Antiquehunter1

England

Hello I,am a collector of things that catch my eye. Sometimes with no knowledge of what they are,as you can see I have a variety of items which I have collected oveHello I,am a collector of things that catch my eye. Sometimes with no knowledge of what they are,as you can see I have a variety of items which I have collected over the last few years around London England. I appreciate all help and send my thanks in advance. (Read more)

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  1. Thanks V I have only just noticed your comment about smells , I will have to check again but have many plastics that give off smells, and this must have been very strong for me to mention it.
  2. Thanks tube I can see it now and also can see swirls and some bubbles with a loop,very nice colours , any idea about age, looks old
  3. Is it marked brute ?
  4. I will take better pic
  5. Can't see any
  6. Top left corner you can see the glass.
  7. Hi just got back it's glass with felt like backing , I guess for protection and to cover the paint or enamel which make the picture, never seen anything like it before, but it reminds me of the 60s fo...
  8. Thank you I saw it and thought the same ,it looks very old but it top condition , would be great to find out who made it, is this red clay American ?
  9. Yes it's quite long and the biggest stone ring I have zowie
  10. I had a diamond tester but it broke , I will have to get another as I do not trust jewellers after one told me a diamond was a c z. I didn't tell them I had already taken it to sotherbys and had it co...
  11. Thanks kath I've not seen a set like it before , I only went on a hunt for a little while and found some good bits I think.
  12. Thank you for the help, I will try and get that book as I have lots that need solving
  13. But I can see a seam,it also is quite light
  14. Thanks agh hope your well,
  15. Thanks
  16. Thanks and hi kath , your right I was just thinking this seems to be the best in the whole bag and wasn't going to post it, just eBay it, but thought I'd show it first , it's stunning and I can't stop...
  17. This seems to Bakelite going by simichrome result
  18. It's tricky ,but the simi should help. Some of plastics have diff smells when submerged in very hot water, I normally do not leave it for 5 mins just dunk till hot enough to smell any vapours ,if you ...
  19. Thanks jewels it has the smell for sure ,but left it in boiling water for maybe 5 mins and it went soft,didn't think that would happen it went hard once cold again. Not sure if that's normal , will tr...
  20. Also seen these described as Apple juice
  21. Very interesting BH it has been quite tricky getting a photo of the markings they are so faint I didn't even notice them till much later and thought it was un marked, didn't even know this was a place...
  22. Ok tube it comes from Tracey and someone took it to England and put it in a estate sale.
  23. Thinks zowie I will look that name up
  24. Thanks jewels I looked for bubbles to check if it was glass and it has none,seems stone
  25. Found marks and have posted them
  26. Thanks for helping with info kath and T A
  27. Saw something similar described as hi end is that right??
  28. Will take a better pic in daylight
  29. None I can see,
  30. Thanks for info and help kath, thx Sean
  31. Thanks Sean and kath, I thought this looked very old and dirty but it's come up lovely with a little clean, and I am wondering how old it might be,? I think the stones look real and am wondering if an...
  32. And thanks pat
  33. Thanks agh very good info
  34. Thank you Alan for the great info I had no idea it was so old, very interesting news
  35. Thanks a lot Alan for the very good info, and how interesting
  36. Thank you very much for the great info , very interesting
  37. Thanks jewels for the help, I will look up wade figures as not seen them before.
  38. Thx val but must say I think this is not new due to the fact that the elastic has turned yellowish colour which can be seen in places,the stones also show signs of in ground dirt which along with the ...
  39. Thanks for the help and advice as always to all and hope it was a merry Christmas
  40. Thanks surf , I had not even thought it could be something like that how interesting, I wonder if the markings mean something. May have to take a closer pic.
  41. I shop in a place when a old fellow goes and he apparently is a rock collector and I've been told knows a lot about everything , our paths cross but I don't know him to speak to,thx lace agate is also...
  42. Thanks kyra I will try and have a closer look at white onyx as I've not seen it before
  43. Thanks agh great info and help , looks very much alike,
  44. Thanks jewels n surf it's just over 1 inch and 1/2 inch across the bottom , think it's uk
  45. I think it is thanks for helping
  46. Russian
  47. Thanks vet great info as well
  48. Thx gum
  49. Thx kyra
  50. I appreciate all your help
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