The Collectable auctions at Reeman Dansie attract a huge variety of items and frequently feature over 600 lots made up of categories including: ceramics, glassware, stamps, postcards and cigarette cards, as well as sporting memorabilia, autographs and ephemera, dolls and toys, vintage textiles, classic cars, automobilia and other rarities.
Due to the large variety of items on sale, our Collectable sales are among the most popular held at Reeman Dansie and are well attended throughout the year by a loyal client base.
Our specialists at Reeman Dansie occupy a knowledge that is second to none and are experts at cataloguing items in a way that will maximise an item or collection’s value. Due to the popularity of this type of sale, we are also able to showcase items in suitable lots in order to attract more attention from buyers and achieve successful hammer prices.
When do they take place?
Collectable sales take place 4-5 times a year, and include a specialist Toy sale. Our collectable sales are usually held in December, October (specialist Toy sale), September, March and May.
Details of the next auction in this department are displayed in the “Our Next Collectable Auction” segment of this page. If you’re looking to bid online, please visit www.invaluable.com and www.the-saleroom.com.
How do I submit a sale item?
Items for this type of auction need to be submitted at least three weeks in advance of each sale. Find our more on our How to Sell page.
Clacton Pier collection
A collection of items arrived at Reemans Dansie from an amusement arcade at Clacton Pier that included collectable vintage arcade machines dating back to the twenties and thirties. A billiards game within this collection sold for £4,500.
Meet the specialist
Michael Bowles has been a specialist in Collectables for over 45 years. He has an extensive knowledge of stamps, postcards, cigarette cards, toys and ephemera and is a regular adviser of BBC Radio Essex.
There are no forthcoming sales at present
7054 Specialist Collectors' Sale Tuesday 4th & Wednesday 5th December 2018
Specialist Collectors' Sale Tuesday 4th & Wednesday 5th December 2018 commencing at 10am each day. Day one - lots 2000-2827 Day two - lots 2950-3833 Presale viewing Saturday 1st December 9am-1pm, Monday 3rd December 9am until 5.30pm and each morning of sale
7046 Specialist Collectors' Sale Wednesday 29th & Thursday 30th August 2018
Specialist Collectors' Sale Wednesday 29th & Thursday 30th August 2018 commencing at 10am each day. Day one - lots 2000-2921 Day two - lots 2950-3837 Presale viewing Saturday 25th August 9am-1pm, Tuesday 28th August 9am until 5.00pm and each morning of sale
7038 Specialist Collectors' Sale Tuesday 22nd & Wednesday 23rd May 2018
Specialist Collectors' Sale Tuesday 22nd & Wednesday 23rd May 2018 commencing at 10 am each day. Day one - lots 2000 - 2883 Day two - lots 2950 - 3793. Presale viewing Saturday 19th May 9am-1pm, Monday 21st May 9am until 5.00pm and each morning of sale
7032 Specialist Collectors' Sale Tuesday 13th & Wednesday 14th March 2018
Specialist Collectors' Sale Tuesday 13th & Wednesday 14th March 2018 commencing at 10 am each day. Day one - 1-805 lots; Day two - lots 950-1757. Presale viewing Saturday 10th March 9am-1pm, Monday 12th March 9am until 5.00pm and each morning of sale
7026 Specialist Collectors' Sale Tuesday 12th & Wednesday 13th December 2017
Specialist Collectors' Sale Tuesday 12th & Wednesday 13th December 2017 commencing at 10 am each day. Day one - lots 2000-3492 lots Day two - lots 3500-4261 Presale viewing Saturday 9th December 9am-1pm, Monday 11th December 9am until 5.30pm and each morning of sale. The John Adler Pipe Collection starts at lot 4000 on day 2, it can viewed from page 15 in the miscellaneous category. PLEASE NOTE DUE TO CHRISTMAS HOLIDAY CLOSURE, ALL LOTS IN THIS SALE MUST BE PAID FOR AND COLLECTED BY 5PM ON MONDAY 18TH DECEMBER 2017