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    Posted 11 months ago

    fortapache
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    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!

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    1. Ben Ben, 11 months ago
      Hiya, fort.
      Glad the new uploader is working well for you!
      Best,
      Ben
    2. blunderbuss2 blunderbuss2, 11 months ago
      That thar ting wood lok grate on mi outhous !
    3. Newfld Newfld, 11 months ago
      Love the candle decoration & it looks perfect hanging in your window
    4. racer4four racer4four, 11 months ago
      Tremendous tackiness!
    5. AnythingObscure AnythingObscure, 11 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, 11 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, 11 months ago
      Thank you very much bb2.
    8. fortapache fortapache, 11 months ago
      And thank you very much Newfld.
    9. fortapache fortapache, 11 months ago
      Thank you very much racer4four.
    10. fortapache fortapache, 11 months ago
      Thank you very much AnythingObscure. The buld would be difficult to replace. Will take great care of it.
    11. fortapache fortapache, 11 months ago
      Thank you
      PhilDMorris
      vetraio50
      Newfld
      TassieDevil
      mikelv85
      nutsabotas6
      BlackWatch
      elanski
      racer4four
      AnythingObscure
      buckethead
      kyratango

    12. fortapache fortapache, 10 months ago
      Thank you aura.
    13. fortapache fortapache, 10 months ago
      Thank you Rick55.
    14. fortapache fortapache, 10 months ago
      Thank you valentino97.

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