TOP SELLING LOTS
Sloane Street Auctions, London, September 28
Portrait of a cleric in a landscape attributed to Joseph Wright of Derby (1734-97), old inscription verso Duke of St Albans, 2ft 11in x 2ft 4in (89 x 71cm).
Bosleys, Stafford, September 28
Royal Hampshire Regiment DSO group of seven medals awarded to Lieutenant Colonel John Hamilton Allford for operations as a battalion commander of the 2/7 Gurkha Rifles, Malaya 1954.
Bonhams, London, September 27
19th century Salor carpet, ruby red ground with four columns of gul, 8ft 4in (2.56m) long, repairs.
HIGHEST MULTIPLE OVER TOP ESTIMATE
Swan Fine Art, Twickenham, September 28
Mazawattee Tea double-sided leaf-form enamel sign, 22in (54cm).
Ewbank’s, Woking, September 23
Two late 18th century enamelled egg shaped vinaigrettes, one Bilston the other French.
Bamfords, Derby, September 26
Christian Dior Bijoux fashion necklace and accompanying clip earrings, dated 1959, boxed with original cloth pouch.
Source: Bid Barometer is a snapshot of sales on thesaleroom.com for July 14-20, 2022.
‘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