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Talk to Neil Shuttleworth

Talk to Neil Shuttleworth

You can arrange an appointment to Call or Talk to Neil via Whatsapp, FaceTime or Skype 01635 580595 or neil@specialauctionservices.com. He can look at your items live over video calls or we can look at pictures by email. Neil can help you with Antiques, Watches, Silver and Collectables

Talk to Thomas Forrester

Talk to Thomas Forrester

Make an appointment to speak to Thomas regarding Jewellery and other Antiques and Collectables. Call 01635 580 595 or mail@specialauctionservices.com. Thomas will help by Telephone, Whatsapp, Video or Email

Talk to Hugo Marsh

Talk to Hugo Marsh

Make an appointment to speak to Hugo regarding Toys, Trains, Cameras and Collectables. Call 01635 580 595 or mail@specialauctionservices.com. Hugo will help by Telephone, Whatsapp, Video or Email

Special Auction Services LIVE Auction Online

We are delighted to bring you a host of exciting up and coming auctions live from our saleroom. Come and join the action and see Neil or Thomas live with our video link. Please click on the below button to view and register for our next auction

Special Auction Services LIVE Auction Online
Valuation Events 2020
Valuation Events Currently we are carrying out remote valuations where possible via Wattsapp, Facetime, Zoom and email. Call us on 01635 580595 or email mail@specialauctionservices.com to make an appointment.

Keeping Safe during COVID

Reception

Reception

Our large reception area has social distance markings outlined on the floor as well as hand sanitizer and antiseptic wipes readily available.

Online only LIVE auctions

Online only LIVE auctions

To ensure the safety of both our staff and clients SAS are operating an online only LIVE auction system at present.

Collections & Deliveries

Collections & Deliveries

We are utilising our large loading bay for contact free appointment only collections and deliveries

Auction highlights

  • Antiques & Fine Arts
  • 4th August 2020

Lot 132

Monogrammed RB Ruth Bare Della Robbia Pottery (Birkenhead 1894-1906), a twin handled vase

Price realised

£900

Lot 138

Della Robbia Pottery (Birkenhead 1894-1906), an ovoid vase

Price realised

£700

Lot 142

Della Robbia Pottery (Birkenhead 1894-1906), a twin handled vase

Price realised

£1,300

Auction highlights

  • Summer Teddy Bears
  • 30th July 2020

Lot 161

A rare Farnell teddy bear gas mask case with provenance circa 1941, with beige wool plush head, hands and feet, orange and black glass eyes, black stitched nose and mouth, orange, blue and yellow felt clothes,

Price realised

£2,700

Lot 26

'Caeser' an early Steiff centre-seam teddy bear circa 1908, with dark blonde mohair, black boot button eyes, central seam down front of face, pronounced clipped muzzle, black stitched nose,

Price realised

£2,650

Lot 161

An unusual Steiff centre-seam teddy bear, with brown mohair, brown and black glass eyes, pronounced muzzle, remains of black stitched nose, mouth and claws, swivel head, jointed

Price realised

£1,000

Auction highlights

  • Music & Entertainment
  • 28th July 2020

Lot 363

David Bowie / Mick Rock Book, Mick Rock - The Rise of David Bowie 1972-1973 - limited edition hardback book numbered 1006/1970 and signed by David Bowie and Mick Rock - published by Taschen 2015 - a unique tribute from David Bowie's official photographer - in Excellent condition and in original box

Price realised

£1,300

Lot 23

Punk / New Wave / Indie LPs, approximately eighty albums of mainly Punk, New Wave and Indie with artists including The Jam, Elvis Costello, Skids, Cocteau Twins, Specials, Zones, Motels, Dr Feelgood, Echo & The Bunnymen, Ian Dury, Squeeze and more - various years and conditions

Price realised

£550

Lot 86

Rock / Prog LPs, approximately sixty albums of mainly Rock and Prog with artists including Black Sabbath, Led Zeppelin, Yes, Pink Floyd, AC/DC, David Bowie, Jethro Tull, Marillion, Moody Blues, Rush, Mike Oldfield and more - various years and conditions

Price realised

£380

Auction highlights

  • Photographica Auction
  • 21st July 2020

Lot 40

A Quantity of 16mm Movie Film, titles including AAF training films, Sing Bing Sing, The Sunshine State, other titles and home movies, AF

Price realised

£650

Lot 82

A Tray of SLR Cameras, a Pentax MX, Asahi, Asahi Spotmatic, Asahi KM, Fujica Fujicarex, ST605n and a Yashica Pentomatic

Price realised

£230

Lot 173

Two Nikon Digital SLR and Lenses, a Nikon D3, no battery, untested, a D7000, powers up,shutter faulty, mirror jams, with AF-S Nikkor 18-135mm f/3.5-5.6G ED lens, auto focus sticking, Nikon ED 80-400mm f/4.5-5.6D lens, auto focus not working and a 10.5mm f/2.8 fisheye Nikkor, auto focus faulty, all AF

Price realised

£380

Auction highlights

  • The Zippo Lighter Collection Part One
  • 14th July 2020

Lot 58

Camel Zippo Lighter Artist Pack Design, the eight-lighter set comprising Camel at Sea, Japanese, Camel Evolution, Art Deco, Flying Castle, Desert Design, Camel with Pants and Hat and Camel Aztec, only 100 sets made for the South African market, unused (8)

Price realised

£1,200

Lot 64

The Camel Zippo Lighter International Series, also known as the '19', comprising Riverbend on black and purple, Desert Mirage on green and black, Desert Moonrise, Camel Volcano on navy and blue, Cream European Red Pack, Brass European Red Pack, Green Whirlpool on quick silver and brush chrome

Price realised

£1,600

Lot 74

Camel Zippo Lighter International Series, seventeen of the series known as the '19', missing Camel Volcano Navy Blue and Green Whirlpool Quick Silver, all marked 1999, unused (17)

Price realised

£1,200

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