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London, England, UK

I somehow manage to pick up things over the years and wonder why I have them.


Boxing cards - Cardsin Cards
Metal cast house bricks. - Fine Artin Fine Art
Victoria Cross winners signed first day covers. - Military and Wartimein Military and Wart…
M48/62 Swiss army helmet - Military and Wartimein Military and Wart…
F84 Thunderjet 6" aluminium desktop model - Toysin Toys


  1. I have a similar set that I picked up a few years back which were Indian army origin. I sliced two of my fingers open taking it out if it's sheath and I haven't touched it since. My dad when he was i...
  2. Thanks for the comments. I've been looking at uv filtering acrylic protection instead of glass, which should protect the cards in a frame.
  3. It's possibly used for viewing negatives. A negative would be laid out on a light table and this placed over the top. Just a guess though as I can't think what else it could be used for.
  4. I'm thinking that the cabinet is for coins but could possibly be a map cabinet. Love those British scales especially as Great Kimble is just a few miles from me down the road. There were a few scal...
  5. Thanks. Great community here with some excellent collections to admire.
  6. Thanks:-) I've since added a few more to my collection and waiting for one to arrive in the post. All have amazing stories behind them.
  7. Decent restoration. Nice work.
  8. Decent album when it came out and still is. The original front cover got relegated to the inside as it was too graphic to be out on display in record shops. I remember all the fuss about it in the pre...
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