Warwick and Warwick Medal auction report 16th August 2017
21st August 2017

This sale contained 140 lots of medals and militaria. Lot 9 was an 1803-26 Army of India Medal with single Ava clasp to Gunner N Thompson Artillery and which just beat the estimate of £800 selling for £1091 to a telephone bidder. ...

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Warwick and Warwick Coins Auction Report 16th August 2017
17th August 2017

The sun was shining on our 16th August Coins auction and there was plenty on offer to tempt keen bidders with over 550 lots to choose from. We began with Celtic coins and this Dobunni gold stater which realised £495.  ...

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Warwick and Warwick Banknotes Auction Report 16th August 2017
17th August 2017

The good weather drew out plenty of keen bidders for our 16th August Banknotes auction. We began with our British banknotes section and this Bradbury first issue £1, graded as extremely fine, realised £737.  ...

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Warwick and Warwick Stamp Auction Report 2nd August 2017
4th August 2017

In the Warwick & Warwick August stamp auction a collection of Queen Victoria mint issues proved to be very popular. The lot, including Line Engraved, Embossed & Surface Printed issues, was offered with an estimate of £5,000 and was eventually knocked down for £11,800. ...

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Warwick and Warwick Cigarette Card Auction Report 19th July 2017
25th July 2017

The cigarette card sale offered an excellent range of large collections and accumulations. Results were good throughout with many achieving results well in excess of their estimates. The first lot of the sale contained cricket, football and golf set by Hill, Phillips, Wills, Barratt and others. It was estimated at £...

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Warwick and Warwick Model Railway Auction Report 19th July 2017
21st July 2017

Our 19th July 2017 Model Railway auction took place on one of the wettest days of the summer. The weather did little to dampen the spirits for the keen buyers who had 315 lots to choose from. In the live steam section this Aster Gauge 1 6 Class B 2 Truck Shay locomotive realised £1,298. ...

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Warwick and Warwick Die Cast, Model Soldiers and Toys Auction Report 19th July 2017
21st July 2017

The wet weather did little to deter the keen bidders from our 19th July Die Cat, Model Soldiers and Toys auction. In the model soldiers section this Elastolin/ Lineol or similar Prussian Horse artillery Team sold for £153. ...

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Further Excellent Results for the Brian Girling Collection
20th July 2017

Part 3 of the remarkable collection and stock of postcards accumulated by the late Brain Girling went under the hammer at the Warwick and Warwick auction on July 19 and achieved results as good as those achieved for the previous offerings. All 156 lots on offer sold, the majority at figures in excess of estimate. GB topo...

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Warwick and Warwick Stamp Auction Report 5th July 2017
13th July 2017

There were some valuable British Commonwealth collections and rare items on offer in the July stamp auction. A Northern Rhodesia 1938-52 1½d imperforate block of 4, described as ‘one of the great rarities of KGVI philately’, sold for £3,540. A Nigeria 1939 set to £5 sold for £...

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Warwick and Warwick Medal auction report 21st June 2017
27th June 2017

This was a smaller catalogue than the previous sale with 120 lots of medals and militaria in the sale. Lot 10 was a 1793-1814 MGSM with single Vimiera clasp to Robert Milligan of the 91st Foot who had been taken Prisoner of War by the French, and which easily beat the estimate of £800 selling for...

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Warwick and Warwick Coins and Banknotes Auction Report 21st June 2017
22nd June 2017

Our 21st June Coins and Banknotes auction was held on one of the warmest days of the year so far, with temperatures reaching over 30C. Consequently our air conditioned viewing rooms seemed extremely popular and not only, for the excellent range of lots on offer! We began the auction with the British ba...

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Warwick and Warwick Stamp Auction Report 7th June 2017
15th June 2017

At the June 7th stamp auction bidders were able to choose from 2 catalogues. The first 660 lots covered the usual range of GB, Commonwealth, Foreign & World stamps, then a separate catalogue was prepared for the ‘Paris’ collection of French mint issues from 1900 to the 1930’s, offered in ...

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Warwick and Warwick Cigarette Card Auction Report 17th May 2017
22nd May 2017

The cigarette card sale offered an excellent selection of mixed collections and accumulations. Many of these achieved figures well in excess of their estimates. A collection containing a number of boxing sets by Carreras, Churchman, Cope, Boys Friend and others was estimated at £300 and realised almost £740. ...

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Warwick and Warwick Model Railway Auction Report 17th May 2017
19th May 2017

The persistent rain throughout the day did nothing to dampen the spirits of keen bidders who turned out for our third model railway auction of the year. In the real steam section this Aster Flugurex gauge 1 GWR 6000 ‘King George V’ locomotive and tender realised £1,593. ...

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Warwick and Warwick Die Cast, Model Soldiers and Toys Auction Report 17th May 2017
19th May 2017

Luckily the rain did little to put off the keen bidders for our 17th May 2017 auction. There were over 500 lots on offer, so plenty for buyers to choose from. Starting in the toys section this Meccano No. 1 constructor car red/ blue realised £377. ...

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Excellent Result for the Brian Girling Collection
19th May 2017

The second part of the famous stock and collection of the late Brian Girling was offered in the Warwick and Warwick sale of May 17. Estimates for the 180 lots on offer totalled almost £61,000. Only 5 lots were unsold and the total hammer price achieved was almost £93,000, producing a total realisation, includ...

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Warwick and Warwick Medal auction report 19th April 2017
21st April 2017

This was an excellent catalogue with 321 lots of medals and militaria in this sale. Lot 17 was a 1793-1814 MGSM with single Maida clasp to Robert Peel of the 81st Foot which just beat the estimate selling for £1357 to a telephone bidder. The Zulu War medals continue to sustain an increase...

