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Welcome to the show that searches out all those hidden treasures in your home

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and then, of course, we sell them at auction.

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The British love a bric-a-brac shop.

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You never know what you may find - a bargain or a diamond amongst the rough.

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And the lady we're going to meet today is very good at spotting the diamond.

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Find out what the things may be worth on Cash In The Attic.

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Coming up on Cash In The Attic...

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Oh, I say! Look at that.

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A 1920s watch proves to be a girl's best friend.

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All the stones that we're looking at here are diamonds.

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The vintage work of a Victorian naturalist gives our family an unexpected surprise.

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-You're joking.

-How exciting is that?

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You're speechless! THEY LAUGH

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And at auction, could it be our lucky day?

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-I have seen them sell at that price before, but not double.

-That's incredible, isn't it?

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Find out what happens when the hammer falls.

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Today, I have come to Lewes in East Sussex to meet a lady

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who has called in the Cash In The Attic team

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to help her raise the funds she needs

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for a rather special school project.

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Kay Towner teaches English to sixth-form students in town

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here at Sussex Downs College.

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She lives with her three children, one of whom, Freya, will be helping her out today.

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Her love of literature has led to her long-standing hobby of book collecting.

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But it's teaching that's always been at the centre

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of her life. Jonty Hearnden is our expert today.

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He'll help us find the items that will make the most for Kay on auction day.

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Oh, hello. You must be Freya and Kay?

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Hello.

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Now, Jonty obviously needs to find plenty of stuff to sell.

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-Have you got a figure in mind? How much you'd like to raise?

-About £400, if we can.

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All right. Jonty, it's £400 then.

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-You'd better go and see what you can find.

-I'll see you later.

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-What do you want this money for?

-I'm going to go out to Uganda

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to teach English in a development centre.

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-That'll be interesting. Have you done anything like that before?

-No, it's a real adventure.

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I'm excited, but a bit scared at the same time.

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What do you think about it?

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I think it's a good idea that she's going to be helping people there.

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The items we're looking at to make this money, where have they come from?

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I've picked them up in my travels, really.

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Sussex is a great place to go and rummage and there are all sorts of

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bric-a-brac shops and I've been collecting books for a long time.

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So I get home and the children say, "Oh, Mummy, not more books!"

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Well, Jonty's the man for valuation.

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So hopefully he'll be able to get us to our target.

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So let's go and find him. Come on.

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Kay's home is filled with books and collectables,

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so I'm certain we'll find plenty of items to make her dream of a Uganda trip come true.

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In addition to teaching, Kay also has a passion for drama.

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She's a member of the village theatre group and has spent many hours performing and singing.

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I'm not surprised when Jonty turns out this handsome instrument.

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-Oh, Jonty.

-Aha.

-Give us a tune.

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I've found this wonderful violin. Do you play violin?

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I used to when I was younger. I used to play in an orchestra.

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-If you have a look in the middle there, it says Stradivarius.

-It does.

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-Wouldn't that be fabulous if it was?

-It would!

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The truth of the matter is that of course there have been hundreds

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of thousands, if not millions, of copies of great Stradivarius violins.

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The real dead giveaway is this patent number up here.

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That is something that's possibly put in pre- the Second World War

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or even post- the Second World War. It's not particularly old.

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Do you remember how much you paid for it?

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I just got it in a bric-a-brac shop.

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It did need some work done on it, but I paid about £25 for it.

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It cost about £200 to get it to the condition it's in now.

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I don't think we are going to get your restoration costs back.

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I've seen a lot of violins of this sort of quality in auctions

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and they tend to sell for less than £100.

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So auction value for this

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will be £60 to £80.

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Is that all? I thought it was worth more than that.

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-We can always put a reserve on it for you.

-Shall we say £200?

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OK, I don't think we're going to risk you giving us a tune, Jonty...

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Oh, really?

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-What can you play?

-I'll show you later.

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All right, come on.

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Kay has spent a considerable amount on restoration, so her determination

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to obtain a high estimate is perhaps not surprising.

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I hope Freya has permission to go rummaging

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through her mum's jewellery box like this.

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But it seems like a sensible move.

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She discovers two costume rings created in the Edwardian style.

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They may not be the real thing,

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but Jonty thinks someone might want to take a chance on them

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at £20 to £30.

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We've found some saleable items, but could Kay's packed bookshelves

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give us the hot find we really need?

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Where do these come from? Are these ones you picked up on your travels?

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-Yes, more bric-a-brac shop finds.

-Really?

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-Cos they're Charles Dickens.

-Are they? Can I have a look?

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I love the bindings on these.

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-How much did you pay for these two?

