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Need Info on costume brooch  
I have a costume jewelry brooch with the makers mark c (with a circle around it, I assume meaning company?) And then Sarah. It also has some kind of stones …

Vintage Brooches 
What does cov or con mean on a brooch

Jewelry designer from Charleston, S.C. named Charles Kerrison. 
I have several pieces of jewelry signed "CS" and the original boxes with "Charles Kerrison Jewelers" of Charleston, SC. They are gold tone and/or rhodium …

Just curious about this bracelet. 
Just curious as to what year this bracelet was made and who might have made it. Any information at all would be very helpful. Thank You!

Medallion necklace 
Curious on learning more about this price and the subject

Any Information On This Pendant? 
This locket was found at a Goodwill. I was wondering if anyone could give me any information on it? There are no identifying marks.

Is this a Georgian period ring ?  
I am in need of assistance before purchasing this ring. I was told it's over 200 years old. It's silver. 1 carat and flawless. Purchased in France by a …

Chanel Designer Costume Jewelry Questions 
I would like to know the year of the bracelet and the name of it. Thank you so much.

Silver clown brooch 
I would be very pleased if you helped me to identify the jewelry company. Hallmark looks like a heart with half of heart on it and with "S" in it. I can't …

WWI Commemorative Bracelet of Battles of the Marne 
I have a World War I commemorative bracelet showing 5 battles of the Marne with Iron Cross with crossed swords links between the battle links. I can find …

Could this be an unsigned Miriam Haskell brooch? 
Hi. I have this unsigned brooch and would like to know if it could be a Miriam Haskell. To me it has classic characteristics. Any information would be …

Necklace from my grandmother and never saw one like this before 
i am curious as to how old this necklace is and are there other ones out there

impressed mark on silver bangle  
I'm struggling with identifying the impressed mark on my 925 silver bangle and would really appreciate any help you could give me.

how much is my ring worth? 
Ive been told my ring is worth $2300 not including vintage antique value. The only marking a 14k. Can u tell me about how much it is.

Yves St Laurent Jewelry Questions 
Bought this beautiful necklace over 25 years ago. Never worn, still looking new. Just want to know how much it will cost today.

emerald choker necklace 
I have a choker necklace has 18 big stones and 123 small stones can u tell how old it is and the value of it

Fixed pin brooches  
Hi, I have 2 fixed pin brooches. There is no hinge, so the pin is pretty much stuck in place. I'm interested in what ever you can tell me about these pins …

A Copolla e Toppo vintage necklace 
Hi, My name is Julie and I own a vintage Copolla e Toppo signed necklace. It is made from plastic beads. I was wondering if you knew anything about these …

Glass heart necklace, was my husbands grandmothers 
I got this necklace as part of my husbands grandmother's estate. Everyone thought it was gaudy and I love it. I have no idea who the maker is..etc. It …

1960s, early 1970s chicken in egg necklace 
Can you give me an appraisal of this necklace, please?

tennis bracelet stamped roman 
I came across a nice made tennis bracelet at a resale shop. It's stamped ROMAN, have oval clear stones connected with a bow type link. Any info you could …

vintage eastern european charm 
i have a four piece multi colored flower charm. appears to be brass or bronze base metal on largest piece and copper on small lower charms. guessing it …

Weiss Costume Jewelry Questions 
We have this yellow hinged bracelet that looks similar to the thermoset clamper bracelets I have seen by Weiss, and is stamped 'Weiss' on the hinge. There …

Drop cameo earrings 
Is anyone familiar with this style of earring and how old they might be?

MIZPAH thistle brooch 
I have a MIZPAH silver coloured brooch it has two thistle crossed and amber coloured stones in the thistle. It has the MIZPAH logo on the back along with …

What can you tell me about these earrings 
I was told they were French...maybe art deco...what year do you think they are? I can't find any markings ...they appear to be resin...or maybe wood (black …

CZECHOSLOVAKIA STAMPED BROOCH 
I have a brooch that is stamped czechoslovakia on the back, I believe it's pretty old and I'd like to know the value of it?

Trifari Costume Jewelry Questions 
I have a beautiful Crown Trifari Crown Broach with blue cabochon on either side, a smaller green cabochon in the center, seed pearls (six), and enamel …

A Collection of Christian Dior Questions 
I have the above in a Dior Box but the only marking I can find on it is in a triangle with NS or SN on it, I'm not sure which way around it is? Would it …

General Electric tie clip & cufflinks. 
My great uncle was a GE employee in the forties - I believe these are some kind of employee appreciation thing. They're maybe dynamos or turbines or some …

sterling leaf pin with ONE clover logo? 
I bought a jewelry box full of vintage jewelry and in it is a sterling pin shaped like a leaf. On the back it says sterling and there is a 3 leaf clover. …

snake silvertone intricate design bracelet with an "S" inside a diamond shape. 
How can I find out who made this bracelet with the "s" inside the diamond shape design? It is a hinged bracelet of a snake with a lot of intricate work …

crystal arrow heart necklace 
I've got a gold plated necklace with red & crystal pendant with a arrow & heart dial hand that says yes or no - can't find anything about it but was thinking …

i have a pink beaded necklace with different coloured glass and plastic beads  
I have a pink beaded necklace (threaded with small pink beads) along side and attached to threaded and different sized coloured and shaped glass or plastic …

From what collection is this WEISS Rhinestone necklace?  
I have had this WEISS necklace in a box for many years. My mother-in-law passed away in 1980 and she had this piece among her collection of costume jewelry. …

Swarovski choker - Age? 
There are 3 Fuscia colored emerald cut crystals on a gold interlocking choker style necklace. The center crystal has the Swarovski swan logo embossed. …

Pendant Necklace with a Love Story - Lots of Questions 
Hi, My mom passed away last year and for Christmas this year my grandmother gave me this necklace along with a very cool story of how it came into …

Sarah Coventry 
Is Sarah Coventry Jewellery valuable?

