Category Archives: souvenir spoon

Etsy Listing Photo Backgrounds

A quick look at the treasuries that have been featured on Etsy’s home page will show that the majority of those treasuries have white or light backgrounds on the listing photos.  I guess the thought is that they’re seeking a … Continue reading

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Year of the Souvenir: 1891

In my travels through time and place via souvenir spoons, it appeared that I needed to understand more completely those who visited and collected souvenirs during what was called “The Grand Tour”.  Apparently European countries in the 1880’s were prepared for the … Continue reading

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The Eating of the Orange…

I was recently browsing through the December 12, 1894 issue of “The Jewelers’ Circular and Horological Review” and came across an article entitled “The Eating of the Orange…Dainty Devices for the Proper Eating of this Delicious and Seasonable Fruit”.  The … Continue reading

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