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    Posted 5 years ago

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    I spotted this critter in one of my regular stops on my Thrift Shop Route. *GRAB* - $4.95 came out of my wallet.
    I've never seen anything like it. The antennas are a bit worse for wear (one is missing) but that isn't a biggie. This baby is HUGE. I looked on Google Images and didn't find a single one that has distinct, separate wings. I searched fly and and bee metal ashtrays, but am sure this is a fly. I know there is one posted here that is from the early 1900s, but it doesn't look like this one. I looked everywhere and didn't find any marks, either.

    Thanks for coming!

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    1. pops52 pops52, 5 years ago
      So neat!
    2. kyratango kyratango, 5 years ago
      Bug? Buug?!!
      Here I am!!!
      Argh Bonnie! Technically, this is a Bzzz Bzzz!

      Incredible huge fly!!! As cute as Jeff Goldblum was ;-)
    3. TassieDevil TassieDevil, 5 years ago
      That is one big fly!!!!!
    4. jscott0363 jscott0363, 5 years ago
      Oh wow! That is a very cool bee! I've not seen one like this, until now. What an incredible find!!
    5. courtenayantiques courtenayantiques, 5 years ago
      very cool!
    6. antiquerose antiquerose, 5 years ago
      lol ........... A Blue Jays Baseball Mug!!

      Ya must have some Canadian in ya !!!

      Neat Bug too. Big Buggger !!
    7. Efesgirl Efesgirl, 5 years ago
      Thanks for the great comments/love, you guys!

      rose - I bought that mug in 2003 when I was in Toronto. :-)))))
    8. Caperkid, 5 years ago
      Love the mug as well :) Go Jays!
    9. Trey Trey, 5 years ago
      Reminds me of the huge fly from Beetlejuice:)
    10. alecloranca, 5 years ago
      This is awesome! I see the similarity between our hornets-wasps. Makes sense thx

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