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MISCELLANEOUS ITEMS

Auction # 140

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MISCELLANEOUS ITEMS :
Books.
417
Triumph, Tragedy and Port Adelaide, by Ron Ritter, published 2005 and signed by the author. 309 pages of information and photographs of social, commercial, shipping and industrial history of the Port Adelaide district.
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45
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Canberra 1927 Parliament House Opening Memorabilia.
418
A range of items from the estate of a senior Public Servant including A range of items from the estate of a senior Public Servant including "House of Representatives, Notices of Motion and Orders of the Day No 100, 9th May, 1927 (First Meeting at Canberra)" (2 copies), and "No 101, Votes and Proceedings, 9th May, 1927", "Journals of the Senate, First Meeting of the Parliament at Canberra, 9th May, 1927", 1927 First Class Railway ticket for a sleeping berth and a reserved seat on the Royal Visit train from Sydney to Canberra, issued to Chaffey, Esq, and used by H. Beilby, a 1927 newspaper with details of the Royal Visit, 1928 Parliament Canberra National Memorials Committee Report in regard to the Naming of Canberra's Streets and Suburbs and a 1929 Postcard of Parliament House Canberra. Also a range of other interesting items including Victorian Railways 1951 Train Ticket for the Centenary - Jubilee Train Tour, a 1946 Airgraph from the Prime Minister, Ben Chifley, and various references and congratulatory letters, signed by various high ranking officials, including 2 signed by Ben Chifley.
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Cricket Memorabilia.
419
South Australian Cricket Association 9 carat gold Life Members badge awarded to Colin C. Verco in 1930-1931. Life membership badges are exceedingly rare, awarded to members with 50 years continuous membership or could be purchased for a fee that ranged upwards of 100. Only 48 membership badges were produced between 1889-90 and 1985-86, at which time they were discontinued.South Australian Cricket Association 9 carat gold Life Members badge awarded to Colin C. Verco in 1930-1931. Life membership badges are exceedingly rare, awarded to members with 50 years continuous membership or could be purchased for a fee that ranged upwards of 100. Only 48 membership badges were produced between 1889-90 and 1985-86, at which time they were discontinued.
1200
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420
1905-1906 S.A. Cricket Association members badge in fair condition. Rare.1905-1906 S.A. Cricket Association members badge in fair condition. Rare.
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55
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Cricket and Football Ephemera.
421
Australian Cricket Handbook 1962-1963 (faulty cover), ABC Cricket Book 1965-66, 1966 Single Wicket Cricket Carnival program, South Australian Football The Past - And The Present 1860-1965 and 1962 The World of Sport published by The Nestle Company. Good condition.
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Cynicus Hand Painted Cartoons.
422
Cynicus (Martin Anderson) 1854-1932 selection of 7 comical scenes Cynicus (Martin Anderson) 1854-1932 selection of 7 comical scenes "Where?s my Ball?", "Dispatching Foreign Mails", "I chatter chatter as I go to join the brimming river" Tennyson, "Driving his own Carriage & Pair", "The Village Choir", "Three fishers went trailing out into the wet" and "The Pursuit of Pleasure", plus "How To Make A Parliament (on thick board), all stamped handpainted, copyright and signed Cynicus. Images on thick backing board. Martin Anderson (Cynicus), was born in Leuchars Fife in 1854 and produced humourous cartoons, later reproduced as postcards. The Cynicus Publishing Company was incorporated in Tayport in 1902. Backing boards with some soiling and one with tear, otherwise images in vg condition.
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425
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George French Angas.
423
George French Angas South Australia Illustrated, Facsimile edition, published in 1967 by A.H. & A.W. Reed. Leather bound marbled cover featuring 60 attractive colour plates depicting early South Australian historical scenes, each with descriptive text, including 27 with Aboriginal content. One of 1000 numbered copies with certificate in excellent condition.
