Antique Vintage Mid Century Gold Filled Gf Ripley Locket Charm Bracelet 21.8g
F LAMODE on each locket, tested, and guaranteed. Country of Origin : United States. Gram Weight : 21.8 Grams. Metal Type : 12k Gold Filled over base metal. Bracelet Type : Chain Link Locket Bracelet. Closure/Clasp Type : Spring Ring Clasp. Link Type : Scroll link chain. Handmade during the Mid Century era in the United States, by jewelers Ripley and Gowan, who started producing jewelry in 1880.
Features seven mini functional lockets that can hold photos or memorabilia, most circular but one in a heart shape. Each locket has a date and name inscription on it, starting left to right each reads: "9-13-51 David", "11-15-54 Robert", "9-3-48 Sol", "7-11-55 Jacob", "7-9-58 Marianne", "6-24-52 Kenneth", and "12-8-49 Alan".
Jewelry from this period was most often crafted between 1920 and 1940. Art Deco jewelry sometimes featured white gold or platinum, geometric designs, European cut diamonds, filigree, and calibre cut stones that are specifically cut to fit the design of the piece. During the Art Deco period jewelers often made jewelry upon custom order, this would often take weeks to months to completely craft by hand.
The unique jewelry which emerged from this era is still very popular today. The item "Antique Vintage Mid Century Gold Filled GF RIPLEY Locket Charm Bracelet 21.8g" is in sale since Saturday, March 27, 2021. This item is in the category "Jewelry & Watches\Vintage & Antique Jewelry\Bracelets & Charms".
- Modified Item: No
- Country/Region of Manufacture: United States
- Style: Chain
- Metal #2: 12k Gold Filled
- Metal Purity: 12k
- Brand: Ripley and Gowan
- Metal: Gold Filled
- Type: Bracelet
- Jewelry Department: Fine