Wonderful antique chain bracelet with oval padlock circa 1830 Very pretty bracelet with faceted belcher chain and three geometric thingys - I don’t know what to call them! - that are engraved with curly patterns. The charming padlock is original to the chain, you can tell, the side of the padlock has the same faceted pattern as on the belcher chain. The padlock is engraved with the classic acanthus motif, the back with a hair locket. The centre of the padlock is set with a diamond (tested) And is surrounded by four garnets and four clusters of gold dots- granulations.
The bracelet is a wearable inner circ 7.5”
The padlock measures 26 x 15mm
Weighs - 11.8g
Gold - tests as 15
Condition- 2 little dings to the sides of the padlock, otherwise excellent excellent
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