Malibu Pottery Bookends

Tipsy Monks – Malibu Potteries Bookends

[ffb_paragraph_0 unique_id=”pk3copb” data=”%7B%22o%22%3A%7B%22gen%22%3A%7B%22ffsys-disabled%22%3A%220%22%2C%22ffsys-info%22%3A%22%7B%7D%22%2C%22text-is-richtext%22%3A%221%22%2C%22align%22%3A%22text-left%22%2C%22align-sm%22%3A%22text-sm-left%22%2C%22align-md%22%3A%22text-md-left%22%2C%22align-lg%22%3A%22text-lg-left%22%7D%7D%7D”][ffb_param route=”o gen text”]   These extremely rare Tipsy Monks California Art Pottery bookends were made by the short-lived Arts & Crafts company Malibu Potteries. The company was founded by May Knight Rindge in 1926 but burned in late 1931 and closed in 1932. We’re offering them for sale on Etsy.   These …

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brass-microscope

Antique Brass Student Microscope with box

Our newest Etsy listing is an antique brass microscope – unmarked but appears to be from about 1910. It comes with a wooden box and some interesting ephemera. Included are a lens cleaning cloth from Anderson & Anderson Opticians and a clipping with fabulous “Turn of the Century” typography, which reads Hellige Hardax Glass.  Hellige …

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