Cricket Ceramics & Metalware

Lot 282:
Lot 282
'The Boss' and 'I Was'nt Ready'. A rare Royal Doulton 'Black Boy Series Ware' china jardiniere, entitled to one side 'The Boss' printed with a boy wearing an umpire's coat and holding a cricket bat and to the other side 'I Was'nt Ready' with a similar boy in red shirt and a floppy hat looking glum with his wicket broken behind him. Green floral decoration to top rim. 5" tall. Doulton backstamp and 'D2864' to base. The series was introduced in 1906 and withdrawn by 1930. Very good condition. A rarer 'Black Boy' item
Estimate: £1000/1500
Hammer price: £1900
Lot 283:
Lot 283
'There's Style!'. A rare Royal Doulton 'Black Boy Series Ware' china sugar bowl entitled 'There's Style!' printed with a boy in red shirt and a floppy hat standing in front of his stumps in batting pose, 'The All Black Team' crest to reverse. Green floral decoration to top rim. 2.5" tall. Doulton backstamp to base. The series was introduced in 1906 and withdrawn by 1930. Very good condition. A rarer 'Black Boy' item
Estimate: £700/1000
Hammer price: £1400
Lot 284:
Lot 284
Cricketing jug. A large and impressive Doulton Lambeth stoneware tapering jug, moulded in relief with six raised figures, three of batsman and three of fielders in roundels, all different and in various positions. With two further smaller raised figures of cricketers to either side. Overall impressed floral motif decoration, white beaded decoration to roundel borders and blue floral bands to top and base of the jug. The handle modelled with cricket bats and a ball with a straw boater to top. Hallmarked silver mount to rim. 9.5" tall. Doulton Lambeth impressed stamp with date of 1880 and makers marks to base of Emma Burrows and Lizzie Padbury. Small loss to edge of straw boater on the handle otherwise in very good condition. Excellent example of this rare cricketing ceramic
Estimate: £700/1000
Hammer price: unsold
Lot 285:
Lot 285
Doulton Lambeth stoneware beaker, moulded in relief with figures in roundels of a batsman (W.G. Grace) in different poses and with a white sprigged pattern. Doulton Lambeth impressed marks to base, date 1880, and makers marks to base of Lizzie Padbury and Eleanor Burrell. Hallmarked silver mount to rim. Approx 5.25" high. Light hairline cracks otherwise in good/very good condition. Excellent example of this rare cricketing ceramic
Estimate: £300/500
Hammer price: £400
Lot 286:
Lot 286
W.G. Grace. Doulton Lambeth stoneware jug with pale body and dark brown rim, decorated with three portraits/roundels of W.G. Grace, K.S. Ranjitsinhji and George Giffen within scrolling foliage. Two tone brown strap handle. Produced in 1896. Approx 7" high. Impressed Doulton Lambeth stamp and factory mark to base '9891'. Very good condition
Estimate: £250/350
Hammer price: £340
Lot 287:
Lot 287
Cricketing jug. A large and impressive Doulton Lambeth stoneware tapering jug, moulded in relief with six raised figures, three of batsman and three of fielders in roundels, all different and in various positions. With two further smaller raised figures of cricketers to either side. Overall impressed floral motif decoration, oval dark brown decoration to roundel borders and white beaded bands to top and base of the jug. The handle modelled with cricket bats and a ball with a straw boater to top. Pewter mount to rim. Approximately 9.25" tall. Doulton Lambeth impressed stamp with date of 1881 and makers marks to base of Imogen Durtnall, Lizzie French and Alice Herapath. Very good condition. An excellent example of this rare cricketing ceramic
Estimate: £800/1200
Hammer price: unsold
Lot 288:
Lot 288
Cricketing jug. A large and impressive Doulton Lambeth stoneware jug, of bulbous form, with three moulded relief vignettes of cricketers, a batsman, bowler and wicket keeper, Abel, Woods and McGregor in white on a brown background. With stylised floral leaf and flower Art Nouveau decoration to top, in between vignettes and beneath in green, white and blue glaze. Strap handle in darker brown glaze. 8.5" tall. Incised to base with Doulton Lambeth and makers mark for what appears to be Florence Dennis and stamped number '164', undated circa 1880's. Very good condition. Excellent example of this rare cricketing ceramic
