Category Archives: Real or Fake?

Sometimes, it might be better not knowing…

I once had a bangle bracelet that was a rich green color. It looked like glass or stone. I didn’t know what it was, actually. I knew it was old. But it was too heavy. It just wasn’t my style. … Continue reading

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Georg Jensen: Real or fake?

And how can you tell if you’re not an expert? I was recently researching silver jewelry to post on Etsy, and several brooches in the search results looked like some other pieces I own. They were labeled as Georg Jensen … Continue reading

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Of antiques, fakes and murder.

Does something “bong” in your chest when you see an antique or terrific collectible? If you love antiques and all things old, you might enjoy Jonathan Gash’s famous “Lovejoy” series of mysteries. The books, about 24 in all, were made … Continue reading

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