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Fellows claims number one regional auction house title after securing record sales

Fellows has been named the leading UK regional auctioneer by hammer total after recording overall sales of £17 million in 2017. This is according to Antiques Trade Gazette, who ran an in-depth auction report regarding sales of regional auction houses in 2017. Fellows has been continuingly growing as a company in recent decades, with increasingly

Fellows breaks in-house record with yellow diamond sale

Birmingham-based auctioneer Fellows has broken its own records with the sale of a Graff fancy yellow diamond ring for more than £1.3 million. After furious bidding across two phone lines and in the room, the hammer went down at £1.1M for the 43.59ct fancy interne yellow radiant-cut VS2 diamond ring. Including buyer’s premium at 23%

REACH LIST 2017: Top five auction houses

For the first time since launching the Reach List, Professional Jeweller was able to analyse the auction houses’ reach based on a UK ranking (because previously only a global ranking was available). This means the results for 2017 present a more accurate representation of the most influential auction houses among UK spenders. After climbing up

REACH LIST 2016: Top five auction houses

Climbing up from second place to first place in the auction houses category this year is Sotheby’s. Comparing the figures to last year, Sotheby’s has increased the amount of followers on all of its social media channels, but Instagram has seen the largest growth. Jewellery posts on the picture-led platform include shots of the auction

Fellows Auctioneers celebrates 140 years in business

Birmingham-based auction house Fellows is celebrating its 140th anniversary this year. Over 140 years the auction house has seen six generations of the Fellows family go from strength to strength, moving to increasingly larger premises and expanding to the Capital. The Fellows family has come a long way from their humble begins in 1876 as

Fellows Auctioneers enjoys successful Vintage Jewellery and Accessories sale

The first auction of September for Fellows Auctioneers got underway in fine form as the Vintage Jewellery and Accessories sale saw great results across the board. The opening lots featured a large selection of Georgian and Victorian memorial and mourning jewellery. Notably, the memorial jewellery offered for sale consistently achieved solid prices and showed that