Results from our recent auctions are shown below.

Sale date: Tuesday, 13th February 2018 - Out of the Ordinary


Lot 2: A sorcerer's mirror A sorcerer's mirror, late 19th century, the circular plate with graduated... Sold for £820

Lot 3: French palmistry fortune telling cards French palmistry fortune telling cards, c.1900, a full deck... Sold for £320

Lot 4: A sorcerer's multi-convex and etched circular wall mirror A sorcerer's multi-convex and etched... Sold for £1,450

Lot 5: An Edward VII silver puzzle vesta case An Edward VII silver puzzle vesta case, Harold Child, London,... Sold for £140

Lot 6: Walford Bodie FRMS MRSA Walford Bodie FRMS MRSA, 'The Bodie Book: Hypnotism, Electricity, Mental... Sold for £150

Lot 7: *Noella Lammers (Belgian *Noella Lammers (Belgian, b.1915) CLOWN HOLDING CRYSTAL BALL Signed l.r.... Sold for £260

Lot 8: 'KAR-MI Swallows a Loaded Gun Barrel' poster 'KAR-MI Swallows a Loaded Gun Barrel' poster, c.1920s, ... Sold for £380

Lot 9: *Fred Aris (1932-1995) FOUR CLOWNS AND A RINGMASTER Signed l.r. *Fred Aris (1932-1995) FOUR CLOWNS... Sold for £160

Lot 11: A life-size fibreglass hanging stage prop A life-size fibreglass hanging stage prop, by Mark... Sold for £500

Lot 12: A Polish circus poster designed by Gorka Wiktor A Polish circus poster designed by Gorka Wiktor,... Sold for £150

Lot 15: An unusual French tightrope walker figure An unusual French tightrope walker figure, 1920s, a cast... Sold for £450

Lot 16: *Jean Carrau (French *Jean Carrau (French, 1925-1996) 'LA PROMENADE...' Signed u.r., oil on copper... Sold for £550

Lot 17: 'KAR-MI Performing the Most Startling Mystery of All India' poster 'KAR-MI Performing the Most... Sold for £520

Lot 18: Roger-Robert Argenton (French Roger-Robert Argenton (French, 20th century) LA PARADE FORAINE Signed ... Sold for £80

Lot 22: A fairground carousel motorbike A fairground carousel motorbike, early 20th century, decorated in... Sold for £380

Lot 23: An Uncle Sam fairground sign An Uncle Sam fairground sign, 20th century, an unusual American... Sold for £500

Lot 25: A carved wood fairground horse bracket projection A carved wood fairground horse bracket projection,... Sold for £500

Lot 26: A funfair 'Roll-o-Ball' game A funfair 'Roll-o-Ball' game, mid-20th century, a large painted wood... Sold for £280

Lot 28: Witchcraft interest: an Arts and Crafts wrought iron black cat boot scraper Witchcraft interest: an ... Sold for £190

Lot 29: An Arts and Crafts brass bat door knocker An Arts and Crafts brass bat door knocker, c.1890s, an... Sold for £280

Lot 30: Witchcraft/Halloween interest: a brass chestnut roasting pan Witchcraft/Halloween interest: a brass ... Sold for £480

Lot 32: After Luis Ricardo Falero After Luis Ricardo Falero, WITCHES GOING TO THEIR SABBATH Oil on canvas,... Sold for £3,200

Lot 33: After Luis Ricardo Falero THE WITCHES' SABBATH Unsigned After Luis Ricardo Falero THE WITCHES'... Sold for £480

Lot 34: 'Incantation' 'Incantation', a sorceress at her cauldron, c.1900, a lithographic print in a... Sold for £3,100

Lot 35: A mummified cat A mummified cat, 17th century, believed to have been removed from behind a 17th... Sold for £350

Lot 36: Le Gun 2008 Screenprint depicting an upside down black cat Le Gun 2008 Screenprint depicting an... Sold for £160

Lot 37: Dr Emile Laurent and Prof Paul Nagour Dr Emile Laurent and Prof Paul Nagour, 'Magica Sexualis:... Sold for £140

Lot 39: Wicker Man engraving Wicker Man engraving, 1771, 'The Wicker Colossus of the Druids', a fine... Sold for £550

