Tag Archives: 1960’s

Nissen Denmark Teak and Glass Relish Dish, ca. 1960’s

28 Oct

20171025_170946Truly a Fab Find!!  This is a teak Relish or Condiment Server with  dark green glass inserts dating to the early 1960’s.  This piece is signed on the bottom by Nissen Denmark.  The set is in excellent condition, no damage to the wood or glass inserts.   These mid 20th century modern pieces are very desirable and difficult to find nowadays.   Priced at $65.

It is only available at our booth at the upcoming Ottawa Antique and Vintage Market being held at the Carleton University Fieldhouse on Bronson Ave. in Ottawa ON on Nov 4th and 5th, 2017.

Please check out their facebook page and webpage for further information on the show.

PLEASE NOTE THIS ITEM IS NOW SOLD!!

 

 

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Cathrineholm Lotus Pot Norway

17 Oct

This colourful enamel ware pot with the Lotus pattern on it is in very good condition, only showing minimal wear.  Grete Prytz Kittlesen  was the woman who designed the line of enamelware  and the pattern was designed by Arne Clausen in the 1960’s for Cathrineholm of Norway.  These are now very collectible and much sought after for both practical and esthetic purposes.  Grouped together in all the colours available, these make a wonderful display.

This item will be available only at the Ottawa Antique and Vintage Market November 4th and 5th, 2017 where I will have a large booth.  I also have a set of 6 of the smallest bowls made by Cathrineholm in the green and white Lotus pattern. The Antique show will be held at the Carleton University Fieldhouse on Bronson Ave. in Ottawa, Ont.

Please note this item is now SOLD!!

Wood Mice Cocktail Spears or Picks, Mid 20th Century

20 Jan

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This is another very cute set of wood mice cocktail spears/picks.  Could be made in Japan  or even Denmark but there are no markings on the bottom.  All made of wood, with leather ears and tails.

I will be bringing these and an assortment of small teak kitchen items to the Ottawa Antique and Vintage Market, being held at the Carleton Univeristy Fieldhouse on March 21 and 22nd, 2015.

I also have a booth at the Almonte Antique Market, 26 Mill Street, Almonte ON. Just 30 minutes west of the city of Ottawa.  Open 7 days a week, all year long, 10am to 5pm.  Over 50 dealers in a 2 storey heritage building in downtown Almonte.

Please note this item is now SOLD!!!

 

Anchor Hocking Soreno Nesting Honey Gold Amber Ashtrays

4 Jan

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Nesting ashtrays, made by Anchor Hocking in the 1960’s.  Pattern is called Soreno. The company made them in avocado green, teal blue, pink, crystal and irridescent and this colour which is called ‘Honey Gold’.  I think everyone had an ashtray like this in their homes in that era.  They were plentiful to find a few years ago but not so much now.

If you would like to see this item and other vintage dishes from the mid 20th century, please visit my booth Fab Finds at the Almonte Antique Market, 26 Mill Street, Almonte ON.  Just 30 minutes west of the city of Ottawa ON.

Open 7 days a week, all year long, from 10am to 5pm. Over 50 vendors housed in a beautiful 2 storey heritage building.

This nesting ashtrays are priced at $ 30 for the set.

Wood & Sons Woods Ware, England, Clovelly Pattern

4 Jan

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Covered casserole and Platter by Wood and Sons of England.  Pattern is Clovelly.  Dates to the late 50’s or early 60’s. Both pieces are in nice vintage condition, no nicks or damages that I could see.

If you would like to see this item and many other vintage dishes from the mid 20th century, please visit my booth Fab Finds at the Almonte Antique Market, 26 Mill Street, Almonte ON.  Just 30 minutes west of the city of Ottawa ON.

Open 7 days a week, all year long, from 10am to 5pm. Over 50 vendors housed in a beautiful 2 storey heritage building.

This casserole is priced at $ 20 and the platter is $15.

Please note these items are now SOLD!!

