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Keepsake Jewelry Boxes

Post by Cristina on 2011-03-15, 12:03

The first jewelry boxes of the Industrial Revolution were primarily crafted of antimonial lead as their base metal, which could give a durable, safe protection for
precious items. The boxes were then electroplated with copper and sported a gold or silver finish. These lovely boxes are considered antique jewelry Boxes or Trinket Boxes today.


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Re: Keepsake Jewelry Boxes

Post by teddiegrams on 2011-05-01, 16:19

That's fascinating Cristina. I'm discovering there is so much quilling around us in the world.



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