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TOP SELLING LOTS

JS Auctions, Banbury, June 10

Egli-Vincent 1000 in café racer trim by JMC Classics, 3000 miles since new.

Estimate: £n/a

Hammer: £32,500

Mathewsons Car Auctions, Pickering, June 6

American military 1942 Ford Jeep.

Estimate: £20,000

Hammer: £20,500

Sworders, Stanstead Mountfitchet, June 10

Gypsy Queen Caravans in a Sussex Meadow by Cedric Morris, signed, dedicated To Phyllis (Pitcairn Gage-Brown) and dated 1927, oil on canvas, (46 x 59cm).

Estimate: £15,000-20,000

Hammer: £18,000

HIGHEST MULTIPLE OVER TOP ESTIMATE

1818 Auctioneers, Milnthorpe, timed sale closing on June 7

Agate cameo depicting an emperor in profile, 38mm, signed for Guiseppe Cerbara (1770-1856).

Estimate: £200-250

Hammer: £17,200

The Canterbury Auction Galleries, June 6

Northern Song Jian ware (hare’s fur) teabowl with rare ‘jinzhan’ mark – translating as ‘presentation tea bowl’.

Estimate: £400-600

Hammer: £15,500

Comic Book Auctions, timed sale closed on June 7

Batman No 1, 1950, an Australian reprint by KG Murray.

Estimate: £40-50

Hammer: £3050

Source: Bid Barometer is a snapshot of sales on thesaleroom.com for June 4-10, 2020.

‘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