Bracelet

American or European
Late 19th century


Object Place: American or European

Dimensions

Height x width x depth: 1.6 x 6 x 1.5 cm (5/8 x 2 3/8 x 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

64.648

Medium or Technique

Gilded metal

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Europe, Jewelry

Classifications

Bracelets and armlets

This tarnished gilded metal hinged bangle bracelet is in the form of a coiled snake. The snakes head and tail are on the front of the bangle and the front half of the bracelet between the hinge and clasp is incised with cross-hatching to imitate scales.

Credit Line

Bequest of Maxim Karolik