Lot 41: 'The Witches' 'The Witches','Does Witchcraft Exist Today?'. 1966, Hammer films, British quad poster,... Sold for £420

Lot 42: A 'Feejee' mermaid A 'Feejee' mermaid, 19th century, a Victorian hoax, a novelty taxidermy specimen ... Sold for £4,700

Lot 43: An unusual mermaid sign An unusual mermaid sign, 1970s, 'The Mermaid', an erotic hand-painted sign... Sold for £420

Lot 45: A fairground model of a spaceman A fairground model of a spaceman, 25th century, fibreglass, 129cm... Sold for £700

Lot 46: A large steel treasure chest A large steel treasure chest, 16th century, with dummy lock and... Sold for £1,500

Lot 47: After Julien Dupré LE UFO Oil on canvas After Julien Dupré LE UFO Oil on canvas, 71 x 55.8cm After ... Sold for £520

Lot 49: 'La Guerra Dei Mondi' poster 'La Guerra Dei Mondi' poster, c.1977, a re-release Italian film poster ... Sold for £60

Lot 51: A 'Night of the Living Dead' film poster A 'Night of the Living Dead' film poster, 1968, American... Sold for £450

Lot 53: 'To The Devil …A Daughter' 'To The Devil …A Daughter', 1976, Hammer Films, a British quad poster,... Sold for £70

Lot 55: The Mystery of the Turin Shroud The Mystery of the Turin Shroud, a 1931 photograph, 'SANTO VOLTO... Sold for £300

Lot 56: Diane Rendle HIDING FROM THE ARROWS Oil on board Diane Rendle HIDING FROM THE ARROWS Oil on board,... Sold for £100

Lot 57: Shelley Shelley, Mary, 'Frankenstein or the Modern Prometheus', 1882, George Routledge and Sons,... Sold for £220

Lot 58: Billy and Charley (or the Shadwell Forgeries) Billy and Charley (or the Shadwell Forgeries), c.1860,... Sold for £180

Lot 60: English school English school, 19th century 'DEATH' Oil on canvas laid on board 90 x 128cm Sold for £820

Lot 61: Continental School SATAN Indistinctly signed l.l. Continental School SATAN Indistinctly signed l.l.,... Sold for £1,750

Lot 63: *Charles Bronson (b.1952) 'FREE AT LAST. A CHARLES BRONSON TRIBUTE'; 'GEMINI REYNOLDS IS MY LUCKY... Sold for £500

Lot 64: L S Sloane AMERICAN INDIAN L S Sloane AMERICAN INDIAN, C.1962 Signed l.r. and dated, illustrated... Sold for £200

Lot 65: Italian School after Leonardo da Vinci Italian School after Leonardo da Vinci, THE BATTLE OF... Sold for £380

Lot 66: An human skeleton An human skeleton, late 19th century, an incomplete male medical study human... Sold for £450

Lot 68: A Gothic-style carved wood crucifix A Gothic-style carved wood crucifix, early 19th century, a... Sold for £100

Lot 69: The first Marilyn Monroe magazine cover The first Marilyn Monroe magazine cover, 13 April 1946, a... Sold for £880

Lot 70: Marilyn Monroe by photographer Eve Arnold Marilyn Monroe by photographer Eve Arnold, a large giclée ... Sold for £550

Lot 71: *Russell Young (b.1959) MARILYN GODDESS (BLACK & WHITE) Screenprint with acrylic *Russell Young... Sold for £4,100

Lot 72: A French and American film poster collection 1950s and later A French and American film poster... Sold for £450

Lot 73: An Harry Potter presentation pocket watch An Harry Potter presentation pocket watch, 2001,... Sold for £280

Lot 75: 'RMS Titanic' bell from 'A Night to Remember' 'RMS Titanic' bell from 'A Night to Remember', 1958,... Sold for £4,800

Lot 76: 'A Night to Remember 'A Night to Remember, Titanic…The Greatest Sea Drama in Living Memory', 1958,... Sold for £400

Lot 77: 'Le Cameraman' poster 'Le Cameraman' poster, French, c.1960s, large re-issue film poster for the... Sold for £120

Lot 78: *Fred Aris (1932-1995) LAUREL AND HARDY Signed l.r. *Fred Aris (1932-1995) LAUREL AND HARDY Signed... Sold for £170

