This wonderful bracelet is a great rendition of a perennial theme. Normally single, this is a double headed example which makes it rarer. It has a lovely soft lightish gilt patina and fine quality engine turning on the body of the snakes. The heads are somewhat cruder, but no less appealing for it, giving the piece a handmade look and they are capped off with red bead eyes. Although meant for the upper arm it looks great on the middle of the forearm as well. A true 1920s classic!
- Of the Period
- Place of originUnknown
- Date of manufacture1920s to 30s
- MetalGilt Metal
- ConditionGood. This bracelet is made of rigid metal not the expandable sort often seen in these bracelets..
- WearWear consistent with age and use.
W 3 in. x Dm 3 in.
W 7.62 cm x Dm 7.62 cm
- Diameter3 in. (7.62 cm)
- Weight60 g
- Seller locationLondon, GB
- Seller reference numberfb0038
- Reference numberLU30921147302
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