General Manager

Tyler Eason

Our Address

701 NE 50th Avenue,
Des Moines, Iowa 50313

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With more than 450 antique and collectible dealers under one roof, we have something for everyone. You can furnish every room in the house or simply add to your collection when you shop at the Brass Armadillo Antique Mall in Des Moines, Iowa. Fine antique furniture, vintage quilts, primitive art, exquisite china, and even porcelain and depression or carnival glassware can all be found in our 36,000 square feet showroom.


For a truly recreational shopping experience that feels like a treasure hunt, come to the Brass Armadillo in Des Moines, Iowa. The Roy Rogers buff and the Star Wars enthusiast will find their respective collectibles as well as lots of reference books offering information on value, pricing and collecting, as well as replacement hardware and refinish supplies.


Whatever you’re into, we’ve got something for you at the Brass Armadillo Antique Mall, so come see what everybody’s talkin’ about!

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salt pepper shakers

Collectible Salt & Pepper Shakers

There are utilitarian objects in our lives that we often use without thought.  Take, for instance, salt and pepper shakers.  A table would be naked without them, but why?  Out of all the spices in the world, how did Americans...

2018 Color Trends

Color Trends for 2018

Antique enthusiasts, vintage shop owners, and vintage home designers are seeing a change from the heavily rustic farm style for the home to a softer farm style using color and painting techniques. --   For an example,  heavily chippy cupboards are...



According Dr. Lori-PLD Antiques appraiser, keeping it simple for the 2017 holiday season is what is in. She states that when purchasing vintage and antique pieces to use in your retro Christmas décor, it is best to buy what holds...

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