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George French Angas South Australia Illustrated, Facsimile edition published in 1967 by A.H. & A.W. Reed. Leather bound marbled cover featuring 60 attractive colour plates depicting early South Australian historical scenes, each with descriptive text, including 27 with Aboriginal content. One of 1000 numbered copies with certificate. Minor surface rub on font cover.
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Gold Cuff Links.
425
A pair of 18 carat Gold Cuff Links with an ornate floral pattern and a matching pair of Tuxedo Studs, with the hallmark of Adelaide goldsmith H. Steiner. Steiner was a jeweller from 1860 till he sold his business in 1883. A nice example of early Australian jewellery.A pair of 18 carat Gold Cuff Links with an ornate floral pattern and a matching pair of Tuxedo Studs, with the hallmark of Adelaide goldsmith H. Steiner. Steiner was a jeweller from 1860 till he sold his business in 1883. A nice example of early Australian jewellery.
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225
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Holy Bible.
426
German Holy Bible 'Heilige Schrift' published in the 1880's containing both the Old and New Testament and the teachings of Dr. Martin Luther with a Concordance, many illustrations and a Family Portrait area in the back of the bible. The cover is a combination of hardcover and leather guilded in gold. Overall condition is fair considering it's age and size. Weighs 7kgs.
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427
Huge "Pronouncing Parallel Holy Bible" with the old and new versions in parallel columns, religious history, many illustrations and a Family Portrait area at the back. The cover is a combination of hardcover and leather gilded in gold. Minor split on inside front cover, but in excellent condition considering it's age and size. Weighs 7kgs.
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Jewellery.
428
Miscellaneous range of antique jewellery comprising Gold 18 carat mourning ring dated 1857 and weighing 2.53 grams, Gold 18 carat ring weighing 1.55 grams, a gold cased seal containing a Cornelian Agate, a carved Black Onyx earing, showing a robed lady in gold setting (one only) and a small intricate gold plated horse and chariot.
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275
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429
Selection of 4 small and 1 large Latvian jewellery items, all containing various coloured Ambers mounted in sterling silver, gold cased seal with miniature compass on top, plus another seal, both with amber settings and 20 other mostly sterling silver items.
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1956 Melbourne Olympics.
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1956 Melbourne Olympics Athletics Saturday, 1st December, Boxing Saturday, 1st December with ringside ticket and Swimming Monday, 3rd December Official programmes, Melbourne 1956 Olympic Souvenir Pictorial and Ex-Athletes' Club Olympic Celebration Banquet programme, plus invitation and entree card. Some autographs. Also The Games of the Sixteenth Olympiad Melbourne official soft cover souvenir book with faulty front cover.1956 Melbourne Olympics Athletics Saturday, 1st December, Boxing Saturday, 1st December with ringside ticket and Swimming Monday, 3rd December Official programmes, Melbourne 1956 Olympic Souvenir Pictorial and Ex-Athletes' Club Olympic Celebration Banquet programme, plus invitation and entree card. Some autographs. Also The Games of the Sixteenth Olympiad Melbourne official soft cover souvenir book with faulty front cover.
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National Bank Calenders.
431
Complete set of National Bank Calenders from 1958 to 1990 featuring early Australian Art. (32). VG condition.
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70
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1958, 1959, 1961 (5), 1963, 1964 (3), 1965 (11), 1966 (2), 1967 (5), 1968 (2), 1969, 1976 (2), 1977, 1980, 1982 (4), 1983, 1984, 1985 (2), 1990, 1993 (2), 1995, 1997 and 2001 National Bank Calenders featuring early Australian Art. (49). VG condition.
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Olympic Games.
433
Olympia 1936 Berlin Olympic Games volume 1 and 11 hardcover blue linen clothed books with photographs. Volume 1 with original dust jacket. Good condition.
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30
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Patriotic Badges.
