18K Bracelet with Sapphires and Rubies, Flexible and Unusual Complex Link.
18K yellow gold link bracelet, c. 1990. This bracelet is 7 inches in length and .25 inches in width. It weighs 16.31 grams or 10.49 dwts., indicating it has a nice substantial weight. It is studded with 6 round cabochon natural red rubies each weighing approximately 0.15 cts, or .90 cts in total. There are 3 oval cabochon natural blue sapphires, or .60 cts in total. All of these 9 colored stones are bezel set, totally there are 1.50 cts. of bright sapphires and rubies.
The bracelet is hand crafted, the flexible link is ornate giving this bracelet an unusual look.
Please note our model is a size medium to large.
Today, a preponderance of jewelry is machine made in large factories around the world with abundant and obvious suspicions as to its enduring qualities using not only inferior stones, but also man made stones and treated stones utilizing artificial substances.
Alternatively, this well made bracelet has an unusual link set with lively colored stones.
All items sold are accompanied by a detailed Statement of Value by our gemologist, as well as all original gemological documentation, if specified in the listing. As always, we guarantee all pieces to be exactly as represented. Each piece of jewelry arrives in a gift-wrapped fine presentation box.
Over the decades of our stewardship as a small but exemplary purveyor of the jeweler's art, we have strived to offer a fine and authentic selection, in excellent condition, of collectible jewels from all highly sought time periods at competitive prices. In the process, we have had the extraordinary good fortune of meeting remarkable people - some collectors, others just extremely interesting individuals who have taken the time and effort to examine their lives and select things that tend to make them smile, or admire, or just wonder at the exciting endlessly creative and nuanced panoply of jeweled artifacts.