Category Archives: Souvenirs & Roadside Junk

PIET HEIN SUPER EGG

piet hein super eggOriginal 1966 Piet Hein Super Egg...

The original Danish Modern novelty, the Super Egg is the invention of Danish designer-scientist-author-poet-inventor-artist Piet Hein (a busy man!), who designed an object based on the mathematical equation of the super-ellipse. Through mathematics, he was able to create an oblong object, free of any flat surfaces, that will stand perfectly on end, no matter how big, small or heavy the object (or how many are stacked on one another).Read the rest

SOUTHERN RAILWAY CONDUCTOR’S LIFE IN A RAILROAD STRONG BOX

vintage southern railway collectionAn absolutely unique and one-of-a-kind collection of antique railroad memorabilia, this is a 1940’s Southern Railway train conductor's life in a box.

This is a truly amazing collection of vintage Southern Railway train memorabilia, and it’s not your average “collection”.

Instead, it is the actual working strong box filled with items items and ephemera the original Southern Railway employee used on the railroad.… Read the rest