Jack Evans never ceases to be amazed at the sheer diversity of ‘stuff’ that people bring to sell – that others are eager to buy – at auction:
A ‘theatre of’ drop-down seats was snapped up by Flic. Weston.
Cook Cakes had her eye on a set of good quality kitchen knives, but was outbid.
There was fierce bidding on an antique clockwork train too, and Phil Anyould was chuffed to bits to’ve got it.
But no one could really understand why there was so much interest in a fragment of manuscript from the 80s song, The Ides of October. It didn’t do that well in the charts.