Vintage or Modern Pendant? 
I found this pendant at a resale shop and always get many comments on it. I am curious if it's vintage or who may have designed it. It has no markings …

Mother of Pearl with Pearl in Center - Vintage Cuff Links  
I would like to know who made these and are they of value. Any history on these would be great - I'm sending a picture

My Bracelet 
I was given this bracelet by my sister. She bought it at an estate sale years ago and I'm trying to see if I can find additional information and value. …

czech crystal necklace 
I have a necklace given to me by my mother. It used to be my grandmothers so it about eighty years old. It is from Czechoslovakia. It has six small crystals …

How old is my brooch? 
Not sure how old this pin is. It was my grandmother's but could have been a family piece from earlier. Probably Canadian.

need help identifying a peice of jewelry 
Please help me, I really need it. My question is that I have a silver looking necklace with a heart pendant and a clear stone in the middle and on the …

Desperately seeking girl with umbrella with sparkling moon! 
I came upon a gold pendant necklace that had a little girl holding an umbrella. It had a crescent moon with 5 stones in it. I gave it to my daughter and …

Did 80s YSL rive gauche necklaces come with hangtags? 
Recently bought a necklace that was advertised as rare and authentic YSL rive gauche, from the late 80s, purchased at Saks Fifth Avenue. When the necklace …

Roman Gold Bangle Bracelet  
I have a Roman Gold Bangle Bracelet that was purchased by my step-grandmother in 1913! It has flowers & swirls etched on it and inside has L M & Co engraved. …

Kramer Costume Jewelry Collection 
Hi I have this awesome KRAMER signed (on oval) gold toned peacock brooch what can you tell me about it?

amethyst and diamond brooch and necklace  
this set is over0 70 years old has no stamps but but brooch is big shaped ilke a branch with diamonds and amethysts and the necklace is a flower shape …

Antique Necklace 
Please help me what is it?

I have two rings with the initials "HC" both with 925 metal marks? 
Really not sure about either of these rings and was hoping you could help me. At first I thought they were Hattie Carnegie but from the research I've …

Dating Silver Tiger Claw brooch 
I've found this Silver tiger claw brooch. This is, as I believe, quite a unique brooch. Tested for silver but no marks at all. Please could you give …

Vintage Jewelry Collection 
How can I find the value of vintage jewelry online? I have about 100 pieces , mostly signed, that I am wanting to sell. I found pieces online by the …

Relic Rosary Religious Cross 
I have a rosary that appears to be pretty old. The "beads" on it appear to be wood perhaps? The crucifix itself has a compartment that opens by unscrewing …

Stick Pins 
As a 19th century civilian re-enactor, I recently got interested in collecting stick pins to use with my tie as well as to collect. I purchased the only …

czecho necklace 
I have received this necklace as a gift and I love it but would like to learn more about it. The only markings on the back are a small gold tag stamped, …

1900s Antique Coral Brooch 
Here is a beautiful brooch (needs cleaning) but can't make out the maker, can anyone help me. Thank you in advance. Reply: Barbara, sorry for …

Vintage Costume Jewelry Necklace Tag markings 
I acquired a necklace with a tag that has a 4 point star in the middle of a capital C the top of the C curls in a little, above it is a sliver moon or …

Is this dress/fur clip unique or common?  
I have a large silver clip on piece with cherubs, a naked lady I think she is a mermaid but she has a separated tail one part each going up the bottom …

Is the Four Leaf Clover / Pearl Bracelet Vintage, or Costume Jewelry? 
Hello, Very recently my mother passed away, she had this bracelet in her jewelry box. She never wore it, and I believe it either belonged to her mother, …

turquoise clip on earrings 
Would like to know information on: My earrings they are clip on circle shaped earrings with 1 circle turquoise stone in center and 10 triangle shaped …

Chunky old ring 
I got this ring as a reward for finding an old ladies cat over 35 years ago. Even back then it looked ancient. Recently I dug it up out of an old box …

World War 2 safety pin necklace? 
Was it a trend after world war 2 to wear a necklace made of safety pins? Was there some reason this practice might have made some sort of statement?

anyone familiar with this mark on a gold over silver vintage cat bracelet? 
Have not been able to identify this mark on this adorable cat bracelet I acquired a couple of years ago..tried every book and net ref. Anyone? Any help …

Vulcanite jewelry 
How do u clean vulcanite jewelry, please.

Hallmark RY - heart pendant with flower ruby, emerald and diamond 14k 
I was recently gifted this lovely pendant. It comes from USA I believe and carries the hallmark RY in it. Google reveals not much at all about it. Was …

Does anyone know this signature on these Wizard clip back earrings? 
I would so love some help on identifying this signature on these very unique wizard earrings. I've tried so many times and I just cannot make it out or …

K G Sterling 
Hi, I have been purchasing gold and silver and I have came across a few interesting pieces. I will just start with this one because I don't want to put …

Vintage Estate Signed DES PARCO Rhinestone Gems RS Stretch Bracelet. Signed "DES PARCO PAT. 160008". 
I am wondering the worth of this stretch bracelet I got at an estate sale. All stones present and sparkling, round and emerald cut.

Pat Pend no artisit earrings, made by who? 
I have a pair of pat pend earrings. Larger rhinestones or cut glass. A nice gold finish. In the style of schriener or similar. Tree shaped multi colored. …

Identification of a hang tag 
I have a vintage necklace with a hang tag that looks like a key or a mask on a stick, not really sure what it is...how can I know??

