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. freiheit I'd love to so we can help each other. There is a comparable brooch to see here:
  2. Beautiful brooch probably made around 1870 in Rome. The black background is a deep black glass drop and center this beautiful basket of flowers composed of multicolored small pieces of glass called te...
  3. kivatinitz, Caperkid, nutsabotas6, Peasejean55, GeodeJem, melaniej, valentino97 and racer4four thank you all for love.
  4. Kyra indeed I join the club. Thanks for your comment, compliment and love.
  5. jscotto363 thanks for your compliment and love.
  6. Very instructive and inspirational Kyra!
  7. Nicefice thanks for your quick response and love.
  8. I have only one word: a DREAM, don't let it fly away because I will catch it!!
  9. Very beautiful, I like pearls it's a pity here in my country are not so well in the market at this moment. But they are always chic and perfect for any occasion
  10. jscott0363, melaniej, Efesgirl, auraaura and Nicefice thank you all for love and interest.
  11. kivatinitz, Newtimes, racer4, valentino97, EZa thank you all for love and jscott0363 and kivatinitz for comment too, I appreciate!
  12. Kyra thanks, sometimes we are lucky!
  13. Caperkid what a quick respons, thanks for love.
  14. nutsabotash thanks for your nice compliment and I'm glad you like it. And of course also thanks for love.
  15. racer4four, vetraio50 and valentino97 thank you for love.
  16. katherinescollections thanks for compliment and love.
  17. 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...
  18. Efesgirl thanks for your very nice compliment and love.
  19. jscott0363 thanks for love.
  20. I love this glittering little fellow !
  21. Pascale, great! It always amazes me that the hundreds of different insects, and you have a number of small, very special here!
  22. Retrobette_Designs thanks for love and attention.
  23. jscotto363, kyra and effesgirl thank you for love, interest and nice comment.
  24. 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.
  25. Could may have been the top, or "button" of a stick / cane?
  26. Apart !
  27. What a beauty I love it.
  28. aura, inky, bratjdd thanks for love
  29. valentino97, jscott0363, melaniej and kivatinitz thanks for love and attention.
  30. Nice colors this Bohemian vase.
  31. Sorry I forgot the link:
  32. I like your old lipstick holders from your grandmother. Please look at mine if you want:
  33. NanaM and valentino97 thanks for love.
  34. kivatinitz, valentino97, ho2cultcha, davyd286 and jscott0363 thank you all for your interest and love.
  35. Georgeous Pascale, as kiwipaul already mentioned probably a heraldic item. Perhaps you can find some help on this site:
  36. Pascale what a nice compliment, thanks!
  37. katherinescollections, Newtimes, sophdemat and freiheit I'm glad with your respons and love.
  38. katherinescollections thank you for love.
  39. aura and vetrai050 thanks you for love.
  40. Newtimes and Efesgirl, Dankjewel!
  41. Nice, lucky you. I always try to find a match as you have seen in my latest micro mosaic jewels.
  42. davyd286, kivatinitz, jscott0363, Peasejean55, ho2cultcha, Baylou and racer4four thank you all for your support, love comment and interest.
  43. Peasejean55 thanks for love and interest.
  44. kivatinitz, Thanks for love and reaction. Eso podría ser, pero creo que es un Chicada
  45. Baylou, I certainly will ! Thanks for your respons.
  46. Baylou,, valentino97, quinn51, HunterHunter, AshleyRG1988 and kivatinitz thank you all for looking, interest and love.
  47. vetrai050 dank je !
  48. Efesgirl you are welcome!
  49. ozmarty and valentino97 thank you.
  50. A beautiful necklace and very interesting story.
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