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VISIT US IN PENNSYLVANIA ! TearDrop Memories a most unusual antique shop, combining our 2 other TIAS shops, North Fork Pets And Antiques & Maidens Memoirs under one roof. Our shop is located in historic Bucks County Pennsylvania, along the scenic Delaware River:



12 West Mechanic St. 1C New Hope Pa. 18938. (215) 862-3401



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Click here to enlarge image and see more about item M178: Mourning Hairwork Brooch 19th Century Memento Mori
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M178

Mourning Hairwork Brooch 19th Century Memento Mori


Size: Rectangle 7/8" W Victorian mourning jewelry pin.
Finely woven braid hair with glass crystal cover.
Old memorial with C clasp.
Very moving tribute.
Our Price: $ 150.00

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M157-1

Fat Man Antique Circus Freak Cabinet Photograph 1898

Hugh L. Stout 500 Lbs. Main Circus 1898 Victorian Freak show photo. This Ralph Cramden wannabe was photographed by Boonton photographer
Our Price: $ 250.00

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M61-1

More To Love !!! Circus Fat Lady Antique Victorian

Eisenmann Circus fat lady antique Victorian cabinet card photograph circa 1880. Dainty sweet smile this big girl is hard at work at the vanity.
Our Price: $ 250.00

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M173

Snakewoman Zula Zelick Circus Antique Photograph 19th c

SNAKE . Big Boa Constrictor bold lady. This old circus freak side show Carte De Visite cdv image has great detail. Snakeskin pattern on the big snake. Traveling circus sideshows often boasted of a wild Circassian Queen or wild man. These folks were almost always just American ladies with hair teased up in an exotic way, who were paid to excite Victorian morals. This photo circa 1870 has strong detail and remains one of the better circus memento photos we have seen.

Maidens Memoirs has several other snake woman photos as well as many circus freak and little people photos. Our other 2 Tias web shps TearDrop Memories, a great place for postmortem collectibles and North Fork Pets And Antiques, the webs best source for antique animal items has several other snake related items.
Our Price: $ 275.00

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Circus Freak Fat Lady Madam Carver Antique CDV Photo

Victorian circus fat lady, Madam Carver photo. A fine freak show image from the late 19th century. Photographer Charles Eisenmann
Our Price: $ 250.00

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M175

Victorian Glass Bleeder Cup 19th Century Medicine


Size: 3" H Antique bleeding cup in wonderful condition.
To bleed, was a favorite choice of physicians to remove vapors and ill humours.
These Blood cure treatments often surpased leeches in popularity.
For those with sanguine medical tastes, these heavy blown in mold cups for Bloodletting are still popular in alternative cultures.
Price each, we have several.
Our Price: $ 79.99
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M73

Dream Book Bridal Superstitions Dr Pierce Woman Wedding

Rare Fortune telling Dream booklet by Dr.VM Pierce.
Featuring the Invalid Hotel Buffalo New York,
this 34 page antique paper treatise offers amazing insight into tales of fishwife lore.
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M151

19th Century Mourning Brooch Hair.


Size: Oval 1"3/4 W Victorian sweet remembrance.
Swirling blonde brown hair palette woven into wheat sheaves accented with real gold thread and garnished with seed pearl.
Mourning memento mori jewelry pin in high memorial style.
Our Price: $ 425.00

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M176

Sadness Grief Depth Of Despair Antique Victorian Photograph 1878

Cabinet photo depicting mourning as I have never seen.
To experience 19th century loss in such a moving image is a rare privilege.
Deep despair, melancholy this silver haired Queen, is possibly Albino.
In full mourning regalia pines away.
Love lost she does not wear a hat or bonnet and leans upon a Bible.
Photographer at 1042 Main St. Kansas City Missouri.
Name may read R.G. Gardiner ?
Our Price: $ 149.99

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M158

Giant Beard 6 Feet Long Victorian Freak 1870c


Size: CDV Antique photo of a man with the longest whiskers I ever saw. This Carte De Visit CDV image is from a large circus freak collection. Hairy faced gent identified as A. Kerpen grew this beard for six years and a dozen feet.Photographer Fred Wirth Chicago.
Our Price: $ 149.99

