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  1. BMRT replied to the thread Operculum Necklace.

    Thank you for clarifying, always appreciate a further education on marks.

    Mar 31, 2020 at 2:05 AM
  2. BMRT liked Hollyblue's post in the thread Operculum Necklace.

    It has a center layer of silver rather than the usual base metal(copper/brass) that is used on gold filled metal.The mark on the locket...

    Mar 31, 2020 at 2:04 AM
  3. BMRT replied to the thread Operculum Necklace.

    Your guess then is as good as mine. Hollyblue said gold filled but what to make of the rest of the stamp then? The clasp is marked...

    Mar 31, 2020 at 12:27 AM
  4. BMRT liked Bronwen's post in the thread Operculum Necklace.

    The locket & chain remind me of the one my mother had from her youth, guessing from around 1940, when she was in her mid-teens. Think...

    Mar 30, 2020 at 6:52 PM
  5. BMRT posted a new thread.

    Operculum Necklace

    Greetings, Another recent find. Operculum & MOP locket. Marks on the locket say 10k on Sterling. Chain says 12k on Silver. I think...

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    Forum: Jewelry

    Mar 30, 2020 at 6:26 PM
  6. BMRT replied to the thread CAMEOS: Show & Tell or Ask & Answer.

    I think that’s it! Thank you!

    Mar 30, 2020 at 1:14 PM
  7. BMRT liked kyratango's post in the thread CAMEOS: Show & Tell or Ask & Answer.

    Was it that? https://www.etsy.com/listing/522486912/claw-prong-raw-stone-pendant-blank?ref=shop_home_feat_4&pro=1

    Mar 30, 2020 at 1:14 PM
  8. BMRT replied to the thread CAMEOS: Show & Tell or Ask & Answer.

    I’ve been trying to find the post in this thread on mounting a loose cameo. Someone had found a good frame online. I think it was...

    Mar 30, 2020 at 12:58 PM
  9. BMRT liked Bronwen's post in the thread CAMEOS: Show & Tell or Ask & Answer.

    She's a lovely thing. Have you found any tiny marks hidden among the tarnish? As BMRT said, She is a separate piece from the...

    Mar 30, 2020 at 1:07 AM
  10. BMRT liked Molley Ourada's post in the thread Detailed Carved Ivory Scene Help Identifying the Artist?.

    Hello! I bought this about 10 years ago at a Goodwill in Idaho for $10. I have handled a lot of Ivory in the past so I am pretty sure it...

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