Lot 79: A collection of French film posters A collection of French film posters, 1960s and later, a large... Sold for £380

Lot 81: *Romain de Tirtoff 'Erte' (French/Russian *Romain de Tirtoff 'Erte' (French/Russian, 1892-1990)... Sold for £700

Lot 84: *Romain de Tirtoff 'Erte' (French/Russian *Romain de Tirtoff 'Erte' (French/Russian, 1892-1990)... Sold for £620

Lot 85: *Romain de Tirtoff 'Erte' (French/Russian *Romain de Tirtoff 'Erte' (French/Russian, 1892-1990) A... Sold for £600

Lot 86: A Soviet Zenith Photosniper camera A Soviet Zenith Photosniper camera, late 1960s, FS-12. Zenith-... Sold for £190

Lot 92: Tim Watts CARICATURE SKETCH OF KEITH RICHARDS A framed pencil design for Spitting Image Productions ... Sold for £200

Lot 98: A presentation cricket ball A presentation cricket ball, 1950s, a cricket ball with white metal... Sold for £60

Lot 100: *John Watkiss (b.1961) PORTRAIT STUDY OF DEREK JARMAN SEATED IN A RED CHAIR Signed and dated 86 u.c.... Sold for £300

Lot 101: A fully assembled First World War BE2 'Biggles' biplane by Meccano A fully assembled First World... Sold for £800

Lot 103: 'WANTED! FOR MURDER - Her careless talk costs lives' 'WANTED! FOR MURDER - Her careless talk costs... Sold for £260

Lot 106A: 'Recruits Wanted!' early 20th century 'Recruits Wanted!' early 20th century, a lithographic printed ... Sold for £240

Lot 106: A rare Special Air Service 'Beaulah' car badge A rare Special Air Service 'Beaulah' car badge,... Sold for £1,100

Lot 108: Irish Military Interest: a folk art watercolour Irish Military Interest: a folk art watercolour,... Sold for £80

Lot 110: Second World War press photographs Second World War press photographs, 1940s, a good group of... Sold for £280

Lot 111: A Second World War pine AW (phosphorus) incendiary grenade box A Second World War pine AW... Sold for £320

Lot 111A: A McVitie's & Price 'Victoria Cross Episodes' biscuit tin A McVitie's & Price 'Victoria Cross... Sold for £100

Lot 112: First World War Carl Zeiss trench 'scissor' binoculars First World War Carl Zeiss trench 'scissor'... Sold for £620

Lot 113: A scratch built A scratch built, near life-size, model of a Fokker Eindecker E111, fitted with a... Sold for £1,300

Lot 114: A 1:14 scale model of the world speed record-breaking hydroplane A 1:14 scale model of the world... Sold for £500

Lot 115: An Itera plastic bicycle 1980s An Itera plastic bicycle 1980s, designed by Jan Olsen & Lars... Sold for £90

Lot 116: A tuk tuk A tuk tuk, a painted tin front taken from the from the front of a 'Sun City' tuk tuk,... Sold for £300

Lot 118: A large ship model of TSMS Lakonia A large ship model of TSMS Lakonia, 1960s, a large ship model in ... Sold for £3,100

Lot 120: A walking stick A walking stick, the handle cast with a vintage racing car 'in motion', bears '800' ... Sold for £580

Lot 121: A walking stick A walking stick, with cast metal jockey's head finial, 83cm long Sold for £240

Lot 124: A leather travelling trunk by Gouverneur A French leather travelling trunk, by Gouverneur, Paris, c.... Sold for £2,000

Lot 126: Folk art ships in bottles Folk art ships in bottles, early 20th century and later, a good group of... Sold for £280

Lot 127: A bizarre North Indian Railway Interest tray A bizarre North Indian Railway Interest tray, 1890s, a ... Sold for £260

Lot 129: A carved pine half hull model of a sailing boat A carved pine half hull model of a sailing boat,... Sold for £160

Lot 130: A signal flag teaching aid A signal flag teaching aid, early to mid-20th century, having lacquered... Sold for £480

Lot 149: A large taxidermy goldfish A large taxidermy goldfish, mid-20th century, mounted on a naturalistic... Sold for £200

