21 Mar 2018


March 20, 2018 - Filed under: Antiques News — David

At a 2015 New York Antique fair, the Wadsworth Athenium museum purchased a Civil War memorial secretary valued at $375,000, though the museum did not disclose what it had paid. However much it was though, it appears the (more…)

March 13, 2018 - Filed under: Antiques News — Richard

A mum was horrified when visiting a friend’s house as her toddler pressed a button on a remote control which caused damage to antiques. The button operated a remote-controlled TV cabinet.

The mother described what (more…)

March 6, 2018 - Filed under: Antiques News,Auctions — Harriet

A Rolex watch that is the same model of one worn by American actor Steve McQueen was sold at auction last month for a record price of £18,200, well above its estimated price of between £7,000 and £10,000.

An antique that was once owned by (more…)

March 1, 2018 - Filed under: Antique Chairs,Antiques News — David

Leicester Cathedral removed several huge antique oak seats so that the remains of King Richard III could be buried in the cathedral. They were sold to Cyril Naylor from Leicester who kept them in storage for 18 months but is now selling them.

The seats are expected to sell for between (more…)

February 21, 2018 - Filed under: Antique Furniture — Richard

Neil Packer, a paranormal investigator, is planning to open the Haunted Antiques Paranormal Research Centre in Hinckley, Leicestershire. This is (more…)

February 13, 2018 - Filed under: Antiques Advice — Harriet

An antique expert is predicting that Ikea furniture could be valuable in the future.

The founder of the (more…)

February 7, 2018 - Filed under: Selling Antiques — David

Modern technology is rarely associated with antiques, but that is changing.

PresTop is a (more…)

January 31, 2018 - Filed under: Antiques News — Mark

Manhattan’s Winter Antiques Show has been held every year since 1955 and raises funds for East Side House Settlement, a (more…)

January 23, 2018 - Filed under: Antiques News — Mark

Mirror repairer finds part of a long-lost Lancashire family history

Adam Giddins, the owner of a (more…)

January 18, 2018 - Filed under: Antique Desks — Richard

Yue Gao, a Harry Potter fanatic, has designed a Hogwarts-inspired apartment in Edinburgh.

Canongate Luxury Apartment has a (more…)

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