News

Sunday, 21 January, 2007 - 20:52

We are still keen to purchase good quality 19th century Australian cedar pieces (original finish preferred) & Australian Pottery. We will also sell exceptional pieces on consignment.

Monday, 30 October, 2006 - 02:08

We are keen to purchase good quality 19th century Australian cedar pieces (original finish preferred). We will also sell exceptional pieces on consignment.

Monday, 16 October, 2006 - 04:19

We will have a very early Cedar Chiffonier, Circa 1835, in the shop in the next few weeks.

Saturday, 30 September, 2006 - 04:06

We have a recently purchased a very rare 9 piece set of miniature ivory dolls furniture. All very intricately carved & in beautiful original condition, from the late 19th century.

Stock PHOTOS will be posted in the next week or so.

Saturday, 30 September, 2006 - 04:01

As mentioned previously, 3 x cedar wine tables, 1 cedar blanket box and a combination sewing / writing table came in today.

Thursday, 28 September, 2006 - 06:18

We have lots more interesting cedar pieces arriving soon. 3 x cedar wine tables, 2 more cedar blanket boxes, a cedar dining table.

Two more sewing / work tables also coming in soon.

Saturday, 2 September, 2006 - 22:33

New items include a large Satsuma vase, large Doulton vase, mahogany sarcophagus wine cooler, rosewood & tapestry screen, inlaid walnut wine table, mahogany travelling desk with perpetual calendar, Swiss cylinder music box

Friday, 16 June, 2006 - 08:19

All antique furniture at The Merchant of Welby has been inspected, cleaned & restored if necessary in our workshop. Great care is used to preserve original finishes where possible & carry out minimal restoration ensuring all drawers, doors & other moving parts work as they should.

Sunday, 4 June, 2006 - 23:52

In the next few weeks, we will have in stock a large Cedar 4 Poster Bed, a big Cedar Partners Desk, 2 x Cedar sideboards, an open Blackwood Bookcase & some other interesting small pieces of furniture.

Friday, 10 March, 2006 - 05:00

We are eagerly awaiting the arrival of a 3 Tier Aussie Cedar Dumbwaiter by Andrew Lenehan. Due in about 3 weeks it has lovely original finish, Lenehan label for 1869-71 under top shelf.