Excellent (minor darkening of gold on buckle and wear on clasp)
"Kreisler USA QUALITY"
Design patent D143,134 issued to Helen D. Cole in 1945 for a brooch with the same design; 1946 magazine ad
The flexible, gold-tone links and tasseled end of this 1940s Kreisler flexible bracelet were very popular Retro Modern design elements. The company referred to the pattern of these woven links as basketweaveand designed several bracelets, necklaces and brooches with this link pattern. A decorative buckle adorned with diamanté and ruby-glass stones adds elegance to the design of this bracelet. The matching necklace and brooch were advertised in the March 15, 1946 issue of Vogue.