Category Archives: Military, medals and coin auction

Starting an Antique Weapons Collection

Axe Antique Weapon

Whether you’re completely new to buying military antiques or you’re looking to shift your focus from uniforms, medals or other antiques to weapons, there’s a lot of fun to be had in the process of starting a brand new antique weapon collection. At Boningtons, we have weapon auctions and lots of people in attendance are starting out, so you should attend if you’re looking to do the same. Here are some tips that’ll help you with the process of starting an antique weapons collection. Read More Starting an Antique Weapons Collection

Militaria – Invitation to consign

Monday 18th June 2018
Now accepting final entries
Closing date Wednesday 23rd May

We are now seeking final consignments for our forthcoming globally advertised auction of Militaria in June, including medals, medallions & badges, swords, daggers & other edged weapons, helmets, uniforms & equipment, shotguns, pistols, other firearms & much more. Read More Militaria – Invitation to consign

A Brief History of Coinage and Coin Collecting

coins sold at boningtons auction

In the last few years, many people are largely moving away from the use of cash in making purchases. Cards, contactless technology and other such innovations are making notes, and most especially coins, far less of a part of everyday life. Before coins become something simply to reminisce about, then, let’s take a closer look at the history of coinage and why some people find collecting coins to be an irresistible hobby. Read More A Brief History of Coinage and Coin Collecting