Next Antiques and Decorator's Sale: Saturday 2nd July 2016, Further entrees invited.     Next COLLECTORS SALE: Saturday 30th July 2016, we are now inviting entries for this auction.     Our Valuers offer free valuations for goods to sale - call 0131 553 7000 to make an appointment.    
General Interiors & Collectables Auction Saturday 28th May 2016. To include a large pair of 19th Century Indian relief carved Mirrors, A group of 19th Century Eastern Copperware, The Contents of a Methodist Church, A stylish 1930s HMV Chrome modernist heater and various Silver, Fine Art and Antiques. Viewing 9.30am until 5.00pm Friday and from 9.30am on morning of sale
A 19thc inlaid ottoman Qu’ran box realised £4800 in our Antique & Decorators’ Auction, Saturday 12th March 2016.
A 19thc malacca London silver topped gentleman’s cane with handle terminating in stylised hound form. Realised £540 in our General Interiors Auction: Saturday 2nd April 2016
Antique & Decorator’s Auction: 2nd July 2016. To include a Royal Lancastrian lustre marriage flagon decorated with stylised lions against blue ground, signed and stamped verso. Further entries invited
Collectors’ Auction, Saturday 16th April 2016. A record auction price of £850 was achieved for a Merrymakers clockwork mouse band. Forthcoming Collectors’ Auction: Saturday 16th July 2016. Entries now invited
  • Developments to make selling with Ramsay Cornish even easier

    A white gold bracelet set diamonds and emeralds in the Art Deco style sold for £2300 on 12th December 2015

    We are delighted to now have a comprehensive software system specifically designed for Auction Houses which will streamline both buying and selling with Ramsay Cornish.

    Sellers will now benefit from email communication throughout the selling process giving peace of mind.  Emails of sale results will be sent after each sale keeping you up to date with the process of your goods through sale.  Sellers too will now receive payment by sale with lots fully itemised as sold.

    Absentee bidders will receive emailed invoices if bids are successful ensuring that they are made aware immediately of successful bids.  Invoices will now be automatically generated thereby speeding up the process for buyers on sale day.


    Forthcoming Antique & Decorator’s Auction

    Saturday 2nd July – Further Entries Invited

    Forthcoming Collectors Auction

    Saturday 16th July – Further Entries Invited


    Christmas Antique & Decorator’s Auction

    Our Christmas auction was busy and prices buoyant.  Silver and Jewellery did consistently well with particular highlights included an unusual set of twelve sterling silver salts in the form of mussel shells which achieved £600, a diamond solitaire mounted on platinum achieving £1500 and a diamond and emerald bracelet in the Art Deco taste achieving £2300.



  • Collectors' Auction: 16th April 2016 and 16th July 2016

    part of a collection of military cap, shoulder and cross belt badges achieved over £4000

    Inviting Lots for our next Collectors’ Auction: Saturday 16th July 2016.  We are delighted to say that our first Collectors’ Auction held on 16th April 2016 was a resounding success.  With nearly 400 lots bidding was brisk both in the room and online.  Particularly exciting was a large collection of military cap, shoulder cross belt badges and buckles realising over £4000.  A mahogany cased sailor’s Valentine realised £880 and a record auction price of £850 was achieved for a tinplate Merrymakers clockwork mouse band.  Whisky and spirits performed well with a bottle of Gulf Bucanneer limited edition 18 year old Macallan single malt achieving £280.  The market for collectables particularly militaria, toys, coins, spirits, advertising material and railwayana, were particularly desirable together with vintage items such as a Lorimer & Clarks plate ale and stout, Edinburgh advertising mirror achieving £580.


    A collection of vintage ginger beer bottles achieved £260

    We look forward to welcoming you to our next Collectors’ Auction in July.  The collectors sale is aimed at the large international market of collectors covering a myriad of budgets and categories.  The sale will have online bidding on  to open it to the widest possible international market.  Please contact us on 0131 553 7000 or email us at to arrange a valuation or home visit for any lots which you would like to submit for this sale.  ENTRIES INVITED

    A vintage pub advertising mirror achieved £580

    A vintage pub advertising mirror achieved £580



Forthcoming Dates

Auction and Events

    June 2016

    • Thursday 02ndJune

      Vintage Lane Sale at 11am

    • Saturday 04thJune

      Home Furnishings and Interiors at 11am

    • Thursday 09thJune

      Vintage Lane Sale at 11am

    • Saturday 11thJune

      Home Furnishings and Interiors at 11am

    • Thursday 16thJune

      Vintage Lane Sale at 11am

    • Saturday 18thJune

      Home Furnishings and Interiors at 11am

    • Thursday 23rdJune

      Vintage Lane Sale at 11am

    • Saturday 25thJune

      Home Furnishings and Interiors at 11am

    • Thursday 30thJune

      Vintage Lane Sale at 11am

    July 2016

    • Saturday 02ndJuly

      Antiques and Decorators at 11am

    • Saturday 30thJuly

      Collectors Sale at 11am

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