Lot 151: A taxidermy chub A taxidermy chub, mid-20th century, by J Cooper & Sons, 78 Bath Road, Hounslow, on ... Sold for £1,300

Lot 152: The Root King's root throne The Root King's root throne, a large chair formed from a large natural... Sold for £780

Lot 153: A gigantic papier mâché stag beetle model A gigantic papier mâché stag beetle model, 1950s, an... Sold for £900

Lot 154: The Bug Man The Bug Man, 19th century, a collage of moths and butterflies, beetles and an... Sold for £450

Lot 157: A taxidermy Tasmanian brushtail possum A taxidermy Tasmanian brushtail possum, late 19th century,... Sold for £200

Lot 158: Crocodile Crocodile, a life-sized garden sculpture, last quarter 20th century, bronze, mid... Sold for £1,700

Lot 159: Dodo femur bone Dodo femur bone, Mauritius, before 1690, 14.5cm long This lot includes a copy of... Sold for £3,800

Lot 160: James Bissell-Thomas James Bissell-Thomas, 20th century English School, CAGED PARROTS A pair of... Sold for £180

Lot 161: 'Primrose Dame' 'Primrose Dame', a taxidermy bulldog's head, early 20th century, by Rowland Ward,... Sold for £2,200

Lot 162: A Victorian taxidermy miniature dog A Victorian taxidermy miniature dog, mounted on a pink velvet... Sold for £650

Lot 163: A taxidermy specimen of a puppy A taxidermy specimen of a puppy, under a glass dome, inscribed to... Sold for £780

Lot 164: Hippopotamus head Hippopotamus head, contemporary, a fibreglass and resin trophy, 75cm wide, 90cm... Sold for £600

Lot 165: A taxidermy head mount of a lioness A taxidermy head mount of a lioness, by Rowland Ward, c.1910,... Sold for £1,500

Lot 168: North African Tuareg tent pegs North African Tuareg tent pegs, 19th century, a group of four hand... Sold for £280

Lot 170: A pair of large African wooden and beaded figures A pair of large African wooden and beaded figures,... Sold for £1,600

Lot 171: A Pende people chief's hat A Pende people chief's hat, Democratic Republic of Congo, mid-20th... Sold for £140

Lot 173: Adeusi Mandu Mmatambwe (Tanzanian Adeusi Mandu Mmatambwe (Tanzanian, c.1914-1984) BLACK CHEATER... Sold for £500

Lot 175: A good collection of twelve early East African headrests A good collection of twelve early East... Sold for £700

Lot 177: An Adam Rouilly & Co. painted plaster anatomical model of a male torso An Adam Rouilly & Co.... Sold for £300

Lot 178: A set of six W & A J Johnston's series of Anatomy Charts A set of six W & A J Johnston's series of... Sold for £580

Lot 179: An unusual collection of school biology class press moulded teaching aids An unusual collection of... Sold for £160

Lot 180: An unusual collection of school biology class press-moulded teaching aids An unusual collection of... Sold for £140

Lot 181: A scratch built synthesiser A scratch built synthesiser, 1980s, in the form of female torso, 65cm... Sold for £320

Lot 183: 'La Pantoufle de la Femme Elegante' advertising poster 'La Pantoufle de la Femme Elegante'... Sold for £60

Lot 186: An anatomical sectional model of a penis An anatomical sectional model of a penis, mid-20th century,... Sold for £1,200

Lot 187: *Jamie Reid (British *Jamie Reid (British, b.1947) MORE LOVE/FF Screenprint in colours, signed,... Sold for £300

Lot 188: *André Masson (French *André Masson (French, 1896-1969) TERRE EROTIQUE Lithograph, signed and... Sold for £90

Lot 191: Risqué Schafer and Vater figures Risqué Schafer and Vater figures, c.1915, a good group of German... Sold for £160

Lot 195: A white metal belly dancer's costume A white metal belly dancer's costume, 1960s, probably Turkish, ... Sold for £70

Lot 196: A quantity of erotic half A quantity of erotic half, third and quarter size glass negative plates,... Sold for £200

Lot 205: A Chinese export silver cocktail shaker A Chinese export silver cocktail shaker, c.1920, in Art... Sold for £2,000

