Category: Sales Release

Asian Art at Auction

The Charterhouse specialist auction of Asian Art on 2nd November has an amazing selection of items from across China and Japan. “The Asian market remains very strong.” Commented John Snape. “Over the years we have had some exceptional results selling to mainland China, Japan and collectors from Europe and in to America via our online […]

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Child’s Play

A model of a racing 1924 Alfa Romeo which was played with by its owner decades ago is estimated to sell for £2,000 in the Charterhouse online auction of automobilia and memorabilia on Thursday 29th September. “The owner, who lives in Devon, played with the clockwork car for years.” Commented Richard Bromell. “And then the […]

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Old Master Art at Auction

A pair of Old Master paintings are estimated to sell for £8,000-10,000 in the Charterhouse two day 6th & 7th October auction in Sherborne. “The paintings have been in the same titled family for many years and are quite an exciting discovery.” Commented Richard Bromell. “Dating to the late 1600’s they are fairly typical of […]

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Coins are Mint

A collection of modern coins are estimated to sell for thousands of pounds in the Charterhouse September specialist auction of coins, medals, stamps and collectors’ items. “The market for coins continues to remain strong from 13th century hammered coins through to the modern collector coins such as these.” Commented Richard Bromell. “A strong market combined […]

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Marvellous Medals at Auction

The group of medals awarded to Sir Albert Thomas “Archie” Lamb KBE CMG DFC are included in the Charterhouse September auction of medals, militaria, coins and stamps. “They are a fantastic group of medals charting the deeds and travels of Sir Archie from the Second World War through to the late 1970’s when he was […]

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As pretty as a picture

A Victorian mobile photographic studio, which has spent most of its life on the Dorset coast at Swanage, is looking for a new home when it goes under the Charterhouse Auction gavel on Friday 5th August. “This is a fantastic opportunity for someone to acquire what we understand to be a unique piece of Victorian […]

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Country House Auction Delights

The contents of Hillcrest, Church Lane, Charlton Marshall, Blandford DT11 9NX are going under the Charterhouse auction gavel on Wednesday 27th July. “We have been instructed to auction about 98 % of the contents at Hillcrest, a three storey country house, all being sold entirely without reserve.” Commented Richard Bromell. “Although the house is not […]

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Classic Country House Look

The Charterhouse two day 7th & 8th July includes the residual contents of a Somerset country house. “We are most happy sorting through country houses such as this which was built in the 1720’s.” Commented John Snape. “We even found some 40 year old Margaux in the cellar along with Coalbrookdale style garden furniture in […]

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COUNTRY HOUSE AUCTION

We are delighted to be holding a classic country house auction in Dorset on Wednesday July 27th – offering all of the usual treasures owned by an enthusiastic collector who recently passed away – all lots being sold without reserve. With lots including furniture, fishing items, garden statuary, thousands of books, ceramics, glass, silver, pictures, […]

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Box is Music to Collectors Ears

A Victorian Swiss music box is estimated to sell for £2,000-3,000 in the Charterhouse 9th & 10th June two day collector’s auction,. “Music boxes really were a luxury only the wealthy owned in the 19th century.” Commented Richard Bromell. “Whereas today, we have music streaming with companies such as Spotify, and can play music anywhere […]

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