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Specialising in Antiques & Fine Art since 1978


Welcome to Lay's Auctioneers.

We help people from all around the world find new and meaningful treasures through our live auctions, hosted from our Penzance saleroom in Cornwall. Selling with us is also easy – our team of experts work closely with sellers to maximise the potential value of their items in tailored, specialised sales, which are marketed to a global audience.

With assured expertise, experience and market knowledge we also offer Probate and Insurance Valuations, Professional House Clearances and more.

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Tin Ingots sell for over £40,000

Tin Ingots sell for over £40,000

As a family business established in Cornwall since 1978, we were delighted at the success of last month's selling of multiple mining artefacts. We are taking a look back at our most recent specialist Antiques & Interiors sale, which saw a remarkable and unique collection of Cornish tin ingots reach a collective hammer price of over £40,000.


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