434
1915-19 collection of 50 different attractive WWI Patriotic Badges including Gallipoli April 25th 1915 In Memory Of An Anzac 1919, Anniversary, 1919 Gallipoli Landing April 25th 1915, Merchant Navy Day 1/- Appeal, British War Tank Adelaide Sept 1918, Navy Day, Adelaide 'When You Are Ready, I Am', Capt. Ross Smith First Anglo-Australian Flight England Nov.12 - Australia Dec,1919, Cheer -Up Society S.A. America Day (6) and Oakbank Balhannah Repatriation 'Dorian' Queen of Sports. 1919. Several smaller types. Mainly VG condition.1915-19 collection of 50 different attractive WWI Patriotic Badges including Gallipoli April 25th 1915 In Memory Of An Anzac 1919, Anniversary, 1919 Gallipoli Landing April 25th 1915, Merchant Navy Day 1/- Appeal, British War Tank Adelaide Sept 1918, Navy Day, Adelaide 'When You Are Ready, I Am', Capt. Ross Smith First Anglo-Australian Flight England Nov.12 - Australia Dec,1919, Cheer -Up Society S.A. America Day (6) and Oakbank Balhannah Repatriation 'Dorian' Queen of Sports. 1919. Several smaller types. Mainly VG condition.
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435
Collection of 104 Patriotic, Commemorative and Appeals Badges from 1917 to 1974 including many early attractive badges and odd duplicate. Noted H.M.S. Renown Our Collection of 104 Patriotic, Commemorative and Appeals Badges from 1917 to 1974 including many early attractive badges and odd duplicate. Noted H.M.S. Renown Our "Digger" Prince Welcome 1920, 1922 Moonta Jubilee, Aeroplane Fair, Gawler Sept. 3 & 4, 1924, Hinkler Digger Souvenir 16 Days Famous Solo-Flight 1928 (silk), Motor Cycle Club of South Australia Easter Championship, Semaphore Carnival 1928, The Palace of Industry Adelaide, 1930, Gawler Balloon Fair July 30 & 31 and many more. Also WWII Female Relative badge with 2 stars, plus Rising Sun and RAAF badges. Mainly VG condition.
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Pocket Watches.
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1839 English Verge Fusee key wind Pocket Watch in Silver case in good working order with replacement key. The open faced silver case has an 1839 London mintmark JJ. Crystal has light scratching, but other than a slightest dent on the back of the outer silver case, is in excellent condition.
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425
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437
1908 Waltham model 1890 7 jewel pocket watch in attractive 15 carat gold case in excellent condition. Serial No 16297404. Appears to be in good working order. Includes a 33cm long 9 carat chain with T-Bar, weighing 13.48 grams, having an actual gold content of 5.05 grams.1908 Waltham model 1890 7 jewel pocket watch in attractive 15 carat gold case in excellent condition. Serial No 16297404. Appears to be in good working order. Includes a 33cm long 9 carat chain with T-Bar, weighing 13.48 grams, having an actual gold content of 5.05 grams.
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SANFL Football Club Badges; Central District Football Club.
438
1967, 1975 and 1978 Central District Football Club badges and 1976, 1979, 1980, 1981, 1982, 1983, 1984, 1985, 1986, 1987, 1988, 1989 and 1990 Central District Footballers Club badges, plus 1968 Central District Football Club Juniors (Tie Pin) badge. (17 badges). VG condition.1967, 1975 and 1978 Central District Football Club badges and 1976, 1979, 1980, 1981, 1982, 1983, 1984, 1985, 1986, 1987, 1988, 1989 and 1990 Central District Footballers Club badges, plus 1968 Central District Football Club Juniors (Tie Pin) badge. (17 badges). VG condition.
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SANFL Football Club Badges; Norwood Football Club.
439
1954, 1956, 1957, 1959, 1961, 1962, 1966, 1967 (Tie Pin), 1969, 1972, 1973, 1974, 1976, 1977, 1980, 1981, 1982, 1983, 1984, 1985 and 1990 Norwood Football Club badges, 1974-75, 1975-76, 1976-77, 1977-78 and 1978-79 Redlegs Club badges, 1878-1978 Redlegs 100 Years badge and 1984 Norwood Club badge. 1972, 1981, 1982, 1983 and 1984 Norwood Football Club are cuff-link type badges. (27 Badges). VG condition.1954, 1956, 1957, 1959, 1961, 1962, 1966, 1967 (Tie Pin), 1969, 1972, 1973, 1974, 1976, 1977, 1980, 1981, 1982, 1983, 1984, 1985 and 1990 Norwood Football Club badges, 1974-75, 1975-76, 1976-77, 1977-78 and 1978-79 Redlegs Club badges, 1878-1978 Redlegs 100 Years badge and 1984 Norwood Club badge. 1972, 1981, 1982, 1983 and 1984 Norwood Football Club are cuff-link type badges. (27 Badges). VG condition.
