TOP SELLING LOTS
Charterhouse, Sherborne, July 22
Kangxi period blue and white rouleau vase decorated with a man breathing fire with a dragon and other figures, 16in (40cm) high, crack to the interior and small chip to base.
Ewbank’s, Woking, July 24
Underglaze blue and famille rose enamel vase with Qianlong mark but later, 22in (55cm) high.
Mellors & Kirk, Nottingham, July 23
South-east Asian bronze bodhisattva with black patination, 6in (15cm) high.
HIGHEST MULTIPLE OVER TOP ESTIMATE
Huntly Auctions, Turriff, Aberdeenshire, July 28
Tribal art carved wood spoon, 15in (37cm), probably Dan (Ivory Coast and Liberia) ceremonial ladle or wakemia.
Roseberys, London, July 28
Early 20th century Chinese paktong ink box incised with inscription and a scholar in a landscape, 5in (12.5cm) wide. Estimate: £80-120
Peter Francis, Carmarthen, July 22
Early 18th century walnut tallboy of small size in distressed condition, 5ft 7in high x 3ft 2in wide (1.7m x 95cm).
Source: Bid Barometer is a snapshot of sales on thesaleroom.com for July 16-29,2020.
'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