Victorian Scottish Agate Gold Link Bracelet

Buyer Protection Guaranteed

About

A stunning Scottish Agate bracelet from the Victorian (ca1850) era! The piece, which is made with 15kt rose gold, is comprised of 6 ornate agate links. The agate, which is carnelian, banded and moss agate, has beautiful hues of orange, green, black and brown. Each of the links is made of 5 separate pieces of stone which form a simple three-dimensional geometric design. The links are capped at both ends in etched 15kt gold and connect to each other by a simple hinge. The clasp is hidden within the last agate link and there is a safety chain for added security. It is inscribed on the back of the last link with a personal message: "To Ellen Frances Lamont on her 21st Birthday from her Aunt C. C. Lamont Greenock 1856". It is an unusual and fantastic Scottish agate piece that would make a great addition to any collection!

The bracelet measures approximately 7" long. Each agate link measures a little more than 1 1/8" wide, 5/8" tall and has a depth of 1/4".

Details

  • Creator
    Unknown
  • Of the Period
    Early Victorian
  • Place of Origin
    England
  • Date of Manufacture
    circa 1850
  • Period
    1850-1859
  • Metal
    15k Gold
  • Stone
    Agate
  • Condition
    Excellent. The overall condition of the bracelet is excellent. Besides normal surface wear, there is no apparent damage to the agate and the clasp is secure and in good working condition..
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use
  • Dimensions
    1.13 in. W x 7 in. L
    3 cm W x 18 cm L
  • Length
    7 in. (18 cm)
  • Seller Location
    Narberth, PA
  • Reference Number
    LU3281277393
About the Seller

1stdibs seller since 2012

Typical response time: 2 hours

Located in Narberth, PA

More from this Seller

Victorian Sterling Scottish Agate Bracelet w/Padlock
Victorian Sterling Scottish Agate Bracelet w/Padlo...
A stunning Scottish agate bracelet from the Victorian (ca1880) era! The piece, which is made with sterling silver, is comprised of 6 agate links with an agate padlock clasp in the cente...
Victorian Important Pietra Dura Gold Link Bracelet
Victorian Important Pietra Dura Gold Link Bracelet...
Pietra Dura is an art-historical term for the technique of using small, exquisitely cut and fitted, highly-polished colored stones to create what amounts to a painting in stone. The sto...
Early Victorian Roman Motif Glass Tassie Link Bracelet
Early Victorian Roman Motif Glass Tassie Link Brac...
A Tassie is a paste or glass copy of a cameo or intaglio. Scottish gem engraver James Tassie created replicas of ancient agates and gemstones and together with Dr. Quin of Dublin, they ...
Victorian French Expandable Gate Link Turquoise Gold Bracelet
Victorian French Expandable Gate Link Turquoise Go...
A beautiful and versatile bracelet from the Victorian (ca1880) era! French in origin, this lovely piece is crafted in vibrant 18kt gold and has a unique expandable design. The bracelet ...
Victorian Unusual Etruscan Link Gold Book Chain Bracelet
Victorian Unusual Etruscan Link Gold Book Chain Br...
This unusual gold link bracelet from the Victorian era (ca1880) is quite a special piece! The bracelet is crafted in vibrant 18kt yellow gold, and is comprised of an alternating design ...
Victorian Hard Stone Cameo & Natural Pearl Gold Bracelet
Victorian Hard Stone Cameo & Natural Pearl Gold Br...
The earliest known use of shell for cameo carving was during the 15th and 16th centuries. Before that, cameos were carved from hardstone. The Renaissance cameos are typically white on a...
1960s Heavy Gold Link Bracelet
1960s Heavy Gold Link Bracelet
An absolutely fabulous gold Vintage bracelet from the 1960's! This stylish piece is made of smooth 14kt yellow gold and is comprised of 5 large open links. The links are oval in shape w...
GUCCI Vintage Enameled 'G' Link Gold Bracelet
GUCCI Vintage Enameled 'G' Link Gold Bracelet
Gucci
A fabulous gold and enamel Gucci Bracelet! This vintage piece is most likely from the 1970's and comprised of 12 "G" links that are made of 18kt yellow gold. Connected by smaller, oval ...
MARSH & COMPANY Floral Link Gold and Steel Bracelet
MARSH & COMPANY Floral Link Gold and Steel Bracele...
A fabulous vintage Marsh & Company gold and steel link bracelet from the 1950's! This gorgeous bracelet is made of 18kt yellow gold, and comprised of 5 flower-shaped links that alternat...
Victorian Gold Architectural Necklace Bracelet Set with Locket Fobs
Victorian Gold Architectural Necklace Bracelet Set...
This magnificent Victorian era (ca1880) architectural piece has a convertible design that can be worn in several stylish ways! Made of 18kt yellow gold, the piece is comprised of a heav...
Early Victorian Swiss Enamel & MOP Gold Bracelet w/Locket
Early Victorian Swiss Enamel & MOP Gold Bracelet w...
Swiss Enameled pieces were commonly produced to be sold as souvenirs for Victorian travelers. A very fine type of enameling, this technique used very intricate detail and often portraye...
Contemporary Pyramidal Stud Link Wide Gold Bracelet
Contemporary Pyramidal Stud Link Wide Gold Bracele...
This fabulous estate bracelet makes a very stylish, modern statement piece! Crafted in 14kt yellow gold, it has a substantial appearance formed by rows of hinged links. A pattern of pyr...