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Warwick and Warwick Coins and Banknotes Auction Report 19th April 2017
21st April 2017

Despite a chilly start to the day there were plenty of keen bidders present to take a look at the 567 lots we had on offer in our second Coins and Banknotes auction of the year. We began the auction, as ever, with British banknotes section. Highlights include this Bradbury £1 1914 first issue which realised...

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5th of April 2017 stamp auction report
11th April 2017

Proceeded by busy viewing days and a large number of book bids, the April stamp auction didn’t disappoint. Stamps on covers in various forms were particularly popular, with collections often selling for two or more times the estimate. An ‘exceptional & extensive’ collection of 1971 Strike Ma...

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Warwick and Warwick Model Railway Auction Report 15th March 2017
17th March 2017

The sun was shining on our second model railway auction of 2017. There were 224 lots for keen bidders to choose from. Beginning with the real steam section, this Mamod Steam Wagon No. SW1 and described as about mint and unused realised £129.  ...

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Warwick and Warwick Die Cast, Model Soldiers and Toys Auction Report 15th March 2017
17th March 2017

There were 368 lots for keen bidders to choose from in our second auction of 2017. We began with the toys section which included this Arnold tinplate clockwork 3 funnel liner which realised £212.  ...

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Warwick and Warwick Cigarette Card Auction Report 15th March 2017
17th March 2017

The cigarette card sale offered an excellent selection of mixed collections and accumulations. The majority of these achieved figures well in excess of their estimates. A mixed lot containing a good range of Golf and Football sets by Churchman, Wills, A. & B.C., Dandy and other was estimated at £280 and realise...

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The Brian Girling Collection
16th March 2017

The first part of the superb collection formed by the late Brian Girling was offered in the Warwick and Warwick auction held on 15 March. This first sale featured a wide range of his British topographical and social history cards, offered on a county basis, and was extremely well received by a large room attendance. ...

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Warwick and Warwick Stamp Auction Report 1st March 2017
6th March 2017

March may have arrived like a lamb but the March stamp auction more resembled a Dragon, with some huge prices being achieved and the Asian items taking top honours. A China PRC mint collection, including most of the better sets & Mini Sheets sold for a spectacular £30,680. The catalogue estimate of &pou...

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Warwick and Warwick Coins and Banknotes Auction Report 15th February 2017
17th February 2017

It was our first Coins and Banknotes auction of the year with over 520 lots for keen bidders to choose from. We began with the British Banknotes section and this Bradbury 1914 first issue £1. It realised £177. ...

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Warwick and Warwick Medal auction report 15th February 2017
17th February 2017

This was a smaller catalogue with the Xmas break and there were 117 lots of medals and militaria in this sale. The Zulu War medals continue to see a rise in value with Lot 14 being an example to Sgt H. Rooney N Battery 6th Brigade R.A. selling to a room bidder for £944. ...

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Warwick and Warwick Stamp Auction Report 1st February 2017
6th February 2017

Gong hey fat choy! Having just celebrated the Chinese New Year of the rooster, some spectacular prices were achieved for Chinese stamps and collections in the February stamp auction. And not just Chinese stamps, in the British Commonwealth section a superb Straits Settlement King Edward VII $100 with Plat...

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Warwick & Warwick Postcard Auction Report 18th January 2017
20th January 2017

Manchester and Suburbs sell well. The Warwick and Warwick January 18 auction contained a further large section of Manchester and suburbs cards. Mostly offered in collections, the majority sold at figures in excess of estimate. The highest results, compared with pre-sale estimates...

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Warwick and Warwick Model Railway Auction Report 18th January 2017
20th January 2017

The cold January weather put none of the buyers off attending the first auction of 2017. There were 374 lots on offer and all were keenly viewed before the auction started. In the O gauge section there was an excellent range of ACE Trains. Highlights include this LNER grey 2509 ‘Silver Link’ A4 Class ...

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Warwick and Warwick Die Cast, Model Soldiers and Toys Auction Report 18th January 2017
20th January 2017

Despite the cold weather we had an excellent room attendance with 332 lots for bidders to choose from in our first auction of the year. In the model soldiers section Britains were ever popular with 42 lots offered as both collections and singularly. Arguably the highlight was this WW1 Special Collectors Edition F...

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Warwick and Warwick Cigarette Card Auction Report 18th January 2017
20th January 2017

The cigarette card sale offered a wide range of collections and accumulations. The majority of these achieved figures well in excess of their estimates.  A mixed lot in 3 boxes featuring sets by Ardath, Carreras, Phillips, A. & B.C. and many others was estimated at £360 and realised £738. Another sim...

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Warwick and Warwick Stamp Auction Report 11th January 2017
13th January 2017

The 2017 series of stamp auctions kicked off with a total realisation of £320,000 and some large collections selling for strong prices. Great Britain Individual items sold well with an 1880 2/- brown, estimated at £6,000, eventually selling fo...

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Warwick and Warwick Medal auction report 14th December 2016
15th December 2016

There were 343 lots of medals and militaria in this sale. Lot 18 was a Waterloo Medal to Charles Saville, a Private in the ever popular 95th Regiment and sold to a telephone bidder for £2596. ...

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Warwick and Warwick Coins and Banknotes Auction Report 14th December 2016
15th December 2016

A cold but sunny start greeted keen bidders at our last auction of this year. There were 429 lots to choose from this sale. We began with the British banknotes section and this Mahon 1926 (7 Jan) £5, graded as good fine, realised £188. ...

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Warwick and Warwick Stamp Auction Report 7th December 2016
9th December 2016

The last of the 2016 series stamp auctions included arguably the best GB classics section we have offered for many years. Almost all of the lots were sold and, due to the high quality on offer, many lots went for well above the estimates. Queen Victoria T...

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Warwick and Warwick Model Railway Auction Report 16th November 2016
18th November 2016

Our Model Railway auction held on 16th November 2016 was the last auction of the year with over 290 lots on offer for our keen bidders. We started with the real steam section and this Accucraft gauge 1 ‘Sir Theodore’ 0-4-0T locomotive which realised £737. ...

