nittygritty1962

Halifax ,Nova Scotia,Canada

Hi....Im a daycare teacher ..a married mom of 2 kids and 2 grandkids..2 cats ..I have been collecting old items for years and scouting yard sales..flea markets and sHi....Im a daycare teacher ..a married mom of 2 kids and 2 grandkids..2 cats ..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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A letter from Lt James Crawley during the Napoleonic war - Paperin Paper
An old baby bottle and silver childs mug - Bottlesin Bottles
A set of wonderful mugs graniteware creamers..and a mouse trap 
wood maybe souvenoir bottles - Advertisingin Advertising
Fun treasures 
A wonderful little trunk - Furniturein Furniture
An old winter scene - Photographsin Photographs
My lovely shelf of goodies! 
An Array of Old Bottles and More - Bottlesin Bottles
Painting on convex glass - Visual Artin Visual Art

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  1. 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...
  2. loveeeeeee it!
  3. I simply LOVE it anything depicting Blacks wonderful!!!
  4. Thanks!
  5. beautiful!
  6. They all are sweet!
  7. I love the colors and design of the middle vase!
  8. seems it may be called rootbeer or apple juice
  9. Thanks!!
  10. Its strange the frame did not show hubby took the picture!
  11. love them!
  12. 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!
  13. late 1920'sthey look pretty dapper
  14. love them!
  15. I wonder why all the tents are here I would think bathing huts to put on bathing suits and remove
  16. 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!
  17. click on it twice to get a large picture!
  18. very nice! I have a paperweight one shaped like a fishbowl but not very heavy
  19. possibly Victorian...its lacquered and well painted-
  20. Thanks I picked it up years agoooo
  21. I have one similar its a watch
  22. I would say its a vase because there is no handle its nice but not murano
  23. I have some clay marbles dad gave me also I found 3 in the wall of our home when we renovated years ago ..I enjoyed playing marbles and winning many ..my poor cousin lost her whole bag to me ..not sur...
  24. wonderful keepsake!
  25. lol nice!!
  26. They appear to be clay handrolled marbles with designs and dyes.nice!!
  27. so pretty ! love it!!
  28. I have one similar I will post again
  29. so pretty!
  30. A GI Joe looking face...nicely painted bisque-!
  31. I will get him to take more photos soon
  32. thanks friends
  33. his head does not turn you can see the line under his belly so its cast a fine seam as if he was sliced
  34. not sure
  35. cool mine is similar I will post it again
  36. we had him yearssssssssssss
  37. Hi sorry I did not get back sooner but the dog does not have any screws just a seam-so hes original
  38. I will thanks
  39. the pendant?
  40. Have a look at mine I posted them
  41. wow I have sandals similar to these thought they were mine that \I may of posted earlier but I did on another site..mine has buckles but the sewed seam up the front as yours
  42. I have one also
  43. maybe it held a face powder...white.or a rogue
  44. seems to be art glass from the 60's
  45. Nice I have the same one
  46. sweet!!
  47. Love Love it!
  48. so beautiful!
  49. looks to me to be Vaseline opalescent
  50. Back at that time people had to sit sometimes over an hour before the photo was taken ...this is sweet love hair jewelery
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