Estimate: £600/900
Hammer price: unsold
Lot 289:
Lot 289
Doulton Lambeth stoneware tobacco jar, hand decorated with six moulded relief vignettes of cricketers to each arched roundel, in various batting poses, although in one panel the cricketer is holding a tennis racket to his side with an impressed overall flower motif on the brown background. Darker brown rim and base with beaded decoration. The tobacco jar is sadly lacking its lid. The lid should be with small blue flowers and ivy decoration surrounding a figure of a crouching batsman as the finial. 4" tall. Incised to base with Doulton Lambeth and makers mark for Emilie M. Stratford and incised date of 1882. Very good condition
Estimate: £250/350
Hammer price: £500
Knights sold a similar tobacco jar (hammer price 4700), complete with lid around fifteen years ago but the jar differed from this example in that the figures showed batsman, fielder and a wicket keeper. A further similar example was a cricket tobacco jar, described as 'one of less than five examples known to exist', was sold in the Crump sale of 2006 (hammer price £4000) which again had slight differences to it. A similar example of this tobacco jar can be found in the Wisden Book of Cricket Memorabilia, page 157
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William Gilbert Grace. Original Coalport porcelain plate commemorating W.G. Grace's Century Of Centuries 1895, decorated in the rarer puce (red) with central portrait of Grace and dates of each individual century and who scored against radiating out from the centre. With plain semi-gadrooned rim. 9" diameter. Coalport stamp in green to back, 'In Commemoration of Dr W.G. Grace's Century of Centuries 1866-1895' in red to back. Some fading to the image otherwise in good/very good condition. Rare
Estimate: £250/350
Hammer price: £240
W.G. Grace completed his one hundredth century by making his highest first class score of 288 v Somerset in the game in the match, Somersetshire v Gloucestershire, played at the Ashley Down Ground, Gloucester on Friday May 17th 1895
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The Ashes' England v Australia 1953. Magnificent Royal Worcester bone china plate produced by the factory to commemorate the Ashes series in England 1953. The plate bears the printed signatures in gold of the England and the Australian touring teams plus an image of the Ashes urn. Signatures include Hutton, Compton, May, Evans, Wardle, Laker, Lock, Trueman, Statham, Bedser, Hassett, Miller, Lindwall, Johnston, Davidson, Harvey, Benaud, Tallon, Morris etc. The plate measures approx 10.5" diameter with signatures in gold to centre and rim with decorative gold edging to rim. To reverse is the Royal Worcester mark. One of the most decorative cricket plates made by the Worcester factory. Very good condition
Estimate: £130/160
Hammer price: £120
These commemorative plates were first produced and issued in 1938 and continued until 1973. This plate was specially made to commemorate the Ashes in 1953. Each plate was limited in number by the factory to about 50-60, one given to each member of the team and a few made available to specialist collectors
Lot 292:
Lot 292
M.C.C. 1787-1937. '150th Anniversary of the Marylebone Cricket Club'. Large attractive cream ware jug produced by Minton to commemorate the event in 1937. M.C.C. colours of red and yellow in bands to top of the jug with 'M.C.C. 1787-1937' inscribed below to both sides. Approximately 7.5" high. Minton stamp and number to base. Very good condition
Estimate: £300/500
Hammer price: £550
Lot 293:
Lot 293
M.C.C. 1787-1937. '150th Anniversary of the Marylebone Cricket Club'. Minton cream ware ceramic tankard produced to commemorate the event in 1937. M.C.C. colours of red and yellow in bands to top of the tankard with 'M.C.C. 1787-1937' inscribed below to both sides. Approximately 5.25" high. Minton stamp and number to base. Very good condition
Estimate: £150/250
Hammer price: £220
Lot 294:
Lot 294
