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Absentee bids accepted until Tuesday, 22 November 2022

Auction date Tuesday, 22 November 2022 13:00 - 17:00 GMT

This sale includes natural history, large fossils, impressive minerals and taxidermy

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All the fish (Lots 1-68) come from the celebrated collection which for many years decorated the famous Flowerpot Inn near Henley.  This Inn was a mecca for those interested in fishing as it was situated just a few yards from a beautiful stretch of the River Thames and contained a very extensive collection of preserved fish trophies.  Those interested, can find a variety of videos on You Tube by searching for The Flowerpot near Henley. Click here for two of the most informative videos featuring the collection


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Lot 25 Sold
An early stuffed pike
probably by Sanders
dated 1894
45cm high by 112…
Natural History, Taxidermy, Fishing
Hammer price: £400
Estimate: £300 - £500
22 November 2022
22 November 2022
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Lot 26 Sold
A stuffed carp by Homer
with unusual “Homers” label
37cm high by 82cm…
William Frederick Homer (1869 -1957)Although many fish taxidermist rose to prominence, it was…
Hammer price: £360
Estimate: £400 - £600
22 November 2022
22 November 2022
Lot title photo
Lot 27 Sold
A stuffed trout by Homer
with Homer label
dated 1954
35cm high by 77cm…
Natural History, Taxidermy, Fishing
Hammer price: £380
Estimate: £350 - £450
22 November 2022
22 November 2022
Lot title photo
Lot 28 Sold
A stuffed pike by Homer
with Homer label
dated 1913
(repainted)
41cm…
Natural History, Taxidermy, Fishing
Hammer price: £500
Estimate: £350 - £500
22 November 2022
22 November 2022
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Lot 29 Sold
A stuffed chub by Homer
with Homer label
dated 1909
35cm high by 65cm…
Natural History, Taxidermy, Fishing
Hammer price: £580
Estimate: £300 - £500
22 November 2022
22 November 2022
Lot title photo
Lot 30 Sold
A stuffed Roach
with Homer label
dated 1912
(restorations)
31cm…
Natural History, Taxidermy, Fishing
Hammer price: £300
Estimate: £200 - £300
22 November 2022
22 November 2022
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Lot 31 Sold
A stuffed bream by Homer
with Homer label
dated 1923
34cm high by 55cm…
Natural History, Taxidermy, Fishing
Hammer price: £320
Estimate: £300 - £500
22 November 2022
22 November 2022
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Lot 32 Sold
A stuffed golden carp by Homer
dated 1933
39cm high by 77cm wide
Natural History, Taxidermy, Fishing
Hammer price: £550
Estimate: £650 - £850
22 November 2022
22 November 2022
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Lot 33 Sold
A stuffed Roach by Homer
with Homer label
dated 1923
30cm high by…
Natural History, Taxidermy, Fishing
Hammer price: £300
Estimate: £300 - £500
22 November 2022
22 November 2022
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Lot 34 Sold
Three stuffed perch by Gibson
with Homer label
dated 1914
50cm high by 87cm…
Natural History, Taxidermy, Fishing
Hammer price: £650
Estimate: £650 - £850
22 November 2022
22 November 2022
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Lot 35 Sold
A stuffed chub by Barnes
with W Barnes label
dated 1910
39cm high by…
Natural History, Taxidermy, Fishing
Hammer price: £200
Estimate: £300 - £500
22 November 2022
22 November 2022
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Lot 36 Sold
An early Victorian stuffed pike
with label for the “International Fisheries…
Natural History, Taxidermy, Fishing
Hammer price: £180
Estimate: £150 - £250
22 November 2022
22 November 2022
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Lot 37 Sold
A stuffed chub
with J Ponchaud label
dated 1916
40cm high by by…
Natural History, Taxidermy, Fishing
Hammer price: £350
Estimate: £350 - £500
22 November 2022
22 November 2022
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Lot 38 Unsold
A stuffed rudd
with George Herd Norwich label to case
39cm high…
Natural History, Taxidermy, Fishing
Estimate: £150 - £250
22 November 2022
22 November 2022
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Lot 39 Sold
A cast dace
with hand written label dated 1911
28cm high by…
Natural History, Taxidermy, Fishing
Hammer price: £150
Estimate: £150 - £250
22 November 2022
22 November 2022
Lot title photo
Lot 40 Unsold
A stuffed tench
with Stanley Mead Henley on Thames label
Natural History, Taxidermy, Fishing
Estimate: £200 - £300
22 November 2022
22 November 2022
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Lot 41 Unsold
An early stuffed chub
recased
with hand written label 'Chub Sonning…
Natural History, Taxidermy, Fishing
Estimate: £150 - £250
22 November 2022
22 November 2022
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Lot 42 Sold
A stuffed tench
with A Bond label
dated 1981
42cm high by 63cm…
Natural History, Taxidermy, Fishing
Hammer price: £220
Estimate: £200 - £300
22 November 2022
22 November 2022
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Lot 43 Sold
A stuffed dace
with label '1lb 2ozs' and capture details
dated…
Natural History, Taxidermy, Fishing
Hammer price: £170
Estimate: £150 - £250
22 November 2022
22 November 2022
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Lot 44 Sold
A stuffed pike
modern
by A Hall
dated 1991
45cm high by 126cm…
Natural History, Taxidermy, Fishing
Hammer price: £900
Estimate: £600 - £800
22 November 2022
22 November 2022
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Lot 45 Sold
A stuffed zander
with A Hall label
dated 1993
37cm high by 82cm…
Natural History, Taxidermy, Fishing
Hammer price: £450
Estimate: £350 - £500
22 November 2022
22 November 2022
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Lot 46 Sold
A stuffed pike
modern
with A Hall label
weight approx 45lb …
Although this pike is big enough to have been included in Fred Buller's celebrated book 'The…
Hammer price: £850
Estimate: £500 - £800
22 November 2022
22 November 2022
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Lot 47 Sold
A roach / rudd hybrid by A Hall
dated 1995
33cm high by 59cm wide
Natural History, Taxidermy, Fishing
Hammer price: £190
Estimate: £100 - £200
22 November 2022
22 November 2022
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Lot 48 Sold
A rudd / chub hybrid
by A Hall
dated 1995
33cm high by 66cm wide
Natural History, Taxidermy, Fishing
Hammer price: £140
Estimate: £100 - £200
22 November 2022
22 November 2022

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