Retro 18kt Diamond & Ruby Double Head Serpent Bracelet
An absolutely fabulous double headed serpent bracelet from the early Retro era (ca1930)! This gorgeous bracelet is made of 18kt yellow gold and has diamond and ruby accents. The piece has a unique design which has 2 serpent heads at each end of a scale-like gold band that curls around your wrist. One serpent has two diamonds for eyes, while the other has vibrant rubies and all four stones are bezel set and rest within the finely detailed head. The scaly mesh bracelet is slightly flexible making it easy to fit onto most wrist sizes. Each underside of the serpent head is stamped "18KT ITALY". A fabulous piece, this bracelet is a must have for any serpent collector!
Measurements: The bangle measures approximately 3/8" wide and slightly more than 1/8" at it's thickest point. When closed, the interior of the bracelet measures approximately 2 1/8" in diameter. Each serpent head is approximately 1/2" wide, 1 1/8" long, and 1/4" thick.
Condition: The overall condition of the bracelet is excellent. Besides normal surface wear, there is no apparent damage to the gold bangle or to the diamonds and rubies, all of which are intact.