Collecting Art Nouveau Jewelry: a...Read this short guide to art nouveau jewelry discussing stylistic elements of art nouveau and designers like Viver, Sandoz, Lalique, Faberge.
The Great Cameo of France...Read the fascinating story of the largest and most elaborate cameo in history. Presumably dating back to around 23 A.D many theories abound on the origin and meaning of the depicted scenes.
Starting a Mineral Specimen Collection:...How to start & build a display mineral specimen collection. A tutorial discussing 23 criteria. By one of America's leading collectors Jack Halpern.
Garnet Jewelry from the Czech...Illustrated introduction to the bright red Pyrope garnets from Bohemia, Czech Republic. Most popular in 18th and 19th century and during the Victorian Age.
Collecting Art Deco Jewelry: a...Read this short guide to art deco jewelry discussing stylistic elements of art deco and designers like Lalique, Cartier, Sandoz, Cleef & Arpels.