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melaniej

Suffolk, VA

I'm a collector of mostly art pottery/studio art pottery. I love my weekend hunting trips. atlas_billy@yahoo.com

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I will be a corner floor lamp.....part 3 - Lampsin Lamps
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I'm think Medusa was once a lamp.......part 2 - Lampsin Lamps
Charleston, South Carolina finds... - Lampsin Lamps
AB clip on earrings - Costume Jewelryin Costume Jewelry
Mysterious Man - Fine Artin Fine Art
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Rhinestone Earrings - Costume Jewelryin Costume Jewelry

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  1. Jenni Thank you for the lovely comment.
  2. Watchsearcher I have added photo of complete back side
  3. Antiquerose Hole on top of head and hole at base if back are definatly big enough to wire and make into a lamp. I flipped her over yesterday to see if wire could go through the 3 vase/gourd looking...
  4. Keramikos Thank you for researching via internet. I wondered myself what those 3 gourd looking pieces were and what used for...I just threw some flowers in them to show they could hold somerhing. No...
  5. Added photos of ear lobes.
  6. Watchsearcher Not only are there 2 gourds looking pieces on the front, there is also one in center of her back....which you can see in pic#2 above the hole at base of back. She does have holes in h...
  7. Recently spotted this mark on "the marks project" site while researching a piece of pottery. I will look again....see if I can find it.
  8. Golgatha I know she's not a piece everyone would appreciate but I completely adore her. I have never been rude to anyone on Collectors weekly that collects something that I may not....I just keep rol...
  9. Keramikos I'm going to make a separate post of her...there I will post pictures of the hole in head lower back / back plus the complete bottom where you can view all the way through her. She must have...
  10. So I decided to clean her up this morning and found a hole on top of her head and with the hole on her lower back at the base I assume at one time she may have been a lamp
  11. Newfld... I love to play around with Snapchat. I think Medusa and I have the same hair...lol.
  12. AnythingObscure she is 18" tall and 10" wide at the base (arm to arm). We just pulled in from Charleston,SC 40mins ago...happy to finally be back in Virginia. Will be returning to Charleston often ...
  13. Lovely
  14. Just last week I visited a friend and there was turkeys in his back yard. So awesome to see them up close. Happy Easter
  15. Karen thank you for the lovely comment
  16. Just beautiful!
  17. Posted from my phone so every photo is turned. Will correct once home. Jennie Thank you
  18. Jenni thank you for love and comment.
  19. Sean Thank you I actually wore this the other day and used it to tell the time....didn't wear a wrist watch but kept looking at my wrist for the time...lol attached it to the "small pocket" in my j...
  20. malkey beautiful wording to describe it... thank you
  21. Anika Thank you Shape reminds me of a Tulip before it's fully opened.
  22. In my garden she would go and I would put a couple of spotlights on her. She would really come to life at night. Great piece....
  23. antiquerose they are very adorable and look like they were made yesterday. Pic# taken with flash takes away from the true gold tone color....but that's why I try to take photo's with and w/out flash...
  24. Tassie, Karen, pebble, Crystal and antiquerose thank you all for lovely comments.
  25. Dave Thank you for info. I don't know anything about pocket watches at all...had this not worked I wouldn't have given it a second thought. The fact that it works, is very small 1"and kind of fe...
  26. shareurpassion you taught me something I didn't know....they are one in the same. explains how one would get confused. Thank you
  27. BLUE CROSS IS JUST AMAZING....MY FAVORITE OF THIS GROUP.
  28. Jscott And Andreamw Thank you both for lovely comments.
  29. Newfld Thank you for commenting...I always try to post pics with and without flash.
  30. Newfld Bonnie Thanks for the comments.
  31. Valentino I was trying to date but no luck online with her jewelry marks. Please share would love to see your pieces.
  32. Could it be mother of pearl?
  33. Tassie Thank you
  34. Amazing and absolutely love owls and coro.
  35. Elisabethan Wish I could tell you the age but I have not tried to research in depth. Thank you for the lovely comment.
  36. I like yours more than mine...I can see the face on this one easier than mine. That brown/copper color against the gold tone is a beautiful contrast. Just send it to me you don't need it ;)
  37. Newfld I will have to keep my eye open for one like that. CrystalShip Gillian Tlynnie thanks for the comments
  38. Newfld thank you
  39. CrystalShip thank you for the lovely comment, hopefully I will be able to find that "exact" match.
  40. The Squirrel is is just adorable. Absolutely love it.
  41. Crystalship Thank you for lovely comment.
  42. Newfld Thank you Downloaded zoom camer app....works pretty good for jewelry marks.
  43. Must be a common breakage with this piece. Still beautiful as a pendant only.
  44. That one was in Portsmouth VA
  45. I spotted one exactly like this on a chain in CHKD last week but passed it up because it was broke just like this one. Are you here in VA?
  46. Thanks everyone for the lovely comments.
  47. Gillian of the two the cross is my favorite.
  48. Hi Gillian Hopefully I will find one in the wild on one of my treasure hunting trips. I find church sales are wonderful for costume jewelry ;) If I find one online affordable I would go that rout...
  49. Now I have two....pic#4 Found today.
  50. Karen today I found me Blenko clear glass elephant bookends and a couple pieces of pottery. But plan on digging through more costume jewelry and post. Thank you
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