Category Archives: 2011 Posts

December 2011

What? No Mustard? Or, Perhaps….. Play it Again, Sam. This seems to have been the month of the cruet. Quite few of them came up on eBay in November and for the most part made good to high prices. Early … Continue reading

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November 2011

Yeee-Hahhh and Many Other Tales of Phileas Fogg and Jean Passepartout Style eBay Derring-do! There’s an ol’ part of downtown Manchester called Moss Side.  It’s a rootin’ tootin’ one hoss burg just the other side of Tombstone, Arizona. It is … Continue reading

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October 2011

No prizes for guessing what is the top pot this month, it is the 10″ lidded ginger jar in JAZZ 3353 which went for over £5000. What a price! Did you buy it? Is it as good as it was … Continue reading

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September 2011

Once More Unto The Breach, Dear Friends, Once More… Another month has passed and more CW has passed me by. Hey ho. If only I had enough money for the WAGON WHEELS 3813 jug vase auctioned by doc_julio. Trust me … Continue reading

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August 2011

Even on His Holidays!!! Now that I know you all so well I thought it was time to let you know what I really look like, so here is a picture of me. Bonjour, mes amis! I am typing this … Continue reading

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July 2011

Where did half a year go? Have you started your Christmas shopping yet, readers? I think some collectors have, and one or two of them have grabbed a bargain. cpm1947 sold a lovely 10″ PERSIAN 2882 ginger jar complete with … Continue reading

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June 2011

Forgive me Lord, for I have sinned. It is a month since my last confession. I have committed the cardinal and heinous sin of sitting in front of my computer most of the month, saying things like “Yes dear”, lying … Continue reading

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May 2011

Hello all, Every now and again an eBay seller gets a really unexpected result. I spoke to seller Patsy of patalan during the auction for her Rainbow Fan 3700 trinket box. She said she was surprised by how much interest … Continue reading

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April 2011

Most of you will have seen the famous Clint Eastwood / Sergio Leone film and here I intend to create my own (much better!) version of it, to showcase the broad and fantastic church that is Carlton Ware…. The Novelty, … Continue reading

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March 2011

Hello everybody,  I haven’t had too much difficulty finding things to highlight this month. In fact, so many interesting pieces came up I have decided to concentrate on 2 of the best known Carlton Ware sellers, oscarpops and catstealer.  oscarpops … Continue reading

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