Antique Gold Snake Bracelet With Sapphire, Diamond and Ruby, Circa 1890
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  • Antique Gold Snake Bracelet With Sapphire, Diamond and Ruby, Circa 1890
  • Antique Gold Snake Bracelet With Sapphire, Diamond and Ruby, Circa 1890
  • Antique Gold Snake Bracelet With Sapphire, Diamond and Ruby, Circa 1890

Antique Gold Snake Bracelet With Sapphire, Diamond and Ruby, Circa 1890

£19,000.00
S15421T

An antique gold bracelet modelled as a snake, in the form of four coils of gold flexible links, representing scales. The tail and head are engraved, with faceted sapphires, surrounded by pavé set rose-cut diamonds, set in the head, cabochon-cut ruby eyes and a gold tongue and teeth. The body has a steel spring core. In Victorian symbolism the snake carried a message of eternal love. With a Portuguese mark, for Porto, with a lion's head for .800 gold, with a tolerance of 0.005, between 1886 and 1913 an added Brevet SGDG plaque, with a bugle or arrow, added later for retailing in France, circa 1890. In a fitted Miranda F & Duarte case, 174 Rua d St. Antonio, Porto.

Data sheet

Period
Circa 1890
Style
Antique snake bracelet
Metal
Gold and silver, with steel spring
Stone
Diamond, sapphire and ruby
Measurements
Body 7.2mm wide, head 12.5mm wide
Design House
Miranda F & Duarte
Country of origin
Portugal
Condition
Very good - with very light wear consistent with age and use

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