I have lots of pretty things!

Discussion in 'Introductions' started by Elizabeth Tolbert, Sep 2, 2023.

  1. Elizabeth Tolbert

    Elizabeth Tolbert New Member

    It all started with a set of Czechoslovakian china that was given to me when I was about 8 years old, by one of my grandma's. She's also the reason I love antique mahogany.

    I started a small collection of dragonware when I was about 12.

    I love EAPG, ABC glass, martini sets, and, am on the hunt for a piece of Steuben in the wild. That would be to me, the holy grail!

    I'm retired military.
    The Air Force was gracious enough to send me on an all expenses paid, shopping trip, to Turkey, one summer. I was very good at my job, so many afternoons were spent shopping! Persian rugs, wrought iron pieces....
    They also sent me to an extended family vacation in Korea, where my daughter and I met my mother's family. That was another amazing shopping trip!
    I'm in the process of trying to identify some mystery pieces that I've collected over the years. I hope I'm in the right place!
  2. 916Bulldogs123

    916Bulldogs123 Well-Known Member

    Welcome Elizabeth
    Can't wait to see your collections!
  3. komokwa

    komokwa The Truth is out there...!

    welcome & We thank you for your service !

    Read the rules & how to post pics , and where....... and you'll get the help u need in short order !
    We are not always here all the time , it's an international group....but you tell us about what you have...and we'll tell you what it is... 98 out of 100 times...

    no one's perfect !!:yuck::playful::playful::playful::playful::playful::playful::playful:
  4. Houseful

    Houseful Well-Known Member

  5. pearlsnblume

    pearlsnblume Well-Known Member

  6. Debora

    Debora Well-Known Member

    Thanks for joining us, Elizabeth!

  7. johnnycb09

    johnnycb09 Well-Known Member

    Welcome ! Lots of "pretties" lovers on here,so your in good comp[any.
  8. Potteryplease

    Potteryplease Well-Known Member

    Welcome to the group-- lots of knowledgeable, helpful, friendly people here.
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  9. Bakersgma

    Bakersgma Well-Known Member

    Greetings, Elizabeth!
    Elizabeth Tolbert likes this.
  10. Any Jewelry

    Any Jewelry Well-Known Member

    Welcome, Elizabeth.
    Sounds like you could help us with your expertise and experience as well.
    johnnycb09 and pearlsnblume like this.
  11. silverbell

    silverbell Well-Known Member

    Welcome! I too love old china and mahogany, courtesy of MY grandmother!
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