Antique Victorian Forget Me Not Bracelet, circa 1980 For Sale
Want more images?
Request additional images from the seller
1 of 12 images

Antique Victorian Forget Me Not Bracelet, circa 1980


This Victorian Silver Albertine bracelet is Circa 1890. This lovely bracelet is complete with two engraved beads and an Enamel forget me not Panel, which all leads to a T bar. Forget-me-not, O Lord! is what a poor German knight shouted as he fell into a river. He and his lady were picking flowers by the side of the river at the time when the poor knight suddenly fell in and sank to the bottom.  Upon his cries to the Lord, he threw the blue posy of flowers to his loved one and promptly drowned. This little tale reportedly dates to around the 15th century, but no doubt had different permeations along the way, as romantic stories often do. Hence, the concept of remembrance, eternal love and faithfulness grow from this. Commissioned all in Silver. Each bead is engraved all round, with a beautiful central forget me not panel which is also engraved on the reverse too. The superior craftsmanship on this bracelet is just superb. This looks outstanding when worn and steeped in Victorian history. It weighs 13 grams. Will fit a 7 inch wrist. The bracelet measures 8 inches. The largest panel measures 15mm across x 17mm down. Excellent condition all round.


  • Of the Period
  • Place of Origin
  • Date of Manufacture
    Circa 1890
  • Period
  • Metal
  • Condition
  • Seller Location
    Lancaster, GB
  • Seller Reference Number
  • Reference Number
Buyer Protection Guaranteed
Our Promise To You: If you're not happy with the way an item arrived, we'll work with the seller on your behalf to ensure you're satisfied with the resolution. Read more

Delivery, Returns & Payment

  • Delivery
    Rates vary by destination and complexity
    Shipping methods are determined by item size, type, fragility and specific characteristics.
    Shipping costs are calculated based on carrier rates, delivery distance and packing complexity.
  • Return Policy

    This item can be returned within 14 days of delivery.

    View details
  • Online Payment Methods
    1stdibs accepts the following payment methods

About the Seller

4.8 / 5
Gold Seller
1stdibs seller since 2017
Located in Lancaster, GB
You may also contact the seller by phoneCall seller through 1stdibs
More From This Seller
Antique Victorian Scottish Silver Agate Forget ...
Antique Victorian 18 Carat Gold Silver Forget M...
Antique Victorian Forget Me Not Bangle Silver, ...
Antique Victorian Turquoise Necklace Forget Me ...
You May Also Like
Antique Victorian Silver Bracelet, circa 1900

An Antique Gold and Coral Bracelet

$2,850 Sale Price
32% Off
An Antique Gold and Coral Bracelet
Antique Victorian Bullseye Agate Bracelet Silve...
Antique Victorian Green Paste Bracelet Silver, ...
5.92 ct Diamond, Platinum/Palladium Bracelet - ...
Art Deco French Sapphire, Diamond and Pearl Bra...
Cultured Pearl Beaded Bracelet
Peridot Ruby Diamond Bead Bracelet

Why Shop on 1stdibs?

Learn More

Only Vetted, Professional Sellers

Buyer Protection Guaranteed

Fully Insured Global Deliveries