Thursday, January 26, 2017

A Little Thrifting

Gentle Friends... well, we made it to Thursday and so it must be "Thrifty Thursday."  We hit the usual shops and I even tried to find the one Estate Sale going on in the City... but without any luck, I found the street, I found where the house should have been but no house with the number nor the usual Estate sale signs that should have been about ... I spent about 10 minutes looking then threw the towel in and headed home ....  but I had already found some fun stuff...

...a super hand painted, gilt trimmed hard paste porcelain 19th-century jug for a"Mary McChain 1849" a copy of Jean Plaidy's first book from her historical fiction series about the Tudor Dynasty and a super little porcelain tray from Elizabeth II's Silver Jubilee of 1977. 
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That's about it for today sports fans, thanks again for stopping by, do stop again!!

Take care,
edgar

5 comments:

  1. Nice finds, I myself would be doing an internet search to find our about Mary McChain. I did a quick one there is such a person or at least the dates would be correct.

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  2. Great finds. I especially like that little jug!

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  3. Dearest Edgar: Lovelyfinds, are you reading the series? It does look interesting.
    The jug looks beautiful in your photo, I bet it even looks better in person.
    Too bad you did not find the estate sale, they are so interesting to go too.

    Blessings
    Catherine

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