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COTTEES 
 AUCTIONEERS IN DORSET 
The Market, East Street, Wareham, Dorset.
BH20 4NR. Tel: 01929 552826

All our Auctions are sold Live Online in conjunction with www.the-saleroom.com - log on and listen 'live' to our auctions.

Our next General Antiques Auction will be held on Tuesday 30 September 2014 at 10.00am

Viewing Saturday 27 September 2014 10am - 12 Noon, Monday 29 September 9:30am - 5:00pm and morning of sale from 9 am.

ILLUSTRATED CATALOGUE ON VIEW at www.the-saleroom.com from Thursday prior.

 

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We are experiencing high demand at present for unusual collectables including 19th century, WW1 and later militaria and medals, fountain pens, drawing instruments including ivory rulers, silver, gold, designer goods, Beatles records and pop memoribilia, old football programmes, toys, transport memoribilia, local related ephemera ie Dorset books, photographs, postcard albums, stamps, coins.

 

Please bring anything interesting along to the saleroom and we will help you reach the best market via our 'live' internet auctions.

 

WE SELL CARS, BOATS, TRAILERS AND CARAVANS IN OUR FORTNIGHTLY AUCTIONS. CONTACT THE OFFICE FOR FURTHER DETAILS. SPECIAL LOW COMMISSION RATES.

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Our next Model Railway and Collectable Toy

auction will be held on Saturday 29 November at

10am.

 

Viewing Friday 28 November 10am - 4pm and Morning of the sale from 8.30am.

 

 

Moorcroft Pottery auction Tuesday 30 September

at 2.00pm

 

Further entries invited.

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UPCOMING VACANCY:

COTTEES are actively looking for a specialist in Collectable Toys and Model Railways to take on the role of Specialist Valuer and Cataloguer of our successful Collectable Toy Department.

 

The successful candidate will have had a background in the collecting area of this speciality, as well as a knowledge of current values.

 

COTTEES hold four (sometimes more) specialist auctions a year and the vacancy is on a part-time basis.

 

The position would require the successful candidate to follow up leads provided by the office, visit clients in their homes and at COTTEES, photograph and catalogue entries.

 

From 2015 COTTEES will be based at Mannings Heath, Poole.

 

Informal applications are invited with background information of the candidate by email or post to John Condie c/o Cottees, The Market, East Street, Wareham, Dorset BH20 4NR or jcondie@cottees.co.uk.

 

 

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VALUATION DAYS

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Our next Specialist JEWELLERY AND SILVER valuation day will be held on Monday 1 September from 10am to 4 pm.

Our next Specialist POOLE POTTERY valuation day will be held on Monday 15 September from 10am to 4pm

Other times (for Poole Pottery only) by appointment

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We are open for free valuations every day. Bring your items to the saleroom.

No appointment necessary. (NB. Not Auction Tuesdays or Thursday mornings)

 

WANTED!!!!!!

Unusual collectables are in high demand at present from our UK and international clientele.

 

Do you have any..................?

WW1 & WW2 medals and badges, related memorabilia, smoking and wine related items, pocket and wristwatches, coins, stamps, fountain pens, drawing instruments, postcards, old photographs, old typewriters and sewing machines, novelties, bronzes, old teddy bears, dolls, leather suitcases and luggage, designer vintage clothing, furs, handbags, autograph albums and showbusiness memorabilia, LP and 45 rpm records, old radios, jewellery, scrap gold and silver items, gold sovereigns, art deco figures, 1950's, 1960's and 1970's designer furniture, G Plan furniture, Ercol, Swedish and Continental art glass, ceramics, Clarice Cliff, carved wood items including Black Forest bears, art nouveau and arts and crafts items, Lalique.

 

Special commission rates available on request for any of the above items. *********************************************************

In line with other UK auction houses Cottees are introducing new payment methods on items bought through the-saleroom.com or via telephone bidding.

 

We are unable to accept payments over £500 on the telephone or cheques for any amount either in the office or by post.

Preferred payment methods on items over £500 in value: BACS - bank transfer - easy and simple to arrange Credit or Debit Card payments in person at our office Cash up to value of £12,000

 

Collection of items by personal couriers will require ID check on courier and proof of delivery address.

These rules will be strictly applied to all high value gold, silver and jewellery purchases without exception.