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I uploaded a photo. I do not see it

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Antique brooch possibly Asian with simulated cat's eyes cabochons what is the style and age?

This brooch tested 800 silver with chemical solution. The cat's eye cabochons appear to be simulated as they show wear like old glass does, and the surface of 2 of them is slightly gritty. It has a C-clasp....

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Is this a paste stone--it is bevel cut

Hello! Is this considered a paste stone? Is there anything else you can tell me about it--I had to compress it so the photo is not as clear as I would like it to be. Thank you very much

September 15, 2020 2
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any thoughts as to the significance of this medal in French

This is only a portion of the piece and it is compressed due to the size constraints. The item is like a medal with an stationary upper portion with a pin that has a trio of coat of arms or national seals....

August 24, 2020 2
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Thank you very much for your detailed and informative reply. I appreciate you taking the time to explain this to me. I originally bought it because I liked the grand size and had an ideal place to put...

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Request help identifying porcelain mark blue circle with 2 crossed lines

Hello--I have searched the database, and the only mark that looks like this is a Spode mark which is supposed to be impressed--This is on the back of a very large wall plate hand painted with cherubs and...

August 23, 2020 2