Lot 2335 - 06 Nov 2018
November Fine Art & Antiques Auction
A gold, sapphire and diamond set oval hinged bangle, in a twin cluster design, each cluster claw set with a cushion shaped sapphire to the centre, in a surround of cushion shaped diamonds, between diamond set trefoil shaped shoulders, on a snap clasp, fitted with a safety chain, circa 1900, gross weight 14.2 gms. Illustrated.
Sapphires nice bright medium blue, both with multiple inclusions, one with surface reaching inclusion and chip to the girdle, both showing wear to the facets, diamonds quite nice bright white stones, the side diamonds slightly greyer in tone, all with multiple inclusions and some with small chips, settings a little worn, especially the diamonds, slight tarnishing under the settings to the bangle, bangle and clasp in generally working order, piece in generally good condition consistent with age.