A quantity of Essex postcards, including of: North Weald (27) notably The Old Post Office and ad for E H King + F Seymour - The Weald Garage, Epping Forest (11) notably Epping Road Garage, next to Robin Hood pub, Robin Hood and Reindeer pubs, Coopersale + Coppersale Common (8) Theydon Bois + Mount (8) Thornwood, Epping Green (1), Allnutts Estate General Store (1), HM King passing market place (1), children at St Michaels' School (1), Hill Hall (1),Gaynes Park (1), London Cooperative Society's Paslow Farm, Ongar, hay-making, Bury Lane, and postcards of High Street and Market Place Epping Essex, notable and rare cards include of a stage coach (1) an Omnibus (1) outside the Cock Hotel, several with groups of figures including market day (4)s, early cars, carriages, carts, cyclists, children, shops, motorcycle and sidecar, 'Ye Olde Thatsched (sic) House Hotel, market day
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Sold for £190
Good condition generally, one or two with bumped corners, 'Blacksmith's Arms, Thornwood' worn, ragged edges, surfce losses.
Generally good condition, some slight corner scuffs
Mainly in good condition, some slight corner scuffs, some grubbiness on surfaces
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Auction: Homes and Interiors (including Militaria) - Live Online, Mon, 29th Mar 2021
Our bi-weekly Homes & Interiors sales showcase an array of different periods and styles all under one roof, juxtaposing old with new, items rich in history displayed next to works of art by emerging artists, and emphasising just how effortlessly they complement one another. There is undoubtedly something to suit all tastes and budgets within these live online auctions.
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