A gorgeous antique, Victorian buckle bracelet / bangle.
Smooth polished French jet circular panels in gilt rope twist frames, the centre panel has a black celluloid and French jet buckle with gilt accents also in the same rope twist mount.
The bracelet has black elastic strung through it and fastens with a loop and knot, this allows for some give in the size range, best suited to a wrist around 6.5" / 7"
The buckle was given as a symbol of love, bound to your love, buckles also represented keeping the wearer safe and secure, giving strength and protection.
Good used condition overall with age commensurate wear and signs of use, restrung, wear to the gilding, light surface wear / scratches to the glass cabochons, one of the brass tubes which holds the elastic has a slight split.
7" length unstretched
1" disc diameter
1.5" centre buckle panel diameter
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