From the rummage, a leather covered antique cash box, minus the key.
Victorian or Edwardian.
I don't see an L. A G perhaps.
Well, go back to that list of Cornish artists and see if you can find an initial match. Meant something to someone or still wouldn't be...
Any information would be helpful, looks really cool, nugget size about a small marble, 30" long. [ATTACH] [ATTACH]
Yeah the frame was just something i had knocking about, so might be better to find an earlier frame
i think i see A L
Not all those small Devon villages had a post office. Sender could have lived in environs of Churston Ferrers. And could well have...
I'd agree on it being painted by the sender. Watercolour was a mandatory skill for middle and upper class girls of decent family.
It was mounted in a binnacle and the direc tion was illuminated through the slots.
Here's one similar.
how can you tell where it's pointing to?????
i suppose the post mark could be the place where it was painted as well, didnt think of that !
Churston Ferrers i think
brilliant info deb thanks, very interesting
the post mark on the stamp is 1910, so all seems to fit in
I would think painted by the sender. What year is "back then?" According to this, Miss Fitzherbert was an artist. Not unlikely that...
thought this was quite sweet for a pound, not exactly fine art but like the idea of it
were these hand painted postcards quite...
Another terminology difference in the U.S.... here it's call "India ink." It's a very black medium that coats a surface very well. When...
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