The rosewood tree is on the verge of extinction in some regions of the world and trade in rosewood is being restricted. With fewer items of rosewood furniture being made, consumers can turn to antique dealers to purchase rosewood furniture.
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French police are investigating how numerous valuable works of art and antique furniture have vanished from Paris’ Elysée Palace.
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A group of antique collectors and dealers has persuaded London’s High Court to grant a judicial review of the Ivory Act.
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A new book and bed hotel in Naples, Italy, has bedrooms full of books and antique furniture for visitors to appreciate.
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It has recently been revealed that Parliament spent around half a million pounds protecting its antique furniture from pests and vermin.
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Antique dealer, Alexander Archbold bought an almost derelict house in Alberta, Canada that used to belong to a hoarder who had left thousands of items in the house and is set to make hundreds of thousands of dollars from it.
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A rare Tiffany ‘Pond Lily’ lampshade was taken to a free valuation event held at retirement home Gifford Lea in Tattenhall near Chester. The valuation was hosted by celebrity antique experts, Timothy Midhurst and Christian Trevanion.
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Claire Ripsteen and Eric McBride recently got married at Big Daddy’s in Los Angeles, which is both an antique shop and a wedding venue.
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Most DJ’s play digital music stored on a computer, with some genres being well known for using technology. However, one enterprising DJ in Austin, Texas calls herself an antique DJ.
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In the winter, there are normally few tourists who visit the Cornwall seaside town of Penzance. However, over the last few years, visitors have increased and this has been caused by more international tourists coming to Penzance to buy antiques.
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