Exterior of Mary's Mount rest home on Summit Road on the Cashmere Hills shortly prior to being privately sold at auction.
Interior hallway of Mary's Mount rest home on Summit Road on the Cashmere Hills shortly prior to being privately sold at auction.
Helen and John Woodhouse outside their home Racecourse Hill near Darfield, following the auction of the property which attracted no buyers.
View of attendees at the auction of the Racecourse Hill homestead near Darfield.
Auctioneer Mr M. H. McCrostie of McCrosties Fine Art Auctions during the auctioning of china at an antique and fine art auction at the Te Kura Lounge, 5 Ayr Street in Riccarton.
Vicki Woods with a Llew Summers sculpture to be sold at the Nicaragua Must Survive art auction at the CSA Gallery.
Crowds of people gathered for the auctioning of sections on Huntsbury Downs.
Scenes of the busy Christchurch City fruit and produce markets at Market Row in the block between Lichfield Street and Tuam Street in the run up to Christmas.
View of crowds, taken from the stage, of an auction at Rangiora showgrounds of items left over from the National Scout Jamboree.
Harold Garlick, chairman of the Rotary Club community services committee, with items for auction at the Arts Centre. Stalls and visitors are shown in the courtyard area in the background.
A group of boys with bicycles to be auctioned.
Scenes during the auction of bicycles.
View of a vintage car in a garage which is to be auctioned at a "Steptoe and Son" auction organised by the Hillmorton High School Parent-Teacher Association to raise funds for a school swimming pool.
A child sits in a chair at the Steptoe and Son auction held in the Papanui Tavern car park.
Steptoe and Son auction held in the Papanui Tavern car park. [Frame 10] Greg Wear examines a gramophone at the auction.
Newspaper caption: The Terrace Estate sale dispersal of Sir John Hall's flock.
Festival organisers John Page (left) and Robin Neate delivering goods to the Theatre Royal be auctioned in a live show as part of the Christchurch Festival. Goods include a portable heater, aeroplane...
Peter Webb, managing director for Webbs, with Queen Anne flintlock pistols for auction, outside the Arts Centre.
A 2cm high Victorian carving of a hunter with dogs measured against a matchbox due to be auctioned by R. G. Bell auctioneers.
Auctioneer assistant, Hilary Hutchison, with a vintage telephone and Kodak 2C autographic special camera at a Watsons Auction and Real Estate auction.
Cecilia Tolan, assistant at Gallery 11 on Gloucester Street, with a wax doll brought to New Zealand in 1873.
Journalism student, Cherie Buchan, with an 1881 American Caligraph typewriter, ahead of it being sold at an auction.
View along St Andrews Hill towards the Estuary and towards Bromley. In the foreground an auction of sections for sale is taking place, led by auctioneer Mr Denys Chapman. Crowds are sat along the bank...
Ross Stainton, a sales manages for CRC Salvage, with an American-build register he won during the Fails Café contents auction at 82 Cashel Street.