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We’re celebrating again

We did it again! For the second year running, The Apple Tree Restaurant at Brimsmore Gardens in Yeovil has been awarded Gold in the Taste of the West Hospitality and Retail Awards 2015. 118 more words

Questions of Provenance--An Introduction

One of the important areas of museum research is that of provenance, or the history of ownership.

Why is it important to know who owned an artwork? 941 more words


Help Solve a Tudor Mystery at RBML

King Henry VIII and his inner circle are once again in the public spotlight with the recent American premiere of the miniseries Wolf Hall, based on Hilary Mantel’s 2009 novel. 1,149 more words

Thinking about Buying a Papyrus Online? Think Twice!

I have been doing some experiments with online shopping for antiquities recently. I must admit I do not like buying online. I love real, solid, heavy shopping in a selected number of places, where I like to go in person for the ritual and the chatting with retailers and customers. 1,637 more words



“On his way home on the train, Myatt reflected on what had been a very good first meeting.  It dawned on him that he had been suffering from an insidious form of low-level isolation and loneliness, and that in some profound sense he’d taken leave of the real world.   590 more words


Braeval 11yo 2001/2012 (46%, Douglas McGibbon, Provenance, Sherry Cask, DMG 9312)

You don’t have to polish your glasses. So soon after the other Braeval and Braes of Glenlivet Whiskies I reviewed, yet another Braeval graces these pages. 359 more words

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HPI Wins Vehicle Provenance Check Provider Of The Year Award

Thursday 30 April, 2015 Excellence recognised by industry experts at Car Dealer Power 2015www.hpicheck.comVehicle information expert, HPI has scooped the prestigious Car Dealer Power 2015 award for Provenance Check Provider of the Year – for the 3rd year in a row. 142 more words