This set is adorable! The yellow little checkered cab 's license plate says COOKIE, and the other shaker is a stop light. Made of hand decorated glazed ceramic. The stop light measures 4 1/4" tall, and the car is almost 4" long. Both have their plastic stoppers. Perfect like new condition.
A great old vintage cover by Bescardi with a train and a photo of Sherman & McNaughton. Here comes my Train, Ding Ding, Toot Toot,Farewell,So long I'm Going back to Carolina. Words and music by Billy Downs and Ernie Erdman. Great shape for the age and all music is complete and ready to play.
This old original sterling silver repousse fob is decorated with a very detailed oceanliner...a grand ship that has 3 huge smokestacks, sailing on a wavy sea. The fob measures 1 1/4 by 1 3/8 inches. This Victorian fob probably hung from a pocket watch chain or strap. It's in excellent condition.
Not sure if it would be considered dinner or luncheon plate. It measures slightly over 8 3/4 inches. I believe the pattern is Dubuque by Buffalo China. Please see photo # 2 for the complete backstamp. I've always thought there were stamped numbers or letters below the backstamp that has been worn away. I can't get the faint impression to show in the photo. Since I am not an expert, I am not comfortable rating the condition, it is easier for me to describe and provide detailed photos. Severa... Click for details
Vintage tour guide with maps and valuable travel information for the Pacific Coast. Published by the National Automobile Club in 1965. Measures 4 1/4 x 9 1/2 and has 190 pages. Nice glove box accessory for your vintage auto. Great condition with no writing or missing pages.
A wonderful collector plate for train lovers. This limited edition hand numbered plate was issued by Artaffects and was limited to only 14 firing days.One of the plates from the Classic American Trains series by artist Jim Deneen. Measures 9 1/4" in diameter and has a nice gold trim on the edge. Perfect condition and comes in the box with certificate of authenticity.
This is a catalog of the Hamburg- American Steamship Lines. It is a "photographic reproduction of the Company's various types of steamers comprised in the Transatlantic service". Almost like a stock prospectus, this wonderful book lists the types and tonnage of its entire fleet as well as the corporate history. The booklet is divided into chapters based on sister ships of the same class. There is a photo (or drawing) of the ship at sea, text about the class as well as many photos of the luxuriou... Click for details
The ship Builder is plate #4 in the Rockwell heritage collection. Hand numbered limited edition collector plate by Knowles china. Plate measures 8 5/8" in diameter and is in perfect condition. Comes in the original box with certificate of authenticity.
This is a wonderful old advertising thermometer for Golden Glow Brewing Company Oakland, California. Sellers of beer & ale. Appears to still work. Has a picture of a sailing ship and the brass case is in the shape of a ships wheel. There are 2 of the little brass pegs missing. Foil face is a little rippled, but not bad.
Remember when every rear view window had a bobbing head dog or a hula dancer? This is the little puppy, made of flocked molded plastic to give it that fuzzy look and feel.Needs to be cleaned. Good condition other than a skinned spot on the flocking on the front foot. Appears to have glass eyes. Measures about 3 3/4" tall and 6" long.
Great german crystal stein, marked ALWE. Old fashioned locomotive etched around the entirety of the stein. Has a genuine pewter lid. Measures 6 1/2" to the tallest point of the pewter finial. Fantastic condition, no damages. Would make a fantastic gift!