Sunday, June 5, 2011

Record Sales at Spring Auction Sales in Hong Kong

Chinese Snuff Box Sold for over £3 Million !
Hong Kong enjoys record spring
auction sales

Christie's has raised a record HK$4 billion (£315 million) at its Asian auctions in the first half of 2011, as a range of high-end goods exceeded their pre-sale estimates. According to the auction house, sales in the first half were up 68 per cent over the first half of 2010, indicating an extremely buoyant market for everything from fine wines to antiques.