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June 12, 2017 - Filed under: Selling Antiques — David

A diamond ring, found at a car boot sale and bought for £10, recently sold at auction for over half a million pounds. (more…)

June 5, 2017 - Filed under: Selling Antiques — Richard

An auction house in Wokingham was stunned at a recent sale, as a rare Chinese artefact was sold for a record price.

A jade Bi disc was presented for sale at (more…)

October 25, 2016 - Filed under: Selling Antiques — David

A valuable ring discovered by a metal detector enthusiast was almost discarded as costume jewellery when it was found in a muddy field.

Lee Rossiter, 43, became (more…)

June 6, 2016 - Filed under: Selling Antiques — Richard

A small handbook containing the rules of rugby has been sold at auction for a far higher price than originally anticipated.

The 19th century copy of (more…)

January 18, 2016 - Filed under: Selling Antiques — David

An antique pocket watch with Masonic links to Runcorn has been placed for sale by a private seller. Despite the watch dating back to 1922, it still keeps time to (more…)

December 28, 2015 - Filed under: Selling Antiques — Richard

A 19th jardinière is the latest antique to be sold from the collection of a Derby man who died in 1989.

Ronald Summerfield spent (more…)

March 3, 2014 - Filed under: Antiques News,Selling Antiques — Richard

An antique railway clock is expected to attract a lot of attention from collectors as it is auctioned this Friday, 7th March, at a sale in Taunton. A number of (more…)

February 5, 2014 - Filed under: Selling Antiques — Harriet

An antique medal awarded for bravery is to be sold at auction. The medal was presented by Lord Baden-Powell to a boy scout from Wroxham, Norfolk in 1928 after he attempted to save a young man from drowning. The manager for ephemera and books at (more…)

January 7, 2014 - Filed under: Selling Antiques — Harriet

An antiques expert who regularly appears on UK TV screens will be sharing his experiences of featuring in some of the most popular antiques shows, with millions of viewers. Thomas Plant will be giving a talk to an audience at the Jury’s Inn hotel and the proceeds will be (more…)

November 21, 2013 - Filed under: Selling Antiques — David

A yearly auction held by the Woman’s Club of Wilmette, in Illinois, will benefit the Wilmette Junior High PTO Science Fund – as $1 is donated for every (more…)

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