Our Winter Sports & Exploration sale did well, with quite a few surprises in store!
The highest selling lot received plenty of pre-sale interest. A Scottish School oil of St Monans, East Neuk proved popular with a commission bidder at £1,000!
Among the bikes in the section, a Bianchi 20 speed road bike sold for parts caught the internet’s attention at £160.
Amongst the silver, a rectangular tray with ribbed engine turned design sold for £180. Not far behind, an Edward VII vesta case in the form of a cricket ball sold for £160.
Most valuable among the instruments, a Schreiber standard bassoon in its case sold to the internet for £700!
Most popular among the copper, a Persian/Islamic copper engraved finial sold to the internet at £180.
A quantity of 1/12 scale dolls house furniture sold to the internet at £200.
Popular among the oils, an Erik W. Gleave example of a reclining female nude sold to the internet at £340. A 19th Century oil portrait of a lady sold to the room at £160.
Rugs and carpets are doing well! Consigned from a private vendor, a tree of life runner sold at £500. Not far behind, a Persian runner of Qashqai design sold for £440. A Heriz Persian rug also sold for £400. A red Persian rug of Qashqai design sold to the internet at £200.
Most valuable among the furniture, a 1970s teak table and six chairs proved popular with the internet at £480.
Following on from the success of Mid Century in our last sale, a pair of teak chests of drawers from a Kendal deceased estate did well with the internet at £380. From the same source, a Scandinavian rosewood four seat bed settee caught the internet’s eye at £320. A Heals oak sideboard sold to the room at £220. From a house clearance, a Habitat style cabinet with a laminate top sold to the internet at £200.
Exceeding expectations, a Victorian brass and iron bed did well at £110.
A set of four Ercol hoop back chairs did well at £130.
Forever a popular subject in our saleroom, a Victorian pine farmhouse table sold to the internet at £340.
From a house clearance, a Victorian mahogany double bed sold to a commission bid at £150.
A Miele prestige plus six washing machine had the room’s attention at £110.
Our next auction is 5th February: Valentines Silver, Jewellery & Watches. Our next #curatedbypfk auction is 26th February, and the catalogue is online now, with further updates to come!
We hope to see you for our next sale!