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Lyon & Turnbull

33 Broughton Place

Edinburgh , Edinburgh

United Kingdom   EH1 3RR

Telephone : +44 (0)131 557 8844

Fax : +44 (0)131 557 8668

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Founded in 1862 by Jonathan Lyon, Lyon & Turnbull is the oldest auction house in Scotland, and the largest independent U.K. auction house not based in London. The auction house has grown significantly in recent years, and has been named the fastest growing U.K. auction house, boasting salerooms in Edinburgh, London, and Glasgow. Lyon & Turnbull specializes in fine art, antiques, and jewelry. The auction house is a platinum member of, and hosted 30 live auctions on the site in 2014. Lyon & Turnbull typically hosts at least 30 auctions each year.

In its storied history, Lyon & Turnbull famously sold a pair of silk bloomers that belonged to Queen Victoria for $14,940. The auction house also uncovered a valuable previously unrecorded plate from... Read more Read more

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December 9, 2015, 11:00 AM GMT

Edinburgh, UK

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December 10, 2015, 6:00 PM GMT

Edinburgh, UK

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December, 2015

Wednesday, 12/9/2015
Select Jewellery & Watches
Scotland : Edinburgh

Thursday, 12/10/2015
Scottish Paintings & Sculpture
Scotland : Edinburgh

Wednesday, 12/16/2015
Trefoil Tresures : A Fundraising Toy Auction
Scotland : Edinburgh

January, 2016

Wednesday, 1/13/2016
Rare books, manuscripts, maps and photography
Scotland : Edinburgh

Wednesday, 1/27/2016
Fine Furniture and Works of Art
Scotland : Edinburgh

February, 2016

Wednesday, 2/17/2016
Asian Art
Scotland : Edinburgh