Top selling lots
Catherine Southon, Selsdon, Surrey, February 22
Gold Hong Kong Plague medal, 1894 issued to Sister Elizabeth F Higgin, sold with archival papers in original fitted case.
Bolton Auction Rooms, February 20
Shaun Greenhalgh, 2015, oil on canvas, signed and dated LS Lowry 1925, 18 x 22in (45 x 55cm).
Charterhouse, Sherborne, February 17
Emile Gallé glass vase with enamel and gilt decoration, signature to base, 8in (21cm) high.
Highest price over estimate
Huntly Auctions, Turriff, Aberdeenshire, February 21
Alfred Brothers albumen print of Queen Victoria and family c.1858, signed lower right.
Silverwoods, Clitheroe, February 16
Qing hardwood and carved jade ruyi sceptre, 19in (49cm).
Brettells, Newport, Shropshire, February 21
Late 19th century silver mounted Russian icon with maker’s mark KK and purity mark 84, 5in (12cm) wide.
Most registered online bidders
Hansons, Etwall, February 16-22, 1516 bidders
Source: Bid Barometer is a snapshot of sales on thesaleroom.com for February 16-22, 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