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Auction Highlights 2018

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8th January 2019

      H&H Auction Rooms hold a weekly sale of both antiques and house furnishings, and are one of the longest established auction houses in the North of England. Here Stephen Farthing, Auctioneer and Valuer at H&H Auctions Rooms, looks back on what he describes as a year where there have been some “exciting items creating interest, with something very icy creating something for the festive fizz!!” “Throughout the…


Weekly Auction Catalogue Information

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8th January 2019

This week sees a mixed bag of tricks and these two bar accessories are a fantastic example of what is collectable today – no Drambuie I’m afraid but a great thing to own. Gouda china is well sought after now with pieces such as this becoming more rare so a good item to bid for. A rather timely portrait is the Robbie Burns picture – buy it on Monday just…


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3rd January 2019

Welcome to our first sale of 2019 – Happy New Year! We are packed with tools, furniture and collectables this week. Over 60 Royal Doulton figurines to choose from, die cast toys and collectables.  A small French carriage clock is a real treat and for the garage enthusiasts this Esso oil pump will make a great feature.  Viewing  Thursday 5-7pm, Friday 9-5pm, Saturday 9-12 noon.  We open at 9am on…


Buying & Selling at Auction

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3rd January 2019

At HHAR we pride ourselves in offering the highest level of service to buyers and sellers alike.  We hold weekly auctions of antiques and home furnishings together with regular specialist sales and also offer free pre sale valuations with no obligation.


Christmas Opening Hours

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18th December 2018

Our final sale of the year takes place on Monday 17th December.  Our saleroom closes on Thursday 20th December at 5pm and re-opens Wednesday 2nd January 2019 at 9am.  The first auction of 2019 will take place on Monday 7th January.  We would like to take this opportunity to wish all of our customers a very merry Christmas and a happy New Year.


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13th December 2018

Quality never goes out of style a phrase used by Levis in the 1980’s – well you could say the same about Roberts radios – still made today, Crown Derby still selling well for over two hundred years, we have some paperweights this week. A naïve needlework from the turn of the century with a great frame will interest a farmer as it shows an interesting pastoral scene. One hundred…


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6th December 2018

Stunning Danish inspired teak swivel chair from the 1960. Also from the same period we have this starburst clock. One of the most sought after limited edition BFA artwork is “the handshake”, this perfect example will make a great Christmas present. Finally a ladies writing desk ideal for writing Santa’s list. With over 550 lots including tools, furniture, ceramics and jewellery. Viewing available Thursday 5-7, Friday 9-5 and Saturday 9-12….


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29th November 2018

This oil painting of sheep by Thomas Sidney Cooper is just one of the highlights coming up for auction, stock up on festive spirit with this stylish tantalus, these pair of unusual vases would feature well in any home, grab that something special for Christmas from a great selection of jewellery, along with a good selection of furniture, ceramics and tools.  Viewing 5-7pm Thursday, 9-5pm Friday and 9-12 noon Saturday.


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22nd November 2018

Getting closer to Christmas we seem to get more Border Fine Art figures than normal and this year has started early with quite a few models in different lots – sheep, birds and others. Minton a name synonymous with quality made this elegant vase which is in great condition. The winner of the silver cup may have cherished this piece but it may be up to you to polish it….


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15th November 2018

Coming up on Monday get the perfect picture with this vintage photography light, accessorize your home with a pair of Gothic style metal candle holders, get that classic tone with this Ever Ready retro radio and prepare for the winter with this heat lamp by Pifco along with over 600 lots of ceramics, furniture and tools.  Viewing 5-7pm Thursday, 9-5pm Friday and Saturday 9-12 noon.