I had a reader ask for a list of auction houses in Southern California that deal in antiques. I have done some research and provided a list of auction houses that seem to fit the bill. I have given a brief summary of the services they offer.
Southern California Auction Houses That Specialize in Antiques:
Don Presley located in Santa Ana, Ca.
Don Presley’s services include live in house auctions, live online auctions and consignment sales. Their consignment business offers direct sales to the buying public which can be a viable option for those who prefer to sell items directly.
South Coast Auction located in Santa Ana, Ca.
South Coast conducts weekly general merchandise auctions and onsite sales. They deal in antiques, fine art, jewelry and a large variety of other items.
Midnight Sun Antique Auction located in the south bay area
Midnight Sun specializes in antiques. They regularly conduct live and online auctions with live video streaming of a large variety of antique and vintage items. Appraisal services are also available.
John Moran located in Altadena, Ca.
John Moran has been dealing in antiques and collectibles since 1969. They are a full service auction house dealing primarily in California and American art, European paintings and sculptures, fine furniture, jewelry, timepieces, silver, porcelain, glass, western and native American, rugs and 20th century design. They also provide appraisal services.
Redlands Antique Auction located in Redlands, Ca.
Redlands Antique Auction services include live in house auctions in their newly constructed facility. They offer a two day auction preview and inspection prior to the scheduled auction day.
I realize this is a short list of auction houses located on southern California. If none of the auction houses discussed above interest you, please remember you can go to www.auctionzip.com. If you happen to know of an auction house located in Southern California that we should know about please leave your comments below.