What’s it worth? Find out with Gildings

What’s it worth? Find out with Gildings

A rare silver twin-handled footed bowl, designed by Charles Robert Ashbee for the Guild of Handicraft, London 1903, the footed bowl applied with exaggerated loop handles applied with chrysoprase cabochons, 25.5cm wide, 6.5cm high Reference: Variations of this design...
Vintage Fishing Equipment – What’s So Alluring?

Vintage Fishing Equipment – What’s So Alluring?

Do you know your Devons from your Phantoms? Your centre pins from your casting reels? Or even your priests from your gaffs?  These are all terms associated with the art of fly fishing, and in particular vintage fly fishing. In our recent Antiques and Collectors...
Pre-Christmas Art and Antiques – 4th December

Pre-Christmas Art and Antiques – 4th December

Preview Pre-Christmas Art & Antiques Tuesday 4th December at 11am Including Fine Art Jewellery, Silver and Watches 20th Century Decorative Arts Antiques and Collectables Emile Pinedo, two bronze busts of Napoleon Bonaparte £500 – £800, each Thomas Reynolds...
IMPORTANT NOTICE FOR BUYERS USING THE-SALEROOM.COM

IMPORTANT NOTICE FOR BUYERS USING THE-SALEROOM.COM

Please be aware that as of 1st November, the online bidding platform The-Saleroom.com are raising their service charge from 3% of the hammer price of any lots bought via their platform to 4.95%, plus VAT. This is an industry-wide increase and not just for clients...
Auction Porter | Transporter

Auction Porter | Transporter

Job Opening Auction Porter | Transporter Apply Job Details Full time, permanent Pay £8/hour Full clean driving license with ability to drive commercial vehicles up to Luton/box van size with confidence required Job Description You will be part of our portering team...
David Hockney Paper Pools – Fine Art – September

David Hockney Paper Pools – Fine Art – September

The recent Fine Art and Antique auction on 4th September featured over 400 lots full of scarcities, rarities, and outright obscurities. The sale had a very traditional make-up with private collections of Staffordshire ceramics, a library of illustrated works by Arthur...
Toys, Models and Memorabilia – November 26th

Toys, Models and Memorabilia – November 26th

Toys, Models and Memorabilia November 26th Entries Invited A French Jumeau Doll, late 1800’s, original clothing, 22″  £1,000 – £1,500 Includes a good collection of British and American comics. Marvel and DC, Spiderman #1 and early X-Men and Avengers...
Car-Boot Find Hans Coper vase realises £21,960

Car-Boot Find Hans Coper vase realises £21,960

A tall 1950s ceramic vase by the esteemed studio potter Hans Coper realised an incredible £21,960 today at Gildings Auctioneers in Market Harborough, having been purchased from a car-boot sale by the owner back in the early 1990s for just £20. We have all heard of the...