Our February auction proved that rubies may also be a girls best friend…
March 3rd, 2020
Lot 347, a good quality ruby and diamond set articulated cocktail bracelet, circa 1950
possibly by Garrard, reached it’s top estimate of £3,000 whilst lot 368, a pair of diamond and natural ruby earrings saw bidding triple their bottom estimate and sell for £1,600 and lot 367, a stunning diamond and natural ruby spray brooch sold for £4,000.
February 4th, 2020
Lot 18, a 16th Century games board which had been kept under the sofa for years, was valued at £10,000-£20,000 at a recent valuation day and eventually sold for £30,000 plus premium in our February auction. It’s owner was so shocked when given the initial valuation that she literally fell off her chair!
“I saw a mouse…..”
December 18th, 2019
Lot 20, a set of four Robert ‘Mouseman’ Thompson lattice back dining chairs, fetched £2,300 plus premium and was the highest achieving lot of our November auction
A private collection of 47 lots of taxidermy
November 20th, 2019
Lot 53 in our November 27th auction, an early 20th century flock of five snow buntings,
one in flight and four perched among frosted ferns grasses and faux rocks, painted backboard and sides, in an ebonised case