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by mizzllat
Sat May 23, 2009 4:49 pm
Forum: Mystery Objects
Topic: What-is-it question LX
Replies: 37
Views: 23799

Cucumer Saw...

The cucumber saw was, indeed, a novelty item, used pretty much only by the British (those oh-so jovial folk just love their cuke sandwiches at tea, eh?). One can find a short list of them posted on the Christie's website, with use of such recorded between the Victorian and Edwardian eras. After that...
by mizzllat
Sat May 23, 2009 4:34 pm
Forum: Mystery Objects
Topic: What-is-it question CLII.
Replies: 19
Views: 5730

On the Rose Bowl...

I believe that the part of the bowl that actually makes it a rose bowl is the small cup at the top. The rest of it is likely just a very convoluted stand. A rose bowl is meant to be an almost ball-shaped dish where roses (sometimes just one) are displayed as a centerpiece. If there is a mesh inside ...
by mizzllat
Sat May 23, 2009 4:13 pm
Forum: Mystery Objects
Topic: What-is-it question CLIII.
Replies: 8
Views: 2499

Response...

Don't suppose it is meant to sit on a piano, is it? That is wood, but not really furniture... (::warm smile::).
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by mizzllat
Sun Apr 16, 2006 6:28 am
Forum: Silver Jewelry - Single Image
Topic: Hugging or Dancing Couple?
Replies: 0
Views: 1858

Hugging or Dancing Couple?

Hoppy Easter Everyone! I sincerely apologize for not having a photograph of the mark I am interested in, but the ony one available is copyrighted and I cannot access it at this time. The mark is actually pretty easy to describe, as it is of a man and woman who are either hugging or dancing. There ar...

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