Old bracelet, but the stones do not seem like glass and seem strangely real got any ideas? 
I just think this is a stone instead of glass. It is old, but I think the stones may not just be plain cheap. They are individuals and not all are uniform …

Is my pendant worth anything 
Is this worth anything?

My Fair Lady BSK piece 
Hello, I have a brooch that was given to me by a family friend a few years ago. It is a black and cream enamel bow, the only marks on the back are BSK …

Pre World War 2 Gold Pendant 
I want to buy a gold finish cross pendant but how do I really know how old it is?The seller said: "This very ornate, old, pre world war 2 cross pendant …

Unusual Old Necklace 
I picked up this necklace at a yard sale because I found it to be interesting. The pendants or whatever they are unscrew and separate into halves. There …

La Bella Fifth Avenue Imperial Jewelry Sets 
La Bella fifth avenue, Coro and imperial jewelry sets. Any info on these or what they are worth would be appreciated. M

any clue what the value or history of this piece is? 
This was given to me by my 105 year old aunt. Just looking to do a little research.

Religious pin I found in an old box 
Can you tell me who is in the pin and how old it may be?

Ciner Jewelry 
I just received a lot of Ciner jewelry to list on eBay from and elderly friend. When I go and search I cannot find any of these pcs. Also, on some websites …

krementz set 
would love to know the value of my krementz set, i found many different sets that were similar online but wasnt able to find these. Any knowledge of them …

Seed beads how to distinguish age? 
Often seed beads are hard to date. I will look at the clasp. However, some styles from the early 20th century were long and didn't have clasps.. Is there …

Three string costume pearl necklace with clasp that look like rubies... 
I was given a necklace by my brother approx 50 years ago, he bought it for his girlfriend at the time but never gave it to her. I am now 60 and still …

Not sure what they are? 
My great aunt has these pieces that are neither cuff links or earrings, but they are in pairs. Do you have any idea what they might be?

Four Leaf Clover with C | Art Deco Brooch 
Do you recognize this mark from a gilded pot metal art deco brooch? Four leaf clover with a C inside of it.

Sears Roebuck, gold bangle 
I have a bangle that belong to my great aunt. It is real gold, I'm not sure of the carat about half an inch wide, monogrammed and has S R CO on the clasping …

HMT Howard M Tefft Bracelet 
Can you tell me any information on this piece. I was wondering what the value of it is and an approximate date. Any information would be greatly appreciated. …

Lilly of th valley in design on enamel leaves, pearls and marcasite 
Have just found this brooch in op.shop - very pretty would be good to think the marcasites were diamonds! about 2 and a half inches high and wide - pearls …

cartier necklace 
I am trying to find the value in today's market for a cartier necklace and bracelet from 1994. Not really an antique but just interested in knowing value. …

How can I tell if a pair of pink pearl tassel earrings form Chanel Paris are real 
I have a pair of Chanel Paris Earrings as is in the picture submitted. How do I tell if they are Genuine?

Unidentified Mark on Vintage? Necklace 
hi, I recently picked up this necklace and noticed the mark when i returned home. It has a 4 point star within a crescent. It also has a double detachable …

Old Green Stone Pin  
I don't know the stone and it is marked 830 itself. I know it is old. thank you!

Silver-tone HELIO Heart Pin| Antique Or Vintage? 
What does it mean when a piece is marked helio brilliant with a patent number on back? Is it antique or vintage?

Vulcanite Necklace?  
I am looking to buy this necklace but question what it is made of and what the value is. It is advertised as being VULCANITE. The beads appear to be …

Czechoslovakian Black Stone Necklace 
Hi, I have a "plastic?" necklace with a solid black faceted "stone" in a silver setting. The setting is marked "Made In Czechoslovakia" I have never …

Orange Blossom by Traub Questions 
I found your website while researching my engagement ring. It seems to be a Traub Orange Blossom ring from the 1930s, but I'm no expert and have run into …

How Do I Get the History and Value of a Particular Piece? 
I have a large broach that belonged to my grandmother and it is marked western germany on the back. I was wondering where to get a professional evaluation …

Paisley Brooch marked E D 
I bought a large goldtone paisley shaped brooch recently - it has faux pearls and clear rhinestones and is marked on the back E D I've never seen this …

Gold with mother-of-pearl and amethyst 
I have a bracelet that is gold with five "links", each with mother-of-pearl and small amethyst in the center. The clasp is an actual snap (strong/gold). …

Adele Simpson | What Is This Piece Worth? 
I have an Adele Simpson pin/brooch, perfect square, surrounded by rectangular rhinestones with tear drops and squares at the corners and the center has …

Miriam Haskell Questions 
Would anyone know the date or current price of this?

Renato Balestra 14k chain Necklace with a Porsche Key 
I was given this necklace about 15 years ago by a friend when I had bought a porsche. I just took it out to sell it on ebay. When I inspected it.. …

Vivani Pendant Watch 
I have a Vivani Silver Tone Pendant Watch...Anyone know the value?

STAR 
I have a vintage pin that has the word STAR on the back. It has beige and green pearl like stones on a gold like cresent with a couple of leaves. Was …

Rhinestone Bracelet Value 
How do I find out how much my rhinestone bracelet is worth? It is set in sterling, and has a very unique clasp.

