sarahoff

sheboygan wisconsin

I have my parents to thank for my love of the worlds oddities and antiques:)

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Baby brother - Photographsin Photographs
Agate/malachite? 10k yellow gold ring - Fine Jewelryin Fine Jewelry
Can anyone identify this gemstone - Fine Jewelryin Fine Jewelry
Mid century display case - Mid-Century Modernin Mid-Century Modern
Music room - Musicin Music
Ottaviani silver pendant - Fine Jewelryin Fine Jewelry
Antique convertible high chair rocker - Furniturein Furniture
Weller, West German, & Monmouth stoneware Co. umbrella stands - Art Potteryin Art Pottery
Heart padlock bracelet - Costume Jewelryin Costume Jewelry
Taxco Two Trees bracelet - Fine Jewelryin Fine Jewelry

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  1. He actually did most of the performance piece on top of the poles that are supporting him:) combining gymnastics and dance.
  2. This is an old college photo, he has mainly worked as an acrobat/dancer with Cirque for the past 10 years. Mostly doing performances in Vegas.
  3. Nephew Clare?:)
  4. Thanks Aimathena,Lee,antiquerose,aghcollect,nutsaboutas,valentino,freiheit,kyrantango, Belle,vetraio,manikin,elizbethan,mike,& tom for all the love:)
  5. Thanks kerry:)
  6. Thank you kyratango:)
  7. Thanks kyratango, that's what I thought it was:)
  8. The shank is 14k gold:)
  9. I brought it into a licensed gemologist along with a few scrap pieces. He actually seemed to have a genuine fun interest in the mystery of it, and really took the time to test and search through his b...
  10. Wow, thank you everyone for all the loves:)
  11. Thanks Sean, I still get a garnet vibe, but honestly don't have much experience in this area.
  12. Aww thanks Sean:) thank you aghcollect, and nuts for the love.
  13. Thank you valentino, and freiheit:)
  14. Thank you davyd286 for the link!:)Thank you nutsabotus,Mike, and newtimes for the love:)
  15. Thank you vetraio, Amberose, and Tom for the love:)
  16. Thank you Sean and aghcollect for the love:)
  17. Found it! An alloy of tin and antimony commonly used for jewelry:)
  18. I think Jwendell might be right about it being an ornamental carriage mount.
  19. It's definitely old, it has great worm eaten holes. The bottom brackets are interesting, they would have to attach to something with peak angles.
  20. Sorry, I wasn't able to find anything but I'll keep looking:)
  21. Yup, Its pot metal:)
  22. Took it in to a jeweler who thinks it may be a star ruby and 14k!?
  23. I have to admit that I love yours more, always have been a sucker for red. Collectorsweekly.com/stories/101162-favorite-bracelet
  24. I have the same bracelet in brown! It's also marked KO. This ones been driving me nuts:)
  25. Ceck out www.925-1000.com, go to world hallmarks on top, scroll down to Mexican silver marks.
  26. Thanks Mike, the Weller stand was a thrift store find:) and the Monmouth one has been a mystery to me. I haven't been able to find this specific design, and if it wasn't for the mark, I wouldn't have ...
  27. At first glace, I thought it was the roots of an old gnarly tree. What a cool looking piece.
  28. Thank you geo26,pops,&Sean:)
  29. I just realized that my son is making his fill the diaper face in the last pic:)
  30. Thank you Aimathena, aghcollect, Phil and Sean:)
  31. Dont paint it!!!:)
  32. Thank you so much everyone:)
  33. Um, just trying to imagine how not to be embarrassed by that exchange with your mother:)
  34. Thanks Elizbethan and Amberose:)
  35. Thanks nutsabotas, I'm just afraid that once I get it on, I won't be able to unlock it again:)
  36. mew003, sorry, I just spotted your post. I found Loftus under Loughnane, but no other info was given.
  37. Thanks Sean! How's the weather in Appleton? It's still pretty chilly by the lake.
  38. I think the third one is Hopi Hano:)
  39. Thank you pops,racer4four,toolate2,& freiheit for all the love:)
  40. 1940-45:)
  41. Beautiful!!
  42. Does anyone know if a locksmith would be able to make a key this small?
  43. Thanks Lee:)
  44. Thank you Phil, vetraio, and aghcollect for the love:)
  45. Thank you freiheit,Phil,Vetraio,Mike,racer4four, & Bell for all the love.
  46. Blood stone?
  47. Thank you Sean,antiquerose,pops,Mike,& Belle for all the love:)
  48. Thank you Sean and aghcollect:)
  49. Hi Elizabethan, the stamp to the left is partially obscured by the attached chain and is the number mark ending in H. I think I found the mark, it was listed as being a studio mark, Ateljee 813 Ky. Th...
  50. Is it marked anywhere?
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