Victorian lion’s head hinged yellow gold bangle bracelet set with amethyst garnets and rubies circa 1890. *
ABOUT THIS ITEM: #B1840. Scroll down for specifications. Here you have a most impressive looking Victorian bangle bracelet centering upon a fierce lion’s head framed by cabochon amethyst and seemingly delicate scrolling gold work. A declaration of strength and femininity expressed through tangible elements of unique design and fine workmanship. This bracelet is a treasure from a time that brought the world endless creativity wrapped in romantic notions like never before. Allow it to dangle from your wrist, and you are sure to feel all its magic and karma.
GEMSTONES: six graduating, round cabochon amethyst, one round faceted garnet, and two round faceted garnets set in the eyes.
METAL: 14-karat yellow gold.
WEIGHT: 30 grams.
BRACELET CLASP: plunger clasp with fixed safety chain.
MEASUREMENTS: tapering from approximately 1” (2.50 cm) to 5/16” (8 mm).
INTERNAL LENGTH: approximately 7” (17.78 cm).
CONDITION: high magnification photographs show considerable design details, and that the item is in good condition, all consistent with age and wear.
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