Caroline's Jewelry with a Past is offering a 9kt. yellow gold bracelet in an Archaeological Revival motif. A simple design, this bracelet features rope twisting, wrapped wire and ball work. There is a maker's mark of "JBs", a hallmark for Birmingham, carat mark and date letter for 1887-88. This piece is 6.5 mm wide and has a safety chain. The bracelet is oval in shape and is 1.77" X 2.35" in diameter or 6-1/4" in circumference. It is a size 8 on the bracelet scale and can easily accommodate a wrist of up to 7-1/2". The piece weighs 6.7 grams and is in excellent condition.
The gold content of this piece has been tested using standard accepted testing methods, such as acid testing. The hallmarks were verified using Jackson's Hallmarks, edited by Ian Pickford.
Alluring Archaeological Revival Bangle Bracelet c. 1887