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curio

a small article valued as a collector's item, esp something fascinating or unusual
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Curio traders in Nakuru are feeling the pinch as the significant decline in the number of local and international tourists visiting the region.The county, which is endowed with breath-taking beauty and scenic sites, hosts the Lake Nakuru National Park, Lake Naivasha, Menengai Crater and Hell's Gate National Park among other attractions.
"Route 66 is a pillar of the Tulsa community and we are thrilled with the opportunity to join the Meadow Gold District with a location at Buck Atom's Cosmic Curios this summer," says Chris Davis, owner of The Pop House.
Find out and support Guide Dogs Cymru at the same time at an Antiques and Curios Roadshow at Pwllheli Golf Club on Friday, February 26, from 5.30pm to 8pm.
Request by mail, at your local ATF office or at the ATF website: www.atf.treas.gov, ATF Form 7CR, Application for License (Collector of Curios or Relics).
The first of these, which begins on April 1, is Eccentric Gadgets and Inventions, an exhibition of all manner of curios, displayed amongst the rooms in Croxteth Hall.
For Peter, it was a chance to indulge his lifelong interest in antiques and curios, which are placed all around the cafe.
Outwater says its ready-to-install woven wire grilles and decorative glass inserts are suitable decorative enhancements for kitchen and china cabinets, racks, entertainment centers, clocks, curios and other applications.
The arts centre also sees Tom Cawley's Curios in concert tonight.
Cleveland Police have released details of a theft from Curios in Dovecot Street, Stockton, when a man tried on two gold bracelets worth more than pounds 700 on May 6.
The museum, which houses local curios and antiques from the World Wars, has so far struggled to survive on gifts from 400 visitors a year.
It was a way the business sector, academic and curios visitors were able to interchange ideas and create opportunities.
The cost per car to sell second hand goods is pounds 7Antiques and Collectors Fair: Coach parties from London visit this event which is full of curios and rarities.