CARTIER Estate 18kt White Gold 10 Diamond LOVE Bangle Bracelet in Box
This stylish white gold bangle is a signed Vintage piece (ca1997) from the Cartier LOVE Collection! The LOVE Collection emerged in New York in the 1970s, and has become one of Cartier's most beloved and emblematic collections to date. This particular design is known as the "LOVE Bracelet," serving as a symbol of timeless love and passionate romance. Crafted in soft 18kt white gold, the oval-shaped bangle features ten sparkling diamonds incorporated into the iconic screw head motif, carrying around the entire outer surface. Bezel set where each screw head would often be found are ten Brilliant Cut diamonds which collectively have an overall diamond weight of approximately 0.96ctw. Accompanying the bracelet is a white gold screwdriver used to open and fasten the bracelet, where it is hinged and clasps at the side. Stamped on the inside of the bangle is "©1997," the number "17" (indicating the bracelet's size), the authentic "Cartier" signature, and a "750" next to a serial number which reads "G 02218." The bracelet and accompanying screwdriver come in the authentic red Cartier box along with its Certificate and all of the appropriate paperwork. An iconic piece by a legendary maker, this stylish bracelet would make a romantic gift for someone special, and is a perfect addition to any collection!
Measurements: The bracelet is a Cartier size 17. The inside of the bracelet (where a wrist would rest) measures a little less than 2 1/4" wide and is slightly more than 1 3/4" tall, and would fit best on a small to average sized wrist. The surface of the bracelet measures about 1/4" wide. The gold screwdriver measures 2 1/8" long.
Condition: The overall condition of the bracelet is excellent. Besides normal surface wear, there is no damage to the gold setting, and the hinge, clasp and accompanying screwdriver are secure and in excellent working condition. All of the diamonds are intact and the red Cartier box shows no signs of wear.