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Auction Preview: 20th Century Pottery, Jewellery & Furniture

Fareeha Ahmad

Sep 2023

This month we have over 2,000 lots for you to explore over 3 auctions of 20th Century Pottery, Collectables, Jewellery and Furniture. You can view the catalogues for auctions here.

A quick reminder that we are offering a reduced buyer’s premium of 20% for all in-person bidders, so come on down to our salerooms and get engaged in the auction auction!

If this doesn’t suit you, you can always bid online via our in-house platform Potteries Live where you won’t incur any internet surcharge fee, as opposed to third-party platforms.

As usual, we have a myriad of 20th Century Pottery for you to explore including Royal Doulton Character Jugs plus a range of Beswick Animals. You can also expect stunning Moorcroft vases with gorgeous figures from Kevin Francis / Peggy Davies. Also featured is a collection of colourful Lorna Bailey designs.

September 8th, Silverdale Saleroom, Lot 566: Large Lorna Bailey Limited Edition Jug, £30-£60

September 10th, Cobridge Saleroom, Lot 377: Moorcroft Orchid Patterned Table Lamp Base, £35-£75

September 8th, Silverdale Saleroom, Lot 127: Royal Doulton Small Character Jug Ard of Earing D6591

September 24th, Cobridge Saleroom: Wedgwood Charnwood Tea & Dinner Ware Set, £125-£250

Besides the 20th Century Pottery in this sale, there will also be a range of collectable items From watches to jewellery and silver, there is something for everyone. Not only this but there is a large collection of 9ct gold jewellery including rings, bracelets and more.

September 8th, Silverdale Saleroom, Lot 707: 9ct Rose Gold Bracelet, with 5 x 9ct Gold Charms, £450-£900

September 24th, Cobridge Saleroom, Lot 422: Ferran Ponsjoan Framed Landscape, £40-£80

September 10th, Cobridge Saleroom, Lot 406: A small collection of English Sterling Silver Items, £80-£160

The toy collection this month looks to be particularly exciting with over 15 lots of boxed Lego sets, and some boxed Matchbox cars.

September 10th, Cobridge Saleroom, Lot 474: Boxed Pirate Theme Lego Legoland Black Seas Barracuda Pirate Ship 6285, £100-£200

September 8th, Silverdale Saleroom, Lot 615: A Collection of Boxed Matchbox 75 Series Superfast Vehicles, £450-£900

And finally, a selection of mid-century furniture will be found in both Cobridge auctions for those looking to update their interiors. Mirrors, bookcases, pine benches, bedside cabinets and more will be on sale this month.

September 10th, Cobridge Saleroom, Lot 631: Antique Inlaid Chest of 3 Drawers on Bracket Feet, £30-£60

September 10th, Repurposed Church Pews as Bookcase, £30-£60

September 24th, Cobridge Saleroom, Lot 478: A Mixed Collection of Treen, £20-£40

Looking to Sell your Items with Potteries Auctions?

Valuation days are held every Tuesday at our Silverdale showroom. You can book an appointment online here, or you can call us on 01782 638100 or email for a valuation booking.

If, however, you are unable to attend a valuation in-person, we also provide valuations via WhatsApp – simply send photographs of your items to 07864 667940, or you can also message us on Facebook. We can even arrange for home visits to value your items.