Schiaparelli Jewelry Question 
Hi! I purchased a signed Schiaparelli set at a flea market yesterday. The seller was selling many various items but this set caught my eyes and heart due …

Vintage Sterling Silver Repousse Rose Elongated Ring 
Can you tell me if this ring is really vintage and does it have any value other than my infatuation with it? :) Description: Vintage Sterling Silver …

Victoria stickpin 
Circular red enamel stickpin, 7/16" Diameter, 2-1/2" long. Face bears a wreath, surmounted by a crown, surrounding the number "1 1/2" and the date 1860. …

George III Stickpin 
Circular enameled stickpin, 3/4 "" dimeter, 3-1/4 " long. Face bears a red crown with 3 stars at its top, and has a surounding white banner reading "HONI …

Unusual Metal and Rhinestone or Paste Necklace  
hi! i have been collecting for years and im totally mystified by this one! it is a gold or brass tone woven metal necklace with rhinestones or paste stones. …

is this bracelet gold? 
I have this bracelet that is very old is it gold? and how can i tell if its gold or not? thanks.

Contempo Fashions 
Does anyone remember Contempo Fashions jewelry that was sold via home parties (like Sarah Coventry) in the 1980s and early 1990s? The jewelry was unmarked, …

Does anyone recognise this signed Pearl piece 
This is a pearl wrap around prayer bracelet. The cross and mary are stamped sterling. I can't read who signed it. there are about four markings which are …

Copper Bracelet and Necklace 
I have a copper bracelet and matching chain with pendant. It is in very good condtion. It is not signed. I have not seen anything like it on the net. Does …

Castlecraft Bracelet 
I have a Castlecraft bracelet. It is in mint condition. The Castlecraft tag is still attached. I can not find anything like it on the net. Can anyone tell …

fredrick mosell bracelet 
I have a mosell bracelet. It is in good condition. The bracelet has pink over textured gold. Some of the gold is showing. I can't tell if the gold is suppose …

Hallmark Question C with Arrow through it 
This Hallmark is on silver tone shoe clips. I bought them from a woman who lives in Franklin, MA. Near North Attleboror and Providence RI both costume …

Collection of Coro Jewelry  
Today I bought this blue Coro necklace from an antique store. The lady that worked there didn't know anything about it except that it was from an estate …

Antique or Reproduction | Value? 
I got this ring from my mother, I took it to a pawn shop and they told me the stone and gold are real but said they couldn't date it for me. They offered …

would like to know the value 
I purchased a faux pearl hand knotted necklace made by Swarovski in the 70's. I would like to know what the value of it is. I only wore it once or twice …

1938 "Cartier" Enameled Blackamoor Fur Clip 
I believe I am the owner of a very Special Cartier Blackamoor fur clip.I found another one listed on the internet the same piece to a T... except the "Cartier …

Krementz aka "Correct Jewelry For Men" 
So soooo happy to have found you! I have a cufflinks and tie clip set in what appears to be their original box. The box says "Correct Jewlery for Men" …

1940's Rhinestone Brass Celluloid Necklace Earrings 
Hi, I have this necklace and earrings. I believe it is from the 40's. On the clasp is Pat Pend. On the other side is a mark....Ad_in..I can' make …

Box of Jewelry | passed down to me 
Hello, I received a box of old jewlery that belonged to my grandmother. How do I go about finding out if it's worth anything or should I say who should …

1933 Sunday School Reward Pin (leaf-shaped) 
I recently found a 1933 Sunday School Reward pin and am trying to locate more information and, perhaps, a value. I have been unable to find this design …

Marboux Vintage Jewelry  
Hello I have bought a large amount of vintage jewelry from an estate sale and there is a bracelet that looks to be good quality, the metal looks brighter …

Belly Dancer's chain belt? 
I would love to know if this brass chain belt with filigree balls is a belly dancer's belt or swag, or what? it does make a nice sound when it moves. …

David Mir signed Brooch? 
I just purchased a brooch that is large, goldtone with an onyx or onyx cab in the center. After much examination, the mark in the back appears to be MIR. …

I cannot find the maker of this unsigned goldtone pendant and earrings. Any ideas! 
I have searched and search to find this beautiful goldtone necklace and earring set on line or find the company maker or designer and to learn about the …

Jewelry Designer that has this Hangtag? 
I have many pieces of jewelry that has a hangtag that looks like a T to me. Can not find it on any of the websites that I looked at identifying hangtags …

Very UNUSUAL Brooch 
This is an unusual brooch! Is it a religious piece? Or does it belong to some sort of sect? I have never seen another like it and wondered if anyone has …

Old Costume Jewelry Bracelet 
Any ideas about the bracelet in the attached picture? I believe it was one of a pair that dates at least as far back as the 1930's. There are a few stones …

Large gold filigree 6.5 inch x10.5 inch Mariam Haskell necklace. 
Do you know the history and value of this Miriam Haskell necklace? As stated, it is approx 6.5 wide by 10.5 inches long and is comprised of 19 1.25 filigree …

18 k gold bracelet R$R 
HEllo ! I have a what i think is an 18 karat gold bracelet made in france around 1860-1920. I am trying to find information on the maker of this, The spelling …

Mexican Sterling Silver Jade Bracelet and Necklace Set 
Please view the bracelet and necklace set made of sterling silver from the 1920-30s which I believe to be made of South American Jade.

