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SILVERDALE SALEROOM - October 2021 Two Day Auction of 20th Century British Pottery, collectors items, household items, antique & quality furniture.: Lot 452

Auction: SILVERDALE SALEROOM - October 2021 Two Day Auction of 20th Century British Pottery, collectors items, household items, antique & quality furniture.

Auction Date: 08th October 2021 at 10.00 AM

Collection of British Commonwealth & other Stamps mint & used: Includes a variety of sets & part sets, many mounted in Hawid type strips mounts. QEII MNH 1964 Malta set to 3/-, Ascension Islands, Falkland Islands etc. 27 album pages appx. Plus various Stanley Gibbons Hingeless supplement pages for 2006 / 7, not known if all complete or not.

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SILVERDALE SALEROOM - March 2021 Two Day FINE ART Auction of 20th Century British Pottery, collectors items, household items, antique & quality furniture.: Lot 809

Auction: SILVERDALE SALEROOM - March 2021 Two Day FINE ART Auction of 20th Century British Pottery, collectors items, household items, antique & quality furniture.

Auction Date: 12th March 2021 at 10.00 AM

A group of second world war medals awarded to 2622168 L/Sgt F H Hough: Together with telegram informing the family that he was killed in action in 1944 with photos and two books The War Dead of The British Commonwealth and Empire.

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SILVERDALE SALEROOM - Janaury 2020 Auction of 20th Century British Pottery, collectors items & antiques: Lot 700

Auction: SILVERDALE SALEROOM - Janaury 2020 Auction of 20th Century British Pottery, collectors items & antiques

Auction Date: 11th January 2020 at 10.00 AM

Extensive collection of stamps in 3 trays: Extensive stamp collection including world, Commonwealth & British stamps both mint and unused including years sets, first day covers, presentation packs, covers and various albums - A large quantity containing some interesting & useful material.

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SILVERDALE SALEROOM - December 2019 Auction of 20th Century British Pottery, collectors items, & furniture: Lot 262

Auction: SILVERDALE SALEROOM - December 2019 Auction of 20th Century British Pottery, collectors items, & furniture

Auction Date: 14th December 2019 at 10.00 AM

Two albums of stamps: Large quantity mint and lightly used mainly British Commonwealth stamps, mainly sets / part sets. Mainly Geo V, VI & QEII, but some Victorian part sheets noted.

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SILVERDALE SALEROOM - January 2019 Auction of 20th Century British Pottery, collectors items, & furniture: Lot 659

Auction: SILVERDALE SALEROOM - January 2019 Auction of 20th Century British Pottery, collectors items, & furniture

Auction Date: 12th January 2019 at 10.00 AM

225 Stamps - well presented British Commonwealth First Day Covers in 4 stamp albums mounted on descriptive cards plus part Royal album

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SILVERDALE SALEROOM - November 2018 Rare 20th Century British Pottery, Antiques, & Fine Art: Lot 977

Auction: SILVERDALE SALEROOM - November 2018 Rare 20th Century British Pottery, Antiques, & Fine Art

Auction Date: 11th November 2018 at 11.00 AM

225 well presented British Commonwealth First Day Covers in 4 albums mounted on descriptive cards plus part Royal album

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SILVERDALE SALEROOM - November 2018 Rare 20th Century British Pottery, Antiques, & Fine Art: Lot 981

Auction: SILVERDALE SALEROOM - November 2018 Rare 20th Century British Pottery, Antiques, & Fine Art

Auction Date: 11th November 2018 at 11.00 AM

4 well presented & stocked British Commonwealth albums (earliest 1916) to include an almost complete 'Victory & Peace 1946 ' album (mainly blocks of 4 - mounted mint with SG numbers etc). Loose FDC's also included in box

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September 2018 Auction of 20th Century British Pottery, The Ron Smith collection of Churchilliana, collectors items, household items, antique & quality furniture: Lot 586

Auction: September 2018 Auction of 20th Century British Pottery, The Ron Smith collection of Churchilliana, collectors items, household items, antique & quality furniture

Auction Date: 08th September 2018 at 10.00 AM

Comprehensive collection of New Zealand stamps, Austalia mint & used, British Commonwealth, GB mint & used inc postage dues, fiscals Commonwealth Coronation etc in 3 albums and 1 large stock book. Catalogue value many hundreds of Pounds or more, some higher value singles and sets noted. A useful collection of meaningful stamps.

