Chainmail began in medieval times as a method of weaving metal to create armour for knights, but today it is used to create elegant metal jewelry from various metals.
The roots of chainmail jewelry predate the 5th century, when it was used by the ancient Celts to make armour for the warriors of the time.
We got this at an estate sale. I don't really know much about it. We believe it came from Turkey but we do not know how old it is. It LOOKS really really old but I don't know ...
This is a set of three easy to follow guide to repairing books. Two are Reader's Digest books. With these books, you will be free from expensive home repairs . The books take the mystery out of repairs and troubleshooting.
These books are not new, however, they are still useful and have a lot of good ideas in them. Good gift for the beginner, new homeowner and just everyone.
Lots of good, helpful illustrations in each book...
This is a set of two books for cat lovers. The first one is "Great Cat Tales". It has several cat stories chosen for cat lovers by cat lovers. Anyone who has ever shared a home with a cat knows how charming , lovable and unpredictable they can be. EACH STORY IN THIS BOOK HAS A HAPPY ENDING.
Every cat lover will enjoy this book of happy tales.
The second book is "How to Toilet-Train Your Cat." It has all kinds of helpful suggestions and it addresses an important issue...
This is a collector's plate from the Hamilton Collection. It is part of "Seasons of the Bald Eagle". This one is "Spring on the River." John Pitcher , 1991. Plate is signed by the artist and the plate is numbered. Gorgeous.!! This would be a beautiful addition to your plate collection.
"Time spent in the saddle is never wasted."
This little 7 1/2" high and 5 1/2" wide sign is a hand cut and stenciled product.
The slate piece is part of a roofing tile, as seen on old New Orleans homes. Its uneven surface shows years of exposure to the elements. Handmade in the U.S.A..
We would be more than happy to ship your gift items directly to friends and family members. We will include a card or a gift note in your words...
This is a beautiful collector plate of the "Last Supper". The picture of Jesus and the disciples is surrounded by a ring of light purple flowers. The plate has alternating "jagged" pointy edges decorated in gold coloring. Measures 7" diameter. There are no marks on the back. It used to have a sticker that said made in Japan but it is "long gone". This plate would make a beautiful addition to your collection! It is in very good condition--no cracks or chips.
This is a figurine of a love angel. She stands about 10 inches tall, the wooden base is about 5 inches diameter. I think it is made of resin material. She has glitter on her wings and strawberry blonde hair. She is carrying a string of hearts in her arms .
Quite beautiful especially for angel collectors.
This is a beautiful vintage Blue Onion wall hanging salt or flour canister with spoon.
It looks like Holland- type ware-- BLUE ONION. It is unmarked.
The back wood measures 12" high, the lid is 6" diameter. The ceramic canister measures about 7" tall and 5 1/2" diameter.
This canister has been used but it is in good condition.
This unique vintage oval sign is painted with a real country look.
The colors on the sign will compliment any decor. Very cute and will bring a smile .
It has a small string hanger on the back or it could be set in an easel and displayed on a small accent table. It is very sweet.
NICE GIFT FOR YOUR NEIGHBOR !! 7" wide x 5" high.
Two vintage small silvertone metal carnival horses. "USA" is stamped in raised letters on the bottom of stomach.
Good Condition but they could use some polishing. One horse measures 3 3/4" tall. The other horse measures 3 1/4"" tall.
This is a historical collectible. It is a reproduction of a rare original antique advertising soap sign. Bright rich colors plus the 3D effect of embossing and the details produces quality images.
This sign has four holes for easy mounting.
The sign is advertising "Fairbanks Santa Claus Soap-Best for the Laundry"...
1979 HALLMARK SUSAN B. ANTHONY DOLL.
This little cloth doll is part of the "Famous Americans Series ". She is about 6 1/2 inches tall. She comes in the original display box which measures 9" tall, 3 1/2" wide and 1" thick.
Study photo carefully. On the inside cover of this box there is information about Susan B. Anthony. The box shows minor wear and it is a little rough but the doll inside the box is in good shape.
Susan B. Anthony worked hard for women's right to vote...
This is a vintage poseable 1984 Cabbage Patch Kids doll. The doll is in good condition but the box shows wear and some tape residue. This would make a cute
stocking stuffer or it could be stuffed into an Easter basket. It measures 3 1/2" tall.
This vintage blue tea pot is in pretty good condition!! It has lots of mineral deposits on the inside. It is very nice looking on the outside if you want it just for decoration. The inside is rough with mineral deposits. I got this at an estate sale. It looks old and has charm. The handle on the pot folds down in either direction...
This is a Joe Z. Lefton Christopher Collection figurine. It is an angel sitting on the moon and cloud with stars all around. The piece is named "Paradise Bound". It is a 1982 edition--28 years old.
This is a fine piece of Lefton craftmanship. This is marked "Holy Treasures". Measures about 3 1/2" tall.
Good condition. Make it a part of your collection.
This is a very lovely long-neck pitcher vase from Japan. It measures approx.
9 1/2" tall and 4 1/2" at the widest part. It is in excellent condition with no chips or cracks. This vase has gold detailing around the rims and bottom edge. Very lovely hand-painted flowers. This came from an estate sale and I do not know exactly how old it is. But it is a nice piece and would look stylish in your curio cabinet!
E-mail me if you have questions. Thank you for looking.
This is a vintage Colonial man and woman ceramic figurine bookends in good condition. They measure approximately 6" tall and are about 4 " wide . The couple appear to be sitting on chairs. "Japan" is stamped on the bottom. I got these at an
estate sale. I have no idea how old they are or anything about them.
This is a vintage ceramic trinket box made in Japan. I do not know the age. It has a moss rose flower pattern in bright colors.
There is a raised bow on the top that creates a little handle. The lid has a ruffled edge . The box measures 6" long and 4" wide, diamond shaped.
This delightful little ceramic box is in very good to excellent condition with no chips or cracks. Quite delicate.