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May 28, 2015 - Filed under: Antiques on TV — David

The great-grandson of a mill manager in Russia was told that a pendant handed down to him was worth at least £5,000.

The great-grandson of John Bolton, who was also known as Ivan, had taken the jewellery along to (more…)

May 21, 2015 - Filed under: Auctions — Mark

A number of Chinese antiques that were discovered at a house in Shropshire recently sold for three times their estimated value.

An ingot form box and cover dating to the Qing Dynasty was sold during Asian Art Week for (more…)

May 14, 2015 - Filed under: Auctions — Harriet

An antique sofa that could possibly be the largest made during the Victorian era is due to be auctioned later this month.

Measuring more than 14-feet long, the settee will be long enough to (more…)

May 8, 2015 - Filed under: Antique Desks — Richard

The desk and chair at which Charles Dickens produced some of his classic novels has been purchased by a museum.

The antique furniture was purchased by the London-based Charles Dickens Museum for a little over (more…)

April 30, 2015 - Filed under: Antiques News — David

Paul Atterbury, who regularly features on the Antiques Roadshow, recently hosted an event for Weymouth Lifeboat Station.

The fundraiser took place at Weymouth Pavilion on 16th April, where Atterbury delivered (more…)

April 23, 2015 - Filed under: Auctions — Richard

Antiques with an estimated value of around £100,000 belonging to the actor Robert Hardy have recently gone under the hammer.

The veteran actor is downsizing his home and has been forced to sell (more…)

April 16, 2015 - Filed under: Antiques on TV — Harriet

The life story of a woman who was held in a Great Yarmouth workhouse was the focus of a BBC2 TV show recently.

Antiques Roadshow Detectives is a new programme that offers a more (more…)

April 9, 2015 - Filed under: Auctions — Mark

An 18th-century manor is set to auction off some of its collection of valuable antiques in order to secure the future of the property.

Castle Howard in North Yorkshire boasts stunning architecture, gardens and, of course (more…)

April 2, 2015 - Filed under: Antiques News — David

Around 12 tonnes of brass items that had been in storage for decades have been valued at around £2m.

The collection of items, which includes some antiques, is made up of (more…)

March 26, 2015 - Filed under: Antiques on TV — Richard

The community of Barnard Castle recently saw hundreds of people arrive in the town, as filming commenced for the latest series of Flog It!, a popular BBC TV series.

Members of the public queued at the town’s Bowes Museum with various items, waiting to see (more…)

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