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An auction is a process of buying and selling goods or services by offering them up for bid, taking bids, and then selling the item to the highest bidder. In economic theory, an auction may refer to any mechanism or set of trading rules for exchange. An auctioneer is a person who conducts an auction


As building type

A building designed to conduct auctions.

List of structures of this type

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Armstrong Auction Rooms, 1878, Port Elizabeth, Eastern Cape
Hart Auctioneers, 1926, Johannesburg, Gauteng

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