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Rikuson

Rikuson

Australia

I collect tea-related items from the 1830s. I love anything ridiculously ostentatious! Rococo style is my favourite.

Posts

Painting of the sun god, Helios - Fine Artin Fine Art
Old tea set - China and Dinnerwarein China and Dinnerw…
Old true trio/quad? - China and Dinnerwarein China and Dinnerw…
My grandma's repurposed necklace - Costume Jewelryin Costume Jewelry
Turquoise swastika pin - Costume Jewelryin Costume Jewelry
My grandma's brooches 2 - Costume Jewelryin Costume Jewelry
My grandma's brooches 1 - Costume Jewelryin Costume Jewelry
Old Irish brooch - Costume Jewelryin Costume Jewelry
My grandma's Villeroy & Boch dog - Animalsin Animals

Comments

  1. Hi Newfld! Thanks so much for the information, I really appreciate it. It makes the painting even more exciting! I thought four horses was a bit too much for a normal a guy, but just doing an image...
  2. Thank you so much for the information, Adele! I really appreciate it! I cannot believe my sleepy little suburb had a treasure like this. Thanks again!
  3. Thank you so much for your kind words! At the time, I don't think I appreciated it as much as I should have, but now (when I'm too old to wear such a thing!), it's definitely one of my treasures. ...
  4. I have this figurine - it's beautiful! There are a lot of other animals in the set. They were sold by Avon.
  5. A lovely collection I know my mother would be jealous of! She has the same bottle as your big pagoda one, but it has the Eiffel Tower engraved on the stopper. I wonder how many different versions ...
  6. Thanks so much for the information, billretirecoll! I've just had a close look at the stone settings (I'm sorry if I use funny words for the parts), and the little clawed cups that the stones sit in ...
  7. Thanks so much, Ms.CrystalShip! ^_^ I hope that we can find out more about its origins. I'm sad it's not as old as the seller said, but now, it's a different kind of interesting!
  8. Spectacular! I wish my local charity shops had anything even half as wonderful in them!
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