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SANFL Football Club Badges; Port Adelaide Football Club.
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1967, 1971, 1972, 1973, 1976 and 1978 Port Adelaide Football Club badges, 1966, 1967, 1968-69, 1969-70, 1970-71 (2, one without enamel), 1971-72, 1972, 1973-74, 1974-75, 1975-76, 1976-77, 1977-78, 1978-79, 1979-80, 1980-81, 1981-82, 1982-83, 1984, 1986 and 1988 Port Adelaide Footballers Club badges, 1974 and 1978 Port Adelaide Football Club Junior badges and 1981 Portonian badge. (30 badges). VG condition.1967, 1971, 1972, 1973, 1976 and 1978 Port Adelaide Football Club badges, 1966, 1967, 1968-69, 1969-70, 1970-71 (2, one without enamel), 1971-72, 1972, 1973-74, 1974-75, 1975-76, 1976-77, 1977-78, 1978-79, 1979-80, 1980-81, 1981-82, 1982-83, 1984, 1986 and 1988 Port Adelaide Footballers Club badges, 1974 and 1978 Port Adelaide Football Club Junior badges and 1981 Portonian badge. (30 badges). VG condition.
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425
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SANFL Football Club Badges; South Adelaide Football Club.
441
1971-72, 1972-73, 1973-74, 1976, 1977, 1979, 1980, 1981, 1982, 1983, 1984, 1985, 1987 and 1988 South Adelaide Footballers Club badges, plus 1957? (clip on date missing) and 1972 South Adelaide Football Club badges. (16 badges). VG condition.1971-72, 1972-73, 1973-74, 1976, 1977, 1979, 1980, 1981, 1982, 1983, 1984, 1985, 1987 and 1988 South Adelaide Footballers Club badges, plus 1957? (clip on date missing) and 1972 South Adelaide Football Club badges. (16 badges). VG condition.
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1973, 1974, 1975, 1976, 1983, 1986, 1987 and 1988 South Adelaide Football Club Members badges and 1974, 1976, 1979, 1980, 1982, 1983, 1984, 1986, 1987, 1988, 1989, 1990 and 1991 South Adelaide Footballers Club badges, plus Panther Club badge. (22 badges). VG condition.1973, 1974, 1975, 1976, 1983, 1986, 1987 and 1988 South Adelaide Football Club Members badges and 1974, 1976, 1979, 1980, 1982, 1983, 1984, 1986, 1987, 1988, 1989, 1990 and 1991 South Adelaide Footballers Club badges, plus Panther Club badge. (22 badges). VG condition.
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SANFL Football Club Badges; Sturt Football Club.
443
1958, 1970, 1972, 1973, 1975, 1977 and 1984 Sturt Football Club badges, plus 1976 Sturt Football Club 500 Club badge. (8 badges). VG condition.1958, 1970, 1972, 1973, 1975, 1977 and 1984 Sturt Football Club badges, plus 1976 Sturt Football Club 500 Club badge. (8 badges). VG condition.
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SANFL Football Club Badges; West Adelaide Football Club.