-It was about £10 each.

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-It was a few years ago now.

-This is Bleak House

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and this one's The Mystery of Edwin Drood.

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-His last unfinished novel.

-Yes.

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And Bleak House is one of his most famous novels. Regarded as one of his best.

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It is, yes, undoubtedly.

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Now, we can learn a lot from looking at books like this

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just by turning the first few pages.

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And here we see that this was published in 1853.

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Which makes this a first edition.

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And this is how they were bound, in this sort of half leather-bound form.

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The Bleak House is slightly worn, if you look at the cover

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and certainly if you turn the inside and look at the illustration pages.

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They are foxed. Which is actually quite standard for his books.

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So it matters that these are first editions, because it gives them added value.

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I think at auction we're looking at between £100 and £150.

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-Really? Goodness.

-They will fly out of the auction room.

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So many people want to get their hands on these. Wonderful.

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Wow! Two awe-inspiring items of literature,

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which bring us a few steps nearer to Kay's Ugandan teaching trip.

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As our rummage continues, I notice a pair of lovely floral vases.

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They have a 1920s design, but as the maker's mark is elusive,

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Jonty thinks a fair asking price would be £20 to £30.

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Freya's first jewellery find was so good, it looks like Kay is happy

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for her daughter to carry on with the search through her knick-knacks.

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I found this in my mum's drawers.

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Do you think it would be any good at auction?

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Oh, wow, look at that! A beautiful necklace.

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That's a gold necklace. Do you like this?

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Yeah, it's very pretty.

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It is very pretty, isn't it? You see all these stones?

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Those are turquoise stones.

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Let's have a look at these links in more detail.

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You see this one? Just the one, they're all identical.

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There are seven main links here.

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And that style there is Edwardian style.

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So these links and the whole chain are about 100 years old.

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So it's really quite old. You can imagine a lady with fine ruffs

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round her neck, maybe a stiff collar,

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and that would be placed on the outside, so everyone could see it.

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Something that is solid gold and is as beautiful as that,

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-what sort of price do you think that's worth?

-About £20?

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We're looking at - and this gets very exciting - £60 to £80.

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-That's quite good.

-That's very good.

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Freya's certainly impressed,

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but will the bidders find the necklace as enticing as we do?

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90, right-handed. And 5. 100. And 10. And 20. 130...

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Find out later when the hammer falls.

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As we continue our rummage at Kay's house,

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Freya's found Kay's well-used, but charming salt and pepper pots.

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The whimsical mushroom design is made by Carlton Ware,

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a company known for its playfully designed pottery.

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Jonty values this set at £20 to £30.

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It seems that you're quite musical and quite theatrical in this family.

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-Where does that come from?

-Goodness! Where do you get that impression?

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I suppose it originated from my dad.

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He was a piano teacher and also organist and choir master.

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So we all grew up in a choir.

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So tell me a bit about why you decided to go into teaching.

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A love of drama and a love of literature combined,

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and the chance to spend my life focusing on those things

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was just ideal.

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It's hard work, being a teacher though, isn't it?

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It's jolly hard work. The workload is big.

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-So you've got to be committed.

-So tell me bit about the trip

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that you're going to be making to Uganda.

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Ian Elgey, who teaches world development at Sussex Downs,

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is running a study tour of Uganda,

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so that staff or students can stay there and work

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for three months over the summer, in whatever way they can help out,

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and it just seemed like such a fantastic opportunity.

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What sort of things will you be doing when you get there?

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There's a project going on at the moment, teaching people to build rocket stoves.

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It's a much more efficient way of cooking and using fuel.

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So that's one of the things that I believe they want us to get involved with.

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So what's the cost of the trip overall?

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Probably about £1,000, all told.

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Between food and air flights and transport.

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And we need to buy the air ticket as soon as possible to get a good deal.

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That being the case, maybe we'd better chivvy Jonty along. Come on.

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This sounds like a worthwhile cause.

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We'll do all we can to get Kay on her way.

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Freya's been busy.

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She's found two collectable, pop-up Magic Roundabout books dating back to 1976.

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No stranger to the Herb Garden himself, our Jonty

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is sure someone will part with £20 to £30 for these charming stories.

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Also going along to the auction is this 19th-century Windsor chair.

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Made from elm, Kay bought this classic piece at an antique shop many years ago.

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We think it should walk out of the auction room priced to sell

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at £40 to £60.

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Kay discovers a watch once given to her by her ex-husband.

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It has been shut away for quite some time.

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-Jonty?

-Hello.

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-I think I've got something here.

-What have we got?

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Oh, I say. Look at that. That's rather delicate.