Cricket mug. Victorian mug with transfer printed scenes to both sides of a cricket match in progress to background and to foreground a fielder, wearing a cap, attempting to make a catch printed in brown. Decoration to top inside rim and to the handle, also in brown. Approximately 3.5" tall. Odd minor faults otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £200/300
Hammer price: £190
Lot 295:
Lot 295
'Cricket'. A Victorian Staffordshire mug with transfer printed scenes printed in brown, to one side the scene of a cricket match in progress with title 'Cricket' to lower border and to the reverse a deer stalking scene with dogs and deer with title 'Deer Stalking' to lower border. Approximately 4.25" tall. Odd minor faults otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £200/300
Hammer price: unsold
Lot 296:
Lot 296
Tom Richardson, Surrey & England 1892-1904. Heart shaped pin tray with gilded and scalloped rim with printed image of Richardson in bowling pose and name printed to right hand side. MacIntyre of Burslem stamp to base with registration mark 319664 (1898). Minor hairline crack to left hand side otherwise in good condition. Rare
Estimate: £200/300
Hammer price: £180
Lot 297:
Lot 297
'The Hope of his Side'. Kinsella 5.5" caricature spill vase of a young boy in batting stance in front of the wickets. Printed title below wickets and bat. 'Copyright' stamp to base. German circa early 1900's. 5.5". Some very minor wear otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £80/120
Hammer price: £90
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Lot 298
'Out First Ball'. Kinsella caricature spill vase of a young boy looking disappointed with broken wicket behind him. Printed title below wickets and bat. German circa early 1900's. 5.5". Some very minor wear otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £80/120
Hammer price: £85
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'How's That?'. Kinsella caricature spill vase of a young boy, in wicket keeper pose, holding ball with broken wickets appealing for a stumping. Lacking printed title below wickets. 'Copyright 489712' stamp impressed to base. German, circa early 1900's. 5.5" tall. Very good bright example of the figure, lacking its printed title. A rarer Kinsella figure
Estimate: £70/100
Hammer price: £220
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'Frank Worrell' West Indies. Sandland ceramic tankard with transfer printed colour image of Worrell in batting pose and 'Old Father Time' to reverse. Gilt lustre to rim and handle. 3.75". Sandland stamp to verso. Very good condition. Rarer of the Sandland tankards
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £38
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Alfred Mynn, Kent & Sussex. Extremely large Sandland tea cup and saucer with transfer printed colour vignette depicting Mynn bowling with name printed beneath. To the reverse an image of 'Old Father Time'. Gold lustre to cup rim and handle. The cup measures 5" diameter and is 3.75" high. Sold with a 5" Sandland tankard also featuring Mynn. 5" tall. Very minor small chip to the base of the cup otherwise both in good/very good condition
Estimate: £50/80
Hammer price: £65
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William Davies. Scorer. Sandland tankard with transfer printed colour vignette depicting the scorer at his table with name printed beneath. To the reverse an image of 'Old Father Time'. Gold lustre to cup rim and handle. The tankard measures 5" tall. Sold with a Sandland square ashtray and a goblet also featuring Davies. Some marks to the ashtray otherwise all three in good condition. Qty 3
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £65
Lot 303:
Lot 303
Brian Close Benefit Year 1961. Good selection of Sandland items produced to commemorate Close's Benefit, all featuring the transfer printed image of 'Yorkshire County Cricket Club. The Pavilion, Headingley, Leeds' and printed Close's signature. A large circular Sandland Ware ash tray, 8.25" diameter, a ceramic trinket/cigarette box with lid, a small trinket tray, an extremely large Sandland tea cup and saucer, a tall tea/coffee cup and two tankards of various shape and size all featuring the image. Gold lustre to rims, handles etc. Qty 7. Good/very good condition
