Each frame uses authentic US Postal stamps surrounded by a brief write-up and printed art, which embrace the subject or occupation.
A Perfect Gift
- Great for Birthdays, Retirements, Graduations, Achievements, Holidays, Or just to say thank you.
- Even great for your personal collection.
Ready To Hang
- Framed in a rich mahogany colored polystyrene frame.
- Double matted with a top mat and a hint of burgundy for the bottom mat.
- Complete with acrylic glass, a dust cover for the back, a sawtooth hanger and protective wall bumpers.
Unique Framed Gifts uses real United States Postal Service stamps surrounded by printed words that embrace the subject and enhance the work while surrounded by a camel top mat and a hint of burgundy for the bottom mat. The mahogany colored polystyrene frame comes ready to hang for all to view in an office, den, school or nearly anywhere. A truly unique and perfect gift created for the person, company or organization passionate about the story they closely relate to, while appreciating quality work by dedicated American art framers. Each stamp is pulled by hand and mounted onto the print with a spray glue mount, since most stamps are canceled no two stamps are exactly the same and the product you receive may vary slightly from the product image.
A Glimpse Of The Past Through The Mining Collection - Flints, gold, and copper were worked as early as 18,000 B.C. and the Stone, Bronze, and the Iron Ages tell of the advancement of mining. Miner's picks still bear a striking resemblance to those found in Israeli mines of the 11th century B.C. The Dark Ages put an end to mining until the Moors started gold and silver mining in Spain in the 8th century. An authoritative work on mining was published in Germany in 1556, describing ventilation, water removal, surveying and smelting in detail. While coal and iron mining started in the east, the Louisiana Purchase opened up the west and the gold and silver deposits of Colorado, Nevada and California. The mining of minerals and drilling of oil are still basic cogs in the wheels of industry in the United States. Mining!