Antique Collecting – Current issue

Antique Collecting April front coverThe NEW Antique Collecting magazine is OUT NOW – subscribe HERE to get your copy and find out what’s in this month’s packed issue below!

An antique Roman tazza cupHail Caesers – 16th-century tazze, depicting Roman emperors, go on display at Waddesdon Manor in Buckinghamshire this month, so we take a closer look at these rare treasures

The Ritz ParisRitz Crackers – 10,000 items from Paris Ritz go under the hammer in April. Find out how you cuold snap up a stylish piece of history with lots estimated as low as £90

Creating a Stir – Arts and crafts spoon expert Simon Moore on how collecting cutlery allows you to own work from celebrated designers without breaking the bank

Suffolk Punch – Artist Cedric Morris, for years overshadowed by both his contemporaries and former pupils, is back in the limelight

Cedric Morris painting

Red Setters – Rubies are back in fashion. Ian Eves celebrates the stunning gemstone

There’s also our regular news, expert views and opinions, including:

Marc My WordsAntiques Roadshow expert Marc Allum on the finds that got away!

Cool and Collectable – Memorabilia expert Paul Fraser puts bricks and mortar in the collecting spotlight

An Auctioneer’s LotCharles Hanson discovers Pank-a-Squith, an early board game devised by The Suffragette movement

Why I Collect – Claes-Göran Wetterholm’s Titanic memorabilia

In With the Old – Dealer Edd Thomas reveals the booming market for vintage trainers

72 Hours in… Copenhagen – With many of the Danish capital’s antiques markets starting this month, now is a great time to visit the city

Saleroom Spotlight – The contents of a Jacobean manor, including several stunning tapestries, go under the hammer in Essex

News and what’s on, around the auction houses, top of the lots, behind the scenes at UK and international fairs and much more!

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    • March 3, 2016 at 8:41 am

      We started publication in 1966 – so this year is our 50th anniversary!

  • June 13, 2017 at 5:19 pm

    On p.54 of the current issue – Top of the Lots – the main illustration is described as an armorial crest. This is quite incorrect as it is a Coat of Arms. In fact a crest is not present at all which if it were would be a Lion standing on the Crown This is elementary and whoever wrote the description (even without being an heraldic expert) should know the difference between an Armorial and a Crest, (the latter being the emblem on the top alone as the name implies) – especially when writing in a specialist magazine !

    • June 15, 2017 at 9:26 am

      Many thanks for your comments regarding the story in this month’s magazine. The description for the news item was taken from the auctioneer’s catalogue.


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