nittygritty1962

Halifax ,Nova Scotia,Canada

Hi....Im a daycare teacher ..a married mom of 2 kids and 3 granddaughters...1 cat ..I have been collecting old items for years and scouting yard sales..flea markets Hi....Im a daycare teacher ..a married mom of 2 kids and 3 granddaughters...1 cat ..I have been collecting old items for years and scouting yard sales..flea markets and shops.I sing...paint..write songs and poems ..love nature and read a lot!! There is no end to learn something new and find something cool and interesting ! Happy collecting and good luck in finding new treasures!! (Read more)

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Tramp Art - Military and Wartimein Military and Wart…
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Lunenburg Harbour(A Mac kaskill picture) - Photographsin Photographs
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A pretty dish - Potteryin Pottery
Handpainted vase - China and Dinnerwarein China and Dinnerw…
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Reproduced from an original painting by Jack L. Gray in Nova Scotia - Visual Artin Visual Art

Comments

  1. My dad had the same one!!!
  2. Just simply beautiful!!!!!!
  3. Hi Very nice..no need to restore it...keep it in its original condition ..more value!
  4. WOW my parents had one as well!
  5. I have one that is similar!
  6. I love it as well!
  7. No wonder one is grumpy looking..they sat for a long time for exposure geezzzz
  8. I would say from Mexico!
  9. A beauty!!
  10. My mom had the set before..
  11. Hi Yes outside Halifax.Head of St Margarets Bay
  12. Ok A flask..
  13. Hi I have a Rindskopf vase also have a look at mine...nice!!
  14. Such a beauty..
  15. The pieces of glass are melted on..when you wet the vase it looks colred then dries fast giving it a melted candle wax effect
  16. They have straw in them
  17. I didn't see one..I suppose if so it would give the makers name-
  18. We have one of these-70's-
  19. thanks
  20. If this is an original couch it would of been filled with horsehair for stuffing..this couch if original..it looks to be would of been made late 1800's-1910
  21. I t would be nice to have a 3 D image to see what he would look like front on
  22. Yes the info is correct..I emailed the lady above with some info..interesting indeed
  23. Yes many cool old tins!
  24. THANKS!!
  25. ooops helmet
  26. Hi I have an old ww1 hemet that's a family piece as well just not sure what Hubley man wore it ..it has 1-2 bullet holes right through it
  27. I Bought the engraved box at a pawn shop but family pieces are among the items here!
  28. Hi I do not think its the same picture.thanks
  29. The tin here was the actual tin he ate out of its a canteen??
  30. I have a lamp shade similar in color
  31. I love the colors!
  32. could be WW1
  33. This is called Quimperware saw in in books
  34. Hi I will get on that for you..I went to the archives in Halifax and checked out the microfilm there were many letters he wrote to his mom and also friends during the Napoleonic war he lived in Halifa...
  35. I simply LOVE it anything depicting Blacks wonderful!!!
  36. Thanks!
  37. beautiful!
  38. They all are sweet!
  39. I love the colors and design of the middle vase!
  40. Thanks!!
  41. Its strange the frame did not show hubby took the picture!
  42. love them!
  43. It looks to be the same craft that mourning hair jewelry was made although I would think it is not hair looks to be a cord of some sort -nice!
  44. late 1920'sthey look pretty dapper
  45. love them!
  46. I wonder why all the tents are here I would think bathing huts to put on bathing suits and remove
  47. Wow nice story ..its so soft only one alloy keeping it together pure gold is 24 K-I had an 18K gold womens band before with dings in it also -nice!
  48. click on it twice to get a large picture!
  49. very nice! I have a paperweight one shaped like a fishbowl but not very heavy
  50. possibly Victorian...its lacquered and well painted-
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