Minton Tile 1909 catalog
I've been digging thru period catalogs again. I ran across a color Minton Tile catalog from c. 1905 that is quite stunning. Here are many color pictures from it.
1860'S Christian Hacker dollhouse
this rare circa 1860's dollhouse was made by Christian Hacker of nuremburg, Germany. It is the only known example in existance with the unusual recessed third floor and flower pots on the balconies. This house is a precursor to the later mansard style dollhouses made by Hacker in the 1880's up to the early 1900's. the later houses have fewer details. this house came to me fully furnished and with some provenance. It will be featured in a reference book on Christian Hacker dollhouses later…
The Victoria and the English Country Miniature House
Yes, I know I'm a long way from finishing the Brownstone -- barely started, is more like it -- and I have the Creatin' Contest for this year as well. But, I have two wonderful sets of plans for future builds to share today. You know how saddened I was over the…
Come See, Come Sew: Vintage Books on Handicrafts
Assistant Museum Librarian Andrea Puccio explores the strange and fascinating world of pattern books dating back to the eighteenth century.
Großes Angebot an historischem Spielzeug - Blech-, Erzgebirge-, Militärspielzeug, Eisenbahnen, Puppenstuben und Zubehör, Christbaumschmuck, Steiff-Tiere und Bären, historische Puppen und Accessoires
The Top Five Reasons to LOVE Dollhouses - Ruby Lane Blog
Miniatures and miniature rooms existed even in the Stone Age, where the 40,000-year-old Venus figures mostly fit in the palm of one’s hand. The famous Nampa figurine found in Idaho could be older, or a hoax, according to conflicting archaeologists, but it, too, is only inches high. Miniatures and mini rooms existed in Ancient Egypt... Read more »
Antique Paul Leonhardt Pink Gilt floral miniature furniture set doll house small doll Choice
Title: Antique Paul Leonhardt Pink Gilt floral miniature furniture set doll house small doll Choice, Price: $295 USD, Category: Dolls:Antique Dolls:Toy Furniture, Shop: Sondra Krueger Antiques, Description: Antique Paul Leonhardt pink gilt miniature furniture with floral design. I absolutely love this furniture it's hard to part with. Great for display with small dolls like Mignonettes or in a large