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Antique Vintage Retro Heritage

Kaye Menner | Old Iron Oven / Stove

Old Iron Oven / Stove

This beautiful antique iron oven / stove I captured at a large antique store in an old town called Bowraville, NSW, Australia. A wood-burning stove (or wood burner or log burner in the UK) is a heating appliance capable of burning wood fuel and wood-derived biomass fuel, such as sawdust bricks. Generally the appliance consists of a solid metal (usually cast iron or steel) closed firebox, often lined by fire brick, and one or more air controls (which can be manually or automatically operated depending upon the stove). The stove is connected by ventilating stove pipe to a suitable flue, which will fill with hot combustion gases once the fuel is ignited. The chimney or flue gases must be hotter than the outside temperature to ensure combustion gases are drawn out of the fire chamber and up the chimney.
Kaye Menner | Bootmakers Antique Treadle Machine

Bootmakers Antique Treadle Machine

This very old bootmakers treadle machine was bought in 1923 and is thought to be a late nineteenth century model.
Kaye Menner | Washing Machines Of Yesteryear

Washing Machines Of Yesteryear

Some old retro washing machines, tubs and other equipment used around the middle of the 19th century.
Kaye Menner | Baritone Horn 1910

Baritone Horn 1910

I photographed this beautiful old brass baritone horn at an amazing antique store in New South Wales, Australia. French made brass piston-valve baritone horn (also called a baritone) musical instrument typically used in brass bands. Made for W.H. Paling and Co. Ltd. Manufactured by Couesnon and Co. in France in 1910.
Kaye Menner | Antique Oil Lantern

Antique Oil Lantern

A beautiful antique oil lantern with intricate markings on the body and an old metal lamp shade with sepia tones and a grungy antique background. Photograph with textured background overlay.
Kaye Menner | Organ c1889

Organ c1889

Organ c1889 Made by Clough & Warren Organ Co. Detroit, Michigan, USA.
Kaye Menner | Rattle those Pots and Pans

Rattle those Pots and Pans

Photography in monochrome / sepia of an old retro style kitchen with hanging pots, pans and utensils. I just love this idea. Easy to reach and accessible without clogging up the kitchen cupboards.
Kaye Menner | Old Keys on Wood

Old Keys on Wood

Photograph in monochrome / sepia of some very old antique keys hanging from an old metal ring from a nail on a textured timber wall.
Kaye Menner | Vintage Rickshaw Faux Ivory

Vintage Rickshaw Faux Ivory

Photograph with textured overlay background in sepia tones of an antique or vintage faux ivory rickshaw ornament with mirrored reflection. Detailed man pulling rickshaw with lady passenger holding an umbrella. Still life.
Kaye Menner | Vintage Rolls Royce Pro Hart Artist's Car

Vintage Rolls Royce Pro Hart Artist's Car

I spent some time in Broken Hill recently and was amazed when I visited Pro Hart's gallery museum in Broken Hill. Just amazing. A beautiful old Rolls Royce car owned and painted by Pro Hart. I captured this image in Broken Hill in the Pro Hart Broken Hill Gallery, Broken Hill, New South Wales, Australia. The one I have attached here really caught my attention with his nature painting on this lovely old Rolls Royce. His work was a wonder to see - just loved it all. We were permitted to capture / photograph the cars and other images outside but not the images inside the gallery. This one was outside and permitted. A beautiful Rolls Royce, silver shadow, painted by Pro Hart. This is one of several of Pro Hart's vehicles in the grounds of the Pro Hart Gallery.