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my (Miller) LITE BEER neon sign - Brewerianaby Anythin…
in Breweriana
another pair of mid century modern salt/pepper shakers - Kitchenby Anythin…
in Kitchen
deck of HARRAH'S CASINO playing cards with a curious notation - Cardsby Anythin…
in Cards
 deck of PIEDMONT AIRLINES playing cards - Cardsby Anythin…
in Cards
more 'musical noisemakers', basically bells - Toysby Anythin…
in Toys
3 pair of kids 'rhythm instruments' cymbals - Toysby Anythin…
in Toys
REDUX: mid century modern hanging globe light - Lampsby Anythin…
in Lamps
finally got my Kit-Cat Klock on the wall! - Clocksby Anythin…
in Clocks
carved oak panel from an old church pipe organ - Furnitureby Anythin…
in Furniture
(pay)"Phone" booth sign - Telephonesby Anythin…
in Telephones
(pay)"Phone Inside" double sided metal sign - Telephonesby Anythin…
in Telephones
large fancy antique 'pressed glass' (?) hanging light globe  - Lampsby Anythin…
in Lamps
cast metal "MONTGOMERY Dependable ESCALATORS" nameplate  - Advertisingby Anythin…
in Advertising
three embossed metal CORONA EXTRA beer bottle signs - Brewerianaby Anythin…
in Breweriana
a little tiger in MY tank! - Toysby Anythin…
in Toys
WAFFLE HOUSE restaurant dinner plate - China and Dinnerwareby Anythin…
in China and Dinnerw…
antique icebox door handle and hinges - Tools and Hardwareby Anythin…
in Tools and Hardware
pair of CHASE CO. art deco chrome bud vases, 1942 - Art Decoby Anythin…
in Art Deco
old 'pocket' voltmeter testers - Electronicsby Anythin…
in Electronics
four flutes and a whistle - Musical Instrumentsby Anythin…
in Musical Instruments
old 'pocket' voltmeter electrical tester by STERLING - Electronicsby Anythin…
in Electronics
3pcs. FIRE-KING Jade-ite soup bowls - Glasswareby Anythin…
in Glassware
two flavors of airline dishes by Pfaltzgraff - Advertisingby Anythin…
in Advertising
small old signaling/PA horn speaker by RCA - Electronicsby Anythin…
in Electronics
1966 wooden PEPSI case crate - Bottlesby Anythin…
in Bottles
GRANNY'S PRODUCTS INC. 1 pint canister jar - Bottlesby Anythin…
in Bottles
1957 upholstered swivel-rocker chair - Furnitureby Anythin…
in Furniture
another old gooseneck desk lamp - Lampsby Anythin…
in Lamps
WWII era sword scabbard belt hook and chain - Tools and Hardwareby Anythin…
in Tools and Hardware
'bullet' tie tack - Accessoriesby Anythin…
in Accessories
my set of 1970's CLACKERS - Toysby Anythin…
in Toys
iron RAZ R EDGE woodsplitting wedge - Tools and Hardwareby Anythin…
in Tools and Hardware
RICOPY FT4060 ceramic 'photocopy machine' ashtray - Tobaccianaby Anythin…
in Tobacciana
old 'receipt spindle' with fancy iron base - Officeby Anythin…
in Office
copper/brass 'miniature plumbing' tie clip - Accessoriesby Anythin…
in Accessories
my A&W rootbeer mugs just got a 'baby brother'?! - Kitchenby Anythin…
in Kitchen
10pc 'set' of old stainless flatware with red bakelite handles - Kitchenby Anythin…
in Kitchen
WESTERN ELECTRIC/Bell System telephone speaker - Telephonesby Anythin…
in Telephones
another GUARDIAN SERVICE 'triangle pot'!! - Kitchenby Anythin…
in Kitchen
two "similar" old stainless serving spoons w/red bakelite handles  - Kitchenby Anythin…
in Kitchen
today's CURBSIDE PRIZE! - Furnitureby Anythin…
in Furniture
AMPCO "BERYLLIUM" ball-pein 'non-sparking' hammer - Tools and Hardwareby Anythin…
in Tools and Hardware
pair of 'non-sparking' brass (bronze??) needle nose pliers - Tools and Hardwareby Anythin…
in Tools and Hardware
re-sealed deck of playing cards from THE PRESIDENT Riverboat Casino - Cardsby Anythin…
in Cards
