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Handmade Match Box

Post by Joshoowah » Wed Mar 28, 2018 11:47 pm

The wife and I were perusing through a local shop here, where I came across this little bugger:

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There were a variety of these things, some with lions, cheetah, elephant, zebra, hippo, kingfishers, crested crane, etc. All are handmade out of local wood and then either painted or printed with a design (the one pictured is hand-painted). Fits small matchboxes.
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Re: Handmade Match Box

Post by JMG » Thu Mar 29, 2018 12:24 am

That's pretty cool. Guinea bird?
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Re: Handmade Match Box

Post by sweetandsour » Thu Mar 29, 2018 3:21 am

That's very nice. I've been using matches lately, rather than a butane lighter.
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Re: Handmade Match Box

Post by Joshoowah » Thu Mar 29, 2018 3:59 am

JMG wrote:
Thu Mar 29, 2018 12:24 am
That's pretty cool. Guinea bird?
Yeah, it's the guinea fowl here.
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Re: Handmade Match Box

Post by Eruannu » Thu Mar 29, 2018 6:14 am

Awesome, that's pretty neat.

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Re: Handmade Match Box

Post by Bloodhound » Thu Mar 29, 2018 9:19 am

Neat find!
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Re: Handmade Match Box

Post by rgcurrey » Thu Mar 29, 2018 10:32 am

I love stuff like this. Very cool find.
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Re: Handmade Match Box

Post by coco » Thu Mar 29, 2018 10:52 am

Joshoowah wrote:
Thu Mar 29, 2018 3:59 am
JMG wrote:
Thu Mar 29, 2018 12:24 am
That's pretty cool. Guinea bird?
Yeah, it's the guinea fowl here.
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Re: Handmade Match Box

Post by DepartedLight » Thu Mar 29, 2018 2:33 pm

That's dern spiffy.
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Re: Handmade Match Box

Post by JMG » Thu Mar 29, 2018 3:21 pm

coco wrote:
Thu Mar 29, 2018 10:52 am
Joshoowah wrote:
Thu Mar 29, 2018 3:59 am
JMG wrote:
Thu Mar 29, 2018 12:24 am
That's pretty cool. Guinea bird?
Yeah, it's the guinea fowl here.
JMG needs a cassowary.
:thumbsup:
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