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Antiques & Collectables - Dudley

Antiques & Collectables

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  • Baylies Hall, Tower Street, Dudley, West Midlands, DY1 1NB, UK

Online catalogue is live via SAS Live

https://auctions.specialauctionservices.com/m/view-auctions/catalog/id/161

Two Day Auction

Special Auction Services are thrilled to announce their next auction in the Midlands is set up and ready to be sold 22nd & 23rd December 2021 albeit behind closed doors. 

Please note this is a non-attended auction. Viewing for all auctions strictly by appointment, please call the office 01384 931001 or email dudley@specialauctionservices.com to check availability. We are still offering viewings and valuations via WhatsApp or video calling.

You can register to bid via our website www.specialauctionservices.com. If you are a successful bidder you will be emailed an invoice. Upon receipt of payment via bank transfer, your items can be made ready for collection by appointment only. This also applies for courier collection. We are unable to offer in house postage yet in Dudley but recommend That’s Your Lot based locally in Wombourne on 01902 475212 or info@thats-your-lot.co.uk.

www.thats-your-lot.co.uk/contact or Mailboxes Wolverhampton on 01902 422700

Order of Auction

Lots 1 to 218 are from the collection of Keith Nunn a greatly missed cinema fan and projectionist below are a few lines from his colleague and friend.

"Keith Nunn was first and foremost a loyal lifelong friend to many people, and would do anything for anyone. He started his career in 1954 at the Ritz cinema in Hereford, then - through a small favour to two sisters, became the projectionist and his own boss at a small Forest of Dean cinema for many years, before moving to the ABC Regal in Kings Square, and then on to the MGM in Gloucester where he remained until his retirement. I first met Keith back in the mid 1980's when he was still the chief projectionist at the ABC Regal Gloucester. He kindly offered to show me backstage and gave me a tour of the projection rooms, and our friendship grew from there. Keith had a passion for cinema and film, he loved his work, and he loved collecting anything film related - especially projectors. He amassed many friends within the industry, and they would donate film equipment to him over the years. He attended many auctions and government sales looking for that elusive item and enjoyed getting his hands on industrial and professional kit. His collection grew continuously until his passing in 2020 - it was both Keith's lifelong hobby and obsession. He is greatly missed."

Baylies Hall Tower St Dudley has its own important cinema history as James Whale director of the 1931 horror film Frankenstein attended school here in Baylies Hall.

Enjoy the auction! We at SAS Dudley are delighted to offer this collection relating to cinema and film.

Order of Auction

Day 1

1-252  Cameras, Projectors, Film and Television Related Matter

Day 2

253 -378 Jewellery

379-521 Objets d’art

522-539 Toys

540-861 Comics

Please note this is a non-attended auction. Viewing for all auctions strictly by appointment, please call the office 01384 931001to check availability. We are still offering viewings and valuations via WhatsApp or video calling.

If you are not already registered to bid please do so, or email: mail@specialauctionservices.com

How to bid online: 

To bid in any of our auctions you need to click 'place bid' which will take you to https://auctions.specialauctionservices.com Click 'log on to bid'. If you are not already registered with SAS Live you will need to register.

You only need to register if you wish to bid in the auction. Click ‘register to bid’

There’s no need to register to view a live auction online, but once you have set up your account you are ready to go

´╗┐Remember bidding via SAS Live you only pay 24% buyers premium the same as if you were in the room!!!

Price Realised

Featured lots from Day Two - Jewellery Lot 253 to Lot 378

Featured lots from Day Two - Objets d'Arts Lot 379 to Lot 521

Featured lots from Day Two - Toys Lot 522 to Lot 539

Featured lots from Day Two - Comics Lot 540 to Lot 861

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