Superb September 7 auction at Lichfield

WEIGHING in at more than 760 lots, Richard Winterton’s superb September 7 sale is simply a knockout!

Starting at 9.30am on the Monday, the online-only Antiques & Home Sale features a diverse array of stunning lots ranging from vintage watches to sought-after ceramics, microscopes and cameras to Roman artefacts and even a collection of sewing machines!

The catalogue can be viewed via our Auction Dates page from Friday afternoon, August 28.

Meanwhile, here’s a preview of just some of the lots catching our eye…

Collectable Watches

Lot 97: A Zenith El Primero automatic chronograph wristwatch. (Est. £1,500-£1,800*)

Lot 98: A mid-1970s Omega Speedmaster automatic Mark V ‘television’ wristwatch, block link bracelet and foldover clasp, accompanied by its information booklet and Omega box. (Est. £1,000-£1,500*)


Lot 99: A 9ct gold Omega automatic Genève wristwatch, fitted with a wide mesh bracelet and an Omega stamped Jewellery clasp, hallmarked London 1973. (Est. £600-£700*)


Lot 100: A 1971 Rolex Explorer automatic Precision wristwatch, 34mm, ref. 5500, accompanied by a Rolex box and outer box, numbered 06.00.06. (Est. £3,000-£3,500*)

Works Of Art

Lot 120: A Russian ormolu chamberlain’s key. A a badge of office dating to the reign of Alexander II. (Est. £2,000-£2,500*)


Lot 143: A mid-20th century limed oak collector’s cabinet containing multiple drawers of fossils, shells and items of entomological interest. (Est. £100-£150*)


Lot 322: Sherree Valentine Daines ‘Number 20’, oil on board. (Est. £1,500-£2,000*)

Lot 323: Fabian Perez ‘Linda In Red III’, oil on canvas. (Est. £6,000-£7,000*)


Lot 342: A Royal Doulton prestige figure group matador and bull. (Est. £600-£800*)

Lot 350: A pair of Coalport twin-handled urns and covers with handpainted panels of maidens, ‘The Fair Musician’ and ‘Sunny Climes’. Signed by J Keeling. (Est. £2,000-£3,000*)

Lot 400: A Royal Doulton prestige porcelain figure of Princess Badoura (HN2081). (Est. £1,800-£2,000*)

Lot 411: A rare Royal Doulton stoneware model of ‘La Victoire’, a crowing cockerel by John Broad circa 1900. (Est. £800-£1,200*)


Two early 19th century brass microscopes in fitted mahogany cases, both with accessories.

Lot 460: A Culpepper type monocular microscope by Abraham of Bath. (Est. £400-£600*)

Lot 461: A travelling microscope. (Est. £200-£300*)

Roman Pottery & Glassware

Lots 466 to 474 feature nine lots of ancient Roman pottery and glass, estimated to fetch in the region of £1,200-£1,500*.

Cameras & Binoculars

Lots 475 to 512 feature a range of cameras and binoculars, mostly from the same collector.

Lot 495: A boxed pair of Canon image stabiliser 18×50 binoculars. (Est. £150-£180*)

Lot 505: A Sigma 150-500mm f5 telephoto lens, Canon-fit with hood and other accessories. (Est. £200-£250*)

Lot 506: A Canon EOS 40D DSLR camera together with a Sigma lens and accessories. (Est. £120-£150*)

Lot 512: A Zenza Bronica medium format camera. (Est. £250-£300*)

Sewing Machines

Lots 513-525 feature a collection of sewing machines across 13 lots, the majority from a single owner collector. They include a mixture of late Victorian and early 20th century British and American examples.

Clockwise from top left: Lots 520, 521, 522 and 523.

Lot 525: A Joseph Harris of Birmingham ‘The Imperial’ treadle machine. (Est. £100-£150*)


Lot 1430: A late Victorian walnut circular adjustable reading stand/table with an ingenious screw column mechanism. (Est. £150-£200*)

Lot 1431: An 18th century and later ash and elm stick back country elbow chair. (Est. £200-£300*)

Lot 1432: A Knoll Barcelona chair designed by Mies Van De Rohe. Button black leather on a chrome frame, signed to the front leg and comes with a certificate of authenticity. (Est. £1,200-£1,500*)

With more than 760 lots, this preview is just a taster! The entire catalogue can be viewed via our Auction Dates page from August 28.

The Antiques & Home Sale starts at 9.30am on the Monday, September 7. For enquiries, please telephone 01543 251081 or email

*All prices are subject to buyer’s premium of 24% inclusive of 20% VAT
Our latest on Facebook

Newsletter Sign Up

Keep up to date by signing up to recieve our emails.

Your subscription could not be saved. Please try again.
Your subscription has been successful.

By signing up I agree to the privacy policy and I understand that I can unsubscribe any time.