Category Archives: Kitsch & Curiosities

Rather… Uh… Interesting Plastic Adult Novelty Dolls

Okay, these two adult novelty toys are definitely from another era.  I have no idea if they were supposed to be battery operated or if they’re missing something that makes them move or shake their hips.  But they are certainly … Continue reading

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These Free-Standing Metal Outdoor Flamingos are GREAT!

I love love love these flamingos!  They were purchased of course for sale by the business, but it will be hard to part with them! They don’t exactly go with all the other, more sedate lawns in my housing association … Continue reading

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SOLD! Vintage Ceramic and 1950s Era Plastic/Melamine GES-Line Ashtrays

  Here’s an assortment of rather large ceramic ashtrays (5 of them, probably at least 25 years old) and vintage – 1950s era – plastic GES-Line ashtrays (3 yellow and 1 blue; the orange one sold) as well as one … Continue reading

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SOLD! Vintage Carved Large Conch Shell with Cameo

We picked this out of an old woodworking shop – it was a completely unexpected find! The cameo features the detailed carving of a lovely lady with an elegant hair style.  The piece was exquisitely done.  Use it as a paperweight or … Continue reading

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SOLD! Milk Glass Bar Lamp Globe

This vintage milk glass “Bar” lamp globe has sold elsewhere for $30-$40 and more.  Our price is pretty reasonable in comparison! Condition:  This globe is in really nice shape with just a single flaw or nick on the side, as … Continue reading

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SOLD! Ceramic Gargoyle – Dog with Wings?

  Okay, so this is not Cerberus, the Greek mythological dog that guarded the gates of the underworld, because he only has one head.  And maybe he’s not even a winged dog at all… We’re not sure.  But he definitely … Continue reading

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SOLD! Signed Initiation Paddle (?) from 1955

We believe this is an initiation paddle of some sort (hopefully it wasn’t actually used, but was more ceremonial than utilitarian).  The front says “To Bob from Dane” in extravagantly curly-cue lettering.  The back contains more than two dozen signatures, … Continue reading

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