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Yvonne Potter, a British citizen based in NYC, is at the helm of Britannia. The company specializes in unique vintage costume jewelry and accessories, vintage couture, Fine Art, British silver and silver plate, motion picture memorabilia, furniture and Objects d’Art.

From a very young age and long before vintage fashion became "hip and trendy," Yvonne had been amassing treasures and baubles from Paris, Miami, Berlin and Eastern Europe. Yvonne is always enthusiastic to mix vintage with contemporary design.

Over the last decade, Yvonne realized that her collections, in London and New York, were of serious interest to many international buyers and collectors who foresaw the extraordinary potential in the vintage fashion, accessories and decor market. When this market exploded, Yvonne was uniquely positioned to take advantage of this…

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  • Female
  • Born on April 6
  • Joined September 14, 2011

Favorite materials

Venetian lace, chrome, gold, silver, lizard skin, diamonds, mahogany, Italian marble, velvet, Sri Lankan rubies, glass, lucite, opals

About

Yvonne Potter, a British citizen based in NYC, is at the helm of Britannia. The company specializes in unique vintage costume jewelry and accessories, vintage couture, Fine Art, British silver and silver plate, motion picture memorabilia, furniture and Objects d’Art.

From a very young age and long before vintage fashion became "hip and trendy," Yvonne had been amassing treasures and baubles from Paris, Miami, Berlin and Eastern Europe. Yvonne is always enthusiastic to mix vintage with contemporary design.

Over the last decade, Yvonne realized that her collections, in London and New York, were of serious interest to many international buyers and collectors who foresaw the extraordinary potential in the vintage fashion, accessories and decor market. When this market exploded, Yvonne was uniquely positioned to take advantage of this specialized niche.

Yvonne has supplied Hollywood celebrities, Manhattan socialites as well as the young, trendy fashion-conscious Brooklynites. She's also been retained to source items for private collections and archives.

Britannia Antiques has a by-appointment-only private showroom in New York City as well as a booth on both Saturday's and Sunday's (year-round) at the Brooklyn Flea: www.brooklynflea.com. For further info, Yvonne can be reached directly through: www.britanniannewyork.com

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