How to sell an item through Cato Crane
Turn unwanted items into cash
Telephone to arrange for John Crane or one of his managers to visit you to appraise the objects you are considering selling by auction.
We collect the items and give you a receipt showing the expected guide prices.
ready for auction!
The items are then catalogued and photographed for the online auctions and you can see them being sold for yourself online or live in The Auction Rooms.
Cato Crane Comes to You
Cato Crane’s valuers enjoy meeting clients in all areas of the country to appraise, prepare valuations and to arrange, when required, the removal and sale of their goods.
This work is undertaken at an acceptable cost to the client and fees are agreed prior to the visit. It may not be as expensive as you expected! Often there is no fee at all.
Consignments of goods, on behalf of estate executors and private vendors, may be removed for auction where international buyers, interior designers and experienced collectors compete for desirable objects
Specialist Advice & Expertise
We Sell Worldwide
Cato Crane is regularly instructed to act on behalf of Church dioceses and executors of estates throughout the UK, to advise on the valuation of objects which may include stained glass, church pews, panelling, vestments, chandeliers, and church silver and plate, together with many fine objects discovered within private residences.
Certain objects may benefit from wider exposure in the national and international markets, and we can facilitate private treaty sales with specialist international collectors, when the occasion arises
HAVE SOMETHING OF VALUE YOU’D LIKE TO SELL?