Buying

Jewellery & Antiques Sales

These are held monthly and consist of approx 500 lots and are usually held on a Thursday at 10.30am. The lots are sub-divided into Silver, Jewellery & Gold, Coins, Watches & Clocks, Collectables & Decorative Items and Paintings, Prints, Rugs & Furniture.

A fully illustrated catalogue and online bidding is available at

The-Saleroom.com

Invaluable

Easy Live Auction

Specialist Sales

These are held regularly on Thursdays at 10.30am and encompass such sales as International Militaria, Sporting & Country Pursuits, Motor Racing Memorabilia, Cigarette Cards & Stamps, Vintage Toys and Dolls, etc.

A fully illustrated catalogue and online bidding is available at

The-Saleroom.com

Invaluable

Timed Online Only Auctions

Following each auction all unsold items are entered into an online only auction on The-Saleroom.com the items are listed at best price and run until 8pm Sunday following the sale.

Viewing

Viewing is by appointment only for specific items. All auctions have fully illustrated catalogues published online and the office would be happy to furnish you with a condition report upon request.

Ways To Bid

For our live sales you can bid online, via commission bid or on the phone. Timed sales are online bidding only. We do not currently have room bidding.

Commission Bids; we are happy to execute a commission bid on your behalf. Simply call the office or email details of your bid prior to the start of the sale and we will bid on your behalf as if you were in the saleroom. We will attempt to get your lot for the lowest price that other bids will allow.

Telephone Bids; In addition to the above, we will be pleased to accept telephone bids, which must be booked in advance with the office. This allows you to bid confidentially in real time. We are happy to accept telephone bids for items estimated in excess of £100.

Buyers Premium

There is a 25% buyers premium inclusive of VAT.

Payment

Payment is currently by bank transfer only.

Collection of Purchases

Collection is strictly by appointment only the week following the sale.

Items marked SIA are ‘sold in absentia’ and may need to be collected from the vendor and will not be in the saleroom for viewing or collection.

Postage and Packaging

At the auctioneer’s absolute discretion we will post and pack light, unbreakable items.

There is a £10 handling charge for the first item, irrespective of size. Each additional lot carries a handling charge of £2. P&P is at cost via Royal Mail Special Delivery, Parcelforce or UPS (tracked, signed, compensated services).

We will only be able to offer cheaper postage options if the buyer takes full responsibility in writing for any lost or damage in transit.

Full Terms & Conditions can be found on all catalogues and in our Guide to Buying and Selling.