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Sue Pearson

Doll & Teddy Bear Specialist


Sue Pearson is a world renowned expert in antique  dolls and teddy bears. She had a shop in Brighton for many years that was a mecca for collectors. The author of several books, she has appeared on TV and radio on many occasions.

Christopher Whittick

Early ephemera and manuscripts Specialist


Gorringe’s are extremely fortunate to have the consultancy services of Christopher Whittick - a Lewes resident, Chris read law at Worcester College, Oxford, and qualified as an archivist in 1975. He has lived in Lewes since 1977, and ended his career as County Archivist of East Sussex. He has taught palaeography and administrative history, and is particularly interested in medieval legal history and the application of documentary evidence to the history of standing buildings. Amongst his many and diverse abilities, Chris reads Medieval Latin!!

Samantha Lansberry

Head of Marketing, Press & PR - Lux Specialist


Bronzes & Metalware

Bronze, Pewter and Metalware Auctions and Valuations The scope presented by this department is probably one of the widest reaching of all Gorringe’s specialist areas, in terms of date and style. This is illustrated in the variety of items regularly handled by our specialists. From antique European and Eastern works...

Coins & Stamps

Sell and Buy Antique Coin and Stamp Collections Gorringe’s have achieved some outstanding prices for stamps, coins and medals over recent years. Some important private collections in our salerooms include a private collection of French colonial and cape triangles that raised £221,000, the Kirkbride Commonwealth stamp collection which raised over...

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04 DECEMBER 2023
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