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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.


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8th November 2018

Make a call like they did in the good old days with this rotary dial telephone, bring some sparkle to your home with some beautifully crafted silver items or this KSIA style copper tray and finally add some colour with this lovely glazed jardiniere. With over 500 lots this week including furniture, white goods and jewellery.  Viewing 5-7pm Thursday, 9-5pm Friday and Saturday 9-12 noon.


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1st November 2018

Royal Doulton has some loyal followers and this figure of the Mask Seller was one of the sought after pieces, still attracting other followers is early slipware and this flagon is a good example. Spaniel dogs and other field subjects can always get a auctioneer’s gavel going and this oil in frame will sit pride of place in any home. A reproduction William and Mary chest of drawers will get…


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25th October 2018

Another week another antique! To kick things off we have a lovely watercolour depicting a lakeside scene. Bring home a piece of pottery history with two pieces of Wemyss ware.  Keep time in style with a very impressive clock by Omega or finally toast yourself using a beautiful solid silver tankard.  With over 650 lots including tools, furniture and jewellery there’s bound to be something for everyone.  Viewing 5-7pm Thursday,…


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18th October 2018

Buying anything can be a gamble and this week is no exception with a TIC TAC TOE fruit machine making a fantastic focal piece. Royal Crown Derby have been making focal pieces for many years and this Tiger is a great example. How to spot a bargain at auction can be another gamble, what about this spotting scope, it could make things a lot clearer. Load the odds in your…