Top selling lots
Humbert & Ellis, Whittlebury, June 14
An automatic steel cased diver’s watch marked Rolex Oyster Perpetual Date and Sea Dweller Submariner 2000.
Stroud Auctions, Gloucestershire, June 13
Victorian brooch set with a cushion-cut untreated purple sapphire of approximately 20ct.
Mellors & Kirk, Nottingham, June 13
Lucie Rie porcelain bowl, c.1960, with manganese and yellow oxide glaze, 9in (22cm).
Highest price over estimate
Mitchells, Cockermouth, June 13
18th century walnut armchair with solid splat back, old wrought-iron repairs.
Lockdales, Ipswich, June 13
FW Barratt, folding Map of the Parish of St Matthew, Bethnal Green, June 1886.
Semley Auctioneers, Shaftesbury, June 16,
Original Patek Philippe Nautilus cork box, c.1977 plus a Rolex box and Cartier red velvet pouch (all empty).
1290 Most registered online bidders
Stroud Auction Rooms, June 13-15
Source: Bid Barometer is a snapshot of sales on thesaleroom.com for June 14-20, 2018.
‘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