Victorian carving by James Peake on sale - Daily Echo

THIS is the moment the great granddaughter of a \"genius\" carver saw one of his greatest works for the first time. Nicki Holt is a descendant of James Peake, who spent four months creating an incredibly detailed spray of flowers and fruit from a single piece of wood. Ms Holt was invited to view the work at the recent Chelsea Antiques Fair after it was bought by...
The Telegraph - Trophy’s Long Voyage
A Silver gilt bowl that was given by William IV as a prize for the Cowes Regatta in the 1830’s has been returned to Britain after being found in the United States. It will be sold at The Chelsea Antiques Fair in London next week, the dealer who tracked it down and brought ...
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AFLOAT - Missing King's Cup Won in 1835 By Cove's John Barry-Smith of Cork Harbour is Discovered
A magnificent silver-gilt bowl presented by King William IV to the Royal Yacht Squadron (RYS) is back in England thanks to a maritime antique dealer. The bowl\'s history is an appropriate reminder of the depth of the sailing history of Cork Harbour with the 2021...
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Daily Express - Lord Nelson’s sword is a steel at £50,000
THE fighting sword used by Admiral Lord Nelson is for sale at £50,000. The British naval hero is believed to have used the steel weapon in battle against the French during the Napoleonic Wars. He gave the blade to his nephew William Maurice Suckling, who served on...
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Lord Nelson's fighting sword is set to fetch £50,000: Blade 'once owned by Bonnie Prince Charlie' and later used in battle by British naval hero during Napoleonic Wars heads to auction
Lord Nelson\'s fighting sword is set to fetch £50,000: Blade \'once owned by Bonnie Prince Charlie\' and later used in battle by British naval hero during Napoleonic Wars heads to auction Admiral Nelson is believed to have used weapon in battles against the French ...
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Nelson’s sword and Cromwell’s pocket watch
We have been featured in the Telegraph - Read the full article here
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Alan Russett in Memoriam
Alan Russett in Memoriam Viewing a house sale with us – Cowdray Park It is with great sadness that we write this newsletter in memory of my father, Alan Russett, who passed away on Tuesday 10th August. He was a great friend and supporter of Wick Antiques. With...
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BBC Feature - Sir Stanley Matthews’ silver tea set up for sale
A silver tea service presented to one of England\'s most famous footballers has been put up for sale. It was given to Stoke City hero Sir Stanley Matthews in 1946 to mark his then-record 44th England appearance. He played almost 700 games for...
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Sir Stanley Matthews's historic silver tea service for sale
A SILVER tea service presented to football legend Sir Stanley Matthews to mark his record cap for England is up for sale online. Nicknamed ‘the wizard of the dribble’, Sir Stanley made his 44th international appearance in the 2-0 win against Belgium in January...
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  Furniture     Globes     Lighting     Mirrors     Bronzes     Chinese & Japanese     Maritime    ...
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Wick Antiques Social Media Giveaway - Ended
This competition has now ended. Entries made now will not be entered or counted. Wick Antiques are running a giveaway on Instagram, to win an Original gelatin print of a gentleman’s steam yacht on passage, Circa 1890. To enter the competition, follow the link here...
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'Forces News' features the crowd funding effort to buy William Beatty's Medicine Cabinet.
Forces News features the crowd funding effort to buy William Beatty\'s Medicine Cabinet. Surgeon William Beatty attended to Lord Nelson as he died at the Battle of Trafalgar, upon the HMS Victory. Royal Navy Medics have bought the cabinet through a crowd funding effort,...
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The Sun Newspaper - A feature about Sir William Beatty's Chest
A snippet from a feature in The Sun Newspaper about the Crowdfunder effort raising money to purchase Sir William Beatty’s Medicine Chest. February 2020  
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CrowdFunder Campaign a success! The medicine cabinet that belonged to Sir William Beatty who tended Nelson as he died has been secured for a museum
We are delighted to announce that the medicine cabinet that belonged to Sir William Beatty who tended Nelson as he died has been secured for a museum after a crowdfunding effort. Surgeon Lieutenant Commander Jo Laird of the Royal Navy Medical Service launched the campaign...
