An old miners’ lamp found in a box of old metal was recently sold at a Cotswold auction after being spotted by an expert.
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Two rare antique vases discovered during a routine valuation have recently sold for millions at auction after their significance to 18th-Century China was revealed.
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Asian art discovered in Southport demonstrated the strength of the antiques market for quality items at a recent two-day auction.
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Two pots that had previously been used as tea caddies turned out to be 200-year-old Chinese pieces.
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A Chinese sleeper was recently sold at auction, shocking the experts as it sold for a record-breaking amount.
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A Faberge cutlery set with links to the Russian monarchy is due to be auctioned this week.
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An experimental glass penny has recently sold at a Florida auction for more than twice its original estimated value, thanks to a highly competitive bidding battle.
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A Chinese altar vase, which had been used for ceremonial purposes in temples and palaces, has recently been sold at auction (more…)
An auction to be held in Cumbria during February will feature a letter handwritten by Beatrix Heelis, the married name of author, Beatrix Potter.
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A gold coin originally discovered by a couple who were walking their dog, is to be sold at auction in January, by a relative of the owners.
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