Estimate: £80/120
Hammer price: £60
Lot 304:
Lot 304
'Lord's Cricket Ground- The Pavilion. Marylebone Cricket Club'. Two Sandland tankards of various shape and size, each with transfer print of the pavilion at Lord's to lid, 5"&4". Sold with two Sandland trinket trays with similar design. Gold lustre to rims. Plus a further tankard with a similar image, this tankard produced by Britannia Potteries, 4.5" and a glass plate commemorating the Centenary of Test Cricket at Lord's 1880-1980, 8" diameter. Qty 6. Good/very good condition
Estimate: £50/80
Hammer price: £25
Lot 305:
Lot 305
'Pavilion Trent Bridge Cricket Ground'. Two Sandland tankards of similar shape and size, 5", each with transfer print of the pavilion at Trent Bridge to side, one has the emblem and initials for the 'N.C.C.S.A.' to verso. Sold with a Sandland trinket tray with similar design. Gold lustre to rims. Qty 3. Good/very good condition. A rarer design
Estimate: £50/80
Hammer price: £38
Lot 306:
Lot 306
'Lancashire County Cricket Club. Member's Pavilion, Old Trafford'. Sandland Ware ceramic tankard with transfer printed Club crest and the pavilion to each side. Gilt lustre to rim and handle. 5" tall. Sold with a glass plate commemorating Gillette Cup cricket played by Lancashire at Old Trafford 1963-1980, 8" diameter. G
Estimate: £30/40
Hammer price: £50
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'Alfred Mynn, Thomas Box, Fuller Pilch and William Lillywhite'. Four Sandland Ware ceramic trinket/ash trays with individual transfer printed images of each player in cricketing pose with name beneath. Each 5"x4.5". G/VG
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £55
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'Maurice Tate, Frank Worrell and Jack Hobbs'. Three Sandland Ware ceramic trinket/ash trays with individual transfer printed images of each player in cricketing pose with name beneath. Each 4.5"x4.5". G/VG
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £32
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Lot 309
W.G. Grace. Large oblong Sandland ashtray with transfer printed image of Grace in batting pose to centre. 9"x5.75". Sold with a similar but different ashtray of similar size and a circular ashtray, 8.5"x7", all featuring the same design by Britannia Potteries. Sold with three storage jars featuring images of W.G. Grace for Colman's Mustard by Amberglade etc. Good condition
Estimate: £50/80
Hammer price: £65
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Hampshire County Cricket Club. Pair of salt and pepper pots with transfer printed colour image of the Hampshire emblem and name beneath to each pot and name printed beneath. Lancaster & Sandland Ltd. 4" tall. Lacking stoppers to bases. G
Estimate: £30/40
Hammer price: £35
Lot 311:
Lot 311
Harold Larwood. Nottinghamshire & England. Endurance Ltd cold-cast porcelain figure of Larwood in bowling pose. On wooden plinth with title. Approx 8" tall. G
Estimate: £30/40
Hammer price: £65
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Cricket ceramics. Good selection of cricketing ceramics. Items include 'Worcestershire County Cricket Club. Champions 1964', Jasperware 5" green/grey ceramic tankard, 'Lewis Cage as a Batsman' 4" Sandland tankard, 'Teachers Whisky' transfer printed jug, 'England in the West Indies 1994' tankard, ICC World Cup South Africa 2003' tankard, Arthur Wood cricketing tankard, Somerset C.C.C. 1978-79 tankard (Royal Winton), Original glass ashtray 'Surrey County Cricket Club. County Champions 1952-1958' etc etc. Qty 15. Good condition
Estimate: £50/80
Hammer price: £30
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Sylvac cricket ceramic ceramics etc. Sylvac ceramic red cricket ball shaped jam pot/sugar bowl with lid. No 4714. Plus Sylvac ceramic red cricket ball shaped mug with stump handle. No 4720. Sold with five similar coloured items which are more modern, matching cricket ball shaped salt and pepper pots, a cricket ball shaped bottle opener, sherry bottle and an ashtray made by Sandland to commemorate Ray Illingworth's Benefit Year. Qty 7. G
