ANTIQUE VICTORIAN SCOTTISH 9K GOLD CARVED AGATE BRACELET & HEART PADLOCK c1890
An antique Scottish / English, solid 9 carat gold (tests) bracelet; beautifully made, with finely carved agate links on slate backings, and fastened with a slightly later 9k gold heart shaped padlock clasp.
A rather lovely example...so collectible & ready to wear!
CONDITION: All original and very good. Slightest signs of wear commensurate with age and use. One or two faint hairlines to agates, possibly natural. Traces of old adhesive. Padlock an old addition.
DATE/MARKS: Around 1880/90. Padlock stamped '9ct'.
DIMENSIONS: 7 inches long, padlock 22 x 15 mm (1 inch = 25.4 mm). To give an impression of scale, the coin is 19 mm or ¾ of an inch diameter.
WEIGHT: Approx. 29.9 grams.