Specializing in the Unique & Antique
About JG Gallery
Our Service PledgeThe Highest Quality Service and Customer Satisfaction Are Our Primary Goals.
About UsWelcome to JG Gallery, my Ruby Lane Shop! My name is Joyce Geeser and I’m so glad you stopped by. I hope you’ll stay a while and look around, and check back often as I will be adding new things regularly.
I’ve been collecting and studying antiques for many years and thoroughly enjoy searching for unique and quality things from the past. If you’re a collector from the Mid-West you’ve probably seen me shopping at area antiques shows, shops and outdoor markets. Road trips during the year also take me to other parts of this beautiful country.
Collecting antique perfume bottles and related antiques was my first love, and a passion that I wanted to share with others so when the opportunity presented itself I became involved in organizing a club for perfume bottle collectors. I am one of the founding members of the International Perfume Bottle Association (IPBA) and became its first Publications Editor, a position I held for 5 years. Sometime later, I served on the Board of Directors as Vice President for another 4 years. This fabulous Not-for Profit organization is 28 years old and still going strong with new members added regularly.
My love of antiques and the challenge of researching them lead to an interest in the appraisal profession, and eventually to becoming an appraiser of personal property and antiques. The college-credit appraisal classes that I completed were through the American Society of Appraisers. I've been appraising locally for over 15 years, and I take pride in the work that I do and the well-researched document I present to my clients. I conduct my appraisal business in an ethical manner and never purchase anything that I appraise.
I’m happy to say I am now in my 3rd year on Ruby Lane and have made many lovely new friends. It gives me great pleasure to offer beautiful and unique treasures from my collection for others to enjoy as much as I did. I’m pleased to share a few comments here from some of them.
Magnificent! Thank you so much...Please keep me in mind if you find other photographic images or cases. Best regards and Happy Holidays to you. Nick
Joyce, the cup and saucer is now in my cabinet. I love it! Very nice. Thanks. Judy
Joyce. I received Doe Wah Jack Finial in the mail today. Thank you for taking the time to pack it so well. Rene'
Hi Joyce! A very pretty piece and I love the size. Sincerely, Nancy.
Joyce. Yes! Arrived safe and sound. What an adorable little piece! Thank you. Melissa
Dear Joyce, Very nice spoon, Fast shipping, Thanks very much! Kind Regards, Mike
Dear Joyce. The purse just arrived....I could hardly wait to get the package open. Thanks so much for so carefully wrapping. First of all, the purse is gorgeous. Very special, especially with the poem and picture of Mildred Berry. The purse very much reflects her personality, as shown in the picture. I feel honored to own this item. What an incredibly meaningful item.
Thanks Joyce! Pam
I picked up the package yesterday and am thrilled with my purchase. Thanks so much for the speedy delivery and follow-up. Patricia
The package arrived safely and I like the item very much ! Thank you very much ! Marla
Dear Joyce! The flask arrived today. It is so amazing! You made me very happy! Marko
Hi Joyce - This may be the prettiest spoon that I have! It will accompany a beautiful Haviland bowl. Many thanks. Laura
It is outstanding! Thank you so much.
It is one of the most beautiful pieces I have seen and I'm so thrilled to have it in my collection… My best wishes to you, Cheryl
Hello Joyce. My pair of Worcester cups and saucers arrived this morning - they are super! Love them. I must say that your packing is some of the best I have experienced, well wrapped, double boxed and not too much tape (unnecessary/excessive tape has often left me fighting to get in a package leading to a silly risk of breakage!). Thank you for such a pleasant international transaction. Cheers, Chris