Phatbuddha

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Hi, I work at a rubbish dump in london uk and now and again I find some Interesting antiques, Which is amazing as i love antiques. its crazy what some people Throw Hi, I work at a rubbish dump in london uk and now and again I find some Interesting antiques, Which is amazing as i love antiques. its crazy what some people Throw away. it is a great place to work,we get alot of Different things coming in to the dump, new and old but lucky for me I'm the only one at work who is into antiques, it's like a Treasure hunt everyday lol I've got a good eye I just need to find out the info on some of the Pieces. to Rescue what I can from the dump is really cool. I Collections assorts, 18th 19th books, 50's 60's 70's Records, Old dolls n teddy s, Old Weapons, Glass, Paintings, Old Ivory, Grotesque Erotic Unusual eerie Weird Ugly Creepy Gothic n Bizarre antiques. War memorabilia, Old 30's 40's 50's n so onMagazines Any memorabilia, Old boxes, Jewellery, Coins, Comics, Old bank notes, Old Postcards, Old Watches Pottery, Oriental art, Art, Carved wood, 60's 70's 80's Badges, Anything that is old and looks nice. This site is going to help me out a lot :) (Read more)

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Mexican Clay frogs money bank  - Folk Artin Folk Art
 Interesting vintage Wine glasses with a bottle stoppers  - Glasswarein Glassware
A Collection of antique weapons  - Military and Wartimein Military and Wart…
A Collection of  grotesque faces  - Folk Artin Folk Art
A Collection of Jewelry found at the dump - Fine Jewelryin Fine Jewelry
 A  Collection of Bracelets found at the dump  - Fine Jewelryin Fine Jewelry
 Japanese silver figures and a salt Pot - Asianin Asian
 Japanese chopsticks with carry case  - Asianin Asian
Thewa Work Deer Hunting scene bracelet  - Fine Jewelryin Fine Jewelry
Vintage movie posters  - Posters and Printsin Posters and Prints

