28th April Fine Art Sale – celadon ware

We get a lot of really interesting things in for auction here at Anthemion Auctions, and the most recent example of this is the series of Chinese celadon vases which were in our 28th April Fine Art Sale. What is celadon ware? The term ‘celadon ware’, also known as green ware, refers to a type…

Gold continues to shine at Anthemion Auctions!

Our 28th April Fine Art sale saw some frantic action, and lots of funny moments between the auctioneer and the assembled bidders. None more so than the coins section of the sale. With a final count of 149 lots of coins (and a few gold bars) you could be forgiven for thinking it was going…

Chinese works of art shine at auction

Our 28th April Fine Art Sale featured Chinese ceramics, works of art, Chinese silver, Chinese Jade and more. Not only did the vast majority of it sell well, a lot of it was really interesting to see. For me, one thing which really stood out didn't sell for a fortune, but stood out to be…

28th April Fine Art Sale – catalogue now live!

The catalogue for our 28th April Fine Art sale is now live....with a slight addendum, We wanted to get it out to be viewed, but there are a few lots which are not yet illustrated, but we'll get them up as soon as we can! Please bear with us.

Post Lockdown auction dates

Now that we've had the dates from the Welsh government regarding when non-essential retail can re-open, we've had a look at the existing sale dates and have updated them accordingly. Post lockdown our first auction will be a General Sale, on Wednesday 14th April, 2021. This will be followed by our Fine Art sale now…

Tibetan hat finial to be offered for auction

A rare, small precious stone set finial, which would originally have been worn as ornamentation, and to denote rank, on the hat of a Tibetan government minister is to be offered in our next Fine Art Sale. The finial, which measures just four inches high, is believed to date from the 18th century, and is…

Bronzes

Typically bronzes have done well at Anthemion Auctions, with a pair of Chinese bronzes recently reaching the hammer price of £5,000.00. So, we're always happy to see bronzes come through the door for sale! We recently took delivery of quite a few very lovely bronzes, including several by Philip Blacker, which we can't wait to…

Current hours of operation in relation to Covid-19

In line with current government legislation, Anthemion Auctions are currently closed to the public as we fall into the Non-Essential Retail category. Telephone calls and emails are being answered so if you have queries please send them to us at auction@anthemionauctions.com or call us on 02920 472444. 15/03/21 - Uodate - Following on from the…