Auction of Fine Modern & Antique Guns

Holts are Europe's leading auction house for fine modern and antique guns. We specialise in selling not just individual guns but also in the promotion and marketing of gun collections worldwide.

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our next Auction of Fine Modern & Antique Guns: 22nd March 2018

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Holts retail platform for the sale of selected sporting themed gifts and accessories.

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Prices Realised

Realised hammer prices from Holts 11th January Sealed Bid auction.

Free valuation days

Holts tour the country ahead of each quarterly sale holding free valuation days.

The days are hosted by two experienced members of staff, who will be able to tell you something about the item you have brought along, we will then suggest a realistic catalogue estimate and reserve together with a likely hammer price.

Holts Offices

Find your nearest Holts Representive in the UK, Europe or Worldwide to discuss buying or selling at a Holts Auction.


Wherever you are based around the world Holt’s is able to assist in shipping items you purchase from us or to collect items you wish to consign

Live online Bidding

Enjoy the excitement of the main auction and bid live online from your device, wherever you are, by registering with Invaluable.

NOTE: Invaluable levy a 5% charge of the hammer price of each successful live online bid which will be passed to the buyer.

Saleroom Web Cam

A casual non-interactive "watch and listen" service is available 15 minutes before start of the main auction.

The Holts App

Download the Holts main auction catalogue in digital format from both the Apple Store and Google Play for your tablet or smart phone.

free gun Valuation

Do you have an item that you would like one of Holts' experts assess for you? If so you can use your device to complete our digital valuation form and add some photographs before submitting direct to our Gunroom.

Press Archives

Holts have featured extensively in many press and magazine articles, both in the UK and internationally.


     The British Association for Shooting and Conservation     Society of Fine Art Auctioneers and Valuers     The Gun Trade Association