Christmas Picks

Stuck for gift ideas, or feel like treating yourself?

Biddle & Webb’s 9th December Interiors auction has a fantastic array of jewellery, fine art, antiques and collectibles that would make the perfect gift to yourself or a loved one this festive season.

Here are our top ten prezzie ideas:

Lot: 1

How about this elegant multi-gemstone dragonfly brooch?

The body of the dragonfly is made up of two moonstone cabochons, with wings of alternating round cut diamonds, blue pastes and eyes of glittering red cabochons.

Estimate: £300 to £500

Lot: 10

Amber has been causing quite a stir in auction salerooms for the last few years and currently certain amber is selling for roughly the same price as 22ct gold.

Make a statement with this knotted string of graduated butterscotch amber beads.

Estimate: £1000 to £1500

Lot: 23

A brand that requires no introduction, you can’t go wrong with this 1970s Rolex Oyster Perpetual Date Chronometer wrist watch.

Estimate: £1000 to £1500

Lot: 25

Gift a piece of history with this steel British Military Grana W.W.W. wrist watch dating from the 1940’s

Estimate: £4000 to £6000

Lot: 37

One for the ladies.

A Chopard Happy Diamond wrist watch on a mesh link bracelet strap set with diamonds, housed in a Chopard box with paperwork.

Estimate: £2500 to £3500

Lot: 40

The ultimate showstopper for that special someone, what could be more stunning than this emerald and diamond necklet.


Estimate: £6000 to £8000

Lot: 43

Shine bright like a no other with this Belle Epoque diamond pendant.


Estimate: £1500 to £2500

Lot: 162

Think luxury handbags, think Hermes. This Kelly brown box leather handbag is a collectors dream.

Estimate: £500 to £800

Lot: 249

Glimpse a view of pastoral Birmingham with this gilt framed John Joseph Hughes oil on canvas dated 1886.

Estimate: £200 to £400

Lot: 471

Indulge yourself and recline in style with this 19th Century rosewood chaise lounge.


Estimate: £200 to £250

Biddle & Webb would like to wish all of our vendors and buyers a very Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year!

We look forward to seeing you for our final Interiors Auction of 2017 this coming Saturday, 9th December at 10 am.

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