Articles filed under the category of 'Antiques'

A Brief History of Netsuke

A Netsuke, pronounced neh-tsu-keh, is a magnificent and extremely detailed Japanese carved miniature sculpture, ranging from one to two inches in size. The carvers were...

Valentine’s Day Special: The Loving Cup

Most people are familiar with Loving Cups, although may not know them by that name. Loving Cups can be found in varying different shapes and...

Christmas Opening Hours

The Antique Guild would like to wish everyone a very merry Christmas! Our opening hours will be altered from the 24th to the 26th of...

The Antique Guild Auction

Founder of The Antique Guild, Gary Major Douglas has contributed a great deal of his Chinese collection to the upcoming Spring Auction Series hosted by...

Heart of Glass: A Brief History of Murano Glass

Glass is the subject of many collectors, and it is easy to see why. It’s an engaging yet fragile material that has unique properties unlike...

Collectors: New Netsuke In Store

Collectors of netsuke will be happy to find that we have recently acquired fourteen Japanese Ivory netsuke...

Event: Container Party

Our containers of new treasure have started to arrive from overseas and after wading through a deluge of packing foam and bubble wrap, we are...

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