Antique & Vintage adjustable/expansion bracelets were produced in a wide range of styles & designs however this is among the best I have had the pleasure to offer, a Collector’s Delight! The American Queen Bracelet is amongst the most sought after by collectors and this one particularly so being so Beautiful and in Like New condition. This would make a Fabulous addition to any treasured Family Heirloom collection.
This Sweetheart bracelet with its heart shaped centrepiece feature a Stunning Violet Purple Amethyst paste faceted stone showcased by a decorative repousse border.
The bracelet’s band features S shaped links alternate between a plain gold link and a richly embossed link with a banded design. They have the patina and look of rich solid carat gold with a yellow gold hue.
HISTORY & HALLMARKS
Era: late 1930s - early 1940s
Maker: Pitman & Keeler
Patent Date: Pitman and Keeler patented their bracelets on November 5, 1907
Construction: Gold filled - unmarked
Gold Purity: Outer surface tested positive for 10 carat gold
Suitable: suited to a smaller-medium wrist to 17cm for comfort and aesthetics but will expand to fit all
Circumference: 12cm unexpanded
Heart: 2.1cm across by 2.21cm high
Links: 1.53cm or 0.63" wide
Weight: a hefty 27.4 grams
MINT Vintage condition! It is clear this beauty has rarely been worn - there is no wear, dents, damage or repairs evident and not a mark to the stone. The links expand and contract like new and are tight, attached and secure. These bracelets are highly sought after and this one especially with its purple stone centre. You will be thrilled – I guarantee it.
~This is simply gorgeous and perfect for Gift Giving. ~