Rare Portuguese 19.2K Gold (. 800 Fineness) w Blue Enamel Bangle Bracelet 32.3 g
Rare, vintage, masterpiece Portuguese bangle bracelet handcrafted from the finest. 800 yellow gold (equivalent to 19.2 Karat). With an incised & ribbed design featuring an exquisitely contrasting application of dark blue enamel detailing. The repeating pattern of naturalistic and geometric motifs alternates between repoussé grapes & vines, and bands of gleaming slanted dashes set against the enamel. Truly the work of a gifted goldsmith. : 7 1/4" [inner circumference] x 1/2" high x 1/8 thick. Closure: slide clasp with a security chain.
Hallmarks (see last photo): 1. Set in the square frame with cut corners of Porto's Assay Office : the left-facing head of a cat with the number 800 underneath i. Set in the center of a lozenge : the artist's mark, consisting of the letter R i. The first letter of his first name in a square frame with decorative curlicues in each corner. Condition: in stunningly beautiful estate condition (see photos).
If you have any questions, be sure to let me know. Additional pictures available upon request. All items come from a smoke-free home. Keep in mind that close-ups magnify details. Refer to the description for actual dimension(s).
It is appreciated and will be reciprocated. Do let me know in advance if you require more time.
If you have any concerns, please contact me to see how the issue can best be resolved. This item is in the category "Jewelry & Watches\Vintage & Antique Jewelry\Bracelets & Charms". The seller is "diamndzndaruff" and is located in this country: US.
This item can be shipped to United States, Canada.
- Features: Stackable
- Base Metal: Gold
- Department: Women
- Handmade: Yes
- Metal: Yellow Gold
- Item Length: 7 1/4 in
- Occasion: Anniversary, Birthday, Christmas, Mother's Day, Wedding
- Vintage: Yes
- Era: 1930s - 1980s
- Country/Region of Manufacture: Portugal
- Material: Gold, Enamel
- Customized: No
- Main Stone: None
- Clasp Type: Slide Clasp
- Jewelry Department: Fine
- Brand: Artisan-Crafted
- Style: Bangle
- Country of Origin: Portugal
- Color: Gold, Dark Blue
- Signed: Yes
- Closure: Slide clasp with security chain
- Metal Purity: 19.2K (.
- Type: Bracelet
- Original/Reproduction: Original