unopened deck of MODERN WOODMEN OF AMERICA playing cards - Cardsby Anythin…
in Cards
old TONKA toy Jeep dump truck - Model Carsby Anythin…
in Model Cars
old HOLIDAY INN telephone book cover - Advertisingby Anythin…
in Advertising
"gift boxed" SANTA FE RAILWAY ashtray - Railroadianaby Anythin…
in Railroadiana
glass TELEPHONE (booth) sign, 1960's - Signsby Anythin…
in Signs
old GREIST cast iron gooseneck desk lamp - Lampsby Anythin…
in Lamps
mahogany glass-doored bookcase - Furnitureby Anythin…
in Furniture
PILOT stapler by ACE FASTENER CORP. - Officeby Anythin…
in Office
small angled 'reverse action' pliers - Tools and Hardwareby Anythin…
in Tools and Hardware
the last two little glass advertising ashtrays - Tobaccianaby Anythin…
in Tobacciana
pair of SLICK WILLY'S ashtrays - Tobaccianaby Anythin…
in Tobacciana
five small 'hotel branded' glass ashtrays - Tobaccianaby Anythin…
in Tobacciana
set of 4 long VOOS STAINLESS kitchen/grill utensils - Kitchenby Anythin…
in Kitchen
JUSTRITE self-inking adjustable date PAID stamp machine - Officeby Anythin…
in Office
does anybody know what this 'spool thing" is??? - Sewingby Anythin…
in Sewing
PALMER industrial thermometer - Tools and Hardwareby Anythin…
in Tools and Hardware
UNIVERSAL BODYBUILDING mail order course, 1970's - Booksby Anythin…
in Books
two stone (onyx?) paperweights - Officeby Anythin…
in Office
small yellow 'pressed glass' (?) border/corner piece from an old front door - Glasswareby Anythin…
in Glassware
set of (now) "antique auto" tune-up instruments - Tools and Hardwareby Anythin…
in Tools and Hardware
Grandpa B's 2-man logging saw - Tools and Hardwareby Anythin…
in Tools and Hardware
RIP, "Hef" - Tobaccianaby Anythin…
in Tobacciana
clear glass paperweight with bubbles - Art Glassby Anythin…
in Art Glass
handful of old auger drill bits - Tools and Hardwareby Anythin…
in Tools and Hardware
old flame-heated soldering iron - Tools and Hardwareby Anythin…
in Tools and Hardware
old iron ice chipper tool with bottle opener handle - Tools and Hardwareby Anythin…
in Tools and Hardware
little DUNLAP hand crank drill - Tools and Hardwareby Anythin…
in Tools and Hardware
I finally got my silver rings fixed yesterday! - Silverby Anythin…
in Silver
little 'manicure tool' (?) with ivory (?) handle - Accessoriesby Anythin…
in Accessories
unmarked squarish amber glass candy(?) dish - Glasswareby Anythin…
in Glassware
HOCKING GREEN depression glass tea canister - Glasswareby Anythin…
in Glassware
funky old aluminum whistling kettle - Kitchenby Anythin…
in Kitchen
KNOX MOTOR SERVICE INC. metal advertising clip - Advertisingby Anythin…
in Advertising
CAVANAUGH hat box - Hatsby Anythin…
in Hats
another H&B baseball bat, MICKEY MANTLE - Baseballby Anythin…
in Baseball
old SPALDING VARSITY football, John Unitas - Footballby Anythin…
in Football
the PRESTO jar and closure - Bottlesby Anythin…
in Bottles
2 deck set of DOHRN TRANSFER playing cards, 1960's - Cardsby Anythin…
in Cards
old metal nut-chopper with glass measuring cup  - Kitchenby Anythin…
in Kitchen
old glass refrigerator dish lid - Glasswareby Anythin…
in Glassware
small cast iron hanging bell with "horse" bracket - Tools and Hardwareby Anythin…
in Tools and Hardware
small KESSLER BLENDED WHISKY 'church key' with corkscrew  - Brewerianaby Anythin…
in Breweriana
another old wood chisel, this one made in England - Tools and Hardwareby Anythin…
in Tools and Hardware
pretty little glass cruet with stopper - Glasswareby Anythin…
in Glassware
one more old rat trap - Tools and Hardwareby Anythin…
in Tools and Hardware
WALWORTH GENUINE STILLSON 18 pipe wrench - Tools and Hardwareby Anythin…
