Antique 9ct Gold, Garnet and Diamond Hinged Bangle

Antique 9ct Gold, Garnet and Diamond Hinged Bangle

Regular price R 8,500

Antique 9ct Gold, Garnet and Diamond Hinged Bangle
 
The antique, 9ct gold bangle is hinged, and as a safety chain. The front of the bangle has open-work decorative sides. The back is made up of three joined parallel elements. The bangle is set with thirteen garnets (two of circa 0.15ct each; four of circa 0.25ct each; two of circa 0.55ct each; two of circa 0.65ct each; two of circa 0.75ct each; and one of circa 1.0ct – making a total of circa 6.2ct of garnet – one garnet has a surface chip). The bracelet is set with eight small senaille-cut diamonds. There are a further four spaces where diamonds are lacking. The bangle is unmarked but has been tested to be 9ct yellow gold.
 
Weight                                    7.4g
Age                                         Circa 1880
Dimensions                             Circa 58mm x 50mm (inside dimensions);
                                                62mm x 55mm (outside);
                                                8mm max. width
                                                16.75cm inside diameter (wrist size)
Condition                                Very good
Stock Code                             AJ779