An Early Victorian Natural Pearl And Diamond Clasp Bracelet
An early Victorian pearl and diamond clasp bracelet, the four hundred and eight natural pearls, with diameters ranging between 3.0 to 4.0mm, accompanied by GCS Report 77115-04 stating to be of saltwater variety, strung to eight rows, terminating to a rose-cut diamond-set clasp, with a flower and foliate design, all set in silver to yellow gold fitting, circa 1840, measuring approximately 17.5 x 2.8cm, gross weight 31.1 grams. This bracelet is in very good condition, with later box clasp. Unmarked tested as Silver with 18ct gold tongue and 14ct gold box clasp.
A feminine and elegant bracelet, made in the early Victorian period. Eight rows of lovely natural saltwater pearls meet at an impressive diamond floral clasp. The diamonds are set in silver closed-back mounts, a style typical of the late Georgian and early Victorian period. The rose-cut diamonds are romantic and twinkling. This bracelet recalls the ornate splendour of a candlelit ballroom and would be a striking bridal accessory or companion to an 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.