description: JAMES PURDEY & SONS A PLACE FINDER IN THE FORM OF A 4-BORE CARTRIDGE TOGETHER WITH A HANDKERCHIEF, the place-finder with brass pegs numbered 1-10, the handkerchief with ''Instructions For Use of Shotguns For Sportsman''

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A JAMES PURDEY & SONS PAPERWEIGHT,

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Description: A JAMES PURDEY & SONS PAPERWEIGHT, a guncase trade label set in clear resin

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A COLLECTION OF GUNCASE ACCESSORIES,

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Description: A COLLECTION OF GUNCASE ACCESSORIES, comprising of a G. & J.W. Hawksley chamber brush, a T. Bland & Son chamber brush, a Purdey striker key, an unsigned turnscrew

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JAMES PURDEY & SONS TWO VINTAGE GUNCASE OIL BOTTLES,

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Description: JAMES PURDEY & SONS TWO VINTAGE GUNCASE OIL BOTTLES, both signed Purdey, with crossed guns

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JAMES PURDEY & SONS A ROSEWOOD UMBRELLA TOGETHER WITH A ROSEWOOD BOOT-JACK,

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Description: JAMES PURDEY & SONS A ROSEWOOD UMBRELLA TOGETHER WITH A ROSEWOOD BOOT-JACK, the umbrella with green canopy and .925 sterling silver band marked James Purdey and with scroll engraving, rosewood and brass folding boot-jack with brass escutcheon signed J. Purdey & Sons

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JAMES PURDEY & SONS A COLLECTION OF GUNCASE ACCESSORIES,

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Description: JAMES PURDEY & SONS A COLLECTION OF GUNCASE ACCESSORIES, comprising of a cloth, an oil bottle, a pair of 12-bore snap-caps (all signed ''PURDEY'') and a bone striker pot

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A JAMES PURDEY & SONS DRINKS SERVING TRAY,

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Description: A JAMES PURDEY & SONS DRINKS SERVING TRAY, showing a pair of sidelock shotguns, with two carry handles

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A JAMES PURDEY & SONS GUNCASE ''TRADE LABEL'' DRINKS SERVING TRAY,

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Description: A JAMES PURDEY & SONS GUNCASE ''TRADE LABEL'' DRINKS SERVING TRAY, showing a vintage trade label, with two carry handles

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W.M. MOORE & W.M. GREY A VINTAGE GUNCASE OIL BOTTLE,

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Description: W.M. MOORE & W.M. GREY A VINTAGE GUNCASE OIL BOTTLE, with approx. 1 3/4in. diameter, signed W.M. Moore & W.M. Grey, London

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W.W. GREENER LTD. A LARGE NICKEL-PLATED GUNCASE OIL BOTTLE,

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Description: W.W. GREENER LTD. A LARGE NICKEL-PLATED GUNCASE OIL BOTTLE, with approx. 2 1/8in. diameter, signed W.W. Greener Ltd. Birmingham & London

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