Top selling lots
Roma Numismatics, London, March 23
Crispus, as Caesar, solidus struck in Aquileia, 320AD. Only the second-known example and extremely fine.
Woolley & Wallis, Salisbury, March 25
Hans Coper stoneware thistle form vase with manganese and white slip, 6in (15cm) high. Bought from Lucie Rie’s studio at Albion Mews c.1958.
Highest price over estimate
Eldreds, Plymouth, March 28
A pair of watercolours signed by Ivon Hitchens, inscribed Many Women and dated 1954, 2ft x 17in (59 x 43cm).
Windsor Auctions, Berkshire, March 25
A Victorian commemorative silver jubilee scent bottle, 1887, probably Sampson Mordan.
Gildings, Market Harborough, March 28
A Tibetan bronze group, Yi-dam with his consort, 7in (18cm) high.
Dee Atkinson & Harrison, Driffield, March 24
A pre-Second World War Sidcot flying suit.
1240 Most registered online bidders
Gildings, Market Harborough, March 27
Source: Bid Barometer is a snapshot of sales on thesaleroom.com for March 23-29, 2017.
‘Highest price over estimate’ = Our selection of items from the top 10 highest hammer prices as a multiple of the high estimate paid by internet bidders on thesaleroom.com
‘Top selling lots’ = Our selection of items from the top 10 highest hammer prices paid by internet bidders on thesaleroom.com