C. 1960 Vintage Carnelian and Black Onyx Intaglio Bracelet in 14kt Yellow Gold. 7"
C. 1960. From our Estate collection, this carnelian and black onyx intaglio bracelet is a distinct look treasured among jewelry collection. Like individual works of art, each oval gemstone is carved with a centurion profile intaglio. Springring clasp, 14kt yellow gold bracelet. Exclusive, one-of-a-kind Estate Jewelry.
Product Details (for C. 1960 Vintage Carnelian and Black Onyx Intaglio Bracelet in 14kt Yellow Gold. 7")
14KT: Karat (abbreviated kt or K) is a unit that indicates the purity of gold in the metal. 14kt is 58.33% gold. In the United States, 14K yellow gold is most favored and used in jewelry.
YELLOW GOLD: Gold is a precious metal with a natural yellow color. It is quite soft and often alloyed with other metals to increase its strength. The purity of the metal is indicated by a unit called a "karat," with 24kt having the highest percentage of natural gold.
POLISHED: A buffed-out finish used to produce a mirror-like shine.
SPRINGRING CLASP: Invented in the early 1900s this diminutive device is highly effective. It's a hollow circular metal fastener with a spring opening. This keeps the clasp closed.
CARNELIAN: A brownish-red mineral, carnelian has been used for centuries to make engraved gems and signet rings, intaglios and especially seal rings, because hot wax does not adhere to it. Its name comes from the Latin word for cherry, since the lush red color of the carnelian so resembles the vivid red fruit.
(Color: Red, Quantity: 4, Shape & Cutting Style: Oval
OVAL: An elliptical shape that resembles an egg.
CARVED: When a gemstone is cut so that the outline or surface takes the form or likeness of a specific image or pattern.
, Weight: 10.00 ct. t.w., Size: 15X12 mm)
ONYX: A favorite of the ancient Greeks and Romans, this glossy black gemstone adds a sophisticated shine to rings, necklaces, bracelets and earrings. Perfect for day or night, onyx delivers a dramatic dose of color to gold and sterling silver jewelry designs.
(Color: Black, Quantity: 4, Shape & Cutting Style: Oval Carved, Weight: 10.00 ct. t.w., Size: 15X12 mm)
All weights and measures are approximate.
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