Mid 20th Century

Mid 20th Century items relate to the post-1940s era and the birth of Retro and Vintage items in the 1950’s through to the 60s and 70s. 

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Lalique France

This is a stunning and quite substantial sculpture by Lalique Titled Gregoire this clear and frosted glass Toad has quality written all over itAt nearly 1kg in weight standing 8cm

£275

$353 €309

Campbell-Stokes Sunshine Recorder by Casella c.1959 from Richard Twort

A stunning unused Instrument This is a MK3B Campbell Stokes sunshine recorder signed by the manufacturer Casella London This instrument is manufactured from gunmetal brass was issued to

£1,975

$2,536 €2,220

Campbell-Stokes Sunshine Recorder by Casella c.1965 from Richard Twort

This is a MK3C Campbell Stokes sunshine recorder of standard form signed by Casella London Suitable for latitudes 45 65Has been in use but in excellent conditionA quantity of

£775

$995 €871

Campbell-Stokes Sunshine Recorder by Casella c.1955 from Richard Twort

This is a MK3A British Meteorological Office Campbell Stokes standard sunshine recorder signed by the manufacturer Casella London This sturdy instrument consists of a heavy gunmetal base framework with

£1,245

$1,599 €1,400

Joan Gillchrest Oil Painting on Board Framed and Glazed Titled

This is an original oil painting on board by renowned Cornish artist Joan Gillchrest Presented on a double mount in a modern black painted wooden frame behind glass A stunning

£1,950

$2,504 €2,192

Campbell-Stokes Sunshine Recorder by Casella, London from Richard Twort

Another stunning unused Instrument This is a MK3C Campbell Stokes sunshine recorder signed by the manufacturer Casella London This instrument is manufactured from gunmetal brass it has never

£1,975

$2,536 €2,220

Campbell-Stokes Sunshine Recorder by Casella, London from Richard Twort

This is a Mk3C Campbell Stokes sunshine recorder of standard form signed by Casella London Suitable for latitudes 45 65Has been in use but in excellent conditionA quantity of

£875

$1,123 €984

Campbell-Stokes Sunshine Recorder by Casella c.1965 from Richard Twort

This is a MK3C Campbell Stokes sunshine recorder of standard form signed by Casella London Suitable for latitudes 45 65 Has been in use but in excellent conditionA quantity

£775

$995 €871

Oil Painting

Offered for sale is this oil painting in panel St Ives Harbour by Frank Jameson 1899 - 1968 Signed circa 1950 size is the frame size

£2,450

$3,146 €2,754

Campbell-Stokes Sunshine Recorder c.1965 from Richard Twort

This is a European Campbell Stokes sunshine recorder This instrument consists of a cast metal bowl pedestal surrounding the solid glass sphere This particular instrument is for temperate latitudes

£550

$706 €618

Jordan’s Sunshine Recorder by Casella, London c.1960 from Richard Twort

These are two Jordan pattern sunshine recorders manufactured by Casella London with a single cylinder having two pinholes a detachable lid A quantity of sensitized recording charts will be

£125

$160 €141

Sunshine Recorder – Actinograph c.1950 from Richard Twort

This is a prototype bimetallic actinograph which records radiation from the sun can also be used to record the hours of sunshine It was originally designed by the British

£450

$578 €506

Pair of Os Du Mouton Stools for Re-Upholstery from Harmony Antiques

These are a shapely pair of mid 20th Century French os du mouton stools for re-upholstery

£195

$250 €219

Sunshine Recorder – Actinograph Fuess, Berlin from Richard Twort

This is a bimetallic actinograph manufactured by R Fuess of Berlin which records radiation from the sun can also be used to record the hours of sunshine For more

£575

$738 €646

Sunshine Recorder – Actinograph RW Munro from Richard Twort

This Bimetallic Actinograph was designed by the British Meteorological Office records the shortwave radiation received from the sun sky on a horizontal surface The movement operates using sensitive

£1,850

$2,375 €2,080

Sunshine Recorder by Belfort Instruments Maryland USA from Richard Twort

Known as a recording pyrheliometer or Actinograph this instrument accurately records the strength of the sun over a seven day period Driven by a clockwork mechanism the 120mm diameter drum

£650

$835 €731

337cm Long Oak Extending Dining Table from Harmony Antiques

Offered for sale is this shapely mid 20th Century French oak extending draw leaf dining table measuring 337 cm long when extended

£1,250

$1,605 €1,405

Gordon Russell Oak Desk Dated 1953 Air Ministry from Antique Furniture Direct

A vintage oak two drawer desk or side table by Gordon Russell of Broadway stamped and dated 1953 A stylish mid-century piece in English Cotswold School design a good size

£395

$507 €444

9ct MOP Seed Pearl Stud Cufflinks. from Jonathan Green Antiques Ltd

A very smart set of 9ct MOP seed pearl stud cufflinks Octagon shape In a fitted box Super gift for a gentleman

£550

$706 €618

Painted Vintage Dome-Top Bookcase from Daniel Clark Furniture

An attractive vintage dome-top bookcase with cupboard doors in the base There is plenty of useful storage space here it is a well-made and useful item of furniture circa 1950s

£150

$193 €169

Brass Scallop Shell Dish c.1950 from Antiquesaddictive

Offered for sale is this heavy Scallop Shell dish which is approximately 110mm in diameter and 30mm high off table

£38

$49 €43