Posted in: News on June 10, 2019.
A 19th century dog collar from one of Sir Aurel Stein’s dogs is coming under the hammer at Dawson’s Auctioneers on the 22nd of June. This collar likely belonged to Stein’s favourite dog, ‘Dash II’ or ‘Dash the Great’ (1904-1918), … Continue reading Dash the Great’s Dog Collar – The Faithful Companion of Sir Aurel Stein
Posted in: News on November 6, 2017.
October has seen the beginning of a very busy period for us here at Dawson’s, with the introduction of our first specialist sale along with our monthly Antiques and Collectables sale. No surprises that it was the diamonds that shone … Continue reading Autumn Season Success
Posted in: News on October 3, 2017.
What a sale. We had some incredibly good results for August’s auction, in part thanks to an exciting consignment from the estate of the late gallery owner Anthony Basil Vivian Tooth. Top seller from this consignment and in fact in … Continue reading August Sale Report
Posted in: News on July 24, 2017.
With strong sales in every category, our July auction at Dawson’s was a roaring success and we are proud to present this Sale Report. The Asian Art department were delighted with the sale of the Meiji period Japanese bronze of … Continue reading Dawson’s July Sale Report
Posted in: News on April 25, 2017.
The sun shone down on Maidenhead last Saturday, bringing in the crowds from eight thirty to view some six hundred lots in our April sale. The auction certainly started off on very strong footing. Lot 2, a Victorian mahogany … Continue reading April Sale Report- a successful sale to put a spring in our step
Posted in: News on March 21, 2017.
The later Victorian period is known as ‘the golden age of the automaton’. A period that witnessed the Industrial boom, the birth of the Great Exhibition and Britain’s triumphant reign over the Empire, no wonder this early form of … Continue reading A curious 19th century clockwork bird musical box to sell 25/03/17