Antique Victorian Heart Padlock Gold Gate Bracelet
Classic antique Victorian gate link bracelet, circa 1880s, is rendered in a 9K yellow gold and secured with a functioning padlock heart shape locking clasp. The fluid moving links bear a four bar style design alternating with sections of small links. Called gate bracelets during the 1800s, the links bore a resemblance to the gates and fences of a horse's paddock. Add charms or wear as is, this Continental European bracelet is a superb antique piece and well crafted!
- Materials: 9K Yellow Gold tested and bearing illegible hallmark on the ring
- Measurements: 7 inches long without the heart and 11.5mm wide. The heart measures 16.25mm wide and 23mm tall
- Weight: 17 grams
- In very good condition; no safety chain although could easily be added