Monday, August 10

VINTAGE BRACELETS & BANGLES 3

Pls leave a comment with your name, email and item you'd like! Colours may vary on computer screens. Keep charm bracelets away from young children. Items in red & nett-priced items cannot be further discounted. On this page you will find vintage & retro bangles / bracelets.

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VINTAGE WINARD 12K GOLD-FILLED SCARAB STONE BRACELET
Price: S$60.00 
Size: 7.25" length, 13mm width
Signed 'WINARD 12K GF' on the jump ring and '1/20 12K GF' on the clasp. This means the bracelet is 12K gold filled. Very good condition with normal aging, normal wear. This wonderful bracelet contains six gemstone cabochons carved with scarabs. Safety chain is intact, spring ring clasp. 1950s.

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VINTAGE BROWN GLASS LINK SILVERTONE BRACELET
Price: S$12.00
Size: 7.5" length, 11mm width
Fine condition with wear on the metal, it has turned dull on the sides, the glass cabochons have small scratches on the top domes, probably from being bumped around. Definitely still wearable though. It has a nice rootbeer colour which makes the glass looks like it has depth. Spring ring clasp. Probably 1960-70s.

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VINTAGE PUFFY HEART GOLDTONE BRACELET
Price: S$6.00 (US$5.00) nett
Size: about 7.5" length, 11mm heart
Marked 'Korea' on the clasp. Unworn retro stock, minor scuffs. Puffy heart is made of plated plastic. 1970s-80s.

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VINTAGE AB-COATED MOLDED FLORAL ROSES BANGLE
Price: S$20.00 (US$16.67) nett eachChoose aqua or lilac
Size: 7.75" circumference, 20mm width
Unworn vintage stock, awesome plastic bangles with all around molded roses, reminiscent of the ones from the art deco era. I'm not sure what plastic this is, probably acetate, it is lightweight and is probably 1950s-60s. It has an ab iridescent coating, this coat has discoloured on the inner rims from age (brownish) but overall in very good condition. Qty available: 3 pcs aqua, 6 pc lilac.

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VINTAGE GOLDTONE DOGWOOD FLORAL AB-RHINESTONE BRACELET
Price: S$25.00 (US$20.83) nett
Size: slightly under 7" circumference, 10 - 28mm width
Good - very good condition with some scuffs on the surface, minor plating chip on the hinged areas. Pale yellow goldtone plating , hinged on two sides with foldover clasp. There is an ab-rhinestone with 4 faux pearls. 1950-60s.

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VINTAGE CROWN TRIFARI ORANGE BEADED TRI-STRAND BRACELET
Price: S$22.00 (US$18.33)
Size: about 7.5" length, about 38mm width
Signed 'TRIFARI' with the crown symbol above the 'T'. Repaired piece, the beads are on new cords for security. Very good condition with minor aging on the goldtone beads and end clasps. The beads are made of plastic, with pearlscent, textured and crackle ribbed style. 1950s.

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VINTAGE PURPLE HEART RADIATING RECT. LINKS BRACELET
Price: S$35.00
Size: about 7.25" length, 16mm rectangles width
Good condition with aging, there is some dulling on the metal. Antiqued-goldtone with purple plastic cabochons, scrolling hearts and radiating rectangular pieces. In the center of the hearts are dark pink balls, these are replaced. Probably 1950s-60s.

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VINTAGE HEART 'S' INITAL CHARM BRACELET
Price: S$18.00
Size: 7.5" length, 25 x 27mm charm excluding loop
Fine condition with wear on the gold-plating, it is mostly silvertone now. There are small chips on the black portion of the charm, revealing a brass base. Foldover clasp. Probably 1950s.

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RETRO SARAH COVENTRY 1980 'GENTLE TRIO' BRACELET
Price: S$10.00 (US$8.33)
Size: 7.75" length, abt 5mm width total
Signed 'SARAH COV'. Very good condition with minor aging. Three flat gold-plated chains connected to a foldover clasp.

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VINTAGE BRASS TRIAGULAR HAMMERED BANGLE
Price: S$6.00 (US$5.00) nett
Size: slightly over 8" circumference, 3mm thickest width
Good condition with aging, a nice deep patina, this is made of brass with flattened & hammered sides and rounded angles. Probably 1970s.

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VINTAGE MEXICAN STERLING SILVER ABALONE INSET HINGED BRACELET
Price: S$150.00 (US$125.00)
Size: 7" circumference, 15mm width
Marked 'Guad(?) 925 FD' and Mexican Eagle 4 symbol. Very good - excellent condition with normal aging, patina on the sterling, I have not polished this. The bangle is hinged on 4 areas and very well-crafted as the Mexican silversmiths are known to have been, there are inlays of iridescent abalone chips along a geometric style with intricate etchings on the surface. Nicer in person, you won't be disappointed. The later eagle mark (a symbol roughly used to pinpoint the city where it was made) dates this to about 1950s to early 70s.

