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30th September 2010 - Sporting Sale

Collection of Rare Leeds Utd Football programmes.


Lot 166 - Leeds United 1940's wartime home programmes v Halifax Town 11/12/43,
Gateshead 9/12/44 and Sheffield United 12/5/45. Good condition.
Estimate: £120-150 Hammer: £644.00



Lot 167 - Leeds United 1943 home programmes v Sunderland (4th Sept.) and
Gateshead (9th Oct.). Good condition.
Estimate: £80-100 Hammer: £621.00

Lot 168 - Leeds United 1943 home programmes v Newcastle (20th March) and
Bradford P.A. (3rd April). Good condition.
Estimate: £80-100 Hammer: £644.00

Lot 169 - Leeds United 1942 home programmes v Gateshead (19th Sept) and v
Newcastle (3rd October). Good condition.
Estimate: £80-100 Hammer: £644.00

Lot 170 - Leeds United 1942 home programmes v Middlesbrough 9th May & 29th
August. Good condition
Estimate: £80-100 Hammer: £621.00


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3rd August 2010 - Music Sale

Original Lyrics to LA Woman by Jim Morrisson



Lot 300. The Doors, Jim Morrison. A yellow sheet of lined A4 paper with an original handwritten part lyrics for the song LA Woman. This studio/gig copy was written & used by Morrison while recording their 1971 album LA Woman, this being the band's sixth and last studio album before his death in July 1971. Written in blue pen with Biro doodles to left side. Initialled J - M / Doors - Morrison and entitle LA Woman. Formally exhibited in the Hard Rock Cafe, New York. Originally purchased by the vendor from Russ Estes who was a friend of Jim's and Manager of the Birds in the 60's this comes with a letter from Russ Estes & The Hard Rock cafe.  SOLD FOR £14,950.00



Original Beales Photo Album



Lot 196 The Beatles, A unique fans personal album collection containing 50+ unreleased colour & black & white photos. Featuring pictures of John, Ringo & George in there houses and gardens with partners and children. These were taken by the vendor & here friend on their visits to the lads homes in the South Of England in the 1960s. Also a Fab magazine page showing the houses, plus an envelope with John, George & Ringo's address written by the vendor & obtained from Paul on their visit to his London home. SOLD WITH COPYRIGHT FOR £7,560.00




20th July 2010

Lot 295, Oriental 19c Kangxi, blue & white dish with six character mark signature, central panel depicting the Rotterdam Riot , approx 8" diameter. Sold for £2010 against an estimate £100 - 150


15th December 2009

Lot 500, a very rare French cabinet sold for £35,000 plus premium


24th November 2009

Lot 26, an incredibly rare Oriental Pot sold for £46,500 plus premium


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Postcard - Football - Reading FC, Players 1919/20 showing individual oval head & shoulder player portraits (unused, gd) Est £30-50 sold for £80

Postcards - Military - modern album containing 160 cards, including VC's, Highland Regiments, Patriotic etc., mostly coloured / artist drawn Est £80-120 sold for £260


Cigarette Cards Lot 1

Once again we were able to include a fineselection of cigarette & trade cards, from single items to collections.Among the highlights are a rare set of Slade & Bullock, Modern Inventions,several sets of the sought-after Whitbread Inn Signs and a good number ofsingle cards including several rare Taddy issues

Trade cards - Slade & Bullock - Modern Inventions (set, 25 cards) (2 fair, rest gd/vg) Est £100-150 sold for £210



A diverse stamp section offers Worldwide interest from GB & Commonwealth through to unusual USA Pony Express issues and early Brazilian 'Bulls Eyes'.Illustrated Lot 149 fine used 1840 pair of penny blacks, stated to be plate two, four good margins but a hint of corner crease and tiny thin but does not detract

Estimate £100-120 sold for £70


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