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SOLD! Antique 3-Drawer Bureau in Green

  This nice little chest of drawers has stood the test of time.  Unlike those pieces for sale at furniture stores that have been through a “multi-step finishing process [that] results in a weathered, distressed patina” (an actual quote) – with a … Continue reading

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SOLD! 1950s Vintage Salmon Lucite & Ceramic Shell Lamp

  You’ve got to love this 1950s vintage salmon-colored ceramic & lucite lamp in the shape of a large shell.  It’s such a great reminder of a simpler time in our history, when pastels made an appearance in the most … Continue reading

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Great New Inventory inc a Stained Glass Lighthouse (SOLD), a Spy Glass, and a Sign for the “Cobb” Family (SOLD)

  We were just at an auction on Friday and picked up a number of great new items, including a wonderful dining room table with 6 chairs and huge hutch!   (It’s possible that we’ll be a little late opening … Continue reading

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SOLD! A Nice Comfy Old Rocker!

  We love this old rocking chair.  It’s one of the low-to-the-ground kinds, and is a great addition to a home of nearly any style… it’s reminiscent of the old nursery rockers I remember from being very young. Just $40 … Continue reading

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SOLD! Vintage Red Mirror

Our vintage red mirror is about 32″ high x 22.5″ wide at its widest points.  It’s made of real wood and is a good solid piece. The back does have what appears to be a water stain, but otherwise it’s … Continue reading

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Our New Heritage Gallery & Classroom – In Progress!

  As mentioned in our last post, we’re wicked excited to announce the upcoming Grand Opening of our expanded shop which will nearly double the floor space of our present shop… the Heritage Gallery will be open soon, right next door … Continue reading

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Consignments & Special Requests

  Like most art, antiques & collectibles shops we get several inquiries a week from people who either want us to appraise their individual items or collections, or who want to discuss selling or consigning their collections to our shop. … Continue reading

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SOLD! WWII Navy Ship Matchbook Collection

This is a fabulous collection of 174 Navy matchbook covers of ships manufactured during WWII, mostly destroyers and auxiliary ships. Format: The collection is in a plain binder with each matchbook individually placed in sleeves designed for this purpose, as … Continue reading

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And the Winnah Is…..

Gerald Burpee is the Winner of Two Free Balloon Ride Tickets!! I just gave him a call and unfortunately he wasn’t able to talk right then, but we’re looking forward to presenting the tickets to him and a lucky other … Continue reading

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We’re About to Announce the Winner of our “Hit the Skies” Contest!

We’re about to announce the winner of the Balloon Ride tickets! Just waiting for the Hubs to arrive at the shop, so he can pick the name out of the paper bag! What, you expected us to use some kind of … Continue reading

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