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March 22, 2017 - Filed under: Auctions — Richard

Two pots that had previously been used as tea caddies turned out to be 200-year-old Chinese pieces.

The tea caddies had (more…)

March 14, 2017 - Filed under: Antiques News — David

A marble flowerpot discovered in the gardens of Blenheim Palace has turned out to be a Roman coffin.

The flowerpot has been used for the (more…)

March 8, 2017 - Filed under: Auctions — Mark

A Chinese sleeper was recently sold at auction, shocking the experts as it sold for a record-breaking amount.

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February 27, 2017 - Filed under: Auctions — Richard

A Faberge cutlery set with links to the Russian monarchy is due to be auctioned this week.

The cutlery set was a (more…)

February 20, 2017 - Filed under: Auctions — Mark

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.

Due to copper being (more…)

February 13, 2017 - Filed under: Antiques News — Harriet

A set of rare antique books is among the treasures found at a current exhibition at the City Bookshop in Norwich.

The private collection totals around (more…)

February 6, 2017 - Filed under: Auctions — Richard

A Chinese altar vase, which had been used for ceremonial purposes in temples and palaces, has recently been sold at auction (more…)

January 30, 2017 - Filed under: Antiques News — David

A potential treasure trove has been discovered inside an antique piano in Shropshire.

The new owners of the piano discovered a collection of items made of (more…)

January 24, 2017 - Filed under: Auctions — Harriet

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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January 16, 2017 - Filed under: Auctions — Richard

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.

The couple were walking on (more…)

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