This is a charming link bracelet made of 14K yellow gold with carved enamel and Buddha figural in enamel. The bracelet has six rectangular links. Every other link has an enamel Buddha figure in a meditative pose. The two center links contain a carved pieces of carnelian. The center portion of the bracelet has a carved prong piece of carnelian. It has a bird and a lotus blossom. The carnelian pieces are rich deep colors that have deep saturation of color. The bracelet is 7 1/2" long by 1/4" tall. The central carved carnelian piece is oval and measures 1 1/4" long by 1" wide. Each link is separated by a gold bracket, the lock is a circle that opens with a tab. The condition is excellent. This is one of Jenna McMahon's business inventory. She was a Los Angeles fine arts and jewelry dealer as well as my friend. Her tag indicates that the bracelet is American made in 1925 and her retail price is $1785.00.
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