The Story of Hungerford B2 Original, quality, hard bound copy of "The Story of Hungerford in Berkshire" by 'W.H.Summers' and edited by 'Harold Peake M.A., F.S.A.' Published in 1926. 167 pages of text, complete and in good order. One of the two published authorities on Hungerford.
7.75" x 5.5" x 0.75".
Click on photo for larger and other views. Price: £45.00 Hungerford Beer Bottle BJ174 Original, quality pre-war pint sized green glass beer bottle with the original screw in composition stopper. The front is embossed "T.E. Crook Hungerford", a small brewery that was in the High Street in the building now occupied by "Swift dry cleaners" next to the Town Hall. Difficult to find Hungerford bottles now. This clean example has a minor chip to the base but otherwise is complete and in good order.
10.5" tall including stopper.
3" base diam.
Click on photo for larger and other view. Price: £34.00 Oakes Bros Hungerford Nameplate NP338 Original, quality pre-war cast aluminium nameplate detailing Oakes Bros Ltd Agents Hungerford. This local example has two countersunk screw holes for mounting and has been cleaned and lacquered. All is complete and in good order.
4.5" x 1 1/8" x 0.25".
Click on photo for larger and other view. Price: £45.00 John Platt of Hungerford Flagon SJ277 Original, quality late 19th century huge, two tone glazed stoneware flagon with straight sides, a spout to the top and a strap handle to the rear. This good local example is transfer printed to the shoulder for the supplier of the original contents "John Platt, Brewer & Spirit Merchant Hungerford" impressed '3' and for the manufacturer of the flagon "Price of Bristol". Complete and in good order.
18" tall x 9.75" diam.
Click on photo for larger and other views. Price: £135.00