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We're looking at a lady's wristwatch that has to be 1920s

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and if you look at the style here, it's much more the Art Deco style.

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It's that lovely sort of angular look that people are genuinely looking for

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and all the stones that we're looking at are diamonds.

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Which are really beautiful. Absolutely stunning.

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It says "Made in France" and "Platinum"...

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-Aha.

-..on the clasp.

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I would suspect that this base will be silver

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rather than platinum, because it's cheaper to make.

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Maybe the settings, just the settings alone will be platinum,

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because it's a much more expensive material to use.

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So how many times have you worn it?

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Only about three times. Because it is very delicate.

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-Does it work?

-It does, or it did the last time I wore it.

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That works all in its favour. This is a wonderful object of beauty.

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At auction, a bare minimum of £100.

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£100 to £200 would be my estimate,

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-but I wouldn't be surprised if it makes more than the £200.

-Marvellous.

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I want to put that back in the box for safe-keeping.

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-Let's go and find some more bits.

-OK.

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With Kay's trip to Uganda potentially riding on this rummage,

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let's hope Jonty is spot on with his estimate, so we can bring some bling into the sale room.

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Kay's also going to put forward this over-loved teddy bear,

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which once belonged to her uncle.

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It dates back to the 1930s and, come auction day,

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we hope someone takes it off our hands for £10 to £20.

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Another scan of the book shelves and Kay's turned up another literary relic.

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Hello, people. What have I got here?

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Let me guess - it's another book.

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Which one's this one?

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It is the Origin of Species by Charles Darwin.

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Wow! Fantastic. Can I have a look? Wonderful.

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Don't tell me this is another purchase from a bric-a-brac shop?

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-I confess.

-Yes?

-Yes, it is.

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-For the vast sum of?

-£3.

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It has to be one of the most important books ever written,

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because it changed the way we all thought about how the world was created.

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Here we have got the date of 1872 and this is the sixth edition.

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The first was 1859.

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And this was when they changed the title.

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It was only a subtle change. But it was a change nonetheless.

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The original book was On The Origins of Species.

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This is correct, the green cloth cover is spot on.

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We have got a bit of damage down the spine there.

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Even in this state, at auction, we are looking at between £150 and £250.

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-You're joking.

-How exciting is that?

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You're speechless.

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OK, well that is good news.

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Now, you wanted to raise £400 for this big trip to Uganda.

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The value of everything that is going to auction comes to £600.

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That's all right!

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-What about you, Freya? Are you coming on the day?

-Yeah.

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Just remember, don't sneeze and don't put your hand up. All right?

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We don't want to buy it back again!

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I think we have found the missing link in this rummage.

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Hopefully this will get Kay on that plane to Africa,

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along with the Art Deco watch.

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It should add some glamour to the occasion at £100 to £200.

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Plus this beautiful gold necklace

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with turquoise stones is sure to please at £60 to £80.

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And we all have Great Expectations for those first edition

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Charles Dickens books that Jonty valued at £100 to £150.

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Still to come on Cash In The Attic - one item rockets past the asking price.

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-How about that?

-£130 - that's more than double the estimate!

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Double the bottom estimate...

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But can we be certain they'll all go the same way?

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Are we done at £85? Do I see 90? Come along...

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Find out when the final hammer falls.

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Now, it's been a few weeks since we were with Kay Towner

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and her daughter, Freya, trying to find the diamonds amongst the rough, and we managed it -

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the antiques and collectables that we discovered, we've brought here

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to the Denhams Auction House in Sussex.

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Remember, they are looking to raise £400 towards that trip to Uganda.

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Let's hope the bidders have got their cards ready when our items go under the hammer today.

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This family-run auction house in Horsham is filled floor to ceiling

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with fine art, antiques and collectables.

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With over 900 lots on view, there are plenty of bidders eyeing up Kay's items.

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Jonty's already double-checking his assessment

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of the books that Kay sent along.

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This one should appeal to all wannabe David Attenboroughs in the room.

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Good morning, Jonty. How are you?

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-Doing a bit of light reading.

-Origin of Species.

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-Has there been any interest in that so far, do you know?

-Not quite sure.

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I'm a bit concerned we have quite a bit of split down the spine here.

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-But it is an iconic book.

-Does anything else take your fancy?

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I particularly love the little wooden crinoline chair.

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It's a beautiful thing. Beautiful object.

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-What about the violin?

-I haven't seen that around at all today. I'm not sure where that is.

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Let's go and see if we can either find the violin or find them.

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Remember, Kay was uncertain whether she would part with the violin for less than £200.

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Maybe she's had second thoughts.

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-Good morning.

