28 May 2016

 
  

May 26, 2016 - Filed under: Antiques News — Harriet

The owner of a rare antique vase was shocked when the item sold at auction for double the estimated value.

The vase had belonged to (more…)

May 18, 2016 - Filed under: Auctions — Mark

A rare British penny bearing the head of King George V has recently sold for double its pre-sale estimate, through Baldwin’s auctioneers.

The 1933 penny is the (more…)

May 11, 2016 - Filed under: Antiques News — Mark

A Devon-based Restoration specialist has told The Irish Post about a valuable piece of jewellery he recently discovered while (more…)

May 5, 2016 - Filed under: Antique Tables — Harriet

Auctioneers at Perth-based Lindsay Burns and Company were shocked when a rare antique dining table sold for far more than the original estimate.

The pre-sale estimate on (more…)

April 26, 2016 - Filed under: Auctions — David

A rare 16th-Century Bible surprised auctioneers when it sold for five times the original estimate.

The book, dating back to 1579, was (more…)

April 19, 2016 - Filed under: Auctions — Mark

A rare bronze statue of the childhood favourite Peter Pan has sold at an auction in Edinburgh for twice its (more…)

April 12, 2016 - Filed under: Antique Toys — David

The owner of an antique Alfa Romeo toy car was left in shock following its sale for an eye-watering £13,640 at an auction on (more…)

April 6, 2016 - Filed under: Antiques on TV — Harriet

Football fans around the country may have been interested in a recent episode of BBC’s Antiques Roadshow, as the (more…)

March 28, 2016 - Filed under: Auctions — Harriet

A 16th century bible, thought to have been owned by the High Sheriff of Elizabeth I, is due to be auctioned by Moore Allen & Innocent in April.

The Elizabethan bible is consists of five volumes, and is inscribed in the first with (more…)

March 21, 2016 - Filed under: Antiques News — Harriet

According to research conducted by Direct Line, one person in six has donated an item to charity or a friend, only to discover later on that it was valuable.

Millions of people are (more…)

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