A Victorian Gold And Pearl Bracelet
A Victorian gold and pearl bracelet, measuring 30mm in width and 180 mm in length with braided chain along the extent of the bracelet encasing within, forty eight rows of four white pearls on a flexible band, with a trombone clasp and safety chain, stamped M&P, circa 1870, gross weight 69.5 grams with an original fitted red leather case; compare with a similar bracelet illustrated in ‘Jewellery. The International Era 1789-1910’, by Shirley Bury, Volume II, colour plate 146, page 565.
A handsome and striking mid-nineteenth century gold bracelet set with pearls. The combination of pearls and yellow gold is striking and emblematic of the High Victorian jewellery style, when ornate styles became popular. This piece features a seamless clasp, creating the effect of a luxurious cuff. This beautiful piece would be a stunning addition to a simple evening gown.
Should you choose to make this purchase we would be delighted to send it to you in a Bentley & Skinner handmade leather case packed in a giftwrapped Bentley & Skinner black and gold presentation box. Shortly afterwards we will send you on a complimentary valuation of this item for insurance purposes for your reference and safekeeping.