Vintage_Joe

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Tapio Wirkkala, Timo Sarpaneva, Alvar Aalto, Gunnel Nyman, Kaj Franck, Oiva Toikka, Nanny Still...etc.. old chinese ceramics, jewelry, old fishing gears, coins, stamTapio Wirkkala, Timo Sarpaneva, Alvar Aalto, Gunnel Nyman, Kaj Franck, Oiva Toikka, Nanny Still...etc.. old chinese ceramics, jewelry, old fishing gears, coins, stamps, vinyl lp's, 1800-century glass, clocks, Arabia ceramics, cameras.....you name it. (Read more)

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"Antica" goblet from Nuutajärvi glassworks - Glasswarein Glassware
Blue vase - Art Glassin Art Glass
"Harald" drinking horn from Iittala glassworks - Art Glassin Art Glass
"Kasperi" jug from Riihimäki glassworks - Art Glassin Art Glass
Pioneer CLD-2950 LD player - Electronicsin Electronics
Ruby Dice bottle/vase from Riihimäki glassworks Finland - Art Glassin Art Glass
Tiny filigran bowl - Art Glassin Art Glass
"Nostalgia" series from Riihimäki glassworks - Art Glassin Art Glass
Discobolus statue research - Art Decoin Art Deco
Rollin Stones C-cassette - Musicin Music

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  1. Thanks vetraio, manikin.....????
  2. In chinese mythology dragon means kingdom. It is symbol rain and spring, and it is also adversary of greed and stinginess.
  3. I did some reserch and notice there is possibility that this yellow color cointains radium sulfate or uranium salt. I found also info that using of self luminous colors stopped 1963 in finland. I hav...
  4. Well, i don't tested it with UV light. But never heard that Riihimäki made uranium glass, consciously. But, never say never :)
  5. Red is made with spike mold technique.
  6. Thanks rose and no, this is not uranium glass.
  7. Lol :)
  8. Nice birds, what is blue one?
  9. Amazing collection.
  10. To zowie, there is fake items out there but these are easy to recognize.
  11. Hi and thanks ;)stwillia76, nice to know. Kiitos itsellesi.
  12. Must be ragdoll :)
  13. Painting style and details leads me advice this is quite new item, late 20th century. Rooster in china, it is symbol of warmth and life of universe it's also means the warlike courage. There is many ...
  14. They can be original Beatles movie posters, i'am not sure.
  15. Thanks Rose.
  16. Thanks Sean :)
  17. There is slight possibility that this can be early Nuutajärvi's glassworks made in 1850. There is lot of bubbles in glass mass and there is no copper rims like muraro items.
  18. This can be made with zanfirico latticino technique.
  19. No, laser disc is still alive and kicking;) in karaoke use. In japan LD movies production continued to late 20th century and there is lot LD movie enthusiasts here.
  20. Thanks for comments. Ruby(red) and cobolt(blue) will no longer be in production in the glass industry. They are harmful to workers health.
  21. I like this tumbler, shape is almost liquid.
  22. Thanks rose ;)
  23. :) i can't post just smiley...
  24. Hint to moderators, we aliens(this is google translate:))need edit function for commenting!
  25. I think this can be full bronze because cast layer is pretty thin and this is quite heavy. Real bronze was 80-90% copper and makes it heavy vs. thin cast iron layer. But this is my first statue can't...
  26. Check marks from clock's backplate or rear movement.
  27. Any marks in bottom?
  28. Looks like majolica, not sure, kind dark photo. Can you take picture from bottom.
  29. Thanks Zowie :)
  30. Ok, thanks.
  31. Active carbon purified vodka from russia, cheers ;)
  32. Smoke grey color was fashionable in 1920's. They can be newer also, but i like them.
  33. Thanks, waiting answer from auction house. This can be museum made repro. I can't find artist mark. Ebay has lot of chinese fakes.
  34. The stand is great and nice color on it.
  35. My plate can be Wa Lee factory made in Hong Kong or China mainland. Wa Lee also painted japanese imported blank plates.
  36. Here is my plate: http://www.collectorsweekly.com/stories/80096-five-roosters-plate I have invisible marking for this one. Does anyone seen these markings, mark don't show until direct bright light...
  37. Hi vikingfan! Try this http://sewingonline.co.uk/forsale/belts.html There is rubber belt that fits many models or if you have old belt you have measure it to order right one, if you don't have old m...
  38. .....or you can also try carefully pull the knob.
  39. Nice watch. You can open it with knife etc. or sometimes pushing the knob will open backplate. Here you can find mfg: http://www.elginnumbers.com
  40. Looks Murano to me.
  41. Can you take photo from stamp?
  42. Flint has formed a closure of the surrounding rock. Native americans are noticed beauty of it and use it as decorative purpose. What KY meas and where is it?
  43. Amazing piece! This must be decorative piece for cutting, early knife etc. I think there is no many of these with flint eyes.
  44. Yes i know. http://www.collectorsweekly.com/stories/140716-terracotta-flask
  45. Hi There is many swirl items are called name by "baccara" many these repro items are made pressed glass. This is most copied glass theme in the world. Real Baccara(France) items are made in crystal...
  46. I'am not expert for these but i would say these items are made over thousands of years like oil lamps in same area, in same traditional way by hands. You have to be almost museum curator to say are t...
  47. Very nice, if you find old scotch sigle malt jug i'am interested :) Is this old? http://www.ebay.com/itm/271672169679
  48. Very nice i have all vintage like i do ;) Read ya, bye!
  49. Or mortal?
  50. So, is this(seal) like a note in letter that king is immortal?
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