Antiques & Collectables

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Opal Pendant

Opulance of an opal

The fire opal is a truly spectacular gemstone. It is a very rare type of opal as it is completely…

Charlie Bicknell stars in Snow Angel

Festive fun with an unusual twist

A ‘SUBVERSIVE, anarchic, darkly hilarious and shamelessly festive’ show is heading to The Mowlem next month. Diva, temptress, vocalist and…

Vintage Items

Go retro with Cavallini

To complement our vintage and retro furniture we also stock vintage style greeting cards, posters, puzzles and tea towels…

Heirlooms Jewellery

Brighten up winter with colourful gems

With winter approaching and the colourful autumn leaves blowing away, the winter months can feel a little lacklustre. However, the…

G Plan Vintage Dressing Table

A mid-century modern gem

G Plan has been a benchmark for British design since 1953. It is a blend of beautifully balanced design with…

Chandelier Earrings- Purbeck Antiques

Value proposition of antique jewellery

Why should we buy antique jewellery? Antique jewellery specialist and owner of Heirlooms, Amy Brenan, believes antique, vintage and second-hand…

@sixtyone Antiques

An eclectic mix…

Here @sixtyone you will find an eclectic mix of old and new items for your home. From a gorgeous mid-century…

Playing Cards

Call experts before the house clearout

PEOPLE are often surprised to find it is things that are likely to be thrown away that can sell…

Ringwood Auctions

Strong demand

RINGWOOD’S summer sales saw strong prices across all categories. Recent highlights included a Swiss singing bird automaton music box for…

Mortar Wreck diver looking at decorated gravestone

One hull of a find: rare medieval shipwreck is given special status

The remains of a medieval ship made from trees felled more than 750 years ago is one of three…