TOP SELLING LOTS
Dreweatts 1759, Newbury, September 11
Pair of late 19th century Meissen blue-ground and gilt vases decorated in the Renaissance Limoges enamel style, each 14in (35cm) high.
Holloway’s, Banbury, September 10
Our Lady of Kazan icon with jewelled and cloisonné enamel oklad (cover) with Moscow marks for 1908-26 and maker’s mark EA, 13 x 11in (33 x 28cm).
Sworders, Stansted Mountfitchet, September 11
Sri Lankan gilt bronze figure of Buddha, probably 18th century, 17in (44cm) high.
HIGHEST MULTIPLE OVER TOP ESTIMATE
Rowley’s, Ely, September 7
Doulton Lambeth stoneware Old King Cole character mug, perhaps by Leslie Harradine.
Piers Motley, Exmouth, September 9
Official’s medal for the 1948 Summer Olympics with ribbon for the Torquay Organising Committee where sailing events were held.
Mitchells, Cockermouth, September 4
French 18th century soft-paste porcelain cachepot decorated with buildings and floral sprays, 4½in (11cm) with interlaced L marks, probably Vincennes.
Source: Bid Barometer is a snapshot of sales on thesaleroom.com for September 5-11, 2019.
‘Highest multiple over top estimate’ = Our selection of items from the top 20 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 20 highest hammer prices paid by internet bidders on thesaleroom.com