Charity Shop Find: Arthur Wood Money Box

Easter holidays are upon us which means I have time to relax and indulge in some of my favourite past times: wandering around Glossop, searching through charity shops, reading, playing on the computer and blogging.  After a lovely lunch with my friends, Rachel and Deiniol, I had a little look around the charity shops.  I picked up a couple of books (including one on owls!) and this:

Arthur Wood Squirrel Money Box

It needs a good old clean, but I quite like it. Aidan even likes it, which I am surprised about.

I’ve had a quick look on the internet about Arthur Wood, but there’s seems to be very little to find.  The company is located in Longport, Stoke-On-Trent and has been trading since 1904. It’s been through a number of name changes over the years:  more information can be found here.

Few more places to read about Arthur Wood products:


3 Comments Add yours

  1. clairebelles says:

    Denoi’s pots are awesome! I bet in your mind you have a place for all these things already in the new house, very exciting!

  2. Melanie says:

    Hi I also bought 2 matching dog money boxes both turned out to be Arthur woods work and in one stuck in an ear was an old Irish pound note. Lucky day for me.

    1. littleowlski says:

      That’s a lovely story! Thanks for sharing it, Emma x

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