" Your photo reminded me of this wood box that I'd purchased years ago at one of the local thrift stores; the animal depicted looks very much the same as the one on your box. As you can see mine was made in 2 pieces, the top…"
"My 2 dollar guess Japanese Coalport design Grove Blue Swallows Birds in Bamboo circa 1880s.. hopefully this will get you closer to an actual ID and not any "Red Herrings" I was just using google image search and refining down and…"
Tell us about your interest in antiques, collecting and any antique related websites, blogs, businesses.
I have been selling antique and vintage glass, china and porcelain as well as collectible coins, sports cards and more on ebay for 14 years. My favourite sites for researching are; liveauctioneers.com gotheborg.com and idcloisonne.com
If you belong to other collector groups which one(s) do you belong to?
Have an ebay.com store called Wendyleez
Would you be interested in moderating or co moderating a group forum in the area of collecting you specialize in?
Where is the Help Desk /Welcome Center button on our site?
A very big welcome to our terrific site, we hope that you get involved in many of our groups, and post some photos of your collection(s) etc with the information on yourself already on your page. When you get comfortable here please would you add an avatar picture and feel free to customize your profile page, to make it more you (easy templates provided)
Then you can start exploring the site and join as many groups as you like, let us know your interests and we can point you in the right direction as to which groups to join, if you only want specific topics. Invite some friends from the group, this is very easy and we have such a great group of people, write an article or make an announcement on our http://iantiqueonline.ning.com/forum (found on the main page) or post in any of the specialty group forums. Be sure to visit Whadja Find (tell others what you found remember to read how to post the photo’s correctly not links and add a detailed description to enable the others to give help easier). Visit the Sell My Antiques Group (where you can sell antiques, collectibles, art etc, should you wish to sell an item) By the way....each group has its own forum and also a comment wall (like a bulletin board). Forums help keep the threads (topics) organized. You are always welcome to start a new forum in any group. The Main forum is for general announcements for the whole community. If you need further help click on the Help Desk button at the top of your page. This feature provides answers to frequently asked questions and other tips, suggestions and information. Should you get stuck on technical matters or need to report an issue use the "Report an Issue" button on the very bottom of your page. Please tell your friends not already on the site about us. You can invite new members by clicking on the invite button on the top of you page,
Enjoy, make friends and look forward to your discussions and posts.
C. Dianne ZweigKathyParkEditor-In-Chief Co-Founder Welcome Centre Team Leader Dianne@cdiannezweig.com