This section contains interesting, collectible items from all over the world. Become a collector by starting your own collection of items that interest you.
Collectibles include everything from world war memorabilia to antiques, natural sharks’ teeth, aboriginal artefacts, porcelain dolls, old jewelry boxes, and car and train collections. The more unique and interesting items are most highly sought-after by serious collectors, who have a high passion for their hobby.
Ancient Roman Glass
Glass vessels were invented around 50 BC from core forming, casting, and cutting.
In 63 BC the Romans conquered Syro-Palestine area and bought glass making to Rome.
The sands used to manufacture ancient glass contained manganese and iron ore impurities which over centuries gives unique colours.
The sands also contained sulphurs and glass blowers added minerals to colour enhance these glass vessels.
They added red by mixing copper, and lead
Gandhara is an ancient province invaded by Rome in 326 BC,today this area is know as the Khyber pass and has good selection of roman glass but most are broken and rare pieces intact sell for thousands of dollars.
Antique category on GemRockAuctions include ancient roman glass to artefacts from all over the world including shipwreck belt buckles and ancient buttons
Collectible art paintings in acrylic paint
Brass can be any allow of zinc and copper. Brass is usually used as decoration and can look gold-like. Brass are sued for plumbing as well as for electrical applications. Creative Jewellers also make jewellery out of brass. Pendants, rings, necklaces, earrings can be created out of brass. In the old days, polished brass is often used as mirrors. Brass is somewhat similar to gold with its muted color, it doesn’t tarnish and often used for decoration in coins
Estate jewelry is pre loved jewellery and is not used but sometimes considered antique.
Some of these designs are exquisite and unique and are popular as they are not made today and represent good buying value especially in gold designs and some copper colour gold pieces
Australian made gemstone figurine statue made from casting alloy and copper oxidized and coasted with epoxy resin with anti tarnish so will stay in its original condition.
Many collectible items are made from metal, Mostly silver ,copper ,pewter. Highly prized items are hand made items
Impressionist picture stone display are unusual mineral rocks on display stand found in china in 1966