Les Feuilles: Antique Bangle Bracelet
Branch out with this marvelous French Victorian era bangle of sterling silver surfaced with gold vermeil. The front of the bracelet displays a central plaque with an appliqué of a repeating oak leaf and acorn motifs. Both have rich and long symbolic histories. The oak mainly centers around fecundity and plenty.* Nicely detailed, even the veins in the leaves are included. Around the edges hand engraved patterns add accent to detail. Hinged for ease of wear, the bangle closes securely with a tongue and groove clasp
Date: Circa 1870.
Measurements: 1-1/16 inches (2.7 cm) in width and will fit a wrist of about 7-1/2 or less.
Hallmarks: French boar's heads; maker's mark of CC.
*Note: The "Penguin Dictionary of Symbols" also notes that the acorn is linked to truth and power. Oak trees are even associated with Greek mythology as the oak was a sacred tree. Likened to strength and longevity.
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