Boland's Recent Activity

  1. Boland liked verybrad's post in the thread I need some Help about this Lamp?.

    Looks reasonably old to me. Can we see the top part better? A shot of the bottom as well.... Also a look at sockets and plug would be...

    Dec 4, 2022 at 4:12 PM
  2. Boland liked Sleem's post in the thread I need some Help about this Lamp?.

    Can anyone tell me please about this Lamp? is it old or not? And from where? Thanks!

    20221201_140341 - Kopie.jpg 20221201_140358 - Kopie.jpg Dec 4, 2022 at 4:11 PM
  3. Boland liked kentworld's post in the thread Interesting wall hanging- origin?.

    My Dad's family emigrated to Canada from Norway during the Depression. Lots of Norwegian stuff around when I was growing up.

    Dec 4, 2022 at 4:08 PM
  4. Boland liked evelyb30's post in the thread Talk about surprises - pot metal and rhinestone sold for HOW much?.

    I think someone wanted Grandma's brooch back. Either that or this was something even I didn't know about. I got two offers on it but...

    Dec 4, 2022 at 4:05 PM
  5. Boland replied to the thread Mitzi Perdue donates Emerald for Ukraine.

    That’s excellent news! Thanks for letting us know!

    Dec 4, 2022 at 3:31 PM
  6. Boland liked ola402's post in the thread Mitzi Perdue donates Emerald for Ukraine.

    I looked it up on Sotheby's and it was sitting at $65,000 and within a minute or two it went up to $85,000 with about 3 days to go. I...

    Dec 4, 2022 at 3:30 PM
  7. Boland replied to the thread Interesting wall hanging- origin?.

    Appreciate it. Thanks for reply and info. Seems your family had firsthand experience! :-)

    Dec 4, 2022 at 2:15 PM
  8. Boland liked kentworld's post in the thread Interesting wall hanging- origin?.

    Norwegian. Hand stitched. Bell pull. Likely 1960/70s when these were popular. My aunt had cushion covers done in the same technique....

    Dec 4, 2022 at 2:11 PM
  9. Boland liked Any Jewelry's post in the thread Silver or not? 19 century?.

    Welcome Lovetsky. The beautiful cup or beaker is Chinese Export silver, very sought after. The mark says Zu Yin, which is a very high...

    Dec 4, 2022 at 1:50 PM
  10. Boland liked Lovetsky's post in the thread Silver or not? 19 century?.

    Hi there! Recently I found some old stuff in my grandparents house. My grandfather moved from Koningsberg in early’s 50s and bring it in...

    photo_2022-12-04_18-39-07.jpg photo_2022-12-04_18-39-01.jpg photo_2022-12-04_18-38-59.jpg photo_2022-12-04_18-42-12.jpg photo_2022-12-04_18-42-05.jpg photo_2022-12-04_18-41-20.jpg Dec 4, 2022 at 1:49 PM
  11. Boland liked johnnycb09's post in the thread Mitzi Perdue donates Emerald for Ukraine.

    I had a silver coin from the Atocha and I treasured it.Until someone else treasured it more and relieved me of it. If I had that emerald...

    Dec 4, 2022 at 1:48 PM
  12. Boland liked pearlsnblume's post in the thread Mitzi Perdue donates Emerald for Ukraine.

    I totally agree.

    Dec 4, 2022 at 1:45 PM
  13. Boland replied to the thread Interesting little brass candlesticks.

    Thank you for comment and lead. I will do that. I was thinking along similar lines and searching Ashanti brass. Will search Benin.

    Dec 4, 2022 at 1:23 PM
  14. Boland liked johnnycb09's post in the thread Interesting little brass candlesticks.

    Try Benin Bronzes. They look African to me.

    Dec 4, 2022 at 1:21 PM
  15. Boland liked Any Jewelry's post in the thread Mitzi Perdue donates Emerald for Ukraine.

    Stunning emerald. If I had the money I would bid, for the emerald and for Ukraine. But as much as I love emeralds and think Ukraine a...

    Dec 4, 2022 at 12:35 PM