"Those are very interesting! Could they possibly be shoe hangers? Insert the pointed portion into the toe part of shoe, hang it over the closet rod, then put the smaller part into the heel part of the shoe.
When you find out what they are, please let…"
"I'm sad to say, I believe these are not only printed and not manually signed, but they are not even a scanned version of their signatures. I've search through dozens of pages worth of both Dean Martin and Jerry Lewis signatures and none of…"
"Hi Lloyd, I remembered I posted something on print identification. I repost herein, but do still post your new closeups all the same.
Use a magnifying loupe to view the surface up close.
If it is a print you should see something like the following…"
"From what I can make out of the signature, it does look printed rather than signed. However, if you can scan the signature at a much higher resolution, or take an extremely closeup photograph in sharp focus, I may be able to tell for sure?"
"painting of Icon for Saint Phanourios who has become famous for assisting the faithful in revealing lost or hidden spiritual matters of the heart, objects, directing or revealing actions that should be taken, restoring health and similar…"
"A Reliquary is a container or carrier for church relics. Your item looks like a wall hanging. It could be a Grecian Saint as the writing looks like Grecian to me and I see a halo around his head. Name unknown. Perhaps a study of the…"
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