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Georgian Harlequin Paste Handclasp Bracelet
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The style of combining dissimilar but complementary colored stones is known as 'harlequin.' It was extremely fashionable from the late 18th to early 19th century. This Georgian pinchbeck bracelet is a lovely example of the style with multicolored paste stones in dished settings and a hand- shaped clasp.

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  • Materials

    pinchbeck, multicolored paste stones

  • Age

    c. 1800

  • Condition

    Very good

  • Size

    7 7/8" length

Georgian

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GeorgianEra

17141837

please note:Terms of Sale

Antiques can be returned unworn and in original condition within 10 days of delivery for an exchange or refund minus the cost of shipping. Once a piece has been altered, including ring re-sizing, it is FINAL SALE.

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Paste:hand-cut glass jewelry

The art of transforming glass into gemstones.