Crabbing on the Black Sea
Won’t you come along with me?
I’ll share with you, if you share with me.
Crabs enough for all, you see.
The ephemera: original atlas map from 1933; original airmail sticker; original stamp, original legal document 1894; high quality reproduction of natural history illustration of a crab.
Size: 5 inches square on wooden block
SOLD at the teeny tiny Art Show
Let’s going crabbing down by the shore.
I’ll bring the net you bring the pail.
The ephemera: original letter from 1878; original map from 1921 atlas; original stamps and postal stickers; original ration stamps from 1947 France; high quality copy of natural history image of a crab.
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He knew it might take a little longer,
sending his missive via Camel
but he was old school and
he liked to use reliable methods that were tried and true.
The ephemera: Old French letter from 1800s. Vintage stamp and airmail sticker. Reproduction of natural history illustration.
size: 6 inches by 6 inches on wooden block