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M154-1

Circus Freak Fat Lady Antique Cabinet Photograph

Victorian 19th century Circus performer fat lady photo. Un named and ample she hold a rolled newspaper in hand and poses confidently.
Our Price: $ 250.00

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Victorian Antique Medical Instrument Lithotome Surgery Pewter 12


Size: 12" Antique Victorian Medical surgery instrument called a Lithotome for Lithotrite.
Fine non ferrous, Pewter graduated numerically by Misdom - Frank of Germany
Our Price: $ 199.99

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NF00812

Antique Wooden Test Tube Rack Marius Utrecht Scientific


Size: 15 3/4 L x 6 1/2" H Antique wood medical chemistry Lab test tube rack made in Holland.
This Dutch scientific collectible has five old test tubes, 2 have chipped rims.
Early laboratory scientific equipment is rare in any condition and this one is very nice.
Interesting turned finals with nice patina.
Bronze plate states Marius Utrecht Scientific.
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NF00832

MERCURY Jug Cobalt Blue Letters 5"


Size: 5" Medical mercury pottery bottle brown glazed jug from an antique Pharmacy drug store collection. This 19th century jug is well thrown and in great condition. Great for that Mad Hatter Pharmacist on your list.
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NF00515

Pre Civil War Era Cased Antique German Bleeding Fleam Veterinary


Size: Case 2 5/8" L x 1 3/8" W Recently returned from Loan To The Betsy Ross Museum Philadelphia Pa. and now availible antique medical bleeding Spring Fleam Scarificator spring Fleam blood Lancet instrument with red leather case from well before the Civil War era.
Early surgical bleeder tool.
Our Price: $ 799.99

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OJ45

Antique Cello Hot Water Bottle 1912


Size: 10" L Antique Cello Sanitary Hot Water Bottle.
A.S. Campbell Company Boston Massachusetts patent date November 26 1912.
Extraordinary state of preservation á
Our Price: $ 150.00

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Click here to enlarge image and see more about item NF00693: Victorian Hearing Tuning Fork Antique Medical Instrument 1850c
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NF00693

Victorian Hearing Tuning Fork Antique Medical Instrument 1850c

Superb 19th century tuning fork for hearing loss , deafness detection and tone recognition. Some have called this a Civil War era á
Our Price: $ 250.00

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NF00875

Blow Torch Brass Antique Johnson Brazing Bottle

Blowtorch Johnson fixed nozzle brazing bottle in fine condition. Thanks to a kind reader I learned the id of this odd looking alcohol torch tool. Johnson Manufacturing Company of Princeton Iowa was started making tools, solder and flux in 1909 and is still around today.
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NF00851

Antique Bleeder Cup Surgery Birch Wood Case 1870c


Size: 3" Victorian medical glass bleeding cup with fitted case.
This Victorian era bottle like bleeding tool was used to remove by suction, blood and imaginary evils.
Then Bloodletting thought of as more sanitary then Leeches, the Leech is now considered relatively antiseptic. á
Our Price: $ 175.00

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NF00690

Coffin Late Victorian Edwardian Casket Wicker Basket.

Death ,The End, La Morta , Dirt Nap , Der Tod , The Big Sleep , The Final Frontier. A fine antique coffin carry out wicker basket casket.Cause root of the term basket case, an expression used to donote helplessness, this very early twentyth century funeral necessity was used as a body transport and home funeral display. Elf not included, though available on our antique funeral collectibles Tias website. Tear Drop Memories.

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North Fork Pets And Antiques specializes in rare antique bird cages, vintage pet and Veterinary collectibles and animal related antiquarian books and estate jewelry. Our other web shops Maidens Memoirs Maidensmemoirs.com offers old Love letters, diaries, Victorian scrap books and antique photographs. Our newest web site,Teardrop Memories Teardropmemories.com offers bizarre funeral, cemetery, and death related art and antiques.
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