Welcome to York Minster Antiques Website where we hope you will find the perfect item to adorn your home or add to your collection.


Browse our on line shop where you will see many of the items in our existing collections or visit our high street shop at the Magistrate's Market 2 Front Street, Pontefract, WF1 2BP. If you do not see what you are looking for please contact us as we have many similar items which are not listed.


Christmas shopping - that time is upon us again!

Come and browse through our collections of fine and unusual antiques, silver, jewellery and much more at the Magistrates Market, 2 Front Street, Pontefract, WF1 2PB. If you want a personal viewing give us a call or send us an email and we can arrange this. 

H G Murphy Enamels

Enamel of Tree of life by H G Murphy incorporated into a silver box   £2250

Enamel of a grape vine by H G Murphy incorporated into a silver box £2250

We have a comprehensive range of  rare Pre 1700 silver spoons ranging from Queen Elizabeth 1 and including a rare York Charles II spoon. Please click here to view.

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Hand crafted pendant by Jon Braganza in silver and enamel

Newly created hand crafted jewellery

A new range of beautifully  handcrafted silver and enamel jewellery. The silver surround is hand wrought and hand engraved. The vitreous enamel centres are fired in our workshops and come in a range of different colours. These can be removed from the silver surround and changed to suit your outfit.

Silversmith Workshops

York Minster Antiques has silversmithing workshops and we are able to repair most antique silver items and make new items to order. See our range of services by  clicking here. 

York Minster Antiques is a member of LAPADA, The Association of Art and Antiques Dealers and of CINOA, (Confédération Internationale des Négociants en Oeuvres d'Art, or International Confederation of Art and Antique Dealers' Associations). As such we comply with their stringent Codes of Practice concerning the authenticity of our antiques, the accuracy with which they are described and the associated Codes of Ethics.


York Minster Antiques, The Old Magistrates' Court, 2 Front Street, Pontefract, WF8 2PB

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Omar Ramsden goblet

Hand made Arts and Crafts goblet by Omar Ramsden London 1938 with Omar Ramsden me fecit to base. £2500

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