PLEASE NOTE:- THERE WILL BE NO LANE SALE ON THURSDAY 11TH AUGUST.     Forthcoming SCOTTISH SALE: Saturday 20th August 2016, Further entries invited.     Next Antiques and Decorator's Sale: Saturday 24th September 2016, Further entrees invited.     Our Valuers offer free valuations for goods to sale - call 0131 553 7000 to make an appointment.    
General Interiors Auction: Saturday 27th August 2016: at 15-17 Jane Street: to include silver, jewellery, furniture including a 1930s bedroom suite and a corner rattan Oka sofa, paintings, prints and collectables. Viewing Friday 26th August 9.30am – 5pm and on the morning of the sale from 9.30am. The sale commences at 11am
The Scottish Sale: Saturday 20th August: highlights included a pair of impressive 19thc circular gilt composition mirrors sold for £13,000
The Scottish Sale: 20th August 2016, A Shapland & Petter, Barnstable inlaid wardrobe in the Glasgow style, c.1910. Sold for £1050
Antique & Decorator’s Auction: 2nd July 2016. A striking painted and leaded glass screen in the Art Nouveau taste. Sold for £1250
Collectors’ Auction, Saturday 16th April 2016. A record auction price of £850 was achieved for a Merrymakers clockwork mouse band. Forthcoming Collectors’ Auction: Saturday 30th July 2016. Entries now invited
  • Developments to make selling with Ramsay Cornish even easier

    An 18carat gold full hunter pocket watch complete with watch stand and albert. Realised £980

    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 Scottish Auction

    Saturday 20th August 2016 – Further Entries Invited

    Forthcoming Antique & Decorators’ Auction

    Saturday 24th September 2016 – Further Entries Invited

    Forthcoming Collectors Auction

    Saturday 12th November 2016 – 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.



  • The Scottish Auction : 20th August 2016

    Inviting Lots for our Scottish Auction: Saturday 20th August 2016.  We are delighted to announce our first specialist Scottish Auction to be held on 20th August 2016.  This auction has been scheduled to take place during the Edinburgh Festival to attract visitor interest and offers an ideal selling platform for Scottish and Scottish related items of all types from silver and jewellery to books, maps, manuscripts, paintings, memorablia, souvenir ware, Scottish regalia and militaria and items of furniture.  The sale will include a collection of jewellery including Luckenbooth brooches, and a Celtic silver gilt plaid brooch, Victorian hardstone pebble jewellery, a carved Celtic stone etc.  The sale also offers an opportunity to sell whisky and spirits which consistently do well at Ramsay Cornish with recent prices including a bottle of Gulf Bucanneer limited edition 18 year old Macallan single malt achieving £280.  The sale will also include online bidding attracting an international market for the sale.

    We would be delighted to hear from you.  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



Forthcoming Dates

Auction and Events

    August 2016

    • Thursday 25thAugust

      Vintage Lane Sale at 11am

    • Saturday 27thAugust

      General Interiors & Collectables auction at 11am

    September 2016

    • Thursday 01stSeptember

      Vintage Lane Sale at 11am

    • Saturday 03rdSeptember

      General Interiors & Collectables auction at 11am

    • Thursday 08thSeptember

      Vintage Lane Sale at 11am

    • Saturday 10thSeptember

      General Interiors & Collectables auction at 11am

    • Saturday 24thSeptember


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