antiquer

an·tiqu·er

 (ăn-tē′kər)
n.
1. One who treats or finishes new furniture so as to make it appear old or antique.
2. One who is interested in or collects antiques.

antiquer

(ænˈtiːkə)
n
1. a person who alters the appearance of objects to give an antique quality
2. a collector of antiques
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Keep the vintage mood going at Legends Books, Antiques & Soda Fountain (209/5328120), an antiquer's heaven that's full of quirk.
"I wanted to get Peter to the Central Massachusetts Antique Show because, as a new event, we want to draw both the avid antiquer and the casual visitor looking for an enlightening way to spend the holiday,'' said show promoter David White, owner of Navigator Publishing of Milford.
Even car enthusiasts and antiquers can enjoy a leisurely afternoon touring the nearby Volo Auto Museum and antique malls.
(Antiquers will be quite satisfied with the nearby shopping, too.) The restaurants in old Hernando offer you difficult choices: burgers and fries at the Dip?
With PS400 in their pockets and paired with expert antiquers, two celebs set off behind the wheel of a classic car to search Britain for undiscovered antiques.
It's enough to make you LOL - "laugh out loud" to those who communicate with their thumbs - which you will do unless you have no appreciation for the day-to-day stuff collected by rafts of "antiquers" who scour thrift stores and estate, garage and yard sales, gathering treasures for the resale trove, whether it's Ruthie B's or dozens of other secondhand shops that have sprung up everywhere to help us all "repurpose" the acquisitions of the past for reuse in the present.
And with sport pilot privileges available for anyone avoiding medical certificate hassles, what was once old-style tailwheel flying, reserved for antiquers and cheapskates, is now an option when the need for speed has passed.
[paragraph] Providing an online marketplace for artists, crafters and antiquers to sell their wares, the site has been compared to a handmade eBay, a place where you can both commission a portrait and find a one-of-a-kind outfit to wear for the sitting.
One visitor, Pat Smith, a 58-year-old retired antiques centre manager, from Worcester, said: "Regardless of the economy, the 'antiquers' will come on the first day.
The inn is used frequently for guests of families in the area, for visiting antiquers, and for people visiting Conner Prairie, particularly those attending the Hearthside Suppers on weekends, says Muller.
For novice antiquers, Platt suggests coming after the opening rush.
Box 4000, Archdale, NC 27263 Tel: (336) 434-2322 Fax: (336) 431-3831 4 Brass, chrome, bronze, black 27 Various 6 Various Various 25 Steel, nickel plated, zinc 25 Steel, nickel plated 25 Zinc alloy, nickel-plated 25 Zinc die-cast, nickel plated 24 yellow chromated, antiquered 25 Bronze, brass, and zinc plated 25 Polished, nickel-plated, burn.