Chinese ginger jars A pair of 18th Century Chinese ginger jars that sold for £2,675 inc commissions
Victorian £5 gold coin An 1887 Queen Victoria £5 coin, est £800 - 1,000
Our 3rd July auction included the second part of a large private collection of model railway which proved popular with bidders in the room and online. Highlights from the collection included an 00 gauge Hornby Mallard train set selling for £400inc and another 0 gauge clockwork loco that fetched £320inc. There were strong prices across the collectibles section, including vintage education posters fetching £250inc, several lots of scientific and laboratory glass selling for a total of £350inc and a strong postcards section. Amber and diamond jewellery remained popular, with a pair of art deco earclips fetching £840inc and a long row of amber beads fetching £720inc. The next auction on 24th July includes two oil paintings by Modern British artist John Bratby together with Part III of the collection of model railway. If you would like to consign items or discuss buying or selling with us, please do call on 01425 480 178.