Object In Focus - (8)
Object In Focus: A Look Back In Time At Omega Watches
7th Feb 2024 by Jodie Merritt
Here at Ryedale Auctioneers, Omega watches are a popular sight at our sales, thanks to their careful detail, high quality, and range of cool features. To celebrate Omega, we took a closer look at the history of the brand, and considered just why it is such a popular pick today.
Object In Focus: The Secrets of Scent Bottles
1st Feb 2024 by Jodie Merritt
Scent bottles have a rich history, and have been used as tokens of affection, to preserve a memory, or to help create connections. We took a closer look at some of these amazing items, and the rich history which has brought them to the present day.
Object In Focus: A History of Slot Cars
23rd Jan 2024 by Jodie Merritt
We have recently enjoyed another amazing Antiques and Collectables sale here at Ryedale Auctioneers, and this event had one particularly strong focus: slot cars and models! With this in mind, we decided to take a closer look at these amazing objects, and understand a little more about how they work, and just they are so popular with fans and collectors.
Object In Focus: A History of Coins
20th Nov 2023 by Jodie Merritt
From handing over a twenty-pound note to pay for a pint to taping a coin into a birthday card, coins and cash are still all around us, persevering even in a largely digital world. But where did they come from, and why do they remain? We took a closer look.
Object In Focus: Gibson FDH - A Journey Through Land and Time
13th Nov 2023 by Jodie Merritt
Gibson is a name that is instantly recognisable to any guitar fan - but where does the brand come from, and why are FDH models so valued? Read on for all you need to know as we dive into the history of Gibson guitars for this weeks Object In Focus.