Monday, 16 June 2014

Valuation Sessions

Friday 27th June
Friday 11th July

10 am - 12 noon
& 2 pm - 4 pm

No appointment necessary
(6 items or less please)

If you have more than 6 items we can book appointments for you - please ask at the Office

Top Lots from Antique Auction

Lot 261
A 1950/51 Rail Racing car, the model is of a V16 BRM car with steel chassis and aluminium body, petrol Oliver Cub 1.5cc compression ignition engine.
26 cm long
Sold for £1,400

Lot 469
A hammered silver Arts and Crafts pedestal bowl decorated with semi-precious stones and leaf design, Birmingham 1904, maker's mark Albert E. Jones. 
Weight 10.8 oz
Sold for £1,250

Lot 520
John Bentham Dinsdale
Oil on canvas
"The Falcon Hong Kong"
34 cm x 43 cm
Sold for £1,200

Lot 478
A large silver salver with moulded shell and scrolled border on four scrolled feet. The salver depicts six Newcastle upon Tyne buildings including the Laing Art Gallery, the former Newcastle Library, the Town Hall, St Nicholas Cathedral, The College of Medicine, Armstrong College and the Education Office, also Newcastle coat of arms and inscribed "This salver and a purse of gold were publicly subscribed for and presented on behalf of the subscribers to Mr Alfred Goddard by the Lord Mayor of Newcastle upon Tyne (Sir Joseph Baxter Ellis J.P) in recognition of the splendid services rendered by Mr Goddard to the City of Newcastle upon Tyne during a period of 35 years as the only Clerk to the late School Board from its inception to its close and the first secretary to the Newcastle upon Tyne Education Committee 30th September 1906", London 1906, stamped Reid and Sons Newcastle upon Tyne.
56 cm diameter
Approximate weight 110 oz
Sold for £1,600

Lot 451

An 18ct white gold solitaire diamond ring, approximately 1.25 ct, ring size M/N.
Sold for £1,450

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Thursday, 5 June 2014

General Auction Date



Our next General Sale is on Wednesday 25th June

at 10am



Saturday 21st June 10am - 1pm

Tuesday 24th June 2pm - 6pm

and morning of sale from 9am

View on-line from close of business Friday 20th June

We look forward to seeing you at
Boldon Auction Galleries

 Front Street, East Boldon, Tyne & Wear, NE36 0SJ

Snapshot of items to be auctioned on 11th June

Fine Art & Antique Sale

Wednesday 11th June 2014

Viewing:- Saturday 7th June 10am - 1pm
Tuesday 10th June 2pm - 6pm
and on the morning of the sale from 9am

View our catalogue on-line at

Any queries telephone 0191 537 2630
or email us at

A Selection of items in our
11th June Sale

Lot 125

A Victorian walnut tea caddy with parquetry inlaid decoration, the front inlaid with a steam/sailing ship, supported on turned ebonised feet.
33 cm long
Estimate: £80-120

Lot 230

A large scale 1930's Mettoy tinplate clockwork twin propeller aeroplane, stamped 'Made in England'.
42 cm long x 54 cm wide
Estimate: £100-150

Lot 66 
A Whitefriars tangerine TV vase designed by Geoffrey Baxter.
17 cm high
Estimate: £80-120

A group of 7 medals awarded to Major Norman Batey Pigg comprising; a Military Cross inscribed Armentieres, 23.11.16, 31.3.17, N.B.P. for conspicuous gallantry in action. He led a successful raid against the enemy's trenches and was severely woLot 203
Comics: "The Amazing Spider Man" September 1963 written by Stan Lee and artwork by Steve Ditko, the first appearance of "The Sandman".Estimate: £40-60

Lot 55
A large Royal Doulton character jug "Field Marshall Smuts" D6198.
Estimate: £600-800


Lot 521 
John Bentham Dinsdale
Oil on canvas
"The Clipper Ship Kaisow"
24 cm x 34 cm
Estimate: £500-800

Lot 261 
A 1950/51 Rail Racing car, the model is of a V16 BRM car with steel chassis and aluminium body, petrol Oliver Cub 1.5cc compression ignition engine.
26 cm long
Estimate: £100-150

Lot 3
A 1980 Triumph Bonneville motorcycle, 750 cc, matching frame and engine numbers EX 08041, no tax or test, V5 present.
Estimate: £3000-5000

Lot 524 
Arthur Henry Knighton-Hammond
Oil on board
"Sailing boats on a river"
50 cm x 60 cm
Estimate: £300-400

Lot 286 
A 1970's lady's Omega De Ville wristwatch with interlocking silver bracelet, with grey rectangular dial with white batons.
Estimate: £200-300

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Wednesday, 4 June 2014

Viewing Times

Fine Art and Antique Auction
Wednesday 11th June

Come and View in person onSaturday 7th June 10am - 1pm
Tuesday 10th June 2pm - 6pm
and on morning of Auction from 9am

New Delivery Service for Fine Art & Antique Auctions

In addition to packing in-house for purchased items in our quarterly Fine Art & Antique Auctions we are also using Delivery Service.

Contact details:

Telephone  +44 (0) 203 725 5555