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Rare 20th century Pottery, Antique, Collectors and Fine Art Auction: Lot 842

Auction: Rare 20th century Pottery, Antique, Collectors and Fine Art Auction

Auction Date: 11th February 2017 at 10.00 AM

A good collection of stamps to include four Stanley Gibbons albums of World, Commonwealth and British stamps and Criterion stamp album (5)

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A Preview of our October Auction – 20th Century Pottery, Jewellery, Bears and More!

We’ve got some great pieces coming up in our two-day auction this October, including 20th-century pottery, a large selection of jewellery, teddy bears and more. Read all about what we’ve got upcoming for auction on 8-9 October.

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A Preview of our September Auction – 20th Century Pottery, Furniture, Books and More!

We’ve got some great pieces coming up in our two-day auction this September, including 20th-century pottery, a large selection of books, furniture and more. Read all about what we’ve got upcoming for auction on 10-11 September.

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Is My Vintage Seiko Watch Worth Anything at Auction?

From Rolex and Omega to Patek Philippe, we love watches. But there’s one watch brand we don’t see often enough, and it might not be the brand you’re thinking of. Read on to find out if your vintage Seiko watch is a potentially valuable piece.

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A Guide to William Adams Pottery Markings

How much is your William Adams pottery worth? In this markings guide, you’ll find more details about Adams & Co. backstamps & markings. WM Adams is one of the oldest names in Stoke pottery, so it’s worth exploring the rarity and value of your pie...

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A Preview of our August Auction – 20th Century Pottery, Furniture, Jewellery and More!

We’ve got some great pieces coming up in our two-day auction this August, including 20th-century pottery, a large selection of jewellery, furniture and more. Read all about what we’ve got upcoming for auction on 13-14 August.

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A Guide to Royal Albert China Markings

Royal Albert China is one of the most recognisable tableware manufacturers. With a distinct style and quality, Royal Albert China makes for a great addition to any collector’s range. Read on to find out how much yours might be worth!

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A Guide to Crown Devon Pottery Markings

Our Crown Devon Pottery marks guide will help you identify markings, backstamps and styles and teach you how to spot valuable and collectable Crown Devon Fieldings pieces. Read on to find out more!

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Wedgwood, Wedgwood & More Wedgwood! Upcoming Items in our July Fine Art Sale

We’ve got some fantastic Wedgwood pieces coming up in our three-day July Fine Art sale. Read all about what we’ve got upcoming for auction on 8-10 July.

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A Guide to Susie Cooper Pottery Markings

Susie Cooper pottery is recognisable for its design and style. We’ve created a guide to the most popular Susie Cooper pottery pieces to allow you to identify your rare, and possibly valuable, items. Read on to find out more!

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Upcoming Local Interest Items in our July Fine Art Sale – Pottery, Paintings, Books, and More!

We’ve got some great local interest items coming up in our three-day Fine Art sale this July. Read all about what we’ve got upcoming for auction on 8-10 July, including local pottery, paintings, books and more!

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A Preview of our June Online Auction – 20th Century Pottery, Furniture, Jewellery and More!

We’ve got some great pieces coming up in our two-day online auction this June, including 20th-century pottery, jewellery, a large selection of furniture and more. Read all about what we’ve got upcoming for auction on 11-12 June.

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A Guide to Royal Worcester Pottery & Porcelain Backstamps

Royal Worcester is well-known for its quality porcelain. We’ve created a guide to the most common Royal Worcester markings to help you identify backstamps and potentially how valuable or collectable your pieces could be. Read on to find out more!

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A Guide to Beswick Pottery Markings

Beswick pottery is often a top seller at auction, reaching incredible prices due of its interesting & collectable nature. Here’s our guide to the most popular and valuable Beswick pieces to help you identify your rare, and possibly profitable, item...

