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Upcoming Auctions:
20 Feb 2023
Oldjw Pretoria branch
Exclusive Private collection of paintings
from the Amshewitz Estate Auction

17 February 2023 09:00 to 15:00 


Intakes & collections are strictly by appointment only

Open Mondays to Fridays 09:30 to 16:00

We are closed on Mondays after auctions

Please call:

011 836 1650 for Johannesburg,

060 795 8545 for Pretoria

072 629 0109 for Wellington

to arrange intakes, deliveries and



We Specialize in:

Antique Furniture, South African and International Fine Art, Collectables, Jewellery, Watches, Silver, Ceramic, Classic Vehicles,

Vintage Toys and Comics, Gold, Silver, and Rare Coins, Vintage Wines & Spirits, Carpets, Music Boxes, Clocks, Boer War-related items & Militaria, Petronalia & Enamel Signs, Retro, Design, Mid Century & Industrial Furniture & Antique Tools!

Old Johannesburg Warehouse Auctioneers is one of South Africa’s leading Antiques, Fine Art & Collectables auction houses and fast on its way to becoming the best auction house in South Africa. It has an excellent reputation for its ability to achieve record prices for consignment sellers, and for its wide array of quality auction lots offered to a discerning group of local and international collectors, investors, interior decorators and dealers alike, with very competitive commission structures for both sellers and buyers with Three Locations across South Africa, namely Johannesburg, Pretoria and Cape Town


The auction house is owner-managed by Christiaan Scholtz. Christiaan is ably assisted by a team of twelve auction, art and antiques specialists, and eleven warehouse staff. Collectively, the team of specialists has well over 100 years experience in fields as varied as General Antiques, Fine Art, Jewellery, Period Furniture, Mid Century Designer Furniture, Silver & Gold Coins, Collectables, Africana, Militaria, Ceramics & Porcelain, Silver & Gold, Bronzes & Sculptures, Rare Books and Maps, Coins, Carpets, Classic Cars & Motorcycles, Vintage Toys, Light Fittings, Photography, Retro and Designer items, Automobilia, Tools, Industrial Antiques, Advertising and Signage Memorabilia, Watches, Gemstones, Novelty items and Antiquities, as well as Glass and Crystal.

Old Johannesburg Warehouse

Antiques, Art and Collectables Auctioneers

With the Covid-19 scare on everyone’s minds and the countrywide lockdown, OldJW’s first priority is our staff's and client's health and safety. To keep it safe and convenient, and to keep yourselves occupied during the lockdown, Old Johannesburg Warehouse Auctioneers have launched an online platform (accessible from the website or via the OldJW Auctioneers app (downloadable on GooglePlay Appstore and Apple App Store) – all auctions will take place online only until the lockdown will be lifted. With this, you can partake live in the online auction from the comfort of your couch or even bed on auction day, or browse the catalogue and pre-bid on lots before the auction (at least one week)! All that you have to do is a quick and easy online registration to partake! Although we can no longer accept telephone or commission bids via our site, the online application makes it possible to leave bids OR bid live during the auction – whichever is more convenient for you! The online platform is already open for pre-auction bidding on the next auction(s) to give everyone a chance to get used to the new system, and to browse our current catalogue(s). Happy bidding!

Bid from the comfort and safety of your own home! Download our FREE app today for Apple and Android devices; all other devices can access the app directly from our website!

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