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Warwick and Warwick Die Cast, Model Soldiers and Toys Auction Report 16th November 2016
18th November 2016

It was our last Die Cast, Model Soldiers and Toys Auction of the year with over 290 lots on offer for keen bidders. We began with the named toys and this unusual Cien Ge Toys Co. (Taiwan) battery operated Batmobile which realised £224.  ...

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Warwick & Warwick Postcard Auction Report 16th November 2016
17th November 2016

Greater Manchester in Demand Manchester area topographicals were the star performers at Warwick and Warwick’s 16 November auction; practically every collection offered realised more than estimate. A Hyde collection estimated at £1,150 sold for £1,947, a Glossop collection estima...

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Warwick and Warwick Cigarette Card Auction Report 16th November 2016
17th November 2016

The cigarette card sale offered a good range of collections and accumulations. A large selection of these achieved figures well in excess of their estimates. The opening lot, containing a range of more valuable type cards by Martins, Morris, Pattreiouex, Pritchard & Burton, Robinson and others, was estimated at ...

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Warwick and Warwick Stamp Auction Report 2nd November 2016
3rd November 2016

If you read any book on stamp collecting it will emphasise the importance of investing in top quality stamps, luckily a vendor in our November Stamp auction took that advice on board. The British Commonwealth stamps consigned by the vendor were estimated in the catalogue at £35,000, but due to their high quality an...

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Warwick and Warwick Coins and Banknotes Auction Report 19th October 2016
21st October 2016

It seemed that autumn had finally arrived with a chill in the air for our 19th October 2016 Coins and Banknotes auction. Luckily this did nothing to deter bidders from hoovering up over 95% of the 421 lots on offer. We began with the British banknotes and this much sought after Mahon Manchester Branch ...

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Warwick and Warwick Medal auction report 19th October 2016
21st October 2016

There were 253 lots of medals and militaria in this sale. Lot 14 was a rare combination as the soldier served in 2 regiments in the Egypt & Sudan campaigns and sold to a room bidder for £1090. ...

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Warwick and Warwick Stamp Auction Report 5th October 2016
7th October 2016

Our October auction contained the usual mix of better single items or sets offered individually, alongside collections and ranges, with the latter proving particularly popular.   ...

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Warwick and Warwick Model Railway Auction Report 21st September 2016
22nd September 2016

The sale began with the live steam section and this O Gauge Bassett-Lowke by Corgi LMS maroon Stanier Mogul 2-6-0 locomotive and tender realised £354.  ...

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Warwick and Warwick Die Cast, Model Soldiers and Toys Auction Report 21st September 2016
22nd September 2016

There were 14 miscellaneous toy lots at the start of this auction which achieved excellent results, proving the reward for careful viewing. Lot 292 was a collection in 14 boxes with an estimate of £160 but finally realised £1032! Lot 316 was an unusual Sebel Jetex Two Bluebirds set, which achieved &po...

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Warwick and Warwick Cigarette Card Auction Report 21st September 2016
22nd September 2016

The cigarette card sale offered a good range of collections and accumulations. A large selection of these achieved figures well in excess of their estimates. The opening lot contained a range of more valuable type cards by Cope, Millhoff, Phillips, Taddy, Wills. It was estimated at £350 and realised £915. A c...

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Warwick & Warwick Postcard Auction Report 21st September 2016
22nd September 2016

Railways formed an important part of the Warwick and Warwick sale held on 21 September, foreign railways being especially in demand, the best result being £1,298 real...

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Warwick and Warwick Stamp Auction Report 7th September 2016
9th September 2016

99 years ago a British force of 50,000 mainly Indian troops occupied the Ottoman city of Baghdad as part of the campaign in Mesopotamia. It took until September 1917 for the occupying forces to organise a postal system using seized Turkish stamps locally overprinted in a complicated process that required 3 operations.&nb...

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Warwick and Warwick Coins and Banknotes Auction Report 17th August 2016
19th August 2016

The draw of the Olympics on the television did nothing to deter keen buyers from our fourth Coins and Banknotes auction of the year. There were over 430 lots on offer.   We began with British banknotes and this Bradbury 1914 first issue 10/- achieved £448. ...

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Warwick and Warwick Medal auction report 17th August 2016
19th August 2016

There were 191 lots of medals and militaria in this sale. Lot 25 was a rare combination as the soldier served in 2 regiments, with medals from the reigns of 3 monarchs including the 1903 Tibet Medal. This sold to a room bidder for £1300, despite 2 medals being damaged. ...

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Warwick and Warwick Stamp Auction Report 3rd August 2016
5th August 2016

The 3rd August 2016 stamp auction may have been held on one of the more gloomy days of this summer but this did nothing to dampen the spirits of eager viewers with several queuing at the doors of our viewing rooms keen to find that elusive stamp for their collection. A particularly fine section of Grea...

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Warwick and Warwick Cigarette Card Auction Report 20th July 2016
25th July 2016

The cigarette card sale contained a large selection of collections and accumulations. These achieved mixed results although many collections still achieved figures in excess of their estimates.  A lot containing more valuable part sets and type cards by Ray, Richmond, S & C, Smith and others estimated at £...

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Warwick and Warwick Model Railway Auction Report 20th July 2016
22nd July 2016

Our fourth model railway auction of the year was held on one of the hottest days of the year with blazing sunshine making a welcome appearance. Our air conditioned viewing rooms were the place to be, somewhere to cool down and somewhere to indulge in all things model railway. The sale began with the real steam se...

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Warwick and Warwick Die Cast, Model Soldiers and Toys Auction Report 20th July 2016
22nd July 2016

The mini heat wave did nothing to deter buyers from attending our 20th July auction. With over 400 lots on offer there was plenty to choose from. In the Toys section this extremely rare Marx Batmobile realised a fantastic £566. ...

