My name is Richard Wardale, I have been fascinated by the world of antiques for many years and I started dealing in them over the last three. My aim is to stock an ever changing range of wonderful old objects in original condition, ranging from antique Japanese collectables to modern 20th century studio glass.Read More
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Venetian Glass has been made for over 1500 years on the Venetian Island of Murano, and so it is most famously known as Murano Glass. This became Europe’s elite glassmaking centre in the 15th and 16th centuries.
It is famous for vases, chandeliers and mirrors and the multi-coloured glass called “millefiori” is extremely beautiful. (This word is a combination of the Italian words “mille” (thousand) and “fiori” (flowers). Millefiori paperweights are very eye-catching because of the many colours appearing in them and they make a perfect gift also popular as a gift idea is the classic animal figures. In our cabinets at The Old Mill we have a vast selection to choose from at very affordable prices starting from £25.Read More
Tiffany lamps were created in New York in the mid 1890s through to the 1930s by Louis Comfort Tiffany & Co. and the original lamps were handcrafted and made of extremely high quality materials and superb craftsmanship.Read More