A flintlock pistol once owned by a sailor who served on HMS Victory during the Battle of Trafalgar will be auctioned later this month.
An eccentric pig-shaped diamond and ruby evening bag has sold for more than £109,000 at auction.
A gig contract from the early days of rock band Oasis requesting “sober-speaking” venue staff, “24 large cans of quality lager” and no fast food has sold at auction for £4,000.
An Easter egg given to a two-year-old girl in 1924, which she then treasured for the rest of her life, has found a new home in a museum.
A rare 16th century royal seal hidden from public view for more than a century has been acquired by National Museums Scotland.
A pair of Sir Winston Churchill’s velvet slippers have sold for nearly £40,000.
A gig contract from the early days of rock band Oasis requesting “sober-speaking” venue staff, “24 large cans of quality lager” and no fast food is set to go up for auction.
A rare 16th century royal seal, that has been out of public view for more than a century, is expected to fetch at least a four-figure sum when it is auctioned next week.
A pair of Sir Winston Churchill’s velvet slippers could fetch up to £15,000 when they go under the hammer later this month.
Queen Victoria’s mourning jewels, which reveal the “intimate side” of the monarch, are going under the hammer.
A 72-year-old bottle of Glen Grant single malt whisky from Scotland fetched more than £39,000 in an auction in Hong Kong on Friday.
A small painting by Sandro Botticelli has sold at Sotheby’s in New York for 92.2 million US dollars (£67.1 million), an auction record for the Renaissance master.
A 72-year-old bottle of Glen Grant single malt whisky from Scotland is to go under the hammer in Hong Kong on Friday.
A living room devoted to the late Prince is about to lose its star exhibit when a guitar played by the rock star goes up for auction.
An 18th century biscuit made to commemorate the philanthropy of a pair of conjoined twins has been sold for £100 at auction.
An 18th century biscuit made to commemorate the philanthropy of a set of conjoined twins is to be sold at auction.
The key to Napoleon’s prison bedroom has been sold at auction for £81,900.
The key to Napoleon’s prison bedroom is going under the hammer after it was unearthed in a trunk in Scotland.
An online auction set up by Aberdeen children's charity Charlie House has raised more than £8,000.
A very rare set of whiskies are on-sale now on an Aberdeenshire auction site.
More than £6,000 has already been raised for a north-east children's charity after the launch of its Christmas auction.
A silk cloth from Admiral Lord Nelson’s funeral carriage is going under the hammer.
A “spectacular” 10 foot tall floral bodysuit worn by Lady Gaga in her latest music video could sell for as much as £20,000 next month in London.
A north-east building which has been categorised as 'at risk' is to be sold at an auction.
An online auction raised more than £18,000 for the Florence Nightingale Museum, which is struggling amid the coronavirus pandemic.
The Nobel Prize Medal awarded to the pioneer of IVF just three years before he died could fetch £800,000 at auction.
Catwalk stars including Gigi Hadid, Helena Christensen and Joan Smalls are auctioning items from their wardrobes to raise money for charity.
One of the world’s oldest bottles of Cognac, given to a distillery worker instead of payment, could fetch £160,000 at auction.
A peek inside the home of Downton Abbey and a sit-down chat with Sacha Baron Cohen are on offer – virtually – to raise funds amid the coronavirus outbreak.
A pair of rare Apple-branded trainers from the early 1990s has sold for almost £8,000 at auction.