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Are My Old Beatles Records Worth Anything?

Got a stack of old vinyl records sat collecting dust? You might want to consider digging them out, especially if there’s any Beatles records in there! Let us help you decide if your old records are valuable and worth selling at auction.

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A Preview of our April Cobridge Auction – Records, Records and More Records!

We’ve got some great pieces coming up in our Cobridge auction this weekend, including 20th-century pottery, unreserved courier lost items, and a large collection of vinyl records. Read all about what we’ve got upcoming for auction on 25th April.

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A Preview of our April Online Auction – McDonald’s Happy Meal Collectables and More!

We’ve got some great pieces coming up in our two-day online auction this April, including 20th-century pottery, jewellery, McDonald’s collectable toys and more. Read all about what we’ve got upcoming for auction on 9-10 April.

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A Guide to Carlton Ware Pottery Markings

Our Carlton Ware marking guide will help you identify markings and dates of your Carlton Ware pottery pieces, teaching you to spot valuable and rare items. Read on to find out more!

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Highlights from our February Online Auction

Take a look at some of the sale highlights from our February online auction, including a selection of rare pottery and dinnerware, gold sovereigns, large collections of art books and more.

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A Preview of our February Online Auction – Bunnykins, Moorcroft, Furniture and More!

We’ve got some great pieces coming up in our two-day online auction this February, including 20th-century pottery, jewellery, furniture and more. Read all about what we’ve got upcoming for auction on 12-13 February.

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A Guide to Spode Pottery Markings

Our Spode pottery marking guide will help you identify markings and dates of your Spode pieces, teaching you to spot valuable and rare items. Read on to find out more!

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A Guide to Moorcroft Pottery Markings

Our Moorcroft marking guide will help you identify markings and dates of your Moorcroft pottery pieces, teaching you to spot valuable and rare items. Read on to find out more!

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Highlights from our January Online Auction

Take a look at some of the sale highlights from our first online auction of the year, including a selection of rare pottery and character figures, gold jewellery, charming Art Deco pieces and more.

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A Preview of our January Online Auction – Pottery, Watches, Jewellery and More!

We’ve got some great pieces coming up in our two-day online January auction, including 20th-century pottery, jewellery, watches and more. Read all about what we’ve got upcoming for auction on 8-9 January.

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Goodbye 2020, Hello 2021! Our 2020 Successes and 2021 Wishlist

2020 has provided its own unique trials and tribulations, but at Potteries Auctions we’ve been extremely fortunate to find continued success during these strange times. Read our round-up of 2020 and what’s on our wishlist for 2021!

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Highlights from our December Auction

Take a look at some of the sale highlights that fetched a good price at our December online auction, including a selection of watches and jewellery, rare pottery, Swarovski pieces and much more.

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A Guide to Royal Doulton Pottery Markings

Our Royal Doulton markings guide will help you identify marks and styles and teach you how to spot valuable and collectable Royal Doulton pottery pieces. Read on to find out more!

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A Preview of our December Online Auction – Swarovski, Pottery, Watches and More!

We’ve got some great pieces coming up in our two-day online December auction, including Swarovski pieces, 20th-century pottery, antique furniture, watches and more. Read all about what we’ve got upcoming for auction on 11-12 December.

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Highlights from our November Fine Art Sale

Take a look at some of the sale highlights that fetched a good price at our online November Fine Art sale, including a selection of rare pottery and housewares, watches, vintage comics and much more.

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Are My Vintage Comic Books Worth Anything?

Got a stack of old comic books sat collecting dust? You might want to consider digging them out and selling at auction. Let us help you decide if your vintage comics are valuable, plus check out the range of comics available in our upcoming sale.

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A Preview of our November Fine Art Sale – Rare Wedgwood, Vintage Comics and More!

We’ve got some great pieces coming up in our online Fine Art sale this month, including a large collection of rare Wedgwood pottery, vintage comics and more. Read more about these and other lots due for auction on 13-14 November.

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Check out Potteries Auctions’ Catalogues Exclusively Online for Free

Our auction catalogues are now exclusively available online for free on our website. Read on to find out more.

