(established 1905)

Next auction to be held at The Saleroom, Barmouth, Gwynedd


Wednesday 8th May 2019 commencing 11.00am

Viewing: Tuesday 7th May 3.00 - 6.00pm and morning of sale from 9.15am


Terms: cash day of sale. Debit cards accepted. No credit cards. No buyer's premium



01341 281527


Updated 6th May - photographs added

Late entries: Oak and mahogany Welsh dresser. Mahogany secretaire chest

Allcocks Popular split cane fishing rod . Hanging corner cupboard

Cameras including Sony video cameras, Nikon DSLR, Canon AE1, Zenit and lenses

More Dinky toys- cars, vans and planes etc some with original boxes

Charles Perry microscope, slides. Ensign Auto Kinecam 16mm cine camera in leather case. Magic lantern, pantoscope and slides, glass stereoscope slides

Items include:

Oak and country furniture including Cwpwrdd Deuddarn 1734, Welsh dresser, settle, chests of drawers, glazed standing corner cupboard. 2 small mahogany chests of drawers with brushing slides . Mahogany compact washstand/commode. Mahogany secretaire chest. Oak and mahogany Welsh dresser. Pine glazed cupboard on chest. Tall pitch pine cupboard. Fold over card table. Miniature chest of drawers/bureau. Mahogany pedestal desk. Secretaire chest. Oak sideboard

Set 4 rush seat chairs. Coat hooks with brass hat rack.

Rushlight holder. Mahogany inlaid knife box and contents, brass bound walnut tea caddy, brass bound stationery box. Oak ratchet style standing candleholder. Vintage chrome smoker's companion. Butter moulds and treen.

Carved plaque - 'Duw Cariad Yw '. Music box, mantel clock. Violins. Stained glass.

Oval wall mirror in ornate gilt frame, pair of gilt frame wall mirrors.

Paintings and prints incl. Frederick E Robertson oils of the Mawddach Estuary and other local scenes, oil portrait in gilt frame. Original artwork for GWR poster. Hunting prints. Italian oil portrait on panel. Watercolours signed J.L. Chapman and Don Vaughan . Large tapestry picture. Sturgess print - ' Racing Colours'.

Wooden fishing reels. Parnall & Sons shop scales. Crook. Glass rolling pins.

Costume and other jewellery incl. 15ct gold pendant with seed pearls. Silver pocket watches. Battersea enamel box. Silver flower vases, cruet

China and pottery incl. Leach Pottery decanter and small cups, Royal Worcester hand painted plates and trio. Dart pottery. David Sharp, Rye cat figure. Staffordshire Little Red Riding Hood figures. Miniature hen on nest. Copper lustre, Gaudy Welsh, sponge ware . Seaforth dinner set. 35 pc Royal Worcester dinner set. Torquay ware, Portmadog Pottery. Novelty teapots, cruets, egg cups and ashtrays. 1940s/50s plaster wall heads. Edward VIII and other coronation mugs. Chinese plates and charger

Brass, copper and pewter incl Robert Bush plate. Brass weights, watering cans, copper anchor light.

Tools incl vice, part fitted wooden tool chest and contents. Wooden shaft scythe

Louis de Poorterre oval wool carpet. Ten pin bowling bowls and bags

Costume incl fur muff, top hat with leather box, bowler hats. Victorian underwear, nightdresses. Beaded bags, silk shawl, gloves. Ede and Ravenscroft cap and gown.

Sewing stuff incl box, wools etc etc. Travel iron in tin. Welsh blanket.

Toys incl Dinky cars and lorries. Pit-a-Pat doll's house furniture, black fabric dolls, wax doll

Stamp albums and contents. States of Guernsey mint stamps. Kensitas silk embroidered cigarette cards - flowers and flags. Barmouth, Talybont, Dyffryn and other postcards. Independent Order of Oddfellows Torquay 1926 Conference photograph. Ephemera incl Frances Power Cobbe photographs etc. Desk stuff incl Swan and Parker fountain pens. Coins and banknotes. Gold leaf .

Oil lamp, carbide lamp. Horse brasses and martingales.

Artist's equipment - paper, paints etc.

Usual collection of unusual household and vintage miscellany, china, glass, picture, prints, videos etc from recent house clearances.



Cwpwrdd Deuddarn showing concealed drawers and date 1734

30" wide, 30" tall

Apprentice chest

Miniature hen on nest

Royal Worcester

Royal Worcester dinner set

15ct gold with diamond and seed pearls

Mortar board with gown and hood

Walking stick handle

Gold locket and pendant

Independent Order of Oddfellows Conference 1926

Frances Power Cobbe ephemera - photographic portrait, reprint of Chapter XX of her book 'The Claims of Brutes', prints of Hengwrt, Dolgellau and environs.

Secretaire chest and interior

Job Lots!




One of a pair of mirrors

Original watercolour

Bernard Leach Studio decanter and mead cups

Dart Pottery

David Sharp, Rye

Silver 3d pieces and sixpences

Herring's Fox Hunting Scenes - 'The Meet' and 'Full Cry'

Top and drawer detail of smaller chest of drawers with slide

Top and drawer detail of chest of drawers with slide

Oil on canvas sgd J L Chapman


26" wide, 29" tall

Louis de Poorterre oval wool carpet approx 97" x 100"

Mawddach Estuary, oil on board, signed Fred'k E Robertson

Mawddach Estuary and Cader Idris. Oil on canvas signed Fred'k E Robertson

Barmouth from above Arthog, oil on canvas, signed Fred'k E Robertson

Cottages in Arthog, oil on board, signed Fred'k E Robertson

Watercolours signed Don Vaughan


Kensitas silk embroidered cards Flowers and Flags series

Wax doll

Pit-a-Pat doll's house furniture

Diffwys from the Mawddach Estuary, oil on canvas, signed Ward Lover


Reverse of oil portrait

Watercolours signed JL Chapman