in Tools and Hardware
old LAKESIDE chisel with wood and leather handle - Tools and Hardwareby Anythin…
in Tools and Hardware
old CRAFTSMAN hand drill, "cordless" model ;-) - Tools and Hardwareby Anythin…
in Tools and Hardware
pair of "STEELDRAULIC BRAKES" pliers by DURO CHROME - Tools and Hardwareby Anythin…
in Tools and Hardware
'pre-cordless' CRAFTSMAN "60" screwdriver attachment for electric drill - Tools and Hardwareby Anythin…
in Tools and Hardware
pair of old metal LIONEL model train cars - Model Trainsby Anythin…
in Model Trains
here's my bunch of (common) glass insulators - Tools and Hardwareby Anythin…
in Tools and Hardware
BUSY BOY TOOL CHEST (formerly) with SAFE VINYL TOOLS - Toysby Anythin…
in Toys
'barn-find' half-gallon liquor bottle - Bottlesby Anythin…
in Bottles
old TONKA Jeep pickup truck - Toysby Anythin…
in Toys
pair of old TONKA Volkswagen Beetles - Toysby Anythin…
in Toys
white GLASBAKE covered 2-quart casserole - Kitchenby Anythin…
in Kitchen
red enamelware pitcher with black handle - Kitchenby Anythin…
in Kitchen
boxful of Coca-Cola "all purpose" cardboard signs - Coca-Colaby Anythin…
in Coca-Cola
glass syrup dispenser jar with green bakelite (?) handle - Kitchenby Anythin…
in Kitchen
white and gold glazed ceramic pitcher, JAPAN - Potteryby Anythin…
in Pottery
NOX rat trap, made in Abingdon, IL - Tools and Hardwareby Anythin…
in Tools and Hardware
old CUMMINS handheld electric drill - Tools and Hardwareby Anythin…
in Tools and Hardware
old RUMMY "GRAPEFRUIT DRINK" thermometer in need of help - Advertisingby Anythin…
in Advertising
my Grandpa's official "township employee" rain coat?? - Mens Clothingby Anythin…
in Mens Clothing
old EMPIRE 1-cup aluminum percolator - Kitchenby Anythin…
in Kitchen
old wooden-handled meat fork - Kitchenby Anythin…
in Kitchen
old(?) PYREX dish lifter with glass handle - Glasswareby Anythin…
in Glassware
old hand-crank eggbeater - Kitchenby Anythin…
in Kitchen
SMITH-CORONA "STERLING" portable typewriter with case - Officeby Anythin…
in Office
old embossed copper "CARDS" clip - Officeby Anythin…
in Office
1970's K-MART 'cube' AM transistor radio - Radiosby Anythin…
in Radios
my SONY AM/FM table radio - Radiosby Anythin…
in Radios
old GENERAL ELECTRIC 'low-voltage' home lighting control parts - Electronicsby Anythin…
in Electronics
small white ceramic/milk glass PORCELIER light fixture - Lampsby Anythin…
in Lamps
WHAT ON EARTH IS THIS 'CAGE THING'??? by Anythin…
 
old adjustable exam stool from a Doctor's office? - Furnitureby Anythin…
in Furniture
DIETZ No.2 D-LITE kerosene lantern - Lampsby Anythin…
in Lamps
(Sears) SILVERTONE blue ceramic lightning arrester - Electronicsby Anythin…
in Electronics
old AIRCO combination wrench - Tools and Hardwareby Anythin…
in Tools and Hardware
old cast iron enamelware (?) spittoon - Tobaccianaby Anythin…
in Tobacciana
ABINGDON POTTERY 'windowbox' planter - Potteryby Anythin…
in Pottery
5 pcs of white/red enamelware - Kitchenby Anythin…
in Kitchen
old MONARCH FINER FOODS lion logo glass jar - Bottlesby Anythin…
in Bottles
funky little steel office (?) stool/chair on wheels - Furnitureby Anythin…
in Furniture
ROTARY INTERNATIONAL purple HAEGER POTTERY ashtray  - Potteryby Anythin…
in Pottery
17c STALEY STA-FLO STARCH 1-quart bottle - Bottlesby Anythin…
in Bottles
HOME JUICE CO. half gallon glass jug - Bottlesby Anythin…
in Bottles
antique oak 3 drawer chest on legs - Furnitureby Anythin…
in Furniture
my first KEEN KUTTER tool! - Tools and Hardwareby Anythin…
in Tools and Hardware
green/gilt ceramic ashtray - Tobaccianaby Anythin…
