TOP SELLING LOTS
Roseberys, London, March 17
A 19th century Italian parchment Sefer Torah on parcel gilt silver-mounted wood and bone rollers in an associated 20th century breakfront parcel gilt arc, both apparently unmarked, 18in (46cm) high.
Stride & Son, Chichester, March 12
Probably early 20th century Chinese carved and pierced hardwood throne chairs and matching table.
Halls, Shrewsbury, March 17
Song Dynasty Jian ware ‘hare’s fur’ bowl, lustrous black glaze suffused with ochre streaks, 4in (10cm) diameter.
HIGHEST MULTIPLE OVER TOP ESTIMATE
Bamfords, Derby, March 12
D-Day map of a section of the Normandy beaches marked Defences Ryes. Sheet 37/18 SW Top Secret.
Wessex Auction Rooms, Chippenham, March 13
A bottle of Lagavulin Island of Islay Malt Whisky together with a bottle of Glenmoriston Old Farm Scotch Whisky.
Bellmans, Wisborough Green, West Sussex, March 10
Late Qing Thai market benjarong porcelain cadogan teapot together with an extensively broken teapot and cover with similar decoration.
Source: Bid Barometer is a snapshot of sales on thesaleroom.com for March 10-17, 2021.
‘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