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  • Local Hero If I were to ask you, to name some famous pilots from the past -The Wright Brothers , Louis Bleriot, Charles Lindbergh , Amelia Earhart and Amy Johnson  would more than ... read more
  • The Adler Cup Housed in the silver department, within the Victoria & Albert Museum, you may be forgiven - taken into consideration some of the monumental trophies sitting adjacent, if ... read more
  • ‘Little Men’ Culvertons were recently invaded by hundreds of perfectly preserved toy soldiers, part of a  rare collection formed by an American doctor after WWII.Hearing the colle ... read more
  • Are furniture prices levelling out after years of decline?  After massive falls in the previous two years, the Antique Collectors’ Club’s Annual Furniture Index (AFI) dropped by a modest two per cent in 2011. ... read more
  • From Antwerp to Surrey (Culvertons secure 17th  century Flemish old master painting) Culvertons were approached by a member of the antiques trade to give an opinion on the residual contents of a property in the latter part of 2011. With the word ‘residual ring ... read more
  • A time for change, ideas and inventions. This historic portrait is attributed to Sir John Russell RA (1745-1806), and is of Savile Green (circa 1780) - one of the original  founders of a pottery in the Leeds are ... read more
  • Brittania rules the waves. Culvertons recently purchased a small collection of ivory rules from a memeber of the antiques trade, one of which was inscribed and decorated by the maker and we felt it was ... read more
  • EBay targeted in hunt for tax dodgers ! INDIVIDUALS buying and selling goods over the internet are to be targeted in the latest crackdown by the taxman.EBay, in particular, is in the sights of HM Revenue and Customs ... read more
  •  S/Ldr Samuel Eric Esler DFC 1918-1949 Valuation days are welcome events for Culvertons staff, allowing them to meet members of the public who often are carrying an incredible array of interesting objects, fine art ... read more
  • Lapada welcomes Culvertons Culvertons application to become members of LAPADA The association of Art & Antique Dealers was unanimously approved at a recent meeting of its board of directors confirmi ... read more