BEAUTIFUL ANTIQUE VICTORIAN NATURAL SHELL GOLD SILVER PIQUÉ FLORAL BANGLE c1870
An antique natural shell bangle, constructed from two halves with an inner elasticated cord, and decorated with finely engraved & inlaid gold and silver floral piqué designs.
Such a pretty example...so collectible & wearable too!
CONDITION: All original and very good. Slight signs of wear commensurate with age and use, a few nicks here & there. Small area of loss to inner, perfectly secure & of no consequence when worn.
DATE/MARKS: Around 1870. Not marked.
DIMENSIONS: 18 mm wide, wearable from 6 inches (1 inch = 25.4 mm). To give an impression of scale, the coin is 19 mm or ¾ of an inch diameter.
WEIGHT: Approx. 23.7 grams.