An antique sterling silver bracelet that is a lovely example of Victorian symbolic jewelry - beautifully designed with a deeply textured repoussé pattern that is all about celebration of the harvest. Perfect for a gardener, food lover or chef.
The bangle features grapes, wheat, pears, roses, ivy and oak leaves, roses, convolvulus... all very popular motifs in Victorian symbolic jewelry. The detail is wonderful - the clasp even has a little rose on the release button.
+ All the details
The bracelet is sterling silver, tested and guaranteed as such. There is also and unidentified double hallmark on the clasp tongue, shown enlarged in image #4.
The hinged bangle has a safety chain and a clasp with an insert tongue that depresses and clicks firmly into position.
Average/medium wrist size
Inner circumference: 7.25 inches or 184mm. Fits a 7 inch wrist perfectly.
Inner diameters: 55 x 62mm (slightly elliptical in shape, designed to fit the wrist perfectly and not turn).
Width: .44 inches or 11mm
Age: late 1800s
Condition: Excellent. Nice natural patina to the silver - please note that the silver is not as dark as it appears in the images, there is a lot of shadow from the heavy repoussé pattern. The hinge and closure are working perfectly, no gaps when closed.
These Victorian aesthetic bracelets are so very lovely - this one celebrates Ceres, the Roman Goddess of Agriculture.
+ SHIPPING: shipping for this beauty is via international courier, hence the higher rate. The upside is that target delivery is 5-6 working days worldwide.
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Ship items back to me within: 7 days of delivery
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