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Hansons, Bishton Hall, July 31

First separate edition of Miles Coverdale’s version of the New Testament in English, Antwerp, 1538, incomplete.

Estimate: £300-500

Hammer: £14,100

Dominic Winter, South Cerney, July 25

Sienese School 14th or 15th century. Madonna and Child, tempera and gold on wood panel, 18 x 9in (47 x 23cm).

Estimate £2000-3000

Hammer: £13,000

Thomson Roddick, Carlisle, July 31

Chinese silver flagon by Khe Cheong, Canton, 9in (22cm) engraved with a sailing vessel and inscription Presented to Capt James B Endicott by Russell & Co, c.1854.

Estimate: £800-1200

Hammer: £6600


Forum Auctions, London, July 25

One of four English School views from a tour of Singapore and its environs dated 1849-51, pencil, brush and ink, the largest 7 x 9in (17 x 23cm).

Estimate: £80-120

Hammer: £3400

Antony Cribb, Abingdon, July 30

Edwardian walking cane with ivory handle carved as The Mad Hatter with presentation inscription from the officers and men of the Islington Police Station, dated 1900 to the collar.

Estimate: £150-200

Hammer: £2000

Hannam’s, Selborne, July 29

Turkish Kütahya faience candle holder, 11in (28cm).

Estimate: £250-300

Hammer: £6500

Source: Bid Barometer is a snapshot of sales on thesaleroom.com for July 18-31, 2019.

‘Highest multiple over top 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