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Warwick & Warwick Postcard Auction Report 20th July 2016
21st July 2016

Success for Japan and Switzerland   ...

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Warwick and Warwick Stamp auction report 6th July 2016
8th July 2016

Interest in Euro 2016 and Wimbledon didn’t put off buyers at the July stamp auction, with some very impressive realisations being achieved. Foreign The Foreign section of the auction was particularly strong with some country collections selling for surprising prices, amongst which a collection of Ro...

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Warwick and Warwick Medal auction report 15th June 2016
17th June 2016

There were 185 lots of medals and militaria in this sale. Lot 19, a Military General Service Medal with 2 clasps  and a re-named Waterloo Medal to William Brake, 28th Regiment, sold for £2,006. ...

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Warwick and Warwick Coins and Banknotes Auction Report 15th June 2016
17th June 2016

There was plenty to choose in our 15th June 2016 coins and banknotes auction with over 560 lots on offer. The auction room was packed with keen bidders looking for the next item to add to their collections We began with the British banknotes section, highlights of which included this Bradbury 1918 10/-...

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Warwick & Warwick stamp auction report 1st June 2016
7th June 2016

Clients often think that collections have to be broken into small lots to maximise their value, though we often recommend that high quality properties are better offered complete as there is a strong market for fine intact collections. A good example of this was lot 1 in the June auction, a superb British Commonwealth mi...

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Warwick and Warwick Die Cast, Model Soldiers and Toys Auction Report 18th May 2016
20th May 2016

Our Die Cast, Model Soldiers and Toys Auction held on 18th May began first thing with queues forming at the door for keen buyers to view the 375 lots on offer. There were a number of miscellaneous toy lots at the beginning of this auction which all achieved excellent results. Lot 300 realised £472, two and ...

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Warwick and Warwick Model Railway Auction Report 18th May 2016
20th May 2016

The heavy rain did nothing to dampen the spirits of buyers at our May Model Railway auction. The auction room was particularly busy with over 300 lots for keen bidders to choose from. We began with the real steam section and this attractive Bowande (Wuhu Brand Arts) gauge 1 BR 60018 ‘Sparrow Hawk’ A4 ...

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Warwick and Warwick Cigarette Card Auction Report 18th May 2016
19th May 2016

The cigarette card sale contained a large selection of collections and accumulations and the majority of these achieved figures in excess of their estimates.  A lot containing more valuable part sets by Churchman, Cope, Gallaher, Millhoff and others estimated at £300 realised over £970. A collection of h...

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Warwick & Warwick Postcard Auction Report 18th May 2016
19th May 2016

Big Demand for Theatres.   An unusual collection of world theatres was offered for sale in the Warwick and Warwick May 18 auction and proved very popular with the...

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May 2016 stamp auction report
6th May 2016

The May Stamp Auction included an excellent collection of Falkland Islands & Dependencies, from Queen Victoria through to Queen Elizabeth, offered in 70 lots. Due to the rarity and high quality the collection sold very well with some more unusual items achieving impressive prices. An 1878-9 4d with part paper...

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Warwick and Warwick Banknotes Auction Report 20th April 2016
25th April 2016

Sunshine and blue skies were the order of the day for our April banknotes auction, a stark contrast to our February auction and a sign that spring has finally sprung! Viewers were queuing at the door to look at the lots on offer making the viewing room and the auction room itself a hive of activity!  We bega...

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Warwick and Warwick Coins Auction Report 20th April 2016
25th April 2016

Spring had definitely sprung for our April coin auction making the walk to and from our auction room a pleasant stroll rather than the brisk march that was required at our February sale! The auction room itself was packed with keen buyers who had over 470 lots to choose from. There was an interesting range of ear...

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Warwick and Warwick Medal auction report 20th April 2016
25th April 2016

There were 258 lots of medals and militaria in this sale. There were a number of highlights in the Victorian section including lot 12, a Military General Service Medal with 6 clasps to James Brown, 5th Regiment. This medal sailed past its estimate selling for £2,183. ...

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Warwick and Warwick Cigarette Card Auction Report 16th March 2016
22nd March 2016

The cigarette card section of the sale contained a substantial number of collections and accumulations. These achieved mixed results, but a good selection of these achieved figures in excess of their estimates.  A lot containing football sets by Hill, Mitchell, Phillips and others estimated at £400 realised ne...

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Warwick and Warwick Die Cast, Model Soldiers and Toys Auction Report 16th March 2016
18th March 2016

The winter gloom had finally given way to beautiful sunshine and blue skies for our second die cast, model soldiers and toys auction of this year. Our buyers were spoilt for choice with 380 lots to choose from. We started with toys section and this unusual 1:100 scale moulded resin model of a Concorde aeroplane b...

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Warwick and Warwick Model Railway Auction Report 16th March 2016
18th March 2016

Bidders were queuing at the door to begin viewing our second model railway auction of the year. It was no wonder as there were plenty of lots to suit every collector's taste with over 400 lots for bidders to choose from. We began with the O gauge section where this lovely modern ACE Trains LNER 2505 &lsquo...

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Warwick & Warwick Postcard Auction Report 16th March 2016
17th March 2016

Suffolk in demand! The Warwick and Warwick auction held on 15 March contained an important Suffolk collection, which was broken down into 17 lots, with the town collections offered as individual lots and the village collections offered as 4 large collections. The collections of v...

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Warwick & Warwick March 2016 Stamp Auction Report
4th March 2016

The March Stamp Auction achieved the best result for some months, recording a total realisation of £320,000 from an auction of 730 lots, with very few unsold. British Commonwealth The British Commonwealth section got off to a good start, with a collection of Australian States in 3 binders, described...

