French 18K Gold and Diamond Bracelet - Early 19th C


Dating back the the early to mid 19th C France hails this light and lovely diamond bracelet. Fabricated in gleaming 18k gold, the central medallion is hand detailed with delicate stippling and beautiful engraved designs, perfectly framing a sparkling 1.15 carat old mine-cut diamond mounted in a crimped bezel with an open back and encircled by eight lustrous pearls. The bracelet is composed of ornate repose garland that wrap around your wrist, pretty as a golden ribbon. French maker's mark and hallmarks on the clasp.

Measurements:  6 1/4" long, medallion 1 3/8" x 1/2" deep

Weight: 18.3 grams

Diamond: estimated 1.15 carat, I color, I1 - I2 clarity (abrasion on bezel and star facet,  abrasion on girdle, 2 etch channels on pavilion facets) 

Markings: French eagle's head hallmark for 18K, unknown marker's mark B&A

Notes: restoration on female end of clasp