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.
pinchbeck, multicolored paste stones
7 7/8" length
1714 — 1837
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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.
The art of transforming glass into gemstones.