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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My newest Micro Mosaic acquisitions; brooch - stickpin - Fine Jewelryin Fine Jewelry
Antique French Horn Snuff Box in the Shape of a Frog Pill box - Animalsin Animals
Silesian Iron Wire-Work porcelain Cut Steel Pendant, ca.1800-1820 - Fine Jewelryin Fine Jewelry
Book indispensable for every serious MicroMosaic Collector - Fine Jewelryin Fine Jewelry
Unknow Silver strainer/filter object - Kitchenin Kitchen
Very very large Micro Mosaic crusifix, 5 buildings and Doves - Fine Jewelryin Fine Jewelry
Antique wooden sewing egg with enameled silver silded thimble - Sewingin Sewing
Micro Mosaic Venice Paper Weight - Fine Jewelryin Fine Jewelry
A small antique round Micro Mosaic Plaque of the Famous Pigeon. - Fine Jewelryin Fine Jewelry
Micro Mosaic Dove Stick Pin Brooch - Fine Jewelryin Fine Jewelry


  1. fhrjr2 nice to hear you and your wife appreciate these things. And so interesting you still have your grandfather's thimble. It's a pleasure to hear more people like old things. Thanks for love and i...
  2. Pascale, awfull I forgot you to say thank you for your very very nice wishes.Quite late, but I'll hope you still accept.
  3. ravage60 and vintagelamp thanks for much for love
  4. Hunter thanks for attention and love.
  5. Pascale, thanks for love and seeking more family members of the frog family. But my family of bugs is big enough so in this animal family, I want to leave it. Besites my collection of Micro Mosaic an...
  6. vintagelamp thanks for love
  7. kivatinitz thanks for your compliment and love.
  8. racer4four you're right I also like the bright colours in the brooch. Thanks for your comment and love.
  9. Cool, mysterious !
  10. Efesgirl thanks too. let her contact me and she can come and take a look!
  11. Kyra, thanks indeed, growing into heaven!
  12. Love your cat and your beetle brooch!
  13. valentino97, Karenoke, Manikin and inky thanks for interest and love.
  14. Kyra you know I'm fond of Pearls and this brooch is very elegant, lovely!
  15. racer4four, Hel, kerry10456, mrcolorz, bijoucaillouvintage, vetraio50, Efesgir and aura thanks for attention and love!
  16. TassieDevil and racer4four thank you both for your nice comment and love.
  17. TassieDevil thank you for love.
  18. kerry10456 thanks for attention and love.
  19. FANTASTIC this beautyful pendant and what a kraftmanship !
  20. Bluboi thank you so much for the quick response, love and expert commentary. I'm very glad you agree that this pendant surely is a rare find. What a wonderful Micro Mosaic pendant Cenci, GREAT MICRO ...
  21. Kyra, mystery solved thanks to your knowledge ! You're here again with you invaluable advice. Thank you!!
  22. inky thanks for attention, compliment and love!
  23. racer4four thank you for your compliment and love. It is always very nice for me to have other collectors to inform my own discoveries. So here too!
  24. Blueboi, please you would do me a great favoriet to take a look at my latent acquisation. You will vind that on this link:
  25. Mrstyndall thanks for your compliment and love.
  26. bijoucaillouvintage, Manikin, Peasejean55, Caperkid, aura, vetraio50, JImam , freiheit and Hel1 all thank you very much for your attention.
  27. Efesgirl and nutsabotash6 thanks for your quick respons and comment. Also for me it's quite rare in any case the handpainted porcelain figure.
  28. Myjewelryaddiction you're welcome and thanks for love.
  29. vetraio50, freiheit, Manikin and aura thanks for love
  30. Kyra, thanks how right you are!
  31. jscott0363, TassieDevil, Efesgirl thank you for love.
  32. Some sparkling sun on your finger!
  33. kivatinitz thanks for your interest and love. We both love vetraio for the building names.
  34. Thanks again Kyra, your country is a fameus wine exporter. But please explain how to use this? To filter the wine before drinking?
  35. ho2cultcha, racer4four, valentino97 and TassieDevil thanks for interest and loving.
  36. vetrai050 thanks for loving, comment and adding the building names . I had to name them but you save me work.
  37. Gorgeous sparkling jewel !
  38. Nica and cute, awaiting kyratisations to dure his little body. Nice weekend!
  39. Kyra well I think a was Lucky again.
  40. Efesgirl and Lamplover thanks for love and interest.
  41. Hello Kyra, as always thanks so much for your answer and search. I bought it for € 300. I think that was not too much?
  42. Indeed a very interesting historical and valuable piece! I would like your opinion, which I particularly appreciate, questions about my latest micro mosaic piece. Available at: http://www.collector...
  43. hetwalcherscostuum thanks for your reaction and comment Collectors who see your offer and will need to use certainly appreciative.
  44. Nevertheless, this negative (as all negative) is also an advantage. We learn from them and to be very careful when purchasing and certainly also to look better so we continue to learn more about our "...
  45. Hello Kyra,a Dutch proverb says (something like that, there may also in French) to be wise by damage and shame.That's what we all have to learn and not allone with jewelry !
  46. Like all of us I have some also had some" lessons"on this subject . For some times something paid but not received (at a rural site without guarantee and our police do nothing about this). Also, i ...
  47. Pretty, I always like Pearls.
  48. Nice, very good condition!
  49. Adorable !!!!
  50. I take a good look in books on German Websites but there is no (Crown)Reichskrone, Sun or (half moon) Halbmond - the German Stamp Act of 1884 so I think this jewelry is not made in Germany. I've seen ...
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