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Tennants, Leyburn, November 16

Portrait of Lady Armatrude Waechter de Grimston by Philip Alexius de László (1869-1937), oil on canvas, 2ft 10in x 2ft (84 x 60cm).

Estimate: £6000-8000

Hammer: £18,000

Chiswick Auctions, London, November 14

Rolex Sea-Dweller Ref. 1665 with Mark IV ‘double red’ dial c.1978.

Estimate: £10,000-15,000

Hammer: £17,000

Fellows, Birmingham, November 14

A vari-cut diamond fringe necklace, with foliate back-chain. Total diamond weight 17.63ct.

Estimate: £16,000-22,000

Hammer: £17,000


Young’s, Farnham, November 16

Iznik floral decorated bottle vase, 11in (27cm) high, large chip to neck.

Estimate: £30-50

Hammer: £3200

James & Sons, Fakenham, November 20

19th century Armenian dagger (dashuyn) with stained ivory grip and gold damascene decoration.

Estimate: £30-40

Hammer: £1200

Lockdales, Ipswich, November 16

Framed display of hand-signed photos titled Australian in England 1921 although probably depicting 1926 team.

Estimate: £200-250

Hammer: £3000

Source: Bid Barometer is a snapshot of sales on thesaleroom.com for November 14-20, 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