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I am The Knickknackatorian. I collect ALL KINDS of things! Anything that interests me and catches my fancy.


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I call this one Alice. She was a SURPRISE buy! - Posters and Printsin Posters and Prints
Super Rare Lucky International Open Tournament Cufflinks by Delmas & Delmas Jewelers - Sporting Goodsin Sporting Goods
I call her Miss Amelia - Visual Artin Visual Art
Spectacular Black & White Chinese Export Brass Walled Enamel Cloisonne Ginger Jar PAIR - Asianin Asian
Chinese Boys w/Firecrackers Silk Embroidery On Silk - Type of Needlework? - Asianin Asian
Chinese Export Porcelain Yellow Ware Jar w/Applied & Painted Plum Blossoms & Single Butterfly - Asianin Asian
Arts & Crafts Sterling, Pearl, Marcasite & Pink Sapphire (?) Pendant - Fine Jewelryin Fine Jewelry
RARE La Mirada Potteries Quan Yin Kwan Yin! - Figurinesin Figurines
Nuline Wheaton Amber Glass Curved Discs - Art Glassin Art Glass
Who is this doll?!?!  Is she Black or Native American?  Who made her? - Dollsin Dolls


  1. That is beautiful.
  2. He is one well-loved bear.
  3. It is lovely. You need to wear it every day. Benrus is a good watch. And those are nice rubies!
  4. Gobsmacked!
  5. Yeah that gorgeous!
  6. LOVE IT! I'd find a clear marble to put in it. It'll look really nice when it's cleaned up. It looks like it has a lot of color under all the dust!
  7. You are welcome!
  8. OR - the lighter is missing in the bottom of mom. Here's a christmas tree one. I HATE that smoking is so taboo now! They had the neatest doodads for smoking! https://www.etsy.com/listing/2463385...
  9. If the figure is hollow, I believe you would stack cigarettes in the dish part - see how all the edges are round to fit more in? Probably non-filter ciggies. The flat dishes are ashtrays.
  10. Oh - ho2cultcha is in the Bay Area! Me too - just across the bay and down 101!
  11. Brunswick - where are you? I'm in Rwdcy!
  12. I bet that was a prize at a State or County Fair! Who madeit?
  13. Treasure alert!
  14. Pretty!
  15. Family lore if often wrong!
  16. Have you found comparison signatures? DO you have any Ukraine in your area who can translate? It is SO beautiful!!
  17. I LOVE IT!!!!! Have no idea about it, but I LOVE it.
  18. I have a thing about chairs - and I am LOVING that beauty!
  19. LOVE! I love petit-point!
  20. LOVE the TV, too!
  21. 1970's. That's my date guess! Did you put the felt on the bottom? If not - take it off and look for mark.
  22. Why would someone put a bottle of white liquid in a wall of a cave? Hmm....
  23. Did you taste it?
  24. That Johnson is fantastic!!
  25. wHw on the back - you could tell people it stand for Hamilton Watch Works! SWEET watch! Beautiful!
  26. How did it smell when you turned it on? I still remember the smell of burning dust and hot wires when you turned on the TV!
  27. I LOVE IT!!!!!!!!! I have a friend in Brownsville, CA (NEar Marysville) who collects and repairs Tube radios. I wonder if he knows someone. I'd LOVE to have it! And yeah - with a converter box & r...
  28. Here it is again - he called her Venus. Scroll down almost all the way. http://grapefruitmoongallery.com/artists/rolf-armstrong
  29. WOW - here's a picture of the artist Rolf Armstrong painting MY picture!! (My, my! - ain't HE a strappingly good looking man!) http://www.thepinupfiles.com/armstrong/rolf-armstrong-pinup-artist-po...
  30. BB2 - thank you, too!
  31. Aspasia... LOL!
  32. Asparsia I mean! I'm planning on getting a dog when the weather is better - If I get a girl, I may name her that!
  33. jscott0363 - thank you! Miss Amelia stay's here!
  34. mikelv85- wow! Thank you so much! Aspasia. LOL - I've been thinking of her as Alice all these years! Great story, too. And thanks for the artist! I think she'll stay with me.
  35. You are welcome!
  36. Yeah - it's the same guy. Here's his signature on some glass. https://www.etsy.com/listing/203774173/franz-grosz-signed-large-125-inch-etched
  37. I think those are older than you think. I would say it is the same person - that could be considered wood etching. He decorated his glass by the same technique. "Franz Grosz studied at the Art St...
  38. Maybe also post in tools?
  39. Love the postcard "None but the brave deserve the fair"! Lovely momento of your grandfather.
  40. They have a Facebook, Pinterest, Twitter. Or you can contact them directly. http://www.skagen.com/us/en/journal/hashtag-skagen.html
  41. Delaware County is in Chester, Pennsylvania. DELaware was the phone prefix there years ago. You can contact them - they are still in business. http://www.koppers.com/
  42. One thing I noticed is the feet on the actual Ruser's (at the Beladora link) are more sculpted. And his wings were made of pearls. Great Link, Krya! WOW - he made some STUNNING stuff! https:...
  43. How adorable are those?!?!
  44. kyratango - Oh yeah! About the poppies! From the Wizard of Oz, too (NOW it makes sense!)! (And opium does put you to sleep!) I never made the symbolism connection before this moment - WOW. She ...
  45. mikelv85 - thank you, but he was long gone before I came along!
  46. BTW, that is really pretty!
  47. Article here on CW. http://www.collectorsweekly.com/costume-jewelry/lisner And this is THE BEST source for info on costume jewelry. http://www.illusionjewels.com/Lisner_jewelry.html
  48. What does 'copyright edition' mean?
  49. Most gorgeous pencil sharpener I have ever seen!
  50. That's an oldie, too.
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