This clay whistle is called an ocarina. The Ocarina is an ancient flute like wind instrument whose origin dates back thousands of years. The Ocarina, like other vessel flutes, has the unusual quality of not relying on the pipe length to produce a particular tone. Instead the tone is dependent on ratio of the total surface are of opened holes to the total cubic volume enclosed by the instrument. It is hand painted and has 4 holes in the top and the underside has two holes. Measures 2 1/2" and is ...
Pretty clear hand blown glass swan has purple wings, & tail with orange for the beak. Measures 1 3/4" tall and is in pristine condition.
From the Saturday Evening Post covers, series 1 is this 6 1/2" tall tumbler. The drinking glass dated 1978, is the 1928 cover titled Old friends at trails end by J.F. Kernan. Thick bottom and pictures and words are bright and crisp. Excellent condition.
From series 1 of the Saturday Evening Post cover, this nice 6 1/2" tall glass is in very nice condition. THis cover is Norman Rockwell cover of 1940, Sun Struck. It shows a freckled boy finding his way amidst a sea of beach umbrellas, as his cones melt in his hands. Glass has a nice thick bottom and graphics are nice. excellent condition,made in 1978.
This may be a toothbrush holder, I'm not sure. There is a hole in the back and at the bottom of equal size. made of hand painted ceramic and is in great condiition. Measures 3 1/4" tall, and is unmarked.
Pretty little necklace is so dainty and even Victorian looking. Delicate antiqued goldtone chain holds a drop of filigree attached to another small flower drop with a rhinestone center and one last pearl drop/ heart tag on the clap says "Top Shelf Jewelry". Lobster claw clasp. chain is 16". This is a very pretty piece of costume jewelry and made well.
Simple jade pendant set in a goldtone drop.Comees with a nice goldtone herringbonr chain which is 18" long. Excellent shiny condition.
Nice practical and pretty gold tone earrings for pierced ears. They have post backs and a nice ribbon design with leafs measures 3/4" x 1" and are in excellent condition. Unmarked.
I believe these were a premium from Pall Mall cigarettes. This deck looks just like a pack of Pall Mall 25's. The deck is still sealed in the original plastic on the cardboard backing.
Sweet little gold tone turtle pin with enamel painted brown shell. Tiny green rhinestone eyes. Measures 1 1/2" long and is in excellent condition. Unmarked.
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THese little piggies are really cookin'. Each wears a blue apron and holds a tray of cooking utinsils. Made of hand painted glazed ceramic, and measures 3 3/4" tall. each has their original plastic stopper. great condition with no chips or damages.
Gold tone hoop earrings measure 1 1/4" in diameter and have matching gold tone pierced ear wires. Center is an enamel over copper center piece which has a hand painted plant as the decoration. Excellent like new condition.
All Items : Glassware : Depression : Companies : Cambridge : Pre 1910 item #790800 (stock #safn-898)
Production began about 1910 and was lengthy in this pattern. Pressed glass, square shape, flat top, and measures 1 1/2" in diameter. It has a partial Cambridge label on the bottom. Perfect condition.
A sweet sentiment on this darling little Enesco trinket box. Made of glazed porcelain with a cameo silhouette, a border of flowers, and gold edge trim. Oval shape measures 2 1/4" x 3" and is 1" deep plus the lid. No chips but there is a hairline about 1/4" (about the size of an eyelash)that does not go through. Its either a hairline or a flaw.Otherwise fantastic condition with original Enesco sticker.
Anchor Hocking Glass Co. made Royal Ruby from 1938-60's. This is part of the Fire King line. This footed creamer is in great condition and is 3 1/4" tall plus lip.Star pattern on the bottom, and a little scroll in the handle. See my other ruby red glass pieces.
Pretty powder blue bud vase with cased white interior and clear twist hand blown stem. Measures 8 1/8" tall and is in pristine condition with original sticker. Made by STAR japan.
Cute little rocking chair made from a wood tree limb with bark intact. It says Toothpicks for people who are off their rocker. Measures 3 3/4" tall and is in good condition. Stamped Yellowstone Park.
Swanky Swigs were originally used by the Kraft Food Company for cheese spreads. When empty, the glass could be washed out and used as a juice glass or small tumbler. They were introduced in the early 1930s and brightened up many tables during the Depression. They came in many colors and patterns. This one is theorange Kiddie Kup, featuring roosters and puppys. Measures 3 3/4 inches tall. It is in perfect shape with no chips or cracks. No damage to design, it is nice and bright. I have 2 availabl...