How To Sell


Cowan's Auctions holds major consignment auctions throughout the year, each supported by a full color catalog that is sent to buyers throughout the United States and Canada. An internet-only version typically attracts buyers from South America, Europe, the Middle East, and Japan. More than 1,000 bidders typically participate in each sale.

Cowan's provides complete insurance and free storage for your consigned items. Our service includes all photography, advertising and catalog preparation of the items consigned to us.

To include your item in one of our upcoming auctions, you can do one of the following.

Bring the item to us for evaluation by making an appointment with one of our specialists. If you have a large collection, it may be possible for our specialist to visit your location.

Cowan's Auctions, Inc.
6270 Este Ave.
Cincinnati, OH 45232
Ph: 513-871-1670
Fax: 513-871-8670
Email: info @

We are especially interested in items from the following categories:

  • Advertising
  • American Indian & Southwestern Art.
  • Art
  • Autographs & Manuscripts
  • Canes & Walking Sticks
  • Firearms
  • Flags & Patriotic Textiles
  • Folk And Decorative Arts
  • Furniture
  • Glass
  • Lighting Devices
  • Maps
  • Mirrors & Looking Glasses
  • Pewter
  • Photography
  • Political Campaign Ephemera
  • Pottery & Porcelain
  • Precious Metals & Stones
  • Rugs
  • Shaker
  • Slavery & The African-American Experience
  • Scientific Instruments
  • Timepieces
  • War Memorabilia
  • Western Americana

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