At Ramsay Cornish we hold over 62 auctions per year, more than any other auction house in Edinburgh. We have different categories of auction to provide the best possible market exposure for your goods to sale.

General Antiques & Interiors

Held weekly every Saturday – including contemporary and antique furnishings, clocks, paintings and works of art; from the useful to the decorative. 

Antique and Decorators

Held bi-monthly - including silver, jewellery, militaria, furniture, paintings and prints, books, maps, scientific instruments, toys, decorative objects, clocks, watches, whisky, wine and spirits, Oriental and European, ceramics, glass etc.. Recent highlights have included:  Jenny Saville, Nude, sketch, sold for £180,000, a rare bottle of Lagavulin whisky, sold for a record price of £11,500, a pair of Regency circular mirrors, sold for £13,000, a handsome mahogany breakfront bookcase, 19th., sold for £6500.

Vintage Residual

Held weekly every Thursday - accomodating residual items from house clearances.  An Edinburgh institution carrying on from Lyon & Turnbull's 'lane sales'.  Unique in the city with a busy and vibrant atmosphere.

All Ramsay Cornish auctions begin at 11am. Our auction house is easily reached from the city centre, please click on our Google Maps link in the right sidebar.


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