This 14K gold mesh bracelet has a unique buckle clasp that has approximately .75 carats in garnets decorating it.
In the 60's and 70's there was a revival of this style of belt bracelet in costume jewelry. I have one made of silver metal and another one made of golden metal. They are a lot of fun, I always enjoy buckling them onto my wrists.
To learn about why and how the Victorians adopted the style of bracelet pictured above and to purchase the bracelet for $2,200- head over to Vintage Textile
This post was originally published on October 4, 2006.