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Amiar

Amiar

Sydney NSW

Since my Granddad gave me a box of things he loved...I have been a collector of history in all forms of art Such as, bottles... coins... stamps... old rusty parts & Since my Granddad gave me a box of things he loved...I have been a collector of history in all forms of art Such as, bottles... coins... stamps... old rusty parts & pieces.... (Read more)

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Old Metal Pieces Cleaned Up to reveal a few surprises - Accessoriesin Accessories
A couple of old Machete's I love - Asianin Asian
My 105 yr old well used...1911 Threepence  - World Coinsin World Coins
My Nanna's Brass Thimble - Sewingin Sewing
My most heaviest Glazed Vintage Pot?  - Potteryin Pottery
My very old Laying Egg - Asianin Asian
My Favourie Little Unknown Ink Bottle from DRALA BERLIN - Bottlesin Bottles
My Vintage House Bits n Pieces - Tools and Hardwarein Tools and Hardware
A Cup With A Difference - Glasswarein Glassware
Marbles Anyone - Art Glassin Art Glass

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  1. WOW That ones in a very nice condition...I have one and have just cleaned it up after finding it in an old rubbish dump years ago and found the inscription...
  2. No I haven't AddisonPascal...I wouldn't even know where to start doing those things...I don't give a lot of time to this...it is simply a pastime & I will probably eventually give it all to a museum t...
  3. Very Beautiful..though I know nothing of its origin...
  4. Yes sorry Racer4four...I didn't mention that...lol thank you
  5. Wow awesome Tassiedevil...Kewl Jug ????
  6. Thanks maryh1956 It does look like a shoe print...cheers
  7. Thanks Efsgirl...I've been also told it is very old & my nana used them for the hens lol laying eggs...I also have one with no hole but no print on it...Hmmm interesting cheers
  8. Me too TassieDevil....That's what I Found also....thanks for your research
  9. lol forapache…I wouldn't know what to do with any of it…cheers
  10. Hey racer4four…sorry I didnt see your comment…thanks for your comments…they are very heavy sturdy ashtrays and quite beautiful…I have a few different theme ashtrays…cheers
  11. Thks Efesgirl…I have a few smaller tortoises…It is a very beautiful piece cheers
  12. lol how cool…what do you mean Rockbat…do you need certain wiring or something to use them again…interesting
  13. What an interesting doll...I kind of remember dolls being really big but that is the biggest Muscley doll I've ever seen but what I find interesting is the face...It has such character & has such a pr...
  14. Thanks Rockbat...ok so they did ha...that's good to know...I think you are right...they are ceramic cheers
  15. Sorry 4 all the ?Q marks...they were smileys :-)
  16. Gorgeous Idea...Love to see it glow in the dark...????????????????
  17. Wow...I was just looking at all my candle holders...but none near as beautiful as these...beautttifful
  18. Gorgeous
  19. Beautiful
  20. Cheers TassieDevil....that's interesting & you explained it very well...I couldn't understand other explanations though they practically said basically that...The Makers Mark...Lincoln....is another i...
  21. She is very tall like my granddad who was over 7 ft tall & had to bend over everytime he walked through a door...the big old umbrellas would not even reach to the top of his legs and he had to bend ov...
  22. Thankyu Celiene :)
  23. Years n Years Ago on 'The Little Rascal' lol....Very Cool
  24. This TassieDevil...It is quite beautiful....I may have smaller ones with turtle/tortoises...lol....ill have a look & put them up cheers
  25. Beautiful....sorry I know nothing about it but it is very beautiful
  26. Absolutely....TassieDevil....I am very grateful to all the comments...they put me onto the right track....many blessings
  27. Yes antiquerose ....they are just so beautiful faults n all...I don't have a lot either...maybe 50 or so thank you for your input.... Cheers
  28. It's a very beautiful bottle...love it...
  29. Thanks OlofZ & racer4four…they are part of a paint palette… thankyou
  30. Thankyou PostCardCollector…thats very interesting…I have been told similar but had no luck researching its origin and I think they are Chinese characters...
  31. I'm thinking they are moulds for something but I can't imagine what...the star is embedded but is not that deep
  32. Cool...what do you mean...do you know what they were used for? The larger ones are 5cm in width & the smaller ones 3.8 cm's
  33. Thanks Efesgirl I've not heard of a trivet but I will check that out It is quite beautiful yes... Thanks again
  34. No it sort of looks ceramic underneath and it has bits of something hard stuck on it....thats probably why it looks like Iron maybe cheers
  35. Thankyou Uncle Ron...I did try a magnet but no stick
  36. Thanks Valentino97...
  37. Thanks TassieDevil....you are right...I've found a few crucibles from looking....though not sure if it was used to melt Gold....hmm maybe that is what is stuck all over it...lol Thanks heaps
  38. Very very beautiful...love it
  39. thanks for the love everyone...awesome info
  40. Omg how gorgeous...
  41. The hole is big enough & yes it is small enough to fit in a purse
  42. Oh yes Katherine....they are similar however, I think that one is pure Ivory....I don't think these elephants have more than 7oz's of Ivory all up...very informative piece...thank you so much
  43. Postcard collector....thank you so much...I love it...funny how adverts used so many children characters in their adverts...lol cheers....Wish I had the lid...
  44. I'm not sure it is from an Arabic Navy Tassiedevil, because of the crown and the intitials HMQ...N but I did look that up & found no mention of a ship or navy...I'm thinking the N stands for Navy some...
  45. Thanks all...I have researched all the above and find very little results but I will keep researching...something might come up...cheers
  46. Hi Postcardcollector...I'm not sure if that is where this little man comes from but I do know it was made for some specific reason...not sure if it was a program or a promo thing like you say but I am...
  47. Lol...that's my name for them mini-bots...antique/vintage perfumes/colognes...but I wonder what kind of lid this Scottie had?
  48. Thank you Efesgirl...It probably is brass...It just looks goldy underneath lol but yes I will take it to a Jeweller one day...Kind Regards
  49. Thank you...I will...cheers
  50. Thanks Katherine....I do know of new regulations around Ivory...however, I haven't really examined it closely as I inherited this from my granddad but I'll have to check it out more thoroughly....not ...
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