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About Capitoline Auction Gallery

A premier auction gallery on Washington DC’s finest bidding floor

Capitoline Auction Gallery is a premier auction house in the Washington DC Metro area. We specialize in jewelry, fine arts and antiques appraisal and auction services. We service the greater Washington DC area but our buyers come from all corners of the world. Our specialists each have more than 20 years in their respective field. We have a passion for collecting and love what we do. We also offer private sales for important pieces of art to serious collectors.

We are located in Montgomery County, Maryland. Currently we are moving to a permanent location for our gallery. In the meantime, our auctions will be conducted online, by telephone or absentee bids.

Mailing Address:

Capitoline Auction Gallery
PO Box 7944
Gaithersburg, MD United States 20898

Office phones: (Try another number if one is busy, email is the best way to communicate)


Office fax:




We welcome buyers from all over the world. By participating in our sale, you also acknowledge that you have read and agree to the terms and conditions. We offer the following methods for bidding on our auctions:

  1. Online
  2. Over the phone – Please contact us 24 hours before auction start to register.
  3. Absentee bid – Please contact us 24 hours before auction start for absentee bidding forms.
Buyers Premium

A Buyers premium of 19% will be automatically added to your invoice. Online bids are subject to an additional 3% charge.


Whether you have a single item, a collection, or need to liquidate an estate, we can help you realize the true value of your treasures through our world class auction services. We have extensive client bases that came from all corners of the world. Our buyers are sophisticated, passionate and educated.

Please contact us about our consignment services. We have a tiered fee structure that range from 8% to 25% of the hammer price depending on the value of the item.

Hammer Price (Per Item)* Fee %
$0 - $200 25%
$201 - $1000 20%
$1001 - $5000 15%
$5001 - $10000 10%
$10000+ 8%

* If your consignments in one sale exceeds $30,000 total hammer price, we will charge you a flat fee of 8% for all your items.

Listing Fee

Photography and catalogue fee is $5 per item up to 2 pictures, and $8 per item for more than 2 pictures up to 10 pictures.

Reserve Price

Our specialist can work with you on a reasonable reserve price if you so desire. The reserve price can never be more than the low estimate price.

We would appreciate if you could include a picture of the items you are interested in consigning.


Congratulations on your successful bidding. If you need shipping assistance, we have made special arrangement with Parcel Plus to be your shipping agent. Parcel Plus offers professional packing services and a variety of shipping options such as USPS, FedEx, UPS, and DHL.

Parcel Plus
Tel: 301-590-0300
Email: parcelpluskingfarm@yahoo.com
Website: http://www.parcelplus.com
Address: 402 King Farm Blvd Ste 125, Rockville, MD 20850