Greater Boston Antiques Festival set for Jan. 19-20

WILMINGTON, Mass. – The Greater Boston Antiques Festival will be held Jan. 19-20, 2008, at the Shriner’s Auditorium in Wilmington. More than 160 diverse dealers will display antiques from all over the world.

Participating exhibitors include Jim Dolph of Durham, N.H., with oriental antiques; Donald Harford of Falmouth, Maine, with Victorian drapery tiebacks; and Cathy Consentino of Timber River, New Brunswick, Canada, with country furniture and hooked rugs.

Collectors will also find ironstone pottery and yellow ware; rare books, maps and other historical; American art pottery, art glass, fine art and estate jewelry.

Admission to the Greater Boston Antiques Festival is $8. Children 12 and under are admitted free. Hours are 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Jan. 19 and 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Jan. 20.

For more information call 781-862-4039 or visit www.neantiqueshows.com. The show is produced by Marvin Getman of New England Antique Shows.

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