My Gold Castle Lady Jar/Box

Yesterday I bought a beauty at the consignment shop! She wasn't especially cheap at $18, but she was in perfect condition.


You know I have a love of lady head vases, lady portraits, lady portrait plates, and lady figurines, and also a love of vanity jars and powder tins. No wonder I love her!

I love her blue dress in my bathroom with the coral tiles. Look at her little feet poking out from under her skirt!

Clasping her pearls!

A very 1940's hairdo.

What's not to love?


Making her home on my bathroom vanity.

Yup, she's a jar!

She's right beside my silver topped vanity jar that I posted about in Tabletop Treasures. Also an ornate silver plate hand mirror.

Other vanity jars in my collection.

A vintage oil lamp and curling iron (that she may have used in the 1940's), and a photo of one of my daughters complete the vignette.

Lovely Gold Castle Lady!



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10 comments:

  1. She really is lovely! What a wonderful treasure to find!

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  2. Wow! She's something I've never seen the likes of....very pretty. I was never into ceramics or china but as I age I am gaining an appreciation for them especially the vintage ones. And I love color! She's really precious and looks great in your "vignette".

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  3. She is so sweet! I just love that color of blue up against your coral tiles, too!

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  4. I collect dresser jars too and I love your collection. Your little lady is stunning!

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  5. Such a pretty addition! Your collection of vanity jars is fabulous.

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  6. She really is a special little lady! I can see why you had to have her. I think she looks great against the coral tile too.

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  7. she is so sweet....and oh, do we love the color!!

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  8. She is just perfect there, glad you brought her home!
    Hugs,
    Patti

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  9. She really is so pretty there, and looks to be in pristine condition. Beautiful silver pieces, too!

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  10. Terri Lynn - tlc.sb@verizon.netDecember 10, 2012 at 10:03 PM

    Hello there - new to your blog - found the little lady when searching for another piece. She is FAB! Do you see any mark on the bottom? If so, any way you could email a pic? I would love to find one similar / or by the same maker!! Don't you just LOVE fabulous old treasures!!? TLC in Santa Barbara

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