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. Caperkid what a quick respons, thanks for love.
  2. nutsabotash thanks for your nice compliment and I'm glad you like it. And of course also thanks for love.
  3. racer4four, vetraio50 and valentino97 thank you for love.
  4. katherinescollections thanks for compliment and love.
  5. LSFINDS I would like to answer your question but I really don't know to date the shirt and pins brooch. The only thing I know I bought it myself because I liked it but dating, no idea. But thank you a...
  6. Efesgirl thanks for your very nice compliment and love.
  7. jscott0363 thanks for love.
  8. I love this glittering little fellow !
  9. Pascale, great! It always amazes me that the hundreds of different insects, and you have a number of small, very special here!
  10. Retrobette_Designs thanks for love and attention.
  11. jscotto363, kyra and effesgirl thank you for love, interest and nice comment.
  12. Pascale, what a good idea, is Roycroft your cat on the picture. We love cats I've only one left now from 17 years old which name is Tommie.
  13. Could may have been the top, or "button" of a stick / cane?
  14. Apart !
  15. What a beauty I love it.
  16. aura, inky, bratjdd thanks for love
  17. valentino97, jscott0363, melaniej and kivatinitz thanks for love and attention.
  18. Nice colors this Bohemian vase.
  19. Sorry I forgot the link:
  20. I like your old lipstick holders from your grandmother. Please look at mine if you want:
  21. NanaM and valentino97 thanks for love.
  22. kivatinitz, valentino97, ho2cultcha, davyd286 and jscott0363 thank you all for your interest and love.
  23. Georgeous Pascale, as kiwipaul already mentioned probably a heraldic item. Perhaps you can find some help on this site:
  24. Pascale what a nice compliment, thanks!
  25. katherinescollections, Newtimes, sophdemat and freiheit I'm glad with your respons and love.
  26. katherinescollections thank you for love.
  27. aura and vetrai050 thanks you for love.
  28. Newtimes and Efesgirl, Dankjewel!
  29. Nice, lucky you. I always try to find a match as you have seen in my latest micro mosaic jewels.
  30. davyd286, kivatinitz, jscott0363, Peasejean55, ho2cultcha, Baylou and racer4four thank you all for your support, love comment and interest.
  31. Peasejean55 thanks for love and interest.
  32. kivatinitz, Thanks for love and reaction. Eso podría ser, pero creo que es un Chicada
  33. Baylou, I certainly will ! Thanks for your respons.
  34. Baylou,, valentino97, quinn51, HunterHunter, AshleyRG1988 and kivatinitz thank you all for looking, interest and love.
  35. vetrai050 dank je !
  36. Efesgirl you are welcome!
  37. ozmarty and valentino97 thank you.
  38. A beautiful necklace and very interesting story.
  39. vetraio50, lisa, aura. Radegunder, Jensen and blunderbuss2 thank you all for looking, loving and interest I appreciate !
  40. Pascale and Efesgirl I appreciateyou find this set just as beautiful as I am. It's always nice when people who also have the same sense of thought and think as you.
  41. nutsabotas6 thanks, yes the boxes are also antique as you already mentioned.
  42. Kyra and Efesgirl thank you both for love and reaction. My thoughts were right to think it's a quite rare example of this kind of jewelry.
  43. Bonniemae, thanks for your reaction and I'm sure she would love this because it's a very detailed beautiful treasure!
  44. blunderbuss2 thanks for love.
  45. Thank you Moonstonelover21 for your love and very quick response.
  46. You can set up an aviary with this new beautiful blue gain.
  47. Another beauty and also lucky you!
  48. Try it with nail polish in the same color although this will cost you more perhaps. Nice findings!
  49. Kyra and Newtimes, thank you both for love. And special for you Nina, to have birthday on Christmas has in my opinion two sites. Very nice for the lovely lights and decorations but growing up you alwa...
  50. kivatinitz, thanks a lot for your love and for searching, I appreciate . However, I am aware that specific mosaic jewelry often suits are depicted by the Italian peasant costumes. I think this dress ...
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