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Last nights moldy pickup : )

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Howdy folks!

This is the molds I picked up last night from a recent Craigslist add. The nativity is General Foam has little thumb screws on the back and no light plate. The sheep have no name or number on them. The donkeys are Poloron. The paint is a bit rough but the molds are perfect except for one very small dent in one kings nose and one tiny crack in the bottom front of a king. The sheep are VERY rough on the bottom but they look fine sitting there : )

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In this pic is a mixture of goodies lol

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Nice haul. I picked up those wisemen several years ago. They need alot of TLC that only Carrie could give them. Maybe I will get the time to restore them this year. Nice Sunhill pumpkin.

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Thanks Brad/D I THOUGHT I was going to buy these and just use the shepherd boy but these are HUGE compared to the GF walmart sized set I have. I'll have to see how the big camels look with them. That pumpkin is faded bad but evenly lol Was very happy to add a few more bunnies to the mix : ) I know I dont have the little ones already but the bigger bunny im about sure I already have.

Jim

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Jim, what a nice buy! Congrats..I really love that nativity. The sheep are GF (shown in the 1990 catalogue as C934 lambs). Great finds on all of it. :)

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Thanks everybody!!

That bunny does look scary!! There is a little bitty bunny that looks crazy too lol

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Gary yep I was in a slump!! I thought I was just getting the nativity didnt know they had the others for sure. Was a good way the get out of the slump!!.

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Gary yep I was in a slump!! I thought I was just getting the nativity didnt know they had the others for sure. Was a good way the get out of the slump!!.

hi jim

you know how it goes once your out of a slump its like a run away train you can't stop lol lol :). i bought and found some this years but haven't posted.

gary

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That must be common for the king to have a dent in his nose the one I have does and everyone I've seen does. I'm sure there are some out there that don't. Very nice haul. Very nice molds.

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Very nice find Jim. Those guys are huge! Hopefully this is the beginning of a trend for you. (And all of us too!)

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LOL @ JEN : )

I have a problem though. ABSOLUTELY out of storage lol I guess thats a good problem !! I am studying and few options : )

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Thanks Brad/D I THOUGHT I was going to buy these and just use the shepherd boy but these are HUGE compared to the GF walmart sized set I have. I'll have to see how the big camels look with them. That pumpkin is faded bad but evenly lol Was very happy to add a few more bunnies to the mix : ) I know I dont have the little ones already but the bigger bunny im about sure I already have.

Jim

Way to go Jim! That nativity is wonderful! And yes so big. I still don't have the wisemen but I can imagine their size! That pumpkin is an easy repaint too, I have oversprayed quite a few of those, they turn to almost white in time. That little blue angel looks lost you should send her to me! Tom

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Congratulations Jim!! Awsome finds!!! Still in a slump here, oh well lots of time til Christmas:giggle:.

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LOL @ JEN : )

I have a problem though. ABSOLUTELY out of storage lol I guess thats a good problem !! I am studying and few options : )

You can send me the shepherd, it'll save you some storage! lol The set I'm restoring for my neighbors is missing that shepherd. :P

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Guest Matilda

Good deal Jim! But I don't see the mold... just a little dirt ;)...

FredEx picked up one of those shepherds for someone else... but his hand to head ratio freaked me out everytime I looked at him! His hands/arm are freakishly big... :eek:

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