Lot 208: A limestone architectural model of a chateau A limestone architectural model of a chateau, c.1924,... Sold for £1,500

Lot 210: A pair of Thai carved and painted wooden temple swans A pair of Thai carved and painted wooden... Sold for £300

Lot 211: An Arts and Crafts Glasgow School hall lantern An Arts and Crafts Glasgow School hall lantern,... Sold for £580

Lot 212: A giant octagonal turret clock by Gents' of Leicester A giant octagonal turret clock by Gents' of... Sold for £700

Lot 213: An Eastern birdcage in the form of a temple with a minaret and onion dome An Eastern birdcage in... Sold for £180

Lot 215: A David Linley for Dunhill architectural jewellery box A David Linley for Dunhill architectural... Sold for £6,000

Lot 216: A Modernist-style brass chess set A Modernist-style brass chess set, 1960s, a Modernist-style brass ... Sold for £320

Lot 217: *Ken Allum (contemporary) POP ART Signed and dated 'Ken Allum 1978' l.l. 41 x 35.5cm Ken Allum... Sold for £240

Lot 222: *Pure Evil (b.1968) 'ROGER VADIM'S NIGHTMARE' DEPICTING BRIGITTE BARDOT Screenprint in colours... Sold for £240

Lot 223: *Jamie Reid (b.1947) GOD SAVE THE QUEEN SWASTIKA EYEBALLS Screenprint in black *Jamie Reid (b.1947) ... Sold for £400

Lot 225: *Grayson Perry (b.1960) RECIPE FOR HUMANITY 2005 Signed and numbered on the reverse *Grayson Perry... Sold for £5,200

Lot 228: *Alban (French *Alban (French, b.1967), ‘Road to North Pole’, 2008, painted wood and mixed media,... Sold for £1,600

Lot 231: A large Art Deco marble wall plaque A large Art Deco marble wall plaque, c.1930, in the form of a... Sold for £1,000

Lot 232: A boxing glove chair A boxing glove chair, 20th century, upholstered in red leatherette with black... Sold for £480

Lot 233: *Mel Fraser (b.1966) *Mel Fraser (b.1966), ‘Grace and her Fanny’, Carrara marble, unique, 38cm wide,... Sold for £4,000

Lot 234: *Roger Birchall *Roger Birchall, after Vladimir Tretchikoff BARONESS MARGARET THATCHER Signed l.r., ... Sold for £1,100

Lot 235: *Michael Clegg & Martin Guttman (b.1957) LETZER VERSUCH Inscribed verso Galerie Langer Fain... Sold for £320

Lot 237: *Christian Paix (French *Christian Paix (French, contemporary) artist's studio, mixed media, 100cm... Sold for £5,900

Lot 245A: *Jean Carrau (French *Jean Carrau (French, 1925-1996) THE PENNY FARTHING RACE A pair, each signed l.... Sold for £400

Lot 246: English School English School, 20th century SMITH-O-LENE GASOLINE Gouache and pen 54cm diameter Sold for £190

Lot 249: A 'Hand in Hand 'public house sign A 'Hand in Hand 'public house sign, 1960s, a painted wood sign... Sold for £240

Lot 250: A French Art Deco 'Finale' table football game A French Art Deco 'Finale' table football game,... Sold for £2,500

Lot 251: Circle of Axelender (Norwegian Circle of Axelender (Norwegian, 1853-1920) THE LOST SKI Oil on panel ... Sold for £700

Lot 252: A 'Yankee Clipper' red painted sledge A 'Yankee Clipper' red painted sledge, with a wooden slat... Sold for £80

Lot 255: Fisher Prout Fisher Prout, 20th century HUNTING PANORAMA Signed l.r. and dated 1955, gouache 37.5 x ... Sold for £220

Lot 256: *Fred Aris (1932-1995) EQUINE FRIENDS Signed l.r. *Fred Aris (1932-1995) EQUINE FRIENDS Signed l.r.,... Sold for £160

Lot 257: An AKAH brown leather cartridge case An AKAH brown leather cartridge case, opening to reveal four... Sold for £270

Lot 258: A large leather rod case A large leather rod case, early 20th century, with brass fittings and... Sold for £120

