18 kt. Pink gold - Bracelet - 0.75 ct Sapphire - diamonds, total diamond weight 0.60 crt, Victorian anno 1880
Antique jewelry object group bangle Condition very good condition more info on our condition scale Country of origin unknown Style Victorian - Victorian decorative arts refers to the style of decorative arts during the Victorian era. The Victorian era is known for its eclectic revival and interpretation of historic styles and the introduction of cross-cultural influences from the middle east and Asia in furniture, fittings, and Interior decoration. Victorian design is widely viewed as having indulged in a regrettable excess of ornament. The Arts and Crafts movement, the aesthetic movement, Anglo-Japanese style, and Art Nouveau style have their beginnings in the late Victorian era. - See also: Victorian more info on styles Style specifics The Grand Victorian Period - Experts divide the reign of Queen Victoria, also called The Victorian era (1837 - 1901) into three periods of about twenty years each; The Romantic Victorian Period (1837 - 1860) , The Grand Victorian Period (1860 - 1880) , and the Late or Aesthetic Victorian Period (1880 - 1901) . We consider this to be of the Grand Victorian Period. This second Victorian period is famous for its ostentatious pieces set with pearls and diamonds (from South Africa) . From ca. 1850 wealthy English had reported about jewelry from India and Japan, which heavily inspired the jewelers of this period. This period also corresponds with the death of Queen Victoria's husband King Albert making mourning jewelry (set with heavy dark stones) the type of jewelry specific for this period. Period ca. 1880 Events & facts of this era, poetry of this era, fashion of this era. Material 18k red gold and silver , see also: The silver on gold technique (touchstone tested) more info on precious metals Diamonds Three old mine brilliant cut diamonds with an estimated weight of ± 0. 60ct colour and clarity H/I, i 26 rose cut diamonds . We do not have the weight of the diamonds which is normal in our trade when it comes to rose cuts. All diamond weights, color grades and clarity are approximate since stones are not removed from their mounts to preserve the integrity of the setting. All diamonds we offer are screened by www. ijgc-worldwide. com for whether they are natural or synthetic, and all diamonds in this jewel are 100% guaranteed to be natural. Precious stones Three natural sapphires with an estimated weight of ± 0. 75ct All color stone weights are approximate since stones are not removed from their mounts to preserve the integrity of the setting. It is a very common practice to treat gemstones to intensify their clarity or colour. The item in question has not been tested in this regard. Birthstones Diamond is the birthstone (or month stone) for April and sapphire for September. more info on birthstones Hallmarks No trace. more info on hallmarks Dimensions inner circumference 16,60 cm (6,54 inch) , width of top of bangle 1,20 cm (0,47 inch) see picture with a ruler in millimeters and inches Weight 15,30 gram (9,84 dwt) Adin Reference Nº 21182-0525 Copyright photography Adin, fine antique jewellery S- Comes with professional report of authenticity. - Shipping insured and registered (or pick it up) . - Outside EU import duties etc. may apply. - Check our feedback here to see how happy our customers are. - See more of our products, visit: https: //auction. catawiki. com/lotsfrom/Adin - Antique & Vintage jewellery is often refurbished, remodelled or repaired in order to prolong its enjoyment and wearable lifetime. It is not uncommon for older items to see evidence of this.