Bates & Bacon Victorian Amethyst Paste Bangle Bracelet
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ABOUT THE ITEM
This fabulous 14K gold-filled bracelet was made during the Victorian Era, nearly 150 years ago! It was created by the legendary Bates & Bacon of Attleboro, Massachusetts. The bracelet features lovely amethyst paste (faceted purple glass) bezel set between amongst filigree openwork. Engraved with such a wholesome inscription: "To Rose Smith From Shopmates 5/20/'77".
Designer: Bates & Bacon
Metal: 14K Gold-Filled
Size: 2.5" x 2.25" Inner Measurements
Hallmarks: "Bates & B." (Stamped)
Gross Weight: 28.3 grams (18.2 dwts)
Age: Mid Victorian Era (circa 1877)
Condition: Minor Signs of Wear
Gem Type: Glass