Antique Dress Clips 
I have two antique dress clips which are silver in color with clear stones and small seed pearls. In the back is the writing "ROYAL". Do you know what …

Who in the heck made this? 
I inherited some jewelry from my Mom. It is a clear rhinestone necklace about 20" long total. the only identifying mark is a plain D on the clasp. It is …

Bali and pearl bead sterling necklace 
Hi, I bought this piece of lovely jewelry in a thrift store. I shop there a lot because they have very nice and affordable old pieces of sterling. This …

Identification Needed on French Necklace 
I have a rock crystal necklace that says Made in France with a company name that is not readable. It looks like -reum with some other marks after them. …

Rhinestone Costume Jewelry Advice 
I have many rhinestone costume jewelry pieces ranging in age. Some belonging to my great grandmother and some to my grandmother. I honestly don't know …

Help with a bracelet. 
you asked for more information here goes.... the back of the bracelet has an unfinished look. The back looks like some kind of grey/silver metal. There …

My Fair Lady stick pin 
I have a stick pin that is over 50 years old. The pin is shaped like an umbrella and is white with black inlays. On each tip is a diamond shaped crystal …

Bracelet is Marked "Peru .925 R130596" 
This bracelet I think is a storyteller 3D bracelet. It is clearly marked Peru and .925 (Sterling) but the other number looks like R130596, it could be …

Greenstone Gold Foil - Rhinestone Costume Jewelry Necklace 
Hi- just have to say this is the best site I've seen for helping jewelry collectors. It's friendly and easy to understand - thanks! I have this …

What Do These Markings Mean 
My Bracelet has some kind of markings but I can't make them out properly. On one link it has a number 2 and there is something else but I cant make it …

Brooch Identification Marking 
I have an enamel brooch with possibly mother-of-pearl type decoration/finish in green/turquoise and marked Duri or perhaps Dusi on the reverse. The brooch …

Blackamoor Gold and Enamel Earrings 
I have a pair of blackamoor earrings which i have had for 25 years which were passed down to me from my grandmother from europe. Each earring has …

Hollywood Bracelet 
Can you please tell me anything about this bracelet, it has the word Hollywood stamped in the inside and it looks like it has coloured foil in the oval …

What Should the Back of an Art Deco Brooch Look Like? 
I have started buying what I think are Art Deco brooches, but the backs vary such a great deal in appearance - some look much older than others! is there …

Fake Antique Jewelry Skyrocketing 
I am wondering if you have considered writing an article on fakes and reproductions on the antique jewelry market. As antique jewlery becomes more and …

circa 1930s (?) locket brooch- with four photos 
Hoping someone can tell me a little more about the brooch I purchased this week at an estate sale. The clasp on the back suggests 1930 or newer... and …

Great Grandma's Antique Costume Ring Beauty 
My boyfriend just gave me a beautiful ring that belonged to his great grandma. She passed away a few years back at the age of 93, so we don't know the …

Cat's eye? Not sure what to call it... 
I have a pendant that was given to me by a 75 yr. old man that was his late wifes. I was told when he gave it to me something about real cats eye or something …

Need help identifying costume brooch Not rated yet
I have an old brooch that has the makers mark C with a circle around it (I assume meaning company?)and then SARAH. It also has some blue colored stones …

Sunburst Mark or What on Vintage Costume Brooch? Not rated yet
Hello, I have a brooch with an incised mark on the back, inside a circle, which appears to be, perhaps, sunburst rays. I was hoping you could enlighten …

Victorian Sweetheart Locket Stretch Bracelet Not rated yet
What does ALL PRECIOUS METAL, with maker's mark Marbro, mean on the inside of a gold Victorian Sweetheart locket stretch bracelet. Is it solid gold (weighs …

Please help with Necklace mark Not rated yet
Hi, I bought a necklace at a thrift shop and can not find any info. on this mark. Any help would be appreciated. Thanks, Maryellen

signed vintage brooch Not rated yet
Hi! I have a vintage brooch, made with seed pearls, and it is shaped like a parallelogram... on one side on the back it is signed but I can't be positive …

silver diamond earrings Not rated yet
They have a key printed on the side of it - can u tell me what it is and how much it cost for more of them? Thank you

Religious necklace with LM marking  Not rated yet
I have a beaded necklace with a 3 part twist open religious center. Where does it originate? Age of piece? Worth? Thank you for an insight you may …

Vintage Necklace - C STLECLIFF  Not rated yet
I have a necklace with this marking - C STLECLIFF are you familiar? Thank you, Sondra

Dior Vintage Costume Necklace Not rated yet
Hi, Going through my mom's old jewelry, I came across a lovely gold piece monogrammed with 'CD', a bezeled CZ stone and baguettes on the sides above …

Large glass stoned Brooch signed J F Not rated yet
Does anyone know anything about this vintage piece of costume Jewelry signed J F?

art deco 89 Not rated yet
i purchased a pin from the 1980's company Art Deco 89 who I read did high end copies of original art deco designs. I wanted to find out the original designer; …

Can you tell me anything about this ring? Not rated yet
When my grandmother passed away I inherited lots of jewelry, including things my grandfather had hidden away. I don't expect this ring to be valuable, …

Victorian Earrings Not rated yet
I have a question about some Victorian lever-back earrings that I have. The wires are stamped 14k, and the levers are stamped RG, which I assume means …

Could these be Margaret Craver pieces? Not rated yet
Can anyone give me info on these dress clips? At first I thought they may be suffrage related clips given the green and violet,but they look to be from …

How much are my chanel earrings worth? Not rated yet
I have an old pair of Chanel earrings, iam sure they are authentic but iam curious how much they are worth. The plate in the back is oval and says chanel …

Having trouble identifying a mark on Lucite necklace Not rated yet
I have what I believe to be a mid-century lucite necklace. It has a hang tag with a mark i can't identify.

