Garnet Campbell (Garth) Chester (1915-1968) dining suite
a teak laminate dining table with bent steel rod 'spanlegs' (1350 x 800 x 700mm) and four dining chairs with vinyl upholstered seats and backs on bent steel rod legs and single rod back spine. The table with chamfered edge, original label affixed (Designed and Made by Garth Chester Ltd, 32 France Street, Auckland). The suite purchased by our vendors parents c.1962 from the France Street address (now Mercury Lane). An earlier variant of this table and the three legged 'bikini' chairs in Te Papa's collection.
A four-section oak library bookcase
'The Lebus Bookcase' in the manner of Globe Wernicke with raised gallery to the top, and original brass label to each panel. 880 x 360 x 1530mm. EST.
LARGE MASON'S "REGENCY" DINNER SERVICE
A French fruitwood table
two drawers with cup handles to the front, turned legs (one leg AF). 1800 x 690 and 740mm,
A 19thC mahogany twin pedestal sideboard
the shaped back on an oblong top with three frieze drawers above two arched doored pedestals, the right one with a cellarette drawer. 1430 x 530 x 1350mm.
R/ALBERT OCR 21PC TEA SET
A Regency flap top table
raised on turned column and quadruped base, brass paw feet and brass casters. 910 x 450 x 700mm.
DARK BROWN REINDEER HIDE 110 X 94CM
2 ANTIQUE GOLD CRUCIBLES, 10 CUPELS, SCALES & IRON ORE CRUSHING BALL
V.LGE GOLD CRUCIBLE + 2 SMALLER; SCALES, 10 CUPELS, ORE CRUSH BALL & PICKHEAD
DARK BROWN REINDEER HIDE 110 X 111CM
3 ANTIQUE GOLD CRUCIBLES, 9 CUPELS; IRON ORE CRUSHING BALL & 3 SML EARTHENWARE DISHES
SILVER/BROWN REINDEER HIDE (AF) 110 X 97CM
3 VINTAGE DOLLS & PARASOL
TAG HEUER GENT'S WATCH
CRYSTAL CHEESE DISH & NAPKINS
LGE ANTIQUE GOLD CRUCIBLE, 2 SMALLER, 10 CUPELS & GOLD LADLE
BRASS TRAY OF COLLECTABLES
19THC PINE HOPE CHEST 100 X 50 X 44CM
A late Victorian sterling silver buckle
the frame profusely decorated with florals with a bearded face to each end. Chester 1899.