The sale of a Victorian chair left an auctioneer in shock after it sold for much higher than the original estimate.
The auction house enjoyed a (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…)
Geoffrey Munn, an expert who regularly appears on the popular TV programme Antiques Roadshow, made one of the guests cry tears of joy recently when he told her the value of a family heirloom.
Most of the guests dream of (more…)
Attendees at a Cotswolds auction were left amazed when a Wainscot chair sold for 20 times its original estimate.
On March 31 at Moore Allen & Innocent auction house in (more…)
The most valuable hoard of gold coins to be discovered in the UK has recently been found in an antique piano by a piano tuner.
The 19th-Century sovereigns were found when a (more…)
A recent episode of BBC’s Antiques Roadshow left viewers shocked, as a piece of art that had been rescued from a bonfire was given an unbelievable valuation.
The art was an original of (more…)
An almost 300-year-old book on Bury St Edmunds Abbey was recently donated to a nearby charity shop.
The book was handed in by a (more…)
An expert appearing on Antiques Roadshow, the popular BBC TV programme, was left stunned and trembling when a (more…)
A gold coloured 18th-Century pocket watch is just one of the time pieces which will soon be auctioned at The Canterbury Auction Galleries.
The watch is one of a (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…)