The owner of a bronze statue from China has been left surprised, as the item sold for a sum 25 times greater than its estimated value.
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A rare silver bowl made during the 17th Century has turned up in Essex after being lost for 50 years.
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A rare Rolex watch, bought for the owner by his wife, was recently sold at auction for an unexpectedly high value.
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A Chinese antique has sold for a six-figure fee after being mistakenly used as a lamp by the owners for years.
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A vase bought at a car boot sale may sell at auction for thousands of pounds, after it was revealed that it is actually worth £30,000.
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A valuable ring discovered by a metal detector enthusiast was almost discarded as costume jewellery when it was found in a muddy field.
Lee Rossiter, 43, became (more…)
A London auctioneer company was stunned when five posy rings appeared in its auction last month.
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A rare oak livery cupboard was recently sold at auction in London, standing out among other pieces of oak furniture. It featured a number of (more…)
A collection of antique teapots has recently been sold at auction for over four times the estimated value.
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A silversmith from Davenham, Cheshire left one expert on Antiques Roadshow astounded recently, when she revealed two diamond cutting machines on the show.
Yvonne Chadderton had (more…)