Estimate: £30/40
Hammer price: £60
Lot 314:
Lot 314
Staffordshire replica cricket figures. A good selection including 'Tennis & Cricket', 'Military Batsmen', 'The Batsman & Bowler Group', 'The Batsman & Wicket-keeper Group', and the 'Smaller Batsman and Bowler'. Good condition
Estimate: £25/35
Hammer price: £30
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Don Bradman. Bradman porcelain candle snuffer produced by Bronte Porcelain. The snuffer shows Bradman half length wearing Australian cap and sweater and holding a bat on his shoulder. Limited edition 452/750. In original box, with certificate. VG
Estimate: £50/80
Hammer price: £45
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'Village Cricket Match'. Halcyon Days circular enamel on copper pill box. The lid of the pill box decorated with W.G.Grace batting with pavilion and trees to background, details to the inside of the lid 'A Village cricket match at the turn of the 19th Century', with a small vignette of a fielder to the inside, the base with crossed bats, ball etc. Stamped to base 'Bilston & Battersea Enamels'. Halcyon Days. In original box, minor wear to box. VG
Estimate: £60/90
Hammer price: £60
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W.G. Grace. Large Royal Doulton ceramic caricature toby jug of W.G. Grace wearing M.C.C. cap, with cricket bat and ball handle. Approx 7" tall. 1996. Sold with 'The Hampshire Cricketer'. Royal Doulton. Produced by Hampshire C.C.C. 1985. Limited edition no. 907/5000. Sold with 'The Bowler, the Batsman and the Wicketkeeper'. Set of three H.J. Wood ceramic toby jugs of cricketers c.1960s/1970s. 7" tall. Qty 5. G
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £20
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Geoff Boycott. Coalport china plate commemorating Boycott scoring a hundred Centuries for Yorkshire. Limited edition of 1500 plates, in original box. Sold with Coalport china plate commemorating Boycott scoring a Century of Centuries 1963-1977. Limited edition of 1500 plates and a further Coalport plate commemorating Yorkshire's 1987 B&H Cup win at Lord's. Limited edition 103 of 500 plates, in original box. Qty 3. G
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £30
Lot 319:
Lot 319
Commemorative plates from the collection of Alan Curtis (actor). Two Coalport plates for 'The Last Yorkshire Team to Play at Bramall Lane. Yorkshire v Lancashire' 1973, limited edition no. 177/1000, and John Edrich 'Century of Centuries 1959-1977', limited edition of 1500. Also 'Kim Barnett Benefit Year 1992', W. Bates & Co., Stoke-on-Trent. Lacking original boxes. Qty 3. G/VG
Estimate: £30/40
Hammer price: unsold
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'Glenn Turner. 100th Hundred. Worcestershire v Warwickshire- Scored 311 not out 29th May 1982'. A not often seen plate produced by Severnside Ceramics, Worcester and Duncan Fearnley, to commemorate Turner achieving 100 first-class centuries. VG
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £50
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The Ashes. Two Royal Stafford china plates, 'England 1977 Jubilee Test Series v Australia', with three lions emblem to centre and facsimile signatures of the England team to surround, and 'Australia 1977 Touring Cricket Team' with Australian emblem to centre and facsimile signatures of the Australian team to surround. 'Centenary Test. England v Australia' 1980, Coalport. 'England v Australia. Headingley July 1981' (Botham and Willis match), Royal Albert. 'Centenary of The Ashes 1882- 1982', Coalport. 'The Ashes. England's Glorious Victory 2005', Aynsley. Qty 6. VG
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £18
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'Century of Centuries'. Collection of fifteen limited edition china plates, each commemorating a player achieving a 'hundred hundreds' during his first class career. Plates are Geoff Boycott, John Edrich, Colin Cowdrey, Jack Hobbs, Walter Hammond,. Denis Compton, Dennis Amiss, Les Ames (Coalport), Tom Graveney (Qty 2), Graham Gooch, Herbert Sutcliffe, Len Hutton, Viv Richards, Frank Woolley (Royal Grafton). Some in original presentation boxes. G/VG
