Share your favorites on Show & Tell

Tacky Plastic Candle and Wreath 1950s With Original Box

In Christmas > Show & Tell.
Recent activity19018 of 191691I Cracked Open My Own GeodeEskimo Model 54R Electric Fan C irca 1950
17
Love it
0
Like it

SEAN68SEAN68 loves this.
TreyTrey loves this.
valentino97valentino97 loves this.
Rick55Rick55 loves this.
auraaura loves this.
kyratangokyratango loves this.
bucketheadbuckethead loves this.
AnythingObscureAnythingObscure loves this.
racer4fourracer4four loves this.
elanskielanski loves this.
BlackWatchBlackWatch loves this.
nutsabotas6nutsabotas6 loves this.
mikelv85mikelv85 loves this.
TassieDevilTassieDevil loves this.
NewfldNewfld loves this.
vetraio50vetraio50 loves this.
PhilDMorrisPhilDMorris loves this.
See 15 more
Add to collection
    NULL

Please create an account, or Log in here

If you don't have an account, create one here.


Create a Show & TellReport as inappropriate



Posted 8 months ago

fortapache
(1690 items)

Oh boy a new improved program for uploading a post. Seems to work well especially the photo uploader.
Anyway this was my first vintage ornament I picked up this year. It's a little cloth covered wreath 9"across with a plastic candle typical for decorations of the 1950s and 1960s. A nice touch for this piece is that the cord is wrapped in fabric so one spared having to look at a tacky plastic cord dangling down.
This has the original box which is nothing much to look upon but as a toy collector I like to have the boxes.
M ore exciting Christmas decorations coming up!

Comments

  1. Ben Ben, 8 months ago
    Hiya, fort.
    Glad the new uploader is working well for you!
    Best,
    Ben
  2. blunderbuss2 blunderbuss2, 8 months ago
    That thar ting wood lok grate on mi outhous !
  3. Newfld Newfld, 8 months ago
    Love the candle decoration & it looks perfect hanging in your window
  4. racer4four racer4four, 7 months ago
    Tremendous tackiness!
  5. AnythingObscure AnythingObscure, 7 months ago
    Be careful with that red light bulb that's in it fort -- *that* also looks to be vintage 1950's to me?!! (maybe original to the decoration, even?) I'm pretty sure similar bulbs are still made (or at least available) but no longer with that nifty 'flame' pattern to the glass. LOVE the red cloth-covered cord w/bakelite plug too!! <applause>
  6. fortapache fortapache, 7 months ago
    Thank you very much Ben. The new category selector seems to work well too. Not sure how to select a 2nd category will work.
  7. fortapache fortapache, 7 months ago
    Thank you very much bb2.
  8. fortapache fortapache, 7 months ago
    And thank you very much Newfld.
  9. fortapache fortapache, 7 months ago
    Thank you very much racer4four.
  10. fortapache fortapache, 7 months ago
    Thank you very much AnythingObscure. The buld would be difficult to replace. Will take great care of it.
  11. fortapache fortapache, 7 months ago
    Thank you
    PhilDMorris
    vetraio50
    Newfld
    TassieDevil
    mikelv85
    nutsabotas6
    BlackWatch
    elanski
    racer4four
    AnythingObscure
    buckethead
    kyratango

  12. fortapache fortapache, 7 months ago
    Thank you aura.
  13. fortapache fortapache, 7 months ago
    Thank you Rick55.
  14. fortapache fortapache, 7 months ago
    Thank you valentino97.

Want to post a comment?

Create an account or login in order to post a comment.