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The variety and styles of chess boards and pieces on offer at auction offers huge scope for an international audience of collectors.
Thanks to the continued popularity of industrial style and the eclectic look, vintage enamel advertising signs have become a strong niche collecting area.
Don’t just wait for the hammer to fall – get prepared to bid on entertainment memorabilia which is set to create a kind of magic this week.
Royal memorabilia – four lots at auction with links to royalty including a Henry VIII signed document
Items with links to royalty have long been in demand for collectors and a selection on offer at William George this week is enticing bidders.
Antique and vintage mirrors can add a decorative touch to a room as well as brightening it.
The sale of antiques and interiors at Tennants in Leyburn, North Yorkshire on January 4 includes a large selection of Beswick and Border Fine Arts figures.
Material of choice: Seven different types of wood appearing in Woolley & Wallis’ first auction of the year
Furniture and other antique wooden objects are prized for their colour as well as their craftsmanship.
An Airfix D-Day model turned out to be a hotly contested lot at auction in Kent and was sold to a buyer on thesaleroom.com.
Millions of items covering all collecting disciplines and all price levels are listed every year on thesaleroom.com. Affordable furnishings run shoulders with fine and rare works of art.
Millions of items covering all collecting disciplines and price levels are listed every year on thesaleroom.com. Affordable furnishings run shoulders with fine and rare works of art.