Over 10 years of successful auctions
& top selling lots...

Antiques, Collectors Items, Paintings & Other Art, Studio Pottery etc...

Here are a few of our best sellers...

 

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The original specialist auction
devoted solely & exclusively to...

Antique & Vintage Jewellery, Silver, Watches, Small Valuables & Collectables...

Here are a few of our best sellers...

BARBARA KIRK

AUCTIONS

THE HARBOUR SALEROOM

PENZANCE CORNWALL

All types of antique & vintage decorative & collectable items...

Metalwares, treen & other wood ware, bronzes, vintage lighting, kitchenalia & household bygones, all types of ceramics & glass, oriental & ethnic antiques, scientific & maritime items,


 

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A Ferdinand Preiss Art Deco bronze & ivory figure...
Sold for £13,400... despite the missing hands...





 

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A 17thc Japanese charger made for the Dutch East India Company...
Sold for £5,600...





 

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An Essevi, Italy 1930's figure by Sandro Vacchetti...
Sold for £4,400...





 

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A unique Newlyn cigarette case made for a fishing boat skipper... Sold for £450... one of our many top Newlyn copper prices...




 

Special sections devoted to collectors items & memorabilia...

Militaria, coins, medals & badges, Cornwall bygones & memorabila, automobilia & railwayana, model railways & vehicles, postcards, sporting & music memorabilia,

 

Paintings, sculpture, other art & studio pottery...

19thc. to contemporary figurative & abstract paintings, drawings, artist prints & sculpture... British & other studio pottery...artist craftwork, art books, catalogues & posters etc...



 

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An 18thc. shaft & globe seal wine bottle... found in an under stairs cupboard...
Sold for £8,300...





 

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A rare 1922 Ireland v Wales international rugby programme...
Sold for £850...





 

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A German clockwork tin plate racing car... produced from a supermarket carrier bag at a valuation day...
Sold for £1,000...





 

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A tin smelters stamp from a collection of Cornish local history artefacts...
Sold for £2,400...





 

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A Denis Mitchell bronze sculpture 'Buryan' discovered on a home valuation visit...
Sold for £12,800..





 

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A studio pottery vessel by John Ward... now a sought after potter... Sold for £1,350...




 

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A Gill Watkiss painting... sold in 2011 at our first ever auction for £2,400...our first four-figure lot... & still a top auction price today...




 

A 1954 still life of flowers by Karl Weschke...
Sold for £6,400...





 

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Special auctions for single owner collections...

We can offer dedicated auctions or sections within our auctions for large or small collections & accumulations...

Here are just four of the single-owner collections we have sold recently...



 

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SOLD FOR ALMOST £99,000
a collection of maritime artefacts, & memorabilia..



 

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SOLD FOR ALMOST £54,000 a collection of regimental helmets & other militaria...


 

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SOLD FOR ALMOST £28,000 a collection of over 1,000 19th & 20thc. hat pins...


 

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SOLD FOR OVER £32.000 a collection of classic & collectors edition fountain pens...


 

All types & styles of antique to modern, jewellery...

High quality antique to modern gemstone, semi-precious, gold & silver jewellery...period style Arts & Crafts, Art Nouveau & Art Deco period & 20thc.
designer, artist & craft jewellery... antique & vintage costume jewellery...




 

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A quality, triple diamond dress ring...
Sold for £3,200...





 

Georg Jensen silver necklace by Bent Gabrielsen...
Sold for £1,100...





 

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Quality dress & costume jewellery... a diamond & aquamarine dress ring...
Sold for £980...





 

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A quality pair of twin diamond earrings...
Sold for £8,600...





 

Classic & collectable watches... small, valuables & collectables

Classic, collectable & limited edition wristwatches... gold & silver pocket watches watch chains & fobs... small boxes, cases, vestas etc... insignia & medals... fountain pens... perfume bottles, powder compacts etc...




 

A very rare Longines WWII military wristwatch...
Sold for £11,200... a surprise result for the owner...





 

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A Faberge enamel & gold glue pot...Sold for £8,100...
despite a small bruise...





 

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An Austro-Hungarian silver & enamel Order of St. Stephen...
Sold for £4,700...





 

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A rare Grana 'Dirty Dozen' British military wristwatch...
Sold for £5,000... only 1000-1500 were produced...





 

Decorative, domestic & designer silver...
gold coins,etc...


All antique to modern silver items...table silver & flatware... decorative & personal... presentatation, & commemorative... designer & period style... gold sovereigns, & collectors coins etc..

 

A 19thc. Zoroastrian ceremonial Muktad bowl...
Sold for £7,200... found being used for wastepaper on a home visit...





 

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A collection of Elizabeth II gold proof sets & commemorative coins...
Sold for £19,000...





 

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A Paul Storr soup tureen hallmarked for 1800...
Sold for £5,400...





 

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A George VI 1825 shield back full sovereign...
Sold for £580...





 

Artist crafts, art books, exhibition catalogues...

We have a dedicated section for craft artists in wood, glass, metalwork, clay textiles etc... also books on artists & art, exhibition catalogues, posters etc...