444
1948, 1952, 1953, 1954, 1957, 1958, 1960, 1967, 1969, 1970, 1971, 1972, 1973, 1974, 1977, 1979 and 1984 West Adelaide Football Club badges, 1961, 1966, 1970 and 1971 West Adelaide Football Club Junior badges and 1980, 1987 and 1995 West Adelaide Footballers Club badges. (24 badges). VG condition.1948, 1952, 1953, 1954, 1957, 1958, 1960, 1967, 1969, 1970, 1971, 1972, 1973, 1974, 1977, 1979 and 1984 West Adelaide Football Club badges, 1961, 1966, 1970 and 1971 West Adelaide Football Club Junior badges and 1980, 1987 and 1995 West Adelaide Footballers Club badges. (24 badges). VG condition.
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SANFL Football Club Badges; West Torrens Football Club.
445
1951, 1962, 1963, 1964, 1965, 1966, 1969, 1969, 1970, 1971 and 1972 West Torrens Football Club badges, plus 1975 West Torrens Football Club Junior badge. (12 badges). VG condition.1951, 1962, 1963, 1964, 1965, 1966, 1969, 1969, 1970, 1971 and 1972 West Torrens Football Club badges, plus 1975 West Torrens Football Club Junior badge. (12 badges). VG condition.
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SANFL Football Club Badges; Woodville Football Club.
446
1967, 1969, 1972, 1974, 1975, 1976, 1978 and 1980 Woodville Football Club badges, plus 1984, 1985, 1986 and 1988 Woodville Footballers Club badges. (12 badges). VG condition.1967, 1969, 1972, 1974, 1975, 1976, 1978 and 1980 Woodville Football Club badges, plus 1984, 1985, 1986 and 1988 Woodville Footballers Club badges. (12 badges). VG condition.
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Telegrams.
447
Collection of 118 Telegram Forms and 68 Envelopes unused from 1942 to 1974 with a useful range of illustrated commemorative issues, including Mothers Day, Easter Greetings, Congratulations, Anzac Day Greetings, Christmas & New Year Greetings and Social Telegrams, many with matching envelopes, plus a couple of non PMG items. Odd fault, otherwise an excellent and attractive lot, with variable duplication.Collection of 118 Telegram Forms and 68 Envelopes unused from 1942 to 1974 with a useful range of illustrated commemorative issues, including Mothers Day, Easter Greetings, Congratulations, Anzac Day Greetings, Christmas & New Year Greetings and Social Telegrams, many with matching envelopes, plus a couple of non PMG items. Odd fault, otherwise an excellent and attractive lot, with variable duplication.
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Tobacco Tins.
448
Selection of 55 old Australian Tobacco tins and boxes including Country Life, Temple Bar, Capstan, State Express, Log Cabin and more. Some duplication. Mixed condition, but many G/VG.
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449
Selection of 20 old Australian Tobacco tins including Smile Away, Union Leader, Briggs, Main Top, Edgworth, Town Talk, Lucky Hit, Wild Woodbine, Melrose (cardboard), Grenadier, Havelock and more. Mixed condition, but many G/VG.
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450
Large selection of 95 different Great Britain Tobacco tins, plus 5 Tobacco boxes including Ardath Tobacco Co "Chief Whip", J & F. Bell "Three Nuns", Cope's "Bond of Union" "High Card", "Old Mill", "Peal O' Bells", "England's Best", Murray Sons & Co Ltd "Peerage", "Island Queen". Churchman's "No 1", Cavanders "Army Club", Gallaher's "Park Drive", Major Drapkin & Co "The Greys", Ogden's "Walnut Plug", "St. Bruno" (2oz, 4oz and 1lb), "St. Julien", W & F. Faulkner "Tom Long", C. Fryer & Sons "Fryer's Special", Strathmore Tobacco Co "Strathmore", The United Tobacco Co "C To C Rhodesian", "Herald", Wills "Bulwark", "Gold Flake", "Woodbine", "The Three Castles", Savory's "Baby's Bottom" and many more. Circa mainly 1940's. Mostly F/VG condition.
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Trinket Box.
451
Antique Silver Plated Trinket box with intricate pattern on the lid and sides, measuring 62mm x 61mm x 25mm stamped on base "The Van Bergh S.P. Co., Rochester, N.Y. Quadruple Plate" and 109. The Van Bergh company traded from 1892 until 1926. Also old Fob watch.
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