Krown Kreation Not rated yet
I purchased a beautiful 3 piece set of costume jewelry and can't find any information on it. It is in a gold tone hinged metal box and on the inside of …

Tortoise Lucite Earrings Made in Italy w/ Maker Mark Not rated yet
I recently purchased a beautiful pair of earrings. They are tortoise lucite and gold tone metal clip on. They are marked made in italy w/ a logo in the …

Old silver beaded silver necklaces Not rated yet
I have a silver beaded necklace where the beads graduate from small to large. I inherited this necklace from my Aunt. I was going to wear it the other …

24 carat gold with valuable stones pendant  Not rated yet
my mom has a 24 gold pendant with valuable stones, it was a gift from the old president of lebanon in the 70s and it's a queen crown shape, how can i …

I have a rose ring  Not rated yet
Can anyone provide any information or help identify it.

Clip on earrings made in western Germany stamp. Not rated yet
They are a swirled tubing design..need help with metal type The tubing passes 10 14 18 22 k acid tests and very easily scrubs to the test stone as white …

Jade Circle with 18K Gold clasp Not rated yet
I have an old piece of Jade Bi Disc. 18K gold clasp to hang the necklace on without the necklace. It has a small hallmark that looks like some sort of …

Mother's estate bracelet Not rated yet
I have this bracelet and clip on earring set that was my mother's. I remember playing with it as a child and I am now 60. I would like to know if you …

need help with identifying brooch with rare trade mark Not rated yet
My grandmother gave me a brooch before she died. It's a gold brooch pear shaped with a large amethyst stone in center and it's signed "Panella". It has …

Curiosity about a mark Not rated yet
I have a brooch - just a piece of costume jewellery, nothing of any value, I'm sure - which is marked on the back with the number'59'. Out of curiosity …

costume or real Not rated yet
My mom passed away a few months ago and I'm trying to help my dad with her things. There is a lot jewelry. Three armoires and we do not know what is …

Eight Piece Lucite Bangle Not rated yet
I have 3 plastic bracelets all look to be Lucite. Only mark are large D with stones in them. Each corner is metal and screwed on making the bracelet 8 …

10k diamond ring  Not rated yet
I have a 10K gold men's ring with a 2.5 carat round diamond in the square mounting on top. It is marked inside D & C 10K (engraved H.M.T) What does D …

costume Jewelry need help with identifying Not rated yet
I bought this at a antique shop in the mountains and it looks old and very beautiful. It is a set, necklace, bracelet and earrings. They go together. Can …

vintage unsigned rhinestone necklaces Not rated yet
How can I date or appraise vintage rhinestone?

Sil + 14kt vintage necklace with small and large metal hoops Not rated yet
Its marked" sil + 14kt" what exactly does that mean , the small hoops appear to be silver and the larger hoops are gold in color and this is after I dropped …

Necklace - Makers Mark Identification Not rated yet
Hi, I recently purchased this beautiful necklace from a charity shop and was surprised to find out that it is real silver and very well made. I have …

Four Leaf Clover Necklace Not rated yet
Four leaf clover 14 KARAT with a diamond in the middle. This was given to my grandmother by my father in the late 60's. it is a Four Leaf Clover necklace. …

Unknown Maker Of Vintage Paris Signed Bracelets Has Stumped Us All! Not rated yet
I have 2 beautiful vintage magnetic closure clamper bracelets that are definitely designer made and made extremely well. They both are signed with maker's …

Vintage Italian Bracelet & Earrings Identification Help Please Not rated yet
Hello, Thank you for the opportunity to get help with my items. This is a silvertone bracelet & clip on earring set that is marked made in Italy and …

Many Vintage Pieces with no Knowledge of Age or Worth,? Not rated yet
Hello, recently my sister and i were cleaning out my grandfather's house which is planned on being sold and i came across 3 small sized metal boxes that …

Vintage Bagpipe Pin Not rated yet
I received this bagpipe brooch in the early 1950s. It's about 1-1/2" by 2", and it has a rollover clasp. A rectangular plate on the back is marked "BEAD …

Is this necklace post WWII or before and estimated value Not rated yet
I could not get the clasp with "Western Germany" to come out too clear. I am atttaching photos. I would much appreciate your help. I have a lot of old …

Want to choose appropriate chain Not rated yet
I found a sterling locket in an antique shop with my initials on it! How could I not buy it? The proprietor said it was c 1920. I want to find a sterling …

Unique Ring That I Have..Looks old but Beautiful! Not rated yet
I have a ring and can't make out whats engraved on the inside..It's silver or white gold..Has 14 inside of it but that's all I can see..The glass looking …

Unknown Jewelry Trademark Not rated yet
Is anyone familiar with this hallmark?

Dark Jade, Brooch with a silver backing (93 engraved on the back)..Green Samurai face surrounded by 2 silver swords Not rated yet
What would the value be on a dark jade brooch shaped like a samurai face with silver swords surrounding the face. On the back it says 93 silver

Clip Earrings Made in Western Germany Not rated yet
I would like any information on my mother's clip earring made in Western Germany. The pair are beautiful. I really like the detail work around the stone …

Premier Designs Copied a Vintage Cross Not rated yet
My husband found a cross at a yard sale 20 or so years ago. I think it is pewter and has what looks like Italy stamped on the back with something else …

Hallmark 'Sterling' but piece is gold tone. Not rated yet
I have a beautiful pin-brooch that is gold gone but it is marked on the back 'sterling.

Blackamoor 18 karet charm  Not rated yet
Trying to figure out how much its worth? Can't find any like it online?

