• Galleries & Displays

An ever-changing array of fascinating art and antiques

Tennants Auctioneers is privileged to handle a diverse range of art, antiques and rare and beautiful objects with a rich history. From large private Country House collections to exquisite 18th century costume, colourful Moorcroft pottery to vintage toys and train sets, we have the opportunity to display many fascinating objects for visitors to enjoy before they once more return to a private collection and away from public sight.

Open seven days a week, the Galleries are free for all to enjoy.

Your Collection

A unique facility

Our state of the art display galleries allow us to showcase your items and collections ahead of sale and to promote the many fascinating, rare and beautiful objects we are privileged to handle.  

To discuss exhibiting your collection ahead of sale at Tennants, please speak to your valuer or specialist.

Display Highlights

  • Country House Sale

    Country House Sale

    A private collection of antique wooden boxes, including writing slopes, miniature apprentice pieces, games compendiums and more, all coming up for sale in the Country House Sale on 17th & 18th September.

  • Toys, Models & Collectables

    Toys, Models & Collectables

    An eclectic mix of lots coming up for sale in the Toys, Models & Collectables Sale on 30th July, including one of  Roy 'Chubby' Brown's distinctive patchwork stage suits, framed vintage film posters and a filming board from the BBC series 'All Creatures Great and Small', which aired for 7 series from 1978.

  • Silver


    A array of silver, which will be included in the Jewellery, Watches and Silver Sale on 18th September. Highlights on display include two silver models of racehorses.

  • 20th Century Design

    20th Century Design

    Bernard Leach's 'Tree of Life' vase, an important piece by the foremost British potter of the 20th Century. The vase is to be sold in the 20th Century Design Sale in October.

  • Fine Watches

    Fine Watches

    A selection of watches and jewellery coming up for sale in the Fine Jewellery, Watches and Silver Sale on 13th November. Including a very rare 1967 Omega First Generation Professional Speedmaster with Exotic Red Racing Dial.

  • Natural History and Taxidermy

    Natural History and Taxidermy

    Victorian dioramas of birds from the around the world, coming up for sale in the Natural History Sale on 23rd July.

  • Beswick & Border Fine Arts

    Beswick & Border Fine Arts

    A selection of lots for the forthcoming Beswick & Border Fine Arts Sale on 7th August.