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Posted 2 years ago

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andyman
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I picked these 2 items at a garage sale .I think they might be hood ornaments .The glass piece is moulded it may just be a lid for a dish.
The other piece is brass coated Zinc.

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  1. Manikin Manikin, 2 years ago
    Beautiful ! Love the green girl . We have a hood ornament expert PhilDavid on CW he will know what they are when he see's post . I love them . Never saw a glass hood ornament but then I don't know much about them she is just beautiful I know that :-)
  2. Slave-to-glass Slave-to-glass, 2 years ago
    The glass one is probably a float bowl centrepiece :)
  3. Slave-to-glass Slave-to-glass, 2 years ago
    Actually, I think she may be a lid to a powder bowl.. I have seen similar..is there a lip underneath?
  4. andyman andyman, 2 years ago
    there is a lip underneath
  5. TallCakes TallCakes, 2 years ago
    here is a powder/puff box just like your lid noted as Sowerby Ladye:
    http://www.pressglas-pavillon.de/deckeldosen/09458.html
  6. Stillwater Stillwater, 2 years ago
    That frosted glass one is French. Too bad you don't have the rest, it would be worth quite a bit
  7. PhilDavidAlexanderMorris PhilDavidAlexanderMorris, 12 months ago
    Very nice ornamental pieces, but definitely not hood ornaments.

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