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The Independent - Gold Mine - Homes & Antiques - Bid to Save Nelson Relic
Further Press from The Independent - Gold Mine - Homes & Antiques edition -A Bid to Save Nelson Relic from the Royal Navy
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The Mariners Mirror Podcast from The Society for Nautical Research
We have been featured on The world’s No.1 podcast dedicated to all of maritime and naval history! Below is a snippet but you can listen to the full podcast here -...
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The News - Portsmouth - Nelson relic fundraiser nears target
Royal Navy medics are close to saving a key piece of medical history that was used to treat Admiral Nelson. Join the Crowdfunder effort here - Croundfunder  and read more about the incredible people behind the fundraising effort...
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The Race is on to save historic medicine cabinet for the nation - 2Covet & The Royal Navy
A crowdfunding effort has been launched by Surgeon Lieutenant Commander Jo Laird to try and buy the medicine cabinet that belonged to Lord Nelson’s surgeon Sir William Beatty. The wooden apothecary case caused quite a splash when it emerged for sale here on Wick...
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Star Power - Why a celebrity connection boosts the price - from a football legend’s tea set to presidential pottery
Daisy Dunn is a classicist and the author of, most recently, Homer: A Ladybird Expert Book, and an anthology entitled Of Gods and Men: 100 Stories from Ancient Greece and Rome. Last month, a small lock of hair cut from Elvis Presley’s head in the 1950s sold at...
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Medicine cabinet used to treat Lord Nelson for sale in New Forest - Daily Echo
The medicine cabinet that belonged to Lord Nelson’s surgeon Sir William Beatty who attended him as he died has emerged for sale in the New Forest. It is dated 1803, just two years before the Battle of Trafalgar during which Nelson was fatally shot on board his flagship...
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Introducing, The London Collection at The Talisman Building - Coach House Piano
After 14 years of occupying the Talisman Building, a good friend of mine Ken Bolan was understandably attached to its lovely modernist design. When he purchased it back in 2006, it was due for demolition, so it was a proud moment when he managed to have restored, and saved...
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The Conscious Consumer: Art, Antiques and Sustainable Shopping - 2Covet
Art & Antiques in the fight against mass consumerism This month at 2Covet, we are celebrating the ‘Anti Black Friday’ generation, a nod to the conscious consumer and a reflection on how art and antiques provide a captivating and sustainable alternative to the fast...
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Gentleman’s Journal - The sporting antiques fit for a gentleman
Because it\'s never too late to start your collection.... Charles Wallrock of Wick Antiques: Classic racing yacht paintings “The British have a very close affinity with all things nautical. For centuries we have been racing each other and pushing the...
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Emma Hamilton: Provocative lost oil painting of Nelson’s mistress is uncovered
A lost portrait of Admiral Lord Nelson’s mistress, Lady Hamilton, has been discovered at a seaside antiques shop. The painting by Richard Westall shows Emma Hamilton gazing over her left shoulder, with her right breast exposed under a loose gown. It is thought to have...
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Antique Collecting Magazine
A highlight feature of our Pair of George III J & W Cary’s 12 inch Floor Gobes 1800 Featured in September 2019\'s edition of Antique Collecting Magazine
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Traversing Britain’s Oceanic History through Antiques
The prestigious Masterpiece fair is returning this summer, and one stand in particular – that which traverses Britain on the high seas – has managed to catch our eye. From 27 June to 3 July 2019, the unmissable Masterpiece art fair is...
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COUNTRY LIFE - JUNE 2018
COUNTRY LIFE - JUNE 2018
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CALIBRE - APRIL 2018
Calibre - April 2018
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PALM BEACH SHOW - AUGUST 2017
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CALIBRE LUXURY - JANUARY 2017
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ANTIQUE COLLECTING - AUGUST 2016
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HOMES & ANTIQUES - JULY 2016
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LAPADA - May 2016
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ALLABOUTSHIPPING.CO.UK - APRIL 2016
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