Highest price over estimate
Mallams, Oxford, January 18
18th century ebony and ivory inlaid casket, 8in (20cm)
Cheffins, Cambridge, January 12
Circle of Konstantin Andreyevich Somov (1869-1939) landscape, unframed oil on board 11 x 9in (27 x 22cm) signed in Cyrillic and dated 29.
Bamfords, Derby, January 17
A 19th century Staffordshire recumbent greyhound, with oval base applied with rabbit, 11in (27cm)
Top selling lots
Loeckx, Ghent, January 17
Four large polychrome pottery worshippers, Ming dynasty, 2ft 9in (83cm)
Hammer €39,000 (£29,600)
Fellows, Birmingham, January 12
A late Victorian silver and gold tiara comprising seven old-cut diamond clusters with estimated total weight of 18 to 19cts in case marked D&J Wellby Ltd. Garrick St, London.
Lawrences, Crewkerne, January 17
Late 18th century Armenian silver and enamel saucer made for Catholicos Ghoukas Carnets in Turkey, 6in (15cm) diameter
Most registered online bidders
Bamfords, January 17-20, 1241 bidders
Source: Bid Barometer is a snapshot of sales onthesaleroom.com for January 12-18, 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 onthesaleroom.com
‘Top selling lots’ = Our selection of items from the top 10 highest hammer prices paid by internet bidders onthesaleroom.com