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Sold on 9th April

292 Two early 20th century Japanese netsuke

Achieved price £3200



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.

Being the only Auctioneers in the Somerset and Bristol area to regularly conduct auctions on Saturdays, 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 a café bistro, shops and clock restorers.

We endeavour to make selling and buying at auction a straight-forward and enjoyable experience. We hold Valuation days every Wednesday, Thursday and Friday at the Auction Rooms from 10am to 5pm or would be delighted to visit your home to undertake valuations. We can also provide a house clearance service.

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


NEXT SALE – 26th July 2016

The next sale to take place at the Mendip Auction Rooms will be of Victorian and Later Effects at 11am.

Viewing takes place on Monday 25th July (10-7) and the sale morning from 8.30am.

Commission and telephone bids are accepted. 


16th July 2016 – Antiques, Fine Art & Collectables

In spite of a warm summer’s day, the team at the auction rooms saw a good attendance of buyers and a very busy day with some exceptional prices achieved. Strong internet bidding together with competitive bidding from the room really gave a feeling of confidence.

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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.

Please note that we are unable to provide valuations on Friday 3rd June but items may be left for valuation.



Monday – Friday       10am – 5pm

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

Sunday following a Saturday sale         9am – 12pm




Next Auction:

26 Jul 11:00

Next Viewing:

25 Jul 10:00

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