Abuzz Antiques and Collectibles
This is a wonderful little 6 piece set of hand thrown black clay or blackware pottery made my the Algonquin Native Indians in Canada. These pieces are no bigger than 1.75 inches tall. There is also a handcarved wood base for one of the pots. Some are smooth and once is scored or etched. They are all in exellent condition. They come with the original paper that says Hand made by a Canandian Indian certified by the Government of Canada, Mic Mac Indian Co-op. Gespageglag Indian Reserve Quebec...
This is a beautiful hand painted box from Kashmir, India. It is made out of paper mache' and highly lacquered or glazed for strength. It has red, blue, purple, white and green floral patterns and gold gilding with black accents. It measures 2.25 inches high and 4.75 by 3.5 inches across. It is in excellent condition, just a few surface scratches on the bottom of box, the rest very clean. I do not know the age or maker. It is marked hand made in Kashmir India.
This is a gorgeous hand china painted porcelain bud vase with what looks like peace rose sprays. It has heavy gold gilding around the top rim. It measures 7.25 inches tall and 2.25 inches across the base. It is in excellent condition, no chips, no cracks and very little wear to paint or gilding. It has the initial JH of the artist added to the leaf part. I don't know the maker or age it is a auction item.
This is a really beautiful quality handthrown pottery baking dish. It looks like it could be used for bundt, or angel food cakes or for chip and dip. It is very large measuring 2.75 inches high and 10 inches across. The glaze is a drip blue green to aqua and mottled. It has applied handles and a spout for pouring or thumb holding. It is unmarked but very much like Southern Folk or North / South Carolina pottery, but I have no idea of its maker...
This is a really cool old vintage metal enamelware pitcher or dipper with white on the inside and rich green on the outside. I have seen this listed as Yugoslavian, Romanian, Polish and French. Since it is unmarked I don't know for sure. It is 2.75 inches high on the dipper part and 2.25 inches across the bottom, the handle is 5 inches long. It has some chips to the enamel as shown in the images, which give it that shabby chic quality. Great for the country kitchen.
This is a really pretty avocado or olive green planter. The color is very much like McCoy, but it is unmarked. It has ribbing around the side and would make a great decorator piece for a floral arrangement in a retro styled home. It measures 5.75 inches high and 4 and 7/8 inches across the top rim. It has small chip on the side of the top rim, and a small amount of age glaze crazing typical of vintage pieces.
This is a gorgeous set of stately matching emerald green flashed crystal taper candle holders. The are very heavy and are ribbed top to bottom. The green is a rich emerald color, not olive or avocado. There is very little of the flashing missing. These candlesticks measure 8 inches tall and 2 and 7/8 inches across the base. No chips and no cracks. I don't know the age or maker, but they are quality pieces.
This is 2 adorable little pink pig figurines with translucent pink glaze and hand painted details. They are porcelain and in very good condition. The sitting one is 1.5 inches high and laying one is 1.75 inches long. No chips and no cracks. I do knot know the age or maker, they are auction items.
This is a wonderful old piece of gray graniteware or enamelware. It is either a small sauce pan or water dipper. It measures 2 and 1/8 inches high and 5 and 1/8 inches across the rim, the handle is 5 inches long. The only damage to it is some of the enamel is off around the the handle hole and the edge by the hole is bent under in ones spot. It is in very good usable shape other than that which doesn't hurt its functionality at all. I do not know the age, it is an auction piece.
This is for two Armitron Quartz wrist watches with Garfield the cat cartoon designs. One has him eating pizza and looks in great shape and has a sticker that says $35.00, the other is of him taking a swim and it looks like the second hand has come loose, but is still inside the crystal, and is marked $50.00 and has a JCPenney price tag. both have plastic bands. They also both come with the original tin boxes marked 1978 and 1979. I don't know if they work, they are auction items...
This is the cutest little collectible box with gardening gloves and rose shears on the lid. It is unmarked, but looks like nice quality. I don't know the age or maker, it is an auction item. It measures 1 inch high by 1.25 inches across. The box is brown on the outside with lime green gloves and black shears. The interior is white porcelain. The rim and catch are bronze colored. In great condition, no chips, no cracks and no visible signs of wear. I do not know the age or maker.
This is a wonderful retro set of fruit basket design creamer and sugar bowl. They are Harvest gold, orange and avocado green as all good retro pieces should be. The creamer is 3 and 5/8 inches high and 4 and 7/8 inches handle to spout. It is marked C1723 on the bottom. It has a small chip on the underside of the spout and a shallow surface glaze flake on the handle...
This is a lovely little miniature ewer pitcher made by Ucagco Ceramics Japan in the 1940s. It is hand painted porcelain with heavy 22KT gold gilding on the rim, foot and handle. It has a fruit design with grapes and apples. It measures 3 and 3/8 inches tall and 1.75 inches across the widest part. It has a very small chip on the underside of the lip, other than that in good condition, no wear to the paint of gilding. It still has the original foil label.
This is a lovely little porcelain pitcher with hand painted fruit, banana, apple, grapes, and gold gilding. It is just the right size for a lovely creamer for you elegant tea party table. It measures 3.25 inches tall and 3.5 inches spout to handle. It is in excellent condition, no chips, no cracks and no visible wear. Unmarked. I don't know the age it is an auction item.
This is a very nice Golden Anniversary pattern teacup and saucer set made by Fire King pre-circa 1970. These pieces have pretty 22KT gold on the rims of both cup and saucer. The saucer is 5.75 inches across and the tea or coffee cup is 2.25 inches high and 3 and 7/8 inches across the rim. It is in excellent condition, no chips, no cracks and very little wear to the gilding.
This is a lovely little melon or persimmon colored deco design bud vase by Fiestaware, Fiesta Homer Laughlin. It is marked. It measures 6 and 1/8 inches tall and 2.75 inches across the base. It has one tiny nick in the glaze on the top rim, other than that it is in great shape.
This is an adorable little glass bunny rabbit marked Fenton and still has the original sticker as well. The color is warm pink and measures 2.75 inches tall. It is in excellent condition, no chips, no cracks and no scratches.
This is a pretty little doll that measures 7.5 inches tall. She has blinky blue eyes that work well, lovely painted face, and the original hair and clothes. Her shoes are painted on and have just a small about of wear to them. Her legs are stationary but her shoulders and neck move. She is in good condition, no cracks or visible damage. The neck is a bit loose, but just needs tightened.