Forthcoming Sales

Lot 111 - Victorian Walnut Serpentine shaped Rectangular Stretcher Table Sold for £1,150,

Lot 234 - Royal Doulton Lawrence of Arabia HN4695 China Figure

sold for £3,100,

Lot 31 - Dame Laura Knight R.A

(British 1877-1970)

Portrait of a Ballet Dancer. Sold for £650,

18th Century Swansea Creamware Pottery Tea Caddy sold for £9,000,

Lot 303 - A Japanese Carved Ivory Study of a Cockatoo on a Tall Perch

Estimate £250-350 -

sold for £3,900

Lot 269 - Clarice Cliff design Wilkinson Pottery Wall Mask "Marlene"

Estimate £100-150 -

sold for £180,


Lot 208 - Late 19th Century Specimen Marble Architectural Mantle Clock

Estimate £1000-15000 sold for £1,000

Lot 338 - Unusual Graduated set of 8 19th Century Indo Persian Mughal Design Domed Cylindrical Wooden Boxes + Covers. Estimate £500-800 sold for £340

Lot 388 - 1965 Ford Cortina GT FIA Rally Car.  Estimate £2,000-£3,000 - sold for £9,500


     Lot 180 - Pair of

     Early 19th Century Cary's 17" diameter Library Globes

Est - £15,000-25,000 - sold for £50,000


Lot 65 - Pair of Georgian Mahogany Waterfall Bookcases

Estimate £1500-2500 sold for £14,500

Lot 144 - Early 20th Century Limed Oak "Bryn Mawr" Welsh Made

Dining Room Suite, Estimate £600-800

sold for £1,700  

Lot 19 - Buskey (?) (Flemish School, 17/18th Century) The Clerks Office Estimated £400-600

sold for £1,400

 Lot 108 - Early 19th Century Welsh Oak Food Cupboard

Estimated £400-600

sold for £2,100

Lot 259 - A Fine Royal Worcester Porcelain Baluster Shaped Two Handled Vase

Estimated £600-900

sold for £4,700

Lot 15 - Fred Yates (British, born 1922)

"North Street, Fowey", Signed, Oils on Board

Estimate £400-600

Sold for £1,600

Lot 167 - A Victorian Silver Pepperette

Estimate £400-600

Sold for £1,600

Lot 30 -Aubrey Beardsley (British 1872-1898)

sold for £40,500

Lot 74 - Ceri Richards (Welsh, 1903-1971)

sold for £2,200, Mar 12

Lot 100 - 17th Century Oak Dresser Base

sold for £2,300, Mar 12

Lot 276 - Large Art Nouveau Silver Bowl

sold for £850, Mar 12

Lot 471 - The Amazing Spiderman Comic Book, Volume 1, Number 1 March 1963 Issue - sold for £1,300, Mar 12

Lot 48 - Will Evans - Gower Landscape - Oils on Canvas sold for £2,200 January 2012

Lot 189 - Pocket Globe by Newton & Son

sold for £3,100, Jan 12

Lot 276 - Pair of 19th Century Staffordshire Pottery Rabbits

sold for £1,600, Jan 12


      Next Furnishings & Collectors Auction
       Wednesday 14th January at 9.30am

Highlights from Antique & Fine Art Auction 18th November


Lot 286 - Fine pair of Wedgwood Fairyland Lustre Cylindrical Vases

sold for £7,000



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Who we are

Peter Francis Auctioneers Ltd are derived from a family firm of Auctioneers and Estate Agents formed in the Late 19th Century. We are specialists in the sale and valuation of Antiques, Fine Arts and Chattels. Our staff include qualified members of the NAVA + the SOFAA. Read more >>




What we do

Peter Francis Auctioneers Ltd are Specialist Auctioneers and Valuers in Wales of Antiques, Fine Arts, Ceramics, Glass, Silver, Jewellery, Coins and Medals, Paintings and Prints, Textiles and Carpets, Antique Weapons and Sporting Guns, General Furnishings and Collectables. Classic Cars, Motorcycles and Automobilia are also part of our professional service.


Sales & Events
January & February


No appointment needed


(from Friday 2nd January 2015)


Our office hours are Monday - Friday

9am - 5pm & Sat 9.30am - 12 midday


Furnishings & Collectors Auction - Wednesday 14th January at 9.30am


Free Valuation Day

Thursday 15th January at John Francis Estate Agents, 2 Cheltenham House, Tudor Square, Tenby 10am - 4pm

(Appointments recommended)


Furnishings & Collectors Auction - Wednesday 28th January at 9.30am


Furnishings & Collectors Auction - Wednesday 11th February at 9.30am


Fine Art & Antique Auction Wednesday 25th February at 10.30am

(closing date 5th Feb)


Viewing times:-

Furnishings &

Collectors Sales:-

Tuesday prior to the sale 11.00am - 5.00pm

Morning of the sale 8.00am - 9.15am,

sale starts at 9.30am


Antiques + Fine Art Sales:-

Sunday 2.30pm - 4.30pm, Monday 2.00pm - 5.00pm

Tuesday 11.00 - 5.00pm

& morning of sale

8.30am - 10.15,

sale starts at 10.30am


*Please note: children

under 12 years of age are not permitted in the saleroom










Peter Francis
Towyside Salerooms, Old Station Road, Carmarthen, SA31 1JN
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