-Hello.

-Hi, guys, how are you?

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-You're obviously at home here, because there is lots of bric-a-brac.

-It is, yes.

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-Everything's here, is it, from our rummage day?

-I haven't brought the violin.

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Because it's been valued at quite a lot of money by a specialist, so I think that perhaps

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a specialist auction or through a violin dealer

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is the way to raise some money through that,

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-rather than a general sale.

-Yes, that's perfectly understandable.

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I gave you a value for a general auction sale and if you can get more for it, woop-dee-doo!

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-Are you looking forward to today?

-Yeah.

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So how does it feel to see your items actually in the auction house now?

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It looks very odd, they look as if... I don't know.

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They don't look like mine any more.

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I really hope your items take off.

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-Shall we get in position, ready for the auction?

-OK.

-Follow us, then.

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I think we're all eager to get started and earn as much as possible for Kay's trip.

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If you would like to raise money by selling at auction,

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remember the sale room will charge fees such as commission.

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These vary, so always enquire in advance.

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Our first lot is the much-loved 1930s teddy bear

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that once belonged to Kay's uncle.

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-What is the story behind him?

-Sadly, nobody's been loving him.

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He's been in the bottom of the wardrobe for years now.

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So it's time for him to go, and make a contribution towards the trip.

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-And you're not interested in him either?

-It's a bit old.

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A bit old and tatty? OK.

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But, still, teddy bears are popular and collectable.

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Yes, don't throw a teddy bear like this away, whatever you do.

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I've put £10 to £20 on it. You know. That all helps.

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I bid 20 straight in. And 2. 24. 26.

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28, 30. And 2. 34...

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-Listen to this!

-30. 40. And 2.

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44 now? 44 seated. At £44.

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Are we done at 44? Selling.

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-£44!

-£44.

-That's a good start.

-Amazing.

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This bear may have seen his fair share of love,

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but since he sold for over double Jonty's upper estimate

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it is safe to say someone's ready to give him a good home.

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Our next lot is the Carlton Ware

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novelty condiment set.

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Shaped as a mushroom. I absolutely love the range

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that Carlton Ware do, it's so wacky.

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-It is shaped like a mushroom with a condiment set inside.

-A bit of kitsch.

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I'm bid 10. 12. 14.

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16. 18. 20.

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-And 2...

-The bidders are bidding away.

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24. 26. 26 seated now. All done at 26, are we? 28 standing.

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30. And 2. 34. 36.

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38. 40. And 2.

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44. 46. 48...

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50. And 2.

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-Good grief!

-50 seated. All done and selling at £50.

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Anyone want to jump in?

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Now, that is extraordinary, because this is not a rare item.

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You do see these items coming up, and I have to say,

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I've never seen one priced at that price, have you?

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That's the reason I put £20 to £30, because I've seen them sell at that price before. But not double.

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-Not double.

-That's incredible, isn't it?

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Another smashing sale for Kay.

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If we keep this up, we'll be reaching our target in no time.

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Now, our next lot is the Victorian gold necklace, set with turquoise.

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Now, I've put £60 to £80 on it.

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-That's a reasonable price to reel in the buyers for you.

-OK.

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There we have him, and I'm bid 50 for it? 40?

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I'm bid 50. And 5. 60. And 5.

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70. And 5. 80.

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And 5. 90? 90, right-handed.

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And 5. 100. And 10.

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120. 130.

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-140. The lady's bid, 130. Front row. 130.

-£130!

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-Done, are we?

-How about that?

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£130 - that's more than double our estimate.

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It looks like Jonty's plan worked!

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Price it right and the bidders will follow.

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Up next is another one of Kay's bric-a-brac finds.

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Two 1920s-style floral vases.

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Our next lot, again, I must admit, I like these.

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They are the gourd-shaped vases.

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I love the glaze that's on them. The decoration.

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What do we say for a pair of vases like that? £20, do we say? 10, then.

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Come along, now. 5 there. £5. 6. 7.

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8. 9. 10.

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12. 14. At £14, then.

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Are you done and selling now at £14?

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-All at 14 then. Not sold - £14.

-Unsold.

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We've hit our first patch of troubled water.

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Still, Kay has many other stunning items left.

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So, with luck, we'll recover.

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The next two lots sent us on a bit of a bumpy ride.

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The two 1976 Magic Roundabout books, valued at £20 to £30,

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proved to be as unpopular as Ermintrude's daffodil curry!

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At, £14 then... Not sold - £14.

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But the two Edwardian-style rings fared much better, selling at £42.

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There we go. How about that?

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The good news is we're moving slowly but surely to Kay's target.