Lot 259: A cast iron and later painted lawn tethering post A cast iron and later painted lawn tethering post,... Sold for £220

Lot 260: A large forty-nine-star American flag A large forty-nine-star American flag, 1959, a large cotton... Sold for £150

Lot 261: Napoleon Bonaparte: a small lacquered box Napoleon Bonaparte: a small lacquered box, 19th century,... Sold for £1,200

Lot 262: A red metal 'Coca-Cola' cooler box A red metal 'Coca-Cola' cooler box, mid-20th century, the lid... Sold for £340

Lot 264: An Italian iron-framed barber's chair An Italian iron-framed barber's chair, 1930s, on a revolving... Sold for £480

Lot 265: A National Cash Register till A National Cash Register till, early 20th century, number 972412,... Sold for £380

Lot 266: A 1949 Pye television A 1949 Pye television, model BV20C (UK), having a 9in purple screen and... Sold for £220

Lot 268: A large wood 'Poisoning Farm Rats' warning sign A large wood 'Poisoning Farm Rats' warning sign,... Sold for £200

Lot 269: 'House of Detention' 'House of Detention', 1960/70s, an heavy aluminium black and gold sign with... Sold for £380

Lot 270: An All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club wooden sign An All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club ... Sold for £200

Lot 271: 'Lubrication Service' 'Lubrication Service', 1960s, a Castrol Oil service station advertising sign, ... Sold for £420

Lot 273: A golf interest 'Gleneagles' Art Deco bronze sign A golf interest 'Gleneagles' Art Deco bronze sign,... Sold for £210

Lot 274: An All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club aluminium sign An All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet... Sold for £140

Lot 275: A Polish film poster A Polish film poster, 1955, a Travelling Musician (Wedrowni Muzycy),... Sold for £300

Lot 277: *James Lloyd (1905-1974) JOHN WESLEY PREACHING TO A GATHERED CROWD *James Lloyd (1905-1974) JOHN... Sold for £320

Lot 279: *Fred Aris (1932-1995) LOTTERY Signed l.r. *Fred Aris (1932-1995) LOTTERY Signed l.r., oil on board ... Sold for £140

Lot 280: *Fred Aris (1932-1995) HAIR LOSS Signed l.r. *Fred Aris (1932-1995) HAIR LOSS Signed l.r., oil on... Sold for £160

Lot 281: *Fred Aris (1932-1995) SAUSAGES Signed l.r. *Fred Aris (1932-1995) SAUSAGES Signed l.r., oil on... Sold for £240

Lot 282: *Fred Aris (1932-1995) PIG Signed l.l. *Fred Aris (1932-1995) PIG Signed l.l., oil on board 35.5 x ... Sold for £260

Lot 283: Ten Continental carved beech milliner's lasts Ten Continental carved beech milliner's lasts, early... Sold for £2,500

Lot 284: Ten various chrome-plated champagne ice buckets Ten various chrome-plated champagne ice buckets,... Sold for £1,800

Lot 285: An enormous Sheaffer shop display pen An enormous Sheaffer shop display pen, 20th century, with... Sold for £2,600

Lot 286: An American Masonic Knights Templar dress sword An American Masonic Knights Templar dress sword,... Sold for £260

Lot 287: An early Masonic tobacco jar An early Masonic tobacco jar, 19th century, an unusual Masonic lead... Sold for £160

Lot 288: A Thales patent mechanical rotary calculator A Thales patent mechanical rotary calculator, early... Sold for £100

Lot 289: Unusual display boxes Unusual display boxes, a group of six early 20th century scientific... Sold for £200

Lot 290: A set of four Siegel plaster mannequins A set of four Siegel plaster mannequins, mid-20th century,... Sold for £2,100

Lot 291: E Noras E Noras, 20th Century School TWO SURREAL NAIVE TOWN SCENES Signed, oil on ceramic charger,... Sold for £400

Lot 293: Everest Summit stone project Everest Summit stone project, a large group of grey stone from the... Sold for £300

Lot 296: Five Dutch Five Dutch, painted tin, tea canisters, early 20th century, each with a clear window to... Sold for £480

Lot 299: A set of four leather and wooden pony's 'lawn shoes' A set of four leather and wooden pony's 'lawn... Sold for £200

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