From the original art work of Bessie Lasky, this signed print, dated Penn prints 1959 is in the original matting and framework. Frame is wood and guilded, with original backing and sticker where it was sold by AAron Brothers Company of California. Betty Lasky was well know for her artistry with the California Missions. Print subject size is 10 x 12, but overall framed measurement is 15 1/2" by 19 1/2". I have 5 of her mission prints, all different, listed in my catalog...
One of the California missions prints by artist Bessie lasky. Original framed & matted print of Mission San Juan Capistrano. Print subject is 10 x 12. Entire overall framed measurement is 15 1/2" x 19 1/2". Original wood guilded frame. I have other of these missions by this arist. B.M. Lasky, (C)Penn Prints 1959. Nice original backing. Was sold by AAron Brothers Company of California.
This pretty hand blown glass basket graduates from an olive green at the bottom to clear toward the top. It measures 6" tall. The petals along the bashet are fitted so it may be used as an ashtray. I seen one of these in the ashtray collectors book, so I believe that is what it originally was made to be. Who woulda' thought!!! It is in perfect condition. Will be a great addition to your collection whether you collect baskets or ashtrays.
This is such a lovely cake plate, I believe it is Mikasa, but not certain. Measures 13 1/2" in diameter. It has a 3-D relief of blossoms and leaves on the underside, and is reverse painted in soft pink accents on the flowers. (photo does not show true color) Top side is smooth. Glass varies from satin to clear on the plate and designs. Legs are part of the formed flower buds. Perfect condition. An amazingly pretty presentation for your special party.
Great old souvenir bookends of The Shrine of Democracy Mt. Rushmore Memorial. Made of heavy chalk. Very nice condition. A few flakes off one of the bottoms that can be touched up easily without detection. Measures 6 1/2" tall and is 6" wide.(slightly smaller than the original Mt. Rushmore :) Felt on the back and bottoms.
Hand painted wall pocket in the shape of an old flat iron. Hang hole on the back, and two pocket holes on the front. Pretty black eyed susans painted on the design.Made of glazed ceramic. No makers mark. Measures 5 1/2" x 3 1/4". No chips, but there is a crack around the small of the handle near the top. Hard to detect but it is there. A great item for that vintage look, laundry room!
Heavy vintage glass paper weight with a butterfly design and quote "Delight in the details, and every day will be a pleasure. Marked HMK lisc. Glass is 1/2" thick, measures 2 3/4" x 5 1/2". Black felt bottom. Great condition with no chips.
Nice vintage pottery blue bird, with a pretty blue glaze. Opening in the back, so it was probably a planter. No markings. Measures 4 1/4" tall to the tip of tail, and is 5 1/2" long. Fantastic condition. Very heavy, and real cute!
A wonderful victorian moustache cup or mug made probably in either Germany or Austria. All hand painted with delicate lavender and pale green florals. Raised moriage detailing on the flower centers. Lots of sweeping relief patterns made into the china, gold trims. Two holes in the moustache area. Measures 3 3/4" tall. Fantastic condition with no damages. A real beauty!
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!
Anheuser-Busch holiday stein for Christmas 1988. This special edition stein shows the hitch in festive holiday harness crosssing a country bridge. Measures 6 3/4" tall. Fantastic condition, with no damages.
Nice detailing on this nice beer stein in the Miller series of "Birth of a nation". Number 4 in this series, this stein has a detailed artistry of the Lewis and Clark Expidition in 1804. Pristine condition, and measures 7" tall. A hand numbered Miller liscenced product.
Authentic old beer stein is stamped on the bottom, Made in Germany, has the mark of an RM inside a large G, (which is Reinhold Merkelbach Grenzhausen) RMG and the numbers 4 51, and another oval or 0. Unglazed clay bottom on the stein. Measures 7" tall to the tip of the pewter lid. Various German sights, such as Mittenwald, Garmisch-Partenkirchen, and Oberammergau. Fine detail and perfect condition, hinged pewter top.
Made in West Germany, this nice beer stein has old world maps of the northern and souther hemispheres. Probably nautical chart maps because of the compass and clipper ship design also. Real pewter lid. Stamped OLWE West Germany, and some other German words that is blurry, and I can't make out. Measures8" tall to the tip of the pewter finial over the handle. Perfect condition.
Made by Ceramarte in Brazil, this nice quality beer stein was made for Avon in 1979. A sportsman series.A rainbow trout on one side, titled the strike, and a hunter and his English setter, titled The point, on the other side. Nice relief detailing and a real pewter lid. Measures 9 1/4" tall to the top of the handles pewter finial. Perfect condition, with no damages. Photo to follow soon.
From Avon's transportation series, this 1979 stein is in great condition. Heavy ceramic, with lots of detail made by Ceramarte in Brazil for Avon. Depicts old antique cars, and has a pewter lid in the shape of an old wire spoke wheel. Stein measures 9 1/4" tall to the top of the finial on the pewters handle. A great gift for the car buff. Perfect condition.
A nice item for the train memorabilia collector. Made by Ceramarte for Avon in 1982. This stein is quality made, and has a pewter top which is in the form of a locomotive wheel. Stein measures 8 3/4" to the top of the handles finial. This was a part of their transportation series, and the design depicts all styles of old trains from the past. Excellent condition.
Nice ashtray for horse racing enthusiasts. Large ashtray would make a nice wall plate. Measures about 8 1/2" by 9 1/4". Two horse heads decorate the center of the ashtray. It appears that they are racing. Two cigarette rests, and has gold trims. Norleans sticker on the back. Perfect condition, and gold is not worn. Probably never has been used.