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Warwick and Warwick Medal auction report 17th February 2016
19th February 2016

There were 264 lots of medals and militaria in this sale. The highlights of the Victorian section were two 4 bar Crimea Medals. Lot 21 was officially impressed to Robert Sandys of the 68th Regiment, and who was recommended for the Victoria Cross for bravery on 11th May 1855 when he helped repel a Ru...

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Warwick and Warwick Coins Auction Report 17th February 2016
19th February 2016

Our first coin auction of the year the weather was wet and gloomy but our new auction venue provided a welcome respite from the cold. We will be holding all our auctions in future at the Grade 1 listed Court House, located just across the road from our former venue at the Lord Leyster Hotel. All viewing, invoice settleme...

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Warwick and Warwick Banknotes Auction Report 17th February 2016
19th February 2016

The cold and wet weather certainly didn’t put buyers off from attending our first coin and banknote auction of the New Year. It was the first sale to be held in our new auction venue. We will be holding all our auctions in future at the Grade 1 listed Court House, located just across the road from our former venue ...

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Warwick & Warwick February 2016 Stamp Auction Report
10th February 2016

British Commonwealth A very rare Bermuda 1920 cover to the USA with 10/-, £1 & War Tax overprints, estimated at £130, was eventually sold for £590 after competitive bidding. ...

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Warwick and Warwick Model Railway Auction Report 20th January 2016
25th January 2016

The cold weather and the freezing fog certainly didn’t put buyers off from attending our first model railway auction of the New Year. It was the first sale to be held in our new auction venue. We will be holding all our auctions in future at the Grade 1 listed Court House, located just across the road from our form...

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Warwick and Warwick Die Cast, Model Soldiers and Toys Auction Report 20th January 2016
25th January 2016

Our first die cast, model soldiers and toys sale of the New Year was the first to be held in our new auction venue. We will be holding all our auctions in future at the Grade 1 listed Court House, located just across the road from our former venue at the Lord Leyster Hotel. All viewing, invoice settlement and lot collect...

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Warwick & Warwick Postcard Auction Report 20th January 2016
21st January 2016

Karl Jaeger Collection achieves remarkable results.   A further section of the magnificent collection formed by the well-known collector, the late Karl Jaeger of Bath, was offered in the Warwick and Warwick auction held on 20 January. Of the 85 lots on offer, 84 of t...

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Warwick & Warwick January 2016 Stamp Auction Report
21st January 2016

A new year and a change of auction venue to The Court House in Jury Street, Warwick, appears to have revitalised bidders, resulting in a full room of viewers at Chalon House prior to the auction and total realisations of close to £220,000 on the day. British Commonwealth The British Commonwealth sec...

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Warwick and Warwick Medal auction report 9th December 2015
15th December 2015

There were 249 lots of medals and militaria in this sale. An 1815 Waterloo Medal to Thomas Bisset of the 71st Foot sold for £1475. The star item of...

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Warwick and Warwick Coins and Banknotes Auction Report 9th December 2015
15th December 2015

The 9th December 2015 Coins and Banknotes auction was our last auction held at the Lord Leycester Hotel. From January 2016 we will be changing our auction venue to The Court House, in Jury Street, Warwick, CV34 4EW. All viewing, invoice settlement and lot collection will still take place at our offices at Chal...

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Warwick & Warwick Stamp Auction Report December 2015
3rd December 2015

December’s stamp auction was the last to be held at the Lord Leycester Hotel. From January the auction will return to its previous venue, The Court House in Jury Street.  The auction included an impressive collection of King George V control blocks and other multiples, amongst which a remarkable interp...

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Warwick & Warwick Postcard Auction Report 18th November 2015
20th November 2015

Jaeger Auction very successful   Warwick and Warwick sold a section of the famous Karl Jaeger postcard collection on 18 November and report that 96% of the lots were sold, the vast majority at figures well above estimate. Although Karl s...

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Warwick and Warwick Die Cast, Model Soldiers and Toys Auction Report 18th November 2015
20th November 2015

Our specialist die cast, model soldiers and toys sale held on 18th November 2015 had excellent attendance in the room with over 90% of lots offered selling on the day. Lots 296 to 318 offered keen bidders a range of tin plate model toys. Selling particularly well was this Tip and Co. Fire Engine which ...

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Warwick and Warwick Model Railway Auction Report 18th November 2015
20th November 2015

Our specialist Model Railway sale held on 18th November 2015 was particularly busy and with over 90% of lots offered selling on the day. This sale began with the real steam section. This Merlin Locomotive Works gauge 1 shunting tank realised £531. ...

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Warwick and Warwick Cigarette Card Auction Report 18th November 2015
20th November 2015

The cigarette card section of the sale contained a large number of collections and accumulations and most of these achieved figures well in excess of their estimates. The first lot containing multiple sets by Ogden, Phillips and Players estimated at £450 realised over £700. A collection of complete and part s...

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Warwick & Warwick Stamp Auction Report 4th November 2015
6th November 2015

The penultimate stamp auction of 2015 was held at the Lord Leycester Hotel. From January 2016 the auction will be returning to the previous venue, the Ballroom of the Court House in Jury Street, Warwick (read more here)...

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Warwick and Warwick Coins and Banknotes Auction Report 21st October 2015
22nd October 2015

The gloomy weather did little to dampen the enthusiasm of buyers as our coins and banknotes auction began on Wednesday 21st October 2015. The auction room was well attended with over 470 lots offered for sale. The auction began with the English banknotes section. Earlier Treasury notes, particularly wi...

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Warwick and Warwick Medal auction report 21st October 2015.
22nd October 2015

There were 288 lots of medals and militaria in this sale. There were four 1815 Waterloo Medals in the sale. Lot 12 was to Thomas Fairclough 2nd Batt 44th Reg who served in Captain Brugh’s company at Waterloo. The battalion was heavily involved at Quatre Bras where it suffered heavy casualties when attacked by Frenc...

