Twisted is a gorgeous, Victorian Etruscan Revival, 14K gold, vintage bangle with blue sapphires and diamonds alternating between a twisting rope accent. The hinged bangle showcases 3 blue sapphires alternating with 2 diamonds, adorning a geometric design with a twisted rope. The vintage bracelet measures 6.5" around.
According to the International Gem Society, the death of Prince Albert in 1861 and the onset of the American Civil War ended the whimsical romance of the Early Victorian Period rather swiftly, and so began the Grand Period (1861-1885) of the Victorian Period. There were numerous archeological digs the occurred during this time period, which created an immense amount of interest by the public. This intrigue was then reflected in the period's jewelry design replicating pieces and methodologies of what was being discovered around the world.
Metal Type: 14K Gold; Length: 6.5"; Closure Type: Push Button Tab Insert with Safety Chain; Hallmarks: 14K; Total Weight: 7.70 dwt.
Stones: 3 Blue Sapphires, Faceted Round, Heat Treated, 2.10mm; 2 Round Brilliant Diamonds, Color Grade I-J, Clarity Grade SI1- SI2, Dimensions 2.10mm, Total Carat Weight 0.07 ctw.
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Vintage jewelry may contain minor markings and/or imperfections throughout.
Due to the fact that gemstones and metal content can be challenging to assess in vintage and estate jewelry, all product details are based on best approximations by an independent Graduate Gemologist at the time of our purchase using GIA standards for diamond and gemstone grading.
Sustainable Jewelry (Sustainability): Vintage jewelry is the most ethical and sustainable choice in jewelry due to sourcing from existing pieces that were loved by someone before you.