"Unfortunately I believe this is a modern-day reproduction attempting to emulate an early-mid 19th century Staffordshire figurine. It was likely made in China. I once bought a similar item as a souvenir from a gift shop at a historic house museum.…"
What you've got is Rosa Pink Rosaline by Arcoroc, a French company. It was for sale in the 1980s and was made to emulate depression glass, since depression glass was highly collectable at that point in…"
It looks like you have a nice old brass paperweight with a cast iron underside. It probably dates around 1890-1900. There are other similar examples online, most of which are located in England. I suppose there is a good chance it could…"
I think your vase might be more modern, made in the style of Delft. I haven't seen old Delft with this kind of mark. Also, I noticed the decoration on the vase has two seams where the design meets up. This indicates that the design is…"
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I collect many things; mainly Limoges porcelain, early local photography, and leather-bound books. I enjoy researching and photographing my collection in my spare time. I used to write an antiques blog during my grad school days. I hope to get back to it someday.
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