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Warwick & Warwick Stamp Auction Report 7th October 2015
9th October 2015

The John Keats Autumn was the season of ‘mists and mellow fruitfulness’, to stamp collectors it is often time to return to their collections with a renewed interest, and so it proved at the Warwick & Warwick October stamp auction. With 820 lots on offer the sale achieved a total realisation of £370,...

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Warwick and Warwick Model Railway Auction Report 16th September 2015
21st September 2015

The collectors were out in force for our specialist Model Railway sale held on 15th July 2015, with many customers lining up at the door ready for viewing the sale at 8.00am. The viewing room was particularly busy and consequently there was an excellent attendance at the auction room with over 80% of lots offe...

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Warwick and Warwick Die Cast, Model Soldiers and Toys Auction Report 16th September 2015
21st September 2015

Our specialist die cast, model soldiers and toys sale held on 16th September 2015 had excellent attendance in the room with over 80% of lots offered selling on the day.    ...

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Warwick & Warwick Postcard Auction Report 16th September 2015
19th September 2015

Thames Valley Collection Popular The Warwick and Warwick auction on September 15 contained a comprehensive collection of Thames valley cards, contained in 6 albums, tracin...

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Warwick & Warwick Cigarette Card Auction Report 16th September 2015
17th September 2015

The first part of the cigarette card section contained a number of collections and accumulations with many realising figures well above es...

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Warwick & Warwick stamp auction report 2nd September 2015
3rd September 2015

Rainy Britain was far from the minds of bidders at the September stamp auction, many preferring the balmy climate of the West Indies when a series of Bahamas collections and items in 80 lots came under the hammer. Excellent prices were achieved for the larger collections, such as a Queen Victoria to King George V...

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Warwick & Warwick Coin and Banknote Auction Report 19th August 2015
20th August 2015

Though the summer sunshine had disappeared by the time the auction began on Wednesday 19th August 2015, this did nothing to deter buyers. The auction room was well attended with over 500 lots for buyers to choose from. The public viewing sessions were also excellently attended in the three days prior to the au...

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Warwick and Warwick Medal auction report 19th August 2015
20th August 2015

There were 278 lots of medals and militaria in the Warwick & Warwick August sale. Lot 36 was a rare 1887-1900 East & West Africa Medal, 1897-98 clasp, to CSgt Heafield of the Durham Light Infantry. This was 1 of only 3 clasps issued to the regiment. With 2 telephone bidders and room interest, it easily raced past...

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Warwick & Warwick stamp auction report 5th August 2015
6th August 2015

This auction once again proved how popular original, “old time” collections can be, when offered intact. A Superb collection of British stamps used abroad, with Crimea war covers (see our lat...

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Warwick and Warwick Die Cast, Model Soldiers and Toys Auction Report 15th July 2015
17th July 2015

Our specialist die cast, model soldiers and toys sale held on 15th July 2015 had excellent attendance in the room with over 80% of lots selling on the day. The auction began with an interesting range of Dan Dare toys, including this Palitoy Cosmic Ray Gun which achieved £188 including buyers' pr...

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Warwick & Warwick Postcard Auction Report 15th July 2015
16th July 2015

The highest realisation in the July 15 Warwick and Warwick auction was the £1,652 paid for a collection of 392 liners, which had merited a description of “valuable”. It included ranges of RPs and printed and artist-drawn cards from many different lines and included several chromos. A miscellaneous 260 s...

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Warwick & Warwick Cigarette Card Auction Report 15th July 2015
16th July 2015

  The first part of the cigarette card section contained a number of collections and accumulations with many realising figures well above estimate.  A l...

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Warwick & Warwick model railways auction report 15th July 2015
15th July 2015

Our specialist Model Railway sale held on 15th July 2015 had excellent attendance in the room with over 80% of lots selling on the day. In this sale the O gauge section included 9 lots of modern ACE Trains. Though modern, the detailing on these models make them much sought after. Examples include this ...

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Warwick & Warwick stamp auction report 1st July 2015
2nd July 2015

Experience has shown that you can’t always rely on the British weather or even on England’s opening batsmen, but it seems you can rely on starting the stamp auction with a few substantial British Commonwealth collections. Lot 1 in the auction was offered as a valuable King George V to Queen Elizabeth ...

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Warwick & Warwick coin and banknote auction report 17th June 2015
18th June 2015

Our specialist coin and banknote auction held on 17th June 2015 had over 480 lots available for bidding, and all were well viewed on our three viewing days prior to the sale. There were a healthy number of bidders in attendance on the day of the auction, with the majority of lots finding new homes. The...

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Warwick & Warwick medal auction report 17th June 2015
18th June 2015

There were 347 lots of medals and militaria in this sale. The highlight of the Victorian section was lot 19, the 1793-1814 MGSM with 6 clasps to Private T. Clifton, 82nd Foot, which was a unique clasp combination to the regiment. It sold for £2124. ...

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Warwick & Warwick stamp auction report 3rd June 2015
6th June 2015

The popularity of covers was once again in evidence at our June stamp auction. Single covers and collections, from Britain, the Commonwealth, and the rest of the world, were much in demand, often selling well above estimate. One star of the show was an 1851 Shakespeare illustrated cover, estimated at £100 a...

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Warwick & Warwick cigarette card auction report 20th May 2015
22nd May 2015

The first part of the cigarette card section contained several larger collections and accumulations, with many realising figures above estimate.  A lot containing sets and part sets by Franklyn D...

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Warwick & Warwick model railway auction report 20th May 2015
22nd May 2015

Our specialist Model Railway sale held on 20th May 2015 started with a very busy viewing room, with keen customers queuing at the door at 8.00am! The sale itself began at 12 noon with the Real Steam section. This Hornby 3½” gauge Stephenson’s Rocket, which had never been fired, sold ...

