"Hi thanks for including me, I look forward to spending a bit more time browsing and learning more about the antique world on this site now that I have retired from full time work. I have a few bits and pieces handed down to me and collected over the…"
"Thanks for sharing this post. This is a very helpful and informative material. Good post and keep it up. Websites are always helpful in one way or the other, that’s cool stuff, anyways, a good way to get started to renovate your dreams into…"
I'm not really sure what I'm doing but thought I started off in Whadja Find Group the very first time I posted about the pipe. Next I tried to do the same with my silver egg cups but maybe got that in the wrong place too cos…"
"Well thank you so much Deric! I am amazed to find yet more info about my pipe, or should I say "frigger" ? I really appreciate you taking time to give me the extra details and confirmation of its history. What a great and friendly site…"
"It is most definitely a Nailsea pipe, they are known as friggers. The company was founded by John Robert Lucas , a Bristol merchant, who sold his original beer and cider business in order to devote himself to this new venture. The Nailsea works was…"
I have really enjoyed all the discussion about this pipe as I've tried before to find out about it with no success. However I am very happy to find out the details and that is a little more interesting than I may have first believed. I…"
You commented a while ago on my pink and white glass pipe and said you had one similar. Another member suggested to me that mine is a Nailsea pipe. I checked that out and indeed an identical pipe, showed up. The pattern is Whimsy, made in…"
"Hello again Charles, I just had to let you know that it is indeed a Nailsea pipe and I am very excited to discover details about it. The pattern is "Whimsy" and it was made in 1870. The value of an identical pipe in 2001 was considered to…"
Hi there,I am hoping the members of this group will be able to help me identify the maker, age and possible value of a lovely set of silver plated egg cups that have been passed on to me many years ago by my late grandfather.I have more details of marks etc. on my home page which I tried unsuccessfully to transfer here - sorry. I wonder if anyone who is interested might refer to my home page under the discussion headed Silver Plated Egg Cups fit for Royalty. I am grateful for your…See More