Antique Original Chinese Export Gold Clad Carnelian Sterling Silver Bracelet Circa 1900s-1940s. This is an exquisite and detailed Chinese Export Sterling Silver and Carnelian Bracelet. It is crafted with traditional designs used in chinese art and ornaments and set in solid sterling silver with bright yellow gold gilt. There are applied beautiful blue and purple enamel feathers symbolic of the Tian-Tsui.The Tian-Tsui was a design that used real feathers of the kingfisher bird to make elaborate chinese art and jewlry. There are five wonderfully decorated panels three of which are set with deep pure orange carnelian stones(symbolic of health and luck).
The curved dome shape of each panel is outstanding and lovely. Intricate cannetille works and dotted motifs also deck this piece while the back is closed off with a filigree mesh work. 7 inches wearable length × 1/2 inch wide × about 10mm thick from top of stone. Each carnelian is about 15mm long by 8mm wide.
It weighs about 30 grams. There is a hidden tongue clasp with safety chain. This lovely antique bracelet is in beautiful condition and appears to have been cherished and cared for through the many many years.
It is evident that all the enamel work is in its original bright deep rich colors and the stones and cabochons are intact with no cracks nor chips. This is a genuine and beautiful piece of history to add to any fine jewelry collection.
In excellent ready to wear or gifting condition. Photographs are part of description. Antique items may have wear and patina. Thank you and do look at my other fine antique, estate and vintage jewlry.
The item "Antique Chinese Export Yellow Gold Gilt Carnelian 925 Sterling Silver Bracelet" is in sale since Wednesday, September 30, 2020. This item is in the category "Jewelry & Watches\Vintage & Antique Jewelry\Vintage Ethnic/Regional/Tribal\Asian & East Indian". The seller is "reenan-55" and is located in Brooklyn, New York. This item can be shipped to United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Denmark, Romania, Slovakia, Bulgaria, Czech republic, Finland, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Estonia, Australia, Greece, Portugal, Cyprus, Slovenia, Japan, China, Sweden, South Korea, Indonesia, Taiwan, South africa, Thailand, Belgium, France, Hong Kong, Ireland, Netherlands, Poland, Spain, Italy, Germany, Austria, Bahamas, Israel, Mexico, New Zealand, Philippines, Singapore, Switzerland, Norway, Saudi arabia, United arab emirates, Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrain, Croatia, Malaysia, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Costa rica, Antigua and barbuda, Aruba, Belize, Dominica, Grenada, Saint kitts and nevis, Saint lucia, Montserrat, Turks and caicos islands, Barbados, Bangladesh, Bermuda, Brunei darussalam, Bolivia, Ecuador, Egypt, French guiana, Guernsey, Gibraltar, Guadeloupe, Iceland, Jersey, Jordan, Cambodia, Liechtenstein, Sri lanka, Luxembourg, Monaco, Macao, Martinique, Maldives, Nicaragua, Oman, Peru, Pakistan, Paraguay, Reunion, Viet nam, Uruguay.