Selling by auction is
arguably the most satisfying and profitable method of selling your
property, from the humblest household item to a treasured family
From antique furniture
to postcards, toys to jewellery and ceramics to militaria, Henry
Aldridge & Son have the experience and facilities to deal with your
With advanced Digital
Photography facilities and access to buyers from all over the world,
Henry Aldridge & Son possess the ability to consistently achieve
National, European and World record prices at their salerooms.
Major newspaper and
television coverage has led to the auctioneers becoming the leading
auctioneer of Titanic and White Star Line Items in the world. Henry
Aldridge & Son have unrivalled experience in selling high quality
original Ocean Liner Material for the best possible prices at Auction.
World Record prices include £101000 for the postroom keys for Titanic
and £235000 for the Edmund Stone collection.
Auctions often obtain
the highest price in an open market situation.
Henry Aldridge and Son
hold auctions of Antiques and Collectors items every month. These sales
encompass Antique Furniture, Ceramics, Toys, Militaria, Paintings
Postcards and all forms of collectibles. In addition to these sales, we
hold auctions of Selected Antiques and Collectors Auctions twice a year
and last but by no means every April and October our world famous
Titanic and Ocean Liner auctions attract interest from collectors
You can be assured that
we offer a complete auction service. Whether you have a single item or
wish us to handle an entire house clearance or a collection worth £100
or £200000, we pride ourselves on making the task of selling any items
of your property as easy as possible with a minimum of stress and worry
Henry Aldridge and Son
provide you with advice on attribution, value and how to obtain the best
possible price at auction. We advertise our auctions locally, nationally
and internationally if necessary. We have the added advantage of
membership of the three main antiques and collectables internet search
engines which enable us to reach buyers instantly from locations from
Newbury to New South Wales.
These advances in
technology mean where in the past select items were required to be sent
to London, now provincial auctioneers have access to a Worldwide
clientele, prices realised for antiques in the provinces can often
outstrip those of the Capitals auction rooms. At Henry Aldridge & Son,
you benefit from a friendly, personal service together with most
importantly lower costs.
One of our experts will
be quite happy to see you either at your property or by appointment at
our salerooms and we offer some of the most competitive commission rates
in the region.
Our sales present an
atmosphere that is unique to a family run business, so why not join the
many thousands of people who attend our salerooms every year. There is
always advice or assistance available to help with your enquiries. We
have a full calendar of sales throughout the year on Saturdays and
viewing on Friday’s prior the auction, so feel free to contact us.
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