Art Nouveau Plique a Jour Silver Carnelian Bracelet
Stunning and very collectible plique-a-jour enamel sterling silver bracelet from the Art Nouveau era. Sterling silver ornate curved links have colorful plique a jour enamel flower shapes and are flanked with links having deep red carnelian glass cabochons. Each link bears an elaborate design that enhances the enamel as well as the cabs. Rich red and blue show their brilliant color and glow like stained glass in the light. Hallmarked WMC on the verso, the bracelet is a superb piece of authentic Jugendstil jewelry.
Materials: Sterling silver
Gemstone:Carnelian glass cabochons - 12mm x 8.55mm
Measurements: 7 1/2 inches long and 5/8 inches wide
Weight: 17 grams
Hallmarks: WMC Sterling
Date: Circa 1910's
Condition: Very good museum quality with no chips or nicks to the carnelian glass centers. and all the enamel showing no deficiency. The patina on the sterling emphasizes the design.