Auctioneers & Valuers of Fine Art, Antiques & Collectors' Items

Departments

The Canterbury Auction Galleries hold over 100 auctions a year which are facilitated by each department. A wide variety of departmental options are available and our specialists will seamlessly guide you through which one is best for you in order to consign items. All of our departments are available to offer friendly advice, to discover more about each individual one please choose from the list below.

  • Silver & Plate

    At The Canterbury Auction Galleries Antique silver and plate opens our Two Day Auction every 8 weeks. All manner of silver and plated items are accepted from Teapots to Candlesticks.

  • Jewellery & Watches

    The Canterbury Auction Galleries has a strong jewellery department which comprises all styles of jewellery from single rings and brooches to large mixed lots. Jewellery and Watch sales are included regularly in our auctions every 8 weeks.

  • Coins

    Coins are included in our Two Day Auctions every 8 weeks. Items can be brought along to our free valuation mornings every Friday between 10am – 1pm, no appointment necessary.

  • Pictures

    The Canterbury Auction Galleries sells all manner of artwork including Oil Paintings, Watercolours, Prints and Drawings. Pictures are included in our Two Day Auctions every 8 weeks.

  • Books & Ephemera

    Books and Ephemera encompass a variety of different items from postcards and greetings cards to small collections of ephemera and are included in our Two Day Auctions every 8 weeks.

  • Ceramics & Glassware

    Ceramics and Glassware are included in our Two Day Auctions every 8 weeks. Items range from English, European and other antique pottery and porcelain to 20th Century collectables, glass paperweights to drinking glasses.

  • Oriental

    Our Oriental department is included in our auctions every 8 weeks, however, we do hold a bi-annual specialist sale were we concentrate primarily on oriental objects.

  • Collectables

    The collectables department encompass a variety of different items from miniatures and samplers to bronzes and garden statuary.

  • Militaria, Medals, Antique Weapons and Sporting Guns

    The Militaria department at The Canterbury Auction Galleries is very successful and encompass a variety of different militaria from medals to weapons. We are also registered firearms dealers for sporting weapons.

  • Clocks & Barometers

    The Canterbury Auction Galleries deals with a large number of clocks and in our Two Day Auctions every 8 weeks. Items range from magnificent longcase clocks to smaller carriage clocks and aneroid barometers.

  • Rugs & Carpets

    Rugs and Carpets are included in our Two Day Auctions every 8 weeks. Lots range from Karabagh to Quashgai in a variety of sizes.

  • Furniture

    Our Two Day Auction’s, which are held every 8 weeks, always ends with a large antique Furniture section.