Simulated Ruby Bracelet - Retro Era 12k Yellow Gold Filled Faceted Red Glass Stones - Vintage Circa 1940s Herakles Reef Knot 40s Jewelry
Pretty vintage 12k yellow gold filled simulated ruby bracelet, circa 1940s! The bracelet contains four simulated ruby stones which are all securely bezel set. Separating each stone are Herakles knots with a twisted rope design. The Herakles, or Hercules, knot was a popular amulet motif dating from the Hellenistic period that symbolizes protection and good luck. The symbol reoccurs in popularity throughout time, and can even be found in modern jewelry. The bracelet secures with a spring ring closure. Beautiful piece of jewelry, circa 1940s!
ERA - Circa 1940s / Retro
METAL / MATERIAL - 12k gold filled bracelet, 4 simulated ruby stones (faceted red glass).
MARKINGS / HISTORY - Bracelet clasp is marked "URDY 1/20 12k GF"
CONDITION - Good vintage condition. Piece has been professionally cleaned and lightly polished. Designs and details have been preserved. Age consistent wear to gold fill. Beautiful piece of vintage jewelry!
MEASUREMENTS - Length: 7 1/8 inches, Width of bracelet (at widest point): 9 mm, Weight: 7.21 grams
PRESENTATION: Listing includes a complimentary MJV logo gift box, as shown in last photo. All other boxes are for display only.
AUTHENTICITY: Each item in our shop has been hand-selected and inspected by a GIA Graduate Gemologist.