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Posted 4 years ago


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Here's a group of 50's-70's copper w/ brass, silver and wood I've collected and enjoyed for quite awhile. I wear some of them often. I also have some wonderful copper bands too that I wear w/as ring "keepers" so I don't lose these- but they are fairly simple so I didn't include in this post.

In picture 2 the ebony or mahogany wood on my ring finger is marked "12k GF shank" I wear this one a lot. It's about 1-3/8" long x .75" wide to give you scale for the other rings. Next to it is a fabulous marked M WS handmade. The shank is same sterling rail. I also wear the one on my pinky - some type of porous wood - carved with 6 thin copper wires inlaid. Maybe it shows up better in picture 3. I LOVE this one - someone made this in woodworking class maybe!

Also of note - the rose one - marked M. I. W.Germany - there you go - sometime after WWII but before 1989. Probably 50's-60's. It is a single cut shape wrapped to be adjustable and the stylized flower attached - welded not glued.

They don't turn my fingers green - but I rarely wear them if it's steamy hot. Anyway - just something Fall-like to show you on this beautiful Fall day. Hope you enjoy - Val


  1. Aimathena Aimathena, 4 years ago
    Wow, they are all great pieces.
  2. bratjdd bratjdd, 4 years ago
    Beautiful Collection!!! you have I was giving one a long time ago and was told that copper is amazing to ease pain.
  3. valentino97 valentino97, 4 years ago
    Aimathena - thank you!!! - collections always look good don't they? One at a time...not so dramatic. I love copper so wanted to share these. Still have MORE copper to post. Good to document my stuff.
  4. valentino97 valentino97, 4 years ago
    Thank you bratjdd - I've heard that too about copper and arthritis pain. I honestly have not proven that altho I wear copper a lot.
  5. valentino97 valentino97, 4 years ago
    Thank you aghcollect and kevin for your love!
  6. valentino97 valentino97, 4 years ago
    Thanks newtimes!
  7. kerry10456 kerry10456, 4 years ago
    Happy Halloween VAL, bringing in the day with rings on your fingers, is there bells on your toes? LOL, Just kidding, nice set of rings, Love them
  8. AmberRose AmberRose, 4 years ago
    Just a great collection!
  9. valentino97 valentino97, 4 years ago
    YES Kerry - I'm wearing a big spider bracelet tonight to give out candy w/my is not an old spider bracelet or I would post it.... I had to work from home today and was in a rings mood. Some fun rings in my ringdom....yuck, yuck...
  10. valentino97 valentino97, 4 years ago
    Amber thank you for your comments. Happy Halloween.
  11. DrFluffy DrFluffy, 4 years ago
    Fantastic collection... Love em.
  12. valentino97 valentino97, 4 years ago
    Thank you Nadia - I am just back from hanging out w/my friends and completely took over their candy duties. It was so much fun. Where I live in my downtown hood we don't have the Halloween traffic so this was a treat for me. And I don't have kids so I don't get to enjoy this simple holiday tradition. But tonight - I did.
  13. Aimathena Aimathena, 4 years ago
    Glad you were able to enjoy Halloween and the children Val xo
  14. valentino97 valentino97, 4 years ago
    Thanks Aimathena it was fun for me. I have 28 nieces and nephews but not one lives within 1000 miles. The older ones are not adventurous. I can't figure it out - I wanted to GO as soon as I was legal to drive.... My Mom said my first words were "can I go too?" This is true.
  15. valentino97 valentino97, 4 years ago
    Thank you Mike, Phil, Gargoyle and Sean!
  16. valentino97 valentino97, 4 years ago
    Thank you maltamary!

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