This turquoise and brass bracelet is a vintage piece from the 1930s! The simple and stylish piece has a lovely design that reflects its Chinese origin. The bracelet is comprised of 8 turquoise nugget links, which wrap around the entire length of the piece, forming a straight but flexible design. Each stone is held within four prong setting, and is separated by two strands of brass chain. The bracelet fastens with a push clasp disguised within the final link, which is stamped "CHINA". The natural beads have a chunky appearance and vary in size and shape, all displaying a gorgeous shades of vibrant green and robin's egg blue. Several stones have naturally occurring veins of mineral webbing known as "matrix," giving the turquoise a marbled appearance. A beautiful and very versatile piece, the bracelet would appeal to any turquoise lover, and is perfect for everyday wear!
Measurements: The bracelet measures 7 1/4" long, and would fit nicely on a medium/average to large sized wrist. The turquoise links vary in size, measuring between 1/2" and 5/8" on average.
Condition: The overall condition of the bracelet is excellent. Besides normal surface wear, there is no apparent damage to the brass setting or turquoise links, all of which are intact and secure. The push clasp is secure and in good working condition. There is a natural patina on the surface of the brass setting, which is normal for vintage jewelry and is part of its unique character and appearance.