Superb quality, as you would expect, this Harrods silver bracelet is beautifully crafted in heavy gauge sterling silver and hallmarked for 1968.
Art Nouveau in style this is a fairly wide bracelet with a gentle D-profile. It is engraved on the front in a beautiful Iris flower pattern with the back left plain. Classically English this style of bracelet has been popular since Victorian times when they made for popular gifts for sweethearts and brides and were often personalized with engraved names on the plain back or inside.
The bracelet is crafted on the oval for comfort and it has an engraved push in clasp along with a safety chain. The silver is thick gauge, not thin and hollow, and it is stamped on the inside 'Excalibur' for Excalibur Jewellery of Hatton Garden, London, a company that made jewellery exclusively for Harrods of London.
It is in wonderful condition beautifully polished (any dark areas are camera shadow) with no dents or dings and the hinge and clasp in perfect working order closing with a solid snap.
A gorgeous iconic English engraved silver bracelet ready to be worn and enjoyed once more, perfect for the wedding bride or a gift to a loved one!
MATERIALS: sterling silver
HALLMARKS: stamped 'Excalibur', 'Sterling Silver, Made in England' and 'H.S.Ltd.' for Harrods Ltd. Also stamped 'lion passant' for sterling, 'anchor' for Birmingham, date letter 'T' for 1968 in 2 places. It is also stamped '8' for the size.
MEASUREMENTS: the bracelet measures 13mm wide and 8" (21cm) around the inside
WEIGHT: 38 grams
DATE: mid century, dated 1968
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