Friday 23 April 2021

Welcome Back

Lot 402

A walnut ladies writing desk sold for £500 on Wednesday 21st April.

We were able to welcome our clients once more in to the Saleroom on Saleday - although in smaller numbers, socially distanced and wearing face masks, it was great to see everyone again.  Until next time!!!

An Unknown Cavalier

This was a fascinating lot - Lot 295 sold for £1,200, 21st April 2021.

A 19th century, unsigned, oil on canvas, 'Portrait of a Cavalier', 76 x 63cm, (in ornate gilt frame)

Game Time

 Lot 242 was the most talked about lot on the 21st April - this super boxed Mah Jong set realised £380.

Coalport proves popular again

The Coalport figures sold extremely well in Wednesday's Auction.

Lot 66 sold for £240 and Lot 81 sold for £200

Thursday 22 April 2021

Tudor Times

Lot 54 

A collection of Wedgwood figures to include Henry VIII and his six wives (7)

Sold £340 

21st April 2021


Lot 38.

A Sunburst giltwood wall clock

Sold £220

21st August 2021

Prowling Panther

Lot 24.  

An Art Deco Wedgwood figure of a Panther, impressed marks to side 27cm Height

Sold for £700 21st April 2021

I am a Cage, in search of a Bird. Franz Kafka

Lot 12

A Genykage bird cage with porcelain feeders

Sold £110 21st April 2021

Friday 16 April 2021

See you all soon


We are thrilled to be able to welcome you all back to 
Boldon Auction Galleries.

Regular updates are on our website here: Calendar
with Viewing times, Auction dates, Valuations
and Accepting Entries.

Or give us a call 0191 537 2630
or drop us an email 

Birds of a Feather .......

We love this quirky brass lot coming up for Auction on 21st April.

Lot 12. 

A Genykage bird cage with porcelain feeders

Estimate £50 - £80


Lot 51.

For Auction 21st April 2021

Four plaster busts of various composers

Chairs, Tables, Desks, Wardrobes and so much more

We have many super pieces of furniture in the Auction 
on 21st April 

You can view on line from 5pm Friday 16th April 

or come in person on Saturday 17th April for a drop in view between 10am - 1pm and again on Tuesday 20th April we are viewing by appointment between 9.3am and 6pm.  

We have extended the viewing times to accommodate as many people as possible whilst keeping social distancing and safety measure in place.

Please call 0191 537 2630 to book a viewing slot on Tuesday or a seat in the Auction on Wednesday.

Lot 323

Lot 402


1980's Robot Arm

Lot 241.

For Auction 21st April 2021

A boxed Radio Shack 'Amatron'

Estimate £20 - £40

The Armatron is a toy robot made by TOMY from 1984.  The crane like arm picks up small objects.

Folio Society


Lot 27.

For Auction 21st April 2021

A quantity of Folio Society Editions

One of several Folio Society Edition lots in the Auction.

Lighting the Way

Lot 18

For Auction 21st April 2021

An oil lamp with blue glaze reservoir

Have Piano will Travel

Lot 37

For Auction 21st April 2021

A Faventia miniature barrel piano

Estimate £150 - £250

Victorian Beauty


Lot 68

For Auction 21st April 2021

A Victorian green Vaseline glass epergne

Estimate £80 - £120

Plain Sailing


Lot 63.

For Auction 21st April 2021

A pond yacht and stand

Its in the Jeans!


Lot 83

For Auction 21st April 2021

A pen and ink cartoon ' I blame me jeans as well', signed Ken Pyne

Estimate £30 - £50

Ken Pyne is a British Cartoonist who has been published in the likes of Punch, Private Eye and many other newspapers and publications.

Boar at Boldon Auctions

Lot 15

For Auction 21st April 

A brass inkwell, modelled as a Boars head

Estimate £50 - £80

Music Time


Lot 11
For Auction 21st April 2021

A wind up table top gramophone and various records

Estimate £30-£50

Thursday 15 April 2021

Next Auction

Antique, Interiors & General Sale 

Wednesday 21st April at 10am 

Saturday 17th April View via drop in 10am-1pm 

Tuesday 20th April View by appointment 9.30am-6pm

View on-line from 5pm Friday at 

A 19th century mahogany miniature chest of drawers

Friday 9 April 2021

Re-opening to the Public Update

Based on government guidance issued regarding the new ROAD MAP and information from the Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport, we can confirm that our auctions will open to the public from Monday 12th April.

We will continue to provide Probate and Valuations for sale purposes as well as offering a contactless click and collect after auction service.  Please email or call if you require any further information or an appointment for viewing and valuation.

With our best wishes, Boldon Auction Galleries   

Thursday 1 April 2021

Travelling desk

Lot 15. 
A Camphor tambour and brass travelling writing desk, 49cm wide
Estimate £20 - £40
7th April 2021

Edwardian Time


Lot 21 

An Edwardian mahogany mantel clock, with 8 day movement, by Robert W. Bloom.  35cm high
Estimate £50 - £80

For Auction 7th April 

Happy Easter !


Feline Time

Lot 19.

A 19th century pottery treacle glaze 'Canny Hill' cat, 29cm height

Estimate £80 - £120

For Auction 7th April 2021

Land Rover Range Rover

Lot 1.

A silver Land Rover Range Rover SPT TDV6 HSE A 2720, Diesel, 2005
Estimate £3000 - £3,500
For Auction 7th April 2021

Coals to Newcastle?

Lot 295.
A heavily carved oak coal box, with dogs head carved handles, 44cm wide
Estimate £80 - £120
For Auction 7th April

Spring Time Silver

Lot 170.

Silver bowl, 'The Alexander Clark' Manufacturing Co. Ltd, Birmingham, 1908, 21oz
Estimate £250 - £350
For Auction 7th April

Light Up


Lot 38.
A gilt metal figural candelabra of a female holding aloft five sconces, 60cm height
Estimate £100 - £150
For Auction 7th April 2021

Religious icon

Lot 22.

A cast metal model of Madonna and Christ, stamped A.P., 15cm height
Estimate £30 - £50
For more details see our full live sale on our website's next sale page.

Natural Beauty

Lot 51.

A tall and impressive silver plated and glass epergne, with central glass trumpet and bowl, below three candle sconces, supported on an entwined naturalistic base with putti, 75cm height
Estimate £100 - £150
For Auction 7th April  2021

Revo Light

Lot 10.

A Revo metal wall light
Estimate £15 - £30
For Auction 7th April 2021

Royal Doulton Delight


Lot 45.

A large Royal Doulton 'Briar Rose' jardinière, 32cm diameter, 26cm height

Estimate £50 - £80

For Auction 7th April 2021

Going for Gold

Lot 230.

A 9ct medal
Estimate £200 - £300
For Auction 7th April 2021

Poised and ready

Lot 42.

A late 19th century brass angle poise table lamp with Pearline shade, 43cm height
Estimate £80 - £120
For Auction 7th April 2021