Lot 503 was a set of three limited edition Wedgwood Clarice Cliff patterned vases in swirls, sliced circle and Mondrian patterns, with certificates, that sold for £300.
Our February 2023 auction took place this month on Friday 10th and Saturday 11th February and featured an exciting array of items, from 20th-century British pottery to large collections of mid-century furniture and more.
Plenty of lots from our Silverdale Saleroom February 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 full gold sovereign, dated 1958 and mounted in 9ct gold mount, sold for an impressive £340.
Lot 68 was a Belina Sillars bronze affect sculpture of a race horse on plinth that sold for £420.
This English coin collection includes a Charles II shilling 1663, William III 1696 6d, George III halfcrown 1817, shillings, sixpences and threepences pre 1946 & pre 1920, together with 18th century and later UK and foreign copper, and an unidentified hammered silver coin in fine condition. The lot sold for £300.
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 Doulton Lambeth stoneware ‘Suffragette Movement’ inkwell in the form of a stoneware baby’s head and shoulders sold for a very reasonable £420.
Mid-century furniture always proves popular at our auctions. This blonde Ercol 2 Door 2 Drawer Bookcase sold for a very reasonable £280.
This blonde Ercol 2 Door 3 Drawer Sideboard sold for £260.
Lot 783 was a set of six Blonde Ercol dining chairs, including two carvers, that sold for £320.
Lot 1120 was a collection of Northlight Group of Resin horse figures. These items were removed from the archives of the Wade factory and are possible prototypes or colour samples! The lot sold for £160.
This Beswick model of a large white turkey sold for £380.
This set of De Lamerie Fine Bone China heavily gilded Majestic floral patterned dinner plates and matching dessert bowls sold for £300.
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Our next Cobridge auction is scheduled for 26th February and our next Silverdale auction is our first quarterly Fine Art sale of the year, scheduled for 9th, 10th & 11th March. The details for both will be published to our Upcoming Auctions page in the coming weeks.
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