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Our Next auction – 12th & 13th June 2019

Sold for £347,200 – George Harrison’s Maton MS-500

September 2018

Sold for £93,000 – Bukka White’s 1933 National Duolian

March 2019

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Sold for £148,800 – A Guitar by Jean-Baptiste Voboam, Paris 1699

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Welcome to Guitar Auctions

The UK’s premier guitar auction house. Gardiner Houlgate offer dedicated specialist guitar auctions through four bespoke sales a year. We offer a large selection of guitars, amps and related items, whether it be Antique, high end vintage or entry level, to cater for the player, collector, professional and the trade.

This site will regularly be updated with news and information of upcoming sales.

We pride ourselves that we offer a personal, efficient and friendly service and our professional approach to these innovative auctions, together with our competitive charges means we are able to offer an unrivalled specialist auction service.

With dedicated mailing lists, tailored marketing and the ability for customers to bid ‘live’ on the internet we are able to offer an unrivalled international service.

If you are interested in selling, please contact Luke Hobbs or Jamie South on +44 (0)1225 812912 or by email at

If you are interested in buying please explore the website. If you have any questions about our sales that you cannot find here please do not hesitate to contact the office.

2019 Sale Dates


Sale Type

Consignment Deadline

Wednesday 13th March

Guitars & Memorabilia

7th February

Thursday 14th March

Amps, Effects, Accessories, & Audio Equipment

8th February

Wednesday 12th June



Thursday 13th June

Memorabilia, Amps, Effects, Accessories & Audio


Wednesday 11th September


9th August

Thursday 12th September

Amps, Effects, Accessories, Audio & Memorabilia

9th August

Wednesday 11th December


8th November

Thursday 12th December

Amps, Effects, Accessories, Audio & Memorabilia

8th November

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