Antique and Vintage Games

January 16, 2019

Happy New Year!

A Happy New Year to customers old and new. 

January has got off to a busy start.  We will be adding our latest stock to the website in the next week or so.  Watch this space.

To browse our current stock please click here.

 

New for 2019:

This year we will be adding a Vintage Home category to the website, where you can find all manner of interesting and decorative items! Coming early 2019.

Vintage Bisto tin

Vintage Bisto tin

 

November 23, 2018

Indie Friday. ‘Just a Card’ Week

Have you heard of the Just A Card Campaign?

This week we’ve been taking part in Just A Card Indie Week.  Spreading the word about fabulous, small, creative, businesses.

The JUST A CARD campaign aims to encourage people to buy from Designer/Makers and Independent Galleries and Shops by reinforcing the message that all purchases, however small, even ‘just a card’ are so vital to the prosperity and survival of small businesses.

Read more about the campaign here: Just A Card

Better still, follow us on Instagram and Twitter to find out more!

In keeping with the spirit of the JUST A CARD campaign, a quick shout out for one of our favourite independent artists:

Jonathan Mansfield

Check out Jon’s website for some truly stunning, original paintings. jonathanmansfieldart.com

painting

Jonathan Mansfield. Wales 2018.

 

Forget Black Friday, support INDIE FRIDAY instead!

Indie Friday. Just A Card Campaign. justacard

Indie Friday. Just A Card Campaign.

 

June 4, 2018

Father’s Day: Antique snooker & Billiards gifts

With Father’s Day fast approaching, we have selected some ideal gifts for fathers everywhere, especially snooker or billiards fans. Forget the socks this year!  How about a vintage game of carpet bowls. or a 5ft antique pool table, complete with starter kit of cues, balls and triangle. Please give us a call to arrange for delivery by the weekend.  01234 743577, or email: info@brownsantiques.co.uk.

 

For more Father’s Day gift ideas, please click here.

March 23, 2018

Antiques and Art

Antiques and Art, a winning combination!

What better way to complement your antique furniture than with a piece of beautiful art?

Below are just a few of the works currently for sale by landscape artist Jonathan Mansfield.

Jonathan is a Wiltshire-based landscape artist who works in mixed media on paper and canvas, and often on a large scale. Jon sells privately, to the trade, and to interior designers. Commissions are available on request.

View more of Jonathan’s artwork for sale, or find out about commissions, on his website:

www.jonathanmansfieldart.com

From Echilhampton. Jonathan Mansfield.2016. Landscape Artist.

From Etchilhampton. Jonathan Mansfield, 2016. 

Wiltshire Hills. 2018. Jonathan Mansfield. Landscape Artist.

Wiltshire Hills.  Jonathan Mansfield, 2018. 

Dorset Sea Response 11. Jonathan Mansfield. 2018.

Dorset Sea Response 11. Jonathan Mansfield, 2018.

                                                                                 

 

February 21, 2018

More Customer Feedback!

Delighted to receive this customer feedback, thank you.

”The table, wood colour & finishes are all fabulous. It looks stunning and what a privilege to have such a beautiful antique snooker/dining table to enjoy with family and friends. Thank you very much for all your help.”

Browns Antiques workshop

Workshop. Customer Feedback.Browns Antiques Billiards and Interiors

February 20, 2018

Rare Bar Billiards Table

Images showing the rare ‘end of pier’ style bar billiards table.  It has been restored so that balls can be fired, either with the cannon, or with the cues.

This item has now sold.

Rare vintage bar billiards table with cannon

Rare vintage bar billiards table with cannon

Rare vintage bar billiards table

Rare vintage bar billiards table

 

January 31, 2018

Customer Feedback

We had to share our latest customer feedback.  It’s always lovely to receive your comments, thank you very much.
”We were absolutely delighted with the service from beginning to end. From my first enquiry to find a table, Mark’s expertise and enthusiasm has been a great help. His skill in restoring the table he found for us was evident – it’s a fantastic piece of furniture and will become a great family heirloom. 
Thank you very much.” 
December 5, 2017

Vintage snooker & billiards Christmas gifts

There is still time to buy a special Christmas gift for the snooker or billiards enthusiast!

Visit our snooker accessories page, where we have lots of antique and vintage items that you won’t find anywhere else! Or see our antique scoreboards for sale, for this stunning Riley picture scoreboard, fantastic!

 

Riley antique picture scoreboard

Riley antique picture scoreboard

Vintage Billiard Table Games boo

Vintage Billiard Table Games book.  SOLD

Vintage Billiard Bowls

Vintage Billiard Bowls.

Vintage snooker / billiards table iron. John Bennett

Vintage snooker / billiards table iron. John Bennett

November 20, 2017

Customer comments

We are always delighted to receive customer feedback.  See our testimonials page to see what people say about Brown’s Antiques.  We have shown a selection of comments below.

Thank you for all your lovely comments.

 

  • ”Thanks for a great job with everything! The delivery team were very helpful as well.”

 

  • ” Many thanks for such great service – it has been a pleasure dealing with all of you. ”

 

  • ” Many thanks. Really happy with the table and the excellence provided in delivery and the service provided throughout. Real pleasure to do business with a true craftsman and great guy to boot!
    Thanks again.”

 

Brown's Antiques, Billiards and Interiors

Brown’s Antiques, Billiards and Interiors

October 2, 2017

Games Room Cabinet by Orme

More photos just added, of this combination games room cabinet by Orme.

This corner cabinet has all you could need!

Includes a cue rack, scoreboards and ball storage.

Plus wonderful detailing to handles, hinges etc.

Full details here: Combination Games Room Cabinet by Orme

Orme games room cabinet

Orme games room cabinet

Orme games room cabinet, cue rack

Orme games room cabinet, cue rack cabi

Full details here: Combination Games Room Cabinet by Orme