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  1. Oh yeah there was some Mexican art pieces with that load too. I will have a look at Mexican clay art animals and see if I can see anything like these. Thanks manikin
  2. Thanks Chris, That is great news, I've just looked up British Army Musician's sword and I think your right. I though that sword was genuine. Thanks again.
  3. Hi vetraio, I've never hear of epergne, so I've looked it up and I think you could be right, they do look like the glass pieces. Thanks :)
  4. Thanks fortapache for your information. I think you are right on the bayonets, the African spears maybe repro as with one of the swords but the one with the brass handed is real sharp and just has s...
  5. Thanks for all your comments, out of all my collections these are my favourite. Gus looks great, he would fit right into this Mötley Crüe of Scalawags
  6. Hi. Robert, So great to hear from you! Don't feel like someone threw the painting away on purporse, that is not always the case. Many valuable and personal items find their way to the dump, throug...
  7. Thanks vintagefran, I know it's ridiculous what some people throwaway Happy new year to you too, hope you had a lovely time.
  8. Happy new year to you vetraio50, hope you had a nice time.
  9. What year do you think the beaded bracelet was made, 1960's ?
  10. I wish the photos was cleaner, they look a bit dull.
  11. I thought it was in German. Thanks efesgirl
  12. I saw the same episode, they got some great finds, all them saved from the landfill never to be seen again. I've just took some photos Some of my Jewelry that I got from the dump I will post soon. ...
  13. Thanks efesgirl, I will be posting more Jewelry on here soon. Thanks again kyratango, it is a lovely piece, not sure what the metal is, is does need a good clean but I will let someone who knows ...
  14. Yes I found it at the dump, I work there driving the shovels n cranes, I've been working there 12 years n have found a unbelievable amount of antiques among other things. Most of my items on here are...
  15. I know, it's crazy what people throw away. I try not to question it. I work at the rubbish dump and find amazing items all the time. I got a lovely silver bowl with this load but it was badly dented...
  16. Hi celiene, Yes I work at the rubbish dump and find all my items I list on here. It's ridiculous what people throw away.
  17. This is a lovely trunk great find
  18. Thanks for your comments, this was a really cool find
  19. delete commentPhatbuddha Phatbuddha, Just now Thanks for all your comments, it is a interesting piece of history
  20. Thanks for your comment efesgirl, I wasn't sure if braun and hogenberg was the makers or the retailer. I know it's a print but it's a really old print, why do you think it's not 400 years old? Fr...
  21. Hi guys :) It's been awhile since I was on here. I will be posting more of my finds again just been a busy busy bee lately. It looks just like yours antiquerose, it's a slightly different shape...
  22. Hi The20thCenturyJoy, I think it was on one of the legs I had to sell mine as it was a huge. Good luck :) Dave
  23. Your in the same boat as me then Roycroft. That's good to hear walksoftly This is a toughie, I'm not having much joy : /
  24. Hi walksoftly :) Hope you are doing well. It doesn't look like something made in the UK. The only T.A.G I know of would be the watch, I had a look but couldn't find anything yet. il see if ...
  25. Thanks tubeamp and olofz you are right it's a crown, the shape of the shied is the same on the crown and mine doesn't have the elephant on it. I've weight it and it's 14.1g The sliver Half crown ...
  26. Cool piece, she got a good look.
  27. Hi surfdub66, Thank you for finding him so quick, it was lucky as they took it down (again after editing them) just after you posted your message. It's ridiculous you can't show a Picture of the ...
  28. Thanks guys, I'm looking forward to putting them on individually so you can have a better look on each of them
  29. Merry Christmas vetraio50
  30. Thanks tubeamp for your info, I was stuck on his name,, You have make it easyer for me to look his stuff up.
  31. I wish my girlfriend tho they was cute lol
  32. I wouldn't say I'm big on them but when they are on the telly I'm watching it. They remind me of my childhood as my mum watched them all the time.
  33. Sid has the best laugh,that alone makes me want to watch one of the films lol
  34. Thanks for your info guys,it was really helpful It got alittle heated in here so I tho I would wait to thank you. Hiya Walksoftly, I did try but couldn't focuses properly, maybe it needs a clean...
  35. Thanks guys , glad to be back. I've got some good finds lately it's just hard finding the time to post them on here. Hope you are doing well :)
  36. That's a great find :)
  37. I got that other amphora dragon vase :) it's beautiful I will put it on here when I get the time. Thanks again for posting your one
  38. VintageFran this is one of my favourite pieces
  39. AmberRose a lot of my friends go to Thailand too, my brother goes there all the time. I can't wait, as I've never left Europe. Thanks vintageFran for all your kind comments, I love Gothic n unusua...
  40. Thanks nutsabotas6, I do like the war stuff I find,it's one of my favourite collections
  41. Just had a look at Laos too,it looks beautiful. definitely going to past through there I'm looking forward to seeing Angkor Wat I love how the trees have grow over the temples. Beautiful old woo...
  42. Thanks racer4four I was thinking the same when I took the photos AmberRose that is great, I will do the the same, I thinking of going to Cambodia so I mite sell a couple of these to help fund my trip
  43. That is such a shame, i hope your landlord and his Insurance company is sorting it all out for you. I feel for you.
  44. Hi Sean glad you them too :) Thanks antiquerose fortapache I've got both sexual organs for that model, I just did that for my own entertain lol thanks Walksoftly thanks :) Pops52 thank...
  45. Thanks for your info parrotandpitbull, I've got them of the dump I work at so I've got no info on them. I was just wondering if they was worth getting them cleaned at a specialists. Thanks again
  46. Thanks for introducing me to amphora and Freiwald they is a lot of beautiful pieces out there :)
  47. I've never heard of Amphora till I see this piece, Thanks for showing it. I can't wait to get a piece or two :)
  48. Lol yeah I'm watching it, I haven't got the money for it yet but I'm going to save up. I think your one is better in Detail. They is a lovely bat one on there too. I'm going to have to start mak...
  49. Thanks aphonik for spotting that, not sure why I thought it was a whiskey
  50. I've falling in love This is a beautiful piece
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