A 19thc Scottish mahogany chest sold for £780 on 19th August 2017
A very busy sale with bidders both in the room and online. Decorative and sporting items of Scottish interest included a Scotland v. England International Football cap of 1912, in blue, with gilt crest, embroidered “SvE”, the skip bearing the date 1912, gilt braid, maker T.R. Charlton, Argyle St., Glasgow which realised £480. Paintings were extremely buoyant with highlights including a landscape by Tom Scott which fetched £1100
Now collecting for our forthcoming Antique & Decorators Auction: Saturday 30th September 2017. Please email us on email@example.com or phone for a free home visit
A Grand Tour model of the sarcophagus of Lucius Cornelius Scipio Barbatus, 19thc. Realised £1,450
Please note our new date for the next Antique & Decorators Sale: Saturday 30th September. We are now collecting for this sale. Our last Decorators sale on 10th June 2017 was buoyant 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
Further entries are invited for the 21st and we would be delighted to hear from you. Please contact us on 0131 553 7000 or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org 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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