Monthly Archives: February 2009

Chinese Silver Tutti Frutti Style Bracelet

"Tutti Frutti" is an Italian phrase for "all fruits"… it is used to describe a desert or multicolored confection made from chopped fruit. Some of you may remember that Elvis Presley recorded a song with the same name. He even had a ‘gal named Sue’…(at least in the song 😉 … Jewelry collectors also use […]

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CC …Distinguishing Antique Jades

The jade collectors often say that they distinguish antique jades from modern or counterfeit ones by examining a piece in 4 aspects: [ A partial view of the celadon jade mountain carved by the court order of Emperor Qianlong of Qing Dynasty c. 1660] Only if everything mentioned BELOW is in order, we will comfortably […]

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