I can look at pictures and tell if it is costume or fine jewelry and I also have done appraising by photos. I know how to identify makers by their signatures and initials, hallmarks.
I have 20 years of experience pricing and selling vintage costume jewelry. I have sold on EBay for over 10 years and have worked over 100 antique shows worldwide selling buying and collecting antique jewelry. I have recently opened my first online webs tore where I am selling my costume jewelry http://www.vintagejewelrydeal.com
I do not belong to any organizations.
I have most of my publicans on my own website.
Self educated through 20 years of reading researching books and Internet.
Awards and Honors
no awards or honors :(