40 Times People Found Some Old Gems

History has a way of coming back to bite us, but that’s not always a bad thing. It can actually surprise us with hidden gems like Victorian teacups with mustache guards, and nursing kits full of cocaine tablets. You know, stuff you never knew you needed but now you desperately want to get a hold of.

So if you want to get started on building your new wish list, then definitely check out these 40 interesting old things that people found while digging in the garden, cleaning up grandma’s attic, chopping wood, and shopping at Goodwill.

1. I Found This Taped Up In The Toy Aisle Of Goodwill. Couldn’t Tell What It Did But Thought I Could Detail It. Took A $3 Gamble And Then This Happened

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2. My Grandfather Had A Miniature Set Of All Of Shakespeare’s Plays. It’s 111 Years Old

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3. A Nice Couple Found My Great Grandpa’s Purple Heart In A Forclosed Home In A Box Labled “Trash” And Returned It To My Family

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4. My Barbershop Still Uses Their Original Cash Register From 1904

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5. My Friend Just Found This Little Statue While Digging In His Own Garden

lodeluxMeaLuxThe archeologists from the museum told him that it is probably from a grave dating back to 3-4000 years ago. It has been found in Castell’ Arquato, PC, Italy. He proceeded to give it to the Museum Of Parma.

6.  The Filament Of This Antique Light Bulb Is Shaped Like Flowers

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The term “vintage” usually covers older items in general. If you go “vintage shopping,” you’re shopping for items that have distinctive vintage styles and usually date to anything from the ’40s to ’70s. Meanwhile, the term “collectible” is used for newer items that date to the ’80s, ’90s, and even ’00s. The word “retro” refers to vintage-inspired styles and vibes and may be used for art, fashion, graphic and interior designs, and objects.

7. My Late Grandma Still Had Her TV Operating Guide From 1962

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8. After A Construction Company Caused A Local Reservoir Level To Sink 10 Feet, A 600-Year-Old Buddha Carving Was Found (located in China’s Jiangxi Province)

9. Found In The Pocket Of My Grandpa’s WW2 Bomber Jacket

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10. These Intricate Old Keyholes

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11. My Great Great Aunt’s 100-Year-Old Nursing Kit Has A Vile Full Of Cocaine Tablets And A Syringe

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12. My Friend Was Splitting Logs And Found An Arrowhead

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13. Lovely Antique Aquarium

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14. Found An Old Monopoly Set In The Walls Of My 1925 House

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15. 36 Vettes From An 80s Promtional. One From Each Production Year From 1953 To 1989 Found Sitting In A Nearly Abandoned New York City Storage Lot For About 25 Years

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16. Have You Ever Wondered How Music Was Typed Before Computers? This Rare Vintage Typewriter From The 1950s Lets You Type Sheet Music

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17. This Antique American Pledge Of Allegiance Does Not Reference God

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18. Roman Coin I Found In France While Metal Detecting. Emperor Constantine I. Minted In Trier (Treveri), Germany. Bronze. 306-337 A.D.

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19. I Found These 60-Year-Old Condoms In My Basement

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20. This Old Sundial Has Muli-Oriented Panels That Show Time Of Countries All Around The World

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21. This Page From An Illustrated Captain’s Log From 1777

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22. Grandpa Still Uses A Decades Old Computer That Still Runs DOS, Typing And Printing And Storing Things On Floppies

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23. I Found This Cleaning Out Grandma’s House

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24. This Antique Door From 1380 In Regensburg, Germany, Helps Finding The Keyhole After You Drank Too Much Wine

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25. This Railway Ticket We Found In Our Barn. The Stamp On The Back Says Aug 18, 1890

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26. My Grandma Has Original Moon Landing Printing Plates From The Time Magazine Cover

27. 2000-Year-Old Green Serpentine Stone Mask Found At The Base Of The Pyramid Of The Sun, Teotihuacán, Mexico

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28. I Found This Old Lightbulb In My Grandparents’ House Finished In 1902 And It Still Works

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29. An Old Cup That Keeps Your Moustache Dry

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30. I Found An Old Lunar Globe Where The Far Side Of The Moon Is Still Uncharted

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31. New Orleans Still Has Horse Hitches In Various Parts Of The City

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32. Found This Old Calculator In My Great Grandmother’s Attic

