This month, Christie’s in New York sold the Salvator Mundi painting of Christ by Leonardo da Vinci for $400m. After the (more…)
An antiques expert on the BBC programme Antiques Road Trip bought a camera for £60 and sold it at auction for a record £20,000.
In the programme, antiques (more…)
A Koloman Gloser glass bought at a Derbyshire charity shop for 99p is being sold at auction in (more…)
A rare banner stored in a charity shop for more than 10 years, has been sold at auction for a surprising amount.
On June 20, a rare (more…)
A collection of books sent in to Thomson Roddick auctioneers caused a huge sensation, as one of the experts found a (more…)
Two stone heads found a new owner as they sold for a surprising amount at a recent auction.
The heads are believed to (more…)
An old miners’ lamp found in a box of old metal was recently sold at a Cotswold auction after being spotted by an expert.
Auctioneer Philip Allwood saw the (more…)
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.
Jeremy Morgan, an (more…)
Asian art discovered in Southport demonstrated the strength of the antiques market for quality items at a recent two-day auction.
Two items in particular attracted interest from (more…)
Two pots that had previously been used as tea caddies turned out to be 200-year-old Chinese pieces.
The tea caddies had (more…)