Pastimes Antiques exhibit an enviable array of superb pieces

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Pastimes glass paperweight collection on exhibit at the Newcastle Antiques & Collectables Fair, August 2014

 

 

[001] Herend small handpainted lidded bowl  (20th century)
Herend small handpainted lidded bowl (20th century)
We are thrilled to have Bill and Barbara Newman of Pastimes Antiques exhibiting with us at the Melbourne Antiques and Vintage Fair. Barbara and Bill are respected and longstanding dealers on the Sydney scene, with a reputation for ‘knowing their stuff’ (this is a rave in the antiques world), and with a recognised expertise in glass paperweights.

 

[007] Salvador Ysart inkbottle with paperwight base (c.1929)
Salvador Ysart inkbottle with paperwight base (c.1929)
[003] Silver plated tea kettle (c.1890)
Silver-plated tea kettle (c.1890)

 
 
Among the beautiful items that Pastimes will have for sale at Melbourne if not sold before will be a lovely 19th Century silver-plated tea kettle,

 

 

 

 

 

[004] Loetz iridescent vase (c.1905)
Double-handled Loetz iridescent vase (c.1905)

 
 

a Loetz iridescent glass vase, a marvellous Art Deco era Japanese cloisonné vase, and a pair of wine bottles with decorations by Salvador Dali, as well as an astounding display of glass paperweights.

[006] Salvador Dali decanters for Rosso Antico (1970)
Salvador Dali decanters for Rosso Antico (1970)

 

 

 

Drop by Stand No. 24 for a closer look at all the wonderful items the Newmans have on offer!

 

[002] Japanese cloisonne vase (1930's)
Japanese cloisonne vase (1930s)