Tennis & Golf

Lot 1293:
Lot 1293
Tennis figures. A pair of late 19th century German bisque tennis figures of a boy and a girl, both dressed in contemporary dress in bright colours of pink, green and gilt and holding a tennis racket an a ball. Approx 11.25" tall. The girl figure marked number '18' to inside edge. Minor wear otherwise in good condition (ex Bob Appleyard (Yorkshire & England 1950-1958) collection)
Estimate: £50/80
Hammer price: unsold
Lot 1294:
Lot 1294
Tennis figures. A pair of very large late 19th century German bisque tennis figures of a boy and a girl, both dressed in contemporary dress in bright colours and holding a tennis racket an a ball. The girl figure measures approximately 15" and the boy approximately 14" tall. Minor wear and chipping to the base of the boy figure and chip with very small loss to his finger otherwise in good condition (ex Bob Appleyard (Yorkshire & England 1950-1958) collection)
Estimate: £80/120
Hammer price: unsold
Lot 1295:
Lot 1295
Tennis figures. A pair of German bisque tennis figures of a boy and a girl, both dressed in contemporary dress, wearing cap and hat, and holding a tennis racket an a ball. To base the message 'A Present from Jersey'. Approximately 6" tall. Sold with a further pair of German tennis figure match holders, each holding a tennis racket an a ball, the match holder being the net. All four figures in good condition (ex Bob Appleyard (Yorkshire & England 1950-1958) collection)
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £30
Lot 1296:
Lot 1296
Tennis racket circa 1890/1900. Early original racket with convex wedge & fishtail handle. Stamped to throat 'Match'. Sold with a tennis racket press and racket bag. G (ex Bob Appleyard (Yorkshire & England 1950-1958) collection)
Estimate: £80/120
Hammer price: unsold
Lot 1297:
Lot 1297 Lot 1297
'Kinsella Kids'. Full set of six colour postcards depicting girl tennis players by E.P. Kinsella c1906. Each card with boy cricketer in different position and title to lower border. Published by Langsdorff & Co. Series no. 695. G. (ex Bob Appleyard (Yorkshire & England 1950-1958) collection)
Estimate: £30/40
Hammer price: unsold
Lot 1298:
Lot 1298
Royal Doulton 'Golfing series' stoneware tapering jug, decorated to both sides in colour with cavalier figures (Crombie) playing golf with inscription 'He that always complains, is never pitied'. Colour golf course border to top of jug with figures and inscription below. Approximately 7" tall. With Royal Doulton stamp and ref no 11 to base. The jug has a groove to one side and a small hole to the other side of the rim, presumably where a lid would be fixed. Slight under glazing to base, slight staining around the rim area otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £100/150
Hammer price: unsold
Lot 1299:
Lot 1299
Golf club. Crested china golf ball with caddy, with golf bag and clubs, to top. Colour crest for 'Hunstanton'. Arcadian. Sold with three crested china golf clubs. Colour emblems for 'Earls Barton', 'Rugely' and 'Stourport'. Approx 4". All Arcadian China. Plus crested china golfing figure 'The Colonel' holding golf clubs in bag. Colour crest for 'Cleethorpes' to back. Minor wear, good. Qty 5 (ex Bob Appleyard (Yorkshire & England 1950-1958) collection)
Estimate: £30/40
Hammer price: unsold
Lot 1300:
Lot 1300
Golf clubs and balls. Three crested china golf balls. Colour emblems for 'Folkstone' with 'The Ancient Game of Golf was first played in 1448' in band to ball, 'Southend on Sea' and 'Bentham'. Approx 4". Sold with two crested china golf clubs. Colour emblems for 'Lytham' and 'Helmsley'. Approx 4". Arcadian China. Minor wear, good. Qty 5 (ex Bob Appleyard (Yorkshire & England 1950-1958) collection)
Estimate: £30/40
Hammer price: unsold
Lot 1301:
Lot 1301
Golfing jug. Attractive Copeland Spode golfing jug in sage green, with golfing scenes in relief in white to sides. Approximately 7" tall. Makers mark and '55' to base. G/VG (ex Bob Appleyard (Yorkshire & England 1950-1958) collection)
Estimate: £80/120
Hammer price: unsold
Lot 1302:
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Golf tankard. Colourful golf tankard with humorous golfing scenes to tankard, entitled 'Fore' to front and to rear 'Come!- step out my Man'. 5.75" tall With makers stamp to base 'Late Foley 'Shelley' England'. Marks used for the period 1910-1916. 'Numbers to base are '590' and '7913'. Good condition (ex Bob Appleyard (Yorkshire & England 1950-1958) collection)
Estimate: £50/80
Hammer price: £110
Lot 1303:
Lot 1303
Golf tankards. Large tankard with hand painted golfing scene by Dulcie Vaughan c1940/1950's. 4.5" tall. Sold with another golf tankard, one a 5.25" tall tankard with golfing scenes to sides and golf bag handle 'Arthur Wood. Sporting Series' and a further golf cup with golfing scenes to sides made by Grafton China. 3.25" tall. Qty 3. G (ex Bob Appleyard (Yorkshire & England 1950-1958) collection)
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £40
Lot 1304:
Lot 1304
Golf plate. Rare W. & Sons Golf Series hand painted golfing side plate c1907 by Henry Williamson & Son, Longton (1879-1941) with three golfing figures believed to be depicting Harry Vardon and James Taylor and a lady golfer. The base stamped with makers transfer logos and regd no 480949. 7" diameter. Hairline crack to rim. Sold with a colourful Carlton Ware trinket dish (c1910-1920 with a golfing scene to centre one two golfers and a caddy. Approximately 4.25"x5". Marks to base and reg no 333948. Two chips to rim. Qty 2 (ex Bob Appleyard (Yorkshire & England 1950-1958) collection)
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £32
Lot 1305:
Lot 1305 Lot 1305
