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July 27, 2015 - Filed under: Auctions — David

Dealers and collectors in France and the UK took part in a fierce bidding war, to become the new owner of (more…)

July 20, 2015 - Filed under: Antiques on TV — David

Bolsover Castle welcomed about 3,000 people as filming started for an episode of (more…)

July 13, 2015 - Filed under: Auctions — Mark

The Howard family were pleasantly surprised when selected antiques and art work sold for (more…)

July 6, 2015 - Filed under: Auctions — David

An antique dealer recently discovered a rare and valuable time piece at an auction in Yorkshire, and plans to use the proceeds to (more…)

June 30, 2015 - Filed under: Auctions — Harriet

A lamp used by Florence Nightingale has recently sold at auction for an amount that astounded both auctioneers and experts.

The 150-year-old lamp is (more…)

June 23, 2015 - Filed under: Auctions — David

A collection of medals belonging to a wartime hero have recently been sold for more than twice their original sale estimate.

The commendations awarded to RAF Squadron Leader Joseph Berry had been (more…)

June 16, 2015 - Filed under: Antiques News,Auctions — Richard

A house record was recently achieved when a rare Helsinki 1952 Olympic Games torch was sold by sports specialist Graham Budd.

The Olympic torch was (more…)

June 10, 2015 - Filed under: Auctions — Harriet

Despite being in less than perfect condition, a ceramic female figurine has exceeded all expectations after it sold at auction for £1m following a bidding war among eager buyers.

According to the head of the Chinese Ceramics and (more…)

June 4, 2015 - Filed under: Antiques News — Richard

A keen eyed jeweller saved a valuable piece of jewellery from being sold as scrap, after realising that it could be extremely rare.

The pendant was originally discovered around 30 years ago in a garden in Buckinghamshire. However, its (more…)

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…)

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