Help to Identify Antique Folk Art Pin? Not rated yet
I have been unable to find out any information on a pin I inherited from my aunt 59 years ago and would appreciate any and all thoughts on what might be …

rhinestone tiara Not rated yet
hi! i found a beautiful large rhinestone tiara. it appears to be very old and it's hard to make out the makers mark. it appears to be "WJ" any ideas? …

what do you know about Maurice Hollywood jewelry Not rated yet
I am trying to find out information about jewelry signed Maurice Hollywood

Stumped on an interesting find Not rated yet
Hello, I picked these items up for my wife, I found them interesting largely because I had not seen anything like them before. I don't generally collect …

Need Help To ID Maker Of Green Orange Bead Choker/Necklace Not rated yet
Purchased recently, has no makers marks that I can see. Necklace is made of orange/green glass beads. Necklace is made well and has some weight to it. …

Can you help identify this beautiful piece Not rated yet
Bought this at high end resale shop. The lady this came from vintage chanel ect. Pieces I bought. I have never seen this mark, but item is extremely well …

Hattie Carnegie Questions Not rated yet
I have ran across several brooches that Hattie Carnegie and KJL have the exact same thing. Are these fakes or did they actually do identical clown brooches? …

Ciner Clown unsigned and with less rhinestones than the one signed. Is the unsigned a Ciner also?  Not rated yet
I have 2 clown brooches made similar with the difference being one is signed 'Ciner', has rhinestone clusters on the bowtie, and more rhinestones covering …

Gazelle Hallmark on Vintage Necklace Not rated yet
I have a vintage necklace that has a little oval metal hang tag. If it ever said anything it is worn off. The other side has an outline of a jumping …

brooch Not rated yet
I have had a brooch passed own to me that was bought by my grandmother for my great grandmother whilst she was in service during the first world war making …

Identifying vintage necklace and matching clip earrings TACHIKAWA A.F.B. Japan Not rated yet
My Dad bought this unsigned necklace and earrings at the Base Exchange, Tachikawa A.F.B., Japan in the late 1950s. The only writing is pat. pend. on back …

Makers Mark on Green Bracelet _Good Housekeeping  Not rated yet
I have an unusual green fob bracelet that has an unknown makers mark on the back of it…I remember years ago that I had seen an article in a Good Housekeeping …

Antique Krementz white metal rims buttons, studs and links with set number 2008  Not rated yet
I cant find anything exactly like this on the net. Can i know the market value of this set? This was given to my grandfather, an early settler, a dentist …

German art deco clip Not rated yet
What can you tell me about an art deco style clip marked Germany? It is oval, with filigree at the top and bottom, it has an inset oval piece of mother …

YR brooch mark and moon on shield brooch mark Not rated yet
I have a gold tone brooch with YR mark and another silver tone wreath with stones with a shield with a mood crescent on it. I can't find any info on the …

Dutch Cross Necklace Not rated yet
I doubt this is considered costume jewelry but this is my first try. My grandmother gave me a necklace which her grandmother gave to her (my grandmother …

Makers mark Not rated yet
I don't know who made this piece and can't find a reference to it anywhere. Do you know what it is? Thank you

Authenticating Weiss Jewelry Not rated yet
I inherited a large costume jewelry collection from my grandmother. So far, I found one Weiss piece and started to become interested in collecting them. …

Boucher Jewelry Not rated yet
this is a boucher signed and numbered piece but I can not make out the number . I have hundreds of pieces that I am researching for price values as …

How much is my 1967 gold/green Schiaparelli watch worth? Not rated yet
How much is my 1967 gold/green Schiaparelli watch worth?

Earrings that are stamped West Germany Not rated yet
Hi, I have a pair of earrings from my grandmother that are stamped West Germany Aside from personal worth would there be any monentary worth? I was just …

Vintage cameo set - 5th Avenue  Not rated yet
I have a cameo necklace set from 1942-1946 era in case from s & g jewelers fifth ave - is it valuable? Never worn gift from my dad to mom when he came …

Loris Azzaro Paris Necklace Not rated yet
I recently purchase this Loris Azzaro Paris necklace, I would like to know a little more about it.

armored male on horse necklace Not rated yet
I have an older necklace I think it is costume jewelry. It has no markings to identify maker. It's focal piece is aprox. 2.5 by 3 inches and is of a …

blue stone necklass and clip on earings  Not rated yet
I have come across a blue stone necklass and earings the stone is glass.

3 pearl gold tone leaf earrings clip-on Not rated yet
Do you know the company that made these earrings? Thank you for any help you can give me. Jim

Vintage or Antique Fan Brooch? Can you help solve a mystery? Not rated yet
I received this brooch from my next door neighbor when I lived in Dallas.She owned an antique store, but I don't know if this is vintage or not. It's a …

Worn down oval cross necklace Not rated yet
I picked this necklace up because my son has been asking for a cross necklace. It looks kinda neat and wondered if anyone else has seen something like …

Unsigned Set  Not rated yet
Have this unsigned set. The quality is so much better than the "dime store" - any ideas?

Crescent Moon Matching Necklace & Bracelet - How Old?  Not rated yet
I got these at a thrift store for $10.00 the set. Any idea if its worth something? I love them no matter what.

Help with Australian Makers Mark - Ring  Not rated yet
I inherited a ring from my mother, its a 925 sterling silver ring with three pink stones and an etched sunburst design around the stones. But what i want …

1970s Costume Jewelry Pins  Not rated yet
hi-got an estate of vtg costume jewelry from 1970-80's runway, designer- so these 3 pins 2 are signed but cannot read, decipher signature-can anyone tell …

What could AJ mean? And should I get the Pendant fixed? Not rated yet
My grandma gave me a necklace she bought around world war 2 from a czechian woman in germany. It looks like its gold and its like a watch pendant. There …

what Is It?  Not rated yet
I have a bracelet (inside says ART) and a ring that looks like a hissing Cobra - i believe they are old but since i have had them i cannot find out …

Frost Bros. Brooch and matching earrings  Not rated yet
I'm wanting to know more about it? I don't see any type of name or markings it came on a box that said Frost Bros.

