Tuesday, October 26, 2010

Tuesday Treasure

This week I am sharing four of my favourite little pieces that I had from my Mum - she would have inherited them from her mum or mil - other than that I know very little about them except that I think they are so beautiful... and all so different....

This little round one is 10cm (4") high - both side aspects are the yellow rose design and the front and back have different pictures.....



This little one is also 10cm high and is more angular - an interesting shape and a little bit more cracked and weathered than the others....



This one is taller - about 12 cms (5") - I couldn't get close up without a blurry picture but the painting is so pretty and I love the blue and gold....



This one is definitely my favourite - as it has lovely little bugs - it is also 10cm and is different all the way round and has so much detail - so delicate and pretty.....



I hope you enjoy looking at these little treasures - now I'm off to Clare's to see what others are showing today.......

12 comments:

  1. I love them all but the last one is my favourite too . Thanks for showing us and playing along .

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  2. Aren't they pretty!!! I'm always amazed when something like this survives being handed down. They are so beautiful.

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  3. Oh yes they are lovely Fiona.
    The octagonal ones remind me of really old fashioned tea jar / canisters.

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  4. They are all so lovley.....how lucky you are to have them all...

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  5. Your treasures are really sweet. Lucky you to have become their custodian.

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  6. Beautiful treasures. You are lucky to have them to enjoy. Nola

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  7. Treasured items to keep and then pass on again. They are wonderful!
    :)

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  8. Love love love your treasures!!

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  9. Just gorgeous Fiona , all these pieces are incredibly beautiful.

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  10. My favorites are the first and last. So cute. I love little treasures. Have a great week. Hugs, Kim

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  11. These are very beautiful - I can see why they are treasures. Very special.

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