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Warwick & Warwick diecast, model soldiers and toys auction report 20th May 2015
22nd May 2015

Our specialist die cast, model soldiers and toys sale held on 20th May 2015 had excellent attendance in the room, with over 80% of lots offered selling on the day. There were 55 lots on offer for buyers in the Tin Plate Toys section this sale, with a mix of collections and individual items. They were w...

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Warwick & Warwick postcard auction report 20th May 2015
21st May 2015

Glamour artists were in demand at the Warwick and Warwick auction held on May 20th. Five general collections of cards, in good condition, were on offer, containing cards by artists such as Bompard, Corbella, Colombo, Mauzan, Meunier and Nanni. In total the pre-sale estimates came to £1,650 and the total hammer pric...

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Warwick & Warwick stamp auction report 6th May 2015
7th May 2015

Coming the day before the General Election, the May stamp auction received its own popular vote of support with a well-attended room, numerous telephone bidders and enthusiastic bidding. The result of this was a total realisation of almost £360,000 (realisations include premium of 18%). The auction boasted ...

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Warwick & Warwick coin auction report 22nd April 2015
24th April 2015

Though the weather had turned a little gloomy by the time the coin auction began, this did nothing to deter buyers. The auction room was well attended with over 460 lots for buyers to choose from. Viewing of the lots was also excellently attended in the three days prior to the auction, with our viewing rooms being partic...

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Warwick & Warwick banknote auction report 22nd April 2015
24th April 2015

The bright spring sunshine provided a pleasant back drop for our specialist banknote auction, held on Wednesday 22nd April 2015. The auction room was well attended with over 150 lots for buyers to choose from. First up on the rostrum was the British section which contained a broad range of cashiers; fr...

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Warwick & Warwick medal auction report 22nd April 2015
15th April 2015

There were 166 lots of medals and militaria in this sale. The highlight of the sale was the Waterloo Medal to Private George Willett of the Royal Scots Greys, which sold for £6,195. The Royal Scots Greys is the most iconic unit from Waterloo, being involved in their famous charge that was immortalised in Lady Butle...

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Warwick & Warwick stamp auction report 6th April 2015
10th April 2015

The stamp department produced their best auction for some months and were delighted with the excellent results achieved. The auction contained an exceptional range of GB classics with particular strength in Line Engraved issues. This encouraged bidding from room and telephone buyers, both in the UK and overseas....

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Warwick & Warwick cigarette card auction report 18th march 2015
20th March 2015

Guinea Gold’s go well in March Sale The first part of the cigarette card section contained several larger collections and mi...

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Warwick & Warwick model railways auction report 18th March 2015
20th March 2015

Our specialist Model Railway sale held on 18th March 2015 had excellent attendance in the room with over 90% of lots offered selling on the day. We began the auction with the real steam section. The highlight was this mint condition unfired Mamod Post Office Van which sold for £188. ...

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Warwick & Warwick diecast, model soldiers and toys auction report 18th March 2015
20th March 2015

Our specialist die cast, model soldiers and toys sale held on 18th March 2015 had excellent attendance in the room with over 90% of lots offered selling on the day. There was a strong selection of Autoart cars on offer with all lots selling above estimate. The highlight of the section was this Bugatti ...

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Warwick & Warwick postcard auction report 18th march 2015
19th March 2015

Birmingham Collections snapped up at Warwick Auction ...

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Warwick & Warwick stamp auction report 4th March 2015
5th March 2015

The spring sunshine brought out the buyers at our March stamp auction, with over 70 people attending the auction plus strong book bidding and telephone bidders for the 675 lots on offer. There was much interest shown in the world section with most volumes and boxes selling, though there is always a bargain to be ...

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Coins and Banknotes Auction Report 18th February 2015
19th February 2015

Our Coins and Banknotes Auction held on the 18th February 2015 contained over 460 lots. It was our first auction of 2015 and was well attended with over 90% of lots finding new homes. In the British banknotes section this E.M. Harvey 1921 (11 Nov) £5 Leeds Branch note, good very fine, sold for &p...

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Warwick & Warwick medal auction report 18th February 2015
19th February 2015

There were 195 lots of medals and militaria in this sale. The highlight of the sale was the 1917 Distinguished Conduct Medal group to Warrant Officer Class 2 John Locker who served with 12th Bn West Yorkshire Regiment and 5th Bn King’s Own Yorkshire Light Infantry which sold for £1829....

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Warwick & Warwick stamp auction report 4th February 2015
5th February 2015

4th February Stamp Auction Report Maybe it was the freezing winds reminiscent of the Russian Steppes that resulted in bidders making some spectacular bids for Russian collections in today’s stamp auction. There was much interest prior to the auction but the prices realised were well beyon...

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Warwick & Warwick model railways auction report 21st January 2015
23rd January 2015

21st January specialist Model railways auction Our first Model Railway auction of the year, held on 21st January 2015, had an excellent attendance in the auction room despite the extremely cold weather!  In the O gauge section a beautiful collection...

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Warwick & Warwick postcard auction report 21st January 2015
23rd January 2015

The second part of the Karl Jaeger collection was offered in Warwick and Warwick’s January 21 auction and only 4 of the lots failed to find a buyer. The best performing section was the road transport cards, which included many poster adverts. There were 8 collections on offer with estimates totalling £7,550. ...

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Warwick & Warwick cigarette and trade card auction report 21st January 2015
22nd January 2015

Strong Results in the January Sale.     The first part of the cigarette card section contai...

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Warwick & Warwick diecast, model soldiers and toys auction report 21st January 2015
22nd January 2015

This sale was keenly contested throughout with well over 90% of the lots on offer finding new homes. This Schuco Texi remote control car No. 5735 realised £224.   A ...

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7th January 2015 Auction Report
8th January 2015

Bidders returned to the first stamp auction of 2015 on the 7th of January full of New Year spirit. The auction got off to a fine start with the first 7 lots, comprising a superb British Colonial King George VI mint collection broken alphabetically, selling for a total of £14,661 (realisations include buy...

