More signs of the times in Wiltshire
PREVIEW: Richard Edmonds Petroliana and Automobilia Auction, Allington, Wiltshire, 3 March
As ever, Richard Edmonds has got a tempting selection of automobilia lined up for the middle-day of the March threeday auction at Allington, Wiltshire. Estimates run from a tenner to four figures so there’s something for all budgets.
Enamel signs are a strong feature of these sales and this time there is a British Dominions Empire Motor Policy pictorial advertising enamel featuring an early racing car image that carries a £1500-2000 estimate, while a North British Rapson ‘ The World’s Longest Mileage Tyres’ sign is valued at £2000-3000.
An attractive early BP Motor Spirit ‘It’s Best, It’s British, It’s Here’ double-sided enamel is estimated at £1000-1500.