Thursday, 22 March 2012

Spring is in the air!

Lot 28, a Lalique green satin glass frog seated in a shallow dish, sold in our March Fine Art & Antique Sale
for an impressive £14,500

We are now accepting entries for our
next Fine Art & Antique Sale on 13th June

Forthcoming Sales
4th April 10am
General Household Sale

Saturday 31st March 10am – 1pm
Tuesday 3rd April 2pm – 6pm
& morning of sale from 9am

18th April 10am
General Household Sale

Saturday 14th April 10am – 1pm
Tuesday 17th April 2pm – 6pm
& morning of sale from 9am

Friday, 2 March 2012

Fine Art & Antique Sale 7th March 2012

Fine Art & Antique Sale
Wednesday 7th March 2012

Viewing:- Saturday 3rd March 10am - 1pm
Tuesday 6th March 2pm - 6pm
and on the morning of the sale from 9am

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Any queries telephone 0191 537 2630
or email us at

Selection of items in our
7th March Auction

Lot 54

A fine early 17th Century Lantern Clock,
circa 1620 - 1650, with original verge
escapement, the central dial engraved with tulips,
the chapter ring with stylised wheatsheaf half hour
markers, the hand cast bell to the top enclosed by
four finials and straps surmounted with a turned
finial with three engraved pediments,
the movement resting on square supports and
rope driven (not converted, no weights or pendulum).
39.5 cm high, 14.5cm deep, dial 15.5cm diameter
Estimate £1,000 - £1,500

Lot 505

'The Good Child's Cabinet' (Miniature Library) containing
15 miniature children's toy books.
The hand painted cabinet depicts an astragal glazed
bookshelf full of books with shaped cornice,
the sliding panel opens to reveal the books inside.
13.5cm x 9cm x 9cm
Estimate £400 - £600
Lot 55
A pair of Wedgwood flame 'Fairyland Sunset Lustre' high
shouldered vases of baluster form; by Daisy Makeig Jones,
decorated with willow pattern in chinoiserie style,
including a candle lighthouse, highlighted in gilt, printed
Portland vase mark to base, numbered 25360
and shape number 2034.
22cm high
Estimate £3,000 - £5,000

Lot 5
A Bob 'Wrenman' Hunter oak book trough, with shaped
back and sides, with carved wren signature.
29.5cm high
Estimate £40-60

Lot 409
Autograph, the Beatles, signed by Paul McCartney,
John Lennon and George Harrison on a compliment slip
from 'The Eden Arms Hotel, Rushyford, County Durham'.
Estimate £1,800 - 2,200

Lot 571
19th Century Continental School
Oil on canvas
"Portrait of Madonna and Child"
In ornate gilt frame
87 cm x 65 cm
Estimate £300-500
Lot 300
A ladies 18ct gold Rolex Date Just with date aperture
and diamond bezel, having diamond and rubies to the dial.
Estimate £5,000 - £6,000

Lot 301
A diamond half hoop eternity ring
with three rows of diamonds, 2.23kt total.
Estimate £2,500 - £3,000
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Our next General Sale
is on Wednesday 21st March
at 10am

Saturday 17th March 10am - 1pm
Tuesday 20th March 2pm - 6pm
and morning of sale from 9am

View on-line from close of business Friday 16th March

We look forward to seeing you at Boldon Auction Galleries
Front Street, East Boldon, Tyne & Wear, NE36 0SJ