1940s Turquoise Glass Vintage Bracelet

Typically Forties, this bracelet is an unsigned beauty. It features a striking colour way, which can be enjoyed for centuries to come. 

Condition Report:

Very Good - Wear to the surface of the gilt metal. This is consistent with age and use and does not detract from the overall appeal of the piece. 


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The Details...

This gilt metal bracelet features linke embossed with a floral design and is detailed with turquoise glass beads, some mottled in colour, whilst others are plain. The bracelet is adjustable in length, fastening with a bolt ring and an open-link chain. The bracelet can measure between 18cm and 23cm in length. 

A Short History...

Glass has been a prevelant feature of costume pieces since the invention of jewellery. An easily accessible material that can be formed into any shape and dyed any colour. Glass was heavily used in 1930s and 1940s pieces, such as this bracelet, because it could be produced in a vast array of colours to meet the need for affordable jewellery after the Great Depression and during the Second World War. 

Wear it With...

This bracelet would look sensational paired with a denim shirt and A-line cord skirt for the ultimate in winter chic.