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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An old English print..merrymaking in England - Victorian Erain Victorian Era
Handmade Wire and copper vase - Folk Artin Folk Art
Two wonderful pictures - Folk Artin Folk Art
Fun treasures - Fine Jewelryin Fine Jewelry
My family - Photographsin Photographs
England - Visual Artin Visual Art
Cool Collectables - Figurinesin Figurines
Old photos of Marilyn Monroe! - Photographsin Photographs
Cool milk bottles - Bottlesin Bottles
Tramp Art - Military and Wartimein Military and Wart…

Comments

  1. I love it...google tintype to get the approximate age...
  2. Love your dolls-make sure you have the history pertaining to the dolls with them ..it ups the value...nice to have !
  3. Art Deco style-nice!
  4. Hi Thanks
  5. Yes the last name is Hecksel..likely German...if you google founders of Hecksels dog ...something may give you the answer..i would not tamper with them..keep them in their natural state ..nice purchas...
  6. Looks to be bakelite ..there are so many kinds
  7. My dad had the same one!!!
  8. Just simply beautiful!!!!!!
  9. Hi Very nice..no need to restore it...keep it in its original condition ..more value!
  10. WOW my parents had one as well!
  11. I have one that is similar!
  12. I love it as well!
  13. No wonder one is grumpy looking..they sat for a long time for exposure geezzzz
  14. I would say from Mexico!
  15. A beauty!!
  16. My mom had the set before..
  17. Hi Yes outside Halifax.Head of St Margarets Bay
  18. Ok A flask..
  19. Hi I have a Rindskopf vase also have a look at mine...nice!!
  20. Such a beauty..
  21. 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
  22. They have straw in them
  23. I didn't see one..I suppose if so it would give the makers name-
  24. We have one of these-70's-
  25. thanks
  26. 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
  27. I t would be nice to have a 3 D image to see what he would look like front on
  28. Yes the info is correct..I emailed the lady above with some info..interesting indeed
  29. Yes many cool old tins!
  30. THANKS!!
  31. ooops helmet
  32. 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
  33. I Bought the engraved box at a pawn shop but family pieces are among the items here!
  34. Hi I do not think its the same picture.thanks
  35. The tin here was the actual tin he ate out of its a canteen??
  36. I have a lamp shade similar in color
  37. I love the colors!
  38. could be WW1
  39. This is called Quimperware saw in in books
  40. 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...
  41. I simply LOVE it anything depicting Blacks wonderful!!!
  42. Thanks!
  43. beautiful!
  44. They all are sweet!
  45. I love the colors and design of the middle vase!
  46. Thanks!!
  47. Its strange the frame did not show hubby took the picture!
  48. love them!
  49. 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!
  50. late 1920'sthey look pretty dapper
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