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And so far we've bagged £266.

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Now, our next item is one that Jonty predicts might be a sleeper.

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Now, this next lot is a Windsor armchair.

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It's early 19th century. It's a beautiful thing.

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I've put a low estimate of £40 to £60, and my hunch is that it's worth a lot more.

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-I have had another look at it.

-OK.

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It's got a lovely crinoline stretcher to it

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and I think that we should be doubling the estimate on this one.

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A handsome chair. What do we say for it? £100 for it.

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I'm bid 50. And 5. 60. And 5. 70.

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And 5. 80. And 5. 90. And 5. 100.

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And 10. 120. 130. 140.

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-With me now, at 140.

-There you go.

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Are we done and selling? £140. All done now, at 140, are you?

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-£140!

-That's even more than you said it would go for.

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-Wonderful.

-That's incredible.

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-Do you remember how much you paid for it? Because it was with another chair.

-£35.

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With that kind of return, it's safe to say Kay certainly has a gift

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for spotting a bargain.

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Our next lot is one of Kay's best ever buys.

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It's a sixth edition copy of Charles Darwin's The Origin of Species.

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Jonty thinks it's worth £150 to £250,

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and given that, Kay's put a £100 reserve on it.

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Tell me the story about this.

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I bought this in Heathfield for £3.

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It's the last edition of The Origin of Species

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that Darwin altered before he died.

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There we are, what do we say for this, then? £100 for it, do we say?

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Come along now. 75?

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I'm bid 50. And 5. 60.

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And 5. 70. And 5.

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80. And 5.

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At £85 then.

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Are we done at £85? 90? Come along. At £85.

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Do we have 90 now? At £85 then.

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-All done at 85.

-I'll take it home.

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-Unsold.

-That's OK.

-How are you feeling?

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That's fine. I've got other books that I want to take and be valued.

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Again, as you were saying, it is a bit like the violin - perhaps it needs to go to a specialist auction.

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It is a real shame we didn't have the interest today.

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But I'm confident that when she submits it to a specialist sale,

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she'll get the buyer she's looking for.

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Let's try two more books from Kay's collection.

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We still have those first edition Charles Dickens books

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valued at £100 to £150.

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Let's hope the right buyer's here, because they are worth every penny.

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-But in a general sale, you never really quite know.

-OK.

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What do we say for the pair of them? Do we say £100?

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I'm bid 50, thank you. And 5.

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60. And 5. 70. and 5. 80.

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And 5. 90. With me now at £90. I'm going to sell now at £90.

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I'm selling at 90. Make no mistake. The hammer's up at £90 now...

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-£90.

-£90.

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It may be just shy of what Kay was hoping for,

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but every bit helps towards that plane ticket to Uganda.

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Our next lot is the lovely 1920s cocktail wristwatch,

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and in its original case as well.

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Bids here, start us here at £100.

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And 10. 120. 130. 140...

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150. 160. With me at 160, then.

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170. 180. 190. 190 right-handed.

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Shall we round it up to 200?

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190 right-handed. Selling at 190.

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Wow! £190. That's great, isn't it? You must be pleased with that?

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Yes, that's good.

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Our experience of the sale has been like a roller coaster.

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So my hope this we've raised enough to make Kay's dream a reality.

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Now, you wanted to raise £400 towards this trip to Uganda.

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Well, you've actually banked...

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-£686.

-That's smashing.

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That's pretty good going, I would say. Don't you think?

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Especially when some of your favourite items you've kept hold of.

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-Is that going to help towards the trip?

-It'll be a tremendous help.

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It'll pay for the lion's share, I'm really pleased about that.

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-Have a great trip.

-Thank you very much.

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With a volunteering trip to Africa still a few months away,

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Kay has time to take part in a special orientation course.

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It takes place at the sixth-form school where she's a teacher.

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I think it's going to be very exciting.

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I think the study tour will be very intensive,

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but will give me a clear idea of what work I'd like to do when I stay out there.

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Once there, Kay will help students from Sussex Downs College

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with their two-week study course.

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They'll be fully immersed in Ugandan culture, and help to build housing and sanitary facilities.

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Ian Elgey started the programme and has continued to lead the team for the last six years.

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We want a mixture of staff and students.

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So, for example, the young students will be out there playing football.

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I don't expect Kay to be playing football out in the village.

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But she will be able to give her experience

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and that will be a great asset.

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Cay Towner from Sussex is off to teach in Uganda in a charity mission, but she and her daughter Freya need a few hundred pounds to complete the travel budget. Lorne Spicer and Jonty Hearnden join them for a search of their Sussex home, to look for collectables that can be sold at auction.


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