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The Seller’s Guide to Getting More Out of Auctions

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Auction houses in the North East offer a fantastic opportunity to sell your antiques and other unwanted items, while also turning a tidy profit. Regardless of your experience selling at auctions, the process is undeniably exhilarating and incredibly rewarding – but it pays to have a good handle on the overall process before you dive … Continue reading "The Seller’s Guide to Getting More Out of Auctions"

The Buyer’s Guide to Getting More Out of Auctions

Whether you’re a seasoned attendee at jewellery auctions or you’re thinking of visiting a furniture auction for the first time, buying items at auction is definitely worth the time and effort – but there’s more to it than simply bidding on items. In today’s post, we’re offering our expert tips for buying items at auction, … Continue reading "The Buyer’s Guide to Getting More Out of Auctions"

The History of Auctions

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What is an auction? An auction is a practice of buying and selling goods or services. This is done by offering them up for bid, taking bids and selling them to the highest bidder. These take place in auction houses all over the world. 

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Antique auctions at Featonbys

The specialised auctions will be five times per year and will stock an eclectic mix of fine art, glass, porcelain and jewellery. There will also be quirky and collectible items such as sporting memorabilia, games, stamp collections and much more. Our in house experts have a fine eye for spotting rare and valuable items, and it is these that are kept to … Continue reading "Antique auctions at Featonbys"