Victorian Snake Bangle | Antique Sterling Silver Snake Bangle | Solid Sterling Silver Crossover Serpent Bracelet

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A superb Victorian snake bangle in solid sterling silver. Beautifully designed and intricately detailed, this is a fabulous piece of antique jewelry that winds around the arm with a quick flick of the tail to finish.

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The bracelet is unmarked sterling silver (not unusual in the Victorian era), testing very positively as at least 925 silver and guaranteed to be such.

The bangle does not flex at all, it passes over the hand to fit.

Size: Fits an average wrist size.
The bangle has an inner measurement of 7.67 inches or 195mm. (This must pass over the hand to fit.)
The band at the back is 5mm wide, the snake head measures 9mm or .35 inches across

Weight: 35.3 grams (that's a lot of silver!)

Age: c.1860 (Peaking in the 1840s, the popular snake motif represented wisdom and eternity during the Victorian period)

Condition: Excellent. This is a heavy piece, very strong and has only mild surface wear, no nasty dings or scratches. The bangle has very nice natural patina and is smooth and

Janne's Notes:
A very collectable piece but solid and strong enough to be worn every day.

NOTE: the shipping on this antique bangle is via International Courier, hence the higher rates. The up-side is that it is fast with a 5-6 day target delivery.

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