About Us

Plain City Auction was founded in 1959, and currently owned by John and Maureen Coffey, and remains an owner-operated auction house in the heart of Plain City, Ohio, just northwest of Columbus.

We specialize in antique furniture, glassware, pottery, and toys, but we also sell other collectibles, special collections, contemporary furniture, appliances, lawn and garden equipment, tools, and many other antique and contemporary items as well.

Plain City Auction is located in Plain City, Ohio just a short drive from Dublin,  Hilliard, Marysville Delaware and West Jefferson.

Selling at Auction

  • Typically items are sold on consignment at absolute auction, but some items may be purchased outright.
  • On high-value specialty items, we may take them on consignment with a reserve.
  • Quantities as low as one item and as high as an entire household may be sold through the auction.
  • Usually the sale of the items is handled at our facility, but auctions can take place in alternate locations if desired.

Buying at Auction

  • We accept the following payment options:
    • Cash
    • Check (with proper ID)
    • Major credit cards:
      • American Express
      • Discover
      • MasterCard
      • Visa