Victorian Sparkle in a Diamond Bangle
Wide gold bangles were the preferred fashion during the mid Victorian era through the early 1890s. Ornamented in a multitude of ways, jewelers used a variety of decoration ranging from enamel to a central plaque either jeweled or set with a cameo.
The designer of this particular example availed himself of the splendor of diamonds, 15k yellow gold and a simple yet tasteful style. A cluster arrangement of nine (9) rose cut diamonds forms a central focal point of the hinged bracelet. Flanking the flower cluster elongated triangles of polished gold within which a smaller replicate encloses four (4) more rose cuts in graduating size.
Although the total estimated diamond weight is .50 carats, visually the gems appear to look more like 1 carat. The secret lies in that rose cuts have a flat bottom and are often half the weight of a full cut diamond. What a wonderful way to “get that look without that price”.
Measurements: 1/2 of an inch (1.2 cm) in width and will fit a wrist up to about 7-1/2 inches. Weight of 18.9 grams (12.1 dwt).
Condition: Excellent; light wear as expected with age and use.
Date: Circa 1890
Overall Scale: Small to medium
Note: All diamond weights are approximate as the stones have not been removed in order to preserve the integrity of the setting.
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