Antiques, Collectables and Vintage by Roland Millward

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Chairs in a terrible state!

There isn't a fair that doesn't go by without me hearing the question 'How the hell do you sell chairs in that state?’ So let me answer this question for those who look at my seating collection and think this guy is mad! On the face of it, I fully u...

Bath Decorative Antiques Fair

March 9th - March 11th 2018 Today, March 10th I visited the Bath Decorative Antiques Fair held at The Pavilion, Bath. There were 47 dealers exhibiting and displaying some wonderful items that could well grace many a home. It's good to atten...

Gillows Furniture Makers

Some of the finest English furniture ever made was produced by Gillows, who later became Waring & Gillow, a company I worked for a while back in the 1980’s. Gillows of Lancaster and London was founded around 1730 by Robert Gillow (1704-1722) it was al...

What Makes an Antique Valuable?

What's it worth? This is a question that people often ask when you show them an antique or collectable. Many dream of finding something valuable in the attic or basement that has long been forgotten about. Others search charity shops and flea markets ...

The First Post

Welcome readers, to my first post for my new online project! For many years I have been interested in Antiques, Collectables and Vintage items and now intend to create this website to share my interest in this fascinating world of the past explored th...