Antiques dealers don't have to go the way of the dodo bird...

Always fascinated by history, culture, design, and how those interface with man-made artifacts, we have made a point of searching the world for small, antique objects that have that certain je ne sais quoi. Come visit us any weekend and you'll find fascinating antiques from around the world. Browsers welcome, buyers adored. 

Asian Antiques

Browse our curated selection of cloisonne, hardstone carvings, and porcelain items.

Religious Arts & More

We have a collection of small period maps, drawings, and paintings as well as icons  and items of religious interest.

The pictures above are representative of the style of items in the store, but are not exclusive and may not still be available in store.

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We always have "new" old things from distant corners of the world

Many life forms are actually "on the cusp of extinction", but the same can be said of antiques shops and dealers who sell authentic, hundred year old items. These we have in abundance along with distinctive decorative objects having outstanding historical and design merit.  We make a special effort to have fine, old, meritorious objects, and respect their right to enrich our lives. Every person and every object has a story; our shop attempts to be a living reliquary where you can re purpose antiques as you make them a part of your enriched lifestyle  

Buying Policy

I am always interested in buying similar items to those seen above. I DO NOT BUY FURNITURE. If you have things to sell please email photos to [email protected] and I will respond in a timely manner.

Come see for yourself...


3730 Howard Avenue

Kensington, MD 20895


(301) 651-7195

Call about appraisal options

[email protected]


Thur-Sat: 10:30am-5pm
Sun: Noon-5pm

By appointment or serendipity