in Tobacciana
HELP ME RESIST!!!by Anythin…
 
box of STANDARD WHITE CHALK CRAYONS - Officeby Anythin…
in Office
small LUFKIN MEZURALL tape measure  - Tools and Hardwareby Anythin…
in Tools and Hardware
old, well used YANKEE hand drill - Tools and Hardwareby Anythin…
in Tools and Hardware
1920's SQUARE D stop/start station - Electronicsby Anythin…
in Electronics
old heat lamp (?) fixture, maybe from a farm/barn (?) - Lampsby Anythin…
in Lamps
pair of old aluminum MUFFINAIRE cupcake pans - Kitchenby Anythin…
in Kitchen
old lighted FIRE ESCAPE sign - Lampsby Anythin…
in Lamps
smallish old SQUARE D SAFETY SWITCH - Electronicsby Anythin…
in Electronics
green lettered 'edgelit' EXIT sign - Lampsby Anythin…
in Lamps
old ALKCO (?) lighted EXIT sign - Lampsby Anythin…
in Lamps
ca. 1921 brass fire-hose water valve - Firefightingby Anythin…
in Firefighting
BLENKO glass bookend - Art Glassby Anythin…
in Art Glass
still violating my own rule (redux just for more pics) - Musical Instrumentsby Anythin…
in Musical Instruments
I'm violating my own rule... - Musical Instrumentsby Anythin…
in Musical Instruments
european lighted EXIT sign  - Lampsby Anythin…
in Lamps
tiny CARSTAIRS whisky bottle screwdriver  - Advertisingby Anythin…
in Advertising
mid century modern hanging "white sphere" light fixture - Lampsby Anythin…
in Lamps
and here's my *antique* tube tester... - Electronicsby Anythin…
in Electronics
HEATHKIT [audio] SIGNAL TRACER - Electronicsby Anythin…
in Electronics
EICO portable vacuum tube tester - Electronicsby Anythin…
in Electronics
3 generations of BEST WESTERN HOTEL ashtrays - Advertisingby Anythin…
in Advertising
old glass "APPLICATORS" jar/lid from a doctor's office - Glasswareby Anythin…
in Glassware
oval dinner plate/platter from an 'Asian buffet' restaurant? - China and Dinnerwareby Anythin…
in China and Dinnerw…
The BUMP PAPER FASTENER, in its original box - Officeby Anythin…
in Office
old GULF HOUSEHOLD OIL dropper can  - Petrolianaby Anythin…
in Petroliana
old ESSOLUBE steel motor oil can - Petrolianaby Anythin…
in Petroliana
antique BULLDOG SAFETY SWITCH - Electronicsby Anythin…
in Electronics
A.H.T.D. (Arkansas Highway and Transportation Dept.) license plates - Classic Carsby Anythin…
in Classic Cars
TURN-O-MATIC "NOW SERVING" flip-sign - Signsby Anythin…
in Signs
BALLY XENON pinball machine original art - Coin Operatedby Anythin…
in Coin Operated
old KNIGHT WIDEBAND OSCILLOSCOPE - Electronicsby Anythin…
in Electronics
U.S. ARMY SIGNAL CORPS [capacitor] ANALYZER - Electronicsby Anythin…
in Electronics
old INTERMATIC TIME SWITCH in its original cardboard box - Electronicsby Anythin…
in Electronics
antique VARIAC from M.I.T. Chemical Engineering Dept. - Electronicsby Anythin…
in Electronics
WARNER TANK ELECTROPLATER - Electronicsby Anythin…
in Electronics
martini pitcher MADNESS! - Glasswareby Anythin…
in Glassware
martini pitcher MADNESS! - Glasswareby Anythin…
in Glassware
martini pitcher MADNESS! - Glasswareby Anythin…
in Glassware
found another cool 'martini pitcher' today! - Glasswareby Anythin…
in Glassware
is this 'martini pitcher' something more than I've ever realized?? - Glasswareby Anythin…
in Glassware
metal NAMEPLATES, from assorted things?! :-) - Advertisingby Anythin…
in Advertising
HAMMOND "HAMPTON" electric kitchen clock - Clocksby Anythin…
in Clocks
white glass PYREX 'diner plates' - Glasswareby Anythin…
in Glassware
MAYAN WARE restaurant china, TRI CITY EQUIP. CO. - China and Dinnerwareby Anythin…
in China and Dinnerw…
WEST BEND ALUMINUM "Flavo-Seal" cookware - Kitchenby Anythin…
in Kitchen
