Victorian 14kt Double Headed Diamond Hinged Bracelet
An absolutely striking and unusual gold bracelet from Victorian (ca1880! This hand wrought piece is made of vibrant 14kt gold and stemming from each end is a 3-dimensional, wolf-like head. Each animal is beautifully detailed with textured fur, ferocious, sharp teeth and 2 old Mine Cut diamonds as eyes. At the collar of the wolves is fine Etruscan wirework which completes the design perfectly. The bracelet is hinged on the underside allowing it to open easily and place on a wrist. The inside of the bracelet is stamped "PAT OCT 25, 76, PAT JUNE 28, 80". This fabulous piece would make a great addition to any collection!
Measurements: The inside of the bracelet (where a wrist would rest) measures 2 1/4" wide and 1 3/4" tall. The surface graduates in thickness, being 1" at the widest point and 1/4" on the underside.
Condition: The overall condition of this bracelet is excellent. Besides normal surface wear, there is no apparent damage to the gold bracelet or to the hinge, which is secure and in good working condition.