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A Guide to Wedgwood Pottery Markings

Our Wedgwood Pottery markings guide will help you identify marks and styles and teach you how to spot lavish and collectable Wedgwood pieces. Read on to find out more!

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There’s No Better Time to Sell at Online Auction Than Right Now

Our online auctions have been popular with both new and existing audiences since lockdown began and have seen some really high sale prices being achieved. So if you’ve been thinking of selling at auction then there’s no time like the present!

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A Preview of our October Auction

We’ve got some great pieces coming up in our two-day online October auction, including 20th-century pottery, antique furniture, gold jewellery and more. Read more about these and other lots due for auction on 9-10 October.

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Highlights from our September Fine Art Sale

Take a look at some of the sale highlights that fetched a good price at our September online auction this month, including a selection of watches and clocks, jewellery, rare pottery and much more.

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Shelley Tea Ware Steals the Show at September Sale

We had a wonderful range of Shelley china pieces, namely tea sets and dinnerware, that proved to be wildly popular at our September auction this past weekend. Find out more about them here.

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Who was ‘Cliff the Clock’? Plus Upcoming Clock Pieces in our September Auction

‘Cliff the clock’ was one of the finest clock and watch repairers in Staffordshire, with a passion for clocks, watches and antiques. Find out more about his life and some of the excellent clocks coming up in our September sale.

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A Preview of our September Fine Art Sale

We’ve got some excellent pieces coming up in our two-day online September Fine Art sale, including rare pottery, antique furniture, gold jewellery and more. Read more about these and other lots due for auction on 12-13 September.

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The History of Martin Brothers Pottery

The avant-garde pottery of the Martin Brothers is highly sought after at auction due to their eccentricity and unique style. Find out more about the brothers’ history, Martinware and the pieces we have coming up in our Fine Art sale this September.

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Highlights from our August Auction Sale

Take a look at some of the sale highlights that fetched a good price at our August online auction this month, including a selection of swords, jewellery, pottery and much more.

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The Wonderful History of Wade Pottery

Originally founded in 1810, Wade Pottery has become one of Britain’s most revered manufacturers and has committed many iconic moments in 20th century history to ceramic.

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A Preview of our August Auction – Furniture, Pottery and Swords!

We’ve got some choice pieces coming up for auction in our two-day online August sale, including a sizeable section of furniture. Read more about these and other lots due for auction on 8-9 August.

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The Artists Behind Wedgwood Pottery

Founded in 1759, Wedgwood pottery is known for its quality and innovative British design. Find out more about the artists that have made Wedgwood the household name it is today.

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Highlights from our July Auction Sale

Take a look at some of the star pieces that fetched a good price at our July auction earlier this month, including a selection of guns, 20th-century pottery pieces and much more.

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Highlights of the next auction in July – Pottery, Jewellery and Guns!

We’ve got some choice pieces coming up for auction in our July sale at Silverdale including a sizeable section of guns. Read more about these and other lots due for auction on 11 July.

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The Life and Career of Clarice Cliff

Clarice Cliff’s career in pottery started at the tender age of 13, which gave her a long grounding in establishing her own pottery. Clarice Cliff is now an iconic brand recognised by everyone.

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The History of Fieldings Crown Devon Pottery

Crown Devon Pottery produced a wide range of styles and colours from its inception in 1870 until it closed its doors in 1982. Find out more about the history of this remarkable factory and why its wares are still so popular to this day.

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Should I sell my collection to dealers or is it best to sell my collection at auction?

Selling a large collection at auction is a really good way to get a good price at top prices that are in excess of what you would get from a dealer.

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Why Is Royal Doulton Sung Ware So Rare?

Royal Doulton Sung Ware was developed under chief designer Charles Noke from 1920 onwards using a flambe glaze along with painted and gilt decoration.

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The Perennial Popularity of Royal Doulton Figures

Royal Doulton is well-known for a wide range of figurines that are highly collectable around the world, making these an excellent investment for resale eventually at auction. Read on for more info.

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Selling Royal Doulton Animals and Birds at Auction

Royal Doulton Animal and Bird Figurines are arguably perhaps some of the best-known and best-loved figurines produced by Royal Doulton. But what are your chances of a good price at auction?

