Top selling lots
Wright Marshall, Tarporley, July 8
Cased George V Coronation 12 coin proof set dated 1911.
Cheffins, Cambridge, July 12
First edition, first issue copy of The War of the Worlds, 1898, inscribed by HG Wells to book illustrator EJ Sullivan.
Morton & Eden, London, July 6
Rare ‘Pegasus Bridge’ MC group of six awarded to Captain David ‘Jock’ McCowan Hunter.
Highest price over estimate
Bearnes Hampton & Littlewood, Exeter, July 11
Qing blue and white octagonal baluster form stand with three-character mark to base, 4in (11cm).
Laidlaw, Carlisle, July 8
An early 20th century blond mohair teddy bear, with humpback and articulated limbs, 16in (40cm).
Potburys, Sidmouth, July 11
A bracket clock in an ebonised case with silvered chapter dial and date aperture, probably 17th century, 12in (30cm) high.
1122 Most registered online bidders
Bearnes Hampton & Littlewood, Exeter, July 11-12
Source: Bid Barometer is a snapshot of sales on thesaleroom.com for July 6-12, 2017.
‘Highest price over estimate’ = Our selection of items from the top 10 highest hammer prices as a multiple of the high estimate paid by internet bidders on thesaleroom.com
‘Top selling lots’ = Our selection of items from the top 10 highest hammer prices paid by internet bidders on thesaleroom.com