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Chrysoprase, Marcasite & Sterling German Art Deco Bracelet

Chrysoprase, Marcasite & Sterling German Art Deco Bracelet

USD$295.00

Additional information

Maker

Unsigned

Size

6 3/4" x 1/2"

Condition

Excellent (safety clasp replaces safety chain)

Date

1925-1935

Marks

"STERLING GERMANY"

Oval chrysoprase (glass?) stones set in sterling silver alternating with marcasite-embellished links form this Art Deco bracelet. It is another excellent example of the high-quality German workmanship of the period. This piece has a hidden tongue-in-groove clasp with a safety catch and was made for a slim wrist. Please note the bracelet length (6 3/4″) and check your wrist size before purchasing this piece. This bracelet was part of my personal collection when I favored German Art Deco jewelry. I have other chrysoprase Art Deco pieces that look lovely with this bracelet – scroll down to see a selection.

 

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