This fantastic woven bracelet comfortably fits a variety of wrist sizes while providing two bold accentuated boules. An Archaeological Revival Period piece, this treasure features fret work, caning, and golden braiding. Exceedingly hard to find, Pinchbeck style pieces have become very collectible in the past decade, for they are recognized as an early form of costume jewelry that has maintained its value. For while the material is not a high karat gold, the craftspersonship is identical to precious metal examples of the period. This rare Archaeological Revival bracelet would be a welcome addition to any collection.
Materials and Features:
Gold cased jeweler’s brass
Circa 1870, Archaeological Revival, English
Weight: 16.17 grams
Dimensions: Fits up to 8.5” wrist
Condition: Excellent condition. Minor associated age wear.
Please view and inspect any photos closely. We endeavor to fully disclose all condition information clearly and concisely, however, please note that what qualifies as excellent condition for historical jewelry differs from modern and contemporary pieces; please take the age of the piece into account when examining the piece. Minor age wear is typical and to be expected for antique and vintage jewelry. Unless otherwise stated, gemstones have not been officially graded for color, clarity, or treatment by GIA; any information provided is our own educated, professional assessment.
Rare Pinchbeck Style Woven Bracelet c.1870 with Boules