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    Posted 7 years ago

    Agram.m
    (752 items)

    This silver locket has a front made a dog's head of Vulcanite (at least that is my idea) . I got it in my possession because I found it so special and cute. Unfortunately, the glass out of the door missing but maybe I can get another one. The closure works fine. I have the Vulcanite dog's cleaned and then coated with vegetable oil therefore it gleams a little.
    There are two hallmarks. I think I see the French boar's head. To date correct can anyone confirm?
    I there anybody who have seen a Dog cameo in Vulcanite??

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    1. Agram.m Agram.m, 7 years ago
      valentino97, Efesgirl and vetraio50 thanks for your quick reaction and love.
    2. Agram.m Agram.m, 7 years ago
      Racer4four thanks for interest and love.
    3. kyratango kyratango, 7 years ago
      Super pendant Marga! Dog beeing symbol of fidelity, it is very touching.
      You're right for the boar's head, for the period of making, I would say 1850', but could be up to 1880.
    4. mrcolorz mrcolorz, 7 years ago
      Hi, I was thinking that you may be able to identify the piece I found, it is not bakelite, it is some sort of reptile skin wrapped around shell, it was found in Maine, dug from ground...Thank You
    5. Agram.m Agram.m, 7 years ago
      mrcolorz thanks for your comment. I already identify the piece as Vulcanite as you could read in description but i wanted to be sure. It's definitively Vulcanite but i never saw a dog cameo in this materal. Anyway thanks for your contrbution.
    6. Agram.m Agram.m, 7 years ago
      Kyra thanks for your confirmation of my sugestion. I doubted first because i never saw a dog cameo in Vulcanite. Have a good sunday!
    7. mrcolorz mrcolorz, 7 years ago
      Hi, no I was wondering if you could identify my piece on my page, I do lots of digging, and am in Native country, it was a dug piece, any ideas, I believe the piece is mounted on tortoise shell...Thank You
    8. Agram.m Agram.m, 7 years ago
      inky thanks for interest and love.
    9. JoyB JoyB, 7 years ago
      Very cool!
    10. Agram.m Agram.m, 7 years ago
      JoyB thanks for you comment and love.
    11. Agram.m Agram.m, 7 years ago
      Newtimes thanks for attention and love. Goed weekend!
    12. VegasII VegasII, 7 years ago
      Beautiful piece!
    13. Agram.m Agram.m, 7 years ago
      VegasII thanks again for your nice comment and love.

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