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. Very nice!
  2. Manikin, kerry10456, aghcollect and davyd286 thank you all for love and attention.
  3. Are this marcasites and not cut steel I cannot see it so wel?. Very old cut steel has the same age? Page 41 of the book: Cut steel and Berlin Iron Jewellery from Ann Clifford
  4. Lovely and definitively very old!
  5. Lovely moving sculpture.
  6. racer4four thanks for love.
  7. Peasejean55 and Kyratango thank you both for your nice comment and compliment and of course for your love.
  8. |Never see this in my country so I think not Dutch. Nice!
  9. beautiful colors!
  10. It could be green Jasper
  11. Newtimes thanks for comment and love. Good weekend!
  12. katherinescollections, indeed you're right not thought in this way. Thanks for your comment and love.
  13. PostCardCollector and Elisabethan thank you both very much for love.
  14. No clue but very rare!
  15. davyd286 thanks for love.
  16. racer4four thanks for interest and love
  17. Peasejean55 thanks for love.
  18. nutsabotash6 what a nice comment, thank you and also for love.
  19. Elisabethan I wrote you a mail to day. Thanks a lot for compliment and love. The person whom I bought the bracelet from either had not seen anything like this neither did I (in bracelet form) As you...
  20. kyratango and aghcollect thank you both for your very quick reaction and love.
  21. Newtimes, valentino97 and davyd286 thank you for love
  22. katherinecollections thanks for love and interest
  23. nutsabotash6 what a very nice compliment I appreciate, thanks for love to. Have a wonderful day with so much beautiful things around us.
  24. Zowie thanks I wish you also a wonderful day, but here in my country it's midnight so I hope you wish me a good night sleep!
  25. Peasejean55 and critchpics thank you both for love and interest.
  26. kyratango you're right this fact and the tact than an oily skin is often a little bit thicker protects from wrinkles and not expensive crèmes in spite of all the promises. That's the "only " benefit f...
  27. kyratango so if I ever can advise you with regard to skin and / or skin problems!
  28. Racer4four and vetrai050 thank both of you for love.
  29. kyratango LOL what a joke use your sebum. I know all about that because my former profession is educating estheticians and some people are blessed with a lot of sebum. Thanks for love ,compliment and ...
  30. LuLuX thanks for interest and love.
  31. aghcollect you're almost faster than I have placed him on CW, thanks for that and for your love.
  32. blunderbuss2, BelleEpoque, Peasejean55, Manikin, Toni1969 and racer4four thank you all for love.
  33. PostCardCollector, thanks for your poignant comment. This kind of images were in former times much but in this modern age (unfortunately) not. But yes I agree with you, it's a very sweet image. One of...
  34. AmberRose, so nice to "meet" you here again. How are you, thanks for love.
  35. Zowie the same to you, thanks for your support.
  36. Kyratango i hope to be able to help you sometimes.
  37. Kyratango thanks for your nice reaction and understanding. Next time i take a better look and nice you gave a more accurate date.
  38. kyratango, when I put the pendant hanger on CW, I only watched it when it was already dark. After you comment, I again studied it carefully, now in daylight. I come to the conclusion that indeed you'r...
  39. Cormoran1925 and Roycroftbooksfromme1 thanks for attention and love.
  40. valentino97 and Efesgirl thank you both for love
  41. Newtimes and critchpics thanks for interest and love.
  42. vetrai050 and racer4four both of you also Oude rotten in collectors field to use this Dutch saying (see above) thanks for your compliments and love.
  43. Racer4four thanks for your interest and love.
  44. Zowie I will ! Thanks for looking and love.
  45. Kyratango probably you'r right but unfortunately i cannot open so i cannot check either. But thanks for your information and comment.
  46. kyratango there is some technique involved : Grisaille is a type of decoration in painted enamel in which the picture or design is in monochrome, usually shades of grey on a white ground. The process...
  47. katherinescollections how right you are and for you thank you .
  48. Kyratango again fantastic helpful comment, thanks and of course for love too!
  49. Beautiful!
  50. nutsabotash6 thanks for love.
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