FloridaTreasures has not created any collections yet. What are collections?


Naples, FL, ThePackerChik@gmail.com

I believe there is an old spirit in me - as I fall in love with things from the past. Vintage - Retro - Antiques - you name it - and maybe a little tooooo much. SoI believe there is an old spirit in me - as I fall in love with things from the past. Vintage - Retro - Antiques - you name it - and maybe a little tooooo much. So much character and history and quality - in the older pieces from days gone by. My Mother said that when I was little I used to save everything in little boxes. . who knew that when I became older I needed a 40,000 square foot home to do the same;-)! My home isn't that big, but there's still hope as I say. I hope you enjoy seeing the beautiful old, unique, timeless items I post. (Read more)


See all 37
Mid Century Vaishali Int. India Brass & Wood Book Ends - Booksin Books
What are these?  Vintage Catholic School items? - Cardsin Cards
Lamp Mystery - Old Carved Wood Table Lamp - Help - Folk Artin Folk Art
LEE REYNOLDS "Mystery" Rainbow & Butterfly Painting - Help 
1920's Bassett Furniture Co. Chest of Drawers - Furniturein Furniture
Antique - Hot Air Balloon Chandelier - Any idea of maker? - Lampsin Lamps
Ajusco - Picture wall light - Vintage/Antique - Lampsin Lamps
Mystery Vintage Lamp with Dancers & cloth cord - Help:-) - Lampsin Lamps
Bright Banana Yellow Chromcraft Table Legs - Furniturein Furniture
Jan Korthals - Originals or Litho/Prints - ??? 


