December 6th & 7th 

Antiques Auction


September Antiques Auction

Johnstone & Jeanes table, sold for £9,000


  Sold for £28,000

John Wells

Harold Harvey

Sold for £16,500


  Rolex Submariner Oyster Perpetual

Sold for £12,500 

 ‘Shan Warrior’ by Dod Procter

Sold for £17,000




   Next General & Household Sale

10am Tuesday, December 11th






Daoguang period vase

Sold for £60,000




Ancient Egyptian Cat

Sold for £52,000

We specialise in Fine Jewellery

All our Antiques sales have a large, expertly catalogued and promoted Jewellery & Silver section

Tibetan Stupa

Sold for £25,000

Ram Kumar – the City

Sold for £170,000


Sale of Super Yacht Contents

Totalled over £55,000

Medals of Private T. Byrne VC, 21st Lancers

Sold for £40,000

Welcome to the Penzance Auction House

David Lay FRICS is one of the foremost auctioneers in the country and the Penzance Auction House is the largest and most prestigious auction house in Cornwall. Our sales are well attended by local bidders, but also reach international audiences via out global bidding platform.

Since 1979 our auctions have become an established and successful way of selling all types of antiques, paintings, fine art and collectors’ items, and of maximising the potential return on your property.

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