TOP SELLING LOTS
1818 Auctioneers, Milnthorpe, Cumbria, timed online sale ending August 1
Fine quality 19th century mahogany dining table in the Gillows style with five extra leaves in stand, stamped Lodge & Co, Lancaster and Preston.
William George, online sale ending July 29
Patek Philippe yellow gold Calatrava 3602 with box and papers c.1974.
HIGHEST MULTIPLE OVER TOP ESTIMATE
Wessex Auction Rooms, Chippenham, July 31
Watercolour sketch of a boat on a fjord in the manner of JMW Turner, 4in (11cm diameter) framed and glazed
Bowler & Binnie, Dunfermline, July 31
Early 19th century penwork chessboard probably completed by Elizabeth Swayne (1783-1868), Iron Acton, Gloucestershire.
Wotton Auction Rooms, Wotton-Under-Edge, August 3
A 19th century pocket globe (some damage) within wood case turned and carved as a walnut.
Fellows, Birmingham, July 29
Carnelian intaglio ring, carved as Pandora with pithos and Greek ‘signature’ mounted in a late Georgian gold band.
Source: Bid Barometer is a snapshot of sales on thesaleroom.com for January 8-16, 2019.
‘Highest price over 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