Category Archives: Auction News

CANADIAN MEDAL GIVEN FOR RBL CHARITY AUCTION

A Canadian Memorial Cross is among the first items to be donated to an auction of wartime relics and memorabilia which aims to raise £1m for the Royal British Legion. Plans to hold the Great Centenary Charity Auction at Raynham … Continue reading

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SUCCESSFUL AUCTION AT FAKENHAM RACECOURSE

James and Sons’ second visit to the Prince of Wales Suite at Fakenham Racecourse was very successful. Over 900 lots went under the hammer, with highlights including: lot 89, an engraved letter from the Singer Cycle Company estimated at between … Continue reading

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SPECTACULAR MILITARIA SUCCESS AT FAKENHAM AUCTION

James and Sons March sale, at the Prince of Wales Suite, Fakenham Racecourse, to which they were recently upgraded was marked by tremendous successes for militaria items. The front cover lot, an OBE group of four awarded to a pioneer … Continue reading

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CIGARETTE CARD SUCCESS

In a very successful auction at the Maids Head Hotel, Norwich on Saturday, Cigarette Cards featured particularly prominently. Lot 862, a valuable collection of rare early Cigarette Cards housed in an old London Cigarette Card album, expected to raise £500-800 … Continue reading

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AUTOGRAPHED ELIOT BOOK UP FOR AUCTION

A copy of T S Eliot Collected Poems 1909-35 (Faber & Faber, tenth impression) autographed by the author will go under the hammer at the March sale of James and Sons of Fakenham. The auction will take place at Fakenham … Continue reading

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