An exquisite antique English hallmarked 15ct gold diamond and sapphire bangle style bracelet hailing from the Victorian era.
Superb quality and crafted on the oval this elegant bracelet is rendered in bright buttery yellow gold with a line of 4 old cut bright white diamonds and 3 cornflower sapphires decorating the front. The gemstones are set into bright cut 4-point diamond shapes with the top and the bottom of the bracelet adorned at the front with milgrain bead work in an Etruscan pattern.
An elegant slender knife edged (triangular) band at the back completes the bracelet which is hinged at one side and fastens with a hidden shovel clasp on the other, it also benefits from a decorative gold safety chain. Lovely attention to detail with fine workmanship the bracelet is in wonderful condition.
A beautiful all original antique bracelet, bound to bring joy to the new owner!
MATERIALS: 15ct yellow gold, hallmarked
GEMSTONES: Presidium tested, 3 graduated sapphires measuring .15ct & .10ct, 4 graduated diamonds measuring .10ct & .04ct. Approx size of stones range from 1.7 to 3.1mm
MEASUREMENTS: Inner circumference 6-1/2" (17cm) best suited to a slim wrist. The front measures 7.2mm wide sloping to a width of 2.7mm at the back
WEIGHT: 10.1 grams
DATE: circa 1880, Victorian.
HALLMARKS: Stamped '15ct' inside.
CONDITION: Offered in excellent antique condition with only gentle signs of wear and age and no real flaws.