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Here I would love to share with you our travels and adventures as international mushroom consultants. MEMOIRS about husband Pieter Vedder, who was a SCIENTIFIC PIONEER in Mushroom Cultivation Education. His practical handbook is in 9 languages and is called the MUSHROOM BIBLE: https://mariettesbacktobasics.blogspot.com/2020/08/modern-mushroom-growing-2020-harvesting.html

Thursday, October 25, 2012

{My French Ormolu Jewelry Box & Silver Angels}

Just have to show off this gorgeous French Ormolu Jewelry Box with my Silver Angels... Purchased from one Blogger I Admire: Beth from Salvage Life. Beth is located in Long Beach, California. At this difficult time of a downward economy, where the unemployment rate is very high and the people receiving food stamps in the US of A is up by 46% over the past 4 years, I applaud women like Beth! Sure, we all need to pay attention to the future, we need a true leader that brings us out of the present situation, but for the time being we are in it. Both Pieter and I have voted on Friday, October 19, and we hope that ALL Americans will exercise their voting right. Now let me show you my treasure:
Photo taken outside, on our balcony. 
After husband Pieter did clean up the beautiful repousse roses that are in Ormolu or Gilt Metal, this is what I got. My silver angel cherub pill box with gilt goes so beautifully with it. 
Just LOVE those repousse roses!
Luckily I did spot in time what it was and obtained this beautiful beveled glass jewelry box.
Having lots of books on the subject for educating yourself, always pays off in the end.
We only needed to replace the bottom glass as it was missing.
This jewelry box makes a gorgeous display for my Silver Angels that are for sale at my Spectrenoir boutique on line, free shipping!
Those cherub angel crosses you see in this box, are already sold...
All ingredients together; perfect light from sunshine; real roses and repousse ormolu roses.
Plus my favorite of angels and cherubs...
Don't you love them too? 
We all need a guardian angel and even as a nation we are in dire need of one!
The Raphael angel, bottom right is sold too...
Crosses are sold, one is upside down and one shows the front. They were identical.
The alphabet angels are solid 925 silver charms from Giovanni Raspini Charms & Co, Italy from the heart of Tuscany. See link below post.
Roses, Lace, Angels and Cherubs
Who does NOT love that combination?
AngelsnRosebuds
The above WAS my Twitter name and you know now WHY...
Wishing you a blessed day!


Related link:
{Giovanni Raspini 925/000 Silver Charms for YOU} | previous post showing you my boutique items


13 comments:

  1. that is really beautiful, mariette. a treasure for treasures.

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  2. Dearest Mariette,
    Your both Pieter all Americans will exercise your voting night with show us my treasure roses.
    I really enjoyed your travels and adventures as International Maniford treasures in yours too.
    Hugs and LOVE to you always!
    Michiko

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  3. Dearest Mariette,
    Wow, how GORGEOUS and I can see the Jewelry Box must be your treasure♡♡♡
    Never seen such a lovely one, my friend.

    Sending you lots of love and hugs from Japan, xoxo Miyako*

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  4. Que c'est joli, Mariette. How pretty! And you say it is a French box? I have never seen one quite like it. It is beautifully restored. Well done. Veronique (French Girl in Seattle)

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  5. STUNNING! Oh my friend Mariette, your ormolu jewelry box is a beautiful adquisition you did, I also love the treasures inside it. Thank you for telling us about such a terrific blogger..yes, it's great to know people like her in this dismal economy..God bless her. I voted a month ago all the way from Ecuador, I also want to help, my other country, the USA. May God also helps the United States..it sure needs it. Sending you big hugs my dear friend.
    FABBY

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  6. Dearest Mariette,
    this Jewelery Box you purchased is wonderful!
    Thank you for telling about this great Blog!
    And your roses are georgeous!
    Have a wonderful rest of the week,
    Love and hugs,
    Claudia

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  7. Hej Mariëtte, wat heb je een bijzonder kistje te pakken gekregen. De engeltjes liggen er zo mooi in. Jammer eigenlijk dat je ze verkoopt. De foto's zijn ook weer heerlijk om naar te kijken. Je maakt er altijd zulke mooie stillevens van.
    Fijne dag, lieve groet

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  8. Liebe Mariette,

    das ist wiederum einmalig schön!

    Alles Liebe

    Elisabeth

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  9. That's a gorgeous jewelry box, Mariette!! I really love that we can see your angels through the glass!

    Thank you so much for your birthday wish for my Niko! I was very surprised to see your message. You are truly amazing!! We are gonna celebrate today and will post about his birthday at next post :-)

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  10. It is a wonderful jewelry box, beautiful angels.

    Hugs

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  11. Dear Mariette, this is sooo beautiful! I couldn't stop looking at this treasure! And so beautifully arranged at your balcony table:)
    Hugs, Jagoda

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  12. Dear Mariette,
    Your jewelry box is stunning, a perfect place to keep your treasures.
    What a great find!
    I love the cut glass, it shows age and quality.
    Hugs,
    Angela.

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  13. A wonderful box to keep your jewelry! I liked the glass that you can easy find which you need !Have a nice weekend !
    Olympia

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