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BUYING – Collectors Sales at 10.30 am start

Next Collector’s Sale – Friday 1st June 2018

Closing date for entries – 15th May

 

9th March online Catalogue –  link

Upcoming Items

Cased proof gold coin set £5 to 1/4 sovereign – sold £3800.00 Hornby O gauge locomotives – next Collectors Sale 1st June Rare presentation dress sword of the Punjab Light Horse – next Collectors Sale 1st June
                                            
Hornby and Bing O gauge Pullman coaches – next Collectors Sale 1st June Iron Level Crossing sign – next Collectors Sale 1st June  Part of an album of over 250 late 19th Century travel photographs – next Collectors Sale 1st June
     
 Boxed Corgi circus vehicle set – next Collectors Sale 1st June  1959 Cornish Railway poster – next Collectors Sale 1st June  Important family group of medals – Military General Service medal with Talavera bar – Capt Charles Collis 24th Regt (wounded at Talavera); Punjab medal – Ensign HCH Collis 24th Regt (killed at Chilianwala); IGS North West Frontier – Lieut GHB Collis 1st 6th Regt; and 1st War group – 2nd Lieut CRH Collis Royal Marines – next Collectors Sale 1st June

Recent Sales

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A pair of 2WW German Naval binoculars – sold £2300.00 Cornwall & Devon Miners Artillery Helmet – sold £2600.00 Pair of cased 19th Century Officers percussion belt pistols by Westley Richards – sold £4600.00
     
 Original 24-page music score by Malcolm Arnold “The Padstow Lifeboat” – sold £2100.00  Victorian Officers broad sword of the 74th Highlanders – sold £1300.00  Album of 19th Century African and Americas stamps – sold £1100.00
   
 2012 gold £10 proof coin – sold £5400.00  Pair of cased flintlock duelling pistols by Robert Wogdon of London – sold £8400.00
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Old copper divers helmet by Siebe Gorman – sold £4000.00 Atlas of the Society for Useful Knowledge, 2 vols & supplement bound as one 1844 – sold £3000.00 Collection of Cornish and West Country railway memorabilia – sold in excess of £12,000.00

What Can I Buy?

Books, postcards, cigarette cards, paperwork, stamps, coins including gold and silver, medallions, banknotes, mining and sporting memorabilia, scientific instruments, toys, models, medals, badges, weapons and militaria

When Can I Buy?

Every 6 – 8 weeks – look out for detailed adverts in the local press (West Briton, Cornish Guardian and Cornishman)

What Commission Do I Pay?

15% plus Vat at the current rate –(on commission only)

When Can I View?

Wednesdays (prior to sale) 10am – 1pm (specialized sales only) and 2pm – 6pm
Thursdays (prior to sale) 2pm – 4pm
And Morning of Sales from 9am

 

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 Rare Marklin clockwork model boat “Jolanda” – sold in Sept for £5600.00  Album of Cornish mining related photographs & postcards – sold £1900.00  Victorian porcelain and wood doll – sold £4300.00
   
 Cased 20 bore percussion sporting gun by Forsyth – sold £2800.00  A collection of modern construction diecast toys – sold £1400.00
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Rare Doggett’s coat and badge Thames waterman’s rowing prize jacket 1953 – sold £5300.00 First War DSO MC group of medals to the Tunelling Companies Royal Engineers – sold £8000.00 Rare Crimea Officers sword of Capt John M Webb 4th Royal Irish Dragoon Guards – sold £1400.00

 

Are Catalogues Available?

Yes they are, from our office at the Auction Centre. Priced at £3 (or can be posted at a cost of £4) Tel: 01209 822266

Do You Post Items Purchased?

Yes we have our own in-house postal service, most items purchased can be sent locally, nationally and abroad for a small fee. – Auctioneers discretion will apply

How Long Do I Have To Remove Items?

Items can be cleared during the sale, otherwise we would expect all items to be paid for and cleared within 2 weeks of the auction.

Transporting Large Purchased Items

We don’t provide any transport ourselves but can recommend a carrier who would be willing to help.

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