Antique & Decorator’s Auction 20th June 2015: a A striking large Chinese porcelain bottle vase, in the famille rose palette painted with monkeys: realised £3700
A 14carat gold open face pocket watch on unusual gold and white gold watch chain, the watch bearing an inscription ‘To Alexander Fleming…’ realised £1000 in our Antique & Decorator’s sale Saturday 20th June 2015
A fine nine piece Art Deco burr walnut and ebony bedroom suite in the Art Deco style realised £1700 in our Antique & Decorators’ Auction 20th June 2015
A Robert Mouseman Thompson of Kilburn oak stool realised £650 in our Antique & Decorators’ Auction 20th June 2015
  • Antique & Decorator's Auction 20th June featuring a collection of Toys from various vendors. Entries invited

    Two Sasha dolls to feature on our Antique & Decorator's sale on 20th June

    Our June Antique & Decorator’s Auction will include a collection of toys including two Sasha dolls dating from the 1980s, one from Trendon Ltd which produced Sasha dolls from 1970-1984.  Also included are a large collection of dolls houses and wooden toys dating from the 1930s.   All of our specialist sales are now listed on allowing international access to items for sale,  giving sellers the opportunity for the best possible exposure for collectable lots.   It consistently proves worthwhile to incorporate  lots in a themed sale and so this sale offers sellers of toys an ideal marketplace.  We would like to invite further entries for this sale, please contact us on 0131 553 7000 or email images to

    The sale includes some exciting lots including the contents of an Edinburgh New Town apartment, with items including an impressive 1930s Art Deco bedroom suite, glassware including a Galle vase and French Art Deco elephant vase and a collection of Oriental and Eastern ceramics, paintings and objects.  The sale promises to attract a lot of attention both online and in the room.

    The introduction of as a  new marketing initiative will not affect our charges which remain the same for Specialist sales.  Our team of valuers is on hand to offer sales advice by phone, email or in person either at the saleroom or in your own home.


  • Blogging at Ramsay Cornish

    A late Victorian burr walnut and ebonised revolving bookcase realised £1600 in our General Interiors auction

    We would like to introduce you to our new Blog. Aimed at including all things of interest in the world of antiques and collectables, we will regularly post on sales news, special interest or unusual items, market trends as well as areas of particular interest to our valuers. We hope that you enjoy this addition to our website. We will also use the blog to give you updates on the progress of building work at 15-17 Jane Street which should commence in June. We invite you to join us in seeing the building progress. We miss our proper premises but are enjoying our time at 112 and learning lessons from client feedback… yes when we go back to 15-17 it will be warmer and there will be carpeting!


    19thc. oil on panel of George Frederick, winner of the Derby 1874 :  for auction Saturday 20th June

    19thc. oil on panel of George Frederick, winner of the Derby 1874 : for auction Saturday 20th June

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