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £55
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Yorkshire C.C.C. Five limited edition plates. 'Geoffrey Boycott 100 Centuries for Yorkshire' 1985 (Coalport), Benson & Hedges Cup Winners 1987 (Coalport), 'Harold "Dickie" Bird MBE' retirement from first- class cricket umpiring 1997 (Royal Doulton), 'Yorkshire County Champions 2001' (Peter Stanier), and 'Wombwell Cricket Lovers' Society 50th Anniversary' 2001. G/VG
Estimate: £30/40
Hammer price: £30
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Commemorative plates. A selection of fifteen commemorative plates including Essex C.C.C. Centenary 1876-1976 (Edwardian), Essex C.C.C. County Champions 1979 (Coalport), New Zealand v England 2nd Test, Lancaster Park 1987 (Paragon), M.C.C. Bicentenary 1787-1987 (Wedgwood), Richard Hadlee world record 431 Test wickets for New Zealand 1990 (Royal Grafton), West Indies v England 1990 (Fred Rumsey/ R.A. James), Somerset C.C.C. 100 Years of Championship Cricket 1891-1991 (Oryal Worcester), Centenary of Test Cricket at Old Trafford 1884-1994 (Coalport), Surrey C.C.C. 150th Anniversary 1845-1995 (Leslie Fantom), The Oval 2005 (Wedgwood), Hampshire C.C.C. Captains (Royal Doulton) etc. G/VG
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £20
Lot 325:
Lot 325
Alec Bedser. Surrey & England. Glass tumbler by Crown Crystal Glass Pty. Ltd., Sydney, presented to Bedser to commemorate the visit of the M.C.C. touring party in 1946/47. Transfer printed colour title and floral display to side. Gilt lustre to rim. 4" tall. G
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £15
Lot 326:
Lot 326
Test Match and Final gifts 1987-2013. A selection of four gifts presented to members of the press and officials, all contained in original presentation cases. Items are a NatWest Bank Trophy 1987 engraved silver metal paperweight and letter opener. NatWest Trophy 'Final Final 1981-2000' fountain and ball point pen set. I.C.C. Champions Trophy England & Wales 2013 ball point pen. Yorkshire C.C.C. corkscrew in the form of a cricket bat (undated). VG
Estimate: £30/40
Hammer price: £15
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Lot 327
Warwickshire C.C.C. A selection of crystal and metalware originally the property of a member of the Warwickshire C.C.C. committee. Pair of engraved Edinburgh Crystal brandy goblets produced to commemorate Warwickshire's 100 years of County Championship Cricket, and their Triple Trophy winning success of 1994. Limited edition nos. 26 and 27 of 100, each with certificate signed by Dennis Amiss. Silver plated ashtray engraved to centre with county 'bear and ragged staff' emblem surrounded by floral decoration. 4.25" square. Also a 'Lancashire County Cricket Club 125th Anniversary. Old Trafford 1864-1989' official medal in original 'L.C.C.C.' presentation box. Qty 3. G/VG
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £30
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Lot 328
Derek Randall. Nottinghamshire & England 1972-1993. Silver plated goblet presented to Randall by the M.C.C. for the England tour of Pakistan & New Zealand 1983-94 with engraved image of St. George & the Dragon of England with initials 'D.W.R.'. The goblet stands 5.25" high. VG
Estimate: £50/70
Hammer price: unsold
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Derek Randall. Nottinghamshire & England 1972-1993. 'Nottinghamshire County Champions 1981'. Silver plated goblet presented to Randall for being a member of the Nottinghamshire team who won the Championship. Engraved to face 'Nottinghamshire County Cricket Club 1981. D.W. Randall' and to verso The Lord Taverners Trophy. Presented for the Schweppes County Championship'. The goblet stands 6" high. VG
Estimate: £80/120
Hammer price: unsold
