Grotesque spoon warmer by the Martin Brothers dated to 1881 – priced at £32,000 by AD Antiques.

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Dated to 1881 and measuring 6in (15cm) high, it is modelled as a creature with a gaping mouth, bulging eyes and a mohican coiled around a bulbous body.

It is priced at £32,000.