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Emerald & Onyx 1920s Bracelet

Emerald & Onyx 1920s Bracelet

USD$275.00

Additional information

Maker

Unsigned

Size

7 3/8" x 1/2"; domes are 3/8" high

Condition

Excellent

Date

1925-1935

Marks

"STERLING" on clasp

This emerald bracelet features molded sugar-loaf glass stones framed in silver-tone metal that alternate with onyx glass circles. Decorative metal links and an older-style spring-ring clasp complete this classic Art Deco piece. The color combination and detail in the workmanship are divine. The clasp is marked sterling, but the entire bracelet probably isn’t. Bracelets of this type were advertised extensively in wholesaler catalogs in the 1920s to early-1930s. Scroll down to see a similar bracelet in lapis as well as several emerald Art Deco jewels to wear with this one.

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