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Derek Randall. Nottinghamshire & England. Four items awarded/ presented to Derek Randall during his playing career. A trophy presented by 'Indianoil' to Randall as Man of the Match in the M.C.C. tour match v Bombay at Indore, 5th- 7th February 1977, including a framed facsimile photograph of Randall receiving the trophy with signed note from Randall. 8.5" tall. A small EPNS tankard for 'Retford C.C. Bassetlaw League Champions 1968 with signed note from Randall. 4" tall. A silver metal trophy for 'The Sun Fielder of the Year Award 1976. Derek Randall'. 5.5" tall. A silver metal salver presented to Randall for his testimonial, 1993. 9.5" diameter. Some tarnishing, otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £60/90
Hammer price: £45
Allen Hill 1845-1910. Yorkshire & England 1871-1882. Hill played in the first ever cricket Test, taking the first wicket and the first catch in Test History in 1877. Hill began his career with Lascelles Hall and Kirkheaton clubs and in 1863 became professional at Dewsbury and Savile, but it was with Burnley when he first played for the county in 1871. He played 139 matches for Yorkshire between 1871 and 1882. His highest score for Yorkshire was 49 versus Middlesex at Bramall Lane, Sheffield in 1876. His best bowling was 7 for 14 against Surrey at Argyle Street, in Hull in 1879
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Surrey v Yorkshire 1871. Silver plated cup or trophy reportedly presented to Allen Hill by an admirer from Yorkshire, living in London following the match played at the Oval, 21st & 22nd August 1871. In the match Allen Hill took six wickets for thirty three runs off 26.3 overs in Surrey's first innings and six wickets for twenty four runs from twenty three overs, giving Hill overall match figures of twelve wickets for fifty seven runs. The goblet/trophy stands 7.5" tall and has oak leaf, floral and cartouche decoration to the cup and the base. There is no inscription on the trophy. Some loss to silver plate otherwise in good condition. Sold with a printed copy of the listing of items from the Grandson of Allen Hill. He was left the Allen Hill items by his father. Allen Hill died on the 28th August 1910 and his son (the Grandson's father) died on the 28th August 1985
Estimate: £300/500
Hammer price: unsold
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Cricket snuff box. 19th century wooden [maple?] oblong opening snuff box with the lid painted with a cricketing scene of a batsman being run out by a fielder. The box measures 3.25"x 3.5". Some wear to box with small loss to edge, some wear to the wooden hinges, some wear and fading to the painted image on lid otherwise in generally good condition
Estimate: £60/90
Hammer price: £80
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Ronson 'Whirlwind' cigarette lighter engraved to one side 'Surrey County Cricket Club' with Surrey emblem, and to the verso 'County Champions 1952, 1953, 1954, 1955, 1956. Under Captaincy of W. Stuart Surridge'. The lighter, in original cloth pouch and box, was issued for the David Fletcher Benefit Fund in 1957, with original leaflet, miniature cleaning brush, instruction booklet, and Benefit Fund card acknowledging receipt of £2-8-6. Sold with an official coupon for the donation of 6d to Fletcher's Benefit fund. Ex Alan Curtis (actor) collection. Folds to the leaflet. The lighter in very good condition
Estimate: £50/80
Hammer price: unsold
Alan Curtis (1930-2021) was a an English actor in film, television and theatre, and also served as an announcer for the M.C.C. at Lord's
Lot 334:
Lot 334
Lord's Taverners car badge. Enamelled metal car badge by Fattorini & Sons, Birmingham, in the form of a cricket ball with red background and initials 'L.T.' below a crown on a central blue enamel roundel. The badge measures approx. 3"x4". Sold with a white circular cloth badge embroidered with 'L.T.' in red below a blue crown with yellow and red detailing. 3" diameter. All contained within an original Fattorini box. Ex Alan Curtis (actor) collection. Excellent condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £30

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