This is a lovely vintage woven coral bead bracelet from the 1930's.It measures 7 3/4" long with the clasp.It is 3/8" at the point in the center.The beads range from approximately 3mm -5mm.There is a little play(intentionally) in the center where the designs widens which makes it easy to wear.Not constricting it in one place.It is in very good vintage condition with many years of enjoyment left for the new owner.This is the deep darker Mediterranean coral . Italian Coral.It is not as Red as the pictures show it.It is darker orange coral.Not as red as Sardinian coral.The bracelet weighs 10.4 grams in total with the clasp.the clasp is gold filled.
Coral was given to children to wear for protection against danger in the Roman times. Coral jewelry was found present in Ancient Egypt times as well.And, was very popular for jewelry in the Victorian and Edwardian eras.The Victorians believed it was good luck for women and children and protected them from harm.Coral is timeless.
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Mediterranean Coral Bead Woven Bracelet