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Warwick & Warwick coin and banknote auction report 10th December 2014
12th December 2014

Our Banknotes and Coins Auction held on the 10th December 2014 contained over 650 lots. It was our last auction before the Christmas holidays and was well attended with well over 90% of lots finding new homes. In the British banknote section this last series Bradbury 1914 £1, graded as extremely ...

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Warwick & Warwick medal auction report 10th December 2014
12th December 2014

There were 165 lots of medals and militaria in this sale. The highlight of the sale and a real Xmas good news story was the WW2 Malta Blitz George Medal group to Gunner Bernard Allen Ridgeway which sold for £3894. The successful purchaser was the recipient’s daughter who told us her father had sold the medals...

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Warwick & Warwick stamp auction report 3rd December 2014
4th December 2014

Unique Great Britain Error sells for £23,600 Described as the most important Great Britain modern stamp error sold this century, the 1967 Discovery 1/9d missing the Queen’s head sold for £23,600, including premium of 18%, following strong room a...

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Warwick & Warwick postcard auction report 19th November 2014
28th November 2014

The auction contained the magnificent collection of Karl Jaeger of Bath and a report of this section of the sale appears here.  ...

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Warwick & Warwick diecast, model soldiers and toys auction 19th November 2014
20th November 2014

Our diecast, model soldiers and toys auction held on 19th November 2014 contained 430 lots including this CMC Exclusive Models 1:18 scale 1952 Mercedes-Benz 300 SL Panamericana No. M-023 which achieved £177. ...

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Warwick & Warwick model railways auction report 19th November 2014
20th November 2014

Our Model Railway auction held on 19th November 2014 contained 334 lots including a strong Mamod Real Steam section including this Le Mans Racer No. LM1 which sold for £224. Again in ...

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Warwick & Warwick stamp auction report 5th November 2014
6th November 2014

There were some errors in our November stamp auction catalogue….and we are pleased to say they proved to be very popular with buyers! Possibly unique GB 2000 Spirit and Faith 45p imperfcylinder UM corner block of 6 (unpriced in SG) sold for £1770 ...

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Warwick & Warwick medal auction report 15th October 2014
15th October 2014

There were 237 lots of medals and militaria in this sale. An 1803-26 Army of India Medal with Bhurtpore clasp to John Randall of the 59th Foot sold for £1357. The star item of the sale was Lot 62, a Boer War DSO/1914 died of wounds group wit...

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Warwick & Warwick coin and banknote auction report 15th October 2014
15th October 2014

Our banknote auction held on 15th October 2014 contained an outstanding collection of Jersey banknotes including single notes, error notes and collections. It comprised 108 lots from the same source. Highlights included this early local issue 1817 (20 Jun) £1, signed by cashier J. Le Couteur which achieved ...

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Warwick & Warwick stamp auction report 1st October 2014
1st October 2014

Prospects of an Indian summer must have been on buyers minds at the October stamp auction. Lot 266, a substantial India collection from early issues to modern, was driven up from the estimate of £1800 to a hammer price of £5660 (realisations include 18% buyers premium), suggesting that interest in the sub con...

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Warwick & Warwick postcard auction report 17th September 2014
17th September 2014

Ramsgate, Kent Collection sells for £7,000 The Warwickand Warwickauction on September 17 contained the Ramsgate collection formed by the late Don Dimond.  It was broken down into 17 lots with several real photographic social history cards offered singly or in small groups. The total realisation inclu...

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Warwick & Warwick model railways auction report 17th September 2014
17th September 2014

There were 568 lots of Model Railways in this sale.  The very first lot , Lot 182, a live steam 3.5” kit built Rob Roy 0-6-0T sold on estimate for £826. In the O Gauge section, 2 Bassett-Lowke coaches, Lots 216 & 217 each easil...

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Warwick & Warwick diecast, model soldiers and toys auction report 17th September 2014
17th September 2014

There were 352 lots of Diecast, Model Soldiers and Toys in this sale.  An early lot, Lot 171, a rare early KNH British WW1 clockwork tank sold for £200. There were some good lots of unmade kits with Lot 760, a Tamiya 1/16 scale ...

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Warwick & Warwick cigarette and trade card auction report 17th September 2014
17th September 2014

Lot 139 Churchman 1905 Interesting Buildings set, in excellent condition., apart from the odd card with a trivial fault. Cat. £350, realisation £165. Lot 142 Hignett 1933 A.F.C. Nicknames set, in very good to excellent condition, apart...

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Warwick & Warwick stamp auction report 3rd September 2014
3rd September 2014

The sale on Sept 3rd was well attended and very competitive, with a total realisation of over £354,000 (inclusive of buyers premium). Lots 1,2 and 3, three Foreign  “Ideal” albums, all came from the same stable, a collector with a real eye for quality and a passion for completeness. Together they a...

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Warwick & Warwick medal auction report 20th August 2014
20th August 2014

There were 189 lots of medals and militaria in this sale. A star item keenly contested from the Victorian campaign section was Lot 28a. Ordinary Seaman J. Mahoney was 1 of less than 100 members of the Royal Naval Brigade present at the Battle of Abu Klea. His group made nearly double estimate with a phone bidder securing...

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Warwick & Warwick coin and banknote auction report 20th August 2014
20th August 2014

There were 566 lots of British and world coins and commemoratives in this sale. The mixed GB collections were well viewed and keenly contested with good results rewarding careful viewing. A nearly uncirculated 1847 Gothic crown, Lot 389 sold for £2301. ...

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Warwick & Warwick stamp auction report 6th August 2014
6th August 2014

Eagle eyed viewers reaped the rewards of their efforts at our August 2014 auction as there was strong demand for World misc lots, particularly in boxes. Many lots exceeded the estimate particularly lot 48, described as a ‘World treasure trove on stockcards’ which sold for £2,600 (realisations include bu...

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