Tag Archives: militaria

SOLD! Copper Trench Art Bank

   According to Wikipedia, “trench art is any decorative item made by soldiers, prisoners of war or civilians where the manufacture is directly linked to armed conflict or its consequences”. This metal bank is a good example of trench art. … 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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Disturbing WWII Picture – Update

A while back I published the post below about the WWII picture shown in the frame, asking if anyone had any info. Late last week some answers finally arrived via one of the resources we’re subscribed to. The information provided … Continue reading

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Munchies, Dignitaries, Ribbon Cutting & Grand Opening!

Please join us on Friday, June 26 at 10:30 am for our Ribbon Cutting and Grand Opening!  The Androscoggin County Chamber of Commerce will be doing the honors, and dignitaries have been invited.  (Some are even attending!) Come on over! … Continue reading

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Disturbing WWII Picture – Any Info?

I got this picture at an auction, without realizing what the content was.  When John took a close look at it, he realized it is a very disturbing, although probably posed, depiction of a Japanese soldier peering in at a … Continue reading

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Instructors | Facilitators Wanted!

Do you have a special skill, talent or knowledge that somehow relates to art, pin-ups, militaria, signage, glassware, jewelry, dishes, or anything else old, collectible or unusual that you’d love to tell others about?  Or are you interested in offering … Continue reading

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