Fine Vintage Collectibles, Original Artworks & Unusual Antiques from Scotland

Hello and Welcome to Iconic Edinburgh

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Valerie Thornton Hunter in Iconic Shop in Edinburgh

Iconic Edinburgh: About Us

Iconic Edinburgh is an online treasure trove of unusual vintage design items: featuring everything from Scottish antiques and collectables, cool vintage lighting to mid-century ceramics and glass & vintage toys and games.

The online shop is curated and maintained by Valerie Thornton Hunter, who previously worked for 22 years as Senior Curator of Prints and Drawings at the National Galleries of Scotland in Edinburgh.

Bowl from our extensive collection of Scottish Glass

Scottish Art & Antiques

The Iconic Team (Valerie and Robert) have been collecting original artworks by listed artists, fine vintage jewellery, Scottish antiques and quality International design for decades. We have an eye for quirky and more unusual items.

The Iconic Team are widely travelled and have visited some of the most prestigious collections and museums worldwide.


Our Promise

Always at the heart of our shop policies is to guarantee that all our customers are happy with any purchase from us.

As a small husband and wife team - we like to offer a more specialist and personal service with our sales and shipping.

Please feel free to follow us on social media - there are links to our Facebook and Instagram sites at the foot of each page. We regularly update these pages - so if you need to contact us, or just to stay up-to-date with things we are promoting or think you might be interested in: just click on any of the links on footer section here: then of course LIKE our pages for regular updates.

Valerie Thornton Hunter and the Iconic Forth Bridge

Expertise and Service

Valerie has a specialist knowledge of international museum collections and managing larger public collections. She also has extensive experience of looking after and handling valuable artworks, as well as expertise in curatorship, formulating and organising fine art exhibitions, public speaking, cataloguing collections, and specialist research and writing.



(Sadly, we are currently UNABLE TO POST TO COUNTRIES IN THE EU due to Brexit issues & customs restrictions - we apologise for this).  

Outside of the EU, please request any special international postage quotes & we will sort everything out for you.

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See our Selection of Quirky & Harder to Find Vintage Collectables

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See our Selection of Original Artworks and Vintage Prints

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See our Selection of Fine Vintage, Scottish and Antique Costume Jewellery

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See our Selection of Vintage Advertising Collectables

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See our Selection of Vintage and Antique Ceramics

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See our Selection of Vintage & Fine Scottish Paperweights

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See our Selection of Vintage and Antique Glasswares

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See our Selection of Vintage Toys and Games

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See our Selection of Fine Metalwares & Silver Items

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See our Selection of Vintage Books & Paper Ephemera


See our Selection of Staffordshire Figures


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