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Antique Japanned Toleware Oval Tray Wonderful Patina

Antique Japanned Toleware Oval Tray Wonderful Patina

These decorated wares were called tole, derived from the French “tole peinte” which means “painted sheet metal.” 
Advertising Plate by D.E. McNicol of Kansas

Advertising Plate by D.E. McNicol of Kansas

This 7 inch plate was a giveaway by the J.A. Lednicky Stores, which were in Everest, Purcell and Huron, Kansas, all of which is printed in gold at the front bottom. The central motif features a male pheasant in front of a stand of birch trees; at the lower right there is a signature: “Daudin.”
Gingerbread Heinrich Haeberlein Figural  Tin From West Germany

Gingerbread Heinrich Haeberlein Figural Tin From West Germany

This charming lebkuchen (gingerbread) tin has outstanding lithographed, embossed graphics. It was produced in West Germany by Heinrich Haeberlein ...