TRERICE industrial thermometer - Tools and Hardwareby Anythin…
in Tools and Hardware
WESTCLOX tabletop electric light/appliance timer  - Clocksby Anythin…
in Clocks
laboratory glass "57" bottle - Bottlesby Anythin…
in Bottles
old glass ETHER laboratory bottle - Bottlesby Anythin…
in Bottles
blue/white graniteware funnel - Kitchenby Anythin…
in Kitchen
an assortment of hotel room DO NOT DISTURB signs - Signsby Anythin…
in Signs
my ROWE/AMI jukebox  - Coin Operatedby Anythin…
in Coin Operated
MASTER PADLOCK 'TOUGH UNDER FIRE'  illuminated clock - Advertisingby Anythin…
in Advertising
old SHERATON HOTELS water glass - Glasswareby Anythin…
in Glassware
depression glass TEA canister and 5 matching spice jars/shakers for a HOOSIER CABINET - Glasswareby Anythin…
in Glassware
repro depression glass HOOSIER CABINET salt dip - Glasswareby Anythin…
in Glassware
BIG ASS pint glass - Advertisingby Anythin…
in Advertising
WAFFLE HOUSE restaurant coffee cup - Glasswareby Anythin…
in Glassware
1960's (?) PORSCHE hubcap - Classic Carsby Anythin…
in Classic Cars
HOLIDAY INN individual-serving glass 'teapot' - Glasswareby Anythin…
in Glassware
original MAXELL TAPE "blown away guy" poster - Advertisingby Anythin…
in Advertising
original STEAK N SHAKE restaurant glassware - Glasswareby Anythin…
in Glassware
small GENERAL ELECTRIC motor with pulley - Tools and Hardwareby Anythin…
in Tools and Hardware
a couple more old industrial DANGER signs - Signsby Anythin…
in Signs
heavy stone ashtray - Tobaccianaby Anythin…
in Tobacciana
my WESTINGHOUSE 'gumball' style luminaire - Lampsby Anythin…
in Lamps
1950's (?) DOO-KLIP hedge shears - Tools and Hardwareby Anythin…
in Tools and Hardware
old SOUTHWESTERN BELL/BELL SYSTEM buried cable warning sign - Signsby Anythin…
in Signs
PORTABLE 800 clamp-on electric fan - Tools and Hardwareby Anythin…
in Tools and Hardware
INTRASTATE TEL CO buried cable warning sign - Signsby Anythin…
in Signs
(part of pipe) "organ 34" - Musical Instrumentsby Anythin…
in Musical Instruments
8 payphone coin boxes in money collector's carrying case - Telephonesby Anythin…
in Telephones
(used to be a) small electric bench grinder - Tools and Hardwareby Anythin…
in Tools and Hardware
old JEEP OIL safety can - Petrolianaby Anythin…
in Petroliana
rusty FREIGHT ELEVATOR industrial sign - Signsby Anythin…
in Signs
early 1980's Arkansas boiler inspection certificate, Bill Clinton "signature" - Paperby Anythin…
in Paper
two A&W ROOT BEER mugs - Kitchenby Anythin…
in Kitchen
cast iron 'edge plate' from a loading dock? - Tools and Hardwareby Anythin…
in Tools and Hardware
old PERFECT lawn/garden snips - Tools and Hardwareby Anythin…
in Tools and Hardware
my 'outside' display of road signs - Signsby Anythin…
in Signs
STEEL CITY NAT'L BANK thermometer - Advertisingby Anythin…
in Advertising
PEXTO 14 pipe wrench - Tools and Hardwareby Anythin…
in Tools and Hardware
one of my all-time favorite (non-road) signs - Signsby Anythin…
in Signs
pair of SNAP-ON TOOLS socket wrench styled hiball glasses - Kitchenby Anythin…
in Kitchen
7pc. embossed leather coaster set - Kitchenby Anythin…
in Kitchen
unknown little 'cutting tool' whatsit  - Tools and Hardwareby Anythin…
in Tools and Hardware
brass elevator control panel PART 2 - Electronicsby Anythin…
in Electronics
brass elevator control panel - Electronicsby Anythin…
in Electronics
SAKRETE masonry mix sign - Signsby Anythin…
in Signs
early CRESCENT handheld portable electric work light - Lampsby Anythin…
in Lamps
embossed THORO masonry foundation sealers sign - Signsby Anythin…
in Signs
SCHUNDLER MICA PELLETS - Signsby Anythin…
in Signs