Did you know that auctions can be a good place for picking up a used car? This 14-plate MG MG3 3style+ lux VTI-tech car with 41502 miles sold for a very reasonable £2,500 at our December auction.
Our final auction of the year took place this month on Friday 9th and Saturday 10th December and featured an exciting array of items, from 20th-century British pottery to large collections of Ercol mid-century furniture and more.
Plenty of lots from our Silverdale Saleroom December auction sold for a good price, so check out some of the highlights from our most recent auction below. Who knows? Maybe they’ll provide some inspiration if you have a valuation in mind.
This model 1377 Beswick cowboy on a galloping palomino horse sold for £360.
Lot 725 was a De Lamerie cut glass crystal whisky decanter and six brandy glasses with gilt decorations in a leather bound presentation box, which sold for £420.
These two Gustavsberg Argenta vases with silver overlay in ship and fish designs sold for £260.
As always, pottery pieces proved very popular at auction this month, and we saw a large quantity of rare pottery, including vases, tea ware and figures from famous names such as Royal Doulton, Beswick, Moorcroft, Wedgwood, Lorna Bailey, Coalport, Kevin Francis & Peggy Davies and more, pass through our saleroom and fetch some amazing prices. Check out some of the best performing lots throughout this article.
This lovely 9ct gold charm bracelet with approximately 32 9ct gold charms sold for £440.
Lot 644 was a gold full sovereign, dated 1958, set in a decorative gate bracelet in 9ct gold, which found a new home for £490.
This large Royal Doulton character jug of a Samurai Warrior D7257 limited edition 50/250 sold for a very respectable £300.
This Beswick model 2357 of a fireside penguin sold for £260.
We sold a range of gorgeous pieces of Ercol mid-century furniture, including this blonde Ercol double glazed display cabinet, which sold for an incredible £1,600.
This blonde Ercol modular glazed display cabinet consisted of 2 display cabinets, a central chest of drawers, joining central shelves and outfacing shelves. It sold for £650!
This blonde Ercol extending dining table with two additional leaves sold for £800.
If you have items for auction, get in touch and we can help you with a valuation. Talk to our team of experts who will be able to give you an accurate auction estimate on a range of items from household goods to antiques. You can join us at one of our valuation days, email us for an appointment firstname.lastname@example.org or call us on +44 (0)1782 638100 Monday to Friday, 9am to 4pm.
We currently have a special timed Christmas and New Year auction live until 5pm on Monday 2nd January 2023, featuring 350 lots of collectible pottery, decorative glassware, jewellery, collectors’ items and more. Check it out and get bidding here.
If you can’t come in and see us in person but would like to submit items for auction or valuation, send us an email to email@example.com with details and a photograph (eg make, model, model number, measurements, condition) and one of our experts will provide information and auction estimates. Alternatively, give us a call on 01782 638100 to arrange an appointment.