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. Newtimes that's indeed what I need nowadays after this private difficult year. Thanks for your nice words.
  2. Fantastic to find the maker, beautiful collection you have too!
  3. Beautiful color that tortoise, very nice bakelite collection too!
  4. vetraio50, jscott0363, LovelyPat and Efesgirl thanks for attention and love.
  5. SEAN68 thanks for love and compliment
  6. Thanks Elisabethan for your compliment and love. How are you?
  7. Thanks to all collectors for their interest and love.
  8. vintagelam, kivatinitz, inky, racer4four, TassieDevil, jscott0363, brunswick, Manikin, vetraio50, aura, valentino97, martika, Recordmantime and NevadaBlades thank you all so much for interest and ...
  9. antiquerose, Efesgirl and Kyra thanks for your nice compliments and attention. I agree, the skill and patience is indeed which are indeed those things that I so admire in micro mosaic. Moreover, in a...
  10. I don't need to tell you that i love this dui!
  11. It will be a very nice pendant, Art Nouveau Style. Could you make a photo through a loupe from the mark?
  12. Baylou, hello thanks for your question. I think it was made around 1900 probably in Italy but I cannot decode the maker.
  13. Very beautiful design
  14. NevadaBlades, Kyra,fortapache and TassieDevil thanks for love.
  15. racer4four thanks for responding.
  16. Efisgirl thanks for love and valentino97 most appreciate your compliment and love, thanks.
  17. martika thanks for your nice reaction and love.
  18. shareurpassion thanks for all your looking and helping.
  19. melaniej and NevadaBlades thank you both for love.
  20. katherinescollections thanks for your nice comment and love.
  21. katherinescollections thanks for your nice compliment and love.
  22. vintagelamp, racer4fourracer, vetraio50, NevadaBlades, kivatinitz, Efesgirl, aura and jscott0363 thank you all for interest and love.
  23. vintagelamp, kivatinitz, TassieDevil, vetraio50, Manikin, valentino97, aura, NevadaBlades and jscott0363 thank you all for love.
  24. racer4four thanks for your nice comment !
  25. kivatinitz thank you very much I see it now, you are right. You solved the mystery.
  26. interesting pieces!
  27. shareurpassion, thanks so much for your interest. It's okay with me but it is quite hard to lose your husband after a marriage of 35 years. But everyone is there to stand so you have to continue. I se...
  28. jscott0363 thanks for attention and love.
  29. NevadaBlades thanks for your interest and love. The child is my son when he was about four years old painted by my father. The other photo is of me recently deseased husband (14th of Mai this year).
  30. Nicspawee, jscott0363, davyd286, katherinescollections and valentino97 many thanks for interest and love.
  31. PostCardCollector i can only describe it completely agree with you. In any case, many thanks for your attention and effort to write this.
  32. Rare beautiful piece
  33. IVAN49, Thanks for your message but how well I do my best I can find no makers mark. Please give me another clue !
  34. betweenthelens thanks for your attention and yes indeed this could be the subject.
  35. katherinescollections thank you for your appreciation and compliments to my recently placed jewelry
  36. Baylou, aura, jscott0363, NevadaBlades, martika and vetraio50 thanks for compliments and interest.
  37. Efesgirl this kind of lock I've seen more often in the Netherlands. It may also be a lock which was only used here in which time typical. Thanks anyway for your love and compliment.
  38. TassieDevil, racer4four and kivatinitz, thanks for your compliments, love and interest.
  39. jcscott0363,Jennsblingthing, racer4four and TassieDevil thanks for love, interest and questions.
  40. Baylou thanks for your love and interest. Alp is an Italian jewelry brand and dating this pendant and brooch somewhere in the beginning of the twentieth century. The bracelet of picture four wil prob...
  41. Recordmantime, NevadaBlade, vintagelamp, lisa, kivatinitz, antiquerose, vetraio50, jscott0363, blunderbuss2, aura,TassieDevil and Efesgirl thank you all for interest and love.
  42. racer4four thanks for compliment .
  43. NevadaBlade and valentino97 thank you both for love.
  44. katherinescollections thanks for love and compliment.
  45. Kyra and NevadaBlades thank you both !
  46. Thank you all for love and specially Pascale for explanation and I think she could be right.
  47. What a cutie!
  48. Compliment and greatings from Berlin, Germany
  49. Beautiful colors precious piece.
  50. That time comes soon enough (afterwards speaking!) A Beauty!
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