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silver hallmarks

Silver Hallmarks Guide

When buying silver at auction it’s important to look for an item’s hallmarks. These silver hallmarks indicate the purity of the precious metal and often identify the date and location where the item was originally stamped or 'assayed'.

Silver palanquin finial

Indian Art

The term Indian art encompasses different artistic categories ranging from ancient antiquities to contemporary paintings.

Ercol light elm sideboard


Ercol became one of the best-known British furniture brands in the 1950-60s and is still in production today.

Jaeger-LeCoultre Reverso Latitude

Jaeger-LeCoultre watches

Known for its quality, craftsmanship and innovation, Jaeger-LeCoultre has long been one of the most desirable watch brands.

Pear-shape diamond single-stone ring

Diamond rings: what to look for

A large array of diamond rings are regularly offered at auctions on

Moet and Chandon 1959 Dry Imperial


A wide variety of champagne is offered for sale at regular auctions on

Table clock by London maker Charles Goode

English table clocks

England has a fine history of clockmaking and no model represents this tradition more than the table clock.

 Audemars Piguet Royal Oak

Audemars Piguet watches

Swiss watchmaker Audemars Piguet dates back to the late 19th century but the brand reached its prime only in the 1970s.

Art Deco diamond brooch


Perfect for a special occasion as well as everyday wear, brooches are both stunning pieces of jewellery and ever-popular fashion accessories.

Marvel comics


Comics are to be read and enjoyed. They can also be collected.