Fans & Finery

You can bid in the room, leave commission bids, book a telephone line, or access the auction via one of five online bidding platforms. Auction begins 1pm. During viewing Mary Cooper, Consultant at Kinghams, will be hosting a fan exhibition from a private collection spanning the period of the 17th to 20th Century. This will include painted, printed and feather examples, some reflecting historical events, others relating to fashion and society. All are rare examples and illustrate the change in subject, size and materials used throughout the centuries. Admission is free to all.

Thursday 21st October

Viewing Times:

Tuesday 19 October, 10.00am-5.00pm

Wednesday 20 October, 10.00am-5.00pm

Thursday 21 October, 10.00am until start of sale at 1.00pm

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  • Lot Number: 251

    Antique Scissors: Three early pairs, in increasing sizes,...

    Sold for: £60

  • Lot Number: 252

    Antique Scissors: two unusual pairs, one in steel the sha...

    Sold for: £80

  • Lot Number: 253

    A turquoise blue guilloche enamel case which unscrews to ...

    Sold for: £140

  • Lot Number: 254

    Antique Scissors: two pairs of steel scissors with animal...

    Sold for: £80

  • Lot Number: 255

    Antique Scissors: the huntsman and his dog, a pair of nov...

    Sold for: £150

  • Lot Number: 256

    A large and ornate Victorian white metal sewing bird clam...

    Sold for: £100

  • Lot Number: 257

    A small Victorian white metal sewing clamp, a red velvet ...

    Sold for: £200

  • Lot Number: 258

    A white Mother of pearl sewing ?tui, in knife box form, w...

    Sold for: £150

  • Lot Number: 259

    Four various antique tatting shuttles, the first a small ...

    Sold for: £170

  • Lot Number: 260

    Sewing ?tuis and a pincushion: A white metal sewing set i...

    Sold for: £120

  • Lot Number: 261

    A French yellow metal sewing set in a simple black leathe...

    Sold for: £200

  • Lot Number: 262

    Art Nouveau sewing tools: To include a boxed white and pa...

    Sold for: £110

  • Lot Number: 263

    Pincushions: a red velvet pincushion supported by a cast ...

    Estimate: £150 - £250

  • Lot Number: 264

    Four yellow metal 19th c needle cases, including one Fren...

    Sold for: £200

  • Lot Number: 265

    Four ornate antique needle cases, in white metal, one mar...

    Sold for: £120

  • Lot Number: 266

    Four embossed white metal needle cases, one of Art Nouvea...

    Sold for: £70

  • Lot Number: 267

    A very elegant and compact French 18ct gold sewing set in...

    Sold for: £550

  • Lot Number: 268

    An ornate sewing set in white metal, in fitted orange lea...

    Sold for: £190

  • Lot Number: 269

    A fine 19th century white metal sewing set which has pass...

    Sold for: £400

  • Lot Number: 270

    Embroidered European ladies? caps and bonnets or traditio...

    Estimate: £150 - £250

  • Lot Number: 271

    Eight knitted or crochet baby bonnets or caps, 19th and 2...

    Estimate: £120 - £220

  • Lot Number: 272

    A very early whitework bonnet or cap, stiffened, and with...

    Sold for: £280

  • Lot Number: 273

    A very early bonnet or cap worked in beige, in three sect...

    Estimate: £200 - £400

  • Lot Number: 274

    A very early whitework bonnet or cap, formed in 3 section...

    Sold for: £280

  • Lot Number: 275

    A very ornate 19th century ladies cap, French or German, ...

    Sold for: £160

  • Lot Number: 276

    Two ornate European 19th century caps, adult size, probab...

    Sold for: £120

  • Lot Number: 277

    Two 19th century beaded and knitted items, comprising a s...

    Sold for: £90

  • Lot Number: 278

    Point de Beauvais: A small quantity of accessories incorp...

    Sold for: £300

  • Lot Number: 279

    19th and 20th century evening bags and accessories, to in...

    Sold for: £90

  • Lot Number: 280

    Four 1920?s beaded bags with beadwork fringes and three w...

    Sold for: £100

  • Lot Number: 281

    Four decorative beaded evening bags from the 1930?s/1950?...

    Sold for: £60

  • Lot Number: 282

    Four 19th century miser?s or stocking purses, one particu...

    Sold for: £130

  • Lot Number: 283

    Five 19th century coin purses demonstrating different for...

    Sold for: £90

  • Lot Number: 284

    Four large 19th century miser?s or stocking purses featur...

    Sold for: £90

  • Lot Number: 285

    Four 19th century woven beadwork purses, to include a cir...

    Sold for: £90

  • Lot Number: 286

    Two mesh purses with embossed gold metal frames and chain...

    Sold for: £120

  • Lot Number: 287

    Quantity of 20th century evening bags, to include two ela...

    Sold for: £160

  • Lot Number: 288

    1920?s/Art Deco beaded and sequin bags, to include a blac...

    Sold for: £70

  • Lot Number: 289

    1900?s to the 30?s, six evening bags with a floral theme,...

    Sold for: £220

  • Lot Number: 290

    Whiting and Davis, USA: a gold armour mesh bag with good ...

    Estimate: £60 - £90

  • Lot Number: 291

    19th century evening bags with metal frames: to include a...

    Sold for: £90

  • Lot Number: 292

    An embroidered wall hanging, Chinese, late 19th/early 20t...

    Estimate: £60 - £90

  • Lot Number: 293

    A Japanese silk wall hanging, a dark purple ground comple...

    Sold for: £250

  • Lot Number: 294

    Boutis De Provence for a Marriage, Early 19th century: An...

    Sold for: £600

  • Lot Number: 295

    19th century Berlin woolwork and beadwork examples and or...

    Sold for: £130

  • Lot Number: 296

    19th century French Petit Point panels and one beadwork p...

    Sold for: £70

  • Lot Number: 297

    A large 18th century darning sampler, probably Dutch, dat...

    Sold for: £500

  • Lot Number: 298

    A very early 19th century darning sampler dated 1801, and...

    Sold for: £320

  • Lot Number: 299

    Ten fashion and embroidery magazines, French, Fevrier to ...

    Sold for: £30

  • Lot Number: 300

    1930?s: ?Embroidery, the Journal of the Embroiderers? Gui...

    Sold for: £30

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