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Lot 0045
A late Victorian gold gem-set snake bracelet. The oval turquoise cabochon heart-shape pendant, suspended from a textured snake head, with garnet eyes and turquoise crest, to the graduated snake-link chain. Length 23.5cms. Weight 10.3gms.


  • Overall condition fair to good. Some surface scratches/ wear, discolouration and minor dents in keeping with general age and wear.
  • Heart-shape pendant with glazed panel to reverse.

  • Evidence of alteration to one side of snake head.

  • Some gems possible replacements.

  • Lobster clasp and hook terminal later additions.

  • One turquoise discoloured, one with significant chips.

  • Garnet are in good condition with minor abrasions.

  • Please see the Important Notices for Purchasers for coloured gemstones.

  • Condition reports are offered as a guide only and we highly recommend inspecting any lot to satisfy yourself as to its condition.

  • For any further questions you may have on this lot, please do not hesitate to contact Ben Randall at ben@fellows.co.uk

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    A late Victorian gold gem-set snake bracelet. The oval

    Estimate £300 - £400May 17, 2018
    Auction Curated By:
    Ben Randall
    Antique & Modern Jewellery
    Augusta House
    19 Augusta Street
    Birmingham, B18 6JA
    United Kingdom
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