Identify & info on Yamada Tokyo Earrings Not rated yet
Vintage Yamada Tokyo earrings screw back clip on, signed in a gold oval as shown -acquired in the 80's, but 2nd owner. Very possibly ivory, they have striations …

Grandmother's Bracelet Not rated yet
I was given this bracelet from my grandmother and have no idea how old it is or if it is a piece of real jewelry or costume. Please help

Our pawn shop wedding bands Not rated yet
How old are my vintage wedding bands? The engagement ring has 14KPAT-G inscribed and also Feature Lock or Flature Lock. The wedding band is inscribed …

DAFOR mark On Milk Glass Pendant Not rated yet
I have a piece of somewhat vintage jewelry that is a white milk glass pendant with a matte gold back on a matte gold chain. The mark is a crown with what …

should i buy an antique engagement ring over a new ring? Not rated yet
I am worried it won't be valuable - here are the stats of rings i looked at in Platinum - Center diamond is an old mine cut; 1.0 ct., G,VS2 This …

An Older German Brooch - Abtei Maria Laach Not rated yet
I have been searching the web for some time now trying to find some information on a brooch I picked up at an estate sale. In searching I found your …

Vintage Sterling Makers Mark Not rated yet
Hi are you able please to identify this makers mark on a lovely deco necklace that I have?

Estate Pieces can't identify stones Not rated yet
Hello, I got a necklace, earring and bracelet set from my grandmother. It has copper looking stones with flecks of gold in them. They are marked 24 K and …

1950-1960s Pink Crystal Ring marked Sarah Not rated yet
I have located a time frame for a Sarah C. piece that I acquired from my grandmother years ago. But how do I locate the actual year at least? I can not …

costume jewelry  Not rated yet
What is this? Doesn't have any markings that I can find. Belong to my grandmother.

Antique pendant Not rated yet
How can you tell if the pendant is antique or not? I had an eighty year old man give me a pendant that belonged to his late wife. I'm not sure on how I …

MIA Vintage Costume Pearls Not rated yet
I have fake pearl necklaces that are in great shape and they are unique designed. No name on clasps though. I know that they are over 20 years old some …

is my pearl necklace antique? Not rated yet
I have a 3 sterling pearl necklace with over a hundred pearls on all different sizes. On the clasp is made in France. They look antique as the clasp is …

Mirrored back stones Not rated yet
Hi. I currently own a beautiful, 2 inch brooch / pendant. The large center fuschia stone has an actual mirror on the back; when held to the eye, it is …

Schreiner the Maker? Not rated yet
I was wondering if anyone could identify the maker of this unsigned set. So gorgeous - My inclination is Schreiner? Everything is highly domed and of …

Antique "Limoges" Necklace | What does it mean? Not rated yet
I found an antique necklace for 25 dollars at good will it is very beautiful and is a painting on a porcelein with sterling silver frame and chain. …

Laura Breitman Jewelry Not rated yet
What are my rhinestone and jewelry worth?

Krementz Jewelry Set Not rated yet
I have a Krementz set, earrings and necklace in the original box with the original paper that goes in it, it is in mint condition. My father bought …

Pretty Costume Ring TJ Markings Not rated yet
My friend has a ring - costume - marked Made in USA with an open arrow and TJ in center of arrow. We are trying to find the name of the company who made …

Any Information on these clip on ear rings? Not rated yet
Can anyone tell me if this is a recent piece or possibly how old it is. We got it in a box of very old jewelry with many clip on ear ring sets from my …

Fragonard Not rated yet
I'm looking to get an appraisal, or an approximate value. This broach was given to my great-grandmother by her grandmother, and she gave it to me. The …

Mysterious 1960's Lord's Prayer Locket Not rated yet
When I was in primary school in the 60's a boy gave me a locket and necklace. I think it was in the shape of a heart. When i looked into it into the sunlight …

Parco Not rated yet
Value please. thanks!

b david Not rated yet
I have a b david necklace & earring set, can you tell me anything about it.The year? The $ amount?

Who made this FAUX Diana Vreeland/Cartier Blackamoor fur clip? Not rated yet
I have in my possession what I thought was a 1938 Diana Vreeland/ Cartier Blackamoor Fur clip, photo attached. After taking it in to get an appraisal/authentication, …

marking 112012KTGF Not rated yet
Could you lell me the meaning of the marking on my antique bracelet or how I can find out?

Vermijo Not rated yet
How can I tell if my costume has any value to it. Is there something I should be looking for. I received this from my late grandmother and I want to …

shells or stones Not rated yet
My father found shells or stones (creme with burnt orange markings) during WW11 and had a necklace made for my mother. The chain is dull, but the stones …

WWII era Japanese crane and porcelain bracelet. Not rated yet
I was at a community yard sale about 10 years ago and purchased an old bracelet from an elderly man who had bought it for his wife sometime during WWII …

Who made this, and when, and what style is it? Not rated yet
Thanks for the help. I inherited this brooch and was wondering about it. I have several books (and the internet) but couldnt find anything. I'd specifically …

Small Covered Wagon Pin Not rated yet
I have a small, probably 1" wide by 1/2" tall covered wagon pin. It is a heavy paper cover with a simple safety pin back, wood base and wheels. It was …

Unsigned Chanel Rhinestone Pin. . . Not rated yet
Hello - For the life of me - I can't find information on a gorgeous pin I found here in Scottsdale, AZ. The pin is a good sized pin - Rhinestones wih CC …


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