"Yes, carnival glass. The white part is called "opal rim" or opalescent. I found a couple listed online for sale that look like yours. They say Dugan and they were priced in the $60 range.Here's one: …"
"Age-wise, I bet it is 1950s to early 60s. Yours appears to be high quality, but it's really hard to judge from photos. Here are a couple of comparisons that will help you determine value.Ebay listing: vintage filigree photo frame…"
"Hi, Wayne. I found your chef's brother floating around the interwebs. It's called chalkware. Most likely from the early 1950's. Collectible but not worth a lot of money. Click the link to have a peek at…"
"Wow, you got skills! :) nice job finding that original cover.extra coolness -- that auction listing is from an auction I know very well personally. Used to be run by a friend, Charles Connour. small, small internetted world."
"I have a friend who sells actual vintage song sheet covers. I'm pretty sure your artwork is based upon one of those. Tell Taylor was a songwriter and "He's a Darn Good Man to Have Hanging Around" is one of his…"
"I have never come across this style of egg/relish combo, but if I had -- I'm with you! I love them. The style and age are fun. And they look extremely useful. I wouldn't only love them, I would use them.Age-wise,…"
"Here's a blog entry with some photos you might find useful. This fellow is restoring a similar piece dated circa 1800 and he has close-ups and upended photos. I'm thinking his is about 100 years older than…"
"Yes! I'm so glad you posted. Piles of lovely things, other piles of useful things -- where does one draw the line? For myself, at the moment -- I'm good with the new aluminum jug I brought in only because the previous old…"
"I notice one on ebay for sale for $10 and this auction listing -- it's 2010 and he didn't actually get the bid he was seeking. But he was also estimating $10/piece range. It's not much info, but perhaps it's a…"
"a puzzler! Is it crystal and silver? And what size? I'm guessing the handle is about 4 inches so the whole thing is ... about 12 inches?
Like Jeannine says, I've seen ash trays with that general shape. But without a lid or a place to rest…"
"It's funny how knowing it is heavy metal changes things. I've found images of several similar pieces referred to as Chinese bronze. Here is one example:Ebay listing: antique Chinese bronze vase dragon handles"
"When it comes to value, here's the way I'd look at it.
Retail Value -- the Etsy example like yours is asking $79 for one that has a condition problem. One of it's lids will not open. That is consistent with the $100 asking price on a…"
Dear Sherry...Thank you so much for the information...I did send an email notice to Mr. Lundy... I really hope to hear back from him soon?..Your help is greatly appreciated..Have a wonderful Thanksgiving Day and the holidays to come, Denise W.
Hi Sherry...Do you know anything about the painting of the mountain lion " OUT OF THE NIGHT " ?...I painted it and would like to know how it was obtained...The original owners were very good friends of ours..Any information would be helpful..Regards Denise W.