It’s that time in the saleroom

AUCTION DATES

John Taylors, Louth
Collectables, Antiques, Furniture, Ceramics, Clocks, Pictures and Jewellery, Tue 16th Nov, 10am.

Robert Bell & Co, Horncastle
Online only and entries being accepted.
Period & Modern Household Furniture & Effects, Wed 24th Nov, 10am.

Golding Young, Bourne
Collective Sale, Wed 3rd & Thu 4th Nov, 10am.
Toy, Transport & Automobilia Sale, Thu 25th Nov, 10am.

Golding Young, Grantham
Collective Sale, Wed 10th & Thu 11th Nov, 10am.
Asian Art Sale, Wed 24th Nov, 10am.

Golding Young, Lincoln
Collective Sale, Wed 17th & Thu 18th Nov, 10am.
Fine Art Sale, Wed 24th Nov, 4pm.

Batemans of Stamford
Fine Art, Antiques and Specialist Collectors, Sat 6th Nov, 10am.
Jewellery & Watches, Silver & Gold, Coins & Banknotes, Fri 19th Nov, 4pm.

Stamford Auction Rooms
Fine Art, Antiques & Collectables Sat 27th Nov, 10am. Online only.

Unique Auctions, Lincoln
Antiques, Collectors & General Auction, Sat 27th & Sun 28th Nov, 9am.

Please refer to the websites of each company to see the most recent updates on auction postponements and cancellations.

 


Words by:
William Gregory MRICS
Featured in:
November 2021


By William Gregory MRICS, Golding Young and Mawer.

With impeccable timing, six lots attracted the bidders at Lincolnshire auctions.

A George III ebonised bracket clock by the London maker John Richardson achieved top estimate, selling for a bid of £1,400; the attractive mantel clock with an arched dial and silver chapter ring engraved with Roman numerals was further enhanced with a fusee movement. Fusee clock movements are thought to be superior as they incorporate a mainspring barrel, this balances the tension as the clock winds down.

Two 19thC skeleton clocks also with fusee movements and displayed under glass domes found new owners. With a premium paid for the name, a Haynes of Stamford clock sold for £500 and another unnamed example sold for £300.

Wristwatches produced the big hitters at auction with an 18ct gold cased Rolex Oyster Perpetual Day-Date doubling the auction estimate when it sold for £8,100, and a Panerai Luminor stainless steel cased wristwatch sold for £2,200; the bidding helped by the addition of its original paperwork and guarantee.

Full illustrated auction results can be found at www.goldingyoung.com




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