Strong turnout for Ballycastle Sale

McAfee Auctions’ sale of antique and general furnishings last week attracted a large turnout, and many room and telephone battles for some of the more important lots.

One of the strongest battles was for a modern upright piano, where three room bidders and two telephone bidders played it out resulting in a figure of £925. A very good quality spring Vienna clock also attracted a lot of interest, resulting in a figure of £700, and a large decorative dining table and chair set realised £1,500.

Other prices include a table and chair set £600, set of tub chairs £280, silver cup £325, set of cased napkin rings £130, gold pendant watch £310, gold chains £350, £150 and £110, library chair £170, four piece suite £540, carved plant stand £290, table top display cabinet £310, lift top hall table £200, turn over leaf tea table for restoration £230, cuckoo clock £220, silver plated food cover £120, Fritz Hanson kitchen table and chair set £380, watercolor by R Faulkner £180, Gregory Moore oil £220, J P Rooney £170 and £160. two early decanters £140, Royal Albert tea set £180, old Murphy radio £80, pine bench £95, three piece clock set £300, two moorcroft vases £75 and £65, pair of two seater settees £260, aercol style suite £220, pair of conservatory chairs £210, leather armchair £100, paragon dinner set £110, Belleek jug £120, games table £100, selection of rings £250, £130, £85 and £65, gents ring £130, bar brooch £40 and £60, unusual barometer £100, M Carlin oil £160, large crystal bowl £100, stag chests £120 and £110, electrified bed £140, pine bedroom suite £160, 2 two seater settees £200, carved hall table £110, Royal Albert tea set £180, etched glass decanter £140, rectangular coffee table £90, set of six chairs £130, silver presentation cup £320, another cup £185, set of doultons £140.

McAfee Auctions next collective sale takes place in their Ballymoney sales rooms on Thursday 29th and Friday 30th March, each evening at 6.30pm. McAfee Auctions are presently accepting items for there next collective sale in there Ballycastle sale room. Simply telephone 028 276 67669 to register your items for sale.