Ad-Express and Daily Iowegian, Centerville, IA

August 27, 2012

Bloomfield man and woman go one, two, three and four in historical pieces competition


Daily Iowegian

DES MOINES — Historical Pieces Gain Renewed Recognition in State Fair Heritage Competition Iowans take a trip through history with the Heritage Exhibits contest judged prior to the start of the 2012 Iowa State Fair.

Limited to genuine artifacts that are at least 50 years old, entries in the Heritage Exhibits division are evaluated on the authenticity and condition of the artifact.

The historical exhibits included colored or opaque glass, pottery, clear glass, china, toys, jewelry, paper, dry goods, furnishings, animal equipment, metals, small item collections, small glass item collections, primitives, large item collections and a special division.

CLEAR GLASS

Compote with Lid

3) Joan Hutchings, Bloomfield

COLORED OR OPAQUE GLASS

Souvenir Glass

4) Joan Hutchings, Bloomfield

PAPER

Book - Children's

4) Joan Hutchings, Bloomfield

PRIMITIVES

Kitchenware - Granite

3) Joan Hutchings, Bloomfield

Stoneware - Blue and White

3) Joan Hutchings, Bloomfield

SPECIAL

Dolls - Bisque or China

3) Joan Hutchings, Bloomfield

Christmas Ornament

2) Joan Hutchings, Bloomfield

TOYS

Wind-Up Tin Toy

2) Dan Hutchings, Bloomfield

Worthy Item Not Listed

1) Dan Hutchings, Bloomfield