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The Estate of the late Baroness Betty Boothroyd OM

Antiques & Collectables

  • Newbury, UK

Please view online catalogue below.

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Viewing from 15th to 22nd of January (excluding Saturdays or Sundays) 10:00 am to 4:00 pm

The Estate of the late Baroness Betty Boothroyd OM will be going under the hammer at Special Auction Services in Newbury on Tuesday 23 January and is estimated to fetch £200,000.

The sale will comprise items relating to the Baroness’s career as well as her home life and the money raised will be split between six charities.

As Betty had a remarkable interest in helping and supporting charities, her Executors are hoping the money raised will be lifechanging, particularly for the smaller ones.


Order of Auction

Lots 001 to 076 - Betty Boothroyd Political life and Books

Lots 077 to 123 - Betty Boothroyd at Home

Lots 124 to 175 - Betty Boothroyd Clothes and Textiles

Lots 176 to 244 - Betty Boothroyd Jewellery and Silver

End of Auction


If you wish to consign any of your items in our forthcoming auctions, please contact us.

Please call 01635 580 595 or email to make an appointment

You can register to bid via our website 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

Featured Lots

Lot 26

The official programme for the inaugural ceremonies of John F Kennedy and Linden B Johnson


£300 - £500

Lot 45

A black leather House of Commons dispatch box with gilt tooling bearing cypher for Elizabeth II and Betty Boothroyd


£200 - £300

Lot 224

A Large certificated diamond solitaire ring


£70,000 - £100,000

Price Realised

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