This vintage, 1993 Elizabeth Taylor for Avon bracelet features 22K gold plated metal with bas high relief Egyptian hieroglyphic symbols, such as birds, pharaohs and servants, all done in a bright gold plate. The background is a gorgeous matte gold with shiny gold plated rims. The inspiration for this stunning bracelet was Ms. Taylor 1963 film, Cleopatra.
Meanings for some of the symbols:
Eye of Horus: symbol of protection, royal power, good health
Isis: as a sacred bird of prey in the form of a falcon
Lotus: symbol of rebirth
Ankh: the sign of life and dominion over life and death
Anubis: caretaker of souls
Osiris: life and the flooding of the Nile
Measurements: The bangle is 2.25 inches across by 2 inches tall with a snap latch clasp for an inner circumference of approximately 6.75 inches. The bracelet design is 1.5 inches wide. Its weight is a substantial 7.3 ounces. (NOTE to International Customers: This weight puts it into the next category. The quoted shipping prices are below actual shipping/insurance cost.)
Condition: This clamper is in excellent - near mint - vintage condition on the outside with a few darker smudges on the inside. Please review all photographs carefully, as they are an essential part of the description.
Marks: It is stamped "E" and "ELIZABETH TAYLOR AVON" on the inside.
Vintage Elizabeth Taylor for Avon Egyptian Cleopatra Clamper Bracelet