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Auction Highlights – 9th May 2019

‘Monkey see, Monkey do’. Second week running a 1920’s Schuco Monkey has gone ape!

Plenty of ephemera and art sold well. Fishing gear and blokey items were also popular with the punters.

Lot no. Description Price
24 Group of – Fishing rods including Abu Garcia Bait Caster, boat rods etc $112
68 Framed LEON PERICLES (1949 – ) Etching & Collage – BIRD WATCHERS – Signed, titled & Numbered in Pencil on Margin – 48x24cm $149
83 Suitcase with modern German long case clock movement, including chimes, pendulum and chains, face etc $118
106 c1900 Childs cane and cast-iron trolley $112
137 Small box lot – spinning fishing reels including Shimano and boxed Abu Garcia Cardinal 4 $137
142 Framed 1981 ‘Time Site Series – ed. 59/60’ – TIM STORRIER (1948 – ) Etching – two colours, NULLTime SiteNULL, 24.5cm x 45.5cm $174
144 Framed 1981 ‘Time Site Series – ed. 59/60’ – TIM STORRIER (1948 – ) mixed media – Portfolio case – boxed canvas cover. $224
151 Gilt framed DORA C ROBSON (Australian Active c.1950/60’s) Oil Painting – NUDE – Signed lower left, further details verso – 59×49.5cm $224
155 Group lot of Golly items inc, sock box approx 23cm L and 5 x assorted vintage Gollys $130
162 Rack of fishing rods inc, Greg Marsh Jig caster, Greg Loumis Blanks, Bait casters, etc $776
173 White Art Deco Bakelite pendant light with three fittings $112
174 Group of Photographs including Carte de Vista portraits by Melbourne photographers circa 1880s and Album of portraits $149
197 2 x Vintage International time clocks Kienzle Germany and Pacesetter Japan $112
201 8 x boxed Hornby HO Gauge WORLD OF THOMAS THE TANK ENGINE Carriages & Rolling Stock – R120 & R121, R105, R107 & R9006, etc $112
206 2 x boxed Proto 2000 series HO scale Diesel Locomotives – New York Central FAI Loco + NYC FB1 Powered B Unit $112
210 c1950s GMH Advancement of transportation ceramic mug $161
249 Vintage Merrythought tagged black cat, approx 114cm L inc tail $199
259 Album of B+W photos circa 1920s-1940s including Frankston, Geelong, Bendigo, Sale, Karunda, Adelaide etc $1128
282 1970 GTR XU1 GMH Torana lockable fuel cap $137
289 Bag of Australian silver coins including Florins, Shillings, sixpence, thrippence etc mainly King George Heads $143
294 c1950s Herald Touring club Victoria car badge $161
296 Album of tin type miniature portrait photographs c1860s with name in front G L Smith Railway Parade Sandridge (Port Melbourne) $112
299 c1920 Australian 9ct Gold Cricket fob with Kangaroo and emu flanking cricketer for the Commissioners cup won By Jolimont cricket club $186
300 Group of WW1 Photographs including Light Horse in Egypt and “One of our gallant opponents sent to his last sleep” $112
321 c1900 Copeland China Blue Jasperware Jardinière 19cm tall with classical scene $106
341 1943 – 1945 Register of letters sent to the relatives of deceased Australian soldiers and Airmen killed in WW2 and replies received $211
342 1961 Michael Meszaros bronze round sculpture ‘Lovers’ mounted on timber, dated and signed to bronze $112
346 Boxed (damaged) Hornby HO Gauge THE WORLD OF THOMAS THE TANK ENGINE Locomotive – JAMES The Red Engine – Model number R 852 $112
350 Boxed Hornby HO Gauge THE WORLD OF THOMAS THE TANK ENGINE Locomotive – GORDON & Tender – Model number R383 $112
352 1960s Japanese tin toy Tomiyama BOAC Jet Airliner $112
354 c1930s Heavy enamel Street sign for South Road S5 $161
360 1950s Embossed Daylube aviation Motor oil bottle “Ask the Man who uses it” $217
362 1920s Art Deco Schuco Bellhop Monkey Yes-No, approx. 36cm tall $869