Vintage Buccellati Wide Flower Link Bracelet with Sapphires in 18k Gold
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An exquisite, mid-twentieth century bracelet, by the beloved Italian firm Buccellati. This wide, flexible, 18k gold bracelet is made up of forty-two, squarish, flower-shaped links— each flower is meticulously hand-engraved with the time-honored techniques Buccellati is famous for, and the center of each features a natural, bezel-set, medium-blue sapphire. This bracelet is glamorous and fierce, and its perfect repetition is something you rarely see in a handmade object. It is presented in its original Buccellati box. Closure is a hidden box clasp with a pair of safety catches. Signed Buccellati, Italy, 18k.
c. 1950 - 1960
Bracelet measures approx 1 1/2" wide; wearable length is approx 6 3/4"; each flower measures approx 12 mm; sapphires (42) measure approx 2.5 mm (CTW is approx 3.36 carats); bracelet weight is 77.2 grams. This fits an average woman's 6 1/2" wrist perfectly, and would fit a wrist as small as 6", as well.