ICONIC EDINBURGH

Fine Vintage Collectibles, Original Artworks & Unusual Antiques from Scotland

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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 Thornton) 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 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.

Robert takes care of all your packing. He takes great care with posting to you so all items arrive with you safe and sound.

ICONIC EDINBURGH

WE  SHIP NATIONALLY AND WORLDWIDE

(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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NEW IN STOCK: SUMMER 2024

  • LARGE Royal Copenhagen Faience Annual Mug for the Year 1973. Designed by Gerd Hiort Petersen
    LARGE Royal Copenhagen Faience Annual Mug for the Year 1973
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  • Pre-loved Contemporary Genuine FRITZ HANSEN White Enamel KAISER IDELL Desk Lamp
    Pre-loved Contemporary Genuine FRITZ HANSEN White Enamel KAISER IDELL Desk Lamp
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    £250.00
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  • Decorative Silver Plate Pair of Vintage ART NOUVEAU WMF Style of Candlesticks
    Silver Plate Pair of Vintage ART NOUVEAU WMF Style of Candlesticks
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    £85.00
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  • CAITHNESS GLASS. Vintage 2002 Paperweight. PURITY OF HEART by Helen MacDonald
    CAITHNESS GLASS. Vintage 2002 Paperweight. PURITY OF HEART by Helen MacDonald
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    £45.00
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  • Lalique Parfum, Flacon Collection, Limited Edition 'Sylphide' (2000) Perfume, 40ml bottle with nude
    Lalique Parfum, Flacon Collection, Limited Edition 'Sylphide' (2000) Perfume, 40ml bottle with nude
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    £425.00
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  • Julian Trevelyan ORIGINAL Etching & Soft Ground Aquatint (1981). SCHOONER. Pencil Signed
    Julian Trevelyan ORIGINAL Etching & Soft Ground Aquatint. SCHOONER. Pencil Signed
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    £765.00
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  • 1950s Yellow & Black Striped West German "Tigris" Vase for Schmider Keramic. Designed by Anneliese Beckh
    1950s Yellow & Black Striped Vase. Vintage West German
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    £85.00
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  • SCOTTISH POTTERY Bowl. Rarer Bough Pottery Ceramic Quaich and Matching Plate. Painted by Richard Amour 1920s
    Rarer Bough Pottery Ceramic Quaich and Matching Plate. Painted by Richard Amour 1920s
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    £60.00
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  • Beautiful Antique ART NOUVEAU John Walsh Walsh Uranium Glass Water Lily Comport (B)
    Antique ART NOUVEAU John Walsh Walsh Uranium Glass Water Lily Comport
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    £85.00
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  • ART NOUVEAU Brass Table Lamp. Genuine Antique Desk Lamp with Moveable Swan Neck Arm. VASELINE SHADE
    ART NOUVEAU Brass Table Lamp. Genuine Antique Desk Lamp with Moveable Swan Neck Arm. VASELINE SHADE
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    £295.00
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  • Vintage 9CT GOLD Signet Ring with Polished Oval Black Onyx Inclusion. UK Ring Size U
    Vintage 9CT GOLD Signet Ring with Polished Oval Black Onyx Inclusion. UK Ring Size U
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    £145.00
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  • LARGE Vintage Italian Ceramic Table Lamp. Designed by Alvino BAGNI. Glossy Red and Black Finish
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    £495.00
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ICONIC DESIGN: OUR COLLECTIONS

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 Quirky & Harder to Find Vintage Collectables

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See our Selection of Vintage and Antique Ceramics

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See our Selection of Vintage Advertising Collectables

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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

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See our Selection of Staffordshire Figures

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Sold Items: 2024 The Ones That Got Away

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