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VINTAGE JUBILEE 17 JEWELS NOUVEAU STYLE WATCH BANGLE
Price: S$35.00 (US$29.17)
Size: 6.5" circumference, 27mm width
Watch face marked 'Jubilee 17 jewels'. Fine condition, due to aging and plating wear but quality elaborate bangle watch with a side hinged bottom for easy wear. It still ticks when wound but I am unable to guarantee that it keeps time accurately or needs to be taken to a watch shop. Plating wear occurs mostly on the inner rim and edges, there are some scratches and nicks consistent with a used watch, also one streak across the watch cover. Aging shows up as dull areas on the plating. Antiqued-goldtone with nouveau detailing, weighs rather heavy, definitely still wearable. Probably 1940s-50s.

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VINTAGE LISNER PALE GOLDTONE SQUARE-FLORAL LINKS BRACELET
Price: S$35.00
Size: 6.75" length, 21mm width
Signed 'LISNER©'. Good condition with aging on the back, the smooth plating has discoloured on some areas (see photo 3), front is mostly ok, scuffs on the hinges and plating has worn off on the hinged areas which is normal. The plating is a pale yellow goldtone, with textured flowers and polished leaves. Foldover clasp. 1950s-60s.

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VINTAGE INTRICATE PINEAPPLE RHODIUM-PLATED CHUNKY BRACELET
Price: S$40.00
Size: 7" length, 45mm width
Excellent condition, rhodium-plated, there are very minor signs of aging on the back. This looks hardly worn, safety chain intact. Textured chunky bracelet, weighs on the heavy side. Resembles closely to one of the Sarah Coventry designs but this is not signed. 1960s.

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VINTAGE CARVED CHUNKY BROWN PLASTIC BANGLE
Price: S$25.00 (US$20.83) nett

Size: abt 8" circumference, 29mm width
Excellent condition, however the crevices has some dust and may do with further cleaning. Thick heavy plastic bangle with lovely etchings on a matte surface. 1960s-70s.

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VINTAGE CORO WHITE THERMOSET DONUT LINKED BRACELET
Price: S$28.00 (US$23.33)


Size: 7.5" length, 20mm width
Signed 'Coro ©'. Good condition with aging, back plating turning dull on some areas and also glue discolouring. The top has plastic white insets, there are a few minor scuffs on the surface. Possibly rhodium-plated. 1950s.

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VINTAGE GOLDTONE 3-D ROSES LINKED BRACELET
Price: S$25.00 (US$20.83)

Size: 6.75" length, 11mm width
Very good condition with very minor aging. 5 textured 3-D roses on links, foldover clasp. Probably 1960s.

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VINTAGE 1959 SARAH COVENTRY 'YOUNG N GAY' GOLDTONE BRACELET
Price: S$9.00 (US$7.50) nett

Size: abt 7" length, 9mm width
Signed 'SARAH COV©'. Fine -good condition with some wear to the plating. Entitled 'Young n Gay' from 1959.

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VINTAGE SPAIN DAMASCENE STYLE LINKED PANELS BRACELET
Price: S$38.00 (US$31.67)

Size: 7.75" length, 15mm width
Marked 'SPAIN' (partially), good condition with aging, overall having a dark patina on the metal and jump rings. Lovely geometric design on each of the rectangles in silver and black on brass. Spring ring clasp. 1950s-60s.

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VINTAGE 1968 SARAH COVENTRY 'HARMONY' BRACELET
Price: S$35.00 (US$29.17)

Size: abt 7.25" length, 11mm width
Signed '©SARAH COV'. Good condition with normal wear mostly on the bottom, safety chain intact. The rainbow cabochons are made of glass and so cute! Entitled 'Harmony' from 1968.

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VINTAGE SINGLE CLEAR RHINESTONE 7" BRACELET
Price: S$10.00 (US$8.33)

Size: 7" length, 3mm width
Very good condition, rhinestones are still sparkling though it may be aging a little. Silvertone metal has a slight tinge of gold. 1950s/60s.

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VINTAGE DOUBLE AB & CLEAR RHINESTONE BRACELET
Price: S$30.00 (US$25.00)


Size: 6.75" length, 7 - 14mm width
Good - very good condition, rhinestones are still sparking, the 2 larger ab-rhinestones have scratches on their coats and the 3 smaller ab-rhinestones have almost worn off all their ab coats. Pale goldtone has worn off on the back to reveal a silvertone. 1950s-60s.