Ryder Cup 2014. Original enamel ball marker/ hat clip issued to Lee Westwood, member of the European Ryder Cup team. The marker was given by Westwood to a player care steward at Gleneagles. They were not commercially available, being issued exclusively to the players. Mounted in box frame below a colour photograph of Westwood showing the clip attached to his cap. Overall 7"x9.5". Rare. VG
Estimate: £70/100
Hammer price: £75
Europe won the 2014 Ryder Cup for the third consecutive time, beating the U.S.A. 16.5-11.5. Lee Westwood played four matches, winning two and losing two
Lot 1306:
Lot 1306
Vesta case. Victorian decorative silver metal vesta case with original enamelled colour scene of a lady golfer driving with caddy behind carrying her bag of golf clubs to one side of the case. Ring suspension. Approximately 2"x1.25". Unusually the side of the case opens with hinged lid to reveal the match compartment, striking plate to lower edge. Minor wear otherwise in good condition (ex Bob Appleyard (Yorkshire & England 1950-1958) collection)
Estimate: £150/250
Hammer price: unsold
Lot 1307:
Lot 1307
Golf. Decorative small silver metal square vesta case with raised image of golfer driving to both sides of the case. Ring suspension. Marked to inside edge '925G sterling'. Approximately 1.25" square. G
Estimate: £60/90
Hammer price: unsold
Lot 1308:
Lot 1308
Golf. Decorative silver oblong pill/snuff box, gilt lined, with crossed golf club and ball to centre with decorative beaded border. Produced by Mema (Sweden) and marked 'Mema Sterling 925.S'. The box measures 2"x1.5". An attractive item
Estimate: £80/120
Hammer price: unsold
Lot 1309:
Lot 1309
Golf. Excellent silver rounded oblong vesta case with an impressive enamelled colourful image of a golfer in plus fours driving from the tee, with ring suspension. Hallmarked Birmingham 1911 and with makers mark of Horton & Allday of Birmingham. The vesta measures approximately 1.5"x2.25". Minor nick to enamel otherwise in good/very good condition. A very attractive vesta
Estimate: £400/600
Hammer price: unsold
Lot 1310:
Lot 1310
Golf. Silver rounded oblong vesta case advertising 'The British Salv Fire Insurance Company Limited' to one side and to the other an image of a golfer in plus fours driving from the tee. The advertising and image appear to be on a wrap around material. The vesta measures approximately 1.5"x2.25". Some foxing and staining to the advertising and golf image, some general wear otherwise in good condition. An unusual vesta
Estimate: £150/250
Hammer price: unsold
Lot 1311:
Lot 1311
Golf. Early decorative rounded square brass metal vesta case with raised image of golfer carrying his bag of golf clubs to one side of the case. Ring suspension. 1.5 " square. Some wear, small minor dents otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £120/160
Hammer price: unsold
Lot 1312:
Lot 1312
Golf. Decorative rounded square brass metal vesta case with raised image of golf bags, flags, golf clubs and balls to one side of the case. Ring suspension to top of lid. 1.5 " square. Minor wear otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £120/160
Hammer price: unsold
Lot 1313:
Lot 1313
'Chorlton Golf Club'. Electro-plated metal rounded oblong vesta case with raised metal and blue enamel emblem of the 'Chorlton Golf Club' to one side of the case. Ring suspension. 2.5"x2" Minor wear and small minor denting to back of case otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £80/120
Hammer price: unsold
Lot 1314:
Lot 1314
Golf. 'Brother Supermatic' 1950's cigarette lighter with green leather effect to lighter and a mounted brass coloured figure of a golfer to side. G
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: unsold
Lot 1315:
Lot 1315
Golf desk set. Excellent mid Victorian silver plated desk ink stand comprising a golfer wearing cap at the top of his back swing in front of a filigree tree in Art Nouveau style with fluted vase loosely inserted. This is attached to a silver plated stand/mount with four short legs to base and with two raised hooks for pens. To either side of the figure there are ink wells in the shape of golf balls. The mount with floral decoration. Marks of James Deakin & Sons of Sheffield, 'desk bell' trade mark and number 'S3616' to base. Approximately 11.5" tall with vase attached, 9" long and 7" wide. Appears to have lost some parts of the trees branches and leaves to back, small damage to base otherwise in good condition. Note from the previous owner suggest 'made by Biggins 1880'? (ex Bob Appleyard (Yorkshire & England 1950-1958) collection)
Estimate: £300/500
Hammer price: unsold
Lot 1316:
Lot 1316
Victorian golf buttons. Excellent complete set of six Victorian brass golf shirt buttons. Each button having a colour image of a golfer wearing a red jacket, all images different. In original circular presentation box, as issued, with metal back clips. c1890's. G/VG
Estimate: £120/160
Hammer price: £175
Lot 1317:
Lot 1317
Tiger Woods. Colour print of Woods, head and shoulders, in white golfing cap, the original painting by Craig Campbell 2007, signed by Woods to lower border. Mounted, framed and glazed. Overall 10"x15.5". G - golf
Estimate: £180/250
Hammer price: unsold
The print was previously sold by Bonhams in 2010 and the lot description noted that Tiger Woods signed this print in December 2008 for a donation that was made to the Tiger Woods Foundation
Lot 1318:
Lot 1318 Lot 1318
'Kinsella Kids'. Full set of six colour postcards depicting a boy in kilt playing golf by E.P. Kinsella c1906. Each card with boy in different position and title to lower border. Published by Langsdorff & Co. Series no. 710. G (ex Bob Appleyard (Yorkshire & England 1950-1958) collection)
Estimate: £30/40
Hammer price: £45

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