Monday, May 7, 2012

A little patina…….


Happy Monday!

Hope you all had a fabulous weekend?!?!?!


trophy 2


I picked up this old trophy

cup up a while back at my favorite antique shop.

The patina on it is

amazing since  the silver

plate is worn off almost completely.




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Kelly said...

Wow! That IS nice! Those are hard to find, so you were lucky to find that. I don't have any trophy's but my sister does. I bet she'll like yours too.

Judy at GoldCountryCottage said...

Hi Des: What a gorgeous find. Who needs all that shiny stuff!!Happy Monday..Judy

Olive Cooper said...

The patina is charming. I like the brushes too.

Kathy @ Creative Home Expressions said...

That is some piece, Des! When the patina is like that, you know you have to leave it. No shining that beauty up!

Linda said...

What a great find Des. I love your display.

Kate said...

Hi Des
oh be still my heart with old trohpy cups!!! I love how you stylized it.

Have a wonderful week

Gail said...

Oh Des, that's a beauty! I've been looking for one but unfortunately I have not been so lucky! I love the brushes too.

Kathleen said...

What a lucky find! The patina is quite lovely.

Sue said...

Seeing your patina-ed cup convinced me that I should leave my very tarnished cup just the way it is! I think it's so badly worn that it wouldn't clean up anyway! LOL

Something Nice and Pretty said...

I wish I could find one like that, I'd leave just the way it is too!

Sherry @ No Minimalist Here said...

Des, I love the old trophies and you found a fabulous one!

Anne said...

Great find.I am still trying to hunt one of those down.

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