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Auction Highlights – Bloke Shed 1st November 2018

There was way too much testosterone in the building last night with heaps of tools, books and vintage bottles all selling well. Art, pubanalia and even a parking meter all went under the hammer. A collection of golfing merchandise and vintage radio restoration parts also sold quite well.

*All prices include buyer’s premium and GST

Lot No. Description Price
16 1970s Suzuki BW180 Acoustic steel string Dreadnought Guitar with hard case $161
66 Box lot vintage radio restoration parts ‘New Old Stock’ incl; Astor Mickey backboards, AWA Radiolette dial Perspex and Airzone & Astor back bars for 1930’s $186
99 2 x Boxes of tools including wooden crate, Dawn vice, wood plane etc $149
131 Box of Stoneware and glass bottle including Davey Kerang Bowman Codd bottle A/F – chip to neck, Simpson & Son soda syphon $149
139 Box of wooden handled tools including huge slick chisel, Hand drill, knives etc $248
168 Large ‘Flinders Street station’ train sign – 3 meters long $186
171 1890 W F & J Barnes Flat belt drive pedestal drill press $106
175 Kirby Sentria Vacuum cleaner and accessories and Hoover steam cleaner $137
179 5 x Shelves of Horse racing books, Dams of Winners, Australian Thoroughbred statistical records etc $310
217 Framed JOICHI HOSHI (1913 – 1979) Woodblock print – ONE TREE (Silver & Red) – Signed, dated ’75 & Numbered 74/99, in Pencil on margin – 38x77cm $323
218 Framed JOSEPH ZBUKVIC (1952 – ) Watercolour – FARM SCENE w/ DANDENONGS in the Background – Signed & Dated ’94, lower right – 35x52cm $348
221 Gilt Framed LESLIE Andrew Alexander WILKIE (1879 – 1935) Oil on Canvas – PORTRAIT OF A LADY IN 1920’s Dress – Signed lower left – 59.5×44.5cm $174
222 Large Gilt Framed Modernist Etching & Aquatint – UNTITLED – Signed Lower right but illegible – 49x65cm $186
227 3 x items – 2 Steel bodied planes – Stanley bedrock 605 and Record #5 with no chip breaker or blade and Brass bodied router $124
243 1990s lockable Village Cinema poster box $124
246 Vintage Cast Aluminium wall mounted Emergency sprinkler box $137
261 Vintage parking meter $161
289 Group of 8 Hand painted metal advertising signs – Bundaberg Rum, Black and White Whisky, Hahn beer, General Motors dealer etc $112
298 Festo PS1 500w Jigsaw Tested working $199
301 2 x items – Stanley 10 1/4 Coachmaker Rabbet plane $379
324 Boxed Tapamatic reversing tapping attachment $137
343 1920s Mesh Pattern Spalding 6 Par golf ball $124
356 1934 350cc Motorcycle Championship Sash Motorcycle club of South Australia $174
380 Vintage Metropolitan fire Melbourne water powered Sprinkler Alarm DBA direct brigade alarm $112
381 Vintage Ping USA Golf Putter club $186
393 c1880s decorative cast iron Bird cage money box with registration number to base $161
401 Small lot – Vintage c. WW2 Leather Pilots helmet & Matching Gloves/ Mittens – original CYLCO products label to interior of helmet $106
402 c1900 Japanese Boxed Transit theodolite $174
404 Reproduction bronze figure ‘Girl on Tyre Swing’, approx. 37cm, bears signature – Cesaro $199
405 Vintage Saracen / Persian Steel helmet with chain neck guard and arrow shaped note guard $323
408 Vintage brass Henry Browne & Son Sestrel binnacle compass $323
415 3 x Piece EPNS Robur Perfect Tea Set by Challenge with infuser + Paramount matching coffee pot $112
416 1960s Yellow and black Train sign – Pakenham stopping all Stations $161
420 C1900 Humphries & Sons Adelaide & Jamestown Maughams patent round end 280mm $124
421 c1900 Patterson Bros Kapunda Maughams patent round end bottle 280mm $559
424 Pair of Boxing Gloves signed by Tony Mundine, Anthony Mundine and Barry Michael $124
427 Vintage Oil Bottle – Glass 1 Imperial Quart w/ Tin PENRITE MOTOR OIL Spout in Red, Black & White – marked DOM CAN MELB to back $298
428 Large glass Grocery / Milk Bar dispensing jar for Savoy Biscuits $149