TOP SELLING LOTS
Historia Auktionhaus, Berlin, August 18
Late 19th century Royal Worcester pot pourri ‘ship’ vase after the Sévres model painted with battle scene and a floral bouquet, 19in (44cm) high, lid restored.
Hammer: €16,000 (£13,700)
Lacy Scott & Knight, Bury St Edmunds, August 20
Museum-quality ship maker’s display model of the Steam Yacht Oriental built by AJ Inglis of Pointhouse, Glasgow, c.1890, 4ft 9in (1.42m).
Mullock’s, Church Stretton, August 18
England rugby international white jersey worn by Walter Greg who won two caps in 1875-6, playing against Ireland and Scotland.
HIGHEST MULTIPLE OVER TOP ESTIMATE
Woolley & Wallis, Salisbury, August 24
Pavlova (Swan Song), HN676, a rare Royal Doulton figure, 7in (17cm) wide.
Potbury’s, Sidmouth, August 24
Early 19th century mahogany drop-dial fusee wall clock by Vulliamy of London.
Windsor Auctions, Berkshire, August 21
Sino-Tibetan bronze with contents still intact.
Source: Bid Barometer is a snapshot of sales on thesaleroom.com for August 19-25,2021.
‘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