This is stunning!
A remarkable past piece of Art!
Terrific huge Snake bangle dating back to 1935 ca – Italian origin
Heavy 81.4 grams of solid Silver fully marked with also maker punch
Superb workmanship of the period, amazing complex hand work accurately done piece by piece to make it coiling the wrist perfectly and comfortably
The e Snake is of dramatic, realistic design, his face is detailed with even teeth and tongue to further impress
The Snake is very articulated, it consists of many hinged sections joining one to another resembling the Snake body, each part is richly enriched with Royal Blue and Emerald Green enameling filling up a previous made open work of silver, this technique was very elaborated and required very long time to be made
Please view how beautifully made are the hidden sides: covered by silver and finished with fret work on tail and head and fully hand carved the back of the whole body
Head and tail have one more Green hue of enameling making it even more colorful – the overall work is amazing and truly eye catching when worn
Snakes bangles have been used since ancient times for sacral and protection beliefs, this is an highly collectable bangle, very charming and quite unique
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Current retail value for such a piece is £2450 our reserve is at a fraction of this figure – this is a MUST HAVE!