Everyone's Favourite traditional Yellow Rolled Gold Engraved Foliate Scroll Bangle, Art Nouveau and Victorian in design. What an Absolutely Awesome Bangle Bracelet of solid, quality English construction! With a warmer yellow hue, this bracelet features a diamond cut stylized floral & scrolling foliate design, scrolling across the top and a smidge past the hinge and clasp, plain back, A design I liken to the risining sun - Amazing!
The delicate diamond cut detailing really makes the design stand out and catch the light beautifully. A plain rim frames the design top and bottom - the pictures really do provide the best description. A lovely vintage substantial 9ct gold metal core engraved hinged bangle.Dates To between 1950 and 1960. This has a weight of 44 grams, quite substantial.
In good Fabulous Vintage condition, near Mint, with an intact safety chain, the hinge and clasp work well, closes with a crisp snap. The back is plain and the front is beautifully engraved. Stamped HG&S, 9ct metal core, for Henry Griffith and Sons. Internal Diameter 60 mm and is 16 mm wide, (cuff width) but as it is hinged easy to put on. This bracelet will suit the smaller to medium sized wrist.Internal Circumference is 18.5cm, buyers please measure your wrist as it will only suit those with a 18cm wrist or smaller. Photographed on my 17cm wrist, please see pics.
This Marked 9ct metal core meaning a heavy shell of bonded gold approx 1/5th the total item weight on a metal core. It is 4 times thicker than the average rolled gold.The approx weight of the gold content is 8.8 grms of 9ct gold. Bangles with a metal core wear much better than bangles without one as they are easily dented and crushed.
The metal core provides durability and strength to their construction. To all intent and purposes they look like a solid gold bangle. The item "Vintage HG&S 1950's 9ct Gold Metal Core Engraved Bangle 44Grams Heavy Hallmarked" is in sale since Friday, September 24, 2021.
This item is in the category "Jewellery & Watches\Vintage & Antique Jewellery\Bracelets & Charms". The seller is "cherylb8668" and is located in Morisset, NSW. This item can be shipped worldwide.