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Romantic mauve, 1895

Wileman created this cup in 1895. The shape is called “Century” – perhaps because the century was about to change. The pattern is one of trailing daisies that casually wind their way around, and it comes in a sweet and gentle mauve colour. 10 more words

Porcelain

Acquiring An Antique China Cabinet

A lot of people have dish sets that are just too good to keep with the everyday dishes. While there might be sets of dishes like this within your home, not everyone has found the appropriate means to store them and display them like they ought to be displayed all the time that they aren’t…
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OMGosh (as my friend would say)

Apparently these still exist and people still use them, as evidenced by the wrinkled grunge. But they are antique enough that instructions and warnings are required. 9 more words

Education

If the stones could speak..

As you walk through the streets of the village of Pals, in northeastern Catalonia, you may admire the churches, chapells, walls and fortifications of this medieval town, just as any other tourist. 203 more words

Photography

A New Antique Store?

February 23, 2017

If you forget what day it is, you are probably having fun. 

The last few weeks have been crazy short ¬†with all of the valentine’s day events. 233 more words

Books

Copeland Spode Imari coffeecup, 1884

This would make an amazing gift to a coffee lover: a tiny antique Copeland Spode demitasse coffeecup from 1884, in a warm Imari pattern with lots of gilding. 10 more words

Porcelain