TOP SELLING LOTS
Sworders, London, November 8
Large famille rose charger with six-character Yongzheng mark, 20in (51cm), together with a carved wood dragon stand.
Dukeʼs, Dorchester, November 11
Late-17th or early-18th century Ceylonese ivory-veneered table cabinet with foliate engraved metal mounts, on a later giltwood stand, 19in (49cm) wide.
Auction Team Breker, Köln, November 9
Rare Stollwerck lithographed tin toy gramophone in red c.1903 with original box and chocolate disc.
HIGHEST MULTIPLE OVER TOP ESTIMATE
De Zwaaan, Amsterdam, November 6
Three gilt bronze statues of Buddha in Tang dynasty style, the largest 6½in (16cm), from an Amsterdam collection.
Hannamʼs, Selborne, November 12
Qianlong period cloisonné enamel hu vase decorated with taotie mask heads, 7in (17cm) high.
Antony Cribb, Abingdon, November 12
Probably 17th century Ceylonese ivory handled ceremonial ladle (kinissa) with copper bowl, 18in (46cm) long.
Source: Bid Barometer is a snapshot of sales on thesaleroom.com for November 6-13, 2019.
‘Highest multiple over top estimate’ = Our selection of items from the top 20 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 20 highest hammer prices paid by internet bidders on thesaleroom.com