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Lot 1
 Art Deco Circular Rotating Bar -    - The Gentleman‘s Sale
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Teak with black painted glass top
Height: 55 in (140 cm)
Diameter: 30 in (76 cm)

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Lot 2
DIAMOND ‘POLKI‘ DRESS SET -    - The Gentleman‘s Sale
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Comprising of four buttons, each centred on a 'polki' diamond, with blue and white enamel on gold ground on the reverse, suspended from a chain.

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Lot 3
Art Deco Lounge Chairs  -    - The Gentleman‘s Sale
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Teak and fabric
Height: 34.25 in (87 cm) (each)
Width: 23.75 in (60.5 cm) (each)
Depth: 20.45 in (52 cm) (each)

(Set of two)

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Lot 4
Chess Game Table  -    - The Gentleman‘s Sale
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Teak
Height: 31 in (78.5 cm)
Width: 35.75 in (91 cm)
Depth: 35.75 in (91 cm)

The present lot is a chess game table with 2 drawers on opposite sides and 4 glass holders, one at each protruding rounded corner.


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Lot 5
Tour Glass Coffee Table -    - The Gentleman‘s Sale
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Glass, chrome and rubber
Height: 27 in (68.5 cm)
Width: 35 in (90 cm)
Depth: 18 in (46.5 cm)

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Lot 6
Shipwright‘s Chest -    - The Gentleman‘s Sale
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Engraved 'CHUBB & SON/ MAKERS/ 68 JAMES'S ST/ LONDON.S.W' (on the iniside of the lid)
Mahogany and satin wood with metal hardware
Height: 10.25 in (26 cm)
Width: 43.5 in (110.7 cm)
Depth: 22 in (56 cm)

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Lot 7
CIGARETTE  AND MATCH BOX CASE BY ASPREY & CO, LONDON -    - The Gentleman‘s Sale
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An Edwardian style rectangular cigarette case with gilded borders. The box slides open to reveal the compartment. The match box is similarly designed, mounted in silver.

Inscribed 'Birendra Singh' in the cigarette box and ‘BS’ in the match box.

Accompanied by original presentation box.

With British hallmarks and date marks, London, 1915

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Lot 8
GEMSET SMOKING PIPE -    - The Gentleman‘s Sale
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A gemset smoking pipe comprising of a carved carnelian mouth on a body of onyx with mother of pearl inlays and a tobacco chamber carved out of tiger's eye with intricately carved lid in silver.

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Lot 9
A PAIR OF CRYSTAL DECANTERS   -    - The Gentleman‘s Sale
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Glass
Height: 9.75 in (25 cm)
Width: 4 in (10 cm)
Depth: 4 in (10 cm)

(Set of two)

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Lot 10
CIGARETTE CASE BY HERMES -    - The Gentleman‘s Sale
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An Art Deco style square cigarette case with enamel in blue and white. Opens to reveal two compartments. Stamped Hermes.

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Lot 11
SET OF TWO CIGARETTE CASES -    - The Gentleman‘s Sale
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A set of two rectangular cigarette cases, each of which opens to reveal the cigarette compartment.

The large cigarette case is made of silver and features a basket weave design with rounded corners in high polish. With indistinct maker's mark and hallmarks. Circa 1927

The small cigarette case is made of white metal, bordered with black onyx on either side.

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Lot 12
SET OF TWO LAPIS LAZULI CUFFLINKS -    - The Gentleman‘s Sale
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A set of two gemset silver cufflinks, each set with lapis lazuli cabochons, mounted in silver.

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Lot 13
LAPIS LAZULI WALKING STICK  -    - The Gentleman‘s Sale
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A walking stick, set with lapis lazuli in segments, to a spherical head. The stick unscrews at the centre.

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Lot 14
FRENCH PAISLEY JAMEWAR LONG SHAWL -    - The Gentleman‘s Sale
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France, Late 19th century
Jacquard woven, wool, natural vegetable dyes
130 x 65 in (330 x 165 cm)

These shawls were made in long sizes to be worn as a shoulder mantle by maharajas and aristocrats.

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Lot 15
CRYSTAL AND RUBY DRESS SET -    - The Gentleman‘s Sale
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Seven large and six smaller buttons made of frosted rock crystal plaques, each set with a ruby cabochon in kundan work.

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Lot 16
The Jubilee Book of Cricket [Signed and Limited Edition Copy] - K S  Ranjitsinhji - The Gentleman‘s Sale
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K S Ranjitsinhji (1872 - 1933)

The Jubilee Book of Cricket [Signed and Limited Edition Copy]

K S Ranjitsinhji, The Jubilee Book of Cricket, Edinburgh and London: William Blackwood and Sons, 1897

xvi + 474 pages; original cream buckram blocked in gilt and blue on front board and gilted title at spine, top edge gilt, uncut edges
10.2 x 8.4 in (26 x 21.5 cm)

This is copy number 86 from a limited edition of 350 on hand-made paper signed by Prince Ranjitsinhji.


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Lot 17
Picasso‘s Sketchbook: A Limited Edition in Facsimile - Pablo Picasso  and Georges Boudaille - The Gentleman‘s Sale
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Picasso‘s Sketchbook: A Limited Edition in Facsimile

Pablo Picasso and Georges Boudaille, Picasso's Sketchbook: A Limited Edition in Facsimile, Paris and London: Editions Cercle d'Art / Thames and Hudson, 1960

25 leaves, illustrated throughout with printed lithographs (20 in black and white including 1 single-sided, and 19 in color, including 10 single-sided). Laid in is a 11 page pamphlet inserted at pocket in front with forward by Georges Boudaille and a small card with "important note on the facsimile reproductions."; narrow spiral bound folio with green printed card covers, housed inside a pictorial cloth folding slipcase with printed mylar wrapper portfolio cover: "Picasso le 3.11.59".
16.4 x 10.4 in (41.8 × 26.5 cm)

Edition of 250 unnumbered, exact facsimile copies of a sketchbook in which Picasso worked from November 1, 1955 to January 14, 1956.

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Lot 18
Laws of Cricket - Charles  Crombie - The Gentleman‘s Sale
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Laws of Cricket

Charles Crombie, Laws of Cricket, London: Kegan Paul, Trench, Trubner and Co, [1907]

12 chromolithographed plates, Perrier advertisement leaf at end, title and advertisement leaf browned; original linen-backed pictorial boards.
5.75 x 8.25 in (14.8 x 21.2 cm)

A fine copy of cartoonist Charles Crombie's collection of amusing cartoons illustrating cricket settings. This is the first and only edition of the work.

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Lot 19
FRENCH PAISLEY JAMEWAR RUMAL -    - The Gentleman‘s Sale
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France, Late 19th century
Jaquard woven, wool, natural vegetable dyes
64 x 63.25 in (163 x 161 cm)

These shawls were made in square sizes and folded into a triangle to form a cape and worn as a shoulder mantle by maharajas and aristocrats.

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Lot 20
TANZANITE, MULTI SAPPHIRE AND DIAMOND ‘BEE‘ BROOCH -    - The Gentleman‘s Sale
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A stylised bee with a body composed of multi-coloured sapphires in channel setting and an oval tanzanite. The eyes are made up of two circular rubies and the wings with pave-set diamonds, mounted in 14K gold and silver.

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