Antique bought for £10 sold for £50,000
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Ming water-dropper bought for £10 sold for £50,000

A woman who bought an ornament at an antiques fair 40 years ago has been left stunned after it sold for £50,000.

Carole Hussey, from Tynemouth, bought the 17th Century Chinese water-dropper for just £10.

But at an auction in Newcastle it soon powered past its original valuation.

  • 22 May 2019
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