We are currently inviting applications for the post of Saleroom Manager. As part of our desire to further develop the business we are seeking an individual with a strong interest in the auction world. Training will be given to develop expertise, the candidate must also be organised, motivated and prepared to undertake the physical aspect to the role. Please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org for a full job description with a brief note saying why you are interested in the post.
A Grand Tour model of the sarcophagus of Lucius Cornelius Scipio Barbatus, 19thc. Realised £1,450
A buoyant sale with a packed saleroom and online bidding. We were delighted with prices across the board with a 19thc tortoiseshell tea caddy realising £520, a photographic autograph postcard of Titanic interest showing a lifeboat with survivors taken from RMS Carpathia realised £820. Garden statuary and decorations are always popular particularly in the summer months with charming 19thc rose arbour selling for £2100. Silver and Jewellery attracted interest as always with a Hungarian gold 10 Korona coin, Franz Josef, 1899 realising £1000. Toys and collectables too were buoyant with a set of five Armand Marseille bisque head dolls, the Dionne Quintuplets selling for £600
We are now collecting for our forthcoming Scottish Sale on 19th August 2017: to include, furniture, silver and jewellery, paintings, militaria, whisky and spirits, Scottish ephemera including sporrans, dirks etc. Entries are also invited for our upcoming Antique & Decorators Auction, 21st October 2017.
Further entries are invited and we would be delighted to hear from you. Please contact us on 0131 553 7000 or email us at email@example.com to arrange a valuation or home visit for any lots which you would like to submit for this sale.
(all prices are hammer prices, 17%BP plus vat applies)
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