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The pictured items are between 3 and 5 inches long.


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#37 Answer from Kovelskovels.com 2019-04-12 08:30
The miniature folk art furniture pieces are handmade of tin cans. Couch, table, and rocking chair. The stool is made from a from beverage can.
#36 RE: It's #whatsitwednesd ay!robinpowers 2019-04-11 15:38
These can be pin cushions or doll house furniture. They are made from tin cans. One of my oldest family members that past away many years ago, used to make them
#35 fun funfrankieb4u 2019-04-11 13:21
they are Pin Cushions
#34 RE: It's #whatsitwednesd ay!chriskot 2019-04-11 12:20
Doll house furniture.
#33 Quilled Doll furnitureBabycatcher 2019-04-11 00:24
The technique is known as quilling, where thin sheets of material(in this case tin cans(waste not, want not) were cut into strips then made into doll furniture. Yes, they were sharp, but I would imagine the person making them ran the strips along a sharpening stone to soften the edge first, then assembled the furniture.
#32 WhatsItWednesda ygrandmax7 2019-04-10 20:11
Looks like doll house furniture for wealthy households.
#31 What’s it WednesdayMelron 2019-04-10 20:04
These were a very popular craft in the 1970’s. They were made from soft drink and beer cans. Very easy to curl the cans because they were thinner than food cans. I have several made by my Aunt!
#30 Miniature FurnitureAndrian 2019-04-10 18:39
Quill Doll House Furniture
#29 Dolls Furnitureewenadamson 2019-04-10 17:15
I recon these are dolls' furniture in (very Victorian this) human hair.
#28 I have oneyamnan 2019-04-10 16:51
I have one passed down by a relative who has since died. Are they worth anything?

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