Elisabethan

Scandinavia

For as long as I can remember I have been interested in in old things and things that carry a history. I still remember when I, as a young child, saved some old bookFor as long as I can remember I have been interested in in old things and things that carry a history. I still remember when I, as a young child, saved some old books from being thrown away after my grandparents had died and the house was being sold. I kept the books hidden and safe, as my secret treasure, for meny years. Today I´m glad I was so determined, the oldest book is from 1748. At the age of 7 I already had a strong feeling that old things needs to be treated with respect. I guess it all started there, the interest in finding and caring for old or special things. The collector soul in me was born. Recently I found a growing interest in silver jewelry. I tought I was drawn to simple elegant designs but I´m learning more about my taste everyday. I´m humble about this whole thing as I find it hard to call myself a collector, I just recently realized I have this condition. I don´t know a lot, but I do know what I like and I also like research. I´m looking forward to share and to read about other peoples pieces and collections. (Read more)

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  1. http://ethnicjewels.ning.com/m/blogpost?id=5416612%3ABlogPost%3A39312
  2. Here is another discussion on amber/copal. I haven't valued the links so you need to read them with a critical eye. Search the net for more information :) good luck. I have some old beads that I will ...
  3. http://thejewelryloupe.com/copal-amber-and-copal-amber/
  4. Great, are you sure it's solid gold, it could be someother metall coated with a thin layer of gold? Anyway a great necklace. Try and Google "russian chain amber bead necklace" or just "amber chain be...
  5. These are wonderful! Great find.
  6. Great design, beautiful!
  7. Thank you Sean and thank you peasejean for love and nice coment :)
  8. This type of earrings for piereced ears we're used in victorian time and the pierecedpart can still be bought as said before. Amber beads with silver like this can be seen in several parts of the wo...
  9. Bananapeel thank you very much, that's so nice of to say. Apprenticed!
  10. Ha ha yes I went wild with the camera. Thank you kyratango :)
  11. Thankyou kyratango, that's kind :)
  12. It has a nice glow to it :)
  13. Yes it is :D
  14. I also hope you find an answer soon. This maker seams to have been very productive and because of that it's amazing that it's so hard to find out more. There must be an answer out there for such a pro...
  15. Thank you CindB, aura, martika, Valentino, Mikelv, vetraio, lentilka, Sean, shareurpassion, TassieDevil!
  16. Lentilka, Sean and TassieDevil thanks!
  17. Thank you Sean and TassieDevil!
  18. Thankyou Sean!
  19. Thankyou Sean for all your "love". Have a great new year!
  20. I can't help you but it's very nice!
  21. Kyratango I have emailed you some links to jewelry with this mark.
  22. Don't give up kyratango, and I have a feeling you will not :) I can't get it off my mind that the mark looks like something from the cyrillic alphabet.
  23. Czechoslovakia makes me think this is all glass, also the white beads?
  24. Beautiful shape and colorcombination!
  25. You should post them Kerry! Lovely Matl silver Junkman!
  26. Poor man, he must have been unaware of what he was doing! Some wonderful pieces there. He was letting you rob him :)! Great for you.
  27. Thank you for loving my posts guys!
  28. Thankyou lentilka and Valentino for nice coments!
  29. Thank you lentilka, munch away :)
  30. Yes there are some mat beads on the burgundy colored necklace. I have never seen it before or after. Don't know why but it highligts the centrebeads.
  31. Thankyou lentilka!
  32. Yes that's what its usually called :) it's one of my favourite colors. I have a longer one as well.
  33. Thankyou lentilka :) Martika might still be lucky if we're not hunting in the same forest...
  34. Ha ha lentilka you understand what I'm taking about :) Thanks!!
  35. Thankyou lentilka! Green is a nice color too :)
  36. Thanks aura and Valentino for love.
  37. Yes thank you dear fellow collector and friend :)
  38. Thankyou aura, Valentino and martika!
  39. Aura and martika thanks!!
  40. Valentino lots of thanks. I have to remember to wear them like this in the summer.
  41. Thank you Efesgirl, Valentino, aura and martika!
  42. Aura lots of thanks!
  43. Thanks, you are welcome :) Valentino!
  44. Thank you aura!
  45. I am and I will in the future too :) Thanks Valentino!
  46. Thank you aura!
  47. Yes Valentino you do, but the opaque and the translusent are great friends :) Thank you!
  48. Thank you aura for loving this.
  49. You make my day Valentino, my guru on vintage plastic jewelry :)
  50. Thanks aura, mikelv, vetraio and martika!
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