Lovely stylish bracelet, each ziggurat shaped panel has 3 faux pearls set in filigree and the connecting links are set with 3 glass stones imitating Jade, Cornelian and Black Onyx.
The demand for Egyptian designs boomed during the 1920s after the discovery of Tutankhamen’s tomb in 1922. Interest in Egyptian art and design spread throughout the western world. Newsreels of archaeological digs and Hollywood films showing the opulent Egyptian empire made Egyptian style the latest thing.
LABEL – None
FABRIC/FIBRE/MATERIAL – Gilded brass metal, glass, faux pearl
Weight: Medium, 76g
COLOUR – Gilded metal, pearl, black, green, red
DATE – 1920s
CLOSURE – Single closed hook clasp
CONDITION – Good Vintage Condition, small signs of wear inside and on clasp
Length 185cmm 7.5”
Maximum height of panel 50mm 2”
Link height 30mm 1.25”