Henry Aldridge & Son

The Devizes Auctioneers

"The Wiltshire Auctioneers with the Worldwide Reputation"

 

 

Auction Highlights

 

The following lots have been sold in our Titanic, Transport, Antiques and Collectables auctions held every month.  These auctions include Titanic and Transport memorabilia, Antique Furniture, Paintings, Medals, Ceramics, Toys, Jewellery, Gold, Silver, Postcards and Collectors Items.

 

Wallace Hartley Letter Written onboard Titanic

Sold for 93,000

Titanic Lamptrimmers keys

Sold for 58,000

 

Unique 32ft Titanic

Enquiry Plan

Sold for a World Record  220,000

 

Titanic Passenger Malcolm Johannsson Collection

Sold for 155,000

 

Titanic First Class Accommodation Plan

Sold for 30,000

 

Titanic Lifejacket

Sold for 58,000

 

Unique photo of Titanic lifeboats taken from the deck of the rescue shop Carpathia

Sold for 6,000

 

RMS Titanic Promotional Brochure

Sold for 20,000

 

RMS Titanic Promotional Brochure

Sold for 6,000

 

RMS Titanic Poster

Sold for 70,000

 

RMS Titanic Postcard Written onboard

Sold for 11,000

 

RMS Titanic Plan

Sold for 70,000

 

RMS Titanic First Meal on Titanic Menu

Sold for a record 64,000

The Edmust Stone Titanic Collection

Sold for a World Record 350,000

 

Titanic April 14th Lunch Menu

Sold for a World Record 76,000

 

Unique Titanic Survivor Postcard

Sold for World Record 35,000

 

RMS Titanic Grand Staircase Wood Section

Sold for 19,000

 

Rare Titanic First Class Stewards Badge

Sold for 35,000

 

Rare photo of Titanic's launch

Sold for 11,000

 

Extremely Rare Titanic & Olympic Stamp Booklet

Sold for 33,000

 

RMS Titanic Body Recovery Bag

Sold for 25,000

 

Rare Titanic Survivor Document

Sold for 33,000

 

Rare Titanic Launch Menu

Sold for 36,000

 

Captain Steward James Painton Onboard Letters

Sold for 39,000

 

Dayak Shield

Sold for 4,200

 

Japanese Ivory Figure

Sold for 1,800

 

Winston Churchill Cigar

Sold for 1,700

 

WW2 German Binoculars

Sold for 2,300

 

Chinese Silver Bowl

Sold for 1,250

 

Krugerrand

Sold for 1,200

 

Massachusetts Pine Tree Silver 3 pence

Sold for 3,300

 

Rolex Prince

Sold for 4,300

 

Circle of Francisco Vanni

Sold for 1,500

 

Asimuth Dial

Sold for 2,300

 

18th Century Walnut Bureau

Sold for 3,300

 

17th Century Campaign Travelling Set

Sold for 5,900

 

A set of Gold Spoons

Sold for 7,200

 

Late 19th Century Japanese Photograph Album

Sold for 800

 

Lalique Moissac Vase

Sold For 1,000

 

One of a Small Collection of Tinplate that

Sold for over 3,000

19th Cent Jacques Ivory Chess Set

Sold for 3300

 

Elvis Presley Single Strand of Hair

Sold for 1,055

 

One of a small set of Tollware Tea Tins

Sold for 2,500

 

Apollo 11 Kapton Foil Section

Sold for 2,200

 

Hendenburg Zeppelin Glass

Sold for 650

 

 

Hindenburg Zeppelin Cup and Saucer

Sold for 1,200

 

Hindenburg Zeppelin Dinner Plate

Sold for 510

 

The Most Valuable Bottle of Beer Ever Sold at Auction.  This was recovered from the Hindenburg Wrecksite.

Sold for 11,000

 

1930's RAF Photo Albums

Sold For 940

 

RMS Titanic E Deck Key

Sold For 60000

Oil on Canvas "Seaview" Isle of Wight by Norman Wilkinson

Sold For 1500

Peter Monamy Oil on Canvas

St Peter Port

Sold For 7,000

Charles II Five Guinea Gold Coin

Sold For 2,000

 

Jaegar Atmos Clock

Sold For 700

 

EMG Gramophone

Sold For 1,800

 

 

WMF Claret Jug

Sold For 1,000

 

William Russell Flint Lithograph

Sold For 580

 

Lalique Poissons Luminaire

Sold For 2,200

 

 

Benny Hill Fred Scuttle Glasses and Beret

Sold For 1,500

 

 

19th Cent. Hardwood Poker Work Walking Cane

Sold For 980 

George Medal to a WW2

Policeman

Sold For 3,600

 

George Medal Pair to a WW2

Fireman

Sold For 4,400

 

Siebe Gorman Diving Helmet

Sold For 3,100

 

An Archive of Material Relating to Field Marshall Montgomery and the German Surrender in May 1945

Sold For 6000

 

Rare Moorcroft Spanish Pattern Vase

Sold for 3000

 

Distin Piano Forte

Sold For 1,170

 

Goldscheider Table Lamp

Sold For 1,200

 

French 19th Century Carriage

Clock

Sold For 5,000

 

Arthur Gilbert Fredrick Williams 1819-1895 Oil on Canvas

Sold For 2,800

 

Period Illminster Oak Coffer

Sold For 700

 

Model Steam Engine 1in. Scale 

Sold For 1,400

 

Pablo Picasso 1881-1973 Profil De Jacqueline Ceramic Plaque

Sold For 2,900

 

Early 19th Cent. Staffordshire Pratt Ware Pocket Watch

Sold For 900

 

18th Century Seal Bottle

Sold For 2,000

 

Asprays Gold Cigarette Case

Sold For 830

 

Signed Photographic Portrait from Their Imperial Highnesses The Emperor and Empress of Japan

Sold For 3,160

 

18th Cent. Ladies Knee Hole Desk

Sold For 1,100

 

A Pair of Louis XV Gilt Wood Fauteuils in need of restoration

Sold For 1,500

 

An Archive of letter from Lawrence of Arabia

Sold For 11,000

 

KCMG and CMG Medals

Sold For 1,000

 

19th Cent. Dayak Sarawak Head Hunters Shield

Sold For 1,100

 

19th Cent. Mahogany Linen Press

Sold For 900

 

17th. Cent. Oak Wainscot Panel Back Chair

Sold For 1,450

 

18th Cent. Italian Rococo Giltwood Pier Mirror

Sold For 3,500

 

Coalbrookedale Hall/Coatstand

Sold For 1,200

 

 

A Shirt worn by Peter Sellers in the Pink Panther Movie

Sold for 1,200

 

The only Golden Globe Award Ever Awarded to Peter Sellers

Sold for 8000

 

Peter Sellers Letter to Britt Ekland

Sold For 2,900

 

Dunhill Lighter

Sold for 1,100

 

Film Poster Archive

Sold for 3,000

George III Serpentine Chest of Drawers

Sold for 1,200

 

Georgian Dresser

Sold for 2,300

 

Gilt Mahakala

Sold for 77,000

 

Gilt models of Ushnishavijaya

Sold for 45,000

 

Longines Watch

Sold for 4,700

Marble model of Winter

Sold for 950

 

One of an archive of photos of the Younghusband Expedition from 1904

Sold for 12,000