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RETRO AVON 1987 TROPICAL COLOR BRACELET BANGLE
Price: S$15.00 (US$12.50)

Size: slightly over 8 inch (8 1/8) , 12mm width
Unsigned. Excellent condition in original box, made of plastic in an aqua turquoise colour.

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RETRO AVON 1987 POLKA DOTS BRACELET BANGLE
Price: S$15.00 (US$12.50)

Size: 7 7/8th", 20mm width
Unsigned. Excellent condition in original box. The outer rim is glossy smooth and the inner rim is matte.

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ANTIQUE ART DECO RHINESTONE GEOMETRIC BRACELET
Price: S$80.00 



Size: 6.75" length, 9 - 18mm width
Fine condition, all the rhinestones crystals have darkened in varying degrees, the plating on the backs have worn off to reveal a silvertone. Lots of aging and wear, however all original rhinestones are amazingly intact. I did not replace any. The clasp is an invisible box clasp, when closed the bracelet is seamless. It features the distinct art deco styling of geometry, with tiny and baguette rhinestones; the plating is a deep gold colour. It is gorgeous design & has a nice weight, imagine when it was first made in the 1920s - no doubt would have been a conversation piece. 1920s-30s.

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VINTAGE CLEAR RHINESTONE & CRYSTAL BAGUETTE BRACELET
Price: S$25.00



Size: abt 6.75" length, 8mm width
Fine - good condition with aging and wear, normal for its age. The rhinestones have turned cloudy, some more than others, but wearable and still has shine. Bracelet includes round rhinestones and baguette crystals, all are prong-set. The plating on the back has worn off to reveal a duller base metal. Foldover clasp. 1940s.

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VINTAGE 12K GOLD FILLED NINE GEMSTONES SCARAB BRACELET
Price: S$60.00


Size: 7.25" length, 9mm width
Marked '1/20 12K G.F.' on the clasp. This means they were gold-filled with 12K gold, a much thicker form of rolled gold overlay (100 times thicker than gold-plate). Very good condition with normal aging. The scarabs are carved and made of a different gemstone each: tiger's-eye, quartz, unakite, lapis lazuli, onyx, carnelian, possible bloodstone, chrysoprase or jade. Spring ring clasp, 1950s, scarab bracelets were one of the jewellery fads during the Egyptian revivals. In all there are 3 Egyptian revivals - 1920s/30s (King Tut's tomb found), 1950s/60s (Cleopatra movie) and 1970s (world tour of King Tut's artifacts).

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VINTAGE CARL-ART 12K GOLD-FILLED SCARAB BRACELET
Price: S$60.00 


Size: 7.25" length, 12mm width
Marked and signed. The tiny signature is on the jump ring linking the clasp - it is so tiny I can't make out all the words even with a magnifying glass. The top symbol belongs to Carl-Art Inc, a symbol using CA and an arrow. The bottom looks like numbers. The spring ring is marked '1/20 12K G.F.' (gold-filled in 12K gold). In very good condition for it's age, the gold has slight darkening. Gemstones include: lapis lazuli, carnelian, onyx, possibly chrysoprase & tiger's-eye. The stones are carved on top and bottom. Spring ring clasp. 1950s, scarab bracelets were one of the jewellery fads during the Egyptian revivals. In all there are 3 Egyptian revivals - 1920s/30s (King Tut's tomb found), 1950s/60s (Cleopatra movie) and 1970s (world tour of King Tut's artifacts).

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VINTAGE BURT CASSELL 12K GOLD-FILLED SCARAB BRACELET
Price: S$120.00



Size: 7.25" length, 21mm width
Signed 'BURT CASSELL 1/20 12KT' on a tag & marked '1/20 12K GF' on the clasp. This means they are gold-filled with 12K gold. Very good condition for its age with normal aging, slight wear on the bottom. Large-sized gemstones with carved scarab motifs (this is as large as they go!): lapis lazuli, possibly chrysoprase/chrome chalcedony?, carnelian, tiger's-eye, possible bloodstone, unakite. Bottoms are also carved. Quality piece that will last a lifetime in your collection. Safety chain is intact. Spring ring clasp. 1950s, scarab bracelets were one of the jewellery fads during the Egyptian revivals. In all there are 3 Egyptian revivals - 1920s/30s (King Tut's tomb found), 1950s/60s (Cleopatra movie) and 1970s (world tour of King Tut's artifacts).

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VINTAGE ART DECO BLUE GLASS BUTTERFLY WINGS BRACELET
Price: S$100.00


Size: 7.5" length, 13mm widest width
Good condition, aging with the metal dulling, and some normal wear. The blue pieces on top are made of glass, with a lovely effect to resemble butterfly wings, they are set in oxidised-silver bezel settings. They are really quite pretty. The settings have wear on the sides and bottoms revealing a copper base. Spring ring clasp. 1930s.

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