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Welcome to the new, and improved version of Heaven in Belgium. I am Jientje. "Jientje", like the boys name Gene, followed by "chu"? "Gene-chu", that's how you pronounce my name. Yes!!!!That's it!! So now you know huh? I am an addicted blogger. I was born and raised and am still living in Belgium. Yeah, the "this-is- Tuesday-so-this-must-be-Brussels" kind of Belgium .. There, you see? Maybe you couldn't find it on the map, but at least I'm trying to change that a little by sharing lots of pictures. I really love to cook and create new things, like this blog for instance. I am a mother, not a grandmother,I don't know if I'll ever be, but I'll let you know in due time! Oh and um ... I am a wife too! They say I'm a traveler, and a photographer. Well that's just what they say, I love to make pictures, but I am far from professional ... If my English is not perfect, that would be because it's my second language. I do hope you'll forgive me any possible misspellings or strange vocabulary ... Now, as a result of all of the above, I get way too little sleep and my days are always much too short!

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Wednesday, April 7, 2010

Midweek Blues, Collector’s Item

 

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For this week’s Midweek Blues I’m sharing this terrine, which is the latest addition to my collection of old kitchen ware. I was able to buy this at a good price (I got a three Euro discount) at the garden fair we visited last Sunday. 

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Midweek Blues is hosted by Rebecca at the Dusty Cellar.

13 comments:

Wanda said...

Glad you got it, Jientje...this lovely terrine deserved a good home!

LceeL said...

Excellent craftsmanship. In the piece. In its depiction.

moneythoughts said...

Very nice. As I have said before, I love to look at glazed ceramic pieces. You will have to show us pictures when you use it too.

The French Bear said...

I don't think I have ever seen anything like that, that is so unusual and different, wonderful!!! Great photos of it too!
Hugs,
Margaret B

Eve said...

What an interesting piece. Lucky you finding it for such a good price!

James said...

It's a beautiful cooking dish and I think it will last a very long time.

Linda Higgins said...

I am sure you won't find another one like it! It is very unique! What a terrific find! I would love to see your kitchen, I bet it just screams "treasures"! hugs and smiles across the miles!

A Lady's Life said...

I love pieces such as this.
I would have a kitchen full and never use it. lol

Rebecca said...

I haven't seen anything like it either. Very interesting piece. Glad you found it!

Dianne said...

it is definitely a treasure

Rob and Mandy said...

I would love a terrine like this!

Loree said...

I love old pieces and this one looks very nice.

Pat said...

That is gorgeous and a beautiful piece to add to your collection. I've never seen anything like it!

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