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Interesting facts about antique coins

If you are interested in collecting antique coins, then you may want to know more about them, including some of the more unusual facts about ancient coins and their current value. There is lots of interesting information about some of these coins, including the reason that they were made, their past value, and their modern value. Some of these facts might be relevant to coin collecting, while others are just interesting tit-bits of information about ancient coins. More...

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Fine Art & Antique Valuation Event

Boningtons are pleased to announce a two day valuation event staged at the Essex County Ground in partnership with our Chelmsford Office. The event provides opportunity to bring along treasured antique items either collected or inherited & obtain an expert opinion of their history & value. More...

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Boningtons Interiors Sale 20th April 2015

The fully illustrated catalogue for Monday’s Interiors sale is now available to view online. Our Loughton saleroom is presently packed with almost 400 lots of jewellery, clocks and watches, silver, pictures, furniture, ceramics, works of art, coins, stamps, toys and much more! More...

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Boningtons Interiors Sale 7th April 2015

Following the success of last month’s military and coin auction, it is back to business as usual at Boningtons with one of our regular Interiors auctions set to take place on Tuesday 7th April. Please note that our offices will be closed on Friday 3rd and Monday 6th April due to the Bank Holiday but will be open for viewing on Saturday 4th from 10am to 12.30pm. More...

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Military & Coins Auction 23rd March 2015

The catalogue for Monday’s specialist Military, Coins & Medals auction on Monday 23rd March is now available to view online. The auction can currently be viewed at our Loughton saleroom which is packed full of coins, medals, badges, firearms, edged weapons, military clothing & equipment, ephemera, books, pictures and much more! More...

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Boningtons Interior Sale 9th March 2015

We are now open for viewing for our forthcoming Interiors auction on Monday 9th March. With almost 600 lots on offer it is well worth attending the view to witness our Loughton saleroom packed with a diverse array of quality jewellery, silver, clocks & watches, pictures, furniture, ceramics, stamps, ephemera, works of art & much more! More...

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Boningtons Newsletter 25th February 2015

Our Loughton saleroom has just opened its doors for viewing for our forthcoming sale of Fine Art & Antiques on Wednesday 25th February. As with all our specialist sales, the present auction includes an impressive selection of works of art, ceramics, Asian art, clocks & watches, jewellery, pictures, taxidermy, books, furniture & much more.More...

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Fine Art & Antiques 25th February 2015

Our Loughton saleroom has just opened its doors for viewing for our forthcoming sale of Fine Art & Antiques on Wednesday 25th February. As with all our specialist sales, the present auction includes an impressive selection of works of art, ceramics, Asian art, clocks & watches, jewellery, pictures, taxidermy, books, furniture & much more. There will be some extremely significant lots going under the hammer from the outset of the auction with a set of four Dieppe ivory carvings (Lot 1, £800-1200) & an Art Nouveau Galle Cameo Vase (Lot 4, £400-600) already attracting healthy pre-sale interest whilst Lot 19, a beautiful a Carrera marble figure (£2500-3000) by the highly regarded Italian sculptor Pietro Franchi, also looks sure to generate strong bidding on sale day, be it on the phone, internet or in the room. More...

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Auctioning Oriental Ceramics or Fine Works of Art

Want to sell items that you have inherited from a family member, or that you bought many years ago? Auctioning treasures such as oriental ceramics, or fine works of art, is one of the most popular ways of clearing your house of unwanted but valuable items. You may also know that there is a current market trend towards oriental and Asian ceramics, and towards fine art. If you have some of these items at your disposal, and want to sell them, an auction house can be a good way to get value for your money.More...

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Boningtons Interior Sale 9th February 2015

We are now open for viewing for our forthcoming Interiors sale on Monday 9th February. The auction contains over 450 lots of jewellery, silver, clocks & watches, pictures, furniture, ceramics, rugs, books, memorabilia, works of art & much more. The sales will commence with some fine pieces of jewellery such as a 22ct diamond bracelet set with nine brilliant cut diamonds (Lot 45, £500-800) & an 18ct diamond trilogy ring (Lot 43, £600-800) and the selection of watches is even stronger which some exceptional pieces up for grabs including a vintage 9ct Omega on gold strap (Lot 74, £1000-1500), an 18ct Kutchinsky ladies wristwatch (Lot 18A, £400-600) & other examples by Omega, Tissot, Bulova & Jaeger Le Coultre. More...

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