The highest selling lot, a 1949 Selmer Paris super balanced action tenor saxophone, sold for £5,100 hammer. This was secured by a bidder in the room, who had travelled from the other side of the country to be in with a chance of buying this lot. As the leading Auction House in the North Of England and Scottish Borders, our specialist auctions feature many collections. The bigger and better the collection, the greater the number of collectors and enthusiasts that are drawn to the sale via our internet marketing, many of whom then travel to view the items. This is why we can guarantee the best possible prices for our vendors.
Overall, the Selmer Saxophones performed the best. Established by Henri Selmer in Paris, this company has always made the best quality instruments, reeds and mouthpieces. See below for the other saxophone highlights or Music Auction to see the auction results.
1949 Selmer Paris super balanced action tenor saxophone
1960 Selmer VI saxophone, with original lacquer
A 1962 Selmer VI tenor saxophone, with original lacquer
1965 King Super 20 Silver Sonic Tenor saxophone,