These three-weekly sales are the largest of their kind in East Anglia, generally totalling approx 1200 lots sold across two rooms. The majority of entries are from house clearances to include deceased estates. Lots generally range from modest items worth a few pounds, to good quality reproduction furniture and Georgian and later antiques selling for up to £1000. Collectables include; ceramics, silver, jewellery, dolls, books, and mixed box lots of ephemera.
A recent highlight was the sale of a rare circa 1860s French sub-miniature wet-plate fixed-focus camera as discovered by Paul Laidlaw and featured on the BBC’s Antiques Road Trip. It eventually sold over the telephone for £20,000 – a show record.
Entries close one week prior to auction.
Viewing – The day prior 10am-7pm and the morning of the sale from 8.45am.
Lacy Scott & Knight in conjunction with Peter Crichton held a collective farm sale of vintage and modern farm equipment on behalf of over 80 vendors on Saturday 26th June 2021.
From a 1959 Jaguar XK150 for £77,000 to a £15,000 canine portrait by John Boultbee, £23,000 for a Patek Philippe wristwatch and a 17th century rapier for £2,100 - our June two-day auction weekend comprising Medals, Militaria & Country Pursuits and Fine Art & Antiques was incredibly eclectic and augmented by some very interesting single-owner collections including Classic Cars, Fine Art and Great Exhibition memorabilia