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Dreweatts, Newbury, May 23

Chinese doucai-style wall-mounted flower vase in underglaze blue and enamels, probably 20th century, 7in (18cm) wide.

Estimate: £200-300

Hammer: £55,000

Plymouth Auction Rooms, May 29

Rolex 1966 Oyster Perpetual Submariner, model 5513, one local owner since new in 1966.

Estimate: £6000-8000

Hammer: £15,000

Anderson & Garland, Newcastle, May 23

Edward Bawden colour lithograph Liverpool Street Station, signed, inscribed with title and dated 1961, numbered 35/40, sold together with a letter from the artist.

Estimate: £6000-8000

Hammer: £9200


British Bespoke Auctions, Winchcombe, May 29

Late 19th century Anglo concertina by Charles Jeffries in the original leather case

Estimate: £30-40

Hammer: £3000

Burstow & Hewett, Battle, May 22

Rose Henriques (1877-1972), oil on canvas titled verso There Goes Another, At Flying Bomb Incident, 20in x 2ft (50 x 60cm).

Estimate: £100-200

Hammer: £12,000

Toovey’s, West Sussex, May 23

Longines automatic Skin Diver steel cased wristwatch c.1959, lacking bezel.

Estimate: £250-350

Hammer: £18,000

Source: Bid Barometer is a snapshot of sales on thesaleroom.com for May 23-29, 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