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Bracelet (Florentine mosaic) in case

Bracelet (Florentine mosaic) in case
Bracelet (Florentine mosaic) in case
Bracelet (Florentine mosaic) in case
mid-19th century
Gold, marble, chalcedony; leather, satin, velvet
Overall (bracelet): 6 1/2 x 1 1/2 x 3/8 in. (16.5 x 3.8 x 1 cm) Case: 8 5/8 x 2 1/8 x 1 in. ( 21.9 x 5.4 x 2.5 cm )
Florentine mosaic bracelet in case; 6 oval black marble plaques inlaid with various colors of chalcedony; mounted in gold frames, decorated with twisted wire; connected with gold rosettes; push-button clasp; burgundy-colored leather case lined with ivory satin and blue velvet with depressions to contain bracelet (not necessarily this bracelet); push-button closure.
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Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group