Gift Giving .... An American Antique Adventure High Fashion Shows may be on the runway in New York but this Eastern Shore store wants you to wear your pajamas whle searching for those special gifts for your loved ones!
News-Antique.com - Nov 30,-0001 - Searching for unusual gift ideas? Skip the crowded perfume & tie counters this year & shop for those special gifts in your pajamas! Gift ideas on this internet antique site range from vintage fishing rods, reels & creels to yellowware, rockingham to vintage clothing, a weathervane & folk art ragdolls!
Free gift wrapping is also included in our TIAS antique internet shop “An American Antique Adventure” at http: //TIAS.com/stores/mopedd. If we don’t have it, we’ll try to find it for you!
We’re sold antiques for the past twenty years in shops on the Eastern Shore of Maryland. Recently retired we decided to expand our shop to the internet. We still have tons of things yet to list online, so be sure to send us your wish lists!
Bamboo fishing rods for fly fishing or surf are available for the fisherman or woman. Vintage fishing reels, many with boxes can be used for display or actual use! If you are looking for a special wooden lure with glass eyes that you remember from Grand-Dads tackle box...let us know, we may just have it!
Wicker fishing creels can be used or displayed for a great country lodge or seaside cottage look! We’ve a wicker creel that bears the original “Made in Occupied Japan” label! The only one we’ve ever seen!
For the coffee lover we have a great Rockingham coffee mug from 1830 or a Yellowware beer mug! We also have a Rockingham spittoon for the bar!
A hand painted gaming carnival wheel would look fantastic hanging in that special man’s bar or man-cave! Dad won’t know anyone else getting that gift as it’s a one of a kind!
Other game room gift ideas include a hand drawn “Bar cartoon” that hung in a Pennsylvania bar for the 103rd headquarters of Troop Club Newton Square Pennsylvania in 1939!
Americana is represented in the form of an eagle weathervane, a 15 star flag, painted boxes & handmade rugs & quilts.
Advertising items also make popular gifts for Dad or Granddad. Our site features a three piece Lance cracker set that includes two glass Lance cracker jars with lids that sit by a rarely found Lance glass shelf! I’ve seen jars, but never a shelf before!
Black Americana is a popular collectible with men and women. We’ve a hand drawn sketch of a Black American gentleman in uniform from the 30s or 40s. A Black Americana engraving is available that depicts oyster dredging boats in the Chesapeake Bay.
Music is also available in a four piece 78 record set by Bert Williams who died in 1922 but “will always be remembered as a humble comedian from the British West Indies who taught millions of Americans to laugh & kings to Cake Walk” so stated Columbia records upon the sets release. Duke Ellington & Louis Jordan Vinyl sets are also available for the blues and jazz lovers!
Books by & about Black Americans, Boy Scouting & fishing can be propped on Dad’s shelf with bookends