  1. I have one of these - in the square version. I have never seen the triange one that you have. Florentine, Italy. Maybe 1960's. Made of plastic, resin. The square versions like the one that I hav...
  2. looks Victorian era perhaps. . .
  3. Today I found the painting that was made from the same artist on ebay. The number on that one is 2923. I think these two should find a good home together:-) http://cgi.ebay.com/ws/eBayISAPI.dll?Vi...
  4. Hi - thanks for the comment:-) I'll give it a pat too! I ran across something a few months ago. It kind of reminds me of antique french breton dancing peasants. I think it might date to the 2...
  5. I would love to see more pictures:-) Handel did make gilt brass or polished brass lights.. . Maybe this is one of them. A good source for Handel information is Don's Lamps and Antiques online.
  6. Hello - I had someone, a lamp person, come by last month to look at it. He opened up the light, which revealed the socketry. It is pre-1910. There are many examples, in 2 different books regardin...
  7. Maybe something Basset Furniture Co. made in the 20's or 30's . I just posted mine... and the maker tag was still on the back.
  8. Pretty dresser. I have one that I just posted that was made by Bassett. It could be from that company 20's - 30's
  9. Hi - It looks similar to the one I just posted, which is made by Bassett Furniture in the 20's.
  10. Wow!!! Holy Chrome Deco Submarine. . . Thank you for sharing this . . . my father has a airstream. . . nothing like this though.
  11. Hi - yes, I looked up Berggren and is does look similar. This lamp has the original cloth cord, and what looks like a bakelite plug. so I'm guessing somewhere around the 40's. . . . the man dancer ...
  12. definately looks like a chromcraft. . . so many examples of this table online, but the chairs are proving a little harder to find an example of. - are there any maker marks on the base/underside of ...
  13. Thanks Robin. . . at first I thought you were talking about the painting. . . then I realized it was the boat:-)
  14. all I can say is Wow! Really nice job bringing it back to life . . amazing.
  15. Thanks Hunter.. . .
  16. very cool piece. . . haven't seen one of these before... collector's might just like it. made in Montreal, Quebec, Canada - http://blondesearch.ru/index.php?key=DUMONT_CONSOLE_STEREO&page=1
  17. I was watching 2 1/2 Men. . . and this must have been a shot I took of the tv while watching it. . . I hope the red glowing tube in the back of it never burns out. . . because I would most likely ...
  18. I'm thinking an early sketch by Charles Levier - in 1945. He would have been 25 years old. I can see the title - does it say Portrait of a Phychiatrist - he could have been influenced -by Pica...
  19. these photo's would look great on some greeting cards:-))
  20. thank you trunkman:-)
  21. I have an old Magnavox Duette from around the same time period. I have only been able to find an advertisement for it on ebay. The radio still works... the phonograph was removed.. . http://www.eba...
  22. definately looks like a bottle cap. try putting a magnet to it.
  23. at this site - it shows an array of old Swedish wood steins - tankards http://www.steveonsteins.com/wooden-steins
  24. there is an old Swedish tankard listed here- http://romseyit.com/scandibucket3.html and might be able to get some help here - http://www.umsos.org/
  25. here's a pretty one here to compare - http://www.etsy.com/listing/97057693/poppycock-peacock?ref=&sref=
  26. Possibly a traveling wine saleman's trunk due to the wine/spirits stickers. Sanchez Romate Hnos. - cherry and brandy maker BOBADILLA Y CIA. received a trademark in 1955 http://www.trademarkia.com/...
  27. Maybe Paris Porcelain? Dresden Porcelain? Here's something to look at - http://www.ebay.com/itm/MAGNIFICENT-ANTIQUE-19C-FRENCH-PARIS-PORCELAIN-H-P-CLOCK-VASES-SET-SIGNED-/290713388482?pt=Antique...
  28. this morning I discovered what it is. John B. Salterini - Dogwood pattern 1940's
  29. upon looking up wrought iron tables from the past for the last couple of hours... I think it could be an early Salterini. . . hammered foot. . . hopefully I will find out soon, and thanks bellings6 ...
  30. Hi - I had a Lee Reynolds at one time and spent about a year trying to find out what it was. I was unable to. I put it in a garage sale... sold it for a whole $20.00 and a lady purchased it. Littl...
  31. and then again, maybe the ones I saw were the copycat version too -
  32. I saw some of these at an estate auction 2 weeks ago... the bottoms were marked made in Taiwan. . .
  33. and that's a picture of the box spring - - back in the day.. they matched the material on the top:-)
  34. I remember the tag - made from Sears. . . :-)
  35. I think I found the same chandelier - attributed to Handel here. It, however doesn't show the ceiling dome - so not sure if it is exactly the same - http://www.liveauctioneers.com/item/6470194
  36. yes. . . the second site is wonderful. I hope you find the maker.. It is a definate challenge finding something unmarked, as I am doing... and hopefully we will both be successful:-)
  37. possibly - Handel - - Chicago Glass - and a few others from early 1900's. check on this site for old slag lamps - might help - or at least get you started, as it did with me. http://www.donslamps...
  38. Thanks!! I do to:-)
  39. Hi - thanks again for the links. The one on the leadedlamps co. does look closely identical to the handel in the catalog and holylamps.com I think I have a variation on the theme. Just wish I co...
  40. here's the link to the one that is like the one I have. . mine might be a variation of that one. http://www.hoylelamps.com/Antique%20Slag%20Lamps.htm
  41. on looking further, the lamp shade was repaired in the past. . and may be rewired... funny thing is, the wiring is white - like aluminum - not copper.
  42. It very beautiful... I wonder if it would hold a 22 pound shade? I contacted Jacksons Auctions and the place I went to (where I purchased this on Frida) see if they could help me in my search for so...
  43. That you very much for your help. I stumbled across a lamp here. It definately looks like the one I have, and is attributed to Handel. Just wish there were a few more pictures that I could see if t...
  44. See more


Funny Little Bench Unusual Art deco pocket watch lamp Magnavox Belvadere My Great Aunts wedding Dress from 1919 My Old Brilliant American Bowl Antique 1600 -1868 Japanese Samurai Candle Red Clay Pot 9.5"


posted 9 months ago
posted 2 years ago