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The Swamp Drivers - Shovel tar Blues

Upstate NY's own "The Swamp Drivers" with one of their signature homemade instruments: The "Shovel-Tar" at Izzo's White Barn Winery in Cayuga, NY 4/26/15
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"Gearhead Series" #1 - Custom hand-made 3-string Open G Oil Can Guitar

"Gearhead Series" #1 - Custom hand-made 3-string Open G Oil Can Guitar

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5.5-inch "Lightning" Spun Aluminum Cigar Box Resonator Cone by Charles Atchison

5.5-inch "Lightning" Spun Aluminum Cigar Box Resonator Cone by Charles Atchison

This is a spun aluminum cigar box resonator cone, manufactured by hand in the USA by CBG craftsman and author Charles Atchison. These are high quality cones, a bit thicker in construction than some of the others available, and they really ring like a bell. This o..

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Mrs. Gitty's Bath & Beauty Gift Set - 5 Handcrafted Beauty Products packaged in a Cigar Box - a perfect gift for Mother's Day!

Mrs. Gitty's Bath & Beauty Gift Set - 5 Handcrafted Beauty Products packaged in a Cigar Box - a perfect gift for Mother's Day!

This is a very special gift box of hand-made bath and beauty products created by Dawn "Mrs. Gitty" Baker. Packaged in an all-wood cigar box, this set is the perfect Mother's Day gift for your wife, mother or other special lady. These products are made by hand wit..

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