Silent Auction at Highclere Castle
Lady Carnarvon will be hosting a silent auction at the Charity Reception on 17th October. Advance bids are welcome. Please email [email protected]
Silent Auction Lots:
A course at The Woodspeen Cookery School for two people
Courses cover many aspects of catering from bread making to chocolate making, butchery to game. Full details of all courses on www.thewoodspeen.com
Starting bid: £100
A meal at The Woodspeen For two people.
Lunch or dinner (Monday to Thursday) with matching wines and mineral water.
Menus at www.thewoodspeen.com
Starting bid: £80
The Constant Gardener by John Le Carré
This is edition number 9 of a limited edition of 10. Leather bound and signed by all the cast of the film and John Le Carré with additional material from Fergal Keane, Simon Channing-Williams, Fernando Meirelles, Ralph Fiennes, Rachel Weisz and Sir Edward Clay.
Starting bid: £60
Edwardian Pendant By Peter Earthy, Jeweller and Silversmith
A fine quality Edwardian Citrine, green and white enamel and pearl pendant. Circa 1895 – 1910. All yellow gold mounted and suspended from a later 18ct yellow gold neckchain, 16” in length. The weight of the oval shaped fine colour Citrine estimated at 16.25 carats, mounted within a rub-over millegrain setting. (NB: Small loss of green enamel on one lower scroll).
Valuation for Insurance: £750
Starting bid: £200
String of Pearls By Peter Earthy, Jeweller and Silversmith
A single row of graduated saltwater cultured pearls, 51 pearls ranging in size from approximately 6.15 – 9.11 mm. All knotted to a 14ct yellow gold sphere shaped clasp with segmented decoration (the pearls being surface clean with a fine lustre). Approximately 16” in length.
Valuation for Insurance: £330
Staring bid: £100