Wordley, Allsopp & Bliss Antique Sapphire Bangle
If not the giant hub of American jewelry manufacturing hub of America, then Newark, New Jersey is most definitely among the greatest. From those hallowed halls comes a bracelet of 14k yellow gold. Designed and crafted by one of those wonderful firms, Wordley, Allsopp & Bliss Co. had the reputation as a maker of exceptional and fine jewelry during the 1900s.
Cardinal characteristics of Art Nouveau give this hinged bangle panache without fuss. Open work design of 14k gold displays two dimensional decorative patterns with curvilinear contours of stylized and intertwined organic forms. The curving design is dotted with six (6) round faceted Ceylon sapphires with a color of ethereal blue and a total estimated weight of 1.50 carats. The bracelet is round in shape with a configuration akin to a slip-over bangle yet is hinged and has both a box clasp and a safety chain for additional security.
Date: Circa 1900.
Measurements: Inner circumference is 7 inches (18 cm) by 3/8 of an inch (1 cm) in width. Weight of 17.3 grams (11.1 dwt).
Hallmarks: “14”; maker’s mark of “WAB” for Wordley, Allsopp & Bliss Co. Newark.
Origin: American in origin.
Note: Stones have not been removed from their mounts to preserve the integrity of the setting. Gemstone weights have been approximated by measurement and formula and may vary from actual weights.
Forms of Payment
- VISA and MasterCard, Discover and American Express credit & debit cards.
- Personal checks drawn on U.S. banks only - Please allow 7 business days for clearance.
- Money orders, cashier's and traveler's checks - Please allow 7 business days for clearance.
Other Forms of Payment
Bank Wire - For international orders and orders of $5,000 and over. Please contact us for more details.
FREE SHIPPING WORLDWIDE!
Same day shipping - Order by 1 pm CST!
FREE for All U.S. Orders - Standard 2-3 Day Shipping.
FREE for All International Orders - Standard 2-7 Day Shipping.
Full details at Shipping & Insurance.
Complete Money Back - No Risk Guarantee
If for any reason whatsoever you are not completely satisfied with your purchase, we will refund the FULL purchase price including U.S. shipping if charged. Remember, there is no charge for our regular shipping service!
International Orders - Due to customs and paperwork requirements, return shipping charges cannot be reimbursed.
- Notify us of your intention to return the item within three (3) days of receipt. You may contact us by email or by telephone.
- Please ship back to us within another two (2) days after we receive notification from you.
- As soon as the item is received, a full refund is issued to you that same day.
More details at Full Guarantee including gift giving options.