Lot 37 (Jewellery and Silver, 21st November 2017)
A Victorian gold bracelet,
with garnet set padlock clasp, The bracelet composed of sections of faceted belcher chain between pierced and engraved lozenge-shaped feature links with a large heart-shaped padlock clasp with and oval cabochon garnet, claw set to the centre with textured ivy leaf border to an engraved ground with glazed locket verso. Tested as approximately 9ct gold. 230mm long (approximately), 26.78g
Sold for £1,200
Clasp not showing any wear with original faceted finish.
More original gilding to the front of the padlock than the back, scratches to the glazing.
No wear to the links, although less original gilding remaining on the belcher links than the lozenge, links.