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Historia Auktionhaus, Berlin, August 18

Late 19th century Royal Worcester pot pourri ‘ship’ vase after the Sévres model painted with battle scene and a floral bouquet, 19in (44cm) high, lid restored.

Estimate: £N/A

Hammer: €16,000 (£13,700)

Lacy Scott & Knight, Bury St Edmunds, August 20

Museum-quality ship maker’s display model of the Steam Yacht Oriental built by AJ Inglis of Pointhouse, Glasgow, c.1890, 4ft 9in (1.42m).

Estimate: £3000-5000

Hammer: £12,700

Mullock’s, Church Stretton, August 18

England rugby international white jersey worn by Walter Greg who won two caps in 1875-6, playing against Ireland and Scotland.

Estimate: £20,000-40,000

Hammer: £18,000


Woolley & Wallis, Salisbury, August 24

Pavlova (Swan Song), HN676, a rare Royal Doulton figure, 7in (17cm) wide.

Estimate: £150-250

Hammer: £6500

Potbury’s, Sidmouth, August 24

Early 19th century mahogany drop-dial fusee wall clock by Vulliamy of London.

Estimate: £100-150

Hammer: £9000

Windsor Auctions, Berkshire, August 21

Sino-Tibetan bronze with contents still intact.

Estimate: £500-800

Hammer: £10,200

Source: Bid Barometer is a snapshot of sales on thesaleroom.com for August 19-25,2021.

‘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