Sale FS18; Lot: 0689: A Chinese bronze ritual libation vessel, in archaic style with pointed spout and two finials, the body cast with a band of taotie masks, scrolls and geometric patterns, on tall tripod legs, Qianlong seal mark and probably of the period, 17cm high.

Sale: FS18 (24 Apr 2013)
Auction Lot: 0689
Estimate: £200-£400
Realised: £6,200
A Chinese bronze ritual libation vessel, in archaic style with pointed spout and two finials, the body cast with a band of taotie masks, scrolls and geometric patterns, on tall ...

Sale FS18; Lot: 0756: ADAMS, Dudley (1762-1830) a pair of Regency 12 ins terrestrial and celestial table globes the terrestrial globe inscribed 'This new globe of the Earth correctly laid down according to ye best observations & latest discoveries, Dudley Adams, Fleet Street, London, 1807', the gores hand coloured in outline, marking the tracks of the second and third voyages of James Cook and Anson's voyage; the celestial globe inscribed 'This new celestial globe containing all ye Southern Constellations lately observed at the Cape of Good Hope and all the stars in Flamstead's British Catalogue, Dudley Adams, Fleet Street, London 1809. The gores decorated with constellation figures, named in Latin and English, mounted on mahogany tripod stands, the legs united by an undertier incorporating a compass, 2ft (61cm) high.

Sale: FS18 (24 Apr 2013)
Auction Lot: 0756
Estimate: £7,000-£10,000
Realised: £22,000
ADAMS, Dudley (1762-1830) a pair of Regency 12 ins terrestrial and celestial table globes the terrestrial globe inscribed 'This new globe of the Earth correctly laid down according to ye ...

Sale FS17; Lot: 0686: A Chinese bronze tripod censer of compressed baluster form with flattened rim and 'eared' loop handles, cast seal mark, 19cm wide.

Sale: FS17 (29 Jan 2013)
Auction Lot: 0686
Estimate: £500-£700
Realised: £9,200
A Chinese bronze tripod censer of compressed baluster form with flattened rim and 'eared' loop handles, cast seal mark, 19cm wide.

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Our salerooms are easily accessible from the rest of the United Kingdom by road (M5 and A30) and by rail (with Exeter St David's and Exeter Central stations only minutes away from our auction rooms).

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Okehampton Street, Exeter

Upper Saleroom at Okehampton Street in Exeter (Devon)

Our Okehampton Street saleroom complex in Exeter was purpose-built in the shell of an old paper mill in the city and expanded into adjoining premises in 2013. We now hold all of our sales at this site in Exeter.

Bearnes Hampton & Littlewood
St Edmund's Court
Okehampton Street
Exeter
Devon
EX4 1DU

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