Thursday 13 August 2020
Commencing at 11:00amLeamington Spa Auction Centre
Wednesday prior 9am - 5pm
Morning of the sale
Viewing for this sale is available with restrictions.
A limited number of people will be permitted in the salerooms at any one time and strict social distancing measures will be in place.
All customers must wear a face covering.
Our popular weekly auction includes approximately 400 lots of antique & general furniture, household goods, jewellery, tools, modern electrical items and garden equipment.
Please note this sale will be held live on the internet. Whilst you can view as detailed above, we cannot allow bidding in person on the day*.
*These conditions are subject to change and dependent upon Government guidance.
Situated in the town centre, Locke & England held their first auction sale in Leamington Spa in 1834 and have continued to hold regular antique, general household and specialist sales ever since as well as offering a valuation service.
If you cannot make the sale on Thursday, leave us a commission bid when you view by filling out the simple form in the saleroom, or register to bid online via our website.
Weekly sale catalogues published online every Tuesday at 6.00pm
Entries are accepted Monday, Friday & Tuesday 8.30am – 5.30pm
all subject to items saleability and space available
Recent sale results from this auction are displayed below. To view highlights from other auctions, click here.
Leamington Spa Auction Centre
An early 20th century white metal, ruby and diamond trilogy ring marked '18ct Plat' The central ruby approximately 0.75ct, flanked by two approximately 0.25ct round brilliant cut diamonds. Approx weight 2.6g. Size Q
Sold for £1,400
A polychrome wooden plaque depicting the coat of arms of the United Kingdom, h. 30.5 cm,
w. 38 cm
Sold for £1,300
A George II mahogany tea table, the shaped fold over top supported on a single gate action over a single frieze drawer above cabriole legs with shell carved knees, C-scroll ears and terminating in pad feet, h. 72 cm, w. 86 cm, d. 43 cm
Sold for £1,100
A pair of 19th century cast iron urns, the egg and dart rim over the gadrooned body and fluted column seated on tapering pedestals with plinth bases, h. 107 cm, dia. 74 cm
Sold for £1,900
An Elizabeth II silver four branch candelabra of hexagonal, tapering form. Hallmarked for London 1968, makers mark for William Comyns & Sons Ltd.
Sold for £580
A 19th century Chinese bronze bowl or incense burner modelled in the form of a duck standing on a waterside rock with leg raised.
Sold for £540
A late Victorian yellow metal and diamond star pendant/ brooch, the six point star set with graduating old and rough cut diamonds. Central stone approx 0.17ct. Total carat weight estimated at 1.2ct. Approx weight 9.4g, dia. 2.8 cm
Sold for £800
A late 19th/early 20th century Fernand Martin mechanical toy 'Le Gai Violoniste' in working order and in original box, h. 20 cm
Sold for £1,400
An 1693 William and Mary five guinea gold coin, the reverse with crowned shield of arms, the obverse with conjoined busts of the monarchs. Edge year QVINTO.
Sold for £4,000
A quantity of 18th and 19th century antiquarian leather bound books to include 'The History Of Napoleon', Shakespeare, etc.
Sold for £1,700
Colette Bouvard (1941-1996),
'Bridge between the houses- Venice',
signed, dated 7.2.75 to stock label verso,
oil on canvas,
26 x 34 cm
Sold for £1,600
An early 19th century figured cedar campaign chest of two short over three long drawers with flush brass handles, brass fittings and a splitting carcass, h. 102 cm, w. 106 cm, d. 44 cm
Sold for £1,200
A 19th century mahogany cellarette of sarcophagus form with gadrooned sides on gadrooned squat bun feet, h. 49 cm, w. 76 cm, d. 56 cm
Sold for £2,100
A Robert 'Mouseman' Thompson of Kilburn burr oak and oak dining table, the shaped adzed top on chamfered end supports with carved mouse.
Sold for £2,700
An 18ct yellow gold, emerald and diamond three stone ring, the approximately 3ct square cut emerald flanked by two approximately 0.5ct triangular cut diamonds. Size N. Approx weight 4.8g
Sold for £1,100
A Victorian oak and crossbanded extending dining table, the circular carved edge top extending with a winding mechanism on both sides with three extra leaves over a Gothic base splitting in two to carry the ends and consisting of carved corinthium columns and foliate brackets above four carved winged dog feet, h. 77 cm, w. 138 cm, min l. 138 cm, max l. 303 cm
Sold for £1,500
A Lachenal & Co 'The Edeophone' concertina, the fretwork ends having 48 buttons. Numbered 60031, RD number 129662. Housed in the original leather case with later stickers to exterior
Sold for £1,400