Taylor Smith & Taylor Ever Yours Line, Covered Casserole, Leaves 1960’s

4 Jan

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This uniquely shaped covered casserole dish was manufactured by TS&T, which stands for Taylor, Smith and Taylor, in the USA.  Dates from 1959 to 1965 when it was discontinued.  This is from their ‘Ever Yours’ Line of dishes. This casserole is in very nice vintage condition, with no nicks or visible wear to the surfaces.  The pattern may be called Random Leaves or Brown Leaves. The inside colour is a dark pumpkin shade.

If you would like to see this item and many other vintage dishes from the mid 20th century, please visit my booth Fab Finds at the Almonte Antique Market, 26 Mill Street, Almonte ON.  Just 30 minutes west of the city of Ottawa ON.

Open 7 days a week, all year long, from 10am to 5pm. Over 50 vendors housed in a beautiful 2 storey heritage building.

This casserole is priced at $ 25

Please note this item is now SOLD!!!

Plaid Cristallerie D’Arques Liqueur Decanter Set, France, with Cork Stopper

27 Dec

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The decanter measures approx. 7 ” high.  This boxed set has 2 cork stoppers, made up to look like heads.  Plaid design on glasses and the decanter.  Probably from the late 60’s or early 70’s.

Nice to find in the box.

To see this item and other fab finds, please visit the Almonte Antique Market, 26 Mill Street, Almonte ON. Just 30 minutes west of the city of Ottawa.  Open 7 days a week, all year long, 10am to 5pm.  Over 50 dealers in a 2 storey heritage building in downtown Almonte.

The decanter set is priced at $22

Three Piece Blue Willow Dachshund Dog Planter made in Japan

23 Nov

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Very cute plant holder or posy holder, shaped like a dachshund. I didn’t realize it at the time of purchase, but this is missing 2 pieces in the center which are also curved and have the blue willow pattern on them. I found a few of these planters on ebay that were selling for around $45.00.   It still looks cute as all get out and is still functionable as is. Probably from the 1960’s.

This item can be found at my booth at the Almonte Antique Market, 26 Mills Street, Almonte, ON just 30 minutes west of Ottawa.

Open 7 days a week, from 10am to 5pm, all year round. The market houses over 50 different vendors in one convenient location.

Priced at $12 due to the fact that it is missing pieces.

Please note that this iem is now SOLD!!!

Mid 20th Century Drinking Glasses with Nautical Theme, Ships

5 Nov

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10 Mid 20th Century glasses, maker unknown.  Nice design of ships with a touch of turquoise water for colour.  They may originally been glass containers for peanut butter or jelly.  Nautical themed glassware and kitchenware was very popular from the 40’s to the 60’s.

Visit my booth at the Almonte Antique Market, 26 Mill Street Almonte ON. Open 7 days a week, all year long.  Please note I do not ship any items.

Priced at $40 for the set.

Please note these are now SOLD!!!

Mid 20th Century Collins Style Canvas Kit Purse with Faux Jewels

30 Aug

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Authentic Enid Collins purses either have her initials on them somewhere, either ‘ec’ or ‘c’ or her full signature. Some were dated and some had the name of the decorating theme on them as well.  The ones with full signatures and the ec or c initials date to before the 1970’s. In 1970, the Tandy Leather Corp. purchased Collins of Texas and continued to produce Collins-type handbags.  After 1970 the bags are marked with a ‘C’ or ‘Collins of Texas’.

In the late 60’s, Collins manufactured do-it-yourself kits called Sophistikit.  These bags are not quite as authentic as the original Enid Collins bags with the signature, but, if you like the style, that won’t be a huge issue.  I believe this would have been one of those bags that started life as a kit. The bottom of the purse is wood.

Enid Collins began the company in Texax in 1959 where she procuded wooden box and canvas bucket styles of purses.  Most had brass fasteners and findings, mirrors, paint, faux jewels, rhinestones, sequins and more.  The handles and trims were made of leather and the designs on the purses were always glitzy with lots of bling.

Collectors usually prefer the original ones made before Tandy Leather took over the company.

Also, the purses made from kits are not as desirable as the originals and the price would reflect that. The ones made from kits do not have a designer signature on them.

priced at $45 and will be available in my booth at the A lmonte Antique Market, 26 MIll Street, Almonte ON.

Please note this item is now SOLD!!