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Why Is Royal Doulton Flambe Collectable?

Royal Doulton Flambe glaze is made with copper oxide and gives a fiery red finish that became known as ‘flambe’ and Royal Doulton were European pioneers of the traditional Chinese glazing technique.

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What is a Character Jug or a Toby Jug?

Royal Doulton have produced character jugs since the early 1900s, where a character jug features the head and shoulders of a figure, and a Toby jug traditionally will display the entire body of a character.

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Check Out the Chintz!

The phrasing “Chintz Pottery” describes chinaware and ceramics that are decorated in an all-over dense floral pattern, and was once banned in England! Take a look at our upcoming auction for some choice Chintz pieces.

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Why is Wedgwood Jasperware so popular?

The phrase Wedgwood Jasperware is perhaps one that a lot of people can identify with, even people with very little interest in collectable ceramics and pottery ware. But why is Jasperware so popular?

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How Much is My Moorcroft Vase Worth?

We have sold many Moorcroft vases in our time, reaching an amazing £17,200 hammer price for a Moorcroft Flambe vase in 2015. Find out if you have a valuable Moorcroft vase in your possession.

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Is That Tea Set Worth Anything?

You might have inherited a tea set from a distant relative and it’s just gathering dust in the back of a cupboard. You don’t want to throw it away, but you don’t want to use it either. Let’s figure out if your tea set is worth anything.

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Fine Art Preview: Highlights Of Our Up-Coming November Fine Art Auction

Our next auction of fine art will be a three-day sale at our Silverdale saleroom on the 8th, 9th and 10th November 2019. Take a look at some of the highlighted lots we’re most excited about.

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Enid Seeney Homemaker Uncovered

Enid Seeney… who, you might ask? Well Enid was a designer and an artist who quietly designed and created the iconic ‘Homemaker’ designs produced on ceramics and other materials in the 1950's. Find out about her fascinating career.

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Wrist.Watch.Waterproof – Do you have a Dirty Dozen Vintage Military Watch?

Whilst watches supplied to the British Army could be basic during World War II, those supplied to the RAF were usually of a much higher grade. The now famous “WWW” watches were also known as the “Dirty Dozen” and were issued in 1945. Find out...

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Local Artists At Potteries Auctions

Across our auctions we have had a diverse range of art available, including the work of many local artists.

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Auction of Watches at Potteries Auctions

Throughout our auctions we have had many successful sales of Antique, Military and high-end watches. Read about The Dirty Dozen, formally known as W.W.W, Military watch collection.

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Susie Cooper

Susie Cooper from Burslem was a prolific ceramic designer in the early 20th century whose career spanned seven decades. Read about Susie Cooper's career.

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Motorcycles

The history of the self-propelled cycle goes right back to the later part of the Victorian era where Steam, diesel, petrol and electric were all being experimented with as possible power sources.

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MECCANO

Meccano enables the building of working models and mechanical devices.

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WH Goss

Portrait of a local lady from Alsager in our next Fine Art Sale

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Another snippet of local interest...

Apedale Hall built by Richard Heathcote

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Harry Tittensor

Harry Tittensor an artist and potter from Burslem.

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Corgi and Dinky Toys

Whether you are young or old, cars are always a toy of interest.

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Optics on view in our August 12th Sale

View our large number of optic items, on sale on Saturday 12th August 2017.

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Are you looking to sell your collection?

We are currently taking entries for the next Fine Art Sale. Contact us today!

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Royal Doulton Flambe

Royal Doulton's famous lustrous red glaze.

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Model Railways

The hobby of model railways.

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February the month of romance

A wartime love story......

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2015 Fine Arts Review

Potteries Auctions' first ever Fine Art sale at our Silverdale Showroom was held in April whilst the second sale followed in September. Over 2300 lots went under the hammer in these sales and generated some exceptional realised prices.

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WANTED

Do you have any Antique or Fine Art items that you are looking to sell in the immediate future? We are currently taking quality entries for the Fine Art sale on 26th September. The closing date for entries is 22nd August.

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