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Market Leading Provincial Auctioneers & Valuers

Welcome to the website of Lindsay Burns & Company Auctioneers & Valuers, a family run firm for over 35 years. We hold regular General Sales and quarterly Antique & Fine Art Sales from our King Street saleroom in the City of Perth. Our professional valuation services and are widely used by both Private and Fiduciary clients. Specialising in Antiques, Fine Art, Collectables and General Chattels we have the expertise and experience to ensure you get the best possible results through traditional and live online auctions.

Please note we will be closed on Monday 5th October 2020 for a local bank holiday.


Administrator– Full Time (maternity cover)

Lindsay Burns and Company, Auctioneers & Valuers, Perth

The suitable candidate will be required to work in a busy office environment, assist with all aspects of auction administration and the management of sale goods. Duties will include sale and office administration, dealing with telephone enquiries and emails, assisting with client requests, processing images and handling cash. It is essential that the right candidate is computer literate (Microsoft office word and excel) and has experience of audio typing. Experience of image manipulation software desirable.

The successful candidate must have excellent organisational skills, be able to multi-task, work to strict deadlines and have an eye for detail. Experience of working in a busy office environment essential. An understanding of auction house procedures desirable.

Please email your CV to Enable JavaScript to view protected content.. Deadline for applications is Friday 18th September.




The Saleroom, Stores and Offices of Lindsay Burns & Company, 6 King Street, Perth, have appropriate signage, screening and sanitizing stations in place for the safety of members of staff and our clients.

Lindsay Burns & Company ask that anyone arriving and leaving the site/ premises at 6 King Street, Perth, sanitize their hands at the designated sanitizing stations.

Lindsay Burns & Company request that you wear a face-covering before entering our premises.

Lindsay Burns & Company ask that you observe social distancing measures at all times and take note of all relevant signage, there are floor markers indicating where you should stand.

Lindsay Burns & Company ask that you respect our members of staff at all times.

Public toilets are unavailable on the premises.

All members of staff have been briefed on our COVID-19 procedures which include us asking them to check their temperatures prior to coming to work.

Lindsay Burns & Company would ask that in addition to following all advice on COVID-19 protocol you use common sense to help keep everyone safe.

We are open Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm for valuations and auction advice.

Alternatively click the link below to attach images or request a home visit.

A Family-Run Firm

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Recent Sale Highlights

An early 19th century burr walnut and ebonised Davenport

An early 19th century burr walnut and ebonised Davenport, sold for £4,400

A Chinese cinnabar lacquer quatrefoil shaped box and cover, Qing Dynasty

A Chinese cinnabar lacquer quatrefoil shaped box and cover, Qing Dynasty, sold for £11,000

A large Persian carpet

A large Persian carpet, late 19th century, sold for £10,500.

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Lindsay Burns & Company is the trading name of N Burns & C Burns Ltd., a limited company registered in Scotland. Registration number SC412672. The registered office is at 6 King Street, Perth, PH2 8JA VAT Reg. 177947251 - © 2020 All rights reserved.