SPECIALIZED IN COLLECTION ARTICLES SEASHELLS AND FOSSILS OF PORTUGAL
How it all began...
Each step is sometimes a long walk... it would be hard to imagine being here at this moment, after the long journey I started about 30 years ago, with my collection of seashells...
ABOUT FOSSILS OF PORTUGAL
Occurrence of fossils in Portugal is very evident in almost all regions, particularly along the coastline, distributed over several geological periods. Some fossiliferous outcrops are more richer than others. At best, can find good and rare fossils.
ABOUT MARINE SHELLS OF THE WORLD AND PORTUGAL
The first shell that I acquired was bought in the first and big mall, which opened in Portugal (Amoreiras Shopping Center), inaugurated on September 27-1985. The buy was a small Conus Virgo, from the Philippines. Since then, I've never stopped collecting...
TOOLS AND PREPARATION OF FOSSILS
ll my fossils are catch and prepared by me. I am not a great specialist in the preparation, but I have enough knowledge to also venture well in this area. Recently, I acquired specialized equipment for the preparation of fossils. "Toys" expensive, but that put us on another level of work preparing the fossils...For some time, I make volunteered work, of preparation of fossils in Lourinhã Museum. Occasionally, I contribute some fossil finds, to the Museum collection.
WHO AM I?
WHO AM I? A dragoshells-jp, is managed by the "famous" J.P Oliveira
What do I do? Divulgation of the collection of shells, fossils and the commercialization of them.
Because? Because of passion and because I'm good at what I do.
When I started? To collect, about 30 years. To sell, about 20 years, in many shells and fossils show, other events throughout the country. With the virtual store on my site, since 2011. I am also occasionally on eBay to sell my articles. I have registered on eBay International since 2008. I currently have over 350 feedback, my registration is 100% positive. With these two online sales platforms, I have made my business more commercially. Today I regularly seeing some of the bigger collectors from all over the world ...
Where am I? In the beautiful central west coast of Santa Cruz - Torres Vedras