Category: 20s

Antique playing cards from Germany 1920s.

Antique playing cards. The Moon. German vintage illustration

The Moon.

Antique playing cards. The Rooster. German vintage illustration

Rooster

Antique playing cards from Germany 1920s.

German vintage illustration. Moon and Rooster.

Linderhof palace. Royal Villa of King Louis II of Bavaria.

AK,  King Louis II. Castle Linderhof Bavaria.

Royal Villa of King Louis II

Linderhof palace. Royal Villa of King Louis II of Bavaria.

Replica of the palace and gardens of Versailles, the magnificent former residence of the Sun King Louis XIV. The garden and park in Linderhof is one of the exemplars of the garden art of historicism. Built by King Ludwig II of Bavaria, called the fairy prince.

 

 

Salzburg Mirabell Gardens, Mirabell Palace, Austria 1928.

Schloss Mirabell Palace Salzburg. Collectible Austria stamps. Philately. German Handwriting.

Salzburg Mirabell Gardens

Handwriting. Collectible Austrian Stamps. Austria philately. Template AK, postcard.

Back of postcard. Salzburg Mirabell Gardens.

Salzburg Mirabell Gardens, Mirabell Palace, Austria 1928.

The famous Mirabell Gardens are the gardens of Mirabell Palace in the Austrian city of Salzburg in Austria.

Hamburg Reesendamm, Alsterarkaden in 1921.

AK, Hamburg, Reesendamm Brücke. Old stamps Germania-red, handwriting
AK, Hamburg, Reesendamm Brücke. Old stamps Germania-red, handwriting

Hamburg Reesendamm, Alsterarkaden, 1921

Back of postcard, Red Germania stamp, German Reich, handwriting, postmarks. Sent to Berlin 1921.

Back of postcard with stamps and handwriting

Old Postcard from Hamburg, Reesendamm bridge with Alsterarkaden, 1921.

Back of postcard, Red Germania stamp, German Reich, handwriting, postmarks. Sent to Berlin 1921.

Antique Corkscrews by H.S. Howland Canada

Antique Corkscrews. Nickel plated, polished Wood Handle. Canada Toronto Vine Tool. Canadian hardware distributor

Corkscrews by H.S. Howland

Antique Corkscrews. Nickel plated, polished Wood Handle. Canada Toronto Vine Tool. Canadian hardware distributor

Corkscrews by H.S. Howland

Corkscrews by H.S. Howland, Sons & Co., Limited, Toronto.

Old corkscrew design of the early 20th century. Manufacturer was the company H.S. Howland, Sons & Co., Limited, Toronto. Published by the company C. B Hamm of Queensboro, Ontario on June 21, 1923. A few corkscrew models are identical in part to the design around 1840.

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  • Corkscrew No. 7020, Length 41/2 inch, Twist Convex, Steel Blade, Ironhandle, Combination Cap Extractor and Pick.
  • No. 1000, Length 6 in. Twist Convex/Spiral, Steel Blade, Bronzed Iron Handle.
  • No. 5040, Length 4 in. Twist Spiral, Steel Case, Nickle Plated.
  • No 7171, Length 4 1/2 in. Twist Convex, All Steel, Nickel Plated (Waiters best Friend)
  • No. 527 Length 1/2 in. Twist Convex, Steel Blade, Iron Handle, Nickle Plated.

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  • Corkscrew No. 7312 Length 5 in. Twist Spiral, Polished Wood Handle
  • No. 1721 Length 4 1/2 in. Twist Spiral, Polished Wood Handle, Nickle Plated. Imitation Ebony Handle. Shank passes through Handle and with Washer.
  • Corkscrew Walker`s No. 39, Length 5 1/2 in. Twist Spiral, Nickle Plated. Wood Handle, Self Puller.
  • No. 1721 Length 6 in. Twist Convex, Nickle Plated. Imitation Ebony Handle, Self Puller. Attachment pinned through Handle.

Free Ebook: Hardware merchandising (January-May 1904)

Prien am Chiemsee with Bavarian Alps. Old postcard 1920s.

AK Prien am Chiemsee Germany. Old postcard 1920. Collectible

Prien am Chiemsee.

Prien am Chiemsee with Bavarian Alps. Old postcard 1920s.

In the background are the mountains of the Bavarian Alps. In the foreground, the village Prien with church and old architecture. Prien was in the middle of the 12th century (around 1158), established as an administrative center of the Counts of Falkenstein. Prien am Chiemsee was in the course of administrative reform in Bavaria in 1818 an independent political community. The health resort and spa resort is located directly on Lake Chiemsee. The name Prien derives from the Celtic name for the river Prien (Brigenna – “The coming out of the mountains”) from.

AK Wolfratshausen Bavaria Paradise Road 1920s

AK Wolfratshausen Bavaria. Old postcard

Wolfratshausen Bavaria Paradise Road

Wolfratshausen Bavaria Paradise Road 1920s.

Old town with church view. Wolfratshausen is a city in the Upper Bavarian district of Bad Tölz-Wolfratshausen. Wolfratshausen belongs to the region Bavarian Oberland and is located in the river valleys of Loisach and Isar. Wolfratshausen found its first mention as “Wolueradeshusun” in a charter of King Henry II of 30 June 1003 at the court of Regensburg in connection with the determination of a hunting zone.