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Antiques News & Fairs  - Hemswell Antiques

HEMSWELL ANTIQUE CENTRE

 

WELCOME TO HEMSWELL ANTIQUE CENTRE:

Set in beautiful rural Lincolnshire UK, Hemswell Antique Centres was once part of RAF Hemswell - the home of the Lancaster Bomber during the Second World War - and now boasts the largest selection of dealers in antiques and collectibles Europe. A must for visiting US trade buyers particularly during fairs week at nearby Newark and Lincoln, the centres offer a wonderful mix of antiques, vintage and collectables, from ceramics and glass, to lighting and furniture and much more, spanning several buildings. 

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How to buy vintage leather goods

Antiques News & Fairs  - Hemswell Antiques

Like fine wine, quality leather goods will only improve with age. Nothing can replicate real, distressed vintage leather, but special care must be taken when shopping for quality. Here, we examine what you should look out for when buying vintage leather goods. Read more...

 

 


 

Antiques News & Fairs  - Hemswell Antiques

From a selection on Hemswell Antiques Centre website

Posted: 10 February 2021

 

 


 

The vintage toy cars in your attic that could be worth thousands

Antiques News & Fairs  - Hemswell Antiques

The appeal of vintage toy cars is as great as ever and passionate collectors will pay remarkable amounts for rare models. Anybody who has ever watched an episode of Flog It, Bargain Hunt or Antiques Road Trip will know that when collecting diecast miniature vintage toy cars, condition is key and having the original box is the icing on the cake. Unsurprisingly, good examples of these much loved (and therefore much played with) toys of the 1950s and 1960s can command good money. However, few will know that the die-casting process (pouring molten metal into a mould under pressure to create an object with precise surface detail and strength) did not come about until the end of the Great War. The first toymakers to use this process were the Dowst brothers with their Tootsietoys range in 1920s Chicago. Read more...

 

 


 

ANF TOP PICK - HEMSWELL ANTIQUE CENTRES

Antiques News & Fairs  - Hemswell Antiques

Mid Century Toy London Bus

 

 

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Antiques News & Fairs  - Hemswell Antiques

Hemswell Antiques - from a selection on the website

 

Antiques News & Fairs - Hemswell Antiques 

Hemswell Antiques - from a selection on the website

 

Antiques News & Fairs  - Hemswell Antiques 

Hemswell Antiques - from a selection on the website

 

Category: Antiques Centre
Name: Hemswell Antique Centres
Address: Hemswell Cliff, Lincolnshire
Website: Hemswell Antique Centres
Opening hours: 10am to 5pm

 

 


 

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