16 juin 2013

A pair of antique eighteen karat manchette bracelets, circa 1900

A pair of antique eighteen karat rose gold manchette bracelets, circa 1900. Photo courtesy Bonhams Each designed as a polished tapered cuff, with a scalloped edge; enhanced by scrolling detail and a monogram of the initials ‘CIM’; with fitted box; gross weight approximately: 106.1 grams; size adjustable. Estimate: €3,400 - 4,100 Notes: The French refer to these cuff-style bracelets as manchettes. This term has been adopted to describe like-style bracelets of any origin; and are typically characterized by wide... [Lire la suite]
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