For as long as I can remember, I love beautiful things like so many other people. In order to watch but also to collect them especially antique jewelry from the 18thFor as long as I can remember, I love beautiful things like so many other people. In order to watch but also to collect them especially antique jewelry from the 18th and 19th centuries. This out of hand hobby which has grown into a passion. When I was fourteen years old I got a silver watch chain birthday present from an aunt to wear as bracelet. That was my first introduction to antique jewelry. I posted it already on CW. I enjoy wherever possible to find affordable antique jewelry and could build in this way a decent collection. Since I am retired for several years I'm able to spend time in searching, viewing and publishing and like to share and show my collection to fellow collectors. Furthermore I like to share my knowledge of antique jewelry with others and also learn from the knowledge and experience collectors. (Read more)


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  1. To see the clasp 40s/50s
  2. Nice color I love it!
  3. antiquerose thanks for your nice comment and love.
  4. SEAN68 of couse i agree and i'm glad you have the same opinion. Thank you for let me know and love.
  5. Peasejan55 and moonkana thank you both for interest and love.
  6. Jewels, walksoftly, Manikin, aghcollect, katherinescollections, Zowie, vetrai050 and last but not least racer4four thank you all for your interest and love.
  7. DrFluffy, Zowie, CindB and Kyratango, thank you all for your friendly words. I only have one and only "excuse" for the choice of my jewelry and that is that I always listen to my own taste and some lu...
  8. CindyB you are too kind, thanks!
  9. Elisabethan thanks for your valuable comment and loving. I'm awaiting your searching, and thank you again for the time you will spend for me!
  10. I agree with kyratango, I would like to attend too.
  11. Nice brooch. A nice book to find clues to solving the mysteries of jewelry is the book: How to be a jewelry Detective by C. Jeanenne Bell, G.G.
  12. melaniej and Katherinescollections thank you both for interest and love.
  13. SEAN68 thanks for your quick and positive reaction.
  14. katherinescollections, racer4four, Peasejean55, vetraio50 and kyratango thanks for interest and love.
  15. Elisabethan, possible of course where did you see it? Thanks for love.
  16. Manikin, Jewel, CindB, walksoftly, aghcollect and PatSea thank you very much for love.
  17. DrFluffy and antiquerose, thank you both for your interest and love, have a good weekend!
  18. Beautiful nice roses!
  19. Funi thanks for your comment and love but indeed I agree with katherinescollections what does it say?
  20. katherinescollections thanks for love and help.
  21. Moonstonelover21 thanks for love
  22. Elisabethan thank you for love and compliment they are indeed very nice.
  23. carolize thanks for your comment and love. But there are so much books already about jewelry written by people who knows much more than I do, but thank you again for this compliment .
  24. Elisabethan, you're welcome I always appreciate your comment.
  25. I admire your courage to restore.
  26. A beauty!
  27. Love it!
  28. katherinescollections thanks for love.
  29. nutsabotash6 thanks for your very nice comment and love.
  30. nutsabotash6, you're too kind thanks for your great compliment and love. I'm glad you like many of my jewelery t00.
  31. Hello, Yes thanks I saw your answer. But I will let you know another question please about this jewelry. It's a stickpin made of (original vintage) made by Jorge Caicedo Montes and the exact text is:...
  32. Peasejean55, Radegunder, DrFluffy, lundy thanks for love.
  33. Radegunder, DrFluffy, freiheit and CindB thank you all for interest and love.
  34. freiheit, antiquerose, bratjdd, vetraio50 and BelleEpoque thank you all for love.
  35. CindB, PatSea, DrFluffy, katherinescollections, freiheit, kyratango, thank you all so much for love.
  36. toolate2 and CindB thanks you both for love.
  37. aghcollect and racer4 four thanks for your love.
  38. Elisabethan, you see here it's more easy to get Pietra Dura jewelry but look more my Micro Mosaic horseshoe brooch it will give you luck to find one some day! Perhaps I can find one at a reasonable p...
  39. Virginia.vintage you're right we all need good luck sometimes and what is a better symbol as such beautiful brooch. Thanks for your compliment and love.
  40. Elisabethan, thanks I'm glad I can also inspire others with my love and passion for antique jewelry
  41. Thanks you CindyB for your nice compliment.
  42. walksoftly thank you for love
  43. Thank you jewels for love and comment. It's nice to hear from other Pietra Dura lovers.
  44. nutsabotash6 thanks also for your compliment.
  45. nutsabotash6, Manikin,PatSea, bratjdd, SEAN68, freiheit, katherinescollections, DrFluffy, Jewels, kyratango and glasslove thank you all very much for looking and love.
  46. Peasejean55 and kyratango thanks for your quick reaction and love.
  47. I like to buy a Bakelite pin, but I have do not know much of Bakelite. What I have is BAKELIET CATALIN VINTAGE MEMORY PIN FROM U.S.A. designed by Jorge Caicedo Montes De Oca and produced in small ...
  48. What a rare find ! Such beautiful colors, love it.
  49. valentino97 what a nice and friendly comment , thank you for love, of course I agree.
  50. freiheit, as so many loves you gave me, thanks also this time. I'm glad with your interest.
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