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33. Old European Houses Have A Shoe Scraper By The Door So That You Could Clean The Mud Off Your Soles Before Entering

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34. Mom Found My Old McDonald’s Food Toys That Turned Into Robots

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35.  Vintage Freddie Mercury Queen Plate, 1980s

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36. Found This Coin In My Grandma’s Collection Of Old Stuff. Turns Out, It’s From The Year 1797

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37. Found Three 1969 Newspapers About The Moon Landing In An Old Chest In The Attic

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38. Jackpot Find At An Antique Market In Greenwich Village NYC. Poison Ring

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39. Vintage Forbidden Candy Identification Chart

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40. Old School Nintendo Cards From My Grandma

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Heart Soothing Stories That Will Make You Think Someone Has Cut Onions

We often have the chance to meet good-hearted people or we encounter the sweetest moments with someone or someone who does a very good deed to us. Or just the cases of humans being just humans might inspire and elevate our spirits. Thus is this collection Today we have chosen for you all some of the most emotional cases of people who run into the sweetest situations from others or they did it themselves.

Bellow, you have all that you need to soothe your heart. I advise every one of you to grab a tissue because someone is going to cut some onions right at night. Yes us Earthwonders we are cutting onions today!

Don’t forget to let us know what do you think about this collection and follow us for more upcoming content.

1. For those with golden heart

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My parents split when I was in first grade. My mom met my step-dad, mark when I was in second grade. We moved in with him by the time I was in 3rd we moved into his house. He treated my siblings and me as his own since day 1. He even would watch Gilmore Girls with me and my sister every afternoon. After my mom died when I was 16, Mark didn’t make us go live with our biological dad. He continued raising us as his own. He started out as my mom’s boyfriend and became my dad, my best friend, my go-to for advice.

Mark ended up working 3 jobs while having heart failure, asthma, and diabetes. He did everything he could to provide for my sister and me. He passed away 6 days before I graduated college in 2016. It’s been a few years but I still have trouble on Father’s Day. He could have ditched us when our mom died and we didn’t have enough income. But he didn’t. He was there fighting to put food on the table. Happy Father’s Day to all of the fathers who fight for their children.

2. In the name of his angel brother.

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3. This Little Fella After Winning First Place In A Bike Tournament

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4. Important Memories On Google Maps

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5. I Am Finally Cancer Free! Really Excited To Live Life To The Fullest And Have Fun Again

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6. He Has Cerebral Palsy, Mitochondrial Disease, And Was In Special Education Until The 7th Grade. He Just Graduated With His Aa And Highest Honors. Pride Is An Understatement

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He just received a full-ride scholarship to the school of his dreams. My son is going to rock the world as a lawyer!

 

7. At The Salt Lake City Farmer’s Market A Few Years Back

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8. My Favorite Graduation Photo. This Woman At My Campus’ Subway Kept Me Fed For 4 Years, And When I Was Low On Money, She Came Through For Me

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9. Balloon Seller’s Kind Gesture

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10. This Is The Day Our Daughter Was Declared In Remission From Stage 2 Liver Cancer

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11. A Year Ago I Was Depressed And Suicidal. Today Things Have Gotten Better

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12. When My Grandad Passed Away My Grandmother (She Is 85) Started Learning Painting To Distract Herself. After A Year She Gave Me This Painting

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13. Best Neighbours

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14. Jimmy Carter an ex USA president

15. My Best Bud And I Cleaned Up A Ton Of Trash Today On Our Day Off

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16. I Just Found Out That My Neighbors Tell Their Dog I’m Outside When They Want Him To Hurry Up And Get Out The Door. This Is Him Waiting For A Treat From Me

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17. Had The European Championship For Wheelchair Basketball. Took The Bronze Medal, And A Ticket To The World Championships In Japan Next Year

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Keep working hard lads, you’ll reach good places.

18. Don’t really have anyone to celebrate with, so I thought I’d share with you guys. I’m one year sober!

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19. Random Girl At Farmer’s Market Seduces My Partner In Front Of My Very Eyes

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20. In France, Peyo, A Beautiful 15-Year-Old Stallion, Often Comes To Comfort And Soothe Terminally Ill Patients At The Techer Hospital In Calais

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The horse always chooses which patient he wants to see, kicking his hoof outside the door.

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