In light of the current situation, and in accordance with government advice, Bonhams is taking extra health and safety precautions to protect both clients and staff.

The next Silver Auction will take place behind closed doors but is fully accessible on Bonhams.com and bids can be made online, on the phone or as absentee bids. Clients will not be able to bid in person in the room, but are welcome to view items in advance of the sale by appointment. Please contact the relevant specialist, listed on the sale page.

Bonhams remains open for business remotely via its Digital Consignment Hub for consigners, and for clients wishing to register for sales. Our specialist departments are working remotely and can be contacted by email.

Bonhams Silver Department holds auctions throughout the year, offering antique through to post-war and contemporary silver, with sales held at our two London salerooms, New Bond Street and Knightsbridge, as well as Edinburgh and Los Angeles.

Auctions regularly feature British, American and Continental silver, hollow-ware, flat-ware, and a wide variety of other themes to include objects of vertu, gold boxes and early spoons.

We have dedicated sales focusing on Decorative Art and Design, featuring designers and makers from the Arts and Crafts, Art Nouveau, Art Deco periods, as well as post-war and contemporary works.

We hold the record for a piece of contemporary silver to come to auction: Animus, a work by Kevin Gray in 2017.
Our dedicated team of specialists offer a personal and confidential service in both the acquisition and selling of collections or individual items, and access to we can offer our global program of services to be sure of obtaining the best results.


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