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Sold on 6th May

340    A Chinese bronze censor

     Achieved price £4000



Killens through the Mendip Auction Rooms offer a professional and friendly service with sales of fine art, furniture, ceramics, paintings, jewellery, carpets, rugs, glassware and collectors items.

Based in rural Somerset, we attract large audiences of antique dealers and the general public. Our purpose built auction rooms at Rookery Farm, Binegar are easily accessible from the A37 with ample free parking and provide a delightful atmosphere with plenty to do. On site are also shops and a clock restorers. We are also very close to the popular Mendip Inn which is great for lunches and evening meals.

We endeavour to make selling and buying at auction a straight-forward and enjoyable experience.

Whether buying, selling or requiring valuation advice, we have a team of staff who will ensure you receive the highest level of service.



Antiques & Collectables – Saturday 12th AUgust at 10am

Viewing: Thursday 11th August (10 – 6), Friday 12th August (10 – 7) & morning of sale from 8.30am

There will be live internet bidding through Commission and telephone bids welcome.





On 27th January, Killens were the destination auction house on the latest episode of the Antiques Road Trip screened on BBC1.

Click here to watch the episode.



We hold free valuation days at the auction rooms every Wednesday, Thursday and Friday from 10am to 5pm (No appointment necessary) or, alternatively, we are able to provide free online valuations of items. Simply email us at and attach images of the items you require valued and we will respond as quickly as possible together with marketing advice. We can also visit your home free of charge.



Monday – Friday       10am – 5pm

Valuation Days          Wednesday, Thursday & Friday      10am – 5pm

Sunday following a Saturday sale         9am – 12pm




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