Victorian Ruby Diamond Gold Bangle
Beautiful Victorian gold bangle set with rubies and diamonds; the rubies have been certified as Unheated and are accompanied by a Certificate stating as such. The bangle is in a half hoop design, so typical of the late Victorian era with the stones set over a gallery. There are 11 graduated, strong red, untreated rubies, totalling 3.30ct and separated by 10 pairs of Old European cut diamonds totalling 0.40ct. Weight 13.3gms; depth 6mm; internal diameter 6cms/2 3/8″. The bangle has been tested as 15ct gold. It opens on a side hinge and is fitted with a gold security chain. This is a rare opportunity to buy such a substantial bangle set with these beautiful rubies which have such a strong depth of colour. The bracelet is in excellent vintage condition and dates from the late Victorian era, C.1880-1890.